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Unit­ I General science  :

Physics Universe‐General Scientific laws‐Scientific instruments‐Inventions and  discoveries‐National  scientific  laboratories‐Science  glossary‐Mechanics  and  properties of matter‐Physical quantities, standards and units‐Force, motion and  energy‐Electricity  and  Magnetism,  Electronics  and  Communication  ‐Heat,  light  and  sound‐Atomic  and  nuclear  physics‐Solid  State  Physics  –  Spectroscopy‐  Geophysics ‐ Astronomy and space science

  Chemistry Elements  and  Compounds‐Acids,  bases  and  salts‐Oxidation  and  reduction‐Chemistry of ores and metals‐Carbon, nitrogen and their compounds‐ Fertilizers,  pesticides,  insecticides‐Biochemistry  and  biotechnology‐ Electrochemistry‐Polymers and plastics

Botany­  Main Concepts  of life  science‐The cell‐basic unit  of life‐Classification  of  living  organism‐Nutrition  and  dietetics‐Respiration‐Excretion  of  metabolic  waste‐Bio‐communication

   Zoology­ Blood  and  blood  circulation‐Endocrine  system‐Reproductive  system‐ Genetics the science of heredity‐Environment, ecology, health and hygiene,  Bio‐  diversity and its conservation‐Human diseases‐Communicable diseases and non‐  communicable diseases‐ prevention and  remedies‐ Alcoholism and drug abuse‐ Animals, plants and human life

Unit­ II. Current Events 

History­­ Latest  diary  of  events  –  National‐‐National  symbols‐Profile  of  States‐ Defence,  national  security  and  terrorism‐World  organizations‐pacts  and  summits‐Eminent persons & places in news‐Sports & games‐Books & authors  ‐ Awards  &  honours‐Cultural  panorama‐Latest  historical  events‐‐  India  and  its  neighbours‐‐ Latest terminology‐ Appointments‐who is who?

Political Science ­1.  India’s  foreign  policy‐2.  Latest  court  verdicts  –  public  opinion‐3.  Problems  in  conduct  of  public  elections‐4.  Political  parties  and  political system in India‐5. Public awareness & General administration‐6. Role of  Voluntary organizations & Govt.,‐7. Welfare oriented govt. schemes, their utility

Geography Geographical landmarks‐Policy on environment and ecology—

Economics ­­Current  socio‐economic  problems‐New  economic  policy  &  govt.  sector

Science­ Latest inventions  on  science &  technology‐Latest discoveries in Health  Science‐Mass media & communication .

Unit­III. Geography   Earth  and  Universe‐Solar  system‐Atmosphere  hydrosphere,  lithosphere‐ Monsoon, rainfall, weather  and  climate‐Water resources  ‐‐‐ rivers in India‐Soil,  minerals  &  natural  resources‐Natural  vegetation‐Forest  &  wildlife‐Agricultural  pattern,  livestock  &  fisheries‐Transport  including  Surface  transport    &  communication‐Social geography  – population‐density and  distribution‐Natural  calamities – disaster management‐Climate change  ‐ impact and consequences   ‐  mitigation measures‐Pollution Control

Unit­IV. History and culture of India      Pre‐historic  events‐‐Indus  valley  civilization‐Vedic,  Aryan  and  Sangam  age‐ Maurya  dynasty‐Buddhism  and  Jainism‐Guptas,  Delhi  Sultans,  Mughals  and  Marathas‐Age of Vijayanagaram and  the bahmanis‐South  Indian history‐Culture  and  Heritage  of  Tamil  people‐Advent  of  European  invasion‐Expansion  and  consolidation  of  British  rule‐Effect  of  British  rule  on  socio‐economic  factors‐ Social  reforms  and  religious  movements‐India  since  independence‐ Characteristics  of  Indian  culture‐Unity  in  diversity  –race,  colour,  language,  custom‐India‐as  secular  state‐Organizations  for  fine  arts,  dance,  drama,  music‐ Growth  of  rationalist, Dravidian movement in  TN‐Political  parties  and  populist  schemes‐  Prominent  personalities  in  the  various  spheres  –  Arts,  Science,  literature  and  Philosophy  –  Mother  Teresa,  Swami  Vivekananda,  Pandit  Ravishankar , M.S.Subbulakshmi, Rukmani Arundel and J.Krishnamoorthy etc.


     Constitution  of  India‐.      Preamble  to  the  constitution‐  Salient  features  of  constitution‐      Union,  State  and  territory‐      Citizenship‐rights  amend  duties‐    Fundamental  rights‐    Fundamental  duties‐    Human  rights  charter‐      Union  legislature – Parliament‐ State executive‐ State Legislature – assembly‐ Status of  Jammu & Kashmir‐ Local government – panchayat raj – Tamil Nadu‐ Judiciary in  India  –  Rule  of  law/Due  process  of  law‐  Indian  federalism  –  center  –  state  relations‐.  Emergency  provisions‐  Civil  services  in  India‐  Administrative  challenges in a welfare state‐ Complexities of district administration‐ Elections ‐  Election  Commission  Union  and  State.  Official  language  and  Schedule‐VIII‐  Amendments to constitution‐ Schedules to constitution‐. Administrative reforms  &  tribunals‐  Corruption  in  public  life‐  Anti‐corruption  measures  –  Central  Vigilance  Commission,    lok‐adalats,  Ombudsman,          ‐  Comptroller  and  Auditor  General  of  India‐  Right  to  information  ‐  Central  and  State  Commission‐  Empowerment  of  women‐  Voluntary  organizations  and  public  grievances  Redressal‐ Consumer protection forms.

Unit­ VI.  Indian economy 

    Nature of Indian economy‐Need for economic planning‐Five‐year plan models‐an  assessment‐Land  reforms  &  agriculture‐Application  of  science  in  agriculture‐ Industrial  growth‐Capital  formation  and  investment‐Role  of  public  sector  &  disinvestment‐Development of infrastructure‐  National income‐  Public  finance & fiscal policy‐  Price policy & public distribution‐  Banking, money & monetary  policy‐  Role  of  Foreign  Direct    Investment  (FDI)‐  WTO‐globalization  &  privatization‐  Rural  welfare  oriented  programmes‐  Social  sector  problems  –  population, education, health, employment, poverty‐HRD – sustainable economic  growth‐    Economic  trends  in  Tamil  Nadu  ‐Energy  Different  sources  and  development‐  Finance  Commission  ‐Planning  Commission‐    National Development Council .

Unit­VI.  Indian national movement   

   National  renaissance‐Early  uprising  against  British  rule‐1857  Revolt‐  Indian  National Congress‐Emergence of national leaders‐Gandhi, Nehru, Tagore, Nethaji  ‐Growth  of  militant  movements  ‐Different  modes  of  agitations‐Era  of  different  Acts   &  Pacts‐World war &  final  phase  struggle‐Communalism led to  partition‐ Role  of  Tamil  Nadu  in  freedom  struggle  ‐  Rajaji,  VOC,  Periyar,  Bharathiar  &  Others‐Birth of political parties /political system in India since independence .

Unit­VII.  APTITUDE & MENTAL ABILITY TESTS Conversion  of  information  to  data‐Collection,  compilation  and  presentation  of  data  ‐  Tables,  graphs,  diagrams‐Parametric  representation  of  data‐Analytical  interpretation  of  data    ‐Simplification‐Percentage‐Highest  Common  Factor    (HCF)‐Lowest  Common  Multiple    (LCM)‐Ratio  and  Proportion‐Simple  interest‐ Compound  interest‐Area‐Volume‐Time  and  Work‐Behavioral  ability  ‐Basic  terms,  Communications  in  information  technology‐Application  of  Information  and  Communication  Technology  (ICT)‐  Decision  making  and  problem  solving‐ Logical  Reasoning‐Puzzles‐Dice‐Visual  Reasoning‐Alpha  numeric  Reasoning‐ Number Series‐Logical Number/Alphabetical/Diagrammatic Sequences .

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  1. Sir I am completed B.A . ECONOMICS in the year of 2006 to 2009 . My date of birth is 23.07.1988. I am married but inter cast . He is in SC . I am OC . I want to work in government job. Which one is applicable for me. Can u suggest me?


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