KVS TGT Science Syllabus
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Syllabus and Scheme for Limited Departmental Examination
Post – KVS TGT Science (Trained Graduate Teacher) in Central Schools (Kendriya Vidyalaya)
Job Description –
- To teach particular subject
- To assist the principal/vice principal
- To help children for holistic development
|TGT (Trained Graduate Teachers)
(Maths, Science and Social Science)
(A) General Knowledge (18 Questions)
(B) Reasoning Aptitude (12 Questions)
(C) Quantitative Aptitude (06 Questions)
(D) General Hindi & General English (14 Questions)
|Total Duration – 2 Hours 30 Minutes||150||150|
Knowledge/Areas/Skill to be tested
Å. SUBJECT COMPETENCY-80 Marks
Subject topics as per annexure.
B. Academics: 20 Marks
- Teaching methodology
- Basics of ICT and Educational psychology
- Code of conduct of Teachers and Students
- Rules of Examination & Promotion
- Scheme of Studies & Syllabus
C. General Aptitude: – 50 Marks
(1) General Knowledge,
(ii) Reasoning Aptitude,
(iii) Quantitative Aptitude,
(iv) General Hindi & General English
TOTAL MARKS : 150
|Topics||Details||Number of Questions|
|General Knowledge That Do no require subject specialization||A. Current Affairs/events of national and international importance
B. History of India and Indian National Movements.
C. Indian and World Geography- Physical, Social, Economic geography and of India and the world etc.
D. Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Issues, Articles, Rights etc.
E. Economic and Social Development – Sustainable development, poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social sectors initiatives etc.
F. General issues on Environment, Ecology, Bio-diversity, Climate Change, General Science, General Computer & Computer Literacy.
|Reasoning Aptitude||A. General Mental/ Analytical Ability
B. Verbal/Logical Reasoning, Relations & Hierarchies
C. Analogies, Assertion, Truth Statements.
D. Coding and Decoding, Situational Reasoning.
E. Series and Patterns involving words and alphabets.
|Hindi & English Knowledge||A. Proficiency related to the language, Elements of Language, Pedagogy of language development,
Communication and Comprehension abilities, Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing proficiencies etc.
|Quantitative Aptitude||A. Two and Three dimensional/Venn diagrams based questions
B. Number Patterns, Series, Sequences, Basic Numeracy
C. Arithmetic aptitude, Data interpretation (Charts, Graphs or tables, Data sufficiency etc.)
D. Direction sense, Analysis and interpretation in various contexts.
|General Aptitude Total Marks||50|
Syllabus for Limited Departmental Exam. for the post of TGT (SCIENCE).
1 – Fun with magnets: Magnetic materials, Magnetic poles, finding North and South Poles.
2 – Heat: Temperature and measurement of temperature-Clinical and Laboratory thermometer, Modes of Transmission of heat conduction, convection and radiation and their applications.
3 – Friction: Definition, Types of friction, Advantages and Disadvantages of friction
4 – Chemical effects of electric current: Conduction of electricity through liquids, Electroplating.
5 – Stars and the solar system: Moon, Phases of moon, Stars, Constellation, Solar System, Asteroids, Comets, Meteors, Artificial
satellites, Light Year.
6 – Motion: Distance and displacement, Velocity; Uniform and Non-uniforrı motion along a straight line; Acceleration, Distance-time and Velocity-time graphs for uniform motion and uniformly accelerated motion, Equations of motion by graphical method, Elementary idea of uniform circular motion.
7 – Force and Newton’s laws: Force and motion, Newton’s laws of motion, Inertia of a body, Inertia and mass, Momentum, Acceleration. Elementary idea of conservation of momentum, Action and Reaction forces.
8 – Gravitation: Gravitation; Universal law of gravitation, Force of gravitation of the earth (gravity), Acceleration due to gravity; Mass and weight; Free fall. Thrust and pressure. Archimedes’ principle, Buoyancy, Elementary idea of relative density.
9 – Work, energy and power: Work done by a force, Energy, Power; Kinetic and Potential energy; Law of conservation of energy.
10 – Sound: Nature of sound and its propagation in various media, Speed of sound, Range of hearing in humans; Ultrasound; Reflection of sound; Echo and SONAR.
11 – Magnetic effects of current: Magnetic field, Field lines, Field due to a current carrying conductor, Field due to current carrying coil or solenoid; Force carrying conductor, Fleming’s left hand rule. Electromagnetic induction. Induced potential difference, Induced current. Fleming’s Right Hand Rule, Direct current. Alternating current, Advantage of AC over DC, Domestic electric circuits.
12 – Light:
Reflection of light at curved surfaces, Images formed by spherical mirrors, Centre of curvature, Principal axis, Principal focus, Focal length. Mirror formula (Derivation not required) and magnification.
Refraction; Laws of refraction, Refractive index. Refraction of light by spherical lens, Image formed by spherical lenses, Lens formula (Derivation not required), Magnification. Power of a lens;
defects of vision and their corrections, applications of spherical mirrors and lenses. Refraction of light through a prism, Dispersion of light, Scattering of light, Applications in daily life.
13 – Electricity and Heating Effect of electric Current:
Electric current, Potential difference and electric current. Ohm’s law; Resistance, Resistivity, Factors on which the resistance of a conductor depends. Series combination of resistors, Parallel combination of resistors and its applications in daily life. Heating effect of electric current and its applications in daily life. Electric power, Inter relation between P, V, I and R.
14 – Sources of Energy:
Different forms of energy, Conventional and non-conventional sources of energy: Fossil fuels, Solar energy; Biogas; Wind, Water and Tidal energy; Nuclear energy. Renewable versus non renewable
15 – Components of food: Nutrients and its uses, Balanced diet, Deficiency diseases
16 – Getting to know plants:
Herbs, shrubs and trees, Stem and its functions, Leaf – Parts of leaf, types of venation, transpiration, photosynthesis, Root – Types and functions, Flower and its parts.
17 – Nutrition in plants: Mode of nutrition in plants, Photosynthesis, Other modes of nutrition.
18 – Transportation in animals and plants :
Circulatory system – Blood vessels, Heart, Excretory system in humans, Transport of water and minerals in plants, Transpiration.
19 – Microorganisms: Types of microorganisms – virus, bacteria, fungi, protozoa, algae, Uses and harmful effects of microorganisms. , Methods of food preservation, Nitrogen cycle.
20 – Conservation of plants and animals: Causes and consequences of deforestation, Conservation of forest and wildlife, Biosphere Reserve, Flora and fauna, Endemic Species, Wildlife sanctuary and National parks. Red data book, Migration, Reforestation
21 – Cell: -Structure and functions, Comparison of plant and animal cell.
22 – Reproduction in animals:
Sexual reproduction – Fertilization and its types, enbryo development, Asexual reproduction and its types
23 – Reaching the age of adolescence:
Changes at puberty, Role of hormones in initiating reproductive function, Sex determination, Types of hormones.
24 – Natural phenomena: Lightning and its safety, Types of charges and their Interaction, Earthquakes, causes and protection.
25 – Basic unit of life: Cell – Structure and functions
26 – Tissues: Plant tissues — Meristematic tissue, permanent tissues. , Animal Tissues – Epithelial, connective, muscular and nervous tissues.
27 – World of Living (Life processes): Nutrition and its types, Nutrition, respiration, transportation, excretion in human beings,
Transportation and excretion in plants.
28 – Fiber to Fabric: Fibers, fabric, types of fabric, animal and plant fibers.
29 – Separation of Substances : Need of separation. various methods of separation
30 – Air: Composition of Air, Uses of oxygen, carbon dioxide and Nitrogen
31 – Physical and Chemical Changes :
Physical Changes, Chemical changes, examples of physical and chemical changes, rusting of iron, crystallization.
32 – Soil : Formation of Soil, Soil types, Soil profile, properties of soil, soil conservation.
33 – Acids basis and Salts : Definition of Acids, basis and salts. Uses, Indicators, Natural Indicators, Neutralisation reaction, neutralisation in every day life.
34 – Metals and Non Metals: Physical and Chemical Properties of Metals and Non Metals, Uses of Metals and Non Metals, Alloys, Corrosion
35 – Pollution of Air and Water: Air and Water Pollution, Green House effect, Ganga Action Plan, Global warming, Causes and prevention of Pollution
36 – Combustion and Flame: Combustion, ignition temperature, types of Combustion, Flame and structure of flame, Fuel Efficiency, acid rain, How to control fire.
37 – Matter : Characteristics of Solid. Liquid and Gas, Change of State, Sublimation, Elements. Compounds and mixtures, Valency, Chemical formula of common compounds. Structure of atom. Nature and behavior, particle nature, mole concept, structure of atom.
38 – Chemical Substances: Chemical equations, balanced chemical equations, types of chemical reactions- Combination, de-
composition, displacement, neutralization, oxidation and reduction, carbon compounds, periodic classification of elements.
39 – Natural resources: Sources of energy, conventional and non-conventional sources of energy, renewable and non- renewable sources of energy: Our environment, eco system and environmental problems, conservation and management of natural resources.
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