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Test Series

General Studies & CSAT

UPSC Prelims Test Series Schedule 2017-18

CSAT

TEST NO SYLLABUS
1 Interpersonal skills & Average, Percentage, Critical Reasoning, Visual Reasoning, Distribution, Data Sufficiency, Parajumbled
2 Interpersonal skills & Ratio & Proportion, Number System, Course of Action, Statement & Conclusion, Binary Logic, Conditional Grouping
3 Interpersonal skills & Time & Work, Simplification, Implicit Statement, Seating Arrangement, Figure Analysis
4 Interpersonal skills & Mixtures & Alligations, Variation, Dice, Syllogism, Figure Analysis, Ranking Test
5 Interpersonal skills & Permutation & Combination, Probability, Time & Distance, Course of Action, Visual Reasoning, Indices & Surds, Set Theory, Distribution, Clock, Visual Reasoning, Statement & Conclusion
6 Interpersonal skills & Linear Equation, Quadratic Equation, Geometry, Calendar, Cause & Effect, Ranking Test Area & Volume, Chain Rule, Cubes, Para Summary, Direction Sense, Ranking Test, Syllogistic Arugment
7 Interpersonal skills & Number Theory, Inequalities, Logical Connectives, Cubes, Data Sufficiency, Progression & Series, Trains, Interest & Growth Rates, Ordering & Sequencing
8 Interpersonal skills & Profit & Loss & Discount, Races, Coding - Decoding, Statement & Conclusion, Ranking Test Number Series, Strong & Weak Arguments, Co-ordinate Geometry, Blood Relation
9 Interpersonal skills & Heights & Distance, Geometry, Routes & Network, Quantitative Based Reasoning Modern Maths, Number System, Geometry, Data Sufficiency, Algebra - Intensive Tests
10 Interpersonal skills & Data Interpretation, Visual Reasoning - intensive tests Reading Comprehension, Logical Puzzles - Intensive tests
11 - 16 MODEL TEST I to VI (FULL SYLLABUS)

General Studies

SERIAL NO. PAPER I - TOPICS
Test - 1
16.06.18
Essay
Test - 2
17.06.18
Modern Indian History from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present - significant events, personalities, Issues.  The Freedom Struggle - its various stages and important contributors / contributions from different parts of the country. Indian Society  Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.  Role of women & women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. Geography  Salient features of world’s physical geography.(Climatology)  Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc. geographical features and their location - changes in critical geographical features (including water-bodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.
Test -  3
23.06.18
Essay
Test - 4
24.06.18
Indian Polity  Indian Constitution - historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.  Functions & responsibilities of the Union and the States, issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges therein. Governance  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.  Development processes and the development industry - the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.  Role of civil services in a democracy.
Test - 5
01.07.18
Economic Development  Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.  Inclusive growth and issues arising from it.  Government Budgeting. Agriculture  Major crops - cropping patterns in various parts of the country, different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology is the aid of farmers. Internal Security  Linkages between development and spread of extremism.  Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security.  Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism
Test - 6
08.07.18
Indian History  Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. World History  History of the world will include events from 18th century such as industrial revolution, world wars, re-drawal of national boundaries, colonization, decolonization, political philosophies like communism capitalism, socialism etc. - their forms and effect on the society. Geography  Salient features of world’s physical geography. (Geomorphology, Oceanography + Others)  Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian sub-continent) factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India).
Test - 7
14.07.18
Essay
Test - 8
15.07.18
Indian Polity Parliament and State Legislatures - structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary - Ministries and Departments of the Government, pressure groups and formal / informal associations and their role in the Polity. International Relations India and its neighbourhood - relations. Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian Diaspora. Indian Society  Effects of globalization on Indian Society.  Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism.
Test - 9
22.07.18
Indian Economy  Land reforms in India.  Effects of liberalization on the economy, charges in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.  Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc.  Investment models. Agriculture  Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsides and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System - objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping, issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions; economics of animal - rearing. Internal Security  Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social net working sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security, money-laundering and its prevention.  Various Security forces and agencies and their mandate
Test - 10
28.07.18
Essay
Test -  11
29.07.18
Ethics  Attitude: content, structure, function; its influence and relation with thought and behaviour; moral and political attitudes; social influence and persuasion.  Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service, integrity, impartiality and non-partisanship, objectivity, dedication to public service, empathy, tolerance & Compassion towards the weaker sections.  Emotional intelligence - concepts & their utilities and application in administration and governance.  Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world.  Case studies on above issues. Art & Culture  Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature & Architecture from ancient to modern times.
Test - 12
05.08.18
Full Test: Full Portion
Test -  13
11.08.18
Essay
Test - 14
12.08.18
Indian Polity  Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions & responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies.  Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.  Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms & institutions.  Comparison of the Indian constitutional scheme with that of other countries.Governance  Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.  Issues relating to development & management of Social Sector / Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.  Issues relating to poverty and hunger.  Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance - applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures. International Relations  Bilateral, regional and global grouping and agreements involving India and / or affecting India’s interests.  Important international institutions, agencies and for a structure, mandate.
Test -  15
18.08.18
General Studies - 2 Time: 2pm to 5pm Full Test : Full Portion
Test -  16
19.08.18
Ethics  Public/Civil Service values & Ethics in Public administration; status and problems; ethical concerns &dilemmas in government and private institutions; laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance; accountability and ethical governance; strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance; ethical issues in international relations and funding; corporate governance.  Probity in Governance; Concept of public service; Philosophical basis of governance and probity; information sharing and transparency in government, Right to information, codes of Ethics, Codes of Conduct, Citizen’s Charters, Work culture, Quality of service delivery, Utilization of public funds, challenges of corruption.  Case studies on above issues.
Test -  17
25.08.18
Essay
Test -  18
26.08.18
Agriculture  Food processing and related industries in India - scope and significance, location, upstream and down stream requirements, supply chain management. Science and Technology  Science and Technology developments and their applications and effects in everyday life.  Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.  Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. Environment  Conservation, environmental pollution & degradation, environmental impact assessment.  Disaster and disaster management.
Test -  19
01.09.18
General Studies - 3 Time: 9am to 12pm Test: Full Portion
Test -  20
02.09.18
General Studies - 4 Time: 2pm to 5pm Test: Full Portion
Test -  21
15.09.18
Essay Time: 9am to 12pm Full Test
Test -  22
17.09.18
General Studies - 1 Time: 9am to 12pm Test: Full Portion
Test -  23
17.09.18
General Studies - 2 Time: 2pm to 5pm Test: Full Portion
Test -  24
18.09.18
General Studies - 3 Time: 9am to 12pm Test: Full Portion
Test -  25
18.09.18
General Studies - 4 Time: 2pm to 5pm Test: Full Portion

Geography

TEST NO. / Date TEST SYLLABUS MAP TEST SYLLABUS
1
05.07.18
Perspectives in Human Geography, Population & Settlement Geography, Model’s & Theories related to Population & Settlement Islands in India, Gulf / Bay / Capes / Points / Strait / Channels / Bridge
2
15.07.18
Economic Geography & Regional Planning & Model’s & Theories related to Economic Geography Mountains, Plateaus
3
26.07.18
Paper - I Geomorphology Peaks and Passes, Major ports and Minorports
4
03.08.18
Climatology + Remaining Models & Theories which are not covered in Test - 1 & Test - 2 All Capitals, HEPs
5
09.08.18
Geomorphology Hill Stations, Pilgrimage centres
6
16.08.18
Physical Setting & Agriculture Sanctuaries / National Park / Biosphere Reserves, Nuclear Power Plants
7
23.08.18
Resource, Industry, Transport, Trade & Communication Coal fields / Thermal Power Plants, Oil Refineries / Fields
8
30.08.18
Cultural setting, settlement Regional Development & Planning Iron ore mines / Steel Plants, Other Important Mining Areas
9
06.09.18
Political Aspects & Contemporary Issues Important Industrial Centres, Solar Power Plants / Wind Plants
10
16.09.18
Model Test 1 & 2

Political Science

TEST NO SCHEDULED TOPICS
1
24.06.18

9 to 10am
Political Science and International Relations Test Orientation
By Mr. Sayee Sridhar – AIR 107, CSE 2017
[Student of Political Science @ Vetrii IAS]
1A
24.06.18

10 to 10.30am
Political Science and International Relations Test Orientation
By Mr. Rajkumar SP – Senior Faculty, Vetrii IAS Study Circle
1B
24.06.18

11am to 1.30pm
Paper I – Section A
1. Political Theory: Meaning and approaches.
3. Justice: Conceptions of justice with special reference to Rawl’s theory of justice and its communitarian critiques.
7. Concept of power, ideology and legitimacy.
9. Indian Political Thought: Dharamshastra, Arthashastra and Buddhist traditions.
10. Western Political Thought: Plato, Aristotle, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, John S. Mill, Marx, Gramsci, Hannah Arendt.
Paper I – Section B
2. Making of the Indian Constitution: Legacies of the British rule; different social and political perspectives.
1C
24.06.18

2.30 to 5pm
Test 1 Discussion &
Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
1D
28.06.18

2pm @ Office
Answer Script Handover
2
07.07.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Paper I – Section A
2. Theories of the state: Liberal, Neoliberal, Marxist, Pluralist and feminist.
7. Concept of hegemony.
8. Political Ideologies: Liberalism, Socialism, Marxism, Fascism, Gandhism and Feminism.
9. Indian Political Thought: Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, Sri Aurobindo, M.K. Gandhi, B.R. Ambedkar and M.N. Roy.
Paper I – Section B
1. Indian Nationalism:
a. Political Strategies of India’s Freedom struggle: Constitutionalism to Mass Satyagraha, Non-cooperation, Civil Disobedience; Militant and Revolutionary Movements, Peasant and Workers’ Movements.
b. Perspectives on Indian National Movement: Liberal, Socialist and Marxist; Radical humanist and Dalit.
8. Planning and Economic Development: Nehruvian and Gandhian perspectives.
2A
09.07.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 2 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
3
21.07.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Paper I – Section A
4. Equality: Social, political and economic; relationship between equality and freedom; Affirmative action.
5. Rights: Meaning and theories; different kinds of rights; concept of Human Rights.
6. Democracy: Classical and contemporary theories; different models of democracy - representative, participatory and deliberative.
Paper I – Section B
3. Salient Features of the Indian Constitution: The Preamble, Fundamental Rights and Duties, Directive Principles; Parliamentary System and Amendment Procedures; Judicial Review and Basic Structure doctrine.
4.a. Principal Organs of the Union Government: Envisaged role and actual working of the Executive, Legislature and Supreme Court.
b. Principal Organs of the State Government: Envisaged role and actual working of the Executive, Legislature and High Courts.
6. Statutory Institutions/Commissions: Election Commission, Comptroller and Auditor General, Finance Commission, Union Public Service Commission, National Commission for Scheduled Castes, National Commission for scheduled Tribes, National Commission for Women; National Human Rights Commission, National Commission for Minorities, National Backward Classes Commission.
8. Planning and Economic Development: Role of planning and public sector; Green Revolution, land reforms and agrarian relations; liberalilzation and economic reforms.
11. Social Movements: Civil liberties and human rights movements; women’s movements; environmentalist movements
3A
23.07.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 3 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
4
28.07.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Paper I - Section A and B Full Test
4A
30.07.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 4 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
5
11.08.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Paper II – Section A
1. Comparative Politics: Nature and major approaches; political economy and political sociology perspectives; limitations of the comparative method.
2. State in comparative perspective: Characteristics and changing nature of the State in capitalist and socialist economies, and, advanced industrial and developing societies.
3. Politics of Representation and Participation: Political parties, pressure groups and social movements in advanced industrial and developing societies.
4. Globalisation: Responses from developed and developing societies.
5. Approaches to the Study of International Relations: Idealist, Realist, Marxist, Functionalist and Systems theory.
6. Key concepts in International Relations: National interest, Security and power; Balance of power and deterrence; Transnational actors and collective security; World capitalist economy and globalisation.
5A
13.08.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 5 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
6
18.08.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Paper II – Section A
7. Changing International Political Order: Rise of super powers; strategic and ideological Bipolarity, arms race and Cold War; nuclear threat; Non-aligned movement : Aims and achievements; Collapse of the Soviet Union; Unipolarity and American hegemony; relevance of non-alignment in the contemporary world.
8. Evolution of the International Economic System: From Brettonwoods to WTO; Socialist economies and the CMEA (Council for Mutual Economic Assistance); Third World demand for new international economic order; Globalisation of the world economy.
9. United Nations: Envisaged role and actual record; specialized UN agencies-aims and functioning; need for UN reforms.
10. Regionalisation of World Politics: EU, ASEAN, APEC, SAARC, NAFTA.
11. Contemporary Global Concerns: Democracy, human rights, environment, gender justice, terrorism, nuclear proliferation.
6A
20.08.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 6 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
7
25.08.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Paper II – Section B
India and the World:
1. Indian Foreign Policy: Determinants of foreign policy; institutions of policy-making; continuity and change.
2. India’s Contribution to the Non-Alignment Movement: Different phases; current role
3. India and South Asia: Regional Co-operation: SAARC – past performance and future prospects. South Asia as a Free Trade Area. India’s “Look East” policy. Impediments to regional co-operation: river water disputes; illegal cross-border migration; ethnic conflicts and insurgencies; border disputes.
4. India and the Global South: Relations with Africa and Latin America; leadership role in the demand for NIEO and WTO negotiations.
7A
27.08.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 7 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
8
01.09.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Paper II – Section B
5. India and the Global Centres of Power: USA, EU, Japan, China and Russia.
6. India and the UN System: Role in UN Peace-keeping; demand for Permanent Seat in the Security Council.
7. India and the Nuclear Question: Changing perceptions and policy.
8. Recent developments in Indian Foreign policy: India’s position on the recent crisis in Afghanistan, Iraq and West Asia, growing relations with US and Israel; vision of a new world order.
8A
03.09.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 8 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
9
15.09.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Full Test – Paper 1
9A
17.09.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 9 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover
10
22.09.18

9.30am to 12.30pm
Full Test – Paper 2
10A
24.09.18

7.30am to 10am
Test 10 Discussion &
Answer Script + Model Answer Sheet Skeleton Handover

History

TEST NO. TEST SYLLABUS MAP TEST SYLLABUS
1 PAPER - I ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL INDIA Pre-history and Proto-history Indus Valley Civilization Megalithic Cultures Aryans and Vedic Period
2 Period of Mahajanapadas Mauryan Empire
3 Post - Mauryan Period (Indo Greeks, Sakas, Kushanas, Western Kshatrapas) Early State and Society in Eastern India, Deccan and South India
4 Guptas, Vakatakas and Vardhanas Regional States during Gupta Era Themes in Early Indian Cultural History
5 Early Medieval India, 750-1200 Cultural Traditions in India, 750-1200
6 The Thirteenth Century The Fourteenth Century Society, Culture and Economy in the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries
7 The Fifteenth and Early Sixteenth Century The Fifteenth and early Sixteenth Century - Society and Culture Akbar
8 Mughal Empire in the Seventeenth Century Economy and Society in the UPSC - CSE (MAINS) VETRII IAS STUDY CIRCLE www.vetriias.com Page 3 Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries Culture in the Mughal Empire The Eighteenth Century
9 PAPER II MODERN INDIA AND MODERN WORLD European Penetration into India British Expansion in India Early Structure of the British Raj
10 Economic Impact of British Colonial Rule Social and Cultural Developments Social and Religious Reform movements in Bengal and Other Areas
11 Indian Response to British Rule. Factors leading to the birth of Indian Nationalism
12 Rise of Gandhi Constitutional Developments in the Colonial India between 1858 and 1935
13 National Movement Politics of Separatism
14 Consolidation as a Nation Caste and Ethnicity Economic development and political change
15 Enlightenment and Modern ideas Origins of Modern Politics Industrialization Nation-State System
16 Imperialism and Colonialism Revolution and Counter-Revolution
17 World Wars The World after World War II Liberation from Colonial Rule Decolonization and Underdevelopment
18 Unification of Europe Disintegration of Soviet Union and the Rise of the Unipolar World
19 Paper - I Full Test
20 Paper - II Full Test

Public Administration

Sociology

TNPSC - Group I Preliminary Examination

TEST NO DATE GENERAL STUDIES CURRENT AFFAIRS APTITUDE
1. 16.8.15 GEOGRAPHY NOV, DEC 2014 SIMPLIFICATION & NUMBER SERIES
2. 22.8.15 ZOOLOGY,TAMIL LITERATURE JAN, FEB 2015 LCM, HCF & DICE
3. 29.8.15 FUNDAMENTAL G.K MARCH 2015 AVERAGE & PERCENTAGE
4. 5.9.15 ECONOMICS APRIL 2015 RATIO, PROPORTION & AGE'S SUM
5. 12.9.15 PHYSICS/CHEMISTRY MAY 2015 SIMPLE INTEREST & COMPOUND INTEREST
6. 19.9.15 INDIAN POLITY JUNE 2015 TIME & WORK, TIME & DISTANCE, PIPE & STREAMS
7. 26.9.15 ANCIENT, MEDIEVAL & TAMIL NADU HISTORY JULY 2015 REASONING - ALPHA / NUMERICAL DIAGRAMATIC
8. 3.10.15 BOTANY, COMPUTER, SCIENCE & TECH AUGUST 2015 PROFIT & LOSS
9. 10.10.15 MODERN INDIA SEPTEMBER  2015 AREA & VOLUME, STATISTICS
10. 17.10.15 MODEL TEST -1
11. 24.10.15 MODEL TEST -2
12. 31.10.15 MOCK TEST (OPEN TO ALL)

TNPSC - Group I Main Examination

TEST NO Paper - II INDIAN POLITY
1 Historical background of constitution (1773 - 1947), Federal System, Parliamentary System, Schedules to Constitution (200 Marks) Time :- 2 Hours
2 Preamble, Citizenship, DPSP, Fundamental Rights, Fundamental Duties, Amendment of constitution. (250 Marks) Time :- 2. 30 Hours
3 Union Executives, Union Legislature,  Parliament, Status of J & K. (300 Marks) Time :- 3 Hours
4 State Executives, State-Legislatures, Emergency Provisions, Centre - State Relations, Anti-Defection Law. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
5 Judiciary in India, Local Government, Complexities of district Administration, Civil Services in India. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
6 Constitutional body, Non-Constitutional body and statutory body, All Commissions & Acts.(300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
TEST NO TAMIL NADU ADMINISTRATION & ITS RELATION WITH UNION.
7 People Welfare oriented programs, Industrial Map of Tamil Nadu, Government sponsored schemes with reference to Tamil Nadu, Industrial Map of India, Role of Recruitment agencies. Budget & Finance Administration. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
8 Government sponsored schemes of India, use of IT in Administration, E-Governance, Natural Calamities - Disaster Management and strategic planning. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
TEST NO GEOGRAPHY
9 Earth, Universe, Solar System, Atmosphere, Hydrosphere, Lithosphere, Monsoon, Rain fall, Weather & Climate (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
10 Water Resources, Rivers in India, Mineral & Natural Resources, Natural Vegetation, Forest & Wild Life (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
11 Agriculture, Transport & Communication, Bottom. Topography of Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea & Bay of Bengal, Climate change pollution control & its measures (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
TEST NO PAPER - I MODERN HISTORY OF INDIA & CULTURE
12 Advent of European invasion, Expansion & Consolidation of British rule Effect of British rule on Socio-Economic Factors. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
13 Social reform & Religious movements, India since independence, Unity in diversity political parties and its populist schemes, Early uprising before 1857. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
14 1857 Revolt, Indian National Movement (1885 - 1919) (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
15 Indian National Movement (1919 - 1947) Growth of Militant Movements.(300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
16 Era of different acts & Pacts, Mode of agitation, Communalism, National Leaders Gandhiji, Nehru, Tagore, Netaji. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
17 Role of Tamil Nadu in freedom struggle Tamil Nadu leaders - Rajaji, VOC, Periyar, Bharathiyar & Others. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
TEST NO APTITUDE & ABILITY
18 Conversion of information to data collection, compilation & presentation of data - Table, graphs& diagrams. (150 Marks) Time:- 2 Hours
19 Percentage, Highest Common factor, lowest common factor, Ratio & proportion, simple Interest & compound Interest (150 Marks) Time:- 2 Hours
20 Full Test (300 Marks) Time:- 3Hours
TEST NO SCIENCE
21 Scientific laws, inventions, Heat, Light sound, magnetism, Force, Motion & Energy Atomic & Nuclear Physics (200 Marks) Time:- 2 Hours
22 Elements & compounds, Oxidation & Reduction, Bio-Technology, polymers & its uses, Electro Chemistry,  Pesticides & fertilizers, Stem Cell Therapy, Mutation.(200 Marks) Time:- 2 Hours
23 Blood & its circulation, Bio-Communication, Endocrine system and Reproductive systems, nutrients & die tics, DRDO, Ocean Research & Development. Classification of living organisms, cell basic unit of life, Respiration (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
24 Genetics - Science of hereditary, Human diseases and its prevention ( Communicable & Non-Communicable diseases), Genetic Engineering, Remote sensing & its benefits, Bio diversity (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours              
25 Miscellaneous Topics(300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
NO Paper - III INDIAN ECONOMY& SOCIAL ISSUES, CURRENT EVENTS AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
26 Nature of Indian Economy & its five year plans, land reforms & Agriculture, Role of Public sector & disinvestment, National Income, Public Finance & fiscal policy, Price Policy & Public distribution. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
27 Banking, Money & Monetary Policy - Role of FDI, WTO, IMF, Rural welfare oriented programmes, LPG( Liberalization, Globalization & Monetary Policy, Energy, Economic Trend in Tamil Nadu. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
28 Impact of global economy on India & its challenges, India crisis & its Response. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
29 Population Explosion, Unemployment issues in India & Tamil Nadu, Child Labour, Poverty, Unemployment, Government Policy & its measures.(300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
30 Illiteracy, women empowerment, country, sexual assault, Domestic violence, Welfare measures of SC/St’s and minorities and its commissions, Role of NGO, Government schemes for Socio-Economic Developments. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
31 Communalism, Terrorism, Corruption, Regional disparities, community development programme, Human Rights and its issues, Problems of Minorities, Alcoholism, Drug Abuse. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
32 India foreign policy, India and its neighbours, political parties and political system in India, Electoral reforms. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
33 Important events, Books and authors, Awards and honours, World organisations. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
34, 35 English comprehension, precise writing Essay Writing (150 Marks) (or) Tamil Language, Tamil Society and its culture heritage. (300 Marks) Time:- 3 Hours
36, 37, 38 Model Test - I
39, 40,41 Model Test - II

TNPSC - Group II Preliminary Examination

TEST NO GENERAL STUDIES APTITUDE CURRENT AFFAIRS
GENERAL TAMIL (or) GENERAL ENGLISH
1. HISTORY Average & percentage Nov & Dec 6th Full Book
2. INDIAN POLITY Ratio, S.I.& C.I January & February 7th Full Book
3.  ZOOLOGY Tables, Graphs, Diagrams,
Time & Work, Time & Distance
March &April 8th Full Book
4. PHYSICS & CHEMISTRY Profit & Loss, Age Sum’s May & June 9th Full Book
5.  ECONOMICS LCM & HCF, Number Series July & August 10th Full Book
6.  BOTANY Reasoning, Simplification September & October 11th Full Book
7.  GEOGRAPHY Area & volume, Statistics  last one year 12th Book
8. FULL TEST - I (Exam Pattern)
9. FULL TEST - II (Open to All)

TNPSC - Group II Main Examination

TEST NO SYLLABUS
Physics Test -1 Nature of universe, General scientific laws, Scientific instruments, Physical quantities, standards and units, Mechanics and properties of matter, Force, motion and energy, Heat-Thermo dynamics, Atomic physics
Physics Test - 2 Inventions and discoveries, Science glossary, Light, Sound, Magnetism, Electricity, Electronics
Chemistry Test -3 Elements and compounds - Acids, bases and salts - Oxidation and reduction - Carbon, nitrogen and their compounds-Fertilizers-pesticides, insecticides
Botany Test - 4 Cell, Classification of living organism, Nutrition Dietetics, Plants Respiration, plants Reproductive systems
Zoology Test - 5 Main concept of life science - The cell, classification, Nutrition & dieteics, Respiration, Blood & Blood circulation, Endocrine system, Reproductive system, Excretory system
Science & Tech, Computer Science Test - 6 Govt. policy - organizations on Science and Technology - Role, achievement & impact of Science and technology - Energy - self sufficiency - oil exploration, Computer science and advancement.
Zoology Test - 7 Genetics - the science of heredity – Environment, ecology, health and – hygiene, Bio-diversity and its conservation – Human diseases, prevention and remedies – Communicable diseases and non-communicable diseases-Alcoholism and Drug abuse
8 Science Full Test
Administration of Union & States Test -9 State Govt. organisation – structure, functions and control mechanism – District administration, Public services – role of recruitment agencies in TN – State finance –resources, budget and financial administration
Administration of Union & States Test - 10 Tamil Nadu Govt welfare schemes, Industrial map of TN, Use of IT in administration – e-governance in the State- Natural calamities
Administration of Union & States Test - 11 Relationship between State and Union, Public services in union, Government sponsored schemes with reference to India, Industrial map of India, Disaster Management Union and State
Administration of Union & States Test - 12 Administration of Union & States -Full Test
Socio Economic Issues Test - 13 Population Explosion – Unemployment issues in India & Tamil Nadu – Child Labour – Economic Issues (a) Poverty (b) Sanitation – Rural and Urban, Employment Guarantee Scheme - Self employment and Entrepreneurship development
Socio Economic Issues Test - 14 Corruption in public life – Anti Corruption measures – CVC, Lok-adalats, Ombudsman, CAG, Human Rights issues – Right to information – Central and State Commission
Socio Economic Issues Test - 15 Women Empowerment – Role of the Govt. in Women Empowerment – Social injustice to womenfolk – Domestic violence, dowry menace, sexual assault – Impact of violence on the growth of the nation – Religious violence, - Terrorism and Communal violence
Socio Economic Issues Test - 16 Illiteracy-Education – Linkage between Education and Economic Growth-Community Development Programme -Role of N.G.O’s in Social Welfare – Govt. Policy on Health
17 Socio Economic Issues Full Test
18 Current issues at National Level
19 Current issues at State Level
20 Model Test - 1
21 Model Test - 2
22 Model Test - 3
23 Model Test - 4

TNPSC - Group II A Examination (Non Interview Post)

TEST NO GENERAL STUDIES APTITUDE CURRENT AFFAIRS & G.K GENERAL TAMIL (or) GENERAL ENGLISH
1. HISTORY Average & percentage Dec 2014 & Jan 2015 6th  Full Book
2. INDIAN POLITY Ratio, S.I. & C.I Feb & Mar 2015 7th  Full Book
3. ZOOLOGY Tables, Graphs, Diagrams, Time & Work, Time & Distance April & May 2015 8th  Full Book
4. PHYSICS & CHEMISTRY Profit & Loss, Age Sum’s June & July 2015 9th Full Book
5. ECONOMICS LCM & HCF, Number Series August & Sep 2015 10th Full Book
6. BOTANY Reasoning, Simplification October 2015 11th Full Book
7. GEOGRAPHY Area & volume, Statistics November 2015 12th Full Book
8. FULL TEST – I(Exam Pattern)
9. FULL TEST – II(Open to All)

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  • Modern World History
  • Indian Heritage Culture
  • Indian Polity
  • Ancient India
  • Economics
  • Indian Geography
  • TNPSC Botany
  • TNPSC History
  • TNPSC History
  • TNPSC Chemistry
  • TNPSC Economics
  • TNPSC Geography
  • TNPSC Indian Polity
  • TNPSC Mental Ability and Statistics
  • TNPSC Zoology
  • TNPSC Physics
  • TNPSC History
  • TNPSC History
  • TNPSC Botany
  • TNPSC Indian Policy
  • TNPSC Chemistry
  • TNPSC Economics Issues
  • TNPSC Zoology
  • TNPSC History
  • TNPSC Geography
  • TNPSC Mental Ability and Statistics
  • TNPSC Physics
  • TNPSC History
  • TNPSC Social Production Schemes
  • SI Botany
  • SI Zoology
  • SI History
  • SI Chemistry
  • SI History
  • SI Economics
  • SI Indian Polity
  • SI Geography
  • SI Social Production Schemes
  • SI Mental Ability and Statistics
  • SI Histoty
  • Resources and Industries
  • Medieval India
  • Modern India
  • Internation Relations
  • Environment

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Old No.52, New No.1, 9th Street,
F Block, 1st Avenue Main Road,
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Tamil Nadu, India - 600102.
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F-Block 37/38, 2nd Avenue Main Road, Chinthamani,
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No.189/1, Meyanoor Road,
Near ARRS Multiplex,
Near Salem New bus Stand),
Opp. Venkateshwara Complex,
Salem, Tamil Nadu, India - 636004.
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