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TEST AVAILABLE FOR
1.      GENERAL TAMIL
2.      GENERAL ENGLISH
3.      GENERAL STUDIES
GENERAL TAMIL

TEST NO
DETAILS
1
6TH TAMIL
2
7TH TAMIL
3

8TH TAMIL
4
9TH TAMIL
5
10TH TAMIL
6
11TH TAMIL
7
12TH TAMIL
8
TAMIL ILAKKIYA VARALARU – 1
9
TAMIL GRAMMER TEST 6-10TH BOOK
10
TAMIL ILAKKIYA VARALARU- 2
11
OVERALL
12
OVERALL
NOTE: ALL QUESTION PAPER WILL CARRY 100 – 150 QUESTION IN GENERAL TAMIL
GENERAL KNWOLEDGE
TEST NO
DETAILS
1
6th  ( HISTORY + science + Geography + Civics)
2
7th   ( HISTORY + science + Geography + Civics)
3
8th   ( HISTORY + science + Geography + Civics)
4
9th  ( HISTORY + science + Geography + Civics)
5

10th ( HISTORY + science + Geography + Civics)
6
11 & 12 History
7
11 & 12th Economy  + Yearbook
8
11 &  12th Physics (covers extra portion )
9
11  & 12th Chemistry ( Covers Extra portion)
10
11th & 12th Botany & Zoology ( Covers Extra portion)
11
Basic General Knowledge – 1
12

Basic General Knowledge – 2
13
12th Political Science and Indian Culture book
14
Current Affairs + Aptitude
15
Current Affairs + Aptitude
NOTE:
ü  GENEREL STUDIES PAPER WILL CARRY 100-200 QUESTION BASED ON THE TOPIC
ü  FOR HISTORY AND SCIENCE DEGREE STANDARD QUESTION WILL BE ADDED IN TEST SERIES ACCORDING TO SYLLABUS.
ü  FOR THOSE WHO JOIN WILL GET CURRENT AFFAIRS BOOKLET BEFORE THE EXAM
ü  QUESTION PAPER WILL BE SET IN BOTH LANGUAGES
GENERAL ENGLISH
TEST NO
TOPIC
1
1.      PART-  A  –  1ST & 2ND UNIT
2.      PART – B –    FIRST UNIT
3.      PART – C –  1ST & 2ND UNIT
2
1.      PART – A  –  3  & 4 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 2 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  3 & 4 UNIT
3
1.      PART – A  –  5  & 6 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 3 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  5 & 6 UNIT
4
1.      PART – A  –  7  & 8 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 4 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  7 & 8 UNIT
5
1.      PART – A  –  9 & 10 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 5 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  9 & 10 UNIT
6
1.      PART – A  –  11  & 12 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 6 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  11 & 12 UNIT
7
1.      PART – A  –   13  & 14 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 7 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  13 & 14 UNIT
8
1.      PART – A  –  15  & 16 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 8 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  15& 16 U
NIT
9
1.      PART – A  –  17  & 18 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 9 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  17 & 18 UNIT
10
1.      PART – A  –  19  & 20 UNIT
2.      PART – B  – 10 UNIT
3.      PART – C –  19 & 20 UNIT
11
REVISION TEST – 1
12

REVISION TEST – 2
NOTE:
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TNPSC GR 2A SYLLABUS / TNPSC GROUP IIA GENERAL KNOWLEDGE AND GENERAL ENGLISH SYLLABUS AND BOOK LIST PDF

TNPSC GROUP IIA GENERAL KNOWLEDGE AND GENERAL ENGLISH
SYLLABUS AND BOOK LIST
Dear Friends and Aspirants TNPSC going to publish notification for Group2a and other examination in this year as per the annual planner. In this document am updated syllabus and what the books to be followed for the examination.
Important Suggestion
·        Try to Score 90 Plus questions in general English. 70 plus questions in general studies. But your ultimate aim should be get 180 plus question correctly (Recent Group IV Trend. But the scoring of 180 plus is depend upon the standard of question).
·        Complete school Text book first. After completing school books  you may refer for additional reference but don’t depend coaching material. You can use coaching material for revision only.
·        Some people may advise you should study 10 hours a day but you don’t bother about it. The study time varies person to person some person study only 4 -5 hour per  day , another may study 7- 8 hour per day but the time of study is not important effective study only decides our success.
·        Approach your preparation based on the prescribed syllabus and previous year question paper. If possible paste the syllabus in front of your study place
·        Many people collect various institute materials but they never use. So collect selective notes.
·        Give more importance to the subject in the following order, 1. General Tamil/ English/ 2. Aptitude 3. Current Affairs 4. Polity 5. Basic Gk. 6 Modern India. All Subjects are important but above mentioned subjects covers more than 150 questions.
·        Other than School book you should read Arihant or Lucent  General Knowledge book to score 15 question. Because many people just read school book they are not sound in Fundamental knowledge. This portion decide your top rank.
·        How we studied? what we studied it doesn’t ensure success. In Last 3 hour Examination time only decide our success.  To avoid silly mistake take mock test in your place using shakthi or Sura Question Bank
General Science:
Physics
UniverseGeneral Scientific lawsScientific instrumentsInventions and discoveries National scientific laboratoriesScience glossaryMechanics and properties of matterPhysical quantities, standards and unitsForce, motion and energyelectricity and Magnetism Heat, light and soundAtomic and nuclear physics.
Suggested Readings
·        6 to 10 School books
·        Physics portion in Arihant or Lucent GK Book
·        12th Std Physics Unit no 6 and 8 refer Basic topics only
Chemistry
Elements and CompoundsAcids, bases and saltsOxidation and reductionChemistry of ores and metalsCarbon, nitrogen and their compoundsFertilizers, pesticides, insecticides
Suggested Readings
·        6 to 10 School books
·        Chemistry portion in Arihant or Lucent GK Book
·        11th Std Chemistry 8 ( Study Nitrogen Related only) and 17 and 18 units
·        12th Std Chemistry 21 and 22 units alone
Botany
Main Concepts of life scienceThe cellbasic unit of lifeClassification of living organism‐‐ Nutrition and dieteticsRespiration
Suggested Readings
·        6 to 10 School books
·        11th Botany unit no , 2,4,7 only
·        12th Botany unit no 3,4,6 alone
Zoology
Blood and blood circulationEndocrine systemReproductive systemGenetics the science of heredityEnvironment, ecology, health and hygiene, Bio diversity and its conservationHuman diseases, prevention and remediesCommunicable diseases and non communicable diseases
Suggested Readings
·        6 to 10 School books
·        Zoology  portion in Arihant or Lucent GK Book
·        11th Std  3rd unit only
·        12th std 1,4,5,6 units only.
Current Events
History
Latest diary of events – NationalNational symbolsProfile of States Eminent persons & places in newsSports & gamesBooks & authors Awards & honoursLatest historical events‐‐ India and its neighbours Appointmentswho is who?
Political Science
Problems in conduct of public elections Political parties and political system in India Public awareness & General administration Role of Voluntary organizations & Govt., Welfare oriented govt. schemes, their utility
Geography
Geographical landmarksPolicy on environment and ecology
 Economics
Current socioeconomic problems New economic policy & govt. sector
Science
Latest inventions on science & technology Latest discoveries in Health Science Mass media & communication.
Suggested Readings
·        TNPSC Portal ( From March they are daily updating in English)
·        www.iya.competitiveexam.in( before 20 days of Exam will be uploaded)
·        GK Today
·        Newspaper ( the Hindu)
·        you can’t follow more than one source so kindly follow any of the above one
Geography
Earth and UniverseSolar systemAtmosphere hydrosphere, lithosphereMonsoon, rainfall, weather and climateWater resources rivers in IndiaSoil, minerals & natural resources Natural vegetationForest & wildlifeAgricultural pattern, livestock & fisheries Social geography – populationdensity and distributionNatural calamities – disaster management.
Suggested Readings
·        6 to 1oth School book
·        Geography portion in Arihant or Lucent GK Book
History and culture of India South Indian history
Culture and Heritage of Tamil people‐‐Advent of European invasion Expansion and consolidation of British ruleEffect of British rule on socioeconomic factorsSocial reforms and religious movementsIndia since independenceCharacteristics of Indian culture 41 Unity in diversity –race, colour, language, customIndiaas secular stateOrganizations for fine arts, dance, drama, musicGrowth of rationalist, Dravidian movement in TNPolitical 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.
INDIAN NATIONAL MOVEMENT
Early uprising against British rule1857 Revolt Indian National CongressEmergence of national leadersGandhi, Nehru, Tagore, NetajiGrowth of militant movements Communalism led to partitionRole of Tamil Nadu in freedom struggle Rajaji, VOC, Periyar, Bharathiar& OthersBirth of political parties /political system in India since independence.
Suggested Readings
·        6 to 10 Social Science ( History Portion , Except 9th History Because World history not in syllabus)
·        11 and 12th History book
·        If you want more fact kindly refer to Arihant or Lucent
Constitution of India
 Preamble to the constitution Salient features of constitution Union, State and territory 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 Elections Election Commission Union and State Amendments to constitution Schedules to constitution Administrative reforms & tribunals Corruption in public life Anticorruption measures – Central Vigilance Commission, lokadalats, Ombudsman, Comptroller and Auditor General of India Right to information Central and State Commission Empowerment of women.
Suggested Readings
·        6th to 1o School book civic portion
·        12th political Science book
·        Arihant or Lucent GK book polity portion
·        (Some people may say Lakshmikandh must be studied but they never completed Lakshmikandh )
INDIAN ECONOMY
Nature of Indian economy Fiveyear plan modelsan assessmentLand reforms & agriculture Application of science in agricultureIndustrial growthRole of public sector & disinvestment Development of infrastructure National income 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.
Suggested Readings
·        11th Indian Economy 1 to 10 units
·        12th Economy last 2 units ( fiscal and monetary policy)
·        Arihant or Lucent GK book Economy portion
APTITUDE & MENTAL ABILITY TESTS
Conversion of information to data‐‐Collection, compilation and presentation of data Tables, graphs, diagramsAnalytical interpretation of data SimplificationPercentageHighest Common Factor (HCF)Lowest Common Multiple (LCM)Ratio and ProportionSimple interestCompound interestAreaVolumeTime and Work Decision making and problem solvingLogical Reasoning PuzzlesDiceVisual ReasoningAlpha numeric ReasoningNumber Series Logical Number/Alphabetical/Diagrammatic Sequences.
Suggested Readings
·        School books
·        Practice old question paper
SYLLABUS – GENERAL ENGLISH
1.      Match the following words and Phrases given in Column A with their meanings in Column B.
2.      Choose the correct ‘Synonyms’ for the underlined word from the options given
3.      Choose the correct ‘Antonyms’ for the underlined word from the options given
4.      Select the correct word (Prefix, Suffix)
5.      Fill in the blanks with suitable Article
6.      Fill in the blanks with suitable Preposition
7.      Select the correct Question Tag
8.      Select the correct Tense
9.      Select the correct Voice 1
10.  Fill in the blanks (Infinitive, Gerund, Participle)
11.  Identify the sentence pattern of the following sentence (Subject, Verb, Object….) Blanks with correct ‘Homophones’
12.  Find out the Error (Articles, Prepositions, Noun, Verb, Adjective, Adverb)
13.  Comprehension
14.  Select the correct sentence
15.  Find out the odd words (Verb, Noun, Adjective, Adverb)
16.  Select the correct Plural forms
17.  Identify the sentence (Simple, Compound, Complex Sentense)
18.  Identify the correct Degree.
19.  Form a new word by blending the words
20.  Form compound words (Eg: Noun+Verb, Gerund+Noun)
Part-B Literature
1.      Figures of speech observed in the following Poems:
 Alliteration – Allusion – Simile – Metaphor – Personification – Oxymoron – Onomatopoeia – Anaphora – Ellipsis – Rhyme Scheme – Rhyming Words – Repetition – Apostrophe A Psalm of Life – Women’s Rights – The Nation United – English words – Snake – The Man He Killed – Off to outer space tomorrow morning – Sonnet No.116 – The Solitary Reaper – Be the Best – O Captain My Captain – Laugh and Be Merry – Earth – Don’t quit – The Apology – Be Glad your Nose is on your face – A sonnet for my Incomparable Mother – The Flying Wonder – To a Millionaire – The Piano – Manliness – Going for water – The cry of the Children – Migrant Bird – Shilpi.
2.      Appreciation Questions from Poetry
A Psalm of Life – Women’s Rights – The Nation United – English words – Snake – The Man He Killed – Off to outer space tomorrow morning – Sonnet No.116 – The Solitary Reaper – Be the Best – O Captain My Captain – Laugh and Be Merry – Earth – Don’t quit – The Apology – Be Glad your – Nose is on your face – A sonnet for my Incomparable Mother – The Flying Wondr – To a Millionaire – The Piano – Manliness – Going for water – The cry of the Children – Migrant Bird – Shilpi.
3.      Important lines from Poems.
Where the mind is without fear – The Solitary Reaper – Going for water – A Psalm of Life – Be the Best – Sonnet No.116
4.      Questions on the Biography of
Mahatma Gandhi – Jawaharlal Nehru – Subash Chandra Bose – Helen Keller Kalpana Chawala – Dr.Salim Ali – Rani of Jhansi – Nelson Mandela – Abraham Lincoln
5.      Questions on Shakespeare’s
Merchant of Venice (Act IV Court Scene) – Julius Ceasar (Act III Scene 2) – Sonnet 116
6.      Questions from Oscar Wilde’s-The Model Millionaire – The Selfish Giant
7.      R.Karl Paulnack Music-The Hope Raiser
8.      Comprehension Questions from the following Motivational Essays:
Gopala Krishna Gokhale’s Speech on 25th July in Mumbai in response to The address presented to him by students- Dale Carnegie’s ‘The Road to success- Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam’s ‘Vision for the Nation’(from‘India 2020’) – Ruskin Bond’s ‘Our Local Team’ – Hope Spencer’s ‘Keep your spirits high’ – Deepa Agarwal’s ‘After the storm’ – Brian patten’s ‘You can’t be that no you can’t be that’
9.      Comprehension Questions from the following description of Places Ahtushi Deshpande’s ‘To the land of snow’ – Manohar Devadoss – Yaanai Malai – Brihadeesvarar Temple
10.  British English – American English
Part-C Authors and their Literary Works
1.      Match the Poems with the Poets
 A psalm of Life – Be the Best – The cry of the children – The Piano – Manliness Going for water – Earth -The Apology – Be Glad your Nose is on your face – The Flying Wonder -Is Life But a Dream – Be the Best – O captain My Captain – Snake – Punishment in Kindergarten -Where the Mind is Without fear – The Man He Killed – Nine Gold Medals.
2.      Which Nationality the story belongs to?
The selfish Giant – The Lottery Ticket – The Last Leaf – How the Camel got its Hump – Two Friends – Refugee – The Open Window

3.      Identify the Author with the short story

The selfish Giant – The Lottery Ticket – The Last Leaf – How the Camel got its Hump – Two Friends – Refugee – The Open Window – A Man who Had no Eyes – The Tears of the Desert – Sam The Piano – The face of Judas Iscariot – Swept Away – A close encounter – Caught Sneezing – The Wooden Bowl – Swami and the sum.
4.      Whose Auto biography / Biography is this?
5.      Which Nationality the Poet belongs to ?
Robert Frost – Archibald Lampman – D.H. Lawrence – Rudyard Kipling Kamala Das – Elizabeth Barrett Browning – Famida Y. Basheer – Thomas Hardy – Khalil Gibran – Edgar A. Guest – Ralph Waldo Emerson – Jack Prelutsky – F. Joanna – Stephen Vincent Benet – William Shakespeare – William Wordsworth – H.W. Long Fellow – Annie Louisa walker – Walt Whitman – V.K. Gokak.
6.      Characters, Quotes, Important Lines from the following works of Indian Authors:
Sahitya Akademi Award winner: Thakazhi Sivasankaran Pillai – ‘Farmer’ Kamala Das – 1. Punishment in Kindergarten 2. My Grandmother’s House R.K. Narayan – Swami and the sum – Rabindranath Tagore – Where the mind is without fear – Dhan Gopal Mukherji – Kari, The Elephant – Deepa Agarwal – After the Storm – Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam – Vision for the Nation Indra Anantha Krishna- The Neem Tree – Lakshmi Mukuntan- The Ant Eater and the Dassie – Dr. Neeraja Raghavan – The Sun Beam
7.      Drama Famous lines, characters, quotes from Julius Caesar – The Merchant of Venice
8.      Match the Places, Poet, Dramatist, Painter with suitable option
9.      Match the following Folk Arts with the Indian State / Country
10.  Match the Author with the Relevant Title/Character
11.  Match the Characters with Relevant Story Title
 The Selfish Giant – How the camel got its hump – The Lottery ticket – The Last Leaf – Two friends – Refugee – Open window – Reflowering – The Necklace Holiday
12.  About the Poets – Rabindranath Tagore – Henry Wordsworth Longfellow – Anne Louisa Walker -V K Gokak – Walt Whitman – Douglas Malloch
13.  About the Dramatists 50 William Shakespeare – Thomas Hardy
14.  Mention the Poem in which these lines occur Granny, Granny, please comb My Hair – With a friend – To cook and Eat – To India – My Native Land – A tiger in the Zoo – No men are foreign – Laugh and be Merry – The Apology – The Flying Wonder
15.  Various works of the following Authors – Rabindranath Tagore – Shakespeare – William Wordsworth – H.W. Longfellow – Anne Louisa Walker – Oscar Wilde – Pearl S. Buck
16.  What is the theme observed in the Literary works? Snake – The Mark of Vishnu – Greedy Govind – Our Local Team – Where the mind is without fear – Keep your spirits high – Be the best – Bat – The Piano – The Model Millionaire – The Cry of the Children – Migrant bird – Shilpi
17.  Famous Quotes – Who said this?
18.  To Which period the Poets belong William Shakespeare – Walt Whitman – William Wordsworth – H.W. Longfellow Annie Louisa Walker – D.H. Lawrence
19.  Matching the Poets and Poems Discovery – Biking – Inclusion – Granny, Granny, please comb My Hair – With a Friend – To cook and Eat – Bat – To India – My Native Land – A tiger in the Zoo – No men are foreign – Laugh and be Merry – Earth – The Apology – The Flying Wonder – Off to outer space tomorrow morning – Be the best – Is life, but a dream – Women’s rights – The Nation united – English words – Snake – The man he killed
20.  Nature centered Literary works and Global issue Environment and Conservation Flying with moon on their wings – Migrant bird – Will Thirst Become – Unquenchable? – Going for Water – Swept away – Gaia tells her.
Suggested Readings
·        6 to 12th School books
·        For Grammer portion refer wren and Martin book
·        Previous TNPSC General English Question paper.( don’t go any other books ) For practice shakthi publication book available.
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