For Potential Discovery Test – Subject Proficiency Test – Paper II

CLASS VIII

  • History: How, When and Where, From Trade to Territory, Ruling the Countryside, Tribals, Dikus and Vision of a Golden Age, When People Rebel, Colonialism and the City, Weavers Iron Smelters and Factory Owners, Civilising the Native, Educating the Nation, Women Caste and Reforms, The Changing World of Visual Arts, The Making of the National Movement, India After Independence.
  • Geography: Resources, Land, Soil, Water, Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources, Mineral and Power Resources, Agriculture, Industries, Human Resources.
  • Civics: The Indian Constitution, Understanding Secularism, Why Do We Need a Parliament, Understanding Laws, Judiciary, Understanding Our Criminal Justice System, Understanding Marginalisation, Confronting Marginalisation, Public Facilities, Law and Social Justice.
  • Mathematics: Rational Numbers, Linear Equation in One Variable, Understanding Quadrilaterals, Practical Geometry, Data Handling, Squares and Square Roots, Cubes and Cube Roots, Comparing, Quantities, Algebraic Expressions and Identities, Visualising Solid Shapes, Mensuration, Exponents and, Powers, Direct and Inverse Proportions, Factorisation, Introduction to Graphs, Playing with Numbers.
  • Biology: Crop Production and Management, Microorganisms Friend and Foe, Conservation of Plants and, Animals, Cell Structure and Functions, Reproduction in Animals, Reaching the Age of Adoloscence, Pollution of Air and Water
  • Chemistry: Synthetic Fibers and Plastic, Materials- Metals and Non Metals, Coal and Petroleum, Combustion and Flame
  • Physics: Force and Pressure, Friction, Sound, Chemical Effects of Electric Current, Some Natural, Phenomenon, Light, Stars and Solar System.

Class IX

  • Physics: Motion, Force and Laws of Motion, Gravitation, Work and Energy, Sound
  • Chemistry: Matter in Our Surroundings, Is Matter Around Us Pure, Atoms and Molecules, Structure of the Atom
  • Biology: The Fundamental Unit of Life, Tissues,Diversity in Living Organisms,Why do we Fall Ill, Improvement in Food Resources, Natural Resources
  • Mathematics: Number Systems, Polynomials, Coordinate Geometry, Linear Equations In Two Variables, Introduction To Euclid’s Geometry, Lines And Angles, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Areas Of Parallelograms And Triangles, Circles, Constructions, Heron’s Formula, Surface Areas And Volumes, Statistics, Probability
  • SST: The French Revolution, Nazism and the Rise of Hitler, Physical Features of India, Poverty as a Challenge, Food Security in India, Democracy in the Contemporary World, Democratic Rights

Class X

  • Physics: Light Reflection and Refraction, Human Eye and Colorful World, Electricity, Magnetic Effects of Electric Current, Sources of Energy
  • Chemistry: Chemical Reactions and Equations, Acids, Bases and Salts, Metals and Non-metals, Carbon and its Compounds, Periodic Classification of Elements
  • Biology: Life Processes, Control and Coordination, How do Organisms Reproduce?, Heredity & Evolution, Our Environment, Management of Natural Resources
  • Mathematics: Real Numbers, Polynomials, Linear Equation of two variables, Quadratic Equation, Arithmetic progression, Triangles, Coordinate Geometry, introduction to trigonometry, Application of trigonometry, Circles, Constructions, Areas of circles, Surface areas and volumes, Statistics, Probability
  • SST: All NCERT SST Chapters

Class XI – Commerce

  • Indian Economic Development – Development Experience (1947-90), Economic Reforms Since 1991, Poverty, Rural Development, Human Capital Formation, Employment, Infrastructure, Sustainable Economic Development, Development Experience of India
  • Statistics: Mean, Median, Mode, Standard deviation, Variance, Shape – Uni-modal, Bi-modal, Multi-modal, Quartiles, Percentiles, Correlations, Index Numbers
  • Mathematics: Set, Relations and Functions, Trigonometric Functions, Principle of Mathematical Induction, Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations, Linear Inequalities, Permutations and Combinations, Binomial Theorem, Sequences and Series, Straight Lines, Conic Sections, Introduction to Three Dimensional Geometry, Limits and Derivatives, Mathematical Reasoning, Probability

Class XI – Humanities

  • Indian Economic Development – Development Experience (1947-90), Economic Reforms Since 1991, Poverty, Rural Development, Human Capital Formation, Employment, Infrastructure, Sustainable Economic Development, Development Experience of India
  • English: Reading Comprehension, Note Making and Summarizing, Grammar: Determiners, Tenses, Modals, Clauses, Sentence Reordering, Sentence Transformation (Processes), Error Correction, Editing (Errors and Omissions)
  • History: Changing Traditions: Introduction, Timeline – III (C. 1300 to 1700), Theme 6: The Three Orders, Theme 7: Changing Cultural Traditions, Theme 8: Confrontation of Cultures, Towards Modernization: Introduction, Timeline IV: (c. 1700 to 2000), Theme 9: The Industrial Revolution, Theme 10: Displacing Indigenous Peoples, Theme II: Paths to Modernization

Class XI – STEM

  • Physics: Physical World, Units and Measurements, Motion in a Straight Line, Motion in a Plane, Laws of Motion, Work Energy and Power, System of Particles and Rotational Motion, Gravitation, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF FLUIDS, THERMAL PROPERTIES OF MATTER, Thermodynamics, KINETIC THEORY, OSCILLATIONS, Waves
  • Chemistry: Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Structure of Atom, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, States of Matter, Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Redox Reactions, Hydrogen, The s-Block Elements, The p-Block Elements, Organic Chemistry – Some Basic Principles and Techniques, Hydrocarbons, Environmental Chemistry
  • Biology: The Living World, Biological Classification, Plant Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Morphology of Flowering Plants, Anatomy of Flowering Plants, Structural Organization in Animals, Cell, Bio-molecules, Cell Cycle and Cell Division, Transport in Plants, Mineral Nutrition, Photosynthesis in Higher Plants, Respiration in Plants, Plant Growth and Development, Digestion and Absorption, Breathing and Exchange of Gases, Body Fluids and Circulation, Excretory Products and their Elimination, Locomotion and Movement, Neural Control and Coordination, Chemical Coordination and Integration.
  • Mathematics: Set, Relations and Functions, Trigonometric Functions, Principle of Mathematical Induction, Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations, Linear Inequalities, Permutations and Combinations, Binomial Theorem, Sequences and Series, Straight Lines, Conic Sections, Introduction to Three Dimensional Geometry, Limits and Derivatives, Mathematical Reasoning, Probability

CLASS XII – COMMERCE

Micro Economics: Introduction, Consumer Equilibrium and Demand, Producer Behavior and Supply, Forms of Market and Price Determination under perfect competition with Simple Application
Macro Economics: Basic Economic Concepts: Scarcity, Choice and Opportunity Cost, Production possibility curve, Comparative Advantage, Absolute Advantage, Specialization and trade, Economic Systems, Property Rights and Role of Incentives, Marginal analysis, Demand, Supply and Market Equilibrium, Macroeconomic Supply Forms of market and price determination under perfect competition with Simple Application issues: business cycle, unemployment, inflation, growth. National income accounts: Circular flow, Gross Domestic Product, Components of Gross Domestic Product, Real versus Nominal Gross Domestic Product. Fiscal and Monetary Policies: Demand Side effects, Supply Side effects, Policy mix, Government deficits and debt.
Statistics: Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviation, Variance, Interquartile Range, Shape – Uni-modal, Bi-modal, Multi-modal, z-score, quartiles, percentiles

 

CLASS XII – HUMANITIES

English: Reading Comprehension, Note Making and Summarizing, Grammar: Determiners, Tenses, Modals, Clauses, Sentence Reordering, Sentence Transformation (Processes), Error Correction, Editing (Errors and Omissions)
Maths: Number Properties, Roots and Exponents, Ratio and Proportions, Percentage, Simultaneous and Quadratic Equations, Arithmetic Progression, Solid Geometry, Coordinate Geometry
History: Kings and Chronicles: The Mughal courts(c.16th – 17th centuries), Rebels and the Raj: 1857 Revolt and its Representations, Mahatama Gandhi and Nationalist Movement: Civil Disobedience and beyond, Understanding Partition: Politics, Memories and Experience, Framing the Constitution: The beginning of a new era, Towards Modernization: Introduction, Timeline IV: (c 1700 to 2000), Theme 9: The Industrial Revolution, Theme 10: Displacing Indigenous People, Theme 11: Paths to Modernization

 

CLASS XII – STEM

Physics: Electric Charges and Fields, Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance, Current Electricity, Moving Charges and Magnetism, Magnetism and Matter, Electromagnetic Induction, Alternating Current, Electromagnetic Waves, Ray Optics and Optical Instruments, Wave Optics, Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter, Atoms, Nuclei, Semiconductor Electronics:- Materials, Devices and Simple Circuits, Communication Systems
Chemistry: The Solid State, Solutions, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements, The p-Block Elements, The d-and f-Block Elements, Coordination Compounds, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers, Aldehyde Ketones and Carboxylic Acids, Amines, Biomolecules, Polymers, Chemistry in Everyday Life
Biology: Reproduction in Organisms, Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants, Human Reproduction, Reproductive Health, Principles of Inheritance and Variation, Molecular Basis of Inheritance, Evolution, Human Health and Disease, Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production, Microbes in Human Welfare, Biotechnology Principles and Processes, Biotechnology and its Applications, Organisms and Populations, Ecosystems, Biodiversity and Conservation, Environmental Issues.
Mathematics: Class XII NCERT Chapters