# BITSAT 2013: Syllabus and exam pattern

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BITSAT 2013 is a computer based online test for admission to all the integrated first degree programmes of BITS, Pilani at Pilani Campus, Goa Campus, and Hyderabad Campus, for the academic year 2013-14. BITSAT 2013 will be conducted by Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS) Pilani and is scheduled in the month of May to June 2013. BITSAT 2013 entrance exam pattern There will be 150 questions in all. The number of questions in each part is as follows:
Subjects Part I Physics Part II Chemistry Part III (a) English Proficiency (b) Logical Reasoning Part IV Mathematics No of questions 40 40 15 10 45

All questions are multiple choice questions with four options, only one being correct. Each correct answer fetches 3 marks, while each incorrect answer fetches -1 mark. No marks are awarded for not attempted questions. Syllabus The examination tests a candidate’s ability on basis of NCERT syllabus for class XIth and XIIth. BITSAT 2013 Mathematics Syllabus Algebra 1. Complex numbers, addition, multiplication, conjugation, polar representation, properties of modulus and principal argument, triangle inequality, roots of complex numbers, geometric interpretations. 2. Theory of Quadratic equations, quadratic equations in real and complex number system and their solutions, relation between roots and coefficients, nature of roots, equations reducible to quadratic equations. 3. Logarithms and their properties. 4. Arithmetic, geometric and harmonic progressions, arithmetic, geometric and harmonic means, arithmetico-geometric series, sums of finite arithmetic and geometric progressions, infinite geometric series, sums of squares and cubes of the first n natural numbers. 5. Exponential series. 6. Permutations and combinations, Permutations as an arrangement and combination as selection, simple applications. 7. Binomial theorem for a positive integral index, properties of binomial coefficients. 8. Matrices and determinants of order two or three, properties and evaluation of determinants, addition and multiplication of matrices, adjoint and inverse of matrices, Solutions of simultaneous linear equations in two or three variables. 9. Sets, Relations and Functions, algebra of sets applications, equivalence relations, mappings, oneone, into and onto mappings, composition of mappings. 10. Mathematical Induction 11. Linear Inequalities, solution of linear inequalities in one and two variables. Trigonometry 1. Trigonometric ratios, functions and identities. 2. Solution of trigonometric equations. 3. Properties of triangles and solutions of triangles 4. Inverse trigonometric functions 5. Heights and distances Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry 1. Cartesian coordinates, distance between two points, section formulae, shift of origin.

Application of definite integrals to the determination of areas of regions bounded by simple curves. 3. using graphical method. distance of a point from a plane. parametric forms. conditions for y=mx+c to be a tangent and point of tangency. exponential. conditions for two intersecting circles to be orthogonal. 2. Integral calculus 1. 4. Differentiability. Independent events 4. Straight lines and pair of straight lines: Equation of straight lines in various forms. equations of tangent & normal. Solution of homogeneous differential equations. Formulation of linear Programming 2. rational. Fundamental Theorem of Integral Calculus and its applications. Fundamental measurements in Physics (Vernier calipers. Conditional probability 3. ellipse and hyperbola their eccentricity. and integration by trigonometric identities. Solution of linear Programming. screw gauge. product and quotient of two functions. implicit functions). Integration by parts. 3. distance of a point from a line. Increasing and decreasing functions. Geometric interpretation of derivative. 2. 3. equation of tangent. Circles and family of circles : Equation of circle in various form. logarithmic. concurrent lines. scalar multiplication. 3. lines through the point of intersection of two given lines. equation of circle through point of intersection of two circles. Measures of skewness and Central Tendency Linear Programming 1. Scalar triple products and their geometrical interpretations Statistics 1. Addition and multiplication rules of probability.2. Maxima and minima of a function. Dimensional Analysis 3. intersection of a circle with a straight line or a circle. equation of a straight line in space and skew lines. 2. Tangents and Normals. Discrete random variables and distributions Vectors 1. Differential calculus 1. parametric equations of a circle . Domain and range of a real valued function. normal & chords. Units (Different systems of units. Derivative of different types of functions (polynomial. 4. Limits and Continuity of the sum. Addition of vectors. Conic sections: parabola. BITSAT 2013 Physics Syllabus Units & Measurement 1. directrices & foci. condition for coplanarity of three lines. Rolle’s Theorem. 3. integration by partial fractions. Integration as the inverse process of differentiation. 2. inverse trigonometric. Direction cosines and direction ratios. 2. Dot and cross products of two vectors. trigonometric. Definite integrals and their properties. Physical balance etc) . derivative of the sum. Equation of a plane. product and quotient of two functions. Ordinary Differential Equations 1. equation of the bisector of the angle between two lines. 2. difference. Angle between two lines whose direction ratios are given 3. Three dimensional Coordinate Geometry 1. 4. Mean Value Theorem and Intermediate Value Theorem. Variables separable method. difference. 5. angle between two lines. Linear first order differential equations Probability 1. Methods of integration: Integration by substitution. fundamental and derived units) 2. Measures of dispersion 2. chain rule. Precision and significant figures 4. SI units. indefinite integrals of standard functions.

Collisions 4. Gravitational potential energy. Power 4. Newton’s laws (free body diagram. Newton’s law of gravitation 2. Moment of inertia. satellite motion Mechanics of Solids and Fluids 1. Center of mass Work and Energy 1. Spring mass system. rotational kinetic energy6. Conservation of mechanical energy Rotational Motion 1. Motion with constant acceleration 4. Conservation of momentum 3. simple and compound pendulum 3. Standing waves in strings and pipes 3. Pressure. density and Archimedes’ principle 3. Progressive sinusoidal waves 2. Elasticity 2. Parallel and perpendicular axes theorems. Relative motion Newton’s Laws of Motion 1. Projectile motion 5. Escape velocity 3.4 Torque and angular momentum 4. Uniform circular motion 6.Kinematics 1. resonance Waves 1. Inertial and non-inertial frame Impulse and Momentum 1. Superposition of waves beats . velocity and acceleration vectors 3. Momentum of a system of particles 5. Motion on an inclined plane 3. Definition of impulse and momentum 2. Kinematics of simple harmonic motion 2. Forced & damped oscillations. Motion of blocks with pulley systems 4. resolution of forces) 2. Properties of vectors 2. Motion of planets – Kepler’s laws. Position. Description of rotation (angular displacement. angular velocity and angular acceleration) 2. Kinetic energy and work-energy theorem 3. Rotational motion with constant angular acceleration 3. Bernoulli’s theorem Oscillations 1. Viscosity and Surface Tension 4. Conservation of angular momentum Gravitation 1. Work done by a force 2. Circular motion – centripetal force 5. Conservative forces and potential energy 5.

Gauss’ law and its applications 5. Interference in thin films 6. Faraday’s law. force on current carrying conductors in a magnetic field 4. Dimensional analysis. Laws of reflection and refraction 2. Specific heat 4. Precision. Nuclear reactions: Fission and fusion. Electromagnetic spectrum 8. AC circuits. eddy currents 2. Kinetic theory of gases 2. Work. Self and mutual inductance 3. Radioactivity 5. Magnetic moment of a current loop. Lenses and mirrors 3. . Joule heating 2. Magnetic Effect of Current 1. 3. D. Malus’ law. Electric field (discrete and continuous charge distributions) 3. LCR circuits Optics 1. Coulomb’s law 2. Bohr’s atomic model 3. Electromagnetic waves and their characteristics (only qualitative ideas). Significant figures. Ohm’s law. Kirchoff’s laws. Hydrogen atom spectrum 4. Transformers and generators 4. De Broglie wavelength 2. binding energy BITSAT 2013 Chemistry Syllabus States of Matter 1. Electrical Resistance (Resistivity. Electric dipole 6. Electrostatic potential and Electrostatic potential energy 4. Interference – Huygen’s principle. Measurement: Physical quantities and SI units. Atomic models – Rutherford’s experiment. Lorentz force. torque on a current loop. capacitors in series and parallel) Current Electricity 1. Optical instruments – telescope and microscope 4. Biot-Savart’s law and its applications 2. potentiometer and Wheatstone bridge. Lenz’s law. Alternating current (peak and rms value) 5. Young’s double slit experiment 5.Heat and Thermodynamics 1. Galvanometer and its conversion to voltmeter and ammeter Electromagnetic Induction 1. Thermal equilibrium and temperature 3. origin and temperature dependence of resistivity). Polarization – states of polarization. Dual nature of light and matter – Photoelectric effect. Ampere’s law and its applications 3. Diffraction due to a single slit 7. Capacitance and dielectrics (parallel plate capacitor.C circuits – Resistors and cells in series and parallel. Brewster’s law Modern Physics 1. heat and first law of thermodynamics Electrostatics 1.

Percentage composition & molecular formula. Acids and Bases (Arrhenius. Many electron atoms: Pauli exclusion principle. Close packing. Mole concept. Aufbau principle and the electronic configuration of atoms. p. KC). Unit cell – Cubic & hexagonal systems. Dalton’s atomic theory. Catalysts. Electrode potentials. Spin quantum number. Physical Equilibrium: Equilibria involving physical changes (solid-liquid. Molarity. Hess’s Law. Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure 1. atomic orbitals and their shapes (s. 3. Liquid state: Vapour pressure. heat. 4. Lowry and Bronsted) and their dissociation. Solubility Product of Sparingly Soluble Salts. 2. and f blocks. Temperature. covalent crystals – diamond & graphite. d. elevation in boiling point. free energy change and chemical equilibrium. Molecular orbital theory. Directionality of bonds & hybridistaion (s & p orbitals only). Electrical. Gaseous state: Kinetic theory – Maxwell distribution of velocities. viscosity. 5. Solid state: Classification. Balancing of redox reactions. State functions. Intensive & Extensive Properties. Adsorption. Amorphous solids – qualitative description. atomic and ionic radii. Zeroth Law and Temperature 2. Dipole moments. 4. Electrochemical cells and cell reactions. 6. Relative lowering of vapour pressure. Thermochemistry.Ionic Bond: Lattice Energy and Born-Haber cycle 2. Deviation from ideal behaviour – Critical temperature. Significance of DG and DG0 in Chemical Equilibria. entropy. and valency. Liquefaction of gases. Pressure. van der Waals equation. Third Law and Absolute Entropies. internal energy. Standard free energies of formation. liquid-gas. electron gain. Quantum mechanics: Wave-particle duality – de Broglie relation. and d). Redox Reactions: Oxidation-reduction reactions (electron transfer concept). Langmuir Isotherm. 5. Resonance. Space lattices & crystal systems. Hund’s rule. First Law of Thermodynamics: Work. Types of elements: s. Hydrogen Bond. and Molality 2. phase transformation. solid-gas). Molecular Structure: Lewis picture & resonance structures. Concentration Units: Mole Fraction.Methodology.2. p. Atomic. determination of molecular mass. Physical and Chemical Equilibria 1. Hydrogen atom spectrum and Bohr model. pH. 4. EMF of . enthalpy. 3. Crystal structures: Simple AB and AB2 type ionic crystals. Rutherford’s picture of atom. Raoult’s law. Electrochemistry 1. Atomic Structure Introduction: Subatomic particles.Point defects. Common Ion Effect. Orbital energy level diagram. Second and Third Laws: Spontaneous and reversible processes. Covalent Bond: Valence Bond Theory. Magnetic properties for homonuclear diatomic species. Buffer solutions. Ionic Equilibria: Strong and Weak electrolytes. heat capacities. Chemical reactions: Laws of chemical combination. Hydrolysis. Enthalpies of formation.Orbital overlap. Average. Acid-base titrations. Thermodynamics 1. Balanced chemical equations & stoichiometry 3. Uncertainty principle. magnetic and dielectric properties. depression in freezing point. surface tension. Metallic Bond: Qualitative description. 4. Lewis. Imperfections. 5. Oxidation number. Solutions: Solubility of solids and gases in liquids. VSEPR model & molecular shapes 3. molecular and molar masses. 5. root mean square and most probable velocities and relation to temperature. Factors Affecting Equilibria: Concentration. Nucleus: Natural and artificial radioactivity. Artificial transmutation ofelements. Hydrogen atom: Quantum numbers and wavefunctions. Intermolecular Forces: Polarity. Nuclear reactions. non-stoichiometric crystals. ionization. Ionization of Water. Basic Concepts: Systems and surroundings. Periodicity: Periodic law and the modern periodic table. osmotic pressure. Vapour Pressure. metals. Le-Chatelier’s principle. Diffusion. Physical and Chemical adsorption. Gibbs free energy related to spontaneity and non-mechanical work. electron affinity. 3. Periodic trends: ionization energy. Bond order. Chemical Equilibria: Equilibrium constants (KP.

3. Group 13 elements: Boron. KMnO4. Concentration cells. Hydrogen: Element: unique position in periodic table. Acidic. occurrence. Nernst equation. Properties and uses of borax. Anomalous properties of the first elements in each group. Alkaline earth metals: Magnesium and calcium: Occurrence. MgCl2. and electrode potentials. 7. halides and oxides. Silicon: Silica. K2Cr2O7. and CaSO4. Hard and soft water. Trends in chemical reactivity of elements of a group. 2. extraction. Electrolytic Conduction: Electrolytic Conductance. Kolhrausch’s Law and its application. Na2CO3. Reaction of aluminum with acids and alkalis. Dihydrogen: preparation. interstitial hydrides. Water: Properties. 5. Photography. Ammonia: Haber’s process. Allotropes of sulphur. Secondary cells. Reactions with non-metals. Al. Hydrogen peroxide. Fertilizers – NPK type. 6. and oxoacids. *p. zeolites. Na. Alkali metals: Lithium. oxoacids. Oxides of nitrogen and their structures. s-block elements: Abundance and occurrence. Allotropes (graphite. Structure and aggregation of water molecules. Preparation.d. hydrogen. Catalysis. 3. f-block elements: Lanthanides and actinides. and mercury. General: Abundance. halogens and liquid ammonia. CaCO3. Preparation. Steel and some important alloys. NaHCO3. Oxidation state. oxoacids of chlorine. Integrated rate expressions for zero and first order reactions. copper. physical and chemical properties. Mercury halides.Galvanic cells. Magnetic properties. Comparison of actinides and lanthanides. . halides and sulphides. cement. Determination of rate constant and order of reaction 2. Production of phosphorus. fullerenes). hydrides and halides of sulphur. 4. Metallic character. Catalytic properties. NaOH. Industrial and biological nitrogen fixation. silicates. 2. Group 17 and group 18 elements: Structure and properties of hydrides. Half-life. Silver nitrate and silver halides. structure and properties of hydrides. Group 16 elements: Isolation and chemical reactivity of dioxygen. Photochemical reactions. Electrode potential and electrolysis. Mechanism of Reaction: Elementary reactions. Molecular. Aspects of Kinetics: Rate and Rate expression of a reaction. MgSO4. and uses. saline. preparation and properties of CuSO4. boron hydrides & halides. Ca(OH)2. Factor Affecting the Rate of the Reactions: Temperature dependence of rate constant. Alloy formation. and KOH. structure and properties of ozone. oxides. Reactivity and uses of nitrogen and its compounds. silver. Surface catalysis. & F2 Chemical Kinetics 1. extraction. KCl. oxides. isotopes. oxides. carbides. structure and reactions of xenon fluorides. diamond. sodium and potassium: occurrence. Halides. distribution. Radioactive isotopes: Half-life period. Corrosion and its prevention. boric acid. Solubility and thermal stability of oxo salts. Radiochemical dating. Production of sulphur and sulphuric acid. 8. Bleaching Powder. Reactions involving two/three steps only. NaOH. Lime and limestone. diagonal relationships. Factors affecting rate of collisions between molecules. Inter halogen compounds. reactions. plaster of Paris. Order of reaction. Oxidation states and chemical reactivity of lanthanide compounds. C12. Allotropes of phosphorus. 2. 4. equivalent and molar conductivities. oxides. Interstitial compounds. Commercial production of the chemicals. Effect of light.and f-block elements 1. reactivity and electrode potentials. Group 14 elements: Carbon: Uses. Gibbs energy change and cell potential. isolation and uses of elements. d-block elements: General trends in the chemistry of first row transition elements. Preparation. Specific. zinc. Lanthanide contraction. Fuel cells. Complex reactions. Extraction and refining of metals. Ionic radii. Rate constant. reactivity. silicones. Occurrence and extraction of iron. Properties and uses of important compounds such as CaO. Structure and properties of oxides. Activation energy. Basic nature of oxides and hydroxides. Properties and uses of compounds such as NaCl. properties. Group 15 elements: Dinitrogen. Faraday’s laws of electrolysis. Hydrogen and s-block elements 1. Tin and lead: Extraction. Heavy water. 4. basic and amphoteric oxides. oxoacids and halides of phosphorus. Ostwald’s process of nitric acid production. Concept of fast reactions. 3. Reactions with oxygen. enzymes. properties and reactions.

IUPAC nomenclature. Vulcanization of rubber. Primary structure of proteins.9. Copolymerization: Natural rubber. 7. anti-fertility drugs. free radicals. Synthetic rubbers. Alkanes and cycloalkanes: Structural isomerism and general properties. 4. The Cell: Concept of cell and energy cycle. Polarimetry. cationic and anionic addition polymerizations. Optical activity. phenols. Polymers: Classification of polymers.g. Mutarotation. Application and importance of coordination compounds (in qualitative analysis. Proteins: Amino acids. nitro compounds. Newman and sawhorse projections. Industrial air pollution. chemical reactions. 6. Introduction: Chiral molecules. Pollution: Environmental pollutants. uses of petrochemicals. Properties. n-butane and cyclohexane conformations. physical properties. Lipids. Racemates. Green house effect and global warming. General methods of polymerization. Diastereomerism and meso structures. Primary structure of DNA and its double helix. 7. important methods of preparation. Genetic code. types of reactions. comparative reactivity of acid derivatives. Werner’s coordination theory. mechanism of electrophilic substitution reaction. Free radical. Principles of Organic Chemistry and Hydrocarbons 1. Conformations: Ethane. propane. 5. Acid rain. 2. antacids. diazonium salts. extraction of metals and biological systems e. antibiotics. Primary building blocks of nucleic acids (chemical composition of DNA & RNA). color and magnetic properties. Molecular mass of polymers. Depletion of ozone layer and its effects. 3. Peptide bond. Vitamins: Classification. Condensation polymers. 2. water and air pollution. importance of diazonium salts in synthetic organic chemistry Biological. maltose and lactose. Structures of pentoses and hexoses. Organometallic compounds. Biopolymers and biodegradable polymers. carbanion. Replication. important reactions and physical properties of alcohols. carbocations. Disaccharides: reducing and non-reducing sugars â€“ sucrose. ketones. Transcription and protein synthesis. disinfectants. Classification: Based on functional groups. Crystal field theory (qualitative). directive influence and effect of substituents on reactivity. Stereochemistry 1. structure. Cosmetics: Creams. 4. 5. Carbohydrates: Classification. health-care and food: Analgesics. 8. carboxylic acids. Green Chemistry. Polypeptides. Anomeric carbon. Enantiomerism. functions in biosystems. Denaturation of proteins and enzymes. General: Electronic structure. 3.S and D. R. Tranquilizers. Aromatic hydrocarbons: Sources. Nucleic Acids: Types of nucleic acids. and hemoglobin). Petroleum: Composition and refining. Geometrical isomerism in alkenes Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Oxygen and Nitrogen BITSAT 2010 Biology Syllabus 1. Isomerism including stereoisomerisms. soil. Resonance delocalization. Hormones. Fischer projections. Alkenes and alkynes: General methods of preparation and reactions. Specific: Effect of substituents on alpha-carbon on acid strength.2 and 1. cyanides and isocyanides. Simple chemical reactions of glucose. Polysaccharides: elementary idea of structures of starch and cellulose. Simple idea of secondary . . 3. acidic character of alkynes and (1. trivial and IUPAC nomenclature. Chemicals in medicine. anti-microbials. amines. aldehydes. chlorophyll. Ligands. resonance effects. Coordination Compounds: Coordination number. Major atmospheric pollutants. Monosaccharides. Shapes.4) addition to dienes. 2. basic character of amines and their separation. ethers.L configurations. vitamin B12. 2 Electronic displacement in a covalent bond: Inductive. antiseptics. polynuclear hydrocarbons. electrophilic and free radical additions. nucleophile and electrophile. Haloalkanes and haloarenes: Physical properties. 6. tertiary and quarternary structures of proteins. and hyperconjugation. antihistamines. Bonding: Valence-bond approach. Industrial and Environmental chemistry 1. Stability constants. Smog. Ozone and its reactions. Chemical reactions in atmosphere. Isomerism.

Gene interaction. pheromones. 5. Cu2+. sulphur and phosphorous. SO42-. strong base neutralization reaction (ii) hydrogen bonding interaction between acetone and chloroform. Temperature vs. PO43-. Quantitative Analysis of Organic Compounds: Basic principles for the quantitative estimation of carbon. sex attractants. Proteins. Multiple alleles. NO2-. and Chordates up to class level. Mitosis. solubility. Centrosome and Centriole. methyl orange. fats and proteins in foodstuff. carboxylic. Chromosome theory of inheritance. sulphur. 4. Complementary genes. Dialysis. 5. Rates of the reaction between (i) sodium thiosulphate and hydrochloric acid. acetanilide. distillation. Titrations of oxalic acid. Qualitative analysis of Inorganic Salts: Principles in the determination of the cations Pb2+. pH measurements. K2 Cr2O7/Na2S2O3. types. Co2+. Fe3+. aniline yellow. Detection of alcoholic. Preservatives. and Nucleic acids. concentration and temperature effects in these reactions. and edible colours. Principles of Organic Chemistry Experiments: Preparation of iodoform. 6. Purification Methods: Filtration. 3. Standard solutions of sodium carbonate and oxalic acid. Ribosomes. 2. hydrogen. Cytoskeleton. Preparation of acetylene and study of its acidic character. Physical Chemistry Experiments: crystallization of alum. di-benzyl acetone. Genetics and Evolution 1. Incomplete dominance. halogen. Transcription and Translation. ketonic. %Cell: The Unit of Life. Plant kingdom – Salient features of major groups (Algae to Angiosperms). Detergents. H2SO4. Structure and Function 1. beta-naphthol.perfumes. NO3-. 7. antioxidants. BITSAT 2013 Biology Syllabus Diversity in Living World 1. Cell cycle (various phases). Rocket Propellants. Nucleus. aniline yellow. Mn2+. Na2S2O3and H2S. What is living. S2-. Endomembrane system (ER. malachite green. Introductory classification of living organisms (Two-kingdom system. Calculations of empirical and molecular formulae. Other Industrial Chemicals: Dyes: Classification with examples â€“ Indigo. Cell wall. DNA -its organization and replication. Insect repellents. and chromatography. Qualitative Analysis of Organic Compounds: Detection of nitrogen. Plastids. hydrogen peroxide. 3. Co-dominance. NH4+. Animal kingdom – Salient features of Nonchordates up to phylum. 5. I-. aldehydic. Redox reactions involving KI. 3. sublimation. Na2SO3. Potassium permanganate in acidic. Equilibrium studies involving (i) ferric and thiocyanate ions (ii) [Co(H2O)6]2+ and chloride ions. artificial sweetening agents. Linkage and Crossing over. crystallization. Meiosis. Biomolecules – Structure and function of Carbohydrates. Principles of melting point and boiling point determination. As3+. 4. Microbodies. Ba2+. Molecular mass determination by silver salt and chloroplatinate salt methods. differential extraction. and between plant and animal cells. Vacuoles). p-nitro acetanilide. Mitochondria. Cu(II)/Na2S2O3 2. Ca2+. 3. Theoretical Principles of Experimental Chemistry 1. alizarin. basic and neutral media. Lysosomes. Ni2+ and the anions CO32-. 9. principles of paper chromatographic separation â€“ Rf values. ferrous sulphate. Advanced materials: Carbon fibers. Enthalpy determination for (i) strong acid vs. ceramics. Taxonomic categories and aids. (ii) potassium iodate and sodium sulphite (iii) iodide vs. double salt of alum and ferrous sulphate. Five-kingdom system). copper sulphate. C2O42-. potassium ferric sulphate. talcum powder. Cl-. CH3COO-. Lyophilic and lyophobic sols. Inheritance patterns of hemophilia and blood groups in humans. 4. Biology – its meaning and relevance to mankind 2. Cell membrane. SO32-. Role of emulsifying agents in emulsification. 2. . ferrous ammonium sulphate with KMnO4. nitrogen. micro alloys. phenolic. Structural differences between prokaryotic and eukaryotic. Cilia and Flagella. properties and mechanism of action. Mg2+. Detection of carbohydrates. Golgi apparatus/Dictyosome. Mendelian inheritance. Elementary idea of mass spectrometer for accurate molecular mass determination. Sr2+. Enzymes – Chemical nature. Br-. Volumetric Analysis: Principles. deodorants. phosphorous and halogens. Lipids. Acid-base titrations. Zn2+. amino groups and unsaturation. Systematics and Binomial system of nomenclature.

Growth and Movement in Plants 1. Absorption and movement of water (including diffusion. Menstrual cycle.4. Noise pollution. Ecological levels of organization (organism to biosphere). Secondary growth. including modern Darwinism. Air and Water Pollution (sources and major pollutants). Structure and Function – Plants 1. Senescence.periodism. Biology and Human Welfare . Abscission. Fertilization. digestion and absorption. Male and female reproductive systems. types and conservation strategies (Biosphere reserves. structure and function of neuron. 3. Morphology of a flowering plant. 3. 2. 3. reflex action and sensory reception. breathing and exchange and transport of gases. placentation). Tissues and tissue systems in plants. 2. habitat and niche. Gamete production. 5. Fermentation. Various types of movements. regulation of kidney function 4. Structure and Function – Animals 1. environment. joints. Energy flow. Methods of pollution control (including an idea of bioremediation). %{font-family:Trebuchet MS}2. Excretion system – Urine formation. Electron transport system. double circulation. 4. various pathways of carbon dioxide fixation. Mineral nutrition – Macro. TCA cycle. 2. muscles. Growth and Movement – Growth phases. 4. Ecosystem – Biotic and abiotic components. Embryo development. regulation of cardiac activity. 5. 5. Photosynthesis – Light reaction. lymph. Global warming and Climate change. Photo. Types of fruit. 5. Meaning of ecology. Reproduction and Development in Humans 1. 2. Photorespiration. fruit and seed. 4. types of movement. 7. Sexual Reproduction – Development of male and female gametophytes. Asexual methods of reproduction. Population. Energy relations. Aerobic. Hypertension. Radioactive pollution. Apical dominance. Translocation of food. Extinction of species (Hot Spots). Biological nitrogen fixation mechanism. seed and fruit (including parthenocarpy and elminth). 9. Vernalisation. Implantation. Biodiversity and Environmental Issues – Meaning. 8. National parks and Sanctuaries). Coronary artery diseases. inflorescence. 5. Deforestation. 5. Locomotion and movement – Skeletal system. osmosis and water relations of cell) and of nutrients. Biotic Community and Ecosystem. Birth control and contraception.& 3. Mechanism of hormone action. Glycolysis. Reproduction. 6. germination and movement. Anatomy and function of root. Ecology and Environment 1. Development of embryo. Theories and evidences of evolution. Limiting factors. Succession and Climax. DNA fingerprinting. Respiratory system – organs. Pregnancy and parturition. 3. stem (including modifications). Major types of ecosystems including agroecosystem. Characteristics of Species. Ecological pyramids. Respiration – Anaerobic. flower (including position and arrangement of different whorls. cyclic and non-cyclic photophosphorylation. Mechanism of stomatal movement. endosperm. Types of growth regulators and their role in seed dormancy. Ecological adaptations – Structural and physiological features in plants and animals of aquatic and desert habitats.and micro-nutrients in plants including deficiency disorders. Control and co-ordination – Central and peripheral nervous systems. Food chain and Food web. Fertilisation. Gene expression and regulation. Ozone depletion. Transpiration and gaseous exchange. Human Physiology – Digestive system – organs. Pollination (Types and agents). Role of various types of endocrine glands. Body fluids and circulation – Blood. 4. leaf.

bacteria. Fisheries. These indicators are measured through performance on such tasks as detecting missing links. Analogy . Adolescence and drug/alcohol abuse. Time and Tense. Vocabulary 3. Phrasal verbs Vocabulary 1. herbicide-resistance and pest-resistance including Bt crops. Homophones. and to apply rules to new and different contexts. 5. Steps in recombinant DNA technology – restriction enzymes. GM crops by transfer of genes for nitrogen fixation. Vaccines and Growth hormones. Modals. Content/ideas 2. Odd Word. Idioms/Phrases 5. establishing sequences. NA insertion by vectors and other methods. 10. Jumbled letters. regeneration of recombinants 4. viruses. The candidates should be able to think logically so that they perceive the data accurately. industrial production (alcohol. Cancer. AIDS. Spelling 2. Rearrangement 2. following directions. Microbes as ideal system for biotechnology. Question tags. 3. Microbial technology in food processing. Adjectives 3. English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning English Proficiency This test is designed to assess the test takersâ€™ general proficiency in the use of English language as a means of self-expression in real life situations and specifically to test the test takersâ€™ knowledge of basic grammar. enzymes. Agreement. Applications of R-DNA technology in human health -Production of Insulin. strain improvement to scale up bioprocesses. 3. figure out the missing numbers or words. Applications in Industry and Agriculture – Production of expensive enzymes. Organ transplant. their ability to read fast and comprehend. classifying words.1. Contextual meaning. Parallel construction. 3. Synonyms. Plant Breeding and Tissue Culture in crop improvement. protozoans and elminthes. Prepositions. Grammar 1. acids. 4. 5. Relative pronouns 2. Reading Comprehension 1. sewage treatment and energy generation. Verbal Reasoning 1. Gene therapy. Major animal diseases and their control. and also their ability to apply the elements of effective writing. and their control. One Word. Poultry. 2. their vocabulary. and completing analogies. Determiners. Voice. understand the relationships correctly. Antonyms. Biotechnology and its Applications 1. Referents 4. Paragraph Unity 3. Transformation 4. Reconstruction (rewording) Composition 1. Basic concepts of immunology. Linkers/Connectives Logical Reasoning The test is given to the candidates to judge their power of reasoning spread in verbal and nonverbal areas. Analogy 3. Animal husbandry – Livestock. Pathogens of major communicable diseases of humans caused by fungi. antibiotics). 2.

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