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Tamilnadu Public Service Commission

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has released the Notice for Group 2A – Combined Civil Services Examination–II A (Non Interview Posts) in the TNPSC Annual Planner 2019. The Official Notification for TNPSC Group 2A will be released on May month of 2019.

This is the right time to start TNPSC Group 2a Preparation. Before start your preparation candidates must know detailed syllabus and Exam pattern for TNPSC Group 2a 2019. Knowing of TNPSC Group 2a Syllabus and Scheme of examination gives clear study plan to the candidates, so all the candidates those who want to attend TNPSC Group 2a Exam 2019 must know TNPSC Group 2a Syllabus and Exam Pattern. Here we give official TNPSC Group 2a Syllabus 2019. Candidates can download TNPSC Group 2a Syllabus from below mention link.

Exam Pattern of TNPSC Group 2A Exam 2019

Duration of the Exam: 3 hours
General Studies (Degree Standard) 75 Questions
Aptitude and Mental Ability Test (SSLC Standard) 25 Questions
General Tamil / General English (SSLC Standard 100 Questions
Total 200 Questions

General science:
Physics: Universe‐General Scientific laws‐Scientific instruments‐Inventions and discoveries-National scientific laboratories‐Science glossary‐Mechanics and properties of matter‐Physical quantities, standards and units‐Force, motion and energy‐electricity and Magnetism ‐Heat, light and sound‐Atomic and nuclear physics.

Chemistry: Elements and Compounds‐Acids, bases and salts‐Oxidation and reduction‐Chemistry of ores and metals‐Carbon, nitrogen and their compounds‐Fertilizers, pesticides, insecticides

Botany: Main Concepts of the life science‐The cell‐basic unit of life‐Classification of living organism‐‐nutrition and dietetics‐Respiration

Zoology: Blood and blood circulation‐Endocrine system‐Reproductive system‐Genetics the science of heredity‐Environment, ecology, health and hygiene, Bio‐ diversity and its conservation‐Human diseases, prevention, and remedies‐Communicable diseases and noncommunicable diseases

Geography:
Earth and Universe‐Solar system‐Atmosphere hydrosphere, lithosphere‐Monsoon, rainfall, weather and climate‐Water resources ‐rivers in India‐Soil, minerals & natural resources‐ Natural vegetation‐Forest & wildlife‐Agricultural pattern, livestock & fisheries‐ Social geography – population‐density and distribution‐Natural calamities – disaster management.

History and culture of India:
South Indian history‐Culture and Heritage of Tamil people‐‐Advent of European invasion-Expansion and consolidation of British rule‐Effect of British rule on socio‐economic factors‐Social reforms and religious movements‐India since independence‐Characteristics of Indian culture-Unity in diversity –race, color, language, custom‐India‐as secular state‐Organizations for fine arts, dance, drama, music‐Growth of rationalist, Dravidian movement in TN‐Political 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 Polity:
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 the 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‐ Anti‐corruption measures – Central Vigilance Commission, lok‐adalats, Ombudsman, Comptroller and Auditor General of India‐ Right to information ‐ Central and State Commission‐ Empowerment of women.

Indian Economy:
Nature of Indian economy‐ Five‐year plan models‐an assessment‐Land reforms & agriculture‐ Application of science in agriculture‐Industrial growth‐Role 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

Indian National Movement:
An early uprising against British rule‐1857 Revolt‐ Indian National Congress‐Emergence of national leaders‐Gandhi, Nehru, Tagore, Netaji‐Growth of militant movements ‐Communalism led to partition‐Role of Tamil Nadu in freedom struggle ‐ Rajaji, VOC, Periyar, Bharathiar& Others‐Birth of political parties /political system in India since independence

Aptitude and Mental Ability Test:
Conversion of information to data‐‐Collection, compilation and presentation of data Tables, graphs, diagrams‐Analytical interpretation of data ‐Simplification‐Percentage‐Highest Common Factor (HCF)‐Lowest Common Multiple (LCM)‐Ratio and Proportion‐Simple interest‐Compound interest‐Area‐Volume‐Time and Work Decision making and problem solving‐Logical Reasoning‐Puzzles‐Dice‐Visual Reasoning‐Alpha numeric Reasoning‐Number Series‐ Logical Number/Alphabetical/Diagrammatic Sequences

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