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New NCERT Books

 

 

6th Standard 

Geography

The Earth Our Habitat—Geography

Contents

  1. The Earth in the Solar System
  2. Globe : Latitudes and Longitudes
  3. Motions of the Earth
  4. Maps
  5. Major Domains of the Earth
  6. Major Landforms of the Earth
  7. Our Country – India
  8. India : Climate, Vegetation and Wildlife
History

Our Pasts I—History

Contents

  1. WHAT, WHERE, HOW AND WHEN? 
  2. ON THE TRAIL OF THE EARLIEST PEOPLE 
  3. FROM GATHERING TO GROWING FOOD 
  4. IN THE EARLIEST CITIES 
  5. WHAT BOOKS AND BURIALS TELL US
  6. KINGDOMS, KINGS AND AN EARLY REPUBLIC 
  7. NEW QUESTIONS AND IDEAS
  8. ASHOKA, THE EMPEROR WHO GAVE UP WAR 
  9. VITAL VILLAGES, THRIVING TOWNS 
  10. TRADERS, KINGS AND PILGRIMS 
  11. NEW EMPIRES AND KINGDOMS 
  12. BUILDINGS, PAINTINGS AND BOOKS
Political Science

Social & Political Life – 1

Contents

  1. Understanding Diversity
  2. Diversity and Discrimination
  3. What is Government?
  4. Key Elements of a Democratic Government
  5. Panchayat Raj
  6. Rural Administration
  7. Urban Administration
  8. Rural Livelihoods
  9. Urban Livelihoods
Science

Contents

  1. FOOD: WHERE DOES IT COME FROM?
  2. COMPONENTS OF FOOD
  3. FIBRE TO FABRIC
  4. SORTING MATERIALS INTO GROUPS
  5. SEPARATION OF SUBSTANCES
  6. CHANGES AROUND US
  7. GETTING TO KNOW PLANTS
  8. BODY MOVEMENTS
  9. THE LIVING ORGANISMS AND THEIR SURROUNDINGS
  10. MOTION AND MEASUREMENT OF DISTANCES
  11. LIGHT,SHADOWS AND REFLECTIONS
  12. ELECTRICITY AND CIRCUITS
  13. FUN WITH MAGNETS
  14. WATER
  15. AIR AROUND US
  16. GARBAGE IN, GARBAGE OUT

 

 

7th Standard 

Geography

Our Environment—Geography

Contents

  1. Environment 
  2. Inside Our Earth 
  3. Our Changing Earth 
  4. Air 
  5. Water 
  6. Natural Vegetation and Wildlife 
  7. Human Environment – Settlement,Transport and Communication
  8. Human Environment Interactions The Tropical and the Subtropical Region
  9. Life in the Temperate Grasslands 
  10. Life in the Deserts
History

Our Pasts II—History

Contents

  1. Tracing Changes Through A Thousand Years
  2. New Kings And Kingdoms 
  3. The Delhi Sultans
  4. The Mughal Empire
  5. Rulers And Buildings
  6. Towns, Traders And Craftspersons 
  7. Tribes, Nomads And Settled Communities 
  8. Devotional Paths To The Divine 
  9. The Making Of Regional Cultures 
  10. Eighteenth-Century Political Formations
Political Science

Social and Political Life II

Contents

  1. Unit One: Equality in Indian Democracy
    Chapter 1: On Equality
  2. Unit Two: State Government
    Chapter 2: Role of the Government in Health
    Chapter 3: How the State Government Works
  3. Unit Three: Gender
    Chapter 4: Growing up as Boys and Girls
    Chapter 5: Women Change the World
  4. Unit Four: Media and Advertising
    Chapter 6: Understanding Media
    Chapter 7: Understanding Advertising
  5. Unit Five: Markets
    Chapter 8: Markets Around Us
    Chapter 9: A Shirt in the Market
  6. Equality in Indian Democracy (continued)
    Chapter 10: Struggles for Equality
Science

Contents

  1. Chapter 1
    Nutrition in Plants
  2. Chapter 2
    Nutrition in Animals
  3. Chapter 3
    Fibre to Fabric
  4. Chapter 4
    Heat
  5. Chapter 5
    Acids, Bases and Salts
  6. Chapter 6
    Physical and Chemical Changes 
  7. Chapter 7
    Weather, Climate and Adaptations of Animals to Climate
  8. Chapter 8
    Winds, Storms and Cyclones 
  9. Chapter 9
    Soil 
  10. Chapter 10
    Respiration in Organisms
  11. Chapter 11
    Transportation in Animals and Plants 
  12. Chapter 12
    Reproduction in Plants
  13. Chapter 13
    Motion and Time 
  14. Chapter 14
    Electric Current and its Effects 
  15. Chapter 15
    Light 
  16. Chapter 16
    Water: A Precious Resource 
  17. Chapter 17
    Forests: Our Lifeline 
  18. Chapter 18
    Wastewater Story

Index

 

 

8th Standard 

History – Part 1

Our Pasts III

Contents

  1. How, When and Where
  2. From Trade to Territory
    The Company Establishes Power
  3. Ruling the Countryside
  4. Tribals, Dikus and the Vision
    of a Golden Age
  5. When People Rebel
    1857 and After
  6. Colonialism and the City
    The Story of an Imperial Capital
History – Part 2

Our Pasts III

Contents

Political Science

Social and Political Life III

Contents

  1. Unit One: The Indian Constitution and Secularism
    Chapter 1: The Indian Constitution
    Chapter 2: Understanding Secularism
  2. Unit Two: Parliament and The Making of Laws
    Chapter 3: Why do we need a Parliament?
    Chapter 4: Understanding Laws
  3. Unit Three: The Judiciary
    Chapter 5: Judiciary
    Chapter 6: Understanding Our Criminal Justice System
  4. Unit Four: Social Justice and The Marginalised
    Chapter 7: Understanding Marginalisation
    Chapter 8: Confronting Marginalisation
  5. Unit Five: Economic Presence of the Government
    Chapter 9: Public Facilities
    Chapter 10: Law and Social Justice
Science

Contents

  1. Chapter 1
    CROP PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT
  2. Chapter 2
    MICROORGANISMS : FRIEND AND FOE
  3. Chapter 3
    SYNTHETIC FIBRES AND PLASTICS
  4. Chapter 4
    MATERIALS : METALS AND NON-METALS
  5. Chapter 5
    COAL AND PETROLEUM
  6. Chapter 6
    COMBUSTION AND FLAME
  7. Chapter 7
    CONSERVATION OF PLANTS AND ANIMALS
  8. Chapter 8
    CELL — STRUCTURE AND FUNCTIONS
  9. Chapter 9
    REPRODUCTION IN ANIMALS
  10. Chapter 10
    REACHING THE AGE OF ADOLESCENCE
  11. Chapter 11
    FORCE AND PRESSURE
  12. Chapter 12
    FRICTION
  13. Chapter 13
    SOUND
  14. Chapter 14
    CHEMICAL EFFECTS OF ELECTRIC CURRENT
  15. Chapter 15
    SOME NATURAL PHENOMENA
  16. Chapter 16
    LIGHT
  17. Chapter 17
    STARS AND THE SOLAR SYSTEM
  18. Chapter 18
    POLLUTION OF AIR AND WATER

Index

 

 

9th Standard

Social Science

(History)
India and the Contemporary World I

Contents

  1. Section I: Events and Processes
    I. The French Revolution
    II. Socialism in Europe and the Russian Revolution
    III. Nazism and the Rise of Hitler
  2. Section II: Livelihoods, Economies and Societies
    IV. Forest Society and Colonialism
    V. Pastoralists in the Modern World
    VI. Peasants and Farmers
  3. Section III: Everyday Life, Culture and Politics
    VII. History and Sport: The Story of Cricket
    VIII. Clothing: A Social History
Geography

Contemporary India—Geography I

Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1
    India – Size and Location
  2. CHAPTER 2
    Physical Features of India
  3. CHAPTER 3
    Drainage
  4. CHAPTER 4
    Climate
  5. CHAPTER 5
    Natural Vegetation and Wild Life
  6. CHAPTER 6
    Population
Political science

Democratic Politics I

Contents

  1. CHAPTER I
    DEMOCRACY IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD
  2. CHAPTER 2
    WHAT IS DEMOCRACY?
    WHY DEMOCRACY?
  3. CHAPTER 3
    CONSTITUTIONAL DESIGN
  4. CHAPTER 4
    ELECTORAL POLITICS
  5. CHAPTER 5
    WORKING OF INSTITUTIONS
  6. CHAPTER 6
    DEMOCRATIC RIGHTS
Economics

Contents

  1. CHATPER 1
    The Story of Village Palampur
  2. CHAPTER 2
    People as Resource
  3. CHAPTER 3
    Poverty as a Challenge
  4. CHAPTER 4
    Food Security in India
Science

Contents

  1. Chapter 1 MATTER IN OUR SURROUNDINGS
  2. Chapter 2 IS MATTER AROUND US PURE
  3. Chapter 3 ATOMS AND MOLECULES
  4. Chapter 4 STRUCTURE OF THE ATOM
  5. Chapter 5 THE FUNDAMENTAL UNIT OF LIFE
  6. Chapter 6 TISSUES
  7. Chapter 7 DIVERSITY IN LIVING ORGANISMS
  8. Chapter 8 MOTION
  9. Chapter 9 FORCE AND LAWS OF MOTION
  10. Chapter 10 GRAVITATION
  11. Chapter 11 WORK AND ENERGY
  12. Chapter 12 SOUND
  13. Chapter 13 WHY DO WE FALL ILL
  14. Chapter 14 NATURAL RESOURCES
  15. Chapter 15 IMPROVEMENT IN FOOD RESOURCES

Answers

 

 

10th Standard

Social Science

(History)
India and the Contemporary World II

Contents

  1. Section I: Events and Processes
    I. The Rise of Nationalism in Europe
    II. The Nationalist Movement in Indo-China
    III. Nationalism in India
  2. Section II: Livelihoods, Economies and Societies
    IV. The Making of a Global World
    V. The Age of Industrialisation
    VI. Work, Life and Leisure
  3. Section III: Everyday Life, Culture and Politics
    VII. Print Culture and the Modern World
    VIII. Novels, Society and History
Geography

Contemporary India—Geography II

Contents

  1. Resources and Development
  2. Forest and Wildlife Resources
  3. Water Resources
  4. Agriculture
  5. Minerals and Energy Resources
  6. Manufacturing Industries
  7. Life Lines of National Economy

Appendix–I

Appendix–II

Appendix–III

Appendix

Social Science

(Political science)

Democratic Politics II

Contents

  1. Unit I
    Chapter 1 – Power sharing
    Chapter 2 – Federalism
  2. Unit II
    Chapter 3 – Democracy and Diversity
    Chapter 4 – Gender, Religion and Caste
  3. Unit III
    Chapter 5 – Popular Struggles and Movements
    Chapter 6 – Political Parties
  4. Unit IV
    Chapter 7 – Outcomes of Democracy
    Chapter 8 – Challenges to Democracy
Social Science

(Economics)

Understanding Economic Development

Contents

  1. Development
  2. Sectors of the Indian Economy
  3. Money and credit
  4. Globalisation and Indian Economy
  5. Consumer Rights
Science

Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Chemical Reactions and Equations
  2. Chapter 2 Acids, Bases and Salts
  3. Chapter 3 Metals and Non-metals
  4. Chapter 4 Carbon and its Compounds
  5. Chapter 5 Periodic Classification of Elements
  6. Chapter 6 Life Processes
  7. Chapter 7 Control and Coordination
  8. Chapter 8 How do Organisms Reproduce?
  9. Chapter 9 Heredity and Evolution
  10. Chapter 10 Light – Reflection and Refraction
  11. Chapter 11 Human Eye and Colourful World
  12. Chapter 12 Electricity
  13. Chapter 13 Magnetic Effects of Electric Current
  14. Chapter 14 Sources of Energy
  15. Chapter 15 Our Environment
  16. Chapter 16 Management of Natural Resources

Answers

 

 

11th Standard

History

Themes in World History

Contents

  1. Chapter 1 – Early Societies
  2. Chapter 2 – Empires
  3. Chapter 3 – Changing Traditions
  4. Chapter 4 – Towards Modernisation
Geography

India – Physical Environment

Contents

  1. UNIT I : INTRODUCTION
    1. India — Location
  2. UNIT II : PHYSIOGRAPHY
    2. Structure and Physiography
    3. Drainage System
  3. UNIT III : CLIMATE, VEGETATION AND SOIL
    4. Climate
    5. Natural Vegetation
    6. Soils
  4. UNIT IV : NATURAL HAZARDS AND DISASTERS: CAUSES, CONSEQUENCES AND MANAGEMENT
    7. Natural Hazards and Disasters
Geography

Fundamentals of Physical Geography

Contents

  1. UNIT I : GEOGRAPHY AS A DISCIPLINE
    1. Geography as a Discipline
  2. UNIT II : THE EARTH
    2. The Origin and Evolution of the Earth
    3. Interior of the Earth
    4. Distribution of Oceans and Continents
  3. UNIT III : LANDFORMS
    5. Minerals and Rocks
    6. Geomorphic Processes
    7. Landforms and their Evolution
  4. UNIT IV : CLIMATE
    8. Composition and Structure of Atmosphere
    9. Solar Radiation, Heat Balance and Temperature
    10. Atmospheric Circulation and Weather Systems
    11. Water in the Atmosphere
    12. World Climate and Climate Change
  5. UNIT V : WATER (OCEANS)
    13. Water (Oceans)
    14. Movements of Ocean Water
  6. UNIT VI : LIFE ON THE EARTH
    15. Life on the Earth
    16. Biodiversity and Conservation

Glossary

Political Science

Political Theory

Contents

  1. Political Theory: An Introduction
  2. Freedom
  3. Equality
  4. Social Justice
  5. Rights
  6. Citizenship
  7. Nationalism
  8. Secularism
  9. Peace
  10. Development
Political Science

Indian Constitution at Work

Contents

  1. CONSTITUTION: WHY AND HOW?
  2. RIGHTS IN THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION
  3. ELECTION AND REPRESENTATION
  4. EXECUTIVE
  5. LEGISLATURE
  6. JUDICIARY
  7. FEDERALISM
  8. LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
  9. CONSTITUTION AS A LIVING DOCUMENT
  10. THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE CONSTITUTION
Economics

Indian Economic Development

Contents

UNIT I – Development Policies and Experience(1947 – 1990)

1. Indian Economy on the eve of Independence

2. Indian Economy(1950 – 1990)

UNIT II – Economic Reforms Since 1991

3. Liberalisation, Privatisation and Globalisation – An Appraisal

UNIT III – Current Challenges facing the Indian Economy

4. Poverty

5. Human Capital formation in India

6. Rural Development

7. Employment – Growth, Informalisation and Other issues

8. Infrastructure

9. Environment and Sustainable Development

UNIT IV – Development Experiences of India: A comparison with Neighbours

10. Development Experiences of India: A comparison with Neighbours

Society

Understanding Society

Contents

  1. SOCIAL STRUCTURE, STRATIFICATION AND SOCIAL PROCESSES IN SOCIETY
  2. SOCIAL CHANGE AND SOCIAL ORDER IN RURAL AND URBAN SOCIETY
  3. ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY
  4. INTRODUCING WESTERN SOCIOLOGISTS
  5. INDIAN SOCIOLOGISTS
Society

Introducing Sociology

Contents

  1. SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIETY
  2. TERMS, CONCEPTS AND THEIR USE IN SOCIOLOGY
  3. UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS
  4. CULTURE AND SOCIALISATION
  5. DOING SOCIOLOGY: RESEARCH METHODS
Physics

Part I

Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1 – PHYSICAL WORLD
    1.1 What is physics ?
    1.2 Scope and excitement of physics
    1.3 Physics, technology and society
    1.4 Fundamental forces in nature
    1.5 Nature of physical laws
  2. CHAPTER 2 – UNITS AND MEASUREMENTS
    2.1 Introduction
    2.2 The international system of units
    2.3 Measurement of length
    2.4 Measurement of mass
    2.5 Measurement of time
    2.6 Accuracy, precision of instruments and errors in measurement
    2.7 Significant figures
    2.8 Dimensions of physical quantities
    2.9 Dimensional formulae and dimensional equations
    2.10 Dimensional analysis and its applications
  3. CHAPTER 3 – MOTION IN A STRAIGHT LINE
    3.1 Introduction
    3.2 Position, path length and displacement
    3.3 Average velocity and average speed
    3.4 Instantaneous velocity and speed
    3.5 Acceleration
    3.6 Kinematic equations for uniformly accelerated motion
    3.7 Relative velocity
  4. CHAPTER – MOTION IN PLANE
    4.1 Introduction
    4.2 Scalars and vectors
    4.3 Multiplication of vectors by real numbers
    4.4 Addition and subtraction of vectors graphical method
    4.5 Resolution of vectors
    4.6 Vector addition analytical method
    4.7 Motion in a plane
    4.8 Motion in a plane with constant acceleration
    4.9 Relative velocity in two dimensions
    4.10 Projectile motion
    4.11 Uniform circular motion
  5. CHAPTER 5 – LAWS OF MOTION
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Aristotle’s fallacy
    5.3 The law of inertia
    5.4 Newton’s first law of motion
    5.5 Newton’s second law of motion
    5.6 Newton’s third law of motion
    5.7 Conservation of momentum
    5.8 Equilibrium of a particle
    5.9 Common forces in mechanics
    5.10 Circular motion
    5.11 Solving problems in mechanics
  6. CHAPTER 6 – WORK, ENERGY AND POWER
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Notions of work and kinetic energy : The work-energy theorem
    6.3 Work
    6.4 Kinetic energy
    6.5 Work done by a variable force
    6.6 The work-energy theorem for a variable force
    6.7 The concept of potential energy
    6.8 The conservation of mechanical energy
    6.9 The potential energy of a spring
    6.10 Various forms of energy : the law of conservation of energy
    6.11 Power
    6.12 Collisions
  7. CHAPTER 7 – SYSTEM OF PARTICLES AND ROTATIONAL MOTION
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Centre of mass
    7.3 Motion of centre of mass
    7.4 Linear momentum of a system of particles
    7.5 Vector product of two vectors
    7.6 Angular velocity and its relation with linear velocity
    7.7 Torque and angular momentum
    7.8 Equilibrium of a rigid body
    7.9 Moment of inertia
    7.10 Theorems of perpendicular and parallel axes7.11 Kinematics of rotational motion about a fixed axis
    7.12 Dynamics of rotational motion about a fixed axis
    7.13 Angular momentum in case of rotations about a fixed axis
    7.14 Rolling motion
  8. CHAPTER 8 – GRAVITATION
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Kepler’s laws
    8.3 Universal law of gravitation
    8.4 The gravitational constant
    8.5 Acceleration due to gravity of the earth
    8.6 Acceleration due to gravity below and above the surface of earth
    8.7 Gravitational potential energy
    8.8 Escape speed
    8.9 Earth satellite
    8.10 Energy of an orbiting satellite
    8.11 Geostationary and polar satellites
    8.12 Weightlessness
Physics

Part II

Contents

  1. CHAPTER 9 – MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Elastic behaviour of solids
    9.3 Stress and strain
    9.4 Hooke’s law
    9.5 Stress-strain curve
    9.6 Elastic moduli
    9.7 Applications of elastic behaviour of materials
  2. CHAPTER 10 – MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF FLUIDS
    10.1 Introduction
    10.2 Pressure
    10.3 Streamline flow
    10.4 Bernoulli’s principle
    10.5 Viscosity
    10.6 Reynolds number
    10.7 Surface tension
  3. CHAPTER 11 – THERMAL PROPERTIES OF MATTER
    11.1 Introduction
    11.2 Temperature and heat
    11.3 Measurement of temperature
    11.4 Ideal-gas equation and absolute temperature
    11.5 Thermal expansion
    11.6 Specific heat capacity
    11.7 Calorimetry
    11.8 Change of state
    11.9 Heat transfer
    11.10 Newton’s law of cooling
  4. CHAPTER 12 – THERMODYNAMICS
    12.1 Introduction
    12.2 Thermal equilibrium
    12.3 Zeroth law of thermodynamics
    12.4 Heat, internal energy and work
    12.5 First law of thermodynamics
    12.6 Specific heat capacity
    12.7 Thermodynamic state variables and equation of state
    12.8 Thermodynamic processes
    12.9 Heat engines
    12.10 Refrigerators and heat pumps
    12.11 Second law of thermodynamics
    12.12 Reversible and irreversible processes
    12.13 Carnot engine
  5. CHAPTER 13 – KINETIC THEORY
    13.1 Introduction
    13.2 Molecular nature of matter
    13.3 Behaviour of gases
    13.4 Kinetic theory of an ideal gas
    13.5 Law of equipartition of energy
    13.6 Specific heat capacity
    13.7 Mean free path
  6. CHAPTER 14 – OSCILLATIONS
    14.1 Introduction
    14.2 Periodic and oscilatory motions
    14.3 Simple harmonic motion
    14.4 Simple harmonic motion and uniform circular motion
    14.5 Velocity and acceleration in simple harmonic motion
    14.6 Force law for simple harmonic motion
    14.7 Energy in simple harmonic motion
    14.8 Some systems executing Simple Harmonic Motion
    14.9 Damped simple harmonic motion
    14.10 Forced oscillations and resonance
  7. CHAPTER 15 – WAVES
    15.1 Introduction
    15.2 Transverse and longitudinal waves
    15.3 Displacement relation in a progressive wave
    15.4 The speed of a travelling wave
    15.5 The principle of superposition of waves
    15.6 Reflection of waves
    15.7 Beats
    15.8 Doppler effect

Answers

 

 

12th Standard

History

Themes in Indian History Part I

Contents

  1. THEME ONE
    BRICKS, BEADS AND BONES
    The Harappan Civilisation
  2. THEME TWO
    KINGS, FARMERS AND TOWNS
    Early States and Economies
    (c.600 BCE-600 CE)
  3. THEME THREE
    KINSHIP, CASTE AND CLASS
    Early Societies
    (c. 600 BCE-600 CE)
  4. THEME FOUR
    THINKERS, BELIEFS AND BUILDINGS
    Cultural Developments
    (c. 600 BCE-600 CE)
History

Themes in Indian History Part II

Contents

  1. THEME FIVE
    THROUGH THE EYES OF TRAVELLERS
    Perceptions of Society
    (c. tenth to seventeenth century)
  2. THEME SIX
    BHAKTI-SUFI TRADITIONS
    Changes in Religious Beliefs
    and Devotional Texts
    (c. eighth to eighteenth century)
  3. THEME SEVEN
    AN IMPERIAL CAPITAL: VIJAYANAGARA
    (c. fourteenth to sixteenth century)
  4. THEME EIGHT
    PEASANTS, ZAMINDARS AND THE STATE
    Agrarian Society and the Mughal Empire
    (c. sixteenth-seventeenth centuries)
  5. THEME NINE
    KINGS AND CHRONICLES
    The Mughal Courts
    (c. sixteenth-seventeenth centuries
History

Themes in Indian History Part III

Contents

  1. THEME TEN
    COLONIALISM AND THE COUNTRYSIDE:
    Exploring Official Archives
  2. THEME ELEVEN
    REBELS AND THE RAJ:
    1857 Revolt and its Representations
  3. THEME TWELVE
    COLONIAL CITIES:
    Urbanisation, Planning and Architecture
  4. THEME THIRTEEN
    MAHATMA GANDHI AND THE
    NATIONALIST MOVEMENT:
    Civil Disobedience and Beyond
  5. THEME FOURTEEN
    UNDERSTANDING PARTITION:
    Politics, Memories, Experiences
  6. THEME FIFTEEN
    FRAMING THE CONSTITUTION:
    The Beginning of a New Era
Geography

Fundamentals of Human Geography

Contents

  1. UNIT I
    1. Human Geography
    Nature and Scope
  2. UNIT II
    2. The World Population
    Distribution, Density and Growth
    3. Population Composition
    4. Human Development
  3. UNIT III
    5. Primary Activities
    6. Secondary Activities
    7. Tertiary and Quaternary Activities
    8. Transport and Communication
    9. International Trade
  4. UNIT IV
    10. Human Settlements

Appendice

Glossary

Geography

India – People and Economy

Contents

  1. Unit I
    1. Population : Distribution, Density, Growth and Composition
    2. Migration : Types, Causes and Consequences
    3. Human Development
  2. Unit II
    4. Human Settlements
  3. Unit III
    5. Land Resources and Agriculture
    6. Water Resources
    7. Mineral and Energy Resources
    8. Manufacturing Industries
    9. Planning and Sustainable Development in Indian Context
  4. Unit IV
    10. Transport and Communication
    11. International Trade
  5. Unit V
    12. Geographical Perspective on Selected Issues and Problems

Appendix

Glossary

Political Science

Contemporary world Politics

Contents

  1. Chapter 1
    The Cold War Era
  2. Chapter 2
    The End of Bipolarity
  3. Chapter 3
    US Hegemony in World Politics
  4. Chapter 4
    Alternative Centres of Power
  5. Chapter 5
    Contemporary South Asia
  6. Chapter 6
    International Organisations
  7. Chapter 7
    Security in the Contemporary World
  8. Chapter 8
    Environment and Natural Resources
  9. Chapter 9
    Globalisation
Economics

Macroeconomics

Contents

  1. INTRODUCTION
    1.1 Emergence of Macroeconomics
    1.2 Context of the Present Book of Macroeconomics
  2. NATIONAL INCOME ACCOUNTING
    2.1 Some Basic Concepts of Macroeconomics
    2.2 Circular Flow of Income and Methods of
    Calculating National Income
    2.2.1 The Product or Value Added Method
    2.2.2 Expenditure Method
    2.2.3 Income Method
    2.3 Some Macroeconomic Identities
    2.4 Goods and Prices
    2.5 GDP and Welfare
  3. MONEY AND BANKING
    3.1 Functions of Money
    3.2 Demand for Money
    3.2.1 The Transaction Motive
    3.2.2 The Speculative Motive
    3.3 The Supply of Money
    3.3.1 Legal Definitions: Narrow and Broad Money
    3.3.2 Money Creation by the Banking System
    3.3.3 Instruments of Monetary Policy and the
    Reserve Bank of India
  4. INCOME DETERMINATION
    4.1 Ex Ante and Ex Post
    4.2 Movement Along a Curve Versus Shift of a Curve
    4.3 The Short Run Fixed Price Analysis of the Product Market
    4.3.1 A Point on the Aggregate Demand Curve
    4.3.2 Effects of an Autonomous Change on Equilibrium Demand in the Product Market
    4.3.3 The Multiplier Mechanism
  5. THE GOVERNMENT: FUNCTIONS AND SCOPE
    5.1 Components of the Government Budget
    5.1.1 The Revenue Account
    5.1.2 The Capital Account
    5.1.3 Measures of Government Deficit
    5.2 Fiscal Policy
    5.2.1 Changes in Government Expenditure
    5.2.2 Changes in Taxes
    5.2.3 Debt
  6. OPEN ECONOMY MACROECONOMICS
    6.1 The Balance of Payments
    6.1.1 BoP Surplus and Deficit
    6.2 The Foreign Exchange Market
    6.2.1 Determination of the Exchange Rate
    6.2.2 Flexible Exchange Rates
    6.2.3 Fixed Exchange Rates
    6.2.4 Managed Floating
    6.2.5 Exchange Rate Management: The International Experience
    6.3 The Determination of Income in an Open Economy
    6.3.1 National Income Identity for an Open Economy
    6.3.2 Equilibrium Output and the Trade Balance
    6.4 Trade Deficits, Savings and Investment

Glossary

Physics

Part I

Contents

  1. CHAPTER ONE – ELECTRIC CHARGES AND FIELDS
    1.1 Introduction
    1.2 Electric Charges
    1.3 Conductors and Insulators
    1.4 Charging by Induction
    1.5 Basic Properties of Electric Charge
    1.6 Coulomb’s Law
    1.7 Forces between Multiple Charges
    1.8 Electric Field
    1.9 Electric Field Lines
    1.10 Electric Flux
    1.11 Electric Dipole
    1.12 Dipole in a Uniform External Field
    1.13 Continuous Charge Distribution
    1.14 Gauss’s Law
    1.15 Application of Gauss’s Law
  2. CHAPTER TWO – ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL AND CAPACITANCE
    2.1 Introduction
    2.2 Electrostatic Potential
    2.3 Potential due to a Point Charge
    2.4 Potential due to an Electric Dipole
    2.5 Potential due to a System of Charges
    2.6 Equipotential Surfaces
    2.7 Potential Energy of a System of Charges
    2.8 Potential Energy in an External Field
    2.9 Electrostatics of Conductors
    2.10 Dielectrics and Polarisation
    2.11 Capacitors and Capacitance
    2.12 The Parallel Plate Capacitor
    2.13 Effect of Dielectric on Capacitance
    2.14 Combination of Capacitors
    2.15 Energy Stored in a Capacitor
    2.16 Van de Graaff Generator
  3. CHAPTER THREE – CURRENT ELECTRICITY
    3.1 Introduction
    3.2 Electric Current
    3.3 Electric Currents in Conductors
    3.4 Ohm’s law
    3.5 Drift of Electrons and the Origin of Resistivity
    3.6 Limitations of Ohm’s Law
    3.7 Resistivity of various Materials
    3.8 Temperature Dependence of Resistivity
    3.9 Electrical Energy, Power
    3.10 Combination of Resistors — Series and Parallel
    3.11 Cells, emf, Internal Resistance
    3.12 Cells in Series and in Parallel
    3.13 Kirchhoff’s Laws
    3.14 Wheatstone Bridge
    3.15 Meter Bridge
    3.16 Potentiometer
  4. CHAPTER FOUR – MOVING CHARGES AND MAGNETISM
    4.1 Introduction
    4.2 Magnetic Force
    4.3 Motion in a Magnetic Field
    4.4 Motion in Combined Electric and Magnetic Fields
    4.5 Magnetic Field due to a Current Element, Biot-Savart Law
    4.6 Magnetic Field on the Axis of a Circular Current Loop
    4.7 Ampere’s Circuital Law
    4.8 The Solenoid and the Toroid
    4.9 Force between Two Parallel Currents, the Ampere
    4.10 Torque on Current Loop, Magnetic Dipole
    4.11 The Moving Coil Galvanometer
  5. CHAPTER FIVE – MAGNETISM AND MATTER
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 The Bar Magnet
    5.3 Magnetism and Gauss’s Law
    5.4 The Earth’s Magnetism
    5.5 Magnetisation and Magnetic Intensity
    5.6 Magnetic Properties of Materials
    5.7 Permanent Magnets and Electromagnets
  6. CHAPTER SIX – ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 The Experiments of Faraday and Henry
    6.3 Magnetic Flux
    6.4 Faraday’s Law of Induction
    6.5 Lenz’s Law and Conservation of Energy
    6.6 Motional Electromotive Force
    6.7 Energy Consideration: A Quantitative Study
    6.8 Eddy Currents
    6.9 Inductance
    6.10 AC Generator
  7. CHAPTER SEVEN – ALTERNATING CURRENT
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 AC Voltage Applied to a Resistor
    7.3 Representation of AC Current and Voltage by
    Rotating Vectors — Phasors
    7.4 AC Voltage Applied to an Inductor
    7.5 AC Voltage Applied to a Capacitor
    7.6 AC Voltage Applied to a Series LCR Circuit
    7.7 Power in AC Circuit: The Power Factor
    7.8 LC Oscillations
    7.9 Transformers
  8. CHAPTER EIGHT – ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Displacement Current
    8.3 Electromagnetic Waves
    8.4 Electromagnetic Spectrum
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  1. CHAPTER NINE – RAY OPTICS AND OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Reflection of Light by Spherical Mirrors
    9.3 Refraction
    9.4 Total Internal Reflection
    9.5 Refraction at Spherical Surfaces and by Lenses
    9.6 Refraction through a Prism
    9.7 Dispersion by a Prism
    9.8 Some Natural Phenomena due to Sunlight
    9.9 Optical Instruments
  2. CHAPTER TEN – WAVE OPTICS
    10.1 Introduction
    10.2 Huygens Principle
    10.3 Refraction and reflection of plane waves using Huygens Principle
    10.4 Coherent and Incoherent Addition of Waves
    10.5 Interference of Light Waves and Young’s Experiment
    10.6 Diffraction
    10.7 Polarisation
  3. CHAPTER ELEVEN – DUAL NATURE OF RADIATION AND MATTER
    11.1 Introduction
    11.2 Electron Emission
    11.3 Photoelectric Effect
    11.4 Experimental Study of Photoelectric Effect
    11.5 Photoelectric Effect and Wave Theory of Light
    11.6 Einstein’s Photoelectric Equation: Energy Quantum of Radiation
    11.7 Particle Nature of Light: The Photon
    11.8 Wave Nature of Matter
    11.9 Davisson and Germer Experiment
  4. CHAPTER TWELVE – ATOMS
    12.1 Introduction
    12.2 Alpha-particle Scattering and Rutherford’s Nuclear Model of Atom
    12.3 Atomic Spectra
    12.4 Bohr Model of the Hydrogen Atom
    12.5 The Line Spectra of the Hydrogen Atom
    12.6 DE Broglie’s Explanation of Bohr’s Second Postulate of Quantisation
  5. CHAPTER THIRTEEN – NUCLEI
    13.1 Introduction
    13.2 Atomic Masses and Composition of Nucleus
    13.3 Size of the Nucleus
    13.4 Mass-Energy and Nuclear Binding Energy
    13.5 Nuclear Force
    13.6 Radioactivity
    13.7 Nuclear Energy
  6. CHAPTER FOURTEEN – SEMICONDUCTOR ELECTRONICS: MATERIALS, DEVICES AND SIMPLE CIRCUITS
    14.1 Introduction
    14.2 Classification of Metals, Conductors and Semiconductors
    14.3 Intrinsic Semiconductor
    14.4 Extrinsic Semiconductor
    14.5 p-n Junction
    14.6 Semiconductor diode
    14.7 Application of Junction Diode as a Rectifier
    14.8 Special Purpose p-n Junction Diodes
    14.9 Junction Transistor
    14.10 Digital Electronics and Logic Gates
    14.11 Integrated Circuits
  7. CHAPTER FIFTEEN – COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
    15.1 Introduction
    15.2 Elements of a Communication System
    15.3 Basic Terminology Used in Electronic Communication Systems
    15.4 Bandwidth of Signals
    15.5 Bandwidth of Transmission Medium
    15.6 Propagation of Electromagnetic Waves
    15.7 Modulation and its Necessity
    15.8 Amplitude Modulation
    15.9 Production of Amplitude Modulated Wave
    15.10 Detection of Amplitude Modulated Wave
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  1. UNIT VI – REPRODUCTION
    Chapter 1 : Reproduction in Organisms
    Chapter 2 : Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants
    Chapter 3 : Human Reproduction
    Chapter 4 : Reproductive Health
  2. UNIT VII – GENETICS AND EVOLUTION
    Chapter 5 : Principles of Inheritance and Variation
    Chapter 6 : Molecular Basis of Inheritance
    Chapter 7 : Evolution
  3. UNIT VIII – BIOLOGY IN HUMAN WELFARE
    Chapter 8 : Human Health and Disease
    Chapter 9 : Strategies for Enhancement in
    Food Production
    Chapter 10 : Microbes in Human Welfare
  4. UNIT IX – BIOTECHNOLOGY
    Chapter 11 : Biotechnology : Principles and Processes
    Chapter 12 : Biotechnology and its Applications
  5. UNIT X – ECOLOGY
    Chapter 13 : Organisms and Populations
    Chapter 14 : Ecosystem
    Chapter 15 : Biodiversity and Conservation
    Chapter 16 : Environmental Issues

 

 

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Contents

  1. Real Numbers
    1.1 Introduction
    1.2 Euclid’s Division Lemma
    1.3 The Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic
    1.4 Revisiting Irrational Numbers
    1.5 Revisiting Rational Numbers and Their Decimal Expansions
    1.6 Summary
  2. Polynomials
    2.1 Introduction
    2.2 Geometrical Meaning of the Zeroes of a Polynomial
    2.3 Relationship between Zeroes and Coefficients of a Polynomial
    2.4 Division Algorithm for Polynomials
    2.5 Summary
  3. Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables
    3.1 Introduction
    3.2 Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables
    3.3 Graphical Method of Solution of a Pair of Linear Equations
    3.4 Algebraic Methods of Solving a Pair of Linear Equations
    3.4.1 Substitution Method
    3.4.2 Elimination Method
    3.4.3 Cross-Multiplication Method
    3.5 Equations Reducible to a Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables
    3.6 Summary
  4. Quadratic Equations
    4.1 Introduction
    4.2 Quadratic Equations
    4.3 Solution of a Quadratic Equation by Factorisation
    4.4 Solution of a Quadratic Equation by Completing the Square
    4.5 Nature of Roots
    4.6 Summary
  5. Arithmetic Progressions
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Arithmetic Progressions
    5.3 nth Term of an AP
    5.4 Sum of First n Terms of an AP
    5.5 Summary
  6. Triangles
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Similar Figures
    6.3 Similarity of Triangles
    6.4 Criteria for Similarity of Triangles
    6.5 Areas of Similar Triangles
    6.6 Pythagoras Theorem
    6.7 Summary
  7. Coordinate Geometry
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Distance Formula
    7.3 Section Formula
    7.4 Area of a Triangle
    7.5 Summary
  8. Introduction to Trigonometry
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Trigonometric Ratios
    8.3 Trigonometric Ratios of Some Specific Angles
    8.4 Trigonometric Ratios of Complementary Angles
    8.5 Trigonometric Identities
    8.6 Summary
  9. Some Applications of Trigonometry
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Heights and Distances
    9.3 Summary
  10. Circles
    10.1 Introduction
    10.2 Tangent to a Circle
    10.3 Number of Tangents from a Point on a Circle
    10.4 Summary
  11. Constructions
    11.1 Introduction
    11.2 Division of a Line Segment
    11.3 Construction of Tangents to a Circle
    11.4 Summary
  12. Areas Related to Circles
    12.1 Introduction
    12.2 Perimeter and Area of a Circle — A Review
    12.3 Areas of Sector and Segment of a Circle
    12.4 Areas of Combinations of Plane Figures
    12.5 Summary
  13. Surface Areas and Volumes
    13.1 Introduction
    13.2 Surface Area of a Combination of Solids
    13.3 Volume of a Combination of Solids
    13.4 Conversion of Solid from One Shape to Another
    13.5 Frustum of a Cone
    13.6 Summary
  14. Statistics
    14.1 Introduction
    14.2 Mean of Grouped Data
    14.3 Mode of Grouped Data
    14.4 Median of Grouped Data
    14.5 Graphical Representation of Cumulative Frequency Distribution
    14.6 Summary
  15. Probability
    15.1 Introduction
    15.2 Probability — A Theoretical Approach
    15.3 Summary

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Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1 Real Numbers
  2. CHAPTER 2 Polynomials
  3. CHAPTER 3 Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables
  4. CHAPTER 4 Quadratic Equations
  5. CHAPTER 5 Arithmetic Progressions
  6. CHAPTER 6 Triangles
  7. CHAPTER 7 Coordinate Geometry
  8. CHAPTER 8 Introduction to Trigonometry and its Applications
  9. CHAPTER 9 Circles
  10. CHAPTER 10 Constructions
  11. CHAPTER 11 Area Related to Circles
  12. CHAPTER 12 Surface Areas and Volumes
  13. CHAPTER 13 Statistics and Probability

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