```ISAT 2012 Syllabus
MATHEMATICS
UNIT 1: SETS, RELATIONS AND FUNCTIONS
UNIT 2: COMPLEX NUMBERS AND QUADRATIC EQUATIONS
UNIT 3: MATRICES AND DETERMINANTS
UNIT 4: PERMUTATIONS AND COMBINATIONS
UNIT 5: MATHEMATICAL INDUCTION
UNIT 6: BINOMIAL THEOREM AND ITS SIMPLE APPLICATIONS
UNIT 7: SEQUENCES AND SERIES
UNIT 8: LIMIT, CONTINUITY AND DIFFERENTIABILITY
UNIT 9: INTEGRAL CALCULUS
UNIT 10: DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
UNIT 11: CO-ORDINATE GEOMETRY
UNIT 12: THREE DIMENSIONAL GEOMETRY
UNIT 13: VECTOR ALGEBRA
UNIT 14: STATISTICS AND PROBABILITY
UNIT 15: TRIGONOMETRY
UNIT 16: MATHEMATICAL REASONING
PHYSICS
SECTION A
UNIT 1: PHYSICS AND MEASUREMENT
UNIT 2: KINEMATICS
UNIT 3: LAWS OF MOTION
UNIT 4: WORK, ENERGY AND POWER
UNIT 5: ROTATIONAL MOTION
UNIT 6: GRAVITATION
UNIT 7: PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS
UNIT 8: THERMODYNAMICS
UNIT 9: KINETIC THEORY OF GASES
UNIT 10: OSCILLATIONS AND WAVES
UNIT 11: ELECTROSTATICS
UNIT 12: CURRRENT ELECTRICITY
UNIT 13: MAGNETIC EFFECTS OF CURRENT AND MAGNETISM
UNIT 14: ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION AND ALTERNATING CURRENTS
UNIT 15: ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES
UNIT 16: OPTICS
UNIT 17: DUAL NATURE OF MATTER ANDRADIATION
UNIT 18: ATOMS AND NUCLEI
UNIT 19: ELECTRONIC DEVICES
UNIT 20: COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
SECTIONB
UNIT 21: EXPERIMENTAL SKILLS
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities
1. Vernier callipers-its use to measure internal and external diameter and depth of a vessel.
2. Screw gauge-its use to determine thickness/diameter of thin sheet/wire.
3. Simple Pendulum-dissipation of energy by plotting a graph between square of amplitude time.
4. Metre Scale - mass of a given object by principle of moments.
5. Youngs modulus of elasticity of the material of a metallic wire.
6. Surface tension of water by capillary rise and effect of detergents.
7. Co-efficient of Viscosity of a given viscous liquid by measuring terminal velocity of a given spherical body.
8. Plotting a cooling curve for the relationship between the temperature of a hot body and time.
9. Speed of sound in air at room temperature using a resonance tube.
10. Specific heat capacity of a given (i) solid and (ii)liquid by method of mixtures.
11. Resistivity of the material of a given wire using metre bridge.
12. Resistance of a given wire using Ohm's law.
13. Potentiometer
(i) Comparison of emf of two primary cells.
(ii) Determination of internal resistance of a cell.
14. Resistance and figure of merit of a galvanometer by half deflection method.
15. Focal length of :(i) Convex mirror, ii) Concave mirror, and (iii) Convex lens using parallax method.
16. Plot of angle of deviation vs angle of incidence for a triangular prism.
17. Refractive index of a glass slab using a travelling
18. Characteristic curves of a p-n junction diode in forward and reverse bias.
19. Characteristic curves of a Zener diode and finding reverse break down voltage.
20. Characteristic curves of a transistor and finding current gain and voltage gain.
21. Identification of Diode, LED, Transistor, IC,Resistor, Capacitor from mixed collection of such items.
22. Using multimeter to:(i) Identify base of a transistor, (ii) Distinguish between npn and pnp type transistor, (iii) See the unidirectional flow of current in case of a diode and an LED.(iv) Check the correctness or otherwise of a given electronic component (diode, transistor or IC)
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
UNIT 1: SOME BASIC CONCEPTS IN CHEMISTRY
UNIT 2: STATES OF MATTER
UNIT 3: ATOMIC STRUCTURE
UNIT 4: CHEMICAL BONDING AND MOLECULAR
UNIT 5: CHEMICAL THERMODYNAMICS
UNIT 6: SOLUTIONS
UNIT 7: EQUILIBRIUM
UNIT 8: REDOX REACTIONS AND ELECTROCHEMISTRY
UNIT 9: CHEMICAL KINETICS
UNIT-10: SURFACE CHEMISTRY
SECTION B
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY
UNIT 11: CLASSIFICATON OF ELEMENTS AND PERIODICITY IN PROPERTIES
UNIT 12: GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND PROCESSES OF ISOLATION OF METALS
UNIT 13: HYDROGEN
UNIT 14: S - BLOCK ELEMENTS (ALKALI AND ALKALINE EARTH METALS)
UNIT 15: P - BLOCK ELEMENTS
UNIT 16: d and f BLOCK ELEMENTS
UNIT 17: CO-ORDINATION COMPOUNDS
UNIT 18: ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY
SECTION-C
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
UNIT 19: PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERISAT 2012ION OF ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
UNIT 20: SOME BASIC PRINCIPLES OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
UNIT 21: HYDROCARBONS
UNIT 22: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING
UNIT 23: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING OXYGEN
UNIT 24: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING NITROGEN
UNIT 25: POLYMERS
UNIT 26: BIOMOLECULES
UNIT 27: CHEMISTRY IN EVERYDAY LIFE
UNIT 28: PRINCIPLES RELATED TO PRACTICAL CHEMISTRY
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