| Unit I: ||Work, Power and Energy- Gravitational Force, Friction, Atmospheric Pressure and Work.|
Units and Measurement, Example from daily life.
Speed, Velocity, Acceleration.
Sound: Definition, Medium of Propagation, Audible and Inaudible sound, Noise and Music.
Terminology related to Sound: Amplitude, WaveLength, Frequency of Vibration.
Electricity: Different types of Cell, Circuit.
Magnet: Properties of a magnet, preparation and uses of the artificial magnet, magnetic induction.
Light: Reflection, Refraction, Mirrors and Lenses, Image Formation.
Heat: Measuring Temperature, Thermometers, Transformation of Heat.
| Unit II: || Element, Compound and Mixture: Basic Concept, Definitions, Chemical Symbols of certain important elements and compounds, their Properties, and their availability on the Earth.|
Material: Metals and Non-Metals, Periodic Table and Periodicity.
Atom, Atomic Structure, Valency, Bonding, Nuclear Fusion and Fission.
Acids, Bases, and Salts.
pH Value Indicators.
Physical and Chemical Changes.
Chemistry in daily life.
| Unit III: || Micro-organism and Organic Farming.|
Cell – The Structural and Functional Unit of Life, Classification of Animals and Plants based on different criteria.
Nutrition - as an important life process in plants, animals and human beings.
Balanced Diet, Vitamins, Deficiency Diseases, Hormones.
Human Beings - Their Body Organs, Structure and Functioning.
Respiration in Organisms.
Transportation in Animals and Plants.
Reproduction in Animals and Plants.
Health and Hygiene and Diseases.
| Unit IV: ||Types of Computers, Characteristics and Generation.|
Memory and its types, Input and Output Devices - their types & uses, Storage Devices, Software and Hardware, Operating systems, Windows, Uses of Microsoft office.
Computer Languages and softwares to convert machine languages like Translators, Compilers, Interpreters and Assemblers. Internet, E-mail.Social Media.
Different useful Portals, Sites and Web Pages.
| Unit V : || Types of Numbers, Unit Measurement, Equations and Factors, Profit & Loss, Percentage, Average, Simple and Compound Interest, Ratio Proportion.|
Statistics: Probability, Measurement of Central Tendency (Mean, Mode, Median) and Variance, Types of Sampling.
|Unit VI:||Communicable diseases and their Prevention.|
National Vaccination Programme.
The Primary Knowledge of AYUSH which stands for – Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha, Homeopathy.
Important Health-Related Welfare Schemes of the Central and State Government.
Major Health Organizations of the Central and the State Government.
|Unit VII||Conventional and Non-Conventional Sources of Energy: Definition, Examples, Uses and Differences.|
Energy Efficiency, Energy Management, Organizational Integration, Energy Management in Operational Functions, Energy Purchase, Production, Production Planning and Control, Maintenance.
Issues and Challenges related to Energy Strategies.
Alternate Sources of Energy: Present status of their use and future possibilities like Solar Energy, Wind Energy, Oceanic Energy, Geothermal Energy, Biomass Energy, Biofuel Energy etc.
|Unit IX||Environment: Definition, Scope and Dimensions of Physical, Economic, Cultural, Educational, Psychological Environment, etc.|
Definition, Scope, Dimensions and Concepts of Environment in the Indian context, Concepts of Environment in Modern World.
Effect of human activities on Environment.
Ethics and Values related to Environment.
Biodiversity, Environmental Pollution, Environmental Changes.
Issues and challenges related to Environment, Causes and Effects of Environmental Degradation.
Environmental Education: Programmes for Mass Awareness, Environmental Education and its relationship with Health and Safety.
Eco-friendly Technologies and their usage in sustainable management.
Conservation of Energy.
Constitutional provisions related to Environment and its Protection.
Environmental Protection Policies and Regulatory Framework.
|Unit X:||Definition and importance of Geology.|
Earth and its origin with its Crust, Mantle, and Core.
Lithosphere and Hydrosphere.
Origin and Age of Earth, Geological Time Scale.
Rock - Definition, Types of Rocks-Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic Rock.
Minerals and Ores.
Fossils - their origin.
Weathering and Erosion.
Formation of Soil and its layers.
Groundwater, Natural Coal, Natural Oil and Gas.