TSPSC Forest Beat Officer Syllabus 2017 | TSPSC Forest Beat Officer Exam Pattern| TSPSC Forest Beat Officer Selection process
Recruitment and Selection: The whole recruitment and selection process is carried out with utmost regard to maintain secrecy and confidentiality so as to ensure that the principle of merit is followed. A candidate shall be disqualified for appointment, if he himself / she herself or through relations or friends or any others has canvassed or endeavored to enlist for his candidature, extraneous support, whether from official or non-official sources for appointment to this service.
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TSPSC Forest Beat Officer Selection Process
The selection of candidates for appointment will be made by written examination (objective type), walking test and medical test. Only those candidates who qualify in the written examination by being ranked high, community wise will be called for verification of Original Certificates, Community and Category wise for the vacancies available as required.
The minimum qualifying marks in the written test for the above selection process shall be as follows: OC – 40%, BC – 35%, SC/ST – 30%, PH -30%.
TSPSC Forest Beat Officer Syllabus & Exam Pattern
- i) Examination (Objective Type) by Online / OMR based.
- ii) Walking Test
iii) Medical Test
The test will be of objective type with multiple-choice questions with only one answer being correct among the four alternatives suggested. The duration of Written Examination will be 180 Minutes (3 hours).
The written test comprising of 200 marks consisting of 200 Multiple choice questions and each question is carrying “One” Mark.
The Paper I consisting of 100 question on General Knowledge; and the Paper II consisting of 100 questions on General Mathematics.
TSPSC Forest Beat Officer Syllabus 2017
Scheme and Syllabus for the Post of Forest Beat Officers in Forest Department (EFS&T)
TSPSC Forest Beat Officer Exam Syllabus for Paper 1
Paper I: General Knowledge (SSC Standard)
- Current affairs.
- General Science in everyday life.
- Environmental Issues and Disaster Management.
- Geography and Economy of India and Telangana.
- Indian Constitution: Salient Features.
- Indian Political System and Government.
- Modern Indian History with a focus on Indian National Movement.
- History of Telangana and Telangana Movement.
- Society, Culture, Heritage, Arts and Literature of Telangana.
- Policies of Telangana State.
- Ethics, Sensitivity to Gender and weaker sections, social awareness
TSPSC Forest Beat Officer Exam Syllabus for Paper 2
Paper II: GENERAL MATHEMATICS (SSC Standard)
ARITHMETIC: Number System-Natural numbers, Integers, Rational and Real numbers, Fundamental operations, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, Square roots, Decimal fractions. Unitary method-time and distance, time and work, percentages, applications to simple and compound interest, profit and loss, ratio and proportion, variation.
Elementary Number Theory – Division algorithm. Prime and composite numbers. Tests of divisibility by 2,3,4,5,9 and 11. Multiples and factors. Factorisation Theorem. H.C.F. and L.C.M. Euclidean algorithm. Logarithms to base 10, laws of logarithms, use of logarithmic tables.
ALGEBRA: Basic Operations, simple factors, Remainder Theorem, H.C.F., L.C.M. Theory of polynomials, solutions of quadratic equations, relation between its roots and coefficients (Only real roots to be considered). Simultaneous linear equations in two unknowns – analytical and Graphical solutions. Simultaneous linear inequations in two variables and their solutions. Practical problems leading to two simultaneous linear equations or inequations in two variables or quadratic equations in one variable and their solutions. Set language and set notation, Rational expressions and conditional identities, laws of indices.
TRIGONOMETRY: Sine x, Cosine x, Tangent x when 0o= x = 90o values of sin x, cos x and tan x, for x= 0o , 30o, 45o, 60o and 90o.
Simple trigonometric identities.
Use of trigonometric tables.
Simple cases of heights and distances.
GEOMETRY: Lines and angles, Plane and plane figures, Theorems on (i) Properties of angles at a point, (ii) Parallel lines, (iii) Sides and angles of a triangle, (iv) Congruency of triangles, (v) Similar triangles, (vi) Concurrence of medians and altitudes, (vii) Properties of angles, sides and diagonals of a parallelogram, rectangle and square, (viii) Circles and its properties including tangents and normals, (ix) Loci.
MENSURATION: Areas of squares, rectangles, parallelograms, triangle and circle. Areas of figures which can be split up into these figures (Field Book), Surface area and volume of cuboids, lateral surface and volume of right circular cones and cylinders, surface area and volume of spheres.
STATISTICS: Collection and tabulation of statistical data, Graphical representation frequency polygons, histograms, bar charts, pie charts etc. Measures of central tendency.
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