Examrace Basics of Political Science (Postal Course)

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ISBN: 978-0-9829216-4-7
First edition: 5-Sep-2011 Last revised:

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Brush your skills in political science for competetive exams. Detailed notes and multiple choice practice questions with step by step solutions designed to aid your learning.

  • Numerous multiple choice questions with detailed solutions, practice tricks & shortcuts to solve the problem.

  • Also includes the background material on Geography skills. Specially designed for weak students-moving from most basic to advanced concepts.

Detailed Coverage

CHAPTER 1: Basic Geography of India

  • Major Facts
  • Landforms of India
  • Geological Time Scale
  • Soils of India
  • Vegetation of India
  • Crops of India
  • Rivers of India
  • Major Languages
  • Multipurpose Projects of India
  • Climate of India
  • Transport in India
  • Power Plants in India
  • Lakes of India
  • Major Mining Centers in India
  • Major National Parks & Wildlife Sanctuaries of India
  • Major Industries of India

CHAPTER 2: Environmental Geography

  • Principles of Ecology
  • Human Ecological Changes

CHAPTER 3: Pollution

  • Introduction to Pollution
  • Soil & Land Pollution
  • Noise Pollution
  • Water Pollution
  • Air Pollution
  • Radioactive Pollution
  • Pollution Control
  • Environmental Degradation
  • Environmental Management
  • Short Notes

CHAPTER 4: Natural Hazards

  • Classification of Hazards
  • Vulcanicity
  • Earthquakes
  • Cyclones
  • Waves
  • Tsunamis

CHAPTER 5: Environmental Hazards & Remedial Measures

  • Soil Erosion & Conservation
  • Deforestation
  • Climate Change
  • Ozone Depletion
  • Global Ecological Imbalances
  • Greenhouse Effect
  • Global Warming
  • Reduction in Biodiversity
  • Conserving Biodiversity
  • Environmental Hazards in India

CHAPTER 6: Questions on People & Environment

  • Questions on People & Environment

CHAPTER 7: Governance, Polity & Administration

  • Indian Constitution
  • Main Aspects of Constitution
  • Union & Its Territory
  • Citizenship
  • Fundamental Rights (FR's)
  • Directive Principles of State Policy
  • Fundamental Duties
  • President of India
  • Vice-President of India
  • Council of Ministers
  • Prime Minister (PM) of India
  • Parliament of India
  • Parliamentary Committees in India
  • Supreme Court of India
  • High Courts
  • State Executive
  • Local Government in India
  • Elections in India
  • Attorney General (AG) of India
  • Solicitor General for India
  • Advocate General
  • Comptroller & Auditor General (CAG) of India
  • Indian Audits and Accounts Service (IA&AS)
  • Jan Lokpal Bill
  • Civil Services in India

CHAPTER 8: Questions on Polity

  • Questions on Polity

CHAPTER 9: Introduction to Computers

  • Data
  • Components of a Computer
  • Computer Memory & Data Storage
  • Microprocessor Basics
  • Network
  • Internet
  • Internet & Network Protocols
  • Malicious Programs (Malware)
  • States Associated with Computer
  • Classification of Computer Types
  • History of Computers

CHAPTER 10: Computer Applications & Information Technology

  • Steps and Stages of Computer Application
  • Contribution of Computer to Various Studies
  • Applications of Computers
  • Common Software and Systems
  • Steps for Implementation of Computer Applications
  • Extent of Computerization
  • Information Technology
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Technology & its Impact on Human Behavior

CHAPTER 11: Questions on ICT & Computers

  • Questions on ICT and Computers

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