Syllabus for Admission Test

Class I

MATHS

Write in numbers
Write in words
Backward counting
Greater or smaller numbers
Addition of one-digit numbers

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension
Picture Composition

SCIENCE

Parts of the body
Domestic and wild animals
Means of transport
Healthy food and junk food
Seasonal clothes

Class II

MATHS

Write in numbers
Write in words
Backward counting
Greater or smaller numbers
Simple addition
Subtraction
Tables of 2 and 3

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension
Composition
Jumble sentence
Preposition

SCIENCE

Living and non- living things
Sense organs
Healthy food and junk food
Seasonal clothes

Class III

MATHS

Three-digit numbers
Number names
Comparison of numbers
Before and after numbers
Addition of 3-digit numbers
Subtraction of 3-digit numbers
Multiplication tables 1, 2,3,4,5.
Multiplication of 2-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension
Composition
Preposition
Noun
Adjective
Verb
Pronoun

SCIENCE

Safety rules
Uses of water
Food and health
Housing and clothing

Class IV

MATHS

4-digit numbers
Number names
Standard form
Comparison of numbers
Before and after numbers
Addition of 4-digit numbers
Subtraction of 4-digit numbers
Multiplication tables 1, 2,3,4,5.
Multiplication of 3-digit by 2-digit numbers
Division
Long division by 1-digit number

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension
Composition
Preposition
Noun
Adjective
Verb
Pronoun

SCIENCE

Pollution
Safety and first aid
Solar system
Adaptation in plants and animals

Class V

MATHS

6-digit numbers
Number names
Standard form
Comparison
Successor and predecessor
Addition of 6-digit numbers
Subtraction of 6-digit numbers
Multiplication tables 1 to 10
Multiplication of 4-digit by 2-digit numbers
Division
Long division by 1 and 2-digit numbers

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension
Composition
Jumble sentence
Preposition
Noun
Adjective
Verb
Pronoun

SCIENCE

Photosynthesis
States of matter
Solar system
Pollution
Adaptation in plants and animals

Class VI

MATHS

Numbers
Place value of large numbers
Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division – Large numbers
Word problems

Factors and multiples
Divisibility tests, Prime factorization,
Common factors and common multiples
HCF and LCM of small numbers

Fractions
Equivalent fractions, Reducing fractions to simplest form, Addition and subtraction

Money
Four operations in solving problems involving money

Measurement
Area and perimeter of simple figures – square, rectangle
Problems involving length, weight and volume
Conversion of fractional unit to smaller whole units

Data handling
Reading bar graph
Drawing bar graph

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension:
Unseen Passage /Poem

Grammar
Words and Sentences
Nouns
Adjectives
Pronouns
Articles
Verbs
Tenses
Adverbs
Prepositions
Conjunctions
Direct and Indirect Speech

Writing
Diary Entry
Informal letter
Formal letter writing
Notice writing.
Dialogue writing
Story writing
Writing a Character sketch
Writing a factual essay
Speech writing
Advertisement writing
Message writing

SCIENCE

Plant reproduction and crops
Animal body coverings, eating habits, breathing methods, movements and migrations
The human body, skeletal system, muscular system, nervous system and sense organs
Health and nutrition, Balanced diet, Exercise and disease
Safety and first aid
Atmosphere and composition of air, Water and water purification
Earth, Sun and moon, formation of eclipse, Artificial satellites, space travel
Natural disasters, Environment and pollution
Rocks and minerals
Soil
States of matter
Force, work and energy

SOCIAL SCIENCE

Movements of the Earth
Climate
Conserving our Environment
Natural Disasters
The United Nations
The British Raj and the First War of Independence
The Struggle for Independence
Gandhiji Leads the Nation
Our Government

Class VII

MATHS

Numbers
Comparison of numbers
Forming numbers using digits
Finding numbers between given numbers
Indian and International system
Word problems
Whole numbers and its properties
Integers – addition and subtraction

Factors and multiples
Divisibility tests, Prime factorization,
Common factors and common multiples
HCF and LCM of small numbers

Fractions
Equivalent fractions, comparison of fractions, Reducing fractions to simplest form, Addition and subtraction

Money
Four operations in solving problems involving money

Measurement
Area and perimeter of figures
Problems involving length, weight and volume
Conversion of fractional unit to smaller whole units

Data handling
Reading bar graph
Drawing bar graph
Pictograph

Decimals
Comparison, converting fractions into decimals, Addition and subtraction

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension:
Unseen Passage /Poem

Grammar
Sentences
Nouns
Adjectives
Pronouns
Verbs
Tenses
Adverbs
Preposition
Auxiliary verbs
Punctuation
Determiners
Voices
Conjunctions

Writing
Paragraph completion
Notice Writing
Picture based description
Letter writing
Biographical sketch
Reported Speech
Dialogue writing
Factual Description

SCIENCE

Nutrition, Sources of food, Food chain and food habits of animals
Nutrients, Balanced diet, diseases
Fibres and Fabrics
Matter, sorting of matter
Separation of substances
Physical and chemical changes
Parts of plants and pollination
Movements in the body
Adaptive features of living organisms
Measurements, and motion
Light, Shadow and Reflection
Electricity and circuits
Magnets and their effects
Water
Air and its components, Air pollution
Waste and waste management

SOCIAL SCIENCE

The Earth in the Solar system
Motions of the Earth
Understanding Government
Elements of democracy
The four realms of earth
Major land forms of the earth
Panchayati Raj system-Local Self-Government of rural Areas
Physical divisions of India
Making a living
India- natural vegetation and wildlife

 

Class VIII

MATHS

Numbers
Addition and subtraction of integers
Multiplication, division of integers
Simplification of numerical expressions – BODMAS
Rational numbers and its properties
Comparison
Finding rational numbers between given numbers

Exponents and powers
Power notation
Laws of exponents
Scientific notation of large numbers

Fractions
Equivalent fractions, comparison of fractions, Reducing fractions to simplest form,
Addition, subtraction, Multiplication and division
Word problems

Algebraic expression
Type, degree, addition, subtraction
Simplification and finding value of algebraic expression

Simple equations
Solving simple linear equations

Measurement
Area and perimeter of figures – regular polygons, parallelograms, triangle, circle
Problems involving length, weight and volume
Conversion of fractional unit to smaller whole units

Data handling
Reading bar graph
Drawing bar graph
Mean, median mode (simple questions)

Decimals
Comparison, converting fractions into decimals, Addition and subtraction, division and multiplication

Comparing quantities
Percentage, ratio and proportion, profit and loss, simple interest

Geometry
Parallel lines and transversal – angle properties
Triangles and its properties
Exterior angle property
Medians and altitudes

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension:
Unseen Passage /Poem

Grammar
Sentences
Nouns
Adjectives
Adverbs
Verbs
Conjunctions
Tenses
Pronouns
Auxiliary Verb
Punctuation
Reported Speech
Preposition
Voice
Determiners

Writing
Notice Writing
Message Writing
Diary Writing
Biography Writing
Letter Writing
Phrases and Clauses
E mail writing

 

SCIENCE

Materials, moving objects and natural phenomena
Heat and Temperature
Simple pendulum
Motion
Air pressure (natural calamities due to air pressure)
Light and law of reflection
Current Electricity, Heating and magnetic effects of electric current
Animal fibres: process and extraction of silk, wool
Matter and chemical formulae:
Acids, Bases and Salts, Neutralisation reaction, Indicators
Physical and chemical changes
Water and its effect on life, water pollution, waste water management
Nutrition in plants: Autotrophic nutrition, Photosynthesis, Heterotrophic modes of nutrition-saprophytic, parasitic nutrition, symbiosis
Nutrition in animals: Steps in nutrition, Human digestive system, Glands and their role in digestion, Nutrition in ruminants and amoeba
Weather climate and adaptations
Soil: Differences in soil type and uses, Properties of soil
Respiration in animals: Types of respiration, Parts and Process of human respiration and respiratory organs in some animals
Reproduction in plants: Asexual and sexual reproduction in plants, Pollination, fertilization and seed dispersal
Transportation in animals and plants: Circulatory system, Blood vessels, Blood cells, Structure and function of heart, Excretory system in humans, Transportation, transpiration, conduction and excretion in plants

SOCIAL SCIENCE

Our Environment
Democracy
The Delhi Sultanate
The Interior of the Earth
State Government
The Mughal Empire
The Atmosphere
The Hydrosphere
Media and Democracy
Advertising and Media
Market Around Us

 

Class IX

MATHS

Numbers
Rational Numbers and its properties
Finding rational numbers between two given rational numbers

Exponents and powers
Power notation
Laws of exponents – negative exponent
Standard form

Square, square root, cube, cube root
Square, square root, cube, cube root
Division method and factorization method

Fractions
Equivalent fractions, comparison of fractions, Reducing fractions to simplest form,
Addition, subtraction, Multiplication and division
Word problems

Algebraic expression
Type, degree, addition, subtraction
Simplification and finding value of algebraic expression
Simple identities
Factorization of algebraic expression

Simple equations
Solving simple linear equations
Equations reducible to linear equations

Measurement
Area and perimeter of figures – regular polygons, different quadrilaterals, triangle, circle
Area and volume of cube, cuboid and cylinder
Problems involving length, weight and volume
Conversion of fractional unit to smaller whole units

Data handling
Reading bar graph
Drawing bar graph
Pie chart

Decimals
Comparison, converting fractions into decimals, Addition and subtraction , division and multiplication

Comparing quantities
Percentage, ratio and proportion, profit and loss, simple interest, compound interest, Tax,
Direct and indirect variation

Geometry
Parallel lines and transversal – angle properties
Triangles and its properties
Exterior angle property
Medians and altitudes

 

ENGLISH

Reading Comprehension:
Unseen Passage /Poem

Grammar
Sentences
Nouns
Adjectives
Pronouns
Verbs
Adverbs
Prepositions
Auxiliary Verbs
Punctuation
Tenses
Phrases and Clauses
Voice
Determiners
Conjunctions
Reported Speech

Writing
Notice Writing
Diary Entry
Biographical Sketch
Data Interpretation
Dialogue Writing
Letter Writing
Article Writing
Speech Writing
Story Writing

SCIENCE

Force and types of forces
pressures in various states like solid, liquid and gas
Sound, Production, propagation and Reflection of sound
Natural phenomenon
Synthetic Fibres and Plastics, Effect of plastics on environment
Metals and Non-Metals, Rusting, Displacement reaction, Alloys
Coal and Petroleum – Fractional distillation, conservation of fossil fuels
Combustion and flame
Fuel and calorific value of a fuel, Principle behind a fire extinguisher
Chemical effect of electric current, Electrolysis, Electroplating
Pollution of air and water
Crop production and management: Agricultural practices, Techniques of improving crop variety, Animal breeding, Nitrogen cycle
The Microbial world: Characteristics and types of microbes, Uses of microbes-fermentation, antibiotics, vaccines, biological nitrogen fixers, sewage treatment, Harmful effects of microbes-diseases and food poisoning, Methods of food preservation
Conservation of plants and animals: Importance of biodiversity
Cell-structure and function
Reproduction in animals: Asexual and sexual modes of reproduction, Reproduction in hydra, amoeba, human beings, Metamorphosis
Reaching the age of adolescence: Puberty and adolescence, hormones and glands, reproductive phase in humans, endocrine glands and their functions, reproductive health

SOCIAL SCIENCE

Resources
The Establishment of company power
The Constitution and the need for Law
Ideas and Ideals of the Indian Constitution
The Union Legislature-the Parliament
Agriculture
The Revolt of 1857
The Union Executive
The Judiciary
Women and Reform
The role of the police and that of the courts
The Nationalist Movement
India after Independence
Human Resources