SOLDIER GENERAL DUTY (GD)
SYLLABUS FOR SOLDIER GENERAL DUTY
(TO BE ATTEMPTED IN HINDI & ENGLISH ONLY)
(MAXIMUM MARKS 100)
Soldier General Duty paper will be of one hour duration of 100 Marks comprising of the following subjects :-
(a) General Knowledge - 30%
(b) General Science - 40%
(c) Mathematics - 30%
Abbreviations - National and International
Sports - National and International
Awards & Prizes - National awards, Gallantary awards, Nobel
History. Important dates & battles in Indian and world History and Land marks of Indian History, national movement.
Geography. Solar System, Space exploration, The Earth, Principal Peaks, Deserts, Rivers, Lakes and famous Waterfalls, Geographical Tallest, Biggest and Longest etc.
Terminology. Geographical terms, Economic terms, Astronomical terms, Legal terms and Misc terms.
Indian Armed Forces.
Indian Towns, States and UTs.
Institutions and research stations, International space stations and festivals of India and world.
Indian News Agencies and Dailies.
Continents and Sub Continents.
Inventions and Discoveries.
The Constitution of India.
Religious Communities and Principal Languages.
National and International Days.
Books and Authors.
The world of plants and animals.
Current Affairs and “Who`s Who”.
Human Body - Food and nutrition, disease and prevention, vitamins and their uses.
Question of General Science consisting of topics related to Physics, Chemistry and Biology based on fundamentals and day to day activities.
Scientific and Research Institutes in India
Consisting of numbers, HCF, LCF, Decimal, fraction, square roots, percentage, average, ratio and proportion, partnership, profit and loss, unitary method, time, work and distance, simple interest.
Basic operations and factorization, HCF and LCM, quadratic equations.
Lines and angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, parallelograms and circles.
Area and perimeters of Squares, rectangles, parallelograms and circles, volume and surface area of cube, cuboids, cone, cylinders and sphere.
Note : The above syllabus is not a comprehensive list of topics pertaining to the subject. At times questions may be asked other than the above topics but definitely within the syllabus of CBSE / X Standard.