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# PESSAT 2016 - Exam Pattern

**Exam Paper Type** : Online |

- The PESSAT question paper will contain a total of
**180**questions. Candidates will have to attempt one question per minute in this engineering entrance exam. - The total number of questions asked from the different subject in PESSAT is as follows:-
**Section 1:**- Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry – 11th class and 12th class CBSE questions

**Section 2:**- 20 Questions from English grammar.

Subject |
No. of Questions |

Mathematics | 60 |

Physics | 60 |

Chemistry | 40 |

English | 20 |

Total |
180 |

**Marking Scheme – **

- There is no negative marking in PESSAT.

## PESSAT 2016 Syllabus

- Ordinary Differential Equations
- Solution Of Differential Equations
- Homogeneous And Linear Differential Equations

- Measures Of Dispersion
- Standard Deviation
- probability

- Principle Of Counting, Permutation

- Application of definite integrals
- Definite integrals and their properties
- Methods of integration
- Integration as the inverse process of differentiation

- Mathematical Induction And Applications

- Complex Numbers
- Algebra Of Complex Numbers
- Quadratic Equations

- Sets And Their Representation
- Equivalence Relations, Functions

- Statements
- Logical Operations
- Contradiction
- Converse And Contrapositive

- Inverse Trigonometric function
- Solution of Triangle
- Measurement of angles

- Co-ordinate axes and co-ordinate planes
- Angle between two lines
- Equation of a plane

- Binomial Theorem For Integral Index

- Matrices & Determinants
- Determinants
- Inverse of A Square Matrix
- Transformations

- Real – Valued Functions
- Algebra Of Functions
- Polynomials
- Rational, Trigonometric
- Inverse Functions
- Rolle’s And Lagrange’s Mean Value Theorems
- Applications Of Derivatives
- logarithmic and exponential function

- Cartesian System Of Rectangular Co-Ordinates
- Straight Lines
- Circles, Conic Sections

- Vectors And Scalars, Products

- Arithmetic and geometric progressions
- Special Series
- Geometric Progression

- Sentence Jumble

- Nouns
- Pronouns
- Adjective
- Adverbs
- Prepositions
- Articles
- Verbs
- Tense
- Modifiers
- Parallelism
- Sentence Improvement
- Subject Verb Agreement

- Sentence completion
- Word Usage
- Synoymns
- Idioms and Pharses
- Cloze Test
- Antonym
- Analogy
- Homophones
- Confusables
- Migratory Words
- Phrasal Verbs

- Measurement
- Chemical reactions
- Gaseous state
- Liquid state
- Solid state

- Morden Peirodic Law of Periodic table

- Alkali and Alkaline
- Earth Metals

- Alcohols
- Phenols
- Ethers
- Aldehyde and Ketones
- Carboxylic Acids

- Organic Compound hydroxyl
- Inorganic Compound
- Titrinilide Excerises

- Adsorption
- Colloidal State
- Enzyme catalysis

- Aspects of Kinetics
- Factor Affecting the Rate of the Reactions
- Mechanism of Reaction
- Surface Chemistry Adsorption

- Mole Concentration
- Chemical Solutions
- Physical Equilibrium
- Chemical Equilibria
- Ionic Equilibria
- Factors Affecting Equilibria

- Purification – Crystallization
- Quantitative Analysis
- Qualitative analysis

- Chemicals In Medicines
- Chemicals In Food
- Cleansing agents

- Group 13 elements
- Group 14 elements
- Group 15 elements
- Group 16 elements
- Group 17 elements
- Group 18 elements

- Amines
- Diazoniums salts

- General Introduction of biomolecules

- Halogens Reactions
- Environmental Effects Of Chloroform & Iodoform

- Valence electrons, Ionic Bond
- Molecular Structure
- Covalent Bond
- Intermolecular Forces
- Metallic Bond

- Introduction To Co-Ordination Compounds,

- Electrolytic Conduction
- Redox Reactions

- The Biological Cell
- Carbohydrates
- Nucleic Acids
- Vitamins
- Polymers
- Pollution
- Chemicals in medicine, health-care and food
- Proteins

- Alkanes
- Alkenes
- Alkynes
- Aromatic Hydrocarbons

- Transition elements
- Actinoids
- Lanthanoids

- General Introduction and classification of polymers

- Atomic Introduction
- Quantum mechanics
- Electron atoms
- Periodicity

- Classification of Organic Chemistry
- Electronic displacement in a covalent bond
- Nomenclature (Trivial and IUPAC)
- Common types of organics Reactions

- Mole concept and molar mass
- Atomic And Molecular Masses
- Laws Of Chemical Combination
- General introduction
- Dalton’s atomic theory

- Different Concentration Of Solution
- Vapour Pressure Of Solutions And Raoult’s Law
- Ideal And Non-Ideal Solutions

- Principles and Methods of Extraction

- Hydrogen as a fuel
- Physical and Chemical Properties of water
- Hydrogen in periodic table

- Description of rotation velocity
- Rotational motion
- Moment of inertia
- Torque and angular momentum
- Conservation of angular momentum
- Rolling motion

- Bio-Savert’s law and its applications
- Ampere’s law and its applications
- Magnetic moment of a current loop
- Lorentz force Law
- Force in Uniform Magnetic Field

- Newton’s laws
- Circular motion
- Force and Inertia
- Statics and Kinetics friction
- Dynamics of uniform circular motion

- Gravitational potential energy
- Newton’s law of gravitation
- Motion of planets

- Law Of Equipartition Of Energy
- Application Of Specific Heat Capacities

- Coulomb’s law
- Electric field
- Electrostatic potential and Electrostatic potential energy
- Gauss’ law and its applications
- Electric dipole
- Capacitance and dielectrics

- Dual Nature Of Radiation
- Hertz And Lenard’s Observations
- Photoelectric Effect
- Einstein’s Photoelectric Equation
- Particle Nature Of Light
- Matter Waves-Wave Nature Of Particle
- De Broglie Relation
- Davisson-Germer Experiment

- Energy bands in solids
- Semiconductor diode
- Junction transistor
- Logic gates

- Thermal equilibrium and temperature
- Specific heat, Heat Transfer
- Heat, Work and Internal Energy
- Second Law of thermodynamics, Carnot engine

- Ohm’s law, Joule heating
- Electric Cell and Internal Resistance
- kirchhof's Law

- Laws Of Reflection And Refraction
- Lenses and mirrors
- Optical instruments
- Interference
- Interference in thin films
- Diffraction due to a single slit
- Polarization
- Electromagnetic waves

- Progressive sinusoidal waves
- Standing waves in strings and pipes
- Superposition of waves, beats
- Doppler Effect

- Work done by a force
- Kinetic energy and work-energy theorem
- Power
- Conservative forces and potential energy
- Conservation of mechanical energy

- Units Different systems of units, SI units
- Dimensional Analysis
- Precision and significant figures
- Fundamental measurements in Physic

- Properties of vectors
- Position, velocity and acceleration vectors
- Motion with constant acceleration
- Projectile motion
- Uniform circular motion
- Relative motion

- Faraday’s law, Lenz’s law, eddy currents
- Self and mutual inductance
- Transformers and generators
- Alternating current
- AC circuits, LCR circuits

- Kinematics of simple harmonic motion
- Spring mass system, simple and compound pendulum
- Forced & damped oscillations

- Electromagnetic Waves Characteristics
- Electromagnetic Spectrum

- Propagation Of Electromagnetic Waves
- Bandwidth Of Transmission Medium
- Basic Elements Of A Communication System

- Pressure, density and Archimedes’ principle
- Elasticity
- Viscosity and Surface Tension
- Bernoulli’s theorem

- Alpha-Particle Scattering Experiment
- Bohr Model, Energy Levels
- Hydrogen Spectrum
- Composition And Size Of Nucleus
- Isotones
- Radioactivity-Alpha
- Beta And Gamma
- Radioactive Decay Law
- Mass-Energy Relation And Defect
- Binding Energy Per Nucleon
- Nuclear Fission And Fusion
- Rutherford’s model of atom

## PESSAT Exam Prepartions FAQ

**1) What is the eligibility criteria for PESSAT B.Tech ?**

PESSAT Eligibility Criteria refers to the requirements which a candidate should meet in order to be eligible to take PESSAT . Before applying for PESSAT, all aspirants must carefully go through the eligibility criteria of PESSAT .

In order to appear for PESSAT , the candidates should have obtained atleast 60% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in 12th class or equivalent.

**2) I obtained 59.99% - am I eligible?**

No, 60% means strictly 60.00% or above.

**3) Is there any other source of information regarding the admissions other than the website?**

The admission brochure will be available . However, please refer to the website regularly for updates and notifications.

**4) I have taken Maths, but have not done Physics or Chemistry in my XII Boards. I have got more than 60% in Maths, and my overall percentage is also more than 60%. Am I eligible?**

Yes, you are eligible only for CSE not for ECE. There is no requirement of having done Physics or Chemistry in Class XII for CSE. For ECE, there is no requirement of having done Chemistry in Class XII.

**5) I am a General class candidate and got less than 50% (in the range of 40540%) in my 12th. Am I eligible for PESSAT B.Tech Entrance Exam? .**

No,you are not allowed.