AP EAMCET Syllabus 2022  The JNTUK will release the AP EAMCET 2022 syllabus on its official website, sche.ap.gov.in/EAPCET. The syllabus of AP EAMCET 2022 consists of the subjects and topics on which the question paper will be based. Aspirants need to check the AP EAMCET syllabus 2022 in order to prepare for the AP EAPCET exam effectively.
Candidates may note that the AP EAMCET syllabus 2022 is divided into three sections  Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. Also, the details of major topics and subtopics of these sections shall be provided by JNTUK in the AP EAMCET 2022 syllabus. It must be noted that AP EAMCET 2022 will be conducted as a computerbased exam. The AP EAMCET 2022 exam will be held in May 2022 (tentative). The article below contains the complete AP EAMCET syllabus 2022 to be referred by candidates who are aspiring to appear for the exam.
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AP EAMCET Syllabus 2022  Mathematics
Topics  Sub Topics 
Algebra  Functions: Types of functions – Definitions  Inverse functions and Theorems  Domain, Range, Inverse of real valued functions 
Mathematical Induction: Principle of Mathematical Induction & Theorems  Applications of Mathematical Induction  Problems on divisibility  
Matrices: Types of matrices  Scalar multiple of a matrix and multiplication of matrices  Transpose of a matrix  Determinants  Adjoint and Inverse of a matrix  Consistency and inconsistency of Equations Rank of a matrix  Solution of simultaneous linear equations  
Complex Numbers: Complex number as an ordered pair of real numbers fundamental operations  Representation of complex numbers in the form a+ib  Modulus and amplitude of complex numbers –Illustrations  Geometrical and Polar Representation of complex numbers in Argand plane Argand diagram  
De Moivre’s Theorem: De Moivre’s theorem Integral and Rational indices  n th roots of unityGeometrical Interpretations – Illustrations  
Quadratic Expressions: Quadratic expressions, equations in one variable  Sign of quadratic expressions – Change in signs – Maximum and minimum values  Quadratic equations  
Theory of Equations: The relation between the roots and coefficients in an equation  Solving the equations when two or more roots of it are connected by certain relation  Equation with real coefficients, the occurrence of complex roots in conjugate pairs and its consequences  Transformation of equations  ReciprocalEquations  
Permutations and Combinations: Fundamental Principle of counting – linear and circular permutationsPermutations of ‘n’ dissimilar things taken ‘r’ at a time  Permutations when repetitions allowed  Circular permutations  Permutations with constraint repetitions  Combinationsdefinitions, certain theorems and their applications  
Binomial Theorem: Binomial theorem for positive integral index  Binomial theorem for rational Index (without proof)  Approximations using Binomial theorem  
Partial fractions: Partial fractions of f(x)/g(x) when g(x) contains non –repeated linear factors  Partial fractions of f(x)/g(x) where both f(x) and g(x) are polynomials and when g(x) contains repeated and/or nonrepeated linear factors  Partial fractions of f(x)/g(x) when g(x) contains irreducible factors  
Trigonometric Ratios up to Transformations: Graphs and Periodicity of Trigonometric functions  Trigonometric ratios and Compound angles  Trigonometric ratios of multiple and sub multiple angles  Transformations  Sum and Product rules  
Trigonometric Equations: General Solution of Trigonometric Equations  Simple Trigonometric Equations – Solutions  
Inverse Trigonometric Functions: To reduce a Trigonometric Function into a bijection  Graphs of Inverse Trigonometric Functions  Properties of Inverse TrigonometricFunctions  
Hyperbolic Functions: Definition of Hyperbolic Function – Graphs  Definition of Inverse Hyperbolic Functions – Graphs  Addition formulae of Hyperbolic Functions  
Properties of Triangles: Relation between sides and angles of a Triangle  Sine, Cosine, Tangent and Projection rules  Half angle formulae and areas of a triangle – Incircle and Excircle of aTriangle  
Addition of Vectors : Vectors as a triad of real numbers  Classification of vectors  Addition of vectors  Scalar multiplication  Angle between two non zero vectors  Linear combination of vectors  Component of a vector in three dimensions  Vector equations of line and plane including their Cartesian equivalent forms  
Product of Vectors : Scalar Product  Geometrical Interpretations  orthogonal projections  Properties of dot product  Expression of dot product in i, j, k system  Angle between two vectors  Geometrical Vector methods  Vector equations of plane in normal form  Angle between two planes  Vector product of two vectors and properties  Vector product in i, j, k system  Vector Areas  Scalar Triple Product  Vector equations of plane in different forms, skew lines, shortest distance and their Cartesian equivalents. Plane through the line of intersection of two planes, condition for coplanarity of two lines, perpendicular distance of a point from a plane, angle between line and a plane. Cartesian equivalents of all these results  Vector Triple Product –Results  
MEASURES OF DISPERSION AND PROBABILITY  Measures of Dispersion  Range  Mean deviation  Variance and standard deviation of ungrouped/grouped data  Coefficient of variation and analysis of frequency distribution with equal means but different variances 
Probability : Random experiments and events  Classical definition of probability, Axiomatic approach and addition theorem of probability  Independent and dependent events  conditional probability multiplication theorem and Baye’s theorem and applications  
Random Variables and Probability Distributions: Random Variables  Theoretical discrete distributions – Binomial and Poisson distributions  
Locus: Definition of locus – Illustrations  To find equations of locus  Problems connected to it  
Transformation of Axes: Transformation of axes  Rules, Derivations and Illustrations  Rotation of axes  Derivations – Illustrations  
The Straight Line: Revision of fundamental results  Straight line  Normal form – Illustrations  Straight line  Symmetric form  Straight line  Reduction into various forms  Intersection of two Straight Lines  Family of straight lines  Concurrent lines  Condition for Concurrent lines  Angle between two lines  Length of a perpendicular from a point to a Line  Distance between two parallel lines  Concurrent lines  properties related to a triangle  
Pair of Straight lines: Equations of pair of lines passing through origin  angle between a pair of lines  Condition for perpendicular and coincident lines, bisectors of angles  Pair of bisectors of angles  Pair of lines  second degree general equation  Conditions for parallel lines  distance between them, Point of intersection of pair of lines  Homogenizing a second degree equation with a first degree equation in x and y  
Circle : Equation of circle standard formcentre and radius equation of a circle with a given line segment as diameter & equation of circle through three non collinear points  parametric equations of a circle  Position of a point in the plane of a circle – power of a pointdefinition of tangentlength of tangent  Position of a straight line in the plane of a circleconditions for a line to be tangent – chord joining two points on a circle – equation of the tangent at a point on the circle point of contactequation of normal  Chord of contact  pole and polarconjugate points and conjugate lines  equation of chord in term of its midpoint  Relative position of two circles circles touching each other externally, internally common tangents –centers of similitude equation of pair of tangents from an external point  
System of circles: Angle between two intersecting circles  Radical axis of two circles properties Common chord and common tangent of two circles – radical centre  
Parabola: Conic sections –Parabola equation of parabola in standard formdifferent forms of parabola parametric equations  Equations of tangent and normal at a point on the parabola ( Cartesian and parametric)  conditions for straight line to be a tangent  
Ellipse: Equation of ellipse in standard form Parametric equations  Equation of tangent and normal at a point on the ellipse (Cartesian and parametric)  condition for a straight line to be a tangent  
Hyperbola: Equation of hyperbola in standard form Parametric equations  Equations of tangent and normal at a point on the hyperbola (Cartesian and parametric)  conditions for a straight line to be a tangentAsymptotes. j) Three Dimensional Coordinates: Coordinates  Section formulae  Centroid of a triangle and tetrahedron  
Direction Cosines and Direction Ratios: Direction Cosines  DirectionRatios  
Plane: Cartesian equation of Plane  SimpleIllustrations  
CALCULUS  Limits and Continuity: Intervals and neighbourhoods – Limits  Standard Limits –Continuity 
Differentiation: Derivative of a function  Elementary Properties  Trigonometric, Inverse Trigonometric, Hyperbolic, Inverse Hyperbolic Function – Derivatives  Methods of Differentiation  SecondOrder Derivatives  
Applications of Derivatives: Errors and approximations  Geometrical Interpretation of a derivative  Equations of tangents and normals  Lengths of tangent, normal, sub tangent and sub normal  Angles between two curves and condition for orthogonality of curves  Derivative as Rate of change  Rolle’s Theorem and Lagrange’s Mean value theorem without proofs and their geometrical interpretation  Increasing and decreasing functions  Maxima and Minima  
Integration : Integration as the inverse process of differentiation Standard forms properties of integrals  Method of substitution integration of Algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions  Integration by parts – Integration by Partial fractions method – Reduction formulae  
Definite Integrals: Definite Integral as the limit of sum  Interpretation of Definite Integral as an area  Fundamental theorem of Integral Calculus (without proof) – Properties  Reduction formulae  Application of Definite integral to areas  
Differential equations: Formation of differential equationDegree and order of an ordinary differential equation  Solving differential equation by i) Variables separable method, ii) Homogeneous differential equation, iii) Non  Homogeneous differential equation, iv) Linear differential equations 
AP EAMCET 2022 Syllabus  Physics
Topics  Sub Topics 
UNITS AND MEASUREMENTS  The international system of units, Measurement of Length, Measurement of Large Distances, Estimation of Very Small Distances, Size of a Molecule, Range of Lengths, Measurement of Mass, Range of Masses, Measurement of time, Accuracy, precision of instruments and errors in measurement, Systematic errors, random errors, least count error, Absolute Error, Relative Error and Percentage Error, Combination of Errors, Significant figures, Rules for Arithmetic Operations with Significant Figures, Rounding off the Uncertain Digits, Rules for Determining the Uncertainty in the Results of Arithmetic Calculations, Dimensions of Physical Quantities, Dimensional Formulae and dimensional equations, Dimensional Analysis and its Applications, Checking the Dimensional Consistency of Equations, Deducing Relation among the Physical Quantities 
MOTION IN A STRAIGHT LINE  Position, path length and displacement, average velocity and average speed, instantaneous velocity and speed, acceleration, kinematic equations for uniformly accelerated motion, relative velocity 
MOTION IN A PLANE  Scalars and vectors, position and displacement vectors, equality of vectors, multiplication of vectors by real numbers, addition and subtraction of vectors  graphical method, resolution of vectors, vector addition  analytical method, motion in a plane, position vector and displacement, velocity, acceleration, motion in a plane with constant acceleration, relative velocity in two dimensions, projectile motion, equation of path of a projectile, time of maximum height, maximum height of a projectile, horizontal range of projectile, uniform circular motion 
Aristotle’s fallacy, The law of inertia, Newton’s first law of motion, Newton’s second law of motion, momentum, Impulse, Newton’s third law of motion, Conservation of momentum, Equilibrium of a particle, Common forces in mechanics, friction, types of friction, static, kinetic and rolling frictions, Circular motion, Motion of a car on a level road, Motion of a car on a banked road, solving problems in mechanics.  
The Scalar Product, Notions of work and kinetic energy, The workenergy theorem, Work, Kinetic energy, Work done by a variable force, The workenergy theorem for a variable force, The concept of Potential Energy, The conservation of Mechanical Energy, The Potential Energy of a spring, Various forms of energy, Heat, Chemical Energy, Electrical Energy, The Equivalence of Mass and Energy, Nuclear Energy, The Principle of Conservation of Energy, Power, Collisions, Elastic and Inelastic Collisions, Collisions in one dimension, Coefficient of Restitution and its determination, Collisions in Two Dimensions  
SYSTEMS OF PARTICLES AND ROTATIONAL MOTION  Rigid body motion, Centre of mass, Centre of Gravity, Motion of centre of mass, Linear momentum of a system of particles, Vector product of two vectors, Angular velocity and its relation with linear velocity, Angular acceleration, Kinematics of rotational motion about a fixed axis, Moment of force (Torque), Angular momentum of particle, Torque and angular momentum for a system of a particles, conservation of angular momentum, Equilibrium of a rigid body, Principle of moments, Moment of inertia, Theorems of perpendicular and parallel axes, Dynamics of rotational motion about a fixed axis, Angular momentum in case of rotation about a fixed axis, Rolling motion, Kinetic Energy of RollingMotion 
OSCILLATIONS  Periodic and oscillatory motions, Period and frequency, Displacement, Simple harmonic motion (S.H.M.), Simple harmonic motion and uniform circular motion, Velocity and acceleration in simple harmonic motion, Force law for Simple harmonic Motion, Energy in simple harmonic motion, Some systems executing Simple Harmonic Motion, Oscillations due to a spring, The Simple Pendulum, Damped simple harmonic motion, Forced oscillations and resonance. 
Kepler’s laws, Universal law of gravitation, central forces, the gravitational constant, Acceleration due to gravity of the earth, Acceleration due to gravity below and above the surface of earth, Gravitational potential energy, Escape speed, Orbital Speed, Earth satellites, Energy of an orbiting satellite, Geostationary and polar satellites, Weightlessness  
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS  Elastic behaviour of solids, Stress and strain, Hooke’s law, Stressstrain curve, Elastic moduli, Young’s Modulus, Determination of Young’s Modulus of the Material of a Wire, Shear Modulus, Bulk Modulus, Poisson’s Ratio, Elastic Potential Energy in a Stretched wire, Applications of elastic behaviour of materials 
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF FLUIDS  Pressure, Pascal’s Law, Variation of Pressure with Depth, Atmospheric Pressure and Gauge Pressure, Hydraulic Machines, Archimedes’ Principle, Streamline flow, Bernoulli’s principle, Speed of Efflux, Torricelli’s Law, Venturimeter, Blood Flow and Heart Attack, Dynamic Lift, Viscosity, Variation of Viscosity of fluids with temperature, Stokes’ Law, Reynolds number, Critical Velocity, Surface tension and Surface Energy, Angle of Contact, Drops and Bubbles, Capillary Rise, Detergents and Surface Tension 
THERMAL PROPERTIES OF MATTER  Temperature and heat, Measurement of temperature, Idealgas equation and absolute temperature, Thermal expansion, Specific heat capacity, Calorimetry, Change of state, Triple Point, Regelation, Latent Heat, Heat transfer, Conduction, Convection, Radiation, Black body Radiation, Greenhouse Effect, Newton’s law of cooling and its experimental verification 
Thermal equilibrium, Zeroth law of thermodynamics, Heat, Internal Energy and work, First law of thermodynamics, Specific heat capacity, Specific heat capacity of water, Thermodynamic state variables and equation of State, Thermodynamic processes, Quasistatic process, Isothermal Process, Adiabatic Process, Isochoric Process, Isobaric process, Cyclic process, Heat engines, Refrigerators and heat pumps, Second law of thermodynamics, Reversible and irreversible processes, Carnot engine, Carnot’s theorem  
KINETIC THEORY  Molecular nature of matter, Behaviour of gases, Boyle’s Law, Charles’ Law, Kinetic theory of an ideal gas, Pressure of an Ideal Gas, Kinetic interpretation of temperature, Law of equipartition of energy, Specific heat capacity, Monatomic Gases, Diatomic Gases, Polyatomic Gases, Specific Heat Capacity of Solids, Specific Heat Capacity of Water, Mean free path 
WAVES  Transverse and longitudinal waves, displacement relation in a progressive wave, amplitude and phase, wavelength and angular wave number, period, angular frequency and frequency, the speed of a travelling wave, speed of a transverse wave on stretched string, speed of a longitudinal wave (speed of sound), the principle of superposition of waves, reflection of waves, standing waves and normal modes, beats, Doppler effect: source moving and observer stationary, observer moving and source stationary, both source and observer moving 
RAY OPTICS AND OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS  Reflection of light by spherical mirrors, sign convention, focal length of spherical mirrors, the mirror equation, refraction, total internal reflection, total internal reflection in nature and its technological applications, refraction at spherical surfaces and by lenses, power of a lens, combination of thin lenses in contact, refraction through a prism, dispersion by a prism, some natural phenomena due to sunlight, the rainbow, scattering of light, optical instruments, the eye, the simple and compound microscopes, refracting telescope and Cassegrain reflecting telescope 
WAVE OPTICS  Huygens principle, refraction and reflection of plane waves using Huygens principle, refraction in a rarer medium (at the denser medium boundary), reflection of a plane wave by a plane surface, the Doppler effect, coherent and incoherent addition of waves, interference of light waves and Young‘s experiment, diffraction, the single slit diffraction, resolving power of optical instruments, the validity of ray optics, polarisation, polarisation by scattering, polarisation by reflection 
ELECTRIC CHARGES AND FIELDS  Electric charge, conductors and insulators, charging by induction, basic properties of electric charges, additivity of charges, conservation of charge, quantization of charge, Coulomb’s law, forces between multiple charges, electric field, electric field due to a system of charges, physical significance of electric field, electric field lines, electric flux, electric dipole, the field of an electric dipole for points on the axial line and on the equatorial plane, physical significance of dipoles, dipole in a uniform external field, continuous charge distribution, Gauss’s law, applications of Gauss’s law, field due to an infinitely long straight uniformly charged wire, field due to a uniformly charged infinite plane sheet, field due to a uniformly charged thin spherical shell 
ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL AND CAPACITANCE  Electrostatic potential, potential due to a point charge, potential due to an electric dipole, potential due to a system of charges, equipotential surfaces, relation between field and potential, potential energy of a system of charges, potential energy in an external field, potential energy of a single charge, potential energy of a system of two charges in an external field, potential energy of a dipole in an external field, electrostatics of conductors, electrostatic shielding, dielectrics and polarisation, electric displacement, capacitors and capacitance, the parallel plate capacitor, effect of dielectric on capacitance, combination of capacitors, capacitors in series, capacitors in parallel, energy stored in a capacitor, Van de Graaff generator 
Electric current, electric current in conductors, Ohm’s law, drift of electrons and the origin of resistivity, mobility, limitations of Ohm’s law, resistivity of various materials, colour code of resistors, Temperature dependence of resistivity, electrical energy, power, combination of resistors – series and parallel. Cells, EMF, internal resistance, cells in series and in parallel, Kirchhoff’s rules, Wheatstone Bridge, Meter Bridge,Potentiometer  
MOVING CHARGES AND MAGNETISM  Magnetic force, sources and fields, magnetic field, Lorentz force, magnetic force on a current carrying conductor, motion in a magnetic field, helical motion of charged particles, motion in combined electric and magnetic fields, velocity selector, Cyclotron, magnetic field due to a current element, Biot – Savart’s law, Magnetic field on the axis of a circular current loop, Ampere’s circuital law, the solenoid and the toroid, force between two parallel current carrying conductors, the ampere (UNIT), torque on current loop, magnetic dipole, torque on a rectangular current loop in a uniform magnetic field, circular current loop as a magnetic dipole, the magnetic dipole moment of a revolving electron, the Moving Coil Galvanometer; conversion into ammeter and voltmeter 
MAGNETISM AND MATTER  The bar magnet, the magnetic field lines, bar magnet as an equivalent solenoid, The dipole in a uniform magnetic field, the electrostatic analog, Magnetism and Gauss’s Law, The Earth’s magnetism, magnetic declination and dip, magnetisation and magnetic intensity, susceptibility, magnetic properties of materials; Diamagnetism, Paramagnetism, Ferromagnetism, Hysteresis loop, permanent magnets and electromagnets 
ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION  The experiments of Faraday and Henry, magnetic flux, Faraday’s Law of Induction, Lenz’s law and conservation of energy, motional electromotive force, energy consideration  a quantitative study, Eddy currents, inductance, mutual inductance, selfinductance, AC generator 
ALTERNATING CURRENT  AC voltage applied to a resistor, representation of AC current and voltage by rotating vectors  Phasors, AC voltage applied to an inductor, AC voltage applied to a capacitor, AC voltage applied to a series LCR circuit, Phasor – diagram solution, analytical solution, resonance, sharpness of resonance, power in AC circuit, the power factor, LC oscillations, transformers 
Displacement current, Maxwell’s equations, electromagnetic waves, sources of electromagnetic waves, nature of electromagnetic waves, electromagnetic spectrum: radio waves, microwaves, infrared waves, visible rays, ultraviolet rays, Xrays, gamma rays  
DUAL NATURE OF RADIATION AND MATTER  Electron emission, Photoelectric Effect, Hertz’s observations, Hallwachs and Lenard’s observations, experimental study of photoelectric effect, effect of intensity of light on photocurrent, effect of potential on photoelectric current, effect of frequency of incident radiation on stopping potential, Photoelectric effect and Wave theory of Light, Einstein’s Photoelectric equation, Energy Quantum of Radiation, particle nature of light, the photon, wave nature of matter, photocell, Davisson and Germer experiment 
ATOMS  Alpha particle scattering and Rutherford’s nuclear model of an atom, alpha particle trajectory, electron orbits, atomic spectra, spectral series, Bohr model of the hydrogen atom, energy levels, Franck – Hertz experiment, the line spectra of the hydrogen atom, de Broglie’s explanation of Bohr’s second postulate of quantization, LASER light 
NUCLEI  Atomic masses and composition of nucleus, discovery of neutron, size of the nucleus, Mass  Energy and Nuclear Binding Energy, Nuclear Force, Radioactivity, Law of radioactive decay, Alpha decay, Beta decay, Gamma decay, Nuclear Energy, Fission, Nuclear reactor, nuclear fusion, energy generation in stars, controlled thermonuclear fusion 
SEMICONDUCTOR ELECTRONICS: MATERIALS, DEVICES AND SIMPLE CIRCUITS  Classification of metals, conductors, and semiconductors on the basis of conductivity and energy bands, Band theory of solids, Intrinsic semiconductor, Extrinsic semiconductor, ptype semiconductor, ntype semiconductor, pn junction formation, semiconductor diode, pn junction diode under forward bias, pn junction diode under reverse bias, Application of junction diode as a rectifier, special purpose pn junction diodes, Zener diode, Zener diode as voltage regulator, Optoelectronic junction devices, Photodiode, light emitting diode, solar cell. Junction transistor, structure and action, Basic transistor circuit configurations and transistor characteristics, transistor as a switch and as an amplifier (CE – Configuration), Feedback amplifier and transistor oscillator, Digital Electronics and Logic gates, NOT, OR, AND, NAND and NOR Gates, Integrated circuits. 
Elements of a Communication system, basic terminology used in electronic communication systems, bandwidth of signals, bandwidth of transmission medium, propagation of electromagnetic waves, ground waves, sky waves, space wave, modulation and its necessity, size of the antenna or aerial, effective power radiated by an antenna, mixing up of signals from different transmitters, amplitude modulation, production of amplitude modulated wave, detection of amplitude modulated wave. 
AP EAMCET 2022 Syllabus  Chemistry
Topics  Sub Topics 
Sub atomic particles; Atomic models –Rutherford’s Nuclear model of atom; Developments to the Bohr’s model of atom; Nature of electromagnetic radiation; Particle nature of electromagnetic radiation Planck’s quantum theory; Bohr’s model for Hydrogen atom; Explanation of line spectrum of hydrogen; Limitations of Bohr’s model; Quantum mechanical considerations of sub atomic particles; Dual behaviour of matter; Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle; Quantum mechanical model of an atom. Important features of Quantum mechanical model of atom; Orbitals and quantum numbers; Shapes of atomic orbitals; Energies of orbitals; Filling of orbitals in atoms. Aufbau Principle, Pauli’s exclusion Principle and Hund’s rule of maximum multiplicity; Electronic configurations of atoms; Stability of half filled and completely filled orbitals  
CLASSIFICATION OF ELEMENTS AND PERIODICITY IN PROPERTIES  Need to classify elements; Genesis of periodic classification; Modern periodic law and present form of the periodic table; Nomenclature of elements with atomic number greater than 100; Electronic configuration of elements and the periodic table; Electronic configuration and types of elements s,p,d.and f blocks; Trends in physical properties: (a) Atomic radius, (b) Ionic radius (c) Variation of size in inner transition elements, (d) Ionization enthalpy,(e) Electron gain enthalpy, (f) Electronegativity; Periodic trends in chemical properties: (a) Valence or Oxidation states, (b) Anomalous properties of second period elements  diagonal relationship; Periodic trends and chemical reactivity 
CHEMICAL BONDING AND MOLECULAR STRUCTURE  Kossel  Lewis approach to chemical bonding, Octet rule, Representation of simple molecules, formal charges, limitations of octet rule; Ionic or electrovalent bond  Factors favourable for the formation of ionic compoundsCrystal structure of sodium chloride, General properties of ionic compounds; Bond Parameters  bond length, bond angle, and bond enthalpy, bond order, resonancePolarity of bonds dipole momentFajan rules; Valence Shell Electron Pair Repulsion (VSEPR) theory; Predicting the geometry of simple molecules; Valence bond theoryOrbital overlap conceptDirectional properties of bondsoverlapping of atomic orbitalstypes of overlapping and nature of covalent bondsstrength of sigma and pi bondsFactors favouring the formation of covalent bonds; Hybridisation Different types of hybridization involving s, p and d orbitals shapes of simple covalent molecules; Coordinate bond  definition with examples; Molecular orbital theory  Formation of molecular orbitals, Linear combination of atomic orbitals (LCAO)conditions for combination of atomic orbitals  Energy level diagrams for molecular orbitals Bonding in some homo nuclear diatomic molecules H2, He2, Li2, B2, C2, N2 and O2; Hydrogen bondingcause of formation of hydrogen bond  Types of hydrogen bondsinter and intra molecularGeneral properties of hydrogen bonds. 
STATES OF MATTER: GASES AND LIQUIDS  Intermolecular forces; Thermal Energy; Intermolecular forces Vs Thermal interactions; The Gaseous State; The Gas Laws; Ideal gas equation; Graham’s law of diffusion  Dalton’s Law of partial pressures; Kinetic molecular theory of gases; Kinetic gas equation of an ideal gas (No derivation) deduction of gas laws from Kinetic gas equation; Distribution of molecular speeds  rms, average and most probable speedsKinetic energy of gas molecules; Behaviour of real gases  Deviation from Ideal gas behaviour  Compressibility factor Vs Pressure diagrams of real gases; Liquefaction of gases; Liquid State  Properties of Liquids in terms of Inter molecular interactions  Vapour pressure, Viscosity and Surface tension (Qualitative idea only. No mathematical derivation) 
STOICHIOMETRY  Some Basic Concepts  Properties of matter  uncertainty in Measurementsignificant figures, dimensional analysis; Laws of Chemical Combinations  Law of Conservation of Mass, Law of Definite Proportions, Law of Multiple Proportions, Gay Lussac’s Law of Gaseous Volumes, Dalton’s Atomic Theory, Avogadro Law, Examples; Atomic and molecular masses mole concept and molar mass. Concept of equivalent weight; Percentage composition of compounds and calculations of empirical and molecular formulae of compounds; Stoichiometry and stoichiometric calculationslimiting reagent; Methods of Expressing concentrations of solutionsmass percent, mole fraction, molarity, molality and normality; Redox reactionsclassical idea of redox reactions, oxidation and reduction reactionsredox reactions in terms of electron transfer; Oxidation number concept; Types of Redox reactions combination, decomposition, displacement and disproportionation reactions; Balancing of redox reactions  oxidation number method Half reaction (ionelectron) method; Redox reactions in Titrimetry 
THERMODYNAMICS  Thermodynamic Terms; The system and the surroundings; Types of systems and surroundings; The state of the system; The Internal Energy as a State Function. (a) Work (b) Heat (c) The general case, the first law of Thermodynamics; Applications; Work; Enthalpy, H a useful new state function; Extensive and intensive properties; Heat capacity; The relationship between Cp and Cv; Measurement of U and H: Calorimetry; Enthalpy change, rH of reactions  reaction Enthalpy (a) Standard enthalpy of reactions, (b) Enthalpy changes during transformations, (c) Standard enthalpy of formation, (d) Thermochemical equations (e) Hess’s law of constant Heat summation; Enthalpies for different types of reactions. (a) Standard enthalpy of combustion (∆cH ), (b) Enthalpy of atomization (∆aH ), phase transition, sublimation and ionization, (c) Bond Enthalpy (∆bondH ), (d) Enthalpy of solution (∆solH ) and dilutionlattice enthalpy; Spontaneity. (a) Is decrease in enthalpy a criterion for spontaneity? (b) Entropy and spontaneity, the second law of thermodynamics, (c) Gibbs Energy and spontaneity; Gibbs Energy change and equilibrium; Absolute entropy and the third law of thermodynamics 
CHEMICAL EQUILIBRIUM AND ACIDSBASES  Equilibrium in Physical process; Equilibrium in chemical process  Dynamic Equilibrium; Law of chemical Equilibrium  Law of mass action and Equilibrium constant; Homogeneous Equilibria, Equilibrium constant in gaseous systems. Relationship between KP and Kc ; Heterogeneous Equilibria; Applications of Equilibrium constant; Relationship between Equilibrium constant K, reaction quotient Q and Gibbs energy G; Factors affecting Equilibria.Lechatlier principle application to industrial synthesis of Ammonia and Sulphur trioxide; Ionic Equilibrium in solutions; Acids, bases and salts Arrhenius, BronstedLowry and Lewis concepts of acids and bases; Ionisation of Acids and Bases  Ionisation constant of water and its ionic product pH scaleionisation constants of weak acidsionisation of weak basesrelation between Ka and KbDi and poly basic acids and di and poly acidic BasesFactors affecting acid strengthCommon ion effect in the ionization of acids and basesHydrolysis of salts and pH of their solutions; Buffer solutions designing of buffer solutionPreparation of Acidic buffer; Solubility Equilibria of sparingly soluble salts. Solubility product constant Common ion effect on solubility of Ionic salts 
HYDROGEN AND ITS COMPOUNDS  Position of hydrogen in the periodic table; DihydrogenOccurence and Isotopes; Preparation of Dihydrogen; Properties of Dihydrogen; Hydrides: Ionic, covalent, and nonstoichiometric hydrides; Water: Physical properties; structure of water, ice. Chemical properties of water; hard and soft water, Temporary and permanent hardness of water; Hydrogen peroxide: Preparation; Physical properties; structure and chemical properties; storage and uses; Heavy Water; Hydrogen as a fuel. 
Group 1 Elements : Alkali metals; Electronic configurations; Atomic and Ionic radii; Ionization enthalpy; Hydration enthalpy; Physical properties; Chemical properties; Uses; General characteristics of the compounds of the alkali metals: Oxides; Halides; Salts of oxo Acids; Anomalous properties of Lithium: Differences and similarities with other alkali metals, Diagonal relationship; similarities between Lithium and Magnesium; Some important compounds of Sodium: Sodium Carbonate; Sodium Chloride; Sodium Hydroxide; Sodium hydrogen carbonate; Biological importance of Sodium and Potassium.  
Group 2 Elements: Alkaline earth elements; Electronic configuration; Ionization enthalpy; Hydration enthalpy; Physical properties, Chemical properties; Uses; General characteristics of compounds of the Alkaline Earth Metals: Oxides, hydroxides, halides, salts of oxoacids (Carbonates; Sulphates and Nitrates); Anomalous behavior of Beryllium; its diagonal relationship with Aluminium; Some important compounds of calcium: Preparation and uses of Calcium Oxide; Calcium Hydroxide; Calcium Carbonate; Plaster of Paris; Cement; Biological importance of Calcium and Magnesium  
p BLOCK ELEMENTS GROUP 13 (BORON FAMILY)  General introduction  Electronic configuration, Atomic radii, Ionization enthalpy, Electro negativity; Physical & Chemical properties; Important trends and anomalous properties of boron; Some important compounds of boron  Borax, Ortho boric acid, diborane; Uses of boron, aluminium and their compounds 
pBLOCK ELEMENTS  GROUP 14 (CARBON FAMILY)  General introduction  Electronic configuration, Atomic radii, Ionization enthalpy, Electro negativity; Physical & Chemical properties; Important trends and anomalous properties of carbon; Allotropes of carbon; Uses of carbon; Some important compounds of carbon and silicon  carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, Silica, silicones, silicates and zeolites 
Definition of terms: Air, Water and Soil Pollutions; Environmental Pollution; Atmospheric pollution; Tropospheric Pollution; Gaseous Air Pollutants (Oxides of Sulphur; Oxides of Nitrogen; Hydrocarbons; Oxides of Carbon (CO, CO2). Global warming and Greenhouse effect; Acid Rain Particulate Pollutants Smog; Stratospheric Pollution: Formation and breakdown of Ozone Ozone hole effects of depletion of the Ozone Layer; Water Pollution: Causes of Water Pollution; International standards for drinking water; Soil Pollution: Pesticides, Industrial Wastes; Strategies to control environmental pollution waste Management collection and disposal; Green Chemistry: Green chemistry in daytoday life; Dry cleaning of clothes; Bleaching of paper; Synthesis of chemicals  
ORGANIC CHEMISTRYSOME BASIC PRINCIPLES AND TECHNIQUES AND HYDROCARBONS  General introduction; Tetravalency of Carbon: shapes of organic compounds; Structural representations of organic compounds; Classification of organic compounds; Nomenclature of organic compounds; Isomerism; Fundamental concepts in organic reaction mechanisms; Fission of covalent bond; Nucleophiles and electrophiles; Electron movements in organic reactions; Electron displacement effects in covalent bonds: inductive effect, resonance, resonance effect, electromeric effect, hyper conjugation; Types of Organic reactions; Methods of purification of organic compounds; Qualitative elemental analysis of organic compounds; Quantitative elemental analysis of organic compounds 
Classification of Hydrocarbons; Alkanes  Nomenclature, isomerism (structural and conformations of ethane only); Preparation of alkanes; Properties  Physical properties and chemical Reactivity, Substitution reactions  Halogenation(free radical mechanism), Combustion, Controlled Oxidation, Isomerisation, Aromatization, reaction with steam and Pyrolysis; Alkenes Nomenclature, structure of ethene, Isomerism (structural and geometrical); Methods of preparation; Properties Physical and chemical reactions: Addition of Hydrogen, halogen, water, sulphuric acid, Hydrogen halides (Mechanism ionic and peroxide effect, Markovnikov’s, antiMarkovnikov’s or Kharasch effect). Oxidation, Ozonolysis and Polymerization; Alkynes  Nomenclature and isomerism, structure of acetylene. Methods of preparation of acetylene; Physical properties, Chemical reactions acidic character of acetylene, addition reactions of hydrogen, Halogen, Hydrogen halides and water. Polymerization; Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Nomenclature and isomerism, Structure of benzene, Resonance and aromaticity; Preparation of benzene. Physical properties. Chemical properties: Mechanism of electrophilic substitution. Electrophilic substitution reactions Nitration, Sulphonation, Halogenation, FriedelCraft’ alkylation and acylation; Directive influence of functional groups in mono substituted benzene, Carcinogenicity and toxicity  
SOLID STATE  General characteristics of solid state; Amorphous and crystalline solids; Classification of crystalline solids based on different binding forces (molecular, ionic, metallic and covalent solids); Probing the structure of solids: Xray crystallography; Crystal lattices and unit cells. Bravais lattices primitive and centred unit cells; Number of atoms in a unit cell (primitive, body centred and face centred cubic unit cell); Close packed structures: Close packing in one dimension, in two dimensions and in three dimensions tetrahedral and octahedral voids formula of a compound and number of voids filled locating tetrahedral and octahedral voids; Packing efficiency in simple cubic, bcc and in hcp, ccp lattice; Calculations involving unit cell dimensionsdensity of the unit cell; Imperfections in solidstypes of point defectsstoichiometric and nonstoichiometric defects; Electrical propertiesconduction of electricity in metals, semiconductors and insulators band theory of metals; Magnetic Properties 
Types of solutions; Expressing concentration of solutions  mass percentage, volume percentage, mass by volume percentage, parts per million, mole fraction, molarity and molality; Solubility: Solubility of a solid in a liquid, solubility of a gas in a liquid, Henry’s law; Vapour pressure of liquid solutions: vapour pressure of liquid liquid solutions. Raoult’s law as a special case of Henry’s law vapour pressure of solutions of solids in liquids; Ideal and nonideal solutions; Colligative properties and determination of molar massrelative lowering of vapour pressure elevation of boiling pointdepression of freezing pointosmosis and osmotic pressurereverse osmosis and water purification; Abnormal molar massesvan’t Hoff factor  
ELECTROCHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL KINETICS  ELECTROCHEMISTRY: Electrochemical cells; Galvanic cells: measurement of electrode potentials; Nernst equationequilibrium constant from Nernst equation electrochemical cell and Gibbs energy of the cell reaction; Conductance of electrolytic solutions measurement of the conductivity of ionic solutionsvariation of conductivity and molar conductivity with concentrationstrong electrolytes and weak electrolytesapplications of Kohlrausch’s law; Electrolytic cells and electrolysis: Faraday’s laws of electrolysisproducts of electrolysis; Batteries: primary batteries and secondary batteries; Fuel cells; Corrosion of metalsHydrogeneconomy. 
CHEMICAL KINETICS: Rate of a chemical reaction; Factors influencing rate of a reaction: dependance of rate on concentration rate expression and rate constant order of a reaction, molecularity of a reaction; Integrated rate equationszero order reactionsfirst order reactions half life of a reaction; Pseudo first order reaction; Temperature dependence of the rate of a reaction effect of catalyst; Collision theory of chemical reactionrates  
Adsorption : Distinction between adsorption and absorptionmechanism of adsorptiontypes of adsorptioncharacteristics of physisorptioncharacteristics of chemisorptionsadsorption isothermsadsorption from solution phaseapplications of adsorption; Catalysis: Catalysts, promoters and poisonsauto catalysis homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysisadsorption theory of heterogeneous catalysisimportant features of solid catalysts: (a)activity (b)selectivityshapeselective catalysis by zeolitesenzyme catalysischaracteristics and mechanism catalysts in industry; Colloids; Classification of colloids: Classification based on physical state of dispersed phase and dispersion medium classification based on nature of interaction between dispersed phase and dispersion medium classification based on type of particles of the dispersed phase multi molecular, macromolecular and associated colloids cleansing action of soapspreparation of colloidspurification of colloidal solutionsproperties of colloidal solutions: Colligative properties, Tyndal effect, colour, Brownian movementcharge on colloidal particles, electrophoresis; coagulationprecipitation methodscoagulation of lyophilic sols and protection of colloidsEmulsions; Colloids around us application of colloids.  
GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF METALLURGY  Occurrence of metals; Concentration of oreslevigation, magnetic separation, froth floatation, leaching; Extraction of crude metal from concentrated oreconversion to oxide, reduction of oxide to the metal; Thermodynamic principles of metallurgy – Ellingham diagramlimitationsapplicationsextraction of iron, copper and zinc from their oxides; Electrochemical principles of metallurgy; Oxidation and reduction; Refining of crude metaldistillation, liquation poling, electrolytic refining, zone refining and vapour phase refining; Uses of aluminium, copper, zinc and iron 
GROUP15 ELEMENTS : Occurrence electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii, ionisation enthalpy, electronegativity, physical and chemical properties; Dinitrogenpreparation, properties and uses; Compounds of nitrogenpreparation, properties and uses of ammonia; Oxides of nitrogen; Preparation and properties of nitric acid; Phosphorousallotropic forms; Phosphinepreparation, properties and uses; Phosphorous halides; Oxoacids of phosphorous  
GROUP16 ELEMENTS: Occurrence electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii, ionisation enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, electronegativity, physical and chemical properties; Dioxygenpreparation, properties and uses; Simple oxides; Ozonepreparation, properties, structure and uses; Sulphurallotropic forms; Sulphur dioxide preparation, properties and uses; Oxoacids of sulphur; Sulphuric acid manufacture, properties and uses  
GROUP17 ELEMENTS: Occurrence, electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii, ionisation enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, electronegativity, physical and chemical properties; Chlorine preparation, properties and uses; Hydrogen chloride preparation, properties and uses; Oxoacids of halogens; Interhalogen compounds preparation, properties and uses  
GROUP18 ELEMENTS : Occurrence, electronic configuration, ionization enthalpy, atomic radii, electron gain enthalpy, physical and chemical properties(a) Xenonfluorine compounds XeF2,XeF4 and XeF6 preparation, hydrolysis and formation of fluoro anionsstructures of XeF2, XeF4 and XeF6 (b) Xenonoxygen compounds XeO3 and XeOF4  their formation and structuresuses of noble gases  
d AND f BLOCK ELEMENTS : Position in the periodic table; Electronic configuration of the dblock elements; General properties of the transition elements (dblock) physical properties, variation in atomic and ionic sizes of transition series, ionisation enthalpies, oxidation states, trends in the M²+/M and M³+/M²+ standard electrode potentials, trends in stability of higher oxidation states, chemical reactivity and Eθ values, magnetic properties, formation of coloured ions, formation of complex compounds, catalytic properties, formation of interstitial compounds, alloy formation; Some important compounds of transition elementsoxides and oxoanions of metalspreparation, properties and uses of potassium dichromate and potassium permanganatestructures of chromate, dichromate, manganate and permanganate ions; Inner transition elements(fblock)lanthanoids electronic configurationatomic and ionic sizesoxidation states general characteristics; Actinoidselectronic configuration atomic and ionic sizes, oxidation states, general characteristics and comparison with lanthanoids; Some applications of d and f block elements  
COORDINATION COMPOUNDS: Werner’s theory of coordination compounds; Definitions of some terms used in coordination compounds; Nomenclature of coordination compoundsIUPAC nomenclature; Isomerism in coordination compounds (a)Stereo isomerismGeometrical and optical isomerism (b)Structural isomerismlinkage, coordination, ionisation and hydrate isomerism; Bonding in coordination compounds. (a)Valence bond theory  magnetic properties of coordination compoundslimitations of valence bond theory (b) Crystal field theory (i) Crystal field splitting in octahedral and tetrahedral coordination entities (ii) Colour in coordination compounds limitations of crystal field theory; Bonding in metal carbonyls; Stability of coordination compounds; Importance and applications of coordination compounds  
Classification of Polymers Classification based on source, structure, mode of polymerization, molecular forces and growth polymerization; Types of polymerization reactionsaddition polymerization or chain growth polymerizationionic polymerization, free radical mechanismpreparation of addition polymerspolythene, teflon and polyacrylonitrilecondensation polymerization or step growth polymerizationpolyamidespreparation of Nylon 6,6 and nylon 6poly estersterylenebakelite, melamineformaldehyde polymers; copolymerization Rubber Natural rubbervulcanisation of rubberSynthetic rubberspreparation of neoprene and bunaN; Molecular mass of polymersnumber average and weight average molecular masses poly dispersity index(PDI); Biodegradable polymersPHBV, Nylon 2nylon 6; Polymers of commercial importancepolypropene, polystyrene, polyvinyl chloride (PVC), ureaformaldehyde resin, glyptal and bakelite  their monomers, structures and uses  
Carbohydrates  Classification of carbohydrates Monosaccharides: preparation of glucose from sucrose and starch Properties and structure of glucose D,L configurations and (+), () notations of glucoseStructure of fructose; Disaccharides: Sucrose preparation, structure; Invert sugar Structures of maltose and lactosePolysaccharides: Structures of starch, cellulose and glycogen Importance of carbohydrates; ProteinsAminoacids: Natural aminoacidsclassification of aminoacids  structures and D and L formsZwitter ions; Proteins: Structures, classification, fibrous and globular primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary structures of proteinsDenaturation of proteins; Enzymes: Enzymes, mechanism of enzyme action; Vitamins: Explanationname classification of vitamins  sources of vitaminsdeficiency diseases of different types of vitamins; Nucleic acids: chemical composition of nucleic acids, structures of nucleic acids, DNA fingerprinting biological functions of nucleic acids; Hormones: Definition, different types of hormones, their production, biological activity, diseases due to their abnormal activities  
Drugs and their classification: (a) Classification of drugs on the basis of pharmacological effect (b) Classification of drugs on the basis of drug action (c) Classification of drugs on the basis of chemical structure (d) Classification of drugs on the basis of molecular targets; DrugTarget interactionEnzymes as drug targets (a) Catalytic action of enzymes (b) Drugenzyme interaction, receptors as drug targets; Therapeutic action of different classes of drugs: antacids, antihistamines, neurologically active drugs: tranquilizers, analgesicsnonnarcotic, narcotic analgesics, antimicrobialsantibiotics, antiseptics and disinfectants antifertility drugs; Chemicals in foodartificial sweetening agents, food preservatives, antioxidants in food; Cleansing agentssoaps and synthetic detergents – types and examples  
HALOALKANES AND HALOARENES  Classification and nomenclature; Nature of CX bond; Methods of preparation: Alkyl halides and aryl halides from alcohols, from hydrocarbons (a) by free radical halogenation (b) by electrophilic substitution (c) by replacement of diazonium group(Sandmeyer reaction) (d) by the addition of hydrogen halides and halogens to alkenesby halogen exchange reactions; Physical propertiesmelting and boiling points, density and solubility; Chemical reactions: Reactions of haloalkanes (i)Nucleophilic substitution reactions (a) SN² mechanism (b) SN¹ mechanism (c) stereochemical aspects of nucleophilic substitution reactionsoptical activity (ii) Elimination reactions (iii) Reaction with metalsReactions of haloarenes: (i) Nucleophilic substitution (ii)Electrophilic substitution and (iii) Reaction with metals; Polyhalogen compounds: Uses and environmental effects of dichloro methane, trichloromethane triiodomethane, tetrachloro methane, freons and DDT 
ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING C, H AND O (Alcohols, Phenols, Ethers, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic acids)  ALCOHOLS, PHENOLS AND ETHERS Alcohols, phenols and ethers classification; Nomenclature: (a)Alcohols, (b)phenols and (c) ethers; Structures of hydroxy and ether functional groups; Methods of preparation: Alcohols from alkenes and carbonyl compounds, from Grignard reagents; Phenols from haloarenes, benzene sulphonic acid, diazonium salts, cumene; Physical properties of alcohols and phenols; Chemical reactions of alcohols and phenols (i) Reactions involving cleavage of OH bond in alcoholsAcidity of alcohols and phenols, esterification (ii) Reactions involving cleavage of C O bond reactions with HX, PX3, dehydration and oxidation (iii) Reactions of phenols electrophilic aromatic substitution, Kolbe’s reaction, Reimer  Tiemann reaction, reaction with zinc dust, oxidation; Commercially important alcohols (methanol,ethanol); EthersMethods of preparation: By dehydration of alcohols, Williamson synthesis Physical propertiesChemical reactions: Cleavage of CO bond and electrophilic substitution of aromatic ethers(anisole). 
ALDEHYDES AND KETONES Nomenclature and structure of carbonyl group; Preparation of aldehydes and ketones(1) by oxidation of alcohols (2) by dehydrogenation of alcohols (3) from hydrocarbons Preparation of aldehydes (1) from acyl chlorides (2) from nitriles and esters(3) from hydrocarbonsPreparation of ketones(1) from acyl chlorides (2)from nitriles (3)from benzene or substituted benzenes; Physical properties of aldehydes and ketones; Chemical reactions of aldehydes and ketonesnucleophilic addition, reduction, oxidation, reactions due to αHydrogen and other reactions (Cannizzaro reaction,electrophilic substitution reaction); Uses of aldehydes and ketones  
CARBOXYLIC ACIDS Nomenclature and structure of carboxyl group; Methods of preparation of carboxylic acids (1)from primary alcohols and aldehydes (2) from alkylbenzenes(3)from nitriles and amides (4)from Grignard reagents (5) from acyl halides and anhydrides (6) from esters; Physical properties; Chemical reactions: (i) Reactions involving cleavage of OH bondacidity, reactions with metals and alkalies (ii) Reactions involving cleavage of COH bond formation of anhydride, reactions with PCl5, PCl3, SOCl2, esterification and reaction with ammonia (iii) Reactions involvingCOOH groupreduction, decarboxylation (iv) Substitution reactions in the hydrocarbon part  halogenation and ring substitution; Uses of carboxylic acids  
AMINES Structure of amines; Classification; Nomenclature; Preparation of amines: reduction of nitro compounds, ammonolysis of alkyl halides, reduction of nitriles, reduction of amides, Gabriel phthalimide synthesis and Hoffmann bromamide degradation reaction; Physical properties; Chemical reactions: basic character of amines, alkylation, acylation, carbylamine reaction, reaction with nitrous acid, reaction with aryl sulphonyl chloride, electrophilic substitution of aromatic amines (aniline)bromination, nitration and sulphonation  
DIAZONIUM SALTS Methods of preparation of diazonium salts (by diazotization) Physical properties; Chemical reactions: Reactions involving displacement of Nitrogen; Sandmeyer reaction, Gatterman reaction, replacement by i) iodide and fluoride ions ii) hydrogen, hydroxyl and Nitro groups; reactions involving retention of diazo group; coupling reactions; Importance of diazonium salts in synthesis of aromatic compounds  
CYANIDES AND ISOCYANIDES Structure and nomenclature of cyanides and isocyanides; Preparation, physical properties and chemical reactions of cyanides and isocyanides 
AP EAPCET 2022 Syllabus  Topics Deleted
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Subject  Topics 
Mathematics  ALGEBRA
Range  Mean deviation  Variance and standard deviation of ungrouped/grouped data  Coefficient of variation and analysis of frequency distribution with equal means but different variances. COORDINATEGEOMETRY
CALCULUS

Physics 

Chemistry 

Official syllabus 
SUBJECT: MATHEMATICS
ALGEBRA a) Functions: Types of functions – Definitions  Inverse functions and Theorems  Domain, Range, Inverse of real valued functions. b) Mathematical Induction: Principle of Mathematical Induction & Theorems  Applications of Mathematical Induction  Problems on divisibility. c) Matrices: Types of matrices  Scalar multiple of a matrix and multiplication of matrices  Transpose of a matrix  Determinants  Adjoint and Inverse of a matrix  Consistency and inconsistency of Equations Rank of a matrix  Solution of simultaneous linear equations. d) Complex Numbers: Complex number as an ordered pair of real numbers fundamental operations  Representation of complex numbers in the form a+ib  Modulus and amplitude of complex numbers –Illustrations  Geometrical and Polar Representation of complex numbers in Argand planeArgand diagram. e) DeMoivre’s Theorem: De Moivre’s theorem Integral and Rational indices  n th roots of unityGeometrical Interpretations –Illustrations. f) Quadratic Expressions: Quadratic expressions, equations in one variable  Sign of quadratic expressions – Change in signs – Maximum and minimum values – Quadratic inequations. g) Theory of Equations: The relation between the roots and coefficients in an equation  Solving the equations when two or more roots of it are connected by certain relation  Equation with real coefficients, occurrence of complex roots in conjugate pairs and its consequencesTransformation of equations Reciprocal Equations. h) Permutations and Combinations: Fundamental Principle of counting – linear and circular permutations Permutations of ‘n’ dissimilar things taken ‘r’ at a time  Permutations when repetitions allowed  Circular permutations  Permutations with constraint repetitions  Combinationsdefinitions, certain theorems and their applications. i) BinomialTheorem:Binomial theorem for positive integral indexBinomial theorem for rational Index(without proof)  Approximations using Binomial theorem. j) Partial fractions: Partial fractions of f(x)/g(x) when g(x) contains non –repeated linear factors  Partial fractions of f(x)/g(x) where both f(x) and g(x) are polynomials and when g(x) contains repeated and/or nonrepeated linear factors  Partial fractions of f(x)/g(x) when g(x) contains irreducible factors. DELETIONS FROM ALGEBRA: a) Complex Numbers: 1.2.8> Square root of a Complex Number and related problems in solved and exercise1(b) b) Quadratic Expressions: 3.3> Quadratic inequations including exercise3(c) c) Theory of Equations: 4.4> Transformation of Equations including exercise4(d) d) Permutations and Combinations: Derivation of formula npr and ncr. Theorems:5.2.1 and 5.6.1 e) Binomial Theorem: Entire Chapter Deleted. f) Partial fractions: 7.3.8 and including exercise 7(d) TRIGONOMETRY a) Trigonometric Ratios upto Transformations: Graphs and Periodicity of Trigonometric functions  Trigonometric ratios and Compound angles  Trigonometric ratios of multiple and sub multiple angles  Transformations  Sum and Product rules. b) Trigonometric Equations: General Solution of Trigonometric Equations  Simple Trigonometric Equations – Solutions. c) Inverse Trigonometric Functions: To reduce a Trigonometric Function into a bijection  Graphs of Inverse Trigonometric Functions  Properties of Inverse Trigonometric Functions. d) Hyperbolic Functions: Definition of Hyperbolic Function – Graphs  Definition of Inverse Hyperbolic Functions – Graphs  Addition formulae of HyperbolicFunctions. e) Properties of Triangles: Relation between sides and angles of a Triangle  Sine, Cosine, Tangent and Projection rules Half angle formulae and areas of a triangle–Incircle and Excircle of a Triangle. VECTOR ALGEBRA a) Addition of Vectors: Vectors as a triad of real numbers  Classification of vectors  Addition of vectors  Scalar multiplication  Angle between two nonzero vectors  Linear combination of vectors  Component of a vector in three dimensions  Vector equations of line and plane including their Cartesian equivalent forms. b) Product of Vectors: Scalar Product  Geometrical Interpretations  orthogonal projections  Properties of dot product  Expression of dot product in i, j, k system  Angle between two vectors  Geometrical Vector methods  VectorequationsofplaneinnormalformAnglebetweentwoplanesVectorproductoftwovectorsandproperties Vector product in i, j, k system  Vector Areas  Scalar Triple Product  Vector equations of plane in different forms, skew lines, shortest distance and their Cartesian equivalents. Plane through the line of intersection of two planes, condition for coplanarity of two lines, perpendicular distance of a point from a plane, angle between line and a plane. Cartesian equivalents of all these results  Vector Triple Product –Results. MEASURES OF DISPERSION AND PROBABILITY a) Measures of Dispersion  Range  Mean deviation  Variance and standard deviation of ungrouped/grouped data – Coefficient of variation and analysis of frequency distribution with equal means but different variances. b) Probability: Random experiments and events  Classical definition of probability, Axiomatic approach and addition theorem of probability  Independent and dependent events  conditional probability multiplication theorem and Baye’s theorem and applications. c) Random Variables and Probability Distributions: Random Variables  Theoretical discrete distributions – Binomial and Poisson Distributions. DELETIONS FROM MEASURES OF DISPERSION AND PROBABILITY: a) Measures of Dispersion  Range  Mean deviation  Variance and standard deviation of ungrouped/grouped data  Coefficient of variation and analysis of frequency distribution with equal means but different variances. COORDINATEGEOMETRY a) Locus: Definition of locus –IllustrationsTo find equations of locusProblems connected to it. b) Trans formation of Axes: Transformation of axes  Rules, Derivations and Illustrations  Rotation of axes  Derivations –Illustrations. c) The Straight Line: Revision of fundamental results  Straight line  Normal form – Illustrations  Straight line  Symmetric form  Straight line  Reduction into various forms  Intersection of two Straight Lines  Family of straight lines  Concurrent lines  Condition for Concurrent lines  Angle between two lines  Length of perpendicular from a point to a Line  Distance between two parallel lines  Concurrent lines  properties related toa triangle. d) Pair of Straight lines: Equations of pair of lines passing through origin  angle between a pair of lines  Condition for perpendicular and coincident lines, bisectors of angles  Pair of bisectors of angles  Pair of lines  second degree general equation  Conditions for parallel lines  distance between them, Point of intersection of pair of lines  Homogenizing a second degree equation with a first degree equation in x and y. e) Circle : Equation of circle standard formcentre and radius equation of a circle with a given line segment as diameter & equation of circle through three non collinear points  parametric equations of a circle  Position of a point in the plane of a circle – power of a pointdefinition of tangentlength of tangent  Position of a straight line in the plane of a circleconditions for a line to be tangent – chord joining two points on a circle – equation of the tangent at a point on the circle point of contactequation of normal  Chord of contact  pole and polarconjugate points and conjugate lines
 equation of chord in term of its midpoint  Relative position of two circles circles touching each other externally, internally common tangents –centers of similitude equation of pair of tangents from an externalpoint. f) System of circles: Angle between two intersecting circles  Radical axis of two circles propertiesCommon chord and common tangent of two circles – radicalcentre. g) Parabola: Conic sections –Parabola equation of parabola in standard formdifferent forms of parabola parametric equations  Equations of tangent and normal at a point on the parabola (Cartesian and parametric)  conditions for straight line to be atangent. h) Ellipse: Equation of ellipse in standard form Parametric equations  Equation of tangent and normal at a point on the ellipse (Cartesian and parametric)  condition for a straight line to bea tangent. i) Hyperbola: Equation of hyperbola in standard form Parametric equations  Equations of tangent and normal at a point on the hyperbola (Cartesian and parametric)  conditions for a straight line to be a tangentAsymptotes. j) Three Dimensional Coordinates: Coordinates  Section formulae  Centroid of a triangleand tetrahedron. k) Direction Cosines and Direction Ratios: Direction Cosines  DirectionRatios. l) Plane: Cartesian equation of Plane  SimpleIllustrations. DELETIONS FROM COORDINATEGEOMETRY: a) Circle: 1.5> Relative positions of two circles including Ex 1(e) and solved problems b) Parabola: 3.2> Tangents & Normal including Ex 3(b) c) Ellipse: 4.2> Equations of tangents & Normal including Ex 4(b) CALCULUS a) Limits and Continuity: Intervals and neighborhoods – Limits  Standard Limits –Continuity. b) Differentiation: Derivative of a function  Elementary Properties  Trigonometric, Inverse Trigonometric, Hyperbolic, Inverse Hyperbolic Function – Derivatives  Methods of Differentiation
 SecondOrder Derivatives. c) Applications of Derivatives: Errors and approximations  Geometrical Interpretation of a derivative
 Equations of tangents and normals  Lengths of tangent, normal, sub tangent and sub normal  Angles between two curves and condition for orthogonality of curves  Derivative as Rate of change
 Rolle’s Theorem and Lagrange’s Mean value theorem without proofs and their geometrical interpretation  Increasing and decreasing functions  Maxima and Minima. d) Integration: Integration as the inverse process of differentiation Standard forms properties of integrals  Method of substitution integration of Algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions  Integration by parts – Integration by Partial fractions method – Reduction formulae. e) Definite Integrals: Definite Integral as the limit of sum  Interpretation of Definite Integral as an area  Fundamental theorem of Integral Calculus (without proof) – Properties  Reduction formulae  Application of Definite integral toareas. f) Differential equations: Formation of differential equationDegree and order of an ordinary differential equation  Solving differential equation by i) Variables separable method, ii) Homogeneous differential equation, iii) Non  Homogeneous differential equation, iv) Linear differentialequations. DELETIONS FROM CALCULUS: a) Definite Integrals: 7.1 and 7.2 > Definite integral as the limit of the sum and limit of the sum and related problems in exercise 7(a) and 7(b) and Examples 7.6> Application of Definite integrals to areas including exercise 7(d) b) Differential equations: 8.17> Formation of Differential Equations and problems related to it 8.2(C): Non – Homogeneous Differential Equations including Ex 8(d) Solution of linear differential Equations of the type dx+Px=Q, Where P and Q
SUBJECT: PHYSICS
PhysicsI: Intermediate First Year
 PHYSICAL WORLD: What is physics? Scope and excitement of physics. Physics, technology and society Fundamental forces in nature. Nature of physical laws
 UNITS AND MEASUREMENTS: The international system of units, Measurement of Length, Measurement of Large Distances, Estimation of Very Small Distances, Size of a Molecule, Range of Lengths, Measurement of Mass, Range of Masses, Measurement of time, Accuracy, precision of instruments and errors in measurement, Systematic errors, random errors, least count error, Absolute Error, Relative Error and Percentage Error, Combination of Errors, Significant figures, Rules for Arithmetic Operations with Significant Figures, Rounding off the Uncertain Digits, Rules for Determining the Uncertainty in the Results of Arithmetic Calculations, Dimensions of Physical Quantities, Dimensional Formulae and dimensional equations, Dimensional Analysis and its Applications, Checking the Dimensional Consistency of Equations, Deducing Relation among the Physical Quantities.
 MOTION IN A STRAIGHT LINE: Position, path length and displacement, average velocity and average speed, instantaneous velocity and speed, acceleration, kinematic equations for uniformly accelerated motion, relative velocity.
 MOTION IN A PLANE: Scalars and vectors, position and displacement vectors, equality of vectors, multiplication of vectors by real numbers, addition and subtraction of vectors  graphical method, resolution of vectors, vector addition  analytical method, motion in a plane, position vector and displacement, velocity, acceleration, motion in a plane with constant acceleration, relative velocity in two dimensions, projectile motion, equation of path of a projectile, time of maximum height, maximum height of a projectile, horizontal range of projectile, uniform circular motion.
 LAWS OF MOTION: Aristotle’s fallacy, The law of inertia, Newton’s first law of motion, Newton’s second law of motion, momentum, Impulse, Newton’s third law of motion, Conservation of momentum, Equilibrium of a particle, Common forces in mechanics, friction, types of friction, static, kinetic and rolling frictions, Circular motion, Motion of a car on a level road, Motion of a car on a banked road, solving problems in mechanics.
 WORK, ENERGY AND POWER: The Scalar Product, Notions of work and kinetic energy, The workenergy theorem, Work, Kinetic energy, Work done by a variable force, The workenergy theorem for a variable force, The concept of Potential Energy, The conservation of Mechanical Energy, The Potential Energy of a spring, Various forms of energy, Heat, Chemical Energy, Electrical Energy, The Equivalence of Mass and Energy, Nuclear Energy, The Principle of Conservation of Energy, Power, Collisions, Elastic and Inelastic Collisions, Collisions in one dimension, Coefficient of Restitution and its determination, Collisions in Two Dimensions.
 SYSTEMS OF PARTICLES AND ROTATIONAL MOTION: Rigid body motion, Centre of mass, Centre of Gravity, Motion of centre of mass, Linear momentum of a system of particles, Vector product of two vectors, Angular velocity and its relation with linear velocity, Angular acceleration, Kinematics of rotational motion about a fixed axis, Moment of force (Torque), Angular momentum of particle, Torque and angular momentum for a system of a particles, conservation of angular momentum, Equilibrium of a rigid body, Principle of moments, Moment of inertia, Theorems of perpendicular and parallel axes, Dynamics of rotational motion about a fixed axis, Angular momentum in case of rotation about a fixed axis, Rolling motion, Kinetic Energy of Rolling Motion.
 OSCILLATIONS: Periodic and oscillatory motions, Period and frequency, Displacement, Simple harmonic motion (S.H.M.), Simple harmonic motion and uniform circular motion, Velocity and acceleration in simple harmonic motion, Force law for Simple harmonic Motion, Energy in simple harmonic motion, some systems executing Simple Harmonic Motion, Oscillations due to a spring, The Simple Pendulum, damped simple harmonic motion, Forced oscillations and resonance.
 GRAVITATION: Kepler’s laws, Universal law of gravitation, central forces, the gravitational constant, Acceleration due to gravity of the earth, Acceleration due to gravity below and above the surface of earth, Gravitational potential energy, Escape speed, Orbital Speed, Earth satellites, Energy of an orbiting satellite, Geostationary and polar satellites, Weightlessness.
 MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS: Elastic behavior of solids, Stress and strain, Hooke’s law, Stressstrain curve, Elastic moduli, Young’s Modulus, Determination of Young’s Modulus of the Material of a Wire, Shear Modulus, Bulk Modulus, Poisson’s Ratio, Elastic Potential Energy in a Stretched wire, Applications of elastic behavior of materials.
 MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF FLUIDS: Pressure, Pascal’s Law, Variation of Pressure with Depth, Atmospheric Pressure and Gauge Pressure, Hydraulic Machines, Archimedes’ Principle, Streamline flow, Bernoulli’s principle, Speed of Efflux, Torricelli’s Law, Venturi meter, Blood Flow and Heart Attack, Dynamic Lift, Viscosity, Variation of Viscosity of fluids with temperature, Stokes’ Law, Reynolds number, Critical Velocity, Surface tension and Surface Energy, Angle of Contact, Drops and Bubbles, Capillary Rise, Detergents and Surface Tension.
 THERMAL PROPERTIES OF MATTER: Temperature and heat, Measurement of temperature, Idealgas equation and absolute temperature, Thermal expansion, Specific heat capacity, Calorimetry, Change of state, Triple Point, Regelation, Latent Heat, Heat transfer, Conduction, Convection, Radiation, Black body Radiation, Greenhouse Effect, Newton’s law of cooling and its experimental verification.
 THERMODYNAMICS: Thermal equilibrium, Zeroth law of thermodynamics, Heat, Internal Energy and work, First law of thermodynamics, Specific heat capacity, Specific heat capacity of water, Thermodynamic state variables and equation of State, Thermodynamic processes, Quasistatic process, Isothermal Process, Adiabatic Process, Isochoric Process, Isobaric process, Cyclic process, Heat engines, Refrigerators and heat pumps, Second law of thermodynamics, Reversible and irreversible processes, Carnot engine, Carnot’s theorem.
 KINETIC THEORY: Molecular nature of matter, Behaviour of gases, Boyle’s Law, Charles’ Law, Kinetic theory of an ideal gas, Pressure of an Ideal Gas, Kinetic interpretation of temperature, Law of equipartition of energy, Specific heat capacity, Monatomic Gases, Diatomic Gases, Polyatomic Gases, Specific Heat Capacity of Solids, Specific Heat Capacity of Water, Mean freepath. PhysicsII: Intermediate Second Year
 WAVES: Transverse and longitudinal waves, displacement relation in a progressive wave, amplitude and phase, wavelength and angular wave number, period, angular frequency and frequency, the speed of a travelling wave, speed of a transverse wave on stretched string, speed of a longitudinal wave (speed of sound), the principle of superposition of waves, reflection of waves, standing waves and normal modes, beats, Doppler effect: source moving and observer stationary, observer moving and source stationary, both source and observer moving.
 RAY OPTICS AND OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS: Reflection of light by spherical mirrors, sign convention, focal length of spherical mirrors, the mirror equation, refraction, total internal reflection, total internal reflection in nature and its technological applications, refraction at spherical surfaces and by lenses, power of a lens, combination of thin lenses in contact, refraction through a prism, dispersion by a prism, some natural phenomena due to sunlight, the rainbow, scattering of light, optical instruments, the eye, the simple and compound microscopes, refracting telescope and Cassegrain reflecting telescope.
 WAVE OPTICS: Huygens principle, refraction and reflection of plane waves using Huygens principle, refraction in a rarer medium (at the denser medium boundary), reflection of a plane wave by a plane surface, the Doppler effect, coherent and incoherent addition of waves, interference of light waves and Young‘s experiment, diffraction, the single slit diffraction, resolving power of optical instruments, the validity of ray optics, polarisation, polarisation by scattering, polarisation by reflection.
 ELECTRIC CHARGES AND FIELDS: Electric charge, conductors and insulators, charging by induction, basic properties of electric charges, additivity of charges, conservation of charge, quantization of charge, Coulomb’s law, forces between multiple charges, electric field, electric field due to a system of charges, physical significance of electric field, electric field lines, electric flux, electric dipole, the field of an electric dipole for points on the axial line and on the equatorial plane, physical significance of dipoles, dipole in a uniform external field, continuous charge distribution, Gauss’s law, applications of Gauss’s law, field due to an infinitely long straight uniformly charged wire, field due to a uniformly charged infinite plane sheet, field due to a uniformly charged thin spherical shell.
 ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL AND CAPACITANCE: Electrostatic potential, potential due to a point charge, potential due to an electric dipole, potential due to a system of charges, equipotential surfaces, relation between field and potential, potential energy of a system of charges, potential energy in an external field, potential energy of a single charge, potential energy of a system of two charges in an external field, potential energy of a dipole in an external field, electrostatics of conductors, electrostatic shielding, dielectrics and polarisation, electric displacement, capacitors and capacitance, the parallel plate capacitor, effect of dielectric on capacitance, combination of capacitors, capacitors in series, capacitors in parallel, energy stored in a capacitor, Van de Graaff generator.
 CURRENT ELECTRICITY: Electric current, electric current in conductors, Ohm’s law, drift of electrons and the origin of resistivity, mobility, limitations of Ohm’s law, resistivity of various materials, colour code of resistors, Temperature dependence of resistivity, electrical energy, power, combination of resistors – series and parallel. Cells, EMF, internal resistance, cells in series and in parallel, Kirchhoff’s rules, Wheatstone Bridge, Meter Bridge, Potentiometer.
 MOVING CHARGES AND MAGNETISM: Magnetic force, sources and fields, magnetic field, Lorentz force, magnetic force on a current carrying conductor, motion in a magnetic field, helical motion of charged particles, motion in combined electric and magnetic fields, velocity selector, Cyclotron, magnetic field due to a current element, Biot – Savart’s law, Magnetic field on the axis of a circular current loop, Ampere’s circuital law, the solenoid and the toroid, force between two parallel current carrying conductors, the ampere (UNIT), torque on current loop, magnetic dipole, torque on a rectangular current loop in a uniform magnetic field, circular current loop as a magnetic dipole, the magnetic dipole moment of a revolving electron, the Moving Coil Galvanometer; conversion into ammeter and voltmeter.
 MAGNETISM AND MATTER: The bar magnet, the magnetic field lines, bar magnet as an equivalent solenoid, The dipole in a uniform magnetic field, the electrostatic analog, Magnetism and Gauss’s Law, The Earth’s magnetism, magnetic declination and dip, magnetisation and magnetic intensity, susceptibility, magnetic properties of materials; Diamagnetism, Paramagnetism, Ferromagnetism, Hysteresis loop, permanent magnets and electromagnets.
 ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION: The experiments of Faraday and Henry, magnetic flux, Faraday’s Law of induction, Lenz’s law and conservation of energy, motional electromotive force, energy consideration  a quantitative study, Eddy currents, inductance, mutual inductance, selfinductance, AC generator.
 ALTERNATING CURRENT: AC voltage applied to a resistor, representation of AC current and voltage by rotating vectors  Phasors, AC voltage applied to an inductor, AC voltage applied to a capacitor, AC voltage applied to a series LCR circuit, Phasor – diagram solution, analytical solution, resonance, sharpness of resonance, power in AC circuit, the power factor, LC oscillations, transformers.
 ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES: Displacement current, Maxwell’s equations, electromagnetic waves, sources of electromagnetic waves, nature of electromagnetic waves, electromagnetic spectrum: radio waves, microwaves, infrared waves, visible rays, ultraviolet rays, Xrays, gamma rays.
 DUAL NATURE OF RADIATION AND MATTER: Electron emission, Photoelectric Effect, Hertz’s observations, Hallwachs and Lenard’s observations, experimental study of photoelectric effect, effect of intensity of light on photocurrent, effect of potential on photoelectric current, effect of frequency of incident radiation on stopping potential, Photoelectric effect and Wave theory of Light, Einstein’s Photoelectric equation, Energy Quantum of Radiation, particle nature of light, the photon, wave nature of matter, photocell, Davisson and Germer experiment.
 ATOMS: Alpha particle scattering and Rutherford’s nuclear model of atom, alpha particle trajectory, electron orbits, atomic spectra, spectral series, Bohr model of the hydrogen atom, energy levels, Franck – Hertz experiment, the line spectra of the hydrogen atom, deBroglie’s explanation of Bohr’s second postulate of quantization, LASERlight.
 NUCLEI: Atomic masses and composition of nucleus, discovery of neutron, size of the nucleus, Mass  Energy and Nuclear Binding Energy, Nuclear Force, Radioactivity, Law of radioactive decay, Alpha decay, Beta decay, Gamma decay, Nuclear Energy, Fission, Nuclear reactor, nuclear fusion, energy generation in stars, controlled thermonuclear fusion.
 SEMICONDUCTOR ELECTRONICS: MATERIALS, DEVICES AND SIMPLE CIRCUITS: Classification of metals, conductors, and semiconductors on the basis of conductivity and energy bands, Band theory of solids, Intrinsic semiconductor, Extrinsic semiconductor, ptype semiconductor, ntype semiconductor, pn junction formation, semiconductor diode, pn junction diode under forward bias, pn junction diode under reverse bias, Application of junction diode as a rectifier, special purpose pn junction diodes, Zener diode, Zener diode as voltage regulator, Optoelectronic junction devices, Photodiode, light emitting diode, solar cell. Junction transistor, structure and action, Basic transistor circuit configurations and transistor characteristics, transistor as a switch and as an amplifier (CE – Configuration), Feedback amplifier and transistor oscillator, Digital Electronics and Logic gates, NOT, OR, AND, NAND and NOR Gates, Integrated circuits.
 COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS: Elements of a Communication system, basic terminology used in electronic communication systems, bandwidth of signals, bandwidth of transmission medium, propagation of electromagnetic waves, ground waves, sky waves, space wave, modulation and its necessity, size of the antenna or aerial, effective power radiated by an antenna, mixing up of signals from different transmitters, amplitude modulation, production of amplitude modulated wave, detection of amplitude modulated wave. DELETIONS FROM PHYSICS 2nd YEAR INTERMEDIATE SYLLABUS:
 WAVES: Doppler effected and its two situations.
 RAY OPTICS AND OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS: Reflection of light by spherical mirrors, the mirror equation. Scattering of light reddish appearance of the sun at sunrise and sunset and blue colors of sky.
 WAVE OPTICS: Diffraction: Resolving power of optical instruments (microscope and astronomical telescope). Polarisation: Polarisation of reflection (Brewster’s law) plane polarized light (uses) polaroids, polarization by scattering.
 ELECTRIC CHARGES AND FIELDS: Application of Gauss’s law: Field due to uniformly charged thin spherical shell (field inside and outside).
 CURRENT ELECTRICITY: Colour code for carbon resistors, series and parallel Combinations of resistors.
 MOVING CHARGES AND MAGNETISM: Cyclofron.
 MAGNETISM AND MATTER: Magnetic field intensity due to a magnetic dipole (Bar magnet) along its axis and perpendicular to its axis (Bar magnet as an equivalent solenoid), the dipole in a uniform magnet field Magnetic property of materials (Para, dia and ferro) and its examples, permanent magnets and electromagnets
 ALTERNATING CURRENT: Power in AC circuit–The power factor, wattles current.
 ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES: Displacement current.
 DUAL NATURE OF RADIATION AND MATTER: Davisson and Germer experiment.
 NUCLEI: Radio activity (alpha, beta and gamma particles and their properties) Law of radioactive decay, halflife and mean life of a Radioactive material, Binding energy per nucleon and its variation with mass number.
 SEMICONDUCTOR ELECTRONICS: MATERIALS, DEVICES AND SIMPLE CIRCUITS: Purpose of PN junction diode 1. Zener diode and their characteristics 2. Zener diode as a voltage regulator.
SUBJECT: CHEMISTRY
ChemistryI: Intermediate First Year
 ATOMIC STRUCTURE: Sub atomic particles; Atomic models –Rutherford’s Nuclear model of atom; Developments to the Bohr’s model of atom; Nature of electromagnetic radiation; Particle nature of electromagnetic radiation Planck’s quantum theory; Bohr’s model for Hydrogen atom; Explanation of line spectrum of hydrogen; Limitations of Bohr’s model; Quantum mechanical considerations of sub atomic particles; Dual behaviour of matter; Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle; Quantum mechanical model of an atom. Important features of Quantum mechanical model of atom; Orbitals and quantum numbers; Shapes of atomic orbitals; Energies of orbitals; Filling of orbitals in atoms. Aufbau Principle, Pauli’s exclusion Principle and Hund’s rule of maximum multiplicity; Electronic configurations of atoms; Stability of halffilled and completely filled orbitals.
 CLASSIFICATION OF ELEMENTS AND PERIODICITY IN PROPERTIES: Need to classify elements; Genesis of periodic classification; Modern periodic law and present form of the periodic table; Nomenclature of elements with atomic number greater than 100; Electronic configuration of elements and the periodic table; Electronic configuration and types of elements s,p,d. and f blocks; Trends in physical properties:(a) Atomic radius, (b) Ionic radius (c) Variation of size in inner transition elements, (d) Ionization enthalpy,(e) Electron gain enthalpy, (f) Electro negativity; Periodic trends in chemical properties: (a) Valence or Oxidation states, (b) Anomalous properties of second period elements  diagonal relationship; Periodic trends and chemical reactivity.
 CHEMICAL BONDING AND MOLECULAR STRUCTURE: Kossel  Lewis approach to chemical bonding, Octet rule, Representation of simple molecules, formal charges, limitations of octet rule; Ionic or electrovalent bond  Factors favourable for the formation of ionic compounds Crystal structure of sodium chloride, General properties of ionic compounds; Bond Parameters  bond length, bond angle, and bond enthalpy, bond order, resonancePolarity of bonds dipole momentFajan rules; Valence Shell Electron Pair Repulsion (VSEPR) theory; Predicting the geometry of simple molecules; Valence bond theoryOrbital overlap conceptDirectional properties of bondsoverlapping of atomic orbitalstypes of overlapping and nature of covalent bondsstrength of sigma and pi bondsFactors favouring the formation of covalent bonds; Hybridisation different types of hybridization involving s, p and d orbitals shapes of simple covalent molecules; Coordinate bond  definition with examples; Molecular orbital theory  Formation of molecular orbitals, Linear combination of atomic orbitals (LCAO)conditions for combination of atomic orbitals  Energy level diagrams for molecular orbitals Bonding in some homo nuclear diatomic molecules H2, He2, Li2, B2, C2, N2 and O2; Hydrogen bondingcause of formation of hydrogen bond  Types of hydrogen bondsinter and intra molecularGeneral properties of hydrogen bonds.
 STATES OF MATTER: GASES AND LIQUIDS: Intermolecular forces; Thermal Energy; Intermolecular forces Vs Thermal interactions; The Gaseous State; The Gas Laws; Ideal gas equation; Graham’s law of diffusion  Dalton’s Law of partial pressures; Kinetic molecular theory of gases; Kinetic gas equation of an ideal gas (No derivation) deduction of gas laws from Kinetic gas equation; Distribution of molecular speeds  rms, average and most probable speedsKinetic energy of gas molecules; Behaviour of real gases  Deviation from Ideal gas behaviour  Compressibility factor Vs Pressure diagrams of real gases; Liquefaction of gases; Liquid State  Properties of Liquids in terms of Inter molecular interactions  Vapour pressure, Viscosity and Surface tension (Qualitative idea only. No mathematical derivation).
 STOICHIOMETRY: Some Basic Concepts  Properties of matter  uncertainty in Measurementsignificant figures, dimensional analysis; Laws of Chemical Combinations  Law of Conservation of Mass, Law of Definite Proportions, Law of Multiple Proportions, Gay Lussac’s Law of Gaseous Volumes, Dalton’s Atomic Theory, Avogadro Law, Examples; Atomic and molecular masses mole concept and molar mass. Concept of equivalent weight; Percentage composition of compounds and calculations of empirical and molecular formulae of compounds; Stoichiometry and stoichiometric calculationslimiting reagent; Methods of Expressing concentrations of solutionsmass percent, mole fraction, molarity, molality and normality; Redox reactionsclassical idea of redox reactions, oxidation and reduction reactionsredox reactions in terms of electron transfer; Oxidation number concept; Types of Redox reactions combination, decomposition, displacement and disproportionation reactions; Balancing of redox reactions  oxidation number method Half reaction (ionelectron) method; Redox reactions in Titrimetry.
 THERMODYNAMICS: Thermodynamic Terms; The system and the surroundings; Types of systems and surroundings; The state of the system; The Internal Energy as a State Function. (a) Work (b) Heat (c) The general case, the first law of Thermodynamics; Applications; Work; Enthalpy, H a useful new state function; Extensive and intensive properties; Heat capacity; The relationship between Cp and Cv; Measurement of U and H: Calorimetry; Enthalpy change, rH of reactions  reaction Enthalpy (a) Standard enthalpy of reactions, (b) Enthalpy changes during transformations, (c) Standard enthalpy of formation, (d) Thermo chemical equations (e) Hess’s law of constant Heat summation; Enthalpies for different types of reactions. (a) Standard enthalpy of combustion (∆cH ), (b) Enthalpy of atomization (∆aH ), phase transition, sublimation and ionization, (c) Bond Enthalpy (∆bondH ), (d) Enthalpy of solution (∆solH ) and dilutionlattice enthalpy; Spontaneity. (a) Is decrease in enthalpy a criterion for spontaneity? (b) Entropy and spontaneity, the second law of thermodynamics, (c) Gibbs Energy and spontaneity; Gibbs Energy change and equilibrium; Absolute entropy and the third law ofthermodynamics.
 CHEMICAL EQUILIBRIUM AND ACIDSBASES: Equilibrium in Physical process; Equilibrium in chemical process  Dynamic Equilibrium; Law of chemical Equilibrium  Law of mass action and Equilibrium constant; Homogeneous Equilibria, Equilibrium constant in gaseous systems. Relationship between KP and Kc ; Heterogeneous Equilibria; Applications of Equilibrium constant; Relationship between Equilibrium constant K, reaction quotient Q and Gibbs energy G; Factors affecting Equilibria.Lechatlier principle application to industrial synthesis of Ammonia and Sulphur trioxide; Ionic Equilibrium in solutions; Acids, bases and salts Arrhenius, BronstedLowry and Lewis concepts of acids and bases; Ionisation of Acids and Bases  Ionisation constant of water and its ionic product pH scaleionisation constants of weak acidsionisation of weak basesrelation between Ka and KbDi and poly basic acids and di and poly acidic BasesFactors affecting acid strength Common ion effect in the ionization of acids and basesHydrolysis of salts and pH of their solutions; Buffer solutions designing of buffer solutionPreparation of Acidic buffer; Solubility Equilibria of sparingly soluble salts. Solubility product constant Common ion effect on solubility of Ionic salts.
 HYDROGEN AND ITS COMPOUNDS: Position of hydrogen in the periodic table; DihydrogenOccurrence and Isotopes; Preparation of Dihydrogen; Properties of Dihydrogen; Hydrides: Ionic, covalent, and nonstoichiometric hydrides; Water: Physical properties; structure of water, ice. Chemical properties of water; hard and soft water, Temporary and permanent hardness of water; Hydrogen peroxide: Preparation; Physical properties; structure and chemical properties; storage and uses; Heavy Water; Hydrogen as a fuel.
 THE s  BLOCK ELEMENTS (ALKALI AND ALKALINE EARTH METALS): Group 1 Elements : Alkali metals; Electronic configurations; Atomic and Ionic radii; Ionization enthalpy; Hydration enthalpy; Physical properties; Chemical properties; Uses; General characteristics of the compounds of the alkali metals: Oxides; Halides; Salts of oxo Acids; Anomalous properties of Lithium: Differences and similarities with other alkali metals, Diagonal relationship; similarities between Lithium and Magnesium; Some important compounds of Sodium: Sodium Carbonate; Sodium Chloride; Sodium Hydroxide; Sodium hydrogen carbonate; Biological importance of Sodium andPotassium. Group 2 Elements: Alkaline earth elements; Electronic configuration; Ionization enthalpy; Hydration enthalpy; Physical properties, Chemical properties; Uses; General characteristics of compounds of the Alkaline Earth Metals: Oxides, hydroxides, halides, salts of oxoacids (Carbonates; Sulphates and Nitrates); Anomalous behavior of Beryllium; its diagonal relationship with Aluminium; Some important compounds of calcium: Preparation and uses of Calcium Oxide; Calcium Hydroxide; Calcium Carbonate; Plaster of Paris; Cement; Biological importance of Calcium andMagnesium.
 p BLOCK ELEMENTS GROUP 13 (BORON FAMILY): General introduction  Electronic configuration, Atomic radii, Ionization enthalpy, Electro negativity; Physical & Chemical properties; Important trends and anomalous properties of boron; Some important compounds of boron  Borax, Ortho boric acid, diborane; Uses of boron, aluminium and their compounds.
 pBLOCK ELEMENTS  GROUP 14 (CARBON FAMILY): General introduction  Electronic configuration, Atomic radii, Ionization enthalpy, Electro negativity; Physical & Chemical properties; Important trends and anomalous properties of carbon; Allotropes of carbon; Uses of carbon; Some important compounds of carbon and silicon  carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, Silica, silicones, silicates and zeolites.
 ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY: Definition of terms: Air, Water and Soil Pollutions; Environmental Pollution; Atmospheric pollution; Tropospheric Pollution; Gaseous Air Pollutants (Oxides of Sulphur; Oxides of Nitrogen; Hydrocarbons; Oxides of Carbon (CO, CO2). Global warming and Greenhouse effect; Acid Rain Particulate Pollutants Smog; Stratospheric Pollution: Formation and breakdown of Ozone Ozone hole effects of depletion of the Ozone Layer; Water Pollution: Causes of Water Pollution; International standards for drinking water; Soil Pollution: Pesticides, Industrial Wastes; Strategies to control environmental pollution waste Managementcollection and disposal; Green Chemistry: Green chemistry in daytoday life; Dry cleaning of clothes; Bleaching of paper; Synthesis ofchemicals.
 ORGANIC CHEMISTRYSOME BASIC PRINCIPLES AND TECHNIQUES AND HYDROCARBONS: General introduction; Tetravalency of Carbon: shapes of organic compounds; Structural representations of organic compounds; Classification of organic compounds; Nomenclature of organic compounds; Isomerism; Fundamental concepts in organic reaction mechanisms; Fission of covalent bond; Nucleophiles and electrophiles; Electron movements in organic reactions; Electron displacement effects in covalent bonds: inductive effect, resonance, resonance effect, electromeric effect, hyper conjugation; Types of Organic reactions; Methods of purification of organic compounds; Qualitative elemental analysis of organic compounds; Quantitative elemental analysis of organiccompounds. Hydrocarbons: Classification of Hydrocarbons; Alkanes  Nomenclature, isomerism (structural and conformations of ethane only); Preparation of alkanes; Properties  Physical properties and chemical Reactivity, Substitution reactions – Halogenation (free radical mechanism), Combustion, Controlled Oxidation, Isomerisation, Aromatization, reaction with steam and Pyrolysis; Alkenes Nomenclature, structure of ethene, Isomerism (structural and geometrical); Methods of preparation; PropertiesPhysical and chemical reactions: Addition of Hydrogen, halogen, water, sulphuric acid, Hydrogen halides (Mechanism ionic and peroxide effect, Markovnikov’s, antiMarkovnikov’s or Kharasch effect). Oxidation, Ozonolysis and Polymerization; Alkynes  Nomenclature and isomerism, structure of acetylene. Methods of preparation of acetylene; Physical properties, Chemical reactions acidic character of acetylene, addition reactions of hydrogen, Halogen, Hydrogen halides and water. Polymerization; Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Nomenclature and isomerism, Structure of benzene, Resonance and aromaticity; Preparation of benzene. Physical properties. Chemical properties: Mechanism of electrophilic substitution. Electrophilic substitution reactions Nitration, Sulphonation, Halogenation, FriedelCraft’ alkylation and acylation; Directive influence of functional groups in mono substituted benzene, Carcinogenicity andtoxicity. ChemistryII: Intermediate Second Year
 SOLID STATE: General characteristics of solid state; Amorphous and crystalline solids; Classification of crystallinesolids based on different binding forces (molecular, ionic, metallic and covalent solids); Probing the structure of solids: Xray crystallography; Crystal lattices and unit cells. Bravais lattices primitive and centered unit cells; Number of atoms in a unit cell (primitive, body centered and face centered cubic unit cell); Close packed structures: Close packing in one dimension, in two dimensions and in three dimensions tetrahedral and octahedral voids formula of a compound and number of voids filled locating tetrahedral and octahedral voids; Packing efficiency in simple cubic, bcc and in hcp, ccp lattice; Calculations involving unit cell dimensionsdensity of the unit cell; Imperfections in solidstypes of point defectsstoichiometric and nonstoichiometric defects; Electrical propertiesconduction of electricity in metals, semiconductors and insulators band theory of metals; Magnetic properties.
 SOLUTIONS: Types of solutions; Expressing concentration of solutions  mass percentage, volume percentage, mass by volume percentage, parts per million, mole fraction, molarity and molality; Solubility: Solubility of a solid in a liquid, solubility of a gas in a liquid, Henry’s law; Vapour pressure of liquid solutions: vapour pressure of liquid liquid solutions. Raoult’s law as a special case of Henry’s law vapour pressure of solutions of solids in liquids; Ideal and nonideal solutions; Colligative properties and determination of molar massrelative lowering of vapour pressure elevation of boiling pointdepression of freezing pointosmosis and osmotic pressurereverse osmosis and water purification; Abnormal molar massesvan’t Hoff factor.
 ELECTROCHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL KINETICS: Electrochemistry: Electrochemical cells; Galvanic cells: measurement of electrode potentials; Nernst equation equilibrium constant from Nernst equation electrochemical cell and Gibbs energy of the cell reaction; Conductance of electrolytic solutions measurement of the conductivity of ionic solutionsvariation of conductivity and molar conductivity with concentrationstrong electrolytes and weak electrolytesapplications of Kohlrausch’s law; Electrolytic cells and electrolysis: Faraday’s laws of electrolysisproducts of electrolysis; Batteries: primary batteries and secondary batteries; Fuel cells; Corrosion of metalsHydrogen economy. Chemical Kinetics: Rate of a chemical reaction; Factors influencing rate of a reaction: dependence of rate on concentration rate expression and rate constant order of a reaction, molecularity of a reaction; Integrated rate equationszero order reactionsfirst order reactions halflife of a reaction; Pseudo first order reaction; Temperature dependence of the rate of a reaction effect of catalyst; Collision theory of chemical reaction rates.
 SURFACE CHEMISTRY: Adsorption : Distinction between adsorption and absorptionmechanism of adsorptiontypes of adsorption characteristics of physisorptioncharacteristics of chemisorptionadsorption isothermsadsorption from solution phaseapplications of adsorption; Catalysis: Catalysts, promoters and poisonsauto catalysis homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysisadsorption theory of heterogeneous catalysisimportant features of solid catalysts: (a)activity (b)selectivityshapeselective catalysis by zeolitesenzyme catalysischaracteristics and mechanismcatalysts in industry; Colloids; Classification of colloids: Classification based on physical state of dispersed phase and dispersion medium classification based on nature of interaction between dispersed phase and dispersion medium classification based on type of particles of the dispersed phase multi molecular, macromolecular and associated colloids cleansing action of soapspreparation of colloidspurification of colloidal solutionsproperties of colloidal solutions: Colligative properties, Tyndal effect, colour, Brownian movementcharge on colloidal particles, electrophoresis; coagulationprecipitation methodscoagulation of lyophilic sols and protection of colloids Emulsions; Colloids around us application of colloids.
 GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF METALLURGY: Occurrence of metals; Concentration of oreslevigation, magnetic separation, froth floatation, leaching; Extraction of crude metal from concentrated oreconversion to oxide, reduction of oxide to the metal; Thermodynamic principles of metallurgy – Ellingham diagramlimitationsapplicationsextraction of iron, copper and zinc from their oxides; Electrochemical principles of metallurgy; Oxidation and reduction; Refining of crude metaldistillation, liquation poling, electrolytic refining, zone refining and vapour phase refining; Uses of aluminium, copper, zinc and iron.
 pBLOCK ELEMENTS: Group15 Elements: Occurrence electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii, ionisation enthalpy, electronegativity, physical and chemical properties; Dinitrogenpreparation, properties and uses; Compounds of nitrogenpreparation, properties and uses of ammonia; Oxides of nitrogen; Preparation and properties of nitric acid; Phosphorousallotropic forms; Phosphinepreparation, properties and uses; Phosphorous halides; Oxoacids of phosphorous Group16 Elements: Occurrence electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii, ionisation enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, electronegativity, physical and chemical properties; Dioxygenpreparation, properties and uses; Simple oxides; Ozonepreparation, properties, structure and uses; Sulphurallotropic forms; Sulphur dioxidepreparation, properties and uses; Oxoacids of sulphur; Sulphuric acid manufacture, properties anduses. Group17 Elements: Occurrence, electronic configuration, atomic and ionic radii, ionisation enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, electro negativity, physical and chemical properties; Chlorinepreparation, properties and uses; Hydrogen chloride preparation, properties and uses; Oxoacids of halogens; Interhalogen compounds preparation, properties and uses. Group18 Elements: Occurrence, electronic configuration, ionization enthalpy, atomic radii, electron gain enthalpy, physical and chemical properties(a) Xenonfluorine compounds XeF2,XeF4 and XeF6  preparation, hydrolysis and formation of fluoro anionsstructures of XeF2, XeF4 and XeF6 (b) Xenonoxygen compounds XeO3 and XeOF4  their formation and structuresuses of noblegases.
 d AND f BLOCK ELEMENTS & COORDINATIONCOMPOUNDS: d and f block elements: Position in the periodic table; Electronic configuration of the dblock elements; General properties of the transition elements (dblock) physical properties, variation in atomic and ionic sizes of transition series, ionisation enthalpies, oxidation states, trends in the M²+/M and M³+/M²+ standard electrode potentials, trends in stability of higher oxidation states, chemical reactivity and Eθ values, magnetic properties, formation of coloured ions, formation of complex compounds, catalytic properties, formation of interstitial compounds, alloy formation; Some important compounds of transition elementsoxides and oxoanions of metalspreparation, properties and uses of potassium dichromate and potassium permanganatestructures of chromate, dichromate, manganate and permanganate ions; Inner transition elements(fblock)lanthanoids electronic configurationatomic and ionic sizesoxidation states general characteristics; Actinoidselectronic configuration atomic and ionic sizes, oxidation states, general characteristics and comparison with lanthanoids; Some applications of d and f block elements. Coordination compounds: Werner’s theory of coordination compounds; Definitions of some terms used in coordination compounds; Nomenclature of coordination compoundsIUPAC nomenclature; Isomerism in coordination compounds (a)Stereo IsomerismGeometrical and optical isomerism (b)Structural isomerismlinkage, coordination, ionisation and hydrate isomerism; Bonding in coordination compounds. (a)Valence bond theory  magnetic properties of coordination compoundslimitations of valence bond theory (b) Crystal field theory (i) Crystal field splitting in octahedral and tetrahedral coordination entities (ii) Colour in coordination compounds limitations of crystal field theory; Bonding in metal carbonyls; Stability of coordination compounds; Importance and applications of coordinationcompounds.
 POLYMERS: Classification of Polymers Classification based on source, structure, mode of polymerization, molecular forces and growth polymerization; Types of polymerization reactionsaddition polymerization or chain growth polymerizationionic polymerization, free radical mechanismpreparation of addition polymerspolythene, teflon and polyacrylonitrilecondensation polymerization or step growth polymerizationpolyamidespreparation of Nylon 6,6 and nylon 6 poly estersterylenebakelite, melamineformaldehyde polymers; copolymerization Rubber natural rubbervulcanisation of rubberSynthetic rubberspreparation of neoprene and bunaN; Molecular mass of polymersnumber average and weight average molecular masses poly dispersity index(PDI); Biodegradable polymersPHBV, Nylon 2nylon 6; Polymers of commercial importancepolypropene, polystyrene, polyvinylchloride (PVC), ureaformaldehyde resin, glyptal and bakelite  their monomers, structures and uses.
 BIOMOLECULES: Carbohydrates  Classification of carbohydrates Monosaccharides: preparation of glucose from sucrose and starch Properties and structure of glucose D,L configurations and (+), () notations of glucoseStructure of fructose; Disaccharides: Sucrosepreparation, structure; Invert sugar Structures of maltose and lactose Polysaccharides: Structures of starch, cellulose and glycogen Importance of carbohydrates; Proteins Aminoacids: Natural aminoacidsclassification of aminoacids  structures and D and L formsZwitter ions; Proteins: Structures, classification, fibrous and globular primary, secondary, tertiary and quarternary structures of proteins Denaturation of proteins; Enzymes: Enzymes, mechanism of enzyme action; Vitamins: Explanationnames classification of vitamins  sources of vitaminsdeficiency diseases of different types of vitamins; Nucleic acids: chemical composition of nucleic acids, structures of nucleic acids, DNA finger printing biological functions of nucleic acids; Hormones: Definition, different types of hormones, their production, biological activity, diseases due to their abnormal activities.
 CHEMISTRY IN EVERYDAY LIFE: Drugs and their classification: (a) Classification of drugs on the basis of pharmacological effect (b) Classification of drugs on the basis of drug action (c) Classification of drugs on the basis of chemical structure (d) Classification of drugs on the basis of molecular targets; DrugTarget InteractionEnzymes as drug targets (a) Catalytic action of enzymes (b) Drugenzyme interaction, receptors as drug targets; Therapeutic action of different classes of drugs: antacids, antihistamines, neurologically active drugs: tranquilizers, analgesicsnonnarcotic, narcotic analgesics, antimicrobialsantibiotics, antiseptics and disinfectants antifertility drugs; Chemicals in foodartificial sweetening agents, food preservatives, antioxidants in food; Cleansing agentssoaps and synthetic detergents – types and examples.
 HALOALKANES AND HALOARENES: Classification and nomenclature; Nature of CX bond; Methods of preparation: Alkyl halides and aryl halides from alcohols, from hydrocarbons (a) by free radical halogenation (b) by electrophilic substitution (c) by replacement of diazonium group (Sandmeyer reaction) (d) by the addition of hydrogen halides and halogens to alkenesby halogen exchange reactions; Physical propertiesmelting and boiling points, density and solubility; Chemical reactions: Reactions of haloalkanes (i) Nucleophilic substitution reactions (a) SN² mechanism (b)SN¹ mechanism (c) stereochemical aspects of nucleophilic substitution reactionsoptical activity (ii) Elimination reactions (iii) Reaction with metalsReactions of haloarenes: (i) Nucleophilic substitution (ii) Electrophilic substitution and (iii) Reaction with metals; Polyhalogen compounds: Uses and environmental effects of dichloro methane, trichloromethane triiodomethane, tetrachloro methane, freons and DDT.
 ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING C, H AND O (ALCOHOLS, PHENOLS, ETHERS, ALDEHYDES, KETONES AND CARBOXYLIC ACIDS): Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers: Alcohols, phenols and ethers classification; Nomenclature: (a)Alcohols, (b)phenols and (c) ethers; Structures of hydroxy and ether functional groups; Methods of preparation: Alcohols from alkenes and carbonyl compounds, from Grignard reagents; Phenols from haloarenes, benzene sulphonic acid, diazonium salts, cumene; Physical properties of alcohols and phenols; Chemical reactions of alcohols and phenols (i) Reactions involving cleavage of OH bond in alcoholsAcidity of alcohols and phenols, esterification (ii) Reactions involving cleavage of C O bond reactions with HX, PX3, dehydration and oxidation (iii) Reactions of phenolselectrophilic aromatic substitution, Kolbe’s reaction, Reimer  Tiemann reaction, reaction with zinc dust, oxidation; Commercially important alcohols (methanol, ethanol); EthersMethods of preparation: By dehydration of alcohols, Williamson synthesis Physical propertiesChemical reactions: Cleavage of CO bond and electrophilic substitution of aromatic ethers(anisole). Aldehydes and Ketones: Nomenclature and structure of carbonyl group; Preparation of aldehydes and ketones(1) by oxidation of alcohols (2) by dehydrogenation of alcohols (3) from hydrocarbons Preparation of aldehydes (1) from acyl chlorides (2) from nitriles and esters(3) from hydrocarbonsPreparation of ketones(1) from acyl chlorides (2)from nitriles (3)from benzene or substituted benzenes; Physical properties of aldehydes and ketones; Chemical reactions of aldehydes and ketonesnucleophilic addition, reduction, oxidation, reactions due toα Hydrogen and other reactions (Cannizzaro reaction, electrophilic substitution reaction); Uses of aldehydes and ketones. Carboxylic acids: Nomenclature and structure of carboxylgroup; Methods of preparation of carboxylic acids (1)from primary alcohols and aldehydes (2) from alkylbenzenes(3)from nitriles and amides (4)from Grignard reagents (5) from acyl halides and anhydrides (6) from esters; Physical properties; Chemical reactions: (i) Reactions involving cleavage of OH bondacidity, reactions with metals and alkalies (ii) Reactions involving cleavage of COH bond formation of anhydride, reactions with PCl5, PCl3, SOCl2, esterification and reaction with ammonia (iii) Reactions involvingCOOH groupreduction, decarboxylation (iv) Substitution reactions in the hydrocarbon part  halogenation and ring substitution; Uses of carboxylicacids.
 ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING NITROGEN: Amines: Structure of amines; Classification; Nomenclature; Preparation of amines: reduction of nitro compounds, ammonolysis of alkyl halides, reduction of nitriles, reduction of amides, Gabriel phthalimide synthesis and Hoffmann bromamide degradation reaction; Physical properties; Chemical reactions: basic character of amines, alkylation, acylation, carbyl amine reaction, reaction with nitrous acid, reaction with aryl sulphonyl chloride, electrophilic substitution of aromatic amines (aniline) bromination, nitration and sulphonation. Diazonium Salts: Methods of preparation of diazonium salts (by diazotization) Physical properties; Chemical reactions: Reactions involving displacement of Nitrogen; Sandmeyer reaction, Gatterman reaction, replacement by i) iodiode and fluoride ions ii) hydrogen, hydroxyl and Nitro groups; reactions involving retention of diazo group; coupling reactions; Importance of diazonium salts in synthesis of aromatic compounds. Cyanides and Isocyanides: Structure and nomenclature of cyanides and isocyanides; Preparation, physical properties and chemical reactions of cyanides and isocyanide DELETIONS FROM CHEMISTRY 2nd YEAR INTERMEDIATE SYLLABUS:
 SOLID STATE: (1.11) Electrical properties. (1.12) Magnetic properties
 SOLUTIONS: (2.7) Abnormal molar masses
 ELECTROCHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL KINETICS: Electrochemistry: (3.6) Batteries, (3.7) Fuel cells, (3.8) Corrosion Chemical Kinetics: (3.14) Collision theory of chemical reaction rates.
 SURFACE CHEMISTRY: (4.2) Catalysis, (4.5) Emulsions
 GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF METALLURGY: Entire Chapter Deleted.
 pBLOCK ELEMENTS: Group15 Elements: (6.4) Oxides of Nitrogen structures only. (6.6) Phosphorus allotropic forms. (6.7) Preparation & Properties of Phosphene. (6.8) Preparation & Properties of and (6.9) Phosphorus Halides & Oxoacids (elementary idea only) Group16 Elements: (6.17) Sulphuric acid – Industrial process of manufacture
 d AND f BLOCK ELEMENTS & COORDINATIONCOMPOUNDS: (7.4) Some important Compounds of Transition elements (Preparation & Properties of KMnO4 and K2Cr2O7) (7.5) Chemical reactivity of Lanthanoids (7.6) Actinoids – Electronic configuration, Oxidation states and Comparison with Lanthanoids (7.11) Isomerism in Coordination Compounds (7.15) Importance of Coordination Compounds
 POLYMERS: Entire Chapter Deleted.
 BIOMOLECULES: (9.1) –(i) Sucrose, lactose, maltose importance Polysaccharides (starch, carbohydrates) importance (9.3) Enzymes (9.6) Harmones
 CHEMISTRY IN EVERYDAY LIFE: Entire Chapter Deleted.
 HALOALKANES AND HALOARENES: (11.6) Poly Halogen Compounds.
 ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING C, H AND O (ALCOHOLS, PHENOLS, ETHERS, ALDEHYDES, KETONES AND CARBOXYLIC ACIDS):(12.7) Some Commercially important alcohols
 ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING NITROGEN: Entire Chapter Deleted.