Rakesh Kumar Sharma is Assistant Director of Agriculture at Department of Agriculture, Bilaspur (C.G.). He has also worked as Seed Inspector, Senior Surveillance Inspector and SRF in Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur. He received his M.Sc (Ag.) degree in 2008 from Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur (C.G.). He has qualified JRF (Agronomy) and National Eligibility Test (ASRB, ICAR). He has published seven books and many research papers and technical articles. He has vast experience of teaching of under-graduate programme, research and extension activities. He has participated/delivered lectures at various National and International Conferences/Symposium etc. Dr U. D. Chavan obtained his M.Sc. (Ag) Biochemistry from Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri. He received Ph.D. degree in Food Science from Memorial University of Newfoundland St. John’s, Canada. He worked as Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Biochemistry and Food Science Technology at Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri from 1988 to 2000. He received D.Sc. degree in 2006 from USA. He worked as an Assistant Professor of Biochemistry at Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth Rahuri. Now, he is working as a Professor in the Department of Food Science and Technology, Senior Cereal Food Technologist in Sorghum Improvement Project and Foreign Student Advisor at Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri, Dist, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India.
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Preface v Model Paper (Solved) 1-38 ICAR-AIEEA PHYSICS 1-148 Physical World and Measurement 3 Kinematics 7 Laws of Motion 16 Work, Energy and Power 24 Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body 36 Gravitation 42 Properties of Bulk Matter 48 Thermodynamics 61 Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory 68 Oscillations and Waves 74 Electrostatics 84 Current Electricity 88 Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism 93 Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents 102 Electromagnetic waves 111 Optics 116 Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation 126 Atoms & Nuclei 131 Electronic Devices 138 Communication Systems 143 ICAR-AIEEA CHEMISTRY 149-410 Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry 151 Solid State 165 Solutions 169 Structure of Atom 174 Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties 182 Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure 187 States of Matter: Gases and Liquids 194 Thermodynamics 200 Equilibrium 206 Redox Reactions 213 Hydrogen 216 s-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals) 223 Preparation and Properties of Some Important Compounds 230 Some p-Block Elements 238 Group 14 Elements 246 Organic Chemistry 256 Hydrocarbons 264 Electrochemistry 285 Chemical Kinetics 291 Surface Chemistry 296 General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements 303 p-Block Elements 308 Group 16 Elements 321 Group 17 Elements 327 Group 18 Elements 336 d and f Block Elements 339 Coordination Compounds 344 Haloalkanes and Haloarenes 350 Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers 356 Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids 368 Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen 376 Biomolecules 384 Polymers 396 Environmental Chemistry 402 Chemistry in Everyday life 406 ICAR-AIEEA BIOLOGY 411-594 The Living World 413 Unit of Life 426 Diversity of Life 448 Organisms and Environment 471 Multicellularity : Structure and Function - Plant Life 493 Multicellularity : Structure and Function - Animal Life 514 Continuity of Life 536 Origin and Evolution of Life 553 Application of Biology 573 ICAR-AIEEA AGRICULTURE 595-720 Agro-Meteorology, Genetics and Plant Breeding, Biochemistry and Microbiology 597 Livestock Production 634 Crop Production 669 Horticulture 698 ICAR-AIEEA MATHEMATICS 721-836 Sets and Functions 723 Algebra 738 Coordinate Geometry 768 Calculus 776 Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry 798 Linear Programming 808 Mathematical Reasoning 812 Statistics & Probability 815 Statics 826 Dynamics 830
The present book is specially designed as per latest syllabus of All India Entrance Examination for Admission to Under-graduate degree programmes (viz. B.Sc. Ag./B.Tech./B.F.Sc. etc.) conducted by ICAR-AIEEA (UG) in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Fisheries, Community Science (erstwhile Home Science), Sericulture, biotechnology, Agricultural Engineering, Dairy Technology and Food Technology. This book cover entire syllabus of AIEEA (UG) including Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Agriculture and Mathematics. It contains chapter wise ample study material with multiple choice questions. Every possible effort has been made to accommodate previous years questions. This book has been prepared as a ready reckoner for all the aspirants preparing for ICAR-AIEEA (UG) and allied agricultural examinations.