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CGPSC Forest Service Exam 2020 - Crash Course 

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Date: June 10, 2020, 8:41 a.m.

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This course has all the relevant content that one requires to ace the CGPSC Forest Service Exam 2020 to be conducted in 2020 by CGPSC. The Course content is equally helpful for other Chhattisgarh Government Exams.

Includes: 

  1. Video Lectures - Topic Wise 
  2. PDFs/Soft Copy for all its Lectures (Can be located in Supplements Tab)
  3. Mock Test Papers (Sectional and comprehensive) - 10 Tests
  4. Personal Guidance cum Doubt Buster Session

 

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Notebook Packs

Notebooks

Included Stand-Alone Notes

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note thumbnail Ancient History of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: Awards & Honors of the State 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail AC03 - Culture of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: State Budget Analysis 2019-20 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: State Budget Analysis 2020-21 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: Industrial Sector & its related aspects 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: Trade & Commerce 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: Mineral & Natural Resources 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: Socio-Economic Dimensions 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: Census 2011 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Physical Geography of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: Financial Sector 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Modern History of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: Infrastructure 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: Administrative & Democratic Setup 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: Service Sector & its related aspects 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: Local Governance Setup 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: Agriculture & Allied Sectors 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: At a Glance 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Economic Geography of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: Famous Personalities of the State 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail AC01 - Visual Arts of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail AC02 - Performing Arts of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: Policies & Programmes 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Divisions and Districts of Chhattisgarh 25 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh: Government Schemes & Projects 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Medieval History of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Chhattisgarh Economy: General Introduction 19 Jun, '20'
note thumbnail Human Geography of Chhattisgarh 19 Jun, '20'

Test Series

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Chhattisgarh Specific GK Quiz Series (E+H)
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CGPSC Forest Service ACF & FR MOCK TEST SERIES 2020
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CGPSC Forest Service ACF & FR PREVIOUS YEAR PAPERS
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Chhattisgarh Monthly Current Affairs Quiz Series

All Individual Tests

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CGPSC Practice Quiz 01 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 09 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 10 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 02 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 03 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 04 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 05 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 06 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 07 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 08 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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CGPSC Practice Quiz 11 - Chhattisgarh GK (E+H)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 09 - September 2019 (E)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 10 - October 2019 (E)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 11 - November 2019 (E)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 12 - December 2019 (E)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 05 - May 2020 (E)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 04 - April 2020 (E)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 03 - March 2020 (E)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 02 - February 2020 (E)
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Chhattisgarh Current Affairs Quiz - Month 01 - January 2020 (E)

Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission (CGPSC)

Forest Service ACF & Forest Ranger Exam 2020 Syllabus

Table of Contents

QUESTION PAPER 01 (03 PARTS)

Part - 01 - General Studies

Part - 02 - Language (Hindi, English and Chhattisgarhi)

Part - 03 - Intelligence Test, Analytical and Logical Ability

QUESTION PAPER 02 (07 PARTS)

Part - 01 - Chemistry

Part - 02 - Physics

Part - 03 - Biology

Part - 04 - Technology

Part - 05 - Environment

Part - 06 - Agriculture

Part - 07 - Forestry

 

 

QUESTION PAPER 01 (03 PARTS)

Part - 01 - General Studies

  1. History of Chhattisgarh and Role of Chhattisgarh In the Independence Movement.
  2. Geography, Environment. Physical Directions, Census. Archaeology and places of Tourist interest in Chhattisgarh.
  3. History, Music, Dance, Art and Culture, Riddles. Proverbs, local proverbs of Chhattisgarh.
  4. Tribal, Special, Traditions, Festivals of Chhattisgarh.
  5. Economy, forest and .Agriculture of Chhattisgarh.
  6. Administrative Setup, local administration and Panchayati  Raj in Chhattisgarh.
  7. Industries. Energy, Water and Mineral Resources of Chhattisgarh
  8. Current Affairs  of Chhattisgarh.

Part - 02 - Language (Hindi, English and Chhattisgarhi)

  1. General Hindi Language - Comprehension, Understanding , Synonyms and Antonyms, Homonyms and their meaning, meaningful words for a phrase. Vocabulary and usage. Compound words and their separation. Words taken from Sanskrit language as it Is and with some changes, word and sentence correction. Prefix and Suffixes, Proverbs (meaning and use), letter writing, Different phases and nomenclature of the History of Hindi literature Writers of Chhattisgarh and their works.
  2. General English - Comprehension. Precis Writing. Rearrangement and Correction of Sentences, Synonyms, Antonyms, Filling the Blanks, Correction of Spellings. Vocabulary and usage. Idioms and Phrases. Tenses, Prepositions. Active Voice and Passive voice. Parts of Speech. Translation-English to Hindi. Letter Writing.
  3. Chattisgarhi Language - Knowledge of Chhattisgarhi language. History and development of Chhattisgarhi language, literature of Chhattisgarhi language and laureates. Chhattisgarhi grammar, Hindi to Chhattisgarhi and Chhattisgarhi to Hindi Administrative Dictionary.

Part - 03 - Intelligence Test, Analytical and Logical Ability

  1. Communication Skills and Mutual Skills.
  2. Logical reasoning and ability to analyze.
  3. Decision making (Development and Problem Solving)
  4. General Mental Ability
  5. Basic Statistical Works (General Mathematics Ability) (level - Class X) Analysis of numbers. (Chart, underlines. Tables

 

QUESTION PAPER 02 (07 PARTS)

Part - 01 - Chemistry

  • Rate of chemical reaction and chemical equilibrium - Preliminary knowledge of rate of chemical reaction. Fast and slow chemical reactions. Reversible and irreversible chemical reactions. Reversible reaction and dynamic nature of equilibrium Acids and bases. pH scale (simple numerical questions. Exothermic and endothermic reactions.
  • Some important chemical compounds - properties and uses. Method of production manufacture (water, washing soda, baking soda, bleaching powder and plaster of Paris] preparation of building rnaleriai-lime cement glass and steel
  • Metals - Position of metals in the periodic table and general properties. Metal, mineral ore. Differenced between mineral and ore. Metallurgy - concentration, roasting, smelting refining of ores. Metallurgy of copper and Iron corrosion of metals.
  • Alloys Nonmetals - position of nonmetals in the periodic table. Preparation properties and use of Hydrogen Oxygen and nitrogen.
  • Some important organic compounds - laboratory method of preparing alcohol and acetic acid, properties and uses some general artificial polymers. Polythene, polyvinyl chloride Teflon soap and detergents.

 

Part - 02 - Physics

  • Source of Energy – Conventional  and new sources of energy, sources of solar energy, causes of origin of energy in the sun, solar heating devices. Solar cooker solar cell, wind energy, hiogas, fossil fuels, ideal fuel properties of ideal fuel.
  • Nuclear energy, nuclear fission fusion, chain reaction, nuclear reactor uses and harms of nuclear energy.
  • General information about CREDA Light - nature of light reflection of light, laws of reflection, reflection from plane and curved surface, image formation by plane convex and concave mirror, relation between focal length and radius of curvature determination of focal length of concave mirror by single pin method.
  • Refraction of light - laws of refraction, refraction by glass slab, critical angle, total internal reflection, use of total internal reflection in daily life. Lens converging and diverging lens. Definition focal length optical centre image formation by lens. Human eye, its defect and remedies. Comparison between photographic camera and human eye. Simple telescope and astronomical telescope. Construction working uses, ray diagram (no formula derivation).
  • Magnetic effect of current - Magnetic effect ofcurrent. Oersted experiment, elector magnetic induction, electric motor, working principle and use of generator, general studies ofaltemating current and direct current, electric discharge in gases, discharge tube, cathode rays. X-rays and their properties, magnetism - Magnet and it's types artificial magnet, methods of preparing magnets, molecular theory of magnetism, demagnetization, magnetic keepers, magnetic lines of force and their properties. Plotting the lines of force Terrestrial magnetism magnetic storm, magnetic meridian geographical meridian, relation between VHI and 0
  • Electricity and circuits- electric intensity, potential , potential difference, electric current ohm's law. Resistance specific resistance influencing factors, combination of resistance and related numerical examples thermal effect of current it's use. calculation of power and electrical energy spent (numerical) precautions observed in electric experiments. Chemical effects of electric current. Primary and secondary cells their properties and drawback.  Leclanche dry cell, lead accumulator cell, construction.

 

Part - 03 - Biology

  • Nutrition- Types of nutrition, Autotrophic nutrition, heterotrophic nutrition, Holozoic, Parasitic, Saprophytic, Symbiotic. Insectivorous Important terms of nutrition process. Digestion in unicellular cell animal (amoeba) and multi cellular animal grass hopper. Human digestive system and digestive process. Photosynthesis, amino acid metabolism steps of the process light reaction and dark reaction, factors influencing photosynthesis. Experiments related to photo synthesis.
  • Composition and function of blood, structure and working of heart. structure and function of blood vessels (preliminary knowledge) coagulation of blood, blood group, blood transfusion, blood bank, function of lymph system diseases related to heart. Excretion - excretion in plants and excretory product. Excretion in animal and excretory organs. Excretion system of man and excretion process (general information) artificial kidney dialysis. Osmoregulation Diseases related to kidney.
  • Control and Coordination - Coordination in plants and animal phytohormones. Nervous system of human being. Structure and function of human Brain and Spinal cord, reflex action, endocrine glands hormone and their function.
  • Reproduction and growth - type of reproduction Asexual reproduction fission, budding, regeneration, vegetative reproduction, layering cutting, grafting. Sexual reproduction in plants, structure of flower and reproduction process pollination fertilization. Human reproductive system and reproduction process, heredity and evolution - heredity and variation basis of heredity chromo some DNA (Preliminary information) gene sex determination preliminary knowledge of organic evolution ( Oparin's theory only)
  • Respiration - Definition respiratory organs of animals breathing and respiration. Types of respiration. Aerobic and anaerobic respiration, respiratory system of human being and mechanism of respiration (general information) respiratory quotient (RQ) of carbohydrate, fat and protein. transport of mineral and water in plants and animals (in context of human being).

 

Part - 04 - Technology

  • National policy of science and technology and changes in the policy from time to time, purpose of technology. Space program in India and its applications with special reference to industrial, agricultural and other rural developmental activities, INSAT and IRS systems. Role of information Technology in Rural India, basis knowledge of computers. Computers in communication and broadcasting, software development for economic growth. Broad applications of IT. Energy Resources ; Energy demands, renewable and nonrenewable energy resources unclear energy, the development and its utilization in the Country. Current Science & Technology Developments in India origin of agriculture. Progress of Agricultural Science and its impacts. Crop science in India, Fertilizers, control of pests and disease scenario in India

Part - 05 - Environment

  • Bio-diversity and its conservation-General introduction - definition, species and genetic diversity. Bio-geographic classification of India, Importance of Bio-Diversity-Constructive and Destructive application. Importance of social, moral and alternative vision. Global National and Local level Bio-diversity, India as a wide diversity nation, Hotspots of Biodiversity, threats to biodiversity. Residential damage, damage to wildlife, humans and wild animals struggle. India's threatened (endangered) and local species. Conservation of bio diversity. Topological and No topological conservation.
  • Environmental pollution - Reason effect and conservation - Air pollution water pollution, see pollution, soil pollution, sound/noise pollution, thermal pollution, nuclear pollution, solid waste management - Urban and Industrial solid waste management reason effect and control. Human role in pollution control. Disaster Management, Floods, Earthquake. Cyclones and Landslide. Human Population and Environment, Population growth. Variation in the population in various countries. Population explosion and family welfare Programm Environment and Human health.

Part - 06 - Agriculture

  • Ecology and its relevance to man, natural resources, their sustainable management and conservation. Physical and social environment as factors of crop distribution and production. Climatic elements as factors of crop growth, impact of changing environment on cropping pattern as indicators of environments.
  • Environmental pollution and associated hazards to crops, animals, and humans. Cropping pattern in different agro-climatic zones of the country. Impact of high-yielding and short-duration varieties on shifts in cropping pattern.
  • Concepts of multiple cropping, multistory, relay and intercropping, and their importance in relation to food production. Package of practices for production of important cereals, pulses, oil seeds, fibres, sugar, commercial and fodder crops grown during Kharif and Rabi seasons in different regions of the country. Important features, scope and propagation of various types of forestry plantations such as extension, social forestry, agro-forestry, and natural forests.
  • Weeds, their characteristics, dissemination and association with various crops; their multiplication; cultural, biological and chemical control of weeds. Soil-physical, chemical and biological properties. Processes and factors of .soil formation. Modem classification of Indian soils, Mineral and organic constituents of soils and their role in maintaining soil productivity. Essential plant nutrients and other beneficial elements in soils and plants. Principles of soil fertility and its evaluation for judicious fertilizer use, integrated nutrient management. Losses of nitrogen in soil, nitrogen-use efficiency in submerged rice soils, nitrogen fixation in soils. Fixation of phosphorus and potassium in soils and the scope for their efficient use. Problem soils and their reclamation methods. a!T
  • Soil conservation planning on watershed basis. Erosion and run-off management in hilly, foot hills, and valley lands; processes and factors affecting them. Dry land agriculture and its problems. Technology of establishing agriculture production in rain fed agriculture area.
  • Water-use efficiency in relation to crop production, criteria for scheduling irrigations, ways and means of reducing run-off losses of irrigation water. Drip and sprinkler irrigation.
  • Drainage of water logged soils, quality of irrigation water, effect of industrial effluents on soil and water pollution
  • Farm management, scope, important and characteristics, farm planning. Optimum resources use and budgeting. Economics of different types of farming systems. Marketing and pricing of agricultural inputs and outputs, price fluctuations and their cost; role of cooperatives in agricultural economy; types and systems of farming and factors affecting
  • Agricultural extension, its importance and role, methods of evaluation of extension programmes, socioeconomic survey and status of big, small, and marginal fanners and landless agricultural labourers; farm mechanization and its role in agricultural production and rural employment. Training programmes for extension workers; lab-to land programmes.
  • Cell Theory, cell structure, cell organs and their function, cell division
  • Physiology and its significance in agriculture. Imbibitions, surface tension, diffusion and osmosis. Absorption and translocation of water, transpiration and water economy. Enzymes and plant pigments; photosynthesis-modern concepts and factors affecting the process, aerobic and non-aerobic respiration; C, C and CAM mechanisms. Carbohydrate, protein and fat metabolism.
  • Growth and development; photo-periodism and vernalization .  Auxins, hormones, and other plant regulators and their mechanism of action and importance in agriculture. Physiology of seed development and germination; dormancy.
  • Nucleic acids-structure and function, gene structure and function, l.aws of heredity, their significance in plant breeding. Chromosome structure, chromosomal aberrations, linkage and cross-over, and their significance in recombination breeding. Polyploidy. euploidy and aneuploidy. Mutation-micro and macro-and their role in crop improvement. Variation, components ofvariation. Heritability, sterility and incompatibility.
  • Classification and their application in crop improvement. Cytoplasmic inheritance, sex-linked, sex influenced and sex-limited characters,
  • history of plant breeding. Modes of reproduction, selling and crossing techniques. Origin and evolution of crop plants, centre of origin, law of homologous series, crop genetic resources-conservation and utilization. Application of principles of plant breeding to the improvement of major Held crops. Pure-line selection, pedigree, mass and recurrent selections, combining ability, its significance in plant breeding. Hybrid vigour and its exploitation, backcross method of breeding, breeding for disease and pest resistance, role of inter specific and inter-generic hybridization Role of biotechnology in plant breeding. Improved varieties, hybrids, composites of various crop plants
  • Seed technology, its importance, different kinds of seeds and their seed production and processing techniques. Role of public and private sectors in seed production, processing and marketing in India
  • Climatic requirements and cultivation of major liiiits, plants, vegetable crops and flower plants; the package ot practices and their scientific basis. Handling and marketing problems of fruit and vegetables. Principal methods of preservation of important fruits and vegetable products, processing techniques and equipment. Role of fruits and vegetables in human nutrition. Raising of ornamental plants, and design and layout of lawns and gardens.
  • Diseases and pests of field vegetables, orchard and plantation crops of India. Causes and classification of plant pests and diseases. Principles of control of plant pests and diseases Biological control of pests and diseases. Integrated pest and disease management. Epidemiology and forecasting. Pesticides, their formulations and modes of action. Compatibility with rhizobial inoculants. Microbial toxins. Storage pests and diseases of cereals and pulses, and their control.
  • Food production and consumption trends in India. National and international food policies. Production, procurement, distribution and processing constraints. Relation of food production to national dietary pattern, major deficiencies of calorie and protein.

 

Part - 07 - Forestry

  • Silviculture -General,  Silviculture-System. Silviculture-Mangrove and cold desert. Silviculture of trees, Agroforestry, Social Forestry, Joint Forest Management and Tribology, Forest Soil, Soil Conservation and Watershed Management, Environment Conservation and Biodiversity (including pollution). Tree Improvement and few technology, Forest Management and Management Systems, Forest Working Plan, Forest Mensuration and Remote Sensing. Survey and Forest Engineering, Forest Ecology, Ethno Botany, Forest Resources Utilisation, Forest Protection and Wildlife Biology, Forest Economics and Legislation.

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