GSAT 2020 SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
GSAT (GITAM Science Aptitude Test) 2020 syllabus is set by GITAM University, Visakhapatnam in the state of Andhra Pradesh for taking admissions in undergraduate and post-graduate courses offered in GITAM Institute of Science (GIS).
On behalf of GIS, Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, also known as GITAM University, conducts the entrance test every year, which usually takes place in the month of May. Besides the regular UG and PG programs offered in GIS, there is also an integrated 5-year M Sc. program in Biotechnology and Chemistry.
|GSAT 2020 Application Form||GSAT 2020 Admit Card||GSAT 2020 Exam Pattern||GSAT Result 2020|
GSAT Syllabus for different courses is different. The entrance test is based on the main subject, in which a candidate wants to specialize in. GSAT Syllabus 2020 has not yet been updated by the concerned authority of GITAM University, but going by previous years’ GSAT, the syllabus remains more or less the same, with some minor changes or no changes at all.
In this article, we will discuss the complete syllabus and brief about the GSAT 2020.
GSAT (GITAM Science Admission Test) is a national level exam conducted by Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management University. It conducts to admission in various UG and PG science programs in the month of May. The exam is held in offline mode (Pen and Paper based) with the duration of one hour only (60 Minutes). The question paper consists of 60 MCQ questions, each question carries one mark. Negative marking is not applicable.
Ques 1. The derivative of a differential even function is:
a) Odd function (b) even function (c) constant function (d) none of these
Ques 2. The system of equations 2x+3y+4z+1=0 has
(a) no solution (b) a unique solution (c) infinite number of solutions (d) none of these
Ques 3. The probability that a non-leap year should have 53 Tuesdays is
(a) 1/7 (b) 2/7 (c) 3/7 (d) 4/7
Reference Book – The New Integrated GSAT Mathematics Root Book, SKU/ISBN: 9789768218308
|AC Fundamentals or Mechanics of rigid bodies||Communications or Optics|
|RC and RL Circuit or Central forces||Power Supplies or Laser & Fiber Optics|
|PN Junction or Ultrasonic||Digital Electronics or Dielectrics|
|RC Coupled Amplifier or Thermodynamics||Combinational and Sequential circuits or Moving charge in electric and magnetic field|
|Operational Amplifiers or Quantum theory of radiation||-|
Ques 1. The electric field E at center of uniformly charged conductor is:
(a) 1 (b) 2 (c) Zero (d) 3.
Ques 2. The crystal structure of silicon is:
(a) Body centered cube (b) Face centered cube (c) Hexagonal close packed (d) Diamond cube
Reference Book - The New Integrated GSAT Science Book
|s-block & p-block elements||Nitrogen compounds|
|Chemistry of d-block elements||Electrochemistry|
|Coordination Chemistry||Chemical kinetics|
|Structural theory in Organic Chemistry||Atomic Structure|
|Carbonyl compounds||Chemical Bonding|
Ques 1. The wavelength associated with an electron moving with a velocity of 108 cm per sec will be:
(a) 8.20 A0 (b) 7.27 A0 (c) 5.50 A0 (d) 6.50 A0
Ques 2. Which one of the following is not paramagnetic?
(a) B2 (b) O2 (c) NO (d) O2
Ques 3. The bond order in O2+ ion is:
(a) 2 (b) 2.5 (c) 1.5 (d) 3
|Multidisciplinary nature of Environmental Studies||Energy and Land resources|
|Ecosystems||Solid waste Management|
|Biodiversity and its conservation||Social Issues and the Environment|
|Natural Resources||Global Environmental Problems|
|Water Resources||Human Population and the Environment|
|Energy and Land resources||-|
Ques 1. The following Gas is responsible for Global warming:
(a) Carbon dioxide (b) Sulphur dioxide (c) Oxides of Nitrogen (d) None of the above
Ques 2. World Environmental Day is celebrated on:
(a) Jan 5th (b) June 5th (c) July 5th (d) Sept 5th
Ques 3. The gas responsible from Bhopal Disaster:
(a) Methyle Iso Cynide (b) Methyle Iso Cynate (c) Di Methyle Iso Cynide (d) both a & b
GSAT Syllabus contains Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Environmental Education for the integrated course. Here we are providing you the important topics of all subject.
|Statements and Sets||Real Numbers||Statistics||Computing|
|Polynomials over integers||Analytical Geometry||Matrices||-|
|Physics and Measurement||Gravitation||Oscillations and Waves||Optics|
|Mechanics||Thermodynamics||Electrostatics and Magnetostatics||-|
Ques 1. A ray of light is incident normally on one face of a right angled isosceles prism. It then grazes the hypotenuse. The refractive index of the material of the prism is:
A) 1.732 B) 1.5 C) 1.414 D) 1.33 2.
Ques 2. A block of mass 0.50 kg is moving with a speed of 2.00 m/s on a smooth surface. It strikes another mass of 1.00 kg and then they move together as a single body. The energy loss during the collision is:
A) 0.16 J B) 1.00 J C) 0.67 J D) 0.34 J
Ques 3. While measuring the speed of sound by performing a resonance column experiment, a student gets the first resonance condition at a column length of 18 cm during winter. Repeating the same experiment during summer, she measures the column length to be x cm for the second resonance. Then:
A) 18 > x B) x >54 C) 54 > x > 36 D) 36 > x > 18
|Atomic Structure||Acids and Bases|
|Chemical Bond||Some Basic principles of Organic Chemistry|
Ques 1. The shape of the P-orbital is:
a) Spherical b) Dumb – bell c) Double Dumb bell d) Circular
Ques 2. The type of bond present in Nacl is:
a) Ionic bond b) Covalent bond b) dative bond d) Hydrogen bond
Ques 3. The tendency of an element to lose an electron is called:
a) Electro negativity b) Non – metallic character b) electropositive character c) Electron affinity
|Five Kingdom classification||Photosynthesis and Respiration||Reproduction|
|Typical structure of plant cell||Digestive system||Biotechnology|
Ques 1. Nucleus was discovered by
a) Robert Brown b) Anton Von Leeuwenhoek c) Robert Hooke d) Schleiden
Ques 2. Spindle fibers are disappeared during
a) Prophase b) Metaphase c) Anaphase d) Telophase
Ques 3. Identify the carcinogen
a) Sugar b) Sodium chloride c) Tobacco d) Milk
|Man and Environment||Environmental Pollution and Control, Global Issues||Sustainable Agriculture|
|Environment and Development||Energy||-|
Ques 1. The work Ecosystem was coined by
a) A.G. Tansley b) EP Odum c) Clements d) Clark
Ques 2. Which one of the following is not an environmental consequence due to urbanization?
a) Tsunami b) Water pollution c) Air Pollution d) Soil Pollution
Ques 3. Air pollution is contributed by _______Sector.
a) Industrial b) Automobile c) Both a & b d) None of the above
|Average||Profit & Loss 5||Calendar||Data Interpretation|
|Problems on Numbers||Problems on Trains||Clocks||-|
|Problems on Ages||Simple and Compound Interest||Odd Man Out & Series||-|
Ques 1. The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of x articles. If the profit is 25%, then value of x is:
a) 15 b) 16 c) 18 d) 25 2.
Ques 2. What is the simple interest on Rs. 6500 at 13% p.a for 4 years?
a) Rs.3280 b) Rs. 3350 c) Rs. 3250 d) Rs. 3380 3.
Ques 3. In the first 10 overs of a cricket game, the run rate was only 3.2. What should be the run rate in the remaining 40 overs to reach the target of 282 runs?
a) 6.25 b) 6.5 c) 6.75 d) 7
Reference book - Quantitative Aptitude by R.S.Agarwal, S.Chand and Company
PART-A Communication Ability
We heard the birds _________________ outside our window.
a) Singing b) Sang c) Sings d) To sing
PART-B Quantitative Ability
Ques 1. Two numbers are respectively 20% and 50% more than a third number. The ratio of the two numbers
a) 2:5 b) 3:5 c) 4:5 d) 6:7
Ques 2. A alone can do a piece of work in 6 days and B alone in 8 days. A and B undertook to do it for Rs. 3200. With the help of C, they completed the work in 3 days. How much is to be paid to C?
a) Rs. 375 b) Rs. 400 c) Rs.600 d) RS.800
GSAT 2020 will be conducted on May 9, 2020 (Tentative). The exam is held in offline mode (pen and paper-based) and aspirants are required to mark their answers on an OMR sheet. Candidates have to attempt total 60 questions in the duration of one hour, all the questions are asked in MCQ format (Multiple Choice Questions). One mark is awarded for every correct answer. There is no negative marking for incorrect response and unanswered questions. The table below is representing the highlights of the GSAT 2020 Exam Pattern.
|Exam Name||GSAT (GITAM Science Aptitude Test)|
|Exam Mode||Offline (Pen and paper-based)|
|Total number of questions||60|
|Type of questions||Objective type of questions|
|Duration of the exam||1 hour (60 Minutes)|
|Marks for correct answer||+1|
|Negative Marking||Not Applicable|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College