# SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2017: Syllabus (Part 1 & Part 2)

As the paper for SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2017 is just
about to begin, aspirants applying for the exam are now busy on finding relevant content on SSC. Hope you all have started the preparations for the same. This post will let you know about the SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus for the Recruitment of Assistant in Indian Metrological Department.

Every year Lakhs of aspirant from across the Nation eagerly waits for the notification of Staff Selection Commission (SSC). As the name itself reflects that the organisation is one of the biggest Public Recruitment agency in India. The notification is made for filling up near about 1100 Scientific Assistant in Indian Meteorological Department. Throughout the article, every aspect related to Syllabus of SSC Scientific Assistant 2017 will be Discussed.

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# SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus | Indian Meteorological Department.

Before we discuss the Syllabus of SSC Scientific Assistant 2017, let us read the complete exam pattern for this prestigious exam.

## Exam Pattern.

The Question paper for SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2017 will be of 200 questions. The exam Paper will be divided into two parts. Part 1 and part 2.  Let us look into the exam pattern of both the parts in Brief.

 Paper Subjects No of Questions Time Duration Part I General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 120 Min Quantitative Aptitude 25 General Awareness 25 English language & Comprehension 25 Part II Physics, Computer Science & Information Technology, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering 100 Total Questions 200

### Things to Know

• Paper Type: Objective.
• Negative marking: 1/4th marks for every wrong answer.
• Parts: Paper will be divided into two Parts (Part 1 & Part 2)

## SSC Scientific Assistant Syllabus 2017

Now let us have a look at SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2017 Syllabus for Part 1 and Part 2.

### Part-I Syllabus

 General Intelligence & Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude English Language & Comprehension General Awareness Analogies Similarities DifferencesSpace visualisation Problem-solving Analysis Judgement Decision making Visual memory Discrimination Observation Relationship concepts Arithmetical reasoning Verbal and figure classification arithmetical number series etc. Whole numbers Decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage, Ratio & Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and Distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various Kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres etc. English grammar Vocabulary Spellings Synonyms and Antonyms Comprehension Correct and incorrect usages etc. General Physical, geographical, topographical, economic and climatic features of India. Current events. Matters of everyday observation and experience on scientific aspects and reasoning. Basic topics of mathematics. Chemistry and Physics. History of India, its cultural heritage, freedom movement, the salient feature of the Constitution of India. The Economic and social aspect of the country and its people.

### Part-II Syllabus

#### 1. Physics

 Mechanics Thermal Physics, Radiation & Sound Optics Atomic structure Units and Dimensions Newton‟s Laws of Motion Newton‟s Law of gravitation Planetary motion Kepler‟s Laws of Planetary motion Fluid motion Bernoulli‟s theorem Surface tension Elementary ideas of the special theory of relativity. Thermometry First and second laws of thermodynamics Internal energy Maxwell‟s relation Adiabatic and Isothermal processes Thermal Conductivity Maxwell‟s velocity distribution Blackbody radiation Kirchhoff‟s law, Stephen‟s law, Planck‟s law. Conduction in solids. Wave and Oscillations Simple oscillatory systems. Doppler effect Nature and propagation of light Reflection & Refraction. Electricity and magnetism Faraday‟s law of E.M. induction Alternating currents, impedance and resonance, LCR circuit, Dynamos, motors, transformers, Peltier-Seebeck Thomson effects and applications Electrolysis Hall effect Hertz experiment Electromagnetic waves Electron Measurement of „e‟ and „e/m‟, Planck Constant Rutherford-Bohr Atom, X-rays, Bragg‟s law, Moseley‟s law, Radioactivity Alpha-Beta-Gamma emission Elementary ideas of nuclear structures Fission, Fusion and Reactors, Louis de Broglie waves and Electron Microscope. Electronics; Thermo-ionic emission, diodes and triodes, p-n diodes and transistors, simple rectifier, amplifier and oscillator circuits.

#### 2. Computer Science and Information Technology

History of Computer and their classification: Basic Organization, Memory – RAM, ROM, EPROM, etc, Magnetic-Floppy, Hard disks, CDROM, WORM etc, Concept of Virtual Memory and Cache Memory, Number systems, binary octal, Hexadecimal, Binary Addition, Subtraction and Multiplication, Flotation, point representation and arithmetic, Arithmetic through stacks.

Operating systems: assemblers, elements of Assembly language programming Overview of the Assembly process, an assembler for the IBM PC, Process synchronisation, Memory Management – address Binding – Dynamic Loading and linking – overlays – logical and Physical address space – Contiguous Allocation – internal& External Fragmentation. Non-Contiguous Allocation: Paging and Segmentation Schemes – Implementation – Hardware Protection – Protection – sharing – Fragmentation. Virtual Memory: Demand Paging – Page Replacement – Page Replacement Algorithms – Thrashing.

File System: File Concepts – Assess Methods – Directory Structures – Protection Consistency Semantics – File system Structures – Allocation Methods – Free Space Management. I/O System: Overview – I/O hardware – Application I/O Interface – Kernel I/O subsystem, Performance, Secondary Storage Structures, Protection, Goals, Domain – Access matrix.

Assemblers: Elements of assembly language programming – Overview of the Assembly process – Design of a low-pass assembler – a single pass Assembler for the IBM PC. The security Problem – Authentication – Threats – Threat Monitoring – Encryption.

Fundamentals of programming: Unix Programming, Programming in FORTRAN, C, Object Oriented Programming in C++, programming in Java, Basics of compilers.

Database Management Systems: Advantages and components of a Database Management Systems, Data Types, Data Dictionary, Query Basics, Forms and Reports, Graphical objects, Error Handing, Distributing Application, Data Storage Methods, Data Clustering and Partitioning, Database Administration, Backup and Recovery, Security and Privacy, Distributed Databases, Client/Server Databases, Object Oriented Databases, Integrated Applications, SQL, RDBMS.

Internet Technology: Basics, topologies, layers, switching in the networks, bridges, routers and gateways, types of networks, WWW. Client/Server Applications, Internet Standards and specifications, ISP, Broad Band Technologies, Protocols, web servers, browsers, and security, fire walls, date security, HTML, DHTML, XML, Web designing.

Fundamentals of Geographical Information System (GIS): GIS Data and Spatial Models, Topology and Spatial Operations, Projections, Scale and Coordinate Systems, Mapping, GIS Analysis, Cartography. Basics of GIS application development.

#### 3. Electronics & Telecommunication

Electronics: Conductors, Semiconductors, Insulators, Magnetic, Passive components, characteristics of Resistors, Capacitors and inductors.PN Junction diode, forward and reverse bias characteristics and equivalent circuits of the diode, Zener diode and applications, clipping, clamping and rectifier circuits using diodes.  Digital electronics: – Logic gates, Demorgan‟s theorem, Boolean algebra, frequency counters, flip-flops, shift resistors, Basic concepts of Digital to Analog and Analog to Digital Converters, Timing circuits, Digital logic circuits, systems & codes Combinational logic design.

Telecommunication: Basic antenna principle directive gain, directivity, radiation pattern, broadside and end-fire array, Yagi antenna, Parabolic antenna, Ground wave propagation, space waves, ionosphere propagation and electromagnetic frequency spectrum, Modulation, types of modulation, Amplitude Modulation (AM), Modulation index, Power relation in AM, Generation and Demodulation of AM. Single Side Band (SSB): Power requirement in comparison with AM, Advantages
of SSB over AM. The difference between AM and FM. Radio receivers. Sampling Theorem, PAM, PTM, PWM, PPM, pulse code modulation, Quantization noise, commanding, PCM system, differential PCM,
Delta modulation. Multiplexing: FDM/TDM. The introduction of digital Communication: PSK, ASK, FSK, introduction to fibre
optics system, Propagation of light in optical fibre and ray model. Propagation of signals at HF, VHF, UHF and microwave frequency and satellite communications.

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