Page 1
PUBLIC N CE
It is notified
to ail the stakehorders
especiaily
to the aspiring
candidates
that the Under
Graduate Medicai eduiation
Board,
an
autonomous
body under National Medical
commission
has finalised the
NEET (UG)2024
sytlabus.
2. The same has been uproaded
on NMC's website
for the reference
of the public
at large. The stakeholders
are advised to refer to the
updated syllabus
for NEET (uG)2024
for the preparation
of the study
material
and for preparation
of NEET (UG)
examinations
for academic
session 202425.
3. This issues with the approval of competent
authority.
(Shambhu
Shara
{
K
Director,
UGMEB
l*r.3
umar)
qUru/Phone
: 25367 033, 25367035,
25367036
fi*/Fax
: 00911 125 367024
*fa/Email
: ug@nmc.orq.in.
qiild
14,
tfrt
g,6R6'r,
fiqt, r€
Eafrzz
Pocket 14, Sector 8,
Dwarka, Phase

1, New
Delht77
qfiq3flgfffla
3Tr*rr
National
Medical Commission
(Undergraduate
Medical Education
Board)
No.U14023I19/2023UGMEB
06.10.2023
Page 2
PUBLIC N CE
It is notified
to ail the stakehorders
especiaily
to the aspiring
candidates
that the Under
Graduate Medicai eduiation
Board,
an
autonomous
body under National Medical
commission
has finalised the
NEET (UG)2024
sytlabus.
2. The same has been uproaded
on NMC's website
for the reference
of the public
at large. The stakeholders
are advised to refer to the
updated syllabus
for NEET (uG)2024
for the preparation
of the study
material
and for preparation
of NEET (UG)
examinations
for academic
session 202425.
3. This issues with the approval of competent
authority.
(Shambhu
Shara
{
K
Director,
UGMEB
l*r.3
umar)
qUru/Phone
: 25367 033, 25367035,
25367036
fi*/Fax
: 00911 125 367024
*fa/Email
: ug@nmc.orq.in.
qiild
14,
tfrt
g,6R6'r,
fiqt, r€
Eafrzz
Pocket 14, Sector 8,
Dwarka, Phase

1, New
Delht77
qfiq3flgfffla
3Tr*rr
National
Medical Commission
(Undergraduate
Medical Education
Board)
No.U14023I19/2023UGMEB
06.10.2023
SYLLABUS FOR NEET (UG)  2024
PHYSICS
UNIT I: PHYSICS AND MEASUREMENT
Units of measurements.
System of Units,
, S I Units, fundamental and derived units, least count.
significant figures, Errors in measurements
,
Dimensions of Physics quantities.
dimensional
analysis, and its applications.
UNIT 2: KI\EMATICS
lhe franre of reference, motion in a straight line. Position time graph.
speed and velocitl:
Unifonn and nonuniform motion. average speed and instantaneous velocity.
unilbrmlv
accelerated motion. velocitytime, positiontime graph, relations lor uniformly accelerated
motioir Scalars and Vectors.
Vector. Addition and subtraction,
,
scalar and vector products.
Unit
Vector. Resolution of a Vcctor. Relative Velocity. Motion in a plane, Projectile Motion. Unifbrm
Circular Motion.
UNIT3: LAWS OF MOTION
Force and inertia, Ne*'ton's First law of motion: Momentum, Newton,s Second Law of motion,
Impulses: Ne*ton's Third Lar,v of motion. Iaw of conservation of linear momentum and its
applications. Equilibrium of concurrent forces.
Static and Kinetic flriction, larvs of friction. rolling friction.
Dynamics of uniform circular motion: centripetal force and its applications: vehicle on a level
circular road. vehicle on a banked road.
UNIT 4: WORK, BNERGY, AND POWER
Work done by a constant force and a variable force; kinetic and potential
energies. workenergy
theorem, power.
The potential
energy of spring conservation of mechanical energy. conservative
and non
conservative
forces; motion in a vertical circle: Elastic and inelastic collisions in one and trvo
dimensions.
UNITS: ROTATIONAL
MOTION
Centue of the mass of a twoparticle system, Centre of the mass of a rigid body: Basic concepts
of rotational motion; moment of a force; torque, angular momentum, conservation
of angular
momentum
and its applications;
The moment of inertia, the radius of gyration, values of moments of inertia forsimple geometrical
objects, parallel
and perpendicular
axes theorems. and their applications. Equitibrium
of rigid
bodies. rigid body rotation and equations ofrotational motion
,
comparison
oflinear and rotational
motions.
I
Page 3
PUBLIC N CE
It is notified
to ail the stakehorders
especiaily
to the aspiring
candidates
that the Under
Graduate Medicai eduiation
Board,
an
autonomous
body under National Medical
commission
has finalised the
NEET (UG)2024
sytlabus.
2. The same has been uproaded
on NMC's website
for the reference
of the public
at large. The stakeholders
are advised to refer to the
updated syllabus
for NEET (uG)2024
for the preparation
of the study
material
and for preparation
of NEET (UG)
examinations
for academic
session 202425.
3. This issues with the approval of competent
authority.
(Shambhu
Shara
{
K
Director,
UGMEB
l*r.3
umar)
qUru/Phone
: 25367 033, 25367035,
25367036
fi*/Fax
: 00911 125 367024
*fa/Email
: ug@nmc.orq.in.
qiild
14,
tfrt
g,6R6'r,
fiqt, r€
Eafrzz
Pocket 14, Sector 8,
Dwarka, Phase

1, New
Delht77
qfiq3flgfffla
3Tr*rr
National
Medical Commission
(Undergraduate
Medical Education
Board)
No.U14023I19/2023UGMEB
06.10.2023
SYLLABUS FOR NEET (UG)  2024
PHYSICS
UNIT I: PHYSICS AND MEASUREMENT
Units of measurements.
System of Units,
, S I Units, fundamental and derived units, least count.
significant figures, Errors in measurements
,
Dimensions of Physics quantities.
dimensional
analysis, and its applications.
UNIT 2: KI\EMATICS
lhe franre of reference, motion in a straight line. Position time graph.
speed and velocitl:
Unifonn and nonuniform motion. average speed and instantaneous velocity.
unilbrmlv
accelerated motion. velocitytime, positiontime graph, relations lor uniformly accelerated
motioir Scalars and Vectors.
Vector. Addition and subtraction,
,
scalar and vector products.
Unit
Vector. Resolution of a Vcctor. Relative Velocity. Motion in a plane, Projectile Motion. Unifbrm
Circular Motion.
UNIT3: LAWS OF MOTION
Force and inertia, Ne*'ton's First law of motion: Momentum, Newton,s Second Law of motion,
Impulses: Ne*ton's Third Lar,v of motion. Iaw of conservation of linear momentum and its
applications. Equilibrium of concurrent forces.
Static and Kinetic flriction, larvs of friction. rolling friction.
Dynamics of uniform circular motion: centripetal force and its applications: vehicle on a level
circular road. vehicle on a banked road.
UNIT 4: WORK, BNERGY, AND POWER
Work done by a constant force and a variable force; kinetic and potential
energies. workenergy
theorem, power.
The potential
energy of spring conservation of mechanical energy. conservative
and non
conservative
forces; motion in a vertical circle: Elastic and inelastic collisions in one and trvo
dimensions.
UNITS: ROTATIONAL
MOTION
Centue of the mass of a twoparticle system, Centre of the mass of a rigid body: Basic concepts
of rotational motion; moment of a force; torque, angular momentum, conservation
of angular
momentum
and its applications;
The moment of inertia, the radius of gyration, values of moments of inertia forsimple geometrical
objects, parallel
and perpendicular
axes theorems. and their applications. Equitibrium
of rigid
bodies. rigid body rotation and equations ofrotational motion
,
comparison
oflinear and rotational
motions.
I
UNIT 6: GRAVITATION
The universal law of gravitation. Acceleration due to gravity and its variation with altitude and
depth. Kepler's law oi planetary motion. Gravitational potential energy; gravitational potential.
Escape velocity, Motion ofa satellite, orbital velocity, time period and energy ofsatellite.
UNIT 7: PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS
Elastic behaviour, Stressstrain relationship, Hooke's Law. Young's modulus, bulk modulus,
modulus of rigidity. Pressure due to a tluid column; Pascal's law and its applications. Effect of
gravity on fluid pressure.
Viscosity. Stokes' law. terminal velocity, streamline, and turbulent flow.critical velocity
Bemoulli's principle and its applications.
Surface energy and surface tension, angle of contact, excess of pressure across a curved surface,
application of surface tension  drops, bubbles, and capillary rise. Heat, temperature, thermal
expansion; specific heat capacity, calorimetry; change of state, latent heat. Heat tansfer
conduction, convection, and radiation.
UNIT 8: THERMODYNAMICS
Thermal equilibrium, zeroth law of thermodynamics, the concept of temperature. Heat, work, and
intemal energy. The first law of thermodynamics, isothermal and adiabatic processes.
The second law of thermodynamics: reversible and irreversible processes.
UhITT 9: KIIIETIC THEORY OF GASES
Equation of state of a perfect gas, rvork done on compressing a gas, Kinetic theory of gases 
assumptions, the concept of pressure. Kinetic interpretation of temperature: RMS speed of gas
molecules: Degrees of freedom. Law of equipartition ofenergy and applications to specific heat
capacities ofgases; Mean free path. Avogadro's number.
UNIT 10: OSCILLATIONS AI\D WAVES
Oscillations and periodic motion

time period, frequency, displacement as a function of time.
Periodic functions. Simple harmonic motion (S.H.M.) and its equation; phase: oscillations of a
spring restoring force and force constant: energy in S.H.M.  Kinetic and potential energies;
Simple pendulum  derivation of expression for its time period:
Wave motion. Longitudinal and transverse waves, speed of travelling wave. Displacement
relation for a progressive wave. Principle ofsuperposition ofwaves, reflection ofwaves. Standing
waves in strings and organ pipes, fundamental mode and harmonics Beats.
UNIT 11: ELECTROSTATICS
Electric charges: Conservation ofcharge. Coulomb's law forces between two point charges, forces
between multiple charges: superposition principle and continuous charge distribution.
Electric field: Electric field due to a point charge, Electric field lines. Electric dipole, Electric field
due to a dipole. Torque on a dipole in a uniform electric field'
;:
7
2 za
.1
>
Page 4
PUBLIC N CE
It is notified
to ail the stakehorders
especiaily
to the aspiring
candidates
that the Under
Graduate Medicai eduiation
Board,
an
autonomous
body under National Medical
commission
has finalised the
NEET (UG)2024
sytlabus.
2. The same has been uproaded
on NMC's website
for the reference
of the public
at large. The stakeholders
are advised to refer to the
updated syllabus
for NEET (uG)2024
for the preparation
of the study
material
and for preparation
of NEET (UG)
examinations
for academic
session 202425.
3. This issues with the approval of competent
authority.
(Shambhu
Shara
{
K
Director,
UGMEB
l*r.3
umar)
qUru/Phone
: 25367 033, 25367035,
25367036
fi*/Fax
: 00911 125 367024
*fa/Email
: ug@nmc.orq.in.
qiild
14,
tfrt
g,6R6'r,
fiqt, r€
Eafrzz
Pocket 14, Sector 8,
Dwarka, Phase

1, New
Delht77
qfiq3flgfffla
3Tr*rr
National
Medical Commission
(Undergraduate
Medical Education
Board)
No.U14023I19/2023UGMEB
06.10.2023
SYLLABUS FOR NEET (UG)  2024
PHYSICS
UNIT I: PHYSICS AND MEASUREMENT
Units of measurements.
System of Units,
, S I Units, fundamental and derived units, least count.
significant figures, Errors in measurements
,
Dimensions of Physics quantities.
dimensional
analysis, and its applications.
UNIT 2: KI\EMATICS
lhe franre of reference, motion in a straight line. Position time graph.
speed and velocitl:
Unifonn and nonuniform motion. average speed and instantaneous velocity.
unilbrmlv
accelerated motion. velocitytime, positiontime graph, relations lor uniformly accelerated
motioir Scalars and Vectors.
Vector. Addition and subtraction,
,
scalar and vector products.
Unit
Vector. Resolution of a Vcctor. Relative Velocity. Motion in a plane, Projectile Motion. Unifbrm
Circular Motion.
UNIT3: LAWS OF MOTION
Force and inertia, Ne*'ton's First law of motion: Momentum, Newton,s Second Law of motion,
Impulses: Ne*ton's Third Lar,v of motion. Iaw of conservation of linear momentum and its
applications. Equilibrium of concurrent forces.
Static and Kinetic flriction, larvs of friction. rolling friction.
Dynamics of uniform circular motion: centripetal force and its applications: vehicle on a level
circular road. vehicle on a banked road.
UNIT 4: WORK, BNERGY, AND POWER
Work done by a constant force and a variable force; kinetic and potential
energies. workenergy
theorem, power.
The potential
energy of spring conservation of mechanical energy. conservative
and non
conservative
forces; motion in a vertical circle: Elastic and inelastic collisions in one and trvo
dimensions.
UNITS: ROTATIONAL
MOTION
Centue of the mass of a twoparticle system, Centre of the mass of a rigid body: Basic concepts
of rotational motion; moment of a force; torque, angular momentum, conservation
of angular
momentum
and its applications;
The moment of inertia, the radius of gyration, values of moments of inertia forsimple geometrical
objects, parallel
and perpendicular
axes theorems. and their applications. Equitibrium
of rigid
bodies. rigid body rotation and equations ofrotational motion
,
comparison
oflinear and rotational
motions.
I
UNIT 6: GRAVITATION
The universal law of gravitation. Acceleration due to gravity and its variation with altitude and
depth. Kepler's law oi planetary motion. Gravitational potential energy; gravitational potential.
Escape velocity, Motion ofa satellite, orbital velocity, time period and energy ofsatellite.
UNIT 7: PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS
Elastic behaviour, Stressstrain relationship, Hooke's Law. Young's modulus, bulk modulus,
modulus of rigidity. Pressure due to a tluid column; Pascal's law and its applications. Effect of
gravity on fluid pressure.
Viscosity. Stokes' law. terminal velocity, streamline, and turbulent flow.critical velocity
Bemoulli's principle and its applications.
Surface energy and surface tension, angle of contact, excess of pressure across a curved surface,
application of surface tension  drops, bubbles, and capillary rise. Heat, temperature, thermal
expansion; specific heat capacity, calorimetry; change of state, latent heat. Heat tansfer
conduction, convection, and radiation.
UNIT 8: THERMODYNAMICS
Thermal equilibrium, zeroth law of thermodynamics, the concept of temperature. Heat, work, and
intemal energy. The first law of thermodynamics, isothermal and adiabatic processes.
The second law of thermodynamics: reversible and irreversible processes.
UhITT 9: KIIIETIC THEORY OF GASES
Equation of state of a perfect gas, rvork done on compressing a gas, Kinetic theory of gases 
assumptions, the concept of pressure. Kinetic interpretation of temperature: RMS speed of gas
molecules: Degrees of freedom. Law of equipartition ofenergy and applications to specific heat
capacities ofgases; Mean free path. Avogadro's number.
UNIT 10: OSCILLATIONS AI\D WAVES
Oscillations and periodic motion

time period, frequency, displacement as a function of time.
Periodic functions. Simple harmonic motion (S.H.M.) and its equation; phase: oscillations of a
spring restoring force and force constant: energy in S.H.M.  Kinetic and potential energies;
Simple pendulum  derivation of expression for its time period:
Wave motion. Longitudinal and transverse waves, speed of travelling wave. Displacement
relation for a progressive wave. Principle ofsuperposition ofwaves, reflection ofwaves. Standing
waves in strings and organ pipes, fundamental mode and harmonics Beats.
UNIT 11: ELECTROSTATICS
Electric charges: Conservation ofcharge. Coulomb's law forces between two point charges, forces
between multiple charges: superposition principle and continuous charge distribution.
Electric field: Electric field due to a point charge, Electric field lines. Electric dipole, Electric field
due to a dipole. Torque on a dipole in a uniform electric field'
;:
7
2 za
.1
>
Electric flux' Gauss's law and its applications
to find field due to infnitely
long uniformly charged
straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane
sheet, and uniformly
charged thin spherical shell.
Electric potential
and its calculation
for a point
charge, electric dipole and system of chargesl
potential
diference,
Equipotential
surfaces, Electrical potential
eneigy ofa system of two poinl
charges and of electric dipole in an electrostatic
field.
conductors
and insulators.
Dielectrics
and electric polarization,
capacitors
and capacitances,,
the
combination
ofcapacitors in series and parallel,
capacitance
ofa parallel plate
capacitor with and
without dielectric medium bet*'een the plates.
Energy stored in a capacitor.
UNIT 12: CURRENT
ELECTRICITY
Electric current. Drift velocity,
mobility and their relation *ith electric current..
Ohm,s law.
Electrical resistance..
vl characteristics
of ohmic and nonohmic conductors.
Electrical energy
and power'
Electrical resistiviry
and conductivity.
Series and parallel
combinations
of resistors;
Temp€rature
dependence
of resistance.
Internal
resistance, potential
difference
and emf of a cell, a combination
of cells in series and
parallel.
Kirchhoffs raws and their applications.
wheatstone
bridge. Metre Bridge.
UNIT 13: MAGNETIC
ETFECTS
oF CURRENT
AND MAGNETISM
Biot  Savart law and its application
to current carrying
circular loop. Ampere,s larv and its
applications
to infinitely
long current
carrying straight wire and solenoid. Fo."e on a moving
charge in uniform magnetic and electric
fields.
Force on a currentcarrying
conductor in a uniform magnetic
field. The force between two parallel
currents
carrying conductorsdefinition
of ampere. Torque
experienced
by a current loop in a
uniform magnetic
field: Moving
coil galvanometer,
its sensitivity,
and conversion
to ammeter
and
voltmeter.
Current loop as a magnetic
dipole and its magnetic
dipole moment. Bar magnet as an equivalent
solenoid.
magnetic
field lines;
Magnetic fierd due to a magneric dipole (bar
magnet) arong its
axis and perpendicular
to its axis. Torque on a magnetic dipole in a unifor
.ugn.,i"
field.
para
'
dia and ferromagnetic
substances
with examples,
effect of temperu,*.
on.Jgn.,ic properties.
UNIT I4: ELECTROMAGNETIC
INDUCTI,N
AND ALTERNATING
.URRENTS
Electromagnetic
induction:
Faraday's
law. Induced
emf and cunent: Lenz,s
Law, Eddy currents.
Self and mutuar inductance.
Artemating
cunents, peak
and RMS varue of altemating
current/
voltage:
reactance
and impedance:
LCR series ci.cuit, ,esonance: power
in AC circuits, wattless
current.
AC generator
and transformer.
UNIT 15: ELECTROMAGNETIC
WAVES
Displacement
current. Electromagnetic
waves
and their characteristics,
Transverse
nature of
electromagnetic
waves,
Electromagnetic
spectrum (radio
waves,
microwaves,
infrared,
visibre,
ultraviolet.
Xrays.
Gamma rays), Applications
of e.m. waves.
UNIT l6: OPTICS
Reflection
of light, spherical
minors,
morror formura.
Refraction
of right at prane
and sphericar
surfaces, thin lens formula and lens maker formura.
Totar intemal reflection
and its applications.
3
Page 5
PUBLIC N CE
It is notified
to ail the stakehorders
especiaily
to the aspiring
candidates
that the Under
Graduate Medicai eduiation
Board,
an
autonomous
body under National Medical
commission
has finalised the
NEET (UG)2024
sytlabus.
2. The same has been uproaded
on NMC's website
for the reference
of the public
at large. The stakeholders
are advised to refer to the
updated syllabus
for NEET (uG)2024
for the preparation
of the study
material
and for preparation
of NEET (UG)
examinations
for academic
session 202425.
3. This issues with the approval of competent
authority.
(Shambhu
Shara
{
K
Director,
UGMEB
l*r.3
umar)
qUru/Phone
: 25367 033, 25367035,
25367036
fi*/Fax
: 00911 125 367024
*fa/Email
: ug@nmc.orq.in.
qiild
14,
tfrt
g,6R6'r,
fiqt, r€
Eafrzz
Pocket 14, Sector 8,
Dwarka, Phase

1, New
Delht77
qfiq3flgfffla
3Tr*rr
National
Medical Commission
(Undergraduate
Medical Education
Board)
No.U14023I19/2023UGMEB
06.10.2023
SYLLABUS FOR NEET (UG)  2024
PHYSICS
UNIT I: PHYSICS AND MEASUREMENT
Units of measurements.
System of Units,
, S I Units, fundamental and derived units, least count.
significant figures, Errors in measurements
,
Dimensions of Physics quantities.
dimensional
analysis, and its applications.
UNIT 2: KI\EMATICS
lhe franre of reference, motion in a straight line. Position time graph.
speed and velocitl:
Unifonn and nonuniform motion. average speed and instantaneous velocity.
unilbrmlv
accelerated motion. velocitytime, positiontime graph, relations lor uniformly accelerated
motioir Scalars and Vectors.
Vector. Addition and subtraction,
,
scalar and vector products.
Unit
Vector. Resolution of a Vcctor. Relative Velocity. Motion in a plane, Projectile Motion. Unifbrm
Circular Motion.
UNIT3: LAWS OF MOTION
Force and inertia, Ne*'ton's First law of motion: Momentum, Newton,s Second Law of motion,
Impulses: Ne*ton's Third Lar,v of motion. Iaw of conservation of linear momentum and its
applications. Equilibrium of concurrent forces.
Static and Kinetic flriction, larvs of friction. rolling friction.
Dynamics of uniform circular motion: centripetal force and its applications: vehicle on a level
circular road. vehicle on a banked road.
UNIT 4: WORK, BNERGY, AND POWER
Work done by a constant force and a variable force; kinetic and potential
energies. workenergy
theorem, power.
The potential
energy of spring conservation of mechanical energy. conservative
and non
conservative
forces; motion in a vertical circle: Elastic and inelastic collisions in one and trvo
dimensions.
UNITS: ROTATIONAL
MOTION
Centue of the mass of a twoparticle system, Centre of the mass of a rigid body: Basic concepts
of rotational motion; moment of a force; torque, angular momentum, conservation
of angular
momentum
and its applications;
The moment of inertia, the radius of gyration, values of moments of inertia forsimple geometrical
objects, parallel
and perpendicular
axes theorems. and their applications. Equitibrium
of rigid
bodies. rigid body rotation and equations ofrotational motion
,
comparison
oflinear and rotational
motions.
I
UNIT 6: GRAVITATION
The universal law of gravitation. Acceleration due to gravity and its variation with altitude and
depth. Kepler's law oi planetary motion. Gravitational potential energy; gravitational potential.
Escape velocity, Motion ofa satellite, orbital velocity, time period and energy ofsatellite.
UNIT 7: PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS
Elastic behaviour, Stressstrain relationship, Hooke's Law. Young's modulus, bulk modulus,
modulus of rigidity. Pressure due to a tluid column; Pascal's law and its applications. Effect of
gravity on fluid pressure.
Viscosity. Stokes' law. terminal velocity, streamline, and turbulent flow.critical velocity
Bemoulli's principle and its applications.
Surface energy and surface tension, angle of contact, excess of pressure across a curved surface,
application of surface tension  drops, bubbles, and capillary rise. Heat, temperature, thermal
expansion; specific heat capacity, calorimetry; change of state, latent heat. Heat tansfer
conduction, convection, and radiation.
UNIT 8: THERMODYNAMICS
Thermal equilibrium, zeroth law of thermodynamics, the concept of temperature. Heat, work, and
intemal energy. The first law of thermodynamics, isothermal and adiabatic processes.
The second law of thermodynamics: reversible and irreversible processes.
UhITT 9: KIIIETIC THEORY OF GASES
Equation of state of a perfect gas, rvork done on compressing a gas, Kinetic theory of gases 
assumptions, the concept of pressure. Kinetic interpretation of temperature: RMS speed of gas
molecules: Degrees of freedom. Law of equipartition ofenergy and applications to specific heat
capacities ofgases; Mean free path. Avogadro's number.
UNIT 10: OSCILLATIONS AI\D WAVES
Oscillations and periodic motion

time period, frequency, displacement as a function of time.
Periodic functions. Simple harmonic motion (S.H.M.) and its equation; phase: oscillations of a
spring restoring force and force constant: energy in S.H.M.  Kinetic and potential energies;
Simple pendulum  derivation of expression for its time period:
Wave motion. Longitudinal and transverse waves, speed of travelling wave. Displacement
relation for a progressive wave. Principle ofsuperposition ofwaves, reflection ofwaves. Standing
waves in strings and organ pipes, fundamental mode and harmonics Beats.
UNIT 11: ELECTROSTATICS
Electric charges: Conservation ofcharge. Coulomb's law forces between two point charges, forces
between multiple charges: superposition principle and continuous charge distribution.
Electric field: Electric field due to a point charge, Electric field lines. Electric dipole, Electric field
due to a dipole. Torque on a dipole in a uniform electric field'
;:
7
2 za
.1
>
Electric flux' Gauss's law and its applications
to find field due to infnitely
long uniformly charged
straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane
sheet, and uniformly
charged thin spherical shell.
Electric potential
and its calculation
for a point
charge, electric dipole and system of chargesl
potential
diference,
Equipotential
surfaces, Electrical potential
eneigy ofa system of two poinl
charges and of electric dipole in an electrostatic
field.
conductors
and insulators.
Dielectrics
and electric polarization,
capacitors
and capacitances,,
the
combination
ofcapacitors in series and parallel,
capacitance
ofa parallel plate
capacitor with and
without dielectric medium bet*'een the plates.
Energy stored in a capacitor.
UNIT 12: CURRENT
ELECTRICITY
Electric current. Drift velocity,
mobility and their relation *ith electric current..
Ohm,s law.
Electrical resistance..
vl characteristics
of ohmic and nonohmic conductors.
Electrical energy
and power'
Electrical resistiviry
and conductivity.
Series and parallel
combinations
of resistors;
Temp€rature
dependence
of resistance.
Internal
resistance, potential
difference
and emf of a cell, a combination
of cells in series and
parallel.
Kirchhoffs raws and their applications.
wheatstone
bridge. Metre Bridge.
UNIT 13: MAGNETIC
ETFECTS
oF CURRENT
AND MAGNETISM
Biot  Savart law and its application
to current carrying
circular loop. Ampere,s larv and its
applications
to infinitely
long current
carrying straight wire and solenoid. Fo."e on a moving
charge in uniform magnetic and electric
fields.
Force on a currentcarrying
conductor in a uniform magnetic
field. The force between two parallel
currents
carrying conductorsdefinition
of ampere. Torque
experienced
by a current loop in a
uniform magnetic
field: Moving
coil galvanometer,
its sensitivity,
and conversion
to ammeter
and
voltmeter.
Current loop as a magnetic
dipole and its magnetic
dipole moment. Bar magnet as an equivalent
solenoid.
magnetic
field lines;
Magnetic fierd due to a magneric dipole (bar
magnet) arong its
axis and perpendicular
to its axis. Torque on a magnetic dipole in a unifor
.ugn.,i"
field.
para
'
dia and ferromagnetic
substances
with examples,
effect of temperu,*.
on.Jgn.,ic properties.
UNIT I4: ELECTROMAGNETIC
INDUCTI,N
AND ALTERNATING
.URRENTS
Electromagnetic
induction:
Faraday's
law. Induced
emf and cunent: Lenz,s
Law, Eddy currents.
Self and mutuar inductance.
Artemating
cunents, peak
and RMS varue of altemating
current/
voltage:
reactance
and impedance:
LCR series ci.cuit, ,esonance: power
in AC circuits, wattless
current.
AC generator
and transformer.
UNIT 15: ELECTROMAGNETIC
WAVES
Displacement
current. Electromagnetic
waves
and their characteristics,
Transverse
nature of
electromagnetic
waves,
Electromagnetic
spectrum (radio
waves,
microwaves,
infrared,
visibre,
ultraviolet.
Xrays.
Gamma rays), Applications
of e.m. waves.
UNIT l6: OPTICS
Reflection
of light, spherical
minors,
morror formura.
Refraction
of right at prane
and sphericar
surfaces, thin lens formula and lens maker formura.
Totar intemal reflection
and its applications.
3
TIN!T
. Magnification. Power of a Lens. Combination of thin lenses in contact. Refraction of light
tkough a prism. Microscope and Astronomical Telescope
(reflecting and refracting
)
and their
magnifying
powers.
Wave optics: wavefront and Huygens' principle. Laws ofreflection and refraction using Huygens
principle. Interference, Young's doubleslit experiment and expression for fringe width, coherent
sources, and sustained interFerence of light. Diffraction due to a single slit, width of central
maximum.. Polarization,
planepolarized light: Brewster's law, uses of planepolarized light and
Polaroid.
I?: DUAL NATURE OF MATTER AND RADIATION
Dual nature of radiation. Photoelectric effect. Hertz and Lenard's observations; Einstein's
photoelectric equation: particle nature oflight. Matter wbveswave nature of particle, de Broglie
relation..
UNIT 18: ATOMS AND NUCLEI
Alphaparticle scattering experiment; Rutherford's model of atom; Bohr model, energy levels'
hydrogen spectrum. Composition and size of nucleus, atomic masses, Massenergy relation, mass
defect; binding energy
per nucleon and its variation with mass number, nuclear fission, and fusion.
UNIT 19: ELECTRONIC DEVICES
Semiconductors; semiconductor diode: IV characteristics in forward and reverse bias; diode as a
rectifier; IV characteristics ofLED. the photodiode, solar cell, and Zener diode; Zener diode as
a voltage regulator.. Logic gates (OR. AND. NOT. NAND and NOR).
UNIT 20: EXPERIMENTAL
SKILLS
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations ofthe experiments and activities:
r. Vemier calipersits use to measure the intemal and extemal diameter and depth of a vessel.
z. Screw gaugeits use to determine thicknesV diameter ofthin sheet/wire'
r. Simple
pendulumdissipation
of energy by plotting a graph between the square of amplitude
and time.
l. Metre Scale  the mass of a given object by the principle of moments'
s. Young's modulus of elasticity of the material of a metallic wire'
o. Surf ace tension of water by capillary rise and effect of detergents,
z. Coefficient of Viscosity of a given viscous liquid by measuring terminal
velocity of a given
spherical bodY'
a. Speed of sound in air at room temperature using a resonance tube,
s. Specific heat capacity ofa given (i) solid and
(ii) liquid by method of mixtures.
t0. The resistivity of the material of a given wire using a metre bridge'
t t. The resistance of a given wire using Ohm's law'
t2. Resistance and figure of merit of a galvanometer by halfdeflection method.
tr. The focal len4h of;
(i) Convex mirror
(ii) Concave mirror, and
(i0 Convex lens, using the parallax method.
tl. The plot ofthe angle ofdeviation
vs angle of incidence for a triangular
prism'
{
7
\
Read More