Territorial Army Officer Syllabus 2021 – Exam Pattern and Syllabus

Territorial Army Officer Syllabus 2021 – Exam Pattern and Syllabus

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Territorial Army Officer Syllabus 2021 – Syllabus

Paper Subject Time Allotted Numbers of Questions Marks
I Part – 1 Reasoning 2 hrs 50 50
Part – 2 Elementary
Mathematics 50 50
II Part – 1 General Knowledge 2 hrs 50 50
Part – 2 English 50 50

The standard of the papers in Elementary Mathematics will be a Matriculation level. The standard of papers in other subjects will approximately be such as may be expected of a graduate of an Indian university.

Paper – I. Reasoning and Elementary Mathematics.

(a) Part – 1. Reasoning

The question paper will be designed to testthe candidates ability to complete sequences making logical conclusionbased on simple patter of numbers, statements, figures, letters etc asmay be expected of a rational thinking person without any special studyof the subject.

(b) Part – 2. Elementary Mathematics

(i) Arithmetic: Number System – natural numbers, integers, rationaland real numbers. Fundamental operations – addition, subtraction,multiplication, division, square roots, decimal fraction.

(ii) Unitary Method: Time and distance, time and work, percentages,application to simple and compound interest, profit and loss, ratioand proportion, variation.

(iii) Elementary Number Theory: Division algorithm, prime andcomposite numbers. Tests of divisibility by 2, 3, 4, 5, 9 & 11.Multiples and factors, factorization theorem, HCF and LCM. Euclideanalgorithm, logarithms to base 10, laws of logarithms, use of logarithmictables.

(iv) Algebra: Basic operations, simple factors, remainder theorem,HCF, LCM, theory of polynomials, solutions of quadratic equations,relation between its roots and coefficients (only real roots to beconsidered). Simultaneous linear equations in two unknowns-analyticaland graphical solutions. Simultaneous linear equations in two variablesand their solutions. Practical problems leading to two simultaneous linerequations or in equations in two variables or quadratic equations in onevariable and their solutions. Set language and set notation, rationalexpressions and conditional identities, laws of indices.

(v) Trigonometry: Sine x, cosine x, tangent x when O° < x < 90°.Values of sine x, cos x and ten x, for x = 0°, 30°, 45°, 60° & 90°. Simpletrigonometric identities. Use of trigonometric tables. Simple cases ofheights and distances.

(vi) Geometry: Lines and angles, plane and plane figures theorems on

> Properties of angles at a point.

> Parallel lines.

> Sides and angles of a triangle.

> Congruency of triangles.

> Similar triangles.

> Concurrence of medians and altitudes.

> Properties of angles, sides and diagonals of a parallelogram,

rectangle and square.

> Circle and its properties, including tangents and normal.

> Loci.

(vii) Mensuration: Areas of squares, rectangles, parallelograms,triangle and circle. Areas of figures which can bisect into the figures(field book). Surface area and volume of cuboids, lateral surface andvolume of right circular area of cylinders. Surface area and volume ofspheres.

(viii) Statistics: Collection and tabulation of statistical data, graphicalrepresentation-frequency polygons, bar charts, pie charts, etc.Measures of central tendency.

Paper – II

General Knowledge and English

(a) Part – 1 General Knowledge:

General knowledge includingknowledge of current events and such matters of everyday observationand experience in scientific aspects as may be expected of aneducated person who has not made a special study of any scientificsubject. The paper will also include questions on history of India andgeography of nature which candidates should be able to answerwithout special study.

(b) Part – 2. English:

The question paper will be designed to test thecandidates’ understanding of English and workman – like use of words.Questions in English are from synonyms, antonyms, readingcomprehension, Para jumbles, error spotting, jumbled sentences,sentence correction and fill in the blanks.


The candidates applying for the examination shouldensure that they fulfill all eligibility conditions for admission to theExamination. Their admission at all the stages of the examination willbe purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibilityconditions. Mere issue of Admission certificate to the candidatewill not imply that his candidature has been finally cleared by thecompetent authority.

8. TIME: Maximum time for each paper is 02 hrs and will be conductedin two sessions.

9. TYPE OF EXAM: Objective (OMR Answer Sheet will be used).

10. QUALIFYING MARKS: Minimum 40% marks in each part of thepaper separately and overall average of 50%.

11. PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS: Candidates should note thatthere will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked bya candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.

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