Syllabus for the competitive examination Paper-2 and Paper-3 for recruitment to the posts of Second Division Assistants (SDA)
The examination will consist of two written papers, namely,-
-> Paper-2: General English or General Kannada
-> Paper-3: General Knowledge
The maximum marks for each paper will be 100. The questions in both the papers will be “Objective Multiple Choice Type”. The duration for each paper will be 1½ hours.
The paper on General English or General Kannada will normally conform to the minimum standard expected of a student who has passed the P.U.C. Examination. It is intended to test candidate’s knowledge of English/Kannada grammar, vocabulary, spelling, synonyms, antonyms, his power to understand and comprehend English/Kannada language and his ability to discriminate between correct and incorrect usage, etc.,
The candidates may select either the paper on General English or the paper on General Kannada.
The paper on General Knowledge will normally conform to the minimum standard relating to General Knowledge, expected of a student who has passed P.U.C.Examination and will cover questions on the:
1) Constitution of India
2) Indian History and Culture
3) General and Economic Geography of India
4) Current Events
5) Every day science and such matters of everyday observation as may be expected of an educated person