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Wednesday, 4 July 2018

TNPSC Forest Apprentice Exam Model Question papers with answer Download

Applications are invited only through online mode up to 01.08.2018 for Direct Recruitment to the following post:

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Name of the Post and Post Code 1. Forest Apprentice (Post Code No. 1652)
2. Forest Apprentice (Post Code No. 1652) (Shortfall vacancies for SC applicants only)
Name of the Service and Code No. Tamil Nadu Forest Subordinate Service (Service Code 008)
No. of Vacancies 148 (Regular), 10 (SC-Shortfall)
Scale of Pay Level- 20 Rs.37,700- 1,19,500
Registration Fee Registration Fee For One Time Registration (Revised with effect from 01.03.2017 vide G.O. (Ms).No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 01.03.2017).
Rs.150/-
Examination Fee Rs.150/-
AGE LIMIT (as on 01.04.2018) Minimum Age 18 Years
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION (as on 04.07.2018) Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Forestry or its equivalent degree of any Institution or University recognized by UGC
Date of Notification 04.07.2018 
Last date for submission of online application 01.08.2018
Last date for payment of Examination Fee through Bank (State Bank of India or Indian Bank) 03.08.2018 
Date and Time of Written Examination
Paper – I  (Optional Subject - I) 
Paper – II (Optional Subject - II) 
Paper – III (General Studies) 23.09.2018 to 30.09.2018 F.N & A.N


CENTRE FOR EXAMINATION

1. Chennai 0100 
2. Coimbatore 0200 
3. Madurai 1000 
4. Salem 1700 
5. Thanjavur 1900 
6. Tiruchirappalli 2500 
7. Tirunelveli 2600 
8. Vellore 2700
9. Villupuram 2800 


It is mandatory for the applicants to register their basic particulars through One Time online Registration system on payment of Rs.150/- (Rupees One Hundred and Fifty only) towards registration fee and then should apply online for this recruitment. [The One Time Registration will be valid for 5 years from the date of registration. Thereafter, the registration should be renewed by paying the prescribed fee.] 

DISTRIBUTION OF VACANCIES 

The rule of reservation of appointments is applicable for this recruitment, except to the shortfall vacancies. The distribution of vacancies for regular 148 vacancies are as follows:-

Note: 
1. First, the selection will be made for regular 148 vacancies following the rule of reservation. 
2. Next, the selection for 10 shortfall vacancies will be made from among the SC/SC(A) applicants only. The reservation for women, Differently Abled Persons and Ex - Servicemen etc. will not be applicable for the recruitment of shortfall vacancies [Section 27(h) of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016]. 

(i) The three / two free chances referred to above are not for EACH POST but for ANY THREE / TWO APPLICATIONS ONLY. The claim for exemption from payment of examination fee made in any application which has been rejected / admitted or withdrawn will be counted as free chance availed. 

(ii) Failure to pay the prescribed examination fee along with the application in-time, will be liable for rejection of application. 

(iii) The number of free chances availed by the applicant means, the total number of free chances hitherto availed by the applicant in his/her earlier applications submitted to the Commission for any post/recruitment. 

(iv) If, the examination fee concession claimed in the application is found to exceed the admissible limits as announced above, the application will be rejected at any stage of selection. The number of free chances availed by the applicants will be counted from all previous applications submitted through One Time Registration and / or submitted directly without One Time Registration. (For further details regarding examination fee concession, refer para 12 of “Instructions to Applicants”.) 

 MODE OF PAYMENT OF EXAMINATION FEE 

Examination fee of Rs.150/- (Rupees One Hundred and Fifty only) is payable by online through Net banking / Credit card / Debit card or it can be paid by offline at SBI / at Indian Bank within 2 days from the date of submission of online application, by choosing the option in the online application.  Applicants have to register their basic particulars through One -Time Registration which is mandatory on payment of Rs.150/- (Rupees One Hundred and Fifty only) towards registration fee and then should apply online for this recruitment. The One-Time Registration will be valid for five years from the date of registration. Thereafter, the registration should be renewed by paying the prescribed fee. Applicants who had already registered in one time Registration

system by paying Rs.50/- before 01.03.2017 and having validity and those who have registered for One-Time Registration system are exempted from paying the registration fee for this recruitment. 

Applicants have also to pay the service charges applicable to the State Bank of India / Indian Bank. Applicants can avail exemption from paying examination fee as per eligibility criteria. 

Offline mode of payment in the form of demand draft / postal order etc. will not be accepted and the applications forwarded with such modes of payment will be summarily rejected. (For further details, refer para 2(13 - 23) of “Instructions to Applicants”). 

QUALIFICATIONS

Note: (i) “Others” [i.e Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs] who have put in five years and more of service in the State/Central Government are not eligible even if they are within the age limit. 

(ii) Paragraph 5 of the “Instructions to Applicants” will not apply to this recruitment. (Age concession for Ex-Servicemen mentioned in the “Instructions to Applicants” will not apply to this recruitment)

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION (as on 04.07.2018)

(i) The educational qualification prescribed for this post should have been obtained by passing the required qualification in the order of studies SSLC + HSC or its equivalent + U.G. degree (Results of the examination should have been declared on or before the date of Notification) 

(ii) Applicants claiming equivalence of qualification to the prescribed qualification should submit evidence for equivalence of qualification in the form of G.O. issued prior to the date of this notification, failing which their application will be summarily rejected. The G.Os issued declaring equivalence of prescribed qualification after the date of this notification will not be accepted. (Section 25(b) of Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act 2016). A list of Equivalence of qualification in the related subject is available in Annexure – I 

PHYSICAL QUALIFICATION

CERTIFICATE OF PHYSICAL MEASUREMENT A certificate containing the following particulars should be obtained from a Medical Officer, above the rank of an Assistant Surgeon appointed by the Government to Government Medical Institution on or after the date of Notification (04.07.2018) and submit the documents when called for by the Commission. 

Height : cms 

Chest (on full expiration) : cms 

Chest (on full inspiration) : cms 

Difference (expansion) : cms (The measurements should be specified only with reference to metric system)

PHYSICAL TEST 

1. Applicant will be required to undergo a Physical Test consisting of a walk over 25 Kms and 16 Kms to be completed in four hours by Male and Female applicants respectively, which will be conducted by the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests before admission to Oral Test. A certificate to this effect must be produced from a Gazetted Forest Officer nominated by the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests on his behalf (Walking Test will be conducted only at Chennai). 

2. An applicant must satisfy a Medical Board in Chennai as to his/her physique, fitness and capacity for rough outdoor work in the Forest Department.

CERTIFICATE OF PHYSICAL FITNESS

Applicants selected for appointment to this post will be required to produce a certificate of physical fitness in the form prescribed below:

The Differently Abled Persons should produce a certificate of Physical fitness from the Medical Board to the effect that his/her handicap will not render him/ her incapable of efficiently discharging the duties attached to the post of Forest Apprentice, before appointment. (Applicants with defective vision should produce eye fitness certificate from a qualified eye specialist.)

KNOWLEDGE IN TAMIL 

Applicants should possess adequate knowledge in Tamil on the date of this Notification

SELECTION PROCEDURE

Selection will be made in three successive stages i.e., (i) Written Examination (ii) Physical Test (Walking Test) and (iii) Oral Test. Final selection will be made on the basis of the total marks obtained by the applicants at the Written Examination and Oral Test taken together subject to the rule of reservation of appointments and subject to qualifying Physical Test. Appearance in all papers of the Written Examination (i.e. Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III) , Physical Test and Oral Test is compulsory. An applicant who has not appeared in any of the papers or for the Physical Test will not be considered for Oral Test. (For further details refer paragraph 23(b) of the “Instructions to Applicants”) 

As per the Special Rules governing the appointment to the post of Forest Apprentice, the applicants with Degree qualification in Forestry subject will be given absolute preference. Only if sufficient applicants with Forestry subject are not available for selection against any vacancy/ vacancies, the applicants with other Degree qualification can be considered for selection process towards those remaining vacancies. 

The Commission reserves the right to hold the examination only to the Forestry subject graduates, if sufficient number of candidates in each communal category have applied and to admit specific category of candidates with other Degree qualification where Forestry Degree holders are not available as per the requirement in such communal category or categories.

OPTIONAL PAPERS - I & II (DEGREE STANDARD) OBJECTIVE TYPE

AGRICULTURE (DEGREE STANDARD)

SUBJECT CODE 284

UNIT- I IMPORTANCE OF AGRICULTURE 

Importance of Agriculture in Indian Economy and its sectoral relationship - Agricultural Development through five year plans in India and Tamil Nadu - Growth pattern of crops in India and Tamil Nadu in terms of area, production and productivity - Government Agricultural Policies – Agricultural development through NITI AYOG – import and export – role of NSC, FCI and PDS. 

UNIT – II FUNDAMENTALS OF CROP PRODUCTION 

Factors of Production - Agricultural seasons of India and Tamil Nadu - Cropping patterns in India and Tamil Nadu - package of practices of different crops - Agro-Climatic zones of India and Tamil Nadu and their features - Weather and Climate - Weather forecasting - Climate change and its impact – Minimal tillage practices – Stress mitigating technologies including microorganisms – Nanoparticles and their aplications 

UNIT – III NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 

Soil - Soil structure - Factors influencing soil structure - Physical and Chemical properties - Effect of nutrient availability and plant growth - Problem soils and their management - Soil survey - its objectives and scope - Soil fertility and productivity - Dry farming - Rainfed agriculture - Conservation of soil and water - Watershed and waste land development. Land use pattern and planning - Size and distribution of holdings - types and systems of farming - Water resources development and management - Command area development - Ground water Development and Conjunctive use - Water use efficiency - Quality of irrigation water - Its effect in soil and crops - Management of poor quality water for crop growth. 

UNIT - IV CROP MANAGEMENT & ALLIED AGRICULTURAL ACTIVITIES 

Cropping systems and integrated farming - Recycling of agricultural waste - Organic manures, green manures, bio fertilizers - Balanced usage - integrated nutrient management - Physiological disorders in crop plants and their management- Irrigation management of different crops Mushroom cultivation, bee keeping, silkwork rearing etc., Energy in Agricultural production - Sources - Solar, wind, animal, biomass and biogas - Mechanization in agriculture - Tractors & tillers - Agricultural implements and Machineries and their usage - livestock and poultry rearing. 23 

UNIT - V CROP IMPROVEMENT 

Principles of breeding - Breeding methods in self , cross and vegetatively propogated crops - Modern tools in crop improvement – Heterosis breeding and Hybrid seed production technologies - Latest varieties of major crops in Tamil Nadu - Breeding for Climate resilience varieties – Variety release procedures -Application of bio technology in Agriculture - Tissue culture & its significance - Transgenic Plants. Plant Genetic Resources: Collection conservation and exchange-Crop varietal protection-PPV& FR authority and its role 

UNIT- VI SEED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 

Seeds - Importance of quality seeds in Agriculture – Nucleus, Breeder, foundation, certified and labelled seeds - Seed certification techniques and processing in Tamil Nadu - Seed testing – Seed testing laboratories-ISTA standards for seed testing- seed village concept Seed Act - Seed coating and priming technologies - Seed enhancement technologies 

UNIT – VII CROP PROTECTION PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES 

Importance of pest, disease, nematodes and weed management in agriculture – categories of pests, diseases, nematodes and weeds - pest and disease surveillance and forecasting weather on pest and disease incidence - Symptoms of damages and control measures of pest, disease and nematodes of major crops in Tamil Nadu - Integrated pest, disease and nematode management in crop production - Pesticides and their use in IPM – mode of action - Pattern - plant protection equipments and their use - Plant quarantine. Storage pests, disease and nematodes and their management. Importance of biological control in pest, disease and nematode management. Weeds - Major weeds and their control. 

UNIT – VIII FARM BUSINESS AND FINANCE MANAGEMENT 

Farm business management - Principles of farm business management – Types and systems of farms-Classical Production Functions - Cost concepts - Management of resources - Farm Planning and budgeting - Investment analysis – Risk and uncertainties in Agriculture- Agricultural credit system in India - Multi credit delivery system - Role of nationalized banks, NABARD and Regional Rural Banks - Lead Bank Scheme - Service area approach - Scale of finance-Credit Worthiness-3 Rs,5Cs and 7Ps of credit- Crop Insurance - Kisan Credit Cards (KCC) - Agricultural Insurance Company 

UNIT – IX AGRICULTURAL MARKETING AND MARKET INTELLIGENCE 

Marketing - Agricultural marketing - Market structure – Marketing Efficiency - Price Spread- Market Integration-Market Risk-Speculation and hedging - Market Institutions- Warehouses and rural godowns - Agmark-Cooperatives - Commodity Boards – Agri business management – Principles of Management-Entrepreneurship Development - Forms of Business organizations - Agricultural Price Policy - CACP-MSP - FRP- Procurement Price-Policies for agricultural development - Economic liberalization - WTO and its impact on agricultural export - Importance of Agriculture in Indian economy - Land size and distribution of holdings and 24 land use pattern in Tamil Nadu - Agriculture under Five year Plans (FYPs) - Food Security - Public Distribution Systems (PDS) - Buffer Stock 

UNIT – X AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION: PRINCIPLES AND METHODS 

Extension methods for transfer of technology - AV aids-Communication models - Use of ICT in transfer of technology-Diffusion and adoption- Pre and post independence rural development initiatives: key features, strength and weakness of individual programmes - Programme planning and evaluation methods- Rural sociology - key features of Indian rural system-value system-social change- rural migration. Role of women in Agriculture


ANNEXURE- I G.O’s/Government letters relating to equivalence of qualification Sl. No. Degree Eligible Equivalent Degree G.O 1 B.Sc., Botany 


1. B.Sc., Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology awarded by Bharathiyar University G.O (1D) NO.268 Higher Education (H1) Department, dated 20.09.2012. 

2. B.Sc., Plant Biology & Plant Bio Technology of Madras University G.O.117, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 02.07.2013. 

3. B.Sc., (Botany) (Vocational Bio Technology) awarded by Periyar University G.O.(Ms)No.112, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 18.07.2014. 

4. B.Sc., (Special) in Botany (Specialisation in Industrial Microbiology ) awarded by Lady Doak College Madurai Kamaraj University 

5. B.Sc., Plant Biology & Plant Biotechnology awarded by Bharathidasan University and B.Sc Plant Biology & Plant Biotechnology (offered by St.Joseph’s College (Autonomous)) Trichy affiliated to Bharathidasan University G.O.(Ms)No.171, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 30.09.2014. 

6. B.Sc., Plant Biology & Plant Biotechnology awarded by St.Xavier’s College (Autonomous), Palayamkottai affiliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar University G.O.(Ms)No. 72, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 20.04.2015 

7. B.Sc., (Micro Biology) awarded by Bharathiyar University G.O.(Ms)No. 254, P&AR (R) Dept, dated 22.10.1998. 2 B.Sc., Chemistry 1. B.Sc., (Special) Chemistry with Cheminformatics awarded by Lady Doak College affiliated to MKU G.O.(Ms)No.232, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 18.11.2016. 2. M.Sc., Chemistry 5 year integrated courses offered by Annamalai University as equivalent to corresponding UG degree G.O.(Ms).No.75, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 30.06.2011 3. B.Sc., (Special) Chemistry semester Degree course of Lady Doak 18 3 B.Sc., Maths 1. B.Sc., Mathematics with Specialization in Computer Application degree awarded by Bharathidasan University G.O.(Ms)No. 270, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 31.12.2013 2. B.Sc., (Special) Mathematics offered by lady Doak College, MKU G.O.(Ms)No. 212, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 17.12.2014. 3. B.Sc., Mathematics with Computer Applications of Bharathiyar University G.O.(Ms)No. 72, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 20.04.2015 4. M.Sc., Mathematics 5 year integrated courses offered by Annamalai University G.O.(Ms).No.75, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 30.06.2011 5. B.Sc., Mathematics (Computer Applications) Degree awarded by Periyar University G.O.(Ms).No.33, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 12.02.2018 4 B.Sc., Physics 1. B.Sc (Special) Physics with Computer Application awarded by Madurai Kamaraj University G.O.(Ms)No.27,Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 13.02.2014. 2. B.Sc Physics with Computer Application awarded by Bharathiyar University 3. B.Sc Physics Electronics &Communication & Computer Application by Vivekananda College Autonomus Madurai Kamaraj University 4. B.Sc (Special) Physics awarded by Lady Doak College (Autonomous) affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University. G.O.(Ms)No. 116, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 22.07.2014. 5. B.Sc Physics with specialization in PC Hardware and networking awarded by Lady Doak College, affiliated Madurai Kamaraj University and B.Sc (Special) Physics with Computer Applications awarded by MKU 6. B.Sc Physics with specialization in Electronics awarded by Bharathidasan University. G.O.(Ms)No. 270, Higher Education (K2) Dept, dated 31.12.2013 7. M.Sc., Physics 5 year integrated courses offered by Annamalai University G.O.(Ms).No.75, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated 30.06.2011 

8. B.Sc., (Hons) Physics Degree course of Hansraj College affiliated to University of Delhi as equivalent to B.Sc., Physics Degree Course. G.O.(Ms).No.323, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 13.11.2017 19 5 B.Sc., Zoology 1. B.Sc., (Animal Science Bio-Technology) (2002-2003) G.O. (Ms) No. 104, Higher Education Department, dated 22.06.2012. 2. B.Sc., (Advanced Zoology & Bio- Technology 2005-2006) B.Sc (Zoology & Bio-Technology 2008-09) 3. B.Sc., (Advanced Zoology & Bio Technology), Madras University G.O.(Ms)No. 117, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 02.07.2013. 4. B.Sc., (Special) Zoology (Special in Bio- Technology) awarded by Lady Doak College, affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University G.O.(Ms)No.27,Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 13.02.2014. 5. B.Sc., Advanced Zoology & Bio- Technology) Manonmaniam Sundaranar University till 2009 -2010. (Subsequently the nomenclature of the said course has been changed as B.Sc. Zoology) 6. B.Sc., (Zoology with Bio-Technology) awarded by AVVM Sri Pushpam College, Autonomous, Bharathidasan University G.O.(Ms)No.112, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 18.07.2014. 7. B.Sc., (Advanced Zoology & Bio- Tecnology) awarded by Vivekananda College affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University. G.O.(Ms)No. 116, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 22.07.2014. 8. B.Sc., Environmental Zoology awarded by the Bharathidasan University G.O.(Ms)No. 58, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 15.04.2013 

9. B.Sc., Zoology Specialization in Bio- Technology offered by Holy Cross College (Autonomous) Trichy awarded by the Bharathidasan University. G.O.(Ms)No. 270, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 31.12.2013 10. B.Sc Applied Zoology semester course awarded by Madurai Kamaraj University . 11. B.Sc., Zoology (Vocational) awarded by Mother Teresa Women’s University G.O.(Ms)No. 72, Higher Education (K2) Department, 12. B.Sc., Advanced Zoology and dated 20.04.2015 Biotechnology (Sericulture) awarded by Manonmaniam Sundaranar University 13. B.Sc., (Zoology) with allied subject Viz., Vocational-Industrial Micro Biology awarded by Periyar University G.O.(Ms)No. 58, School Education (CC4(2)) Department, dated 01.03.2016 14. B.Sc., Zoology (Vocational Stream Sericulture) awarded by Periyar University G.O.(Ms)No. 232, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 18.11.2016 15. B.Sc., (Micro Biology) awarded by Bharathiyar University G.O.(Ms)No. 254, P&AR (R) Department, dated 22.10.1998. 20 16. B.Sc., Zoology (Animal Science and Animal Biotechnology) Degree course offered by Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College (Autonomous) Tiruchirapalli affiliated to Bharathidasan University. G.O.(Ms).No.33, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 12.02.2018 6 B.Sc., (Horticulture) B.Tech., (Horiticulture) Tamil Nadu Agricultural University G.O.(Ms)No.7, Agriculture Department, dated 10.01.2011. 7 B.Sc., (Statistics) 

1. M.Sc., Statistics with Computer Application (5 years Integrated Programme) awarded by Annamalai University equivalent to 3 years U.G and 2 years P.G. Statistics. G.O.(Ms)No.116, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 22. 07.2014. 2. M.Sc., Statistics with Computer Application (5 years Integrated Programme) awarded by Annamalai University is equivalent to 3 years U.G., and 2 years P.G. Degree in Statistics. 2. B.Sc (Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science) (Chosen Subjects) in Part II of the degree awarded by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi, AP G.O.(Ms)No. 232, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 18.11.2016. B. Stat., Degree course of various Autonomous Institutions affiliated to Bharathidasan University as equivalent to B.Sc., Statistics a) St. Joseph’s College, Trichy – B.Stat b) Kunthavai Naachiyar, Thanjavur – B.Stat c) Government Arts College, Karur – B.Stat d)Rajah Serfoji College, Thanajavur – B.Stat e) Periyar EVR College, Trichy – B.Stat G.O.(Ms).No.323, Higher Educ 21 (i) B.C.A awarded by Periyar University as equivalent to B.Sc., (Computer Science). (ii) B.Sc., (Information Science) awarded by Periyar University as equivalent to B.Sc (Computer Science) (iii) B.Sc Applied Science (Computer Technology) awarded by Periyar University as equivalent to B.Sc., (Computer Science) G.O.(Ms).No.55, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 15.03.2018 

11. i) B.Sc Mathematics ii) B.Sc Physics iii) B.Sc Chemistry iv) B.Sc Zoology The following Five Year Integrated courses offered by Annamalai University are considered as eligible to corresponding UG degrees v) M.Sc Mathematics vi) M.Sc Physics vii) M.Sc Chemistry viii) M.Sc Zoology G.O.(Ms.)No.75, P&AR(M) Department, dated 30.06.2011 

12. B.Sc(Environmen tal Science) The following Five year Integrated Courses awarded by Annamalai University are considered as eligible to corresponding Under Graduate Degree M.Sc(Environmental Science) G.O.(Ms.)No.25, Higher Education(K2) Department, dated 22.02.2013 

13. B.E (Chemical Engineering) B.Tech (Petrochemical Technology Bharathidasan University G.O.(Ms) No.178, Higher Education(J1) Department, dated 17.07.2015

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