This article is write for the UP Board students who are in 12th standard Arts stream can check the syllabus of English, History, Geography & Economics syllabus Unit wise & Topics in the Exam 2018. The official website of Uttar Pradesh State Board is upmsp.edu.in
UP Board 12th Arts Syllabus 2018 All Subjects
There are so many subjects in the 12th Arts. The main subjects in the 12t arts are English, History, Geography & Economics etc. So if you are studying the same class, then you must know that the exam is going to be conducted in the same manner. The syllabus can be seen one after another in the same article. lease check the details from here.
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UP MSP English Syllabus Unit Wise 2018
The course Distribution is written as below. The marks are distributed in the exam for all the sections. There are total three sections in the English exam. The table written below will provide you all the details.
|Name of the Section||Marks Distributed|
|Section A ( Reading Skills ) Reading unseen prose passages and note making||20 Marks|
|Section B (Advanced Writing Skills )||35 Marks|
| Section C (Prescribed Books)|
(ii) Supplementary Reader – Vistass
Topics are written in the table for more detailsed information.
|Name of the Unit||Topics|
|Reading unseen Passages and Note-making|
Two unseen passages with a variety of questions including 03 marks for vocabulary such a
formation and inferring meaning and 05 marks for note-making.
The total length of the two passages will be between 950-1200 words. The passages wil
two of the following:
e.g. instructions, descriptions, reports.
involving opinion e.g. argumentative, persuasive or interpretative text.
e.g. extract from fiction, drama, poetry, essay or biography
Advanced Writing Skills
(a) business or official letters (for making enquiries, registering complaints, asking for and giving information, placing orders and sending replies):
(b) letters to the editor (giving suggestions on an issue)
(c) application for a job
UP State Board History Syllabus 2018 Topic & marks Distribution.
History syllabus is divided into three sections. The candidates who have studied History & checking for the syllabus can be downloaded from here. The sections of syllabus are divided into three parts. Check the details below.
- Section A: Archaeology & Ancient India (25 Marks) :- Units 1 – 4
- Section B: Medieval India (30 Marks) :- Units 5 – 9
- Section C: Modern India ((45 Marks):- Units 10 – 15 , Unit 16 : Map Work
Themes in Indian History
|Name of the Unit||Topics|
| SECTION A: ARCHAEOLOGY &|
| The Story of the First Cities:|
| Broad overview: Early urban centres|
Story of discovery: Harappan civilization
Excerpt: Archaeological report on a major site
Discussion: how it has been utilized by
| Political and Economic History: How|
Inscriptions tell a story
| Broad overview: Political and economic history from the Mauryan to the Gupta period|
Story of discovery: Inscriptions and the decipherment of the script. Shifts in the under standing of political and economic history.
Excerpt: Asokan inscription and Gupta period and grant.
Discussion: Interpretation of inscriptions by historians
|Social Histories: Using the Mahabharata|| Broad overview: Issues in social history, including caste, class, kinship and gender|
Story of discovery: Transmission and publications of the Mahabharat
Excerpt: from the Mahabharata, illustrating how it has been used by historians.Discussion: Other sources for reconstructing social history.
|A History of Buddhism: Sanchi Stupa|| Broad overview:|
(a) A brief review of religious histories of Vedic religion, Jainism, Vaisnavism, Saivism.(b) Focus on Buddhism
Story of discovery: Sanchi stupa
Excerpt: Reproduction of sculptures from Sanchi
Discussion: Ways in which sculpture has been interpreted by historians, other sources for reconstructing the history of Buddhism
|SECTION B: MEDIEVAL INDIA|
|Agrarian Relations|| Broad overview:|
(a) Structure of agrarian
relations in the 16th and 17th centuries.(b) Patterns of change over the period.
Story of Discovery: Account of the compilation and translation of Ain-i-AkbariExcerpt: from the Ain-i-AkbariDiscussion: Ways in which historians have used the text to reconstruct history.
| The Mughal Court: Reconstructing|
Histories through Chronicles
| Broad Overview:|
(a) Outline of political history 15th-17th centuries.(b) Discussion of the Mughal court and politics.
Story of Discovery:
Account of the production of court chronicles, and ‘their subsequent
translation and transmission.
Excerpts: from the Akbarnama and Padshahnama.
Discussion: Ways in which historians have used the texts to reconstruct political histories
|New Architecture: Hampi|| Broad Overview:|
(a) Outline of new buildings during Vijayanagar period-temples, forts, irrigation facilities.(b) Relationship between architecture and the political system.. Story of Discovery: Account of how Hampi was foundExcerpt: Visuals of buildings at HampiDiscussion: Ways in which historians have analyzed and interpreted these structures
| Religious Histories: The Bhakti-Sufi|
| Broad Overview:|
(a) Outline of religious developments during this period.(b) Ideas and practices of the Bhakti-Sufi saints.
Story of Transmission: How Bhakti-Sufi compositions have been preserved.
Extracts from selected Bhakti Sufi works.
Ways in which these have been interpreted by historians
| Medieval Society Through Travellers’|
| Broad Overview:|
Outline of social and cultural life as they appear in travellers’
Story of their writings: A discussion of where they travelled, why they travelled, what they wrote, and for whom they wrote.
Excerpts: from Alberuni, Ibn Batuta, Bernier.Discussion: What these travel accounts can tell us and how they have been interpreted by historians
|SECTION C: MODERN INDIA|
| Colonialism and-Rural Society: Evidence|
from Official Reports
|Representations of 1857, Colonialism and Indian Towns, Mahatma Gandhi through Contemporary Eyes, Partition through Oral Sources , The Making of the Constitution , Map Work on Units 1-15|
Uttar Pradesh Geography syllabus Unit Wise 2018 Topics
|Unit 1: Human Geography||Nature and Scope|
|Unit 2: People|
|Unit 3: Human Activities|
|Unit 4: Transport, Communication and Trade|
|Unit 5: Human Settlements||Settlement types – rural and urban; morphology of cities (case study) distribution of mega cities; problems of human settlements in developing countries.|
|Part B. India: People and Economy|
|Unit 7: People|
|Unit 8: Human Settlements|
|Unit 9: Resources and Development|
|Unit 10: Transport, Communication and International|
| Unit 11: Geographical Perspective on Selected Issue|
s and Problems
|Unit 12||Map work|
UP State Board ECONOMICS syllabus Unit Wise 2018 Examinations
The topics are written here for students who are studying economics in the same. The topics can be seen from here.
|Part A : Introductory Microeconomics|
|Unit 1: Introduction|| What is an economy? Central problems of an economy : what, how and for|
whom to produce;
concepts of production possibility frontier and opportunity cost.
Distinctions between(a) planned and market economies,(b) positive and normative perspectives in economics, and
(c) microeconomics and macroeconomics .(Non-evaluative topics: Some basic tools in the study of economics – equation of a line, slope
|Unit 2: Consumer Equilibrium and Demand|| Consumer’s equilibrium – meaning of utility, marginal utility, law|
of diminishing marginal utility,
conditions of consumer’s equilibrium using marginal utility analysis.
Indifference curve analysis of consumer’s equilibrium-the consumer’s
budget (budget set and budget line), preferences of the consumer (indifference curve, indifference map) and conditions of
Demand, market demand, determinants of demand, demand schedule, demand curve , movement along and shifts in the demand curve; price elasticity of demand – factors affecting price elasticity of
demand; measurenment of price elasticity of demand –(a) percentage -change method and(b) geometric method (linear demand curve); relationship between pr
ice elasticity of demand and total expenditure.
|Unit 3: Producer Behaviour and Supply|| Production function: Total Product, Average Product and Marginal Product.|
Returns to a Factor.
Cost and Revenue: Short run costs – total cost, total fixed cost,
total variable cost; Average fixed cost,
average variable cost and marginal cost-meaning and their relationship.
Revenue – total, average and marginal revenue.
Producer’s equilibrium-meaning and its conditions-under(a) total revenue-total cost approach and(b) marginal revenue-marginal cost approach. Supply, market supply, determinants of supply, supply schedule, supply curve, movements along
and shifts in supply curve, price elasticity of supply;
measurement of price elasticity of supply –
(a) percentagechange method and
(b) geometric methods.
|Unit 4: Forms of Market and Price Determination|| Perfect competition – meaning and features.|
Market Equilibrium under perfect competition – Determination of equilibr
ium price, Effects of shifts
in demand and supply.
Non – Competitive Markets – monopoly, monopolistic competition, oligopoly – their meanings and features.
|Unit 5:||Simple applications of Tools of demand and supply|
|Part B : Introductory Macroeconomics|
|Unit 6: National Income and related aggregates|| Macroeconomics: Its meaning.|
Some basic concepts of macroeconomics: consumption goods, capital goods, final goods, intermediate goods; stocks and flows; gross investment and depreciation. Circular flow of income; Methods of calculating National Income –
Value Added or Product method,
Expenditure method, Income method.
Concepts and aggregates related to National Income:
Gross National Product (GNP), Net National Product (NNP), Gross and Net D
omestic Product (GDP
and NDP) – at market price, at factor cost; National Disposa
ble Income (gross and net), Private
Income, Personal Income and Personal Disposable Income; Real and N
ominal GDP. GDP and Welfare
|Unit 7: Money and Banking|| Money – its meaning and function.|
Supply of money – Currency held by the public and net demand deposits held by commercial banks.
Money creation by the commercial banking system.
Central banking and its functions (example of the Reserve Bank of India).
|Unit 8: Determination of Income and Employment|| Aggregate demand and its components.|
Propensity to consume and propensity to save (average and marginal).
Short–run fixed price in product market, equilibrium output; investment or output multiplier and the multiplier mechanism. Meaning of full employment and involuntary unemployment.
Problems of excess demand and deficient demand; measures to correct them – change in government spending, availability of credit.
|Unit 9: Government Budget and the Economy|| Government budget – meaning, objectives and components.|
Classification of receipts – revenue receipt and capital receipt; classification of expenditure – revenue expenditure and capital expenditure. Various measures of government deficit – revenue deficit, fiscal deficit, primary deficit:their
meaning and implications.
|Unit 10: Balance of Payments||Balance of payments account – meaning and components; balance of payments deficit-meaning. Foreign exchange rate – meaning of fixed and flexible rates and managed floating. Determination of exchange rate in a free market.|