SYLLABUS OF PA EXAM 2012 (DIRECT RECRUITMENT)
25 Questions on General Knowledge - Questions on current events, sports, history, geography, basic economics, general polity, Indian Constitution, science environment etc. - 25 Marks
25 Questions on Mathematics of matriculation standard which may cover number system, simplification, decimals, corrections, simple and compound interest, per centage, average, profit & loss, discount,menstruation, time & work and time & distance etc. - 25 Marks
25 Questions on English covering grammar (prepositions, adverbs,
conjunction,direct/ indirect speech, singular & plural, tenses,
antonyms/synonyms etc - 25 Marks
25 Questions on Reasoning and analytical Ability - 25 Marks.
Computer/ Typing Test (Paper-II): The Typing Test shall be for a duration of 30 minutes (15 minutes each for Typewriting and data entry) consisting of one passage of 450 words in English or 375 words in Hindi to be typed with a minimum speed of 30/25 words per minute respectively & Data entry of some figures and letters each carrying equal marks on Computers. The typing test and test of data entry operations will be conducted on Computer key board but not on type writer.