# NTSE EXAM APPROACHING!!!!!!

Hi everyone! as all my buddies on brilliant that are presently in class 10 would be knowing that NTSE exam is near i would like all of you to share your ideas over how you have been preparing for NTSE . This will help all of us and we can easily qualify for the second round . anyone who has given the NTSE exam earlier can share his experience with all of us so that we can learn more and more till the exam comes.

Note by Palash Som
5 years, 4 months ago

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Hello to all my fellow Brillianteers! I am a student of class 10 and am going to give NTSE this year from Chhattisgarh I wanted to ask all of you a simple query- I have heard that for SSC of stage 1 we should refer to state board books. IS this true? If yes do you know from where these books can be arranged(govt doesn't sell them in normal shops i think)? And which classes have more weight age in social(6,7,8 or 9 and 10) ? @Aaron Jerry Ninan @Thomas Jacob @Rishabh Bhatnagar @Satwik Banchhor

- 1 year, 10 months ago

Rajasthan 135 /140 for general category

- 3 years, 10 months ago

131/140. Uttar Pradesh. Did I make it? :/

- 5 years, 3 months ago

if its true than i must tell you that cut off in UP is very very less last year it was near 110 / 140 so its clear!

- 5 years, 3 months ago

REALLY A LUCKY man Sst was too easy

- 5 years, 3 months ago

ALL SET FOR NTSE !

- 5 years, 3 months ago

Wow! Really?

- 5 years, 3 months ago

how's prep going on; @shubhendra singh , @Palash Som and@Krishna Ar and please give me some tips for what to study

- 5 years, 4 months ago

Prep's nice. :D...How much have you studied? I dont think starting now , is going to be of any help.

- 5 years, 4 months ago

just studhing the NCERT SST

- 5 years, 4 months ago

Yeah its up to you to complete your portions

- 5 years, 4 months ago

Yeah but english is also important

- 5 years, 4 months ago

Well , according to me, NATIONALISM IN INDIA, VIETNAM, EUROPE are important and also ECONOMICS of class 9 as well.I am scared about the english part

- 5 years, 4 months ago

friends i got a question paper of NTSE U.P. ?

- 5 years, 4 months ago

i am from MP

- 5 years, 4 months ago

hey SOCIAL is the damn shit,ITS....... Someone please Help me as i can mange maths ,But... Not Social

- 5 years, 4 months ago

First please tell me if you're in 10th.. How can a 19 year old write NTSE?

- 5 years, 4 months ago

By mistake I gave wrong age o facebook

- 5 years, 4 months ago

actually I'm 14

- 5 years, 4 months ago

oh

- 5 years, 4 months ago

how's prep going on; @Krishna Ar , @shubhendra singh and @Palash Som and please give me some tips for what to study

- 5 years, 4 months ago

@Mehul Chaturvedi just stick to NCERT of Class 9 and 10 especially for Social Sc. Study SST as much as you can because if you score good in social you will have greater chances of getting selected. And Best of Luck Give your best .

- 5 years, 4 months ago

HAHA! XD...I must say as the others say the culprit is Social Science. In TN you wouldn't believe but cutoff for General Cat. is 133/140. Its too damn high and missing a few questions will cost y'er a lot. Since each state has different syllabi I dont think my ranting here would help. FYI- We don't even have access to sample papers or last year paper. :( Anyway -Best of Luck and wish me the same too. We'll meet here on 2nd November again.

- 5 years, 4 months ago

Really!! What books to refer for NTSE? I am going to try to attempt NTSE this year and I am also from TN. Please help me and could you refer some websites for preparation. Thank you in advance @Krishna Ar

- 3 years, 10 months ago

You can refer to the book of TATA Mcgraw hill education because it is really useful and very clear for MAT . For SAT you have to study state board books of class 10 and class 9 . Unfortunately, it is a great disadvantage for CBSE students

- 3 years, 9 months ago

Thank you @Sriram Venkatesan . Is the state board and cbse syllabus very different and is it true that icse syllabus are also included?

- 3 years, 9 months ago

- 3 years, 9 months ago

social syllabus is about 95 % different especially history which includes participation of tamil leaders in freedom struggle and about tamilnadu geography ..... maths and science is more or less the same . I am not sure if icse sylllabus is also included in NTSE

- 3 years, 9 months ago

Thank you @Sriram Venkatesan and I refered to this link which said icse syllabus is also included. http://www.tnpscportal.in/2014/08/tamilnadu-national-talent-search-examination-november-notification.html

- 3 years, 9 months ago

Are you enrolled in coaching

- 3 years, 10 months ago

Yes

- 3 years, 9 months ago

How many candidates get selected from TN?

- 5 years, 4 months ago

From General group its always less than 70 coz there's reservation for SC/ST/Ortho. Total is 256.

- 5 years, 4 months ago

@Krishna Ar the cut-off is quite less:) here in Rajasthan last year it was just 118/140. And best of luck :)!!!!

- 5 years, 4 months ago

Ooh..15 marks lesser..lucky :(

- 5 years, 4 months ago

sure @Krishna Ar

- 5 years, 4 months ago

@Palash Som I am too writting NTSE this year that's why only on a 2 :( day streak. Best of Luck to you, @avn bha and all other participants . May the best students qualify..........and by the way which state are you appearing from????

- 5 years, 4 months ago

- 5 years, 4 months ago

i would be giving NTSE this year in a couple of days and i am not sure about my selection as i am not at all good at social science. the MAT and SAT portions everyone manages to score well but the problem lies in social science . so study social hard . best of luck!

- 5 years, 4 months ago

Which state are you from? @avn bha

- 5 years, 4 months ago

Best of luck to you tooo.!!!! give your best!

- 5 years, 4 months ago

you are really correct ! i checked few sample papers and last year exam paper MAT was easy , maths was easy science was fine and SST was pretty hard .

- 5 years, 4 months ago