Written strictly according to the syllabus prescribed by the CBSE, for class X, the book covers the practical experiments in a clear manner.
Summary Of The Book
Aimed at students of CBSE class X, the manual is the result of cooperative effort and is designed to meet the present needs of students.
Clear and concise, this guide is prepared in accordance with the latest syllabus and guidelines. The authors have included the basic concepts related to each experiment. Laboratory Manual Science: Including Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) To Test the Practical Skills (Class-X) also has step-wise procedures for each experiment.
The observation tables are presented in detail and properly labelled diagrams are included. The authors have taken care to mention the safety and precaution measures that need to be followed for each experiment.
The multiple choice questions for the written test on each of the practical experiment is helpful for students to understand each experiment better. The questions for the viva voce is a good source of information for the students.
All the chapters are structured into sections. This laboratory manual begins with an introduction and has chapters related to the pH of solution, properties of acids and bases, types of chemical reactions, reflection and refraction of light image, formation by a convex lens and study of homology and analogy.
The manual includes topics like reactivity of metals, temporary mount preparation, photosynthesis and respiration. Other chapters like electric current, resistance and potential difference, properties of acetic acid are also explored by the authors in an objective manner.
The saponification reaction for preparation of soap, the cleaning capacity of soap in soft and hard water, binary fission and budding, refraction through a prism, identification of parts of an embryo of dicot seed are some of the other sections included in the manual. Three sample papers and an appendix on microscopes is also included in this manual.
Published in 2013, this latest edition is a good companion for conducting safe and accurate experiments.
About the Authors
A prominent figure in the field of education, Yash Pal is the author of other books like Secondary Biology (First and Second Term of Class IX) and Laboratory Manual Science: Including Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) to Test the Practical Skills (Class-X).
An expert in the field of chemistry, R. R. Mishra is the author of Secondary Chemistry and An Introduction to Chemical Thermodynamics.
R. S. Mittal has written laboratory manuals for class 10, 11 and 12.
Neetu Singh is the author of other books like Operating System, Secondary Physics (First and Second Term of Class X), Objective Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering: Diploma Level.
S. C. Maheshwari has written World's Finest Political Wit And Humour and other manuals for students.
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