# BCECE 2014 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Updated on: May 6, 2014

The Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE 2014) will be conducted in two stages. The first stage of BCECE 2014 will be conducted on

**13 April, 2014**and BCECE (second stage) will be held on**18 May, 2014**.The exam pattern for BCECE 2014 will be follows:

The exam would have four sections: physics, chemistry, biology and mathematics. Engineering aspirants must attempt the physics, chemistry and mathematics sections (PCM) while the medical aspirants must attempt the physics, chemistry and biology sections (PCB).

The exam would have four sections: physics, chemistry, biology and mathematics. Engineering aspirants must attempt the physics, chemistry and mathematics sections (PCM) while the medical aspirants must attempt the physics, chemistry and biology sections (PCB).

BCECE 2014 Phase 2 exam will be conducted according to the following schedule:

- Physics - 9 a.m. to 10.30 a.m.
- Chemistry - 11 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
- Mathematics - 2 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.
- Biology - 4 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.

Each subject would have 100 questions for 4 marks each. Wrong answers will result in negative marking (-1).

The main topics to be covered in each section are given below:

**Physics syllabus**

- Physical world and measurement
- Kinematics
- Laws of motion
- Work, energy and power
- Motion of system of particles and rigid body
- Gravitation
- Properties of bulk matter
- Heat and thermodynamiccs
- Behaviour of perfect gas and kinetic theory
- Oscillations and waves
- Current electricity
- Magnatic effects of current and magnetism
- Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
- Electromagnetic waves
- Optics
- Dual nature of matter and radiation
- Atoms and nuclei
- Electronic devices
- Communication systems

**Chemistry syllabus**

- Some basis concepts of chemistry
- Structure of atom
- Classification of elements and periodicity in properties
- Chemical bonding and molecular structure
- States of matter: gases and liquids
- Thermodynamics
- Equilibrium
- Redox reactions
- Hydrogen
- S-Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals)
- Group 1 and Group 2 elements
- Preparation and properties of some important compounds
- Some p-block elements
- General introduction of p-block element
- Organic chemistry
- Some basic principles and techniques
- Hydrocarbons
- Classification of hydrocarbons
- Environmental chemistry
- Environmental pollution
- Solid state
- Solutions
- Electrochemistry
- Chemical kinetics
- Surface chemistry
- General principles and processes of isolation of elements
- P-block elements
- D-and f-block elements
- Haloalkanes and haloarenes
- Alcohols, phenols and ethers
- Aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids
- Organic compounds containing nitrogen
- Biomolecules
- Polymers
- Chemistry in everyday life

**Mathematics syllabus**

1. SETS AND FUNCTIONS

- Sets
- Relation and functions
- Trigonometric functions

2.ALGEBRA

- Principle of mathematical induction
- Complex numbers and quadratic equations
- Linear inequalities
- Permutation and combination
- Binomial theorem
- Sequence and series

3. CO-ORDINATE GEOMETRY(I)

- Straight lines
- Conic section
- Introduction to three-dimensional geometry

4. CALCULUS(I)

- Limits and derivatives

5. MATHEMATICAL RESONING

- Mathematical reasoning

6. STATISTICS & PROBABILITY (I)

- Statistics
- Probability

7. RELATIONS AND FUNCTIONS

- Relations and functions
- Inverse trigonometrics functions

8. ALGEBRA (II)

- Matrices
- Determinants

9. CALCULUS (II)

- Continuity and differentiability
- Applications of derivatives
- Integrals
- Applications of the integrals
- Integrals
- Applications of the integrals
- Differential equations

10. VECTORS ANDTHREE DIMENSIONAL GEOMETRY

- Vectors
- Three-dimensional geometry

11. LINEAR PROGRAMMING

- Linear programming

12. PROBABILITY (II)

- Probability

**Biology syllabus**

- DIVERSITY IN LIVING WORLD
- STRUCTURAL ORGANISATION IN ANIMALS AND PLANTS
- CELL:STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION
- PLANT PHYSIOLOGY
- HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY

Sexual Reproduction - GENETICS AND EVOLUTION
- BIOLOGY AND HUMAN WELFARE
- BIOTECHNOLOGY AND ITS APPLICATIONS
- ECOLOGY and ENVIRONMENT

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