Tamil Nadu State Board for Class 9 (2018-19)

Tamilnadu board of Secondary Education falls under the Department of Education, Government of Tamilnadu established in 1910. They conduct three board examinations in total, end of class 10, 11, 12. Results of class 11 and 12 are combined together to assign ranks for joining professional courses.

TamilNadu State Council of Educational Research and Training (TNSCERT) is an organization which designs, executes and revise the curriculum. TNSCERT has created and clustered different subjects for different classes, ranging from 1 to 12. Here each subject is further classified into chapters for simplicity and better understanding.

At the beginning of class 9, the child develops a dilemma about what stream to choose after class 10. If a child wants to opt for science, then the child has to prepare for many crucial entrance exams. One of the major compulsions for cracking the entrance exams is a firm understanding of fundamental and mental aptitude, this requires effort from the beginning of class 9 itself.

Class 9 is mostly about learning different topics with lots of new subjectivity involved. The Board has designed the content in a way that, it makes the learning process more linear, easier, yet building a very firm foundation of knowledge in students for getting promoted to next class.

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Practise This Question

Match the following

1. Sound waves                                              (i) Mechanical wave

2. Light waves                                                (ii) Non-mechanical waves

3. Waves on a string                                      (iii) Transverse waves

                                                                         (iv) Longitudinal waves