The National Talent Search Examination is a scholarship program at the national level in India for identifying students with academic talent. It is only for students of Class X and is organized by NCERT. This exam is widely recognized across the country as it is the most prestigious examination at the high school level in India. The exam contains three sections, namely the MAT, the SAT and the Interview.
A Comprehensive Manual for NTSE National Talent Search Examination: MAT + SAT Including English Language Test Useful for Stage 1 & 2 (Class - 10) book has three parts to its credit and each part looks into a specialized domain of the test. The first part handles the MAT syllabus. This section of the book engages readers and tests their mental ability. Here, verbal and non-verbal intelligence that manifests in reasoning abilities is the mainstay. The first part ends with five practice papers and solutions for 3 of the papers.
The second part tackles the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), which involves the testing of various disciplines that are intimate with the syllabi of high school subjects such as Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Mathematics, Geography, History, Economics, and Political Science. These subjects are the main points of focus in the book. There is a specific section of the book that is completely dedicated to the component of the English language test. The last part of the book consists of the NTSE 2013 question papers that are relevant to both stages of the test.
A Comprehensive Manual for NTSE National Talent Search Examination: MAT + SAT Including English Language Test Useful for Stage 1 & 2 (Class - 10) combines several advantages to render it most useful to the aspirants of the examination.