ISBN 9789384089306,Board + PMT Foundation - Biology (Class 8) 3rd Edition

Board + PMT Foundation - Biology (Class 8) 3rd Edition


Disha Experts


Disha Publication



Disha Publication

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789384089306

ISBN-10 9384089303


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 260 Pages
Language (English)

Engineering: general

A strong foundation is what sets apart winners from the losers.

Most of the competitive exams are designed to test the aptitude, comprehension or the analytical abilities of students. The basic difference between boards and competitive exams is that where the boards are focused on the knowledge and understanding of a subject the competitive exams are focused on the application and analysis of the subject. Dishas Board + PMT Foundation - Biology (Class 8) are designed with a balance between the two. The book will act as a bridge between boards and competitions.

The book deals with the concept in detail discussing all important aspects of the topic. The theory is empowered with the inclusion of

Check Points.

Think it over.

Do you know?

Knowledge enhancer.

Idea box.

In the lab.

Fun time.

Mind Map.


Another powerful aspect of the book is its exercises. Exercise 1 includes a lot of formative and summative exercises based on the new pattern of education. The book contains around 750 formative and summative questions. The various types of questions included are

Fill in the blanks.

True / False.

Matching based question.

Very short answer questions.

Short answer questions.

Long answer questions.

HOTs questions.

Passage fillers.

Open ended questions.

Activity based questions.


Exercise 2 has been specifically prepared for competitive exams and is based on the new pattern of these exams. The book contains around 325 competition level questions divided into 6 types of questions. The various types of questions incorporated are

Multiple choice questions (MCQ 1 correct).

MCQs with more than 1 option correct.

Passage based questions.

Assertion reason type questions.

Multiple matching.

Subjective questions.


Solutions to selected questions have been provided at the end of each chapter.
Table of Contents :- 
1. Crop Production & Management
2. Micro - Organisms
3. Conservation of Plants and Animals
4. Life Processes
5. Cell - Structure and Function
6. Reproduction in Animals
7. Reaching the Age of Adolescence
8. Tissues
9. Diversity in Living Organisms
10. Genetics