ISBN 9789384089276,Board + PMT / IIT - JEE Foundation Physics (Class 8) 3rd Edition

Board + PMT / IIT - JEE Foundation Physics (Class 8) 3rd Edition


Disha Experts


Disha Publication



Disha Publication

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789384089276

ISBN-10 9384089273


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 328 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 / IIT - JEE Foundation Physics (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: 

1. Check points

2. Think it over

3. Do you know? 

4. Illustrations

5. Idea box 

6. Note

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 1200 formative and summative questions. The various types of questions included are

1. Fill in the Blanks

2. True / False

3. Matching based question

4. Very short answer questions

5. Short answer questions

6. Long answer questions

7. HOTs questions

8. Passage fillers

9. Open Ended questions

10. Activity based questions

11. Chart based questions

12. Cross word puzzle questions

Exercise 2 has been specifically prepared for competitive exams and is based on the new pattern of these exams. The book contains around 600 competition level questions divided into 6 types of questions. The various types of questions incorporated are:

1. Multiple choice questions (MCQ 1 correct) 

2. MCQs with more than 1 option correct

3. Passage based questions

4. Assertion reason type questions

5. Multiple matching

6. Subjective questions

Solutions to selected questions have been provided at the end of each chapter.

Table of contents : -

1. Measurement

2. Motion

3. Laws of Motion

4. Work, Energy, Power and Simple Machines

5. Gravitation

6. Fluid Mechanics

7. Heat

8. Waves and Sound

9. Light

10. Electricity

11. Magnetism

12. Sources of Energy