Forest Section Officer - SPLessons

FSO Exam Pattern

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FSO Exam Pattern

Forest Section Officer – FSO Exam Pattern

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TSPSC has invited applications from qualified aspirants for recruitment of 90 Forest Section Officers in 2017. The selection procedure involves: Written Exam (Online/OMR), Walking Test and a Medical Test for the recruitment of FSO’s.

Understanding the FSO Exam Pattern and exam syllabus will help the candidates in devising effective preparation strategies. Speed/Time management is vital in obtaining a good score in any competitive exam and hence, analysis of exam pattern and syllabus is very crucial to be able to complete the exams and preparation in the stipulated time. Forest Section Officer written objective exam  has 2 papers : General Knowledge and General Mathematics as shown in the table below. The FSO exam pattern is as shown in the table.

Examination Type Paper Name No. of Questions Max Marks Duration
Objective Type Paper I
General Knowledge
100 100 90 minutes
Objective Type Paper II
General Mathematics
100 100 90 Minutes
Total 200 200 3 hrs

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The table below provides the list of topics included in the FSO GK section. For additional info on FSO syllabus

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S.NO Paper 1 General Knowledge
1 Current Affairs
2 General Science in everyday life
3 Environmental issues and Disaster Management
4 Geography and Economy of India and Telangana
5 Indian Political System and Government
6 Indian Constitution Salient Features
7 Modern Indian History with a focus on Indian National Movement
8 Society Culture Heritage Arts and Literature of Telangana
9 Policies of Telangana State
10 History of Telangana and Telangana Movement
11 Ethics Sensitivity to Gender and Weaker Sections social awareness

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The table below provides the list of topics included in the FSO GM section. For additional info on FSO syllabus

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S.NO Paper 2 General Mathematics
1 Arithmetic
2 Algebra
3 Trigonometry
4 Geometry
5 Mensuration
6 Statistics


TSPSC – FSO 2017 – Related Information
TSPSC – FSO 2017 – General Knowledge Model Questions
TSPSC – FSO 2017 – General Mathematics Model Questions