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# Lead Trust LTSE 2021 Talent Search Exam : leadtrust.in

** Organisation **: Lead Trust

**: LTSE 2021 Lead Talent Search Exam**

__Scholarship Name__**: Students Completing 10th STD Exam in 2020**

__Applicable For__**: Jan 30th 2021 & Feb 7th 2021**

__Exam Held On__**: http://leadtrust.in/**

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## Lead Trust LTSE

LTSE 2021 – the 12th consecutive Lead Talent Search Exam. And keeping safety of everyone in mind, this time it is completely Online!!

LEAD Trust is an educational NGO that was formed in 2009 to uplift the academic excellence of the educationally and economically backward students in India.

## Who Can Apply?

All students who are going to appear for the 10th grade exam in that year. The student can be from any caste, religion, ethnicity, or other backgrounds. Both male and female students can write the exam.

## Exam Date

** Mock Exam (online) – 2:00 PM IST, Sun, Jan 10th 2021

** Test Option 1 (online) – 2:00 PM IST, Sat, Jan 30th 2021

** Test Option 2 (online) – 2:00 PM IST, Sun, Feb 7th 2021

## How to Apply?

Just follow the below steps to apply for the LTSE 2021 .

** Step 1 **: Go to the official website of Lead Trust through the URL http://leadtrust.in/index.php

**: Then click on the “Register For LTSE” link in the top of the home page**

__Step 2__** Step 3 **: Fill the registration form with the required details and finally click on the “Submit” button

** Note **:

** Only 1 Application can be submitted with 1 Mobile Number.

** Kindly use Valid Mobile number and Email Id.

## Registration Fees

** Registration Fees Rs. 50/-.

** Fee Needs to be paid at the Exam Center.

## Exam Pattern

** This is a 2-3 hours objective-type exam designed to evaluate the students’ grasp of concepts in the fields of Maths/Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Logical Reasoning.

** The exams cover areas that are normally taught to students in the 8th, 9th and 10th grades by any educational board in India.

** All questions are of objective type, and the students need to answer them in an OMR sheet.

** Requirements **:

Currently studying in 10th grade. Decent, stable internet connection. Need to have a Gmail account. For more info, see the FAQ section

** Note **:

After registration, you’ll receive links to join our Google Group and Telegram Channel. We’ll share more details through them. Please do join.

## Selection Process

Students will be selected by the Partner colleges based on the following criteria

** LTSE score

** 10th class scores – when they are available

** 9th class score – minimum 60% is required in the appropriate subjects

** Face-to-face interview – this usually happens after all the 10th board exams have finished, and is conducted in 3-4 different places – one each in Kerala, North and South Karnataka

## Syllabus

Due to the Covid pandemic, schools have lost valuable time throughout the world. In view of that, the Central Board of Secondary Education in India had decided to reduce the 10th class syllabus by about 30%.

While no study units have actually been reduced, certain sub-topics within those units have been removed completely. With that in mind, we will also base the LTSE questions on this reduced 10th grade syllabus. Please note that there will be no reduction in the 9th grade syllabus.

Please use the following as a guide to prepare for LTSE 2021. Also, we highly recommend that you attempt all the Mock tests that are being offered, because they’ll help you better understand the quality of questions to expect in the final exam.

**Mathematics** :

**Class IX** :

** Number System – rational number, irrational numbers, real numbers and their decimal expansions, representing real numbers on number line, operations on real numbers, laws of exponent for real numbers.

** Polynomials – polynomials in one variable, zeros of a polynomial, remainder theorem, factorisation of polynomials, algebraic identities.

** Coordinate Geometry – Cartesian system, plotting a point in the plane if its coordinates are given.

** Linear Equation in Two Variables – linear equations, solution of a linear equation, graph of a linear equation in two variables, equation of lines parallel to x-axis and y-axis

** Introduction to Euclid’s Geometry – Euclid’s definitions, axioms and postulates, equivalent versions of Euclid’s fifth postulate

** Lines and Angles – basic terms and definitions, intersecting lines and non-intersecting lines, pairs of angles, parallel lines and a transversal, lines parallel to the same line, angle sum property of a triangle

** Triangles – congruence of triangles, criteria for congruence of triangles, some properties of a triangle, inequalities in a triangle

** Quadrilaterals – angle sum property of a quadrilateral, types of quadrilateral, properties of a parallelogram, condition for a quadrilateral to be a parallelogram, the mid-point theorem

** Areas of Parallelograms and Triangles – figures on the same base and between the same parallels, parallelograms on the same base and between the same parallels, triangles on the same base and between the same parallels

** Circles – circles and its related terms, angle subtended by a chord at a point, perpendicular from the centre to a chord, circle through three points, equal chords and their distances from the centre, angle subtended by an arc of a circle, cyclic quadrilaterals

** Heron’s Formula – area of a triangle by Heron’s formula, application of Heron’s formula in finding area of quadrilaterals

** Surface Areas and Volumes – surface area of a cuboid, cube, right circular cylinder, right circular cone and sphere, volume of a cuboid, cylinder, right circular cone and sphere

** Statistics – collection of data, presentation of data, graphical representation of data, measures of central tendency

** Probability – experimental approach to probability

**Class X** :

** Real Numbers – Euclid’s division lemma, the fundamental theorem of arithmetic, revisiting irrational numbers, revisiting rational numbers and their decimal expansions

** Polynomials – Geometrical meaning of the zeroes of a polynomial, relationship between zeroes of a polynomial and coefficients of a polynomial, division algorithm for polynomials

** Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables – graphical method of solution of a pair of linear equations, algebraic methods of solving a pair of linear equations, equations reducible to pair of linear equations in two variables

** Quadratic Equations – Solution of a quadratic equation by factorisation, solution of a quadratic equation by completing the square, nature of roots

** Arithmetic Progressions – nth term of an AP, sum of first n terms of an AP

** Triangles – similar figures, similarity of triangles, criteria for similarity of triangles, areas of similar triangles, Pythagoras theorem

** Coordinate Geometry – distance formula, section formula

** area of a triangle (deleted)

** Introduction to Trigonometry – trigonometric ratios, trigonometric ratios of some specific angles, trigonometric identities

** trigonometric ratios of complementary angles (deleted)

** Some Applications of Trigonometry – heights and distances

** Circles – tangent to a circle, number of tangents from a point on a circle

** Areas Related to Circles – perimeter and area of a circle, areas of sector and segment of a circle, areas of combinations of plane figures

** Surface Areas and Volumes – surface area of a combination of solids, volume of a combination of solids, conversion of solid from one shape to another

** volume of a frustum of a cone (deleted)

** Probability and Statistics (deleted)