Andhra Pradesh Board Syllabus for Geology

There are four categories of Andhra Pradesh Board Syllabus for Geology declared by the Andhra Pradesh board. These branches are
1. Physical Geology
2. Structural geology
3. Crystallography
4. Mineralogy
The topics included in these four categories of AP Geology Syllabus are listed below.
1. Physical Geology: Definition and branches, solar system, Origin of earth, Interior of Earth, Earth movements, Earth quakes, Volcanoes, Weathering, Rivers, Glaciers, Marine, Ground water, Wind or eolian process.
2. Structural Geology: Introduction, Scope and Objects of Structural geology, Strike and dip, Clinometers – compass, A study on folds, Faults, Joints and Unconformities is also included in AP Geology Syllabus
3. AP Geology Syllabus includes Crystallography: Crystal definition (face, Edge, Solid Angle, Interfacial angle, contact Goniometer etc.), Types of symmetry and forms, Classification of crystals, Morphological study of cubic, Tetragonal, Hexagonal, Trigonal, and Orthorhombic, monoclinic and Triclinic systems.
5. Mineralogy: Mineral definition (Rock forming and Economic minerals with physical properties of minerals like color, Streak, Form, Fracture etc.), Silicate structures, Descriptive mineralogy that includes the detailed study of Quartz, Feldspars, Feldspathoids, Pyroxenes, Amphiboles, Gerents, Micas and other Minerals is also included in AP Geology Syllabus.
Besides that there are some practical topics also of Physical Geology, Crystallography and Mineralogy which students need to study.
In Physical geology the Geomorphology models of rivers, Ground water and volcanoes are included. In the second part Crystallography the study of cubic system, Tetragonal system, Orthorhombic, Monoclinic, Triclinic, Hexagonal are included in the practical syllabus and in the third part Mineralogy identification of rock forming minerals are included.
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