About the Book :
National Curriculum Framework (2005) has recommended enhancement of Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) in schools and colleges. Accordingly, the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education has introduced the concept of HOTS in its new Science and Technology, Algebra and Geometry text books published in the last and the current academic year. About 20% of the total questions on these subjects will be based on HOTS in the SSC examination to be held in March 2013. The concept of HOTS is of vital importance for those aiming to be in the top bracket of the 11 lakh-plus students who clear the SSC examination every year. Students not only need to understand and assimilate this concept, but must also practise hard in order to realise their dream of excelling in the SSC examination. We are sure that, guided by teachers, they will find this book extremely useful in their endeavour. This unique books, first published by Menaka Prakashan in September 2011 is an exclusive guide on tackling questions testing HOTS. The contents of this book have been designed and delivered by experts well-versed with the concept of HPTS in the SSC examination system. The book does both - it handholds the reader through the concept of HOTS, and also provides a large number of HOTS questions for practice. Do use this book to become a topper. Highlights of the book (English Medium): ? Exclusive guide on HOTS covering Science and Technology, Algebra and Geometry. ? Bank of 500 solved and unsolved questions ? Written by experienced teachers ? Based on proven techniques of solving higher order thinking skills (HOTS) ? Must for achieving excellent score in SSC Board examination.