Based on the NCERT textbook on Civics, this comprehensiveworkbook is a perfectway for a
student to thoroughly revise the subject.
Some of the salient features of this workbook are : Every chapter starts with a short summary, thus giving a quick overview of the facts and
concepts to be revised therein.
Examination type questions sharpen examination-room reflexes.
Searching questions help to develop insight into the social and political forces that shape
the lives of people living a democratic country.
'Differentiate Between' type of questions help students to understand the vital differences
between political terms.
Reinforces learning regarding the underlying philosophy and structure of various types
Provides foundational learning abouthowlaws are made, amended and administered.
Challenging textbook-based questions enhance conceptual and reasoning skills, as
opposed to learning by rote.
Self-learning and introspection yield mental growth and maturity.
The structure and functions of the Executive, Legislature and Judiciary the three pillars of
government are laid bare, including the all-important concept of 'Separation ofPowers'.
Last but not least, the workbook serves to heighten the students' appreciation of their
Fundamental Rights and Duties and their coming role as good citizens in selecting worthy
representatives of their political will. This is of crucial importance because, in a true
democracy, it is always "government of the people, by the people, for the people".