Effect Of Metacognitive Strategy On Jigsaw Cooperative Learning Method To Enhance Biology Achievement

The purpose of this study was to determine how the adoption of metacognitive strategy in jigsaw cooperative learning method and inquiry method influences students’ achievement in Biology. The study was carried out by following pre-test post-test experimental design with one control group and two experimental groups. To guide this study, four hypotheses were stated and tested at 0.05 level of significance. A total of 105 students from Municipal Higher Secondary School, Tamilnadu, India were used as sample for the study.

A Study Of Science Attitude And Academic Achievement In Chemistry Among Standard XIth Students

There have been various research studies assessing various factors that affect science achievement of students. In the present study Researcher tried to find the correlation between the Science Attitude and Academic Achievement in Chemistry for Standard XIth Students. Random sampling technique was used for selecting the sample. The total sample was that of 282 students in which 143 students were selected from Granted School and 139 students were selected from Non- granted school.

A Study On Naturalistic Intelligence Of School Teachers In Tirunelveli District

Education is a powerful tool to empower an individual in all aspects of his/her life. The study investigated on naturalistic intelligence of school teachers. The investigator has employed survey method and adopted random sampling technique to select the sample for the present investigation. The representative sample consisted of 500 school teachers from 30 schools. The data were analyzed using mean, standard deviation, ‘t’ test and correlation.


The performance of banking business by the cooperative banks in rural and semi-urban areas has been very good. They even perform well in urban and metros where the apex state cooperative banks and district central cooperative banks successfully compete with their counter parts in the banking business market. However, their growth rate in the recent past is not encouraging. A comparison between central cooperative banks and commercial banks reveals that central cooperative banks could achieve a higher growth in deposits and credit because of their proximity to the customers.

Effectiveness Of Nifty Stocks And Options Strategy Introduced By National Stock Exchange

With the integration of the financial markets and free mobility of capital, risks also multiplied. With Globalization becoming part and parcel in the 21st century, integration of the world economies is bound to occur which in turn makes every economy more vulnerable to any disturbance that occurs in any part of the world. For instance the recent occurrence of Sub prime crisis which has shook all the stocks markets of the world and also is the cause for slowdown of the global economy. Sub prime has occurred in USA, which consumes 40 per cent of the world consumption.

Accounting Professionals - As a medium to curb imbalanced Environment Accounting

It is the common understanding of natural environment that underlies environmentalism - a broad political, social, and philosophical movement that advocates various actions and policies in the interest of protecting what nature remains in the natural environment, or restoring or expanding the role of nature in this environment.

Forward and Reverse Genetic Tools for Investigating Gene Function

Genetics and molecular genomic approaches have been changed our perception towards biological processes. Reverse genetics describes the “gene to phenotype”approach, with which functions of a gene of interest can be examined by disrupting the gene expression at physiological level. Forward genetics is a “phenotype to gene” approach with which genes involved in a biological pathway can be identified through the screening of populations that contain random modifications throughout the genome, altering the gene function.

Rendering Of Feminine Consciousness And Desire For Emancipation In The Novels Of Uma Vasudev

This paper endeavours to bring to the fore the hitherto unexplored world of present-day Indian women in the novels of the noteworthy Indian English novelist Uma Vasudev. This writer has chosen for her themes the female sensibility and psyche attempting to break free from the age-old conditioning of the society. Majority of these female protagonists are involved in illicit relationships which they feel are lending a new meaning and sense of purpose and direction to their lives.


In banking parlance, Corporate Governance refers to conducting the affairs of a banking organisation in a manner that gives a fair deal to all the stakeholders i.e. shareholders, employee’s regulatory authority, bank customers and society at large. The distinctive features of the banking sector demands extensive attention on the quality of governance systems. Looking to the importance of corporate governance, SEBI has mandated corporate governance reporting practices for all the Indian listed companies vide CLAUSE 49.


This paper examines empirically causal relationship between real gross domestic product (GDP) and real gross domestic saving (GDS) for India. The controversy surrounding the direction of causality between saving and economic growth is motivated in this study. The researcher has employed the Granger-causality techniques to analyze the causal relationship between saving and economic growth in India during the period 1951- 2011. The granger causality test reveals that there is no evidence of causality in any direction between per capita GDP and per capital saving.