CBSE Class 12-humanities Syllabus

  • History  |  View Syllabus

    • Understanding Partition

      Bhakti-Sufi Tradition

      Framing the Constitution

      An Imperial Capital: Vijayanagara

      Peasants, Zamindars and the State

      Kings and Chronicles

      Bricks, Beads and Bones

      Colonialism and the Countryside

      Kings, Farmers and Towns

      Rebels and the Raj

      Kinship, Caste and Class

      Colonial Cities

      Thinkers, Beliefs and Buildings

      Mahatma Gandhi and the Nationalist Movement

      Through the Eyes of Travellers

  • Political Science  |  View Syllabus

    • The End of Bipolarity

      Challenges of Nation Building

      Recent Developments in Indian Politics

      US Hegemony in World Politics

      Era of One-Party Dominance

      Alternative Centres of Power

      Politics of Planned Development

      Contemporary South Asia

      India's External Relations

      International Organisations

      Challenges to and Restoration of the Congress System

      Security in the Contemporary World

      The Crisis of Democratic Order

      Environment and Natural Resources

      Rise of Popular Movements

      The Cold War Era


      Regional Aspirations

  • Mathematics

    • Relations and Functions

      • Introduction to Relations
      • Introduction to Functions
      • Problems on Functions
      • Composition of Functions
      • Problems on Composition
      • Binary Operations

      Inverse Trigonometric Functions

      • Introduction: Inverse Trigonometry
      • Properties of Inverse Trigonometry


      • Introduction to Matrices
      • Matrix Operations
      • Transpose of A Matrix
      • Elementary Operations


      • Introduction to Determinants
      • Properties of Determinants
      • Properties and Applications of Determinants
      • Minors and Co-factors
      • Solving Simultaneous Equations

      Continuity and Differentiability

      • Continuity
      • Differentiability and Chain Rule
      • Differentiation: Implicit Functions
      • Differentiation of Exponential Functions
      • Logarithmic Functions
      • Differentiation of Parametric Functions
      • Second Order Derivatives
      • Mean Value Theorems

      Applications of Derivatives

      • Rate of Change and Approximations
      • Increasing and Decreasing Functions
      • Tangents and Normals
      • Maxima - Minima - I Derivative Test
      • Maxima - Minima - II Derivative Test


      • Introduction to Integration
      • Integration by Substitution
      • Integrals of Special Functions
      • Integrals of Trigonometric Identities
      • Integration by Partial Fractions
      • Integration by Parts
      • More Problems on Integration
      • Limit of A Sum
      • Properties of Definite Integrals
      • Evaluating Definite Integrals
      • Problems on Definite Integrals

      Applications of Integrals

      • Area Between A Curve and A Line
      • Area Between Two Curves

      Differential Equations

      • Intro: Differential Equations
      • Variable Separable Form
      • Homogenous Differential Equations
      • Linear Differential Equations

      Vector Algebra

      • Introduction to Vector Algebra
      • Properties of Vectors
      • Scalar Product of Two Vectors
      • Cross Product

      Three Dimensional Geometry

      • Introduction to 3-D Geometry
      • Cartesian Equation of A Line
      • Skew Lines
      • Equation of Plane
      • Intercept Form and Family of Planes
      • Distance of A Point From A Plane

      Linear Programming

      • Introduction to Linear Programming
      • Optimal Solution
      • Solution of Linear Programming Problems


      • Introduction to Conditional Probability
      • Independent Events
      • Bayes' Theorem
      • Distribution of Random Variables
      • Mean and Variance of A Random Variable
      • Binomial Distribution
  • Economics

  • Geography  |  View Syllabus

    • India- Human Settlements

      Geographical perspective on Selective Issues and Problems

      Secondary Activities

      Land Resources and Agriculture

      Tertiary and Quaternary Activities

      Transport and Communication

      Water Resources

      International Trade

      Mineral and Energy Resources

      Human Geography

      Human Settlements

      Manufacturing Industries

      The World Population


      Planning and Sustainable Development- India

      Population Composition


      India- Transport and Communication

      Human Development

      India- Human Development

      India- International Trade

      Primary Activities