# CBSE Class 8 Syllabus

Throughout the year, a CBSE Class 8 student needs to complete tasks such as assignment, practical, viva and research. To complete these tasks correctly, you need the latest CBSE Class 8 Syllabus. There is a possibility that the CBSE board may change certain parts of the syllabus. That’s why we have given here the latest Syllabus for the 2020-2021 CBSE Class 8 exams.

Here, you’ll find the syllabus for all CBSE Class 8 subjects which includes CBSE Class 8 Science syllabus, CBSE Class 8 Maths Syllabus, CBSE Class 8 History Syllabus, CBSE Class 8 Geography Syllabus, CBSE Class 8 Civics Syllabus, CBSE Class 8 English Syllabus and CBSE Class 8 Hindi Syllabus. Using the latest syllabus for each subject, you can effectively plan your studies and prepare well for your board exams.

## Mathematics | View Syllabus

### Rational Numbers

- Introduction to Rational Numbers
- Representation on Number Line
- Rational Numbers Between Rational Numbers

### Linear Equations in One Variable

- Solving Linear Equations
- Application of Linear Equations

### Understanding Quadrilaterals

- Polygons and Their Classification
- Quadrilaterals
- Properties of Parallelograms

### Practical Geometry

- Construction of Quadrilateral
- Construction of Quadrilaterals Given Its Sides and Angles
- Construction of Parallelograms
- Construction of Rhombus
- Construction of Squares and Rectangles

### Data Handling

- Frequency Distribution
- Pictographs
- Pie Charts
- Bar Graphs and Histograms
- Probability

### Squares and Square Roots

- Properties of Square Numbers
- Patterns in Square Numbers
- Square and Triangular Numbers
- Finding Square Root
- Estimating Square Roots
- Applications of Squares and Square Roots
- Short-Cut Methods For Finding Squares

### Cubes and Cube Roots

- Perfect Cube
- Cube Numbers
- Cube Roots

### Comparing Quantities

- Ratios of Quantities
- Percentages
- Application of Percentages
- Discount
- Profit and Loss
- Sales Tax
- Compound Interest
- Time and Work

### Algebraic Expressions and Identities

- Introduction to Algebraic Expressions
- Addition and Subtraction of Algebraic Expressions
- Multiplication of Polynomials
- Algebraic Identities
- Expansion Using Algebraic Identities

### Visualising Solid Shapes

- 3D Objects
- 3D Shapes

### Mensuration

- Area and Perimeter of Quadrilaterals
- Area of Polygonal Regions
- Perimeter of Polygons
- Surface Area: Cubes and Cuboids
- Volumes: Cubes and Cuboids
- Surface Area and Volume of Cylinder
- Problems on Mensuration

### Exponents and Powers

- Exponent Notation
- Numbers in Standard Form

### Direct and Inverse Proportions

- Direct Proportion
- Inverse Proportion

### Factorisation

- Introduction to Factorisation
- Factorisation Using Identities
- Division of Polynomials

### Introduction to Graphs

- Introduction to Coordinate System
- Plotting Linear Graphs
- Some Common Linear Graphs

### Playing With Numbers

- Games With Numbers
- Divisibility Rules

## Science | View Syllabus

### Crop Production and Management

- Agricultural Practices
- Preparation of Soil and Sowing of Seeds
- Methods of Irrigation
- Harvesting and Post Harvesting Practices
- Animal Husbandry and Food from Animals

### Micro-Organisms : Friend Or Foe

- Friendly Micro-Organisms
- Harmful Microorganisms
- More on Harmful Microorganisms
- Food Preservation
- Nitrogen Cycle

### Synthetic Fibres and Plastics

- Synthetic Fibres
- Plastics

### Materials: Metals and Non Metals

- Physical Properties of Metals and Non-Metals
- Reaction of Metals With Water, Acids & Bases
- Reaction of Metals and Non- Metals With Oxygen
- Displacement Reaction
- Uses of Metals and Non-Metals

### Coal and Petroleum

- Coal and Petroleum
- Petroleum and Natural Gas

### Combustion and Flame

- Combustion
- Flame
- Fuels
- How Do We Control Fire?
- Burning and Its Problems

### Conservation of Plants and Animals

- Deforestation and Its Causes

### Cell - Structure and Functions

- The Cell

### Reproduction in Animals

- Reproduction in Humans
- Fertilisation

### Reaching the Age of Adolescence

- Adolescence and Puberty
- Emotional Changes in Adolescents
- Hormones
- Hormones and Reproduction

### Force and Pressure

- Force and its Effects
- Contact Forces
- Non-Contact Forces
- Pressure
- Atmospheric Pressure

### Friction

- Friction: What Is It?
- Friction - Importance and Methods to Reduce It
- Friction: Necessary Evil?

### Sound

- Sound: How Is It Produced?
- Sound: How Is It Propagated?
- Sound Wave: Characteristics
- Noise and Music

### Chemical Effects of Electric Current

- Conductors of Electricity: Liquids
- Chemical Effects of Electric Current

### Some Natural Phenomena

- Natural Phenomena: Lightning and Earthquakes
- Charges and their Interaction

### Light

- Reflected Light
- Laws of Reflection
- How Do Our Eyes See?
- Visual Impairment

### Stars and the Solar System

- Solar System: Planets
- Solar System: Other Celestial Bodies
- The Stars and Constellations
- The Moon

### Pollution of Air and Water

- Air Pollution
- Acid Rain
- Greenhouse Effect
- Water Pollutants
- Water Pollution by Fertilisers
- Purification and Conservation of Water

## English | View Syllabus

### Grammar

### Parts of Speech

### Conjunctions

### Punctuations

- Basic Punctuations
- Advanced Punctuations

### Comparison

### Parts of A Sentence

- Subject and Predicate

### Phrases

### Clauses

### Types of Sentences

- Based On Form
- Based On Meaning

### Question Tags

- Question Tags

### Direct and Indirect Speech

### Voice

- Active and Passive Voice

### Vocabulary

- Synonyms and Antonyms
- Homonyms and Homophones
- Prefixes and Suffixes
- Idioms Phrases and Proverbs
- The same word used as different parts of speech

### Prepositions

- Functions of Prepositions
- Types of Prepositons

### Nouns

- Types of Nouns
- Number
- Countable And Uncountable
- Gender
- Possessive Case

### Articles

- Definite And Indefinite

### Pronouns

- Personal Pronouns
- Reflexive, Emphatic, Interrogative and Relative
- Demonstrative/Possessive

### Adjectives

- Types of Adjectives
- Participles
- Royal order of Adjectives

### Verbs

- Transitive And Intransitive
- Main, Helping, and Modal Auxiliaries
- Subject-Verb Agreement, Finite And Non-Finite

### Tenses

- Forms of Tenses

### Adverbs

- Types of Adverbs

### The Interjection

### Comprehension and Composition

### Dialogue Writing

### Story Writing

### Paragraph Writing

### Reading Comprehension

### Essay Writing

### Informal Letter Writing

### Precis Writing

### Formal Letter Writing

### Email Writing

### Notice Writing

### Bio-Sketch

### Diary Entry

### Message Writing

### Debate Writing

## Social Studies | View Syllabus

### History

### How, When and Where

### From Trade to Territory: The Company Establishes Power

### Ruling The Countryside

### Tribals, Dikus and the Vision of a Golden Age

### When People Rebel: 1857 and After

### Colonialism and the City: The Story of an Imperial Capital

### Weavers, Iron Smelters and Factory Owners

### Civilising the Native, Educating the Nation

### Women, Caste and Reform

### The Changing World of Visual Arts

### The Making of the National Movement: 1870s-1947

- The Making of the National Movement: 1870s-1947

### India after Independence

### Civics

### The Indian Constitution

### Understanding Secularism

- Understanding Secularism

### Why Do We Need A Parliament?

### Understanding Laws

### Judiciary

### Understanding Our Criminal Justice System

### Understanding Marginalisation

### Confronting Marginalisation

### Public Facilities

### Law and Social Justice

### Geography

### Resources

### Land, Soil, Water, Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources

### Mineral and Power Resources

### Agriculture

### Industries

### Human Resources

## Hindi | View Syllabus

### Vyakran

### Nouns

- Nouns

### Gender

- Gender

### Number

- Number

### Case

- Case

### Pronouns

- Pronouns

### Adjectives

- Adjectives

### Verbs

- Verbs

### Tenses

- Tenses

### Voice

- Voice

### Adverbs

- Adverbs

### Prepositions

- Prepositions

### Conjunctions

- Conjunctions

### Interjections

- Interjections

### Prefix

- Prefix

### Suffix

- Suffix

### Joining Letters

- Joining Letters

### Compound Words

- Compound Words

### Aids to Vocabulary

- Aids to Vocabulary

### Syntax

- Syntax

### Punctuation

- Punctuation

### Idioms and Proverbs

- Idioms and Proverbs

### Correction of Incorrect Sentences

- Correction of Incorrect Sentences

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