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Class - 8 Syllabus

An all-India level exam for admission into IITs, NITs and some of India’s best engineering colleges.
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Subjects
  • biology Biology
  • Physics Physics
  • Chemistry Chemistry
  • maths Maths

Biology Syllabus

  1. Crop Production and Management

    • Types of Crops

    • Soil Preparation and Sowing of Seeds

    • Manure and Fertilizers

    • Irrigation

    • Protection and Harvesting

    • Storage and Food for Animals

  2. Microorganisms

    • Microorganisms and its Uses

    • Disease Causing Microorganisms

    • Food Preservation

    • Nitrogen Cycle

  3. Conservation of Plants and Animals

    • Deforestation

    • Conservation of Biodiversity

  4. Cell - Structure and Function

    • Introduction to Cell

    • Cell- Number, Shape and Size

    • Cell Structure and Functions

  5. Reproduction in Animals

    • Sexual Reproduction

    • Asexual Mode of Reproduction

  6. Reaching the Age of Adolescence

    • Adolescence and Puberty

    • Reproductive Phase of Life and Sex Determination

    • Functions of Endocrine Gland

    • Reproductive Health

Physics Syllabus

  1. Force and Pressure

    • Force and Its Effect

    • Types of Forces

    • Introduction to Pressure

  2. Friction

    • Friction and Its Effect

  3. Sound

    • Production and Propagation of Sound

    • Characteristics of Sound

  4. Chemical Effect of Electric Current

    • Chemical Effect of Electric Current and Its Applications

  5. Some Natural Phenomena

    • Introduction to Charges

    • Lightning and Earthquake

  6. Light

    • Reflection of Light

    • Optical Instruments and Human Eye

  7. Stars and the Solar System

    • Study of Moon and Stars

    • Other Members of Solar System

Chemistry Syllabus

  1. Synthetic Fibres and Plastics

    • Introduction to Fibres

    • Synthetic Fibres

    • Plastics

    • Plastics as Materials of Choice

  2. Materials: Metals and Non-metals

    • Metals and Non-metals

    • Physical Properties of Metals and Non-metals

    • Chemical Properties and Uses of Metals and Non-metals

  3. Coal and Petroleum

    • Introduction

    • Coal and Coke

    • Coal Tar and Coal Gas

    • Petroleum and Refining of Petroleum

    • Natural Gas

  4. Combustion and Flame

    • Introduction and Types of Combustion

    • Flame and Structure of a Flame

    • Introduction to Fuel and Fuel Efficiency

  5. Pollution of Air and Water

    • Air Pollution and What can be Done?

    • How does Air Get Polluted?

    • Greenhouse Effect

    • Water Pollution

    • How does Water Get Polluted?

    • What is Potable Water and How is Water Purified?

Maths Syllabus

  1. Rational Numbers

    • Properties of Whole / Natural Numbers

    • Properties of Integers

    • Properties of Rational Numbers

    • Rational Numbers on Number Line

  2. Linear Equations in One Variable

    • Linear Equations in One Variable

    • Solving Linear Equations in One Variable

  3. Understanding Quadrilaterals

    • Polygon and its Types

    • Angle Sum Property of Polygons

    • Properties of Trapezium and Kite

    • Properties of Parallelogram, Rhombus, Rectangle and Square

  4. Practical Geometry

    • Construction of Quadrilaterals

    • Construction of Particular Quadrilaterals

  5. Data Handling

    • Data and its Frequency Distribution

    • Pictographs

    • Bar Graphs

    • Histogram and Pie-Charts

    • Chance and Probability

  6. Squares and Square Roots

    • Square of a Number

    • Patterns in Square Numbers

    • Formation of Squares Using Patterns

    • Finding Squares of Given Numbers

    • Square Root

    • Square Root of a Perfect Square

    • Square Root of Non Perfect Squares

  7. Cubes and Cube Roots

    • Cubes and Patterns

    • Cube Roots

  8. Comparing Quantities

    • Ratio and Percentage

    • Profit and Loss

    • Discount and Commissions

    • Tax

    • Compound Interest

    • Growth and Depreciation

  9. Algebraic Expressions and Identities

    • Introduction to Algebraic Expressions

    • Polynomial and its Types

    • Operations on Polynomials

    • Standard Identities of Binomials and Trinomials

  10. Visualising Solid Shapes

    • 2D and 3D Figures

    • Mapping Space

    • Polyhedrons

  11. Mensuration

    • Rectangles and Squares

    • Trapezium, Parallelogram and Rhombus

    • Circles

    • Polygons

    • Cube and Cuboid

    • Cylinder

  12. Exponents and Powers

    • Law of Exponents

    • Application of Laws of Exponents

  13. Direct and Inverse Proportions

    • Direct and Inverse Proportion

  14. Factorisation

    • Factorisation Using Identities

    • Factorisation Using Division

  15. Introduction to Graphs

    • Bar Graphs

    • Pie Charts and Linear Graphs

  16. Playing With Numbers

    • General Form of Number

    • Divisibility Tests