CBSE Class 10 Maths Syllabus

CBSE Class 10 Maths Syllabus

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1. Real Numbers

  • Introduction to Real Numbers
  • Euclid's Division Lemma
  • The Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic
  • Irrational Numbers – Revision
  • Rational Numbers and Their Decimal Expansions – Revision
  • Euclid's Division Algorithm
  • Theorems to prove a number is irrational
  • Theorems on rational numbers
  • Some Applications of the Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic

2. Polynomials

  • Introduction to Polynomials
  • Geometrical Meaning of the Zeroes of a Polynomial
  • Relationship between Zeroes and Coefficients of a Polynomial
  • Division Algorithm for Polynomials

3. Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables

  • Introduction to Pair of Linear equations in two variables
  • Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables
  • Graphical Representation of a Pair of Linear Equations
  • Graphical Method of Solving Simultaneous Linear Equations
  • Algebraic Methods of Solving Simultaneous Linear Equations in Two Variables
  • Algebraic Methods of Solving a Pair of Linear Equations
    • Substitution Method
    • Elimination Method
    • Cross-Multiplication Method
  • Equations Reducible to a Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables
  • Applications to Word Problems

4. Quadratic Equations

  • Introduction to Quadratic Equations
  • Solution of a Quadratic Equation by Factorization
  • Solution of a Quadratic Equation by Completing the Square
  • Nature of roots

5. Arithmetic Progressions

  • Introduction to Arithmetic Progressions
  • nth term of an AP
  • Sum of First n Terms of an AP


  • Introduction to Triangles
  • Similar Figures
  • Similarity of Triangles and their Properties
  • Criteria for Similarity of Triangles
  • Areas of Similar Triangles
  • Pythagoras Theorem


  • Introduction to Trigonometry
  • Trigonometric Ratios
  • Trigonometric ratios of some Specific Angles
  • Trigonometric ratios of complementary angles
  • Trigonometric identities

9.Applications of Trigonometry

  • Introduction to Applications of Trigonometry
  • Heights and Distances


  • Introduction to Circles
  • Tangent to a Circle
  • Number of Tangents from a Point on a Circle


  • Introduction to Constructions
  • Division of a Line Segment
  • Construction of Tangents to a Circle

12.Area Related to Circles

  • Introduction to Areas Related to Circles
  • Perimeter and Area of a Circle - Review
  • Areas of Sector and Segment of a Circle
  • Areas of Combinations of Plane Figures

13.Surface Areas and Volumes

  • Introduction to Surface Areas & Volumes
  • Surface Area of a Combination of Solids
  • Volume of a Combination of Solids
  • Conversion of Solid from One Shape to Another
  • Frustum of a Cone


  • Introduction to Statistics & Data Handling
  • Review of Statistics & Data Handling
  • Cumulative Frequency Polygon Curve (An Ogive)
  • Frequency Polygon


  • Introduction to Probability
  • Theoretical Approach to Probability

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