# CBSE Syllabus for Class 8 Maths 2018-19 Units, Chapters & Topics

CBSE Syllabus for Class 8 Maths 2018-2019, Chapters, Topics and other details has been given in this article. If you are searching for CBSE Class 8 Syllabus of Maths subject for the academic year 2018-19, then you’ve landed in right place. Download CBSE Maths Class VIII Syllabus 2018-19 pdf. Given CBSE Syllabus of Maths subject is officially released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for the year 2018 and 2019. Below you can find latest updates regarding CBSE Maths Class 8 Syllabus, Chapters, Topics and unit Weightage.

• Rational Numbers
• Linear Equation in One Variable
• Practical Geometry
• Data Handling
• Square and Square Roots
• Cubes and Cube Roots
• Comparing Quantities
• Algebraic Expressions and Identities
• Visualising Solid Shapes
• Mensuration
• Exponents and Powers
• Direct and Inverse Proportions
• Factorisation
• Introduction to Graphs
• Playing with Numbers

### Units & No. of Periods of CBSE Syllabus for Class 8 Maths

• Chapter 1: Rational Numbers – 8 Periods
• Chapter 2 : Linear Equation in One Variable – 10 Periods
• Chapter 3 : Understanding Quadrilaterals – 13 Periods
• Chapter 4 : Practical Geometry – 8 Periods
• Chapter 5 : Data Handling – 11 Periods
• Chapter 6 : Square and Square Roots – 12 Periods
• Chapter 7 : Cubes and Cube Roots – 6 Periods
• Chapter 8 : Comparing Quantities – 16 Periods
• Chapter 9 : Algebraic Expressions and Identities – 4 Periods
• Chapter 10 : Visualising Solid Shapes – 7 Periods
• Chapter 11: Mensuration – 15 Periods
• Chapter 12 : Exponents and Powers – 6 Periods
• Chapter 13 : Direct and Inverse Proportions – 8 Periods
• Chapter 14 : Factorisation – 12 Periods
• Chapter 15 : Introduction to Graphs – 12 Periods
• Chapter 16 : Playing with Numbers – 10 Periods

### Chapters & Topics in CBSE Syllabus for Class 8 Maths

#### CHAPTER 1:Rational Numbers

• 1.1 Introduction
• 1.2 Properties of Rational Numbers
• 1.3 Representation of Rational Numbers on the Number Line
• 1.4 Rational Number between Two Rational Numbers

#### CHAPTER 2:Linear Equations in One Variable

• 2.1 Introduction
• 2.2 Solving Equations which have Linear Expressions on one Side and Numbers on the other Side
• 2.3 Some Applications
• 2.4 Solving Equations having the Variable on both sides
• 2.5 Some More Applications
• 2.6 Reducing Equations to Simpler Form
• 2.7 Equations Reducible to the Linear Form

• 3.1 Introduction
• 3.2 Polygons
• 3.3 Some of the Measures of the Exterior Angles of a Polygon
• 3.5 Some Special Parallelograms

#### CHAPTER 4: Practical Geometry

• 4.1 Introduction
• 4.3 Some Special Cases

#### CHAPTER 5: Data Handling

• 5.1 Looking for Information
• 5.2 Organising Data
• 5.3 Grouping Data
• 5.4 Circle Graph or Pie Chart
• 5.5 Chance and Probability

#### CHAPTER 6: Squares and Square Roots

• 6.1 Introduction
• 6.2 Properties of Square Numbers
• 6.3 Some More Interesting Patterns
• 6.4 Finding the Square of a Number
• 6.5 Square Roots
• 6.6 Square Roots of Decimals
• 6.7 Estimating Square Root

#### CHAPTER 7: Cubes and Cube Roots

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• 7.1 Introduction
• 7.2 Cubes
• 7.3 Cubes Roots

#### CHAPTER 8: Comparing Quantities

• 8.1 Recalling Ratios and Percentages
• 8.2 Finding the Increase and Decrease Percent
• 8.3 Finding Discounts
• 8.4 Prices Related to Buying and Selling (Profit and Loss)
• 8.5 Sales Tax/Value Added Tax/Goods and Services Tax
• 8.6 Compound Interest
• 8.7 Deducing a Formula for Compound Interest
• 8.8 Rate Compounded Annually or Half Yearly (Semi Annually)
• 8.9 Applications of Compound Interest Formula

#### CHAPTER 9: Algebraic Expressions and Identities

• 9.1 What are Expressions?
• 9.2 Terms, Factors and Coefficients
• 9.3 Monomials, Binomials and Polynomials
• 9.4 Like and Unlike Terms
• 9.5 Addition and Subtraction of Algebraic Expressions
• 9.6 Multiplication of Algebraic Expressions:Introduction
• 9.7 Multiplying a Monomial by a Monomial
• 9.8 Multiplying a Monomial by a Polynomial
• 9.9 Multiplying a Polynomial by a Polynomial
• 9.10 What is an Identity?
• 9.11 Standard Identities
• 9.12 Applying Identities

#### CHAPTER 10: Visualising Solid Shapes

• 10.1 Introduction
• 10.2 View of 3D-Shapes
• 10.3 Mapping Space Around Us
• 10.4 Faces, Edges and Vertices

#### CHAPTER 11: Mensuration

• 11.1 Introduction
• 11.2 Let us Recall
• 11.3 Area of Trapezium
• 11.4 Area of General Quadrilateral
• 11.5 Area of Polygons
• 11.6 Solid Shapes
• 11.7 Surface Area of Cube, Cuboid and Cylinder
• 11.8 Volume of Cube, Cuboid and Cylinder
• 11.9 Volume and Capacity

#### CHAPTER 12: Exponents and Powers

• 12.1 Introduction
• 12.2 Powers with Negative Exponents
• 12.3 Laws of Exponents
• 12.4 Use of Exponents to Express Small Numbers in Standard Form

#### CHAPTER 13: Direct and Inverse Proportions

• 13.1 Introduction
• 13.2 Direct Proportion
• 13.3 Inverse Proportion

#### CHAPTER 14: Factorisation

• 14.1 Introduction
• 14.2 What is Factorisation ?
• 14.3 Division of Algebraic Expressions
• 14.4 Division of Algebraic Expressions Continued (Polynomial / Polynomial)
• 14.5 Can you Find the Error?

#### CHAPTER 15: Introduction to Graphs

• 15.1 Introduction
• 15.2 Linear Graphs
• 15.3 Some Applications

#### CHAPTER 16: Playing with Numbers

• 16.1 Introduction
• 16.2 Numbers in General Form
• 16.3 Game with Numbers
• 16.4 Letters for Digits
• 16.5 Test of Divisibility

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