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NCERT Textbook (PDF) for Class 10 Social Science

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science HIS The Rise of Nationalism in Europe HIS The Rise of Nationalism in Europe: (a)The growth of nationalism in Europe after the 1830s. (b) The ideas of Giuseppe Mazzini, etc. (c) General characteristics of the movements in Poland, Hungary, Italy, Germany and Greece.

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Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science HIS Nationalism in India HIS Nationalism in India: (a) First world war, Khilafat, Non-Cooperation and Civil Disobedience Movement. (b) Salt Satyagraha. (c) Movements of peasants, workers, tribals. (d) Activities of different political roups.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science HIS The Making of a Global World (PT Only) HIS The Making of a Global World: (a) Contrast between the form of industrialization in Britain and India. (b) Relationship between handicrafts and industrial production, formal and informal sectors. (c) Livelihood of workers. Case studies: Britain and India.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science HIS The Age of Industrialisation (PT Only) HIS The Age of Industrialisation: (a) Patterns of urbanization (b) Migration and the growth of towns. (c) Social change and urban life. (d) Merchants, middle classes, workers and urban poor.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science HIS Print Culture and the Modern World (Not for Exams) HIS Print Culture and the Modern World: (a) The history of print in Europe. (b) The growth of press in nineteenth century India. (c) Relationship between print culture, public debate and politics.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science GEO Resources and Development GEO Resources and Development :Types - natural and human; Need for resource planning, natural resources, land as a resource, soil types and distribution; changing land-use pattern; land degradation and conservation measures.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science GEO Forest and Wildlife Resources (Not for Exams) GEO Forest and Wildlife Resources: Types and distribution, depletion of flora and fauna; conservation and protection of forest and wild life.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science GEO Water Resources (Only Maps) GEO Water Resources: Sources, distribution, utilisation, multi-purpose projects, water scarcity, need for conservation and management, rainwater harvesting. (One case study to be introduced)

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science GEO Agriculture GEO Agriculture: Types of farming, major crops, cropping pattern, technological and institutional reforms; their impact; contribution of Agriculture to national economy - employment and output.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science GEO Minerals and Energy Resources (Only Maps) GEO Minerals and Energy Resources: Types of minerals, distribution, use and economic importance of minerals, conservation, types of power resources: conventional and non-conventional, distribution and utilization, and conservation.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science GEO Manufacturing Industries GEO Manufacturing Industries: Types, spatial distribution, contributionof industries to the national economy, industrial pollution and degradation of environment, measures to control degradation. (One case study to be introduced)

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science GEO Life Lines of National Economy GEO Life Lines of National Economy: the importance of transport and communication in the ever shrinking world

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science POL Power sharing POL Power sharing: Why and how is power shared in democracies?, To what extent has decentralisation achievedthis objective? How does democracy accommodate different social groups?

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science POL Federalism POL Federalism: How has federal division of power in India helped national unity? To what extent has decentralisation achievedthis objective? How does democracy accommodate different social groups?

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science POL Democracy and Diversity (Not for Exams) POL Democracy and Diversity: Are divisions inherent to the working of democracy? How do communal divisions affect democracy?

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science POL Gender Religion and Caste (Not for Exams) POL Gender Religion and Caste: What has been the effect of caste on politics and of politics on caste? How has the gender division shaped politics?

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science POL Popular Struggles and Movements (Not for Exams) POL Popular Struggles and Movements: How do struggles shape democracy in favour of ordinary people? Which are the major national and regional parties in India?

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science POL Political Parties POL Political Parties: What role do political parties playin competition and contestation? Why have social movements come to occupy large role in politics?

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science POL Outcomes of Democracy POL Outcomes of Democracy: Can or should democracy be judged by its outcomes? What outcomes can one reasonably expect of democracies? Does democracy in India meet these expectations? Has democracy led to development, security and dignity for the people? What sustains democracy in India?

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science POL Challenges to Democracy (Not for Exams) POL Challenges to Democracy: Is the idea of democracy shrinking? What are the major challenges to democracy in India? How can democracy be reformed and deepened? What role can an ordinary citizen play in deepening democracy?

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science ECO Development ECO The Story of Development: The traditional notion of development; National Income and Per-capita Income. Growth of NI - critical appraisal of existing development indicators (PCI, IMR, SR and other income and health indicators) The need for health and educational development; Human Development Indicators (in simple and brief as a holistic measure of development.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science ECO Sectors of the Indian Economy ECO Sectors of the Indian Economy: Sectors of Economic Activities; Historical change in sectors; Rising importance of tertiary sector; Employment Generation; Division of Sectors Organised and Unorganised; Protective measures for unorganised sector workers.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science ECO Money and Credit ECO Money and Credit: Role of money in an economy: Historical origin; Formal and Informal financial institutions for Savings and Credit - General Introduction; Select one formal institution such as a nationalized commercial bank and a few informal institutions; Local money lenders, landlords, self help groups, chit funds and private finance companies.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science ECO Globalisation ECO Globalisation: What is Globalisation (through some simple examples); How India is being globalised and why; Development Strategy prior to 1991. State Control of Industries : Textile goods as an example for elaboration; Economic Reforms 1991; Strategies adopted in Reform measures (easing of capital flows; migration, investment flows); Different perspectives on globalisation and its impact on different sectors; Political Impact of globalisation.

Download NCERT Textbook (PDF) for CBSE Class 10 Social Science ECO Consumer Rights (Project only) ECO Consumer Awareness: How consumer is exploited (one or two simple case studies) factors causing exploitation of consumers; Rise of consumer awareness; how a consumer should be in a market; role of government in consumer protection.

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