CBSE Syllabus for Class 9 S.St (Social Science) 2017-18

Latest CBSE Syllabus for Class 9 S.St (Social Science) 2017-18

Here, latest syllabus of CBSE Syllabus for Class 9 S.St (Social Science) for the session 2017-18. The new session has started and board updated the new syllabus. From this year. students will have the 80-20 (annual-internal) marks pattern. Three periodic tests will be also taken by the schools

In Annual examination, the entire syllabus will come. The Annual examination will be of 80 marks, with a duration of three hours.


I India and the Contemporary World - I 20
II Contemporary India - I20
III Democratic Politics I 20
IV Economics   20


Unit - I - India and the Contemporary World - I

• The French Revolution
• Socialism in Europe and the Russian Revolution
• Nazism and the Rise of Hitler
• Forest Society and Colonialism
• Pastoralists in the Modern World
• Peasants and Farmers

Unit - II - Contemporary India - I

• India - Size and Location
• Physical Features of India
• Drainage
• Climate
• Natural Vegetation and Wild Life
• Population

Unit - III - Democratic Politics - I

• What is Democracy? Why Democracy?
• Constitutional Design
• Electoral Politics
• Working of Institutions
• Democratic Rights

Unit - IV- Economics

• The Story of Village Palampur
• People as Resource
• Poverty as a Challenge
• Food Security in India (pg no. 49-51 deleted)
Prescribed Books:

• India and the Contemporary World - I History - Published by NCERT


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