CBSE Class 9 Social Science Syllabus 2019-20

Latest CBSE Class 9 Social Science Syllabus 2019-20

CBSE has released Class 9 Social Science Syllabus 2019-20. Some chapters has been removed from the history and civics part. The Board examination will be of 80 marks, with a duration of three hours.


IIndia and the Contemporary World - I20
IIContemporary India - I20
IIIDemocratic Politics I20
IVEconomics  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

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

• Use latest 2019 reprinted edition of NCERT Textbook
• List of Map Items are given in the Syllabus.

Prescribed Books:

• India and the Contemporary World - I History - Published by NCERT
• Contemporary India - I Geography - Published by NCERT
• Democratic Politics - I Published by NCERT
• Economics - Published by NCERT
• Together, Towards a Safer India - Part II, a textbook on Disaster Management for Class IX - Published by CBSE


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