Get information on unit-wise mark distribution, deleted topics, paper design and internal assessment process. Download class 10th Maths syllabus from here.
CBSE has reduced the class 10th maths syllabus by 30%. Students can download the revised class 10th maths syllabus available in the PDF format below. The CBSE class 10th maths syllabus topics include number systems, algebra, coordinate geometry, probability, etc. The Board will prepare the class 10th maths question paper as per the syllabus and similar to the sample paper.
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- Class 10th maths syllabus - Unit-wise marks distribution
- CBSE class 10th maths question paper design
⭐ CBSE Class 10th Maths Sample Paper | ⭐ CBSE Class 10th Science Sample Paper |
Class 10th Maths Syllabus - Unit-Wise Marks Distribution
We have provided information on revised syllabus, deleted topics, unit-wise marks distribution, question paper design and internal assessment process for students convenience.
Units | Chapter Name | Marks |
I | Number Systems | 06 |
II | Algebra | 20 |
III | Coordinate Geometry | 06 |
IV | Geometry | 15 |
V | Trigonometry | 12 |
VI | Mensuration | 10 |
VII | Statistics and Probability | 11 |
Total | 80 |
_{Class 10th Maths Syllabus - Deleted Topics}
Students can check the list of deleted topics or download the pdf of the list of deleted topics as given below -
Chapter | Topics Removed |
UNIT I-NUMBER SYSTEMS | |
REAL NUMBERS | Euclid’s division lemma |
UNIT II-ALGEBRA | |
Polynomials | Statement and simple problems on division algorithm for polynomials with real coefficients. |
Pair of Linear Equations
In two Variables |
Cross multiplication method |
Quadratic Equations | Situational problems based on equations reducible to quadratic equations |
Arithmetic Progressions | Application in solving daily life problems based on sum to n terms |
UNIT III-COORDINATE GEOMETRY | |
Coordinate Geometry | Area of a triangle. |
UNIT IV-GEOMETRY | |
Triangles | Proof of the following theorems are deleted
The ratio of the areas of two similar triangles is equal to the ratio of the squares of their corresponding sides. In a triangle, if the square on one side is equal to sum of the squares on the other two sides, the angle opposite to the first side is a right angle. |
Circles | No deletion |
Constructions | Construction of a triangle similar to a given triangle. |
UNIT V- TRIGONOMETRY | |
Introduction to Geometry | Motivate the ratios whichever are defined at 0o and 90o |
Trigonometric Identities | Trigonometric ratios of complementary angles. |
Heights and Distances | No deletion |
UNIT VI-MENSURATION | |
Areas Related to Circles | Problems on central angle of 120° |
Surface Areas and Volumes | Frustum of a cone. |
UNIT VI-STATISTICS & PROBABILITY | |
Statistics | Step deviation Method for finding the mean
Cumulative Frequency graph |
Probability | No deletion |
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CBSE Class 10th Maths Question Paper Design
Students can refer to the marks distribution of CBSE class 10th maths examination as mentioned below -
Topology of Questions | Total Marks | % Weightage (Approx.) |
Remembering: Exhibit memory of previously learned material by recalling facts, terms, basic concepts, and answers.
Understanding: Demonstrate understanding of facts and ideas by organizing, comparing, translating, interpreting, giving descriptions, and stating main ideas. |
60 | 75 |
Applying: Solve problems to new situations by applying acquired knowledge, facts, techniques and rules in a different way. | 12 | 15 |
Analysing: Evaluating: Present and defend opinions by making judgments about information, validity of ideas, or quality of work based on a set of criteria. Creating: Compile information together in a different way by combining elements in a new pattern or proposing alternative solutions. |
8 | 10 |
Total | 80 | 100 |
CBSE Class 10th Maths Internal Assessment Marks Distribution
Students can refer to the table given below to understand the marking scheme of CBSE class 10th maths internal assessment.
Internal Assessment | Marks |
Pen Paper Test and Multiple Assessment (5+5) | 10 |
Portfolio | 05 |
Lab Practical | 05 |
Total | 20 |
Note:
Maths is a scoring subject that requires a lot of practice, memorising formulas, and a clear and in-depth understanding of the concepts. Moreover, maths will help in choosing the career stream in higher secondary classes. Students aiming to opt for science as a stream must perform well in class 10th maths examination.
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