Bihar Board Matric Syllabus 2020

Bihar Board Matric Syllabus 2020

BSEB conducts both secondary and senior secondary board examinations twice (regular and supplementary) in a year. Candidates can download the syllabus as PDF, subject wise syllabus is released for Hindi, English, Mathematics, Science, Social Science and other optional subjects. Candidates can also download the sample question papers from the official website.

Bihar Board Class 10th/Matric Syllabus Highlights 2020

Conducting Authority

Bihar School Examination Board

Exam Name

Bihar Board 10th/ Matric Exam 2020

Exam Date

17th Feb 2020


6 Main Subjects

1 Optional Subject


BSEB Matric Syllabus

Official Website

How to download the Bihar Matric/10th Syllabus 2020

Step 1: Visit the official website of the Bihar matric board-

Step 2: On the home page click on the Student Section.

BSEB Class 10th Syllabus 2020
BSEB Class 10th Syllabus 2020

Step 3: In the new window, click on the Syllabus option to download the pdf.

Step 4: Download and save the PDF for future reference.

Bihar Board Class 10th Syllabus 2020




Mother Tongue

(Hindi or Urdu or Bangla)


Second Indian Language








Social Science

Bihar Board 10th Syllabus 2020 PDF for Mother Tongue Subjects

  • Hindi

  • Urdu

  • Bangla

Bihar Board 10th Syllabus 2020 for Second Indian Language

Bihar Board 10th/Matric Syllabus 2020 for Mathematics

Name of the Unit


Real Numbers

Euclid’s Division Lemma and Algorithm, Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic, Rational and Irrational Numbers


Geometric Meaning of The Zeroes, Zeroes, and Coefficients, Division Algorithm For Polynomials

Pair of Linear Equations in 2 Variables

Graphical Solution to Linear Equations,

Substitution Method, Elimination Method, Cross Multiplication Method, Equations Reducible to Linear Form

Quadratic Equations

Introduction to Quadratic Equations, Method of Completing The Square, Nature of Roots, Equations Reducible to Quadratic Form

Arithmetic Progression

Introduction to Arithmetic Progression, nth Term of an A.P., Sum of n Terms of an A.P., Word Problems of A.P.


Basic Proportionality Theorem, Topic 2 – Converse of BPT, Criteria For Similar Triangles, Problems on Similar Triangles, Areas of Similar Triangles, Pythagoras Theorem

Topic 7 – Problems on Pythagoras Theorem

Coordinate Geometry

Distance Formula, Section Formula, Area of Triangles

Introduction to Trigonometry

Trigonometrical Ratios, Trigonometric Tables, Trigonometric Ratios of Complementary Angles,

Introduction to Trigonometric Identities, Applications of Trigonometric Identities

Some Applications of Trigonometry

Introduction to Heights and Distances, Applications of Heights and Distances


Tangents to A Circle, Properties of Tangents

Construction Constructions of Similar Triangles, Construction

of Tangents

Areas Related to Circles

Area and Circumference of a Circle, Areas of Sectors and Segments, Areas of Combination of Figures

Surface Areas and Volumes

Surface Area: Combination of Solids, Volume: Combination of Solids, Conversion of Solids, Frustum of A Cone


Arithmetic Mean of Grouped Data, Mode of Grouped Data, Median of Grouped Data, Relation Between Central Tendencies, Cumulative Frequency Curve


Classical Approach to Probability, Applications of Probability

Bihar Board 10th/Matric Syllabus 2020 for Mathematics PDF

Bihar Board 10th/Matric Syllabus 2020 for Social Science




  • The Rise of Nationalism in Europe

  • The Nationalist Movement in Indo-China

  • Nationalism in India

  • The Making of a Global World

  • The Age of Industrialisation

  • Work, Life, and Leisure: Cities in the Contemporary World

  • Print Culture and the Modern World

  • Novels, Society, and History


  • Power Sharing

  • Federalism

  • Democracy and Diversity

  • Gender, Religion, and Caste

  • Popular Struggles and Movements

  • Political Parties

  • Outcomes of Democracy

  • Challenges to Democracy


  • Resources and Development

  • Forest and Wildlife Resources

  • Water Resources

  • Agriculture

  • Minerals and Energy Resources

  • Manufacturing Industries

  • Lifelines of National Economy


  • Development

  • Sectors of the Indian Economy

  • Money and Credit

  • Globalisation and the Indian Economy

  • Consumer Rights

Bihar Board 10th Syllabus 2020 for Social Science PDF

Bihar Board 10th/Matric Syllabus 2020 for Science PDF

Bihar Board 10th/Matric Syllabus 2020 for English



English Prose

  • Two questions are to be attempted among three short answers type questions (4 marks)

  • One explanation in three different passages (4 marks)

  • Comprehension question needs to be attempted between two passages (4 marks)

  • Use of words (2 marks)

  • One needs to be answered among two long answer type questions (6 marks)


  • Combining of Sentences Correction (2 marks)

  • Direct and Indirect Narration (2 marks)


  • Antonyms and Synonyms of two words Substitution of word ( two groups) Homophones


  • Translate from English to Hindi Translate from Hindi to English


  • One essay containing 250 words among 4-5 different topics Application Writing or Letter Writing

Bihar Board Matric Syllabus 2020 for English PDF

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