## Mathematics Class 8 Syllabus

Units | Topic |
---|---|

1 | Rational Numbers |

2 | Exponents and Powers |

3 | Squares and Squares Roots, Cubes and Cube Roots |

4 | Linear Equations in one variable |

5 | Understanding Quadrilaterals and Constructions |

6 | Mensuration |

7 | Algebraic Expressions, Identities and Factorization |

8 | Ratio, proportion and percentage |

9 | Direct and Inverse Proportion |

10 | Representing 3D in 2D |

11 | Playing with Numbers |

12 | Data Handling |

##### Unit 1: Rational Numbers

• Definition and operations on rational numbers

• Properties on Rational Numbers

• Representation of rational numbers on number line

• Finding two or more rational numbers between two given rational numbers

• BODMAS

• Applications of rational numbers in problem solving

##### Unit 2: Exponents and Powers

• Exponents

• Laws of Exponent

• Application of Laws of Exponents

##### Unit 3: Squares and Square Roots; Cubes and Cube

• Introduction to Squares

• Properties of Squares of natural numbers

• Square Root of a given number

• Estimation of square root

• Applications of square and square root of a number

• Introduction to Cube of a number

• Properties of cubes of natural numbers

• Cube Root of a given number

• Application of cubes and cube of a number

##### Unit 4: Linear Equations in One Variable

• Linear equations

• Solution of Linear equations

• Application of Linear equations

##### Unit 5: Linear Understanding Quadrilaterals and Constructing Quadrilaterals

• Introduction to term polygon and its types

• Angle sum property of a polygon

• Types of Quadrilaterals with their properties

• Types of parallelograms

• Construction of Quadrilaterals

##### Unit 6: Mensuration

• Area of 2-dimensional figures

• Area of 3-dimensional figures

• Volume of 3-dimensional figures

• Applications of volume and surface area

##### Unit 7: Algebraic Expressions, Identities and Factorization of algebraic expressions

• Algebraic expression

• Multiplication of algebraic expressions

• Algebraic identities

• Factorization

• Division of two algebraic expressions

##### Unit 8: Comparing Quantities

• Ratio and Proportion

• Percentage

• Profit and Loss

• Sales Tax and Value Added Tax (VAT)

• Compound Interest

##### Unit 9: Direct and Inverse Proportion

• Direct Proportion

• Inverse Proportion

• Mixed Problems

##### Unit 10: Representing 3D in 2D

• Identification of 3-D objects

• Different views of 3-D objects

• Introduction to Map

• Polyhedron

• Euler’s Formula

##### Unit 11: Playing with Numbers

• General form of a number

• Letters for digits (decoding the digits from letters)

• Divisibility tests

##### Unit 12: Data Handling

• Graphical representation of data

• Group data

• Histogram

• Pie Chart

• Probability