Title A Textbook of Social Science, Class 9
Subtitle Based on the Latest CBSE Syllabus and Examination Pattern
Author Savitri Joshi
ISBN 9789389662450
List price Rs 550.00
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 328
Book size 216 x 279 mm
Publishing year 2020
Original publisher Viva Education
Published in India by Viva Education
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory Worldwide
Status New Arrival
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Viva: Textbook of Social Science for class 9 is a social science textbook developed in accordance with the latest CBSE course structure and the pattern of examination. Completely based on NCERT Main Course Books (MCBs) for class 9, the book has been designed and developed to meet the requirements of students competing for academic excellence at this level of schooling.

Salient Features of the Book

  • Division of each book into four units as per the prescribed syllabus.
  • All information and facts based on the most authentic and updated sources.
  • Content presented in a lucid style with an easy language and graspable approach
  • Pictures and maps of high quality and resolution.
  • IN FOCUS, CHAPTER OBJECTIVES and OVERVIEW in each chapter highlighting its subject, important topics and their significance.
  • KNOW AND GROW for additional information on some topics.
  • PROJECT and CLASS ASSIGNMENT comprising activity-based and other types of questions for internal assessment
  • GLOSSARY OFTERMS comprising important terms used in a chapter.
  • POINTS TO REMEMBER summing up an entire chapter.
  • NCERT Textbook Chapter-End Questions with solutions.
  • EXERCISE containing CBSE Course Structure-based questions
  • ACTIVITIES FOR INTERNAL ASSESSMENT comprising questions on different activities listed in the latest CBSE Course Structure


Section 1: History

Chapter 1: The French Revolution

Chapter 2: Socialism in Europe and the Russian Revolution

Chapter 3: Nazism and the Rise of Hitler

Chapter 4: Forest Society and Colonialism

Chapter 5: Pastoralists in the Modern World


Section 2: Geography

Chapter 1: India: Size and Location

Chapter 2: Physical Features of India

Chapter 3: Drainage

Chapter 4: Climate

Chapter 5: Natural Vegetation and Wildlife

Chapter 6: Population


Section 3: Political Science

Chapter 1: What is Democracy? Why Democracy?

Chapter 2: Constitutional Design

Chapter 3: Electoral Politics

Chapter 4: Working of Institutions

Chapter 5: Democratic Rights


Section 4: Economics

Chapter 1: The Story of Village Palampur

Chapter 2: People as Resource

Chapter 3: Poverty as a Challenge

Chapter 4: Food Security in India

About the Author:

Ms. Savitri Joshi is a distinguished educator and learning facilitator, currently serving on the academic faculty of Suraj Bhan D.A.V. Public School, Vasant Vihar (New Delhi), as a senior teacher of Social Science. An M.A. and B.Ed., she has a long experience of teaching students, spearheading curriculum planning, implementing educational programmes at Senior Secondary level.

Under the Master Trainer’s Program, initiated by DAVCMC which is empanelled by CBSE to conduct workshops, she has worked as ‘Trainer for Social Science’ at National and Delhi Regional levels.

Target Audience:

Useful for the students of CBSE class 9.

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