Title A Textbook of Social Science, Class 10
Subtitle Based on the Latest CBSE Syllabus and Examination Pattern
Author Savitri Joshi
ISBN 9789389662467
List price Rs 650.00
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 436
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 10 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 10, 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 OF TERMS comprising important terms used in a chapter.
  • POINTS TO REMEMBER summing up an entire chapter.
  • NCERT Textbook (In-Text and 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 Rise of Nationalism in Europe

Chapter 2: Nationalism in India

Chapter 3: The Making of a Global World

Chapter 4: The Age of Industrialisation

Chapter 5: Print Culture and the Modern World


Section 2: Geography

Chapter 1: Resources and Development

Chapter 2: Forest and Wildlife Resources (To be assessed in the Periodic Tests only)

Chapter 3: Water Resources (To be assessed in the Periodic Tests only)

Chapter 4: Agriculture

Chapter 5: Minerals and Energy Resources

Chapter 6: Manufacturing Industries

Chapter 7: Lifelines of National Economy


Section 3: Political Science

Chapter 1: Power Sharing

Chapter 2: Federalism

Chapter 3: Democracy and Diversity (To be assessed in the Periodic Tests only)

Chapter 4: Gender, Religion and Caste

Chapter 5: Popular Struggles and Movements (To be assessed in the Periodic Tests only)

Chapter 6: Political Parties

Chapter 7: Outcomes of Democracy

Chapter 8: Challenges to Democracy (To be assessed in the Periodic Tests only)


Section 4: Economics

Chapter 1: Development

Chapter 2: Sectors of the Indian Economy

Chapter 3: Money and Credit

Chapter 4: Globalisation and the Indian Economy

Chapter 5: Consumer Rights (To be done as Project Work)

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 10.

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