**Description:**

*ICSE Mathematics*, a carefully planned
series for Classes 6 to 8, conforms to the latest curriculum of the Council for
the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE).The series aims at creating
an environment where students see mathematics as something to talk about, to
communicate, to discuss among them and to use it in daily life.

**Features of the series:**

- In-text
Exercises given after every section of a chapter to reinforce the concepts
learnt
*Maths
Info *for
additional information and *Try These* for hands-on practice are given
throughout the chapters- At
*A
Glance *at the end of each chapter to summarize the concepts learnt *Mental
Maths, Practice Time *and *Think Smart* to consolidate the
concepts learnt in each chapter- Unit-wise
*Self-Testing Exercises *and *Question Bank* compiled at the end of
the book *Concepts’
Glimpse *and *Formula* *Sheet* provided at the end of
the book for a quick recall- Life
skills-based questions given either throughout the chapter or at the end of
Practice Time
*Subject
Integration *introduced to help students understand the
application of mathematics in other subjects and various fields*Activities
*integrated
throughout the book to strengthen the concepts learnt

**Additional Teacher’s Support **

**Teacher’s Manual** • Lesson plan • Solutions
of selected questions • Worksheets with answers

**Digital Support (www.vivadigital.in)** •
Flip book Test generator • Solutions of selected questions • Worksheets with
answers • Test generator • Lesson plan

**Download Teacher’s Support material on www.vivadigital.in**

**Contents:**

__Unit 1: Number System__** **

**Chapter 1. Integers** • Integers,
Representation of Integers on a Number Line, Comparison of Integers,
Fundamental Operations on Integers, Simplification of an Expression, Word
Problems

**Chapter 2. Fractions** • Fractions,
Classification of Fractions, Reducing a Fraction to Its Simplest Form, Like and
Unlike Fractions, Comparison of Fractions, Inserting a Fraction between Two
Fractions, Fundamental Operations on Fractions, Reciprocal of a Fraction,
Fraction as an Operator, Continued Fraction, Simplification of Complex
Fractions, Simplification of an Expression, Word Problems

**Chapter 3. Decimals** • Decimal Fractions,
Conversion of Fractions into Decimals, Conversion of Decimals into Fractions,
Comparison of Decimals, Fundamental Operations on Decimals, Terminating and
Non-Terminating Decimals, Approximation

**Chapter 4. Rational Numbers** •
Rational Numbers, Absolute Value of a Rational Number, Equivalent Rational
Numbers, Representation of Rational Numbers on a Number Line, Standard Form of
Rational Numbers, Comparison of Rational Numbers, Addition and Subtraction of
Rational Numbers, Multiplication and Division of Rational Numbers, Decimal
Representation of Rational Numbers

**Chapter 5. Exponents and Powers** •
Exponents, Laws of Exponents, Scientific Notation of Numbers, Application of
Laws of Exponents

**Chapter 6. Set Theory **• Set, Notation and
Representation of Sets, Types of Sets, Cardinal Number, Subsets, Universal Set,
Operations on Sets, Cardinal Properties of Sets

__Unit 2: Ratio, Proportion
and Arithmetical Problems__

**Chapter 7. Ratio, Proportion and Unitary Method** •
Ratio, Comparison of Ratios, Compound Ratio and Continued Ratio, Increase or
Decrease in a Given Ratio, To Divide a Given Quantity in a Given Ratio, Proportion,
Continued Proportion, Unitary Method, Variation, Time and Work

**Chapter 8. Percentage **• Percentage,
Expressing Smaller Units as Percentage of Larger Units, Expressing One Quantity
as a Percentage of the Other, Finding Percentage of a Given Quantity, Finding
the Number from a Given Percentage of the Number, Increase or Decrease in
Percentage

**Chapter 9. Profit and Loss** •
Cost Price and Selling Price, Overhead Expenses, Profit and Loss, Profit and
Loss percent, Marked Price and Discount

**Chapter 10. Simple Interest **•
Simple Interest

**Chapter 11. Speed, Distance and Time** •
Speed and Units of Speed, Conversion of Units of Speed, Average Speed, Relative
Speed

__Unit 3: Algebra__** **

**Chapter 12. Algebraic Expressions** •
Constants, Variables and Terms, Algebraic Expressions, Addition, Subtraction,
Multiplication and Division of Algebraic Expressions, Value of an Algebraic
Expression

**Chapter 13. Linear Equations in One Variable** •
Equation, Solution of a Linear Equation, Trial and Error Method, Rules for
Solving an Equation, Transposing a Term of an Equation, Applications of Linear
Equations

**Chapter 14. Linear Inequations** •
Inequation, Replacement and Solution Sets, Method of Solving Inequations,
Graphical Representation of Solution Set

__Unit 4: Geometry__** **

**Chapter 15. Lines and Angles** •
Point, Line, Line Segment, Ray and Plane, Parallel Lines, Intersecting Lines,
Perpendicular Lines and Concurrent Lines, Angle, Types of Angles

**Chapter 16. Triangles** • Triangle,
Classification of Triangles, Properties of Triangles, Altitude and Medians of a
Triangle, Pythagoras Property (or Pythagoras Theorem)

**Chapter 17. Congruence of Triangles **•
Congruent Figures, Congruence of Line Segments, Congruence of Two Angles,
Congruence of Triangles, Conditions for Congruency of Two Triangles

**Chapter 18. Symmetry, Reflection and Rotation** •
Symmetry, Line(s) of Symmetry of Geometrical Figures, Reflection, Rotation

**Chapter 19. Visualizing** • Solid Shapes
Polyhedrons, Nets of 3D Shapes, Drawing Solids on a Flat Surface, Visualizing
Solid Objects, Mapping the Space Around Through Visual Estimation

**Chapter 20. Constructions** •
Construction of Parallel Lines, Construction of triangles, Construction of
Circumcircle and Incircle

** **

__Unit 5: Mensuration__** **

**Chapter 21. Perimeter and Area **• Perimeter and Area of a Rectangle and a
Square, Area of a Triangle and a Parallelogram, Circumference and Area of a
Circle

__Unit 6: Data Handling__** **

**Chapter 22. Data Handling **•
Collection of Relevant Data, Organization of Data, Measures of Central
Tendency, Bar Graphs, Construction of Bar Graphs, Multiple Bar Graphs

**Chapter 23. Probability** • Probability, Some
Important Terms Used in Probability, Experimental Probability

*Self-Testing Exercises *

*Concepts’ Glimpse *

*Formula Sheet *

*Question Bank *

*Subject Integration *

*Answers*

**About the Authors:**

**Monicaa Abhijit**, with teaching experience
of over 25 years, is currently teaching in St. Thomas School, New Delhi.

**Ajay Kumar**, with teaching experience
of over 15 years, is currently heading the Mathematics Department in St. Mary’s
School, New Delhi.

**Target Audience:**

Students
of ICSE Class 7.