CBSE Class 10 Reference Books

The time has come when for the first time you will be exposed to greater competition with lakh of students across the country appearing in the prestigious CBSE Class 10 board exams.

Many of you have already appeared in the CBSE board exams in 2015 while others must be preparing for the upcoming examinations. CBSE class 10 board exam plays an important part in student’s career as it is a significant factor of their future endeavors. 

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Since, each subject plays an important role in itself hence; the board exam preparation needs true dedication and hard labor. With every passing day, you must be wondering as what to do to excel in the board exam.  Well, to help you overcome your problem, we have not only come up with effective reference books for CBSE class 10 board exam preparation but also few tips on each subject to help you score better.

Recommended CBSE Books

askIITians offers some of the best books for CBSE class 10 preparation. Given below are the elite CBSE books which can help you clear the examination with flying colors. These are as below:

CBSE books for class 10



Mathematics (Class 10) (English) 7th Edition (Paperback)

R. D. Sharma

Secondary School Mathematics For Class - 10 (English) (Paperback)

R. S. Aggarwal, V. Aggarwal

Chemistry Science For Class - X (Part -2) (English) 1st Edition (Paperback)

Manjit Kaur, Lakhmir Singh

Science for Tenth Class: Physics (Part 1) (English) 1st Edition (Paperback)

Singh Lakhmir Kaur Manjit

Biology: Science For Class - 10 (Part - 3) (English) 1st Edition (Paperback)

Singh Lakhmir Kaur Manjit

CBSE - CCE Hindi - B Term 1 (Class 10) : Sample Question Papers 1st Edition (Paperback)

Oswaal School Books

CBSE - CCE English Communicative Term 1 (Class 10) : Sample Question Papers (English) 1st Edition (Paperback)

Oswaal School Books

Subject-wise Tips


  • Organizing is the key to success. Organize your study and get a good grip on the fundamental concepts of physics. This can be the key to ace the exam.

  • Try revising the formulae and theorem based questions as a major part of the exam contains these types of questions.

  • Try solving last 10 years’ past papers and model papers to ace your exam.


  • Chemistry is a high scoring subject. But, this doesn’t mean it is easy. It requires concentration and dedication. Make sure that you really understood the whole concept of a chapter before you proceed to the next one.

  • Try highlighting those points which according to you is important in exam point of view.

  • Make charts of important formulae along with names and revise them on regular basis.


  • Biology tests can vary widely. Therefore, the best way to evaluate the exam pattern is to practice past year papers and sample papers.

  • The toughest part of studying biology is remembering the different terms in respect to their functions. Therefore, you need to make yourself familiarize with these terms by practicing them again and again.

  • Since the subject features graphical content more, hence it is very important to pay more attention to the diagrams and its theory.


  • Maths is a highly scoring subject; hence pay attention to every minute detail while writing your answers. Remember, a single mistake can lead to an incorrect answer.

  • Pen down the important formulae and revise them regularly.

  • Practice as much as you can. Since calculations can be lengthy and time-consuming; hence the only way to overcome this is practice.

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