# ICSE Class 9

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## ICSE CLASS 9 Syllabus

We offer students the finest and well-executed syllabus that assists them to complete the entire study module within a set time.

Below is the detailed syllabus that is needed to be covered to outshine your upcoming examination.

## Maths Syllabus

 Chapter Lessons Rational and Irrational Numbers Introduction to Rational Numbers Real Numbers Rational Numbers between Two Rational Numbers Comparison of Rational Numbers Expressing Decimals as Rational Numbers Irrational Numbers Operations on Real Numbers Profit, Loss and Discount Percentage and Discount Discount Compound Interest Simple and Compound Interest Expansions Multiplication of Algebraic Expressions Algebraic Identities Factorization Factors of Algebraic Expressions Cubic Identities Factorization of Trinomials Formulae Framing of Formula Formulae and Their Uses Linear Equations in One Variable Introduction to Linear Equations Introduction to Simple Equations Algebraic Methods of Solving a Pair of Linear Equations Application of Linear Equations Simultaneous Linear Equations Graphical Method of Solution Algebraic Methods of Solving a Pair of Linear Equations Graphs of Linear Equations Cartesian Plane Graphical Representation of Linear Equations in Two Variables Graphical Method of Solution Indices Exponents Rational exponent Logarithms Logarithms Laws of Logarithms Triangles Triangles Concept of a Triangle Congruence of Plane Figures Congruence of Triangles Isosceles Triangles And Inequalities Properties of Triangles Inequalities in a Triangle Theorems of Inequalities in Triangles Construction of Triangles Construction of Triangles Construction of Triangles Mid - Point Theorems Mid-Point Theorem Similarity of Triangles Intercepts Made by Parallel Lines Similarity Similarity of Triangles Criteria for Similarity of Triangles Pythagoras Theorem Areas of Similar Triangles Rectilinear Figures Polygons Quadrilateral and Its Types Properties of a Parallelogram Kinds of Quadrilaterals Construction of Quadrilaterals Construction of Rhombus Area Area of a Polygonal Region Plane Figures Areas of Parallelograms Areas of Triangles Triangle and Parallelogram of Same Base and Between the Same Parallels Statistics Data Handling Collection and Presentation of Data Measures of Central Tendency Graphical Representation of Data Graphical Representation of Data Frequency Curves Perimeter and Area of Rectilinear Figures Plane Figures Heron's Formula Area of Quadrilaterals and Polygons Circumference and Area of a Circle Basic Concepts of a Circle Circles Areas of Combinations of Plane Figures Mensuration of Cube, Cuboid and Cylinder Surface Area of Solids Volume of Solids Trigonometrically Ratios Trigonometric Ratios and Angles Trigonometric Identities Trigonometric Ratios of Special Angles Co-Ordinate Geometry Cartesian Plane Graphical Representation of Linear Equations in Two Variables

## Science Syllabus

### Chemistry

 Chapter Lessons Matter And Its Composition - Law Of Conservation Of Energy States of Matter Atoms and Molecules Elements, Compounds And Mixtures Types of Substances Types of Mixtures Methods of Separation I Methods of Separation II The Language Of Chemistry Atoms and Molecules Structure of an Atom Chemical Reactions and Equations Physical And Chemical Changes Physical and Chemical Changes Types of Chemical Reactions Combustion Water Composition of Water Water Cycle Physical and Chemical Properties of Water Types of Mixtures Atomic Structure Structure of an Atom The Periodic Table History of Periodic Table Modern Periodic Table Study Of The First Element - Hydrogen Preparation of Hydrogen Preparation, Properties and Uses of Hydrogen

### Physics

 Chapter Lessons Measurement Of Length, Volume, Time And Mass VernierCallipers Screw Gauge Measurement of Volume Time and Speed Simple Pendulum Time Period of a Simple Pendulum Physical Balance Motion In One Dimension Rest and Motion Introduction to Motion Graphical Representation of Motion Universal Law of Gravitation Newton's Laws Of Motion First Law of Motion Momentum and Second Law of Motion Third Law of Motion Force Force Momentum and Second Law of Motion Principle of Moments Centre of Mass and Centre of Gravity Centripetal and Centrifugal Forces Graphical Representation of Motion Pressure In Fluids And Atmospheric Pressure Thrust and Pressure Atmospheric Pressure - I Fortin's Barometer Aneroid Barometer Up thrust In Fluids And Archimedes' Principle Thrust and Pressure Archimedes' Principle and Buoyancy Verification Of Archimedes' Principle Floatation And Relative Density Laws of Floatation Archimedes' Principle and Buoyancy Hydrometers Expansion of Solids, Liquids and Gases Thermal Expansion of Matter Thermal Expansion in Daily Life Anomalous Expansion of Water Hope's Apparatus Thermometry Temperature and Its Measurement Transfer Of Heat Transfer of Heat Thermos Flask Rectilinear Propagation of Light Types of Media Shadows and Pin Hole Camera Mirrors and Reflection Reflection Of Light At A Plane Surface Reflection of Light Reflection in Plane Mirrors Propagation Of Sound Waves Production and Propagation of Sound Reflection of Sound Static Electricity Lightning Protection from Lightning Current Electricity Electric Cells - I Electric Cells - II Current Electricity Circuits Electric Components Electric Circuit Electric Conductors and Insulators Current Electricity Basics Magnetism Magnetic and Non-magnetic Materials Properties of a Magnet Mapping of Magnetic Lines of Force due to a Bar Magnet : Neutral Points

### Biology

 Chapter Lessons Introducing Biology Branches of Biology Cell - The Unit Of Life Introduction to Cell Cell Structure Tissues - Plant And Animal Tissues Plant Tissues Animal Tissues Vegetative Propagation And Micropropagation Asexual Reproduction in Plants Reproduction in Unicellular and Multicellular Organisms Layering and Multiple Fission The Flower Sexual Reproduction in Plants Pollination And Fertilization Sexual Reproduction in Plants Respiration In Plants Respiration Photosynthesis Five Kingdom Classification Classification of Living Organisms The Animal Kingdom Economic Importance Of Bacteria World of Microorganisms Dealing with Harmful Microorganisms Nitrogen Fixation Useful Role of Bacteria Economic Importance Of Fungi Economic Importance Of Fungi Nutrition Nutrients and Balanced Diet Deficiency Diseases Vitamin, Proteins and Mineral Deficiency Diseases Digestive System Digestion Test For Starch, Proteins and Fats Movement And Locomotion Joints and their Types Skin - The Jack of All Trades The Sense Organs The Respiratory System Respiration Diseases - Cause And Control Diseases Infectious Diseases - III Hygiene - A Key To Health Life Personal Health and Hygiene Nutrients and Balanced Diet Diseases Community Health and Hygiene

## English Syllabus

### English Literature

 Poem Prose Play Where the mind is without fear India’s Heroes Act I Scene If thou must love me Journey by night Act 1 Scene I, II, III, Act 2 Scene I The Inch Cape Rock Hunger Act II, Scene II, III, IV, V Stopping by woods on a Snowy Evening My Lost Dollar Act II, Scene VI, VII, VIII, IX In the Bazaars of Hyderabad God Lives in my Chest The Merchant of Venice till Act 2 A small Pain in my Chest The Kabuliwalah I Believe The Last Leaf The Professor

### English Language

 English Grammar Applied Grammar Reading Section Writing Section Articles Gap Filling/Sentence Completion Reading Comprehension Formal Letters Nouns Dialogue Completion Informal Letters Pronouns Sentence Reordering E-mail Adjectives Error Correction: Editing Diary Entry Adverbs Error Correction: Omission Notice Writing Verbs Sentence Transformation Message Writing Conjunctions Debate Prepositions Speech Sentence, Clause, Phrase Dialogue Tenses Bio-sketch Reported Speech Data Interpretation Punctuation Description Article Report Writing Story Completion

### Social Science Syllabus

 Civic History Geography Our Constitution The Harappan Civilization The Earth as a Planet Salient features of constitution Vedic culture Geographic Grid Directive Principles of the state policy India in the 6th Century BC Motions of the Earth Elections The Mauryan Empire Structure of the Earth and Internal processes Political Parties The Sangam Age Landforms of the Earth Local Self – Government (Rural) The Age of Guptas Rocks Local Self – Government (Rural) Medieval India Volcanoes Delhi Sultanate Earthquakes The Mughals Empire Earth movements folding and faulting Sufism and Bhakti Movements Weathering The Beginning of Modern Age in Europe The Hydrosphere The Reformation Movement of Ocean waters Industrial Revolution The Atmosphere The Beginning of Modern Age in Europe(Renaissance) The Insolation Pressure Belts and types of winds Precipitation Natural Regions of the world – I Natural Regions of the world – II Pollution and its sources Effect of Pollution Abatement of Pollution

### Economics Syllabus

Definitions of Economics

Basic terms and concepts

Basic Problems of an Economy

Types of Economics

Solution of the Basic Problems

Food security & Public Distribution system

Industrialization

Cottage and Small – scale industries

Human Capital – Health & Education

Women and Child Welfare

Impact of Industrial Practices on the Ecosystem

Industrial Wastes

Effect of Pollution Spoilage and Landscape

Abatement of Pollution

### Commercial Studies Syllabus

Human Activities

Commercial Organization

Profit and Non Profit Organizations

Sole Proprietorship and Hindu undivided family

Partnership

Joint stock company

Cooperative society

Public sector enterprise

Marketing and sales

Finance and Accounts

Human Resources

Production

General Administration and Legal Department

Nature and Importance of Communication

Verbal and Non-verbal Communication

Different methods of Communication

Meaning, Objectives and Terminology of Accounting

Basic Accounting Principles and Concepts

Accounting Books and Statements

Home Trade and Documents used in it

International trade and Role of WTO

Types of Pollution

Effects of Pollution on Environment & Control of

Pollution

Management of waste and methods of safe disposal.

### Physical Education Syllabus

 Basic organization Sensitivity and coordination Movement and Support Excretion Nutrition Reparation Circulation Cricket & Football

### Home Science Syllabus

 Concept and Scope of Home Science Food and Health Role of Play and Play school for the young child Food Preparation Nutrients and their functions Waste Management in the Home and Community What are the 5’R’S? Gas, Electricity & Water Fabric available in the Market Clothes are our second skin Family Women and child welfare Growth and development of children

## ICSE Class 9 Books

askIITians prescribe some of the best books for ICSE Class 9. These are as under:

 Subjects Books Mathematics Secondary School Mathematics for Class 9 PB (English) (Paperback) by V. Aggarwal R. S. Aggarwal Together with Mathematics for ICSE Students Class-IX (English) (Paperback) by Bhanu Pratap Singh S.Chand's ICSE Mathematics Book I For IX (English) 01 Edition (Paperback) by Anubhuti Gangal Chemistry Together With Chemistry (Class IX) (English) 10th Edition (Paperback) by Anshu (Suri) Gulati ICSE Chemistry For Class 9 / E5 by Amarnath Mishra Physics Together with Physics for ICSE Students Class-IX (English) 9th Edition (Paperback) by Mukesh Kumar Gandhi Concise Physics -I.C.S.E. Physics Part I Class - IX (Paperback) by Selina Publishers (2013) Biology Science Biology for Class - IX (Part - III) (Paperback) by Pradeep Publications (2014) Together with Biology for Class-IX (ICSE Based) (English) 9th Edition (Paperback) by A. Jacob I.C.S.E. Concise Biology Part 1 For Class 9 (Paperback) by Selina Publishers (2014) History & Civic Together with History & Civics for ICSE Students Class-IX (English) (Paperback) by Poonam Johri Geography Together with Geography Class IX (ICSE Based) (English) 10th Edition (Paperback) by Poonam Johri English A complete course in ICSE ENG. IX & X (English) by O P Singh Evergreen ICSE Self-Study in English Language Paper-I Class-9 & 10 (English) (Paperback) by Joseph Fernandez ICSE Art of Effective English Writing (For Classes IX - X) PB (English) 01 Edition (Paperback) by O. P. Singh Meena Singh Together with English Language for Class-IX-X (ICSE Based) (English) 12th Edition (Paperback) by A. K. Saxena Hindi Evergreen ICSE Self-Study in Hindi for Class - 9 and 10 1st Edition (Paperback) Together with Hindi for Class-IX-X 7th Edition (Paperback) by Meenakshi Shrivastav Pushplata Sareen Pushparani Art of effective Hindi writing IX & X by Mahendra Computer Application S.Chand's ICSE Computer Application For IX (English) 02 Edition (Paperback) by Dheeraj Mehrotra Economics S.Chand's ICSE Economic Applications Book I For IX By Abhijit Das Commercial Studies S.Chand's ICSE Commercial Applications Book I For IX by S Rajesh

## ICSE Class 9 Sample Papers

Sample papers and question papers help students to gauge the exam pattern along with a fair idea about the importance and format of questions.

## Tips & tricks

• Plan Your Studies Well: Plan your study before it’s too late. When you study a topic, make sure you practice those questions that match your requirement in terms of examination.

• Gain Your Speed: Practice solving last 10 years question papers to gain speed and accuracy for the upcoming examination.

• Refer Your Books: Most questions in the ICSE board are based directly on your books. So, refer your books carefully.

• Work On Those Abs and Muscles: Remember your mental state depends on your physical fitness. So, running in the morning or taking 30-minute break to play badminton in the evening is not a bad idea to burst out your mental stress.

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