CBSE Class 10 Science Term 2 Syllabus for academic year 2021-22 is provided here along with the details of internal assessment. As per the latest change, the syllabus for Class 9 Science has been divided into two terms. In each term, there will be a theory paper for 40 marks for each term. Also, there will be an internal assessment for each term carrying 10 marks each. The Class 10 Science Term 2 Syllabus is listed below.
CBSE Class 10 Science Term 2 Syllabus
Students can have a look at the mark distribution of CBSE Term 2 Science Syllabus. They can also download the syllabus pdf from the link below:
|Units||Term – II||Marks|
|I||Chemical Substances-Nature and Behaviour: Chapter 4 and 5||10|
|II||World of Living: Chapter 8 and 9||13|
|IV||Effects of Current: Chapter 12 and 13||12|
|V||Natural Resources: Chapter 15||05|
|Total Theory (Term II)||40|
|Internal Assessment: Term II||10|
Unit – 1: Chemical Substances – Nature and Behaviour
Chapter 4: Carbon and its Compounds
Carbon compounds: Covalent bonding in carbon compounds. Versatile nature of carbon. Homologous series.
Chapter 5: Periodic classification of elements
Periodic classification of elements: Need for classification, early attempts at classification of elements (Dobereiner’s Triads, Newland’s Law of Octaves, Mendeleev’s Periodic Table), Modern periodic table, gradation in properties, valency, atomic number, metallic and non-metallic properties.
Unit – 2: World of Living
Chapter 8: How do organisms reproduce?
Reproduction: Reproduction in animals and plants (asexual and sexual) reproductive health-need and methods of family planning. Safe sex vs HIV/AIDS.Child bearing and women’s health.
Chapter 9: Heredity and Evolution
Heredity: Heredity; Mendel’s contribution- Laws for inheritance of traits: Sex determination: brief introduction.
Unit – 3: Effects of Current
Chapter 12: Electricity
Ohm’s law; Resistance, Resistivity, Factors on which the resistance of a conductor depends. Series combination of resistors, parallel combination of resistors and its applications in daily life. Heating effect of electric current and its applications in daily life. Electric power, Interrelation between P, V, I and R.
Chapter 13: Magnetic effects of current
Magnetic effects of current: Magnetic field, field lines, field due to a current carrying conductor, field due to current carrying coil or solenoid; Force on current carrying conductor, Fleming’s Left Hand Rule, Electric Motor, Electromagnetic induction. Induced potential difference, Induced current. Fleming’s Right Hand Rule.
Unit – 5: Natural Resources
Chapter 15: Our Environment
Our environment: Eco-system, Environmental problems, Ozone depletion, waste production and their solutions. Biodegradable and non-biodegradable substances.
CBSE Class 10 Science Term II Practicals
List of Experiments
1. Studying the dependence of potential difference (V) across a resistor on the current (I) passing through it and determining its resistance. Also plotting a graph between V and I.
2. Studying (a) binary fission in Amoeba, and (b) budding in yeast and Hydra with the help of prepared slides.
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