Social Science for Class VIII-Trial

About the course

Imagine that you travelled back to those days of your great grandparents with the help of a time machine. You found all your surroundings looking entirely different. If you travel back even further, you will be more surprised and fascinated by the society and culture that they lived in. Wouldn’t it be interesting to know about the past? Does it sound like a mystery that we must resolve?

Do you realize that our past and present are inter-related. In order to appreciate the present, we need to learn the past. Social Science is a branch of science that help us to understand ourselves and the world. By incorporating Social Studies in our course-ware, we intent to ensure a well rounded education of the student. It is a broad area of knowledge and includes several different disciplines.

Through this online module, let us study more about these subjects and understand their impact on our lives. We all have some kind of responsibility towards the society and in our learning module, our intention is to broaden your horizons and thereby offer something constructive to the society.

Features

  • The content is purely based on NCERT syllabus.
  • Systematically organised contents.
  • Ensures comprehensive and thorough learning to develop clear concept.
  • Notes are in-cooperated with images and/or visual models and additional information to provide a conceptual understanding.
  • The contents published in our website are crafted by experts.
  • Easy and quick access of chapter-wise questions and answers.
  • Practice tests end of each chapter with different difficulty level are provided.
  • Completely solved NCERT textbook questions.
  • Student having trouble finding solutions to difficult NCERT problems can make use of the NCERT solutions provided.
  • The solutions are arranged in a manner that ensures comprehensive learning and also makes better use of the student’s time.
  • Multiple choice questions and Evaluation questions are included in each chapter.
  • At the end of each section the scholar can self access their performance.
  • Promotes self confidence and self esteem through self-paced learning.
  • Enhances logical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • This module is also helpful for students preparing for various competitive exams.

Contents

Social and Political Life - III
Chapter 1 :The Indian Constitution
Chapter 2 :Understanding Secularism
Chapter 3 :Why do we need a Parliament?
Chapter 4 :Understanding Laws
Chapter 5 :The Judiciary
Chapter 6 :Understanding Our Criminal Justice System
Chapter 7 :Understanding Marginalisation
Chapter 8 :Confronting Marginalisation
Chapter 9 :Public Facilities
Chapter 10 :Law and Social Justice
Resources and Development
Chapter 1 :Resources
Chapter 2 :Land, Soil, Water, Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources
Chapter 3 :Mineral and Power Resources
Chapter 4 :Agriculture
Chapter 5 :Industries
Chapter 6 :Human Resourcest
Our Pasts - III
Chapter 1 :How, When and Where
Chapter 2 :From Trade to Territory: The Company Establishes Power
Chapter 3 :Ruling the Countryside
Chapter 4 :Tribals, Dikus and the Vision of a Golden Age
Chapter 5 :When People Rebel: 1857 and After
Chapter 6 :Colonialism and the City: The Story of an Imperial Capital
Chapter 7 :Weavers, Iron Smelters and Factory Owners
Chapter 8 :Civilising the “Native”, Educating the Nation
Chapter 9 :Women, Caste and Reform
Chapter 10 :The Changing World of Visual Arts
Chapter 11 :The Making of the National Movement: 1870s-1947
Chapter 12 :India After Independence
“I believe that the more you know about the past, the better you are prepared for the future.”
  • Theodore Roosevelt