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ICSE Class 8 Topics 2023


Have you ever tried to cook something? There are some ingredients which are essential and some ingredients which can be optional. But to make a perfect dish, you must have all the ingredients and the right method to make it. Similarly, in order to score good marks in your 8th ICSE exams, you need to prepare all the topics where some topics are more important than others. To get a good score, you need to prepare all the topics and study in the right way. Now before you think about how you can do it, we have brought the perfect solution for you.

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ICSE Class 8 Subject-wise Topics

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ICSE Class 8 Science Topics

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Chapter No.Chapter NameTopics
1.Nervous SystemCentral nervous system- Brain and spinal cord
Reflex actions
Sense organs
Introduction to Nervous System
Peripheral and Autonomic Nervous System
2.Health and HygieneCommunicable diseases
Non-communicable diseases
Prevention of diseases
Communicable Diseases
Bite, Stings, Burns and First Aid
3.More About EnergyNon-renewable sources of energy
Renewable sources of energy
Conservation of energy
4.MagnetismMagnetic field and magnetic lines of force
Magnetic field of the earth
Electromagnetic induction
5.MatterCharacteristics of matter
Kinetic theory of matter
Physical properties of matter
6.Physical and Chemical changesIntroduction to physical change
Characteristics of a chemical change
Examples of chemical change
7.Elements, Compounds and MixturesClassification of matter
Separation of components of a mixture
8.Atomic StructureDalton’s atomic theory
Subatomic particles of an atom
Thomson’s model of the atom
Rutherford’s atomic model
Discovery of the nucleus
9.Language of ChemistrySymbols of radicals and their valency
Chemical formula
Chemical symbols of elements and their valency
10.Chemical ReactionsIntroduction to a chemical reaction
Characteristics to a chemical reaction
Types of chemical reactions
Conditions for chemical reaction
11.HydrogenOccurrence of hydrogen
Preparation of hydrogen
Uses of hydrogen
Electrolysis and related terms
Properties of hydrogen
12.WaterIntroduction to water
Importance of water
Sources of water
Water cycle
13.Carbon and its CompoundsOccurrence of carbon
Allotropy in carbon
Carbon dioxide
Introduction to carbon
Amorphous forms of carbon
14.Reproduction in PlantsIntroduction to Reproduction
Asexual reproduction in plants
Sexual reproduction in plants
Seeds: Structure and germination
15.Reproduction in AnimalsAsexual reproduction in animals
Sexual reproduction in animals
Reproduction in Humans
Growth and Development
16.EcosystemsIntroduction to Ecosystem
Biotic factors of the ecosystem
Abiotic factors of the ecosystem
Forest ecosystem
Interdependence between Biotic Components of the Ecosystem and Energy Flow
17.Pollution and ConservationIntroduction to natural resources
Conservation of natural resources
18.Food Production and ManagementAgriculture
Horticulture and Orchards
Animal husbandry
Agricultural Practices and Green Revolution
Soil and Its Types
19.Transportation of Food and Minerals in PlantsIntroduction to Transportation in Plants
Plant Tissues
Absorption of Water and Minerals
Conduction in Plants
20.Human Circulatory SystemBlood
Lymphatic system
Human circulatory system
21.Human Endocrine SystemIntroduction to Human Endocrine system
Stress management and personal hygiene
Different Endocrine Glands in Humans
22.The UniverseStars
The Solar System
Artificial Satellite
23.MatterCharacteristics of molecules
States of matter
Change of State
Molecular Theory of Matter
24.Physical Quantities and MeasurementVessels for measuring volume
Relative density
Floating and sinking
25.Force and PressureForce
Moment of force
Thrust and pressure
26.Work, Energy and PowerEnergy
Mechanical energy
Different Forms of Energy and Transformation of Energy
27.Light EnergyRefraction of light
Prism and dispersion
Spherical mirrors
Effects of Refraction of Light in Everyday Life
28.SoundTerms related to a wave
Characteristics of sound
Production and Propagation of Sound in Air
29.ElectricityElectrical energy and power
Household electricity
Conductors and Insulators
Current Electricity and Static Electricity
Charge and Its Properties
30.Heat TransferHeat temperature
Heat capacity
Effects of heat
Effects of Temperature on Molecular Motion
31.Know About Covid-19Covid-19 associate infection
Coronavirus infection

ICSE Class 8 Mathematics Topics

“Maths is a journey, not a destination.” To make this journey fruitful, you need to have the right resources. Embibe has curated a list of topics for ICSE Class 8, which will help you understand what and how to study. You can access them by clicking on the links below. 

Chapter No.Chapter NameTopics
1.Real NumbersIntroduction to rational numbers
Properties of rational numbers
Representation of Rational Numbers on Number Line
Rational Numbers between Two Rational Numbers
2.FormulaeFraming of a formula
3.ExponentsBasics of exponents and powers
Laws of exponents
4.Squares and Square RootsProperties of square numbers
Square roots
5.Cubes and Cube RootsCube
Cube roots
Patterns in cube of a numbers
6.Playing with NumbersNumbers in general form
Letters for digits
Tests for divisibility
Puzzles and Patterns
7.SetsVenn diagrams
8.Relations and FunctionsRelations and their representation
Domain and range of the relation
Functions and their representation
Domain and Range of the Functions
9.Percentage and its ApplicationsProfit and loss
Taxes on sale of an item
Goods and Services Tax (GST)
10.Simple and Compound InterestSimple interest 
Compound interest
Rate compounded annually or half yearly
Compound Variation
11.Ratio and ProportionProportion
Direct variation
Inverse variation
12.Algebraic Expressions and Factorisation Basics of algebraic expressions
Polynomial and its degree
Algebraic identities
Operation on Algebraic Expressions
Factorization of Algebraic Expressions
13.Equations and InequationsConcept of linear inequality
Solving a linear equation in one variable
Linear equation having terms on one side
Graphs of Linear Equations
Solution Set of Inequations on Number Line
Algebraically Solving Simultaneous Linear Equations
14.Quadratic EquationsIntroduction to quadratic equations
Solution of a quadratic equation
15.Understanding ShapesPolygons
Classification of polygons
Properties of polygons
Properties of Quadrilaterals
16.Lines and AnglesBasic terms for angles between lines
Pair of angles
17.TrianglesTriangle and its types
Criteria for congruence of triangles
Inequalities in triangles
Properties of a parallelogram
Theorems on parallelograms
19.ConstructionsConstruction of angles
Construction of quadrilaterals
Construction of triangles
Construction of Special Types of Quadrilaterals
20.Circumference and Area of a CircleIntroduction to circle and related terms
Construction of circles
Circumference and area of circle
21.Representing 3D shapes in 2DSolid shapes
Faces, edges and vertices
Nets for building 3D shapes
Drawing Solids in Flat Surface (2D Drawing of 3D)
22.ProbabilityChance of probability
23.Volume and Surface Area of SolidsSurface area of solids
Volume of solids
24.Data HandlingBasics of data handling
Frequency distribution table
Bar graphs
Grouping Data and Histogram
25.Perimeter and Area of Plane Figures Perimeter and area of plane figures
Area of a general quadrilateral
Area of Trapezium
26.GraphsIntroduction to coordinate system
Linear graphs
27.Idea of Symmetrical Shapes and Reflection SymmetryIntroduction to symmetry
Lines of symmetry
Point symmetry
Rotational Symmetry

FAQs on ICSE Class 8 Topics

Given below are some frequently asked questions on ICSE Class 8 topics:

Q: Where can I find all the topics for ICSE Class 8 Science?

Ans: You can find all the topics for ICSE Class 8 Science on the Embibe App.

Q: How does Embibe’s study materials help me prepare for my exams?

Ans: Embibe’s study materials will give you all the resources required to prepare for your exam. The 3D videos will help you understand the topics better and the practice questions and mock tests will improve your practice and polish your preparation. 

Q. How can knowing the important topics benefit me in my exam?

Ans: By knowing the important topics, you can save a lot of time and plan your studies accordingly. You can focus more on those topics and score better marks.

Q: How many videos are there on Embibe for ICSE Class 8 topics?

Ans: There are more than 300 videos for ICSE Class 8 topics on Embibe.

Q: How many topics are there in the chapter Magnetism of ICSE 8th Science?

Ans: There are 4 topics in the chapter Magnetism of ICSE 8th Science.

This article gives you an insight on the ICSE Board Class 8 topics. We hope this was helpful to you.

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