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September 05, 2019 • 17:07 pm

CBSE Class 10 Books - List of NCERT & Best Reference Books for 2019-20

CBSE Class 10 Books - List of NCERT & Best Reference Books for 2018-19


Class 10th is the first sharp turn in your academic journey. So, fasten your seatbelt & gear up for the first Boards Exam of your life.


This time you are competing with millions of students all over the country. Or you can say that this may be the first opportunity for all students to work hard and choose the right direction for their career.


At this stage, it is important to choose Best CBSE Books for Class 10th to prepare well for your Board Exams.


While preparing for the Class 10th Boards, there are lots of questions which are haunting students like –


Are NCERT Books enough for the CBSE Exams?

 Why NCERT Books are the Best for Board Preparation?

 How to Make Best Use of NCERT Books?

 Which are the Best Reference Books for Class 10th CBSE?

 What is the Difference in Guide and Reference Help Books?


Let us discuss these questions one by one!




Are NCERT Books Enough for the CBSE Exams?


Well the Answer is “YES”


It is said that “NCERT is the Bible for Board Exams”.


NCERT Books are inclusive in their own sense and there will be hardly any question asked in the paper beyond these books.


The students who have studied from CBSE Books for Class 10 (NCERT) can easily score more than 95% marks in Boards.


If you understand the concept of NCERT Books, you can answer any question in your exams.



Why are NCERT Books the Best for Board Preparation?


 All the NCERT Books are written by Experts.

The concepts in the books are explained very clearly.

 The information compiled in the textbook can never mislead you. It gives students accurate and correct information.

 The NCERT books are designed in accordance with the CBSE Class 10th Syllabus and CBSE Class 10th Paper Pattern.

 The tough questions are presented after the easy questions, which help the students boosting their confidence in problem-solving.

 These NCERT Books helps students for upcoming competitive exams like IIT JEE, NEET etc. A no. of questions in these exams are picked from the NCERT Books.




CBSE Books for Class 10th – List of the NCERT Books


Here, we provide you the CBSE Class 10 Books List. These books are available in the market and online stores.


Buy these books and start your preparation now.


Subject CBSE Books for Class 10 Price
CBSE Class 10 English Literature Reader Book First Flight 70/-
CBSE Class 10 English Book Footprints without Feet 35/-
CBSE Class 10th Maths Book Mathematics 140/-
CBSE Class 10th Hindi Book क्षितिज़ 60/-
Hindi Book for Class 10th कृतिका  – Hindi Supplementary 30/-
CBSE Class 10th Hindi Book स्पर्श -2nd Lang 60/-
Hindi Book for CBSE Class 10th Sanchayan – Suppl. Hindi (2nd Lang.) 25/-
CBSE Class 10 Science Book Science 165/-
CBSE History Book Class 10 India & Contemporary World II 125/-
Class 10 CBSE Geography Book Contemporary India 65/-
Class 10th Economics Book Understanding Economic Development 65/-
Democratic Politics Class 10 CBSE Book Democratic Politics II 80/-
Class 10 Computer Book CBSE Foundations of Information Technology Class 10 460/-
CBSE Class 10 Sanskrit Book Shemusi II 60/-



NCERT Books – How to Make Best Use of them?


Line and Paragraph - One-mark questions are asked to test your concept. So, it is very important to read lines given in every chapter. Try to frame questions from every paragraph at your own and revise them during the time of exams.


Line and Paragraph



 Figures and Diagrams – Figures and Diagrams help students to grasp the concept more quickly and easily. There are many process-based questions asked in exams, students must present the diagram in these questions to gain good marks.


Figures and Diagrams



 Examples - There are various examples given in NCERT Books. They are meant to increase the conceptual clarity. So, it is important to give proper attention to these examples.






 Exercise Questions: At the end of every chapter some exercise questions are given. They are meant to make the student practice the concepts involved in the chapter. To ensure the desired result, practice these questions adequately.



Exercise Questions




Which Are the Best Reference Books for Class 10th CBSE?


Eduncle suggests some of the Reference Books for Class 10th CBSE. CBSE Class 10th Books List is given below.


Subject Reference Books for Class X
CBSE Class 10 Maths Book R.D. Sharma
R.S. Aggarwal
CBSE Class 10 English Book English Communicative – Oswaal School Books
CBSE Class 10 Science Book - Physics Lakhmir Singh and Manjit Kaur
Principles of Physics S. Chand Book – N.k Chowdhry
Fundamentals of Physics – Pradeep Publication
CBSE Class 10 Science Book - Chemistry Lakhmir Singh and Manjit Kaur
CBSE Class 10 Science - Biology Book Lakhmir Singh and Manjit Kaur
CBSE Books for Class 10 Social Science Xam Idea for Social Science – Editorial Board
S. Chand for Social Science – N.k Chowdhry
All in One Social Science CBSE Class 10 – Arihant
Golden Guide for Social Science – Sudha Rastogi, S.A. Siddiqui, J.P. Singhal & Dr. Gulshan Rai
CBSE Class 10 Hindi Book Navyug Hindi Vyakaran


Before buying the CBSE Class 10 Books List 2019-20, students must know the difference between Guide and Reference Books.



What is the Difference Between Guide and Reference Books for Class X?


Most of the times when Class 10 students want to purchase additional books, instead of choosing the reference books they choose guidebooks because they don’t know the exact difference between them.


Guidebooks generally contain only practice question with the keynotes to revise for the exams.


While, the reference books contain the complete concept, theory and question completely. That’s why reference books are more recommended than the guidebooks.




NCERT to Deliver Class 10 Books at your Door Step for Free!


Good News for all the CBSE Students! The NCERT has decided to deliver the school textbooks right at the student’s doorstep with no delivery charges if bought online through NCERT web portal.


The portal will accept orders for the academic session 2019-20 till September 2019. NCERT Books are available online for the students of Class 1st to Class 12th. This initiative will help the students to get the books fast and easily without paying anything extra.


School, teachers, students and anyone planning to order the NCERT Books online can log on to -

 Now you have to log in or register before placing the order.

 Once you registered successfully, click on the link "order textbooks online".

 Now select the books you want to buy, add it to the cart and click to “proceed to payment”.

 Payment can be done online via net banking, credit card or debit card.


Note - You can also buy the complete set of NCERT Textbooks class-wise. 

Visit Eduncle, for Complete information of Class 10th Board Exam.


If we have missed any good referral book or you want to add any other books to the list, leave a comment below so that others will get benefited from it.




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  • Madhu Chamoli

    Dear Sir/ Madam, Really appreciate the good work done. I take yhis oppotunity to also raise a issue on the Xth Class English Grammer. Their is no text book while the CBSE board has well defined sullabus. Wondering why there is no text book and children are left on thier own to tackle this. Anyone having any advise on the same to guide the children is welcome.. thanks.


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