CBSE Syllabus for Class 7

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is a national level educational board in India. CBSE is controlled and managed by Union Government of India. All the CBSE affiliated schools follow NCERT curriculum. It is one the most preferred educational boards in India with approximately 19, 527 schools affiliated to it.

CBSE syllabus is strictly based on NCERT guidelines. The syllabus is a list of topics to be covered in a particular grade during an academic year. All the national level entrance examinations are based on CBSE syllabus.

Fliplearn provides detailed subject-wise syllabus for CBSE Class 1 to Class 12. You must have a thorough understanding of this syllabus before you begin your preparation.

Have a look at the CBSE syllabus for class 7 below:

  1. Number System

– Knowing Our Numbers

– Fractions and Rational Numbers

– Powers

  1. Algebra
  2. Ratio and Proportion
  3. Geometry

– Understanding Shapes

– Properties of Triangles

– Symmetry

– Representing 3D in 2D

– Congruence

– Construction (using scale, protractor and compass)

  1. Mensuration
  2. Data Handling


  1. Where, When and How
  2. New Kings and Kingdoms
  3. The Sultans of Delhi
  4. The Creation of an Empire
  5. Architecture as Power: Forts and Sacred Places
  6. Towns, Traders and Craftsmen
  7. Social Change: Mobile and Settled Communities
  8. Popular Beliefs and Religious Debates
  9. The Flowering of Regional Cultures
  10. New Political Formation in the Eighteenth Century


  1. Environment

– Natural Environment

– Human Environment

  1. Natural Environment

– Land – Interior of the Earth

– Rocks and Minerals

– Earth Movements

– Major Land Forms

  1. Air

– Composition

– Structure of the Atmosphere

– Elements of Weather and Climate

  1. Water

– Fresh and Saline

– Distribution of Major Water Bodies

– Ocean Waters and their Circulation

  1. Natural Vegetation and Wildlife
  2. Human Environment

– Settlement

– Transport

– Communication

Social and Political Life:

  1. Democracy
  2. State Government
  3. Understanding Media
  4. Unpacking Gender
  5. Markets Around Us
  1. Food

– Food From Where

– Utilization of Food

  1. Materials

– Materials of Daily Use

– Different Kinds of Materials

– How Things Change/React with One Another

  1. The World of the Living

– Surrounding Affect the Living

– The Breath of Life

– Movement of Substances

– Multiplication in Plants

  1. Moving Things, People and Ideas

– Moving Objects

  1. How Things Work

– Electric Current and Circuits

  1. Natural Phenomena

– Rain, Thunder and Lightning

– Light

  1. Natural Resources

– Scarcity of Water

– Forest Products

– Waste Management

The syllabus of English for Classes 6-8 revolves around the following parameters:

  1. Using language and vocabulary appropriately in different contexts and social encounters
  2. Ability to organise and structure thoughts in writing/speech
  3. Developing fluency and accuracy in speaking and writing
  4. Using dictionary as suitable to needs
  5. Speaking accurately with appropriate pauses and clear word/sentence stress

Following chapters or topics are taught to class 7 students as a part of English syllabus:

  1. Three Questions’
  2. A Gift of Chappals
  3. Gopal and the Hilsa Fish
  4. The Ashes that Made the Tress Bloom
  5. Quality
  6. Expert Detectives
  7. The Invention of vita – Wonk
  8. Fire: Friend and Foe
  9. A Bicycle in Good Repair
  10. The Story of Cricket
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