NCERT BOOKS FOR CLASS 8

NCERT Books for Class 8 subjects like Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Hindi and Sanskrit are free to download in English and Hindi Medium for new academic session 2020-21.

Students can click on the NCERT Class 8 Books Download links and download the NCERT book PDF copy for free for new academic session 2020-21.

NCERT Class 8 books are the standard and best source of reference for students studying in class 8.The NCERT Books are as per the CBSE Syllabus and provide all the essential and relevant chapters. The topics are explained in an interactive manner to help students understand the fundamental concepts clearly with ease. NCERT Class 8 books also have sufficient activities, examples, and exercises for students to learn the concepts thoroughly.

If you do not have access to the hard copies of the class 8th books, then check out the PDF’s of the books below. The NCERT Books are best source of reference material . The soft copy is beneficial for candidates who cannot afford to buy the books in hardcover or do not have access to hard copy at the moment. Also, teachers, entrance exam aspirants can download the NCERT Books for their reference.

NCERT Books for CBSE Class 8 can be downloaded from following links in PDF format.

Mathematics Class 8

NCERT Book of Mathematics for Class 8
free

Chapter 1: Rational Numbers


Chapter 2: Linear Equations in One Variable


Chapter 3: Understanding Quadrilaterals


Chapter 4: Practical Geometry


Chapter 5: Data Handling


Chapter 6: Square and Square Roots


Chapter 7: Cube and Cube Roots


Chapter 8: Comparing Quantities


Chapter 9: Algebraic Expressions and Identities


Chapter 10: Visualizing Solid Shapes


Chapter 11: Mensuration


Chapter 12: Exponents and Powers


Chapter 13: Direct and Inverse Proportions


Chapter 14: Factorization


Chapter 15: Introduction to Graphs


Chapter 16: Playing with Numbers

Science Class 8

NCERT Book of Science for Class 8
free

Chapter 1: Crop Production and Management


Chapter 2: Microorganisms: Friend and Foe


Chapter 3: Synthetic Fibres and Plastics


Chapter 4: Materials: Metals and Non-Metals


Chapter 5: Coal and Petroleum


Chapter 6: Combustion and Flame


Chapter 7: Conservation of Plants and Animals


Chapter 8: Cell – Structure and Functions


Chapter 9: Reproduction in Animals


Chapter 10: Reaching the Age of Adolescence


Chapter 11: Force and Pressure


Chapter 12: Friction


Chapter 13: Sound


Chapter 14: Chemical Effects of Electric Current


Chapter 15: Some Natural Phenomena


Chapter 16: Light


Chapter 17: Stars and The Solar System


Chapter 18: Pollution of Air and Water

Social Science Geography Class 8

NCERT Textbook of Geography (Resources and Development) for Class 8
free

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 Resources

Social Science History Class 8

NCERT Textbook of History (Our Pasts-III) for Class 8
free

Chapter 1: When and Where


Chapter 2: From Trade to Territory


Chapter 3: Ruling the Countryside


Chapter 4: Tribals, Dikus and the Vision of a Golden Age


Chapter 5: When People Rebel


Chapter 6: Colonialism and the City


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: 1870’s – 1947


Chapter 12: India after Independence

Social Science Class 8

NCERT Textbook of Social Science for Class 8
free

Chapter 1: The Indian Constitution


Chapter 2: Understanding Secularism


Chapter 3: Why do we need a Parliament?


Chapter 4: Understanding Laws


Chapter 5: 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

English Textbook Class 8

NCERT Textbook of English (Honeydew) for Class 8
free

Chapter 1: Best Christmas Present in the World & The Ant and the Cricket


Chapter 2: The Tsunami & Geography Lesson


Chapter 3: Glimpses of the Past & Macavity: The Mystery Cat


Chapter 4: Bepin Choudhury’s Lapse of Memory & The Last Bargain


Chapter 5: The Summit Within & The School Boy


Chapter 6: This is Jody’s Fawn & The Duck and the Kangaroo


Chapter 7: A Visit to Cambridge & When I set out for Lyonnesse


Chapter 8: A Short Monsoon Diary & On the Grasshopper and Cricket


Chapter 9: The Great Stone Face–I


Chapter 10: The Great Stone Face–II

English Supplementary Reader Class 8

NCERT Book of English (It so happened) for Class 8
free

Chapter 1: How the Camel got his hump


Chapter 2: Children at work


Chapter 3: The Selfish Giant


Chapter 4: The treasure within


Chapter 5: Princess September


Chapter 6: The Fight


Chapter 7: The open window


Chapter 8: Jalebis


Chapter 9: The Comet — I


Chapter 10:  The Comet — II


Chapter 11:  Ancient Education System of India

Hindi Textbook Class 8

NCERT Textbook for Hindi(Vasant-3) for Class 8
free

पाठ 1: ध्वनि (कविता)


पाठ 2: लाख की चूड़ियाँ (कहानी


पाठ 3: बस की यात्रा (व्यंग)


पाठ 4: दीवानों की हस्ती (कविता)


पाठ 5: चिठ्ठियों की अनूठी दुनिया (निबंध)


पाठ 6: भगवान के डाकिए (कविता)


पाठ 7: क्या निराश हुआ जाए (निबंध)


पाठ 8: यह सबसे कठिन समय। नहीं (कविता)


पाठ 9: कबीर की साखियॉं


पाठ 10: कामचोर (कहानी)


पाठ 11: जब सिनेमा ने बोलना सीखा


पाठ 12: सूरदास चरित (कविता)


पाठ 13: जहाँ पहिया है (रिपोर्ताज)


पाठ 14: अकबरी लोटा (कहानी)


पाठ 15: सूर के पद (कविता)


पाठ 16: पानी की कहानी (निबंध)


पाठ 17: बाज और साँप (कहानी)


पाठ 18: टोपी (कहानी)

Hindi-2 Textbook Class 8

NCERT Textbook for Hindi-2(Durva-3) for Class 8
free

पाठ 1: गुड़िया (कविता)


पाठ 2: दो गौरैया (कहानी)


पाठ 3: चिठ्ठियों में यूरोप (पत्र)


पाठ 4: ओस (कविता)


पाठ 5: नाटक में नाटक (कहानी)


पाठ 6: सागर यात्रा (यात्रा वृत्तांत)


पाठ 7: उठ किसान ओ (कविता)


पाठ 8: सस्ते का चक्कर (एकांकी)


पाठ 9: एक खिलाड़ी की कुछ यादें (संस्मरण)


पाठ 10: बस की सैर (कहानी)


पाठ 11: हिंदी ने जिनकी जिंदगी बदल दी – मारिया नेज्यैशी (भेंटवार्ता)


पाठ 12: आषाढ़ का पहला दिन (कविता)


पाठ 13: अन्याय के खिलाफ (कहानी)(आदिवासी स्वतंत्रता संघर्ष कथा)


पाठ 14: बच्चों के प्रिय श्री केशव शंकर पिल्लै (व्यक्तित्व)


पाठ 15: फ़र्श पर (कविता)


पाठ 16: बूढी अम्मा की बात (लोककथा)


पाठ 17: वह सुबह कभी तो आएगी (निबंध)


पाठ 18: आओ पत्रिका निकालें (अतिरिक्त पठन के लिए)


पाठ 19: आहवान (अतिरिक्त पठन के लिए)

Hindi Textbook Class 8

NCERT Textbook for Hindi(Bharat Ki Khoj) for Class 8
free

पाठ 1: अहमदनगर का किला


पाठ 2: तलाश


पाठ 3: सिंधु घाटी सभ्यता


पाठ 4: युगों का दौर


पाठ 5: नयी समस्याएँ


पाठ 6: अंतिम दौर – एक


पाठ 7: अंतिम दौर – दो


पाठ 8: तनाव


पाठ 9: दो पृष्ठभूमियाँ – भारतीय और अंग्रेजी

Hindi Textbook Class 8

NCERT Textbook for Hindi (Sanshipt Budhcharit) for Class 8
free

पाठ 1: इस जल प्रलय में – फनीश्वरनाथ  रेणु  


पाठ 2: मेरे संग की औरतें – मृदुला गर्ग


पाठ 3: रीढ़ की हड्डी – जगदीश चंद्र माथुर


पाठ 4: माटी वाली – विद्यासागर नौटियाल


पाठ 5: किस तरह आखिरकार मैं हिंदी में आया – शमशेर बहादुर सिंह

Sanskrit Textbook Class 8

NCERT Textbook for Sanskrit(Ruchira-III) for Class 8
free

प्रथमः पाठः – सुभाषितानि


द्वितीयः पाठः – बिलस्य वाणी न कदापि मे श्रुता


तृतीयः पाठः – भगवदज्जुकम


चतुर्थः पाठः – सदैव पुरतो निधेहि चरणम


पञ्चमः पाठः – धर्मे धमनं पापे पुण्यम


षष्ठः पाठः – प्रेमलस्य प्रेमल्याश्च कथा


सप्तमः पाठः – जलवाहिनी


अष्टमः पाठः – संसारसागरस्य नायकाः


नवमः पाठः – सप्तभगिन्यः


दशमः पाठः – अशोकवनिका


एकादशः पाठः – सावित्री बाई फुले


द्वादशः पाठः – कः रक्षति कः रक्षितः


त्रियोदशः पाठः – हिमालयः


चतुर्दशः पाठः – आर्यभटः


पञ्चदशः पाठः – प्रहेलिकाः