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Jharkhand Board Class 10 Syllabus 2021

JAC Syllabus 2021 for Class 10 - Download PDF

Jharkhand Academic Council class 10 that is popular with the pen name of JAC has released class 10th JAC syllabus for the session 2020-2021.

Academic administration for the state of Jharkhand has changed the syllabus as the board had decided a 40% reduction in the overall syllabus. Students of class 10th JAC board can check the syllabus for 2021 on the official website of Jharkhand Academic Council Board, i.e.

Students should start their preparation for their upcoming exams and refer to the updated syllabus. has listed down all the subject JAC syllabus as per NCERT Class 10. Students can download the syllabus from the link given below.

JAC Syllabus for Class 10 - 2021

JAC Syllabus of Class 10 English

Marks: 20 Marks

1. One Unseen passage of 200 words with four Comprehensive questions. 08 Marks

2. One Unseen passage of 300 words with six Comprehensive questions. 12 Marks

Writing & Grammar

Marks: 30 Marks

Letter Writing — One letter either formal or Informal in about 100 words. 08 Marks

Writing a paragraph on a given topic in 100-150 words. 08 Marks

Use of Non-finite, sentence connectors, Clause, Past Tense. 06 Marks

Use of Modals. 04 Marks

Transformation 04 Marks

Literature Text Book

Marks: 30 Marks


(a) One passage with four Comprehensive questions.04 Marks

(b) One out of two questions from any one of the prose lessons. 06 Marks


(a) One extract from a poem is followed by four questions.04 Marks

(b) Two out of three short type questions to be answered in 20-30 words.06 Marks

Supplementary Reader

(a) One out of two questions to evaluate, and analyse character, plot, or situations.08 Marks

(b) One out of two short answer type questions. 02 Marks

JAC Syllabus of Class 10 Hindi
खण्ड - क Reading

Marks: 15 Marks

(a) अपठित गद्यांश 08 Marks

(b) अपठित काव्यांश 07 Marks

खण्ड - ख व्यावहारिक व्याकरण

Marks: 15 Marks

(a) क्रिया भेद : अकर्मक/सकर्मक 03 Marks

(b) अव्यय 04 Marks

(c) रचना की दृष्ठि से वाक्य भेद, वाच्य, समास, अनेकार्थी शब्द08 Marks

खण्ड - ग पाठ्य पुस्तकें

Marks: 30 Marks

गद्य खण्ड :-

दो में से एक गद्यांश पर अर्थ ग्रहण संबंधी तीन प्रश्न 05 Marks

गद्य पाठों पर आधारित विषय वस्तु से संबंधित चार प्रश्न 08 Marks

काव्य खण्ड :-

दो में से एक काव्यांश पर अर्थ ग्रहण संबंधी तीन प्रश्न 05 Marks

पद्य पाठों पर आधारित विषय वस्तु से संबंधित चार प्रश्न 08 Marks

पूरक पुस्तक कृतिका (भाग - 2)

पाठों पर आधारित दो में से एक मूल्य परक निबंधात्मक प्रश्न 04 Marks

खण्ड - घ रचना लेखन

Marks: 20 Marks

निबंध लेखन :-

दिए गए संकेत बिंदुओं के आधार पर किसी आधुनिक विषय पर लगभग 200 से 250 शब्दों में एक निंबध 10 Marks

पत्र लेखन :-

अभिव्यक्ति की क्षमता पर आधारित औपचारिक/अनौपचारिक विषयों में से किसी एक विषय पर पत्र 05 Marks

विज्ञापन लेखन :-

दिए गए विषय से संबंधित लगभग 50 शब्दों के अन्तर्गत दो में से कोई एक विज्ञापन लेखन 05 Marks

Download Jharkhand State Board Class 10 Syllabus

Download JAC Board class 10 syllabus in pdf given in both the language English and Hindi. Below we have listed down all the subjects that are coming in your final board exam. Students can download the official syllabus in pdf and start their preparation.

JAC Board Class 10 Exam Pattern

JAC Class 10 Exam Pattern- The subjects, the time allowed and the maximum marks allotted to each subject will be as follows:

No. of Questions
Max Marks
Passing Marks
Hindi 03 Hours 14 Question 80 Marks 27 Marks
English 03 Hours 11 Question 80 Marks 27 Marks
Maths 03 Hours 30 Question 80 Marks 27 Marks
Science 03 Hours 26 Question 80 Marks 27 Marks
Social Science 03 Hours 27 Question 80 Marks 27 Marks

Every year, more than 3.85 lakh students take their Matric Exam from JAC State Board in which 75% of students clear the secondary exam successfully. Students should start working hard on the syllabus provided. And should refer to the updated JAC Board 10th syllabus 2021. We wish all the students of the Jharkhand State Board good luck for their upcoming board exam 2021.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question: Is class 10 JAC board question paper in the Hindi language?

Answer: Yes, JAC state board class 10 question paper is in both language Hindi and English. Students need to opt into either one of the languages students cannot write the examination in both languages.

Question: What are the passing marks for Jharkhand Board 10th exam?

Answer: According to the latest 2020-2021 circular by Jharkhand board state government, for Class 10, students need to obtain a minimum of 33 percent marks to declared passed in the matric examination. Thus, at least 33 marks out of 100 in each major five subjects.

Question: Does the JAC state board syllabus follow NCERT Book?

Answer: Yes, Jharkhand Board class 10 follows the NCERT book syllabus for all the subjects.

The Jharkhand Board Class 10 Syllabus has been obtained from the official website -