Best of 5 subjects in CBSE, ICSE, SSC, IGCSE Boards 2018
By Madhurie Singh, June 06, 2018
In ICSE Class 10, there are ten subjects. But you have to reduce them into 6 main heads.
English language and English literature are regarded as only English. English marks are average of these two subjects.
Biology, Chemistry and physics are regarded as Science
History and Geography are regarded as Social Science
Apart from these, other main subjects are Commerce, Physical Education,
Computers, Economics, Hindi/ Regional language (second language)
and last is Math.
Out of these six subjects, while calculating the percentage, you can not skip English marks (it is compulsory) and best four of remaining five subjects. This is also known as the best five system.
For CBSE Class 10 Best of five subjects are:
1. English compulsory
2. Hindi compulsory,
6. Any one optional subject lie Phy Edu, IT will also be added. 7. A third language will be added from 2018.
For SSC Class 10 Best of five subjects are:
1.English is Compulsory And select other 4 subjects from the below
2.Mathematics (Algebra & Geometry combined)
5.Science (Paper 1 and Paper 2)
In IGCSE you can skip 2 subjects out of these 7 subjects
1. English is compulsory in both Groups
6. 2nd language( HINDI, FRENCH, and the language around your area)
7. Food and nutrition
2. Business studies
6. Computer science
7. 2nd language ( HINDI,FRENCH, the language around your area)