CBSE Class 3 Mathematics Syllabus Set B

CBSE Class 3 Mathematics Syllabus Set B available in Pdf for free download. The latest syllabus for Class 3 Mathematics have been issued by CBSE based on which Grade 3 students will have to prepare for examinations by CBSE, NCERT and KVS in Standard 3. The latest CBSE syllabus has been used to design NCERT book for Class 3 Mathematics based on which exams for Grade 3 Mathematics will be conducted. Refer to MCQ Questions for Class 3 Mathematics with answers and also download more latest study material for all subjects

Mathematics Set B Class 3 CBSE Syllabus

Class 3 Mathematics students should refer to the following curriculum for NCERT Class 3 Mathematics Set B. These CBSE NCERT KVS Syllabus for Grade 3 Mathematics will be very useful for preparing for upcoming exams and help you to score good marks

Mathematics Set B CBSE Syllabus Class 3

Class - III

Geometry (16 hrs.)


• Creates shapes through paper folding, paper cutting.

• Identifies 2-D shapes

• Describes the various 2-D shapes by counting their sides, corners and diagonals.

• Makes shapes on the dot-grid using straight lines and curves.

• Creates shapes using tangram pieces.

• Matches the properties of two 2-D shapes by observing their sides and corners (vertices).

• Tiles a given region using a tile of a given shape.

• Distinguishes between shapes that tile and that do not tile.

• Intuitive idea of a map. Reads simple maps (not necessarily scaled)

• Draws some 3D-objects.

Numbers (42 hrs.)


• Reads and writes 3-digit numbers.

• Expands a number w.r.t. place values.

• Counts in different ways – starting from any number.

• Compares numbers.

• Forms greatest and smallest numbers using given digits.


• Adds and subtracts numbers by writing them vertically in the following two cases:

– without regrouping.

– with regrouping.

• Uses the place value in standard algorithm of addition and subtraction.

• Solves addition and subtraction problems in different situations presented through pictures and stories.

• Frames problems for addition and subtraction facts.

• Estimates the sum of, and difference between, two given numbers.


• Explains the meaning of multiplication (as repeated addition).

• Identifies the sign of multiplication.

• Constructs the multiplication tables of 2, 3, 4, 5 and 10

• Uses multiplication facts in situations.

• Multiplies two digit numbers using standard algorithm and Lattice multiplication algorithm.


• Explains the meaning of division from context of equal grouping and sharing.

• Relates division with multiplication.

• Completes division facts:

– by grouping

– by using multiplication tables.


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