Our Earth Comp. Geography - 10

REF NO. : ISBN 978-81-7379-953-2
  • Board : ICSE BOARD
  • Subject : SOCIAL SCIENCE

About the Authors

Dr Hemant M. Pednekar has taught Geography at the Deccan Education Society’s Kirti M Doongursee College, Mumbai for more than three decades. He has served as the Principal of the Chintamanrao College of Commerce, Sangli, Maharashtra. At present, he is the Principal of Sonopant Dandekar College, Palghar, Maharashtra. He has authored more than 40 books related to Geography and Environment and conducted more than 300 workshops on Teaching Aids.

Mr Austine Vas has been teaching Geography at St. Mary’s School (ICSE), Mazagoan, Mumbai for the last two decades. He has put in a great deal of effort to make this book student-friendly and interesting.


  • Detailed explanation: The concepts are explained in detail to make the study of geography more interesting.
  • Cause-effect relationship: Every phenomenon on the surface of the earth has a cause-effect relationship. Understanding this relationship develops one’s interest in the subject and makes the study enjoyable.
  • Illustrations: A diagram or picture is said to be more effective than a thousand words. Numerous colourful diagrams, sketches, pictures and maps help the students understand all the concepts related to the topics.
  • ICSE syllabus: The series strictly follows the ICSE syllabus.
  • Practical work/Map work: The Map work section covers all the topics as per the ICSE syllabus and provides adequate practice.
  • Practical hints: Suggestions are given to simplify map reading and making map work interesting for the students.
  • Exercises: Wide range of questions help the students assess their understanding of the topics.
  • Environmental awareness: Importance has been given to create an awareness about the protection of the environment.
  • Model Paper: Based on latest pattern helps in self assessment.