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CBSE Class 12 Term-1 exam pattern and Marking Scheme 2021-22

CBSE Class 12 EXAM pattern and Marking Scheme Term-1 2021-22 CHEMISTRY, PHYSICS CHEMISTRY and BIOLOGY are given below.


Subject: Chemistry (043)                        
Time: 90 Minutes                                             Max. Marks: 35
General Instructions:
1. The Question Paper contains three sections.
2. Section A has 25 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.
3. Section B has 24 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.
4. Section C has 6 questions. Attempt any 5 questions.
5. All questions carry equal marks.
6. There is no negative marking.


Mathematics (Code-041)             

Time Allowed: 90 minutes                      Maximum Marks: 40
General Instructions
:
1. This question paper contains three sections – A, B and C. Each part is compulsory.
2. Section - A has 20 MCQs, attempt any 16 out of 20.
3. Section - B has 20 MCQs, attempt any 16 out of 20
4. Section - C has 10 MCQs, attempt any 8 out of 10.
5. There is no negative marking.
6. All questions carry equal marks.


Subject: Physics (042)             

Time: 90 Minutes                                             Max. Marks 35
General Instructions:

1. The Question Paper contains three sections.
2. Section A has 25 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.
3. Section B has 24 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.
4. Section C has 6 questions. Attempt any 5 questions.
5. All questions carry equal marks.
6. There is no negative marking.


Subject: BIOLOGY
Time: 90 Minutes                                            
Max. Marks 35
General Instructions:
1. The Question Paper contains three sections.
2. Section A has 24 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.
3. Section B has 24 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.
4. Section C has 12 questions. Attempt any 10 questions.
5. All questions carry equal marks.
6. There is no negative marking


The following points are to be noted while studying/referring to the Sample Papers for Classes X & XII Term 1 for the academic session 2021-22:
1 The Multiple Choice Questions given in the sample papers are not of one mark each for all papers.
2. In the SQPs of Mathematics and all languages except English, each question carries one mark.
3. For other subjects, each question carries equal marks viz.-a-viz. the total marks given i.e. 40 or 35or 25 or 15 and the weight age of marks per question will be as follows:-

Max. Marks

No. of Questions to be
attempted

Marks per Question

40

50

0.80

35

50

0.70

40

45

0.88

35

45

0.77

25

40

0.625

15

25

0.60


4. If total marks scored by a candidate is in fraction, then the same will be rounded off to the next higher numerical number, for example, if the child gets 16.1marks then the total marks will be rounded off to 17 and so on.