CBSE Board Exams 2021-22: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released subjective sample for Term 2 Board exams of classes 10 and 12, raising speculations about a change in exam pattern. The development comes even as the board had earlier stated that there will be no changes in the test pattern for the Term 2 exams.Also Read - CBSE Board Exams 2023: New Assessment Scheme For Class 10, 12 Released; Exam Pattern Sees BIG Change | Deets Here
“It has been noticed that a few online media platforms are circulating incorrect information and confusing audiences, using expressions such as Breaking News about major exam pattern changes in class X and XII, Term 2 Board exams,” the CBSE was quoted as saying by news agency ANI. Also Read - CBSE Term 2: Board To Conduct Class 10 Hindi Exam Tomorrow: Marking Scheme, Sample Paper Here
“It is clarified in the interest of students that the Board had announced the changes in exam pattern (mentioned in circular number 51, dated 5th July 2021). Term 1 exams have already been completed and the format of exams for Term 2 is also mentioned in the same circular,” it added. Also Read - Hoax Bomb Threat E-Mails Trigger Panic Among Students In Bhopal Schools
The exams are scheduled to be conducted in March-April and the date sheet is expected to be announced soon on the official website — cbse.nic.in. Students of Class 10th and 12th can download the CBSE sample papers by following the simple steps given below.
CBSE Term 2 Board Exam Sample Papers: Here’s how to download
- Visit the official website — cbseacademic.nic.in
- Click on CBSE Term 2 sample question paper link available on the home page.
- A new PDF file will open where candidates will get the sample question paper link for class 10 and class 12.
- Click on it and a new page will open.
- Press on the subject name for which you want to download sample paper.
- Once it opens, download the sample paper.
Students can also download the CBSE Class 10th, 12th Term 2 Sample Papers through the direct links given here:
CBSE Class 10th Term 2 Sample Papers
CBSE Class 12th Term 2 Sample Papers
CBSE Board Exams 2021-22: Top 5 points to know
- The CBSE Class 10 Board Exams were held from 30 November to 11 December, while the Class 12 Board Exams went on till 22 December.
- For the first time, the board is conducting the board exam in two phases due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
- The CBSE Term 1 examination were held objectively, that is the question paper had Multiple Choice Question (MCQ).
- The Term 2 exams are expected to include case-based, situation-based, open-ended short answer and long answer type questions and will be held for a duration of two hours.
- The CBSE is offering 114 subjects in class 12 and 75 subjects in class 10. Out of these, 19 are major subjects in Class 12 and nine in Class 10.