CBSE Class 10 Board Exams 2023: On CBSE academic.nic.in, the CBSE has published the marking scheme and sample question paper for the Class 10 Social Science board exam.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will hold the Class 10 Social Science exam on March 15. The paper will run from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Students must arrive at the exam location by 10 a.m.
On CBSE academic. nic.in, CBSE has published the marking scheme and sample question paper for the Class 10 Social Science board exam. Students can use it to learn about the types of questions that will be asked in the exam.
The Social Science theory exam is worth 80 points. The question paper is divided into six sections: A, B, C, D, E, and F, with a total of 37 questions. All questions are required.
Section A of the CBSE Class 10 Social Science SQP contains 20 multiple-choice questions (numbered 1–20) worth one mark each.
Section B contains questions 21–24, which are very short answer-type questions worth 2 marks each. Answers to these questions should not be longer than 40 words.
Section C comprises of questions 25 to 29 – short answer type questions – carrying 3 marks each. The word limit of these answers is 60.
Section D consists of questions 30 to 33, which are long answer-type questions worth 5 points each. Each question should be answered in no more than 120 words.
Section E (questions 34–36) contains case-based questions with three subquestions each worth four marks.
Section F, or question number 37, is a map-based question worth 5 points and divided into two parts: 37a from History (2 marks) and 37b from Geography (2 marks) (3 marks).
The question paper contains no overall option. Internal choice has been provided in some questions, however. In such cases, only one of the options must be attempted.
CBSE stated that the board exam question paper for Social Science will have separate instructions where necessary. Students must read the questions carefully before answering