## Free PDF Download of KVPY 2013 Previous Year Question Paper with Solutions and Answer Keys for Class 12 SX & SB Stream

## FAQs on KVPY Class 12 SX & SB Stream Previous Year Question Paper -2013 with Answer Keys

1. Is there a repetition of the questions from the previous year question paper in the KVPY Class 12 SX & SB?

Yes, the questions can be repeated from the previous year. So it is very important to solve the previous year paper. Once the syllabus is over, students should have enough time to solve the papers. It will be beneficial that the students will at least solve 5 years question papers. This will help them to have perfect practice in writing the answers relevantly and also get the practice of proper time management and writing skills.You cango through the KVPY Class 12 SX & SB Stream Previous Year Question Paper -2013 with Answer Keys to get an idea about the questions.

**2. Do SB and SX have the same question paper in KVPY?**

Yes, the KVPY SX and KVPY SB are the same. The SX and SB stream is for the students who are in class 12 and pursuing basic science in their first year. Solving the mock tests and the previous year question paper will help the students in the preparation to a great extent. Solving the question paper will give an idea to answer the questions that will be asked in the exam. This will be beneficial to improve time management and writing skills. Students should at least solve the previous 5 year question paper.

**3. What are the chapters in Biology for the KVPY Class 12 SX stream?**

The chapters in Biology are Life Processes, Human Physiology, Control and Coordination in Animals and Plants, Genetics and Evolution, Diversity of Living Organisms, Cell: Structure and Function, Reproduction, Our Environment, Plant Physiology, Biology and Human Welfare, Ecology and Environment, Biotechnology, Genetics. These chapters are important and to be learnt with understanding. These contain lots of diagrams and terminologies. Students should practice the terms properly and also learn to draw a neat diagram. A neat labeled diagram will help to score marks easily.

**4. What were the cut-offs for the KVPY award 2017? the KVPY Fellowship Award - 2017**

The merit list of the students is based on the 75% mark in the aptitude test and 25% in the interview.

The General merit cup off were for stream SA 54% and above, for SX it was 52% and above and stream SB was 49% and above.

The cut off under the category of SC/ST is SA stream is 40% and above, SX stream is 40% and above and under SB stream is 35% and above.

The cut-off under the category of PWD students for SA stream was 40% and above, for SB stream it was 35% and above and stream SX was 40% and above.

**5. What are the topics that are covered in KVPY SB Mathematics?**

The topics that are covered in the KVPY SB exam are Mathematics has Vectors and 3-D Geometry, Statistics, Calculus, Real Number, Polynomials, Geometry, Introduction to Trigonometry, Quadratic Equations, Surface Areas & Volumes, Probability, Coordinate Geometry, Mathematical Reasoning, Statistics and Probability, Trigonometric Functions, Analytical Geometry in Two Dimensions, Vector Algebra, Evaluation of Integrals, Linear Programming, Relations and Functions. Mathematics can be gripped well only if the practice is properly done. So students need to practise solving the problems correctly and also they have to be quick enough. These can be achieved through practice only.