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CBSE 2024 Class 10 New Marking Scheme Released!

December 18, 2023
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In anticipation of the upcoming CBSE Board Exams, Class 10 students now have the key to unravel the marking scheme. With the release of the CBSE Board Exam Class 10 timetable, understanding how marks are distributed becomes pivotal for strategic study and preparation.


CBSE Class 10 Exams Level Up! New Marking Scheme 2024


This comprehensive guide breaks down the 2024 marking scheme for all subjects, understanding the process and leaving no query unanswered.


CBSE Class 10 Subjects 2024:

Refer to the table below to understand the required and elective subjects for Class 10 according to the Central Board of Secondary Education 2024:


Sl. No

Subject Name

Type


Language 1

Language 2

Science

Mathematics

Social Science

Mandatory Subjects


Language 3/ any academic subject other than that opted above

Optional


Subject of Internal Assessment

Subject of Internal Assesstment



CBSE 10th Marking Scheme 2024 for English (Language and Literature):


The table provided below illustrates the allocation of topics and their respective weightage across various sections of the CBSE Class 10 English subject in 2024:


Topics

Section

Weightage

Reading Skills

sec 1

20

Writing Skills with Grammar

sec 2

20

English Literature (Ques from textbooks)

sec 3

40

Theoretical Exam Total Marks

80

Internal Assessment (Based on Assignments & Projects)

20

Total

100



Class 10th Marking Scheme 2024 for Science:

CBSE has designated the Class 10th Science subject with a total of 100 marks, comprising 80 marks for theory and 20 marks for internal assessment. Refer to the table below for a detailed breakdown:


Type of Questions

No. of Questions

Total Marks

1 Mark

20

20

2 Marks

6

12

3 Marks

7

21

4 Marks

3

12

5 Marks

3

15

Total

39

80

Internal assessment

20



CBSE 10th Marking Scheme 2024 for Mathematics:

The CBSE Class 10th Mathematics subject in the board exam features a total of 38 questions spread across various sections. Refer to the table below for further details:


Type of Questions

No. of Questions

Total Marks

1 Mark

20

20

2 Marks

5

10

3 Marks

6

18

4 Marks

3

12

5 Marks

4

20

Total

38

80



CBSE 10th Marking Scheme 2024 for Mathematics – Internal Assessment: 

CBSE conducts an internal assessment worth 20 marks for the Class 10th Mathematics board exam. Examine the distribution of marks in the section below:


Sl. No

Internal Assessment

Marks

Total Marks


Pen Paper Test and Multiple Assessment (5+5)

10

20 Marks


Lab Practical (Lab activities to be done from the prescribed books)

5


Portfolio

5



CBSE 10th Marking Scheme 2024 for Social Science:

For students gearing up for the CBSE Class 10th board exam in 2024, detailed information about the number of questions and their corresponding marks is provided in the table below:


Type of Questions

No. of Questions

Total Marks

1 Mark Questions

20

20

2 Mark Questions

4

8

3 Mark Questions

5

15

5 Marks Questions

5

25

4 Mark Questions

3

12

Total

37

80



CBSE 10th Marking Scheme 2024 for Social Science - Internal Assessment:

Explore the internal marking scheme for the CBSE 2024 Class 10th Social Science board exam, along with the total marks weightage, in the table below:


Sl.No

Internal Assessment

Marks

Total Marks


Periodic Assessment

10

20 Marks


Subject related Activity

5


Project

5



Key Points:

  1. The CBSE consistently prioritizes transparency, regularly updating the marking scheme to ensure fairness. This article equips students with:

  2. Each subject follows a distinct pattern of mark allocation across various topics and question types. No need to fret about neglecting a particular chapter – this guide reveals the exact weightage for each section, providing direction for focused study.

  3. Whether it's Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs), short answers, or lengthy essays, every question type carries its own mark value.

  4. Students can now create study plans that target weaknesses and capitalize on strengths. No more time wasted on irrelevant topics – design a personalized timetable that prioritizes high-weightage areas for success in the Class 10 board exams.

  5. Students are empowered to take charge of their studies, approaching the CBSE Board Exams with confidence. Understanding the marking scheme becomes the key to unlocking success in the academic journey.


As the CBSE 2024 Class 10 exams approach, students now possess the tools to navigate the marking scheme and emerge victorious.