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CBSE Class 12 Board Exams Marking Scheme for All Subjects Released!

December 21, 2023
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For many Indian students, CBSE Class 12th board exams pave the way to future careers in engineering, finance, literature, and beyond. Excelling in these exams is crucial for coveted college admissions. In this article, we will look into the detailed CBSE Class 12th Marking Scheme 2024 for all subjects. Scroll down to explore the subject-wise marking scheme for all Class 12 subjects.


CBSE Class 12 Marking Scheme Out Now: Check Here!


Key Insights:

  • Competency-based questions (MCQs, case-based, source-based) carry a hefty 40% weight.

  • Traditional MCQs hold a solid 20%.

  • Short and Long Answer questions are still crucial, constituting 40%.


Subject-Specific Insights:

Check out the marking schemes for each subject to plan your exam strategies in a detailed way.


CBSE Class 12 English Marking Scheme 2024

Here is the CBSE 12th Board Exam Marking Scheme 2024 for English, covering reading skills, creative skills, and Literature. Refer to the table below for clarity:


Sl.No

Section

Total Marks

1.

Reading Skills

22

2.

Creative Writing Skills

18

3.

Literature Textbooks and Supplementary Reading Texts

40

4.

Total

80

5.

Internal Assessment

10

6.

Project Work

10

7.

Grand Total

100



CBSE Class 12 Mathematics Marking Scheme 2024

Here's the marking scheme for the CBSE 12th Board Exam 2024 - Mathematics. The table below provides details of the marking scheme for the maths exam:


Sl.No

Type of Questions

No. of Questions

Total Marks

1. 

1 Mark

20

20

2.

2 Marks

5

10

3.

3 Marks

6

18

4.

4 Marks

3

12

5.

5 Marks

4

20

6.

Total Theory

38

80

7.

Internal Assesment

20

8.

Total Marks

100



CBSE Class 12 Physics Marking Scheme 2024

CBSE 12th Board Exam Marking Scheme 2024 - Physics includes a total of 35 questions in the theory examination. Refer to the table below for specific details:


Sl.No

Type of Questions

No. of Questions

Total Marks

1.

1 Mark Questions

18

18

2.

2 Mark Questions

7

14

3.

3 Mark Questions

5

15

4.

5 Marks Questions

3

15

5.

4 Mark Questions

2

8

6.

Total

35

70



CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Marking Scheme 2024

Check out the CBSE Class 12 Chemistry exam pattern for the 2024 marking scheme:


Sl.No

Type of Questions

No. of Question

Total Marks

1.

1 Mark

16

16

2.

2 Marks

5

10

3.

3 Marks

7

21

4.

4 Marks

2

8

5.

5 Marks

3

15

6.

Total

35

70



CBSE Class 12 Biology Marking Scheme 2024

The CBSE 12th Biology exam consists of a 70-mark theory exam and a 30-mark assessment. Refer to the table below for the distribution of marks in the theory part:


Sl.No

Type of Questions

No. of Questions

Total Marks

1.

1 Mark

16

16

2.

2 Marks

5

10

3.

3 Marks

7

21

4.

4 Marks

2

8

5.

5 Marks

3

15

6.

Total

33

70



CBSE Class 12 Internal Assessment - Science 2024

The CBSE 12th Marking Scheme includes 30 internal assessment marks for Science students. Refer to the table below for a detailed breakdown.


Sl.No

Section

Total Marks

1.

Two experiments one from each section

7+7 Marks

2.

Practical record [experiments and activities]

5 Marks

3.

One activity from any section

3 Marks

4.

Investigatory Project

3 Marks

5.

Viva on experiments, activities and project

5 Marks

6.

Total

30



CBSE Class 12 Marking Scheme for Business Studies 2024

Check out the CBSE 12th Board Exam Marking Scheme 2024 for Business Studies in the table below:


Sl. No

Type of Questions

No. of Questions

Total Marks

1.

1 Mark

20

20

2.

3 Marks

4

12

3.

4 Marks

6

24

4.

6 Marks

4

24

5.

Total

34

80



CBSE Class 12 Accountancy Marking Scheme 2024

Here is the CBSE Class 12 Accountancy Marking Scheme for the 2024 board exams, consisting of an 80-mark theory exam and a 20-mark practical exam.


Sl.No

Types of Questions

No. of Questions

Total Marks

1.

1 Mark

20

20

2.

3 Marks

6

18

3.

4 Marks

3

12

4.

1 Mark

20

20

5.

3 Marks

6

18

6.

4 Marks

3

30

7.

Total

34

80



CBSE Class 12 Grading Scheme 2024

Uncover the importance of CBSE Class 12th Board Exam Grading Scheme 2024 for evaluating students' performance and providing a qualitative assessment based on their marks.


Sl.No

Marks

Grades

1.

91-100

A1

2.

81-90

A2

3.

71-80

B1

4.

61-70

B2

5.

51-60

C1

6.

41-50

C2

7.

33-40

D

8.

32 and below

Repeat



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