Ans. NSEP is an objective type examination which has a duration of two hours. There is a total of 70 questions, and each question has 4 answer choices. The total mark for this exam is 240. The paper has two parts.
The first part has a total of 60 questions, and each question carries 3 marks. Besides this, there is also a negative marking for every wrong answer. A single wrong answer can lead to the deduction of 1 mark.
The second part of this NSEP paper has 10 questions. Each question carries 6 marks. However, there is no negative marking in this section. Solving both these parts of the NSEP paper demands conceptual clarity. So students should concentrate on developing their in-depth knowledge about every topic.