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CBSE 12th Accountancy Sample Paper

Board Central Board of Secondary Education
Subject  Accountancy
 Maximum marks 80 
Time allocated 3 hours
 Official website containing CBSE sample papers
Prescribed textbooks 
  • Accountancy Class-XII, Published by NCERT 
  • Other related books and manuals brought out by NCERT (including multimedia)

CBSE Sample Papers for Class 12th Accountancy

Accountancy for class 12 is one of the key subjects to boost the scores in the board examinations. Hard work is the secret to success. This subject demands a lot of practice and focus. Students can make it a practice to solve sample papers. This will enable them to confront the board exams with confidence. By sheer practice, students can score good marks. Though it requires a lot of patience to go over the sample papers repeatedly, students can motivate themselves by the rewards they would get on scoring high marks in final exams.

Preparation tips and benefits of solving CBSE Class 12 Accountancy Sample Paper

Study it the hard and smart way: Accountancy is similar to mathematics which means it requires a lot of practice. Practice is the only way to overcome exam fear and score good marks. "Where the mind is without fear, there the head is held high". A combination of hard work and smartness in the method of preparation is the key to success.

Practice the all-time favourite questions: There would be some questions which we know would definitely appear in the exams. Those questions should be practised first. Some of them in accountancy are: fixed assets, current assets, accumulated profits and losses, capital employed liquid assets, revenue payments, reserves etc.

Question paper design for class XII Accountancy

Typology of questions  Very short answer Short answer 1 short answer 2 Long answer 1  Long Answer 2 Total marks  Weightage 
  1 mark 3 marks 4 marks 6 marks 8 marks    
Memory - knowledge-based 3 1 1 1 - 16 20%
Comprehension 2 - 2 1 1 24 30%
Application - 2 2 1 - 20 25%
Higher-order thinking skills (Analysis and synthesis) 2 - - 1 1 16 20%
Evaluation 1 1 - - - 4 5%
Total  8 12 20 24 16 80 100%

Class 12 Accountancy Exam Pattern

 Unit   Subjects Marks
Part A        Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations, Partnership Firms and Companies
Financial Statements of Not-for-Profit Organizations 10
Accounting for Partnership Firms 35
Accounting for Companies 15
Total  60
Part B        Financial Statement Analysis 
Analysis of Financial Statements 12
Cash Flow Statement 8
Total 20
Project work       Project work will involve
  Project file  4
  Written test ( 1 hour) 12
  Viva voce 4
  Total  20

Theory (80) + Project work (20) = 100

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