"The Central Board of Secondary Education has released sample papers for classes 10 and 12 for term 1 of the CBSE 2021-22 academic year."
The Central Board of Secondary Education has released class 10 and 12 sample papers for term 1 of the CBSE 2021-22 academic year. Therefore, students can download the model assessments from the links given on the board’s official website. Officials will conduct first term exams from November to December 2021. The class 10 and 12 model papers for term 1 exams are objective and MCQ-based.
As per the new policy, CBSE has divided the syllabus into two terms: term 1 and term 2. The board will conduct the term 1 exams based on the first half of the syllabus. Meanwhile, term 2 exams will take place from March-April 2022, and will cover the remainder of the topics.
Steps to Access CBSE 2021-22 Model Papers
Candidates can refer to the steps given below to avail of the CBSE class 10 and 12 sample papers for the upcoming first term assessments.
- Go to the CBSE’s official web portal – cbseacademic.nic.in.
- Click on the “Sample Question Paper of Classes X and XII for Term Exams 2021-22” link.
- A circular will then open with links for the sample papers.
- Click on the respective link to proceed.
- Finally, click on the “SQP” link to save the model papers for future reference.
CBSE officials have also released a marking scheme for the model papers. Therefore, students can perform the same steps to download the marking scheme. However, instead of clicking on the “SQP” link, students need to select the “MS” link to obtain the marking scheme.