Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), this year made some important changes in the examination pattern of class 12. From introducing internal assessment in all subjects to changing the format of question paper for board exams, students must be aware of every minute detail of the changed examination pattern. As per the new exam pattern, CBSE has given more weight to the school-based/internal assessment. Major change will be observed in the questions paper format in the board exam 2020. Question papers will have more number of objective type questions.
CBSE changed the examination pattern with an aim to
discourage students from rote learning develop analytical skills and reasoning abilities among students produce better results and improve the academic quality of institutions
Internal assessment in all subjects
Earlier, the internal assessment was not involved in all the subjects of class 12 like Maths, languages, Political Science. As per the new assessment scheme, now, about 20% marks will be kept for internal assessment in all these subjects. Thus, form the March 2020 board exam, the CSBE board paper will carry 80% marks. However, for the Science subjects and fine arts the weightage will remain unchanged.
Format of internal assessment in CBSE Class 12 Maths subject is as follows:
Unit Name Marks
I. Relations and Functions 8
II. Algebra 10
III. Calculus 35
IV. Vectors and Three - Dimensional Geometry 14
V. Linear Programming 05
VI. Probability 08
Internal Assessment 20
To know the marks allotment for internal assessment and theory paper for other subject, go through the latest CBSE Syllabus for academic session 2019-2020.