The Class 10 English papers will be held on Saturday, November 11 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Students must arrive at the examination centre by 11 a.m., and the exam will begin at 11:30 a.m.
Sample papers and a marking scheme for CBSE Class 10 English can be found at cbseacademic.nic.in. Students who are taking the exam can use the sample papers to get a feel for the types of questions that will be asked on the exam. Through the direct link provided below, students may obtain the CBSE Class 10 English sample paper and solution.
For the first time, CBSE will conduct a term 1 English paper with multiple choice questions. Students will be expected to use OMR papers to submit the right response. The exam will take 90 minutes to complete, and students must submit their OMR sheets by 1 p.m.
Check the paper pattern for the CBSE Class 10 English Exam in 2021
The paper will be divided into three sections: Section A will cover reading, Section B will cover writing and grammar, and Section C will cover literature. Section A will have 18 questions, Section B will have 12 questions, and Section C will have 30 questions. The paper will be worth 40 points and will take 90 minutes to complete. The CBSE term 1 exam does not allow for negative marking. The marking scheme has also been posted on the CBSE’s official website.
Students will only be allowed to use a black or blue ball tip pen to darken the circles on the OMR papers that have the right option. The use of a pencil is strictly forbidden and will be regarded an unequal playing field. At cbseacademic.nic.in, students can look over and download sample papers.