CBSE Class 10 Term 1 Science Exam 2021-22 Live Updates: Unofficial answer key released

CBSE Class 10 Science exam 2021 has been concluded at 1 pm. Experts has provided analysis and exam centres are checking the OMR sheet with help of CBSE 10th science answer key 2021.

CBSE Class 10 Term 1 Science Exam 2021-22 Live Updates: Unofficial answer key released
Apoorva Singh | Dec 2, 2021 - 9:59 p.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: Central Board of Secondary Education has concluded the CBSE Class 10 Science exam 2021-22 today at 1 pm. Experts has provided CBSE Class 10 science exam analysis 2021 and said that students found paper balanced and easy. Exam centres are checking the OMR sheets by using CBSE class 10 science answer key 2021. The schools will upload the correct options online through the link provided by CBSE.
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The CBSE Class 10 Science exam was held in pen and paper mode. The question paper carries MCQ-based questions for which answers are provided OMR sheets

Download unofficial CBSE Science Answer key & Question paper 2021-22 here.

CBSE Class 10 term 1 exam 2021-22 Science - Highlights

  • Exam Day and Date - Thursday, December 2, 2021

  • Question paper distribution time - 11:10 am

  • Exam start timing - 11:30 am

  • Exam concluding time - 1 pm

CBSE Class 10 term 1 date sheet 2021-22 for Major subjects

Exam Dates

Subjects

November 30, 2021

Social Science (Conducted)

December 2, 2021

Science (Today)

December 3, 2021

Home Science

December 4, 2021

Mathematics Standard, Mathematics Basic

December 8, 2021

Computer Application

December 9, 2021

Hindi Course - A, Hindi Course - B

December 11, 2021

English (Language & Literature)

Students appearing in the CBSE Class 10 exam 2022 must revise well before the examination. Practising CBSE Class 10 sample papers can be really beneficial. Read the summary, short notes, and flow charts to revise the chapters.

CBSE Board Class 10 Social Science paper has already been conducted on November 30, 2021, which was a balanced paper and some students told that if one has read the NCERT books thoroughly, he/she can attempt the questions without difficulty.


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CBSE Board has conducted the Class 10 term 1 Science exam 2022 today. Check CBSE Class 10 Science syllabus, sample papers, and other details here.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 09:59 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 Science Answer Key 2021: Student claims answers interchanged

A student took to Twitter and claimed that question number 58 and Question number 59 are interchanged.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 07:39 PM IST

CBSE term 1 board exam timings

  • CBSE Class 10 question paper distribution time - 11:10 am

  • CBSE 10th question paper reading time -  11:10 am to 11:30 am

  • Exam start time: 11:30 am

  • Exam concludes: 1:00 pm.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 07:09 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 Science Answer key released - Download question paper & answer key here

Students can download the unofficial CBSE 10th science answer key 2021-22 here along with the sample question paper also.

Download the CBSE term 1 Science Answer key & question paper here. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 06:45 PM IST

Important things while using CBSE Class 10 Science Answer Key

  • Students should follow the respective paper’s marking scheme while calculating the scores.

  • The unofficial answer key may vary so students should follow the official CBSE answer key for evaluating performance.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 06:19 PM IST

CBSE Board exam 2021-22 - Exam day guidelines

The CBSE will hold term 1 exam for Class 10 and 12 for Home Science and English papers, respectively. Below are some important exam day guidelines for board exams. 

  • Reach the exam centre on time. 
  • The question paper will be distributed at 11:10 am. 
  • The exam will start at 11:30 am. 
  • Students must fill the OMR sheet with blue and black ink only. 
Dec. 2, 2021 | 05:52 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 Science Exam 2021-22 - Download Question paper here

On December 2, 2021, CBSE Class 10 science exam was held. Download the CBSE term 1 science paper 2021-22 below for more information.

Download CBSE Class 10 science paper pdf here

Dec. 2, 2021 | 05:23 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 exams 2021-22 - New Exam pattern

  • The board has bifurcated the academic session, holding two term-end exams. 
  • The term 1 exam will be of 90 minutes.
  • It includes long objective-type questions.
Dec. 2, 2021 | 05:04 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 Social Science was a balanced paper

Yesterday, the CBSE Board has conducted the CBSE 10th Social Science paper. As per the students'TH response, the question paper was balanced. The question paper level was easy to moderate. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 04:19 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 Home Science exam tomorrow

As the CBSE Board Class 10 2021-22 term 1 Science exam has been concluded now, so students must start preparing for the next examination. The next exam is of home science. The exam will start at 11:30 am. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 02:43 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 term 1 Science exam - Questions asked from Physics and Chemistry

"A good number of questions were asked from both physics and chemistry. The question from Physics was mostly numerical-based. A question on electron dot diagram in chemistry is a bit challenging for students," said Vimmi Baleja, TGT Science, Mount Abu Public School.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 02:40 PM IST

Issue in CBSE mobile app

The vice-principal of an RPVV, Delhi said that the complete exam process was smooth and there is no issue in conducting the CBSE exam apart from the CBSE app. There are a total of 3 steps to complete but the app got stuck on step 1.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 02:19 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 result 2021-22

After the term 1 exams, CBSE Board will not release the result as pass, fail or essential repeat at the end of term 1. The board will announce the final CBSE 10th result 2022 after the term 2 examination. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 02:05 PM IST

CBSE term 1 science exam 2021-22: NCERT based questions asked

In the CBSE 10th Class science exam 2021-22, the MCQ questions were asked NCERT based and there were no such difficulties in solving the paper, said Akshay Gupta, a Kendriya Vidyalaya student. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 01:50 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 science exam analysis 2021-22

Seema Behl, Principal, Brain International School said that the students found paper balanced and easy. She added that the science paper had NCERT based questions. Students who have covered the activity corner of the NCERT books, must have got the benefit of it.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 01:40 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 upcoming exam dates

Today, the boar has conducted the science subject exam which was the second exam among major subjects. The next exam of Class 10 CBSE is Home science which will be held tomorrow on December 3, 2021. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 01:21 PM IST

CBSE 10th science exam 2021: Total number of questions

The science paper of CBSE Class 10 had a total of 60 questions out of them, a student need to attempt 50 questions.

Section-wise question distribution

  • Section A has 24 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.
  • Section B has 24 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.
  • Section C has 12 questions. Attempt any 10 questions.
Dec. 2, 2021 | 01:13 PM IST

CBSE answer key 2022 Class 10 science

Respective exam centres are provided with CBSE class 10 science question paper 2021 with answers and they check the OMR sheets of students. For social science exam on November 30, 2021,  the OMR sheets of Classes 10, 12 were checked at 13,357 centres across the globe. CBSE answer key of science term 1 is also useful for students to calculate their probable scores.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 01:09 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 science exam 2021-22 concludes

CBSE Class 10 science exam 2021-22 has been concluded. Now, the exam centres will be checking OMR sheets by using CBSE science answer key 2021 class 10 term 1. They will upload the correct options (marked by students) through the online portal for which link is provided to respective exam centres. Read more.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 12:59 PM IST

CBSE 10th exam time table 2021-22

CBSE board has released the exam time table for term 1 minor exams on cbse.gov.in. The Class 10 minor subject exams were commenced on November 30, 2021. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 12:48 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 term 1 exams answer key

The CBSE Class 10 term 1 exam answer key may be released by experts and some third-part websites. Students can also tally the answers from textbooks to know their scores. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 12:24 PM IST

CBSE Class 10 minor exam dates 2021-22

The CBSE Class 10 minor exam has been commenced on November 17, 2021. The exams will conclude on December 7, 2021. The last exam will be of Carnatic Music (Vocal), Carnatic Music (Mel Ins), Carnatic Music (Per Ins).

Dec. 2, 2021 | 11:54 AM IST

Know the next CBSE Class 10 exam date 2021-22

The next CBSE Class 10 exam is tomorrow on December 3, 2021, for Home Science. The home Science paper will be divided into three sections- A, B and C. The exam duration will be 90 minutes. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 11:34 AM IST

CBSE Class 12 Science exam 2021-22 begins

CBSE Class 10 term 1 Science exam 2021-22 begins now. The exam duration is 90 minutes. The CBSE 10th Science exam will conclude at 1 PM. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 11:28 AM IST

About the CBSE mobile app

Central Board of Secondary Education uses a 'geo-tagged and time-tagged' mobile application to keep a check on the exam conducting process. In 2020, CBSE has introduced selfies in the CBSE mobile app. Centre superintendents are required to upload a selfie during the crucial exam conducting stages. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 11:15 AM IST

Technical glitch in CBSE app

According to a Delhi government teacher, the app which is used by the board to track the various exam-related processes is not working properly. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 11:05 AM IST

CBSE Class 10 Science Exam 2021-22 - Marks distribution

Sections No. of questions
Section A 24 questions
Section B24 questions
Section C 12 questions



Dec. 2, 2021 | 10:58 AM IST

CBSE Class 10 Science Exam 2021-22 - Exam day guidelines

The CBSE Class 10 Science exam is all set to start in a few minutes. Below are some important exam day guidelines. 

  • Reach the exam centre on time. 
  • The question paper will be distributed at 11:10 am. 
  • The exam will start at 11:30 am. 
  • Students must fill the OMR sheet with blue and black ink only. 
Dec. 2, 2021 | 10:50 AM IST

CBSE class 10 science sample paper 2021-22

The sample paper class 10 science is available to download on the official website cbseacademic.nic.in class 10. Students must visit the official website to download the CBSE sample paper Science class 10. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 10:40 AM IST

Barred items in CBSE board exam 2021-22

  • Mobile phones
  • Calculator
  • Pendrive
  • Headphones
  • paper chits, etc
Dec. 2, 2021 | 10:31 AM IST

CBE Class 10 term 1 Science exam 2021-22 today

CBSE Class 10th Science exam 2021-22 is to be held today. Students appearing in the exam must revise all the important topics carefully. Do not read any new topic before the examination. Refer to Class notes, or self prepared notes only.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 10:18 AM IST

How to download CBSE class 10 science sample paper 2021-22

  • Go to official website cbseacademic.nic.in. 

  • Click on the tab ‘ sample question papers’ 

  • Select ‘Class X Sample Question Papers’.

  • Now click on the link provided for Science sample question paper. 

  • Now download the same for future reference. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 09:58 AM IST

CBSE Class 10 Science exam - question paper pattern

The CBSE 10th Science question paper will comprise of three sections.

  • Section A will have 24 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.

  • Section B will have 24 questions. Attempt any 20 questions.

  • Section C will have 12 questions. Attempt any 10 questions.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 09:42 AM IST

CBSE Board Class 10 answer key 2022

There is no official update regarding the release of CBSE answer keys. CBSE may release the CBSE Board exam answer keys after the exams. However, students can refer to unofficial CBSE answer keys released by experts to know the answers.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 09:26 AM IST

CBSE OMR Sheet 2022

The CBSE 10th term 1 exams 2022 are MCQ based. The answers are to be filled in the OMR sheets. Below are some important guidelines for students related to the CBSE OMR sheet. 

  • Use only blue or black in pen in OMR sheet. 

  • Do not write or scribble anything on the OMR sheet. 

  • The details of students such as roll number, name, will be pre-filled in the OMR sheet

  • Students need to write the question paper code in the OMR sheet. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 09:15 AM IST

CBSE board exam 2021-22 class 10 Science - timings

  • CBSE Class 10 Science question paper distribution time - 11:10 am

  • CBSE 10th Science question paper reading time -  11:10 am to 11:30 am

  • Exam start time: 11:30 am

  • Exam concludes: 1 pm.

Dec. 2, 2021 | 09:05 AM IST

CBSE exam date 2021-22 Class 10

The complete date sheet for CBSE 10th term 1 exams 2022 is provided below. The exam for social science has already been conducted on November 30, 2021.
CBSE board exam date 2021-22 class 10 term 1

Exam Dates

Subjects 

November 30, 2021

Social Science (Conducted)

December 2, 2021

Science

December 3, 2021

Home Science

December 4, 2021

Mathematics Standard

Mathematics Basic

December 8, 2021

Computer Application

December 9, 2021

Hindi Course - A

Hindi Course - B

December 11, 2021

English (LANG & LIT.)


Dec. 2, 2021 | 08:52 AM IST

How to download CBSE Class 10 Syllabus 2021-22

Step 1 - Go to the official website cbseacademic.nic.in. 

Step 2 - Click on the ‘term wise curriculum’ tab displayed on the home screen.  

Step 3 - Now click on ‘ term wise secondary curriculum’. 

Step 3 - Select ‘Term wise - Science’ 

Step 4 - The CBSE Class 10 syllabus will get displayed on the screens. 

Step 5 - Download the syllabus for reference. 

Dec. 2, 2021 | 08:47 AM IST

CBSE Class 10 Science syllabus 2021-22 for Term 1

Units

Total Marks

Chemical Substances-Nature and Behaviour

16 Marks

World of Living

10 Marks

Natural Phenomena

14 Marks

Total Theory

40 Marks

Internal Assessment

10 Marks

Total

50 Marks


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