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CBSE Class 12th Economics Exam 2024 Highlights: Paper rated moderate, analysis here

CBSE Board Exam 2024 Highlights: The CBSE Economics exam ended at 1:30 pm. Check paper analysis below.
CBSE Class 12th Economics Board Exam 2024 Highlights: Economics Paper ends, analysis here
CBSE Class 12th Economics Board Exam 2024 Highlights: Economics Paper ends, analysis here

CBSE Board Exam 2024 Highlights: The Class 12th Economics paper of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is being conducted today, March 17. The three-hour-long exam economics started at 10:30 am, and ended at 1:30 pm. A detailed paper analysis of teachers' and students' reactions is available here....Read More

As per the sample paper released by the board, the CBSE Class 12 Economics paper is divided into two sections – Macro Economics and Indian Economic Development and carries 80 marks. It has 20 multiple choice questions (MCQs), four short answer questions of 3 marks each, six short answer questions of four marks each and four long answer questions of six marks each.

On all exam days of CBSE board exams, students need to wear their school uniforms and carry identity cards and admit cards.

Before attempting the paper, it is advised that they read the paper and the first page of the answer booklet once to check if there is any specific instructions given and if there is any misprint/error.

They should also read the answers once when the exam is finished. All continuation sheets should be arranged in the correct order and tied to the main booklet before handing it over to the invigilator.

Over 39 lakh students are taking CBSE board exams this year. Class 10 exams ended on March 13 and Class 12 exams will continue till April 2.

CBSE Class 12th Economics paper analysis and other details below:

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Mar 18, 2024 5:25 PM IST

CBSE class 12th exam: Exam was well balanced

Gurishpreet Singh, economics teacher at Gurunanak Public School (GNPS), said that the exam was well balanced and the MCQs were concept-based.

Mar 18, 2024 4:28 PM IST

CBSE class 12th Economics paper analysis

Today's CBSE Class 12 Economics paper was a balanced blend of familiar concepts and thought-provoking challenges. The moderate difficulty level ensured that students could demonstrate their understanding while also testing their ability to apply theoretical knowledge in practical scenarios. The inclusion of both direct and expected questions, alongside a few tricky ones, aimed to assess students' depth of understanding and analytical skills. Notably, the emphasis on practical application demanded a comprehensive grasp of the subject matter. However, the potential pitfall of losing marks in multiple-choice questions underscores the importance of careful preparation and attention to detail. Overall, students managed to navigate the paper well within the allotted time, reflecting their preparedness and adaptability. The paper's resemblance to CBSE sample papers likely aided students in their exam readiness, providing a familiar format for assessment."

Alka Kapur , Principal Modern Public School, Shalimar Bagh

Mar 18, 2024 4:18 PM IST

CBSE 12th Economics exam 2024: Students were able to attempt the paper on time

The direct questions were quite easy to answer. The competency-based questions were average. Students were able to attempt the paper on time.

The paper pattern was similar to the CBSE Sample Paper for the Session 2023-24. Students were excited at the exam centre with happy faces. Students told me that the paper was overall balanced and based on the CBSE curriculum. The last questions of the case study were on G20 which was also a good question. A few MCQs are a little tricky.

Anupam Agnihotri, PGT Economics at Silverline Prestige School, Ghaziabad.

Mar 18, 2024 3:43 PM IST

CBSE 12th Economics exam 2024: Paper was moderately difficult

The paper of Economics 2024 was moderately difficult. All questions were based on the CBSE syllabus and pattern prescribed. Some questions were tricky and application-based which required in-depth study. The students who have revised their syllabus well found the question paper average. The questions based on the case study were a bit vague which made the students confused. Some descriptive questions were a bit lengthy. Overall, this was a balanced paper.

Soma Bose, HOD Commerce Department, VidyaGyan School

Mar 18, 2024 2:40 PM IST

CBSE Class 12th Economics paper review: Exam simple, balanced, says teacher

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 Economics paper conducted on March 18 was simple and well-balanced. As per students, the level of difficulty was moderate.

The question paper was a balanced mix of knowledge, analysis and application-based questions. Most of the students were able to complete the paper well in time and also could save some time for revision. The economics examination was for 80 marks, to be attempted within 3 hours. The paper was divided into two sections, i.e. Section A and Section B

Section A: Macro Economics

Section B: Indian Economic Development

Both the sections in the paper were relatively easy.

Regarding difficulty level, MCQ questions were moderate & tricky, and the questions were value-based.

Section B was simple, with direct answers. The paper was balanced, and one who solved NCERT well could easily answer all questions. The paper was not at all lengthy. Case-based questions were easy and were in the students' comfort zone. There was no error found in the question paper. The paper consisted of questions ranging from easy to critical. The language was very easy, and a proper reading of the question will make it accessible for the students.

– Narsingh Raghavm PGT Commerce, KIIT World School, Gurugram

Mar 18, 2024 2:28 PM IST

CBSE Board exam 2024: Class 12th Economics paper moderate

According to Swati Urmil, HOD Economics, Bhai Parmanand Vidya Mandir, the CBSE Class 12 Economics paper was of moderate difficulty level. There were application based questions in the paper which needed a thorough study and understanding of the topics and chapters. Overall the questions were from the prescribed syllabus and entirely based on the pattern of the latest Sample Paper issued by CBSE.

Regarding section-wise difficulty level, both Section A(Macro Economic Theory) and Section B(Indian Economic Development) had tricky one-mark and 4 mark questions. The question paper was moderately designed with questions to analyze the student’s conceptual understanding. Overall the paper covered all aspects of the curriculum.

Mar 18, 2024 2:27 PM IST

CBSE Board exam 2024: Economics exam analysis

The direct questions were quite easy to answer. The competency-based questions were average. Students were able to attempt the paper on time.

The paper pattern was similar to the CBSE Sample Paper for the Session 2023-24. Students were excited at the exam centre with happy faces. Students told me that the paper was overall balanced and based on the CBSE curriculum. The last questions of the case study were on G20, which was also a good question. A few MCQs are a little tricky.

– Anupam Agnihotri, PGT Economics at Silverline Prestige School, Ghaziabad.

Mar 18, 2024 1:29 PM IST

CBSE Board exam 2024: Economics paper ends

CBSE class 12th economics examination ended at 1:30 pm. Students reaction and paper analysis will be available here.

Mar 18, 2024 12:24 PM IST

CBSE class 12th exam: Economics exam will end at 1: 30 pm

CBSE class 12th economics examination will conclude at 1:30 pm. Stay tuned for students reaction nd exam analysis.

Mar 18, 2024 10:49 AM IST

CBSE Class 12th Economics exam begins

The CBSE Class 12th Economics examination is underway. More details such as paper analysis, marking scheme, students' reactions, etc, will be shared here after 1:30 pm.

Mar 18, 2024 9:37 AM IST

CBSE Board exam 2024: Exam day guidelines

  1. Reach the exam centre at least 30 minutes before the exam start time.
  2. Bring the admit card to the exam hall.
  3. After the papers are distributed, read them once and ensure that the subject code and name are correct and that there is no misprint or error.
  4. Check the first page of the answer sheet for any instructions.
  5. After you finish writing, read your answers once.
  6. If you have used multiple continuation booklets, arrange those in the right order and tie to the main booklet before submitting it.
Mar 18, 2024 8:50 AM IST

CBSE Class 12 Economics Board Exam 2024 Live Updates: Paper analysis after the exam

After the CBSE Class 12th Economics paper is over, students will be able to check the section-wise detailed review by teachers and subject experts here.

Additionally, reactions of students who wrote the paper will also be shared here.

Mar 18, 2024 8:23 AM IST

CBSE Board Exam 2024: Class 12th Economics paper is divided into two sections

CBSE Class 12 Economics paper is divided into two sections. The first section is Macro Economics and the second one is Indian Economic Development. In the examination, both these sections will carry 80 marks in total.

Mar 18, 2024 8:22 AM IST

CBSE Class 12th Economics paper today

CBSE Board Exam 2024 Live Updates: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct the Class 12th Economics examination on Monday, March 18, 2023. The paper is scheduled to begin at 10:30 am, and it will continue till 1:30 pm.

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