CBSE 2016 Class 10 Math- Download and Paper Analysis

Complete analysis of CBSE Class 10 Mathematics paper 2016

Dear CBSE Class 10 Math Students,

In this article, we are going to provide you CBSE 2016 Class 10 Math paper and its analysis. The paper is also available for download in pdf format.

This is an analysis of CBSE Class 10 2016 mathematics exam. According to some students, the exam was very tough and lengthy. The students couldn’t finish the paper on time and found the question paper tricky. A few students had complained about the language of CBSE Class 10 Math Paper, which made answering them a tough ask.

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CBSE 2016 Class 10 Math Question Paper

Complete analysis of CBSE 2016 Class 10 Math Paper

This is a complete analysis of Mathematics paper of class 10 under the Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE). In the below data the difficulty parts, the pattern of the paper and the topics that have been majorly repeated is thoroughly discussed. Hence go through the below information and help yourself with the necessary information.

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CBSE 2016 Class 10 Maths paper – Difficulty level

Some teachers and academics have backed the claims of students regarding the Maths Paper for CBSE 10th Board Exam being lengthy. A few question in the paper were from topics that were included in the textbook under the banner “Not from exam point of view”, but students who have covered them were able to answer them easily. In general, students, who managed to cover the syllabus thoroughly, should be well placed in Class 10 Mathematics Paper.

Some students stated that the 4 mark questions of section D were very lengthy and that they were unable to attempt all the questions within the stipulated 3-hour time. Some others expressed their disappointment about out of syllabus questions being included in this section of CBSE Maths exam paper for Class 10 students.

CBSE 2016 Class 10 Maths paper – Pattern

As declared by the CBSE earlier through sample papers, the CBSE Class 10 Mathematics Paper included 4 sections, as stated below:

  • Section A: Covering 4 question of 1 mark each
  • Section B: Covering 6 questions of 2 mark each
  • Section C: Covering 10 questions of 3 mark each
  • Section D: Covering 11 questions of 4 mark each

CBSE 2016 Class 10 Maths paper – Topic Analysis

A common thread among these concerns was related to a 4-mark question from topic of arithmetic progression. This topic was only deemed as optional and not exam-oriented in the book. Therefore, students who had skipped this section were unable to answer it. There were other similar examples of questions from out of syllabus topics.





















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