CBSE Class 10 Social Science Sample Papers Released: The Central Board of Secondary Education has released the Class 10 sample papers of Social Science along with the marking scheme. The sample papers of CBSE Class 10 Social Science the questions asked in the previous years and the associated marking scheme. Students appearing for the CBSE Class 10 Board exams 2021 can check the type of questions asked in the subject in the Board exams and the weightage of questions from each unit.
To download the year-wise CBSE exam Class 10 Social Science sample papers, students are required to visit the official website – cbseacademic.nic.in.
CBSE Class 10 Social Science Syllabus 2021
The Central Board of Secondary Education has reduced the syllabus for Class 10 students for all the subjects. The reduction in the syllabus is a one time measure due to ‘extraordinary situations’ arising out of COVID-19. As such, the CBSE Class 10 Social Science Syllabus for the 2021 Board exams has also been altered. According to the new syllabus, chapters on Democracy and Diversity, Challenges to Democracy and Caste, Religion and Gender are not included in CBSE Class 10 Social Science Syllabus 2021.
CBSE Class 10 Social Science Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme
The CBSE Class 10 Social Science Sample papers highlight the exam pattern. As per the exam pattern of CBSE Class 10 Social Science, the question paper is divided into five sections – A to E. Section A includes 16 questions of one mark each, Section B has includes 6 questions of three marks each, Section C has 4 questions of 4 marks each while Section D has 5 questions of five marks. Section E will include map-based questions and the students will be asked questions in reference to the maps provided. Students will also be provided with internal choice in almost all the sections.