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Math exam ‘too difficult’, CBSE to hold meeting on marking pattern

The difficulty level of the paper had triggered complaints from students, parents as well as teachers.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: March 29, 2015 1:17 am

Following complaints of the high level of difficulty of the Class XII CBSE Maths exam, the board has decided to place all representations it received before a committee, ahead of finalising the marking scheme for the paper.

The committee of subject experts will meet after the completion of the board exams to decide on the possible marking pattern of the class XII Maths paper held on March 18.

“All possible efforts will be made to protect the interest of students,” the CBSE said in a statement.

The difficulty level of the paper had triggered complaints from students, parents as well as teachers.

Following the uproar, CBSE officials held a meeting with some school principals to discuss the issue.

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    anchal
    Mar 15, 2016 at 5:49 pm
    grace marking should be considered on maths 2016 cbse paper.or improvement exam should be held.
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      Mar 31, 2015 at 8:15 am
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        shrashti
        May 21, 2015 at 6:34 am
        Yes sir this year CBSE papers are unpredicted this is not fair
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          Varun
          Mar 31, 2015 at 7:45 am
          Hi - The same is the case with the Physical Education paper Out of Syllabus Question Paper held on 30 th March 2015 PHYSICAL EDUCATION (Code No. 048) CL XII (2014-15) Respected Madam/Sir This is to bring to your kind knowledge that the cl 12 th Paper for Physical Education with details below has few questions out of syllabus Please Refer to the Senior School Curriculum of CBSE for 2014 - 2015 and also refer to the Sample paper published in month of Dec 2014 - They are not in accordance with what has been asked in the paper Question No 23 - Sheldons clification - 5 Marks Question No 22 - Skeleton system - 5 Marks Question No 19 - Relative Strength - 3 Marks Question No 8 - Hypertrophy of Muscles - 1 Mark This is to request you to kindly look into this and help children This may not come in media as the number of children attempting the same are relatively less than the number of children taking other papers like Maths/English etc where we had anomalies this year and corrective action is being taken for the same Request the same for this as well For college admissions 2% is deducted for children who take this subject and if 14 marks out of 70 is out of course - You can understand the impact of the same Also please help us as the next steps Thanks in advance - Please help in taking this as well - through your medium - You have been helpful for raising the concerns of so many children
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            Varun
            Mar 31, 2015 at 9:08 pm
            In Which CBSE syllabus guidelines are the below covered Sheldons clification - 5 Marks Question No 22 - Skeleton system - 5 Marks Question No 19 - Relative Strength - 3 Marks Question No 8 - Hypertrophy of Muscles - 1 Mark
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