CBSE Class 12 Maths 2018 – Paper Analysis & Review

The students of Class 12 appeared for their Maths paper today, March 21, under the ongoing Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE). We bring you CBSE Class 12 Maths 2018 – Paper Analysis & Review.

CBSE Class 12 Mathematics paper consisted of four parts. There was no overall choice of questions available throughout the paper, however, internal choices have been provided in 3 questions of four marks each and 3 questions of six marks each.

Part A
There were 4 questions each carrying 1 mark

Part B
There were 8 questions each carrying 2 marks.

Part C
There were 11 questions each carrying 4 marks

Part D
There were 6 questions each carrying 6 marks

Marking Scheme & Chapter Distribution (Weightage) for CBSE Class 12 Maths 2018

Chapter Name Weightage in terms of marks (2017) Weightage in terms of marks (2018)
Relations and Functions 6 1+6=7
Inverse Trigonometric Functions 4 1+2=3
Matrices 8 1+2=3
Determinants 5 4+6=10
Continuity and Differentiability 10 2+2+4=10
Application of Derivatives 12 2+2+4=10
Integrals 10 2+4+6=12
Application of Integrals 6 6
Differential Equations 6 4+2=6
Vector Algebra  6 1+2+4=7
Three Dimensional Geometry 9 4+6=10
Linear Programming 6 6
Probability 10 4+4+2=10

Overview of CBSE Class 12 Maths 2018 – Paper Analysis & Review

  • Questions on Three Dimensional Geometry and Differential Equations were comparatively easy than last year
  • Marks’ weightage was similar as compared to that of last year.

General Sense

  • The maximum number of questions were from Vector Algebra, Determinants and Probability.
  • According to our analysis, 70-80 marks out of 100 marks are easily scorable.
  • Overall, the level of the paper was Easy.
  • Most Questions were similar to NCERT level.

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