CBSE Class 10 Social Science (087) exam will be held on March 15, 2023. The paper will be of 80 marks and the students will get 3 hours to complete the exam. There will be no overall choice in the question paper. However, an internal choice will be provided in a few questions. The 10th Social Science question paper will have 37 questions divided into 6 sections.
Section A – It has 20 MCQs of 1 mark each.
Section B – It comprises of 4 Very Short Answer type questions, carrying 2 marks each. The answers should not exceed 40 words.
Section C – It has 5 Short Type Questions, carrying 3 marks each. The answer should not exceed 60 words.
Section D – This section has 4 Long Answer type questions, carrying 5 marks each. The answer to each question should not exceed 120 words.
Section E – It consists of 3 Case Based questions with three sub-questions and is of 4 marks.
Section F – It has only 1 question based on map and will be of 5 marks.
CBSE Class 10 Social Science Question Paper – 2022
CBSE Class 10 Social Science Question Paper – 2020
CBSE 10th Board Exams 2023: Important Instructions
✦ Reach the examination centre on time to avoid last minute hassle.
✦ Report to the examination venue in your respective school uniforms.
✦ Candidates must not carry any communication devices inside the exam hall.
✦ Maintain strict discipline in the examination centre.
✦ Students will be given an additional 15 minutes of reading time to read the question paper.
✦ Follow all the COVID protocols inside the outside the examination venue.
Class 10 Social Science Marking Scheme – 2023
The CBSE Class 10 Board Exams 2023 began on February 15, 2023 and will come to an end on March 21, 2023. The exams are being conducted in a single shift – from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM. Students are advised to read the instructions given on the admit card before reporting to the examination centre.