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CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Last Minute Tips & Strategy for 2017 Board Exams

Mar 8, 2017 18:27 IST

CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Last Minute Tips & Strategy

CBSE Class 12th Chemistry board exam is scheduled to be held on 25th March 2017 from 10.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M.

The syllabus of the CBSE Class 12 Chemistry is huge and basically divided into physical chemistry, organic chemistry and inorganic chemistry.

It is not an easy task to revise all the chapters of CBSE Class 12th Chemistry syllabus especially when students have not studied all the chapters earlier.

Generally, students come with queries like:

  • How to prepare for Chemistry board exam in 5 days?
  • How to study Organic Chemistry Class 12 CBSE?
  • How to prepare for chemistry board exam in 2 days?
  • How to prepare for CBSE Class 12 chemistry in less time?

To prepare well for CBSE Class 12 Chemistry board exam in very short time, a student needs to do following things mentioned below

First prepare chapters with maximum weightage in CBSE board exam

If you will go through latest CBSE syllabus for Class 12th Chemistry then you will find different chapters with different weightage.

CBSE Class 12th Chemistry Syllabus 2017

Unit No.


No. of Periods


Unit 1

Solid State



Unit 2



Unit 3



Unit 4

Chemical Kinetics


Unit 5

Surface Chemistry


Unit 6

Isolation of Elements



Unit 7

p-Block Elements


Unit 8

d- and f-Block Elements


Unit 9

Coordination Compounds


Unit 10

Haloalkanes and Haloarenes



Unit 11

Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers


Unit 12

Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids


Unit 13

Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen


Unit 14



Unit 15



Unit 16

Chemistry in Everyday Life






Get complete CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus 2016 – 2017

With the help of chapter wise marks distribution, you can easily observe that the weightage of organic chemistry is maximum (28 marks) in CBSE Class 12th Chemistry board exam 2017. So, one should start revising organic chemistry.

Now, some students may have good command in various chapters of physical chemistry rather than organic chemistry. In this case, students should start revising chapter of physical chemistry.

It is highly recommended that first revise chapters which are easy for you in minimum time.

CBSE Class 12th Chemistry Notes: All Chapters

NCERT Solutions for CBSE Class 12 Biology

NCERT Exemplar Questions: CBSE Class 12 Biology - All Chapters

Revision of latest CBSE sample paper & previous year papers is extremely important

Latest CBSE sample paper of Class 12 Chemistry will give you idea about changes in latest examination pattern whereas previous year papers will give you idea about the level of questions & important concepts which are frequently asked in CBSE board exam, every year.

Revision of CBSE sample paper & previous year papers is extremely important and student should devote atleast half of their time in doing this task.

Often students get exact same question in CBSE Class 12 Chemistry board exam 2017 from these papers.

CBSE Class 12th Chemistry Previous Year Papers (2008 to 2016)

CBSE Sample Paper for Class 12th Chemistry: 2017

Revise often without getting stuck

When you don’t have much time to revise then it is important that you should not get stuck on any particular topic or chapter of chemistry. Students should first revise complete syllabus & papers without getting stuck. Keep on leaving the chapters which you have studied or prepared till date. Afterward, if you still have time with them, then you can revise the complete syllabus once again. You can also go through any important questions from previous year papers if you still have time with you.

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Learn about the CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Marking Scheme

As you start preparing for exams, you should also know how to write proper answers to score maximum marks in CBSE class 12 Chemistry board exam 2017. Here, proper answer means, writing to the point answer in minimum number of words. The art of giving proper answers in CBSE Class 12th board exams can easily be understood with the help of marking scheme issued by CBSE. You will find marking scheme in Class 12th Chemistry Sample Paper issued by CBSE for 2017 board exams. 

CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Marking Scheme (All India): 2016

CBSE Study Material

With the help of above tips and hard work, students can get a decent score in CBSE board exam 2017.

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