CBSE Class 10 Board Exam 2019: Exam Pattern and Question Paper Design for All Subjects

Get the latest exam pattern for all important subjects of CBSE Class 10. This exam pattern will give you an idea of the exam paper pattern to be followed in the CBSE Class 10 Board Exams 2019. You will also know the question paper design for class 10 board exams.

Gurmeet Kaur
Jan 10, 2019, 11:39 IST
CBSE Class 10 Board Exam 2019
CBSE Class 10 Board Exam 2019

For all the class 10 students who are going to take their first board exam, these days before the exams are going to be full of preparation and revisions for the exam. This is the time when they need to revise the whole syllabus with a devised technique so as to retain all the information in brain. Here, knowing the latest pattern of examination and the design of question papers to be formulated in the board exam can be the most effective technique to brief the vast syllabus.

Knowing the format of examination with division of marks for various units in a subject, one will be able to prepare the topics carrying high weightage with more attention. This will ultimately help to secure high marks in the exam.

Considering the importance of latest examination for students, we have developed the articles to bring the subject wise examination pattern and question paper design for CBSE Class 10 Exam 2019. Latest exam pattern for all important subjects of CBSE class 10 like Science, Maths, Social Science, Hindi and English is available here. This exam pattern will give a preview of the real question papers which you will see in the board exam 2019.

CBSE Class 10 Board Exam 2018: Exam Pattern for All subject, is given below:


Link for Examination Pattern


Examination Pattern


Examination Pattern

Social Science

Examination Pattern


Examination Pattern

English (Language and Literature)

Examination Pattern

Hindi (Course A)

Examination Pattern

Hindi (Course B)

Examination Pattern

Students must go through the latest examination pattern while preparing for CBSE Class 10 Board Exam 2019.

CBSE Class 10 Last 5+ Years' Question Papers: All Subjects

This year CBSE has itroduced a few important changes in the CBSE Class 10 Examination for the benefit of students. These changes are explained below:

(i) Relaxation in passing criteria: Overall 33% marks enough to pass a subject

CBSE has extended the passing criteria relaxation for the Class 10 examination, according to which candidates appearing for Class 10 examination in 2019 onwards will have to secure overall 33 percent marks (internal and external included) in the subjects to be eligible to pass that subject. 

(ii) Internal Choices increased by 33% in CBSE Class 10 Exams

From the upcoming board exams, there will be an increase in total number of internal choices provided in the CBSE Class 10 Social Science board question paper. An increase in the internal choice of approximately 33 percent in all the sections and for each type of question will be employed.

Class 10 subjects where more internal choice will be provided in CBSE Exams 2019 are:

  • Hindi Course-A
  • Hindi Course-B
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Mathematics
  • Elements of Business
  • Elements of Book Keeping and Accountancy
  • Home Science
  • Sanskrit
  • Carnatic Music Vocal

With the increase in internal choices in CBSE question papers, it will become more convenient for students to attempt those questions which they are more comfortable in. Hence, they will be able to score high marks in exams.

Though it is going to be the first board exam for class 10 students, but they need not to be worried about the exams as a little more hard work and a strategic preparation are enough to pass the CBSE Class 10 Board Exam with  flying colours.

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