CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Exam 2017: Last Month Preparation Tips to Score Maximum Marks

Find important tips for the preparation of CBSE Class 12th Chemistry board exam 2017. With these tips, students can easily score above 90+ marks in Class 12th Chemistry board exam 2017.

Created On: Feb 14, 2017 12:05 IST
Modified On: Mar 21, 2017 15:29 IST

CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Exam 2017 Last Month Preparation Tips

CBSE Class 12th Chemistry board exam is scheduled to be held on March 25th, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM (according to CBSE Class Date Sheet 2017).

Chemistry is one of the most important subjects of CBSE Class 12th. Most of the students who are going to appear for Senior School Certificate Examination 2017 (or Class 12 board exams 2017) are facing difficulty in the last month wrap up.

In order to help the students, we have provided some important tips which will be very helpful for the students preparing for CBSE class 12 Chemistry board exam 2017. 

1 # Go through CBSE Class 12th Chemistry Syllabus 2017

Less than 30 days are left for the preparation of CBSE board exams 2017. So, students should concentrate on the topics which are mentioned in latest CBSE syllabus.

When you will go through the latest CBSE syllabus, you will also find that different units of class 12 Chemistry have different weightage (as given below in the table).

Unit No.



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 - & f -Block Elements

Unit ‒ 9

Coordination Compounds

Unit ‒ 10

Haloalkanes & Haloarenes


Unit ‒ 11

Alcohols, Phenols & Ethers

Unit ‒ 12

Aldehydes, Ketones & Carboxylic Acids

Unit ‒ 13

Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen

Unit ‒ 14


Unit ‒ 15


Unit ‒ 16

Chemistry in Everyday Life




First, revise the chapters which are easy for you and have maximum weightage in class 12 Chemistry board exams.

Get complete CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus 2016 – 2017

2 # Revise Chapters from NCERT textbooks

The syllabus of CBSE class 12th Chemistry is very huge. So, it is essential for students to first study the topics given in the syllabus from NCERT textbooks.

Most of the times, questions in CBSE board exams are directly asked from reactions given in NCERT textbooks.

CBSE Class 12th Chemistry Notes: All Chapters

NCERT Exemplar Questions: CBSE Class 12 Biology - All Chapters

NCERT Solutions for CBSE Class 12 Biology

3 # Solve Previous Year Papers of CBSE Class 12th Chemistry

Student need to go through previous year question papers (5 to 10 years) of CBSE Class 12th Chemistry.

When you will go through previous year papers, you will find that some concepts in CBSE class 12th Chemistry are frequently asked in board exams, every year.

For example, questions based on reaction mechanism (SN1, SN2), Raoult’s law etc. Students should pay special attention to these important concepts while preparation.

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

4 # Go through latest CBSE sample paper for class 12 Chemistry

Every year, CBSE releases sample paper for class 10 & class 12 before the board exams. With the help of these sample papers, students get the complete idea about the latest CBSE examination pattern & the level of questions which can be asked in CBSE board exams.

CBSE has already released the sample paper for class 12 Chemistry exam 2017 along with other subjects. Students should go through this paper to understand the latest examination pattern.

CBSE Sample Paper for Class 12th Chemistry: 2017

5 # Understand the CBSE Marking Scheme

As you start preparing for board exams, you must also know how to write proper solutions in board exams to score maximum marks in CBSE class 12th Chemistry board exam 2017.

Here, proper solutions mean, writing maximum and relevant information in minimum number of words. The art of giving proper solutions in CBSE Class 12th board exams can easily be understood with the help of latest CBSE marking scheme.

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

Class 12th students frequently ask questions like “how to prepare for chemistry board exam in few days?” or “how to prepare for chemistry exam in 1 month?”

The tips mentioned above are answers to these frequently asked questions. With these simple tips, students can easily score above 90+ marks in CBSE Class 12th Chemistry board exam 2017.

To get more material for preparing CBSE Class 12 Chemistry paper 2017, visit the following links:

CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Sample Paper 2017

How to learn long answers quickly for board exams?

How important is handwriting in CBSE Class 10th and Class 12th board examinations?

CBSE Class 12 Evaluation Process

CBSE Study Material

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