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CBSE Class 12th Accountancy Last Minute Tips & Strategy

Mar 18, 2014 14:40 IST

    Accountancy is a compulsory for the Commerce students. It has applications all through the various areas of finance, to Development & even Research etc. In today's world where markets are fast globalising. Accountancy stands out as an important subject which students should not deprioritise.

    So here are a few points that students have to keep in mind while preparing for their Class 12th CBSE Accountancy Board Exam in order to score well in the subject.


    There are 25 questions in total alongwith proper marks distribution for each section as stated under. The below is the pattern followed in the CBSE Class 12th Accountancy 2013 Paper.

    Section A (60 marks): It consists of 18 questions each of individual markings for each question. This is a compulsory section.
    Section B (20 marks): It consists of 7 questions each of individual markings for each question.
    Section C (20 marks): It consists of 7 questions each of individual markings for each question.

    An option for opting between Section B and C is provided. Students can opt for either of the two sections.

    View the Blue Print Issued by CBSE for 2014 Accountancy Board Exam:


    • Revise all the notes, descriptions and formula’s learned by you all through the year. Memorize only the crisp definitions along with its explanation.
    • Attempt questions on Company Accounts, Cash Flow Statements and Partnership first as they carry 60 % weightage of the paper.
    • Care is needed while calculating these numerical, as a small mistake of figures can lead to loss of marks.
    • In case of journals, draw a proper format and then write the narrations for better understanding. Also follow the illustration given and deduce a method for Ratio Analysis.
    • Find for new questions on the similar context from Previous Year Question paper, Sample paper and other Model test paper.
    • Always time yourself while answering the sample papers as it will help you manage time during the exam.
    • As it is the Last Moment try to revise a topic for not more than 2 times; as revising a topic which you understand less might take the toll of time for your other topics.
    • Try and finish chapters which you find easy to understand as it will boost your confidence.
    • Practice the syllabus as prescribed by the CBSE from NCERT Books. CBSE board exam question papers are completely based on the syllabus provided.
    • Extra Questions are available through refresher books like CS Grewal for Double Entry Book Keeping. Refer them only after when you are finished with your syllabus.
    • Do not start a new topic at the last minute. Revise the topics which you have already completed.

    For Further Reference:

    CBSE Sample Paper 2013 View

    2012 View
    Previous Year Question Paper 2013 View

    2012 View
    Solved Guess Paper 2014 View
    Practice Paper 2014 View

    If you have any Question/Point on the above information, please ask/discuss it in the CBSE Group

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