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How to Score Better Marks in 10th Board Exams

Jan 25, 2013 18:07 IST

    By this time you should be done with the syllabus, and had gone through each chapter -- But, if you still has doubt in your mind and had little confusion prevailing in your mind then there is no need to panic.

    This is a typical situation where most of students appearing for board exams face during the last months of their preparation.

    So, there’ is no need to worry, This is time when you have to analyze the real cause of this ill feeling and root it out before you sit for your board examinations.

    Let’s analyze the situation and think how to overcome it. You will get three possible reasons

    First, when your friends discuss a question with you and it happens that your answer is not quite convincing to them.

    Second, when you try to solve some problem and in between you realize that you are not able to do it effectively.

    Third, when you suddenly find that there is much more to learn about that particular topic while your teacher initiates a discussion in the class.


    The subject of Science in Class Xth mainly concentrates on the following areas – Chemistry, Physics and Biology.

    Class 10th students who wish to opt for the science stream in class XI are directed here to focus strictly on these subjects as for clearing their foundations.

    Preparation Tips for Science

    Create a complete list of derivations, formulae and experiments and keep that list handy.

    Make some important notes and highlight them in the note book and even summarize the page in the margins.

    Schedule your time table in such a manner that the same chapter will re-revised between 10 to 15 days

    Do not miss classes and laboratory lectures so as to perform each and every experiment in the laboratory.

    Make a habit of writing the definitions in one’s own language without altering the meaning.

    Manage the time by practicing the previous year question papers in the given set of time.

    To score well, it is very important to complete your NCERT book. Almost the entire paper revolves around the concepts given in your NCERT book.

    Some formulas have certain rules that you need to follow, you need to use it correctly as per the rule.

    For instance, in order to use the quadratic formula; you must change the equation to standard quadratic form first.


    Class 10th mathematics is very elementary and teaches the concept of numbers, basic geometry and trigonometry.

    The mathematics of Class 10th helps students in building a basic aptitude and the concepts taught is also beneficial for the students who wish to appear for aptitude based tests in future.

    Preparation Tips for Mathematics

    Some formulas are very general and require you to identify the parts in the problem that correspond to parts in the formula.

    Make a sheet of important concepts/formulas.

    Make sure you know these formulas and more importantly, their usage.

    To score well in mathematics in a CBSE exam, it is very important to complete your NCERT book.

    Almost the entire paper revolves around the concepts given in your NCERT book.

    For a problem based question, Read the problem to get an idea of what you’re being asked to do.

    Write down what you are given and what you need to find. Work with the things given in a systematic way and try to find what is asked.

    One you complete your revision the start solving the practice papers, unsolved papers and sample papers.

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