JKBOSE 10th Exam Pattern 2019
Jasleen Kaur Taneja, 03 Aug 2018

JKBOSE 10th Exam Pattern 2019 – Students studying in class 10th of Jammu & Kashmir board must get familiar with the JKBOSE 10th exam pattern which states the number of questions, marks allocated to them, duration of exam etc. to make it easier for them to prepare and write the exam. Students can improve their preparation strategy will the help of JKBOSE 10th 2019 exam pattern released officially by Jammu & Kashmir State Board of School Education.

JKBOSE 10th exam pattern states the pattern of different types of questions asked along with their weightage for all the five compulsory subjects. It mentions that the maximum marks each subject carries is 100 and that the paper duration is 3 hours. To know more about the exam pattern of JKBOSE 10th 2019 of different subjects, read the complete article below.

 

JKBOSE 10th 2019 exam willb be held during February/March, 2019 and the results would be declared in May, 2019. It must be noted that the examination of JKBOSE 10th will be conducted in offline or pen and paper mode.

 

JKBOSE 10th Exam Pattern 2019 – Subjects

 

Every student has to take up all the compulsory five subjects to pass/qualify Class 10 from the course listed below. They can also offer one subject under additional languages/subject. Click for complete details of JKBOSE syllabus 2019.

 

(A) Compulsory Subjects:

  • Urdu or Hindi (First Compulsory Language)

  • General English (Second Compulsory Language)

  • Mathematics.

  • Social Science (History, Political Science, Geography, Economics Disaster Management) and Road Safety Education.

  • Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)

(B) Additional Language/Subject/s:

  • Urdu

  • Kashmiri

  • Arabic

  • Persian

  • Hindi

  • Dogri

  • Sanskrit

  • Bhoti

  • Punjabi

  • Computer Education/Science

Students must note that there should not be any repetition of language while opting for additional subject.

 

JKBOSE 10th Exam Pattern of English 2019

 

Syllabus of English includes the detailed weightage of marks as shown against each section:

Section

Marks

Prose

19

Poetry

21

Short Stories

10

Play

05

Writing Skills

20

Grammar

25

 

PROSE:

 

One seen passage with objective questions of 1/2 mark each – 8 marks

One unseen passage with five blanks carrying 1 mark each – 5 marks

One theme/situation style question – 5 marks

One question with regard to literary devices such as (irony, humour, satire, imagery. Simile, metaphor etc.) - 5 marks

 

POETRY:

 

One question from poetry portion with fill in the blanks – 6 marks

One question from poetry portion with word meanings – 5 marks

Two stanzas or a part of a poem shall be given and the students shall be asked to identify poetic-devices. Each question shall carry 3 marks -6 marks

A question shall be asked with regard to understanding of a stanza or part of a poem or a poem (125-150) words (Internal Choice) – 4 marks

 

SHORT STORIES:

 

Two questions shall be asked from short stories regarding theme/climax/anticlimax/ character/ writing work/literary devices etc. Each question shall carry 5 marks (150-200) words – 10 marks

 

PLAY:

 

One question shall be asked from play regarding scene, situation, character, humour, irony,
theme, climax etc. The question shall carry five marks and the student shall have to answer
within 150 to 200 words. (Internal Choice) – 5 marks

 

WRITING SKILLS:

 

Notes for notice board (the material shall be given and students shall have to take the
information from the given material. The notice in no case shall exceed 50 words and the
notice is to be put in a notice box – 4 marks

Elaboration of notes from the given information/note making from the passage/fill in the
blanks from the given notes/information – 4 marks

Letter writing of 150 words from the information provided in the question paper 5 marks

Essay (controlled) with given information about the topic 7 marks

 

GRAMMAR:

 

Editing/Proof Reading - 4 marks

Rearranging of jumbled sentences - 3 marks

Dialogue - 3 marks

Narration - 2 marks

Models - 1 mark

Articles - 1 mark

Paragraph writing with blanks to be filled - 5 marks

Clauses - 3 marks

Punctuation - 3 marks

 

JKBOSE 10th Exam Pattern of Mathematics 2019

 

Syllabus of Maths includes the detailed weightage of marks as shown against each unit:

Unit

Marks

Number Systems

10

Algebra

8

Polynomials and Quadratic Equations

17

Geometry

29

Co-ordinate Geometry

8

Trigonometry

15

Mensuration

8

Probability

5

Detailed segregation for topics is given below:

Number system

5 marks

Arithmetic Progression

5 marks

Pair of linear equations in two variables

8 marks

Polynomials

5 marks

Quadratic equations

12 marks

Triangles

12 marks

Circles

9 marks

Constructions

8 marks

Co-ordinate geometry

8 marks

Trigonometry

15 marks

Mensuartion

8 marks

Probability

5 marks

JKBOSE 10th 2019 Exam Pattern of Social Science

 

Syllabus of Social Science includes the detailed weightage of marks as shown against each unit:

Component

Marks

History

30

Political Science

20

Geography

30

Economics

10

Disaster Management

5

Road Safety Education

5

Assessment of Board Examination - Social Science

 

There shall be one Question paper of Social Science of 100 marks weightagc in total 03 hours duration Viz: History 30 Marks. Political Science 20 Marks. Geography 30 Marks. Economics 10 Marks. Disaster Management 05 marks and Road Safety Education 05 Marks.

Section I - History

Pattern of Questions

Marks per Question

No. of Question

Total Marks

Long Answer type Questions

5

2

10

Short Answer type of Questions

4

3

12

Very short Answer type

2

2

4

Objective type

1

4

4

Total

  

30

Section II – Political Science

Short Answer type of Questions

4

4

16

Very short Answer type

2

1

2

Objective type Questions

1

2

2

Total

   

Section III- Geography

Long Answer type of Questions

5

2

10

Short Answer type of Questions

5

3

12

Very short Answer type of Questions

2

2

4

Objective type of Questions

1

4

4

Total

   

Section IV - Economics

Long Answer Type

6

1

6

Very Short Answer type of Questions

2

1

2

Objective type of Questions

1

2

2

Total

   

Section V – Disaster Management

Very short answer type of questions

   

Objective questions

2

2

4

Total

1

1

1

Section VI – Road Safety Education

5

1

5

JKBOSE 10th 2019 Exam Pattern of Science

 

Theory

 

In theory the subject shall have 84 marks spread over one single question Paper containing three sections, viz. Section I based on the syllabus of Physics and Section-11 based on die syllabus of Chemistry and Section III based on the syllabus of Biology having a weightage of 84 marks and 3 hours duration with 10 minutes extra for comprehension.

Subjects

Marks

Physics

28

Chemistry

28

Biology

28

Each section shall contain

 

(i) Three long-answer questions with internal choice each of 6 marks 3x6= 18 marks

(ii) 9 short-answer questions with internal choice each of 4 marks 9x4 = 36 marks

(iii) 9 very short answer questions each of 02 marks 9x2= 18 marks

(iv) 12 multiple choice items each of 01 mark 12 x 1 = 12 marks

 

II. Practicals

 

There shall be one practical paper of 16 marks and 3 hours duration containing three sections-one each for assessing practical skill in Physics. Chemistry and Biology. Each section will contain 2 practical / exercises and every student shall be required to do one practical / exercise from each section. Each practical / exercise in each of the section shall be of 4 marks.

 

(A) The experimental skills underlying each practical/exercise are to be assessed in the following manner,

(i) Using and organizing techniques, apparatus & materials. 01 mark

(ii) Handling experimental observations and data (Calculation/result) 10 marks

(iii) Interpretation/ Inferences 01 mark

 

Viva-Voce:

 

For Viva-voce only such Questions are based on the practical (s) exercise(s). The student attempts may be asked. The questions asked should pertain to Concepts/Formulas/Principles/procedurc of experiment, precautions etc.

 

Notebook/Practical record

 

Marks are to be awarded on the basis of regularity in submitting the record work; Number of practicals recorded; general neatness; recording experiments in proper manner. Total marks: 12 + 02 + 02 = 16 marks

 

(B) School based Assessment (Course work/Assignment/Project work):

Every student shall have to work on at least one piece of work of his/her choice during the academic session. The course work shall be assessed internally by the Schools themselves and the grades awarded to each candidate shall be communicated to the Board.

 

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