Class 12 students can check the CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus for 2018-19. CBSE has specified the number of periods and marks for each unit. Also, the Chemistry syllabus has information about Chemistry Theory and Practicals evaluation for class X11. Furthermore, candidates can learn about the Chemistry question paper design. CBSE Chemistry curriculum is intended to facilitate understanding of Chemistry concepts. In addition to this, the curriculum is intended to improve problem solving skills and integrate life skills in the context of Chemistry.
CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus- Theory Marks Distribution
CBSE Syllabus clearly assigns the number of periods and marks, unit wise for Class 12 Chemistry. There are 160 theory periods and 60 practical periods. The Chemistry theory exam will be for 3 hours and have total 70 marks.
Check below to see CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Theory Marks Distribution for 2018-19:
CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus – Practicals
Chemistry Practicals Evaluation scheme for CBSE Class 12 syllabus outlines the marks allotted for each area. This includes marks assigned for volumetric analysis, salt analysis, content based experiment, project work, and class record and viva. The total marks for CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Practicals evaluation is 30 marks.
CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus- Prescribed Books
Now, let’s see the prescribed text books for CBSE Class XII Chemistry. Given below are the two text books published by NCERT for Chemistry for CBSE Class 12:
Chemistry Part -I, Class-XII, Published by NCERT.
Chemistry Part -II, Class-XII, Published by NCERT.
Question paper design – CBSE Class 12 Chemistry
Question paper design for CBSE Class 12 Chemistry measures multiple areas. This includes student’s content knowledge, comprehension, application, and analysis. The question paper is designed to evaluate the following:
* Remembering (knowledge based simple recall questions)
* Understanding (Comprehension based questions to check whether the information is understood conceptually, interpreted, compared, etc.)
* Application ( apply knowledge in new situations, problem solving, etc.)
* High order Thinking Skills (Analysis & Synthesis)
* Evaluation (Appraise, Judge, or Predict outcomes based on values)
Question wise break up- CBSE Class X11 Chemistry
CBSE curriculum gives a sample template showing the question wise break up for CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Theory evaluation. The types of questions, marks per question, total number of questions and total marks are given. However, there is chance for certain internal variations as necessary. This will be done while keeping the overall weightage of different typology of question the same. Now, see the Question wise break up for Chemistry Theory evaluation given below:
For more information:
The above information is based on the CBSE Chemistry Syllabus for 2018-19, from the official CBSE website.
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CBSE Class 12 Date sheet/ Timetable 2019
Class 12 Exam timetable/ date sheet for CBSE Board exams has been announced on 23rd December 2018. CBSE 12th Board Exam extend from 15th February, 2019 to 4th April, 2019. Also, for additional information, check CBSE Class 12 Date sheet/ Timetable 2019.
Chemistry Syllabus for CBSE Class 12
CBSE Board has published the Chemistry Syllabus for 12th grade, for the academic year 2018-19. Detailed outline of both Chemistry Theory and Practicals evaluation is given. For details, check CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus.
CBSE Class 12 Biology Syllabus 2018-19
Check CBSE Class 12 Biology Syllabus for 2018-19. Now, students can find out more about Biology Theory and Practicals evaluation. Furthermore, learn more about question paper design and question wise break up for Class XII. Now, click here for more information about CBSE Class 12 Biology Syllabus for 2018-19. Also, check below to see the CBSE Class 12 Biology Theory Evaluation, as per the CBSE Syllabus 2018-19.
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Results of Class 12 board exams by CBSE have already been announced. For details, check www.cbseresults.nic.in, www.cbse.nic.in, or www.results.nic.in
Class 10 Date sheet/ Timetable for CBSE Board Exams
Class 10 Exam timetable/ date sheet for CBSE Board exams is published on 11th January 2018. CBSE Class X Board Exams will start on March 5 and will finish on April 4, 2018. Now, find out more details here, CBSE Class 10 Date sheet/ Timetable.
CBSE Class 10 Admit card/ Hall Ticket
Now, bringing a stop to candidate’s waiting, CBSE has released the Class 10 Admit Card on February 6, 2018. So, click here to find out more information about CBSE Class 10 Hall Ticket 2018.
CBSE Class 12 Admit card/ Hall Ticket
The CBSE Class 12 Admit Card/ Hall Ticket 2018 has been available in the official CBSE website from 6th February 2018. Candidates can easily download the admit card from the official website in a few simple steps. Now, check here to find more details about the CBSE 12th Hall Ticket 2018.
As in previous years, CBSE has published the CBSE Class 12 Biology Syllabus for 2018-19. Here, you can find details about the theory marks distribution, units and chapters, and Practicals evaluation scheme. Also, information about Biology question paper design, question wise break up and the prescribed text books are also given.
CBSE Class 12 Biology Syllabus- Theory Marks Distribution
Here, let’s see the theory marks and periods distribution, based on the official CBSE Syllabus for Biology for Class 12. Also, the total time allowed for theory is 3 hours and the total marks is 70.
Biology Units & Chapters- CBSE Class 12
Unit V1 Reproduction has the following chapters:
Chapter-1: Reproduction in Organisms
Chapter-2: Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants
Chapter-3: Human Reproduction
Chapter-4: Reproductive Health
Unit-VII Genetics and Evolution has chapter5, 6 and 7, as given below:
Chapter-5: Principles of Inheritance and Variation
Chapter-6: Molecular Basis of Inheritance
Unit-VIII Biology and Human Welfare has the following chapters:
Chapter-8: Human Health and Diseases
Chapter-9: Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production
Chapter-10: Microbes in Human Welfare
Unit-IX Biotechnology and Its Applications has Chapter 11 and 12, as given below:
Chapter-11: Biotechnology – Principles and processes
Chapter-12: Biotechnology and its Application
Unit-X Ecology and Environment has the following chapters:
Chapter-13: Organisms and Populations
Chapter-15: Biodiversity and its Conservation
Chapter-16: Environmental Issues
CBSE Class 12 Biology Syllabus – Practicals
The time allowed for practicals is 3 hours and maximum marks is 30. So check the practicals evaluation scheme, as per the CBSE Class X11 Syllabus for Biology.
PRACTICALS Evaluation Scheme
Prescribed Text books for CBSE Class 12 Biology
As per CBSE, the following books are prescribed for CBSE Class 12 Biology:
Biology, Class-XII, Published by NCERT
Other related books and manuals brought out by NCERT (consider multimedia also)
CBSE Class 12 Biology Syllabus- Question paper design
CBSE Class 12 Biology Question paper will be designed to measure the students subject matter expertise in a comprehensive manner. Therefore, the question paper will evaluate the following:
* Remembering (knowledge based)
* Understanding (Comprehension)
* High order Thinking Skills (Analysis & Synthesis)
Question wise break up- CBSE Class X11 Biology
CBSE has given a sample template showing the question wise break up for CBSE Class 12 Biology Theory evaluation. Also, the types of questions, marks per question, total number of questions and total marks are given. However, there may be some internal changes made to the sample template, as needed. Check below to see the Question wise break up for Biology Theory evaluation:
Type of Question
Marks per Question
Total No. of Questions
Very Short Answer
For additional details:
The above information is based on the CBSE Biology Syllabus for 2018-19, from the official CBSE website.
NEET Cut off 2018, 2017- Category wise marks for Unreserved, OBC, SC, ST
CBSE has published the NEET Cut off 2018 along with the results. Now, candidates can check the official NEET website, www.cbseneet.nic.in, for category wise NEET 2018 Cut off. By checking the NEET Cut off, NEET candidates will be able to see if they are eligible for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses in India. This article will provide important information about NEET Cut off 2018, 2017, 2016. Also given is its importance in checking eligibility for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses in India.
NEET cut off 2018 for counseling under 15% All India Quota Seats
Category Marks Range No. of Candidates
Unreserved 691-119 634897
OBC 118-96 54653
SC 118-96 17209
ST 118-96 7446
Unreserved – PH 118-107 205
OBC – PH 106-96 104
SC – PH 106-96 36
ST – PH 106-96 12
NEET cut off 2017 for counseling under All India Quota Seats
Category Marks Range No. of Candidates
Unreserved 697-131 543473
OBC 130-107 47382
SC 130-107 14599
ST 130-107 6018
Unreserved – PH 130-118 67
OBC – PH 130-107 152
SC – PH 130-107 38
ST – PH 130-107 10
NEET cut- off 2016 for counseling under All India Quota Seats
Candidates can check below to compare the NEET cut off 2016 for counseling under All India Quota Seats for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses.
Category Marks Range No. of Candidates
Unreserved 685-468 14315
OBC 468-465 230
SC 468-352 2815
ST 466-303 1427
Unreserved-PH 466-214 430
OBC – PH 213-210 10
SC – PH 209-130 75
ST – PH 213 – 118 23
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NEET Cut off 2018- Important Dates
NEET 2018 Cut off Score & Results were published on the dates, as given below:
Declaration of NEET 2018 Result- 4th June, 2018.
Declaration of NEET 2018 Cut off- 4th June, 2018.
Another important criteria for eligibility for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses in 2018 is to secure NEET score within the qualifying percentile for respective category. Now check below the qualifying percentile for NEET score, for each category:
Meeting the qualifying percentile for the NEET 2018, based on the candidate’s category, is important. Additionally, candidates will have to meet the NEET cut off marks to be eligible for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses 2018.
Which candidates are eligible for All India Quota Seats?
All candidates eligible for All India Quota Seats for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses may check the previous year’s NEET Results and Cut off score. Following candidates are eligible for 15% All India Quota Seats:
Non Resident Indians (NRIs)
Oversees Citizen of India (OCIs)
Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) &
However, candidates from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible for 15% all India quota seats. This is because these States have opted out of All India Scheme from the beginning. In order to be eligible, candidates from these states should submit online Self Declaration and should present it during counselling.
Please note, candidates who are eligible for 15% all India quota seats or are placed in the Merit/ Wait List should follow the instructions given in the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) website, www.mcc.nic.in.
NEET cut off marks & merit list for State quota seats
NEET cut off marks and merit list for State quota seats for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses will be decided by the state counseling and admitting authorities in each state. Regarding the State quota seats, CBSE will only be responsible to provide the All India Rank. It is the responsibility of the admitting authorities in each state to accept applications for counseling for State quota Medical seats. According to the All India Rank of candidates, admitting authorities in each state will create the Merit List for counseling under state quota.
Regarding NEET cut off marks & merit list for State quota seats, candidates should follow additional instructions. This will be provided by the State Government and/or admitting or counseling authorities of the respective medical/dental colleges or institution or University.
NEET OMR Sheet and answer key available before NEET Cut off 2018
Prior to declaring the NEET 2018 Cut off marks & results, NEET OMR Sheet and answer key was made available to candidates. Every year, candidates are able to download the NEET OMR Sheet and answer key from the official CBSE NEET website. The dates will be announced in the official CBSE NEET website. Once available, candidates can check the NEET OMR Sheet and answer key and estimate their NEET score. Moreover, several private entrance coaching centers will publish the NEET answer key & expected cut off marks soon after the NEET Exam.
Check here for NEET OMR Sheet and NEET Answer Key 2018- Important Instructions!
How is NEET cut off 2018 important for NEET 2019 candidates?
Candidates can check the previous year’s NEET cut off 2018 to estimate the NEET cut off 2019. This way, one can see the probability of securing a seat in the merit list. For checking the probability of securing admission to MBBS/BDS Courses, candidates will have to go through the following steps:
* Download the NEET 2019 OMR Sheet and answer key, when available in the official CBSE NEET website. * Carefully check for any mistakes in the NEET 2019 answer key and OMR sheet. * Candidates have the option to challenge the NEET OMR Sheet and answer key, if needed. * Calculate the expected NEET score, based on the NEET 2019 OMR Sheet and answer key. Compare their estimated NEET score with the previous year’s NEET 2018 cut off score. * This will give an overall idea about their probability of getting admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses. * Additionally, candidates can compare their estimated NEET score with previous year’s NEET cut off marks for All India, State, private Medical Colleges quota seats. Checking the category wise cut off marks will give a better idea about eligibility under a specific category.
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Download JEE Main Result and Score/ Rank Card 2018- Important Instructions
JEE Main result 2018 and JEE Score Card 2018 was released on April 30, 2018. The steps to download JEE Main result and Score Card 2018, along with other important instructions, are given below. Joint Entrance Examination Main 2018 was conducted on April 8, 15 and 16, 2018. Around 11.5 lakh candidates appeared for JEE Main 2018. JEE Main Score card will contain marks and rank obtained in JEE Main paper 1 and the qualification status of candidates, who are to appear in the JEE Advanced 2017. This year, top 2,24,000 candidates, based on the JEE Main results, will be qualified to take JEE Advanced 2018. It is important that candidates check these instructions regarding checking the results.
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When to check JEE Main result and Score Card 2018?
JEE Main result 2018 and Score/ Rank Card 2018 will be available to download on April 27, 2018.
Where to download JEE Main 2018 result and Score/ Rank Card 2018?
As per the information in the official JEE Main website, JEE Main result and Score/ Rank Card 2018 can be downloaded from the official JEE Main website, http://jeemain.nic.in/
Candidates can also check the same at CBSE results page at http://cbseresults.nic.in/
Please note, JEE score/ rank card will not be mailed to candidates. So, candidates will have to save and download it, when available.
How to download JEE Main result 2018 and Score/ Rank Card 2018?
On the date specified above, candidates can follow these steps to download JEE Main result and Score/ Rank Card:
* First, go to the official JEE Main website, http://jeemain.nic.in/
* Click on the link to JEE Main 2018 Results
* Enter required information (Roll number & date of birth).
* Submit it.
* Save & download the JEE Score/ rank card.
* Take a printout for future reference
* Check for any further instructions
What information is available in JEE Main 2018 result and Score/ Rank Card?
The JEE Main Score/ Rank Card will include the following information. Candidates are requested to carefully check these:
* Marks obtained in JEE Main paper 1.
* Whether the candidate is qualified to appear in JEE Advanced 2018 ( provided other eligibility conditions are met).
* All India Rank (AIR)
* All India Category Rank
Important Instructions about JEE Main result and Score/ Rank Card 2018
It is necessary that candidates check these important instructions regarding the JEE Main result 2018, given below:
-Admissions through Central Seat Allocation Board to NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, SFIs,& others will be based on the All India Rank (AIR). However, candidates should note that the other ranks are intended for information purposes.
-When calculating the 2018 JEE Main rank, no weightage for the Class 12 marks will be given.
-In order to qualify for admission to IITs/NITs/IIITs and other CFTIs, which are based on the JEE Advanced/JEE Main ranks, candidates should meet the following eligibility conditions:
-Candidates should secure minimum 75% marks in class 12 examination.
Candidates should be in the top 20percentile in class 12 examination, for respective boards.
-SC/ST students should secure minimum 65% marks in the 12th class examination.
Additional Instructions regarding JEE Main result 2018
JEE Main 2018 paper 1 cut off score was also be announced with the results on April 30, 2018.
However, JEE Main paper 2 results and cut off was announced on May 30, 2018.
JEE Main 2018 cut off score
JEE Main 2018 cut off score is lower than that of 2017. The JEE Main 2018 cut off score for General Category candidates is 74. This is lower than the JEE Main cut off score of 81 for General Category in 2017.
JEE Main cut off 2018
OBC- NCL- 45
JEE Main cut off 2017
OBC- NCL- 49
As shown below, JEE Main 2016 cut off score is lower than that of 2015. When analyzing previous years’ data, JEE Main cut off scores have been lower than previous year’s.
Candidates can check previous years’ JEE Main cut off marks below:
JEE Main cut off 2016
OBC- NCL- 70
JEE Main cut off 2015
OBC- NCL- 70
Also, JEE Main cut off for general category, for the year 2014 and 2013, were 115 and 113 respectively.
Problems related to downloading JEE Main Result 2018 and JEE Score Card 2018
It is important to keep in mind that candidates may encounter problems or delay in downloading JEE Main Result and Score/ Rank Card 2018. Based on previous year’s experience, the official website could be down for sometime after JEE result announcements. Due to high traffic to the official website, there could be delay in downloading the JEE Score card. This is usually temporary, as many candidates are trying to login at the same time. In previous years, even some of the top rankers experienced delay in accessing the official JEE website and downloading their JEE (Main) Result and Score/ Rank Card 2018. Candidates confirm that such last minute wait for the results can be stressful. However, in such situations, candidates are requested to be patient and are asked to visit the official website later, after sometime.
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