CBSE held the Business studies exam for the students of CBSE class 12 on 14 March 2019 from 10.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M. Above 300000 students appeared for Business Studies exam. The question papers of Business Studies subject were distributed to students between 10:00 AM to 10:15 AM. The time allotted to read the complete question paper.
CBSE 12th Business Studies 2019 Exam Marks Distribution
Business Studies paper is divided into 5 sections i.e. Section A, Section B, Section C, Section D and Section E. Each section is compulsory. Students were instructed to answer the questions in limited words. Check the details regarding the marks distribution and instructions below.
|Time Duration||3 Hours|
|Maximum Marks||80 marks|
|Total No. of Questions||25|
|Type of Questions||Very Short Answer – 1 mark|
Short Answer I – 3 marks
Short Answer II – 4 marks
Long Answer – 5 marks
Essay Type – 6 marks
CBSE 12th Business Studies Paper 2019: Format of the question paper
There were 5 sections in CBSE 12th Business Studies paper 2019 (A, B, C, D, and E), more details about each section is given below
Section A – Question number 1 to 8 (1 Mark each): Word limit – one word or a sentence.
Section B – Question number 9 to 13 (3 marks each): Word limit – 50 to 75 words.
Section C – Question number 14 to 19 (4 Marks each): Word limit – about 120 words
Section D – Question number 20 to 22 (5 marks each): Word limit – about 150 words
Section E – Question number 23 to 25 (6 marks each): Word limit – about 200 words
There was no over-all-choice in the question paper, however, an internal choice was available in 3 questions of one mark, 2 questions of three marks, 2 questions of four marks, 1 question of five marks and 1 question of six marks. You needed to attempt only one of the choices in such questions.
Students’ feedback about CBSE Class 12 Business Studies Paper 2019:
- The exam was easier than the last year’s paper.
- The difficulty level of the question paper: Easy (case studies’ questions were a bit tricky)
- The exam was easier than last year’s paper
- All the questions in the paper were from the latest Business studies syllabus.
- Questions repeated from previous years’ papers: Some said 2 to 3 questions repeated
- The average range of expected score: 60 Marks to 70 Marks (out of 80)