**CBSE Class 10 Sample Paper 2021-22 **–** **The Central Board of Secondary Education has released the sample papers for class 10th term 1 examination 2022. Candidates can download the sample papers from the official website of the board cbseacademic.nic.in. However, the direct link for downloading the same is given here as well. Sample papers are blueprints of board exam question papers. With sample papers, candidates can know the exam paper pattern and the type of questions that will be asked from each chapter. It is important for the candidates to solve the sample papers before the board examination in order to prepare well and thoroughly. See more details about CBSE class 10 sample papers, marking scheme, etc in this article.

## CBSE Class 10 Sample Paper 2021-22

Solving sample papers is the best and easiest way to boost your exam preparation. By solving sample papers, you can test yourself and find your weak areas. Reading the text alone is not sufficient. Sample papers are the key to success. You can download the CBSE Class 10 Term 1, Term 2 Sample Papers 2021-22 from the direct link given in the table below.

Term examinations | Download Sample Papers Pdf |

Term 1 | Download Pdf Here |

Term 2 | Will be available soon |

### How To Download CBSE Term 1 Sample Papers 2022

Candidates can download the sample papers from CBSE 10th term 1 exam 2022 using the link we have provided. See the steps for doing the same

**Step 1. **First of all, you have to click the link that we have provided above for each subjects.

**Step 2. **Upon doing so, the pdf of sample paper will open.

**Step 3. **Save this to your device and take printout if necessary.

**Step 4. **Solve the questions and practice with it. Correct your mistakes and find out your weak areas.

### CBSE Class 10th Term 1 Marking Scheme 2021-22

This year CBSE is conducting the term 1 examination for class 10th in the form of MCQ. Through this exam board test the analytical skill as well as cognitive skills of the students . There will be three types of questions,

- Stand Alone MCQs
- Case Based MCQs
- Assertion-Reason based MCQs.

The term 1 examination duration is 90 minutes. 50% of the syllabus will be covered for this exam. See the subject wise marking scheme for term 1 examination:

Subject | Term 1 – Total Marks | Total number of questions |

Science | 40 | 50 |

Social Science | 40 | 50 |

Maths | 40 | 40 |

English | 40 | 50 |

Hindi | 40 | 40 |

### CBSE Class 10th Term 2 Marking Scheme

Unlike term 1 examination the cbse term 2 examination is objective type. It is of 2 hour duration and have short answer type and long answer type questions. 50 % of the syllabus is covered for this exam as well.

Subject | Term 2- Total Marks |

Science | 40 |

Social Science | 40 |

Maths | 50 |

English | 40 |

Hindi | 40 |

### Important Topics For Class 10 Term 1 Examination 2022

Candidates can note down the important topics from each subjects for term 1 examination here.

**Science:**

Chapter | Important topics |

1. Chemical reactions and equations | • Chemical equations • Balanced chemical equations and its implications • Different types of chemical reactions |

2. Acid Bases and salts | • Definition of acids and bases on terms of releasing H+ and OH- ions •Properties and uses of acids and bases • pH scale • Sodium Hydroxide, Baking Soda, Bleaching powder, Washing soda, Plaster of Paris:- Preperation &Uses |

3. Metals and Non-Metals | • Properties of Metals • Properties of non-Metals •Exceptions – Properties of metals& Non metals. • Reactivity series in the order • Formation and equation- ionic compounds. |

6. Life processes | • Nutrition • Respiration • Transport in plants • Transport in animals • Excretion |

10. Light- Reflection and refraction | • Concave and convex mirrors • Reflection of light by Curved surfaces • Diagrams of reflection • Centre of curvature, principle axis, focus, radius of curvature, focal length etc • laws of reflection and refraction • Refraction of light by spherical mirrors. • Lens formula, magnification, power of lens |

11. Human eye and colorful world | • Refraction of light through a prism • Scattering of light • Dispersion of light • Formation of rainbow and other applications. |

**Social Science **

Chapters | Important Topics |

1. Rise of nationalism in Europe | • The French Revolution and the Idea of the Nation • The Making of Nationalism in Europe • The Age of Revolutions: 1830-1848 • The Making of Germany and Italy • Visualizing the Nation • Nationalism and Imperialism |

2. Resources and Development | • Types of Resources • Development of Resources • Resource Planning in India • Land Resources • Land Utilization • Land Use Pattern in India • Land Degradation and Conservation Measures • Soil as a Resource • Classification of Soils • Soil Erosion and Soil Conservation |

3. Water Resources | • Water Scarcity and The Need for Water Conservation and Management • Multi-Purpose River Projects and Integrated Water Resources Management • Rainwater Harvesting |

4. Agriculture | • Types of farming • Cropping Pattern • Major Crops • Technological and Institutional Reforms • Impact of Globalization on Agriculture |

5. Power Sharing | • Case Studies of Belgium and Sri Lanka • Why power sharing is desirable? • Forms of Power Sharing |

6. Federalism | • What is Federalism? • What make India a Federal Country? • How is Federalism practiced? • Decentralization in India |

7. Development | • What Development Promises – Different people different goals • Income and other goals • National Development • How to compare different countries or states? • Income and other criteria • Public Facilities • Sustainability of development |

8. Sectors of Indian Economy | • Sectors of Economic Activities • Comparing the three sectors • Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Sectors in India • Division of sectors as organized and unorganized • Sectors in terms of ownership: Public and Private Sectors |

**Maths**

Chapters | Important Topics |

1.Real numbers | • Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetics • Decimal representation of real numbers- termination and non- terminating |

2.Polynomials | •Zeroes of a polynomial • Relationship between zeroes and coefficients of Quadratic polynomials |

3.Pair of linear equations in two variables | • graphical method of solution • Consistency and inconsistency of solution • Algebraic condition for the number of solutions • Solution of pair of linear equation in two variable- algebraic solution- substitution method and elimination method • Situational problems |

4. Coordinating Geometry | • Concepts • graph of linear equations • Distance formula • Section formula |

5. Triangles | •All proving questions • Reasoning |

6. Trigonometry | • Trigonometric ratios and relationships between the ratios of 30°,45° & 60° • Trigonometric identities – proof and applications |

7. Areas related to circles | • Area of circle • Area of sectors and segment of circles • Perimeter and Area of a circle related problems |

8. Statistics and probability | • Definition • Finding probability of an event |

### How To Use CBSE 10th Sample Papers 2022 to prepare for the Term 1 Examination

From the links we have provided above students may download the CBSE Sample question papers. See how to prepare using the Sample papers

- Firstly, revise the topics you have studied.
- After that solve the sample papers we have provided.
- While solving, keep timer. You will get 90 minutes for writing the board exam so set the timer for 99 minutes.
- If possible use OMR sheets for answering.
- Use the first 10 minutes to read the question paper. Then solve the questions for the next 70 minutes and utilise the remaining 10 minutes for re- checking the answers.
- After you finish writing the exam, download and save the answer key from this page .
- Correct your answers using the answer key and note down your mistakes.
- Study the portions that you have got wrong . Revise this again and again until the concepts are thorough for you.

### Importance CBSE 10th Sample Papers 2022.

It is the first time in the history of Central Board of Secondary Education an examination like this is going to happen. In the previous years, the syllabus and the type of exam was totally different. 2021-2022 batch is the first set of students who will decide the result of this type of exam. Unlike the previous board exams, students cannot check the model of the question paper from the previous year questions. Therefore it is important to have the official sample papers for the preperation.

**Using the sample papers students can :-**

- Understand the model of question paper
- Find out the marking scheme and pattern
- Know the important topics
- Calculate the weightage marks
- Find their weak areas
- Boost their confidence
- Revise well and thoroughly
- Overcome the exam fear

## FAQs Regarding CBSE Class 10th Sample Paper 2021- 22

**Have CBSE released the sample papers for class 10th 2022?**

Yes. The sample papers for cbse 10th term 1 examination is finally out . Students can download it online

**From where I can download CBSE Class 10th Sample Papers 2022?**

Students can download it from the official website of cbse or they can download it using the direct link we have provided here.

**Is it useful to solve the sample papers before the class 10 cbse exam?**

Yes. Sample papers provide the exact same pattern of board exam paper. Therefore it is important to solve them before the examination.

**Is the sample paper same for both terms and term 2?**

No, the syllabus and pattern for term 1 and term 2 are different. Candidates may solve the seperate sample papers for both terms.

**Which CBSE 10th Sample Paper is best for preparing before the exam?**

The sample paper released by the official CBSE board itself is the best for exam preparation.

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