CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Syllabus

As per the latest reports, CBSE Board Exams 2019 will occur in the month of February/ March 2019. According to the notification sent by CBSE, the board exams will be held after February 15, 2018. The CBSE will conduct the board exams for the vocational subjects first. It will be held in the month of February 2019. The core subjects’ exams will take place in the month of March 2019. Candidates will get the CBSE Date Sheet 2019 in the fourth week of December 2018.

The Central Board of Secondary Education has provided 15 vocational subjects to Class 10 while 40 skill education subjects have been offered for class 12. There are also some other subjects such as Graphics, Office Communication, Web Applications which have less than 500 students. The core subjects include Hindi, English, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Languages, Biology, Chemistry etc.


CBSE Class 12 Chemistry theory part

Chemistry syllabus is divided into two parts. The first part is the theory and the second part is practical. The theory part has 16 units. The name of the units from 1 to 16 is Solid State, Solutions, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements, p-Block Elements, d -and f -Block Elements, Coordination Compounds, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids, Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen, Biomolecules, Polymers, and Chemistry in Everyday Life respectively.

According to CBSE, these 16 units should be completed in 160 periods.

The theory part has also the number of marks. CBSE has mentioned the marks which these units own. The marks for the unit one to the unit five is 23. From unit 6 to unit 9, the given marks are 19 while for unit 10 to unit 16, it has been given 28 marks.

CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Practical Part

The second part is the practical exams. The practical part is divided into various factors such as Volumetric Analysis, Salt Analysis, Content-Based Experiment, Project Work, and Class record and viva. The practical exam contains a total of 30 marks. These factors have its own prerequisite marks. The marks are 08, 08, 06, 04, 04 respectively.

Class 12 Chemistry Exam Pattern

There will be a total of 26 questions in the question paper for Chemistry. The students will get 5 very short answer type questions, 5 questions will be from the short answer type I Questions, short answer type II questions will have 12 questions. There will be 1 valued based question and 3 questions will be the long type. The marks for each question will be 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 respectively. So, the total marks will be 5, 10, 36, 4, and 15. In this way, the questions will be of 70 marks. To complete the exam, the candidates will be given 3 hours.