CBSE Class 10 Board Exam Mathematics Sample Papers Download

Central Board of School Examination (CBSE) recently decided to conduct two level Examinations for the Mathematics Subject for the Class X Board Examination 2020. CBSE Class 10  Sample papers and Marking Scheme Released for the subjects Basic and Standard Mathematics for 10th Class. Sample Papers and Marking scheme for CBSE Class 10 is available in the Official site and also here. There are four sections in the Basic Mathematics and standard mathematics. Sample question papers are available in PDF File format students can download it on various devices.

CBSE Class 10


Overview for CBSE Sample Question Papers

Board Name: Central Board of School Education (CBSE)

Class/Standard: Class X/ 10th Class


Category: Sample Question Paper

Format: PDF File Format

Mode: Online



About Central Board of School Education (CBSE)

Central Board of School Education (CBSE) established in 1952. This board is responsible for the Matriculation (Class 10th) and Higher Secondary (Class 12th). The are 20,000 CBSE schools in India and 228 Schools in 25 Countries. Delhi Board of Secondary Education is merged with CBSE, all schools in Union territory of Chandigarh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Jharkhand, Uttranchal, Chhattisgarh. Board Conduct exams, publishing results and provides Certificates for the above two Classes.

CBSE Board Class X Mathematics Paper

Existing Mathematics examination was considered difficult for the certain group of Students. Those students don’t want to continue the mathematics subject in their higher studies. CBSE on taking note of this decided to split the Mathematics subject as two different papers i.e. Basic Mathematics and Standard Mathematics. Basic Mathematics meant for the students who does not going to pursue mathematics in their higher studies it will be less difficult paper compared to the standard mathematics paper.

Choosing Mathematics Paper

Students can choose the paper themselves according to their wish. If a student want to study arts in their under graduate level they can choose Basic Mathematics paper. If a student want to pursue engineering or Mathematics in their undergraduate level they can choose Standard mathematics paper.

Download Mathematics CBSE 10th Class Sample Paper

Sample Papers available in the CBSE Official website. There are two Mathematics papers for Class X Students. Basic and Standard Mathematics paper are given here for the download. Students can download these papers and use it for the Board Examination preparations. They can use the sample papers to write mock tests and practice tests. Marking scheme also provided to know the marks allotment.

CBSE Class X Basic Mathematics Sample Question paper 2019-2020 – Download

CBSE Class X Standard Mathematics Sample Question paper 2019-2020Download

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Marking Scheme of Class 10 CBSE Mathematics Paper

CBSE Class 10 Mathematics have two papers. Syllabus will be same for the papers but the difficulty level will be different for the papers. Basic Mathematics will be easier than Standard Mathematics Paper. There are four sections in the mathematics paper Section A, B, C and D. First section is Multiple Choice Questions with 1 mark each, Second Section B is 2 mark questions,Section three C is 3 mark questions, Section D is 4 mark questions. Total marks is 80 and time duration is 3 hours.

 Class X Basic Mathematics Marking Scheme 2020Download

Class X Standard Mathematics Marking Scheme 2020Download