Monday, May 20, 2013

Structure of Questions and Division of Marks for the current session (2013-2014) of Class-XII [English B] under WBCHSE


Prose

  • Objective type [Four out of four]  1x4=4
  • Short type [Word limit – about 30 words] (Two out of four)  3x2=6
  • Broad type [Word limit – about 50 words] (One out of four)  5x1=5
  • Total15 Marks

Poetry

  • Objective type (Four out of four)   1x4=4
  • Short type [Word limit – about 30 words] (Two out of four)   3x2=6
  • Broad type [Word limit – about 50 words] (One out of four)   5x1=5
  • Total – 15 Marks

Play

  • Objective type (Four out of eight)  1x4=4
  • Short type [Word limit – about 30 words] (Two out of four)   3x2=6
  • Broad type [Word limit – about 50 words] (One out of four)  5x1=5
  • Total – 15 Marks

Textual Grammar

  • Do as directed  2x5=10
  • Fill in the blanks with articles and prepositions  0.5x6=3
  • Framing Wh-question  1x2=2
  • Total – 15 Marks

Letter Writing 

[Word limit – about 120 words] (One out of two)  10x1=10

ESP [English for Special Purpose]

(One out of two)  10x1=10
  • Report Writing [Word limit – about 150 words]
  • Summary Writing [Word limit – about 100 words] 

Comprehension Test [Unseen Prose]

  • Choosing correct alternative   1x7=7
  • Short type question [Word limit – about 20 words] (Four out of four)  2x4=8
  • Re-arrange of sentences [Five sentences]  5
  • Total - 20 Marks

Subject Total - 100 Marks