Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has conducted the Class 12 Home Science (064) paper exam on Wednesday, December 22, 2021. With this, the board concludes the class 12th term-1 board exams 2021. Students who appear in the Home Science term-1 paper now can check the paper code-wise answer key released by the exam experts and online educators below. The official answer key, however, is expected to be released by the CBSE in due course of time.
After the examination, it is reported that the 90-minute duration Home Science term-1 paper exam is held successfully at all the centers. The difficulty level of questions is reported as 'easy'. However, statement and assertion-based questions are reported as a bit tricky. The questions were asked from the bifurcated syllabus and on the same pattern of modal papers released at cbseacademic.nic.in.
On being asked about the paper's insight, it is further reported that a total of 55 questions were there in the Home Science paper. Of the total, students had to attempt 45 questions. Similar to the modal paper, it was divided into three sections- A, B, and C. Students had to mark their responses on the OMR sheets given to the students inside the examination hall.
Further, it is reported that in section A, 25 multiple-choice questions were there, of which 20 questions were compulsory to be attempted. Similarly in section B, of the total 24 questions, students had to attempt any 20 questions. Whereas, in section C, 6 multiple-choice questions on a case study were there and students had to attempt any 5.
Questions were asked from three units- 1) Work Livelihood and Career, 2) Nutrition, Food Science and Technology, and 3) Human Development and Family Studies. Students recalled the topics on which questions were asked are- Clinical Nutrition, Public Nutrition, Food Procession, Food Quality and Safety, Early Childhood Care, etc. The marks weightage given to units 1, 2, and 3 is 5, 20, and 10 marks respectively.
Here below is the Home Science December 22 paper analysis as shared by the top educator Adda247 Schools. The paper analysis is entirely based on the educator's own opinions and reflects only provisional solutions.
It should be noted that the CBSE would display the official answer key of term-1 exams 2021 on its website ctet.nic.in. The answer key will be uploaded subject-wise and booklet code-wise before the result declaration.