CBSE Class 12 Physics Answer Key 2021; 10 Dec Paper Analysis; Check Experts' Views on Difficulty

The central board conducts the CBSE Class 12 Physics term 1 exam today, on December 10. As the examination is over, students can find below the Physics paper analysis, difficulty level, and unofficial answer key for their reference.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Dec 10, 2021 13:29 IST
CBSE Class 12 Physics Answer Key 2021; 10 Dec Paper Analysis; Check Experts' Views on Difficulty
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CBSE Class 12 Physics Paper 2021: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducts the Class 12 Physics paper today, on December 10, 2021. The exam is held successfully for a duration of 90 minutes i.e., 11:30 am to 1:00 pm in the pen-and-paper mode. Students who appear for the exam can check the Class 12 Physics answer key once the examination is over. The unofficial key, along with the paper analysis and its difficulty level will be shared by different educators.  

Ahead of the display of the official answer key by CBSE, students are hereby asked to check December 10, 2021, held Physics subject-code 042 paper analysis, asked questions & their solutions. The analysis is facilitated by educators with their own views on the difficulty.

As per the candidates, the Class 12 Physics term-1 paper was of a moderate to difficult level. However, a section of students having different opinions differed with the feedback and claimed that the numerical-type questions were more calculative and time-consuming which led the paper a bit difficult. However, it has been found that the level of today's Physics paper was relatively difficult than Specimen paper.

CBSE Class 12 Physics Paper Analysis: 10 Dec

The Physics question paper contained 54 questions of which total 40 questions were to be attempted. The paper was divided into 2 codes SSJ1 and SSJ2 containing three sections-Section A, B, and C. In section-A total 25 questions were there of which 20 had to be attempted. In section B, total 24 questions were asked of which 20 were to be attempted. While in section C 5 questions were to be attempted of total 6. Students had to attempt these MCQs in a time duration of 90 minutes. As per the exam scheme, each question carries 1 mark. 

Questions were asked from the first four units i.e.- Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic Effects of Current & Magnetism, and Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents. 

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CBSE has already conducted all term 1 exams for subjects including Geography, Business Studies, Physical Education, Maths, Home Science, and English papers. Similar way, the board organized the Physics term-1 exam 2021 on Friday from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Right after the completion of the examination, various Physics educators and coaching institutes have come up with a paper analysis of Physics (042) paper.

Below is the paper analysis of the Class 12 Physics paper by the 'Doubtnut' exam experts. It should be noted that the analysis is entirely based upon students' feedback and the educator's own opinion.

It should be noted that the official answer key and response sheet shall likely be released by the CBSE after the term-1 board examinations are over. Hence, students eyeing the official key are advised to stay connected with the site for new announcements.  

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