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AP Board Class 10 Exam Pattern 2022-23: Check AP SSC Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme

Deepansh Sharma
Deepansh SharmaUpdated On: December 30, 2022 04:27 pm IST

BSE AP is considered to be one of the most student friendly board. The board looks forward to bring on the changes which are aligned in a way that proves fruitful for its students. Check the latest AP SSC Exam Pattern 2022-23 and understand the changes introduced here.

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AP Board Class 10 Exam Pattern 2022-23: AP SSC exam pattern is released by the Board of Secondary Education, Andhra Pradesh (BSE AP) on its official website at bse.ap.gov.in. AP SSC Exam Pattern 2022-23 has been updated by the board with respect to the previous year's pattern. Last year, like all the educational boards in India, BSE AP also introduced the two term exam pattern, wherein term 1 exams were based on MCQs while term 2 was a descriptive type paper. Since there were a lot of niggles and confusions regarding the criteria to produce the result in terms of unequal weightage of term 1 and term 2 exams, BSE AP better decided to scrap off the two term exam system and continue on with the conventional single term exam pattern. The Andhra Pradesh Board has also reduced the AP SSC Syllabus by upto 30% to lessen the load from the students. Check this article to learn all the details about the latest AP SSC Exam Pattern 2022-23

AP Board SSC Exam Pattern represents the structure of the question papers and marking scheme of the final examination. AP SSC exam pattern will assist the students in understanding the type of questions that will be asked in the final exams. The board has also released the AP SSC Sample Papers, which can be downloaded from the official website. Students should refer to the sample papers as they serve as a blueprint of the actual board papers. The sample papers are also based upon the latest AP SSC Exam Pattern and therefore, it will certainly help the students to better up their preparations. In the article given below, we will be discussing the AP SSC Exam pattern along with the marking scheme and weightage of each topic, question-wise and section-wise distribution of marks, etc.

AP SSC 2023 Latest Updates

Dec 30, 2022: AP SSC Time Table 2023 released by the board.

Changes Introduced in AP SSC Exam Pattern 2022-23

In addition to abolishing the two term exam pattern as discussed above, BSE Andhra Pradesh Board has also introduced a number of changes in the AP SSC Exam Pattern. These changes have been introduced in the structure of the question paper, marking scheme, types of questions asked and so on. The sections given below will describe each of the changes descriptively.

AP SSC Exam Pattern 2022-23: Highlights

Given below are the important highlights of AP SSC Exam Pattern 2022-23:

AP SSC 2022-23 Exam Details

Highlights

Name of the Exam

AP SSC 10th Exam

Conducting Body

Board of Secondary Education, Andhra Pradesh  (BSE AP)

Official Website

bse.ap.gov.in

Exam Format

Offline

Total Marks

100

Passing Marks

35 out of 100

Exam Date

March 2023

AP SSC Exam Pattern 2022-23

Board of Secondary Education, Andhra Pradesh  (BSE AP) is the responsible authority that works under the state government. In this section, we will be dealing with the AP SSC Exam Pattern. Class 10th board examination will only include 7 papers instead of 11. The changes are made due to the late session started because of Covid. Given below is the Exam Pattern for AP SSC 2023:

Subject

Total Marks

English

100

Hindi

100

Telugu

100

Physical Science

50

Biology

50

Mathematics

100

Social Studies

100

AP SSC Exam Pattern 2022-23: Subject-wise

To understand the subject wise AP SSC Exam Pattern, please consider the tables given below, separately for each subject:

AP SSC Exam Pattern for English 2022-23

The table given below represents the AP SSC Exam Pattern for English:

Section

Marks

Text Book & Supplementary Text books

40 Marks

Composition & Letter Writing

20 Marks

Comprehension

20 Marks

Grammar

20 Marks

AP SSC Exam Pattern for Hindi 2022-23

The table given below represents the AP SSC Exam Pattern for Hindi:

Section Name

Total Marks

Hindi Literature

25

Composition Writing

15

Letter Writing

10

Comprehension

20

Grammar

30

AP SSC Exam Pattern for Telugu 2022-23

The table given below represents the AP SSC Exam Pattern for Telugu:

Section Name

Total Marks

Unseen Passage

15

Composition

15

Applied Grammar and Translation

30

Textbook Literature

40

Total Marks

100

AP SSC Exam Pattern for Science 2022-23

The table given below represents the AP SSC Exam Pattern for Science:

Type of Questions

Physical ScienceBiology

Total Marks

Objective Questions

6    6

12 

Very short answer questions

88

16

Short answer questions1616

32

Essay Questions162440
Total Marks4654100

AP SSC Exam Pattern for Social Studies and Maths

The table given below represents the AP SSC Exam Pattern for Social Studies:

Type of QuestionsNumber of QuestionsMarks for Each Question

Total Marks

Objective Questions

121

12 Marks

Very Short Answer Questions

82

16 Marks

Short Answer Questions84

32 Marks

Essay Questions

58

40 Marks

Total

100 Marks

AP SSC Exam Pattern 2023: Marking Scheme

As the Andhra Pradesh Board has returned to the exam pattern it followed before 2021, students are advised to download the AP SSC Previous Year Question Papers and understand the structure of the question papers and the marking scheme. The table given below represents the structure of questions that will be asked in the AP SSC 2023 Exams:

Type of QuestionsPercentage of QuestionsMarksTotal MarksTime
MCQ Type20%116
Competency Based Questions40%220
Short Answer Type20%324
Descriptive Type20%440
Total100%1002 Hrs 30 Mins

AP SSC Grading System 2022-23

BSE AP has planned the grading system in a manner that has straighten up the difficulties the students faced in converting the grades into marks while getting admissions to the higher classes in other boards and colleges, it relinquished the grading system and decided to award just the marks and percentage to the students in Class 10th and 12th. Therefore, the AP board does not follow any grading pattern. 

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