CBSE 12th Economics Weightage 2023: Check Topic-Wise Weightage Here

Chinmayai Bobade

Updated On: October 16, 2023 10:04 am IST

CBSE Class 12 Economics Weightage 2023 divided in a unit-and-topic-wise manner, along with the distribution as per the question type, has been detailed here. Check CBSE 12th marks distribution 2023 for Economics here!
CBSE 12th Economics Weightage 2023

CBSE 12th Economics Weightage 2023: The paper for Economics will be held for a total of 80 marks in theory and 20 marks as project work. The 80 marks of the theory paper are divided into two parts: Part A for 40 marks and Part B for 40 marks. Each part is divided into further sub-topics and assigned marks weightage according to their importance. The question paper will be set as per this distribution and thus, knowing it proves to be extremely using when preparing for CBSE 12th 2023 Economics paper. CBSE 12th 2023 board examinations began on February 15, and the Economics exam is scheduled to be conducted on March 17.

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CBSE 12th Economics 2023: Topic-Wise Weightage

Below is the marks distribution for the CBSE 12th 2023 Economics theory examination:

Part Unit/Topic Name Weightage
Part A Introductory Macroeconomics 40 marks
1. National Income and Related Aggregates 10 marks
2. Money and Banking 6 marks
3. Determination of Income and Employment 12 marks
4. Government Budget and the Economy 6 marks
5. Balance of Payments 6 marks
Part B Indian Economic Development 40 marks
1. Development Experience (1947-90) and Economic Reforms since 1991 12 marks
2. Current Challenges facing Indian Economy 20 marks
3. Development Experience of India – A Comparison with Neighbours 8 marks
Total 80 marks

CBSE 12th Economics 2023: Weightage for Project Work

The internal assessment is worth 20 marks, which are distributed as follows:

Project Work Weightage
Relevance of the topic 3 marks
Knowledge Content/ Research Work 6 marks
Presentation Technique 3 marks
Viva-voice 8 marks

CBSE 12th Economics 2023: Typology of Questions

The weightage distribution is shown below in accordance with the purpose of the questions asked:

Type of Question Weightage Distribution
Remembering and Understanding 44 marks (55%)
Applying 18 marks (22.5%)
Analysing, Evaluating, and Creating 18 marks (22.5%)

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