How to complete the Math’s board paper before time?
Hello, everybody! How are you all? As you know that you are having CBSE’s board exams in the upcoming months, and you have less time for preparation of examinations, especially when you have to cover Math. However, the maximum use of this time can increase the score. So you must focus on what matters have to read & how to read. Today, we will know through this article that, what can be stamped to a good score in math, and which tips can be followed. In other words, I can say that this time is not for study, it’s the time for study with planning. Let’s check How to complete the Math’s board paper before time?
1- Make a goal:
Math is an important subject because it can help to achieve merit. In this, a little hard work can do a lot better. The trend of Math’s paper has been changed over in class 12th from 2-3 years. All these have reduced the difficulty level of the paper. Now, if you have prepared a subsidy of every subject, you may have prepared 75 percent.
Students, remember one thing here that you must have command on topics, whatever you have read. In any way, you should have the solution, whatever the question is asked during the exam. Just recently 3-D chapter has been added in math. You can score in it well. Assigned marks for Algebras are more than others. Therefore; you should pay more attention to it. Classify the questions and cover the questions repeatedly in the past years. Here, I am sharing the academic curriculum for the class 10th for example, by this; you can easily understand the latest exam pattern for Math CBSE board exam:
Unit name Marks
- number system 06
- algebra 20
- coordinate geometry 06
- geometry 15
- trigonometry 12
- mensuration 10
- statistics and probability 11
- Total of 80
2- Tricks to solve Math Easily:
Learning techniques on how to do Math quickly can help you develop greater confidence. Here are some fast math strategies which you can use to do math. Once these strategies are mastered, you will be able to accurately and confidently solve math problems that you once feared solving. For example, you can add large numbers by taking round off them or you can subtract large numbers from 1000. You can use multiply tricks by breaking down numbers. Division tricks (divisibility rules) are also helpful to get answer easily. Try to remember various concepts using mnemonics like:
- FANBOYS- (coordinating conjunctions) for, and, nor, but, or, yet, so
- PEMDAS-(order of math operations) parentheses, exponents, multiplication, division, addition, subtraction
- ILATE- (Integral) (Inverse, Logarithmic, Algebraic, Trigonometric, Exponent)
You can also make your own mnemonics that will help you in absorbing the key points. These math tricks help you to do the calculation fast. It saves time and increases the chances of scoring marks in the exams.
3- Practice with planning:
Keep attempting to clarify the fundamentals and concepts in Math and practice solving questions. This will give you confidence. Try the first traditional method to solve any problem. When you caught it, and then use the shortcut method to increase your speed. Calculations can be lengthy. Therefore, you should have proper management of time during the exam. Therefore, remember the short cut of basic calculations. You should know your weaknesses.
Before the planning of preparation, be sure to apart from your Facebook account till the examination. Make a distance from your cellphone and uninstall the entire messenger app for some time. Be aside from the party and functions. It will also donate your time and can also contrast the effect on health.
4- Follow Schedule:
Make a schedule for your studies and follow them honestly. Decide the total no. of hours you should devote to your studies and further divide them topic-wise. Try to get up early and utilize the morning hours as you much can. Before you begin filling out your study timetable, it’s essential you write out a list of deadlines and social events you have coming up.
Listing out everything will allow you to schedule your study at the most effective time and help you to maintain your other commitments. Learn constructively. You must utilize your time productively and beneficially. More studying the textbook and making notes will not do much good. Try to understand the concepts and absorb them thoroughly. Summarize the topics and go through them now and then.
5- Recognize the pattern:
Keep yourself updated with the latest pattern and format of the question paper. Also, keep an eye out for any particular type of questions that you may be able to spot while going through the previous year’s question papers. Practicing previous year papers of NCERT can help in familiarizing you with pattern of exam. You can check your level of preparation, and build speed and accuracy. It will enhance your question solving skills and boost your confidence.
6- Prepare for the exam day:
You get good 15 minutes in the beginning to read the question paper. Use the time to mark the questions with a choice; i.e. the one you are more confident in attempting, to avoid any confusion, and to save time while attempting the comparatively difficult questions. You must be aware to any verbal instructions from the instructor or any messages written on the board.
Ensure that you have filled your particulars in the answer sheets correctly, and the right question number is written against each answer. Stick to the general instructions given in the question paper. This will help you finish the paper well in time. Manage your time accordingly without anxiety. Schedule your time in such way that you get some more time to go through the entire answer sheet again to avoid the possible mistakes.
Let’s revise all the above mentioned points in nutshell:
- Make a goal
- Tricks to solve math easily
- Practice with planning
- Follow Schedule
- Recognize the pattern
- Prepare for the exam day
As we know, ‘practice makes a man perfect’. Regular practice of any activity skill makes you proficient in it. Go through as many previous years’ question papers and sample papers as you can, this will help you in increasing your accuracy as well as speed. However, if you prepare for it in the right way, then there is nothing to worry. Our website is here to help you with all your difficulties. Follow the above-mentioned tips, and let us know in the comment box that how it helped you during exam preparation.