Here's my Maths Question Paper .

Also here is the Imgur link for the same . (Uploaded by Siddhartha Srivastava)

This is for the moderators :

I don't know if I can post this as a note , but I am doing so since many people have asked for it . If you intend to take this note down , please first inform me and I'll do it myself . This is a request !

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Here's what you asked for . – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Agnishom Chattopadhyay · 1 year, 10 months ago

Thank You!Log in to reply

@Agnishom Chattopadhyay , @Pranjal Jain , @Ronak Agarwal

Thanks guys! I am pretty sure it was one of you guys who aligned the pics correctly , since you are the only moderators to have commented here .

If it wasn't one of you guys but you know who did it , please let him know that I am thankful to him . – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Agnishom Chattopadhyay · 1 year, 10 months ago

I did not..Log in to reply

Speaking about the difficulty level, I totally agree with the level of exam. None of the problem was

out of syllabus. Well done, cbse! (OMG Did I just praised a govt. organisation??) – Pranjal Jain · 1 year, 10 months agoLog in to reply

– Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

Considering the criticism that they have experienced ,if CBSE personnel read this , they'd be left blushing :PLog in to reply

@Azhaghu Roopesh M I got the same questions (different order). Can you post a solution to \(\displaystyle\int \frac{x\cos x+\sin x \mathrm dx}{x(x+\sin x)}\) – Pranjal Jain · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

Sorry , I have had no success with this question as of now , but I'll still keep trying :)Log in to reply

notthe question from the paper , is it ?Btw I had attempted the other one , since that was a simple question of Partial Fractions . – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Pranjal Jain · 1 year, 9 months ago

Sorry! I read that wrong. It was \(\displaystyle\int \frac{-x\cos x+\sin x \mathrm dx}{x(x+\sin x)}\)Log in to reply

Just a suggestion, u can check ur answer over here – Tanishq Varshney · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

Thanks for the link :)Log in to reply

Question 11 1st part is also on Brilliant!! – Mehul Arora · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

That question is actually from RD Sharma . I think it was Harsh who posted it here .Log in to reply

– Mehul Arora · 1 year, 10 months ago

Ohh. I see.Log in to reply

I can't see the second last page of the paper. – Siddhartha Srivastava · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

Oops! Sorry , I'll add it now .Log in to reply

Since there is so much of protest against the "hardest" maths test in a decade, is this the same paper? I don't know if the paper is same all over the country but here, there are many protests, so just asking - are the protests worth?

*I haven't even given a glance at it, so I cannot judge. – Kartik Sharma · 1 year, 10 months ago

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THINKING, something that's not much prevalent in CBSE Schools and Students these days . – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months agoLog in to reply

– Pranjal Jain · 1 year, 10 months ago

I needed 15-20 seconds more to finish up the test. I mean I left an integral as \(\int\frac{1}{1+x^2}\)Log in to reply

I kind of find it odd that people find themselves right in complaining about the difficulty of the paper. I mean, it's supposed to be an exam to test the candidate's aptitude/proficiency in a subject, so, shouldn't it be difficult? But I'll give you this, they should not have amped up the difficulty so much without informing anyone, even If the change was gradual, it would have been okay. I'm against there being sets which are totally easy though. That just defeats the purpose of a fair exam... but yeah.. it's already happened, nothing to do about it. – Raghav Vaidyanathan · 1 year, 10 months ago

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@Mvs Saketh calling them idiots. – Krishna Ar · 1 year, 10 months ago

These exams are mainly NOT to test your ABILITY. Even avg student must be able to score 80. To prove your mettle, you have the JEE /BIT exams. Imagine the plight of the poor arts/medicine/commerce students who mayn't be as good as the JEE prodigies. I strongly disagree withLog in to reply

@Ronak Agarwal mentioned, this is a positive step towards improving the system(or so I think), we'll see... – Raghav Vaidyanathan · 1 year, 10 months ago

Mvs Saketh must not have meant it seriously. And I do not quite agree with you. If everyone scores really well, then what's the point of having an examination? It's easier to just give everyone a "you scored above 90" certificate and just let it be. And learning math for JEE does give students an edge in the exam, but there are "poor" arts/medicine/commerce students who are good at math too. I do find it a bit disturbing that CBSE departed sharply from the previous pattern, but I think the main problem was that the students expected an easy paper but were met with a difficult one. According to me, what happened was the result of people going through previous year papers and questions and preparing that way instead of actually trying to learn the subject. Everyone goes "where have I seen this question before??" instead of "how can I solve this??". AsLog in to reply

– Krishna Ar · 1 year, 10 months ago

Again, let me reiterate. Board exams are DIFFERENT from entrance exams. They DO NOT and are NOT supposed to test the critical thinking ability of a student for more than 10 marks. Board exams form the basis for the entrance into multifarious colleges. CBSE is not the only board in INDIA. There are 30 state boards too. This move of the CBSE is definitely going to hamper the future of the average students who SOLELY depend upon the boards to survive (as in survive the heat of the competition). This positive step should have come ONLY after introduction of HOTS questions in schools. The students must be forced to try these themselves. I know, in my school , maths teachers kept giving us HOTS questions but immediately gave answers too because most of the students were blinking. If the system has to be revamped, it has to start at the grassroot levels. If not, CBSE should stop these bullcrap "SUDDEN" changes, and that too in the final examination. Many state boards have the total as 1200/1400. , but in CBSE it is 500. This is again a matter of concern for the students. CBSE is the most hypocritical board, because they say that they encourage learning by doing, learning beyond textbooks, but they never implement it. Instead, they only force the average students to push themselves to below average levels. Sigh.Log in to reply

– Raghav Vaidyanathan · 1 year, 10 months ago

You do have a point there. The disparity between the different boards is extremely troubling. But all we can expect now is for CBSE to learn from the thousands they screwed this year and maybe come up with a more viable plan of action.Log in to reply

I totally agree with you on this thing . In fact just after the Maths exam , I heard some girls talking : " I am definitely going to fail in this exam . Only 3-4 questions were from RD Sharma or of NCERT Pattern "

You see , perhaps it's the way we CBSE students have been hardwired that's wrong and that should be changed and this exam was a great attempt in that direction . – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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Also papers must be such that the people getting high marks in boards must deserve that. – Ronak Agarwal · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

Did Saketh use the word "idiots" ? Hmm , I wonder what was going on in his mind .Log in to reply

– Ronak Agarwal · 1 year, 10 months ago

As I said he probably didn't mean it, I think he just typed it in the spur of the moment.Log in to reply

– Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

You misunderstood me , I never meant it in the wrong sense . Just thinking abt the fact about how certain words when read in the wrong concept can be misunderstood to varying proportions !Log in to reply

People simply mugging up things must be punished like this. – Ronak Agarwal · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Krishna Ar · 1 year, 10 months ago

Wait wait wait. I would love to have a long drawn out discussion on this. I strongly condemn CBSE for doing this and whosoever the paper setter is (though I am in no way affected by his/her cowardly sissy-like actions), I wish the worst for him/her. 12th grade math is easy when you look at it from boards point of view usually. But when you suddenly decide to bring about a change that involves you to not only think your asses off to get to the end of a question but also write at great lengths, its gonna be really demeaning. CBSE has NEVER been application based and never WILL be too. This is by any means a damn shameful move. It is quite abrupt , which is why i say soLog in to reply

But I guess the transition of the paper style from Theoretical questions to Application based questions is finally here but just that people aren't able to accept it .

Haha , "Sach kadva hota hai !" – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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but I not in favour of ONLY cbse putting a tough paper, that's wrong that's not justice, I mean it directly giving the students of state boards edge over their counterparts for admission in various colledges , I believe some system ought which takes in account these factors.

This is wrong being done to ONLY cbse students they don't deserve that, Collegdes must consider the toughness various board exams. – Ronak Agarwal · 1 year, 10 months ago

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Now they'll end up getting good ranks in Jee Mains even if his/her Jee Mains marks are same as that of a CBSE student .

Well , let's hope for the best :) – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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You CBSE students are quite lucky to have a lenient marking scheme... I was in CBSE in class 10th and that time the CBSE was lenient in marking scheme. State board has made my life very tough and I am probably going to sink...

Also, the maths state board paper of Maharashtra was quite very difficult and some 2-3 questions were wrong which in total carried 7 marks. All questions were very tricky though and some steps were needed to remember, for instance in calculus section. – Parag Zode · 1 year, 10 months ago

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I really feel that CBSE must amend its ways of teaching students or they are going to expect a repeat of this years performance again next year .

Btw how's your JEE Prep going on ? – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Parag Zode · 1 year, 10 months ago

It's going OK.. How's your preparation going? Also, are you practicing the papers or just going through the theory & formulae?Log in to reply

Once I am done with the revision (which is most likely by the 29th) , I'll solve at least 4 papers a day (I might sound a bit ambitious , but I've got no choice!) . – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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Honestly, these exams are more about speed than knowledge. – Siddhartha Srivastava · 1 year, 10 months ago

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I consider yours as far more easier .

@Vraj Mehta , what was your paper's code number ? – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Ronak Agarwal · 1 year, 10 months ago

I had the same paper, and I believe this was the paper everyone is protesting about.Log in to reply

bitof challenge to me . – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months agoLog in to reply

– Raghav Vaidyanathan · 1 year, 10 months ago

Your paper is lengthier and difficult as compared to mine. It seems to be similar to the physics paper if you ask me.Log in to reply

xD

Also. Here's an imgur linkwith all your pages(straight this time). – Siddhartha Srivastava · 1 year, 10 months ago

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youupload it ? – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months agoLog in to reply

– Siddhartha Srivastava · 1 year, 10 months ago

Yes I did. Looking at pages sideways was annoying.Log in to reply

Thanks :) – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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– Siddhartha Srivastava · 1 year, 10 months ago

Done. I've edited the link in my original comment.Log in to reply

– Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

Thanks :)Log in to reply

Also I have added the 2nd last page . – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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Just use ">" at the beginning of a line. – Siddhartha Srivastava · 1 year, 10 months ago

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What ??? Can anyone explain why the pics are tilted ??? It was just fine when I "Previewed" it !

Sorry for the trouble , but pls open the image in a new tab to view it ! – Azhaghu Roopesh M · 1 year, 10 months ago

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