(Download) CBSE Class-10 Marking Scheme (French) 2016
(i) The Marking scheme carries only suggested value points
for the answers. These are only Guidelines and do not constitute the complete
answer. The students can have their own expression and if the expression is
correct, the marks may be awarded accordingly.
(ii) As per orders of the Hon'ble Supreme Court,the
candidates would now be permitted to obtain a photocopy of the Answer Book on
request on payment of the prescribed fee. All Examiners/ Head Examiners are once
again reminded that they must ensure that evaluation is carried out strictly as
per value points for each answer as given in the Marking Scheme.
(iii) The Marking Scheme has been prepared keeping the above
in mind .
(iv) In the marking scheme, a slash ( / ) indicates
alternative answers: any one such answer should be accepted.
(v) Brackets ( ) indicate optional information; the mark is
awarded even if the information in brackets is included or not.
(vi) The instructions given in a box are applicable to a
below average paper.
(vii) If a student writes an answer which is not given in the
marking scheme but which is equally acceptable, full marks should be awarded. If
an option does not figure in the MCQ, but is grammatically correct, it may be
marked as per examiner's discretion.
(viii) Students should not be penalized if they do not follow
the order of the section / question while answering. For 'fill in the blanks',
full sentences are not a requirement.
(ix) All the Head Examiners/Examiners are instructed that
while evaluating the answer scripts, if the answer is found to be totally
incorrect, the 'x' should be marked on the incorrect answer and awarded '0'
(x) Some of the questions may relate to higher order thinking
ability (HOTS). These questions are indicated separately. They are to be
evaluated carefully and the student’s understanding/analytical ability may be
(xi) Every section carries general instructions at the
beginning of the section. However for section C some exercises may have specific
(xii) A flawless answerscript may be awarded full marks.
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