While preparing for English Paper 2 examination, 10th Class students of Andhra Pradesh has to keep in mind that the paper 2 is completely text independent. There are unseen passages and information transfer in the form of tables, charts and diagrams. Hence students have to read a lot apart from their textbook to excel in this paper.
Marks Scheme of English Paper 2:
SSC Paper 2 of AP board will be for 40 marks. Marks scheme is as follows:
Reading Comprehension: 15 marks
Creative Writing: 10 marks
Vocabulary: 15 marks
Students need good analytical, observation and reading skills to answer this paper. Students should practice news report writing and letter writing of formal and informal formats.
Tips to Excel in Paper 2:
Students should have the habit of reading newspapers, magazines and general books to answer questions in Paper 2. They need to improve vocabulary as well. Students are advised to speak and discuss various topics of general nature.
AP 10th Class English Paper 2 – Model Practice Questions and Answers