CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Previous Year Question Paper 2016

Class 12 Board Exams are one of the most crucial exams as they decide the students’ future and career. So, it is important to prepare for them with all the possible study materials that can prove valuable.

To come to the rescue of the students in their revision time, we have provided a list of all the CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Board Question Papers that were set for the year 2016. Their PDF links are listed below along with their Marking Scheme Solutions and Topper Answer Sheet.

But wait! Before you download these Chemistry (Code 043) Past Year Papers, take a look at the paper pattern that was followed to set them.

Sections Question Types No. of Questions
1m Questions Very Short Answer-type Questions 5Q (5m)
2m Questions Short Answer-type Questions I 5Q (10m)
3m Questions Short Answer-type Questions II 12Q (36m)
4m Question Value-based Question 1Q (4m)
5m Questions Long Answer-type Questions 3Q (15m)


According to the pattern of the paper, 26 questions were divided into four types. Students had quite a number of internal choices, along with a Value-based Question that tested the values they learn everyday.

Given below are the FREE links to complete PDF files of CBSE Class 12 Chemistry 2016 Board Papers, Compartment Papers, Marking Scheme Solutions, and Topper Answer Sheet. You can download them directly to your computer without entering any login information.

CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Question Papers 2016 Solutions (Marking Scheme)
56-1-C All India Scheme (Central Set 1) Solution
56-2-C All India Scheme (Central Set 2) Solution
56-3-C All India Scheme (Central Set 3) Solution
56-1-E All India Scheme (East Set 1) Solution
56-2-E All India Scheme (East Set 2) Solution
56-3-E All India Scheme (East Set 3) Solution
56-1-N All India Scheme (North Set 1) Solution
56-2-N All India Scheme (North Set 2) -
56-3-N All India Scheme (North Set 3) Solution
56-1-S All India Scheme (South Set 1) Solution
56-2-S All India Scheme (South Set 2) Solution
56-3-S All India Scheme (South Set 3) Solution

CBSE Class 12 Chemistry Question Papers 2016 Solutions (Marking Scheme)
56-1-1-D Delhi Scheme (Delhi Set 1) Solution
56-1-2-D Delhi Scheme (Delhi Set 2) Solution
56-1-3-D Delhi Scheme (Delhi Set 3) Solution
56-2-1-F Foreign Scheme (Set 1) Solution
56-2-2-F Foreign Scheme (Set 2) Solution
56-2-3-F Foreign Scheme (Set 3) Solution


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