CBSE Class 10th results: Pass percentage dips by 5 per cent
New Delhi : Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday declared results for Class 10 at around 1 PM with a dip of total five per cent in the pass percentage compared to last year.
This year pass percentage in CBES Class 10th Exam has fallen to 90.95 per cent from 96.21 per cent last year, registering dip of over 5 per cent.
Trivandrum region has highest pass percentage at 99.85, followed by Madras at 99.62 and Allahabad at 98.23 per cent.
Delhi's pass percentage falls by over 13 per cent, 78.09 as against last year's 91.06 per cent.
Students can check their results on the official website - cbseresults.nic.in.
This year a total of 16,67,573 candidates had appeared for the exam. On May 28, the CBSE board had declared the result for Class XII.
Steps to check CBSE Class 10th Result 2017:
-Go to the official website
-Click on the link, 'Secondary School Examination (Class X) Results 2017'
-Enter your roll number
-After submitting the same, the results will be displayed on the screen
-Take a printout for future use
Also, students can get their results on the telephone numbers of NIC and MTNL through which results can be accessed through IVRS.
National Informatics Centre: 011 - 24300699
MTNL: 011 -28127030
Last year, the results were announced on May 28 and girls outperformed boys with a pass percentage of 96.36 percent, while boys had 96.11 per cent. Thiruvanathapuram region recorded the highest pass percentage in the country at 99.87 per cent.
How to calculate CGPA
CBSE 10th result 2017, how to calculate CGPA: To calculate the CGPA among the best four or five subjects, add the grade points for the subjects and divide it by the number of subjects included in the summation
CBSE 10th result 2017 grade points:
A1 – Top 1/8th of the passed candidates – 10 GPA
A2 – Next 1/8th of the passed candidates – 9 GPA
B1 – Next 1/8th of the passed candidates – 8 GPA
B2 – Next 1/8th of the passed candidates – 7 GPA
C1 – Next 1/8th of the passed candidates – 6 GPA
C2 – Next 1/8th of the passed candidates – 5 GPA
D1 – Next 1/8th of the passed candidates – 4 GPA
D2 – Next 1/8th of the passed candidates – 3 GPA
E/F – Failed candidates
About Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE):
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) was established on Nov. 3, 1962. The headquarter is situated in Preet Vihar, New Delhi. The academic body is responsible to regulates and supervises the development of education in the country. It conducts academic programmes and organises examinations, especially for Class 10 and Class 12 students.