CTET Previous Question Papers: With the CTET Exam around the corner, it is important for the candidates to practice the CTET Previous Year Question Paper. In this article, we bring to you CTET Previous Year Question Paper. Download Paper I and Paper II of CTET Previous Years Question Papers here. Practicing the previous year's question paper makes the candidates familiar with the level of questions as well as increases the accuracy and speed of solving the question paper which helps the candidates in solving the paper accurately within the required time.

CTET Previous Year Question Paper

Aspirants can download the CTET previous year's question paper from the table below. It is very important for the aspirants of the CTET exam as they can get an idea of the difficulty level, nature of the questions asked in the exam. Moreover, practicing the previous year's question papers gives the exam analysis to the candidates. Most often, it has been observed that few questions are repeated in the CTET Exam. Thus, giving the candidates a bonus chance to score more marks. It is that time of the year when aspirants need to practice as much as they can to get a clear picture of the questions asked in the CTET Exam.

CTET Previous Year Question Paper PDF

Candidates can download CTET Previous Year Question Paper and Answer Key PDF from the table given below.

CTET Previous Year Question Paper
YearSessionQuestion Paper PDFSolution PDF
2021 January Paper I Paper-I Solution
Paper-IIPaper-II Solution
2019DecemberPaper IPaper-I Solution
Paper-IIPaper-II Solution
JulyPaper IPaper-I Solution
Paper-IIPaper-II Solution
2018OnePaper IPaper-I Solution
Paper-IIPaper-II Solution

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Benefits of Practicing CTET Previous Year Paper

There are several benefits of solving CTET Previous Year Papers with the solution. We have listed below the benefits for you:

1. Help to understand the exact exam pattern of the CTET Exam.

2. Know the difficulty level of questions.

3. Know the topic-wise distribution of the question.

4. Know the section-wise distribution of the questions.

5. Strategics the time use process for the main exam.

6. Distribute your time according to the time required for the section.

Clearing the CTET exam will make you eligible for the latest government teacher jobs, so make sure you use the right strategies to prepare for the exam.

How To Use Previous Year Question Paper Of CTET

The best way to utilize the previous year's question paper of CTET is to solve them within the stopwatch. Candidates should therefore take a print of the question paper, along with a sample OMR sheet. Then they should set a clock as per the time for the question paper given in the table below, and start attempting questions one by one. When time is up, they should check answers from OMR Sheet and then analyze how many correct answers you have attempted. Repeat the process for each paper and find out the weak section of the paper, work on that weak section and again attempt the paper. This will help in maximizing the marks

CTET Paper Overview

Candidates can check the important points of CTET 2020 in the given table.

CTET 2020 Overview
Conducting BodyCentral Board of Secondary Education(CBSE)
Official Websitectet.nic.in
Mode of examOffline
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Paper Language20 Languages
Nature of ExamQualifying
Exam DurationTwo and half hours(per paper)
Negative MarkingNA
Admit CardJune

CTET (Paper I and Paper II) Exam Pattern

1. All questions in both CTET papers will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

2. Each question have four alternatives, out of which only one answer is correct or most appropriate.

3. Each question carries one mark.

4. There is no negative marking.

5. There are two papers in CTET for Primary and Elementary Stage level teachers.

(i) Paper-I is for those who intend to be a teacher for classes I to V.

(ii) Paper-II is for those who intend to be a teacher for classes VI to VIII.

Note: Candidate who wants to be a teacher at both levels (class I to V and class VI to VIII) will have to appear in both the papers i.e., Paper-I and Paper-II.

Before downloading the CTET Previous Year Question Paper, it is advisable for candidates to know the exam pattern and marks of the exam to score good marks in the CTET exam. It will help aspirants to strategies each section and score good marks.

Exam Pattern of Paper I for Primary Stage

Here we present the exam pattern of Paper I of the CTET Eligibility Test. There are five sections in Paper I of the CTET Primary Stage paper.

Exam Pattern For Paper I
Name Of the SubjectNumber Of QuestionsNumber Of MarksDuration
Child Development and Pedagogy (compulsory)3030Two-and-a-half hours (2Hours 30 Minutes).
Language I (compulsory)3030
Language II (compulsory)3030
Environmental Studies3030
Total150 MCQs150 Marks

Exam Pattern Paper-II for Elementary Stage

Candidates can check the exam pattern of the Paper-II of the CTET Test. There are four sections in Paper II of the CTET Elementary Stage paper.

Exam Pattern For Paper II
Organization NameNumber Of QuestionsNumber Of MarksDuration
Child Development and Pedagogy (compulsory)3030Two-and-a-half hours (2Hours 30 Minutes).
Language I3030
Language II3030
Mathematics and Science Or Social Studies/Social Science6060

Note: Mathematics and Science are of 30 MCQs each which holds 60 marks Or Social Studies/Social Science 60 MCQs of 60 Marks (for Social Studies/Social Science teacher).

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CTET Previous Year Question Paper: FAQs

There is no negative marking in CTET Exam.

CTET Exam will be conducted for 150 Marks.

Yes, those who wants to get eligible for all the classes can appear for both papers.

No, Candidates need to attempt only one section.

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