# What is a CXC syllabus?

## What is a CXC syllabus?

The CXC® syllabuses are used as the main source for curricula at the upper secondary and post-CSEC® levels. With the expertise at its disposal, CXC® is well placed to work with Ministries of Education to develop programmes that will enable a smooth transition from one level to another within the education system.

What is a Grade 6 in CXC?

This is done to ensure consistency in grading standards across the years….Table 1 Overall Grade Descriptors for CAPE.

GRADE I Represents an excellent performance
GRADE VI Represents a weak standard of performance
GRADE VII Represents an unsatisfactory standard of performance

What are the nine sections tested in CSEC Maths?

There are nine topics: Sets, Relations, Functions and Graphs, Computation, Number Theory, Measurement, Consumer arithmetic, Statistics, Algebra, Geometry.

### What is a Grade 3 in CSEC?

GRADE III. Represents a good standard of performance. GRADE IV. Represents a satisfactory standard of performance.

What is the pass mark for CXC Maths?

Pay attention also to the problem solving question and the statistics question. Most students in my experience are comfortable with these. As the table above shows the total marks from those questions will amount to 68.5% of the exam which is a definite passing grade.

What percentage is paper 1 in CXC?

Marking scheme for CXC CSEC English A exam (2018)

CXC CSEC English A Exam Exam questions Exam percent
Paper 1 60 questions (compulsory) 29%

#### What is a 1 in Cape?

GRADES are not awarded for a particular score but for the demonstration of the levels of competencies, abilities and skills required for a particular GRADE….Table 1 Overall Grade Descriptors for CAPE.

GRADE I Represents an excellent performance
GRADE II Represents a very good standard of performance

What’s the syllabus for Maths?

CBSE Class 10 Maths Syllabus 2021-22

Syllabus Overview
Subjects Syllabus
Number system Real numbers
Algebra Polynomials Quadratic Equations Pair of linear equations in two variables Arithmetic progressions
Coordinate Geometry Lines [In two dimensions]

Does maths have a SBA?

CSEC Examination Changes-Yes Mathematics has a SBA component from May 2018 onward. CXC – CSEC will be implementing a SBA component for Mathematics beginning September 2016. You may download the new syllabus that becomes effective 2018 below.