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  • Last Modified 20-08-2023

CTET Paper 1 Answer Key 2023 (Soon): Steps to Download Response Sheet


CTET Paper 1 Answer Key 2023: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducts CTET Paper 1. Post which CBSE publishes the CTET Paper 1 answer key online on its official website. Candidates who appeared for the exam can download the CTET Paper 1 question paper with solution and response sheet at ctet.nic.in. Furthermore, we will also update a direct link to download the answer key in this article.

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To download the answer key, aspirants need to log in to the exam portal using their application number and password/ date of birth. The answer key contains question-wise correct answers to the question paper. Candidates have to match the sequence of the question and the answers with their responses to calculate scores. Furthermore, they can also challenge the answer key by paying the objection fee. Read on to find out more.

CTET Paper 1 Answer Key Release Date 2023

Before we head directly to the answer key details, let us first take a look at the CTET’s important dates. Aspirants should keep track of the dates to avoid missing any event. Check the CTET 2023 answer key release date for Paper 1 below:

CTET Exam DateAugust 20, 2023
Release of Provisional Answer KeyTo Be Announced
Last Date To Challenge Provisional Answer KeyTo Be Announced
Release of Final Answer Key DateTo Be Announced

How To Download CTET Paper 1 Answer Key 2023?

CBSE uploads the answer key online, and aspirants can check the answer key from the official website. The following are the steps to check or download the CTET answer key:

  • 1st Step: Go to the official website at ctet.nic.in.
  • 2nd Step: Click on the ‘CTET Question Paper with Correct Answers‘ link on the home page.
  • 3rd Step: Select either the ‘Through Application Number and Password’ or ‘Through Application Number and Date of Birth‘ button.
  • 4th Step: Enter the application number, password/ date of birth, and security pin.
  • 5th Step: Click on the ‘Sign In‘ button.
  • 6th Step: The CTET question paper with answers downloading link will appear on the screen.
  • 7th Step: Download the question paper with solutions to calculate scores.

How to Practice CTET Paper 1 Questions at Embibe?

Candidates can access unlimited CTET Paper 1 practice questions at Embibe. Follow the below-mentioned steps to take the practice test series:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Use the mobile number/email to log in.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the “Getting a Government Job” menu bar.
  • 4th Step: Select the Goal “Teaching” from the Dropdown and click on “Next”.
  • 5th Step: Select “CTET Paper 1” and click on “Next”.
  • 6th Step: Select the preferred language and click on “Done”.
  • 7th Step: Click “Practice” from the header section.
  • 8th Step: Scroll down to the “Subjects” section.
  • 9th Step: Click on any CTET Paper 1 subjects.
  • 10th Step: Scroll down to click on the chapters from the selected subject to begin the practice.

Details Mentioned on CTET Response Sheet 2023

The CTET answer key 2023 Paper 1 consists of the following details:

  • Name of Exam
  • Exam Date
  • Paper Name
  • Set Name
  • Sequence of Questions
  • Correct Options to Every Question

CTET Paper 1 Response Sheet 2023

CBSE sends the link to download the CTET Paper 1 question paper with recorded responses of candidates on their email ID provided while filling out the CTET application form. Candidates can use the link to download their response sheets. Furthermore, they need to enter login credentials on the portal to download the question paper with recorded responses.

How to Calculate Scores through CTET Answer Key?

Candidates can use the answer key to calculate their probable scores. To calculate scores, they must know the marking scheme of CTET 2023. The following is the marking scheme and formula to calculate the score:

  • Candidates will get 1 mark for each correct answer.
  • No negative markings for incorrect answers.
  • Thus, candidates can use the formula mentioned below to calculate their probable scores:
Probable CTET Scores = (Number of Correct Answers * 1)

How to Challenge CTET Answer Key?

The Central Board of Secondary Education first releases a provisional answer key. Furthermore, the officials provide an opportunity for candidates to raise objections against the provisional answer key. Candidates who are not satisfied with the answers given on the provisional key can raise objections.

Note that the officials accept challenges online only. Objections raised by email/ post/ in person will not be accepted. Furthermore, aspirants need to pay Rs.1000/- per question challenged. After the objection window closes, the officials verify all the challenges received and make necessary changes to the answer key. Thereafter, they published the CTET result and final answer key.

Steps to Challenge CTET Answer Key 2023

The step-wise procedure to challenge the answer key is given below:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website, i.e., ctet.nic.in.
  • 2nd Step: Candidates must log in to the official portal with their roll number and DOB.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the Login tab.
  • 4th Step: Candidates will see the questions and after that, they can select the questions to be challenged.
  • 5th Step: Once candidates select a question to challenge, they will see four options under the column Suggested Answers by the Candidate. If they wish to challenge, they may use one or more of the Option IDs by clicking the checkbox.
  • 6th Step: After clicking the desired option for all the Questions candidates want to challenge, they must scroll down, click on Submit, and then move to the next screen.
  • 7th Step: A new screen displaying your challenges will appear. Click on the Final Submit button.
  • 8th Step: Select the mode of payment and pay the processing fee through Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking.
  • 9th Step: After successful payment, download/print the key challenge receipt.
  • 10th Step: In the case, the challenge is found correct, the processing fee will be refunded to the same account.

Also, check:

CTET NotificationCTET Application Form
CTET EligibilityCTET Syllabus
CTET ResultCTET Books
CTET Cut-offCTET Exam Pattern

FAQs on CTET Paper 1 Answer Key 2023

Here are some commonly asked questions related to the CTET 2023 answer key:

Q: When will the CTET 2023 be conducted?

Ans: The Central Board of Secondary Education is yet to announce the CTET Paper 1 2023 exam date.

Q: When will CTET Paper 1 final answer key be released?

Ans: CBSE usually uploads the CTET Paper 1 answer key a few days after the exam.

Q: How to download the CTET Paper 1 answer key?

Ans: Candidates have to visit the official website at ctet.nic.in and log in using their application number and password/ date of birth to download the answer key.

Q: How to calculate my scores through the CTET answer key?

Ans: You can check the step-by-step process to calculate probable scores in this article.

Q: Can I challenge the CTET Paper 1 answer key?

Ans: Yes. You can challenge the answer key by logging in using your login credentials and paying the processing fee.

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