Tips To Prepare for Class 8 Tamil Nadu Exam

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Class 8 exams are important for students as these final exams are responsible for laying a foundation for higher studies. To score high marks in this exam, students should familiarize with the syllabus, question papers pattern, weightage of marks for each section, important topics, etc. To free themselves from stress and anxiety, they should plan their studies strategically. By doing so, they can revise all the subjects every week.

Class 8 exam preparation

Students should start their Class 8 exam preparation as early as possible. Students of Tamil Nadu Board can clear their doubts by referring to Samacheer Kalvi 8th books.They should begin by going through the syllabus then solving the previous year papers, sample papers, etc. Textbooks are considered as a vital resource for exam preparation, so they should thorough with their respective subject wise books. The result of Class 8 is crucial for students to get promoted to the next class.

Some tips to help Tamil Nadu students

In this article, below we have provided some tips to help Tamil Nadu students prepare effectively for the Class 8 exam.

  • Students should begin their exam preparation by going through the prescribed syllabus. The syllabus covers the complete course structure, duration of each chapter and topics and sub-topics.
  • While preparing for their exam, students should plan a proper study plan. Having a proper study plan will help them to give equal attention to all the subjects.
  • After revising the syllabus, students should solve previous year question papers. By solving the previous year question papers they will understand the exact question paper pattern, marking scheme, important topics and types of questions asked.
  • Along with the last year papers, students should also solve sample papers available for each subject. Sample papers prepared as per the syllabus and according to the question paper pattern.
  • Students should manage their time properly so that they finish the final question paper on time. It will help them to reduce their last-minute stress and anxiety.
  • While revising the concepts, students should develop a habit of writing answers. This writing habit will help in subjects like Mathematics and Social Science questions. It makes the process of learning Mathematics easier.
  • Make it a habit of writing down the notes of important topics and concepts of each chapter subject wise. These notes will help in quick revision of the concepts before the exam.
  • To clear their doubts, they can take help of their respective subject wise textbooks. Textbooks explain each and every concept in detail with suitable examples and activities. It also provides exercise questions at the end of each chapter.
  • To score good marks in their exam, students should effectively prepare for their exam. The result of Class 8 considered to crucial to get promoted to Class 9.


By going through the tips mentioned above, students can excel in their Class 8 exam. During this stage, they also prepare themselves for Class 9. The concepts they learn in standard 8 are the basics which they are going to learn in detail in the next standard. Class 9 students of Tamil Nadu can refer to Samacheer Kalvi 9th books to get a better understanding of the concepts.

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