Goa: ‘Math 2’ will be optional from 2021 Class X exam

Students, who do not wish to study mathematics further or do not want to join the science stream after Class X, will be able to opt for ‘mathematics 2’ for the Class X public exam from March 2021 onwards, the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education has told schools. ‘Mathematics 2’ will see students study the same syllabus as ‘mathematics 1’, but these students will be given a question paper with a lower difficulty level.