JEE Main 24 Feb2021 shift 2 exam has concluded. In this shift, Maths was difficult. On the other hand, Physics and Chemistry were easy. The overall paper was easy, as per the students. The students also said that the paper was majorly theory-based. The numerical-type questions were a bit difficult.
The syllabus from class 11 and 12 were equally covered in the paper. The students said that they were overall satisfied with the paper and the internal provided choices.
Most of the questions in Maths were asked from algebra, binomial, probability, conic section, ellipse, hyperbola, vector, 3D geometry, etc.
In Physics, there were theory based questions Most of the questions came from semiconductors, modern physics, logic gates, diodes, transistors, gravity, center of mass, etc.
While Chemistry had many questions from chemistry and everyday life, ionic, liquid solutions, chemical kinetics, electrochemistry, chemical bonding, hydrogen, the periodic table, etc.
In shift 1 today, the exam was moderate in level of difficulty but was not lengthy. However, students had tough time-solving questions in the physics section. Questions in mathematics were moderate and calculative as reported by the students and the chemistry section was the easiest and largely from NCERT.
Paper 1 of JEE Main 2021 has 3 sections. Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. In each of these sections, the candidates are asked 20 MCQs and 10 numerical answer type questions. However, from the numerical answer type questions candidates have to attempt any 5 questions of their choice in each of the subjects. The total number of questions that the students have to attempt are 75 out of 90. Total marks in the paper is 300 and the marking scheme is +4 for correct answers and -1 for the wrong ones. Numerical questions do not have negative markings.
The total number of candidates registered for the B.E / B.Tech paper is 6,52,627. JEE Main 2021 paper 1 will be held in the upcoming 2 days too that is on February 25 and 26, 2021.
As per freshly released data, paper 1 is being held over 828 exam centers. A total of 287196 have applied from the general category, 63400 are from general-EWS, 222054 are from OBC-NCL category, 57574 from SC, 22403 from ST, 1778 are PWD candidates. Overall 652627 are appearing in the paper 1.
National Testing Agency is conducting JEE Main 2021 Exam in 13 different languages. Under the National Education Polity (NEP), the exam will take place in Assamese, Bengali, Odia, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu along with Hindi and English.
After the analysis of the paper held yesterday for B.arch and B.Plan, the experts claim that the cutoff is expected to rise. 63065 candidates have appeared for the Paper 2A and Paper 2B exams.
JEE Main paper 1 leads to direct admission to Undergraduate Programs in NITs, IIITs, and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), Institutions funded by participating State Governments, and other Institutions. Besides it is also an eligibility test for JEE Advanced 2021, which is conducted for admission to undergraduate programs offered by the Indian Institute of Technology (IITs).