JEE Main 2019 paper 1 exam for the first shift ends at 12:30 PM. The exam started at 9:30 AM and has ended after 3 hours of scheduled duration. As per the initial reaction of the candidates, overall the paper was easy for shift 1 on April 08, 2019.
9,35,741 students are appearing for the paper 1 exam on April 08, 09, 10 and 12, 2019. As per the initial analysis of the JEE Main 2019 paper 1 on April 08, 2019, the candidates who appeared in the January exam says that the paper was easier than the January attempt. In the overall paper, the weightage of class 11 questions was more as compared to class 12.
The most difficult section was Physics. Most of the questions from Thermodynamics. There were questions from self conductors, EM waves, and Mechanics. The questions were all NCERT based. The section of optics was claimed to be quite difficult, there were 3 questions from optics. A few questions were asked from electrostatics. There were questions from Current electricity, electronics and magnetic. Few examples of the questions asked are finding the equilibrium of an electric field.
Mathematics remained the moderate to easy section in shift 1. Many questions were asked from quadratic equations. Complex number questions were hard. There were log type questions. Also, questions were asked from integration and differentiation. There were many questions from conic, binomial theorem and 3D geometry.
The easiest section out of the 3 was the Chemistry section. Most of the questions from Organic. There were questions related to predicting the color of ions. there were questions where the candidates have to find the coefficient of binomials. Many questions were chemical equation based. There were questions from s, p and f blocks.
The shift 2 of the exam will start from 2:30 PM and will end at 5:30 PM. the exam is being held in the online mode across 470 Centres in 267 Cities (9 of them outside India). Paper 1 will lead to admission in the B.E./B.Tech courses offered by the NITs, CFTIs, and IIITs.
After the exam for, all the shifts are over on April 08, 2019, the memory based questions and answers of the exam are made available by the coaching centers and other engineering institutes. The official answer keys are however uploaded by NTA, 2-3 days after the exam is over at jeemain.nic.in.
National Testing Agency (NTA) will also upload the candidates’ response sheet and question paper 1-2 days after the exam is over under the candidates’ login. Using the response sheet the candidates can check their response they have marked against each question at the exam.
On April 07, 2019, yesterday, the paper 2 exam was held for admission in the B.Arch/B.Plan courses. 1,15,767 candidates appeared for the exam. The number of registering candidates has gone down as compared to the January attempt. The January attempt of JEE Main 2019 exam was held on January 08, 09, 10,11 and 12, 2019. There is a shortfall of 64,285 candidates in the April attempt.
As per the data available, 6,73,457 male candidates have registered for the April attempt in paper 1. Whereas in the January attempt, 6,66,507 male candidates had registered. Also, the number of female candidates registering for the April attempt is 2,62,281, however for the January attempt, the number of female registrations were 2,68,706.
This clearly shows the downfall of the registration numbers in both males and females, thus there is a fall in the total number of registrations received for the April attempt of JEE Main 2019. The result of the paper 1 exam will be declared by NTA by April 30, 2019, at jeemain.nic.in.
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