IIT JEE Advanced Examination – 2016 was conducted on 22 May 2016. The examination consisted of two papers – Paper 1 and Paper2. There were three parts in each paper – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. This article talks about the detailed analysis of Mathematics part of the paper.
There were 18 questions of Mathematics in each paper. So, a total of 36 questions were asked from Mathematics. As compared to other parts of the paper, mathematics paper was lengthy and consumed more time.
A detailed analysis of the questions asked from each chapter has been provided in the table.
JEE Advanced 2016: Chemistry Analysis
Unit 
Topic 
Class 
No. of que. 
Total Marks 
%Weightage (Topic) 
%Weightage (Unit) 
Algebra 
Binomial Theorem 
11 
1 
3 
2.42 
33.88 
Complex Numbers 
11 
2 
7 
5.65 

Quadratic Equation 
11 
1 
3 
2.42 

Sequence & Series 
11 
1 
3 
2.42 

Matrices & Determinants 
12 
4 
14 
11.29 

Probability 
12 
3 
9 
7.26 

Permutation & Combination 
11 
1 
3 
2.42 

Trigonometry 
Solution of Triangle 
11 
1 
4 
3.23 
8.06 
Trigonometric equation 
11 
1 
3 
2.42 

Trigonometric Ratio & identities 
11 
1 
3 
2.42 

Analytical Geometry

Circle 
11 
1 
4 
3.23 
20.17 
Ellipse 
11 
2 
6 
4.84 

Parabola 
11 
2 
8 
6.45 

Coordinate Geometry (3D) 
12 
2 
7 
5.65 

Differential Calculus 
Application of Derivatives 
12 
2 
8 
6.45 
15.32 
Limit, Continuity & Differentiability 
12 
3 
11 
8.87 

Integral Calculus 
Area Under Curve 
12 
1 
3 
2.42 
16.94 
Definite integration 
12 
3 
10 
8.06 

Differential Equation 
12 
2 
8 
6.45 

Vectors & Miscellaneous 
Vector 
12 
1 
4 
3.23 
5.65 
Fundamentals of Mathematics 
11 
1 
3 
2.42 
Approximately 70% of the paper was from Algebra and Calculus (Differential and Integral). Analytical Geometry constituted 20% while trigonometry constituted 8% of the paper.
JEE Advanced 2016: Physics Analysis
Unitwise break up of questions from each unit has been provided in the pie graph below:
IIT JEE Advanced 2016 was a mixture of Class 11^{th} and Class 12^{th} questions. Approximately 40% questions were asked from Class 11^{th} and and 60% questions were asked from Class 12^{th}.
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