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7 Tricks to Remain Focused During JEE Main 2018 Examination

Apr 2, 2018 15:11 IST
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JEE Main Examination 2018
JEE Main Examination 2018

There are only 6 days left for JEE Main 2018. It is one of the most important engineering entrance exams in India. Every student wants to score good marks in this exam and qualify for JEE Advanced. All the students gave their 100% effort in the preparation. There are tons of tips on how to prepare for JEE Main 2018 Examination before exam day, but what about when you actually enter the examination hall? Staying sharp and focused during the exam is an art in itself, and it can make quite a big difference in your score. A clear and concentrated mind is less prone to making mistakes than a distracted one

There are many reasons which can distract you during examination, but lack of preparation for the exam, anxiety and stress are some of the important reasons to name.

Here we are providing some tricks which will certainly help you to remain focused during your examination.

1) Right Posture

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Sit in right posture during the examination. Right posture invokes more confident, more relax and ultimately you are more focused toward your goal. Sit up with your back straight and your shoulders back and avoid hunched backs and tightly crossed arms. It not only make you feel confident but also loosen up your body and in long run you will feel more comfortable.

2) Keep an eye on time

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Time management is also very important during JEE Main Examination. Allot time to each section of the paper and stick to it. This is very helpful in keeping you focused and on track and you do not end up spending too much time on any section. Also, it is very important that you do not stick to a tough question because in the process of solving that question you loose much time of that section. Give a try and if you find it difficult then move to the next question. There are ample amount of questions in JEE Main Examination which are relatively easy and you can crack the examination just by solving those questions.

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3) Engage in Exam

The best way to concentrate your mind in JEE Main 2018 Examination is to make it your best friend for three hours on examination day. Try to interact actively with the paper. Annotate while reading the questions. Draw diagrams and flow charts to comprehend difficult questions. Underline important details. All these activities will help you in engaging with your exam and you will be more focused.  

4) Take calculated risks

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It’s sounds weird, but sometimes you can take calculated risk to mark your answer. Sometimes it happens that you can easily eliminate two out of four options and you are remained with only two options. In that scenario you can take risk and guess the answer.

5) Don’t panic!

While entering the examination hall, your hands may start shaking sporadically. Your eyes might fiddle. Your might begin to have a seizure on the floor. Don’t panic this is not something extraordinary happening to you. This is just the reflection of your anxiety before JEE Main Examination. Just sit, close your eyes, breathe, and remember that it’s really just an exam and you have prepared well for this exam.

During examination if you do not know the solution of a question, just move on. Do not take stress. It only makes it harder to focus in your exams. Stay calm during your examination.

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6) Stretch!

After completion of each section, stretch your body if you are feeling uncomfortable. It’s hard to focus when your muscles are cramping. Stretching can do wonder for your concentration. It can get rid of muscular pain and make your body relaxed and recharge you for the next section.

7) Mind your own business

Do not look around yourself during exam. It’s very tempting to see where everyone else is at on the exam. But doing this will only waste your time and increase your stress level and even make you lose your focus. Instead of looking here and there keep your eyes on the paper or the clock.

JEE Exam isn’t a race. If your preparation is good, then you will get sufficient time to complete your exam. Check your work, if you have finished early.


If you remained focus for three hour of JEE Main Examination and your level of preparation is moderate, then you can easily crack this exam. Above points will help you to remain focused and relaxed during JEE Main 2017 Examination.

Best of Luck!!

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