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JEE Advanced 2016: Exam Pattern

May 2, 2016 14:00 IST

    CBSE conducted IIT JEE Main Exam on 3rd April, 9th April and 10th April 2016 in online and offline mode. Approximately 11 Lakh students appeared for the examination and after the declaration of the result 1, 98, 228  got qualified for JEE Advanced 2016.

    JEE Advanced 2016 will consists of two papers – Paper 1 and Paper 2. Both Papers will be held on same date with two hour gap between the papers.

    JEE Advanced 2016 questions will be designed to test the comprehension, reasoning and analytical ability of students. Most importantly, it will check the perseverance of the candidate as the duration of papers (paper1 and paper 2) is 6 hours.

    The paper pattern of JEE Advanced Paper 1 and Paper 2 is given below in detail.

    Paper - 1

    • This paper has total 60 questions of 264 marks.
    • The question paper consists of 3 parts

    Part I: Physics

    Part II: Chemistry

    Part III: Mathematics

    Each part has 3 sections.

    Section 1

    • Section 1 in each part consists of “One Integer Value Correct Typequestions.

    • This section contains 8 questions.

    • Each question, when worked out will result in one integer from 0 to 9 (both inclusive).

    • +4 marks are awarded if the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened.

    • 0 mark will be awarded in all other cases.

    Section 2

    • Section 2 in each part consists of “One or More than One Options Correct Typequestions.

    • This section contains 10 questions.

    • Each question has 4 choices (a), (b), (c) and (d), out of which one or more than one can be correct.

    • +4 marks are awarded if only the bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct option(s) is (are) darkened.

    • 0 mark is awarded if none of the bubbles is darkened.

    • – 2 marks are awarded in all other cases.

    Section 3

    • Section 3 in each part consists of “Match List Type: One or More than One Options Correct Typequestions.

    • This section contains two questions.

    • Each question contains two columns, Column I and Column II

    • Column I has four entries (A), (B), (C) and (D)

    • Column II has five entries (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5)

    • Match the entries in Column I with the entries in Column II

    • One or more entries in Column I may match with one or more entries in Column II

    • The ORS contains a 4 × 5 matrix whose layout will be similar to the one shown below:

    • For each entry in Column I, darken the bubbles of all the matching entries. For example, if entry (A) in Column I, matches with entries (2), (3) and (5), then darken these three bubbles in the ORS. Similarly, for entries (B), (C) and (D).

    • +2 marks will be awarded if only the bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct match(es) is (are) darkened

    • 0 mark is awarded if none of the bubbles is darkened.

    • – 1 mark is awarded in all other cases.

    Click the link below to download JEE Advanced Paper – 1 Practice Papers:-

    JEE Advanced Solved Practice Paper: Set-I

    JEE Advanced Practice Paper Set: II

    JEE Advanced Solved Practice Paper Set: IV

    JEE Advanced Practice Paper Set: V

    Paper - 2

    • This paper has total 60 questions of 240 marks.

    • The question paper consists of 3 parts

    Part I: Physics

    Part II: Chemistry

    Part III: Mathematics

    Each part has 3 sections.

    Section 1

    • Section 1 in each part consists of “One Integer Value Correct Typequestions.

    • This section contains 8 questions.

    • Each question, when worked out will result in one integer from 0 to 9 (both inclusive).

    • +4 marks are awarded if the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened.

    • 0 marks will be awarded in all other cases.

    Section 2

    • Section 2 in each part consists of “One or More than One Options Correct Typequestions.

    • This section contains 8 questions.

    • Each question has 4 choices (a), (b), (c) and (d), out of which one or more than one are correct.

    • +4 marks are awarded if only the bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct option(s) is (are) darkened.

    • 0 mark is awarded if none of the bubbles is darkened.

    • -2 marks are awarded in all other cases.

    Section 3

    • Section 3 in each part consists of “Comprehension Type: Only One Option Correctquestions.

    • This section contains 2 paragraphs, each describing theory, experiments, data etc.

    • Four questions related to the two paragraphs with two questions on each paragraph is asked.

    • Each question has only one correct answer among the four given options (a), (b), (c) and (d).

    • +4 marks are awarded if only the bubble corresponding the correct option is darkened.

    • 0 mark is awarded if none of the bubbles is darkened.

    • -2 marks are awarded in all other cases.

    Maximum aggregate marks: 264 (Paper-1) + 240 (Paper-2) = 504

    Maximum marks in Physics: 88 (Paper-1) + 80 (Paper-2) = 168

    Maximum marks in Chemistry: 88 (Paper-1) + 80 (Paper-2) = 168

    Maximum marks in Mathematics: 88 (Paper-1) +80 (Paper-2) = 168

    Click the link below to download JEE Advanced Paper – 2 Practice Papers:-

    JEE Advanced Practice Paper Set: III

    JEE Advanced Practice Paper Set: VI

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