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JEE Advanced 2016: Paper Analysis

May 23, 2016 09:00 IST

    The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2016 [JEE (Advanced) 2016] was conducted  by  the  seven  zonal  IITs  under  the  guidance  of  the  Joint  Admission Board  (JAB)  2016 on 22 May 2016 (Sunday).

    The  examination  consisted  of  two  papers,  Paper  1  and  Paper  2,  each  of  three hours duration. While JEE (Advanced) Paper-1 was almost similar to that held in 2015, JEE (Advanced) Paper-2 drastically differed from the previous year paper. match questions were missing from the paper. Also, this year IIT Guwahati, the examination body, decided to introduce partial marking pattern.

    A brief pattern description has been given in this table:

     

    Single Choice Correct

    One or More Choice Correct

    Single Digit Integer

    Comprehension MCQ

     

    Paper 1

    Paper 2

    Paper 1

    Paper 2

    Paper 1

    Paper 2

    Paper 1

    Paper 2

    No. of Que.

    5

    6

    8

    8

    5

    4

    Marks

    3

    3

    4

    4

    3

    3

    Negative Marking

    −1

    −1

    −2

    −2

    Partial Marking

    1

    1

    In JEE Advanced Paper 1 physics paper was very conceptual and difficult, chemistry was based on fundamentals and was moderate and mathematics paper was lengthy and some questions were tricky.

    In JEE Advanced Paper – 2 also, physics questions were tough, chemistry was moderate and mathematics question were even lengthier than paper 1.

    Get the JEE Advanced Material:

    IIT JEE Advanced Syllabus

    IIT JEE Advanced Question Papers

    JEE Advanced Practice Papers

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