JEE Paper Analysis 2020-21: Check Exam Review Here

IIT JEE Paper Analysis 2020-21: JEE Main 2021 Paper Analysis is released for the February and March 2021 session. Get to know the level of difficulty of this year’s exam paper.

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JEE Paper Analysis 2021 – March session Paper 1 (Morning session)

  1. By students

  • Balanced as questions came from almost all the topics for different sections.
  • Paper 1 was on an easy to moderate level as compared to last year’s paper.
  • There were 3 sections in Paper 1, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and each section had 25 sections. The whole paper was 3 hours long.
  • The mathematics section had some tricky questions when compared to last year’s paper.
  1. By FITJEE

Subjects

Analysis

Physics

·         Level – easy to moderate

·         Questions mainly asked from – gravitation, general electricity and AC circuits.

·         Easy calculations, some numerical and lengthy questions.

·         Theory questions were asked from class 12th NCERT.

Chemistry

·         Level – easy

·         Questions mainly asked from – chemical kinetics, electrochemistry in physical chemistry

·         Inorganic chemistry questions came from NCERT.

·         Organic chemistry had more weightage.

Mathematics

·         Level – moderate

·         Questions mainly asked from algebra and coordinate geometry

·         Lengthy calculations for a few numerical questions.

·         Vectors, matrices, complex numbers in algebra were given more weightage.

JEE Paper Analysis 2021 – February session Paper 1 (Day 3, shift 1)

By students (February 25th)

  • The level of difficulty was moderate.
  • It had 3 sections – physics, chemistry and mathematics.
  • Balanced paper as questions came from almost every topic in every section.

The questions asked from each section in the JEE Main 2021 are mentioned in the table below:

Subjects

Syllabus

Physics

·         Modern physics

·         Kinematics

·         Thermodynamics

·         Wave and ray optics

Chemistry

·         Solutions

Mathematics

·         Matrices

·         Determinant factors

February 24th 

  • Balanced as questions came from almost all the topics for different sections.
  • Paper 1 was on an easy to moderate level as compared to last year’s paper.
  • There were 3 sections in Paper 1, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and each section had 25 sections. The whole paper was 3 hours long.
  • The mathematics section had some tricky questions when compared to last year’s paper.

JEE Paper Analysis 2021 – February session Paper 2

February 23rd

  • The level of questions asked in the exam was somewhat like the ones asked in the JEE Main February session.
  • The level of the exam was moderate when compared to last year.
  • Paper 2 had 3 sections – mathematics, aptitude and drawing.
  • 25 questions were asked from the mathematics section, and 50 from the aptitude section and from drawing. The exam was 3 hours long.
  • According to most of the students, the mathematics section was quite tricky and tough.
  • Students found the drawing section and 3D geometry easy.
  • The mathematics section was tougher when compared to aptitude.

JEE Paper Analysis – Previous year analysis

Let’s have a look at the JEE Main Paper analysis of the year 2020.

  • Questions asked in the Organic chemistry section was more when compared to the last 2 days of the exam.
  • Question to determine the ‘electron magnetic spin’ was asked.
  • 1 question each was asked from metallurgy and biomolecule.
  • Questions from surface chemistry were asked.
  • There were more questions from calculus when compared to other topics.
  • 3D Vector questions were asked in the Mathematics section.
  • There were more questions from class 12th

Particulars

Level of difficulty

Physics

Tough

Chemistry

Easy

Mathematics

Moderate

Overall

Moderate

Paper 1: September 1, 2020

This paper was tougher than the JEE Main January session. Even on the second day, physics was tougher. Here are the details:

  • Some questions were asked from 3D vectors.
  • 1 or 2 questions were from matrices and 1 from complex numbers.
  • Calculus had the highest weightage, then algebra and then coordinate geometry.
  • Some questions were asked from coordinate geometry. 1 from probability and 2 from the differential equation
  • The chemistry section had more theoretical questions and most of the questions were from NCERT.
  • There were more questions from physical and inorganic chemistry when compared to organic chemistry.
  • 1 question each was asked from the ionic buffer, solid-state and GOC.
  • Some questions were asked from solution colligative properties, electrochemistry.
  • Questions of organic chem were based on acidity.
  • 1 question each was asked from Tyndall’s effect and Henry’s constant.
  • There were calculation-based questions in Physics.
  •  The mathematics section was a bit lengthy.

Particulars

Level of difficulty

Physics

Tough

Chemistry

Easy

Mathematics

Moderate

Overall

Moderate

Paper 1: September 2, 2020

The level of chemistry and mathematics was moderate, but physics was tough. The overall level of the exam was moderate. Here are the details:

  • Mathematics questions were lengthy.
  • There were questions from 3D Vector.
  • The chemistry section had conceptual questions.
  • Most questions were from the NCERT.
  • There were numerical based questions in the physics section and also from NCERT.
  • There were questions from mechanics.
  • Similar questions were asked from the NTA Abhyas.
  • IUPAC naming questions were asked in chemistry.
  • The chemistry section was asked almost from NCERT.
  • There were no questions from solid-state, chemical kinetic and solution colligative.
  • There were questions related to marking the closest integer.
  • There was 1 question from Molecular Orbital Theory – Difference in Energy Levels.

Particulars

Level of difficulty

Physics

Tough

Chemistry

Easy

Mathematics

Moderate

Overall

Moderate

Paper 2: September 1, 2020

This is the Paper 2 analysis of the subjects Mathematics, Aptitude and Drawing.

  1. Mathematics

Particulars

Details

Total number of questions

25

Multiple choice questions (MCQs) with a single correct answer

20

Numerical answer type (NAT) questions

5

Marking scheme

MCQs: +4 for correct response, -1 for incorrect response. 0 if not attempted

NAT: +4 for correct response and 0 in all other cases

Total marks

100

Level of difficulty

Tough

Topics with higher weightage

Hyperbola, Measurements, 3-D Geometry

2. Aptitude

Particulars

Details

Total number of questions

50

Multiple choice questions (MCQs) with a single correct answer

50

Marking scheme

MCQs: +4 for correct response, -1 for incorrect response. 0 if not attempted

Total marks

200

Level of difficulty

Easy

Topics with higher weightage

Patterns and Sequence, Top view, Front view, Architecture related questions

3. Drawing

Particulars

Details

Total number of questions

2 (50 marks each)

Total marks

100

Level of difficulty

Easy

IIT JEE Paper Analysis: January session 2020

  • The students who appeared for the exam on 7th January found Paper 1 easy when compared to last year.
  • The students who appeared for the exam on 6th Jan found Paper 2 of easy to moderate level.

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FAQs on the JEE Paper Analysis 2021

What is the level of difficulty of JEE Main 201 by FITJEE?

The level of the JEE exam was moderate.

How many questions were asked from Metallurgy this year?

Only one.

Were there any questions from 3D Vector in mathematics?

There were some questions from 3D Vector.

In the March session, were there any questions of the chemistry section from the NCERT?

Yes, the questions of inorganic chemistry were from NCERT.

In paper 1 from September 3rd, were there questions from the Tyndall effect?

Yes, there was one question.

Were there questions from solid-state in Paper 1, September 2nd?

No questions were from this section.

What was the level of JEE Main Paper 1 on September 2nd 2020?

It was of moderate level.

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