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JEE Main 2020 Paper Pattern

Sep 27, 2019 by Admin
JEE Main 2020 Paper Pattern

 

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has made some major changes in JEE Main 2020 exam paper pattern which would be an actual dhamaka for meritorious students.

With the changes in question paper pattern of JEE Main most of the students are happy with the modernized JEE Main 2020 Paper Pattern as the questions has reduced. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has renewed the paper structure and the format goes like 75 questions from physics, chemistry and mathematics with 20 multiple-choice questions (MCQ) in each paper and 5 integer-type questions. Upon this JEE Main 2020 paper 1 total number of questions asked is reduced to 75, previously total number of questions asked in JEE Main paper 1 was 90.

As known from now on JEE Main examination will be conducted two times in a year the first attempt of JEE Main 2020 will be held from 6th of January (Monday) to 11th of January (Saturday) and the second edition of JEE Main 2020 will be conducted from 3rd of April (Friday) to 9th of April (Thursday).

JEE Main 2020 application form is released by examination authority and the last date to fill the form is 30th of September 2019.

Events

BE/B.Tech

B.Arch./B.Planning

Mode of Exam

Online

Online - Mathematics and Aptitude (B.planning)
Offline - Drawing

Duration of Exam

3 hours (180 minutes)

3 hours (180 minutes)

No. of divisions and subjects

3 - Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

3 - Aptitude, Mathematics and Drawing

No. of questions

75

77

Total Marks of JEE Main

300

400

 

So now what are integer-type questions?

Questions with answers in integer are called integer-type questions these questions will not have options to tick, only clue is that the answer needs to be an integer unlike Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) having options to select one. Answers will be based on the approximations taken to solve the query. However weightage of each question remains the same and apart from MCQs there are no negative markings for other questions.

Subjects

No. of questions

Marks

Physics

25 (20+5)

100

Chemistry

25 (20+5)

100

Mathematics

25 (20+5)

100

Total

75

300

 

Few teachers say that revamped question paper of JEE Main 2020 will need students more practice and precision as the answers must be exact and it is an end to guess work unlike MCQs. However it will test true merit student, which will actually help the deserving students. This is to make students understand the subject or concept to excel in that and not just glance it also students cannot approach with elimination method which is a real discourage.

Quick Advise for students

  • While solving integer-type questions students need to solve it very carefully
  • With the sudden change in the JEE Main exam pattern, students are directed not to panic, you never know this change might be in the favour of your future.
  • If students are prepared well in advance and practised correctly one can easily solve even the difficulty level questions.

Master tips for revamped JEE Main 2020 paper pattern

  • Attempt for mock test or any sample test to master these integer-based questions so students can get ready for all the possible type of questions in the integer-type section.
  • “Practice makes man perfect” so on a regular practice to solve integer-type questions with confidence and tranquillity one will be able to tackle JEE Main integer-type questions. Students still have time to work on it for the January edition test.