JEE Main 17 March Analysis: Shift 1 Answer Key, PCM Asked Questions with Difficulty Level

National Testing Agency on Wednesday, March 17 conducts JEE Main 2021 Paper 1 (B.E, B.Tech) computer-based examination for the 2nd day. JEE Main March 2021 session 2 examination is reportedly being held in two shifts. An analysis of the examination to be shared below after the examination is over.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Mar 17, 2021 13:37 IST
JEE Main 17 March Analysis: Shift 1 Answer Key, PCM Asked Questions with Difficulty Level
Students outside the exam centre- Representational

National Testing Agency organizes JEE Main 2021 computer-based examination for the second day of March Session-2 today. The examination is held in two shifts- the first shift starting from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and the second shift from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. After each shift of the examination, an analysis of the 17th March held shift 1 and 2 is being shared.

As per the reports, the JEE Main 17 March examination is being conducted in 334 Cities including 12 cities outside India in Baharain, Colombo, Doha, Dubai, Kathmandu, Kualalumpur, Lagos, Muscat, Riyadh, Sharjah, Singapore, and Kuwait. All COVID-19 related precautions are being taken as per the latest guidelines. While assuring the candidates of the highest professional standards of the exam, the NTA requested the cooperation of all the stakeholders for the orderly conduct of the exam.

JEE Main Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech) examination began on Wednesday, March 17, 2021. The second session of JEE Mains exams will continue till March 18. The first shift of the examination began at 9 am. According to the statistics provided by NTA, about 6,19,638 candidates have registered for the March 2021 session examinations.

After the JEE Main Phase 2 examination concludes, NTA will be releasing the official Answer key, Response Sheets of the candidates at http://jeemain.nta.nic.in. National Testing Agency would display the question paper attempted by the candidate and Answer keys for inviting challenges on the website in due course. Ahead of the publication of the official JEE Main 2021 Answer key, an analysis of the 17th March is hereby shared.

JEE Main 2021 Phase-II, 17 March 1st Shift Analysis: 

National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts the JEE main 2021 examination in computer-based mode. The examination carried a total of 90 questions encapsulated in two sections i.e Section A and Section B.

Section A carrying Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs) and Section B will contain Questions whose answers are to be filled in as a numerical value. In Section B, candidates have to attempt any five questions out of 10. 

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JEE Main 17 March Shift 1 Analysis:

JEE Main 2021 Paper 1 is reportedly held in “Computer Based Test (CBT)” mode. The first shift exam was held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (IST). According to the students, the level of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics questions were 'Moderate'. On Wednesday, JEE Main Paper 1 is held for Bachelor in Engineering (B.E) and Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) admissions for the academic session 2021-22.

Mathematics Questions: As many as 20 questions were asked in Section A (MCQs) followed by 10 Numerical Type questions from section B. Questions were asked from Sets, Relations, Function, Complex Number, Permutation & Combination, Calculus, Differential Equation, Co-ordinate Geometry, Probability, and Trigonometry, etc.

Mathematics (Part A)- 25 MCQ questions- 'Moderate' Level.

Physics Questions-  As many as 20 questions MCQs were asked in Section A, followed by 10 Numerical Type questions from section B. In Physics, questions were asked from Motion in 2D, Kinetics, Physics Measurement, Gravitation, Rotational Motion, Electrostatics, Thermodynamics, Wave motion, Current Electricity, Magnetism, Optics, Magnetism etc.

Physics Questions difficulty level- 'Moderate to Difficult 'Level

Chemistry Questions: Questions from the Chemistry sections were asked in difficulty level 'Easy to Moderate'. Questions were asked from- Basic Concept in Chemistry, States of Matter, Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure, Chemical Thermodynamics, Solution, Hydrogen Compounds, p-Block elements, Co-ordination Compounds, d-f block Elements, Polymers, & Hydrocarbons etc.

Chemistry level- 'Easy to Moderate' Level.

JEE Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics Questions and the paper analysis by the experts- (Video credit- GradeUp JEE Main)

Note- According to the marking scheme for MCQs, a correct answer or the best Answer would allot four marks (+4) whereas, for each incorrect answer one mark (-1) will be deducted.

Students Reactions after the 17th March JEE Main paper- Video credit- Mohit Tyagi

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JEE Main Shift 2 Analysis: Computer-based exam for the second shift is scheduled from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (IST). The analysis will be available after the 2nd shift examination is over.