MHT-CET Answer Key 2020: October 20 PCM Question Paper Analysis Shift 1, 2 Explained

CET Cell of Maharashtra holds MHT CET (PCM Group) exam on October 20, 2020 exam in two shifts. As exam concludes on Tuesday, CET Cell would publish the solved Answer key and response sheet of candidates. Here's question paper analysis for shift 1 and 2, is explained.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Oct 20, 2020 17:59 IST
MHT-CET Answer Key 2020: October 20 PCM Question Paper Analysis Shift 1, 2 Explained
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Maharashtra CET Cell holding the Online MHT CET Computer Based test on 20 October, 2020 would display Shift 1/ 2 answer key. CET Cell shall publish in its web site provisional and final MHT-CET answer key. Candidates appear for the Common Entrance Test (Engineering) Oct 20, 2020 PCM Group examination Shift 1/ 2, will be able to download Answer key, Response sheet and Challenges.

Common Entrance Test Cell conducts MHT CET Octobrer 20 Online examination in two sessions. The examination was conducted successfully at allotted centres. MHT CET Engineering online exam on 16 October held for the fifth consecutive day. The examination was conducted following the social-distancing, at allotted examination centres in Maharashtra. The students were only allowed wearing face masks/ covers and carrying personal hand sanitizer/ water bottles.

CET cell on behalf of Directorate of Higher Education, Maharashtra state would display provisional Answer key and response sheet at the web site- Candidates would get MHT CET PCM Group exam (October 20) Shift 1/ 2 paper analysis, after the conduct of exam. From experts' views on MHT CET Oct 20, 2020 to the paper difficulty level and from students' reactions after the exam to the asked questions and weightage given, are elaborated.

According to the sources, CET Cell organized MHT CET Engineering October 20 exam was held in two shifts for the last date. The Online Computer based test consisted of a total 150 Multiple Choice based Objective type questions. The questions were from Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics section. Engineering online examination, an online publication of provisional Answer key/ response sheet to be displayed. Candidates will be able to check the availability of MHT CET 2020 Answer key for Engineering or PCM group courses at

Ahead of the display of MHT CET 2020 Answer key, candidates can have a look at the MHT CET 20 October shift 1/ 2  paper analysis. Candidates can view the overall paper analysis, difficulty level of Engineering shift 1/ 2 exam and weightage given to a particular section of Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics. Shift 1 paper was of easy level and shift 2 online exam was overall reorted easy to moderate level, says expert.

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MHT CET 2020 PCM online exam a total of 150 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) from Class 11th & Class 12th syllabus were asked. The time duration of the MHT CET PCM was allotted 180 minutes. The questions were based on Syllabus of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education. 20% weightage was given to the questions from Std. XI syllabus and 80% weightage to the questions from Std. XII syllabus. In 20th October MHT CET Shift 1 and 2 questions were asked in PCM Group papers, were from the following topics-

Physics Questions: Physics section contained questions on Motion in a plane, Motion in a straight line, Gravitation, Atoms & Nuclei, Dual Nature of Matter, Optics, Electromagnetism, Current Electricity, Electrostatics, Unit & Measurements, Gravitation, Oscillation, Work, Power & Energy, Semiconductors, Rotational motion and Communication Systems.

Chemistry Section: Questions in this section were asked from Basic concepts of Chemistry, States of Matter: Gases and liquids, Redox reaction, Hydrogen & its compounds, s-Block elements (Alkali and alkaline earth metals), Basic principles & techniques in Organic Chemistry, Solution, Electrochemistry, Coordination Compound, Biomolecules, Polymers, Chemistry in Everyday Life (DNA, RNA), Chemical Kinetics and p-block elements and their properties.

Mathematics questions were asked were from Classs 11th & 12th NCERT. Topics include Matrices & Determinant, Pair of Straight Lines, Circle, Conics, Trigonometric Functions, Vectors, 3-D Geometry, Plane, Linear Programming Problems, Continuity, Applications of Derivative, Integration, Differentiation, Integration, Differential Equation, Probability Distribution, Statistics and Bernoulli Theorem, Binomial Distribution, Relation & Function, Algebra, Calculus, Vector, Probability, Linear Programming etc.

Note- Provisional Answer key of each version of MHT CET PCM question paper & Candidate’s response will be made available on website as per schedule. The Candidate’s response will be available to each candidate after entering Password and Registration ID.