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JEE Mains 2016 - Exam Pattern
Exam Paper Type : Both Online and Pen & Paper | Exam Duration : 3.0 Hr
JEE Mains comprises of two papers.
The candidates seeking for the B.Tech/B.E must avail the paper 1 and the candidates seeking for the B.Arch/B.Planning must avail the paper 2.
Here is a description of JEE Mains paper 1-
Total Questions- 90
Total Marks- 360
Test Duration- 3 hrs
Marking System in Paper –1 -
- Each question is allotted 4 (four) marks for the correct response. 1⁄4 (one-fourth) marks i.e. one mark will be deducted for indicating the incorrect response of each question.
- No deduction from the total score will be made if no response is indicated for a question.
For Details of Paper-2 go to- https://www.collegedekho.com/exams/jeemain-barchb-planning-2017/
JEE Mains 2016 Syllabus
- Visual Reasoning
- Number series
- Letter Series
- Series Missing Numbers
- Odd one out
- Blood Relation
- Coding Decoding
- Direction and Distance test
- Ranking Tests
- Sitting Arrangement
- Linear Arrangements
- Matrix Arrangements
- Mathematical Puzzles
- Venn Diagram
- Strong & Weak Arguments
- Statements Assumptions
- Statements and Conclusions
- Statements & Inferences
- Logical Sequence of Words
- Verbal Classification (Odd one out)
- Logical Deduction (based on syllogism)
- Course of Action
- Causes and Effects
- Awareness of Persons, Places, Buildings, Materials
- Objects, Texture related to Architecture
- Build - Environment
- Visualising three dimensional objects from two dimensional drawings
- Visualising different sides of three dimensional objects
- Memory drawing
- Perspective drawing
- Correct Proportions
- Pencil Rendering
- Creating 2-Dimensional composition from given geometric or non-geometric shapes
- Colour Rendering
- Creating Logos
- Colour Schemes
- Creating 3-Dimensional composition from given geometric or non-geometric forms
- Creating the effect of light and shadow
- Creating structural forms from 3- D elements.
- Ordinary Differential Equations
- Solution Of Differential Equations
- Homogeneous And Linear Differential Equations
- Measures Of Dispersion
- Standard Deviation
- Principle Of Counting, Permutation
- Application of definite integrals
- Definite integrals and their properties
- Methods of integration
- Integration as the inverse process of differentiation
- Mathematical Induction And Applications
- Complex Numbers
- Algebra Of Complex Numbers
- Quadratic Equations
- Sets And Their Representation
- Equivalence Relations, Functions
- Logical Operations
- Converse And Contrapositive
- Inverse Trigonometric function
- Solution of Triangle
- Measurement of angles
- Co-ordinate axes and co-ordinate planes
- Angle between two lines
- Equation of a plane
- Binomial Theorem For Integral Index
- Matrices & Determinants
- Inverse of A Square Matrix
- Real – Valued Functions
- Algebra Of Functions
- Rational, Trigonometric
- Inverse Functions
- Rolle’s And Lagrange’s Mean Value Theorems
- Applications Of Derivatives
- logarithmic and exponential function
- Cartesian System Of Rectangular Co-Ordinates
- Straight Lines
- Circles, Conic Sections
- Vectors And Scalars, Products
- Arithmetic and geometric progressions
- Special Series
- Geometric Progression
- Chemical reactions
- Gaseous state
- Liquid state
- Solid state
- Morden Peirodic Law of Periodic table
- Alkali and Alkaline
- Earth Metals
- Aldehyde and Ketones
- Carboxylic Acids
- Organic Compound hydroxyl
- Inorganic Compound
- Titrinilide Excerises
- Colloidal State
- Enzyme catalysis
- Aspects of Kinetics
- Factor Affecting the Rate of the Reactions
- Mechanism of Reaction
- Surface Chemistry Adsorption
- Mole Concentration
- Chemical Solutions
- Physical Equilibrium
- Chemical Equilibria
- Ionic Equilibria
- Factors Affecting Equilibria
- Purification – Crystallization
- Quantitative Analysis
- Qualitative analysis
- Chemicals In Medicines
- Chemicals In Food
- Cleansing agents
- Group 13 elements
- Group 14 elements
- Group 15 elements
- Group 16 elements
- Group 17 elements
- Group 18 elements
- Diazoniums salts
- General Introduction of biomolecules
- Halogens Reactions
- Environmental Effects Of Chloroform & Iodoform
- Valence electrons, Ionic Bond
- Molecular Structure
- Covalent Bond
- Intermolecular Forces
- Metallic Bond
- Introduction To Co-Ordination Compounds,
- Electrolytic Conduction
- Redox Reactions
- The Biological Cell
- Nucleic Acids
- Chemicals in medicine, health-care and food
- Aromatic Hydrocarbons
- Transition elements
- General Introduction and classification of polymers
- Atomic Introduction
- Quantum mechanics
- Electron atoms
- Classification of Organic Chemistry
- Electronic displacement in a covalent bond
- Nomenclature (Trivial and IUPAC)
- Common types of organics Reactions
- Mole concept and molar mass
- Atomic And Molecular Masses
- Laws Of Chemical Combination
- General introduction
- Dalton’s atomic theory
- Different Concentration Of Solution
- Vapour Pressure Of Solutions And Raoult’s Law
- Ideal And Non-Ideal Solutions
- Principles and Methods of Extraction
- Hydrogen as a fuel
- Physical and Chemical Properties of water
- Hydrogen in periodic table
- Description of rotation velocity
- Rotational motion
- Moment of inertia
- Torque and angular momentum
- Conservation of angular momentum
- Rolling motion
- Bio-Savert’s law and its applications
- Ampere’s law and its applications
- Magnetic moment of a current loop
- Lorentz force Law
- Force in Uniform Magnetic Field
- Newton’s laws
- Circular motion
- Force and Inertia
- Statics and Kinetics friction
- Dynamics of uniform circular motion
- Gravitational potential energy
- Newton’s law of gravitation
- Motion of planets
- Law Of Equipartition Of Energy
- Application Of Specific Heat Capacities
- Coulomb’s law
- Electric field
- Electrostatic potential and Electrostatic potential energy
- Gauss’ law and its applications
- Electric dipole
- Capacitance and dielectrics
- Dual Nature Of Radiation
- Hertz And Lenard’s Observations
- Photoelectric Effect
- Einstein’s Photoelectric Equation
- Particle Nature Of Light
- Matter Waves-Wave Nature Of Particle
- De Broglie Relation
- Davisson-Germer Experiment
- Energy bands in solids
- Semiconductor diode
- Junction transistor
- Logic gates
- Thermal equilibrium and temperature
- Specific heat, Heat Transfer
- Heat, Work and Internal Energy
- Second Law of thermodynamics, Carnot engine
- Ohm’s law, Joule heating
- Electric Cell and Internal Resistance
- kirchhof's Law
- Laws Of Reflection And Refraction
- Lenses and mirrors
- Optical instruments
- Interference in thin films
- Diffraction due to a single slit
- Electromagnetic waves
- Progressive sinusoidal waves
- Standing waves in strings and pipes
- Superposition of waves, beats
- Doppler Effect
- Work done by a force
- Kinetic energy and work-energy theorem
- Conservative forces and potential energy
- Conservation of mechanical energy
- Units Different systems of units, SI units
- Dimensional Analysis
- Precision and significant figures
- Fundamental measurements in Physic
- Properties of vectors
- Position, velocity and acceleration vectors
- Motion with constant acceleration
- Projectile motion
- Uniform circular motion
- Relative motion
- Faraday’s law, Lenz’s law, eddy currents
- Self and mutual inductance
- Transformers and generators
- Alternating current
- AC circuits, LCR circuits
- Kinematics of simple harmonic motion
- Spring mass system, simple and compound pendulum
- Forced & damped oscillations
- Electromagnetic Waves Characteristics
- Electromagnetic Spectrum
- Propagation Of Electromagnetic Waves
- Bandwidth Of Transmission Medium
- Basic Elements Of A Communication System
- Pressure, density and Archimedes’ principle
- Viscosity and Surface Tension
- Bernoulli’s theorem
- Alpha-Particle Scattering Experiment
- Bohr Model, Energy Levels
- Hydrogen Spectrum
- Composition And Size Of Nucleus
- Beta And Gamma
- Radioactive Decay Law
- Mass-Energy Relation And Defect
- Binding Energy Per Nucleon
- Nuclear Fission And Fusion
- Rutherford’s model of atom
JEE Mains Exam Prepartions FAQ
1) Is it possible for candidates to change the exam mode if they wish?
Candidates can change their exam mode. However, the mode of examination can be changed from the pen and paper based mode to the computer based mode of examination only.
2) Is computer based examination for B.E. and B.Tech only?
Yes,Computer based examination for B.E. and B.Tech only.
3) What are JEE-MAIN and JEE-ADVANCED examinations ?
The erstwhile AIEEE exam will now be called as JEE-MAIN exam and erstwhile IIT-JEE will now be called as JEE-ADVANCED exam. To appear in JEE-ADVANCED, one has to appear in JEE-MAIN first and should be in top 1.5 lakh candidates category wise.
4) Is there any option available that the Hindi Medium paper comes in both the languages?
Yes, Hindi medium paper will be bilingual in English and Hindi medium.
5) Will a candidate have a choice to change the mode of examination?
Yes, but a candidate can change mode of examination from pen & paper examination to computer based examination.
6) What is the number of permissible attempts to appear for JEE Main ?
The permissible number of attempts is limited to three.
7) What is the eligibility for private candidates?
- Candidates targeting JEE Main must have qualified Class XII or equivalent qualifying exam in 2016 or 2017. Those who will be appearing in their Class XII exam or equivalent qualifying exam in 2017 are eligible for JEE Main 2017.
- Students, who qualified Class XII or equivalent qualifying exam in 2014 or before are not be eligible. Even candidates who will be appearing for Class XII or equivalent qualifying exam in 2018 or later are not eligible for JEE Main 2017.
- Additionally, candidates who appeared in Class XII/equivalent qualifying exam in 2014, did not pass in 2014, but passed in 2015 are also not eligible to appear in JEE Main 2017.
- The eligibility criteria for JEE Main 2017 is same for both regular and private candidates.
8) What is the eligibility for Diploma candidates?
Diploma holders are eligible only for JEE Advanced examination. But in order to appear for JEE Advanced 2017, a diploma candidate can apply for JEE Main 2017 however his/her JEE Main 2017 score and rank will not be declared because a diploma holder cannot apply for admission in NITs and CFTIs through JEE Main.
9) What will be pattern of examination for JEE-MAIN 2013 (both for B.E./B.TECH. and B.ARCH) please inform ? What will be the duration of exam?
Subject combination for each paper and type of questions in each paper are given in the table below:
TYPE OF QUESTIONS
TYPE OF QUESTIONS
Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
Objective type questions with equal
weightage to Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
Mathematics – Part I Aptitude Test – Part II & Drawing Test – Part III
Objective type questions Objective
type questions questions to test Drawing Aptitude
Requirement of papers for different courses is given in the table below:
10) Will there be negative marking in JEE-Main exam 2013 ? What will be the typology of the questions therein ?
YES. There will be objective type questions with four options having single correct answer. For each incorrect response, one fourth (1/4) of the total marks allotted to the question would be deducted. No deduction from the total score will, however, be made if no response is indicated for an item in the answer sheet.
11) What is age criteria to be eligible for JEE Main ?
Only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1988 are eligible. However, in the case of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PWD) candidates, upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years, i.e. SC, ST and PWD candidates who were born on or after October 01, 1983 are eligible. Date of birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate only will be taken as authentic.
12) When are the candidates appearing in class 12th examination in 2017 or improvement examination in 2017 supposed to enter their roll number of class 12th?
The roll number data of class 12th examination of 2017 is being collected from all the boards and it will be linked on the website of JEE Main 2017. The candidates at the time of downloading their admit cards of JEE Main 2017 will have to enter their roll number of class 12th which will be verified with the data received from the concerned board and thereafter it will be updated in the database. In case, the roll number of class 12th of any particular candidate(s) is not provided by the concerned board, such candidates will not be able to download their admit card of JEE Main . The candidates appearing in improvement examination of class 12th in 2017 will get a chance in the last week of May or first week of June 2017 to confirm as to which result/roll number of class 12th (i.e. of the year 2016 or 2017) they want to get considered for calculation of All India Rank of JEE Main 2017.
13) If a candidate wants to opt for bothB.E./B.Tech and B.Planning/B.Arch from city of computer based exam,than how will a candidate appear for B.Arch/B Planning exam?
His/Her B.E./B.Tech Exam will be conducted in computer based exam mode and B.Planning/B.Archin offline mode in the same city.
14) Why are there no sample papers for offline exams?
The mock test available on website is for all the candidates who have opted either for pen and paper based mode or computer based mode. However it is also for practice purpose and to give candidates look and feel of the Computer Based Examination (CBE). Questions from the previous years are uploaded on JEE (Main) website.
15) What will be medium of examinations of JEE-MAIN and JEE-ADVANCED ?
Hindi and English. The JEE-MAIN examination will also be conducted in the Regional Languages of the State(s) on the requests of such State(s) who are participating in JEE(Main) for their State Engineering Colleges/ Universities. However JEE-ADVANCED will be conducted in English/Hindi medium only.
16) Can I use calculator for calculations in the JEE-Main exam ?
Use of electronic devices like mobile phone, calculator, iPod, etc. is NOT PERMITTED in JEE (Main). Also materials like log table, book, notebook, etc. Should NOT be brought into the examination hall.
17) I am a blind student. Will I get amanuenses ?
Provision has been made to provide amanuenses to the blind candidates. Candidate has to contact Executive Director, JEE(Main) for JEE(Main) exam one month before the examination along with medical certificate issued by the competent authority.
Amanuenses will be provided by the Center Superintendent. Class XI student of Commerce/Humanities without Mathematics will only be provided as amanuenses. One hour extra time will also be allowed to such candidates.
18) Will a candidate be getting some practice test? If yes, than how and when ?
Yes, the mock test is available on CBSE / JEE websites and can be downloaded for the practice.
19) If a candidate has selected medium want to see question in Hindi for more clarity or vice-a-versa, is this possible ?
Yes you can easily do with the click of computer of question paper as English but mouse.
20) Will there be a question booklet like in offline examination?
In Computer Based Examination the questions will appear on computer screen along with the answer options. Instruction page will also be displayed before the actual test begins. The time of reading of instructions will not be part of examination duration.