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JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2 Question Paper Analysis (Available), Answer Key, Solutions

Sakunth Kumar
Sakunth KumarUpdated On: August 31, 2021 | JEE Main

Day 1 & Shift 2 of JEE Main August 2021 Phase 4 has been conducted on August 26. Check the detailed question paper analysis of JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2 exam along with memory-based question paper, solutions and answer key. The difficulty level of the exam was moderate.

JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2 Question Paper Analysis, Answer Key, Solutions

Day 1 & Shift 2 of JEE Main 2021 Phase 4 has been conducted on August 26 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. As per the revised exam pattern of JEE Main 2021, 90 questions are given in the question paper (30 each from Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics). There is an internal choice for NAT questions where the candidates are required to answer 5 out of 10 questions. There is no negative marking for the wrong attempts for NAT questions, and the subject-specific questions have a negative mark of -1 for each wrong attempt. You can check the detailed question paper analysis of JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2 along with section-wise difficulty level, weightage, memory-based question paper and solutions. The official answer key of JEE Main 2021 Phase 4 is expected to be released within 2 days after the completion of the Phase 4 exam. On the other hand, the Phase 4 result of JEE Main 2021 can be expected by September 10.

Subject-wise Difficulty Level Rating of JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2

The subject-wise difficulty level rating of JEE Main 26th August Shift 2 is as follows -

Overall Difficulty Rating3.5 out of 5
Physics3.5 out of 5
Chemistry3 out 5
Mathematics3 out of 5

JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2 Quick Analysis Video

Major Highlights of JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2 Analysis

The Shift 2 exam concluded at 6:00 PM. The major highlights of Shift 2 analysis can be checked below -

  • As per the primary feedback received, the difficulty level of the exam was moderate
  • Mathematics was lengthy and a little hard (difficult to moderate)
  • Inorganic Chemistry & Organic Chemistry had good weightage in this shift
  • Assertation-based questions were more
  • Physics was moderate
  • There were questions from Biomolecules, Polymers and Chemistry in Everyday Life in Chemistry
  • Chemistry was NCERT-based
  • There were questions on Gravitation, Semi-Conductors and a minimum of one question from each topic
  • When compared to the difficulty level of previous sessions, the difficulty level is almost the same (moderate)
  • Almost 20 questions from Organic & Inorganic Chemistry

Detailed JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2 Question Paper Analysis

The detailed exam analysis of JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2 has been updated. This analysis is based on student and expert feedback. If you had appeared for the exam, you can also share your feedback through the feedback form above.

Aspect

Analysis

Overall Difficulty Level of the Exam

Moderate

Difficulty Level of Mathematics

Moderate

Difficulty Level of Physics

Moderately Difficult

Difficulty Level of Chemistry

Moderate to Easy

Chapters/ Topics with more Weightage in Mathematics

  • Coordinate Geometry
  • Calculus
  • Vectors
  • Differential Calculus

Chapters/ Topics with more Weightage in Physics

  • Mechanics
  • Modern Physics
  • Thermodynamics

Chapters/ Topics with more Weightage in Chemistry

  • Organic & Inorganic Chemistry

Difficulty Level of NAT Questions

Average

Expected Average Number of Good Attempts

40-43

Expected Number of Very Good Attempts

60+

Difficulty Level Comparison – Shift 1 vs Shift 2

Shift 2 slightly tougher than Shift 1

Difficulty Level Comparison – Aug 26 Shift 2 vs July 20 Shift 2 vs March 16 Shift 2 vs Feb 24 Shift 2

A little bit easier than previous sessions (as per student feedback)

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Division of Syllabus in JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2 (based on Memory-Based Paper)

The division of Class 11th & 12th syllabus in JEE Main 26th August Shift 2 paper is as follows -

Name of the SubjectTotal No. of Questions from Class 11 SyllabusTotal No. of Questions from Class 12 Syllabus
Chemistry917
Mathematics89
Physics1614

Section-Wise Difficulty Level of JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2

The section-wise difficulty level of JEE Main 26h Aug 2021 Shift 2 is as follows -

Name of the SubjectTotal No. of Easy QuestionsTotal No. of Medium QuestionsTotal No. of Difficult Questions
Chemistry6182
Mathematics962
Physics10137

Physics Chapter-Wise Weightage in JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2

The chapter-wise weightage of Physics in JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2 is as follows -

Name of the ChapterTotal No. of Questions (as per memory-based Paper)
Electrodynamics8
Heat & Thermodynamics4
Mechanics9
Modern Physics6
Optics2
SHM & Waves1

Physics Topic-Wise Weightage in JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2

The topic-wise weightage of Physics in JEE Main 26th August Shift 2 is as follows -

Name of the TopicTotal No. of Questions
Alternating Current1
Capacitance1
Current Electricity2
Electro-Magnetic Induction2
Electrostatics2
Calorimetry & Thermal Expansion2
KTG & Thermodynamics2
Circular Motion1
Elasticity & Viscosity1
Error in Measurement2
Friction & Vectors1
Rigid Body Dynamics1
Unit & Dimensions1
Projectile Motion1
Electromagnetic Waves & Communication2
Nuclear Physics1
Semiconductors2
Atomic Physics1
Geometrical Optics & Physical Optics1
Wave Optics1
String Wave1

Chemistry Chapter-Wise Weightage in JEE Main 26th Aug Shfit 2

The chapter-wise weightage of Chemistry in JEE Main 26th August Shift 2 is as follows -

Name of the ChapterTotal No. of Questions
Inorganic Chemistry-18
Inorganic Chemistry-24
Organic Chemistry-11
Organic Chemistry-27
Physical Chemistry-13
Physical Chemistry-23

Chemistry Topic-Wise Weightage in JEE Main 26th August Shift 2

The topic-wise weightage of Chemistry in JEE Main 26th August Shift 2 is as follows -

Name of the TopicTotal No. of Questions
Chemical Bonding2
Environmental Chemistry1
Hydrogen & its Compounds1
s-block1
p-block3
Coordination Compounds3
Metallurgy1
General Organic Chemistry1
Aromatic Compounds2
Biomolecules1
Chemistry in Everyday Life1
Organic Reaction Mechanism1
Stereoisomerism1
Carbonyl Compounds1
Chemical Equilibrium1
Gaseous State1
Mole Concept1
Electrochemistry1
Solution & Colligative Properties1
Surface Chemistry1

Mathematics Chapter-Wise Weightage in JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2

The chapter-wise weightage in JEE Main 26th August Shift 2 is as follows -

Name of the ChapterTotal No. of Questions
Complex Numbers2
Coordinate Geometry2
Differential Calculus2
Integral Calculus2
Matrix & Determinants1
Probability1
Quadratic Equation1
Sequence & Series1
Statistics1
Trigonometry2
Vector & 3D2

Mathematics Topic-Wise Weightage in JEE Main 26th Aug Shift 2

The topic-wise weightage of Mathematics in JEE Main 26th August Shift 2 is as follows -

Name of the TopicTotal No. of Questions
Complex Numbers2
Circle1
Hyperbola1
Application of Derivatives1
Definite Integration1
Differential Equation1
Matrices & Determinants1
Probability1
Quadratic Equation1
Sequence & Series1
Statistics1
Inverse Trigonometric Function1
Trigonometric Ratio & Identities1
Three Dimensional Geometry2

JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2 Question Paper

You can download the PDF of JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2 memory-based question paper from the link available below.

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JEE Main 26th Aug 2021 Shift 2 Unofficial Answer Key

Till the official answer key of JEE Main 2021 Phase 4 is released, you can download the unofficial answer key to estimate your score or percentile. The PDF can be downloaded through the link below.

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JEE Main 2021 Phase 4 Exam Analysis (All Shifts)

You can check the shift-wise exam analysis of JEE Main 2021 Phase 4 by clicking on the links below –

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