April 3, 2017 Plabita

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JEE Main 2017 Analysis by Resonance** - The JEE Main 2017 exam was conducted on April 2, 2017. JEE Main 2017 was conducted in two parts -Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 for B.E/B.Tech was conducted from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and Paper 2 for B. Arch./B.Planning was conducted from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.The candidates who took JEE Main 2017 Paper 1 can check the JEE Main analysis 2017 by Resonance here to know the topics from which the questions were asked, the marks distribution, the difficulty level and more such details. The paper pattern according to Resonance was same as last year. The paper had 90 questions each worth 4 marks. All questions were objective type with a single correct option. Each subject carried 30 questions of 120 marks. As per JEE Main 2017 Analysis by Resonance, the overall difficulty was easier than last year, mathematics was tough as compared to chemistry and physics. The cut off of JEE Main 2017 will be higher from last year for all categories.With the help of the JEE Main 2017 analysis by Resonance and cutoff, candidates will be able to evaluate their performance in the entrance examination and check their chances for admission to the B.Tech/B.E programmes offered by the 31 NITs, 20 IITs and 18 GFTIs. Candidates who are going to appear for JEE Main 2017 in the online mode on April 08 and 09, are also advised to check the analysis of JEE Main 2017 by Resonance. It will help them to get an insight into the exam. To check the complete JEE Main 2017 analysis by Resonance, read the article given below on this page.

Candidates seeking admission into various undergraduate engineering programmes appeared for Paper 1 of JEE Main 2017 in the morning session from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM. The paper comprised questions from Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics subjects. Candidates were given a total duration of 3 hours to complete the exam. The paper analysis of JEE Main 2017 by Resonance has been provided here.

Answer key of JEE Main 2017 has been released by Resonance for all the 4 sets of question booklet on April 02. It provides the answers to the questions asked in the exam. The JEE Main 2017 answer key by Resonance will help candidates to match their responses with the answer key to calculate the expected JEE Main 2017 score. After calculating the score, candidates can also use the rank predictor of JEE Main 2017 to estimate the rank they might expect to get.

The JEE Main 2017 cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to obtain to qualify the entrance examination. Resonance Institute has released the list of expected cutoff along with the analysis of the exam. The cutoff of JEE Main 2017 will be used for the preparation of JEE Main rank list. The cutoff is also the basis for filtering the top 2,20,000 candidates for JEE Advanced 2017 for admission into the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). The cutoff trend of the past three years is given below in the table:

JEE Main Cutoff |
General |
OBC (NCL) |
ST |
SC |

2016 | 100 | 70 | 48 | 52 |

2015 | 105 | 70 | 44 | 50 |

2014 | 115 | 74 | 47 | 53 |

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The JEE Main 2017 Paper I analysis by Resonance comprises the overall mark distribution, difficulty level of questions, question wise difficulty breakup etc.

**Overall Marks Distribution**

The paper pattern was same as last year. The paper had 90 questions each worth 4 marks. All questions were objective type with a single correct option. Subject wise each subject had 30 questions of 120 marks.

Subject |
Number of questions from class XI |
Sum of Marks from Class XI |
Number of questions from class XII |
Sum of Marks from Class XII |
Total count of questions |
Total number of marks |

Chemistry | 14 | 56 | 16 | 64 | 30 | 120 |

Mathematics | 13 | 60 | 17 | 60 | 30 | 120 |

Physics | 13 | 52 | 17 | 68 | 30 | 120 |

Grand total | 40 | 160 | 50 | 200 | 90 | 360 |

**Difficulty level of Questions in JEE Main 2017**

Resonance experts feel that subjects were of varied difficulty in which mathematics was tougher compared to chemistry & physics. While around 176 Marks can be considered easy overall, 132 marks are relatively difficulty and 52 marks are considered difficult by Resonance Team.

Subject |
Easy |
Medium |
Difficult |
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Total No of questions | Total Marks | Total no of questions | Total marks | Total no of questions | Total marks | |

Chemistry | 13 | 52 | 12 | 48 | 5 | 20 |

Mathematics | 6 | 24 | 17 | 68 | 7 | 28 |

Physics | 25 | 100 | 4 | 16 | 1 | 4 |

Grand Total | 44 | 176 | 33 | 132 | 13 | 52 |

The expert faculty of Resonance rated the difficulty level of questions on a scale of 1 to 3.

- Easy
- Moderate
- Difficult

After analysing the difficulty level of each section, the experts of Resonance calculated the overall average of the difficulty level of Paper I of JEE Main 2017. Overall, the JEE Main 2017 paper I was easy. The rating of difficulty level of the JEE Main 2017 as analysed by Resonance is as given below:

S.No. |
Subject |
Difficulty Level |

1. | Mathematics | 2.03 |

2. | Physics | 1.25 |

3. | Chemistry | 1.73 |

4. | Overall Average | 1.65 |

Candidates can check the subject wise break up of questions of JEE Main 2017 Paper I given below:

UNIT & TOPIC NAME |
NO OF QUESTION |
TOTAL MARKS |
% WEIGHTAGE |

Physics | 30 | 120 | 100.00% |

Electrodynamics | 8 | 32 | 26.67% |

Capacitance | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Current Electricity | 3 | 12 | 10.00% |

Electro Magnetic Field | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Electro Magnetic Induction | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Electrostatics | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Heat & Thermodynamics | 4 | 16 | 13.33% |

Calorimetry & Thermal Expansion | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

KTG & Thermodynamics | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Mechanics | 8 | 32 | 26.67% |

Elasticity & Viscosity | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Gravitation | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Rectilinear Motion & Vectors | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Rigid Body Dynamics | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Surface Tension | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Work, Power & Energy | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Modern Physics | 5 | 20 | 16.67% |

Modern Physics | 3 | 12 | 10.00% |

Nuclear Physics | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Semiconductors | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Optics | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Geometrical Optics & Physical Optics | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Wave Optics | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

SHM & Waves | 3 | 12 | 10.00% |

Principle of Communication | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

SHM | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Sound Waves | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Grand Total | 30 | 120 | 100.00% |

UNIT & TOPIC NAME | NO OF QUESTION | TOTAL MARKS | % WEIGHTAGE |

Mathematics | 30 | 120 | 100.00% |

Algebra | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Vector | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Binomial Theorem | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Binomial Theorem | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Complex Numbers | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Complex Numbers | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Coordinate Geometry | 3 | 12 | 10.00% |

Ellipse | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Hyperbola | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Straight Line | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Co-ordinate Geometry (3-D) | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Co-ordinate Geometry (3-D) | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Differential Calculus | 7 | 28 | 23.33% |

Application of Derivatives | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Functions | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Limit, Continuity & | |||

Differentiability | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Methods of Differentiation | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Tangent & Normal | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Integral Calculus | 4 | 16 | 13.33% |

Area under Curve | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Definite Integration | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Differential Equation | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Indefinite Integration | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Mathematical Reasoning | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Mathematical Reasoning | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Matrix & Determinants | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Matrices & Determinants | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Permutation & Combination | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Permutation & Combination | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Probability | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Probability | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Quadratic Equation | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Quadratic Equation | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Sequence & Series | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Sequence & Series | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Statistics | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

UNIT & TOPIC NAME | NO OF QUESTION | TOTAL MARKS | % WEIGHTAGE |

Chemistry | 30 | 120 | 100.00% |

Inorganic Chemistry-I | 5 | 20 | 16.67% |

Chemical Bonding | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Periodic Table & Periodicity in Properties | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

S-Block | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Inorganic Chemistry-II | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Coordination Compounds | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Qualitative Analysis | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Organic Chemistry-I | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

General Organic Chemistry-I | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Organic Chemistry-II | 10 | 40 | 33.33% |

Alkyl Hallide, Alcohol & Ether (Reaction | |||

Mechanism) | 4 | 16 | 13.33% |

Aromatic Compounds | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Biomolecules | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Carbohydrates, Amino Acids and | |||

Polymers | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Carbonyl Compounds | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Environmental chemistry | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Grignard Reagent, Reduction, Oxidation | |||

& Hydrolysis | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Physical Chemistry-I | 7 | 28 | 23.33% |

Atomic Structure & Nuclear Chemistry | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Ionic Equilibrium | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Mole Concept | 3 | 12 | 10.00% |

Thermodynamics and Thermochemistry | 2 | 8 | 6.67% |

Physical Chemistry-II | 5 | 20 | 16.67% |

Chemical Kinetics | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Electrochemistry | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Solid State | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Solution & Colligative Properties | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Surface Chemistry | 1 | 4 | 3.33% |

Grand Total | 30 | 120 | 100.00% |