JEE MAIN 2017 PAPER ANALYSIS
On 2-April-2017, JEE (Main) 2017 was conducted for students opting to take this exam by offline
mode. This is the fifth edition of this Exam after wide-ranging changes were introduced in year
2013 by CBSE and Ministry of HRD. Around 12 Lakh students are slated to appear for this exam
in offline and online modes.
JEE (Main) 2017 was conducted in two parts (Paper 1 and Paper 2). Paper 1 was conducted
from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and Paper 2 for B. Arch. Aspirants were conducted from 2 pm to 5 pm.
Paper 1 was for students applying for engineering seats in engineering colleges, while paper 2
was for students applying for B. Arch degrees
The analysis below pertains to only Paper 1, which was for engineering aspirants.
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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.
OVERALL DIFFICULTY LEVEL ANALYSIS
In this analysis, we have rated every question on a scale of 1 to 3. The ratings are done by
expert faculty of Resonance. The individual ratings are then averaged to calculate overall
Experts feel that subjects were of varying difficulty in which mathematics was on
the tougher side compared with chemistry & physics. While around 176 Marks can be considered
easy overall, 132 marks are relatively difficulty and 52 marks are considered difficult by
Overall, it is felt that while the paper is slightly easier than last year. The cut-off should slightly
increase from last year in all categories.
Complete Analysis Is Below –
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