JEE Main Paper Analysis 2014 and 2013: Know the Breakup of Different Exam Components and Factors!

askIITians presents before you expert analysis of JEE Main 2014 and 2013. Use this comprehensive analysis to understand:

  • Relative importance of topics
  • Relative weightage of Class12th and Class 11th syllabus
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  • Question distribution

Class

Physics

Chemistry

Math

Total

Class 12

17

19

12

48

Class 11

13

11

18

42








  • Marks distribution 

Class

Physics

Chemistry

Math

Total

Class 12

68

76

48

192

Class 11

52

44

72

168




  • Toughness level of questions

Toughness level

Physics

Chemistry

Math

Total

Difficult

7

6

4

17

moderate

10

9

14

33

easy

13

15

12

30



  • Marks distribution

 

Physics

Chemistry

Math

Total

Difficulty

28

24

13

65

Moderate

40

36

47

123

Easy

52

60

40

152

Topic wise marks allocation

  • PHYSICS

 

Topic name

No of question

Total marks

% Weightage

electrodynamics

 

 

 

19%

 

capacitance

1

4

3%

 

Current electricity

1

4

3%

 

Electromagnetic field

1

4

3%

 

E.M.I

2

8

7%

 

electrostatic

1

4

3%

Heat and thermodynamics

 

 

 

10%

 

Heat transfer

2

8

7%

 

KTG and thermodynamics

1

4

3%

mechanics

 

 

 

32%

 

Center of mass

1

4

3%

 

Fluid mechanics& properties of matter

2

8

7%

 

gravitation

1

4

3%

 

Projectile motion

1

4

3%

 

Rigid body dynamic

3

12

12%

 

Surface tension

1

4

3%

 

Unit & dimension

1

4

3%

Modern physics

 

 

 

21%

 

Em waves& communication

2

8

7%

 

Modern physics

2

8

7%

 

Semi-conductor

2

8

7%

Optics

 

 

 

10%

 

Geometrical and physical optics

2

8

7%

 

Wave optics

1

4

3%

SHM & WAVES

 

 

 

6%

 

SHM

1

4

3%

 

String waves and sound wave

1

4

3%

 

 

30

120

100%


  • MATHEMATICS

Topic 

Questions

Max. Marks

%  Weightage

Binomial

1

4

3 %

complex

1

4

3 %

Co-ordinate

5

20

17%

Co-ordinate 3d

2

8

7 %

Differentiation

7

28

24%

integration

3

30

10%

MathematicalReasoning

2

8

7 %

Matrix and determinant

2

8

7 %

P &c

-

-

-

Probability

1

4

3 %

quadratic

2

8

7 %

Sequence& series

1

4

3 %

statics

1

4

3 %

trigonometry

1

4

3 %

vector

1

4

3 %

total

30

120

100%

Marks distribution across units and topics

  • Topic wise mark distribution

Topic name

No. of question

marks

% weightage

binomial

1

4

3%

Complex number

1

4

3%

co-ordinate geometry

-

-

-

circle

1

4

3%

ellipse

1

4

3%

parabola

-

-

-

St. line

2

8

7%

Co-ordinategeometry (3d)

2

8

7%

Differentialcalculus

-

-

-

Application of derivative

2

8

7%

differentiation

1

4

3%

Limit of function

2

8

7%

Sets&  series

1

4

3%

Integralcalculus

-

-

-

Area under curve

1

4

3%

Definite integration

1

4

3%

Differential equation

1

4

3%

Indefinite integration

1

4

3%

Mathematical reasoning

1

4

3%

Matrix & determinant

2

8

8%

Permutation and combination

1

4

3%

probability

1

4

3%

Quadratic equation

2

8

8%

Sequence and series

1

4

3%

statics

2

8

8%

trigonometry

-

-

-

Inverse-trigonometry

-

-

-

Trigonometry ratio and identity

1

4

3%

Trig equation

-

-

-

vector

1

4

3%

Grand total

30

120

100%


  • Chemistry

Section

No of question

Max. marks

%weightage

Inorganic chem-1

7

28

23%

Inorganic chem-2

1

4

3 %

Organic chem-1

3

12

11%

Organic chem-2

7

28

22%

Physical chem-1

5

20

19%

Physical chem-2

7

28

22%

total

30

120

100%


Topic wise marks allocation

 

 Topic Name

No of question

marks

%weightage

Inorganic chem-1

Chemical bonding

2

8

7 %

p-block

4

16

13%

Periodic table& periodicity

1

4

3 %

Inorganic chem-2

d-block& f block

-

-

-

Transition elements &co-ordination

1

4

3 %

Organic chem-1

GOC-2

3

12

10%

Organic chem-2

Alkyl halide, alcohol& ether, carbohydrate, amino acids & polymers

3

12

10%

Carboxylic acid & their derivative

3

12

10%

Practical organic chem

1

4

3 %

Physical chem-1

atomic structure

-

-

-

Gaseous state

1

4

3 %

Ionic equilibrium

2

8

7 %

Mole concept

1

4

3 %

Thermodynamic & thermochemistry

1

4

3 %

Physical chem-2

Chemical kinetic

1

4

3 %

Electrochemistry

4

16

16%

Solid state

1

4

3 %

 

Surface chemistry

1

4

3 %

Grand total

 

30

120

100%

Check out the analysis of JEE Main 2013 :

  • Paper Pattern and Marking Pattern of JEE Main 2013 Paper
JEE Main Paper Analysis 2014
  • Across Class 11 and Class 12 Syllabus
JEE Main Paper Analysis 2014

JEE Main Paper Analysis 2014
  • Across Difficulty Level of Questions
JEE Main Paper Analysis 2014 Difficulty level of Questions

JEE Main Paper Analysis 2014 Marks Distribution

According to askIITians experts, Physics section was comparatively more difficult than Chemistry and Maths as it had 6 difficult questions.

In Physics:

  • 18 questions required very less calculation and were from topics that were common with JEE Advanced syllabus.

    About 4 to 5 questions were lengthy but could easily be solved by students who were preparing for JEE Advanced too.

  • Rest of the questions were from topics exclusive in JEE Main syllabus (like EM waves and Semiconductors) and were easy for students who prepared for their Class 11 school exams and Class 12 board exams well.

In Chemistry:

  • 10 questions were easy enough to be answered just by reading them.

  • 5 easy questions required a bit of calculations.

  • 3 questions were factual.

  • 10 to 12 questions required application of concepts where many students make mistakes.

  • According to us, there was 1 question had no correct answer while there was another question, given options were inconsistent with the statement of the question.

In Mathematics:

  • 7 questions were lengthy.

  • 6 questions were conceptual.

Marks Distribution across Units & Topics

JEE Main Paper Analysis Physics 2014
  • Topic-wise Marks Allocation
JEE Main Paper Analysis Physics 2014 Marks Allocation

JEE Main Paper Analysis Chemistry 2014
  • Topic-wise Marks Allocation
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JEE Main Paper Analysis Maths 2014
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