IIT Kanpur has released the questions papers 1 and 2 (both English and Hindi) of the JEE Advanced 2018. The exam was held on 20th May in two shifts i.e. Session 1 – 9am to 12noon & Session 2 – 2pm to 5pm. Approximately 2.2 lakh students appeared for the JEE Advanced 2018 examination. Answer keys of JEE Advanced 2018 exam will be uploaded by the end of this month.
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IIT Kanpur had released the marking scheme for Numerical-Answer-Type questions on 22nd May 2018. The official notification clarified that “For Numerical-Answer-Type questions, the numerical value entered by the candidate will be evaluated. Wherever applicable, depending on the question, answers will be evaluated by checking whether the answer entered by the candidate falls within a range of two values, with or without including the upper and lower values of the range depending on the question.”
1) If an answer is the integer 11 (Eleven), all answers entered as 11, 11.0 or 11.00 will be correct.
2) If an answer is exactly the number 11.5 (Eleven-point-five), all answers entered as 11.5 or 11.50 will be correct.
3) If an answer is the number 11.367777777..., all answers entered within a specified range, for example 11.36 to 11.37 (this range is shown for illustration purposes only) will be correct. Thus both answers 11.36 and 11.37 will be correct.
Students appeared for the exam has rated Maths as easy but Physics relatively difficult. Chemistry was reported to be of moderate level. The total no. of questions (54 questions) remains same as last year. However, total marks of Paper-1 have changed from 183 to 180 marks this year.
JEE Advanced 2018 Answer Keys are also expected to be released soon by IIT Kanpur.