JEE Main 2017 Analysis by Career Point


JEE Main 2017 Analysis by Career PointJEE Main 2017 Analysis by Career Point – The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2017 has been conducted on April 02, 2017. The experts of Career Point institute has prepared the JEE Main 2017 analysis. The detailed analysis of JEE Main 2017 by Career Point is available in the article. Through the JEE Main 2017 analysis by Career Point, the candidates can check the overall analysis, topics covered in the question paper, weightage given to these topics and other aspects of the examination. According to analysis, the JEE Main paper was lengthy, but was bit easy as compared to last year. The paper was on the expected lines without any glitches in the question paper. Almost all the topics were covered in the offline entrance examination. The JEE Main 2017 answer key will assist the candidates appearing for the online JEE Main 2017 to be conducted on April 08 & 09, to get an idea of the question paper. Check overall and subject-wise analysis of JEE Main 2017 by Career Point, expected cutoff and other details in the article below.

JEE Main Paper 1 was conducted for B.E./B.Tech courses aspirants in the morning session from 09:30 am to 12:30 pm, whereas, the exam for B.Arch/B.Plan candidates was paper 2 which was conducted in the afternoon session from 02:00 pm to 05:00 pm. This year, around 11 lakh candidates appeared in the JEE Main 2017. CBSE has set up around 2,000 exam centres across 104 cities in India and 09 other international cities. Through JEE Main 2017, candidates will be able to take admission into the NITs, IIITs and GFTIs.

Key Points of JEE Main Paper 1

  • Name of the Exam: Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main)
  • Exam Paper: JEE Main 2017 Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech)

JEE Main 2017 Analysis by Career Point

In JEE Main 2017, the paper 1 includes 30 questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The level of the questions in the entrrance test will be held by CBSE. In the paper, Physics was easy as compared to the last year. Chemistry was moderate and were quite similar to the last year question paper. In comparison to last year, the question paper was lengthy, whereas, remaining section was scoring.

JEE Main 2017 Exam Analysis by Career Point

The section-wise analysis is based on the analysis by Career Point. The candidates can check the overall and section-wise analysis below, to know the topics from which questions were asked in JEE Main 2017, the number of questions and their indiviual difficulty level.

JEE Main 2017 Overall Analysis by Career Point

The overall analysis of the question paper of JEE Main 2017 is given below:

  • Maths paper was lengthy as compared to that of previous year.
  • Physics part was easy as compared to last year.
  • Chemistry paper was average scoring.
  • Chemistry Paper consisted one question from inorganic chemistry with incorrect formation.
  • There were 3 questions in this paper which are exclusively from the syllabus of JEE Main only ie these are not included in the syllabus of JEE Advanced.
  • This year’s paper can be said a little easier compared to last year JEE Main exam.
  • This paper shows that JEE MAIN and JEE Advanced are two different exams as JEE Main needs high speed, accuracy and some factual information while JEE Advanced needs in depth knowledge of sub
  • Considering all these facts, this paper can be considered as slightly easier as compared to that of last year
  • Since number of students eligible for JEE Advance has been raised to 2, 20,000 from 2, 00,000, hence expected cut off will be almost same as that of last year

JEE Main 2017 Subject-wise question paper

The expert of Carrer Point has also provided the subject wise analysis of Paper 1 of JEE Main 2017. The section wise difficulty level, topics covered etc. is listed below


  • Some questions were similar to previous year’s papers.
  • Some questions were simple conceptual questions but lengthy in calculation.
  • One question based on X- Rays was out of JEE Mains Syllabus.
  • 50% questions were average, 47% were easy & 3% questions were difficult.
  • Overall paper was easy as compared to previous year papers.


  • Physical & inorganic parts were quite similar to the previous year paper.
  • Organic part was difficult and had few logical questions.
  • One question of inorganic part contained incorrect data.
  • All the topics were as per the NCERT syllabus.
  • 73.33% questions were average, 23.3% were easy & 3.3% questions were difficult.
  • Overall chemistry paper is above average and more scoring compared to last year’s paper


  • In comparison to the previous year Paper of JEE Main, the mathematic section was lengthy.
  • Some of the questions specifically from Coordinate geometry were very lengthy.
  • One questions from Mathematical Reasoning was there which is only in JEE Main syllabus.
  • 63.4% questions was average, 20% was easy & 16.6% questions was difficult.
  • Overall, it was an average scoring Paper.

JEE Main 2017 Paper Analysis by Career Point

Check the class wise total number of question and marks distribution of JEE Main 2017 paper from the table given below:

Subject Total number of questions Total marks Percentage of marks
Class 11 Class 12 Class 11 Class 12 Class 11 Class 12
Physics 13 17 52 68 43% 57%
Chemistry 12 18 48 72 40% 60%
Mathematics 13 17 52 68 43% 57%

Section Wise Distribution Table

Candidates can check the subject wise distribution of questions from the table below:


Topics No. of questions %age Portion Very easy Easy Average Difficult
Mechanics 9 30% 1 4 3 1
Heat 4 14% 0 0 4 0
Electrodynamics 8 26% 0 2 6 0
Optics 3 10% 0 0 3 0
Modern Physics 6 20% 2 1 3 0
Total 30 100% 3 7 19 1


Topics No. of questions %age Portion Very easy Easy Average Difficult
Physical 11 36.66% 0 0 9 2
Organic 10 33.33% 0 1 5 4
Inorganic 9 30% 0 0 8 1
Total 30 100% 0 1 22 7


Topics No. of questions %age Portion Very easy Easy Average Difficult
Algebra 11 36.66% 0 1 8 2
Calculus 10 33.33% 0 5 4 1
Coordinate 4 13.33% 0 0 2 2
Vector- 3D 3 10.00% 0 0 3 0
Trigonometry 2 6.66% 0 0 2 0
Total 30 100% 0 6 19 5

JEE Main 2017 Paper 1 Unit wise Distribution Chart
The section-wise distribution of topics of JEE Main 2017 Paper 1 prepared by Career Point in the form of pie diagram is given below:









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