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# JEE Main 29th January 2023 Shift 1 & 2 Question Paper Analysis

## JEE Main 29th January 2023 Question Paper Analysis

JEE Main Session 1 2023 exam commenced on 24th January. Day 4 –29th January 2023 Shift 1 was conducted from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, while the second shift was from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Students interested in pursuing BE/BTech appeared for JEE Main Paper 1 today.

The question papers for Shift 1 and Shift 2 had 90 questions each. As per the NTA guidelines, the students had 90 minutes to complete the exam. Every correct answer carried 4 points, but an incorrect answer would cost 1 mark to the student as this paper had negative marking too. It is certainly wiser for students to drop questions involving confusion, as an unattempted question causes no deduction of marks. The official JEE Main 2023 Session 1 Answer Key will soon be available after the exam concludes.

For now, JEE aspirants can check out the detailed analysis of the 29th January Shift 1 and 2 question papers as per students’ and experts’ feedback.

## 1st Shift, 29th January 2023: Major Highlights

JEE candidates who appeared for the 29th January Shift 1 exam summarised the question paper as follows:

• The paper was moderately difficult.
• The difficulty level was similar to that of previous years’ papers.
• Those who had thoroughly prepared Chemistry and Physics using NCERT found the paper comparatively easier.
• The difficulty level of NAT (numerical answer-type) questions was average.
• The Maths section turned out to be slightly difficult compared to the other two because a few questions were time-consuming.
• JEE Main 29th January 2023 Shift 1 Question Paper Analysis

The following 29th January 2023 Shift 1 paper analysis is based on students’ feedback.

 Particulars Mathematics Chemistry Physics Difficulty level Moderate-Difficult Easy-Moderate Easy-Moderate Key points Some good questions were posed from the following Mathematics chapters:   Straight Lines Binomial Theorem Complex Numbers Circles Hyperbola Probability Matrices Statistics Mathematical Reasoning Progressions Definite Integrals 3D Geometry Differential Equations Certain questions in MCQs involved Lengthy calculations. Inorganic & Organic Chemistry enjoyed a higher weightage. Several numerical questions were from Physical Chemistry. The following chapters were focused upon: It was simpler than previous years’ Physics sections. Questions covered almost all chapters from classes XI and XII. NCERT fact-based questions were comparatively easy.

Overall: The paper was not too challenging. Although the Maths section was a bit difficult, it was balanced by the easier Physics section.

## 2nd shift, 29th January 2023: Major Highlights

• The paper was balanced. It had questions from almost all the chapters of classes XI and XII.
• The overall difficulty level was moderate.
• All three sections were easier.
• The difficulty level of NAT questions was average.

### JEE Main 29th January 2023 Shift 2 Question Paper Analysis

Here is a complete 29th January 2023 Shift 2 paper analysis based on experts’ and students’ feedback.

 Particulars Mathematics Chemistry Physics Difficulty level Easy- Moderate Easy- Moderate Easy- Moderate Key points The Mathematics section was easier compared to previous shifts. Some of the topics that were given focus were:   Vector Sequence and series Quadratic equation Calculus Chemistry questions are mostly from NCERT. More weightage was given to Inorganic and Organic Chemistry. Formula-based questions were from Physical Chemistry (based on NCERT). Polymers, Biomolecules, and Chemistry in everyday life were also given importance. The Physics section was easy, just like the morning shift. Some of the topics that were given focus:   Current Electricity Electrostatics Semiconductors.

Overall: The paper was moderately difficult. All three sections were doable for any JEE candidate who had thoroughly prepared the entire syllabus

The complete JEE Main 2023 29th January question paper will soon be available.

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