IITJEE 2012 Question Paper Analysis

There were 10 versions for IIT-JEE 2012 – 0 to 9.

JEE 2012 Paper 1 Analysis

Paper 1 had 60 questions in total for 210 marks – in the order of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Each subject had 20 questions and the pattern was exactly the same for all the subjects.

Pattern :

  • Q.No.1 to 10 – Single Correct Choice Type (10 questions for 30 marks). +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer
  • Q.No. 11 to 15 – Multiple Correct Choice Type (5 questions for 20 marks). +4 for correct answer with NO negatives
  • Q.No.16 to 20- Integer Type (5 questions for 20 marks). Answers were of single digit (ie, 0 to 9) . +4 for correct answer with NO negatives.

JEE 2012 Paper 2 Analysis

Paper 2 had 60 questions in total for 198 marks in the order of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Each subject had 20 questions and the pattern was exactly the same across the subjects.

Pattern :

  • Q.No.1 to 8: Single Correct Choice Type (8 questions for 24 marks). +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer.
  • Q.No.9 to 14: Three sets of Paragraph Type with 2 questions in each set. (6 questions for 18 marks). All are single correct choice type of questions. +3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer
  • Q.No. 15 to 20 – Multiple Correct Choice Type (6 questions for 24 marks). +4 for correct answer with NO negatives.

For the first time, students had to mark their answers in the OMR sheet with pen and the students were given a copy of the OMR sheet they have marked along with them.

You can find IITJEE 2012 Answer Keys and Solutions here.

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