JEE Main 2023 Day 1 Shift 1 Exam Analysis: Mathematics lengthy, moderate to easy paper

JEE Main 2023 session 1 shift 1 was conducted from 9am to 12 noon. Check difficulty level, students' reaction, number of questions.


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Vagisha Kaushik | January 24, 2023 | 12:55 PM IST

NEW DELHI: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has concluded the shift 1 of JEE Main 2023 for BTech and BE today, January 24. The JEE Main 2023 shift 1 was conducted for three hours from 9 AM to 12 noon. Students who appeared in today's JEE Main 2023 paper found the mathematics section lengthy and difficult and the physics and chemistry section as moderate to easy. JEE Main 2023 live updates

JEE Main 2023 exam analysis for January 24 shift 1 for Paper 1

  • Mathematics - Mathematics paper was lengthy and difficult
  • Physics - Physics section had formula-based questions
  • Chemistry - Physical organic chemistry had more numerical based questions.

According to students, there was one question from reasoning and four questions from vector 3D.

JEE Main 2023 January 24 Shift 1 section-wise difficulty level


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Overall difficulty


According to Saurabh Kumar, Chief Academics Officer (CAO), Vidyamandir Classes (VMC), the JEE Main 2023 paper was same as last year. The difficulty of the exam is also the same.

Physics section was formula based whereas in chemistry, there were questions from both organic and inorganic. The mathematics section was bit difficult and lengthy, he said. There were more questions of thermodynamics, semiconductor, and kinematics, he added.

The second shift of JEE Mains 2023 will begin from 3 pm and conclude at 6pm. JEE Main admit card 2023 for next exam will be issued soon on the official website – soon. The National Testing Agency (NTA) is conducting JEE Main 2023 session 1 on January 24, 25, 28, 29, 30, 31 and February 1.

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