JEE Advanced 2017: Candidates say Paper II more difficult than Paper I

JEE Advanced 2017 centre in Sanpada, Navi Mumbai, deserted after Paper II. Photo Credit: Purnangshu Paul

As the saga of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2017 concluded today, May 21, candidates finally can heave a sigh of relief. JEE Advanced 2017 was successfully conducted across the country. IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) aspirants around the country have been preparing for this exam from almost two years. PaGaLGuY spoke to candidates about Paper II of JEE Advanced 2017, and they said that Paper II was more difficult than Paper I, while Physics was tough in both.

Anany Sharma from Indore, who scored an All India Rank (AIR) 10 in JEE Main 2017 said, “Paper I was relatively easy, Chemistry was difficult. And Paper II was overall difficult, and Physics was tough. Mathematics questions were good. I am hoping to secure a seat at the IITs.”
Another candidate from Mumbai, Abhishek share this opinion. “Paper II was lengthy, the Physics section had a lot of difficult questions,” he said.
It looks like candidates did find the Physics section more difficult than Chemistry, and Mathematics. Candidates Yashika Gupta from Nerul, Navi Mumbai, said, “Paper I was easier, Physics was tough in both, Mathematics, and Chemistry were easy.”

With inputs from Megha Mehta, and Purnangshu Paul

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