Updated On : May 20, 2022

JEE Main Paper 2 is NTA's national level entrance exam for admission into top architecture schools.

As we all know, you will be tested mainly on mathematics, general aptitude, and drawing in this entrance exam.

Most of the aspirants preparing for the JEE exam might be worried about how many questions will be asked from each unit in the mathematics section.

Read through the post that will give you a complete insight into JEE Mains Paper 2 Aptitude Weightage 2022, essential topics, etc.

The mathematics syllabus is the same for both B. Arch and B. Plan programs. To score well in the mathematics section, you must focus on sets, relations, functions, mathematical induction, integral calculus, vector algebra, and trigonometry.

Check out the table below to know the **important topics for JEE main paper 2** mathematics section.

Complex numbers and quadratic equations | Matrices and determinants |

Sets, relations, and functions | Mathematical induction |

Permutations and combinations | Mathematical reasoning |

Three-dimensional geometry | Differential equations |

Vector algebra | Statistics and probability |

Trigonometry | Coordinate geometry |

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Knowing the number of questions asked from each unit or topic will help enhance your preparation levels and score well in the upcoming exam.

According to the **JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern**, the mathematics section will have two sections:

- Section A will have 20 MCQs
- Section B will have ten numerical value questions

However, you have to attempt only 5 out of 10 questions in section B. The question paper includes 30 questions in the mathematics section, and each question carries four marks.

Also, there is a negative marking of -1 marks for each wrongly answered question. Check out the table below to know the number of questions asked from each topic in the mathematics section.

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Unit |
No. of Questions |

Coordinate Geometry | 7-8 |

Algebra | 9-10 |

Calculus | 8-9 |

Trigonometry | 3-4 |

Probability & Statistics | 1-2 |

Practice is the only key to scoring good marks in this section. Attempting 18-20 questions in the mathematics section would definitely help you score more than 95% in this section.

The following are some of the **best tips to enhance your JEE main paper 2 preparation** for the mathematics section.

- Make sure to allocate at least 1-1.5 hours daily for the Maths section.
- To get a good hold on this subject, solve as many practice questions as possible from the RD Sharma textbook.
- Also, you can solve level 1 problems from the Cengane book.

Let us look at the table below to know the number of questions that can be solved from each topic per day.

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Topic |
No. of Questions a Day |

Calculus | 6-8 |

Algebra | 4 |

Coordinate Geometry | 10-12 |

Trigonometry | 6-8 |

Vector Algebra | 5-7 |

Frequently Asked Questions

Are 2 months enough for JEE Mains preparation?

Preparing for JEE Main exam in 60 days, i.e., 2 months is not a difficult task but before starting off you have to religiously practise everyday and also should be aware of the JEE Main Paper 2 syllabus and exam pattern.

Do JEE questions repeat?

Then you should practise past year's JEE Main exams since you will almost certainly run across questions that have been repeated 2-3 times, either with the same or different values/data or on the same topic or pattern.

Is JEE Main Paper 2 easy?

JEE Main Paper 2 is one of India's most coveted architecture examinations since it is a dream come true for all aspiring architects. Due to the extreme high level of competitiveness, the JEE Main test is thought to be one of the most difficult.

How many hours should I study for JEE main paper 2?

There is no one-size-fits-all solution to this problem. To effectively prepare for the JEE, most experts recommend that candidates study for at least six hours per day or 42 hours per week (excluding time spent in coaching sessions).

Is 120 a good score in JEE mains?

Under the open category, you can get a rank below 21K if you get 120+ marks in JEE mains. However,you have a decent possibility of getting into NIT Jalandhar, NIT Calicut, NIT Warangal, NIT Nagpur, NIT Rourkela, NIT Dural, NIT Delhi, and other colleges with that rank.

What is aptitude test in JEE Main Paper 2?

The aptitude test includes questions from various subjects like reasoning, mental ability, visualization, and many more.

How many questions are asked in JEE Main Paper 2 Aptitude section?

You can expect around 50 questions from aptitude section in JEE Main Paper 2 Exam.

What is the mode of JEE Main Paper 2 aptitude test?

The JEE Main Paper 2 aptitude test is conducted in online mode i.e., computer-based test mode.

What is the JEE Main paper 2 aptitude test 2024 syllabus?

In the JEE Main Paper 2 exam aptitude test, you will be tested mainly on visualizing different sides of three-dimensional objects, visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings, Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical, and Verbal), design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil, etc.

Is the aptitude test syllabus the same for B. Arch and B. Planning programs?

Yes. The aptitude test syllabus is the same for B. Arch and B. Planning programs.

Can I apply for both B. Arch and B. Planning papers?

Yes, you can apply for both B. Arch and B. Planning papers. Your exam duration will be of 3 hours 30 minutes in such a case.