Questions dropped after NTA releases JEE Main 2022 final answer key, result to be declared on July 10

Aastha Gupta | Last Updated | July 08, 2022, 10:57 IST

JEE Main 2022 final answer key

JEE Main 2022 final answer key: Candidates won’t have to wait long for the JEE Main Session 1 Result 2022, as the National Testing Agency, NTA, has released the final answer key for session 1, and will release the JEE Main session 1 result on June 10, 2022. NTA will release the result for both paper 1 and paper 2 of session 1.

NTA has also announced that it has dropped 4 questions whose IDs are as followed:

  • Question ID: 101678 (Morning shift, June 24, 2022)
  • Question ID: 101070 (middle shift, June 26,2022)
  • Question ID: 501111 (Afternoon shift, June 29, 2022)
  • Question ID: 501121 (Afternoon shift, June 29, 2022)

A question gets dropped if there is no correct option for this question in the paper or if the question has been found to be incorrect. It has also come to notice that Question ID: 1382, which appeared in the afternoon shift exam of June 24, 2022, has two correct answers: 1221 or 1222. Candidates who have selected either of these two answers will be allotted full marks.

JEE Main 2022 final answer key: Will you get full marks for these questions now that four questions have been dropped?

No, full marks won’t be allotted for these 4 questions. The NTA guidelines, states that while calculating the marks, the dropped questions won’t be taken into account. The marks will be calculated on the basis of the remaining questions. This does not take into consideration whether the question has been attempted or not.

The JEE Main 2022 final answer key for session 1 was released on July 6, 2022. Paper 1 was conducted for B.E/B.Tech. Interested candidates can visit the official website to check the answer key for paper 1.

The provisional answer key was released on July 2, 2022, and the deadline to raise objections to the answer key was July 4, 2022. The final answer key has been released after resolving all the issues that were raised by the candidates. Candidates who appeared for the JEE Main session 1, exam can follow the steps mentioned below to check the answer sheet and calculate their estimated scores.

Where can I view the JEE Main 2022 final answer key for session 1?

  1. The JEE Main 2022 final answer key will be available at jeemain.nta.nic.in.
  2. In order to view the answer key, candidates need to click on the link that reads “JEE Main 2022 Session 1 final answer key,” which will be available on the home page.
  3. The answer key will appear in the form of a pdf.
  4. Candidates can check the answer key and download it for further reference.

JEE Main session 1 examinations commenced on June 23, 2022 and concluded on June 29, 2022. Recently the NTA reopened the application window for JEE Main session 2 examinations which will be conducted between July 21, 2022 and July 30, 2022. The examination centres for session 1 were arranged in 501 cities across the country and 22 cities outside India.