It's April Fool's Day! No matter what age you are or what country you are living in, today you have to be cautious otherwise you will be caught up by hilarious April Fool's Day pranks!
Similarly, You have to be extra cautious while appearing the JEE exam because in this case the paper setters will try to fool you. Your Silly mistakes can break your chance at claiming a seat in an IIT.
The following simple hacks can save you from JEE paper setter’s traps :
Carefully See Units and Values
There are questions where the paper setter plays on units and values. In such questions, carefully see the units; it will help you to cancel out the incorrect options.
Even if you solve & get correct answer, carefully mark the correct option. Many times, they add same value in multiple options & change units.
Pay Extra Attention Simple Looking Questions
Many students get caught in this. They read simple looking question & in over confidence they answer it in hurry. Always Keep extra attention to simple looking questions.
Don't Over Think
This step is opposite to the above point, sometimes you don’t have to overthink. Paper setters try to bluff you with these questions where the question & answer are straight-forward but you try to overanalyse it & end up marking wrong answer or waste more time.
Put Values to Narrow Down your Options
In some questions, you do not have to solve the entire function. You just need put values to narrow down your options. JEE is about testing your Intelligence and not your theoretical knowledge. Cheat your way through the exam or just guess the answers. If they turn out to be correct nobody gives it a damn!
Steer away from the Highest and the Lowest
In questions which have answers in numerical values, stay away from the extremes. In 60% cases, the highest and the lowest values are not the correct answers.
Get familiar with the Computer Based Test Environment
Practice Edumate Plus JEE Test Series which is built as per NTA (National Test Agency) Standards. This can help you to get familiar with the real exam environment. It is just like the Cricket game, where it is important to have your theory right but if you aren’t practicing on Cricket pitch then on actual match day it may knock you out. It’s not easy to continuously stare at Computer screen for 3 hours if you aren’t use to it. With Edumate Plus, you can give mock test to prepare you better for the actual exam day.
Stay Away Time Consuming Questions
There will be some questions which will take more time, you need to be smart enough to identify these questions. If a question is taking more time then you need to stop solving that move on to the next one.