JEE Main Previous Year Papers: PDFs Solutions - Embibe
  • Written By Karen Marwein
  • Last Modified 11-08-2022
  • Written By Karen Marwein
  • Last Modified 11-08-2022

JEE Main Previous Year Papers: Download Old Question Paper Solutions

JEE Main Previous Year Papers: JEE Main is undoubtedly one of the most competitive entrance tests carried out in India, with 6,29,778 students appearing for the 2nd attempt on July 25, 2022. Admit card for JEE Main Session 2 is already available. So what to wait for? Passing JEE Main with flying colours requires a well-articulated exam-taking approach, comprehensive knowledge of question papers, including syllabus, exam pattern, unyielding motivation, and a good source of study material. But above all, one needs JEE Main previous year question papers.

Solving previous years’ papers will help candidates understand the question paper pattern, actual difficulty level, and time required to complete the exam. Therefore, we have laid down all such study material in this blog—from sharing the AIT series to memory-based question papers to old JEE Main papers with solutions. Scroll down to practice the All India Test Series for JEE Main 2022.

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Latest Update:
– NTA has issued the JEE Main 2022 Paper 2A, 2B admit cards on its official portal on July 25, 2022. The JEE Main Paper 2A/B will be conducted on July 30, 2022.
– JEE Main Session 2 hall ticket released (download now).
– NTA activated the image correction on July 21, 2022. Those who want to correct their JEE Main application form can log in via the direct link.
– JEE Main July Session will take place from July 25, 2022, onwards.
– JEE Main June Session exam results are out!
– NTA has released the JEE Main Final Answer key (Check Now)
– Check out JEE Main June exam analysis

JEE Mains Previous Year Papers (PDFs)

JEE Main question papers are a good source to prepare for the 2nd attempt exam scheduled for July 25, 2022. Since the JEE Main 2022 2nd attempt is just around the corner, candidates should practice using the previous year’s papers and improve their timing and accuracy before the second session begins. In this article, we have maintained a repository of JEE Main previous year’s question papers so that candidates can access them all in one place for JEE Mains session 1 and session 2 exams.

Embibe also provides mock test series to help students crack JEE Main 2022 exam with a better score. Candidates can follow the steps below to take the exam.

1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.

2nd Step: Login through your mobile number/email.

3rd Step: Then select your ‘Goal’ as ‘JEE Main’ under Engineering.

4th Step: Click ‘Next’ and select your preferred language.

5th Step: Once done, click on the below-mentioned links to take the TEST.

Test NameLink to the Test
JEE Main 2022 All India Test Series Test – 1Take Test
JEE Main 2022 All India Test Series Test – 2Take Test
JEE Main 2022 All India Test Series Test – 3Take Test
JEE Main 2022 All India Test Series Test – 4Take Test
JEE Main 2022 All India Test Series Test – 5Take Test
JEE Main 2022 All India Test Series Test – 6Take Test
JEE Main 2022 All India Test Series Test – 7Take Test
JEE Main 2022 All India Test Series Test – 8Take Test

JEE Main 2022 June Session Memory-Based Solutions

The academic experts at Embibe have formulated shift-wise solutions to memory-based questions which are asked throughout the JEE Main June Session 2022. Check the table given below:

Paper (Shift)Question Paper and Solution PDFSolution Video Link
June 24, Shift 1Memory-Based Questions with SolutionWatch Now!
June 24, Shift 2Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 25, Shift 1Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 25, Shift 2Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 26, Shift 1Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 26, Shift 2Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 27, Shift 1Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 27, Shift 2Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 28, Shift 1Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 28, Shift 2Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 29, Shift 1Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon
June 29, Shift 2Memory-Based Questions with SolutionComing Soon

Steps to Download JEE Main Previous Year Papers

Solving JEE Main previous year papers will help candidates get one step closer to their dream college. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to download the JEE Main previous years’ papers:

1st Step: Visit the JEE Main 2022 official website- jeemain.nta.ac.in

2nd Step: Click on the link ‘JEE Main question paper and answer key’ visible in the dashboard.

3rd Step: Enter your JEE Main application number and password.

4th Step: JEE Main question papers along with answer keys will be displayed on the screen. Click on the particular term and subject. It will open in a separate window in the form of a PDF.

5th Step: Now, click on the download icon at the window’s top right. Candidates can also print the PDF by clicking on the print icon.


JEE Main Previous Year Papers (2019 to 2021)

In this section, we have maintained a repository of JEE Main previous year’s question papers so that candidates can access them all in one place. Students can download the JEE Main previous year question paper PDFs for free and their solutions in this section.

JEE Mains 2021 Question Paper with Solutions PDF (September 1 Shifts 1 & 2)

Check the table below for JEE Main September Shifts 1 and 2 question paper with answer solution PDFs given by experts at Embibe:

SubjectsShift 1 Question Paper with Solution by EmbibeShift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Embibe
ChemistryExam Not ConductedDownload
PhysicsExam Not ConductedDownload
MathematicsExam Not ConductedDownload

JEE Mains 2021 Question Paper with Solutions PDF (August 31 Shifts 1 & 2)

Check the table below for JEE Main August 31 Shift 1 and 2 Question paper with answer solution PDF given by experts at Embibe:

SubjectsShift 1 Question Paper with Solution by EmbibeShift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Embibe
ChemistryDownloadDownload
PhysicsDownloadDownload
MathematicsDownloadDownload

JEE Main 2021 Previous Year Paper Solutions (August 27 Shifts 1 & 2) 

Check the table below for JEE Main August 27 Shifts 1 and 2 question paper with answer solution PDF given by experts at Embibe:

SubjectsShift 1 Question Paper with Solution by EmbibeShift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Embibe
ChemistryDownloadDownload
PhysicsDownloadDownload
MathematicsDownloadDownload

JEE Mains July 2021 Question Paper with Solutions PDF

Candidates can download shift-wise question papers from the table given below:

Exam DateShift 1 Question Paper with Solution by Allen InstituteShift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Allen Institute
July 20Physics
Maths
Chemistry
Physics
Chemistry
Maths
July 22Exam Not ConductedPhysics
Chemistry
Maths
July 25Chemistry
Physics

Maths
Physics
Maths
Chemistry
July 27Chemistry
Maths
Physics
Chemistry
Physics
Maths

JEE Mains March 2021 Question Paper with Solutions PDF

Candidates can download March shift-wise question papers from the table below:

JEE Mains Dates – March 2021Session 2 Shift 1 Question Paper with Solution by Reliable InstituteSession 2 Shift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Reliable Institute
March 16 Question PaperChemistry
Physics
Maths
Chemistry
Physics
Maths
March 17 Question PaperMaths
Chemistry
Physics
Chemistry
Maths
Physics
March 18 Question PaperPhysics
Chemistry
Maths
Physics
Chemistry
Maths

JEE Main Question Paper February 2021

The following table will direct JEE Main February Session 2021 question paper with solutions given by Reliable Institute:

JEE Mains Dates – February 2021Shift 1 Question Paper Session 1 (Answer Key by Reliable Institute)Shift 2 Question Paper Session 1 (Answer Key by Reliable Institute)
24 Feb Question paperPhysics
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Chemistry
Maths
25 Feb Question paperPhysics
Chemistry
Maths
Physics
Chemistry
Maths
26 Feb Question paperPhysics
Chemistry
Maths
Physics
Chemistry
Maths

JEE Main Previous Question Papers for January 2020

The JEE Main question papers for January 2020 are given below. Students can also attend mock tests by clicking at the mock test link in the table given below:

JEE Main 2020 Shift-Wise Question PaperTest Link
January 7 – Shift 1Take Test 
January 7 – Shift 2Take Test
January 8 – Shift 1Take Test
January 8 – Shift 2Take Test
January 9 – Shift 1Take Test
January 9 – Shift 2Take Test

JEE Main Papers for April 2019

Candidates can check JEE Mains April 2019 session papers which are tabulated below:

JEE Main 2019 April Shift-Wise Question PaperTest Link
April 8 – Shift 1Take Test 
April 8 – Shift 2Take Test
April 9 – Shift 1Take Test
April 9 – Shift 2Take Test
April 10 – Shift 1Take Test
April 10 – Shift 2Take Test
April 12 – Shift 1Take Test
April 12 – Shift 2Take Test

JEE Main Papers for January 2019

Check the JEE previous year papers for January 2019 session from the test links tabulated below:

JEE Main 2019 January Shift-wise Question PaperPractice Test Link
January 9 – Shift 1Take Test
January 9 – Shift 2Take Test
January 10 – Shift 1Take Test
January 10 – Shift 2Take Test
January 11 – Shift 1Take Test
January 11 – Shift 2Take Test
January 12 – Shift 1Take Test
January 12 – Shift 2Take Test

JEE Main 2022 Paper Overview

NTA rescheduled the JEE Main 2022 exam dates to avoid a clash with Class 12 board exams. We have provided the JEE previous years’ question papers to help the candidates in their JEE Main preparation. Candidates can go through the below-mentioned table to get an overview of the JEE Main 2022:

Exam NameJEE Main 2022
Full-FormJoint Entrance Exam
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Frequency of ExamTwice
Exam LevelNational-Level
SubjectsB.E./B.Tech
Mathematics
Physics
Chemistry
B.Arch
Maths – Part I
Aptitude Test – Part II
Drawing Test – Part III
B.Plan
Maths – Part I
Aptitude Test – Part II
Planning Based MCQs – Part III
Exam DateSession 1: June 23 to 29, 2022 (Results Declared)
Session 2: July 25, 2022
, onwards
Languages13 – Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
Mode of ApplicationOnline Application
Mode of ExamComputer-Based Test (CBT) | Pen-and-Paper-Based Offline Test for B.Arch Drawing Test.
Question TypeMultiple Choice Questions, Filling Numerical Values.
Exam DurationJEE Main Paper 1 – 3:00 Hours
JEE Main Paper 2 – 3:30 Hours
Marking Scheme+4 Marks for each correct answer
-1 Mark for every wrong answer (only for MCQ)
-1 Mark for every wrong answer (for numerical-based questions)
Official Websitejeemain.nta.nic.in

JEE Main is conducted as an entrance exam for admission to B.Tech, B.Arch, and B.Planning at IITs, NITs, and CFTIs. It is also a qualifying exam for appearing in JEE Advanced to get admission to IITs.


JEE Main 2022 Important Dates

Candidates can refer to the below-mentioned table to keep track of the upcoming JEE Main 2022 events:

JEE Main 1st Session (June)

EventsDates
JEE Main June Registration DateMarch 01, 2022
Last Date for Registration for the June Session (Extended)April 25, 2022 (up to 9:00 p.m.)
Last Date for Payment of the Online FeeApril 25, 2022 (up to 11:50 p.m.)
JEE Main June Admit Card DateJune 21, 2022
JEE Main 2022 June Session Exam DateJune 23 to 29, 2022
JEE Main June Result Declaration DateJuly 11, 2022

JEE Main 2nd Session (July)

Exam EventsDates
JEE Main Registration Dates CommencesJune 1, 2022
Last Date to Fill JEE Main Application FormJune 30, 2022
Last Date for JEE Main Fee PaymentJune 30, 2022
Release of JEE Main Admit CardJuly 21, 2022
JEE Main 2022 July ExamJuly 25, 2022
JEE Main July Final Answer KeyTo Be Announced
Declaration of JEE Main July ResultTo Be Announced

Note: At Embibe, we have ensured that JEE Main aspirants avail free mock tests. We suggest you attempt our mock tests and evaluate yourself before appearing for the actual examination.

JEE Main Mock Test by Embibe

Candidates can refer to the table mentioned below to access subject-wise JEE Main mock tests provided by Embibe:

Subject-wise JEE Main Mock Tests
Physics
Mathematics
Chemistry

JEE Main Topic-Wise Mock Test at Embibe

With Embibe’s study platform, you can learn and revise the various concepts from the syllabus of JEE Main. This section provides the JEE Main previous years’ chapter-wise PDF download links.

MathematicsPhysicsChemistry
3 Dimensional GeometryHeat TransferAtomic Structure
Determinant & MatricesLaws of ThermodynamicsLiquid and Gaseous State
Sequence and SeriesThermal Properties of Matter, Calorimetry and Kinetic Theory of GasesSolutions and Colligative Properties
Straight LineWaves and SoundIonic Equilibrium
VectorsMotion in One DimensionRedox Reactions and Volumetric Analysis
CircleMotion in Two Dimension & Projectile MotionSolid State
Probability Distribution (Binomial + Mean and Variance)Newton’s Laws of MotionChemical Thermodynamics
Definite Integral and Area Under the CurveUnits and DimensionsSome Basic Concepts of Chemistry (Mole Concept)
Limits, Continuity and DifferentiabilityWork, Power and EnergyElectrochemistry
FunctionsCenter of Mass & Momentum Conservation (Collision)Chemical Equilibrium
Applications of DerivativesCircular MotionNuclear and Surface Chemistry
Complex NumberGravitationChemical Kinetics
Quadratic EquationOscillations (SHM)Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
Binomial TheoremProperties of Matter and Fluid MechanicsClassification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
Differential EquationClassical Magnetism and Magnetic Properties of Matterd and f Block Elements
DifferentiationElectromagnetic Induction and Alternating CurrentGeneral Principles and Processes of Isolation of Metals (Metallurgy)
StatisticsElectrostaticsp Block Elements
Mathematical LogicMagnetic Effects of CurrentQualitative Inorganic Analysis
Set and RelationCurrent Electricitys Block elements (Alkali and Alkaline
Earth Metals) and Hydrogen
Height and DistanceRay OpticsCoordination Compounds
Trigonometric Ratio and FunctionsWave OpticsHaloalkanes
Properties of TriangleAtomic Structure in Modern PhysicsAlcohols and Ethers
Permutation and CombinationExperimental PhysicsAmines and Diazonium Salts
Indefinite IntegralPhotoelectric Effect and Electromagnetic WavesBiomolecules
and Polymers
Semiconductors and Communication SystemCarbonyl Compounds (Aldehydes and Ketones)
Carboxylic Acid and its Derivatives
Classification and Nomenclature of Organic Compounds
Alkanes, Alkenes and Alkynes (Hydrocarbons)
Haloarenes and Phenols
Isomerism of Organic Compounds

JEE Main Preparation Tips

Clearing JEE Main requires dedication, motivation, and a deeper understanding of topics included in the syllabus. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned tips and tricks to improve their JEE Main preparation 2022:

  • Prepare a Timetable: Creating a study plan can help candidates stay organised. A timetable will help to improve consistency. It helps balance studies, food, sleep, and break time. 
  • Know the Exam Pattern and Syllabus: Candidates must know the JEE Main exam pattern and syllabus. The exam pattern gives candidates an idea about the marking scheme, the number of questions asked, exam duration, etc.
  • Practice Regularly: Regular practice is mandatory if you appear for the JEE Main exam. Aspirants must solve at least 100-150 questions a day. Solve formula-based questions to improve the understanding level. JEE Main practice questions on Embibe comprise JEE Main previous years’ papers and questions from various popular books for the exam.
  • Revision: Revision is one of the most crucial steps for improving a candidate’s JEE Main score. By solving previous years’ question papers, candidates can get an idea of the previous years’ trends and frequently asked questions.
  • Mock Tests: Embibe’s JEE Main mock tests comprise chapter-wise topics and mini and full tests. Solving mock tests improves time management skills. Mock tests are provided with the same difficulty level, exam pattern, and marking scheme. With Embibe’s Advanced Feedback Analysis, candidates can get stronger in their test-taking skills.

Find the links for JEE Main Crash Course and Akash Tyagi’s Book below:

Sr.No.Crash Course
1.Practice Physics Crash Course
2.Practice Chemistry Crash Course
3.Practice Mathematics Crash Course  
4.Practice Physics Express

FAQs on JEE Main Previous Year Papers

Some of the frequently asked questions about JEE Main previous year questions chapter-wise are listed below:

Q.1: When will the NTA release the JEE Main question paper?
Ans: NTA releases the JEE Main question papers, the student’s response sheet, and the answer key after the conclusion of the exam.

Q.2: Is solving the previous year’s JEE Main papers mandatory before the final exam?
Ans: There is no requirement to solve JEE Main previous year’s papers, but if you wish to practice and analyse the difficulty level of the exam, you must go through the previous year papers.

Q.3: Is it helpful to solve the JEE Main previous year papers for the JEE Main 2022?
Ans: Yes, it will be helpful to solve the JEE Main previous year question papers because it will give you confidence. You will get mentally prepared after analysing the complex questions asked previously.

Q.4: What is the perfect time to solve the JEE Main previous year papers and take mock tests?
Ans: The best time to solve the previous year’s papers is one month before the exam. However, students should do this after they have completed the entire syllabus. Experts recommend taking chapter and subject-wise tests before a complete mock test series.

Q.5: What is the medium of the JEE Main question paper?
Ans: The JEE Main exam is conducted in 13 different languages: Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

Q.6: What is a good JEE Main score?
Ans: Candidates scoring over 250 marks have a good chance of getting admitted to a decent college.

Q.7: Are questions repeated from previous years’ papers of the JEE Main sessions 1 and 2?
Ans: There are instances of 2-3 questions repeating from the JEE Main previous years’ papers.

Q.8: How do I get the JEE Main previous years’ question papers year-wise online as a PDF?
Ans: At Embibe, you will get JEE Main previous year question papers and the solution as PDFs. In this article, we have provided all the links.

Also, check:

JEE Main 2022JEE Main 2022 Application Form
JEE Main 2022 Percentile vs RankJEE Main 2022 Marks vs Rank
JEE Main 2022 Answer KeyJEE Main 2022 Analysis
JEE Main 2022 Student ReactionJEE Main 2022 Question Paper

We strongly believe that your JEE Main preparation will be simple if you adhere to a structured and consistent plan. Solving the JEE Main previous year papers will help you prepare better.

Stay tuned to Embibe for the latest news and updates on JEE Main previous years’ papers

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