JEE MAIN 2020 BARCH SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
The JEE Main B.Arch Syllabus 2020 has been released by National Testing Agency along with the brochure on the official website. It comprises of three sections i.e. Mathematics, General Aptitude and Drawing. This year, the examination authorities have introduced a separate paper for B.Plan. Candidates who will appear for B.Planning will have to attempt the Planning section instead of the Drawing section.
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Before preparing for the examination, candidates are advised to go through the syllabus as well as the B.Arch Paper Pattern. It will help the candidates to strategise their study plan accordingly. Knowing the exam pattern and syllabus of JEE Main B.Arch paper will give a deep insight about the topics, mode of the examination, what type of questions can be asked in the exam.
Read the article to know the detailed syllabus, weightage, important topics, etc.
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The Aptitude Test will analyse the candidate’s verbal, abstract/conceptual reasoning skills and numerical reasoning. The JEE Main B.Arch section comprises two parts. Candidates can refer to the topics mentioned below for preparing for Aptitute Test.
|Part 1||Awarness of Persons, Objects, Places, Buildings, Materials, Texture related to Architecture and build-environment, Visualizing different sides of three-dimensional objects, Visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings, Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal).|
|Part 2||Three dimensional- perception : Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms and elements, colour texture, harmony and contrast. Design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil, Transhformationof forms both 2 D and 3 D unioin, subtraction, rotation, development of surfaces and volumes, Generation of Plan, elevations and 3 D views of objects, Creating two-dimensional and three-dimesional compositions using given shapes and forms. Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urbanscape (public space, festivals, market, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces, etc), landscape (riverfronts, jungles, trees, plants, etc) and rural life.|
Note: Candidates are advised to bring pencils, erasers, colour pencils, crayons and own geometry box for the Aptitude Test.
Basically, Drawing Test of JEE Main Paper 2 is based on the designing ideas. Check JEE Main B.Arch Syllabus for Drawing section tabulated below:
Drawing and Designing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil
Trasformation of forms both 2D and 3D union
Development of Surfaces and Volumes
Generation of Plan
Creating 2D and 3D compositions using given shapes and forms
Elevation and 3D views of objects rotation
Sketching of activities from memory of urban scenes
Sets, relations and functions: Sets, roster and set builder form of sets, Types of sets, subset, the proper and improper sets, Power set, universal set, union of sets, complement of sets, De-morgan’s Law, Ordered pairs, cartesian product, Relation, number of relation, types of relation, Functions, image, and Pre-image, Types of functions, Composition of function, condition for composite function, the property of a composite function, The inverse of a function
Complex numbers and quadratic equations: Algebra of complex numbers, Modulus and argument of complex numbers, The complex conjugate of complex numbers and properties of complex numbers, Polar form representation and Euler form, Finding the square root of complex numbers and complex equations, De-moivre’s theorem, cube root and nth root of unity, Vectory representation and rotation, The discriminant of quadratic equation, Nature of roots, the relation of coefficient and roots, Transformation of quadratic equations and condition of common roots.
Matrices and Determinants: Matrix and operation on matrices, Types of matrix, Transpose of a matrix, symmetric and skew-symmetric matrix, Conjugate of matrix, hermitian and skew-hermitian matrix, Determinant of matrix, Minor and cofactor of an element of matrix/determinant, Adjoint and inverse of a matrix, Elementary row operations and use in finding the inverse of a matrix, System of linear equations and Cramer’s Rule, System of homogeneous linear equations
Permutations and Combinations: Fundamental Principle of Counting, Permutations as an Arrangement, Combinations as Selections, P (n,r) and C (n,r), Application of Permutation and Combination.
Mathematical Induction: Principle of Mathematical Induction and it’s Simple Application, Principle of Mathematical Induction
Binomial Theorem and its simple applications: Binomial Theorem for Postive Integral Index, Pascal’s Triangle, General Term, Middle Term, Properties and Application of Binomial Theorem
Sequence and Series: Sequences, Arithmetic and Geometric Progression, Arithmetic and Geometric Mean, Harmonic Progression, Sum up to n terms, Arithmetic-geometric series.
Limit, Continuity and differentiability: Limits of a function, Properties of limits, Limits of polynomials and rational functions, Continuity of a function at a point, Discontinuity, Continuity of Composite Functions, Differentiability, Algebra of derivatives, Rolle’s Theorem, Mean Value Theorem (Lagrange).
Integral Calculus: Introduction, integration as the inverse function of differentiation, Indefinite integral and properties of indefinite integral, Comparison between definite and Indefinite integral, Methods of integration, Integration by substitution, Integration using trigonometric identities, integration by partial fractions, integration by parts, Integrals of some particular function, Integrals of some special types, Definite integral and its properties, The fundamental theorem of calculus, Evaluations of definite integral by substitution.
Differential equations: Order and Degree of a Differential equation, General and Particular solution, Formation of differential equations, Methods of solving different types of differential equations.
Co-ordinate Geometry: Directrix, Latus Rectum, Slope and gradient, Focus and Eccentricity, Angle between two intersecting lines, their intersection points, parallel lines and collinear lines are the important terms of Co-ordinate Geometry.
Three dimensional Geometry: Coordinate of a point in space, distance formula, Direction cosine and Direction ratio, The angle between two intersecting lines, Skew lines and the shortest distance between two lines, Equation of line and plane, The intersection of line and plane.
Vector Algebra: Vector (Position Vector, Direction cosine), Types of vector, Vector Algebra, Dection Formula, Product of two vectors (Scalar and Vector product).
Statistics and Probability: Independent Events, Dependent Events, Conditional probability, Random variables, etc.
Trigonometry: Trigonometry Function and their Identities, Trigonometry Equation, Inverse Trigonometry.
Mathematical Reasoning: Statements and types of statements, Basic logical connectives, conjunction, and disjunction, Negation, Conditional statements, The Contrapositive of conditional statements, the converse of conditional statements, Biconditional statements, Quantifiers, Validity of statements.
Important Topics for Aptitue
Awareness of persons, places, Building, Materials
Objects, texture related to Architecture and build-environment
Visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings
Visualizing Different sides of 3D objects
3D- Perception and Appreciation of scale and proportion of objects
JEE Main B.Arch paper 2020 was conducted on January 6, 2020 over two shifts:
According to JEE Aspirants and experts, JEE Main B.Arch 2020 paper was easy to moderate difficulty level. It comprises of three sections i.e. Mathematics, General Aptitude, and Drawing. The time duration was three hours long in which 60 minutes were allotted to each section. Mathematics section had 25 questions while, the Aptitude and Drawing section had 50 and 2 questions respectively. Most of the aspirants found Mathematics section difficult than the rest of the sections. Candidates also stated that the questions asked in the exam were the tricky ones in this section.
In the General Aptitude section, there were questions like explaining 3D image, viewing the structure of a bulding from the top and having to match it with the options. It had questions on mental ability and there were a few questions from theories. Whereas, in the Drawing section, the candidates had to draw a gymnast and then use cylinders to make a composition.
In 2019, the Mathematics section of the JEE Main B.Arch paper was easier. According to the students, the questions were difficult as well as tricky this year.
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National Testing Agency has revised the exam pattern of JEE Main B.Arch paper. It consists of various details like, mode of the examination, duration of exam, number of questions, marking scheme, etc. Students are advised to check JEE Main B.Arch exam pattern before appearing for the examination:
Mode of Exam: JEE Main B.Arch paper comprises of three sections i.e. Mathematics, General Aptitude and Drawing. The drawing section will be conducted in offline mode only i.e. pen and paper based. However, Mathematics and Aptitude sections will be conducted in Online mode only i.e. Computer Based Test
Types of Questions: The Question paper will consist of MCQs and Numerical Answer Type (NAT) both.
Marking Scheme: Candidates will be awarded 4 marks for each correct answer whereas 1 mark will be deducted for the incorrect answer.
Exam Duration: The duration of the exam will be 3 Hours.
Total number of questions: The total number of questions asked in the exam will be 77.
Language of the exam: Hindi, English and Gujarati (only for centers in Gujarat, Daman and Diu, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli).
JEE Main B.Arch Paper has a very tough competition in India and requires a lot of hard work to prepare for it. Every year lakhs of students appear for the entrance examination. Along with the hard work it also requires smart preparation. That’s why it’s important to learn tips and tricks that will certainly help you in increasing your speed and accuracy in the paper. Given below are a few tips to help you in JEE entrance exam.
Question: What type of questions are asked in the drawing section?
Ans. For drawing section, the candidates will have to prepare topics such as sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urbanscape (festivals, market, street scenes, recreational spaces, monuments, public space, etc), landscape (river fronts, trees, plants, jungles, etc) and rural life.
Question: I want to attempt JEE Main Paper 2 (B.Arch). What are subjects included in Paper 2?
Ans. For B.Arch paper, candidates need to study Mathematics, General Aptitude and Drawing Skills. NTA has released the syllabus for the students to know which topics have to be studied for the preparation of the exam.
Question: In which mode JEE Main Paper 2 will be conducted?
Ans. The entrance examination will be conducted in Online mode. However, the drawing section will be held in offline mode.
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