WB JECA 2020 Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Books

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    WB JECA (West Bengal Joint Entrance Computer Application) is a state level exam conducted by WBJEEB (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board). The exam is held for admission in MCA (Masters of Computer Application) program at recognized institutes of West Bengal. WB JECA 2020 will be conducted on July 13, 2020 in offline mode.

    • WB JECA 2020 exam is held in two shifts i.e. (Shift I – Mathematics, and Shift II – Aptitude).
    • The question paper consists of 150 objective type questions. Each question carries one mark.
    • 1 mark is awarded for every correct answer and 0.25 mark deducted for every incorrect response.
    • The syllabus is divided into two part, mathematics carries 100 questions and aptitude carries 50 questions in the exam. CheckWB JECA Syllabus

    WB JECA 2020 Important Topics:

    • Mathematics – Analytical Geometry, and Algebra
    • Aptitude – Reasoning, Data Interpretation, and Problem solving

    WB JECA 2020 Exam Highlights

    WB JECA 2020 exam will be conducted on July 13, 2020, Sunday. It is scheduled for two shifts on offline (Pen and paper based) mode. Here are the important highlights of the exam:

    Conducted BodyWB JEEB (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board)
    Exam Shifts

    Shift I (Mathematics – 11:00 am to 1:00 pm)

    Shift II (Aptitude – 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm)

    Exam ModeOffline mode (pen and paper based)
    Question Paper LanguageEnglish only
    Total Marks150
    Number of Section2 (Mathematics and Aptitude)
    Marking SchemeEach question one mark

    WB JECA 2020 Exam Pattern

    WB JECA 2020 will be conducted on July 13, 2020. The exam is held in two shifts i.e. (Shift I – Mathematics, and Shift II – Aptitude). WB JECA 2020 Exam Pattern is different for mathematics and aptitude.

    Shift I Mathematics: WB JECA 2020 shift I is based on mathematics section. The question paper consists of 100 objective type questions with four options and only one option is correct. It is held in offline mode. Applicants have to attempt all the questions in the duration of 2 hours. One mark is awarded for every correct response and 0.25 mark deducted for every incorrect answer. There is no negative marking for unanswered questions.

    Shift II Aptitude: Aptitude section carries 50 MCQs questions in the exam. Each question has four option and only one option is correct. Applicants have to attempt all the questions in the duration of one hour. Each question carries one mark and negative marking is also applicable 0.25 mark deducted for every wrong answer. No mark for no attempt question.

    Exam Schedule

    ShiftsTimingTotal Number of QuestionsTotal marks
    Shift I – Mathematics11:00 am to 1:00 pm100100
    Shift II - Aptitude2:00 pm to 3:00 pm5050

    Marking Scheme

    • 1 mark is awarded for every correct answer
    • 0.25 mark deducted for every incorrect response
    • No marking for not unanswered questions
    • If a candidate chooses more than one option, it will be treated as an incorrect answer and 0.25 marks will be deducted
    • For any combination of response with more than one option, then it's treated as incorrect answer and 0.25 mark deducted

    WB JECA 2020 Syllabus

    WB JECA Syllabus 2020 contains questions from Mathematics and Aptitude. There are 100 questions in mathematics section and 50 questions in aptitude section. Applicants are suggested to prepare important topics first. Here, we are providing you complete syllabus of WB JECA 2020.

    Mathematics Syllabus

    Mathematics considered as one of the difficult subjects. It is the most important subject of WB JECA 2020 exam. It carries highest weightage of questions in the exam, questions paper carries 100 questions from this subject. The questions of Mathematics is based on graphs and formulas and it’s time-consuming section. Mathematics is the study of topics such as quantity, structure, space, and change. This section has four topics i.e. Analytical geometry, Algebra, Calculus, and Probability & statics. We are providing you detailed syllabus of mathematics subject in the table given below:

    TopicsSub Topics
    Analytical GeometryCartesian and polar coordinate, straight line, circle, ellipse, parabola, hyperbola, translation, and rotation of axes.
    AlgebraComplex number, De Moiver’s theorem, solution of linear equation, determinates, matrices, summation of signal series, addition of vectors, scalar and vector products, in equation, sets of elements, universal set, empty set, subsets, Venn diagram, union and intersection of sets, complements, algebra of sets, finite sets, class of sets, partitions, cross product, group, ring, and fields.
    CalculusLimit, continuity, differential, maxima and minima, Taylor and maclaruin’s, series, definite and indefinite integrals, first Ana, second order, differential, equation, functions of several, variables, partial differentials.
    Probability and StaticsPermutation, combination, probability, probability distribution, mean, medium, mode, standard deviation, correlation coefficient.

    Aptitude Test Syllabus

    There are 50 MCQ questions in Aptitude section. The questions of this section are based on general awareness, reasoning and other. This section has five topics mentioned in the table given below:

    Problem Solving
    Quantitative Comparison
    Discrete Quantitative Analysis
    Data Interpretation

    WB JECA Preparation Books

    Preparation Books for Mathematics

    Here is the list of best books for mathematics preparation:

    Book NameAuthor Name
    What is Mathematics?Herbert Robbins and Richard Courant
    How to Solve ItGeorge Pólya
    The Mathematical ExperiencePhilip J. Davis and Reuben Hersh
    Principles of mathematical analysisWalter Rudin

    Preparation Books for Aptitude

    Books are very important part of preparation plan. Here, we are providing some important books for preparation of Aptitude section:

    Book NameAuthor Name
    Analytical ReasoningM.K. Pandey
    Fast Track Objective ArithmeticRajesh Verma
    Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationsR.S. Agarwal
    Reasoning & AptitudeSingh IRS
    A New Approach to REASONING Verbal & Non-VerbalB.S. Sijwali and Indu Sijwali

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