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  • 5 Oct, 2020
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VENPER NEET 2020 PAPER ANALYSIS

NEET 2020 exam for admission to MBBS/ BDS was conducted on 13 September 2020 in Single shift from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Approximately 15.97 lakh students appeared for the Exam. According to the Venper experts, the NEET 2020 exam was one of the easiest in the past few years, and the NEET CUT off expected to be high.

Reactions of Aspirants

According to the students, NEET 2020 question paper was easier as compared to the last year and most of them think that the cut off of NEET 2020 will be high for the 2020 academic year. The majority of the students found the difficulty of the NEET 2020 exam Moderate to Easy. 

Venper Experts

If we talk about the overall exam analysis of NEET 2020 most of the aspirants found the questions quite easy. The physics paper was found to be as same standard that of last year. Chemistry and Biology portions had only two to three tricky questions.

NEET analysis 2020 will paint a clear picture about the nature of the NEET exam to be conducted in future. This helps the future NEET aspirants to get prepared for the exam accordingly. Detailed analysis of all three sections is tabulated below:

Overall Difficulty Level of the NEET 2020 Exam

Moderate to Easy

Toughest Section

Physics

Easy Section

Biology

Topics with Most Weightage in Physics

Mechanics, Current electricity

Topics with Most Weightage in Chemistry

Inorganic Chemistry

Topics with Most Weightage in Biology

NCERT Questions/ Direct Questions

Difficulty Level of Numerical Questions

Easy, answers could be driven in one step

Expected Highest Score

690

 

NEET Physics Paper Analysis

Student’s perspective:

            ·       Physics again got the tag of the toughest section among the 3 sections.

            ·       Direct questions from sections such as Newton’s Laws of Motion, semiconductors, Einstein’s mass

         – energy equation etc.

            ·       Considering the whole paper, it was bit difficult to manage the time.

Faculties Perspective

            ·       Physics paper was moderate and not much calculative.

            ·       Questions tested the basic understanding of the concepts.

            ·       Out of the 45 questions, 20 questions were based on 11th class and 25 questions on 12th

            class syllabus.

            ·       16 questions were easy and 24 were moderate. Only 5 questions are considered difficult.

Class

XI

XII

XI

XII

XI

XII

XII

Total

Difficulty Level/ Topic

Mechanics

Properties of matter, Oscillations & Waves

Heat and Thermodynamics

Electrostatics & Current electricity

Magnetism, AC & EMW

Modern Physics

Optics

Overall

Easy

5

1

2

2

1

4

1

16

Medium

4

2

2

6

5

4

1

24

Difficult

0

1

1

1

0

0

2

5

Total

9

4

5

9

6

8

4

45

 

NEET Chemistry Paper Analysis

Students perspective

            ·       Test takers found the Chemistry paper of NEET 2020 to be lengthier.

            ·       Students found this section difficult, reason being lengthy calculations.

            ·       Theoretical questions were a little difficult to solve.

            ·       Overall this section ranked easy to solve and scoring also.

Expert Analysis

            ·       Chemistry paper gave relief to the students. The paper was easy.

            ·       14 questions were quite easy. Similarly, 22questions were of moderate and 9 questions

            were difficult.

            ·       The maximum 24 questions were based on 12th class syllabus. 21 questions were based on

            11th class syllabus

Class

XI

XII

XI

XII

XI

XII

Total

Class

Difficulty Level/ Topic

Organic
Chemistry

Organic
Chemistry

Inorganic
Chemistry

Inorganic
Chemistry

Physical
Chemistry

Physical
Chemistry

-

Difficulty Level/ Topic

Easy

2

3

3

2

1

3

14

Easy

Medium

2

5

4

3

3

5

22

Medium

Difficult

0

1

3

1

3

1

9

Difficult

Total

4

9

10

6

7

9

45

Total

NEET Biology Paper Analysis

Students perspective

            ·       Test Takers perceive Biology questions very easy to solve.

            ·       But some of the questions were tricky from this section.

            ·       Most of the questions were straight from the NCERT syllabus.

Faculties Perspective

            ·       Comparing to last years, biology question were quite easy.

            ·       30-Factual questions, 1-Numerical, 55 Conceptual, and 4- application based questions

            ·       The paper of Biology was easy this time but it was lengthy as well.

            ·       26 questions in the paper was quite easy, 31 medium level and 33 questions were of difficult level.

            ·       Maximum questions were based on NCERT syllabus. It covered 45 questions from class 11 syllabus

            while 45 questions were asked from 12th class syllabus. Comparing Botany and Zoology,

            43 questions were asked from Botany while 47 questions came from Zoology.

From Botany

Class

XI

XI

XI

XI

XII

XII

XII

XII

Total

Difficulty Level/ Topic

Cell & Cell Cycle

Diversity of Life

Plant Physiology

Structural Organisation of Plants

Biology in Human Welfare

Ecology

Reproduction & Sexual Reproduction

Genetics

Easy

1

1

3

3

0

2

1

2

13

Medium

1

3

2

0

1

2

1

1

11

Difficult

4

1

4

2

1

3

0

4

19

Total

6

5

9

5

2

7

2

7

43

 

From Zoology

Class

XI

XI

XI

XI

XII

XII

XII

XII

Total

Difficulty Level/ Topic

Animal Kingdom

Human Physiology

Biomolecules

Structural Organisation in Animals

Animal Husbandary & Biotechnology

Evolution: Theories & Evidences

Human Health & Diseases

Human Reproduction & Reproductive Health

Easy

2

1

3

1

3

3

0

0

13

Medium

2

7

2

0

4

0

3

2

20

Difficult

1

4

1

1

3

1

1

2

14

Total

5

12

6

2

10

4

4

4

47

 

Overall Distribution of Questions in Terms of Difficulty Level

Easy

Medium

Difficult

Subject

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Botany

13

52

11

44

19

76

Zoology

13

52

20

80

14

56

Physics

16

64

24

96

5

20

Chemistry

14

56

22

88

9

36

Total

56

224

77

308

47

188

 

       

Overall Distribution of Questions in Terms of Question types

Physics

Chemistry

Botany

Zoology

Category

XI

XII

XI

XII

XI

XII

XI

XII

Factual

6

3

3

5

12

6

10

5

Conceptual

3

7

3

3

14

14

9

15

Numerical

7

14

4

8

0

0

0

0

Application

2

3

10

9

1

0

0

4

Total

18

27

20

25

27

20

19

24

 


 

Venper Experts feel that the difficulty level of NEET 2020 was easier than NEET - 2019. Biology and Chemistry were found to be almost equal difficulty level with Physics being comparatively difficult among all. Questions worth 224 Marks can be considered easy overall, 308 marks of moderate level and only 188 marks are considered difficult by Venper Team.

Overall the paper was found to be quite easier than NEET 2019. Compared to last year all subjects were found to be on easier side. Questions in Physics were not as calculative as last year and were conceptually simple. Biology section had maximum questions from NCERT but around 10 questions were bit tricky. In Chemistry, around 40 questions from total 45 were from NCERT and paper was also not calculative. Since the paper is easy than last year, the expected cut off should increase and is expected to around 570 to 590.