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After attempting the JEE mains exam, the first thing that candidates look for is the JEE mains answer key. This key reveals the correct answers to all the questions asked in the JEE exam and can help you get a rough idea of your probable score.

Here’s How You Can Download the JEE Mains Answer Key – 


Step – 1: Visit the NTA’s official website at jeemain.nta.nic.in. 

Step  – 2: Click on the link to the JEE Mains 2022 answer key. 

Step – 3: Enter your JEE Main application number and date of birth. 

Step – 4: Click on submit to view the answer key on your screen.

Step – 5: You can download the NTA answer key pdf file for your convenience.

How to Calculate Probable Scores with the JEE Main Answer Key 2022? 

Candidates who take the engineering entrance test can use the JEE Main official answer key 2022 to assess their tentative results. The following table will help you use the answer key while calculating your score – 


How to Calculate Probable Scores
Type of Response Marking Scheme
Correct response Four marks awarded
Incorrect response One mark deducted
No answer No marks
Marked for review No Marks


You can use the formula shown below to calculate your tentative score – 

Tentative Score = (No. of correct answers x 4) –  (No. of incorrect answers)

It is important to note that this score is always tentative or probable. The authorities are likely to cancel a question at any time or even rectify certain answers. This can have a big impact on your overall score. 

This was all that you needed to know about downloading and using the JEE mains answer key to calculate your tentative score. Once you have your tentative score you can also use a rank predictor tool to find out your tentative rank. This can help you in making some valuable decisions about your further course of action and can also help in streamlining the counseling process. 

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