The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released a new and important notification for all the students who have appeared for the JEE Main 2020 Examination for January session.
The NTA has released an important clarification about the Numerical Value Questions on the jeemain.nta.nic.in the website and how the answers for them will be evaluated by the exam authority.
Exam authority will accept answers for Questions that contain Numerical Values in JEE Main 2020 exam in different mathematical formats which are expressed through various decimal point systems. according to the notification.
To help JEE Main 2020 aspirants better understand the scoring pattern for Numerical Questions, they can visit the official website mentioned above.
As per the notification, the answers to the Numerical Question in JEE Main Exam will have answers also in numeric format. And for such answers, the exam authority has said that it will accept answers submitted by the candidates in different formats based on values of zeros.
The notification states that “the value of zeroes in decimal would be disregarded and all equivalent decimal values would be marked as correct.”
Furthermore, the notice also provides a detailed example of this which says “‘if the Answer for the Numerical value Questions is, say 5 then all the values like 5, 5.0, 5.00, 5.000, 5.0000, 05, 05.0, 05.00, 05.000, 05.0000 are correct answers.”