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KVPY 2016

How much are you scoring? Please post your estimated marks.

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Note by Harsh Shrivastava
5 months, 3 weeks ago

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Bio was damn difficult .... Chinmay Sangawadekar · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Chinmay Sangawadekar Yeah! You are right. Biology troubled me a lot too, I wonder how much I will lose due to it. Akshay Yadav · 5 months, 1 week ago

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@Chinmay Sangawadekar How much are you getting? A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@A E I did not check the answer key , how much are you getting ? which problem in mathematics did you like most ? Chinmay Sangawadekar · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Chinmay Sangawadekar All questions were of good level and interesting.I am expecting about 47-50. A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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OK so I found q 17,22,27,67,70 ans incorrect Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati Yes 17,22, 67 and 70 are incorrect but 27 is correct A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@A E @Spandan Senapati ,Shouldn't the answer of q-27 be option B? Kalash Verma · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Kalash Verma Ya option B is correct for q 27.... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati My score is horrible 45-50 :( A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@A E You need to calculate the maxheight attained from ground....you might have calculated it from top of the tower perhaps.....anyway don't worry it happens....exam pressure..... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati What is getting for Q67 and Q70? Harsh Shrivastava · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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Guys kvpy has revised its answer keys.what are your scores??? Spandan Senapati · 4 months, 1 week ago

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@Spandan Senapati Mine is 72.75. Spandan Senapati · 4 months, 1 week ago

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@Spandan Senapati Where are the new answer keys? Harsh Shrivastava · 4 months, 1 week ago

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@Harsh Shrivastava Sorry for late reply.was out for school picnic.in official site you can find the answer keys Spandan Senapati · 4 months, 1 week ago

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@Spandan Senapati I Too got this much last year. if you do sufficiently well in interview you will get a decent rank Prakhar Bindal · 4 months, 1 week ago

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Can anyone tell the solution of Q4. KVPY SA? Anoushka Gupta · 5 months, 1 week ago

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@Anoushka Gupta Apply Cauchy Schwarz inequality on LHS,you will observe that LHS is greater than equal to the RHS.Then apply the equality condition Cauchy Schwarz inequality( in Cauchy Schwarz inequality,the equality exists when the ratio of terms is constant).You will get that 1=a=b.Therefore (1,1) is the only solution. A E · 5 months, 1 week ago

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@A E Thanks a lot! Anoushka Gupta · 5 months, 1 week ago

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@Anoushka Gupta It can be done without the inequality also-

\((1+a+b)^2=3(1+a^2+b^2)\)

\(\iff 2a^2+2b^2-2a-2b-2ab+2=0\)

\(\iff (a-1)^2+(b-1)^2+(a-b)^2=0\)

Hence, \(a=b=1\) only. Akshay Yadav · 5 months, 1 week ago

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@Akshay Yadav great solution!!! A E · 5 months, 1 week ago

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@A E Thanks! Akshay Yadav · 5 months, 1 week ago

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@Anoushka Gupta Thanks!!! A E · 5 months, 1 week ago

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Kindly confirm the answer for the conditions for current to flow in the wire connected to circuits.

I marked “current will flow if E1/R1 not equal to E2/R2.”

I know that if the wire connects 2 points, then those 2 points potential is same. But I got confused during exam and trusted "Kirchoff's law" for junctions. Anoushka Gupta · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Anoushka Gupta Even I marked the same option :( Hrishik Mukherjee · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Anoushka Gupta I barely completed the paper.. I don't remember exactly what I marked, what questions I marked.. So I didn't count.. Anoushka Gupta · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Anoushka Gupta No problem....All the best !!! A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Anoushka Gupta Oh. Thanks. Anoushka Gupta · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Anoushka Gupta How much are you scoring? A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Anoushka Gupta To make things simple think this way....the circuits are initially separate..consider any one of the circuit.... current is e/r....now connect them write Kirchoff's voltage law for the same circuit......did you find that the current again remains the same......so what can be concluded is that current did not flow through the wire..... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Harsh Shrivastava @Kalash Verma @Adarsh Kumar What is your score (including the ones you have done correctly but printed wrong in the keys)? apna apna batao sab Hrishik Mukherjee · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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Do add ,5 more marks...friend the key is a bit incorrect.... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati Like which questions? I may not have attempted the ones you are saying. Harsh Shrivastava · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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My marks: 40-45. :( Harsh Shrivastava · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Harsh Shrivastava Same here. :( A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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The key is incorrect....physics especially.... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati Please tell me question numbers you are finding wrong.As of now, i am scoring too low. Harsh Shrivastava · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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Question paper with answer keys have been uploaded at KVPY Official site !!!!! Please post your marks!!! A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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Think my score is gonna be in 71-75....let's see..... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati Good job!. although i haven't seen the paper i too scoreD about 73 last year.

If you do fair enough in interview you will surely be in top 100! Prakhar Bindal · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Prakhar Bindal I expect 73.25 after the correct ans key...and you know in 2014 someone had scored 78 from our school and got air 8!!!!. Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati actually 2014 paper was quite tough (cutoff was only 42). so scoring 78 in that is indeed an achievement

i got rank 59 last year coz the paper was slightly easier last year than 2014 . One of my friend got 82 last year still ended up on rank 14 Prakhar Bindal · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Prakhar Bindal How do you rate this years q paper......??? Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati I Think its more or less of same level as last year (atleast for PCM) . Biology its none of my buisness Prakhar Bindal · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Prakhar Bindal Ya bio was not high scoring.....this year.....and maths was better then previous years..as of P,C they were quite the same... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Prakhar Bindal Actually bio is the one making difference this year. A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@A E i scored 6 last year out of 25. Prakhar Bindal · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Prakhar Bindal @prakhar bindal...Can you tell if q. 17 and is correct.... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Prakhar Bindal Great!!! A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@A E :P. What do you mean? :P Prakhar Bindal · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Prakhar Bindal That is more that my score in bio. A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Spandan Senapati Wow.....then congratulations!!!!! I don't even think of crossing 50. A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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.let's wait for the key.....and bio was not difficult....the options were not at all confusing...a little thinking and you know what the ans is......there were q where only one option was apparent...... Spandan Senapati · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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Scoring above 50 was a herculean task!!! A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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Probably cutoff will fall drastically this year. A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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Wasn't biology too tough in SA Stream? A E · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@A E I think I was giving AIPMT 😨 Harsh Shrivastava · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Harsh Shrivastava AIPMT(actually NEET) asks most of the questions from NCERT. but here good amount of concepts were required Satyabrata Dash · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@A E yes it was a bit tough. Satyabrata Dash · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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@A E Yeah it was horrible. I will get between 40 and 50. Kushagra Sahni · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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Let the answer key come, till then I have no estimation. Overall, my exam was bad 😥😥 Nihar Mahajan · 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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How much are you scoring? A E · 5 months, 3 weeks ago

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