Preparation Tips for JEE Main Chemistry
Question Paper of Last 3 Years show that Chemistry is the easiest subject asked in JEE Main Exam.
So giving proper attention to the subject can fetch you more marks and make you capable to score high and gain good rank.
On the basis of difficulty level the paper of JEE Main 2015 can be classified as
- 40% questions easy
- 40% questions average
- 20% questions difficult
In JEE Main 2015 weightage of Different sections are:
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It is very clear that questions are asked almost equally from all sections so equal focus should be given to all the sections.
Time to Devote
A normal student aiming to crack jee main should study chemistry for 1.5 to 2 hours daily. As preparation of chemistry require to remember more than in physics and mathematics it is highly important to study chemistry daily.
1. NCERT Chemistry
NCERT is the best book for JEE Main prepration questions are directly asked from the book. Even you will find questions in examples and exercise of NCERT asked directly in JEE Main Exam.
2. Physical Chemistry
Students require to practice physical chemistry well so they need to solve a large number of questions which they can find in O. P. Tandon. This book contains a large number of questions of different difficulty level. For jee Main you will require to solve this book your focus should be on solving large number of questions and gaining basic concepts.
NOTE: You can skip very difficult questions given in the book.
3. Inorganic Chemistry
For Inorganic chemistry large number of books are available in marked but best among them is NCERT. As Inorganic Chemistry require to mug a large number of equations and formula and reasons. All of them has been compiled very well in NCERT Book.
4. Organic chemistry
Though NCERT is good for variety of questions you need to solve Organic Chemistry by Arihant publication.
5. Previous Year Questions
You need to solve previous year questions of AIEEE and Objective questions of Previous year IITs. This will give you an idea of level of difficulty and some of the questions or concepts used in the question can be repeated in the exam.
How to Study Chemistry for JEE Main
Try to grasp the concepts well focus on understanding the topic and concepts involved. Solve NCERT and Exemplar first, this will give you understanding of the topic and a little bit of speed. Now start with the Arihant Maths book for JEE Main Solve each and every question without devoting much time. If you are not able to solve a question in 10-15 minute see the solution. Try to remember as many results as possible this will give you speed while solving question.
Try a self mock test of 1 hour with 30 question with negative marking every week.
Normally these topics asked in JEE Main are easy
- Co-Ordination Compounds
- Solid State
- S and P Block Elements
- Basic Organic Chemistry
You should have very good preparation of these topics and should attempt all the questions from these topics. This will help you score good. Remember Chemistry in JEE Main is generally easiest of all. Attempt is first. Give sufficient time while preparation.
Best of LUCK for Preparation.