So, after the first phase of JEE Main session is over with the NTA conducting the exam in January and declared the results on January 19, 2019. Now it’s high time for the aspirants to gear up for the April Exam. Now, the aspirants are familiar with their percentile and can roughly estimate where they stand in terms of their All India Rank. This year also brought something new -- students are fortunate enough to have two chances to attempt JEE Main. So, it is important that they make the best use of this opportunity.
With this learning, students will get a better idea about which topics to focus on more.
Study these topics having a clear-cut strategy in mind. There are about 45 days left for your JEE Main April exam, so time is limited and crucial.
Plan these 45 days with utmost sincerity, and make sure you make the most of this time.
Tips to prepare for JEE Main in these 45 Days
1. Prepare a time table for the remaining 45 days before April JEE Main paper. Include a regular testing system.
2. Include all chapters of each subject in the timetable. If a topic is difficult, do not ignore it. Revise the fundamentals of each chapter.
3. Revise the NCERT textbook thoroughly because as observed in the January session, some questions were asked directly from NCERT.
4. Practice previous years’ papers and try to solve chapter-wise papers of IIT JEE. While doing this, try to observe how the same concepts are asked in different ways.
5. If you find that you are weak in a particular topic, do not leave it. Go through its fundamental concepts and formulae. This will enable you to solve some problems from these topics if not all.
How to prepare for Physics in JEE Main
1. Students currently in class 12 should cover the entire syllabus of classes 11 and 12 from a conceptual textbook like Concepts of Physics by HC Verma.
2. For class 12 syllabus, you must focus entirely on NCERTs and previous years’ papers. Students must write the derivations again and again to memorize them.
3. The fastest way to solve a Physics question is to read the question carefully and find out what should be the unit of the answer. Check the options with correct units and then, work on them.
4. Most Optics related questions have only one-step solutions. Compare options with the given question and you can easily see which one would be the correct choice.
5. Electricity-related questions are property-based. Read them carefully and you will find out that only one or at the most two options satisfy the property in question. It will help you to get to the correct answer quickly.
How to prepare Chemistry in JEE Main
Students currently in class 12 should make short notes of class 11 chapters from both the books of NCERT. Start giving more emphasis on a numerical solving approach. This will help you both in JEE Main and the board exams.
For students who have already passed class 12, reading these topics from NCERT books are a must:
2. Environmental Chemistry
4. Oxidizing and Reducing Agents of Organic Chemistry
6. Ionic Equilibrium
7. Salt Analysis
8. Coordination Compounds
How to prepare Mathematics for JEE Main
1. An average of 20-25% of questions is from previous years' papers making practice very essential. Attempt two mock tests every week before you finally appear for JEE. These mocks tests would clear your concept and also aid in identifying your strengths and weaknesses.
2. Around 7-10 questions in JEE are from NCERT and include these topics: Probability, Vector 3D, ITF, Continuity and Differentiability, Area Under Curve. Therefore, you can prioritize these chapters with maximum weight in JEE Main, while revising for the boards.
3. In the Integration problems, just differentiate the given options and find the correct one and finalize. In the differentiation problems, integrate the given options and find out the most suitable answer.
4. In Algebra, most of the questions are property-based. Almost 99% of options with anomaly are the correct answers.
5. In Quadratic Equations, 90% questions are properties of alpha, beta, and gamma where you have to find the sum of roots or the product of roots.
6. In Complex Numbers, read the question carefully to find out if the answer would be an imaginary number or a real number. Mostly two options are necessarily real numbers. Eliminate the unnecessary answers and find the correct one.
Last Mantra to crack JEE MAINS
1. Now that you would have taken several mock tests on the Computer-Based format earlier from the repeated sources so that they don't have to search for new things on the exam day. Always start with your favorite topic or subject. It's advised to solve the easier questions, gradually move on to the moderate questions and then you need to solve tricky one.
2. Keep yourself fit mentally and physically. Give proper time daily for the preparation so that you won’t panic in the last moment. Practice yoga or meditate or meditate, have healthy food habits, relax as far as possible so that you do not get into too much stress. Just mingle your preparation with sample papers.
3. Remember Planning and Implementing them both must go side by side.
4. Analyse your Strength and Weaknesses your ability and interest in handling Science and Mathematics. Students with the analytical bent of mind for science and maths should go for this.
5. Unbalanced between Self Study or External Help? The self-study has no replacement. One can clear these exams with focussed and sincere effort without any external help. Once you are through with the entire syllabus joining a test series will help you to evaluate your level among peers. External help [Coaching] offers help to those who are sincere in their efforts.
6. Have a proper time Management: Give equal importance to all the three subjects. The all India rank in JEE Main is based upon your score in Board Exam and Entrance test, therefore, ignorance of either may be disastrous.
7. Divide preparation into different levels: Now as the peak time has arrived divide your entire preparation into 2 stages. Boards and JEE Mains Completing NCERT textbook and its exercise is a prerequisite. Once you are through with this, solving MCQ's for JEE Main will work as a revisionary tool and will boost your confidence. Any missing links must be revised properly and thoroughly at this juncture before proceeding to the exercise of JEE ADVANCED level. After completing this level, you must check yourself with previous year JEE Papers.
8. Set Targets: For these 45 days targets must be set. The achievements of the target, of course, help in boosting confidence. The confidence, in turn, will encourage to achieve a bigger target. For all this to happen one must stay healthy, undistracted and out of negativities.
Instructions for “The Day” for JEE Main April
1. Do not panic as it will not help you, rather it’s dangerous to your health as well as for your exam hence, keep calm and be patient.
2. While appearing and just focus on your question paper do not put the focus on other's activities. This will save time for you.
3. Do not forget to carry your JEE Main Admit Card 2019 to the examination hall. You can not enter the exam hall without possessing the admit card.
4. Do not carry any type of unfair means to the examination hall. Once found with anything, you are definitely out of the examination hall as ‘disqualified’. Carrying anything might lead to the cancellation of your candidature permanently or for a stipulated time period.
5. Do reach on time because no candidate will be allowed to enter the examination hall under any circumstances after the exam commences.
6. Check the system allotted to you for its working conditions.
7. It’s your duty to ensure that all the details on the attendance sheet must be correct and signatures are done at the prescribed place/column.
8. Carefully go through all the instructions for marking, mentioned on the computer before the exam starts.
9. You have to produce your admit card whenever demanded by the invigilator. So, keep it safe with you throughout.
10. You also have to imprint your left-hand thumb impression in the space provided in the Attendance Sheet.
11. Follow the signals given by the invigilator at the beginning of the examination, at half-time and before the closing of the exam.
12. Do carry the copy of PwD certificate in the prescribed format issued by the Competent Authority, if you claim relaxation under PwD category.
13. Bring your own geometry box set, pencils, erasers and color pencils or crayons for aptitude test in Architecture.
14. In the end, your hard work and determination will pay. You must take this attempt to be a golden one. As it is happening first time in the history that JEE Mains is been conducted twice. Keep revising all subjects and don’t get stuck or spend too much time on one particular topic. Your focus should be only on maximizing your score and ranking higher than the January JEE Main exam!
Give your best shot and build your own future!
We wish you all the very best!
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