IIT JEE seems like a tough exam, but in reality, it is not as hard as everyone says it is. The only challenge that many students face is that they have to simultaneously prepare for CBSE class 12 Board exams along with IIT JEE. However, with proper preparation and dedication, it is easy to crack IIT JEE.
How To Prepare Effectively For JEE
1. Plan Your Studies Well
Formulate a study plan. It helps you to organize all the topics that have to be covered. Use a digital calendar and assign a topic based on the number of hours you can spare.
- Study for at least 8 hours a day.
- Assign one complicated topic and one easy topic.
- Include topics from Mathematics in everyday studies.
- Solve Physics problems every day.
Formulating a study plan is important, but it is more important to religiously follow the formulated study plan for IIT JEE
2. Books-the Prime Saviour
Books are the most important tool when it comes to IIT JEE preparation. With the ample number of textbooks that are available in the market, it is tough to choose the right textbook for JEE Main OR Advanced. NCERT books are the God of textbooks for JEE preparation. Apart from NCERT textbooks, refer to prescribed standard textbooks.
- Physics- Concepts of Physics by H.C Verma
- Mathematics- Problems Plus in IIT Mathematics by A Das Gupta
- Chemistry- Arihant master resource book for JEE
Solve previous years’ papers and attend mock tests regularly once a fortnight. By giving mock tests,
- You will get familiarized with the IIT JEE exam pattern
- Helps you to manage time
- Can improve your speed and accuracy
- Helps you to understand the level of learning
Different people have different abilities. Thus, in the same way, not all students are active or attentive. Few of the students are early birds, who prefer to get up early and study whereas a few are dark rangers who prefer to study late at night. Know at which part of the day you are active and study at that time as it helps to concentrate more and helps you to retain it better. Download BYJU’S learning app, it helps you to study anytime anywhere at your own pace.
Not only hard work, but smart work is also important when you prepare for IIT JEE. Follow study techniques which help you to simplify the tough concept and helps you to remember the concepts better. Students can try out a few techniques mentioned below to improve their learning.
- Mind maps for Mathematics
Use mind mapping technique to understand tough concepts. It is a technique which involves taking a topic and branching out other topics which are interconnected. Use different colours to make a mind map which helps you to remember better.
- Block diagrams for Physics
This is a technique where principal functions are represented through blocks and lines. It is mainly used to represent inter-relationships.
- Flow charts for Chemistry
Flow charts can be used to represent workflow, process or step by step representation of sequences which is the solution.
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All the best for IIT JEE 2019.