NTA (National testing Agency) will conduct JEE Main 2020 between July 18 and July 23. This exam is considered a difficult one since the competition is very high. It is not an easy task to clear this exam and get into IITs, NITs, and other premier engineering colleges in India. A huge number of students are appearing for this exam. It requires utmost commitment and hard work to crack this exam in the first attempt.
Students should have in-depth knowledge of the subjects. They should start JEE preparation from 11th standard. This is an exam where speed is an important attribute and where a thorough knowledge of the subject is not enough. Students should have a greater speed to solve exercises. Students should practice regularly so that they can gain higher speed. Aspirants should have a curious mind to crack the exam. The following are the study hacks to crack JEE Main 2020.
JEE Main Study Tips
Well Organized Study Plan
A well-organized plan will help you balance your self-studies along with classes.
Students should have the right knowledge of the syllabus of the JEE exam. The syllabus and exam pattern are available on the official website of the exam conducting body. Aspirants should make an organized plan for the exam. Students should study 3-4 hours daily. Plan judiciously to cover all the topics. You should clear all your doubts with your teachers. Try to solve questions on paper with a pen.
JEE Previous Year Question Papers
Solving previous year JEE question papers is very important. Practising these makes you more familiar with the question pattern. Also, you get a clear idea about the type of questions and marks scheme expected from each chapter. Students can easily access solved previous year question papers online. Practising previous year question papers helps students to increase their speed of solving questions. This also gives an understanding of which topic to focus more on and which topic to leave.
Select The Right Study Materials
Students should select study materials wisely. A lot of study materials are available in the market. There are many educators which provide study materials that are specially designed to crack JEE. Students can also make use of the internet to select the best learning materials. Video tutorials are available on the internet. Students can make use of those live and recorded sessions also. PDFs of study material are available for free on websites, which can be easily downloaded.
Referring to additional textbooks is highly recommended. The best books for JEE maths include Objective Mathematics by R.D Sharma, Algebra by Dr. S K Goyal Arihant Publications, S.L. Loney, etc. Some of the best chemistry books for JEE include books by J.D. Lee, O.P. Tandon, R.C. Mukherjee, Morrison and Boyd. There are physics books from authors like I.E. Irodov, H.C. Verma, D.C. Pandey, etc.
Mock tests are available on the official website of the exam conducting body. Attempting these tests will help students to improve their confidence and thus, helps to attempt the exam in a stress-free manner so that they can score more marks. You should practise these tests to manage time efficiently and also improve problem-solving skills. The more you practise through mock tests, the more familiar you will be with the tests. Analyze yourself after each test so that you can perform better in the next one. This helps you to identify areas in which you need more concentration. Complete the test in the given time limit.
Making Important Notes and Revision
It is not possible to revise the whole chapters when you have very few days remaining for the exam. So, it is very important to make short notes for each chapter. It should also include important formulas, important facts and shortcuts of each chapter. You can revise these important notes when there are a short number of days left for the exam.
Relaxing, having a good sleep and eating healthy are also important for the students to be stress-free during the exam. Doing breathing exercises will help students to be in a relaxed mood. Do not waste time on TV and the Internet. Remind your mind about your goal always and motivate yourself. There will be times when you feel demotivated. Do not lose your hope. Be consistent in your studies, follow your plan diligently and you will definitely get into your dream college.