Here, we have provided the list of subject wise topics of JEE Main syllabus 2021 with weightage. This JEE Main syllabus with weightage for Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry has been prepared on the basis of previous year exams. Candidates can refer to the following tables to know the detailed JEE Main 2021 syllabus with weightage. To cover the chapters, candidates should refer to NCERT 12th solutions and NCERT 11th solutions
While preparing for the JEE Main examination, in which the level of competition is sky-high, candidates would certainly want to know the JEE Main chapter-wise weightage for each subject. In this article, we will discuss the JEE Main 2021 chapter-wise weightage for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. However, candidates should have equal knowledge of each chapter.
To obtain a good rank in JEE Main exam, it is also advisable not to keep the weightage of the topics in mind while studying them. Study each topic with utmost dedication and seriousness. The only way through which one can ace this exam is by preparing for the worst. However, to ease the curiosity among students we have provided JEE Main 2021 chapter-wise weightage and total questions for each subject. By now, it is also expected that candidates have been thorough with JEE Main 2021 syllabus prescribed by the NTA.
The JEE Main February and March session is over. The JEE Main 2021 March attempt was held from March 16 to 18. JEE Main April 2021 exam to be conducted from July 20 to 27 while May exam will be held from 27 to 2 sept. The JEE Main March result releases in online mode on its official website. Candidates can check their JEE Main 2021 Result by entering their application number, date of birth, and security pin on the official website: jeemain.nta.nic.in.
JEE Main is one of the most competitive examinations in the country. Candidates appear for the JEE Main exam for admission to various NITs, IIITs and CFTIs and a fraction of students appear to qualify for JEE Advanced to get admission in IITs.
JEE Main 2021 Exam Pattern
|Exam Mode||Computer-based test (CBT)|
|Exam Duration||3 hours|
|Subjects||Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics|
|Total number of questions||75 (Each subject will have 25 questions)|
|Sections||3 (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics|
|Type of Questions||Each section will have 20 Objective questions having 4 options each with only 1 correct option and 5 Numerical questions with numerical value as answer|
|Marking Scheme||For MCQs – 4 Marks will be awarded for every correct answer and 1 Mark will be deducted for every incorrect answerFor answer with numeric value – 4 Marks will be awarded for every correct answer and 0 Mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer|
|Medium of paper||English or Hindi (Candidates from Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli can opt for Gujarati as well)|
JEE Main 2021 Books for Mathematics
Mathematics subject is vast and it is also considered as a challenging subject. Students have to master the theorems and have a clear understanding of the underlying concepts. The important Mathematics books for JEE Main preparation are:
- IIT Mathematics by R.D Sharma
- The Pearson guide to complete mathematics by SL Loney
- Integral calculus and Differential calculus for IIT JEE by Amit Agarwal
- Course in Mathematics for IIT-JEE by TMH Publications
- Arihant Publications Vectors and RD Geometry book
- Introduction to Probability and its applications for JEE Main and advanced by Wiliam Feller
JEE Main 2021 Books for Physics
Physics is also one of the toughest paper to clear in a competitive examination, as it is consists of its fundamental concepts. Below are a few of the best books, which have helped candidates to score better marks in the entrance exam.
- Understanding Physics for JEE Main and JEE Advanced by D C Pandey
- Understanding Physics Electricity and Magnetism by D C Pandey
- Concepts of Physics (Volume 1 and 2) by H C Verma
- Complete Physics for JEE main by I E Irodov
- Problems in General Physics by I E Irodov
Best Books for JEE Main 2021 Chemistry
JEE Main Chemistry is divided into physical, inorganic and organic. Study with regular revision is important to master the subject as it involves a number of reactions and formulas. Some best books for effective preparation of chemistry are:
- IIT Chemistry by O P Tandon
- Organic Chemistry by Morrison and Boyd
- Complete Chemistry for JEE Main by NCERT
- Physical Chemistry by O P Tandon
- Organic Chemistry by Solomon and Fryhle
- Concise Inorganic Chemistry by J D Lee
- Textbook for the Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations by R C Mukherjee
- Numerical Chemistry by P Bahadur
FAQs related to JEE Main 2021 Chapter-wise Weightage
Q. Which chapters have more weightage in JEE mains?
A. The weightage of each of the subject (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) is different. Check the tables mentioned above to get JEE Mains chapter wise weightage.
Q. Is 120 a good score in JEE mains?
A. 120 marks in JEE Mains is not good but if you are from SC/ST Category then 120 will be good marks. For OBC and General category it is not a good score. 120 is a good score for admission to IIIT or a private college in the state.
Q. Do or die chapters for JEE Mains 2021?
A. Each subject in JEE Mains has some important chapters which are common every year. Read here to know the Do or Die Chapters in JEE Mains 2021.
Q. Is 70 percentile good in JEE Mains?
A. No, 70 percentile is not good in JEE Mains if you want to get into top NITs and IIITs. Candidates can get admission in any good private Engineering college.
Q. What is the weightage of class 11 and 12 in JEE Mains 2021?
A. It is nearly 49% for class 11 and 51% for class 12.
Q. What is the weightage of modern physics in JEE Mains?
A. 20-25% weightage is from modern physics in JEE Main.
Q. Is HC Verma enough for JEE Mains 2021?
A. Yes, HC Verma is considered as the best book of Physics to crack JEE Main. However, candidates should focus on concept building in which HC Verma book can help you very much.