100 days to JEE Main 2020: Preparation Strategy

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100 days to JEE Main 2020: Preparation Strategy

From today, precisely 100 days remain for the D-day, JEE Main 2020. JEE preparation time slips as quickly in the last few months as sand in an hourglass. The stress and pressure building up from long reach its peak. And you can finally see the years of your hard work and sleepless nights coming down to a conclusion.

Be cautious in whatever you do; this is where all your determination would finally pay off. The pressures are unavoidable however ensure you are taking all the potential measures to keep up your calm and peace.

As the clock ticks away, get started with a concise yet efficient preparation strategy. Clarity of concepts and well-organised practice time are the key factors for JEE preparation. As JEE is conducted in a computer-based test mode, it’s high time to be mentally ready to take the exam in front of a computer screen.

Subject-wise preparation strategy

Preparing for a single subject or a few topics is not enough; it is very important to maintain a good command over the main topics. The following is the subject-wise coverage that you can refer to:


Devote more time on factual topics like Organic Chemistry, Polymers, Coordination Chemistry, Surface Chemistry, D&F Block Elements, P Block Elements, Chemical Bonding, Mole Concept, Atomic Structure, Equilibrium, Electrochemistry, Ores and Metallurgy.


Make sure you have a good command and solving speed for numerical. Study Mechanics, Electricity, Magnetism, Optics, Semiconductors, Communication Systems, Thermodynamics, Fluids, Electrostatics, Electromagnetic Induction, Waves and Sound, Magnetics, Kinematics Thoroughly.


Write down all the important formulas on a sheet and keep revising them at regular intervals. Maintain a good problem-solving reputation in Conic Sections, 3D Geometry, Calculus, Quadratic Equations, Linear Programming, Progressions, Limits, Continuity and Differentiability, Matrices, Complex Numbers, Coordinate Geometry, Permutations And Combinations, and Probability.

Check the JEE Main and JEE Advanced links for updated information on the exams.

Tips and Tricks for JEE Main 2020

Starting your studies without a direction is a waste of time. Equally crucial is a well-planned preparation strategy. Ensure that you follow the correct path and make the most of your precious time:

  • First, avoid all kinds of distractions. You’ve got to put your phone down for your own good. Just focus on studying rather than what’s going on in Social Media.
  • Pay more attention to class 11th concepts as the study material for class 12th would be fresher and more revised. (45% of the syllabus is from 11th and 55% from 12th)
  • Try to do as many quality problems as possible to develop a good confidence level.
  • Increase the frequency of taking mock tests to get familiar with exam pattern, time availability, speed, and accuracy.
  • Revision is extremely important. Make sure that you are preparing revision notes for the important topics you learn or read.
  • Spend more time in solving previous year question papers, preferably in the real test environment.
  • Focus on the weaker sections to identify areas of improvement for efficient JEE preparation.
  • While studying, make sure you are spending quality time. The focussed and dedicated attitude of one hour is more worth than long hours of diverted attention. Also, relax completely while taking breaks.
  • Don’t push yourself for overstressed or underslept hours. Take power naps often to keep yourself recharged.
  • Speed and accuracy are very important. Measure these factors effectively while taking practice tests.
  • JEE exam is divided into 3 difficulty parameters: easy, moderate and tough. Try solving the easy and moderate ones first and then devote your time to the tough ones.
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  • Take sound sleep of 6-8 hours the previous night.
  • Keep an optimistic and positive attitude.
  • Don’t discuss much with your friends about the preparations.
  • Revise all the important formulas.
  • Carry medicines if you require them, being ill during the exam can dent your chances of securing a good rank.
  • Have a good breakfast and don’t go hungry to the examination hall.
  • Reach the examination center at least half an hour before the reporting time.
  • Read the instructions mentioned on the admit card carefully and take all the required stationery items along
  • Don’t panic, even if you feel that the exam is tough. It is the relative performance that counts, and you will do awesome, champ!
To understand how you can achieve success in the remaining time, check out this informative webinar below for a fool-proof success plan:

The most effective way to prepare and be ready for the ultimate exam is to practice mock tests. Start practicing mock tests on myPAT here right away to adapt to the online environment, get a real feel of the exam on a virtual NTA screen.

Make sure you put up your best performance for the most important show of your life. Good luck!

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