Best Books for JEE Mains 2022: Physics, Chemistry, Maths - Embibe
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  • Last Modified 14-09-2022
  • Written By Karen Marwein
  • Last Modified 14-09-2022

Best Books for JEE Mains 2023: Physics, Chemistry and Maths

Best JEE Main Books 2023: It is essential for all aspirants to have proper knowledge of the books to finish the JEE Mains 2023 syllabus and score well in the examination. Aspirants should always pick books that are easy to understand and have proper examples, along with numerical problems. However, it may be confusing to choose the right books, as there are too many options available in the market.

JEE Main 2022 Session 2 was conducted from June 25 to 30, 2022. JEE Main admit card 2022 session 2 was released on the official website. The best books for JEE Main exam will help candidates to get good scores in the JEE Main exam. This article includes all the JEE Main-related preparation books and the important chapters that are very important to know before you appear for the exam. Keep reading this article in order to know more.

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Best Books For JEE Main 2023 Preparation

When it comes to competitive exam preparation, self-study is the best help to achieve great scores. Each of the JEE Main aspirants has its own pace, as per which they start their JEE Main exam preparation in 2023. Therefore, having the right choice of books is a necessary mandate in order to get good scores in their JEE Main exam 2023.

The books for the JEE Main 2023 exam have been categorised subject-wise so that students face no difficulties while studying. Keeping all these necessary details in mind, Embibe’s Subject Matter Experts have generated the JEE Main Predicted Questions that are verified by senior subject matter experts from across the country. Moreover, solving the JEE Main previous year papers will help them improve their conceptual knowledge and test-taking skills.

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JEE Main 2023 Exam Dates

JEE Mains 2023 will be conducted in 2 sessions in CBT mode. National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts the JEE Mains for admission to UG courses in NITs, IIITs, and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), Institutions funded by participating State Governments, and other Institutions.

EventsJEE Main Dates 2023 (Tentative)
Release of official JEE Main NotificationNovember 2022
Availability of JEE Main 2023 BrochureNovember 2022
Commencement of JEE Main Registration 2023January session – November 2022
April session – Last week of March 2023
JEE Main Application Form Last Date 2023January session – December 2022
April session – April 2023
JEE Main 2023 Application CorrectionJanuary session – December 2022
April session – March 2023
Admit Card Release DateJanuary session – January 2023
April session – April 2023
JEE Main 2023 Exam DateJanuary session – January 2023
April session – April 2023
JEE Main result dateJanuary session – January 2023
April session – April 2023

Best Books for JEE Mains 2023

While the NCERT textbooks of all three subjects, Physics, Chemistry, and Maths, are considered the standard books for starting JEE Main 2023 preparation, they can be a stepping stone to getting more in-depth knowledge. NCERT books cover the entire syllabus, and candidates should certainly finish them before going for advanced and more difficult books.

Best Physics Books for JEE Mains

The Physics reference books for JEE Main 2023 are given below:

BookAuthorReason For Shortlisting
NCERT Textbooks for PhysicsNCERTA highly relevant book; a lot of questions come directly from NCERT textbooks.
Concepts of Physics:
Vol 1 and Vol 2
HC VermaConsidering the knowledge of Physics required for JEE Main exam, the HC Verma textbook is perfect for making your base for physics strong.
Fundamentals of PhysicsHalliday & ResnickBest for getting stronger at theory in Physics. Also recommended for students that are starting JEE preparation around Class 9 or 10. It makes getting into higher-level physics easier.
Understanding Physics set of 5 booksDC PandeyHas a vast variety of questions across 5 books. Most of the students tend to choose either HC Verma or DC Pandey.
40 Years’ Chapterwise Topicwise:
Solved Papers (2018-1979) IIT JEE Physics
DC PandeySpecifically useful for finding solved papers after you have completed your Physics syllabus. You will find video solutions for these problems for easier understanding.
Problems in General PhysicsI.E. IrodovOnly recommended for students who have mastered physics and want to explore further in terms of difficulty. Since this is a time-consuming process, it is not recommended often.
Problems and Solutions of PhysicsShashi Bhushan TiwariGood for students who are comfortable formulating the mathematical expressions required to solve a question and willing to appear in physics Olympiads.
Problems in PhysicsSS KrotovOnly recommended for students who have mastered Physics and want to explore further in terms of difficulty. It is time-consuming.
Problems in PhysicsA. A PinskyRecommended for covering different types of problems if you have already covered the earlier books.
Feynman Lectures on PhysicsR. P. FeynmanRecommended for students willing to research and study physics in-depth rather than for getting into tech jobs.

Best Chemistry Books for JEE Mains

The best Chemistry reference books for JEE Main 2023 are given below:

JEE Main Books for Physical Chemistry

Check the list of best Physical Chemistry books for JEE Main Exam 2023:

BookAuthorReason For Shortlisting
Chemistry XI, XIINCERTIt is really good for starting out Chemistry and covering the basics before studying it in-depth.
Numerical ChemistryP.Bahadur (G.R.Bathla & Sons)It has lots of solved and unsolved numerical problems for Chemistry and covers all the topics required for JEE Main.
Numerical ChemistryR.C. MukharjeeIt serves as a really good question bank for Numerical Chemistry and contains detailed solutions to problems.
Physical ChemistryO.P. TandonThis book can be followed parallel with the NCERT textbook as they will cover the same concepts and focus on questions asked in the JEE Mains exam.
Physical ChemistryP.W AtkinsThis book can help you clear concepts in Physical Chemistry and helps students during revision as well.
Physical Chemistry For JEE Main & AdvancedM.S. ChauhanReally good book if you want to cover more questions above and beyond the NCERT level textbooks.
University ChemistryBruce H. MahanIt covers Chemistry in a vast manner and is recommended after NCERT is covered.

JEE Main Books for Organic Chemistry

Check the list of best Organic Chemistry books for JEE Main Exam 2023:

BookAuthorReason For Shortlisting
Concept of Organic ChemistryM. S. ChauhanAdopted from work by Solomons, Fryhle, and Snyder, this is a very good book to follow for JEE Main.
Elementary Problems in Organic ChemistryM.S. ChouhanIt serves as a great book to cover elementary problems in Organic Chemistry. Highly recommended for JEE Mains.
Organic ChemistryLeroy G WadeHas great visualisations of problems in Organic Chemistry. Students should approach it after completing the NCERT textbook.
Advanced Problems in
Organic Chemistry
Himanshu PandeyRecommended for JEE Advanced rather than JEE Main.
Advanced Problems in Organic ChemistryM.S. ChouhanIt covers the more complex types of problems within the subject, and it is likely recommended for JEE Advanced rather than JEE Main.
Organic ChemistryPeter SykesA book that has good coverage of Organic Chemistry for exam perspective.

JEE Main Books for Inorganic Chemistry

Check the list of best Inorganic Chemistry books for JEE Main Exam 2023:

BookAuthorReason For Shortlisting
Chemistry XI & XIINCERTCandidates are advised to follow NCERT books when they begin their preparations. It is one of the most important books to cover before progressing to other textbooks.
Inorganic ChemistryO.P. TandonThis book can be followed parallelly with the NCERT textbook as it will cover the same concepts and provide the frequently asked questions in the JEE Mains exam.
Inorganic ChemistryJ.D. LeeMany toppers recommend it. This book by J.D. Lee provides a concise idea about concepts of Inorganic Chemistry. It also covers everything that can be asked in JEE Mains and JEE Advanced Exam.

Best Maths Books for JEE Mains

The best maths reference books for JEE Main 2023 are given below:

BookAuthorReason For Shortlisting
NCERT Textbooks for MathematicsNCERTCandidates usually start their preparations with NCERT books. Although many other books are available in the market, it is still the most relevant because many questions are still asked directly from NCERT textbooks.
Objective Mathematics Vol 1 and Vol 2R.D. SharmaOften referred to as a bible for the subject, it helps students clear their concepts and has a good number of problems.
Arihant Skills in Mathematics- Set of 7 booksDr SK Goyal, Amit M AgarwalEquivalent to the textbook itself, this book from Arihant’s publication covers all aspects of mathematics in depth.
Plane TrigonometryS. L. LoneyThis book is sufficient for both JEE Mains and Advanced.
The Elements Of Coordinate GeometryS. L. LoneyThis book is good for building fundamentals in Coordinate Geometry.
Higher AlgebraHall KnightOne of the greatest books for JEE preparation in terms of Algebra and Probability.
Problems in Calculus of One VariableI. A. MaronHelpful in the long term for Calculus even till college level. This is an advanced-level book with a variety of problems.
New Pattern Mathematics for JEE Main/AdvancedArihant Publication

JEE Main Exam Pattern 2023

JEE Main Exam Pattern provides details about the number of questions, subjects covered, marking scheme, etc.

PapersSubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Paper 1 (B. Tech/B. E)Physics30100
 Chemistry30100
 Mathematics30100
Paper 2A – B. ArchMathematics30100
 Aptitude50200
 Drawing02100
Paper 2B – B.PlanningMathematics30100
 Aptitude50100
 Planning25100

JEE Main Paper 1 Pattern 2023

JEE Main Paper-1 is conducted for admission to B.E./B.Tech courses.

ParticularsDetails
SubjectsPhysics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
Exam ModeComputer-based Test (CBT)
Number of Questions30 questions will be asked from each subject, with a total of 90 questions comprising 300 marks. 20 MCQs + 10 Numerical Questions (Any 5 to be answered)
Language13 languages – Assamese, Bengali, Malayalam, Marathi, Kannada, Odia, Punjabi, Urdu, Tamil, Telugu, English, and Gujarati
Exam Duration3 hours
Marking Scheme+4 marks for each Correct Answer
-1 mark for each Incorrect Answer

JEE Main Paper 2 Pattern 2023

JEE Main Paper-II is conducted for admission to B. Arch/B. Planning courses.

ParticularsDetails
SubjectsMathematics, Aptitude Test, Drawing/Planning
Exam ModeB.Arch – Mathematics- Part I and Aptitude Test- Part II are Computer Based Test (CBT) modes only. Drawing test- Part III is Pen & Paper Based Test (Offline). The drawing test is to be attempted on a drawing sheet.
B.Planning – Part I: Mathematics, Part II: Aptitude Test, and Part III: Planning-based section
Number of Questions82 Questions were asked in Paper 2A (B.Arch)
105 Questions asked in Paper 2B (B.Planning)
Language13 languages – Malayalam, Marathi, Kannada, Assamese, Bengali, Odia, Punjabi, Urdu, Tamil, Telugu, English and Gujarati
Exam DurationThe time duration will be 3:30 hours.
Marking SchemeFor Mathematics and Aptitude test, candidates will be provided with +4 marks for each correct answer and -1 for every wrong answer.
Type of QuestionsThe Mathematics and Aptitude test section will contain objective-type questions. The drawing test will be subjective.

JEE Main Previous Year Question Papers

Check the previous year’s JEE Main question papers of different institutes in order to have the best achievement scores for JEE Main:

JEE Main 2021 Question Paper September Shift

SubjectsShift 1 Question Paper with Solution by EmbibeShift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Embibe
ChemistryExam Not ConductedDownload
PhysicsExam Not ConductedDownload
MathematicsExam Not ConductedDownload

JEE Main 2021 Question Paper August 31 Shift

SubjectsShift 1 Question Paper with Solution by EmbibeShift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Embibe
ChemistryDownloadDownload
PhysicsDownloadDownload
MathematicsDownloadDownload

JEE Main 2021 Question Paper August 27

SubjectsShift 1 Question Paper with Solution by EmbibeShift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Embibe
ChemistryDownloadDownload
PhysicsDownloadDownload
MathematicsDownloadDownload

JEE Main 2021 Question Paper July Session

Exam DateShift 1 Question Paper with Solution by Allen InstituteShift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Allen Institute
July 20Physics
Maths
Chemistry
Physics
Chemistry
Maths
July 22Exam Not ConductedPhysics
Chemistry
Maths
July 25Chemistry
Physics
Maths
Physics
Maths
Chemistry
July 27Chemistry
Maths
Physics
Chemistry
Physics

JEE Main 2021 Question Paper 2021 March Session

JEE Mains Dates – March 2021Session 2 Shift 1 Question Paper with Solution by Reliable InstituteSession 2 Shift 2 Question Paper with Solution by Reliable Institute
March 16 Question PaperChemistry
Physics
Maths
Chemistry
Physics
Maths
March 17 Question PaperMaths
Chemistry
Physics
Chemistry
Maths
Physics
March 18 Question PaperPhysics
Chemistry
Maths
Physics
Chemistry

JEE Main 2021 Question Paper February Session

JEE Mains Dates – February 2021Shift 1 Question Paper Session 1 (Answer Key by Reliable Institute)Shift 2 Question Paper Session 1 (Answer Key by Reliable Institute)
23 Feb Question paperDownloadDownload
24 Feb Question paperPhysics
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Chemistry
Maths
25 Feb Question paperPhysics
Chemistry
Maths
Physics
Chemistry
Maths
26 Feb Question paperPhysics
Chemistry
Maths
Physics
Chemistry

JEE Main Question Papers January 2020

The direct links to take the JEE Main 2020 tests of the January session are as under:

JEE Main Previous Year PapersTest Link
JEE Main 2020 Paper 7th January – Shift 1Take Test 
JEE Main 2020 Paper 7th January – Shift 2Take Test
JEE Main 2020 Paper 8th January – Shift 1Take Test
JEE Main 2020 Paper 8th January – Shift 2Take Test
JEE Main 2020 Paper 9th January – Shift 1Take Test
JEE Main 2020 Paper 9th January – Shift 2Take Test

JEE Main 2023 Important Chapters of Physics, Chemistry & Maths

Candidates can check the JEE Main 2023 important physics, chemistry and maths chapters from the table below.

MathematicsPhysicsChemistry
Complex numbers and Quadratic EquationOpticsAtomic Structure
Coordinate GeometryModern PhysicsTransition Elements and Coordination Chemistry
Integral CalculusThermodynamicsThermodynamics And Gaseous State
Limits, Continuity and DifferentiabilityHeatPeriodic table and Representative Elements
Matrices and DeterminantsCurrent ElectricityChemical Bonding
Statistics and ProbabilityElectrostaticsChemical And Ionic Equilibrium
Three Dimensional GeometryMagneticsSolid-State And Surface Chemistry
Vector AlgebraNuclear Chemistry And Environment Chemistry

FAQs on Best JEE Main Books 2023

The most commonly asked questions with answers about the best books for JEE Main 2023.

Q1: Can I apply for more than one session exam in JEE Mains 2023?
Ans:
Yes, candidates can apply for more than one session in JEE Mains 2023. The JEE Main exam is conducted in two sessions

Q2: When will the JEE Main 2023 exam be conducted?
Ans: JEE Main 2023 exams will be conducted in 2 sessions. The JEE Main session 1 will tentatively be conducted in March 2023.

Q3: What is the mode of JEE Main 2023 exam?
Ans:
JEE Main 2023 exam will be conducted in computer-based online mode.

Q4. Marks of which session of JEE Main are considered for admission when you appear twice for the exam?
Ans:
Candidates can appear for both sessions of JEE Main 2023. The best of the two percentiles will be considered for admission.

Q5: How many times can a candidate appear for the JEE Main Exam?
Ans
: As per the reports, students can only appear for the JEE Main twice a year. They can appear in 3 consecutive years from the year of passing their Class 12 examination.

Related links,

JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern JEE Main 2022 Syllabus
JEE Main 2022 Registration JEE Main 2022 Admit Card
JEE Main 2022 Preparation TipsJEE Main 2022 Important Chapters

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