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Best Books NEET Biology 2024: Study Tips, Weightage


Best Books NEET Biology: The National Testing Agency (NTA) will likely conduct the NEET exam in May 2024. NEET is the single largest medical entrance examination conducted in India. This is a prominent medical entrance exam, so there is high competition among candidates appearing for it. Therefore, in order to gain admission into the best medical and dental colleges in India, candidates must ace NEET 2024 with the best marks.

But many candidates lose their marks in the Biology section, as many find it vast and confusing. Therefore, candidates must have hands on the best books that will help them understand concepts to speed up their preparations. Continue reading the article to access the best books for NEET Biology 2024.

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Which Book is Best for NEET Biology Preparation?

Candidates preparing for NEET 2024 should note that their Class 11 and 12 NCERT textbooks are crucial for covering all the basics for each section. They should start with the basics and then proceed toward more complex concepts. Also, subject diagrams are an essential part of biology.

Candidates should make sure they are well-versed in diagrams to get a clear understanding of the concepts. Referring to the same image from different sources is advisable to understand the concepts clearly. Candidates should note that they are not required to draw diagrams on the NEET exam. Some questions may include diagrams for explanatory purposes. 

Best Books for NEET Biology 2024

Candidates can refer to the below table to know the best books for NEET Biology 2024:

Best Biology Book for NEET
Biology Crash Course NEET NCERT Exemplar Biology – Class 11

Best Reference Books for NEET Biology 2024

Here is the list of best reference books for NEET Biology preparation:

Biology Class XI and Class XII TextbooksNCERT
Biology Vol 1 and 2Trueman
Objective BotanyAnsari
Biology GuidePradeep
BiologyG R Bathla Publications
Moderns ABC of Biology for XI and XIIB B Arora, A K Sabharwal 
Exploring Biology Vol 1 and 2Sanjay Sharma and Sudhakar Banerjee (Arihant)
Objective Biology Vol 1, 2 and 3 K N Bhatia/ K Bhatia (Dinesh)
Medical Entrances Biology Vol 1, 2, and 3Mamta R Solanki and Lalita Ghotik (Target)
Together with BiologyS Venugopal
Objective BiologyDinesh
Complete NEET Guide BiologyMTG
NEET Champion Biology BookMTG
Objective Biology for NEET 2024Wiley’s
Textbook of Botany for NEETWiley’s
Textbook of ZoologyWiley’s

Best MCQ Book for NEET Biology 2024: Chapter-wise Weightage

Now that candidates know the best biology books for NEET, they can check the chapter-wise weightage to prioritise certain chapters during preparation.

Environmental Issues3%
Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants4%
Biological Classification7%
Molecular Basis of Inheritance4%
Human Health and Disease 2%
Body Fluids and Circulation2%
Animal Kingdom4%
Chemical Coordination and Integration3%
Principles of Inheritance and Variation6%
Cell – The Unit of Life3%
Plant Kingdom3%
Photosynthesis in Higher Plants3%
Breathing and Exchange of Gases3%
Digestion and Absorption2%
Principles and Inheritance and Variation2%
Biodiversity and Conservation2%
Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production1%
Excretory Products and their Elimination1%
The Living World1%
Morphology of Flowering Plants5%
Human Reproduction4%
Cell Cycle and Cell Division3%
Reproductive Health3%
Biotechnology and its Applications3%
Biotechnology – Principles and Processes3%
Mineral Nutrition1%
Locomotion and Movement2%
Respiration in Plants1%
Transport in Plants2%
Neutral Control and Coordination3%
Biotechnology and Applications3%
Plant Growth and Development1%
Structural Organisation in Animals1%
Anatomy of Flowering Plants3%
Organisms and Populations3%
Microbes in Human Welfare1%
Biomolecules 2%
Reproduction in Organisms 1%
Neural Control and Coordination2%

Best Books NEET Biology 2024: Preparation Tips

To crack NEET, candidates must understand the prerequisites in a clear manner. Before appearing for NEET,  candidates must review the syllabus, subjects, and chapter-wise weightage. Further, they need to create a study timetable and stick to it accordingly. Candidates must also look at the previous year’s question papers to grasp the concepts.

Candidates should follow these simple steps to devise a foolproof strategy for NEET preparation: 

  • Start Early: Early start ensures that candidates have a lot of time for preparation. They can go through the syllabus and dedicate ample time to every topic.
  • Prepare a Realistic Study Plan: Candidates need to create a study plan that’s effective yet realistic. They should carefully revise their syllabus and pay importance to difficult chapters. Sticking to the time schedule is important in the long run.
  • Get Familiar with the Exam Pattern: Familiarising oneself with the NEET exam pattern, such as the total number of questions asked, marking scheme, chapter-wise weightage etc., can help one to prepare effectively for the NEET exam. 
  • Get the Best Study Materials: Candidates should ensure they have access to the best study materials. First, study the NCERT textbooks to strengthen their base on the subject before proceeding to the reference books.
  • Take Notes: While going through a textbook chapter, candidates should note the important topics and key points. It will help them during revisions and study sessions. While preparing the notes, try to cover important points, formulas, shortcuts, etc.

FAQs on Best Books for NEET Biology

Some of the most frequent questions on NEET Biology are as follows:

Q: Which book is good for NEET Biology preparation?

Ans: Biology Crash Course NEET by Embibe Experts, NCERT Exemplar Biology Class 11 and 12, and MTG Objective NCERT At Your Fingertips Biology Class XI+XII are some of the best Biology books to prepare for NEET 2024.

Q: When will NTA conduct the NEET 2024 exam?

Ans: NTA will conduct the NEET 2024 exam in May 2024.

Q: What are some reliable reference books for NEET Biology?

Ans: Some of the best reference books for NEET Biology are Modern ABC of Biology for XI and XII by B B Arora, A K Sabharwal, Objective Biology for NEET 2024 by Wiley’s, and Biology Vol 1 and 2 by Trueman.

Q: Is MTG Biology good for NEET?

Ans: Yes. MTG Biology is a good reference book for NEET as it helps aspirants practise MCQs on all concepts.

Q: Where to access the NEET Biology mock tests?

Ans: Aspirants can access the NEET Biology mock tests at Embibe. They can sign up on our platform for to attempt all mock tests.

Also, Check the following:

 NEET Marks vs Rank NEET Merit List
 NEET Counselling NEET Important Dates
 NEET Syllabus PDF NEET Cutoff

We hope this information on the Biology books for NEET 2024 has helped you. Embibe wishes you good luck and all the best for NEET 2024.

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