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  • Last Modified 26-08-2022

HPCET Preparation Tips 2023: Study Plan & Best Books


HPCET Preparation Tips 2023: The authorities will tentatively conduct the Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET) in June 2023. The exam is a gateway to get admissions into various colleges offering B.Tech, B.Pharma, BCA, M.Tech and various other courses; candidates must improve their preparations to secure their desired seats.

To begin with candidates must be well aware of the exam pattern and syllabus. This will helo candidates prepare a well structured and effective studyplan. The exam pattern will help candidates know the marking scheme, duration and important details. Conitnue reading the article to know effective tips and tricks to ace HPCET exam.

HPCET Preparation Tips

HPCET comprises of a single-stage selection procedure. The exam is conducted offline (pen-and-paper-based). The offline paper of HPCET 2023 will have the following sections:

  1. Physics
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics

HPCET Preparation Strategy for Physics

Physics preparation is often all about derivates and numerical. With the below HPCET preparation tips for Physics, we assure you will not be disappointed with your score.

  1. Practice calculation. There is nothing better than having a good hand on calculations.
  2. Do not stick to one way of solving. Try solving numerical or derivatives in different ways possible.
  3. Memorize the basic mathematical values like mysqladmins, log, antilog, etc.
  4. Prepare notes on a regular basis. Notes help you in last minute preparation.
  5. Do not mug up things. Understand the basics and then go for further practising the topic.
  6. As you go on finishing topics, keep practising previous year question of the same.
  7. Strengthen your basics first before going into the depth of the topic.
  8. Take mock tests to examine your progress.

HPCET Preparation Tips for Chemistry

Preparing for chemistry is all about periodic tables and equations. You need to have a calm and quiet mind in order to start off with your chemistry preparation. Follow the below HPCET preparation tips for chemistry and you have almost reached your target:

  1. Firstly, divide timings according to the sections you need to cover.
  2. Prepare brief notes on a regular basis as they will help you with revision.
  3. Give extra time to complex topics.
  4. Do not leave tough and important chapters for the last minute.
  5. Memorize the periodic table along with the atomic mass & number of elements with proper understanding.
  6. Do not go for rote learning.
  7. Lend extra time to the revision of derivates. Revise it regularly.
  8. Analyse your HPCET preparation by taking sufficient mock tests.

HPCET Preparation Tricks for Mathematics

Mathematics has always been known to scare the candidates. But, the truth is, if practised well and paid attention to, Mathematics can be one of the fun-filled subjects to prepare for. Many aspirants fail to understand the scoring nature of Mathematics. The quick HPCET preparation tips to help you prepare for Mathematics section:

  1. Prepare a proper time-table.
  2. Practice sums with the help of the examples provided in the book.
  3. Do not refer to several books at a time. Stick to one book to avoid conflict of ideas.
  4. Never miss out a day without practising. Practising plays an important role in absorbing the steps of the sums.
  5. Memorize formulae by understanding them properly.
  6. Never mug up the steps for sums. Instead, practice it to get a hand on it.
  7. Pay extra attention to 3D Geometry, Probability, Matrices & Determinants, Complex Numbers, etc.
  8. Practice previous year papers and take mock tests.

HPCET Books For HPCET Preparation

Along with preparing a well-structured study selecting the best books also plays a major role in effective preparations. Candidates must select books as per the latest updates, hence they can go through the below table to know the best books for HPCET 2023:

Best HPCET Books: Physics

Following are the best HPCET Books for Physics:

A Master Resource Book in PhysicsD B Singh
Concepts Of PhysicsH C Verma
NCERT – Physics – 11th (Chap 1,5 & 8) and 12th (Chap 15 only)NCERT

Best HPCET Books: Chemistry

he below-mentioned HPCET books will aid in better preparation of Chemistry:

A Master Resource Book in ChemistrySanjay Sharma
NEET- Objective ChemistryOswal- Gurukul
NEET- Objective ChemistryOswal- Gurukul

Best HPCET Books: Mathematics

Candidates can go through the below table to know the best HPCET books for maths:

A Master Resource Book in MathematicsPraful K Agarwal
Fast Track Objective ArithmeticRajesh Verma
Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExamDinesh Khattar

Best HPCET Books: Verbal Ability

Candidates can go through the below table to know the best HPCET books for Verbal Ability:

How to prepare for verbal ability and reading comprehension for the CATArun Verma and Sakshi Upadhyaya
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CATNishit K. Sinha
Decoding Verbal Ability: How to Prepare VA for CAT, XAT, SNAP & GMATHemant Shrivastava

Best HPCET Books: Quantitative Aptitude

Candidates can go through the below table to know the best HPCET books for Quantitative Aptitude:

TitleAuthor/ Publisher
Analytic GeometryShanti Narayan, DK Jha, HC Sinha and Sharma
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationR.S Aggarwal
Linear AlgebraK.C. Prasad, K B Datta

Best HPCET Books: Reasoning

Candidates can go through the below table to know the best HPCET books for Reasoning:

Logical Reasoning and Data InterpretationNishit Sinha
A Modern Approach to Logical ReasoningR S Aggrawal
Analytical ReasoningMK Pandey

Best HPCET Books: Business Awareness

Candidates can go through the below table to know the best HPCET books for Business Awareness:

Business G.K./Business Awareness for All Competitive ExamsG.K. Puri
Business Awareness: Business General KnowledgeRPH Editorial
General Knowledge 2022Manohar Pandey

Best HPCET Books: Computer Awareness

Candidates can go through the below table to know the best HPCET books for Computer Awareness:

Objective question bank of computer awareness for general competitionArihant
Objective Computer Science and Information Technology for Competitive ExamJushta Jaiswal
Handbook of Computer Science & ITArihant Publications

We hope the above article has answered all your doubts and queries. Embibe wishes you good luck and all the best for HPCET 2023.

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