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Important Topics for JEE Main 2024: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics


While many candidates succeed in passing the JEE Main on their first try, some still struggle a lot. Lack of knowledge of important JEE Main topics (chapters) is one of several factors that can make someone unsuccessful on the JEE Main exam. Poor time management is another notable concept that is usually seen among students. Therefore, before it’s too late, they should begin preparing for their JEE Main 2024 session 1 with the chapter-by-chapter JEE key topics as JEE Main 2024 session 1 is quickly approaching.

There are several different areas on the JEE Main exam paper, including Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Our experts have compiled some important JEE Main topics (chapters) from all 3 courses to help applicants succeed. Continue reading to learn about key subjects and chapters for JEE Mains.

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Important Topics for JEE Main 2024

If candidates wish to score higher marks in JEE Main, it is important that they understand the important topics and the weightage of chapters as per the previous year’s question papers.

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Subject-wise Important Topics for JEE Mains 2024

The subject-wise important topics for JEE Mains are listed below:

Physics Important TopicsChemistry Important TopicsMathematics Important Topics
Properties of Matter and Fluid Mechanicsp-Block ElementsTrigonometrical Ratios, Functions and Identities
ElectrostaticsCoordination CompoundsSequences and Series (Progressions)
Semiconductors and Communication SystemBiomolecules and PolymersVector
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currentd and f Block elementsPermutation and Combination
Ray OpticsChemical Bonding and Molecular StructureStatistics
Magnetic Effects of Currents Block elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth Metals) and HydrogenParabola
Laws of ThermodynamicsElectrochemistryDefinite Integration
Current ElectricityChemical KineticsCircle
Atomic Structure in Modern PhysicsAtomic StructureIndefinite Integration
Mechanical EnergyAlkanes, Alkenes and Alkynes (Hydrocarbons)Binomial Theorem

JEE Main 2024: Topic-wise Weightage

The weightage of chapters (topic-wise) in physics, chemistry, and maths for JEE Main 2024 is provided below:

JEE Main Weightage Physics

The topic-wise weightage in JEE Main of the important Physics chapters is as follows:

TopicsNo. of QuestionsMarks
Modern Physics 520
Heat and Thermodynamics312
Optics 312
Current Electricity 312
Electrostatics 312
Unit, Dimension and Vector14
Kinematics 14
Laws of Motion 14
Work, Energy and Power 14
Centre of Mass, Impulse and Momentum14
Rotation 14
Gravitation 14
Simple Harmonic Motion14
Solids and Fluid 14
Waves 14
Electromagnetic Induction 14

JEE Main Weightage Chemistry

The topic-wise weightage in JEE Main of the important chemistry chapters is as follows:

TopicsNo of QuestionsMarks
Transition Elements and Coordination Chemistry312
Periodic Properties 312
Thermodynamics and Gaseous State28
Atomic Structure 28
Chemical Bonding 28
Chemical and Ionic Equilibrium 28
Solid-State and Surface Chemistry28
Nuclear Chemistry 28
Mole Concept 14
Redox Reactions 14
Electrochemistry 14
Chemical Kinetics 14
Solution and Colligative Properties 14
General Organic Chemistry 14
Hydrocarbons 14
Haloalkanes 14
Carboxylic Acid and its Derivatives 14
Carbohydrates, Amino Acids and Polymers 14
Aromatic Compounds14

JEE Main 2024 Weightage Mathematics

The topic-wise weightage for the important chapters of mathematics is as follows.

TopicsNo of QuestionsMarks
Coordinate Geometry520
Limits, Continuity and Differentiability 312
Integral Calculus312
Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations28
Matrices and Determinant28
Statistics and Probability 28
3 Dimensional Geometry 28
Vector Algebra 28
Sets, Relation and Function14
Permutation and Combination 14
Binomial Theorem 14
Sequence and Series 14
Trigonometry 14
Mathematical Reasoning14
Differential Equation 14
Statics and Dynamics14
Differential Calculus14

FAQs on JEE Main Important Topics 2024

Here are some FAQs covered on JEE Mains important topics in the section below:

Q: How many chapters are there in the JEE Main syllabus?

Ans: JEE Main syllabus consists of 64 chapters and is categorised under 3 Sections: chemistry; 26 chapters, physics; 16 chapters and mathematics; 22 chapters.

Q: How can I prepare well for my JEE Main 2024?

Ans: A thorough revision of each and every topic after learning the concepts is important. Make sure you are constantly taking mock test papers and revising your notes daily.

Q: Will studying the important topics for JEE Main help me crack the exam?

Ans: No, going through JEE’s Main important topics alone will not help you crack the exam. You need to understand the basics of every concept and solve the previous year’s questions and take mock tests.

Q: Where can I find JEE Main questions to practice?

Ans: You can effectively solve the JEE Main questions available at Embibe to prepare for your exam.

Q: Can you list some important topics for Chemistry asked in the JEE Main exam?

Ans: Yes, some of the important topics for JEE Main Chemistry are block elements, coordination compounds, biomolecules and polymers, d and f block elements, chemical bonding and molecular structure, alkali and alkaline earth metals and hydrogen (s-block Elements), electrochemistry, etc.

Also, read:

JEE Main Exam Pattern JEE Main Syllabus
JEE Main Preparation TipsJEE Main Practice Questions 

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