Leave all excitement and tension of JEE Mains Result aside and full yourself with the joy of working hard. Remind yourself of the times when you worked hard and it paid well to you. Keep Believing in yourself.
Make sure that sure time schedule exactly matches the schedule of the day of JEE advance paper that you will be in facing on the final day of JEE advance so that your body and mind gets tuned to the pattern. Start following all the activities in the same manner as you will do on your final JEE advance day.
TIP 3 Learn > Practice > Revise and then again Learn > Practice > Revise is the key to success and is the most effective method to make ensure that you get your goals achieved. Master and Revise all the concepts that you have learned during your preparation span of two year time or one year time. You need to practice question that involves multiple concepts and aspects.
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Our experts who have an experience of more than 15 years says that attempting previous 5-year JEE advance papers in a simulated environment of JEE advance will prove to be a vital way to ensure a good rank in JEE advance exam. Try and attempt these” Previous Year Papers” online at www.studysteps.in in last 10 days between 9 AM to 12 Noon and 2 PM to 5 PM as you will do on the final day.
In initial days after JEE Mains you can give some time to strengthen your weak areas and concepts but if you feel something hard to understand then you should try some other text like our Topper's Notes which is a must-read for any top scorer of JEE Advance.
These notes contain the essence of hard work of many top students and India’s topmost faculties so it is a must-have content like HC Verma book for an exam taker.
At this stage, it is best to consolidate your preparation by organizing formulae at one place which you can find instudy materialsection of our website at “Formulae Sheets” the good problems in a separate copy/ notebook by gathering question from the test papers that you have attempted during last two years of your preparation. Try and master things like minimizing calculation errors time management etc.
Keep working on the things you are best in and don’t ever try to weaken your grip of topics that you are strong in so keep practicing your strong topics also
Stay away from those chapters you have never read in the past. Do not try to attempt such problems which are extraordinarily tough than those being asked in JEE Advance for last 5 years or so
Have similar daily activity and diet plan that you will have on the day of JEE Advance
Take a sound sleep of at least 7-8 hours daily and on the night before the exam just revise some basic formulae etc. and do not try any new questions on that night before the exam.
Stay cool in the exam hall and play your natural game, just think that if the paper is tough then it is tough for all and if it is easy then it is easy for all so just make sure that you don’t miss any easy and doable question.
You must skip some questions that are meant to grab you and waste your time. In each paper, there are some questions that must be skipped by every smart student.
Exam temperament plays the most vital role in any exam. In this exam that you have always dreamt of, of qualifying for the last two years will create tremendous pressure on you but you have to handle that pressure skillfully to score a good rank.
Be prepared that you may get center anywhere in your city or even out of your town too. Just keep a good margin before you leave home and reach the center. Always keep a room for any problem that might arise during your travel to your center, so kindly make sure that you keep a margin of at least 40-45 minutes extra to reach the exam center
It is always advisable that you visit your center at least 2-3 days prior to your exam day so that you don’t have to wander here and there on the exam.
It will be too hot by the time your exam day comes so try to wear quite comfortable clothes as nobody is going to give you an award for good looking clothes. Comfortable cotton clothes can be preferred on the day of JEE Advance.
Don’t get disturbed by small irritations like sound of fan in the exam hall and unsettled furniture in the room etc or may some other type of annoying noise. In fact, try to attempt a couple of papers in some such rigid random environments as you can never know what kind of environment you will have in your exam hall.
You can only expect the unexpected in the JEE-Advanced so you must carefully read all the instructions before you start your JEE Advance paper a JEE people are known to surprise you with some surprising elements.
Before you start attempting the paper you must browse the whole paper just for identifying which section of the paper is easier and then you can plan with easier section or even you can start with your own favorite subject.
Try to finish off chemistry in comparatively lesser time and you should try to finish chemistry in around 45-50 minutes if it is of moderate level and devote the extra saved 10-15 minutes to mathematics.
Physics should be given around 60 minutes if you find physics to be of moderate level and if you find it too hard try some easy questions of physics and for rest of the time try attempting some easy questions of some other subject like mathematics or chemistry so that you can score higher by attempting some easier problems. Follow the same strategy if you find mathematics comparatively harder.
While attempting a question we must never think of any other question. This can affect our confidence and speed of attempting other questions of the paper. You must read the question carefully plot its figure clearly in needed and then start solving the question.
In exams which need both objective and subjective approach, you must be very careful in solving questions which have multiple answers as solving such a question is almost equivalent to solving 2 or 3 correct problems. So you need to be very careful in attempting these kinds of problems if they have negative marking.
Guessing an answer is also very important in such exams but don’t go just for probability-based approach only rather try to eliminate 1 or 2 options and then you can guess the right answer.
If some questions do not have any negative marking then you must attempt them and if you are short of time even you must mark its answer anyhow.
Do carry a couple of good HB pencils, an eraser and a blue/ black ballpoint pen with you in the exam hall. You must start filling your OMR Sheet carefully at least 30 minutes prior to ending of the exam.
Take utmost care in OMR filling because it is the most critical part of paper solving. Darken the bubbles most carefully and correctly.
TIP 19 (What to do during the break)
Avoid discussing the 1st paper with your friends during the break. Right after JEE Mains exam avoid sleeping in day time at any cost as generally, students feel sleepy in the 2nd session of the exam between 2 PM to 5 PM and also avoid eating heavy food during the break.