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Best IIT JEE Main and Advanced Textbooks to Help You Crack JEE 2021

The JEE Main and JEE Advanced exams hold the key to your IIT dream. To crack these exams, it is imperative to choose the right study material. JEE preparation begins with NCERT textbooks. It’s the best place to start learning the important concepts. But, what after that?

Are the NCERT textbooks enough? Should you refer to other books also? There are several books available in the market. How do you know which are the best books for IIT JEE preparation?

This article on the best books for IIT JEE aims to answer all your queries. It also gives you a list of the most recommended IIT JEE books to choose from.

Best books to help you with JEE 2021 preparation:

Physics: Concepts of Physics Volumes I and II by HC Verma are good for JEE Main preparation. They cover all the topics in the syllabus along with a number of solved and unsolved most important questions for IIT JEE. HC Verma is great for chapters like Mechanics, Electrostatics, Modern Physics, Thermodynamics and Optics. For Electromagnetism, Rotation and Wave Optics, you should refer to Fundamentals of Physics by Halliday, Resnick and Walker. Other than that, you can refer to Problems in General Physics by IE Irodov for Basis of Vector, Trigonometry and Calculus.

Maths: Maths Class 11 and 12 by RD Sharma are the best books for beginners. These books come with solved illustrations which help in better explaining of concepts. When it comes to Trigonometry, SL Loney is the go-to guy. In Plane Trigonometry Part 1 by SL Loney, you will find clear and precise explanations about the fundamentals of Trigonometry. Plane Coordinate Geometry is another standard JEE preparation book by SL Loney. It is really great for Straight Lines and Circles. In this book, you will find just the right mix of basic and standard level problems. Apart from these, Higher Algebra by Knight and Hall is also a good IIT JEE preparation book.

Chemistry: Looking for the best Chemistry books for JEE Main preparation? Physical Chemistry by OP Tandon can be one of your options. It covers all the topics in the syllabus, but it is best known for its advanced level concepts in chapters like Atomic Structure, Radioactivity and Nuclear Transformation and Stoichiometry. This chemistry book with both theoretical and numerical problems is one of the must-haves for IIT JEE preparation. Apart from this, you can also refer to Organic Chemistry by OP Tandon. The latest edition of this book includes MCQs, match-type questions and assertion reason-type questions.

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