Preparation tips and strategies by JEE Advanced-2014 topper Anubhav Shrivastava (AIR-101)
Jagran Josh: What was your rank in JEE Advanced-2014? In which branch and institution you are currently studying
Anubhav: I secured 101th rank in JEE Advanced-2014 and currently studying in Computer Science & Engineering branch of IIT – Kanpur.
Jagran Josh: What are your views on current paper pattern of JEE MAINS & Advanced-2014?
Anubhav: JEE MAIN & Advanced are the exams which diagnose a candidate completely in terms of concepts, reasoning skills and IQ level.
Jagran Josh: What was your preparation strategy for Physics and which books did you refer for this subject?
Anubhav: Reference books: H.C. Verma; for numericals: I. E. Irodov.
Jagran Josh: What was your preparation strategy for Chemistry and which books did you refer for this subject?
Anubhav: Class Notes and attempt the questions as much as we can.
Jagran Josh: What was your preparation strategy for Mathematics and which books did you refer for this subject?
Anubhav: S. L. Looney and other standard books.
Jagran Josh: Is coaching is necessary to crack JEE Advanced exam?
Anubhav: Coaching provides the atmosphere and helps you in understanding your own competitive level.
Jagran Josh: Did you attend any 'mock tests'? Do you think they're necessary for the preparation of JEE MAINS & Advanced?
Anubhav: Participate in the reputed test series.
Jagran Josh: What was your strategy in answering the questions in JEE MAIN?
Anubhav: Mark your questions with 100% surety and never break your study momentum.
Jagran Josh: Did you follow any particular strategy in answering the questions in JEE Advanced-2014?
Anubhav: Start attempting the questions with your strongest subject; it gives you confidence for next sections.
Jagran Josh: Is there any specific observation or tips you want to give about JEE MAINS & JEE Advanced?
Anubhav: It is not necessary that the performance of a candidate remains same in JEE MAIN & Advanced.