Tips to score maximum in NTA NEET 2019 Examination
For the first time, the National Testing Agency (NTA), the main body to hold examinations in India, will hold the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) on May 5, 2019. As the Agency has released the Admit Cards for the examination, those students, who are yet to download the same can visit the official website and do it, ntaneet.nic.nic. An estimated 15 lakh students have applied for the medical entrance examination this year, as per IE report. NTA has also released a note on what to wear during the exam keeping the security check in mind.
The NTA has been set up as a premier, specialist, autonomous and self-sustained testing organisation to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions. To assess competence of candidates for admissions and recruitment has always been a challenge in terms of matching with research based international standards, efficiency, transparency and error free delivery. The National Testing Agency is entrusted to address all such issues using best in every field, from test preparation, to test delivery and to test marking.
If the students do not have enough time to revise the full syllabus, nevertheless, they have to ensure that with every paper, they need not repeat the same mistakes, says the report and adds that in order to score maximum marks, the students have to revise certain topics when the countdown begins. What is more, NEET aspirants need to have cohesive focus on practice on diagrams as well as graphs, noted the report.
Brush up basics
- The most reliable books are NCERT for NEET
- The curriculum is entirely based on NEET syllabus and it is suggested by the CBSE
- This will be the wrong time to hold some other book
- Even the NEET toppers vouch for the NCERT textbooks for their last minute references
Revise concepts and formulae
- Ensure that you devote ample time in revising important concepts and formulae
- Write them in a separate sheet and keep reading them whenever you get time
- This will help you retain information better and boost your confidence
Avoid mindless guesswork and wasting time
- Do not attempt questions you aren’t sure about. This will waste your crucial time
- Be smart, leave it and move on to the next
- The target should be to score high by allocating your time sensibly and logically to the questions you are sure of
Things to keep in mind during the examination
- Start with the biology, followed by chemistry and physics sections. Read the paper carefully and attempt keeping your weak and strong areas in mind and tackle all sections accordingly.
Know the focus areas
There are certain topics that have are important:
- Physics: Mechanics, Optics, Thermodynamics and Nuclear Physics
- Chemistry: Mole Concept, General Organic Chemistry, Periodic Table, Chemical Bonding, Coordination Chemistry, Equilibrium, p, f block elements
- Biology: Ecology and Environment, Genetics, Cell Biology, Morphology, Reproduction and Physiology of Plants and Animals, Basics of Biotechnology, Physiology