NEET 2021 Chapter Wise Weightage and Important Topics - Physics, Chemistry, Biology

NEET 2021 Chapter Wise Weightage and Important Topics - Physics, Chemistry, Biology

NEET 2021 Chapter Wise Weightage and Important TopicsThe National Eligibility cum Entrance Test- NEET exam will be conducted on August 1, 2021. Candidates planning to appear in the medical exam must have knowledge about NEET chapter-wise weightage and important topics since it makes the preparation easy and allows it to get streamlined.

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NEET questions papers and chapter-wise important topics have been analyzed by Careers360. The chapter-wise weightage of NEET will help aspirants to decide and plan the time to be devoted to a topic/subject as per its weightage for the NEET exam.

The weightage of chapters in NEET 2021 and important topics for NEET is also aimed to guide the candidates to determine the importance of a chapter/unit in terms of the marks it is likely to fetch. Candidates appearing for NEET 2021 must read the article to score well in the exam. A video on NEET 2021 chapter-wise weightage based on the previous year has also been provided for reference.

NEET 2021 Exam Pattern

In order to ace the exam it is extremely important for aspirants to be aware of the exam pattern of NEET 2021, which is mentioned in the table below.

NEET Exam Pattern 2021

Particulars

Details

Pattern of Examination

Pen and paper-based

Duration of Examination

3 hours

Total Number of Questions

180 Questions

Sections

Physics – 45 Questions

Chemistry – 45 Questions

Biology – 90 Questions

Marking Scheme

+4 marks for each correct answer;

-1 mark for each wrong answer;

0 mark for each unanswered question

Maximum NEET 2021 Marks

720 marks

Aggregate score calculation

Total number of correct answers X 4 – Total number of incorrect answers X 1

(Note: There are no marks for attempting of questions)

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NEET chapter-wise weightage and important topics for Preparation

Weightage of chapters in NEET 2021 – Physics

The NEET 2021 question paper will comprise 45 questions from Physics. Given below is the weightage of all units of Class 11 and 12 Physics of NEET, along with the chapters contained within each unit have been provided below.

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NEET questions chapter wise for Physics

Class XI

Unit

Topic / Chapters

Weightage*

I

Physical-world and measurement

2%

Chapter–1: Physical World

Chapter–2: Units and Measurements

II

Kinematics

3%

Chapter–3: Motion in a Straight Line

Chapter–4: Motion in a Plane

III

Laws of Motion

3%

Chapter–5: Laws of Motion

IV

Work, Energy and Power

4%

Chapter–6: Work, Energy and Power

V

Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body

5%

Chapter–7: System of Particles and Rotational Motion

VI

Gravitation

2%

Chapter–8: Gravitation

VII

Properties of Bulk Matter

3%

Chapter–9: Mechanical Properties of Solids

Chapter–10: Mechanical Properties of Fluids

Chapter–11: Thermal Properties of Matter

VIII

Thermodynamics

9%

Chapter–12: Thermodynamics

IX

Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory

3%

Chapter–13: Kinetic Theory

X

Oscillation & Waves

3%

Chapter–14: Oscillations

Chapter–15: Waves

Class XII

Unit

Topic / Chapters

Weightage*

I

Electrostatics

9%

Chapter-1: Electric Charges and Fields

Chapter-2: Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance

II

Current Electricity

8%

Chapter-3: Current Electricity

III

Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism

5%

Chapter-4: Moving Charges and Magnetism

Chapter-5: Magnetism and Matter

IV

Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current

8%

Chapter-6: Electromagnetic Induction

Chapter-7: Alternating Current

V

Electromagnetic Waves

5%

Chapter-8: Electromagnetic Waves

VI

Optics

10%

Chapter-9: Ray Optics and Optical Instruments

Chapter-10: Wave Optics

VII

Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation

6%

Chapter-11: Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter

VIII

Atoms & Nuclei

3%

Chapter-12: Atoms

Chapter-13: Nuclei

IX

Electronic Devices

9%

Chapter-14: Semiconductor Electronics

Total

100%

*Approximate weightage; based on previous year exams’ and experts’ analysis.

NEET 2021 Chapter Wise Weightage for Chemistry

For preparation, the candidate must note that the Chemistry section in NEET 2021 will consist of 45 questions. The Chemistry chapter wise weightage for NEET 2021 from the syllabus of Class 11 and 12 have been provided in the table below.

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Chemistry chapter weightage for NEET 2021

Class XI

Unit

Topic / Chapters

Weightage*

I

Basic Concepts of Chemistry

1%

II

Structure of Atom

2%

III

Classification of Elements & Periodicity in Properties

2%

IV

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

5%

V

States of Matter: Gases and Liquids

2%

VI

Thermodynamics

8%

VII

Equilibrium

6%

VIII

Redox Reactions

3%

IX

Hydrogen

X

s-Block Elements

2%

XI

Some p-Block Elements

2%

XII

Organic Chemistry: Basic Principles & Techniques

4%

XIII

Hydrocarbons

3%

XIV

Environmental Chemistry

2%

Class XII

Unit

Topic / Chapters

Weightage*

I

Solid State

2%

II

Solutions

5%

III

Electrochemistry

2%

IV

Chemical Kinetics

3%

V

Surface Chemistry

2%

VI

Isolation of Elements

2%

VII

p-Block Elements

5%

VIII

d- and f-Block Elements

4%

IX

Coordination Compounds

9%

X

Haloalkanes and Haloarenes

3%

XI

Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers

4%

XII

Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

4%

XIII

Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen

2%

XIV

Biomolecules

3%

XV

Polymers

3%

XVI

Chemistry in Everyday Life

2%

Total

100%

*Approximate weightage; based on previous year exams’ and experts’ analysis.

NEET 2021 Chapter wise Weightage - Biology

NEET 2021 biology solution carries the maximum weightage and the section will comprise 90 questions in the exam. The weightage of all the units and all the chapters included therein has been provided in the table below.

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Biology NEET questions chapter wise

Class XI

Unit

Topic / Chapters

Weightage*

I

Diversity of Living Organisms

14%

Chapter-1: The Living World

Chapter-2: Biological Classification

Chapter-3: Plant Kingdom

Chapter-4: Animal Kingdom

II

Structural Organisation in Plants & Animals

5%

Chapter-5: Morphology of Flowering Plants

Chapter-6: Anatomy of Flowering Plants

Chapter-7: Structural Organisation in Animals

III

Cell: Structure and Function

9%

Chapter-8: Cell-The Unit of Life

Chapter-9: Biomolecules

Chapter-10: Cell Cycle and Cell Division

IV

Plant Physiology

6%

Chapter-11: Transport in Plants

Chapter-12: Mineral Nutrition

Chapter-13: Photosynthesis in Higher Plants

Chapter-14: Respiration in Plants

Chapter-15: Plant - Growth and Development

V

Human Physiology

20%

Chapter-16: Digestion and Absorption

Chapter-17: Breating and Exchange of Gases

Chapter-18: Body Fluids and Circulation

Chapter-19: Excretory Products and Their Elimination

Chapter-20: Locomotion and Movement

Chapter-21: Neural Control and Coordination

Chapter-22: Chemical Coordination and Integration

Class XII

Unit

Topic / Chapters

Weightage

VI

Reproduction

9%

Chapter-1: Reproduction in Organisms

Chapter-2: Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants

Chapter-3: Human Reproduction

Chapter-4: Reproductive Health

VII

Genetics and Evolution

18%

Chapter-5: Principles of Inheritance and Variation

Chapter-6: Molecular Basis of Inheritance

Chapter-7: Evolution

VIII

Biology and Human Welfare

9%

Chapter-8: Human Health and Diseases

Chapter-9: Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production

Chapter-10: Microbes in Human Welfare

IX

Biotechnology and its Applications

4%

Chapter-11: Biotechnology - Principles and Processes

Chapter-12: Biotechnology and its Application

X

Ecology and Environment

6%

Chapter-13: Organisms and Populations

Chapter-14: Ecosystem

Chapter-15: Biodiversity and its Conservation

Chapter-16: Environmental Issues

Total

100%

*Approximate weightage; based on previous year exams’ and experts’ analysis

Aspirants can prepare for NEET 2021 by going through the aforementioned chapter-wise weightage for all compulsory subjects for the medical entrance test.