NEET 2018 Chapter Wise Weightage and Important Topics

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The NEET chapter wise weightage 2018 has been estimated on the basis of guidance provided by experts by assessing the previous years' exams.  Also, given is the topic wise distribution of questions as were asked in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology) in NEET last year.

NEET 2018, to be held on May 6, 2018, will contain a total of 180 MCQ type questions, with 45 questions asked from Physics and Chemistry each and 90 questions asked from Biology (including Botany & Zoology). The syllabus majorly comprises Class 11 and 12 NCERT syllabus of Physics, Chemistry and Biology. For every incorrect response, one mark will be deducted and every correct response will be awarded four marks. The weightage of every unit of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (including both Class 11 and 12) is given in the tables below. Also given is the topic-wise distribution of questions as was asked in NEET in previous year.

 

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NEET 2018 Chapter Wise Weightage and Important Topics

 

NEET 2018 Chapter Wise Weightage - Physics

Physics will comprise 45 questions in NEET. Given below is the weightage of all units of Class 11 and 12 Physics of NEET, along with the chapters associated with each unit.

Physics Chapter wise Weightage for NEET 2018

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 2018 Chapter Wise Weightage - Chemistry

45 questions in NEET will be asked from Chemistry, amounting to a total of 180 marks (with each correct answer being awarded 4 marks). Given below is the Class 11 and 12 unit wise weightage of Chemistry for NEET.

Chemistry Chapter wise Weightage for NEET 2018

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

3%

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 2018 Chapter Wise Weightage - Biology

Biology comprises the major part of the NEET question paper with 90 questions asked from the subject, aggregating to 360 marks (with each correct answer given 4 marks). Given below is the chapter wise weightage of Chemistry for NEET 2018.

Biology Chapter wise Weightage for NEET 2018

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.

 

Previous year analysis: Topic-wise Question Distribution

Given below are the graphical representation of topic-wise distribution of questions as asked in NEET 2017 from each subject.

 

Topic-wise Question distribution in Physics

Last year, in Physics, almost equal number of questions were asked from Class 11 and 12 syllabus of Physics. Check the topic-wise distribution of question asked in Physics section in NEET 2017 question paper.

 

 

Topic-wise Question distribution in Chemistry

Previous year, 26 questions in Chemistry were asked from Class 12, while 19 were asked from Class 11 in NEET, as per the analysis of both Allen Career and Akash Institute. Check the topic-wise distribution of question of Chemistry in NEET 2017.

 

 

Topic-wise Question distribution in Biology

Biology is divided between Botany and Zoology. Analysis by experts suggest that in previous year, more number of questions were asked from Botany compared to Zoology. Also, the portion of questions asked from Class 11 and 12 in Botany were almost equal, while in Zoology more number of questions were asked from Class 11 syllabus compared to Class 12. Check the topic-wise distribution of question of both Botany and Zoology asked in Biology section of NEET 2017.

 
First Published On : 29 Mar 2018 06:00 PM IST

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