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Problems in analysis. Princeton problems in physics. Physics problems by example.schaums Ok.

so since yall want more info on the books to buy for your quest to reach the most prestigeous insti in India in the field of technology and engi- da IIT well nowadays 95% of the ppl that get selected in those 4000 sumthin ( which will soon become 5000 something) have formal training fromm the many coaching centres whose ads fill more than 70% of mathematics today magazine. and most of these places supply their own material, which in fact is made by plagiarism. anyways thats not the aim here, the aim is just to let yall know what all books are well...good enough for the jee. well let me go subject wise. Mathematics: TMH is good for solved examples, though this book doesnt have enough exercises, but then if ya cover the solution, a solved example is but a problem. each chapter has about 100 solved examples. and plz plz buy the latest edition. this might be around 450 bucks PROBLEMS PLUS IN IIT MATHS by Das gUPTA. about 250 Rs This blokes book has decent set of problems too. but ya knw in maths there is a lotta herapheri, youll see that most of the question are solved in TMH. plz plz plz dont buy ML Khanna or RD sharma and the likes. These are just huge bums with lot of i mean lot of shit. i mean do you really want 40 examples each subtopic. and from what ive heard, ML khannna has only solved examples. anyways i dont have it, so shouldnt you. do get DIFFERENTIAL CALCULUS AND INTEGRAL CALCULUS by Amit Agarwal by ARIHANTH, each RS 200. these are gr8 books the level of problems is good and so is the collection. you wont find much of these problems in other books also for theory on calculus do get Thomas and Finney by Pearson Education ABOUT Rs 500, though bargaining will modify that. This is a gr8 book and should be renamed calculus for dummies. it has lot of good examples, exercises, in depth theory, formulas, diagrams etc. and dont forget the CD. then theres the usual SL Loney, Shanti Narayan, Piskunov for vector,trigonometry and all that and calculus. also must must must is play with graphs by amit agarwal.... arihanth publications. its superb. help you transform graphs and shit. very useful for mains and screening. for other topics such as progression, inequalities, probability, school stuff along with solved examples should do. also dont forget MCQ by bharati bhawan publications. and KD JOSHI should be read after completion of the chapter since its more of a revision book and not for a first timer. also KD has only JEE AND OLYMPIAD PROBLEMS . if ya have cash left as well as the time, then get 3000 SOLVED PROBLEMS IN MATHS BY SCHAUM SERIES, by TMH. Physics: for mechanics: un doubdtedly DC PANDEY IS THE BEST!!!!!!! but forst refer to the theory by resnick and h c verma. also, for chapters like rotational mechanics a book called interactive physics by MTG( RS 120) is excellent, because its the only book of its kind in the market, youll see why. for thermodynamics resnick halliday and krane is the best, though you can refer to h c verma for theory and DC PANDEY for problems electricity,magnetism etc again DC pandey and Resnick and school stuff must do(we havnt done it yet so i wudnt know) solve irodov, problems in physics iff u have time

chemistry: physical: atkins is pretty good. the basics include OP AGARWAL, OP TANDON. problems from bahadur, this has all the problems in the world but little theory. the solved examples are betta than the actual exercise. inorganic JD LEE is god book, also your school text book, op agarwal tandon and arihanth for problems will do. organic: morrison and boyd is the god book. solomons and fryhle is darn good too. besides this essesntial is peter sykes : reaction mechanism. schaum series for last minute practice. tandon is ok for beginners. and arihanth for problems: beware it has many wrong answers. apart from this you can also get stuff by brilliant, apex, FIITJEE must: subscription to PCM TODAY and PCM refresher. trust me the facts are consie and the selection of problems is gr8. and also if you have access to net do enrol for the free course by apex knowledge city. it sends you free question every day.so thats like 100 question every month per subject. and whats more that give you free notes on mechanics and calculus. do refer to the tips on FIITJEE.COM and their solved examples and solve the previous JEE papers during last hours. FOR SCREENING MCQ ARIHANTH BOOKS PREVIOUS PAPERS OP AGARWAL(CHEM) APEX (ONLINE) Following are the recommended books for preparing for IIT JEE exam.

Chemistry
S.No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 S.No. Author/Publisher NCERT P. Bahadur Arihant Prakashan O.P. Agarwal Ebbing J.D. Lee R.T. Morrison, R.N. Boyd R.C. Mukhrjee Francis Carey I. L. Finar Bahal & Bahal Sienko & Plane P.W. Atkins Bruce H. Mahan Author/Publisher Name of the Book Chemistry XI & XII Physical Chemistry Organic Chemistry IIT Chemistry General Chemistry Concise Inorganic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Numerical Chemistry Organic Chemistry Organic Chemistry-Vol I Organic Chemistry Chemistry Principles & Applications Physical Chemistry University Chemistry Remarks Basic Text Books Recommended for Physical Chemistry Recommended for Organic Chemistry, but one has to be careful as it contains several errors. Recommended for Inorganic Chemistry and reference book in general. Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book. The book is somewhat outdated but is still extremely useful. Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Remarks

Physics
Name of the Book

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 S.No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16

H.C. Verma I.E. Irodov Halliday, Resnick & Walker Sears and Zemansky Nelkon and Parker A.A Pinsky S.S Krotov L.A. Sena V.Zubov & V.Shalnov S.L Loney S.L. Loney R.P. Feynman Chen, Min Tipler Author/Publisher R. S. Agarwal S.L. Loni S.L. Loni Hall & Knight I.A. Maron Vectors & 3-D Geometry Vectors Bernard & Child Dr. Gorakh Prasad K.P. Basu DoroFeev, Patapov Krechmar G.N. Berman W. Feller Calculus

Concepts of Physics Vol I and II Problems in General Physics Fundamentals of Physics University Physics Advanced Level Physics Problems in Physics Aptitude Test Problems in Physics A collection of questions and Problems in Physics Problem in Physics

Recommended both as text books and problem books. Recommended for selected problems Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book

Elements of Dynamics Part I & II Reference Book Dynamics of a Particle & of Rigid Reference Book Bodies The Feynman Lectures on Physics vols 1 & 2 Physics Problems w/solutions Physics Vols I & II Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Remarks Basic Text Books Recommended Recommended Recommended Recommended Recommended Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book

Mathematics
Name of the Book Maths XI & XII Plane Trigonometry Part I Co-ordinate Geometry Higher Algebra Problems in Calculus of One Variable Arihant Prakashan Shanti Narayan Higher Algebra Co-ordinate Geometry Algebra Made Easy Elementary Math's Math's

V Govorov, P.Dybov, N.Miroshin, S.Smirnova. Problems in Mathematics

A Problem Book in Mathematical Reference Book Analysis Intro. to Probability & its Applications J. Edward Reference Book Reference Book

Chemistry Books
S.No
1 2 3

Authors /Publisher
P.Bahadur(G.R.Bathla & Sons) O.P. Tandon O.P. Tandon

Name of Books
Numerical Chemistry Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry

Remarks
Physical Chemistry Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry

4 5 6 7 6

O.P. Tandon Paula Bruice Yurkanis J.D. Lee Bruce H. Mahan Organic Chemistry by MORRISON & BOYD

Organic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry University Chemistry Organic Chemistry

Base Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book

Physics Books
S.NO 1 2 3

Authors /Publisher
H.C.Verma I.E. Irodov Halliday, Resnick & Walker

Name of Books
Concepts of Physica Vol I and II Fundamentals of Physics

Remarks
For text books and problem books. Reference Book

Problems in General Physics selected problems

Mathematics Books
S.NO 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Authors /Publisher Name of Books


R.D. Sharma S. L. Loney S. L. Loney Hall Knight I.A. Maron Arihant Arihant Arihant Maths XI & XII Trigonometry Co-ordinate Geometry Higher Algebra Problems in Calculus of One Variable Algebra Differential Calculus Integral Calculus

Remarks
Basic Text Books Recommended Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book Reference Book

Books For IIT


I suggest following books for IIT JEE preparation: Physics

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MECHANICS Physics by H.C. Verma

Problems in physics by I.E. Irodov Resnick and Halliday

ELECRICITY AND MAGNETISM

Resnick and Halliday Circuits devices and systems by R.J. Smith Problems in physics by I.E. Irodov

OPTICS Physics by H.C. Verma

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MODERN PHYSICS Physics by H.C. Verma

Problems in Physics by I.E. Irodov HEAT AND WAVES Physics by H.C. Verma Resnick and Halliday

Chemistry

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ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Morrison & Boyd

Solutions to Morrison Boyd

Reaction mechanism in Organic Chemistry by Parmar ∓ Chawla INORGANIC CHEMISTRY NCERT Inorganic Chemistry

Concise Inorganic Chemistry by J.D. Lee IIT Chemistry by O.P. Aggarwal GENERAL CHEMISTRY

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J.D. Lee O.P. Aggarwal R.C.Mukerjee

Maths

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ALGEBRA

High school mathematics by Hall and Knight IIT Maths by M.L. Khanna

CALCULUS amp; ANALYTIC GEOMETRY

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G.N.Berman

Calculus and analytic geometry by Thomas and Finney Coordinate geometry by Loney IIT Maths by M.L. Khanna

I.A.Maron

VECTORS IIT Maths by M.L. Khanna

Physics Chemistry

1. Fundamentals Of Physics - Resnick and Halliday 2. Concepts of Physics - H.C. Verma 3. Problems in General Physics - I.E. Irodov 4. University Physics - Sears and Zamansky 1. Organic Chemistry - Morrison and Boyd

2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

3000 Solved problems in Chemistry - Schaum's Series IIT Chemistry - OP Agarwal Concise Inorganic Chemistry - J.D. Lee Numerical Chemistry - P. Bahadur Complete solutions to Morrison & Boyd Bernard & Child TMH Course in Mathematics for IIT-JEE IIT Mathematics- ML Khanna High School Mathematics - Hall And Knight Trigonometry- S.L. Loney Coordinate Geometry - S.L. Loney Vectors - S.L. Loney

Maths

8. Calculus and Analytic Geometry- Thomas and Finney Normally, instead of doing 7-8 books at a time you should stick to 2-3 books only. For example, in Physics first you can start with H.C. Verma, then for IIT level problems you should do Irodov. For Maths, TMH is a very good book for IIT level questions but before picking up TMH you should have studied the topics from some other book (M.L. Khanna is a good book for all topics in general). In Chemistry, O.P. Agarwal is a good all round book (very good for Inorganic). For Organic, I must say, Morrison and Boyd is a must. I found P. Bahadur quite helpful For Physical chemistry (numerical e
Hi, I have passed out my plus 2 in 2007. I have some old books to sell. The details are as follows -

1. Bharati Bhavan MCQ - P,C,M (2005 all) (3rd edition) - Rs. 195 2. K. L. Chugh Chemistry Class XI (ISC) (2005) (4th edition) - Rs. 145 3. IIT Mathematics - A Das Gupta (2005) (7th edition) - Rs. 165 4. I.L. Finar's Organic Chemistry Volume 1 (2004) (6th edition) - Rs. 175 5. Resnick Halliday Walker Physics (Indian Edition) (2005) - Rs. 185 6. Resnick Haliday (Original Foreign Edition) (Xeroxed) 2 volumes (publication year around 2002) - Rs. 235 7. University Physics - Sears, Zemansky, Young (1998) - Rs. 135 8. Modern's abc physics Class XI (2005) - Rs. 125 9. Modern's acb chemistry Class XII (2006) - Rs. 155 10. Problems in Physics - I. E. Irodov (2000) - Rs. 35 11. Irodov Solution - Abhay Kumar Singh volume 1 (2nd edition) (2003) Rs. 85 12. MTG BITSAT explorer - Rs. 125 13. IITJEE Question & Answers (1979 - 2006) (published in 2007) - 165

14. H. C. Verma Physics Part 2 (2004) - Rs. 90 15. B.K. Gupta Physics (Fat but very reilable) (7th edition) (2005) - Rs. 140 Also Brilliant 2 years' Correspondence course 'Elite' for 2007, complete with questions & answers - Rs. 3200 FIITJEE Grand Masters' package ,comes with practice papers (kind of 3 months' crash course) - Rs. 1850 I also have Karnataka CET Books. Prices ARE negotiable. Please contact me for any or some books. If you are not located at kolkata, then postage charges apply.

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1. Physics:
Text Books: For solving problems and understanding basics Concept of Physics Volume 1 & Volume 2, By H C Verma Problems in General Physics, By I.E. Irodov (For selected problems) Reference Books: For understanding doubts Fundamentals of Physics, By Halliday, Resnick & Walker The Feynman Lectures on Physics Volume 1 & Volume 2, By R.P. Feynman (Very nice book, all the fundamentals are well emphasized.)

2. Chemistry
2.1 Physical Chemistry:
Text Books: For solving problems and understanding basics

Numerical Chemistry, By R.C. Mukhrjee (One must solve all the numerical problems of R.C. Mukhrjee, It's worked out examples are very good.)

Physical Chemistry, By P. Bahadur (For reading theory) Reference Books: For understanding doubts Physical Chemistry, By P.W. Atkins University Chemistry, By Bruce H. Mahan General Chemistry, By Ebbing

2.2 Organic Chemistry:


Text Books: For solving problems and understanding basics Organic Chemistry, By Arihant Prakashan (One has to be careful as it contains several errors. But very nice book, all the topics are given in a nice sequence.) Reference Books: For understanding doubts Organic Chemistry, By Solomons (I would strongly recommend this book. All the fundamentals of reaction mechanisms are well emphasized. You don't need any tutor if you have this book.) Organic Chemistry, By Morrison & Boyd Organic Chemistry Volume 1, By I. L. Finar.

peter sykes

2.3 Inorganic Chemistry:

Text Books: For solving problems and understanding basics NCERT, Chemistry XI & XII Inorganic Chemistry, By Arihant Prakashan Reference Books: For understanding doubts Concise Inorganic Chemistry, By J.D. Lee

Mathematics:
Text Books: For solving problems and understanding basics Higher Algebra, By Hall & Knight (Complex Number, Series & Sequence of this book is very nice.) Problems in Calculus of One Variable, By I.A. Maron (Very nice book, one must solve function, Limit & Continuity, Differential, Integral & Definite Integral of this book.) Co-ordinate Geometry, By S. L. Loney (Its conic section is very nice. Sometimes even the problem in the Mains is directly from this book. This happened with me.) Plane Trigonometry Part I, By S. L. Loney Vectors & 3-D Geometry, By Arihant Prakashan Mathematics, By Tata Macgraw Hill (TMH) Reference Books: For understanding doubts Calculus, By J. Edward Vector, By Shanti Narayan

H.C. Verma Concepts of Physics Vol I and II . Highly recomended book for physics concept and Problems.Ist section of problems are very good.They will sharpen your acumen And try the objective question.They are quite nice 3.Halliday, Resnick & Walker Fundamentals of Physics Reference Book It is a nice book having good problems.A good no of checkpoint are there to make you aware of the concept. 4. Sears and Zemansky University Physics Reference Book It is a nice book having good problems 5. I.E. Irodov Problems in General Physics It has really tough problem in Mechanics,Electricity,Thermodynamics,Magnetism.A Good book to try after you have well versed in concept and general problem solving

Some other good books 6 Nelkon and Parker Advanced Level Physics Reference Book 7 A.A Pinsky Problems in Physics Reference Book 8 S.S Krotov Aptitude Test Problems in Physics Reference Book 9 L.A. Sena A collection of questions and Problems in Physics Reference Book 10 Fundamental of physics by Alonso Finn 11 V.Zubov & V.Shalnov Problem in Physics Reference Book 12 S.L Loney Elements of Dynamics Part I & II Reference Book 13 S.L. Loney Dynamics of a Particle & of Rigid Bodies Reference Book 14 R.P. Feynman The Feynman Lectures on Physics vols 1 & 2 Reference Book It is nice book for physics text.Good for Physics olymiad preperation 15 Chen, Min Physics Problems w/solutions Reference Book 16 Tipler Physics Vols I & II Reference Book

Algebra

Bernard & Child

Higher Algebra

Algebra

Hall &

Higher

Very difficult book to understand. Should be refered after Advanced good Jee Maturity. But beautiful book Good to have Beginneer

No read if you can Reference get it else leave Textbook Yes -

Algebra

Algebra

All topics

All topics

Analytical Geometry

Analytical Geometry

Analytical Geometry

a copy of this book, or else good to copy from have Knight Algebra library. Purely personal to emphasize copy full use of this book Very good book in line with latest Yes pattern good to Eduwiser's K. C Sinha question, Beginneer Textbook have Algebra Good for personal quality copy problem solving Good quality Yes of problems Arihant good to but again SK Goyal Algebra I & Intermediate Textbook have problem II personal solution copy approach. No IIT Collection of read if ML Mathematics - problems, but you can Intermediate Reference Khanna JPNP not get it publishers recommended else leave No - can Problem Plus Good set of A Das Gupta borrow in IIT problem good Intermediate Textbook from Mathematics for practise library Good but Yes Arihantovercrowded. good to S K Goyal Coordinate Enough for Advanced Textbook have Geometry Coordinate personal Geometry copy Ultimate No - can Coordinate source of borrow S L Loney Advanced Reference Geometry problems and from theory library Yes Good book Text book of good to basic to K C Sinha coordinate Beginneer Textbook have advanced geometry personal level copy

Calculus

Calculus

Calculus

Very good book for Piskunov Advanced counter examples Very good Arihantcollection of Amit Differential problems. Advanced Agarwal Calculus Complete whole book Good problem book if you have time to Problem book practice. in GN Berman Better practice Advanced Mathematical as you Analysis understand the calculus fundamentals Differential and integral calculus I A Maron Good Calculus in collection of one variables problems Advanced

No - can borrow Reference from library Yes good to Textbook have personal copy

No - can borrow Reference from library

Calculus

Calculus

Demidovich

Good number Mathematical of problems, Advanced Analysis theory ok Master piece to understand what is calculus through slow and steady Beginneer approach. Good for 1 year not for 2 year of preparation.

No - can borrow Textbook from library No - can borrow Reference from library

Calculus

Thomas & Calculus & Finney - 6th Analytical Ed or 11th Geometry ed.

No - can borrow Reference from library

Calculus Calculus

Very good Calculus - for Ghanshyam book for IIT JEE Tewani begineer to Mathematics intermediate K C Sinha Textbook of calculus Very good book for beginneers

Yes good to Beginneer Textbook have personal copy Intermediate Textbook Yes good to have personal

copy Very good Yes book for good to Arihant : Play practising Calculus -Intermediate Textbook have with graphs graphs, though personal not all graphs copy are required. Mother book of trigonometry, not required to No - can have one but Plane borrow Trigonometry S L Loney good to start Beginneer Textbook Trigonometry from with solving library all problem. Some topic though are outdated. Yes Good to start good to Text book of with this book Trigonometry K. C Sinha Intermediate Textbook have trigonometry after S. L personal Loney copy Good No - can Amit Arihant: collection borrow Trigonometry Intermediate Textbook Agarwal Trigonometry though not from that good library Yes good - theory Arihant : can Amit though is Vectors & 3D Vectors & 3D Intermediate Reference borrow Agarwal overclumsy Geometry from and crowded library