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IIT JEE 2008 Syllabus MATHEMATICS CHEMISTRY PHYSICS APTITUDE New Members

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IIT JEE Mathematics Syllabus
Algebra Algebra of complex numbers, addition, multiplication, conjugation, polar representation, properties of modulus and principal argument, triangle inequality, cube roots of unity, geometric interpretations. Quadratic equations with real relations between roots and formation of quadratic equations roots, symmetric functions coefficients, coefficients, with given of roots.

Arithmetic, geometric and harmonic progressions, arithmetic, geometric and harmonic means, sums of finite arithmetic and geometric progressions, infinite geometric series, sums of squares and cubes of the first n natural numbers. Logarithms and their properties.

Permutations and combinations, Binomial theorem for a positive integral index, properties of binomial coefficients. Matrices as a rectangular array of real numbers, equality of matrices, addition, multiplication by a scalar and product of matrices, transpose of a matrix, determinant of a square matrix of order up to three, inverse of a square matrix of order up to three, properties of these matrix operations, diagonal, symmetric and skewsymmetric matrices and their properties, solutions of simultaneous linear equations in two

section formulae. half-angle formula and the area of a triangle. Lines through the point of intersection of two given lines. Parametric equations of a circle. Trigonometry Trigonometric functions. distance between two points. equations of tangent. general solution of trigonometric equations.or three variables. addition and subtraction formulae. Analytical Geometry Two dimensions Cartesian coordinates. inverse trigonometric functions (principal value only). Equation of a circle in various forms. Equation of a straight line in various forms. equation of a circle through the points of intersection of two . computation of probability of events using permutations and combinations. normal and chord. independence of events. formulae involving multiple and sub-multiple angles. Centroid. Relations between sides and angles of a triangle. sine rule. distance of a point from a line. incentre and circumcentre of a triangle. equation of the bisector of the angle between two lines. cosine rule. concurrency of lines. conditional probability. intersection of a circle with a straight line or a circle. their periodicity and graphs. orthocentre. angle between two lines. Bayes Theorem. Shyam Singh Mumbai Maharashtra Vinit Shara Jaipur Rajasthan Shadab Mohammed Dhanbad Bihar Satyajit Raut Kolhapur Maharashtra Satyajit Raut Kolhapur Maharashtra Satyajit Raut Kolhapur Maharashtra Msa Durai Coimbatote Tamil Nadu Charanteja Indian Tirupathi Andhra Pradesh Rakesh Chandran Thiruvananthapuram Kerala Lisel Li Bangalore Karnataka Addition and multiplication rules of probability. shift of origin.

Three Dimensions Direction cosines and direction ratios. Derivative of a function. onto and one-to-one functions. trigonometric. product and quotient of two functions. chain rule. Locus Problems. Derivatives of implicit functions. inverse of a function. directrices and eccentricity. Differential Calculus Real valued functions of a real variable. limit and continuity of the sum. derivatives of polynomial. ellipse and hyperbola in standard form.circles and those of a circle and a straight line. exponential and logarithmic functions. sum. product and quotient of two functions. exponential and logarithmic functions. inverse trigonometric. into. equation of a straight line in space. polynomial. Limit and continuity of a function. derivative of the sum. equations of tangent and normal. derivatives up to order two. Even and odd functions. geometrical interpretation of the . difference. difference. rational. difference. equation of a plane. trigonometric. absolute value. rational. distance of a point from a plane. intermediate value property of continuous functions. Equations of a parabola. L’Hospital rule of evaluation of limits of functions. product and quotient of two functions. composite functions. parametric equations. their foci. continuity of composite functions.

focal length of a concave mirror and a convex lens using u-v method. dimensional analysis. Integration by parts. solution of homogeneous differential equations. definite integrals and their properties. least count. Verification of Ohm’s law using . Formation of ordinary differential equations. dot and cross products. linear first order differential equations.derivative. Vectors Addition of vectors. indefinite integrals of standard functions. maximum and minimum a function. decreasing values of Lagrange’s tangents and normals. Determination of g using simple pendulum. Methods of measurement and error analysis for physical quantities pertaining to the following experiments: Experiments based on using Vernier calipers and screw gauge (micrometer). significant figures. Speed of sound using resonance column. Integral Calculus Integration as the inverse process of differentiation. Specific heat of a liquid using calorimeter. application of definite integrals to the determination of areas involving simple curves. integration by the methods of substitution and partial fractions. scalar multiplication. IIT JEE Physics Syllabus General Units and dimensions. increasing and functions. separation of variables method. Fundamental Theorem of Integral Calculus. scalar triple products and their geometrical interpretations. Young’s modulus by Searle’s method. Rolle’s Theorem and Mean Value Theorem.

Linear and angular simple harmonic motions. Pascal’s law. Escape velocity. Angular momentum. Acceleration due to gravity. parallel and perpendicular axes theorems.voltmeter and ammeter. Static and dynamic friction. Torque. Surface energy and surface tension. Young’s modulus. Rolling without slipping of rings. Buoyancy. projectiles. Systems of particles. Conservation of angular momentum. capillary . Uniform Circular motion. Inertial and uniformly accelerated frames of reference. cylinders and spheres. Pressure in a fluid. Law of gravitation. Rigid body. Kinetic and potential energy. and specific resistance of the material of a wire using meter bridge and post office box. Mechanics Kinematics in one and two dimensions (Cartesian coordinates only). Centre of mass and its motion. Elastic and inelastic collisions. Work and power. Conservation of linear momentum and mechanical energy. Newton’s laws of motion. Collision of point masses with rigid bodies. moment of inertia. Gravitational potential and field. Impulse. Motion of planets and satellites in circular orbits. Relative velocity. Equilibrium of rigid bodies. Dynamics of rigid bodies with fixed axis of rotation. moment of inertia of uniform bodies with simple geometrical shapes. Hooke’s law.

Flux of electric field. . First law of thermodynamics and its applications (only for ideal gases). Wave motion (plane waves only). Electrical potential energy of a system of point charges and of electrical dipoles in a uniform electrostatic field. Energy stored in a capacitor. Vibration of strings and air columns. superposition of waves. Elementary concepts of convection and radiation. Doppler effect (in sound).Resonance. liquids and gases. Viscosity (Poiseuille’s equation excluded). Capacitance. Gauss’s law and its application in simple cases. Speed of sound in gases. equation of continuity. Thermal Physics Thermal expansion of solids. bulk modulus of gases. Terminal velocity. Newton’s law of cooling. Specific heats (Cv and Cp for monoatomic and diatomic gases). Kirchhoff’s law. Isothermal and adiabatic processes. Capacitors in series and parallel. Wien’s displacement law. Electric field lines. Parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectrics. Equivalence of heat and work. such as. Progressive and stationary waves. Stefan’s law. Heat conduction in one dimension.rise. latent heat. Ideal gas laws. Streamline flow. Blackbody radiation: absorptive and emissive powers. Calorimetry. Electricity and Magnetism Coulomb’s law. to find field due to infinitely long straight wire. longitudinal and transverse waves. uniformly charged infinite plane sheet and uniformly charged thin spherical shell. Electric field and potential. Stoke’s law. Beats. Bernoulli’s theorem and its applications.

Thin lenses. Heating effect of current. Series and parallel arrangements of resistances and cells. Optics Rectilinear propagation of light. Alpha. Reflection and refraction at plane and spherical surfaces.Electric current. Magnetic field near a current-carrying straight wire. Lenz’s law. Half-life and mean life. along the axis of a circular coil and inside a long straight solenoid. Magnification. Modern Physics Atomic nucleus. Ohm’s law. Electromagnetic induction: Faraday’s law. Binding energy and its calculation. sources. Self and mutual inductance. RC. Total internal reflection. Young’s double-slit . Deviation and dispersion of light by a prism. Force on a moving charge and on a current-carrying wire in a uniform magnetic field.c. Biot–Savart’s law and Ampere’s law. Law of radioactive decay. Fission and fusion processes. Decay constant. Wave nature of light: interference limited to experiment. Energy calculation in these processes. Photoelectric effect. Magnetic moment of a current loop. Kirchhoff’s laws and simple applications. ammeter and their conversions. Moving coil galvanometer.c. Effect of a uniform magnetic field on a current loop. beta and gamma radiations. Combinations of mirrors and thin lenses. and a. Bohr’s theory of hydrogenHuygen’s principle. LR and LC circuits with d. voltmeter.

triangular. Polarity in molecules. root mean square and most probable velocities and their relation with temperature. de Broglie hypothesis. Vapour pressure. molarity. quantum numbers. de Broglie wavelength of matter waves. square pyramidal. tetrahedral and . Aufbau principle. trigonal bipyramidal. VSEPR model and shapes of molecules (linear. van der Waals equation. Wave-particle duality. Atomic structure and chemical bonding Bohr model. Kinetic theory of gases. Dalton’s atomic theory. Orbital overlap and covalent bond. Hydrogen bond. p and d orbitals only. angular. ideal gas equation. Orbital energy diagrams for homonuclear diatomic species. average. Mole concept. molality and normality. shapes of s. dipole moment (qualitative aspects only). square planar. Concentration in terms of mole fraction. spectrum of hydrogen atom. Hybridisation involving s. Chemical formulae. Qualitative quantum mechanical picture of hydrogen atom. Moseley’s law. Deviation from ideality. Characteristic and continuous X-rays. Balanced chemical equations. Calculations (based on mole concept) involving common oxidation-reduction. neutralisation.like atoms. and displacement reactions. pyramidal. Law of partial pressures. Uncertainty principle. Gaseous and liquid states Absolute scale of temperature. Electronic configurations of elements (up to atomic number 36). IIT JEE Chemistry Syllabus Physical chemistry General topics Concept of atoms and molecules. Diffusion of gases. Pauli’s exclusion principle and Hund’s rule. p and d orbitals.

emf of galvanic cells. Entropy. temperature and pressure). common ion effect. Solubility product. Nernst equation and its relation to DG. Concentration cells. b. Electrochemical series. Temperature dependence of rate constant (Arrhenius equation). Kohlrausch's law. close packed structure of solids (cubic). Free energy. Hydrolysis of salts. work and heat. Enthalpy. point defects. . Equilibrium constant. Standard electrode potentials. simple ionic compounds. Order of reactions. crystalline state. pressure-volume work. Faraday's laws of electrolysis. Le Chatelier's principle (effect of concentration. bcc and hcp lattices. Internal energy. Electrolytic conductance. Criterion of spontaneity. First order reactions. Chemical equilibrium Law of mass action. gamma). Heat of reaction. Significance of DG and DGo in chemical equilibrium. Hess’s law. beta. packing in fcc. Second law of thermodynamics. Nearest neighbours. Electrochemistry Electrochemical cells and cell reactions. Chemical kinetics Rates of chemical reactions. Energetics First law of thermodynamics.octahedral). equivalent and molar conductivity. Acids and bases (Bronsted and Lewis concepts). specific. pH and buffer solutions. c. ionic radii. alpha. Rate constant. fusion and vapourization. seven crystal systems (cell parameters a. Solid state Classification of solids.

chlorides and sulphates of sodium. Boron: diborane. beta and gamma rays. bicarbonates. Oxygen: ozone and hydrogen peroxide. silicates and silicon carbide. Aluminium: alumina. Phosphorus: oxides. potassium. methods of preparation and general properties. oxyacids and ammonia. sulphuric acid and . Elementary ideas of emulsions. boric acid and borax. Sulphur: hydrogen sulphide. Surface chemistry Elementary concepts of adsorption (excluding adsorption isotherms). phosphorus. oxyacids (phosphorus acid. Properties of allotropes of carbon (only diamond and graphite). Nuclear chemistry Radioactivity: isotopes and isobars. Inorganic Chemistry Isolation/preparation and properties of the following non-metals: Boron. nitrogen. sulphurous acid. surfactants and micelles (only definitions and examples). sulphur and halogens. Nitrogen: oxides. hydroxides. magnesium and calcium. Carbon: oxides and oxyacid (carbonic acid). Kinetics of radioactive decay (decay series excluded). phosphorus and sulphur. carbon dating. carbonates. peroxides. Brief discussion on fission and fusion reactions. Properties of alpha. aluminium chloride and alums. elevation of boiling point and depression of freezing point. phosphoric acid) and phosphine. Colloids: types. Molecular weight determination from lowering of vapour pressure. Stability of nuclei with respect to proton-neutron ratio. Silicon: silicones. oxides. Preparation and properties of the following compounds Oxides. silicon.Solutions Raoult's law. oxygen.

bleaching powder. magnesium. tetrahedral. Carbon reduction method (iron and tin). Electrolytic reduction method (magnesium and aluminium). Coordination compounds: nomenclature of mononuclear coordination compounds. Cu2+ and Zn2+. Fe3+. hybridization and geometries of mononuclear coordination compounds (linear. Preparation and properties of the following compounds Oxides and chlorides of tin and lead. Al3+. Pb2+. cis-trans and ionisation isomerisms. general characteristics. Principles of qualitative analysis Groups I to V (only Ag+. Self reduction method (copper and lead). silver thiosulphate. aluminium.sodium thiosulphate. Nitrate. Extractive metallurgy Chemical principles and reactions only (industrial details excluded). Oxides. Cyanide process (silver and gold). Xenon fluorides. tin. copper. Cr3+. Halogens: hydrohalic acids. Ores and minerals Commonly occurring ores and minerals of iron. Zn2+. silver nitrate. potassium dichromate. lead. Bi3+. Transition elements (3d series) Definition. silver oxide. oxidation states and their stabilities. chlorides and sulphates of Fe2+. zinc and silver. Hg2+. . Ca2+. square planar and octahedral). Ba2+. colour (excluding the details of electronic transitions) and calculation of spin-only magnetic moment. halides (excluding fluoride). sulphate and sulphide. Mn2+ and Mg2+). Cu2+. Potassium permanganate. oxides and oxyacids of chlorine.

Optical isomerism of compounds containing up to two asymmetric centres. Formation. boiling points and density).S and E. Reactive intermediates produced during homolytic and heterolytic bond cleavage. Preparation of alkanes by Wurtz reaction and decarboxylation reactions. Reactions of alkenes with KMnO4 and ozone. Acid catalysed hydration of alkenes and alkynes (excluding the stereochemistry of addition and elimination). Sigma and pi-bonds. Acidity of alkynes. Resonance and hyperconjugation. properties and reactions of alkenes and alkynes Physical properties of alkenes and alkynes (boiling points. properties and reactions of alkanes Homologous series. Determination of empirical and molecular formulae of simple compounds (only combustion method). Polarity and inductive effects in alkyl halides. Shapes of simple organic molecules. Preparation of alkenes and alkynes by elimination reactions. structure and stability of carbocations. Keto-enol tautomerism. Preparation. Conformations of ethane and butane (Newman projections). physical properties of alkanes (melting points. Structural and geometrical isomerism. carbanions and free radicals. Reduction of alkenes and alkynes.Organic Chemistry Concepts Hybridisation of carbon. Hydrogen bonds: definition and their effects on physical properties of alcohols and carboxylic acids. IUPAC nomenclature of simple organic compounds (only hydrocarbons. . Inductive and resonance effects on acidity and basicity of organic acids and bases. mono-functional and bi-functional compounds). Preparation.Z nomenclature excluded). (R. Combustion and halogenation of alkanes. density and dipole moments).

Aldehydes and Ketones: oxidation. reduction. Phenols Acidity. carbylamine reaction. HOX and H2O (X=halogen). nucleophilic substitution reactions. ZnCl2/concentrated HCl. Metal acetylides. conversion of alcohols into aldehydes and ketones. acid chlorides and amides. phosphorus halides. ester hydrolysis. Alcohols: esterification. Kolbe reaction. Addition reactions of alkynes.Electrophilic addition reactions of alkenes with X2. Sandmeyer and related reactions of diazonium salts. sulphonation. Cannizzaro reaction.and p-directing groups in monosubstituted benzenes. Grignard reactions. aldol condensation. m. preparation from nitro compounds. nitration. dehydration and oxidation. Amines: basicity of substituted anilines and aliphatic amines. Reimer-Tieman reaction. electrophilic substitution reactions (halogenation. Carboxylic acids: formation of esters. azo coupling reaction of diazonium salts of aromatic amines. Ethers:Preparation by Williamson's Synthesis. Characteristic reactions of the following (including those mentioned above) Alkyl halides: rearrangement reactions of alkyl carbocation. Electrophilic substitution reactions: halogenation. Effect of o-. Friedel-Crafts alkylation and acylation. oxime and hydrazone formation. nitration and sulphonation). haloform reaction and nucleophilic addition reactions (Grignard addition). Haloarenes: nucleophilic aromatic substitution in haloarenes and substituted haloarenes (excluding Benzyne mechanism and Cine substitution). . reaction with nitrous acid. Perkin reaction. Reactions of benzene Structure and aromaticity. HX. reaction with sodium.

cones. Chemical methods of separation of mono-functional organic compounds from binary mixtures. Amino acids and peptides General structure (only primary structure for peptides) and physical properties.Arch. PROGRAMMES ) Freehand drawing This would comprise of simple drawing depicting the total object in its right form and proportion. halogens). Study of plan (top view). reduction. Practical organic chemistry Detection of elements (N. carboxyl. carbonyl (aldehyde and ketone).. S. IIT JEE Aptitude Syllabus ( FOR B. Geometrical drawing Exercises in geometrical drawing containing lines. relative location and details of its component parts in appropriate scale. triangles. angles. cylinders. Detection and identification of the following functional groups: hydroxyl (alcoholic and phenolic). splayed surface holders . etc. polygons. quadrilaterals. surface texture. elevation (front or side views) of simple solid objects like prisms. from memory. teflon and PVC. cubes.and di-saccharides (glucose and sucrose).Carbohydrates Classification. circles etc. Common domestic or day-to-day life usable objects like furniture. equipment. mono. amino and nitro. Properties and uses of some important polymers Natural rubber. nylon. and B. Des. glycoside formation and hydrolysis of sucrose. Oxidation. cellulose.

triangle inequality. intersection and complement of sets and their algebraic properties. Representation of complex numbers in the form a+ib and their representation in a plane.. Three-dimensional perception Understanding and appreciation of threedimensional forms with building elements. colour. Quadratic equations in real and complex number system and their solutions. Properties of determinants. Creativity check through innovative uncommon test with familiar objects. determinants and matrices of order two and three. equivalence relations. Architectural awareness General interest and awareness of famous architectural creations – both national and international. into and onto functions. Types of relations. Relation. one-one. Sense of colour grouping or application. algebra of matrices. volume and orientation. Adjoint and evaluation of inverse of a square matrix using determinants and elementary . algebra of complex numbers. ) in the related domain. modulus and argument (or amplitude) of a complex number. places and personalities (architects. designers etc. Union. types of matrices. Relation between roots and co-efficients. RELATIONS AND FUNCTIONS Sets and their representation. square root of a complex number. Context mapping. Imagination and aesthetic sensitivity Composition exercise with given elements. functions.etc. Power set. composition of functions. formation of quadratic equations with given roots. area of triangles using determinants. SYLABUS AIEEE---UNIT-1 : SETS. UNIT-3 : MATRICES AND DETERMINANTS Matrices. Argand diagram. Visualization through structuring objects in memory. evaluation of determinants. UNIT-2 : COMPLEX NUMBERS AND QUADRATIC EQUATIONS Complex numbers as ordered pairs of reals. nature of roots.

⌠dx_____. polynomials.M.r) and C (n. difference. ⌠dx_____ x2±a2 √ x2±a2 a2 .r). logarithmic and exponential functions. UNIT-4 : PERMUTATIONS AND COMBINATIONS Fundamental principle of counting. UNIT-7 : SEQUENCES AND SERIES Arithmetic and Geometric progressions. CONTINUITY AND DIFFERENTIABILITY Real . rational. trigonometric. permutation as an arrangement and combination as selection. derivatives of order upto two. by parts and by partial fractions. ∑ n2. continuity and differentiability. and G.increasing and decreasing functions. properties of Binomial coefficients and simple applications. ∑n3. exponential and logarithmic functions. ⌠dx_____. UNIT-5 : MATHEMATICAL INDUCTION Principle of Mathematical Induction and its simple applications. Limits. inverse functions. inverse trigonometric. UNIT-8 : LIMIT. algebra of functions. simple applications. Graphs of simple functions. Sum upto n terms of special series: ∑ n. Maxima and minima of functions of one variable.derivative. Test of consistency and solution of simultaneous linear equations in two or three variables using determinants and matrices. exponential. Relation between A. general term and middle term. Differentiation of trigonometric. tangents and normals.M. geometric means between two given numbers. UNIT-6 : BINOMIAL THEOREM AND ITS SIMPLE APPLICATIONS Binomial theorem for a positive integral index. Rolle's and Lagrange's Mean Value Theorems. trigonometric. Meaning of P (n. UNIT-9 : INTEGRAL CALCULUS Integral as an anti . logarithmic. composite and implicit functions. Evaluation of simple integrals of the type ⌠dx___. monotonic . Integration using trigonometric identities. product and quotient of two functions.transformations. Applications of derivatives: Rate of change of quantities.Geometric progression.x2 √ a2 x2 ax2+bx+c . Integration by substitution. Fundamental integrals involving algebraic. Arithmetico . Differentiation of the sum.valued functions. insertion of arithmetic. ⌠dx_____.

Properties of definite integrals. angles between two lines. intercepts of a line on the coordinate axes. direction ratios and direction cosines. conic sections Standard form of equation of a circle. Evaluation of definite integrals. distance of a point from a line. intersection of lines. general form of the equation of a circle. condition for y = mx + c to be a tangent and point (s) of tangency. their order and degree. conditions for concurrence of three lines. Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. its radius and centre. slope of a line. equation of a circle when the end points of a diameter are given. equations of conic sections (parabola. Formation of differential equations. angle between two . determining areas of the regions bounded by simple curves in standard form. distance formula. ⌠(px+q)dx_ √ ax2+bx+c ax2+bx+c √ ax2+bx+c Integral as limit of a sum.11: CO-ORDINATE GEOMETRY Cartesian system of rectangular co-ordinates in a plane. section formula. UNIT-10: DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS Ordinary differential equations. Circles. parallel and perpendicular lines. UNIT-12: THREE DIMENSIONAL GEOMETRY Coordinates of a point in space. section formula. coordinates of centroid.⌠dx_______ . equation of family of lines passing through the point of intersection of two lines. ellipse and hyperbola) in standard forms. Solution of differential equations by the method of separation of variables. locus and its equation. points of intersection of a line and a circle with the centre at the origin and condition for a line to be tangent to a circle. orthocentre and circumcentre of a triangle. equations of internal and external bisectors of angles between two lines. distance between two points. ⌠(px+q)dx_. translation of axes. Sections of cones. equation of the tangent. solution of homogeneous and linear differential equations of the type: dy+ p (x) y = q (x) dx UNIT . Straight lines Various forms of equations of a line.

scalar and vector products. probability distribution of a random variate. . addition of vectors. Bernoulli trials and Binomial distribution. contradiction. variance and mean deviation for grouped and ungrouped data. coplanar lines. Probability: Probability of an event. converse and contrapositive. Equations of a line and a plane in different forms. median. if and only if. UNIT-14: STATISTICS AND PROBABILITY Measures of Dispersion: Calculation of mean. implied by. logical operations And. addition and multiplication theorems of probability. Understanding of tautology. intersection of a line and a plane. UNIT-15: TRIGONOMETRY Trigonometrical identities and equations. or. Skew lines. UNIT-16: MATHEMATICAL REASONING Statements. Calculation of standard deviation. UNIT-13: VECTOR ALGEBRA Vectors and scalars. Inverse trigonometrical functions and their properties. components of a vector in two dimensions and three dimensional space. Heights and Distances. Trigonometrical functions. mode of grouped and ungrouped data. implies. the shortest distance between them and its equation. scalar and vector triple product.intersecting lines. Baye’s theorem.