JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-1

JEE or Joint Entrance Examination takes place every year. It is conducted in two phases – JEE Main and JEE Advanced. The JEE Main exam is conducted by National Testing Agency or NTA while JEE Advanced exam is conducted by one of the 7 IITs. The candidates have to secure a good All India Rank or AIR to make it to the college of their choice. They are eligible to seek undergraduate programs in either Agriculture, Engineering, Planning or Science fields. 

The JEE Advanced 2021 examination was conducted by Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. The exam was a computer based test which took place in an online mode. The 3 hour exam consisted of three types of questions – single correct answer, integer type answer and multiple correct answer. 

JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-1 – Download

Solving the Chemistry section in the JEE Advanced Examination is not an easy feat. Candidates should prepare well to crack the JEE Advanced exam. They can do so by getting the past JEE Advanced Question Papers from Extramarks Website. The question papers are available with the answer key. Not only Chemistry, but candidates have to equally prepare the other two sections i.e. Mathematics and Physics as well. They can access Advanced Mock Tests, revision material, Advanced JEE Syllabus, etc from Extramarks website. Candidates can click on the given link below and get JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-1

JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-2 Syllabus 

Candidates should refer the JEE Advanced syllabus for Chemistry section:


  • Physical Chemistry
  • Basic Concepts in Chemistry
  • Atomic Structure & Chemical Bonding
  • Solid State
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • States of Matter: Gaseous & liquid states
  • Solutions
  • Energetics   
  • Nuclear Chemistry
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Equilibrium
  1. Inorganic Chemistry
  • Isolation, preparation, and properties of nonmetals
  • Transition elements (Three-dimensional series)
  • Preparation and properties of compounds
  • Properties of Qualitative Analysis
  • Preparation of Compounds
  • Preparation of Non-metals
  • Ores and Minerals
  • Extractive Metallurgy
  • Properties of Compounds
  1. Organic Chemistry
  • Basic Concepts    
  • Phenols
  • Preparation, properties, and reactions of alkanes, alkenes, and alkynes
  • Carbohydrate    
  • Amino acids and Peptides
  • Practical Organic Chemistry    
  • Characteristic reactions of Alkyl halides, Alcohols, Ethers, Aldehydes, Ketones, Carboxylic acids, Amines, Haloarenes
  • Properties and uses of polymers

JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-1 Exam Pattern

Candidates should thoroughly go through the JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-1  exam pattern to prepare well for examination:

Paper 1: 

Question Type Questions Maximum Marks 
MCQs with Single Correct Option 6 18
Single correct option 6 24
Numerical Value Answer 6 24

Paper 2: 

Question Type Questions Maximum Marks 
MCQs with one or more than one correct answer 6 24
Numerical value Answer types questions  6 24
Single digit integer answer (0 – 9) 6 18

Preparation Tips for JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-1

The following will help students in preparing for JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-1: 

  • Candidates should focus on gaining clarity of concepts, applying them and be thoroughly aware of the JEE Advanced Chemistry Syllabus. 
  1. Candidates should focus on topics such as Electrochemistry, Chemical Equilibrium and Mole Concept. They should practice numerical questions daily to gain speed. 
  2. In Organic Chemistry, candidates should focus on topics such as Functional Group Analysis, General Organic Chemistry and Stereochemistry. 
  3. In Inorganic Chemistry, usually the topics that are asked are conceptually oriented. They should have clarity of application, processes and structures. They should also focus on topics such as Coordination Chemistry and Chemical Bonding. 

JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper 1 preparation books:

The JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Question Paper-1 books are given below:

  • Organic Chemistry – Peter Sykes
  • Organic Chemistry – Morrison and Boyd 
  • Physical Chemistry – O. P. Tandon
  • Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations – R. C. Mukherjee (for practice)
  • Organic Chemistry – O. P. Tandon
  • NCERT Textbooks
  • Organic Chemistry – M. S. Chauhan
  • Concise Inorganic Chemistry – J. D. Lee