Basic Concepts of Organic Chemistry

In this post we will discuss the important topics of General Organic Chemistry and the kind of questions covered in JEE Mains and JEE Advanced.


General Organic Chemistry is one of the scoring topics of both JEE Mains and JEE Advanced. On analyzing the trend of both the exams, it is found that a good 2 to 3 questions are asked every year from this topic.


From the perspective of JEE mains and Advanced, questions are mainly asked from subtopics Inductive and Electronic effects, Stereoisomerism, and Isomerism.

The next important thing is reagarding the types of reactions which can be electrophillic, nucleophillic, addition and subsitution.

In stereoisomerism you are asked to find the number of different compounds that will be formed

Apart from this there are some questions regarding the order of stability due to resonance and inductive effects.

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