In this post we will discuss about the importance of Capacitors in JEE advanced , JEE mains and also focus on the types of questions that generally come from this section.


Capacitors covers questions mostly on numerical type when it comes to JEE Mains and Advanced. A brief analysis of previous year papers shows atleast 1 is asked in JEE Advanced without fail and there is a good chance a question will also be asked in JEE Mains. These questions are generally formula based and needs a direct approach to score well.

Golden Topics

Basics : Capacitance, Parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectrics, Energy stored in a capacitor.

Advanced : Capacitors in series and parallel, RC circuits, time to charge and discharge.