Best Books for PESSAT 2019

Anushka Mukherjee Updated On: 04 May, 2019 18:24 IST

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Best Books for PESSAT 2019

To crack exams like PESSAT, students must refer to the best books and study material for PESSAT 2019.

PESSAT is a university level examination which is conducted by PES University for undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses. The exam will be conducted in the month of May 2019 and will be held in online mode. The candidates who wish to get admission in any one of the courses offered at PES University will have to take the entrance exam. The PESSAT exam paper includes four sections – English, Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics for B.tech and four papers for M.Tech – Mathematics, Computer Awareness, Analytical, and Logical Reasoning, English Comprehension and four papers for M.com or M.A. in Economics or M.B.A. - Quantitative Reasoning, Analytical and Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability or English Comprehension and General Awareness. For exam preparation, candidates should know the topics they will have to study to study to crack PESSAT 2019. Additionally, candidates must choose appropriate books which not only provides them with detailed PESSAT 2019 exam pattern but also contains various sample papers or PESSAT previous years’ question papers for practice.

How to Select the Best Books for PESSAT 2019?

There are many factors which a candidate needs to keep in mind while selecting a book for this entrance exam. Mentioned below are few points which will help the students to select the best books for the PESSAT 2019 entrance exam:

  •  Students should select and buy the books of the latest edition
  • Before selecting a book for this exam students should ensure that the book covers all the topics of the PESSAT syllabus
  • Candidates should choose a book that is easy to read and is written in comprehensible language so that one can understand the subject-matter easily and properly
  • Candidates should select books written by well known established authors or professors
  • Candidates should buy books which have sample papers in it. Sample papers will help the students to get an idea about the question pattern and the question type
  • The candidates should buy books which contain previous questions’ papers of PESSAT in it

Best Books for PESSAT 2019

The PESSAT exam paper includes four sections – English, Mathematics and Chemistry, Physics for B.tech and four papers for M.Tech – Mathematics, Computer Awareness, Analytical and Logical Reasoning, English Comprehension and four papers for M.Com or M.A. in Economics or M.B.A. - Quantitative Reasoning, Analytical and Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability or English Comprehension and General Awareness. Candidates can go through the best books for these sections given below-

Best books of Mathematics for B.Tech and M.Tech

The list for the best books of Mathematics for the PESSAT entrance exam 2019 are given below -

Vedic Mathematics: The Student Taking Competitive Exams – by Rajesh Kumar Thakur IIT JEE Mathematics: 35 Years ChapterwiseSolved Papers 2013 – 1979 – by Amit M. Agarwal Calculus and Analytic Geometry – by Thomas and Finney
Problems in Calculus of One Variable by I. A. Maron Problems Plus in IIT Mathematics – by A. Das Gupta Trigonometry for JEE Main & Advanced – by Arihant Publications
Challenge and Thrill of Pre-College Mathematics – by V. Krishnamurthy, C.R. Pranesachar, K.N. Ranganathan, B.J. Venkatachala Differential Calculus for IIT-JEE – by Amit Agarwal Coordinate Geometry for IIT-JEE – by SK Goyal

Best books of Chemistry for B.Tech

The list for the best books of Chemistry for the PESSAT entrance exam 2019 are given below -

University Chemistry – by Bruce Mahan Numerical Chemistry 22/e – by P Bahadur A Guidebook to Mechanism in Organic Chemistry – by Peter Sykes
A Guidebook to Mechanism in Organic Chemistry – by Peter Sykes Organic Chemistry – by Solomons and Fryhle Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry for JEE/ISEET – by Ananya Ganguly
Essential Physical Chemistry for JEE Main and Advanced – by Ranjeet Shahi A Textbook of Physical Chemistry for JEE Main & Advanced – by Dr. R.K.Gupta Organic Chemistry – by Morrison and Boyd

Best books of Physics for  B.Tech

The list for the best books of Physics for the PESSAT entrance exam 2019 are given below -

Concepts of Physics (Volume 1) – by H.C. Verma Concepts of Physics (Volume 2) – by H.C. Verma
Handbook Physics: Key Notes, Terms, Definitions & Formulae(Class- 11th and 12th) – by Arihant Mechanics Part-1 & 2 – by DC Pandey
Understanding Physics Electricity and Magnetism – by DC Pandey Complete Physics for JEE Main 2016 – by Irodov

Best Books of Language Comprehension or English for M.Tech / B.Tech/ M.A. In Economics / MBA / M.Com

English Grammar and Composition by Wren and Martin Objective General English by S.P Bakshi
English for general competitions by Neetu Singh Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis
Quick Learning Objective General English by R.S.Agarwal Objective General English by R.S.Agarwal

Best Books of General Awareness and Current Affairs

Lucent’s General Knowledge Book 2018 Objective General English by S.P. Bakshi
General Knowledge 2019 by Manohar Pandey Manorama Yearbook 2018

Best Books of Analytical and Logical Reasoning

Test of Reasoning and General Intelligence for Competitive Exams by V.V.K.Subbura A New Approach to REASONING Verbal & Non-Verbal by B.S. Sijwalii, Indu Sijwali
How to Crack Test Of Reasoning- REVISED EDITION by Jaikishan A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by R.S. Agarwal

Some Other Books for PESSAT 2019 Preparation

Once candidates  finish referring to the above-mentioned books, candidates can also refer to the books that are mentioned below:

  • IIT Mathematics – by R.D Sharma

  • Organic Chemistry – by Pearson (Seventh Edition)

  • Physical Chemistry – by OP Tandon

  • Class 11 and 12 NCERT books

  • Objective Physics – by DC Pandey

  • Fundamentals of Physics – by Halliday, Resnick, and Walker

  • The Pearson Guide to Complete Mathematics for JEE by SL Loney

  • Complete Chemistry for JEE Main 2018 and 2019 by NCERT

  • Objective English for competitive examination by Hari Mohan Prasad and Uma Rani Sinha

  • Understanding & Using English Grammar by Betty S.Azar and Stacy A. Hagen

  •  Objective English by Edgar Thorpe and Showick Thorpe

  •  English Language Comprehension Skills by Sachchinda Nand Jha

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