CAT 2013 Sample Papers: CAT 2013 exam schedule has been notified by Indian Institute Of Management authorities. CAT 2013 is a computer based exam and the exam schedule begins from 16th October, 2013 and ends on 11th November, 2013. There is very less time left for the exam to begin so the aspiring students will have to buck up and start their final preparations. One of the best ways to prepare and practice is by practicing from CAT 2013 Sample Papers as they give a clear picture of the exam and its pattern.
The CAT 2013 Sample Papers are designed in such a manner that it will give candidates the complete overview of the CAT paper and its pattern and the type of questions that candidates can expect in each of the sections. This article will give the interested candidates the synopsis of the CAT 2013 Sample Papers.
Although the CAT 2013 Sample Papers can not be called Mock test as they do not have any time bound section and do not follow any specific serial order still the sample paper of CAT 2013 will help all the candidates who are taking the test in order to get accustomed with the Question type and pattern, Section, Syllabus, difficulty level and the time that can be allotted to any specific section.
In short, the CAT 2013 Sample Papers can be regarded as the best practice material a aspiring candidate can refer to them while the preparation period. Before the candidate begins to start solving the CAT 2013 Sample Papers, it is suggested that the candidate should complete the basic preparation of CAT 2013 by knowing the exam pattern and syllabus.
CAT 2013 will be majorly divided in 2 sections. The first section will be Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation (QA & DI) and the second section will be Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning (VA & LR). Each section will include 30 questions. The total time span of the exam will be 140 minutes or 2 hours 20 minutes. The sections are time bound or time specific for 70 minutes each. After the first 70 minutes are over, the section will automatically will shift or change to the second section. After the next 70 minutes are over, the CAT 2013 exam will end. Therefore, appearing candidate must maintain their question solving speed all through out the exam.
The section of CAT 2013 exam will include the following topics:
SECTION 1 – Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation include the following topics:
- Higher Maths
- Trigonometry and
- Modern Maths will be a part of the Quantitative Ability part. The Data Interpretation subsection will include questions on Bar Graph, Line Graph, Pie Charts and caselets.
SECTION 2 – Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning includes the following topics:
The Verbal Ability part will have
- Reading Comprehension passages and English Usage questions. The English Usage questions will be based on basic grammar and vocabulary like Para Jumble, Sentence Correction, Word Usage, Para selection, Fill in the banks etc. The Logical Reasoning questions will be based on Seating Arrangement, Logic based puzzles, Data Arrangement etc.
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