CAT 2018 Syllabus

CAT 2018 : Detail Syllabus and Exam Pattern

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CAT 2018 is managed by IIMs on a rotation basis. It is a national level examination organized for providing admission to postgraduate business administration courses. Through this examination, the students can get into top management colleges of the nation. In this article, we have given a complete information about CAT 2018 syllabus and Exam pattern.

CAT 2018 Exam Pattern

The CAT Exam pattern comprises of 100 question from different sections. it is a computer-based test with multiple choice question (MCQ). Some of the questions will be subjective type. The duration of the exam will be 3hrs. Their marks will be awarded for every correct answer and one mark will be deducted for an incorrect response.

CAT 2018 Syllabus

The CAT 2018 Syllabus is divided into four sections: Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation, Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning.

The syllabus as follows:

Quantitative Ability or Mathematics

  • Geometry
  • Number system
  • Interest
  • Quadratic and linear equations
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Time and work
  • Percentages
  • Profit and loss
  • Algebra
  • LCM & HCF
  • Averages
  • Premutation
  • Ratio & proportion
  • Complex number etc

Data Interpretation

  • Graphs (line, area)
  • Interpretation and analysis of data based on text
  • Charts
  • Tables
  • Paragraph
  • Venn diagram etc

Verbal Ability and English

  • Verbal reasoning
  • Antonyms & synonyms
  • Sentence correction
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Critical reasoning
  • Syllogism
  • Analogies
  • idioms

Logical Reasoning

  • Direction sense
  • Clocks and calendars
  • Puzzles
  • Binary logic
  • Seating arrangement
  • Coding -decoding
  • Blood relation
  • Logical sequence
  • Data structure
  • Assumption
  • Promise
  • Conclusion
  • Linear & matrix arrangement

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