NMAT 2017

Preparation Tips

During the NMAT, select your strongest part to start with, and after that continue to the ones you are progressively less comfortable with. A good start makes the task simpler by boosting your self-confidence.

A difficult question need not bother you; simply skip it and proceed onward. Generally, the simple ones in the end, making it hard to discover them. The ideas of selection and skimming questions are very important here. Thus, optimum time management is the key here.

Language Skills:

This section is of moderatein nature. It incorporates 2 Reading Comprehension questions and the huge majority of the applicants feel hard to finish this part. Also the questions are framed on English Usage. There are some important points, candidates must remember while taking up Language part:

  • Concentrate on Basic and Proper Usage of grammar
  • Improve Vocabulary as most of the questions depend on vocabulary
  • Score great in comprehension as in this segment you may full marks
  • Avoid spelling mistakes
  • Sentence formation must be reasonable and brief

Logical Reasoning:

This section is of moderate to difficulty level. There will be 40 questions and applicants must attempt 25 questions to crack the exam.

There will be 20-30 questions from Mathematical Reasoning, 10-15 questions from Verbal Reasoning, 5-10 questions from Critical Reasoning and 1-5 questions from Linear Arrangement, Circular arrangements, Distribution, Comparison, Blood Relation, Venn Diagram, Coding/Decoding, Calendars, Visual Reasoning, Syllogism, Strong week argument and Statement Conclusion.

Following points should be taken into consideration for Logical Reasoning Preparation:

  • Analyse, what is given in the question and note it on paper to understand. The answer is always hidden in the question
  • Boost up your aptitudes to solve arithmetic issues that help you in time managing.
  • You should have appropriate knowledge of Directions. which direction is East, West, North and South.
  • Practice puzzlesas the most of the questions are framed from topics like Critical Reasoning, Analytical reasoning and Reasoning Data Sufficiency. So it helps in enhancing solving skills.

Quantitative Skills:

This area is also moderate to tough in nature. There will be 48 questions and applicants may score for the meritlist by solving 30 questions. This segment incorporates Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency questions.Data Information Interpretation questions are quite time consuming.

1-5 questions are framed from Number System, BODMAS/Ratio and Proportion, 10-20 questions are framed from Number System, Algebra, DI/DS, and Profit and Loss, Simple and Compound Interest, Average/Mixture, Time/Speed/Distance etc.

Following points help in preparing for Quantitative part:

  • Divide your time for in preparing various subjects
  • Make list of formula so that you can remember them all
  • Build up your speed as a few question sare time consuming. In this way, keep a track of the time and stick to the sectional time limit while giving mock tests or solving previous year papers

Fundamental tips for NMAT 2017 Exam

Concentrate on weak Areas:

Put effort to improve Problem Areas by practicing through solved papers initially and then through unsolved paper. Attempt to solve 20-30 questions on regular basis to enhance weak areas and clear basics

Select the section sequence carefully:

Always start with strongest segment to the weakest as it would save lots of time, develop confidence.

Have your idea clear:

Applicants should be clear with the idea. The clearer they will be, the simpler you will discover to sail through. Set a Study minimum due date to solve various questions. Attempt to solve questions within the set time period.

Revive your brain:

Refresh your mind by taking short intervals, do some recreational exercises.

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