Tips to Improve your Quant Percentile in CAT 2018

05 Sep, 2018
Tips to Improve your Quant Percentile in CAT 2018

Tips to Improve your Quant Percentile in CAT 2018 – Common Admission Test, commonly known as CAT, is the most popular and desirous entrance examination for getting admissions in 20 IIMs and more than 100 B- schools across the nation. The dates for the examination for CAT 2018 are expected to be released in the last week of July 2018. It is likely that the examination for CAT 2018 will be taking place in the last week of November whereas the registration process is expected to begin from the second week of August 2018. IIMs conduct the examination on a rotational basis every year. Around, 4000 seats are offered through these IIMs. This article regarding CAT brings you the information about how to improve your quant score in CAT 2018.

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So, let’s start with the tips and strategies to improve your scores in CAT 2018:

Tips to Improve your Quant Percentile in CAT 2018: Concentrate on your Basics

    Knowing the basics is important. Not only it will help in solving tough questions, easily but also, a clear understanding of the concept will take less time to solve questions leading to saving a few extra minutes in the examination. Clear concepts are the key to performing in Quant. The questions are tough and also the set of questions vary from each other on a wide range and so it is difficult to keep track of time sometimes. The best way to check the basic knowledge is to practice via different sets of questions. It is always told to practice the easy questions first and then gradually move towards the tough one.

    Tips to Improve your Quant Percentile in CAT 2018: Study plan is must

    It should always be kept in mind that planning your study schedule is equally important as working on your concepts because it ensures, topics uncover to get covered up. Plan your schedule to your convenience or day- wise preparation topic wise. A few topics to cover for the examination includes Quantitative Aptitude(QA), Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR), Logical Reasoning topics, Verbal & Reading Comprehension( VRC).

    Tips to Improve your Quant Percentile in CAT 2018: Practice Mock Test on QA

    A mock test consists of different and wide range of questions for practice and revision to make candidates for the examination and also, it helps in checking his/her performance and also tells the area in which one needs extra work to be done. To get ready for such examinations self analysis is necessary.

    Tips to Improve your Quant Percentile in CAT 2018: Preparing with Sectional time

    Since CAT 2018 has a sectional time limit of 60 minutes only for one section. The strategy should be to solve the entire section in that amount of time or before that. Try to build your endurance in order to focus throughout the paper. It is important to not get tired in the scenario or otherwise, the score card will be affected. Try to stay focused.

    Extra focus on weak points

    By self-analysis, one can easily recognize their weak points or topics. The weak points are the one which needs extra attention. For getting good percentile it is important to not let any topic to get your confidence down. During practice or preparation, one must work hard on it by solving mock test and revise papers.

    Try all No- MCQ Questions

    There is no negative marking for non-MCQ questions. So, students who have doubts in the former section can try their luck here to perform better. These questions are based on logical reasoning.

     

    PREPARATION STRATEGIES FROM CAT 2017 HIGHEST SCORERS:

    • Sai Praneeth Reddy- CAT 100 Percentile: Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh

    Sai Praneeth Reddy who scored 100 percentile in CAT 2017 says that focus on solving Mock test and revision papers are must and more time to be given for that in order to ensure good marks because nobody can be 100% sure about their paper. He also advises students to learn from their mistakes and not to miss AIMCAT and to improve VARC, one must read novels and newspapers.

    • Patrick D’Souza-CAT 100 Percentile: Thane, Mumbai Suburb

    Patrick D’Souza ha scored 100 Percentile in CAT for the fourth time.  He advises students to improve their reasoning and logical questions and focus on their weak points and tells to work hard on every aspect.

    For more information regarding CAT 2018 go through the article thoroughly. Queries are welcome in the comment box below.

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