XAT 2011 AnalysisCATKing
Overall exam pattern:
XAT 2011 had same pattern as previous years. It has 101 questions within 120 mins & 20 mins for easy writing. Timings had gone up to 140 mins. There was differential marking.
There are two parts, Part A & Part B. In part A, there are three sections and Part B covers GK & essay writing.
|A||Verbal Ability||Critical Reasoning, Grammar, ParaJumbles, Odd Sentence Out.|
|B||Decision making||Bar diagram, Tables, Charts, Graphical and Statistical Representation.|
|D||Quantitative Ability||Algebra, Integer, Geometry, Arithmatic, Modern Maths|
Detailed Sectional Analysis:
The good score is about 26 out of 69 marks.
This section mostly contains AR and decision making question with maximum marks of 67.A good score is of about 26 marks.
The good score is about 20 out of 117 marks.
3. BIRD’S EYE VIEW:
|Type of Question||No of Questions||Difficulty Level|
|Decision Making||25||Moderate to Tough|
|Quantitative ability& DI||28||Moderate|
|English Language ability & Logical Reasoning||32||Easy to Moderate|
In Part B, there was a statement given and one had to make a judgment on it, and supply justifications and examples.