XAT 2013 AnalysisRahul Singh
Overall exam pattern:
XAT 2013 had same pattern as previous years. It has 91 questions within 140mins & 40 mins for easy writing & GK. Timings had gone up to 180 mins.
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:
No. of attempt in this section are about 18-20.
This section mostly contains logical reasoning questions. No. of attempt in this section are about 14-15 out of 25.
The good score is of about 15 marks.
BIRD’S EYE VIEW:
|Type of Question||No of Questions||Difficulty Level|
|Decision Making||25||Moderate to Tough|
|Quantitative ability& DI||36||Easy to Moderate|
|English Language ability & Logical Reasoning||30||Easy to Moderate|
GK is based on current affair, business news & socio-economical movement, awards, science and famous personality. The essay topic was “Corruption is the root cause of economics slow down in India”