Exam Analysis: MBA MH-CET (2016)


Exam Analysis: MBA MH-CET (2016)

MH-CET 2010 had 200 questions without any distinct sections. The questions were from the following topics: Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning, Visual Reasoning, Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency.

The overall difficulty level of the paper was simple to moderate, but the difficulty lay in selecting the simpler questions first.

MH-CET 2016 was conducted on the 12th and 13th of March, by the Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra. After giving MH-CET, candidates had to go through a Common Admission Process (CAP).

This article analyses the MH CET 2016 exam for students to refer to, while preparing for MH-CET 2017.
Exam Overview

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation (MH-CET)

This section was tough as compared to the previous year, where the section was pretty easy. Questions were tricky and were based on calculations. Arithmetic Questions were in majority. There were 4 sets of Data Interpretation. Out of these 4, two were easy, one was moderate and the other was calculation-intensive. The sets covered Tables, Line Graphs, Pie Charts and Caselets. No questions from Numbers this year. A few questions were asked along with Data Sufficiency. No new types in any of the questions. No reports of any errors in the questions.


Good Attempt: 30 questions and above with high accuracy.


Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

This section was one of the easiest and the least time-consuming. Questions were on cloze test, para-jumbles, grammatical errors, spelling correction, synonyms and antonyms. There were 2 Reading Comprehension Passages with 5 questions each. There was rarely any question that could be termed ‘difficult’.

Good Attempt: 40 questions and above with high accuracy.



Logical Reasoning

This was the toughest section of the exam with a moderate difficulty level. No surprises in this section. Questions were from Cause & Effect, Statement & Course of Action, Statement & Conclusions, Statement-Assumptions, Critical Reasoning and Syllogisms. Students found some questions on analytical puzzles to be a bit tough. Many questions included figures and diagrams. There were some basic questions, based on Coding-Decoding, Blood Relations and Directions.

Good Attempt: 48 questions and above with high accuracy.



Abstract Reasoning (Visual Reasoning)

This was the easiest section for the students 25 Questions were standard and not something new. There were around 17 questions on Completion of sentences and 8 questions on analogies. Learn techniques to boost this section

Good Attempt: 20 questions and above with high accuracy


Overall, the difficulty level of the exam was moderate and the difficulty level was almost similar for every slot. The test was computer-based with no technical glitches reported across the centers.


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