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September 02, 2017 @ 12:48 PM

Tips on Prep Strategy

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Published : Monday, 12 December, 2016 10:00 AM

XAT 2017 will be conducted on 8th January, Sunday and MBA Aspirants can download their admit card from XAT Official website www.xatonline.net.in from 20th December 2016.

Tips on Prep Strategy

The test would be split into two:

  • Aptitude Test
  • Essay and GK.

The Aptitude section would consist of :

  • Verbal and Logical Ability
  • Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation
  • Decision Making.
Parts Section Name No. Of Questions Total Time
Part A Verbal and Logical Ability 28 140 Mins
Decision Making 23
Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation 33
Part B General Knowledge. 30 40 Mins
Essay 1 Essay
  • The negative marking for wrong answer is likely to change. Further, negative marking may be introduced for un-attempted question. Negative marks for wrong answer and un-attempted question may vary.  However, the final decision has yet to taken on it. This step would further help in differentiation among candidates.

 Read 10 Top Classic Essays for XAT

Sections of exam should be understood differently

It is advisable that in XAT 2017 you should understand the sections separately because each section has different weightage and while practicing for each section you would be getting more clarity and gain Confidence.

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Tips on strategy

The simple strategy is the best strategy hence, it is advised that for XAT 2017 after having clarifications on the fundamentals of each section you should straight go to MOCK and practice a lot. This will be best strategy.

 Practice with 40 Mock Questions on QA

The moment you practice with MOCK test and the links given in this article you will be able to gain not only confidence but will be able to crack XAT 2017

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