Preparation for CAT 2017 – Tips & Strategies

Common Entrance Examination (CAT) will be conducted in the first week of December 2017 by IIM Lucknow. That leaves roughly 100 days for preparation. Well, what is an optimal approach for preparation? Experts suggest that last minute preparation is equitably vital as it can mark your act on the day of CAT Exam. Let”s have a look at tips and strategies that aid in the preparation of CAT Exam.

Take Practice Test

Taking the practice test online helps students to be familiar with the real test environment. It aids students in understanding the mode of examination. Students can take a few mock CAT online by joining CAT Test Series. To experience the definite feeling of the test, one should solve previous years CAT question papers. It helps you to prepare for the actual three-hour test.

Analysis and Evaluation

After every CAT Mock Test students should analyse and evaluate their performance based on CAT Exam Pattern. It gives transparency about your weak and strong areas.

Focus on Strong Areas

After evaluation, students should concentrate on their strong areas and build on the same. CAT Syllabus is framed on the application of basic concepts. It is not prudent to learn concepts and applications at this phase. Instead, students should work hard towards the areas on which they have a hold and solve questions on the same.

Time Management

On the day of the examination, students should start with their soft target. With a time span of sixty minutes for each section, students should first attempt questions which they can solve easily. If you have a doubt on certain questions at a first glance, you can drop them in the first round and answer them in a sequence once you”re done with another set of questions.

Relax well Before your day of examination

After hectic preparation for the last few months, take a day break to admit your thoughts and exam strategies. Spend some time in a stress-free environment before the day of the exam. Students should relax in a manner they like.

Stay Focused and Keep Calm on the Day of Exam

You should stay calm and just focus on the test, as it is a crucial time where in all your efforts are paid off. It is an exam that measures student’s effort and ability to perform.

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