Attending CAT mock tests is the most important phase of a candidate’s preparation. It could make or break a candidate’s confidence and morale. Therefore, the candidate must fairly be prepared with the concepts and should have practiced a lot of questions beforehand.
5 Most Important Prerequisites For Taking CAT Mock Tests:
1) Understand the Basic Concepts
Understanding basic concepts of Quants i.e. Algebra, Numbers, Permutations & Combination, Geometry, etc. is elementary. It is very important to understand
the basic problem-solving technique. At BYJU’S classes, Byju Raveendran makes the basics easy to understand.
2) Practice lot of Chapter tests
The second step is to practice a lot of chapter-wise tests to improve basic topics and improve your problem-solving capability and speed. With BYJU’S tablet program you get over 200 chapter wise tests that help you to improve your speed with SWOT analysis – Strengths and weakness with time management strategies.
3) Practice Sectional Tests and Revisit Difficult Topics
Since the CAT exam has stopped the toggling between sections, it is important for the student to practice lots of sectional tests. It is very important to take sectional tests, it helps to improve your speed and accuracy. With the BYJU’S tab, you can take the sectional test that helps you analyse your weaknesses and time management strategies. Revisit the weak topics and practice that chapter test.
4) Try Predicting the CAT Paper
Attend CAT pattern workshops to revise the important topics of the CAT exam, practice previous year’s questions and revise basic concepts. Work on time management strategies and solve the probable questions with shortcut techniques. Formulating strategies is crucial for preparation. In CAT 2018, there were 100 questions from three sections which are quantitative aptitude, verbal ability and reading comprehension, and logical reasoning and data interpretation. Attending pattern workshops would be the ideal thing to aid in your preparations. it is also important to know the detailed CAT exam pattern to understand the exam better and devise personal test-taking strategies.
5) Solve previous year CAT Questions
It is very important to practice previous year’s papers because often similar questions are asked. Most students practice a lot of mock CAT exams but miss out on revising. Not revising important questions from previous year’s CAT papers leads you to make unforced errors and therefore, making you less efficient. Solving the previous year’s papers gives you the confidence to solve CAT exam questions.
The candidates are suggested to take the mocks strategically and analyse properly. With mock tests, the candidates can build up their confidence and ace the exam easily. The candidates are suggested to stay tuned with BYJU’S to get notified about the latest announcements, know the latest syllabus and get various solved sample questions.