Day 3 of the Common Management Admission Test September 2015-16 First Test (CMAT September 2015-16 First Test) was held on Saturday, September 27, 2014. The examination started on Thursday, September 25 and will continue till Monday, September 29, 2014.
The test consists of four sections, namely, Quantitative Technique (QT) and Data Interpretation (DI), Language Comprehension (LC), Logical Reasoning (LR) as well as Current/General Awareness (C/GA).
There were no surprise elements in the examination on Day 3, the pattern of which was quite similar to Day 1. The paper was overall moderate, although all the sections had a few questions which were difficult or tricky.
A section-wise analysis of Day 3 of CMAT September 2015-16 First Test, as per test-takers and academic experts, is provided below.
Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation:
The Quant section on Day 3 was of moderate level. It had an assortment of questions based on Geometry, Algebra, Permutation-Combination, Profit and Loss, Numbers, Mensuration, etc. Although it was not a tough section, it was time-consuming. The DI questions were lengthy and needed proper understanding of the problem to solve the questions based on data.
The section had three Reading Comprehension (RC) passages consisting of 300 to 400 words, which were followed by 15 to 16 questions. All the passages were moderate, with some difficult words as well as sentences. The questions on the RC passages were mainly on facts, inference, etc. Other than the RC questions, the rest of the 10 questions out of 25 were based on core English grammar, Fill in the Blanks, use of Synonyms and Antonyms, short but complicated Jumbled Sentences, etc. The section was overall moderate, with some slightly difficult questions.
This was an easy section with questions on Series Completion, Truth and Lie Detection, Visual Reasoning, Blood Relationship, Setting Arrangement, etc. Some questions were time-consuming.
In this section, General Knowledge (GK) was more focused on Indian Economy as well as Polity. A majority of the questions were based on Constitution of India, General Science, Fiscal system of India (including taxation, type of tax, etc.), Sports, World Affairs, Words used for the study of certain sciences, etc.
To access the CMAT Sept 2015-16 Day 1 analysis, please click here.
To access the CMAT Sept 2015-16 Day 2 analysis, please click here.