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CET Common Entrance Test

CET exam for MBA & MMS programmes in Maharashtra. There are some good institutes like JBIMS, WELINGKAR, K. J. SOMAIYA accepting the score of cet. The total test duration is 150 min & total no. of questions are 200.
Test Structure:
verbal ability 38 questions. IT is about 19% of entire test. In this section some of typical types are
Mark the error:
in this set of 5 questions, one was expected(2006 paper) to choose which part of sentence had an error. The error would be an inappropriate word or a spelling mistake.

Sentence Correction:
a part of sentence is highlighted which is to be corrected.
Jumble paragraph, Synonyms/antonyms, feel in the blanks, Odd Man out, Anagrams are some types asked in this verbal ability section.

Verbal reasoning There are 20 questions in this section. Some commonly asked types are Syllogisms, Course of action, Implicit Assumption, probably/ definitely true.

There are total 15 questions. The average length of passage was 500 words.
Logical r…

Alert CAT 2007 aspirants

CAT not only changed it self quantitavely but also qualitively. Initially the question used to test basic concepts; now they also test once reasoning skills.The total number of questions has been reduced, the difficulty level has increased.
subject-wise no. of question in english has decreased. Before 1998 english has 50% importance. Now english has only 1/3 importance. Now CAT tests students ability to think.
Subject-wise change

Verbal section: In this section from 1992 to 1994 no of question was 95, 90, 85 respectively. From 1995 to 1998 it remained 100.After 1998 they reduced the no of questions. In 1999 that was 80. In 2000 that was 65 & in 2001 it was 50, from 2001 to 2004 it was 50. In 2005 it was 35.From this you can easily get that the weightage of verbal section has reduced from 50% to 1/3 of CAT paper.

Problem Solving: From 1992 to 1995 the no. of question in this section was 45 to 50. In 96, 97 it was around 50 to 55. From 1998 to 2001 it has raised from 40 to 60 wi…