CMAT 2021 Preparation Tips for Logical Reasoning - Strategy, Tips and Tricks
CMAT Preparation Tips for Logical Reasoning: In the CMAT exam, the Logical Reasoning section is usually of easy to moderate difficulty level. Candidates can score well in this LR section if they have enough training. Success in the CMAT Logical Reasoning section depends on understanding the question. The CMAT 2021 exam was conducted on March 31, 2021, in two shifts, with candidates still a week to prepare for it. By now, candidates may have completed the syllabus and made the necessary adjustments. Now, they can focus on the strategy of crack the logical reasoning section of CMAT 2021. Read all about CMAT 2021 preparation tips for Logical Reasoning, syllabus, pattern, books, and strategy.
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CMAT Preparation for Logical Reasoning - Highlights
One must have a clear understanding of what kind of approach any question requires. Logical reasoning questions in the CMAT exam are usually relationship-based and test the candidate's ability to understand the relationship between situations. 25 Logical Reasoning questions of CMAT range from analytical reasoning, verbal reasoning, directions to arguments, visual reasoning.
The CMAT Logical Reasoning section consists of 25 questions in MCQ format.
Each question carries +4 marks for the right attempt and a -1 mark for the wrong attempt.
The difficulty level of the logical reasoning section of the CMAT exam is generally moderate.
Of the 25 questions, about 22 correct attempts are considered good attempts in this category.
CMAT Syllabus - Logical Reasoning
The main topics of Logical Reasoning are given below and candidates should study for CMAT 2021. The best way to cover these topics is to practice sample questions in each category. Before going through the syllabus, candidates should know the CMAT exam pattern.
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Best Books for CMAT - Logical Reasoning
In addition to reading from the below books for CMAT 2021, candidates must adhere to sample papers and mock tests for logical reasoning because this section is all about practice. The CMAT LR questions are based on statements & conclusions, cause and effect, and visual and verbal puzzles. The more you practice, the better at solving them.
How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CAT by Arun Sharma
Developed by Arun Sharma, How to Prepare Logical Reasoning for CAT is a comprehensive text dedicated solely to equipping students in dealing with all kinds of questions asked in this subject at CAT and CMAT.
A Modern Approach To Logical Reasoning By R. S. Aggarwal
This revised edition of the modern approach to logical reasoning retains the key strengths and structure of the previous edition, presenting all sorts of questions and solved examples in a categorized, well-organized and standardized manner, bringing additional questions from readers to various competitive choices
Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT by Nishit K Sinha
This book has proven to be an excellent architect in shaping the ability of students to master logical reasoning and data interpretation for the CAT and CMAT exam. The fifth edition covers all the basic and advanced topics, supported by numerous work examples, case aids, and tutorials.
Analytical Reasoning by M K Pandey
The book 'Analytical Reasoning' is an excellent study material for applying one's logical and reasoning skills.
To help students plan their study efficiently, this book is divided into two sections: reasoning based on logic and reasoning based on rules.
The Hand On Guide To Analytical Reasoning And Logical Reasoning by Peeyush Bhardwaj
A must-have resource for candidates who prepare for CMAT, CAT, XAT, MAT, IIFT, CSAT competitive examinations.
Also, a candidate can use online resources to prepare for CMAT logical reasoning section. Many websites are dedicated to logical reasoning sections. Some recommended websites for making LR are:
How to Prepare for CMAT 2021 Logical Reasoning?
Understanding the Pattern
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CMAT Preparation 2021: Tips and Tricks to Cracking Logical Reasoning
To crack the CMAT logical reasoning section, one must first understand its nature. There is no formula to memorize in this section, no theorem to understand. One has to solve the question based on the available data, so develop problem-solving skills. Check out some CMAT preparation tips and tricks to crack the Logical Reasoning section.
The general form of logical reasoning questions concludes the series. The set of images will be displayed and you will be asked which image series to complete from the given option.
Logical reasoning questions may seem unfamiliar and confusing at first glance. Read the questions slowly to understand them.
Don’t look at the answer options first because it won’t help if you don’t understand the questions. This can really confuse you even more.
In visual reasoning questions, look at each picture one by one to find a common theme. This will help you to find out which of the four options given is the correct answer.
While solving an LR question, take note of suggestive words like, ‘only’, ‘including’, ‘other than’, and ‘unless’. Pay attention to prefixes such as un-, non-, dis-, etc.
When reading the Logical Reasoning question, write down the given data and the important point. Make it a habit when practicing CMAT sample questions.
Practice as many sample papers and CMAT mock tests as possible. Make sure you practice a lot of questions from each topic of logical reasoning so that no question in the main CMAT exam comes as a surprise.
In the logical reasoning section, time management is important. At CMAT, each question takes about 1.7 minutes. If you do not have enough practice to understand a puzzle, statement, or number series, it may take more than 1.7 minutes. So practice sample questions on a time-based basis.
Develop the ability to think logically. Read a passage and try to break it down into a logical flow or structure to understand the sequence of events.
Practice brain-teasers like sudoku and crossword puzzles to improve logical thinking.
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CMAT and MAT are both entrance examinations for tier 2 and tier 3 business schools. CMAT is easier compared to MAT, because of fewer number of questions and time provided is more in case of CMAT. However MAT is conducted 4 times a year and CMAT score is taken into consideration by more colleges. If you try and aim to crack CMAT. Good luck and hope this helps
is cat 80 percentile and cmat 90 percentile is sufficient for iiit Allahabad
IIIT Allahabad is very good college for BTech and MBA also. So your CMAT score is good than your CAT examination. You will get chance to admission in this college.
Due to research the college campus is very big and there play ground present. Huge library facilities are available. Canteen food is good, 24/7 hours free WiFi available. Laboratories are good. Faculties are well educated. And the placement of MBA very good here. The highest package of salary here 35 lakh per annum. And almost 96% students in MBA got placed in every year.
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Hey guys , I have scored 92% in CMAT with acads (10th 12th Grad) - 87 , 61 , 6 CGPA . Interview went okay with some questions I couldnt answer . What are my chances for getting into welingkar core?
You have got in CMAT 92%, Academy section in class 10 is 87% and in class 12-61 %. In this marks there is a great chance for getting a seat in welingkar core to take admission in two years PG DM course which specialisation in core areas like marketing, human resource, finance, and operational , with post graduate diploma Management studies.
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CMAT Or MAT or ATMA ??? which exam is best for mba ???
CMAT full form is Common Management Admission Test. It is a National Level entrance examto take admissions into Management Courses all over India. The graduates are selected on basis of this exam for admission into Management Courses in colleges affiliated to AICTE. It is a easier exam to appear.
MAT full form is Management Aptitude Test. It is a National level entrance exam. MAT is conducted by All India Management Association. It is conducted 4 times every year in the month of February, May, September and December.
ATMA full form is AIMS Test for Management Admissions. It is also approved by Ministry of Human Resource Development of the Government and AICTE.
Among these 3 Entrance Exams for MBA, CMAT exam is easier and MAT exam is better. Through ATMA only few colleges gives admission into Management. To reduce the stress for students these exams are conducted apart from CAT exam. MAT exam can be appeared 4 times in a year and can get second tier B-Schools in India. Hence MAT exam is better than CMAT and ATMA.
Hope this information helped you.
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my cmat score is 151 what will be my percentile
CMAT exam is conducted in order to allow students to take admission into Management Or B schools of India.
The exam is conducted online and the major sections involve, Reasoning, Quants, English, General Knowledge.
Now coming to your question,
It's difficult to tell as the marks scored by candidates changes every year. Percentile represents the number of students ahead of you. That's something unpredictable.
But seeing the past trends at 151 marks your percentile can be around 86-87 .
Hope that helps.