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An Overview XAT
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Now GK is very important part for XAT. In this video i discuss some keypoints and syllabus of GK for XAT

Jitendra Kumar Pathak
5 Years of Teaching Experience - CAT, BANKING, SSC & RAILWAY

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  1. XAT 2019 By- Jitendra Kumar Pathak

  2. About Me -Jitendra Kumar Pathak Educator - CAT -More than five years of teaching experience in different educational Institutes unacademy Content Developer & Youtuber

  3. GK for XAT 2019 To attempt GK questions in XAT exam, 10 minutes time to attempt 25 GK questions is considered ideal. XAT General Knowledge section consists of questions based on Static GK as well as recent current affairs based on Science, Technology, Economics, Organisations, Business among others.

  4. Key Features of XAT GK Questions XAT is now a computer based test of 3 hours duration including the GK questions There is no individual sectional time limit to solve GK questions in XAT. The questions are to be attempted within overall time limit of 3 hours GK questions in XAT are not counted for percentile calculation

  5. Total GK Questions in XAT Type of Questions Marks Awarded for Correct answer +1 25 MCQs Negative Marks for Wrong Answer 0.25 Number of Answer Options Sectional Time Limit No Not counted for XAT percentile calculation 12 Minutes .Sectional Cut off Ideal Time to Attempt

  6. XAT GK Syllabus Topics GK in XAT covers almost al the topics including Science, Geography, politics, current affairs, history among others. Following are the key topics on which GK questions are placed in XAT exam: Percentage of Type of GK Topics in Key Topics for XAT GK Preparation XAT GK Section Indian Constitution, Geography, headquarters, currency, capital, Who's who, Company logos identification Static GK 70-80% Current Affairs, International Affairs, Business Deals and developments - Cryptocurrency, Nobel Prize winner, Government schemes such as the UDAN, Swachh Bharat, Start Up India, Make in India, Abhiyaan Current Affairs | 20-30%

  7. Prepare as per XAT GK Syllabus Current Affairs, International Affairs, Business Deals and developments. for example XAT GK questions in 2018 included the GK questions on Cryptocurrency, Nobel Prize winner in Economics, Business houses starting operation in foreign countries among others. . There are questions on Indian Constitution also in GK section in XAT. . You should know the basic details about the headquarters, currency, capital, Broad and important points about various schemes of the Government such as the UDAN, Swachh Bharat, Start Up India, Make in India, Abhiyaan among others should be preared. Business and Economics are also favourite topics that always corner the questions in this section. One should prepare on these topics very well There are also a few questions related to History, Geography, Arts, etc. but they are highly subjective.