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Hi, I am a CAT 100 Percentiler with 100 in DI-LR & 99.9 in Quants. Subscribe to CAT Live Classes with 'NILANJANDUTTA' discount code.

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Can you please explain about the Essay section in the XAT.
Sir can you please make a video on chapters having most weightage
please give an idea of score Vs percentile.
  1. XAT Exam Overview By an XLRI Alumnus


  2. About Me BESU Shibpur, 2012 pass-out (CS) Final Year (2011 - 12 season) appeared for CAT/XAT IIFT CAT 99.43, XAT 99.35, IIFT 99.59 Converts - XLRI, IIM-Indore, IIFT .XLRI 2014 pass-out . Working as a Business Consultant with an IT firm in Kolkata QA-DI-LR & GD-PI Mentor 2nd attempt at CAT-100%-ile in CAT 2016 CAT 2016-100%-iler .


  3. XA Exam Overview


  4. Exam FORMAT 2 Duration of the paper No of Questions No of Sections Marking pattern 170+ 35mins Section Decision Making Verbal Ability and Logical No of Questions 21 26 4 + Essay + GK +1 1/4th of the allotted mark Candidates have an option of not attempting 12 questions, from 13th unattempted question 0.05 marks is deducted. Ability Quantitative Ability and 27 Negative marking Data Interpretation Essay and General 1 Essay topic and 25 Questions Total Marks allotted 74 Awareness


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  6. ANALYSIS - Decision Making Topic ituational Decision Making Quantitative + Analytical Reasoning Number of questions 18


  7. ANALYSIS- VA & LR Topic Number of questions Reading Comprehension 15 Critical Reasoning Grammar Para-jumble FIB Analogy Cloze test Pronunciation 5 3


  8. ANALYSIS- QA & DI opic rithmetic umber System gebra Number of questions 4 Geometry 4 odern Math's ata Sufficiency I Caselets


  9. ANALYSIS - Essay and General Awareness Till last year, the second part of the paper is not evaluated for GD-PI Call


  10. Things to remember! The sections mix is entirely different and XAT throws up surprises often. Decision making is entirely new Section from all other exams Test of Stamina The total duration is 205 mins. The first part is of 170 mins and the second part is of 35 mins. Do NOT take the weird negative marking of unattempted questions policy too seriously Percentile matters a LOT for BM, for HRM not quite so XAT has gone Online, so expect easier Paper, soaring Cut-Offs