The Common Admission Test (CAT) is being held today for admission to various management programmes of IIMs. The MBA entrance exam CAT 2021 Exam is being held in three shifts. As of now, the first slot of CAT is over.
CAT 2021 Exam slot 2 has started at 12.30 PM and will conclude at 2:30 PM (afternoon slot). According to experts CAT exam slot 1 to be moderately difficult. CAT exam paper slot 1 was lengthy, a total of 66 questions were there in CAT 2021 slot 1 where around 15 questions were non-MCQs. CAT slot 1 no. of questions in VARC were 24, DILR – 20, and Quant – 22.
The experts have said that the VARC paper was easy to moderate in terms of difficulty same as the data interpretation section. The logical reasoning paper was a tad difficult among all the sections, the experts have said. DILR cut off will be in the range of 24-27 as the section was lengthy and difficult to solve, the experts have said.
Regarding the difficulty level of the exam, experts say “The exam was not very difficult, it was manageable provided your concepts were clear,” they have said
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