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ATMA 2017 July exam pattern is expected to remain the same as Atma 2017 June exam pattern with 3 sections and a 3-hour duration. ATMA is one of the country’s easiest entrance examinations, and basic knowledge of Mathematics, General and Verbal Skills are enough for your selection. But some topics are tricky and prior knowledge about them can save much of your precious time.
Want more information about tricky topics? Read on. ATMA is a national-level examination, conducted for admission of aspirants to various post-graduate management courses. ATMA is held four times a year, i.e. February, May, June and July. AIMS would be conducting ATMA 2017 exam in the online mode on July 23, 2013, i.e. Sunday. ATMA Exam Pattern for July 2017 is basically designed to check candidates’ aptitude in various management skills by analyzing their comprehension abilities, verbal reasoning capacities, analyzing capabilities, and numerical reasoning abilities. Proper knowledge of ATMA-related important topics can add to your final score.
Go through the article further for more information about ATMA exam pattern and scoring topics. ATMA 2017 Exam Pattern is no different from any other management exam. Know more here. Questions are objective-type in nature, which is a plus point. There will be a total of 180 questions, carrying 1 mark each. Negative marking is applicable, with 2.5 marks deducted for every incorrect answer. Hence candidates are advised to make a proper strategy and attempt easy questions/ section first.
Read more to learn about the easiest topic. The major three sections in ATMA are Analytical Reasoning Skills, Quantitative Skills and Verbal Skills. Each section carries 60 marks. For every un-attempted question, no marks are deducted.
The difficulty level of the paper ranges from easy to moderate. ATMA Exam pattern is further divided into 6 sub-sections, and each section comprises 30 questions. To learn more about all the sections and their analyses, read further and learn more to prepare for exam in one night. ATMA Sectional Exam Pattern, Important Topics and Experts Advice Analytical Reasoning Skills The section is the easiest of all. Want to know why? Because questions are not based on any theorem or formula. Also, no specialized knowledge of any particular field is required for scoring in this section. In addition to this, no information of the technical terminology and conventions of formal logic are required for this section. The analytical reasoning section contains 2 sub-sections, each carrying 30 marks. Examinees can usually easily attempt 95% of the questions in this section in less than 30 minutes, thanks to the ease of questions. Questions on Syllogisms & Arrangements, Analogies, Puzzles, Data sufficiency and Visual Reasoning were asked in ATMA June exam paper. Most important topics are Syllogisms, Arrangement and Logic Puzzles, with each topic carrying 8- 9 marks.
Experts Advice on Analytical Reasoning Section According to experts, “The questions from Analytical section will be easy and candidates will be able to attempt all the questions, with basic knowledge of the concepts”. Also, this is the most scoring section. Quantitative Ability ATMA Exam pattern for Quantitative Ability Section has not changed much over the years. The questions in this section are based on the Mathematics syllabus from classes X-XII.
Questions related to Inequalities, Permutation & Combinations, Quadratic Equations and Logarithm are usually clubbed in this section. The Quantitative Ability section contains 2 sub-sections, each carrying 30 marks. For a good attempt, one should not take more than 40- 45 minutes to solve these sub-sections.
Difficulty level of the section is usually moderate, and can be time consuming if candidates do not have proper knowledge of important topics. Learn about important topics below. Expert Advice and Previous Year Trends In accordance with the previous year trends, most of the questions are generally asked from Arithmetic and Algebra. Both topics cover around 25 marks, and therefore cannot be ignored for scoring well. According to experts, “Aspirants must focus on all the formulae and short cuts to save time. Also, questions would be easier to attempt with more practice and confidence.” Verbal Skills Questions in Verbal Skills test a candidate’s understanding of vocabulary, correct grammatical usage, familiarity with words, English language reading skills, and ability to write clearly and briefly. ATMA Exam pattern for Verbal Skills consists of 2 sub- sections of 30 questions each and the questions are from topics like Determiners, Verbs, Prepositions, and Articles, with only one question from Reading Comprehension Passage. Candidate must not take more than 25 minutes to attempt these sections with an accuracy of 95%.
Want to know important topics, read more. Previous year trends and Verbal Skills Important topics Most of the questions usually come from ‘Fill in the Blanks’, i.e. 28 questions from Verbs, Tenses, Prepositions and Vocabulary. So, candidates must have a proper knowledge of grammatical rules and vocabulary. Expert Advice on Verbal Skills According to top experts, “Verbal Skills Section questions can range from easy to moderate, and some questions can be difficult as well. Examinees with proper knowledge of Tenses, Verbs, Reading Comprehension, and grammatical rules can definitely score more than 55 marks in this section.”
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