CAT 2022 Slot 1 Answer Key and Question Paper Analysis Available!

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CAT 2022 Slot 1 Answer Key PDF and question paper are available now. Candidates can check their responses by downloading it. Check here CAT 2022 Slot 1 question paper analysis.

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CAT 2022 slot 1 answer key PDF and question paper are available now at the iimcat.ac.in website. Candidates can check their responses by downloading it. Check here CAT 2022 Slot 1 question paper analysis. The CAT slot 1 question paper was overall moderate. 

There was no change in the CAT exam from the previous years. CAT 2022 Slot 1 DILR, VARC were easy to moderate as usual, whereas CAT 2022 Slot 1 Quantitative Ability was moderate. Overall, the difficulty was moderate. 

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Q:In a village ratio of total males and total females is 5:4. Ratio of literate males and literate females is 2:3. Also, ratio of illiterate males and illiterate females is 4:3. If 3600 males are literate then number of total females is?
A: 43,200
 
Q: A trapezium ABCD has single BAD 90 degree. Side BC measures 3 cm and side AD measures 8 cm if perimeter of Trapezium is 36 then what is area of Trapezium?
A: 66

Q: Alex invested his savings in 2 parts. First part at 15% pa simple interest for 4 years. And second part at 12% pa simple interest for 3 years in interests from both the investment are equal then percentage of his saving in first part is?
A: 37.5%

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CAT 2022 Question Paper Slot 1

CAT 2022 Slot 1 Question Paper Analysis: Highlights

Check below sectional breakup and difficulty level of CAT 2022 Slot 1 DILR, VARC and QA sections.

CAT 2022 Sections

Questions

Difficulty Levels

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (VARC)

24

Easy to Moderate

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning &  (DILR)

20

Easy to Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude (QA)

22

Moderate

Total/Overall

66

Moderate

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CAT 2022 Slot 1 VARC Question-wise Breakup:

Given below is the table indicating estimated topic wise break up of CAT 2022 Slot 1 VARC section.

VARC Topics

No. of Questions

Ideal Attempt

Reading Comprehension

16

13

Verbal Ability - Parajumbles

3

3

Verbal Ability - Summary

3

2

Verbal Ability - Paracompletion

2

2

Reading Comprehension Topics

RC 1 Topic: Ghosts and their mysteries how we can’t find their history

RC 2 Topic: Chinese Copy of articles -- Original Copy | Second type is change size and shape and copy it. (Very Easy)

RC 3 Topic: Two levels of emotional thinking [ Author supporting of second level of emotional thinking and linked to Buddhism and other religions)

RC 4 Topic: STOICS

CAT 2022 Slot 1 DILR Question-wise Breakup:

Given below is the table indicating estimated topic wise break up of CAT 2022 Slot 1 DILR section.

Subject

Topic

No. of Questions

Ideal Attempt

Data Interpretation Logical Reasoning

Token

5

3

University Team

5

4

15 girls get together

5

3

Metrolines

5

2

CAT 2022 Slot 1 Quantitative Ability Questions- wise Breakup:

Given below is the table indicating estimated topic wise break up of CAT 2022 Slot 1 Quantitative Ability section.

Topic

No. of Questions (MCQ/non-MCQ)

Ideal Attempt

Number System

1

1

Algebra

8

5

Arithmetic

8

5

Modern Math

2

 2

Geometry & Mensuration

3

3

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Which are the MBA colleges for me? I have 74 %ile in CAT.

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HITISH KUMAR SAHOO

Beginner-Level 5

3 days ago

Indian institute of Management in short Iims are the most renowned colleges for MBA after clearing CAT. Among all the Iims ABC are the best A-Ahmedabad, B- Bangalore, C- Calcutta.

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What is the CAT 2022 cut off for PGDM program in Madras School of Economics?

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Khunchang Phukon

Beginner-Level 5

5 days ago

Cut off will be around 160 out of 300.

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Can you give CAT 2023 syllabus pattern and guides for reference?

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Neha Negi

Beginner-Level 5

a week ago

Each of the three sections of the CAT exam has a different weightage. CAT syllabus is based on the exam pattern introduced by IIM Ahmedabad. Prioritise your sections based on your strengths and weaknesses. VARC includes reading comprehension, verbal reasoning, and grammar. Quant section includes ...Each of the three sections of the CAT exam has a different weightage. CAT syllabus is based on the exam pattern introduced by IIM Ahmedabad. Prioritise your sections based on your strengths and weaknesses. VARC includes reading comprehension, verbal reasoning, and grammar. Quant section includes class 9 - 10 level Maths topics such as Number System Geometry, Mensuration Algebra and Arithmetic. DILR section contains Sets based on Number series, Graphs, Data Sufficiency, and common reasoning concepts. The following topics should be considered as they are frequently asked in the CAT exam:
Syllabus
Topics
Weightage
Verbal Ability
Questions like Para jumbles, Summary Based, Sentence exclusion. Questions - 8 to 10
Reading Comprehension
RC passages
Almost 16 questions in the VARC section are based on RCs. Quantitative Ability
Number System, Algebra Geometry, Arithmetic, Mensuration. Arithmetic and Algebra dominate the section, with nearly 8 questions from each area. Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning
Seating Arrangement, DI-based reasoning, Grid-Based DI, Graphs. Tables, Data Caselets
An almost equal number of Sets are from DI and LR. Detailed Section-wise Syllabus
A detailed view of the CAT 2023 syllabus is illustrated below:
VARC Section
VARC is the first section to be solved in the exam. It has two subparts: Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension. Take a look at the key topics of this section:
VARC Syllabus
Fill in the blanks
Para Completion and inference
Verbal Logic
Verbal Reasoning
Subject-verb agreement
Para Jumbles
Sentence completion
Foreign language words used in English
Different usage of the same word
Grammar
Reading Comprehension
Idioms
Syllogisms
Analogies
Antonyms
Jumbled paragraphs
Sentence correction
One word substitution
Parts of speech
Preposition
Types of Clauses
Phrases Modifiers
Errors in tenses
Articles usage
DILR Section
The second section is DILR and is to be attempted after the VARC section. It is further subdivided into two parts: Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning. Below are some of the important topics of DILR:
DILR Syllabus
Blood Relations
Clocks and Calendars
Syllogism
Series
Statements
Venn Diagram
Proposition
Data Arrangement
Data Structures
Direction Sense
Family Tree
Tables
Coding-Decoding
Binary Logic
Pie Charts
Assumptions
Seating Arrangement.

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I am 28, I gave MBA entrance this year but was unable to score good marks. Should I worry about age if I decide to try next year?

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Shivam Sagar

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If you genuinely want to get into some reputed B school, then you should definitely give it a Shot without worrying at what your age is. Moreover, you can try other MBA entrance exams this year, including CMAT Tissnet's Last date has been extended. You can go for these Exams too & target dece...If you genuinely want to get into some reputed B school, then you should definitely give it a Shot without worrying at what your age is. Moreover, you can try other MBA entrance exams this year, including CMAT Tissnet's Last date has been extended. You can go for these Exams too & target decent colleges like BIMTECH, NIBM, etc.

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Which colleges accept low CAT score?

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Tanushree Malik

Beginner-Level 5

a week ago

Few colleges that accept low CAT score are:Jagannath international management school (JIMS)Delhi school of business (DSB)Doon bechne school DehradunNew Delhi institute of management (NDIM)Indian business school HyderabadIILM greater NoidaAsian business school NoidaIILM Gurgaon and DelhiI hope thi...Few colleges that accept low CAT score are:
Jagannath international management school (JIMS)
Delhi school of business (DSB)
Doon bechne school Dehradun
New Delhi institute of management (NDIM)
Indian business school Hyderabad
IILM greater Noida
Asian business school Noida
IILM Gurgaon and Delhi
I hope this helps!
Cheers.

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Beginner-Level 5

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Their are many MBA colleges in Delhi, the best being
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Can I get shortlisted within 20 IIM or IIT's with 91.2 percentile in CAT?

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Vishakha Gupta

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2 weeks ago

Dear, do not panic because there is always a way to reach your aim. The cutoff of the CAT was 98 - 100 percentile for the top college. You can expect the college like IIM Visakhapatnam, IIM Shillong.

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Does the minimum fees given on the website for IIMs get reduced with the CAT score or is the fees given is for management seats?

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If your score is high in XAT then you can expect call from XISS.

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