AFCAT Exam Pattern and Syllabus is the most important thing to be known so as to prepare for the exam. Air force Common Admission Test or commonly known as AFCAT exam is the very important and career oriented exam for which there are many applicants every year. AFCAT detailed syllabus for exam is given below according to which the candidates can prepare for exam.
The AFCAT paper pattern will tell you what scheme will be used to prepare the exam paper. AFCAT paper contains different sections for which the marks distribution is given below.
AFCAT Exam Pattern 2017
Each question in exam will be of 3 marks.
|Exam Name||Topics||Max. Questions||Max. Marks||Time Allotted|
|Section 1||General Awareness||100||300||2 Hours|
|Section 2||Verbal Ability|
|Section 3||Numerical Ability|
|Section 4||Reasoning & Military Aptitude Test|
NOTE: There is negative marking in the exam.
Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) will be conducted after written exam which will be of 45 minutes.
NOTE: For candidates opting Ground Duty (Technical) they need to pass both AFCAT & EKT.
AFCAT Exam Syllabus 2017
The section wise exam syllabus is being described below-
- General Awareness- History of World & India, Geography of India, Sports news (current & historical), Political aspects, economic issues, social world, Art & culture, current affairs of local & international level
- Verbal Ability-Comprehension Passages and questions based on the passage, error detection & correction, sentence completion, synonyms, antonyms, vocabulary based questions, simple English based questions
- Numerical Ability- Questions based on mathematical aspects such as Decimal Fractions, Simplification, Averages, Profit & loss, Percentages, Ratio & proportion, Simple Interest, probability, permutation & combinations, statistics, discounts
- Reasoning & Military General Aptitude- Questions based on Verbal Skills & Spatial Ability so as to check the skills of candidate. Verbal & Non- Verbal reasoning questions are being asked such as missing patterns, odd man series, logical sequencing, pattern matching, figure classification, venn diagrams
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