January 30, 2012

CMAT paper pattern vs ATMA / MAT

cmat paper pattern

CMAT will be quite similar to MAT or ATMA because of the same team behind them. Therefore it make sense to go through ATMA and MAT paper pattern to understand the type of papers.

  1. Go through paper pattern of MAT and ATMA
  2. Solve last 2-3 years paper of MAT and ATMA to get the feel of the papers

Nature of the ATMA Test

No. of Questions 170
Marking Scheme 1
Negative marking 1/3
Number of Parts (sectioned) 2
Number of Sections 3 per part
Number of Choices 4
Duration 180 Min

 

Paper Pattern of ATMA

Section

Test – Skills

No. Of Questions

Allotted Time (Minutes)

I Analytical Reasoning Skills

30

30

II Verbal Skills

25

30

III Quantitative Skills

30

30

IV Analytical Reasoning Skills

30

30

V Verbal Skills

25

30

VI Quantitative Skills

30

30

 

Total

170

180

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Area

Description

2011 Dec

2011 Feb

2011 May

2011 Sept

Data Interpretation

Bar graph

10

5

10

5

Data Interpretation

Caselet

5

5

5

5

Data Interpretation

Double pie chart

5

 

5

 

Data Interpretation

Line graph

5

5

5

10

Data Interpretation

Multiple graphs

5

5

5

5

Data Interpretation

Pie graph

 

10

 

5

Data Sufficiency

Data Comparison

5

5

5

5

Data Sufficiency

Data sufficiency

5

5

5

5

DI DS Total

 

40

40

40

40

Area Description 2011 Dec 2011 Feb 2011 May 2011 Sept Data Interpretation Bar graph 10 5 10 5 Data Interpretation Caselet 5 5 5 5 Data Interpretation Double pie chart 5   5   Data Interpretation Line graph 5 5 5 10 Data Interpretation Multiple graphs 5 5 5 5 Data Interpretation Pie graph   10   5 Data Sufficiency Data Comparison 5 5 5 5 Data Sufficiency Data sufficiency 5 5 5 5 DI DS Total   40 40 40 40

cmat paper pattern