State CET Cell has conducted the second day of the MBA CET 2021 exam today on September 17, 2021. The state-level entrance exam was conducted in two consecutive shifts in the forenoon and in the afternoon. The forenoon shift was conducted from 09.00 AM to 11.30 AM while the afternoon shift was conducted from 02.00 PM to 04.30 PM. Complete exam analysis of both shifts of the exam held today is available here.
Shift 1 Exam Analysis
Level of Difficulty
As per post-exam reports, the level of the question paper in the first shift exam was of a moderate level. Similar to the first-day exam, there was no sectional division of the questions neither was there any fixed number of questions from each section. Questions from the Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Ability and Verbal Ability (Reading Comprehension) topics were of the moderate difficulty level. However, Abstract Reasoning based questions were of the easy level.
Candidates reported that in the first shift exam, around 40 to 50 questions were asked from Quantitative Ability based topics. Some of the most important topics from Quant included Probability, Matrices, Differential Equations and Geometry.
In Verbal Ability, one Reading Comprehension based question was asked. Besides, questions were also asked from topics like Antonyms and Synonyms. Candidates also reported that Vocabulary based questions were also asked.
Candidates reported that around 05 questions were asked from Abstract Reasoning based topics. Besides, Logical reasoning based questions were also dominant in the first shift exam.
Based on the candidate’s report post the exam, candidates reported that the level of difficulty of the exam was of moderate level. Besides, 05 easy type questions were also asked from Abstract Reasoning. Candidates reported that they could accurately attempt around 140 questions out of 200. Overall, it is expected that the overall number of good attempts can go as high as 150 out of 200.
Shift 2 Exam Analysis
Compared to tge first shift exam today, candidates reported that the level of difficulty of the second shift exam of MBA CET 2021 today was of the easy to moderate level. Questions were jumbled and there was no sectional arrangement of questions which is expected to have affected students subjectively in performing at their best in the exam.
In the second shift exam, questions from Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning and Abstract Reasoning were of the easy difficulty level. Only the questions from Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension were of the moderate difficulty level.
Post-exam analysis indicated that in the second shift question paper, Logical Reasoning based questions were pre-dominant. Candidates reported that around 100 Logical Reasoning based questions were asked in the second shift of today’s MBA CET 2021 exam.
Around 20 coding-decoding questions were asked in the second shift exam and one or two puzzle based questions were also asked. Compared to the first shift exam, the number of questions from Quantitative Ability was lesser in the second shift exam.
In Verbal Ability, one Reading Comprehension based question was asked. Besides, Synonym/Antonym based questions were also prevalent in addition to some Vocabulary based questions.
The number of good attempts in the second shift exam is expected to be higher than the first shift exam. This is because the level of difficulty of the second shift exam was easier than that of the first shift exam. Candidates reported that they could accurately answer more than 145 questions. It is expected that the number of good attempts can go as high as 150-160 in this shift.