How To Prepare For General Test Cuet 2022,Know Expert Tips Here!

safalta expert Published by: Deepesh Mehra Updated Mon, 18 Jul 2022 08:55 PM IST


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NTA is conducting CUET Examination for admissions to 66 National as well as numerous state and private universities.  The candidates across India are appearing in this crucial examination in the hope of getting into their dream college.  The CUET Exam Pattern as per the official notification has 4 sections - Two Language Papers and One Domain Specific, the previous knowledge that they have with respect to these papers can do the job for them. The General Test of the 4th paper is the tricky one, as the questions asked in this paper are not directly linked to the standards class 12th Syllabus. This paper can be tricky for those who are not from a maths background or have issues in some sections like - GK or reasoning. We have curated for you the perfect strategy to crack the General Test and help you come out with flying colours. Our Experts who have experience of multiple years of teaching and mentoring have come together to list down the most relevant tips on how to prepare for CUET General Test 4. The space below has all the details related to the General Test and tips and tricks on how to prepare for the general test of CUET; Don't forget to bookmark us for all the updates and best guidance related to the CUET Examination. If you are preparing for CUET Examination join  CUET Signature Batch 2023 now!

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Table Of Content

How To Prepare For CUET General Test: Top Tricks
CUET Exam pattern 2022 for General Test 2022
How To Prepare For CUET General Test:  Quantitative Reasoning And
 Numerical Ability 
How To Prepare For CUET General Test: Logical and Analytical Reasoning
How To Prepare For CUET General Test: General Knowledge and Current Affairs

How To Prepare For CUET General Test: Top Tricks

 Know the CUET General Test syllabus and pattern:

While preparing for the CUET exam the first thing you need to do is make yourself acquainted with the syllabus and exam pattern.  For example,
  1. How many sections are there in the exam?
  2. Which section carries how many marks?
  3. What is the syllabus for each section?
  4. Time in which you need to finish the exam and much more.

Find out what is the Syllabus for CUET General Test

CUET Exam pattern 2022 for General Test 2022:

With the help of the CUET General test candidate will be able to understand the exam structure.

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The exam pattern includes the number of questions, sections that will be tested, exam duration, etc. Below is explained the CUET Exam Pattern for General Test:
  • There will be a total of 75 questions in the test.
  • Candidates will be required to attempt 60 questions.
  • All the questions will be objective-type multiple-choice questions (MCQ)s.
S.No. Sections Total Number of Questions Number of Questions to be Attempted Duration
1 General Knowledge  
60 Minutes
2 Current Affairs
3 General Mental Ability
4 Numerical Ability
5 Quantitative Reasoning
6 Logical and Analytical Reasoning

 Let's have a section-wise analysis on how to prepare for general test

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How To Prepare For CUET General Test:  Quantitative Reasoning And Numerical Ability 

The quantitative reasoning section analyses the student’s ability to derive a conclusion through appropriate reasoning.  The candidates must note that the questions asked in this examination are of class 8 th and 10 th level.  Following are the experts to to ace this section :
  1. Knowing the syllabus and understanding every word of it is essential.
  2. The next important step is to go through the previous year's questions.
  3. It is important that candidates must choose a good book for this section.
  4. Students must solve 40-50 questions each day from this section to develop their reasoning skills. 
  5.  Candidates should take brief notes of all the important tricks and review them on a frequent basis. 
  6. Calculation speed is crucial for the examination. 
  7. Practise is essential to perform well in the examination.

How To Prepare For CUET General Test: Logical and Analytical Reasoning

With practice, you can master this section. This is one of the most scoring sections as the questions are straight forward and need little bit of general application. Best tips to prepare for this section are listed below:
  1. You must collect proper study material for the reasoning Section.
  2. Try understanding different types of questions asked and the logic behind those questions.,
  3. Develop a pattern and understand the questions as to how the options are set.
  4. Practice as much as possible.
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How To Prepare For CUET General Test: General Knowledge and Current Affairs
  1. Know the syllabus and exam pattern well in advance.
  2. Sort out resources and most essential books for the examination.
  3. Do an analysis of the previous year's paper and most asked topics.
  4. Refer to NCERT and our e-books for various sections like - polity, history and geography.
  5. For current affairs read our half-yearly compilation.


How can I prepare for CUET 2022?

  • Firstly, go through the detailed exam notification that will help you to understand the syllabus and exam pattern.
  • For formulating their preparation strategy understand your weaknesses and strengths and the list of topics.
  • On a daily basis create a study plan. Also, cover at least 1 topic from each section on daily basis.
  • Study every day and stick to the schedule created.
  • Study the Class 12th NCERTs and revise the syllabus.
  • Always be motivated and focused before the exam.
  • Practice the mock test that will help to get rid of anxiety and nervousness.

What is the full form of CUET?

The full form of CUET is Central University Entrance Test.

Is Cuet 2022 syllabus out?

Yes CUET syllabus has been released on the official website.

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