By now, you must be aware that Reading Comprehension(RC) plays a vital role in fetching you a good score in MBA entrance exams, which will finally help you get admission into a reputed college/the college of your dreams. With more than 50% weight age in verbal ability section and almost 70% of the questions (24 out of 34) being asked in the verbal section of last year exam, you can hardly afford to ignore this section. Over the years, the focus of CAT conducting authorities has been to check the student’s comprehension skills. The increase in the number of RC passages points to the fact that a student has to be proficient in reading and interpreting information. As the passages come from diverse areas and are of varied length therefore one has to devise a strategy to handle this section. A valuable input given by seasoned experts is that students need to read articles from diverse areas. Apart from reading these articles from different areas one need to be proficient in interpreting the information without any pre-conceived notions.
You are expected to acquaint yourself with the following: different types of passages, types of questions asked, the most commonly asked questions, the right approach to avoid the common mistakes made and thus, answer all the questions correctly and in a short time.
The following things must be kept in mind while going through the passage and subsequently answering the questions correctly:
Lastly, practice is the key to perfection. This mock test will help you know your strengths and the areas you need to work upon. It will help you test your vocabulary as well as your reading comprehension skills. The given test is based on the pattern followed for MBA entrance exams.