General Aptitude Syllabus for Gate 2022

General Aptitude Syllabus for Gate 2022

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GATE General Aptitude (GA) Syllabus 2022 - IIT Kharagpur will release the GATE 2022 syllabus for General Aptitude. The authorities shall release the GATE General Aptitude syllabus 2022 along with the official brochure. GATE GA syllabus 2022 is common for all papers, candidates should opt for the GATE paper carefully based on the subject combination during the qualifying degree.

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Candidates will find the General Aptitude topics and aspects to be covered in GATE 2022 syllabus. As per the GATE exam pattern 2022, the section of General aptitude is common for all papers of GATE 2022. Knowing the GATE 2022 GA syllabus is important for all candidates appearing for the upcoming GATE exam. For GATE General Aptitude syllabus 2022, check the article below.

GATE Syllabus 2022 for General Aptitude

GATE Topics

Sub-Topic

Verbal Aptitude

Basic English grammar

Tenses

Articles

Adjectives

Prepositions

Conjunctions

Verb-noun agreement and other parts of speech

Basic vocabulary

Words

Idioms

Phrases in context

Reading and comprehension

Narrative sequencing

Quantitative Aptitude

Data interpretation

Data graphs (bar graphs, pie charts, and other graphs representing data)

2- and 3-dimensional plots

Maps

Tables

Numerical computation and estimation

Ratios

Percentages

Powers

Exponents and logarithms

Permutations and combinations

Series

Mensuration and geometry

Elementary statistics

Probability

Analytical Aptitude

Logic: deduction and induction

Analogy

Numerical relations and reasoning

Spatial Aptitude

Transformation of shapes

Translation

Rotation

Scaling

Mirroring

Assembling

Grouping

Paper folding

Cutting

Patterns in 2 and 3 dimensions

GATE 2022 Exam Pattern

IIT Kharagpur shall announce the applicable exam pattern for GATE upcoming session. The authorities may introduce some changes in the GATE exam pattern 2022. It reflects the mode of exam, number of questions, marking scheme, etc. Candidates may have a look at the table below for detailed information.

GATE Exam Pattern

Particulars

Details

Exam Duration

3 hours (180 minutes)

Number of Questions

65

Total Marks

100

Questions Type

  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

  • Multiple Select Questions and /or Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

Number of sections

3 sections except for AR, CY, GG, EY, XL, PH and MA papers :

General Aptitude, Engineering Mathematics (for XL papers it is Chemistry) and Subject – Specific section

General Aptitude Section

Will consist of a compulsory General Aptitude (GA) section constituting of 10 questions. 5 of the questions among 10 will carry 1 mark and the rest 5 will carry 2 marks each. Total marks - 15.

Marking Scheme

  • MCQs - 1 mark for each correct answer; 1/3 mark will be deducted every wrong answer.

  • MCQs - 2 marks for each correct answer; 2/3 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response. There is no negative marking for Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions

Also, Read

  • GATE Books 2022
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  • GATE 2022 Preparation Timetable