The reading comprehension questions or RCs in XAT can be challenging.Make sure you go through them thoroughly before answering them. If you’ve prepared for CAT already, you’ll gain benefit here as well. However, a few DI (data interpretation) questions may appear under the Quant section.
This will help you in forming the problem statement and coming to an optimum decision.
One more section that you need to lay emphasis on, is the reading ability.
By the time you are done reading this article, “How to crack XAT in 5 months? XAT aka Xavier Aptitude Test, is known to be one of the largest National level entrance exams for MBA. Unlike the other MBA entrance exams, XAT pays attention to decision making, general knowledge and essay writing as well.
This is in addition to all the other sections which include Quantitative Ability and Verbal Ability.
The best way to begin with your preparation is to go through the previous year’s question paper once.
This gives you a rough idea about what the exam will be like.
Work on your writing skills to score well in the essay writing section.
Maximise your attempt in para jumbles, vocabulary and non-RC questions to increase your overall score.
In times when you’re free, google: “what’s new” and give it a quick read.
By the time your exam will come into view, you’ll have a basic understanding of what’s happening in and around the world.