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CAT 2021: Last Minute Tips for VARC

Soham RoyUpdated On: November 25, 2021 | CAT

VARC is one of the scoring sections in CAT 2021 and candidates must follow a long-term strategy if they wish to succeed in the exam. ! And, here are some last-minute tips for VARC!

Last Minute Tips for VARC

The CAT 2021 exam is nearing, and it's time to hit the bull's eye! You've put in all the time & effort and now it's time to learn last-minute tips & techniques. The Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension or commonly called the VARC is one of the prime pieces of the CAT jigsaw puzzle and it is critical to prepare for it well. To help you out, here are some last-minute tips:

Tip #1: Never Skip Reading Newspaper

Candidates, of course, must-read newspapers on a daily basis. Keep it going even during the final week of CAT 2021 preparation.

Tip #2: Focus on Keywords

Well, you do not need to understand each & every word of the comprehension. Surprising, eh? All you need to do is surmise the key theme of the passage. During the preparation of the RC section, habituate yourself to eliminate irrelevant words, phrases, sentences, and simply focus on the keywords.

Also Read:CAT 2017 Question Paper Analysis & Tips for CAT 2021- Check Difficulty Level, Section-Wise Weightage

Tip #3: Time management is Important

You have only 120 minutes to ace the CAT 2021 exam! Have a perfect time-management plan. Divide time for the question sets. With proper time management, the RC section is a cakewalk.

Tip #4: Improve your Reading Speed

A fast reading speed will aid you in finishing the CAT exam on time or ahead of time. While reading the sentence, use a pen to keep your brain, eyes, and hand synced.

Tip #5: Practice Reading Comprehension Online 

Candidates should begin practising reading comprehension passages online in the final week of CAT preparation. This will provide you with the right mindset to read texts fast on-screen during the exam.

Also Read: CAT 2018 Question Paper Analysis & Tips for CAT 2021- Check Difficulty Level, Section-Wise Weightage

Tip #6: Crack Crossword Puzzles In Dedicated Time

Commit 15-20 minutes daily to crossword puzzles to build skills in deciphering word meanings, jumbled paragraphs, and sentences. This is actually a fantastic practice for CAT.

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That's all for now. Stay tuned with Collegedekho.com for more last-minute updates!

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