Overall Analysis of CAT 2020, Slot 1, Slot 2 & Slot 3: Difficulty Level, Review

Sukriti Vajpayee
Sukriti VajpayeePublished On: December 06, 2020 | CAT

CAT 2020 was conducted on November 29, 2020. All candidates can find the overall paper analysis of CAT 2020 here. The comparison between all the three slots of CAT 2020 has been provided as well.

CAT overall analysis

CAT 2020 was conducted on November 29, 2020, in three slots. Those who have appeared for the popular MBA entrance exam this year to get admission to one of the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) or other CAT 2020 participating colleges can find the detailed analysis of CAT 2020 here. Candidates can go through the paper analysis and get an estimate of their performance and the expected score. Other details like the solutions and CAT 2020 answer key will also be available here.

CAT 2020 Answer Key (Slot 1, Slot 2, & Slot 3)

The answer key of all the slots of CAT 2020 will be released on December 8, 2020. The links given below will be updated and candidates will be able to download the CAT answer key 2020 in a PDF format. The answer key of CAT 2020 will give the test-takers an idea of how much will they score in the exam.

CAT 2020 Slot

CAT 2020 Answer Key

Slot 1 Answer Key

To be Updated

Slot 1 Answer Key

To be Updated

Slot 1 Answer Key

To be Updated

CAT 2020 Live Updates

CAT 2020 Exam Analysis: Slot Wise

Candidates can also take a look at the slot-wise exam analysis of CAT 2020. The links given below will provide you with a detailed analysis of CAT 2020 slot 1, slot 2, and slot 3.

CAT 2020 SlotCAT 2020 Paper Analysis
Slot 1CAT 2020 Slot 1 Exam & Question Paper Analysis, Answer Key, Solutions
Slot 2CAT 2020 Slot 2 Exam & Question Paper Analysis, Answer Key, Solutions
Slot 3CAT 2020 Slot 3 Exam & Question Paper Analysis, Answer Key, Solutions

CAT 2020 Overall Analysis

The table given below contains all the important information regarding CAT 2020. The details of all the slots of CAT 2020 have been listed separately.

Parameter

Slot 1Slot 2Slot 3
Exam Timing

8:30 am - 10:30 am

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Overall Difficulty Level of CAT

Moderate

Moderate to DifficultModerate to Difficult 

Difficulty Level of QA

Easy-Moderate

ModerateModerate to Difficult 

Difficulty Level of DI & LR

Easy

DifficultDifficult 

Difficulty Level of VARC

Difficult

DifficultDifficult 

Total Number of Questions in QA

26

2626

Total Number of Questions in DI & LR

24

2424

Total Number of Questions in VARC

26

2626

Maximum Weightage Topics in QA

Arithmetic, Algebra, Logarithms, Functions

Arithmetic, Algebra, GeometryArithmetic, Algebra

Maximum Weightage Topics in DI & LR

2 sets with 6 questions each

2 sets with 6 questions each, 3 sets with 4 questions each2 sets with 6 questions each and 3 sets with 4 questions each

Maximum Weightage Topics in VARC

RC, Para Summary, Odd Sentence

RC, Para Jumble, Para SummarRC, Para Jumble, Summar, Odd One Out

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CAT 2020 Topic Wise Weightage in Sections

The weightage given to different topics in each section of CAT 2020 varies from each other. In order to know the topics with most weightage, candidates must be well-versed with the CAT 2020 syllabus as well as the CAT 2020 exam pattern.

CAT 2020 QA Topic Wise Weightage

Slot 1

Slot 2Slot 3

Name of the Topic

Total Questions

Difficulty Level

Total QuestionsDifficulty LevelTotal QuestionsDifficulty Level

Number System

2 - 3 questions

Moderate - Difficult

2ModerateTo be UpdatedTo be Updated

Algebra

6 - 8 questions

Moderate

8 - 10 questionsModerateTo be UpdatedTo be Updated

Arithmetic

8 - 9 questions

Moderate - Difficult

8 - 10 questionsEasy-ModerateTo be UpdatedTo be Updated

Geometry and Mensuration

4 - 5 questions

Difficult

To be UpdatedModerate3 questionsTo be Updated

Modern Math/ PnC

No questions reported

NA

1 TITA questionModerateTo be UpdatedTo be Updated

Overall

26

Moderate - Difficult

26Moderate26Moderate to Difficult 

CAT 2020 DI & LR Topic Wise Weightage

Slot 1

Slot 2Slot 3

Name of the Topic

Total Questions

Difficulty Level

Total QuestionsDifficulty LevelTotal QuestionsDifficulty Level

DI Set 1

6

Moderate to Difficult

6Difficult6 questionsEasy to Moderate

DI Set 2

6

Moderate

6ModerateTo be UpdatedTo be Updated

DI Set 3

4

Moderate

4DifficultTo be UpdatedTo be Updated

DI Set 4

4

Moderate

4EasyTo be UpdatedTo be Updated

DI Set 5/ Venn Diagram

4

Moderate

4Easy to Moderate6 questionsEasy to Moderate

Overall

24Moderate24Easy to Difficult24Difficult 

CAT 2020 VARC Topic Wise Weightage

Slot 1

Slot 2Slot 3

Name of the Topic

Total Questions

Difficulty Level

Total QuestionsDifficulty LevelTotal QuestionsDifficulty Level

Para Summary

2 questions

To be Updated

3 questionsModerate2 questionsDifficult

Reading Comprehension

4 passages - 18 questions, 2 passages - 5 questions, 2 passages - 4 questions

Moderate

18 questions, 2 RC with 5 questions and 2 with 4 questions

Moderate to Difficult

18 questions, 4 passages. 2 passage w/ 5 ques each, 2 passage w/ 4 questions each

Moderate

Para Jumbles

2 questions - 4 sentences

To be Updated

2 questionsModerate3 questionsEasy

Odd Sentence

3 questions

To be Updated

3 questionsModerate3 questionsDifficult

Overall

26

Difficult

26Moderate to Difficult26To be Updated

CAT 2020 Answer Key (Slot 1, Slot 2, & Slot 3)

The answer key of all the slots of CAT 2020 will be released on December 8, 2020. The links given below will be updated and candidates will be able to download the CAT answer key 2020 in a PDF format. The answer key of CAT 2020 will give the test-takers an idea of how much will they score in the exam.

CAT 2020 Slot

CAT 2020 Answer Key

Slot 1 Answer Key

To be Updated

Slot 1 Answer Key

To be Updated

Slot 1 Answer Key

To be Updated

CAT 2020 Exam Analysis by Coaching Institutes

The leading coaching institutes of CAT 2020 will release an unofficial CAT 2020 answer key and paper analysis soon after the exam is conducted. All those who give the exam can click on the links given in the table below to access the CAT 2020 paper analysis by these coaching institutes.

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CAT 2020 Analysis by Career Launcher: Check Detailed Section-Wise Analysis Here

Stay tuned to CollegeDekho to know more about the CAT 2020. Further details regarding how to raise objections to CAT 2020 answer key and the selection process of CAT 2020 will be provided to the candidates. Through the CAT 2020 Percentile Predictor, all exam-takers can get an idea of their expected score.

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