How to Score 90% & Above in AFCAT Numerical Ability (Maths) Section

Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) is conducted twice every year by the Indian Air Force (IAF) to recruit candidates for the Class-I Gazetted Officers in Flying and Ground Duties (Technical and Non-Technical). AFCAT is an exam for both male and female candidates who wish to join the Indian Air Force for both Short Service Commission in Flying Branch and Permanent Commission or Short Service Commission in Ground Duties for both Technical and Non-Technical roles. The AFCAT Written Exam consists of four Sections: General Awareness, Verbal Ability in English, Numerical Ability and Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test. The question paper of AFCAT has a total of 100 objective questions for a total of 300 marks. The time duration for the AFCAT paper is of 2 hours. Each question in the AFCAT Numerical Ability Section consists of 3 marks and a penalty of 1 mark for every incorrect answer.

AFCAT Verbal Ability (Maths) Syllabus consists of :

  • Speed, Distance & Time
  • Time & Work
  • Profit & Loss
  • Average
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage
  • Algebra
  • Number System

To score the highest marks in the numerical Ability section in AFCAT, it is therefore, important to know the usual question & marking trend of the topics, in detail.

  • Speed, Distance & Time

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

  • Time & Work

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

  • Profit & Loss

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

  • Average

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

  • Simple & Compound Interest

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

  • Ratio & Proportion

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

  • Percentage

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

  • Algebra

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

  • Number System

As per the previous years’ question paper analysis,

the number of questions expected from this topic can be about

Most Important Topics to Focus

  • Speed, Distance & Time
  • Time & Work
  • Profit & Loss
  • Average
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Ratio

Keeping these previous years’ trends & expected question pattern in mind, prepare well to score more than 90 percent in the Numerical Ability section of the upcoming AFCAT Exam. To cover AFCAT Numerical Ability syllabus thoroughly & with intense clarity, check out our AFCAT courses by visiting us at AFCAT Exam Online Course. To check out the recent AFCAT 1 2020 And EKT Cut Off Marks, visit https://ssbcrackexams.com/afcat-1-2020-and-ekt-cut-off-marks/ . For AFCAT 1 2020 Question Paper [All Sets] Shift-1 And Shift-2, check https://ssbcrackexams.com/afcat-1-2020-question-paper-all-sets-shift-1-and-shift-2/ and https://ssbcrackexams.com/afcat-1-2020-answer-keys-all-sets/  for AFCAT 1 2020 Answer Keys [All Sets].

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Drishti Goel

    Senior Lecturer, SSBCrackExams, BSc.(H) in Mathematics from Delhi University, worked as a subject matter expert at K-12 level, also cleared JEE mains in 2017, having 3+ years of teaching experience.

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