MAT 2014

All India Management Association (AIMA) conducts Management Aptitude Test for students to take admission in MBA and management courses. MAT test is normally held four times within a year (i.e.) February, May, September and December. For the MAT Test 2014 we are providing you some prominent information regarding the syllabus, Question Papers and Sample Question Paper as given below:

Mat Exam Dates

 Last Date For sale of Forms/ Online Registration 23 August 2014 Last Date for submission of filled in Registration Forms at AIMA, New Delhi 25 August 2014 MAT Paper Based Test 07 September 2014 (Sunday) MAT Computer Based Test 13 September 2014 (Saturday) onwards

Intelligence and Critical Reasoning - Reasoning Tests and Logic Tests
• Direction sense
• Blood relations
• Coding and decoding
• Data arrangement
• Statement assumptions statement arguments and statement conclusions
• Sequences and series etc
Mathematical Ability (Arithmetic, Commercial Maths ,  Mensuration etc)
• Number
• HCF and LCM
• Systems
• Ratio Proportion
• Averages
• Simplification
• Ages
• Boats streams
• Interest
• Profit loss
• Percentages and discounts etc
Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency
• Tables
• Bar / Line graphs
• Pie chart
• Data Sufficiency etc
English Usage (Grammar, Vocabulary, Proficiency and Usage Errors)
• Antonyms
• Synonyms
• Sentence correction
• Sentence completion
• Para jumbles
• Fill in the blanks etc
Indian and Global Environment
• GK
• General Studies
• Current Events
• History
• Economics

MAT Sample Question Paper

1. In a row of boys, Neha is seventh from the left and Madhu is twelfth from the right. If they interchange their positions, Deepak becomes twenty-second from the left. How many boys are there in the row?
A.    19
B.    Cannot be determined
C.    33
D.   None of these

2. Dharendra ranked ninth from the top and thirty eighth from the bottom in a class. How many students are there in the class?
A.    45
B.    46
C.    47
D.   48

3. Prerna ranks sixteenth from the top and forty ninth from the bottom in a class. How many students are there in the class?
A.    64
B.    65
C.    66
D.   Cannot be determined

4. Three persons A, B and C are standing in a queue. There are five persons between A and B and eight persons between B and C. If there be three persons ahead of C and 21 persons behind A, what could be the minimum number of persons in the queue?
A.    41
B.    40
C.    28
D.   27

5. Manoj and Sachin are ranked seventh and eleventh respectively from the top in a class of 31 students. What will be their respective ranks from the bottom in the class?
A.    20th and 24th
B.    24th and 20th
C.    26th and 22nd
D.   25th and 21st

6. A tailor had a number of shirt pieces to cut from a roll of fabric. He cut each roll of equal length into 10 pieces. He cut at the rate of 45 cuts a minute. How many rolls would be cut in 24 minutes?
A.    30 rolls
B.    58 rolls
C.    120 rolls
D.   150 rolls

7. A monkey climbs 30 feet at the beginning of each hour and rests for a while when he slips back 20 feet before he again starts climbing in the beginning of the next hour. If he begins his ascent at 8.00 a.m., at what will he first touch a flag at 120 feet from the ground?
A.    4 p.m
B.    5 p.m.
C.    6 p.m.
D.   8 p.m.

8. A is 3 years older to B and 3 years younger to C, while B and D are twins. How many years older is C and D?
A.    3
B.    6
C.    9
D.   12

9. A girl counted in the following way on the fingers of her left hand : She started by calling the thumb 1, the index finger 2, middle finger 3, ring finger 4, little finger 5 and then reversed direction calling the ring finger 6, middle finger 7 and so on. She counted upto 1994. She ended counting on which finger?
A.    Ring finger
B.    Middle finger
C.    Thumb
D.   Index finger

10. Between two book ends in your study are displayed your five favourite puzzle books. If you decide to arrange the five books in every possible combination and moved just one book every minute, how long would it take you?
A.    2 hours
B.    3 hours
C.    4 hours
D.   5 hours