AFCAT Exam Analysis 2020: Shift 2 22 February: Questions Asked (Memory Based)

AFCAT Exam Analysis 2020: Shift 2 22 February: Questions Asked (Memory Based)

AFCAT Exam Analysis 2020: Shift 2 22 February: Air Force recruiting authorities conducts Air Force Common Entrance Test (AFCAT) twice in a year and AFCAT 2020 Shift-2 was conducted on 22 February successfully. We at DefenceAdda247 value your preparation and efforts of taking bold step to join Indian Air Force and giving AFCAT examination. Hence we are providing you in depth analysis which includes Difficulty level, good number of attempts, number of question asked from different section in AFCAT 2020 Exam. AFCAT exam consist of four sections and EKT for (technical) branch.

AFCAT Exam Pattern


Following is the examination pattern of the Online AFCAT 2020 Exam:


ExamSubjectDurationNo. of questionsMax. marks
AFCATGeneral Awareness,verbal ability in English, Numerical ability and reasoning and military aptitude test02 Hours100300
EKT(for Ground Duty technical branch only)Mechanical, computer science and electrical &electronics45 Minutes50150


AFCAT 2020 Exam Shift 2, 22 February: Overall

The shift-2 of AFCAT-2020 is over and this exam was of a Moderate Level. Following are the good attempts on the basis of the review shared by various aspirants who have appeared for this exam:

SectionLevelGood Attempts
 English LanguageEasy15-18
Numerical Ability Moderate10-13
Test Of Reasoning Easy-Moderate22-25
General Knowledge Moderate15-16
OverallModerate65-72


In Depth Analysis of AFCAT 2020 Exam

English Language

In AFCAT 2020 , English Language section was Moderate. In AFCAT exam English section plays a vital role in clearing the exam as minimum of 25 questions are asked and by preparing section would increase your chances of clearing the written exam. Questions are asked from error detection, grammar usage, idiom and phrases vocabulary etc. In the table below we have provided the details of the questions asked


TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
Fill in the blacks 4Moderate
Error Detection3Moderate
Idioms/Phrases3Easy-Moderate
Reading Comprehension2Moderate
Antonym/ Synonym6Moderate
Cloze test5Moderate-Difficult
Total23Moderate


Numerical Ability

In AFCAT 2020 Exam, Numerical Ability was of Moderate Level. Most of the questions were based directly on Formulas and some were calculative. The questions were asked from basic Mathematics and we have provided the detail analysis of the number of questions asked from each section.

TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
Profit/Loss and Discount2Easy-Moderate
Ratio & Percentage3Easy-Moderate
Mixture & allegations2Moderate
Algebra2Easy-Moderate
Time and Work2Easy
Simplification3Easy
Speed and Distance2Easy
Average 2Easy-Moderate
Total18Easy


Reasoning and Military aptitude

In AFCAT 2020 Exam, Reasoning questions were of Moderate level. Majority of questions were asked from non verbal reasoning and military aptitude. The question pattern of this section remains the same and a well prepared candidate can attempt all the questions.

Topic
No of Questions
Level
Non-Verbal (Image)
10
Moderate
Odd one out
5
Moderate
Analogy
5
Moderate
Venn diagram
4
Easy-Moderate
 Complete the pattern
5
Moderate
Miscellaneous
5
Easy-Moderate
Total
34
Moderate

General Awareness

In AFCAT 2020 Exam,  General Knowledge questions were asked from all sections. In the table below we have mentioned the number of question asked from various subjects. A candidate can score well in this section if he has basic knowledge of the General Knowledge subjects and have good hold on current affairs.


TopicNo of QuestionsLevel
History5Easy-Moderate
Geography4Moderate
Science5Moderate-Difficult
Polity4Moderate-Difficult
Current Affairs and Economics7Moderate
Total25Moderate
Some Memory Based Questions:
  1. Goa was given Statehood
  2. HQ of SAARC
  3. Number of player in volleball
  4. Gagan Narang is assosiated with which game
  5. Capital of SOLIVENIA
  6. Whose nickname is tiger.
  7. Northeast wind brings monsoon to which part of India
  8. Man of the match of 1975 world cup
  9. Durand cup Associated with
  10. Where is IMA Located
  11. Question on Cave Art
  12. Last Ruler of Mugal dynasty

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