BITSAT Preparation FAQs 2018: Careers360 has prepared BITSAT 2018 preparation FAQs for all candidates who wish to appear for the engineering entrance examination. Candidates can check the compiled questions which are commonly asked by candidates and answered in the exam preparation FAQs of BITSAT. Through the article, the candidates can also check the answers to the frequently asked questions of the syllabus and sample papers of BITSAT. The questions range from queries regarding preparation method to steps to use mock test. The exam preparation FAQs of BITSAT will help the candidates prepare well for their examination. Read the full article for more information about BITSAT Preparation FAQs 2018.
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BITSAT Preparation FAQs 2018
Q. What is the Syllabus of BITSAT 2018 paper?
Ans: The syllabus of BITSAT 2018 paper consists of subjects from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning. The topics of each subject has to be studied well by the candidates to prepare for BITSAT 2018 examination.
Q. Is the BITSAT 2018 syllabus same as Class 11 & 12?
Ans: Yes. BITSAT 2018 will be conducted on the basis of NCERT syllabus for 11th and 12th standard class.
Q. Is it true that more questions come from class 12 than class 11 in BITSAT 2018?
Ans: Yes. According to past question papers, more weightage is given to 12th standard syllabus in BITSAT 2018 examination. However, it is equally important for the candidates to study 11th standard syllabus to score good marks in the exam.
Q. What are the important topics in BITSAT 2018 in Physics, Maths and Chemistry?
Ans: As such, there are no important topics in BITSAT 2018 syllabus. All topics are important and have to be studied and attempted. However, there are some topics which carry more weightage as compared to others:
Physics – Heat & Thermodynamics, Magnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism, Wave Motion and Current Electricity.
Chemistry – Chemical Bonding, Biomolecules, Carboxylic Acid & its Derivatives, Atomic Structures, p-block Elements and Mole Concepts.
Mathematics – Circles, Straight Lines, Pair of Straight Lines, Vectors, Continuity & Differentiability.
Q. What subjects should I prepare for BITSAT 2018?
Ans: The subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics have to be prepared for BITSAT 2018 examination along with English proficiency and Logical Reasoning.
Frequently Asked Questions Related to BITSAT Preparation
Q. When should I start my BITSAT 2018 preparation?
Ans: It is advised that the preparation for BITSAT 2018 should start at the earliest. The candidates can start studying for the entrance examination along with their 12th standard qualifying examination as the syllabus will be quite similar. Preparing for BITSAT 2018 earlier will give enough time to the candidates to study, revise and practice the sample papers to score higher and give a good performance.
Q. How much of class XI and XII syllabus comes in BITSAT 2018? Can you give me important topics from each?
Ans: BITSAT 2018 syllabus will consist of the topics from the NCERT syllabus of the 11th and 12th standard. According to reports, a bit more emphasis will be given to the 12th standard syllabus however 11th standard syllabus is also very important.
Physics – Magnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism, Heat & Thermodynamics, Wave Motion and Current Electricity.
Chemistry – Biomolecules, Carboxylic Acid & its Derivatives, Chemical Bonding, Atomic Structures, p-block Elements and Mole Concepts.
Mathematics – Straight Lines, Circles, Vectors, Pair of Straight Lines, Continuity & Differentiability.
Q. Is there a difference in JEE Main & BITSAT 2018 Preparation?
Ans: No, there will not be much difference in JEE Main 2018 and BITSAT 2018 preparation. The syllabus of both the examination consists mainly of 11th and 12th standard syllabus and both will have objective questions.
Q. I am unable to prepare for BITSAT 2018 separately? Should I prepare for only JEE Main & Class 12?
Ans: If the candidate feels they are unable to prepare for BITSAT 2018 separately, then they can go ahead and prepare for JEE Main and Class 12. Since the syllabus will be quite similar, the candidates will probably also be able to attempt the BITSAT 2018 examination with the completed preparation of JEE Main and Class 12.
Q. What are the best books to prepare for BITSAT 2018?
Ans: While preparing for BITSAT 2018, the candidates can refer to 11th and 12th NCERT books as most of the syllabus will be from it. The following books are recommended to prepare for BITSAT 2018 examination:
Concepts of Physics by H. C Verma Vol 1 and Vol 2
Problems in General Physics by I.E. Irodov
Arihant Physics by D. C. Pandey
Advanced level Physics by Nelson and Parker
Fundamentals of Physics Resnick, Halliday, Walker
Atkins' Physical Chemistry
Physical Chemistry by N Awasthi
Organic Chemistry by Paula Bruice Yurkanis
Organic Chemistry by M.S. Chauhan
Inorganic Chemistry by J.D.Lee
Inorganic Chemistry by O.P.Tandon
Higher Algebra by Hall Knight+ Bernard-child
Differential Calculus by Arihant
Integral Calculus by Arihant
Problems in Calculus of One Variable Algebra by I.A.Maron
Class XI & XII by R.D. Sharma
English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning:
BITSAT 2018 English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning by Disha Experts
The Pearson Complete Guide to the BITSAT 2018 (English) by One Learn Education
Wren and Martin
Q. How to prepare for BITSAT 2018?
Ans: BITSAT 2018 is an important examination which has to be attempted and cleared for admission into the institute. To prepare well for BITSAT 2018 examination, the candidates can follow the given preparation tips and tricks:
Divide your syllabus: The candidates should not just check the entire syllabus but also divide it into small parts according to their difficulty level. This will allow the candidates to have an insight regarding where they currently stand in terms of preparation and figure out which topics need more attention from them.
Create a Timetable: According to the divided syllabus, the candidates will have to create a timetable. Equally, divide the syllabus and mix it up to avoid monotony. Make sure small breaks are given in between to refresh the mind.
Make short notes: While studying, it is best for the candidates to create short notes. The notes will allow the candidates to revise the formulas and other important points easily anywhere anytime.
Revision: It is very important for the candidates to revise. Constant revision will keep the studied topics afresh in the minds of the candidate.
Solve Sample Papers and Attempt Mock Test: The candidates will have to constantly solve sample papers and attempt mock test to know the exact exam pattern and to practically apply their studied material. This will also help them know their progress rate.
For more preparation tips, read How to Prepare for BITSAT 2018.
Q. Can I crack BITSAT 2018 if I prepare in 3 months?
Ans: BITSAT 2018 examination can be cracked in 3 months if the candidates work hard in the preparation and show dedication. Revision of the 12th standard syllabus should be done checking the 11th standard syllabus. The candidates should constantly solve sample papers and attempt mock tests.
Q. Are Class 12 books enough for BITSAT 2018 or should you refer to other books?
Ans: The candidates are also advised to study from 11th standard books as the syllabus also consists of 11th standard syllabus. NCERT books are considered enough for BITSAT 2018 examination but the candidates should also check some other advanced books for better preparation.
Q. How to prepare for BITSAT 2018 in the last months?
Ans: During the last months, the candidates should focus more on the revision. Since the studied material for 12th standard examination will be afresh in the mind, the candidates will have to revise it and also brush up their 11th standard syllabus. The best way to prepare for BITSAT 2018 during the last months is solving sample paper and attempting mock tests.
Q. Is it good to take coaching for BITSAT 2018 or should I study at home?
Ans: This depends on which category the candidate falls in. If the candidate studies better if they receive help from other people and constantly require guidance then the candidate should go ahead and take coaching. However, if the candidate prefers studying alone and does well when he understands the concepts alone, then he/she should study at home.
Q. What kind of problems come in BITSAT 2018? How to practice for them?
Ans: Objective questions are asked in BITSAT 2018 which will have 4 options out of which one option will be correct. The candidates can practice through mock test and sample papers.
Frequently Asked Questions Related to BITSAT Sample Papers
Q. How to download BITSAT 2018 sample papers and previous year question papers?
Ans: The sample papers of BITSAT 2018 will be available in online mode. The candidates will also be able to access the sample test from the official website of BITSAT 2018.
Q. How to download BITSAT 2018 online exam paper & Answer Key?
Ans: The online exam paper & answer key of BITSAT 2018 will be available in online mode.
Q. How to practice with online BITSAT 2018 Mock test and where is it available?
Ans: The online mock or sample test of BITSAT 2018 is available in the official website. The candidates will have to download the test and attempt it.
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