CAT Exam 2021: Last minute preparation tips; Know what to do?

IIM CAT 2021 is scheduled to be held tomorrow i.e. November 28, 2021. Here is a strategy to follow on the last day before CAT exam 2021 to gain the 99+ percentile.

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Sparna Saxena | Nov 27, 2021 - 1:32 p.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: IIM CAT 2021 exam will be conducted tomorrow i.e. November 28, 2021, in three slots. To gain the 99+ percentile in CAT exam 2021, candidates must stick to their last-minute strategy. It is to be noted that a good CAT score is a result of academic preparation, strategy, and time management.
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What to do on the Last Day Before CAT 2021?

The last day before the CAT exam 2021 is very important. Candidates do not understand how to utilize this day and hence mess up things. The question that floats in every CAT 2021 aspirants’ mind is what to do a day before the IIM CAT examination. Keep reading to know the answer -

Keep All the documents handy - Get all the documents in one place, take a xerox copy of all of them to carry to the CAT 2021 examination center. Ensure to keep all the required documents i.e. CAT 2021 admit card, government ID proof, etc., handy in one place.

Stick to the strategy - Last-minute strategy plays a major role in cracking the IIM CAT examination with a high percentile. Don’t focus on learning any new topic, do not look for new tricks to solve the problems; stick to what you have learned and prepared. Hoping for new topics and tricks will only create confusion.

Visit the exam center - Ensure to visit CAT 2021 exam center once before the day of examination to know the shortest route, have an idea about the traffic on the route, and know the other routes to the examination centre. Candidates should avoid the last-minute hassle as much as possible; knowing the route to the CAT examination centre will save the time of locating the center at the last moment.

Relax and Recollect - It is necessary to relax and recollect before candidates appear for the CAT 2021 examination. Candidates prepare so hard for the exam that they need adequate rest before the exam day to recollect their minds. It is not to be noted that many candidates do not understand the importance of relaxing a day before examination and end up collapsing during the exam. Hence, it is advisable to take adequate sleep before the CAT 2021 exam day.

Eat healthy food - Do not eat junk or unhygienic food before CAT 2021 exam day as it might upset your stomach or make you feel drowsy. Candidates must take care of their health both physically and mentally before CAT 2021 exam day. Thus, eat healthy food which keeps your energy high without impacting your health.

Keep a positive attitude - Remember, a positive attitude is a key to cracking CAT 2021 exam with a 99+ percentile. Do not panic, no matter what goes around! Stay positive and have a problem-solving approach throughout the process. There is no way in which you can make the process 100% smooth, but you can make things better by approaching it with a positive attitude.

Remember skipping questions is required - Do not stick to the question, taking longer time. Skip the question and move on to the next; this will save your time and will help you to attempt the entire CAT 2021 question paper. Candidates should keep in mind the CAT 2021 marking scheme while attempting the question paper. It is recommended to leave the question unattempted of which you are unsure.

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