Cat sample paper 3
INSTRUCTIONS – Please read these carefully before attempting the test
This is based on pattern of previous years CAT papers.
There are three sections.
The total time allotted is 2 hours exactly. Please note your start time and end
time on the answer sheet. Do not take more than 2 hours, or you will get a
Please fill all the details, as asked on top of the answer sheet.
Please try to maximize your attempt overall but you need to do well in all
Different question carry different marks – some are for ½ marks, some are
for 1 mark and some others for 2 marks.
There is negative marking for every wrong answer.
Since it is a time constrained test and you have 2 hour, and all question
carry equal marks please do not get struck on any question, but move fast to
try and do easier one.
Please do all scratch work on paper only, no extra sheets to be used. Put all
your answers on the answer sheet.
Relax. You are competing against yourself.
Sub-section I-A: Number of Questions = 26
Note: Questions 1 to 26 carry one mark each.
Directions for Questions 1 to 4: Answer the questions on the basis of the
information given below. The data points in the figure below represent monthly
income and expenditure data of individual members of the Ahuja family (n), the
Bose family (?), the Coomar family--(O), and the Dubey family ( l). For these
questions, savings is defined as
Savings = Income – Expenditure
Which family has the lowest average income?
Which family has the highest average expenditure?
The highest amount of savings accrues to a member of which family?
Which family has the lowest average savings?
Income = Expenditure