Well said by Nadia Comaneci “Don’t run from a challenge. Instead run toward it because the only way to escape fear is to trample it beneath your feet”. Your confidence has very major role in acquiring good marks in any entrance test. If you are confident towards your approach you can face the complexities with ease. When we talk about the NDA exam, it is counted among the renowned exams of India conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission). Candidates who have passed or appearing in class 12th exam can apply for NDA. The exam opens enormous opportunities to students for settling their career. NDA exam is organized twice in a year and thousands of students appear for the same and if you really want to beat the competitions then planning and extreme level of study is must.
Before going to elaborating major tips of scoring good marks in NDA exam let’s first concentrate on its exam pattern and syllabus.
NDA Written Exam Pattern
There will be two papers in the NDA exam:
- Mathematics of 300 marks and
- General Ability Test of 600 marks
All questions will be objective type and candidates will get two and half hours for each paper.
NDA Exam 2018 Syllabus
Here are some important highlights about NDA syllabus:
- Paper 1 will contain questions from Mathematics only and parts of the Mathematics involved are Matrices and Determinants, Algebra, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry of two and three dimensions, Integral Calculus and Differential Equations, Differential Calculus, Vector Algebra, Probability and Statistics.
- Paper 2 have two sections; section A contains questions from English whereas Section B has questions from General Knowledge.
So, now I think you are well-aware with NDA exam pattern and its syllabus. Now, let’s move to the most useful tips which will help your score good marks in the exam.
- Practice, Practice and Practice
Only having good command on theoretical aspect is not enough to get good percentage in the exam. You need to do practice at its extreme level. By practicing various types of questions, you’re not only well-aware with the concepts but also can enhance your speed of solving questions.
- Command on Basics
As NDA is a class 12th level entrance exam hence UPSC is not going to put any trickiest questions. Having good command on basics will lead to achieve considerable marks in the exam. Suppose, you find any complex question, you can solve it only if you are well-aware with basics.
- Follow Good Study Materials
No matter you are taking coaching class for NDA exam preparation or not, list of reference books will always play a very important role in achieving good result. After coming to the home from your coaching, elaborate what you have studied there via different reference books. To get the list of best books please follow our article titled “Best and Useful Books For NDA Exam Preparation”.
- Plan and Schedule Your Study in a Smart Way
Hard work is essential but it is not sufficient to get qualified in the exam; hard work in right direction is must. Go for smart study, schedule your strategies and take guidance from experts, seniors etc. It’ll definitely help you to enhance your confidence level and score well in the exam.
- Avoid Being Panic, Be Confident Towards Your Own Approach
Don’t get stressed ever and never compare your preparation with others. Believe on your approach and get ready to beat the competition.
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