SNAP Test General Awareness (GA) Syllabus, Important Topics & Study Material

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    General Awareness in all competitive exams is the least visited section of all. Encompassing vast syllabus, General Awareness covers 19 % of the total paper. It is one of the most important section of SNAP Test and cannot be ignored. 

    The Section consists of 25 questions based on Current Affairs, Economics, Indian Geography and other areas of General Knowledge. Due to the Sectional Cutoff in SNAPthe Section is equally important as others viz. Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Ability, and General English. High Marks in the section can help the candidate secure SNAP Cutoff in the most smooth and easy way.

    SNAP Test General Awareness (GA) Weightage

    With 25 questions, out of a total 130 questions, the section accounts for 19% of SNAP Test. Each Correct response adds 1 mark to the candidates’ total Score. Special questions carry 2 marks each. ¼ or 0.25 marks is deducted from the candidates’ score for each incorrect response.

    Since the section requires quick response, candidates’ well prepared with General Knowledge can save up time for other section

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    SNAP Test General Awareness (GA) Syllabus

    The Section covers questions from Economics, Finance, National & International Current Affairs, Indian Geography and History. The Other Key Sections are General Knowledge, Business Scenario and Recent Advancements of the world. Questions are based upon conventional General Knowledge.

    Current Affairs and past affairs of about 2 yearsScience, Technology & literature
    International eventsSports news-past, present and upcoming events
    Conventional GKFiscal & Monetary policy of India
    Personalities-Who’s whoConstitution of India
    Books, currencies, capitals, flags, logosBusiness & Economics related news

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    SNAP Test General Awareness (GA) Difficulty Level

    The level of difficulty of General Section cannot be scaled on any such Level. The questions in the section demand quick response and don’t require any complex calculations as quantitative ability. Also, candidates with thorough knowledge of general awareness finds it easy while unprepared candidates find it tough.

    The average time to answer a question in this section is 30 seconds. The difficulty level of the question remains constant and there are no surprises among the questions.

    Quantitative AbilityLogical ReasoningGeneral English

    SNAP Test General Awareness (GA) Suggested Books

    One of the most important component in preparing for a particular exam is the books and other study material. Choosing a right book is the first step to preparing for any competitive exam such as SNAP Test. Well here is list of the appropriate book that candidates can use for SNAP Preparation.

    • Lucent’s General Awareness: The Ace Book for General Awareness preparation is the one stop for all the preparation in the section of General Knowledge.
    • General Studies 2019: Equipped with all the news and Current Affairs, this book helps the candidate chart out the year according to the major happenings and updates. Being an year book, the structure of the content helps the candidate in perceiving the data easily.
    • Advanced Objective General Knowledge: The Objective questions in the General Knowledge helps the candidates set their mood and tone exactly to the pattern of questions asked in SNAP Test.
    • Previous Year SNAP Papers: Nothing like previous year papers for any exam. Preparing from past year papers help the aspirants align their preparation with the fixed pattern. When it comes to SNAP Test, preparing with such papers is nothing short of the right preparation.

    SNAP Test 2019 General Awareness Online Resources

    Five Years Ago, Internet was the next big thing. Now, It is the big thing. With its massive information flow, the internet could be used to some good purpose if handled wisely. In the present time, there is vast number of website and applications that provide assistance for the preparation of General Awareness/General Knowledge, but not all are up to the mark.

    Here is a list of websites/applications that candidates can refer to for SNAP General Awareness Preparation.

    • the website is always updated the latest changes in the world. The good folks cover Business, Economics, Literary, Cultural and all other spheres of General Awareness that there are. It is one stop for Preparation of Current Affairs and Latest News.
    • Similar as the test book, the website could be used for looking at the same news from the different perspective.
    • GK not only includes Current Affairs, Recent Advancements but also cover Indian History and Geography and GKduniya is your friend for covering your Indian History and Geography Syllabus.
    • Equipped with previous year papers and other Preparation Tips, is helpful in orienting a directional approach towards the exam in your case SNAP Test.

    Covering all the latest changes included in SNAP Exam pattern, Marking Scheme, Cutoff or any other component of the exam, the website is motivated to help you achieve the place you dreamt you could.

    Best of luck for the Exam.



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