ACET preparation

### Actuarial Common Entrance Test (ACET)

Eligibility criterion
The only eligibility criterion is that the examinee must have appeared 10+2 examination or an equivalent examination with English as one of the subjects at 10 + 2 level. Nevertheless, it is expected that many of those who are already in education at higher levels and also those working and having qualifications in mathematical subjects would take up the examinations. For example engineering students or professionals, chartered and cost accountants, company secretaries, management graduates, degree holders in mathematical and statistical sciences etc are expected to take this exam.

Structure of Exam
The exam will have multiple choice questions with one correct answer for each question. The exam will be conducted online at a pre-selected test center at a specified time. The exam will be a three hour, 100 marks online exam which will have 70 multiple choice questions with one correct answer for each question. The questions for Section-I i.e. Mathematics, Statistics and Data Interpretation will contain 55% of weightage and Section-II i.e. English and Logical Reasoning will contains 45% of weightage. The total distribution of questions would be:

1. 45 questions-1 mark each
2. 20 questions-2 marks each
3. 05 questions-3 marks each

Sectional cut offs will prevail and also Negative marking 50% will be there for an incorrect answer .

#### Syllabus for ACET Examination

1. Mathematics
2. Statistics
3. English
4. Data Interpretation
5. Logical Reasoning

1. Mathematics
1. Notation and standard functions
2. Numerical Methods
3. Algebra
4. Differentiation
5. Integration
6. Vectors
7. Matrices

2. Statistics
1. Permutations and combinations
2. Types of data
Statistical diagrams, bar chart, histogram, dot plot, stem-and-leaf, boxplot
3. Measures of location
Mean, median, mode

4. Measures of spread
Range, interquartile range, standard deviation, variance, Skewness
5. Probabilities
Basic rules of probabilities
6. Advanced probabilities
Tree diagrams, conditional probabilities
7. Discrete random variables
Definitions, probabilities, mean, mode, median, standard deviation, variance, coefficient of skewness
8. Continuous random variables
Definitions, probabilities, mean, mode, median, standard deviation, variance, coefficient of skewness
9. Discrete distributions
Discrete uniform, Bernoulli, binomial, Poisson
10.  Continuous distributions
Continuous uniform, exponential, the normal distribution
11. Correlation
Scatter plots, covariance, correlation coefficient
12. Regression

3. English
1. Vocabulary Based (Synonyms Antonyms)
2. English Usage or Grammar
3. Sentence Correction
4. Fill in the blanks
5. Cloze Passage
6. Analogies or Reverse Analogies
7. Jumbled Paragraph
8. Meaning-Usage Match
9. Summary Questions
10. Verbal Reasoning
11. Facts / Inferences / Judgements
12. Reading Comprehension

4. Vocabulary: Vocabulary questions test the candidate’s knowledge of the primary meanings of words, secondary shades of meaning, usage, idioms and phrases, antonyms, related words, etc.

Grammar: Grammar-based questions test the candidate’s ability to spot and correct grammatical errors. It should generally tests knowledge of high school level grammar and includes areas like subject-verb agreement, use of modifiers, parellel construction, redundancy, phrasal verbs, use of articles, prepositions, etc.

Verbal Reasoning: Verbal reasoning questions are designed to test the candidate’s ability to identify relationships or patterns within groups of words or sentences.

5. Data Interpretation

6. Data is given in form of tables, charts and graphs. In this section it is tested that how can you interpret the given data and answers the questions based on it.
1. Tables
2. Column Graphs
3. Bar Graphs
4. Line Charts
5. Pie Chart
6. Venn Diagrams
7. Caselets

Combination of two or more types linked to each other.

7. Logical Reasoning
1. Number and Letter Series
2. Calendars
3. Clocks
4. Cubes
5. Venn Diagrams
6. Binary Logic
7. Seating Arrangement
8. Logical Sequence
9. Logical Matching
10. Logical Connectives
11. Syllogism
12. Blood Relations

#### EduAscent ACET Preparation

1. We provide Classroom Coaching Program for all the five Subjects.
2. Subject Wise Tests are conducted.
3. Mock tests before Exam.
4. We Strictly Adhere to Syllabus provided by the institute (IAI).
5. Small Batch size ( 10-15 students per batch)

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