NTSE Kerala Question Papers – SCERT Kerala releases the NTSE Kerala question paper in online mode on the official website after the conduct of exam in November every year. Candidates preparing for NTSE examination must solve and practice as many NTSE Kerala question papers as possible to know the exam pattern and the types of questions. With the help of these question papers, candidates get familiar with the different types and styles of questions, marking scheme followed, time allotted etc. Solving NTSE previous years question papers will make candidates aware of their strong and weak areas and sections where improvement is needed. With these question papers, candidates will also be able to improve their speed and learn to manage the time which plays an important role. The question papers of NTSE Kerala can be accessed by clicking on the link below in this page. To know more about question papers of NTSE 2019 Kerala, read the entire article.
SCERT, Kerala will conduct stage 1 of NTSE Kerala 2019 on November 4, 2018. The application form for the same will release in the first week of August. Candidates must solve at least 3 NTSE Kerala previous year question papers to gain an edge over others. Solving them will help candidates from repeating the mistakes and work on their weak areas.
NTSE Kerala Question Papers
Candidates can click on the links given below to access and download the question papers of the year 2017 and 2018.
Kerala NTSE Question Papers
NTSE Kerala Exam Pattern 2019
Candidates must read the exam pattern of NTSE Kerala before they begin to solve the question papers. NTSE exam pattern mentions the marking scheme, repeated questions, time available to solve them and a lot more. The exam pattern of NTSE is as stated below:
According to NCERT, NTSE Kerala Stage 1 will consist of two sections namely MAT and SAT. From the year 2019 and onwards, Language section from NTSE has been removed.
Mental Ability Test or MAT consists of questions based on analytical and logical reasoning. The objective of MAT is to test the candidate’s reasoning, ability to think, ability to evaluate, ability to discriminate and visualize. MAT section consists of a total of 100 questions. Questions are asked from series, pattern perception, analogies, coding-decoding, classifications, hidden figures and problem-solving etc. The time allotted for this section is 2 hours.
Scholastic Aptitude Test or SAT section consists of a total of 100 questions from Science (40), Social Science (40) and Mathematics (20). The section tests the candidate’s reading abilities, interpretation, evaluation and general awareness of the subjects. The time allotted for the SAT section is 2 hours.