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SNAP 2016 Exam pattern

SNAP 2016 Exam Pattern

SNAP Test is an objective test. Each question has 4 responses. Candidate should choose an appropriate response. Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks

Candidate must use Blue or Black ball point pen only




1 General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability             40
2 Quantitative Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency             40
3 General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario 40
4 Analytical & Logical Reasoning             60
5 Total             180


SNAP Exam Sectional details

General English

This section checks candidate’s verbal ability and reading comprehension skills. It also checks your grammar, usage of words, reading comprehension. The type of questions asked are identifying the correct sentence, punctuation, converting from active to passive and vice versa, fill in the blanks, synonyms and antonyms, jumbled sentences, etc. The best way to ace this section is to read as many newspapers, magazines and reading material and also practice as much as you can.

Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency

This section includes questions on the following subjects- Average, Probability, Geometry, Simple Interests, Equations, Statistics, pie charts, data sufficiency and TSD. What matters here is the speed with which you solve and choose the correct option as your answer.

Analytical and Logical Reasoning

This section covers topics like Matrix arrangement, linear arrangement, Visual and critical reasoning, puzzles, family tree and Venn diagram.

General Knowledge

It is better to gear up this section well in advance. Questions can be asked on any current affairs or general knowledge with subjects ranging from IT, science, sports, films, business/economy, persons, quotation, history, quotes, etc. Read newspapers, books on current affairs, etc to improve your general knowledge. Also stay informed and know your areas of strengths and weaknesses.

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2 Responses to “SNAP 2016 Exam pattern”

  1. Vijaya Shanti says:

    What is the last date for applying for SNAP Test this year ?

  2. sushmita says:

    @Vijaya … The Last Date for Registration was 20th Nov,2012 and the last date of Payment schedule was 23rd Nov,2012.

    So Better luck next time!