LDC Exam Tips 2011

Each LDC exam aspirant dream to crack this year’s LDC exam as most of you have made a life long preparation. Here are some useful tips which would help you.

Tips to minimize Negative Marks

It’s true that negative marks can change the sprit of those who have well prepared for the exam. But if we think of the other side of this wonderful game of negative marks, it’s a merit. Those who are wise can easily get past the negative marks. Don’t think negative marks as a nightmare, but be wise in selecting questions. As per the rule of the PSC for each wrong answer 0.35 marks will be reduced from the total scored marks.

  • Go through old question papers carefully which will give a clear picture of the genre pattern of the mode of questions to be asked from each section. Try to attend few mock tests before the original exam.

  • Practice,practice,practice.. this is the only shortcut to success. You have to race with time. In the given 75 minutes, you have to answer 100 questions. So its important to each candidate to frame few shortcut methods to solve questions related to mathematics. As 20 marks are from mathematics, be vigilant to use the time properly.

  • Preparing self notes, choking out important formulas and theorems will help you many ways. This will give life to your last minute preparation and not going behind books.

  • Avoid the demon ‘tension’. Be cool and believe that you have prepared for the exam and is confident to take on the challenge.

  • Avoid questions which you think is not answerable by you. Don’t take much time behind questions which are confusing to you. Most advisable is that you leave it and if necessary have a look at the question in the round two checks.