## All India MCA Common Entrance Test

**AIMCET**

Exam Date: **01 Jun 17**

The All India MCA Common Entrance Test ( AIMCET ) is the entrance examination generally conducted by IITs for admission to Master of Computer Applications ( MCA ) Program offered by IITs and many leading Universities and Colleges The All India MCA Common Entrance Test ( AIMCET ) is a National Level Test being conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee on behalf of the Ministry of Human Resource Development ( MHRD ), Government of India

###### Exam Information

###### Eligibility

• The candidate must be of Indian nationality. • The candidate must also have passed class 12th examination in any stream with mathematics as a main subject. • The candidate should also be a graduate with atleast 3 year degree. • The candidate appearing for the final year examination can also apply for MCA examination.

###### Registration Date

###### Fees

###### Results

2nd Apr 2017###### syllabus

Mathematics

Algebra

Fundamental operations in Algebra, Expansion, factorization, simultaneous linear / quadratic equations, indices, logarithms, arithmetic, geometric and harmonic progressions, binomial theorem, permutations and combinations, surds, determinants, matrices and application to solution of simultaneous linear equations.

Co-ordinate Geometry

Rectangular Cartesian co-ordinates, equations of a line, mid point,intersections etc., equations of a circle, distance formulae, pair of straight lines, parabola,ellipse and hyperbola, simple geometric transformations such as translation, rotation, scaling.

Calculus

Limit of functions, continuous functions, differentiation of functions(s),Tangents and normal, simple examples of maxima and minima, Integration of function by parts, by substitution and by partial fraction, definite integral application to volumes and surfaces of frustums of a sphere, cone, cylinder, Taylor Series.

Differential Equations

Differential equations of first order and their solutions, linear differential equations with constant coefficients, homogenous linear differential equations.

Vector

Position vector, additions and subtraction of vectors, scalar and vector products and their applications to simple geometrical problems and mechanics.

Trigonometry

Simple identities, trigonometric equations, properties of triangles, solution of triangles, height and distance, inverse function

Probability and Statistics

Basic concepts of probability theory, Averages, Dependent and independent events, frequency distributions, and measures of dispersions, skewness and kurtosis, random variable and distribution functions, mathematical expectations, Binomial, Poisson, normal distributions, curve fitting, and principle of least squares, correlation and regression

Linear Programming

Formulation of simple linear programming problems, basic concepts of graphical and simplex methods

Computer Awareness

Computer Basics

Organization of a computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), Structure of instructions in CPU, input / output devices, computer memory, memory organization, back-up devices

Data Representation

Representation of characters, integers, and fractions, binary and hexadecimal representations, Binary Arithmetic: Addition, subtraction, division, multiplication, single arithmetic and two complement arithmetic, floating point representation of numbers, normalized floating point representation, Boolean algebra, truth tables, Venn diagrams

Computer Architecture

Block structure of computers, communication between processor and I / O devices, interrupts

Computer Language

Assembly language and high level language, Multiprogramming and time sharing operating systems, Computer Programming in C.

Flow chart and Algorithms

Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning

The questions in this section will cover logical reasoning, quantitative reasoning, visuo-spatial reasoning

General Awareness

This section shall carry questions to test the general awareness about business, finance, industry, transportation, scientific inventions, governance, healthcare and cultural dimensions etc.

###### Paper Pattern

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