## Art of Problem Solving – Conversation with a Student

Question Asked by a Student:- A 2 by 2 determinant is chosen such that the elements are from the set {-1, 1}. Find the probability of choosing determinants whose value is 0? Solution:- Based on DoPrep’s method of problem solving strongly influenced by the works of the great Hungarian Mathematician George Pólya. The following conversation between the student and DoPrep illustrates […]

## “How to Solve …” – The Art of Problem Solving

It has been noted over the years that most of the students who fail to clear a competitive entrance test like JEE, BITSAT etc. fail to understand the underlying thought process of “How to Solve” a particular question in the first place. The most common practice followed by the students while solving a question is Start answering the question immediately Try to […]

## A BITSian’s Story – Part 1 – About BITS and BITSAT

Hi, I am Ravi Teja, and I am a BITSian. Let me tell you my experience with BITS and BITSAT. When I was taking the test for BITSAT, I was also under the same dilemma as many students now have – it is a private institution, fees will be high, can my family support me? Should I get into a […]

## How to Crack BITSAT 2018 – Tips and Tricks

There are many students asking how to prepare for BITSAT 2018. Team DoPrep has come with a set of suggestions guaranteed to increase your score by at least 50 points if you follow them, helping you crack BITSAT 2018! BITSAT 2017 Exam Style The BITSAT 2017 cut-off (for MSc Chem at Goa) is expected to be around 295-300. Anything above […]

## BITSAT 2018 – Taking Online Tests

With BITSAT 2018 just a few weeks away, we are sure that you must be wondering why you should spend time taking online tests before the main BITSAT 2018 test. Here are a few reasons which DoPrep has listed down, based on which the BITSAT 2018 tests have been designed for you. To overcome the fear of the mode of […]

## BITSAT 2018 – Logical Reasoning Step by Step Solutions

BITSAT 2018 Logical Reasoning  Overview The Logical Reasoning section for BITSAT 2018 is divided so that 10 questions are allotted to it. If candidates can get this section right, it adds 30 points to their total score right away! The test is given to the candidates to judge their power of reasoning spread in verbal and nonverbal areas. The candidates should […]

## BITSAT 2018 – Reading Comprehension

Questions based on essay/comprehension have formed a regular feature in BITSAT. Below is our take on how you can prepare and improve your scores in BITSAT 2018 Reading Comprehension type of problems. Reading as much as possible can prove to be a useful exercise for solving jumbled paragraphs however, since it is not possible for engineering aspirants to read English […]

## BITSAT 2018 – How to Improve your Vocabulary and Grammar

In our previous blog we explained why English section is just as important as the other sections in BITSAT 2018. Our analysis on how to gain confidence and score higher in the questions based on vocabulary and grammar says that: The surest way to develop verbal skills and grammar is through reading. Start reading newspapers such as The Times of India or […]