Mathematics is a slightly tricky subject and requires a lot of practice. If you are finding difficulties in preparing for Maths subject in AILET, we have curated all the preparation strategies and tips here. 

Our team had a discussion with Arvind Bhargava, the Maths subject expert at LegalEdge. In the discussion, he has explained how to ace Mathematics in AILET 2021 and score the highest marks in this subject.

Also, he has answered queries that aspirants have. Let's get started to know about AILET Maths Preparation. 

How to Prepare for AILET Elementary Maths 2021?

Elementary Mathematics is one of the subjects in the pattern that includes 10 questions in the exam. Considering the queries from students, we have addressed them here. 

Where should I start from?

Arvind said, "In my opinion, one must begin with going through the AILET Syllabus first. The Mathematics section includes questions from topics from 10th standard syllabus". You can have a look at the below table to know important topics in AILET Maths:

Number System (HCF, LCM, Ratio & Proportions, etc) Data Interpretation
probability Areas & Volumes
Profit, Loss & Discounts Percentages & Partnership

Which Books I can consider for my AILET Maths preparation?

Selecting the right book is definitely a tough task. By referring to too many AILET Books you may end up getting confused about which book to follow.

Hence, Arvind has suggested to follow RS Agarwal for understanding the topic while Arihant for solving problems.

Book Name Author
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations RS Agarwal
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Arihant

What are the AILET Elementary Maths Preparation strategies?

  • After you are sorted with the books and materials, start planning your preparation. Make a study plan that is convenient for you. 
  • You have other subjects as well to prepare along with maths. So divide your time accordingly.
  • Firstly, understand the topic carefully. Note down important formulas
  • At least 90 minutes to 2 hours is required for Maths preparation each day. 
  • Learn a new topic each day and try to revise what you studied the previous day.
  • Try to solve as many problems as you can each day. 
  • Also, it is important to cross-check your answers and know if you need to improve on any topic. 

How to Answer AILET Maths Questions?

  • In AILET 2021 exam, there will be a time limit. 
  • If there are 17 questions asked in the section, then you need to allow at least 20 minutes for this section. 
  • Try to complete well in advance before the time limit. 
  • The difficulty level of each question will vary hence you may require more time for tough questions.
  • Ensure to understand the question carefully before proceeding with answering. 
  • After analyzing the question choose the right option with complete accuracy. 

Which type of questions will be asked in AILET Maths?

To get an idea about which type of questions can be asked under the AILET Elementary Mathematics section, we have listed few sample questions. You can download AILET Previous Year Papers to know the difficulty level of questions and also different type of questions.

  1. If the third and the tenth term of an arithmetic progression are 14 and 56, respectively, then the arithmetic mean of the first 15 terms of the arithmetic progression is (A) 40 (B) 44 (C) 80 (D) 34
  2. Ronnie has a bag containing 7 red and 9 green balls. From it, he draws out 6 balls simultaneously at random. The probability that 4 of them are red and the rest are green is (A) 24/143 (B) 45/286 (C) 155/2001 (D) 302/1005
  3. City A is connected to City B by four highways and City B is connected to City C by three highways. Kesari wants to travel from City A to City C via City B. In how many ways, Kesari can do it? (A) 4 (B) 7 (C) 10 (D) 12
  4. The number of integral values of x satisfying the inequation |x| < 4 is (A) 7 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 10
  5. Bhiku borrowed some money from Dhanraj to admit his daughter in a reputed Law School. He agreed to pay the interest-free loan of ₹ 60, 000 in a monthly installments which increased by a constant amount. After the 20th installment, he found that he has paid ¾ of the loan. If the entire loan was cleared this way in 25 installments, find out the value of the first installment. (A) ₹ 1560 (B) ₹ 1067 (C) ₹ 1680 (D) ₹ 1987
  6. Arsh takes up a job, wherein each working day he is given a target. For each day, he meets the target he is paid ₹ 105 and for each day he does not meet the target he is paid ₹ 18 less. If by the end of a month, he is paid total of ₹ 2988, then how many days does he meets the target? (A) 21 (B) 12 (C) 10 (D) 14
  7. A fruit vendor purchases two varieties of oranges at the rates of 12 oranges for ₹ 18 and 18 oranges for ₹ 12. He mixes the two varieties in the ratio of 2 : 3 and sells the mixed stock at a price of ₹ 144 for 10 dozens. What percentage of profit or loss does he make? (A) 26 ¾% (B) 34¼% (C) 20% (D) 28%
  8. If the price of each book goes up by ₹ 5, then Asha can buy 20 books less for ₹ 1200. Find the original price and the number of books Asha could buy at the original price. (A) ₹ 25, 50 (B) ₹ 20, 60 (C) ₹ 15, 80 (D) ₹ 10, 90


Which are the important topics to be studied for AILET Maths section?

The important topics to be studied under AILET Maths are

  • Number System (HCF, LCM, Ratio & Proportions, etc)
  • Data Interpretation
  • probability
  • Areas & Volumes
  • Profit, Loss & Discounts
  • Percentages & Partnership

Which are the most recommended books for AILET Maths Preparation?

The most recommended books for AILET Maths include:

for solving problems.

Book NameAuthor
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationsRS Agarwal
Fast Track Objective ArithmeticArihant

How many questions appear from maths section in AILET Exam?

A total of 10 questions appear from maths section in AILET Exam. 

Does AILET Maths also include questions similar to CLAT?

No, in AILET Exam the questions are directly asked. There are no comprehension-based questions.