A lot of you might be feared of Maths or feel it is difficult. But, in reality, it is the easiest section if you apply the correct method to solve the problems. 

Want to know how? Well, this post shall walk through important tips and tricks for AILET Maths Preparation to score full marks. 

You may have a lot of queries and doubts regarding how to crack the AILET Maths section? This post shall resolve all your queries and let you score good marks. 

So, what are you waiting for? Read through the post carefully and understand what to study and how to attempt the questions?

How to Prepare for AILET Elementary Maths 2021?

As we all know, Mathematics is a slightly tricky subject and requires a lot of practice. As per the AILET Exam Pattern, a total of 10 questions shall be asked in this subject. 

Our subject expert Arvind Bhargava from LegalEdge said that it is always better to start with Maths subject before starting the rest of the sections. This way, you would not panic about it and can surely be able to concentrate better on other sections.

To clear this section, you must improve your speed without compromising on accuracy.

AILET mock test

AILET mock test

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 the 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 Should I 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 following 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 will be My Initial Step After Collecting the AILET Books/Study Material?

After collecting books or study material from proper resources, make a study plan, Aravind said.

  • The study plan must include all the topics as per the latest syllabus.
  • Allocate at least 1.5 hours - 2 hours of your daily time for preparing AILET Maths Topics.
  • Note down the important formulas and revise them regularly.
  • Solve AILET Previous Year Papers to know the difficulty level of questions and also different type of questions.

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. 

AILET Preparation Tips

AILET Preparation Tips

Does Solving Mock Tests help in Scoring More Marks in the AILET Maths Section?

Solving mock tests would definitely help improve your speed and accuracy on the day of the final exam and score good marks, Aravind quoted. Also, it will help test your preparation levels and improve in weaker sections.

  • By solving AILET Mock Tests, you can help improve your time-management skills and build your confidence levels.
  • Also, it will help you know the type of questions asked on this subject.
  • You are advised to solve at least 1-2 mock tests on a weekly basis.

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 here.

  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 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. 

Is 1 month preparation enough for AILET Maths Preparation?

Yes. With a proper preparation strategy, it is easy to prepare for the AILET Mathematics section.

Do I need to take specific coaching for AILET Maths?

It solely depends on you whether you need to take AILET coaching or not. If your fundamentals are strong, then it is easy to crack the exam just by solving previous year sample papers and Mock tests. However, if you want to improve your fundamentals then opting for coaching is beneficial.

How can I improve my accuracy in the AILET exam?

You can easily improve your speed and accuracy in the AILET Exam by solving as many sample papers as possible. Practicing mock tests would definitely improve your time management skills and problem-solving techniques. So, it is advisable to solve mock tests on a daily basis.