Are you an aspiring to take up NATA Exam or appearing for NATA this year? Well, you should know that this year the entrance exam will have questions only from aptitude and no drawing questions. 

The aptitude test measures your observational skills, visual perception and aesthetic sensitivity tests, logical reasoning, and critical thinking ability. Hence, it is important to enhance your preparation levels for better results.

Worried which type of questions are asked in NATA Aptitude and how to answer them? To ease out your preparation, we have curated the most important NATA Aptitude Questions PDF in this post.

So, what are you looking for!! Download the PDF and start preparing for the upcoming exam.

Which Topics are Included in NATA Aptitude Section?

In the general aptitude test, the questions are based on combination of topics like General topics, Mathematical Reasoning, Sets, and Relation.

As per the NATA Syllabus, you will be tested on the following topics that are mentioned in the table below.

Topics Sub-topics
General Objects, texture related to architecture and the built environment. Interpretation of pictorial compositions, Visualizing three-dimensional objects from a two-dimensional drawing. Visualizing different sides of 3D objects. Analytical reasoning, mental ability (visual, numerical, and verbal), General awareness of national/ international architects and famous architectural creations.
Mathematical reasoning Statements, logical operations like and, or, if and only if, implies, implied by the understanding of tautology, converse, contradiction, and contrapositive.
Sets and Relations The idea of sets, subsets, power set, complement, union, intersection, and difference of sets, Venn diagram, De Morgan's Laws, Relation, and its properties. Equivalence relation — definition and elementary examples.

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NATA  Aptitude Questions for Mathematical Reasoning

Questions under the Maths section are mainly based on the 12th-grade syllabus. Mathematical Reasoning questions include statements with logical operations like and, or, if, and only if. Firstly, you need to analyze the scenario and then  answer the given questions. 

  • You must solve questions from the CBSE Textbooks for better preparation. Make sure you refer to the right preparation books for NATA that covers entire syllabus with detailed explanation. 
  • Practice is the only way to clear this section with full marks.

NATA  Aptitude Questions - Sets & Relations

The questions are based on topics like complement, union, intersection, and difference of sets, Venn diagram, De Morgan's Laws, Relation, and its properties. Download the questions and answers PDF for sets and relations by directly clicking on the link below and solve them regularly to score well in the exam.

NATA General Aptitude Questions with Answers

To help you get an idea about the type of questions asked in the NATA Exam, we have provided some sample questions with answers here. You can download the PDF by clicking on the direct links provided in the table below.

Download NATA Aptitude Questions & Answers PDF

Important NATA Aptitude Questions

Here are few sample questions asked in previous year NATA Exam. Practice them and enhance your preparation for the upcoming exam. 

1. Which of the following film was directed by SatyajitRay? 

  • A. Bhumika
  • B. Satranjkekhiladi
  • C. Nishant 
  • D. Ardhyasatya

2. A’ starts his walk-in north and turns left, similarly `B’ starts his walk from the same point in the east direction and then turns right goes straight, and then turns left. A & B faces are?

  • A. In the same direction
  • B. In opposite direction
  • C. Perpendicular to each other 
  • D. None of above

3. In a certain code language COMPUTER is written as RFUVQNPC. How will MEDICINE be written in that code language? 


4. Which city is known as PINK CITY? 

  • A. Delhi
  • B. Jaipur
  • C. Udaipur
  • D. Jodhpur

5. Which of the following does not form a part of Reinforced Cement Concrete? 

  • A. Steel
  • B. Cement
  • C. Sand
  • D. Lime

6. If South ­East becomes North, North ­East becomes West, and so on. What will West become?

  • A. North­ East
  • B. North ­West
  • C. South ­East
  • D. South­ West

7. One morning after sunrise, Suresh was standing facing a pole. The shadow of the pole fell exactly to his right. To which direction was he facing? 

  • A. East
  • B. West
  • C. South
  • D. Data is insufficient


What is the best score in NATA exam?

good NATA score keeps varying every year according to the level of competition among candidates. While the maximum NATA Scores have been 155+, a score of around 120+ happens to be good and is the target score for many students.

Who prescribes NATA Syllabus 2021?

The Council of Architecture will prescribe the NATA 2021 syllabus.

What are the important topics that need to be prepared under NATA Physics Syllabus 2021?

Electric charges and Fields; Electrostatic Potential and Clearance Current Electricity; Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism; Moving Charges and magnetism are some of the important topics that need to be prepared under NATA Physics Syllabus.

What are the new changes made in NATA Exam Pattern?

There have been new changes in NATA Exam Pattern 2020.The marking scheme have changed entirely.There have been changes in the number of questions alloted to each section.Lets go through the changes one by one-

  • For the Physics Chemistry Maths(PCM) section,there were 30 questions each of 2 marks which have changed now to 15 questions into 1.5 marks
  • For the Drawing Section,there were 2 questions of 40 marks which have changed now to 2 questions of 35 marks each and 1 question of 55 marks
  • For the General Aptitude and Logical Reasoning Section,there were 30 questions each of 2 marks which have changed now to 35 questions each of 1.5 marks

How can I know the total number of the unanswered question left while solving the NATA Aptitude Mock Test?

You can easily know the total number of the unanswered question left while solving the NATA Aptitude Mock Test series with the help of the panel available on the right side. The screen will show question numbers with different colors which will indicate which are the questions answered, left unanswered, and marked for review.

Can I prepare for NATA in one month?

Preparation strategy shall vary between each one of you. It depends on your capability and dedication. If you are well versed with the basics, then one month is enough for NATA preparation. 

Is 90 a good score in NATA Exam?

No, you need to score around 120 to 150 out of 200 to get admission in top Architecture universities. 

Is NATA Exam easy?

As per previous year analysis, Maths subject is tough while other sections are easy. All questions are doable. But, with the right preparation strategy you can definitely clear NATA Exam with a high score