# MCA

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# Syllabus Of MCA Entrance:

Paper – I: MENTAL AND NUMERICAL ABILITY (OBJECTIVE)
Time: 30 minutes
Questions: 30
Marks: 30
This paper will have the topics like logical reasoning, graphical analysis, analytical reasoning, quantitative comparisons, series formation, arithmetic calculations such as profit and loss, interest, ratio, proportion, averages, etc.

Paper-II: GENERAL KNOWLEDGE (OBJECTIVE)
Time: 30 minutes
Questions: 30
Marks: 30
This paper will cover the general awareness about international, national, and regional events, current affairs related to science & technology, ecology, politics, sports, important personalities, books, and historical, political, and geographical facts, etc.

Paper– III: GENERAL ENGLISH (OBJECTIVE)
Time: 30 minutes
Questions: 30
Marks: 30
This paper will have questions from the English language and its usage such as choosing correct spellings, completion of sentences with suitable propositions/articles, word meaning, one-word substitution, synonym, antonym, the meaning of idioms and phrases, choosing correcting grammatical errors in a part of a given sentence, filling the blanks with the correct form of verb, objectives, adverbs, etc.

Paper– IV: (i) MATHEMATICS (OBJECTIVE)– OPTIONAL
Time: 60 minutes
Questions: 60
Marks:- 60
Number System: Natural numbers, integers, rational numbers, and real numbers, Complex numbers, real and imaginary parts.
Coordinate Geometry: Distance and Section formulae, location of the line in, a plane, angle between two lines, parallel and perpendicular lines. Location of a circle, conic section, parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola.
Functions: Algebra of real functions and their graphs, polynomial and rational functions. One- one, onto and inverse functions.
Trigonometry: Trigonometric functions, addition formulae, trigonometrically ratios, Solutions of the simple trigonometric equation.
Quadratic Equations and Inquations: Their solutions, roots of a quadratic equation, the relationship between the roots and the co-efficient, nature of roots. Solution of quadratic in equations with their graphic representations.
Sequence and Series: AP, GP, and their sums.
Matrices and Determinants: Types of matrices, rank of a matrix, determinant and its- properties, inverse of a matrix, solution of linear equations having a single solution. Cramer’s rule.
Mathematical Operations: BODMAS
Algebra: Set theorem, permutations, and combinations, binomial theorem.
Differential and Integral Calculus: Differentiation and integration of functions, limits, and continuity of a function.
Statistics and Probability: Population and sample, measures of central tendency and dispersion, correlation and regression (two-variable cases). Probability on a discrete sample space, events, addition and multiplication theorems, conditional probability.

(ii) COMPUTER SCIENCE (OBJECTIVE)– OPTIONAL
Time: 60 minutes
Questions: 60
Marks: 60
Computer Fundamentals: Simple model of a computer, components and their functions, concepts about bit, byte and words, storage device and input/output devices, machine languages, assembly language, high-level language, problem-solving, flowcharts, pseudo-codes and algorithms, system software, application software, compilers, interpreters, assemblers. Types of computers.
Date Representation: Integer and floating-point representation, codes (ASCII, EBCDIC, BCD).
Number System: Decimal, octal, hexadecimal, Binary arithmetic: Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
Computer Architecture: Boolean algebra, organization of CPU, registers of CPU, interrupts, software and hardware, CPU bus architecture, data transfer schemes, fundamentals of parallel processing, type of memory.
Data Structures: Basic Data Structures: Arrays, stacks, queues, linked lists, graphs, and trees traversals searching and sorting.
Operating System: Batch processing, online processing, multi-programming, time-sharing, real-time processing, introduction to operating system services, CPU scheduling algorithms, memory management schemes.
Introduction to Data Processing: Datatypes, constants, variables, records and files, data processing cycle.
Basic Concepts of Programming Languages: Binding, translators, software simulators, binding times, elementary and structured data types, object-oriented programming: objects, classes, instances, abstraction, inheritance, and polymorphism.
Overview of DBMS: Basic DBMS terminology, the architecture of DBMS, distributed databases, data models, integrity, security, recovery and concurrency.
Computer Networks: Data communications fundamentals, types of communications, need for communication networks, characteristics of communication channels, computer network hardware, and software. Reference models: TCP/IP, OSI, and introduction to the internet.
Software Engineering: Phases of SDLC, SRS, design methodologies (Structured design and object-oriented design) testing.

Paper Pattern of Punjabi University MCA Entrance 2016 Pattern:-

M.C.A. entrance test will consist of 150 multiple choice questions, each carrying one mark. Its duration will be of 2 Hours 30 minutes.

 Papers No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time 1. Mental and Numerical Test (Objective) 30 30 30 min. 2. General Knowledge Objective Test 30 30 30 min. 3. General English Test (Objective) 30 30 30 min. 4. Mathematics/ Computer Science (Optional) 60 60 60 min. Total Marks 150 150 2 Hours 30 Min.