# GATE Exam Analysis 2019 | Questions Asked, Difficulty Level & Good Attempts

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering has begun on February 2, 2019. More than 9 lakhs of students are taking up in the examination. There are two sessions each day having different branches. One of the top branches, Computer Science examination is over. Here in this blog, candidates can know the **GATE** exam analysis of various subjects. Check out the table to know detailed exam analysis.

### GATE Exam Analysis – Electronics and Communication

The overall difficulty level of the ECE exam was moderate to tough. According to students review about the exam, the General Aptitude was easy and the remaining sections were a bit tough. Take a look at the below table to know about a number of questions from each topic.

Subjects and Topics | Questions (1 Mark + 2 Mark) | Total Marks |

General Aptitude | 10 (5+5) | 15 |

Engineering Mathematics | 6 (3+3) | 9 |

Signals and Systems | 6 (2+4) | 10 |

Electromagnetics | 6 (3+3) | 9 |

Communications | 8 (4+4) | 12 |

Analog Circuits | 6 (2+4) | 10 |

Digital Circuits | 4 (3+1) | 5 |

Networks | 3 (1+2) | 5 |

EDC | 9 (3+6) | 15 |

Control Systems | 7 (4+3) | 10 |

Here are a few questions asked in the GATE ECE 2019 exam. Go through the below-listed questions

#### Questions asked in GATE ECE Paper 2019

- The relationship between responsivity, quantum efficiency, and energy.
- FInd the output frequency of two flip-flops having clock frequency of 12hz.
- E[2x+y]=0 and E[x+2y]=33 then find E[x]+E[y]
- The boat has arrived ____ the dawn
- The strategies that the company ____ to sell its goods ___ house to house delivery.
- Find the number of distinct eigenvalues.

A= [2 2 3 3

0 1 1 1 ;

0 0 3 3;

0 0 0 2]

### GATE Exam Analysis – Civil

Subjects | Questions (1 Mark + 2 Mark) | Total Marks |

General Aptitude | 10 (5+5) | 15 |

Engineering Mechanics | 7 (3+4) | 11 |

Soil Mechanics | 11 (5+6) | 17 |

Environmental Engineering | 6 (2+4) | 10 |

Fluid Mechanics | 5 (2+3) | 8 |

Structural Analysis | 3 (2+1) | 4 |

Strength of Materials | 3 (1+2) | 5 |

Steel Structure | 3 (1+2) | 5 |

Surveying | 4 (1+3) | 7 |

R.C.C | 3 (2+1) | 4 |

Irrigation & Hydrology | 5 (4+1) | 6 |

CPM | 1 (0+1) | 2 |

Transportation Engineering | 4 (2+2) | 6 |

Here are a few questions listed out which were asked in Civil Exam Paper. Go through the questions listed below.

- Conditions for development of quicksand in terms of total stress effective stress critical hydraulic gradient.
- The probability of obtaining storm at least once in 5 years is 0.25. When will storm reappear?
- What is the ratio of velocity head and critical depth of critical flow in a rectangular channel
- A ladder is 6m away from the base of vertical wall. It is inclined at 45 degree to the horizontal at a distance H/5 from the bottom of the wall. What is the value of H?

### GATE Exam Analysis – Computer Science

The difficulty level of GATE CS paper was easy to moderate. Programming & Data Structures and Discrete Mathematics subjects carried highest marks weightage. According to students, questions from Database were tough. General Aptitude was easy to score. Based on the analysis, the expected cut off would be around 25-27 marks. Go through the table to know more about the analysis.

Subject and Topics | Questions (1 Mark + 2 Mark) | Total Marks |

General Aptitude- Venn Diagrams, Speed time | 10 (5+5) | 15 |

Engineering Mathematics- Matrices, Eigen Values, Vector | 5 (3+2) | 7 |

Discrete mathematics- Hamiltonian, Mode | 8 (5+3) | 11 |

Programming & Data Structures- Array, C Programming (Value based) | 9 (4+5) | 14 |

Algorithms- Quicksort, Time Complexity | 4 (2+2) | 6 |

Computer Organization- Cache full association | 3 (2+1) | 4 |

Theory of Computation- Regular, Non-Regular | 4 (2+2) | 6 |

Databases- B+ tree, Functional Dependency | 5 (1+4) | 9 |

Operating Systems- Synchronization, SRTF, fork, deadlock | 5 (2+3) | 8 |

Computer Networks- Application layer, layered application | 5 (1+4) | 9 |

Compiler Design- First follow | 3 (1+2) | 5 |

Digital Logic | 4 (2+2) | 6 |

Total | 65 | 100 |

Hope you have gone through the GATE exam analysis well. Now we have listed out few questions asked in the examination. This will be helpful for candidates who will be taking up further upcoming GATE exams.

#### Questions asked in GATE CS Paper 2019

- Given the Functional Dependencies: QR->S, R->P, S->Q, They are decomposed into 2 functional dependencies Y(PR) and Z(QRS). Which of the following statements is true? S1: Y and Z are in BCNF; S2: Y and Z are both dependency preserving and lossless decomposition.
- Given Z=X-Y, if X and Y are two n-bit numbers, what is the minimum number of bits required to store Z so that overflow doesn’t occur?
- What is the total number of Hamiltonian cycles for the complete graph of n vertices?
- Max and min value… 3 processes: P1(…..d+20…..), P2(……d-50……), P3(……d+10……). An initial value of d=100… P1, P2, P3 concurrent process
- Ten friends decided to give a gift to a teacher by dividing the total amount. If 2 of them decided not to give then others had to give 150rs more. What is the total amount?
- If 15 computers are to be connected using 8 port Ethernet switches, then the minimum number of switches required is ____. Assume no separate uplink port is available
- Find the absolute value of the product of eigenvalues of the matrix. [1 2 4 8], [1 3 9 16], [1 4 16 64], [1 5 25 125]

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### GATE Exam Analysis – Mechanical

GATE Mechanical paper was conducted in two sessions. Session 1 was easy to moderate. Manufacturing and Thermodynamics were the subjects with high weight with the application based questions. General aptitude was an easy section.

Subject and Topics | Questions (1 Mark + 2 Mark) | Total Marks |

General Aptitude- English, Reasoning | 10 (5+5) | 15 |

Engineering Mathematics- Integration, Limits, Eigenvalues, Trapezoidal Methods | 8 (4+4) | 12 |

Theory of Machines and Vibrations- Vibrations, cam-follower, gyroscope, angular velocity | 6 (3+3) | 9 |

Manufacturing- Non-conventional, Defects of casting, orthogonal turning, slab milling, a clearance fit | 8 (2+6) | 14 |

The strength of materials- Thermal stress, stress & strain, twisting moment | 6 (2+4) | 10 |

Fluid Mechanics- Kinematics, a viscosity between layers, total acceleration | 3 (2+1) | 4 |

Thermodynamics & Applications- Entropy, Ideal Gas, VCRs, Brayton Cycle, Rankine with regeneration | 7 (3+4) | 11 |

Industrial Engineering- Weightage moving average, forecast, assignment | 4 (2+2) | 6 |

Heat Transfer- Convection, Conduction with heat generation | 4 (2+2) | 6 |

Machine Design- Gear, brakes, fluctuating stress, a factor of safety | 5 (3+2) | 7 |

Engineering Mechanics- Position vector, friction force, Truss, FBD | 4 (2+2) | 6 |

Total | 65 | 100 |

#### Questions asked in GATE ME Paper 2019

- x+y= 26; x*y= 165. Then find x-y
- Evaluate: dy/dx=7x2y…y(1)=0
- The sum and product of two integers is 26 and 165. Find the difference between two integers.
- The straight part of the casting connecting runner to pouring basin
- Integral of (1 to e) xln (x) dx= ?
- If power is equal to 2kw, angular velocity=200 rad/s, pitch circle dia= 100mm, Then a load of the spur gear is____

These were few questions asked in the GATE exam. We will keep you updated with other branches as well. Hope you have received details on the GATE Exam analysis of 2019 exam. Do share your feedback in the below comment box.

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