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Topic-wise details and weightage  of CA Inter May 2024

Topic-wise details and weightage of CA Inter May 2024

In this CA Inter May 2024 Exams blog, we are going to reveal all the details about the Exam papers. We are incorporating chapter-wise or topic-wise details of each subject with marks distribution according to the ICAI CA Inter May 2024 Exams. This can help plan the studies for upcoming CA Inter Exams.

 

Question Paper Detail of CA Inter-Accounting Paper

First of all, we are going to discuss our first paper, which is accounting. Well, it was an easy paper but a little bit lengthy. Many CA Aspirants didnt complete their exam paper due to lengthy.

For more details, check the below table

Question no.

Marks

Topic

Remarks

1(A)

5

AS-2Easy question on accounting standard 2
(B)-I & ii

5

As-10The question is from study material
(C)

5

AS-12 (Govt. grant )Easy question from past year exam May 2019
(D)

5

Cash flow statementVery easy question on cash flow statement
 

 

  
 

 

  
2

20

Investment accounts and AS-13This is a lengthy question from study material and past year exam
 

 

  
3(A)

10

BranchThis is a new question on a branch. ( Tricky one )
(B)

10

Single entry systemEasy question on a single entry
 

 

  
4

20

Final accountsStudy material question but lengthy ( Schedule III)
 

 

  
5(A)

10

Departmental accountsEasy question on departmental accounts
(B)

10

Redemption of debentureStudy material question. Not hard
 

 

  
6(A)

5

Physical capital maintenance This is a new question. But it is optional.
(B)

5

Insurance claimStudy material question to find out loss of stock
(C)

5

Hire purchaseEasy question to calculate the cost price
(D)

5

Profit before incorporationThe question is on the apportionment of expenses on an appropriate basis

 

 

Question Paper Detail of CA Inter- Law

CA Inter law which is considered difficult from a scoring point of view is changed a lot last few attempts.

For full details, check the below table.

Question no.

Marks

Topic

Remarks

1(A)

6

Small companySec 2(85) will attract here, not a tough question
(B)-i

3

Corporate social responsibilityEasy question on provisions of CSR
(B)-ii

3

Sec 127The question is regarding  dividend
(C)

4

Contract ActSec 126 will apply here, the question is on the validity of the contract of guarantee
(D)

3

Negotiable instrument act, 1881Sec 130 will attract here, the question is regarding the title of transferee and transferor
 

 

  
2(A)

4

Sec 96 of companies act, 2013The question is regarding the validity of the first AGM
(B)-i

3

Sec 138 and rule no.13Easy question on appointment of internal auditor
(B)-ii

3

Sec 139 (7) This is a direct question on the appointment of the first auditor of govt. co.
(C)

4

Contract of pledge (Sec 172 and 177)Question is regarding duties of pledgee and rights of pledger
(D)

3

Negotiable instrument act, 1881The question is an on-demand notice regarding dishonored the cheque.
 

 

  
3(A)

5

Sec 8 (NPO)The question is on  provisions regarding fraudulent activity
(B)

5

Reappointment of auditorsThe question is on the Validity of the removal of auditors
(C)-i

4

Negotiable instrument act, 1881The question is regarding demand and time instrument
(C)-ii

 

Negotiable instrument act, 1881Sec 95 will attract here, Question is on notice to the party by holder whom he charges
(D)

3

DefinitionsThis is a direct question ( Means and includes)
 

 

  
4(A)-i

3

Buyback of own sharesSec 68(2) and (8) will apply here. It is regarding the validity of the statement
(A)-ii

3

Deemed prospectusSec 31 will apply here
(B)

4

Sec 73 and 76 AAn unsecured loan will be regarded as deposits
(C)

4

General clause act, 1897It is a tricky question regarding Sec 3(26) and 3(36)
(D)

3

Aids to interpretationsThe question is regarding foreign decisions
 

 

  
5(A)

5

Validity of decisions regarding registered officeSec12(5) and (6) will apply here.  This is a direct question
(B)

5

Sec 2(60) or sec 119Easy question on officer in default or provisions regarding the inspection of minutes book
(C)

4

Contract Act, 1872Provisions of ratification (Sec 200)
(D)

3

General clauses Act, sec 10The question is regarding the computation of time

 

 

Question Paper Detail of CA Inter- Costing

Now, lets look at our 3rd paper, which is Costing. Costings paper was also easy and simple. Some questions came from the previous exam paper but with a few changes.

For more details, check the below table.

Question No.

Marks

Topic

Remarks

1(A)

5

Material costingEasy question on ABC analysis
(B)

5

OverheadsGood question on the step ladder method
(C)

5

Unit and batch costingEasy question on economic batch quantity
(D)

5

Marginal costingEasy question from study material to calculate cost indifference point and breakeven point
 

 

  
2(A)

10

Cost sheetThis is a good question with some changes. Required good conceptual knowledge
(B)

5

Joint and Buy productVery easy question from joint product
(C)

5

Labor costingQuestion to calculate Employee turnover rate using separation and flux method. Required to calculate equivalent employee turnover rate.
 

 

  
3(A)

10

ReconciliationIt is a study material question. Required to prepare cost sheet also.
(B)

10

Activity costingA simple question to find out activity cost rates and cost of unused capacity
 

 

  
4(A)

10

Process costingQuestion to find out % of wastage in process and prepare process accounts. Easy concept
(B)

5

Service costingA similar question in RTP Nov 2018. (Simple question )
(C)

5

Contract costingA very simple question to find out the value of work certified and notional profit
 

 

  
5(A)

10

Standard costingBook question but with one change to calculate the standard rate. Required to compute variances.
(B)

10

BudgetVery easy question to prepare sales, production, and raw material budget.
 

 

  
6

20

Theory questionThe question was on VED analysis, rowan premium, and Margin of safety

 

 

Wait for the other papers.

 

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