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CLAT 2020 Important Books: Subject-wise Best Books

Updated On - February 27 2020 by Aditya Anand

CLAT 2020 Important Books: National University Of Study And Research In Law (NUSRL), Ranchi will conduct CLAT 2020 on 10 May 2020. Many interested law candidates have already started their preparation for the Common Law Admission Test. When preparing for CLAT, one must have good strategy and must prepare from the right books. As there are limited number of CLAT books 2020 available in the market, candidate must start their preparation from some good books.

Choosing the best books for preparation is the first step that every canidadates need for clearing CLAT 2020 law entrance examination. Given below are some important books for CLAT 2020:

CLAT 2020 Best Books 

Lots of Books are available in the market but candidtae must study from some best books. Given below is a list of some books that candidates can take up for CLAT 2020 preparation.

  1. Word Power Made Easy

  2. Butterworths

  3. Lexis Nexis

  4. Analytical Reasoning

  5. Verbal Reasoning

  6. Analytical and Logical Reasoning

  7. Objective Arithmetic

  8. GK Today

  9. Manorama Year Book

  10. India Year Book

  11. Universal’s LLB Entrance Guide

Check section-wise important and best books from the below section.

Books for CLAT 2020 English Language Section

English And Comprehension section in the offline CLAT paper carries about 40 questions mainly from comprehension passages. There will be some grammar related questions and the vocabulary related questions based on the comprehension passage.

The candidates can prepare for English section from the following books:

  • Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis

  • High School English Grammar and Composition by Wren & Martin

  • English is Easy by Chetananand Singh

  • Objective General English by RS Aggarwal

  • Barron’s Pocket Guide to Vocabulary

CLAT 2020 Books for General Knowledge Section

General Knowledge and Current Affairs section has about 50 questions in the CLAT paper. The questions are based on topics like Static General Knowledge including Books and Authors, Nation and Currency, Country and Capital, Indian and World Geography, Global Flora and Fauna, Indian Constitution, etc. Apart from the Static GK part, appropriate number of questions cover the current events from across the world.

CLAT 2020 aspirants can refer to following books for preparing the General Knowledge section of CLAT 2020.

  • Pearson General Knowledge Manual 2020

  • Lucent’s General Knowledge

  • Manorama Year Book

  • India Year Book

  • Competition Success Review

  • Pratiyogita Darpan

  • The Hindu Newspaper

  • The Indian Express Newspaper

  • Hindustan Times

  • The Telegraph Newspaper

Books for CLAT 2020 Legal Aptitude Section

There are about 50 questions from Legal Aptitude and Knowledge section in CLAT paper. The questions will be basically designed on legal propositions and their conclusions. The section will also have questions from topics like some recent big cases in Supreme Court or Legal Maxims/Legal Vocabulary which are known as Legal Awareness topics.

Given below are some good books for CLAT Legal Aptitude section:

  1. Universal’s CLAT Guide

  2. Legal Awareness and Legal Aptitude by AP Bhardwaj

  3. LexisNexis Butterworths

  4. Bare Acts of Indian Constitution

Books for CLAT 2020 Logical Reasoning Section

This section of CLAT exam carries questions of analytical and logical reasoning type. There will be questions from topics such as missing series, missing numbers, syllogism, statement-assumption reasoning, blood relations, mapping and directions, circular arrangements and coding-decoding. Candidates can cover all these topics from the following boooks:

  1. Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by RS Aggarwal

  2. Analytical Reasoning by MK Pandey

  3. Analytical and Logical Reasoning by R.S. Aggarwal

Best books for CLAT 2020 for Mathematics Preparation

The Mathematics section of the CLAT law entrance exam will basically have elementary numerical ability questions of Class 10 standard carries 20 marks. The questions will cover a varied number of topics including Number systems, Algebra, Co-ordinate Geometry, Geometry, Trigonometry, Mensuration, Statistics and Probability.

Interested students can take help from following books:

  • Quantitative Aptitude by RS Aggarwal

  • Class 10th NCERT Textbook

CLAT 2020 Books Recommended by Toppers

The toppers of previous year CLAT Test have also recommended some books for CLAT 2020 preparation. Given below are some CLAT preparation books recommended by the toppers.

Preparation Best Books for CLAT 2020

Best Books as per toppers

Elementary Mathematics with Numerical Ability

Quantitative Aptitude by RS Aggarwal

English including Comprehension

  1. Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis

  2. English Grammar and Composition by Wren & Martin

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

  1. Lucent’s GK

  2. Manorama Yearbook

  3. Pratiyogita Darpan

Legal Aptitude

  1. Universal’s CLAT Guide

  2. Bare Acts on Indian Constitution

  3. Legal Awareness and Legal Aptitude by AP Bhardwaj

  4. LexisNexis Butterworths

Logical Reasoning

  1. Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by RS Aggarwal

  2. Analytical Reasoning by MK Pandey

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