CSAT: Data Interpretation
In everyday business the bureaucrats and Government executives must face lots of facts and figures.
For efficiency these facts are presented in more compact and precise forms such as:-
1) Tables - the data tables)
2) Graphs - these are in 2D and 3D,
3) Charts - these are Pie, Bar, Pert, etc,
4) Diagrams - these are Geometric or Venn diagram.
Ability of data interpretation is that an Administrator must possess this basic skills of deciphering the data from the above mentioned precise forms of tables, charts etc which enhances his/her administrative efficiency.
So IAS Prelim/CSAT exam test the candidates ability of data interpretation.