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How to Prepare for Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning for the CAT Common Admission Test (English) 6th Edition

Author: Arun Sharma
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Length: 624 Pages
Publisher: Tata McGraw - Hill Education
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How to Prepare for Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning for the CAT Common Admission Test (English) 6th Edition (Paperback) Price: Rs.495

How To Prepare For Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning For The CAT is a book that provides the readers with key insights into preparing for the Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning section of the CAT.

Summary Of The Book

CAT, short form for Common Admission Test, is a test that helps analyze a person’s quantitative and verbal abilities, logical reasoning, and data interpretation skills. Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning are highly important sections of the CAT, as it comprises one third of the total marks. How To Prepare For Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning For The CAT is a book that is geared towards enabling students prepare for the Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning portion of CAT.

Each chapter of this book begins with a brief overview of what the reader would have learnt once they’re done. Sharma has added neat and highly descriptive diagrams, wherever necessary, along with flowcharts and tables. Some chapters include Basic Modes of Data Interpretation, Theory of Logical Reasoning, Challenges in Data Interpretation, and Logical Reasoning Exercises.

Sharma has included 20 ten-minute test papers, which are ideal for those who are crunched for time. In total, the book has added 23 full-length sectional test papers, and 6 model test papers. At the end of the book, Sharma has added CAT question papers from 2003 to 2008, which are based on the old pattern, followed by two CAT sample papers, based on the 2009 pattern. The Logical Reasoning section of this book comprises of illustrated solutions to questions of difficulty level II and III. The readers are also provided with step-by-step answers to DI questions of varying difficulty levels.

This edition of How To Prepare For Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning For The CAT was published in 2011, by Tata McGraw-Hill Education.

About Arun Sharma

Arun Sharma is an author.

Sharma has written How To Prepare For Verbal Ability And Reading Comprehension For The CAT, How To Prepare For Quantitative Aptitude For The CAT, and How To Prepare For Logical Reasoning For The CAT.

Sharma holds undergraduate degrees in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunication Engineering. He also holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. He currently serves as the Associate Professor at the University of New South Wales.

Table of Contents

Section 1 - Data Interpretation
Part 1 - Basic Modes of Data Interpretation

1 Data Interpretation - An overview
2 Tables
3. Bar Charts
4. X-Y Charts
5. Pie Charts
6. Cases

Part 2 - DI Exercises (without options)

1. DI Exercises (Without Options)

Part 3 - Ten Minute Test Papers

1. Ten Minute Test Papers - Test 1-20

Part 4 - Full Length Sectional Test Papers

Test I to XXIII

Part 5 - Model Test Papers

Model Test Paper 1 to 6

Section 2 - Logical Reasoning

Part I - Theory of Logical Reasoning

Part 2 - Logical Reasoning Exercises


1. Level of Difficulty ( LOD) 1
Learning Objectives 2.17
Chapter Highlights 2.17
2. Level of Difficulty (LOD) - II
3. Level of Difficculty (LOD) - III

Section 3 - Challenges in Data Interpretation

Part 1 - Challenges in Data Interpretation

1 Challenges in DI
Learning Objectives
Introduction

Section 4 Data Sufficiency

Part i - Data Sufficiency

Section 5 - CAT Question Papers : 2003 - 2009

Part 1 - Previous Year Question Papers (DI Portion) 2003-2008

CAT Question Papers 2003-2008

Part 2 - Sample Papers Based on 2009 Pattern

1. CAT 2009 Pattern Test 1
CAT 2009 Pattern Test 2

Specifications of How to Prepare for Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning for the CAT Common Admission Test (English) 6th Edition (Paperback)

Contributors
Authored By Arun Sharma
Author Info Arun Sharma started his coaching program in 1996 and is a well-known CAT examination trainer. Being an alumnus of IIM-Bangalore, Sharma also trains corporate professionals. He has cleared the CAT exam 11 times.
Book Details
Publisher Tata McGraw - Hill Education
Publication Year 2011
ISBN-13 9780071332156
ISBN-10 0071332154
Language English
Edition 6th
Binding Paperback
Number of Pages 624 Pages
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Ravi Handa
31 Oct 2011
Something is not always better than nothing

Let me start by saying that this is the only decent book on DI & LR which is available in the market. But does that make it a 'must buy' or even 'worth a buy'?

I don't think so. My reason for saying that is not the price of the book but the content. It is too voluminous to start with. It just covers various types of DI & LR questions. It is very repetitive in nature and if a student should not spend too much time solving it. A student's time can be better used elsewhere.

If you are a student and looking for something to practice your DI / LR skills, I would recommend looking at p...
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Let me start by saying that this is the only decent book on DI & LR which is available in the market. But does that make it a 'must buy' or even 'worth a buy'?

I don't think so. My reason for saying that is not the price of the book but the content. It is too voluminous to start with. It just covers various types of DI & LR questions. It is very repetitive in nature and if a student should not spend too much time solving it. A student's time can be better used elsewhere.

If you are a student and looking for something to practice your DI / LR skills, I would recommend looking at p...
Let me start by saying that this is the only decent book on DI & LR which is available in the market. But does that make it a 'must buy' or even 'worth a buy'?

I don't think so. My reason for saying that is not the price of the book but the content. It is too voluminous to start with. It just covers various types of DI & LR questions. It is very repetitive in nature and if a student should not spend too much time solving it. A student's time can be better used elsewhere.

If you are a student and looking for something to practice your DI / LR skills, I would recommend looking at previous year's CAT papers or joining a test series by TIME / IMS / CL, etc. I don't think any student can try out all the questions in a test paper in the given time limit. The student should revisit the paper and try and understand the concepts used in those questions.

If you want to buy a book purely for psychological reasons like 'I NEED SOME BOOK ON DI/LR', then go ahead and click the BUY button. But if that is not the case, if you want to learn, if you want to spend your time wisely - stay away from this book. It would be better if you look at other options (not books but other material from coaching institutes / websites)

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Priyesh Shrivastava
26 Jun 2012
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Use it for Reference purpose

Before buying this book we all must have searched the market and asked for suggestions for any book on LR/DI. This book must have got the maximum "YES". And its true.

However after reading this book, I find that the topics are extensively covered and this makes me feel bored sometimes. Its advisable to have a material of any reputed coaching institute and then finsh the syllabus from there.

However, this book may be useful in the situation when we want to have a complete command over a certain topic. Towards the end of my preparation, it served only as a reference material as I...
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Before buying this book we all must have searched the market and asked for suggestions for any book on LR/DI. This book must have got the maximum "YES". And its true.

However after reading this book, I find that the topics are extensively covered and this makes me feel bored sometimes. Its advisable to have a material of any reputed coaching institute and then finsh the syllabus from there.

However, this book may be useful in the situation when we want to have a complete command over a certain topic. Towards the end of my preparation, it served only as a reference material as I...
Before buying this book we all must have searched the market and asked for suggestions for any book on LR/DI. This book must have got the maximum "YES". And its true.

However after reading this book, I find that the topics are extensively covered and this makes me feel bored sometimes. Its advisable to have a material of any reputed coaching institute and then finsh the syllabus from there.

However, this book may be useful in the situation when we want to have a complete command over a certain topic. Towards the end of my preparation, it served only as a reference material as I finished my syllabus from other materials.

Cheers !!!

1 of 1 users found this review helpful.
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Roshank Ranjan
23 Jan 2012
Amazing book for DI & LR

Brilliant approach by the author by bringing out the importance of speed in DI & LR for CAT which plays a really massive role in your attempt. 10 minute tests fabulously increased my DI solving speed. Problem solving approach in LR section is also very interesting with the Reaction Tracker... All in all.. MUST BUY for CAT aspirants. Flipkart you ROCK !!!!

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ASHISH SAXENA
13 Oct 2011
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Awesome Delivery time

Ordered the book on 12th October at 3:35 a.m and got it delivered on 13th October at 3:25 a.m.
Kudos to Flipkart .. :-)

The book is pretty good for Data Interpretation and logical reasoning. Can be also used to prepare for e-litmus exam as well.

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Amit KAUSHIK
19 Dec 2013
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Quick delivery from flipkart

The price of the book and the delivery, both were excellent from Flipkart. The book was delivered the next day of my placing the order. Although I did not use the book much, but that's a different story.

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DI & LR

Best book to practice DI and LR for CAT.
If you are able to finish LR portion of this book you can solve CAT LR caselets with ease.
DI is given from the very basic and is very helpful for everyone doesn't matter whether you are strong or weak in this section
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Use it for Reference purpose

Before buying this book we all must have searched the market and asked for suggestions for any book on LR/DI. This book must have got the maximum "YES". And its true.

However after reading this book, I find that the topics are extensively covered and this makes me feel bored sometimes....
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16 Mar 2012
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Lots to look for.

Basically i was attracted towards this book after reading the QA book of arun sharma which is awesome.....

But after buying this book......What all you get in it?

-Lots and lots of DI practice....
-Quite a few practice on LR....
-model test paper
-mock test paper.....

This book is important no...
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ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS FOR CAT LR/DI SECT.

NO ONE NEEDS TO SOLVE ANYTHING WHO HAS THIS!!!!
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1)LEVEL OF QUESTION MAY AT SOMETIMES TROUBLE YOU WHILE THINKING .
FOR ME I THINK PRACTICALLY THERE IS NO OTHER BOOK THAT CAN MATCH THIS ONE!!
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