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.
Section 1 - Data Interpretation
Part 1 - Basic Modes of Data Interpretation
1 Data Interpretation - An overview
3. Bar Charts
4. X-Y Charts
5. Pie Charts
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
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
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