How To Prepare For Quantitative Aptitude For The CAT is aimed at aspirants of competitive management exams. This book comprehensively covers the subject matter, and contains questions, solutions, and shortcuts.
Summary Of The Book
How To Prepare For Quantitative Aptitude For The CAT, published in 2012, is now in its fifth edition. This guide has been revised and updated to help Common Admission Test aspirants prepare for this competitive test. This guide has been designed to comprehensively cover each topic that is part of the Quantitative Ability syllabus.
How To Prepare For Quantitative Aptitude For The CAT starts off with an introduction about the format of QA in this online examination. The book is then divided into blocks, and each one has a number of chapters within. Block I contains information about Number Systems, and Progressions. The first chapter explains the Remainder Theorem, the concept of the Great Common Divisor, and number of zeroes in an expression. Block II gives examples of situations where Allegations can be put to use. The chapters included in the following block are Percentages, Interest, Time and Work, Profit and Loss, Time, Speed and Distance, and Ratio, Proportion and Variation. The 11th chapter is a part of Block IV, and it is further divided into two parts. Part I focuses on Geometry, while the second part explains Mensuration. This block also has a chapter on Coordinate Geometry. The next block of the guide has four chapters, which are Functions, Inequalities, Quadratic Equations, and Logarithms. The last block explains to students principles of Permutaftions and Combinations, Probability, and Set Theory.
Each chapter of this guidebook has questions at the end which are listed into three sections as per their level of difficulty. In addition to this, the author has also added many tips and shortcuts to help students in increasing their problem solving skills. Mock and model questions sets have been incorporated at the end of How To Prepare For Quantitative Aptitude For The CAT. Those who are preparing management entrance tests like NMAT, SNAP, XAT, and CMAT will find this book to be very resourceful. Previous editions of these books have been best-sellers
About Arun Sharma
Arun Sharma is a popular writer of books based on preparations of entrance exams like CAT.
Some of the books written by the author are How To Prepare For Verbal Ability And Reading Comprehension For The CAT, CSAT Data Interpretation Logical Reasoning And General Mental Ability For General Studies, Study Package For The CAT Online, and Comprehension, Interpersonal & Communication Skills For General Studies.
Sharma has a BSc. in Electrical Engineering, and B.E. in Tele-Communication Engineering. He also has a MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. He is the CEO of Mindworkzz, and the Director of Kalyanpur Cements Ltd. He was a Major in the Indian Armed Forces. He has also been the President, General Manager, and Managing Director of different organizations. The author holds the record for having cracked the CAT examination eleven times.
First Things First
1. Additions and Subtractions (as an extension of additions)
3. Divisions, Percentage Calculations and Ratio Comparisons
4. Squares and Cubes of Numbers
BLOCK -- I
1. NUMBER SYSTEMS
BLOCK -- II
BLOCK -- III
6. PROFIT AND LOSS
8. RATIO, PROPORTION AND VARIATION
9. TIME AND WORK
10. TIME, SPEED AND DISTANCE
BLOCK -- IV
11. GEOMETRY AND MENSURATION
PART I: GEOMETERY
PART II: MENSURATION
12. COORDINATE GEOMETRY
BLOCK -- V
15. QUADRATIC EQUATIONS
BLOCK -- VI
17. PERMUTATIONS AND COMBINATIONS
19. SET THEORY
MOCK TEST PAPERS
MODEL TEST PAPER
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Good Book for preparation for CAT, SSC-CGL
11 Mar, 2015
Buil Your Quant Ability From Basic Level
25 Jan, 2015
Excellent Steal !!!
4 Jan, 2015
Average But Of course not for Beginners & also not helpful for CAT
17 Nov, 2014
Its a must for people who say "aptitude never comes for me"
11 Oct, 2014