(Book) Logical Reasoning for CAT Exam by TMH
Language : English
Binding : Paperback
Publisher : McGraw Hill Education (14 June 2012)
Genre : Entrance Exams Preparation
Product Dimensions : 54.9 x 5.8 x 70.6 cm
Edition : 1st Edition, 2012
Pages : 532
Description : How To Prepare For Logical Reasoning For The CAT is a
guide that is solely devoted to the logical reasoning section of competitive
exams like CAT, and covers various topics and problems in detail.
Summary Of The Book
Logical Reasoning is a section in most competitive exams, and it forms a
vital part of the entrance exams to management institutes. The Logical Reasoning
section of exams like the Common Admission Test (CAT), is one of the toughest
sections that students have to face. This book, How To Prepare For Logical
Reasoning For The CAT, covers verbal ability and logical reasoning in separate
The book begins with an introduction on the LR section and its relevance in
the CAT paper. It discusses the current pattern of the CAT exam and the LR
section in it. The book covers every kind of logical reasoning question that can
be asked in management entrance exams.
It is divided into three parts. The first section of the first part covers
the basic concepts of logical reasoning and explains reasoning based on
Arrangements and Rank Based Reasoning. It also covers Quantitative Reasoning,
Formation of Teams and Puzzle Tests.
The next section of How To Prepare For Logical Reasoning For The CAT focuses
on verbal reasoning. It covers Logical Deduction, Binary Logic, Network
Diagrams, Venn Diagrams and Set Theory. This section also covers Syllogism and
The second part contains sets of reasoning questions based on exam patterns
of other, non-CAT management entrance exams. This section contain exercises on
Blood Relations, Sequences and Series, Statement and Conclusions, Direction
Test, Assertion and Reason, Mathematical Operations, Statements and Assumption,
and Courses of Action.
Part three of the book consists of sets of solved papers from previous CAT
exams held between the years 1999 and 2008. The next section in this part
contains XAT solved papers from 2008 to 2012. Section three contains a
compilation of IIFT papers from 2007 to 2011. The fourth section contains solved
SNAP papers from 2006 to 2011.
How To Prepare For Logical Reasoning For The CAT teaches students how to
approach the different types of LR problems to have the best chance of solving
them quickly and correctly. It explains to the students a method it calls the
reaction tracker, teaching them how to think of the best way to solve each
individual problem they might face.
About Arun Sharma
Arun Sharma is an author of books for competitive exams. Other books by this
writer are How To Prepare For Quantitative Aptitude For The CAT Common
Admission, Study Package For The CAT Online, How To Prepare For Data
Interpretation For The CAT Common Admission Test, CSAT Books On General Studies
Paper-2, and Test Series For The CAT Online.