(Book) Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT Exam by TMH
Language : English
Binding : Paperback
Publisher : TMH
Product Dimensions : 21.5 x 2.7 x 27.4 cm
ISBN : 9781259027017, 1259027015
Edition : 5th Edition, 2012
Pages : 704
Description : 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,
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.