CAT 2013 Simplified (Past 17 yr Papers + 20 Mock Test CD + Vocabulary + Comprehension + Contextual Usage + General Awareness) - a set of 2 books - 'CAT Topic-wise Solved Papers with Test & Assessment CD' and '50 COOL STORIES 3000 HOT WORDS.'
The CAT paper clearly requires an aspirant to have very good Comprehension, good Quantitative Reasoning, good Problem Solving skills, good General Knowledge/ Awareness and a very good vocabulary.
Book 1: The 'CAT Topic-wise Solved Papers with Test & Assessment CD' is one of the most powerful books for the students preparing for CAT or any other MBA Entrance Exam.
The book consists of past years solved papers of CAT from 1994 onwards distributed in 3 Units, which are further divided into 24 topics.
The book contains more than 2400 Milestone Problems for CAT with 600 in Quantitative Aptitude Unit (11 Topics), 800 in DI, DS & LR Unit (6 Topics) and 932 in Verbal Ability Unit (7 Topics).
The book also contains the cancelled paper of CAT - 2003 hence all question papers from 1994 to 2008 till CAT was offline + Memory based CAT 2009 & CAT 2010 Solved papers. The book provides detailed solutions to each and every question.
The focus of the book is to provide shortcuts and techniques which are a must to Crack CAT.
Alternative solutions are provided at various places. The students are advised to revise one topic and then solve all the questions provided on that topic.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Section I: Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation
1 Number System
2 Set Theory
4 Average, Ratio & Proportion
5 Algebra 1
6 Algebra 2
7 Percentage, Profit & Loss
10 Time, Distance & Work
11 Permutation, Combination & Probability
12 Line & Bar Chart
13 Pie Chart
14 Data Tabulation
15 Data Sufficiency
Section Ii: Logical Reasoning & Verbal Ability
16 Logical Reasoning
17 Analytical Reasoning
20 Paragraph Construction
21 Critical Reasoning
22 READING COMPREHENSION (Based on SOCIAL SCIENCES)
23 READING COMPREHENSION (Based on NATURAL SCIENCES)
24 READING COMPREHENSION (Based on HUMANITIES)
Memory Based 2009 cat solved paper
Memory Based 2010 cat solved paper
MOCK CAT CD
20 Unit-wise Tests (Part Test)
Section Test 1 - Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation
Section Test 2 - Logical Reasoning & Verbal Ability
Full Test 1
Full Test 2
Full Test 3
Book 2: The second book "50 COOL STORIES, 3000 HOT WORDS" is a unique book based on the Learning through Contextual Usage strategy.
The book is an excellent compilation of 50 titillating stories from diverse areas like Sciences, Sports, Polity, Economics, Sociology, History, Technology, Law, Linguistics, Media, Movies, Currents Trends, etc.
The stories will prove very useful in improving the Comprehension, Vocabulary, Contextual Usage and General Awareness.
The stories provide usage of 3000 words very useful to crack the CAT & other MBA entrance exams.
At the end of each story the author provides the words, their meaning, different forms of the word, synonyms etc.
An alphabetical list of the words is provided at the end of the book for an easy reference.
This is a radical approach of combining an extremely readable book and a dictionary in one package. The books will be asset for all MBA aspirants.
The book also offers multiple benefits to the readers.
Improves General Awareness
Improves Reading Skills
Teaches Contextual Usage
Inputs for Essay Writing
Inputs for GD/ PI
Improves Socio-economic Awareness
Updates on Current Trend & Issues
Cool & Interesting Reading
Table of Contents
Story 1 Thank God For My Average Looks
Story 2 How Television Makes or breaks a sport?
Story 3 Terraforming
Story 4 The Asian Skycraper Mania
Story 5 Where Adult Fear to Tread
Story 6 Think Global, Eat Local
Story 7 Peer Pressure
Story 8 Vocal Wisdom
Story 9 Pseudonyms
Story 10 The Dream Team Conundrum
Story 11 The 10 Percent Brain Myth
Story 12 Baby, You Can Take My Heart (I am Getting a Transplant !)
Story 13 Whats on and Whats Off?
Story 14 The Second World War
Story 15 The Reality Circus
Story 16 Is the Keyboard Mightier than the Pen?
Story 17 Smartness is a many Splendored Thing
Story 18 The Battle of Brands
Story 19 Flying in Red Ink
Story 20 Home Smart Home
Story 21 The Shakespeare Controversy
Story 22 Are 3d Movies worth it?
Story 23 Prisoners of Cyberia
Story 24 The Gifts of War
Story 25 Celebrating their Way to the Banks
Story 26 The Glass Ceiling
Story 27 Technology Leapfrogging
Story 28 Shopaholism
Story 29 The Killer Sports
Story 30 Stereotypes
Story 31 Bonds are not Forever
Story 32 Lean and Mean I’m Polythene
Story 33 The Case of the Jury vs. The Judge
Story 34 The Statistical Liar
Story 35 The Cold War
Story 36 Are Newspapers also an Endangered Species?
Story 37 Politically Correct
Story 38 Another Brick in the Mall
Story 39 Are We Getting Taller?
Story 40 Internet Killed the Rock Star
Story 41 Peculiar Social Customs
Story 42 A Concept Car Doesn’t Go Far
Story 43 What is Hypnosis?
Story 44 Idiot Box Turns Brainy Beauty
Story 45 Canine Commando
Story 46 The Homemaker Entrepreneur
Story 47 China, The Second Super Power
Story 48 Extinction of Species
Story 49 Bric Work
Story 50 Going to the Movies