CAT 2024 – a 9 month journey
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CAT 2024 – a 9 month journey

Expected format of CAT 2024 Duration 2 hours (with designated time-slots) Number of Questions 66 Question Types Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and Type in The Answer (TITA) Questions Sections 1. Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (VARC) 24 questions   2. Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR) 20 questions   3. Quantitative Ability (QA) 22 questions Marking Scheme +3…

Percentage & Percentage change
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Percentage & Percentage change

Percent (read as per cent) means ‘every hundred’, or, essentially, ‘out of 100’. If we are given a fraction, we can simply convert it to a percentage by multiplying 100. Say, we have ½, which, when multiplied with 100 becomes ½ x 100 = 50%. What do we mean by a percentage change? Say, a…

How to solve Removal and replacement questions
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How to solve Removal and replacement questions

We often get questions involving  removal and replacement of mixtures where a part of a mixture is removed and replaced by some other solution. Say, a vessel contains different constituents in some given ratio. A fraction of the solution is removed and some quantity of some constituent is added to the solution. This process is…

GMAT Quant – Ten points to keep in mind
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GMAT Quant – Ten points to keep in mind

The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a computer adaptive test taken for entry into top management programs worldwide. It is intended to assess the student’s ability in the Verbal Ability and Quantitative Aptitude along with writing and data analysis skills. Being adaptive in nature, the test puts forward questions depending on the solving accuracy…

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GMAT Focus Edition – all you need to know

As we all know that the GMAC has come up with a new format – the GMAT Focus Edition. In this video, we will talk about the different aspects of the test – the test structure and scoring, and how those are different from the earlier version. In a nutshell, things have become shorter and…

Digital SAT Bluebook Test 4 – Math
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Digital SAT Bluebook Test 4 – Math

The Digital SAT is the new SAT format where the questions are distributed across 2 sections which are adaptive (section-wise adaptive). To give an idea how you can solve the questions, I have solved the 2 Math sections of the 4th sample official College Board test (Bluebook). The need to use a calculator is overrated since none…

Is it MBA?

Is it MBA?

While doing an MBA seems to be an obvious choice for some, for most it often starts as a matter of inquisitiveness. They have heard others do an MBA and have wondered is this the right step for me? How can I be sure whether doing an MBA and investing not just close to $100,000…

GMAT preparation – how long does it take?
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GMAT preparation – how long does it take?

How long does it take for GMAT preparation? This is one of the most common questions everyone has regarding GMAT preparation. Unfortunately, it isn’t the right question. The right question should have been: “How long would it take ‘me’ to prepare for the test?” Just like any other skill, this takes time to learn. No…