CAT Quantitative Aptitude The following questions are taken from past CAT questions papers. The answers are marked in green colour. 1. The wheels of bicycles A and B have radii 30 cm and 40 cm, respectively. While travelling a certain distance, each wheel of A required 5000 more revolutions than each wheel of B. If bicycle B travelled this distance in 45 minutes, then its speed, in km per hour, was 1. 14π 2. 18π 3. 12π 4. 16π 2. In a class, 60% of the students are girls and…

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## Profit and Loss – Quantitative Aptitude

PROFIT AND LOSS In this article, we will learn the different types of questions asked on Profit and Loss topic in MBA CET/CMAT/MAT/ATMA etc. exams. First of all, let’s clear the basic concepts. C.P – Cost Price S.P – Selling Price Profit is money earned when a certain commodity is sold at price higher than Cost Price. Profit(P) = S.P – C.P A Loss is money lost when a certain commodity is sold at price lower than Cost Price. Loss(L) = C.P – S.P Profit Percentage, as…

Read More## Quantitative Comparison – Quantitative Aptitude

QUANTITATIVE COMPARISON Finally a topic which requires 360 degree knowledge of Quant section. Remember, there is difference between Data Sufficiency and Quantitative Comparison. Data Sufficiency Data Sufficiency questions consists of a question followed by two different statements, numbered (1) and (2). Example: Is the integer x odd? (1) x is the product of two different prime numbers. (2) x is divisible by 7. Data Sufficiency is all about testing the conditions whether they are sufficient to provide a consistent solution to the problem or not. (A) if (1)…

Read More## Caselet – Data Interpretation

CASELET DI Caselet from Data Interpretation section can be difficult because it requires the formulation of data from given statements. A word problem is given that has to be visualized then formulated in the form of table or set theory followed by the use of speed techniques to solve. One must be well versed with concepts of Percentages, Ratio Proportion, Fraction simplification, Approximations, Averages in order to solve DI sets. The squares of numbers till 30, cubes till 20 should be known along with percentage values of (1/2), (1/3),…..(1/12).…

Read More## Averages Mixtures Alligations

AVERAGES MIXTURES ALLIGATIONS Hello Uotians, Averages Mixtures Alligations is a very interesting topic from Quant section of MBA Entrance Exams as well as Bank Exams. AVERAGES CONCEPT Average or Mean is nothing but the sum of all the entities given divided with the number of entities Example: The average of numbers 5, 9 and 16 is (5+9+16)/3 = 30/3 = 10 MIXTURES AND ALLIGATIONS CONCEPT When we mix 2 or more entities, a mixture is obtained. Alligation is linking when different mixtures are added and other parameters like cost, profit…

Read More## Data Interpretation: Bar Graph Tricks Questions & Answer

Hello Uotians, I hope you are doing well. Data Interpretation carries about 20 marks in MBA CET exam. In order to score in CET exam, you should focus on DI to score maximum marks because students don’t find other Quant questions very comforting to solve. Your task is to get maximum marks using speed techniques. Different types of DI sets asked in the exam are Line chart Bar graph Pie chart Caselet Numerical table Mixed chart A student should be well versed with the concept of percentages, averages, ratio proportion…

Read More## Pie Chart – Data Interpretation

PIE CHART DI I hope you are doing well. Data Interpretation carries about 20+ marks in MBA CET exam. In order to score in CET/CMAT exam, you should focus on DI to score maximum marks because students don’t find other Quant questions very comforting. A pie chart is easy to understand and solve using basic arithmetic concepts. It can be coupled with another pie chart or bar/numeric table/line graph to make the question look complex. Different types of DI sets asked in the exam are Line chart Bar graph Pie…

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