100 Days plan for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT 2017

August 16th, 2017 by

Is there enough time to prepare for CAT 2017? As the CAT 2017 exam draws near, fear and sometimes panic starts to set in and this the most common question that I get asked. I will try to answer the question in this post and probably two more. Short Answer: Yes Slightly long answer: CAT preparation requires anywhere from 300 hours to 500 hours of serious preparation. That much time is more than enough for you (and for anyone else) to reach his or her peak potential. So, if you can put in 2-3 hours on weekdays and perhaps a little more on the weekend, you have enough time. Really lo

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Happy Independence Day – Use coupon code FREEDOM to get 10% off

August 14th, 2017 by

Every year, we run some discount offers on Independence Day. This year, we thought we would go a step further. We have decided to support Indian soldiers disabled in the line of duty. From the scorching deserts of Rajasthan to the freezing heights of Siachen, from the dense jungles of Arunachal Pradesh to the beaches of Port Blair, the Indian Army is an ever-dependable machinery that has embraced struggle and sacrifice for nation-building. So, we will donate 50 Rs. for every student who registers for any of our courses today (14th August) / tomorrow (15ht August) as a part of the Inde

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How to prepare for CAT 2017 in last 100 days?

August 10th, 2017 by

Register Now Join Class 100 days, for people who grew up in the 90s, was a thriller starring Madhuri Dixit and Jackie Sheroff. It was something that they talked about endlessly in school discussing the concepts of premonition and clairvoyance even though they could not spell it. People who are reading this might be too young to remember that. The idea that someone can be clairvoyant and predict incidents in future was fascinating.  In this post, I will try to do the same. Just kidding! I will try to suggest a few things that you can do and you should do in the last 100 days so that you

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Fill and Win Crossword Contest 002

August 10th, 2017 by

In this series on ‘Fill and Win Crossword Contests’, we will be putting up a crossword every Thursday on our blog. Not only it will enhance your knowledge but it also gives you a chance to win some cash prizes and discount vouchers. Rules: You need to fill the crossword before Tuesday midnight (15-Aug-2017). One lucky winner will win a cash prize of 500 Rs. The amount would be transferred via PayTM to the number you give while registering for the crossword. Ensure that you fill your details properly. Ten lucky winners will win a discount coupon of 250 Rs. valid on all cou

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How to Solve Number of Integral Solutions Questions for CAT 2017

August 9th, 2017 by

Equation type: Ax + By = C Few rules to find integral solutions of this type of equations. First, reduce the equation in lowest reducible form. After reducing, if coefficients of x and y still have a common factor, the equation will have no solutions. If x and y are co-prime in the lowest reducible form, find any one integral solution. The rest of the solutions can be derived from that integral solution. For each successive integral solutions of the equation, the value x and y will change by a coefficient of the other variable .If the equation is of the type Ax - By=C (

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Fill and Win Crossword Contest 001

August 3rd, 2017 by

In this series on ‘Fill and Win Crossword Contests’, we will be putting up a crossword every Thursday on our blog. Not only it will enhance your knowledge but it also gives you a chance to win some cash prizes and discount vouchers. Rules: You need to fill the crossword before Tuesday midnight (8-Aug-2017). One lucky winner will win a cash prize of 500 Rs. The amount would be transferred via PayTM to the number you give while registering for the crossword. Ensure that you fill your details properly. Ten lucky winners will win a discount coupon of 250 Rs. valid on all cour

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How to solve Logical Reasoning questions based on Ranking and Ordering

August 1st, 2017 by

Logical reasoning questions based on ranking involve ordering people/objects based on certain characteristics like height/weight/score etc. In these types of questions, you are supposed to place people/objects in a decreasing or increasing order based on certain attributes. There is not one common method to solve ranking problems and strategy should vary with questions. But there are certain key-steps that can be applied while approaching such questions. They are: Online Coaching for CAT 2017 Convert written clues into visual clues so that you would not need to read the text agai

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CAT 2017 Exam Notification Released – Important Dates, IIFT Clash, and other details

July 29th, 2017 by

CAT 2017 Exam Notification was released today on the official website. The exam will be held on 26th November 2017 in two slots. It will clash with the IIFT 2017 exam unless something changes. The advertisement will appear in newspapers tomorrow i.e. 30th July. CAT 2017 - Advertisement for tomorrow (30th July) Original on Official CAT 2017 Website CAT 2017 - Important dates Notification Release: July 30, 2017 Registration opens: August 9, 2017 Registration closes: September 20 (5 PM), 2017 Admit Card Issue: October 18, 2017 CAT 2017 Exam: Sunday, November 26, 2017. IIFT Exam is sch

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Application of Quantitative Ability Concepts in Logical Reasoning Puzzles and Data Interpretation Sets

July 28th, 2017 by

In the recent CAT papers, we have seen questions in Logical Reasoning & Data Interpretation section based on the concepts from Quantitative Ability. These questions can also be solved with simple logic but if solved with the Quantitative Ability concepts then solving becomes more convenient. Topics such as Mixture-Allegation, Percentages, Linear equations, numbers etc. are used to frame questions. In this post, we will look at some of the Quantitative Ability based applications in this section of CAT. We will not discuss the Quantitative Ability concepts in this post, rather we will im

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IIFT 2017 – Exam Notification, Important Dates, Process to Apply

July 25th, 2017 by

Admission to MBA(IB) 2018-20 at New Delhi, Kolkata & Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh) ELIGIBILITY Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with 50% marks in Graduation (45% for SC/ST/PWD candidates). Candidate appearing in the final year examination of Graduation can also apply. No age limit. RESERVATION    Seats are reserved as per Government of India rules. The reservations are subject to candidates meeting the admission requirement of the Institute under different categories.  MODE OF ADMISSION  (i) For General/ Res

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