5 things you must do in the last week before CAT

November 18th, 2019 by

This must be a nervous time for you. It is completely natural. But if you are panicking, you are probably taking it a bit too far. Rest assured, the efforts that you have put in over the last few months would not go to waste. I can only wish that all readers of this post ended up with the colleges they deserve and hope that they actually get something even better. But we all know that is statically impossible.  Here are a few things that I suggest that you do in the last week to calm your nerves and hopefully ace the CAT 2019 exam. 1. Revise important formulas While I understand that yo

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IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2014

November 13th, 2019 by

Given below are the questions and answers for IIFT GK from the year 2014. Your goal should be to get approximately 6 to 8 questions correct from the lot given below without any errors. The cutoff for IIFT GK is typically around 3-4 marks where each question is for 0.5 marks. IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Questions from Previous Year Paper of 2014 Match the Indian Gold Medal Winners at the 2014 Commonwealth Games held at Glasgow with the sports type in which the medal was awarded: Name of the Player   Sports Type a Joshana Chinnppa 1 Weightlifting b Vinesh Phog

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IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2012

November 11th, 2019 by

Given below are the questions and answers for IIFT GK from the year 2012. Your goal should be to get approximately 6 to 8 questions correct from the lot given below without any errors. The cutoff for IIFT GK is typically around 3-4 marks where each question is for 0.5 marks. IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Questions from Previous Year Paper of 2012 What was the picture shown on the first stamp of independent India? The new Indian flag Ashoka Lion Capital A portrait of Mahatma Gandhi A Douglas DC-4 aircraft Which of the following venues has hosted the Summer Olympics Games the

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Your guide to acing SNAP this year

November 5th, 2019 by

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) is an exam conducted by the Symbiosis International University for the aspirants who dream of pursuing their MBA in the top institutions of the country. Every year, there are many takers for the exam who wish to achieve their dream of studying under the coveted institutions established under the university. This year, the SNAP exam is scheduled to be held on December 15, 2019. Every year, there are a few changes made to the pattern to keep it updated to match the expectation of getting the best lot of the country. On the same lines, quite a few ch

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Important Logos and People – Visuals for IIFT & XAT

September 25th, 2019 by

Logos and visuals have become a part of the MBA entrance exams over the last couple of years. We have had visuals questions in both IIFT and XAT. Although the chances of getting such a question is always rare in MBA entrance exams, it will not be a bad idea to spend some time on it. That is the reason we have compiled a list of visuals to help students prepare for the General Knowledge section of IIFT and XAT exam. View Important Logos and People   XAT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers XAT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers

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Heads of Important Organizations of India and the World for General Knowledge Preparation

September 19th, 2019 by

General Knowledge questions based on Heads of Important Organizations of India and the World are pretty common in management entrance exams like XAT. Traditionally, IIFT always has one or two questions based on this in the GK section. These type of questions are also asked in exams for Bank PO, Bank Clerk, and as a matter of fact - these lists are actually important for any entrance exam that tests candidates based on General Knowledge. While we have tried to make the list as comprehensive as possible, we request you comment on some positions/organizations that we have missed. We will

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GK Tips – List of Longest, Largest, Highest, Tallest Places around the World and in India

September 18th, 2019 by

Highest, Longest, Tallest, Largest, Smallest places form an important part of questions in competitive examinations like XAT, IIFT, IBPS, TISS, Bank PO etc. Below is a list of some of the most important Longest, Largest, Highest places around the World and in India. This post has been divided into two sections, Around the World and Inside India. In the first section, Around the World, all the places have been divided into sub-sections based on Longest, Largest, Highest, Tallest, Smallest and Biggest. In the second section, Inside India, all the places have been divided into sub-sections

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Ace GK in XAT, IIFT with this list of Brand Ambassadors

September 17th, 2019 by

Many questions based on the newly appointed brand ambassadors are seen every year in MBA entrance exams like XAT, IIFT, MAT etc. It is a scoring topic and accuracy can be achieved here. 1-2 questions can be seen on this topic almost every year in these exams. We have provided a list of the most important brand ambassadors that have been appointed in 2018-19. In the table, we have a short description of the brand along with its ambassador using which the question can be formed indirectly. Enjoy reading! Ace the IIFT, XAT GK section with our online GK course - Only Rs. 499 Know More a

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Skills to Acquire at a B-School to Thrive in the ongoing Gig Economy

September 3rd, 2019 by

There was a time when a job was something one would get in for life. Even if one would change jobs a few times, the target would be to remain loyal to one firm for as long as possible. Even the changes would be within the sector. Then we witnessed the period when options increased, so it was easier for people to move jobs. Now, we have moved on to yet another stage of employment trends, where people continue to remain loyal to companies, but not just to one at a time. The entire ecosystem is known as the Gig Economy. The term gig economy originates from rock bands and their guitarists,

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Games and Tournaments for CAT Exam Logical Reasoning – Part 3

August 29th, 2019 by

In this post, we will discuss all the concepts we will require while solving questions related to games and tournaments. This topic can sometimes involve some basic understanding of the games mentioned in the puzzle. One should know some common terminologies used by the examiners in the questions. We need to analyze the data given before attempting any questions, which could make it a little time consuming if we are not familiar with the concepts. Broadly, we have two types of game structures that are used in making the puzzles. We can expect most of the puzzles based on these structures.

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