Books and Authors important for General Knowledge (GK) Preparation for IIFT, XAT, SNAP

November 21st, 2017 by

Questions on books and authors are very popular with entrance examinations. IIFT, in particular, has a question in tabular format in which the student is supposed to match the author with the book. More often than not, the books about which questions get asked are related to business or biographical sketches of the famous businessmen. Given below is a list of books that have released in the last couple of years. I recommend that you go through this list twice or thrice. Authors of Business Related Books  / Biographies / Autobiographies Book Author Elon Musk Ashlee Vance

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IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2016

November 19th, 2017 by

IIFT General Knowledge past year papers should be a part of each and every student's library who is serious about IIFT GK preparation. It would take hardly one hour to go through past year papers and this one hour would teach you about the kind of stuff that gets asked in the exam. I would strongly recommend to all IIFT GK students to please go through this post in details and honestly assess yourself as to how much you would have scored in the actual exam. To clear the cutoff, you would need to get around 6-8 questions correct in each of the past IIFT GK papers from previous years given b

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IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2015

November 19th, 2017 by

Given below are the questions and answers for IIFT GK from the year 2015. 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) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2012 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2013 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2014 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions

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

November 19th, 2017 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) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2012 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2013 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2015 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions

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

November 19th, 2017 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) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2013 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2014 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions and Answers – 2015 IIFT General Knowledge (GK) Previous Year Papers with Questions

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

November 15th, 2017 by

General Knowledge questions based on Heads of Important Organizations of India and the World are pretty common in management entrance exams like XAT and SNAP. 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.

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Mergers and Acquisitions 2017 for General Knowledge Preparation for IIFT / XAT / SNAP

November 13th, 2017 by

Mergers and Acquisitions have always formed an important part of General Knowledge section of exams like IIFT / XAT/ SNAP and various other Management entrance exams as well. Typically, the questions are based on the acquiring company or the company that is being acquired. It is not focused on the amount of money involved but on how significant the merger is and also – how popular the merger is. Unfortunately, there are no such lists easily and readily available. Most of the merger and acquisitions lists either focus on the deal amount or are limited to the technology sector. Keeping

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How to Solve Questions on Seating and Circular Arrangement for CAT 2017

August 21st, 2017 by

Arrangement Problems in Logical Reasoning Section of CAT can be most ambiguous of all the problems. This topic includes variety of different subtopics with multiple variation and integration of them. One such topic in arrangements is Seating (or sitting) Arrangements, which is one of the most important and consistent in CAT. I know Seating Arrangement questions can be confusing, Time-consuming and at times brainstorming questions in Logical Reasoning section. But don’t forget that around 3-4 questions are based on this topic in CAT, so answering them correctly can boost your percentile and

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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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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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