How to tackle Decision Making questions in XAT exam

December 5th, 2018 by

There are several reasons that make XAT a unique exam. The marking scheme is unlike any. Surprise elements galore, as with the decision of XAT 2019 not having the essay-writing section. While the cut-off for XAT never goes too high, it could be because the difficulty level is genuinely top-drawer. This also creates the situation where single topics affecting only a few questions could propel up or even slide down one’s percentile. The result calculation too gets tricky as GK is not counted during the cut-offs, but is an important segment for the final selection. The marking scheme can al

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Important Logos and People – Visuals for IIFT SNAP XAT

November 29th, 2018 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 SNAP. 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 SNAP exam. View Important Logos and People If you are wondering about ‘How to prepare for GK’, we recommend that you have a look at our online course. General Knowledge Course

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

November 20th, 2018 by

Many questions based on the newly appointed brand ambassadors are seen every year in MBA entrance exams like SNAP, 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. 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! GK Course for IIFT / SNAP / XAT - Know More GK Course for IIFT / SNAP / XAT - Reg

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XAT Decision Making Questions – Set 5

November 15th, 2018 by

XAT Decision Making Practice Questions Set 5 Answer XAT Decision Making Question no. 1 – 2 on the basis of the information given in the following case. You run an IT company and you have divided the IT operations team into 15 clusters. Each cluster has one head, who reports to you, and the cluster head has five members who report to him. Every year, the cluster with the best output wins the annual performance award accompanied with some perks for each of its members. Each cluster has its distinct name, generally provided by the cluster head. The ‘Dark-Knights’ cluster had perform

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XAT Decision Making Questions – Set 4

November 15th, 2018 by

XAT Decision Making Practice Questions Set 4 Answer XAT Decision Making Question no. 1 – 3 on the basis of the information given in the following case. Western Uttar Pradesh has seen immense rainfall in the last two weeks and there is a flood warning that has been released for the region. Considering that it has been raining non-stop for the last 18 hours, and the weather department expects more rainfall in the next 24 hours, the ravines in the region are funning full and are expected to overflow any moment. The Ganges, which flows through the region, is expected to overall, and d

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XAT Decision Making Questions – Set 3

November 15th, 2018 by

XAT Decision Making Practice Questions Set 3 XAT Decision Making Question 1. The Vahindra MUV is a newly launched sports utility vehicle in the market with the whole gambit of accessories and value added features. One of the features added to the car is an enhanced navigation GPS system. Vahindra, after it had sold about 100000 MUVs, got to know that in some of the car’s GPS systems, the wiring has some execution flaw that leads to system failure within a few months of use. The flaw crept in because the training given to some of the electricians who fit the system was faulty. Vahindra

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XAT Decision Making Questions – Set 2

November 15th, 2018 by

XAT Decision Making Practice Questions Set 2 Answer XAT Decision Making Question no. 1 – 5 on the basis of the information given in the following case. Rahul Sharma has been recently promoted to the post of Managing Director for TCY distillery. TCY is the largest producer of alcoholic drinks in the North India region and has been performing consistently well in this part of the country. The next task in front of Rahul is to plan an expansion strategy for the company and ensure that company grows beyond its traditional base in North India. The two regions which are being targeted by

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XAT Decision Making Questions – Set 1

November 15th, 2018 by

XAT Decision Making Practice Questions - Set 1 XAT Decision Making Question 1. Maninder was an operations manager in a social development organization and observed deep-set caste discrimination all around him. Observing that caste based discrimination was endemic in his organization, he decided to quit and start his own NGO. In his organization, he employed people from all castes and tried to eliminate caste-bias. Over the years, his NGO expanded and started working with various sections of society and started supplying material to organizations dominated by those of supposedly higher c

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XAT Decision Making Section – Golden Principles for tackling questions related to Management Issues

November 14th, 2018 by

The decision-making section of XAT paper is rightly considered a scoring section that can really boost your percentile. It is an important section not just because of the sectional cutoff that one needs to clear but also because completing this section quickly will give you more time for quant and verbal section. The questions generally comprise of a short case study write-up and related questions. Though any real-life situation is generally considered to be an open-ended problem with no right or wrong answers, that perception could not be further away from the truth. There are insta

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

November 13th, 2018 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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