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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CAT 2019 Registration Deadline Extended to 25th September

September 18th, 2019 by

CAT 2019 Registrations Ends on 25th September - 5:00 PM The date for CAT 2019 Registration has been extended by a full week. Today, 18th September, was supposed to be the last date of application. There could be a few reasons for this extension: 1) They did not get expected number of applicants and want to extend the date because they are hoping to get more people on board. 2) There could be problems on the website and the CAT applicants complained about the same. 3) There are problems that some candidates are facing with forms and certificates that they need to attach. They would ge

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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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10 Static GK topics to prepare for IIFT General Knowledge Section

September 15th, 2019 by

As is well known, General Knowledge (GK) forms an important component in the entrance exam for the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade to be held on 1st December this year. GK can broadly be divided into 2 components- static and current. In this blog, we look at some important static GK topics which students will be well-advised to study further on. The list is based on the kind of topics that have been posed in questions in past years’ papers. Following are some of those topics: 1. Country Currencies and Capitals This is a common theme in the IIFT paper, often in the form of match-the-f

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Word Problems that can be solved using Quadratic Equation Techniques

September 14th, 2019 by

In the quadratic equations word problems, the equations wouldn’t be given directly, in fact, you have to deduct the equation from the given facts within the equations. There could be many different traits of question which can even include all the linear equations type questions into the quadratic form. It can also include profit maximization or loss minimization questions in which you have to find either minimum or maximum value of the equation. Here are a few examples of the word problems in quadratic equations: Example 1: Four friends have some coins. Pavan has 2 less than Samir,

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General Knowledge / Current Affairs Weekly Online Quiz Contest with Cash Prizes – 007

September 13th, 2019 by

Rules and Prizes Every week, on Friday, we will post a set of 5 questions.  Answers need to be submitted by midnight of the following Thursday. 3 lucky winners will get cash prizes of Rs. 500, Rs. 300, and Rs. 200 (via PayTM). 5 lucky winners will get a 50% discount voucher on Handa Ka Funda GK course. Everyone who answers all questions correctly gets a 10% discount voucher on Handa Ka Funda GK Course. A quiz is open to everyone above the age of 18. You will need to submit an identity proof in case you win a cash prize. General Knowledge / Current Affairs Weekl

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India’s Top 10 Business Schools that accept CAT Scores (Non-IIMs)

September 13th, 2019 by

MBA aspirants, especially the ones who are trying their hand at CAT for the first time, have two major misconceptions: Filling CAT form is enough. You have automatically applied to other colleges. Only IIMs are worth it. No need to apply to other colleges. Both of the above statements are false and a lot of MBA aspirants make the mistake of not applying to a bunch of good colleges because of lack of information or by the time they find out about it - it is too late. I have made this video and written this blogpost in the hope that you don’t make the same mistake. Let’s add

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Quadratic Equations based on x + 1/x type and other algebraic identities

September 12th, 2019 by

Quadratic Equations based on x + 1/x: x + 1/x is itself a category of questions. There are many variants of this in which either you were given a value of this equation or you have to find the higher degree value which would be similar to this equation. For a clear understanding let’s do some examples: Example 1: If 6(x2 + 1/x2) - 5(x + 1/x) = 38 and x is positive and rational then find the value of x. Sol: In this question, firstly we have to make the first bracket as a complete square of the second bracket. This we can by adding 2.x.1/x which is equivalent to 2. Then the equat

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IIFT Exam Notification Released – Important Dates, Process to Apply

September 10th, 2019 by

IIFT Exam 2020 Registration process has started on September 9, 2019 in the afternoon. The IIFT Exam Registration for MBA (IB) admission 2020 can be done at NTA IIFT website. Since the IIFT 2019 Entrance exam will lead to IIFT 2020 admission in MBA (IB) programme, students have been searching both for IIFT 2019 and IIFT 2020 exam. It is the IIFT 2019 exam date which will lead to MBA (IB) IIFT admission 2020. IIFT 2020 Exam Notification - Important Dates - MBA(IB) 2020-22 IIFT 2020 Exam: Application Starts September 9, 2019 IIFT 2020 Exam: Last date to apply online Octo

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General Knowledge / Current Affairs Weekly Online Quiz Contest with Cash Prizes – 006

September 6th, 2019 by

Rules and Prizes Every week, on Friday, we will post a set of 5 questions.  Answers need to be submitted by midnight of the following Thursday. 3 lucky winners will get cash prizes of Rs. 500, Rs. 300, and Rs. 200 (via PayTM). 5 lucky winners will get a 50% discount voucher on Handa Ka Funda GK course. Everyone who answers all questions correctly gets a 10% discount voucher on Handa Ka Funda GK Course. A quiz is open to everyone above the age of 18. You will need to submit an identity proof in case you win a cash prize. General Knowledge / Current Affairs Weekl

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