Crack CAT 2016 Exam - CAT Important Topics You Can't Miss

Crack CAT 2016 Exam - CAT Important Topics You Can't Miss


The Common Admission Test (CAT) 2016, held for entry into the top B-schools and premier institutes of the country, is scheduled to be conducted on December 4. Candidates must focus and prepare on the following 10 topics- categorised by section for CAT preparation.

CAT 2016 examination will be held in two sessions for admission into various management programmes. Candidates selection will be on the basis of written ability test (WAT), group discussion (GD) followed by personal interviews (PI) round. Candidates must follow the tips and tricks and the topics under mentioned here for CAT preparation:

Note: MCQ - multiple choice questions and NE - numerical entry questions

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Verbal Ability:

Reading Comprehension: (4-5 sets - MCQ)
This tests reading and analysis skills, instead of vocabulary. Questions are more inferential than factual. You must take a note and identify a summary, central idea, title, tone, arguments for/against passage, for each passage you practice
You must focus and prepare on contemporary issues like economics, politics, environment, socio-cultural issues than sociology, philosophy, literature and arts

Jumbled Sentences: (3-5 questions - NE)
They are very difficult as sentence sequences are not given in options. You need to directly identify the correct sequence than just eliminating options
One variant is where one of the 4-5 jumbled sentences doesn't fit the logical sequence. You need to identify the correct sequence and then remove the odd sentence

Paragraph Completion and Summary(2-3 questions - NE)
Paragraph Completion - complete the passage
Paragraph Summary - identify the most appropriate summary
MCQ questions, asked as numerical entry questions.

Quantitative Aptitude: (All topics - MCQ + NE)

Numbers
It has a lot of formulae and properties. You need to make notes on each formula, its applicability and conditions of use.

Geometry
Circles, triangles, quadrilaterals and co-ordinate geometry.
Concept and formula-driven chapter but application oriented questions.

Arithmetic
It has less weightage but concepts are important for later QA chapters and DI section. You need to get hold on this before starting DI or other QA chapters.

Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning:(All topics - MCQ + NE)

Tables and Graphs (4 sets)
Covers tables, case lets, bar, pie, line and advanced graphs
logical and conceptual, instead of calculation oriented. Focus on selecting and solving the right set

Venn Diagrams(0-1 sets)
Concept-driven. Covers tabular, caselet-based or chart-based sets
Focus on concept clarity and variety in practice

Arrangements (1-2 sets)
Covers circular, rectangular, square, linear, multiple row/column, complex or combination
It ensures full marks, if solved correctly but its too long.

Numerical Logic(1-2 sets)
Mathematical puzzles asked as DI/LR sets. Mathematical concepts and logic. Full marks can be awarded but needs a lot of practice.

CAT 2016 Preparation Books

CAT 2016 Books
CAT Preparation Material
CAT Quantitative Aptitude Books
Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension Books for CAT
Analytical & Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation Books for CAT
CAT E-Books
CAT Books for Vedic Maths

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To get success in CAT exams, you must have a smart study plan in place. CAT exams act as a gateway to admission in the prestigious IIMs and top B-schools in India. Books are the best source of information as the books serve as the preparation material for any examination. There are a hundreds of books along with other preparation material available for CAT. It is common for candidates aspiring for CAT facing difficulties in finding the perfect book for CAT preparation.

The Cat exam books available at Amazon.in help you optimise your CAT score. To ace the Common Admission Test, you need a lot of best books for CAT exam by renowned authors and academicians. Some of the best CAT preparation books are Quantitative aptitude books by RS Agarwal, Arun Sharma, Abhijit Guha, Sarvesh K Verma, and several verbal ability books.

You can buy any number of books online for CAT preparation. Some of the CAT exam books include CAT previous years solved papers, CAT practice exam guides and books for CAT quantitative aptitude and vocabulary. These CAT study books would show you some light regarding the exam pattern and quick tips for cracking the CAT exam. You can practice questions from these books to complete your CAT syllabus. When you keep on practicing with these CAT books online, there is no doubt left for you in the CAT 2016 exam. With these study books, you can increase your speed, improve accuracy, rule out wrong options and avoid difficult questions. These cat preparation books help you understand each chapter, and also include shortcut formulae so that you can manage your time efficiently in the exam. By regular practicing, you will be able to identify your weak and strong areas and work on your not so strong areas. We have provided here the right resources and best books for cat 2016 preparation.

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Along with the CAT exam books online, candidates must also go for the mock tests and sample papers. It is suggested to practice a variety of questions from different books. CAT toppers suggests to prepare exhaustively from a variety of books, you must prepare for your weak section in CAT. The best strategy to prepare for CAT is to follow a book like Arun Sharma for QA. This along with some other books are highly reliable material for beginners and advanced level preparations.

Recommended Books for CAT 2016 Exam/MBA Entrance Exams
Arun sharma is simple and easy to understand...if you are just starting out your CAT preparation, it is recommended for you.

Best Quantitative Aptitude Books for CAT 2016


Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations Paperback – 2013 by R.S. Aggarwal (S.Chand)

How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT Paperback – Jun 2016 by Arun Sharma

Quantitative Aptitude Quantum CAT Common Admission Tests For Admission into IIMs Paperback – 30 Apr 2016 by Sarvesh K. Verma

Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT Paperback – 30 May 2016 by Nishit K. Sinha (Pearson)


Best Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension Books for CAT 2016


A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning Paperback – Illustrated, 31 Jan 2010 by R.S. Aggarwal

How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT Paperback – 4 Aug 2016 by Arun Sharma, Meenakshi Upadhyay

A New Approach to REASONING Verbal & Non-Verbal Paperback – Nov 2014 by B.S. Sijwalii, Indu Sijwali (Arihant)

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for the CAT Paperback – 7 Jun 2016 by Nishit K. Sinha

Mastering the Verbal Ability for CAT COMMON ADMISSION TEST Paperback – 2015 by Ajay Singh (Arihant)

Master Reasoning Book Verbal, Non-Verbal & Analytical (Hindi) Paperback – Nov 2015 by K.K. Singh (Arihant)

Non-Verbal Reasoning Paperback – Dec 2014 by B.S. Sijwalii, Indu Sijwali (Arihant)

The Pearson Complete Guide to the CAT (With Cd) Paperback – 2014 by Nishit K Sinha


Best Books for Logical Reasoning, Analytical Ability for CAT 2016/CAT Data Interpretation Books


A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning Paperback – Jan 2007 by R.S. Aggarwal

How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CAT Paperback – 11 Jul 2016 by Arun Sharma

How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for CAT Paperback – 30 Jul 2016 by Arun Shrama

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT Paperback – 27 Jun 2016 by Nishit K. Sinha

Analytical & Logical Reasoning For CAT & Other Management Entrance Tests Paperback – 10 Aug 2015 by Peeyush Bhardwaj (Arihant)

Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/ CMAT/ MAT/ Bank PO/ SSC Paperback – 26 Apr 2015 by Gajendra Kumar

Verbal Reasoning Paperback – Dec 2014 by B.S. Sijwalii, Indu Sijwali (Arihant)


CAT Books 2016 for Vedic Maths


How to Become a Human Calculator?: With the Magic of Vedic Maths Paperback – 2014 by Aditi Singhal

For Competitive Exams Vedic Mathematics MADE EASY Paperback – 2012 by Ramnandan Shastri

The Power of Vedic Maths Paperback – 29 Nov 2004 by Atul Gupta

CAT Maths Formula Books


FORMULAE MATHEMATICS: Formulae, Definitions , Equations Dictionary Paperback – 12 Mar 2012 by GKP

Mathematics Formulae & Definitions (RPH Pocket-Book/Handbook Series) Paperback – 2016 by Ramanand Thakur

Handbook of Mathematics Paperback – 20 Jun 2015 by Hansraj Modi

Byju CAT Tablet Course 2016


BYJUS CAT 2016 Preparation (Tablet) by Byju's

CAT Ebooks/Best CAT Books for Preparation 2016


How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for CAT Kindle Edition by Arun Sharma

How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT Kindle Edition by Arun Sharma

How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for CAT Kindle Edition by Arun Sharma

Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/ CMAT/ MAT/ Bank PO/ SSC Kindle Edition by Disha Experts

Koncepts of LR - Logical Reasoning for CAT, XAT, CMAT, Bank PO & other aptitude tests [Print Replica] Kindle Edition by Gajendra Kumar

How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT, 5e Kindle Edition by Arun Sharma


Recommended Business Magazines for CAT/MBA Aspirants

1.Business Line by The Hindu Group
2.Business Today by India Today Group
3.BusinessWorld
4.Competition Success Review

5.Business & Management Chronicle by Chronicle Publications
6.Management Compass Career Launcher

Recommended Newspapers for CAT/MBA Aspirants

The Hindu
The Statesman
Economic Times

 

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Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension Books for CAT
Analytical, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation CAT Books
CAT E-Books
CAT Books for Vedic Maths


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How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for CAT Kindle Edition by Arun Sharma

Quantitative Aptitude for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/ CMAT/ MAT/ Bank PO/ SSC 2nd Edition Kindle Edition by Disha Experts

How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT Kindle Edition by Arun Sharma

Verbal Ability & Comprehension for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/ CMAT/ MAT/ Bank PO/ SSC 2nd Edition Kindle Edition

How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for CAT Kindle Edition by Arun Sharma

How to prepare for CAT - MBA Entrance Exam Kindle Edition by Disha Experts

CAT Topic-wise Solved Papers Kindle Edition by Disha Experts

CAT MATHEMATICS Kindle Edition by ABHIJIT GUHA

Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/ CMAT/ MAT/ Bank PO/ SSC Kindle Edition by Disha Experts

Koncepts of Numbers for Quantitative Aptitude in CAT, GMAT, XAT, CMAT, IIFT, Bank PO 2nd Edition [Print Replica] Kindle Edition by Gajendra Kumar

Koncepts of LR - Logical Reasoning for CAT, XAT, IIFT, MAT, CMAT, NMAT & other MBA Exams 2nd Edition [Print Replica] Kindle Edition by Gajendra Kumar

Koncepts of LR - Logical Reasoning for CAT, XAT, CMAT, Bank PO & other aptitude tests [Print Replica] Kindle Edition by Gajendra Kumar

How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT, 5e Kindle Edition by Arun Sharma

Crack WAT/GD/PI for MBA Admissions (Must for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/ FMS/ SNAP/ NMAT/ CMAT Aspirants) [Print Replica] Kindle Edition by Vilsha Bhatia Varun Saxena

TARGET NEW CAT - Past (2005 - 2010) + 5 Mock Tests + 25 Practice Test CD [Print Replica] Kindle Edition by Disha Experts

 

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CAT Quantitative Aptitude Books
Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension Books for CAT
Analytical, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation CAT Books
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CAT Books for Vedic Maths

 

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BYJUS CAT 2016 Preparation (Tablet) by Byju's

CAT Target by Advance Hotline

Practice Guru CAT Target Test Series (CD) by Practice Guru

Pen Drive for CAT by Practice Guru

Practice Guru CAT Foundation Test Series (CD) by Practice Guru

Practice Guru Exam Prep CD For CAT Foundation by Practice Guru

Practice Guru Exam Prep CD For CAT by Practice Guru

CAT Foundation by Advance Hotline

CAT 2016 Quantitative Aptitude Self Paced Online Course by Anish Kumar (Voucher) by WizIQ

Simply Quant-SSC-CGL-CAT (Voucher) by WizIQ

MANAGEMENT CAT-TARGET CD- EDUCATIONAL CD - TEST PREPARATION CD by Comprint

Practice Guru CAT Foundation Test Series (CD) by Practice Guru




 

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CAT Books for Vedic Maths


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FORMULAE MATHEMATICS: Formulae, Definitions , Equations Dictionary Paperback – 12 Mar 2012 by GKP

Mathematics Formulae & Definitions (RPH Pocket-Book/Handbook Series) Paperback – 2016 by Ramanand Thakur

Handbook of Mathematics Paperback – 20 Jun 2015 by Hansraj Modi




 

CAT 2016 Books
CAT Preparation Material
CAT Quantitative Aptitude Books
Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension Books for CAT
Analytical, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation CAT Books
CAT E-Books
CAT Books for Vedic Maths


Best CAT Quantitative Aptitude Books, Good Books for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT

Best CAT Quantitative Aptitude Books, Good Books for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT


Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations Paperback – 2013 by R.S. Aggarwal (S.Chand)

How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT Paperback – Jun 2016 by Arun Sharma

Quantitative Aptitude Quantum CAT Common Admission Tests For Admission into IIMs Paperback – 30 Apr 2016 by Sarvesh K. Verma

Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT Paperback – 30 May 2016 by Nishit K. Sinha (Pearson)

Number System for the CAT Paperback – 2013 by Nishit K Sinha (Pearson)

50 Practice Sets QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE Paperback – 2016 by Arihant Experts

Koncepts of Numbers in Quantitative Aptitude for CAT, GMAT, XAT, CMAT, IIFT, Bank PO Paperback – 3 Jul 2014 by Gajendra Kumar

CAT Quantitative Aptitude 2016 Paperback – 30 May 2016 by Gautam Puri

Quantitative Aptitude for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/ CMAT/ MAT/ Bank PO/ SSC Exam Paperback – 31 Mar 2015 by Deepak Agarwal, D.P. Gupta

The Pearson Complete Guide to the CAT (With Cd) Paperback – 2014 by Nishit K Sinha

MBA (XAT, IIFT, NMAT, SNAP, CMAT) Paperback – 29 Mar 2016 by Gautam Puri (Carrer Launcher)

Wiley's Quantitative Aptitude Paperback – 24 May 2015 by P.A. Anand

Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT Paperback – 18 May 2015 by Rajesh Balasubramanian

Magbook - General Mental Ability Paperback – 10 Jul 2015 by Experts Compilation (Arihant)

50 Practice Sets (250 Vastunishtha Prashan) Sankhyatmak Abhiyogita (Quantitative Aptitude) (Hindi) Paperback – 10 Apr 2016 by Arihant Experts

How to prepare for CAT - MBA Entrance Exam Paperback – 2015 by Disha Experts

IIMs: CAT (Common Admission Test) Entrance Exam Guide (BBS/BBA/MBA/HOTEL/MAT/CAT) Paperback – 2015 by RPH Editorial Board

Quantitative Aptitude Simplified for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/CMAT/MAT/Bank PO/SSC (Box Set) Paperback – 2015 by Deepak Agarwal, D.P. Gupta, Gajendra Kumar

CAT entrance examination by Nishit K. Sinha Paperback – 2016 by Nishit K Sinha

MBA Entrance Examinations Guide (Big Size) Paperback – 2015 by RPH Editorial Board


 

CAT 2016 Books
CAT Preparation Material
CAT Quantitative Aptitude Books
Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension Books for CAT
Analytical, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation CAT Books
CAT E-Books
CAT Books for Vedic Maths


CAT Books for Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension Books for CAT

CAT Books for Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension Books for CAT


A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning Paperback – Illustrated, 31 Jan 2010 by R.S. Aggarwal

How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT Paperback – 4 Aug 2016 by Arun Sharma, Meenakshi Upadhyay

A New Approach to REASONING Verbal & Non-Verbal Paperback – Nov 2014 by B.S. Sijwalii, Indu Sijwali (Arihant)

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for the CAT Paperback – 7 Jun 2016 by Nishit K. Sinha

Mastering the Verbal Ability for CAT COMMON ADMISSION TEST Paperback – 2015 by Ajay Singh (Arihant)

Verbal Ability & Comprehension for CAT/ XAT/ IIFT/ CMAT/ MAT/ Bank PO/ SSC 2nd Edition Paperback – 31 Mar 2015 by Bharat Patodi, Aditya Choudhary

CAT Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension 2016 Paperback – 30 May 2016 by Gautam Puri (Career Launcher)

Proficiency in Reading Comprehension Simplifying the 'Passage' for you Paperback – 2015 by Ajay Singh (Arihant)

Master Reasoning Book Verbal, Non-Verbal & Analytical (Hindi) Paperback – Nov 2015 by K.K. Singh (Arihant)

Non-Verbal Reasoning Paperback – Dec 2014 by B.S. Sijwalii, Indu Sijwali (Arihant)

The Pearson Complete Guide to the CAT (With Cd) Paperback – 2014 by Nishit K Sinha

50 Practice Sets Reasoning ( Verbal., Non Verbal & Analytical Reasoning ) Paperback – 2016 by Arihant Experts

MBA (XAT, IIFT, NMAT, SNAP, CMAT) Paperback – 29 Mar 2016 by Gautam Puri (Career Launcher)

MAGBOOK Series-Comprehension Paperback – 20 Jul 2015 by Arihant Experts (Arihant)

Magbook - General Mental Ability Paperback – 10 Jul 2015 by Experts Compilation (Arihant)

Vocabulary Advantage GRE/GMAT/CAT and Other Examinations Paperback – 2011 by Japinder Gill

How to prepare for CAT - MBA Entrance Exam Paperback – 2015 by Disha Experts

IIMs: CAT (Common Admission Test) Entrance Exam Guide (BBS/BBA/MBA/HOTEL/MAT/CAT) Paperback – 2015 by RPH Editorial Board


 

CAT 2016 Books
CAT Preparation Material
CAT Quantitative Aptitude Books
Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension Books for CAT
Analytical, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation CAT Books
CAT E-Books
CAT Books for Vedic Maths