What kind of CAT aspirant are you?(1/2) This article is part one of a two part series that is the culmination of several years of experience in teaching students for the CAT. In my experience, I have found that we can classify CAT aspirants along two axes - Capacity and Effort: The outline given is … [Read More...] about What kind of CAT aspirant are you?
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CAT Preparation Strategy
3 things to do to ACE WAT? What is WAT? How to Ace WAT is what we are looking to answer in this article. To start with we need to understand what is WAT. WAT is written ability test. WAT has in some sense has replaced GD (Group Discussion) in … [Read More...] about 3 things to Ace WAT for IIM Interviews
Results are Out! The MBA exam season is over. The results are getting announced. CAT 2019 and IIFT 2020 results are already out. XAT has released the candidate response sheet (Damn those verbal answers!). So, you will have a fair idea about where … [Read More...] about Settle for a b-school or attempt CAT 2020? 🤔
CAT Quantitative Aptitude
Post your doubts in the Comment section of this Blog post. Event on Doubt Clarification When: 23rd Aug, 2019, Friday @ 9.00PM Where: Paid students of 2IIM, will receive the session link through email and WhatsApp. Don't miss … [Read More...] about Doubt Clarifying Session
A CAT Geometry question that appears in the Quantitative Aptitude section of the CAT Exam broadly tests an aspirant on the concepts - Triangles, Circles, Quadrilaterals, Polygons & mixture of the above mentioned concepts. In CAT Exam, one can … [Read More...] about CAT Geometry : Point, Line and a Plane
CAT Verbal Ability
Perceptions matter, especially your own perception of what you are doing. This is why the CAT Preparation industry has gotten away with so much drivel over the years. Let me explain this better. Illusion of Preparation John wants to prepare for … [Read More...] about Dos and Don’ts of CAT Prep: Illusion of Preparation
What is Reading Comprehension Really About? When it comes to cracking the verbal section, the only skill that really matters is critical reading, which in turn is about Reading Comprehension. This is just a fancy way of saying: “Be alert when you … [Read More...] about What is Reading Comprehension Really About?
CAT Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
CAT DILR Trends Puzzle selection for CAT DILR has become different from 2015. I remember taking CAT 2015, where the puzzles were suddenly out of whack, insanely tough and required a sound temperament to deal with it well. I have never met a … [Read More...] about Puzzle Selection Rules for CAT DILR 🧩
Growth rate, average growth rate, CAGR - these are three terms that appear frequently in exams. I am going to examine each of this with an example. Let us say company XYZ has revenues in 5 consecutive years as follows 2011 - Rs. 1200 … [Read More...] about CAGR: Average growth rate vs. CAGR