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The ideal time to start preparing for CAT exam is 7-8 months prior to the exam date. Preparation for CAT is similar to preparing for a marathon...

Have you ever wondered – What is the deal with CAT? Firstly, you have hundreds of thousands of aspirants vying for a few hundred seats. Heck! It...

This is one of those essay topics that can ideally feature in competitions seeking ultra-short contributions. The one-word response would be, ‘...

Quant

The easiest way to solve Inequalities is by simply solving it the wrong way, That is simply EQUATE the inequalities, And for Everything else,...

With a given amount X .. Mr. Y can buy 20 E or 12 S or 5 P. If he purchased an equal number of E and S and P with an amount Z and given that Z =...

Probability itself doesn’t pose much of a threat to aspirants. But a probability question, clubbed with Number theory or permutation-combination...

DI/LR/DS

Suppose that you are given a word in which none of the letters are repeated and you asked to find out the rank of the word in a dictionary. For...

One thing you should remember while solving DM section is that always go with the most ethical choice! It doesn’t matter whether you have an...

Let us first try and understand what a Venn – Diagram for four sets would look like. If there are 4 sets (A, B, C & D), then our Venn –...

Lessons for Life

She responded, “I just do things that give me energy. Last week, I was recording for a PBS documentary in New York, and I was so energized...

Schools and colleges have a purpose. Historically, they educated students for the workforce. The system has little capability of going far...

What happens when RBI prints more money to pay off bank loans? You should be able to guess it. More the money printed, lesser the value of...

Verbal

Managers of big companies read several documents a day and quickly grasp the important parts in each of them while filtering out the noise. This...

It would be incorrect to conjecture that English is "given so much importance in the CAT" and is a "game changer". As you can see, a brilliant...

If somebody puts a gun to your head today and asks you to predict what questions will come in CAT 2014 , you would be safe in saying - that come...

GD-PI

In the admission process, once CAT is cleared, the unpredictability is over and I feel the GD/PI/WAT process is something you can control well...

Most MBA aspirants are in the first few years of their working careers so very few might have had the opportunity of formally leading their teams...

First of all, let us try and understand what exactly extempore is, and then we will try to find out whether we really need to prepare for it? An...