Quantitative Aptitude By Arun Sharma for IBPS CAT SSC Exams

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Quantitative Aptitude By Arun Sharma for IBPS CAT SSC Exams

In the present scenario, every exam held after higher secondary school examination has Quantitative Aptitude. From bank exams like IBPS PO to entrance exams of all IT companies have quantitative aptitude section.

The GRE (General Record Examination) has 50 % of Quantitative Aptitude, CAT (Common Aptitude Test) has 100 percent of Quantitative Aptitude. All qualifications examination in the field of engineering and beyond graduation have this section.

Students opt more questions from sections like English, General Knowledge, and Reasoning Section because these sections are easy. But this section is all also an important section that should be scored well. Most students fail to score good marks in this section. To score good marks, students should practice from the best book. There are series of books available in the market but toppers swear by the Quantitative Aptitude by Arun Sharma.

The main topics of this section are:-

This exam has general mathematics till class 10th level. Topics such as Integration and Differentiation are not a part of this test as CAT and GRE are also given by students whose the main subject at higher secondary was not math’s.

There are various books available in the market with an array of writers and publishers. This subject can be mastered by regular practicing the topics and the most important part is learning the tricks that make reaching to answer fastly.

Exams are not just about getting right answers but also using shortest time possible for the each question. So, you need a book that teaches tricks along with.

Topics that may be included in different exams are:

Basics:

• Number Properties
• LCM, HCF
• Divisibility
• Remainder Theorem

Arithmetic:

• Fractions & Decimals, Ratio & Proportion, Square Roots
• Simple & Compound Interest
• Time & Speed, Unitary Method, Time & Work
• Profit & Loss
• Percentage & Discount

Algebra:

• Simple Equations
• Polynomials
• Exponents
• Functions

Sets, Relations & Mappings:

• Sets
• Venn Diagrams
• Relations
• Functions

Mensuration:

• Areas of Triangle, Quadrilateral, and Circle
• Volume of Cylinder, Cone, and Sphere

Geometry:

• Triangles
• Properties of Circle
• Parallelogram

Statistics:

• Mean
• Median
• Mode
• Quartiles

Permutations and Combinations

Probability

Quantitative Aptitude is one the most important and difficult section of any paper, which this book attempts to address. It covers broadly all sections that have appeared in previous year management university related colleges. The book is learning friendly and has a scientific approach to topics.

This book has been divided into six sections, which are: Numbers, Averages and Mixtures, Arithmetic and Word-based problems, Geometry, Algebra, and Counting. These sections have further been broken down chapters and exercises related to each main section. The 7th edition of Quantitative aptitude by Arun Sharma is now available online and in the market.

To assist a student from all educational background, each section starts with a chapter called ‘First Things First.’ This section deals with the basic elementary concept of the section that is generally studied during school. At the end of each section model, questions are available for self-evaluation of the students.

Quantitative Aptitude By Arun Sharma is the best book in the market. For each section, there are best tricks provided. Also, the practice questions are divided into three categories depending on difficulty level.

Difficulty level 1

Difficulty level 2

Difficulty level 3

With these three different levels, students can practice question from Difficulty level 1. With each rising level raises the difficulty of the question. Students who have just started the Quantitative Aptitude can start from

Difficulty level 1 as this level has easy questions whereas others who are familiar with the topic and the basics can solve the 2nd and 3rd level.

Now, each chapter starts with basics of the topic and provides the students with easy to use tricks and tips. These easy tricks can be used by students to solve the questions. The explanation to a difficult question is provided by the Author.

Some Tips and Tricks For Quantitative Aptitude

Keep reading to understand on how to cover the complete syllabus from this book. The best approach is where you cover the basic concepts for all the topic. Solving of each question requires the basic knowledge of that topic. Now if you are forced to skip that question in the exam just because you are unfamiliar with the basics would be a reason for not scoring well in an exam. Since you don’t want this to happen, ensure you study the basics and this is possible with Quantitative Aptitude By Arun Sharma.