How To Prepare for Data Interpretation for CAT 5th Edition

ISBN1:  9789352606931
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Here comes the new edition of the bestselling title, How to Prepare for Data Interpretation by renowned author Arun Sharma who is an acknowledged CAT trainer. It is essential for aspirants to develop skills in DI to the level where they can comfortably attempt questions based on this topic. It gives clear guidance on how to attempt the various types of questions in less time and with more efficiency. This book is a must-have for aspirants appearing for any and all MBA entrance examinations as it includes the latest pattern of questions presently asked in the examination.
    • Salient Features

  • Adopts a calibrated approach towards understanding the topic
  • Familiarizes aspirants with all types of DI questions
  • Gives an introductory write-up on how to tackle the CAT from the DI perspective
  • A section on “Challenges in DI”- a selection of tough questions on DI – updated with 32 new sets of questions.
  • Devotes special section on “Data Sufficiency”
  • Includes over 5 years of solved DI question sets from original tests of other MBA exams like IIFT, SNAP, etc., to give you an insight into the nature and scope of DI in these exams
  • Section on ‘Training Ground: Mathematical Constructs in Data Interpretation’ helps students in identifying the mathematical constructs behind the DI questions in order to solve the problems quicker and with more efficiency
  • Special section on Calculations related to DI helps in solving the DI questions, in less time and with more efficiency
  • Availability of 45 test papers will help the student simulate the actual DI questions in the exam, and solving these in a time-bound manner would take the reader a long way in doing well in the DI part of the paper
  • Fully solved Mock DI Papers on the latest CAT pattern
  • XAT, SNAP and IIFT past year papers



PART 1 Basic Modes of Data Representation  PART 7 DI Questions from Other MBA Exams 
1. Data Interpretation—An Overview  DI in XAT—An Introduction 
2. Tables  1. XAT 2015- 2008
3. Bar Charts  DI in SNAP—An Introduction 
4. X-Y Charts  1. SNAP 2011- 2006
5. Pie Charts  DI in IIFT—An Introduction 
6. Cases  1. IIFT 2014- 2007
PART 2 Developing Your Calculations  PART 8 Challenges in Data Interpretation 
1. Additions and Subtractions (As an Extension of Additions 1. Challenges in DI 
2. Multiplications    
3. Divisions, Percentage Calculations and Ratio Comparisons  PART 9 Data Sufficiency 
  1. Data Sufficiency 
PART 3 DI Exercises(Without Options)   
DI Exercises (Without Options): I–XXXVI PART 10 Previous Years’ Question Papers (DI Portion) 2003-2008 
  1. CAT Question Paper 2003- 2008
PART 4 Training Ground  
How to Think in Data Interpretation  PART 11 Sample Papers Based on 2009/2010 Pattern 
  1. CAT 2009/2010 Pattern Test I & II 
PART 5 Ten Minute Test Papers   
Ten Minute Test Papers: 1–20  PART 12 Model Test Paper (Online Pattern)
  1. 3 Model Test Paper 
PART 6 Model Test Papers Based on the Latest CAT Pattern   
1. Test-I to XLV   


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