Wiley’s Exam XPert, Verbal Ability for CAT

Author : Munira Lokhandwala
Price : Rs 699.00
ISBN 13 : 9788126564354
ISBN 10 : 8126564350
Pages : 576
Type : Paperbound



Verbal Ability for CAT 2016 takes a structured approach to building the fundamentals for preparing for Verbal Ability Section of CAT. It covers all question types that has and are likely to appear in CAT post analyzing trends of past 10 years. It helps test-takers build effective approach strategies with multiple tips, solved examples, detailed step-by-step explanations and study plan, to best prepare for and tackle the Verbal section and score high. Especially designed for Indian students in a simple, jargon-free language, this book will help test-takers prepare independently for the CAT exam and ace the verbal ability section.




About the Author

Learning Tools


Section 1: Introduction

Chapter 1: Using this Book

Chapter 2: Gearing Up for CAT 2016

Chapter 3: Planning your Preparation


Section 2: Concept Review

Chapter 4: Improving Reading Skills

Chapter 5: Critical Reasoning

Chapter 6: Reading Comprehension

Chapter 7: Paragraph Completion

Chapter 8: Summary Questions

Chapter 9: Jumbled Paragraphs

Chapter 10: Grammar

Chapter 11: Fill in the Blanks

Chapter 12: Vocabulary and Usage


Section 3: Section Practice

Section Practice Test 1 - Critical Reasoning

Section Practice Test 2: Reading Comprehension

Section Practice Test 3 - Paragraph Completion

Section Practice Test 4 - Summary Questions

Section Practice Test 5 - Jumbled Paragraphs

Section Practice Test 6 - Contextual Vocabulary

Section Practice Test 7 - Fill in the Blanks (sentences)

Section Practice Test 8 - Fill in the Blanks (Paragraphs)

Section Practice Test 9 - Grammar (Fill in the Blanks)

Section Practice Test 10 - Grammar (Paragraphs)

Section Practice Test 11 - Grammar (Sentences)

Section Practice Test 12 - Usage Vocabulary


Section 4: Mock Tests (Based on PAST CAT Verbal Sections)

Mock Test 1 (Based on 2003 CAT Leaked Paper)

Mock Test 2 (Based on 2003 CAT Revised Paper)

Mock Test 3 (Based on 2004 CAT Paper)

Mock Test 4 (Based on 2005 CAT Paper)

Mock Test 5 (Based on 2008 CAT Paper)

Mock Test 6 (Based on 2010 CAT Paper)

Mock Test 7 (Based on 2012 CAT Paper)

Mock Test 8 (Based on 2014 CAT Paper)

Mock Test 9 (Based on 2015 CAT Paper)

Students who are preparing for CAT independently, especially designed for Indian students

Munira Lokhandwala, a St. Xavier's College, Mumbai and IIM (C) alumna, has been a trainer for aptitude tests such as CAT, GMAT, GRE, and other sought-after aptitude and entrance exams since 2001. She has been the CAT product manager with esteemed Test Prep institutions and later founded her institute, CATalyst Focused Education, in 2005.


With 10000+ hours of teaching experience, she has mentored a spectrum of student profiles to successfully gain admission into the IIMs. She has also been a 99 percentile scorer in the GMAT as well as several time 99.99 percentile scorer in CAT. She has been the national topper in CAT 2008 and has also scored 100 percentile in the verbal section in CAT multiple times.


Munira also received her FRM charter in 2012 and her CFA charter in 2013, and currently is the Investment Strategy Head of a learning organisation. She is also an avid puzzler and reads at least 60 books every year.