Wiley's Quantitative Aptitude

Author : P.A. Anand
Price : Rs 549.00
ISBN 13 : 9788126549306
ISBN 10 : 8126549300
Pages : 408
Type : Paperbound

Wiley's Quantitative Aptitude

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Quantitative Aptitude forms an integral part of examinations conducted for campus placements, entry into banking sector, civil services and to public sector services through SSC (staff selection commission) examination. This book focuses primarily on the preparation of Bank P.O and clerical examinations, SSC, RRB, CSAT, campus placements and entrance to tier II MBA courses.

Preface
About the Author
Note to the Students

1: Number System
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Understanding Numbers
1.3 Conversion of a Number from Non-terminating and Repeating Decimal to the Form p/q
1.4 Some Other Categorization of Numbers
1.5 Divisibility Rules of Numbers
1.6 Rules to be followed for Remainders
1.7 Factors, LCM and HCF
1.8 Concept of the Last Digit
1.9 Alpha-Numerals

2: Percentages
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Percentage Equivalent of Fractions
2.3 Concept of Multiplication Factor
2.4 Base and Base Change

3: Profit, Loss and Discount
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Method of Weighted Average

4: Simple Interest and Compound Interest
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Simple Interest
4.3 Compound Interest
4.4 Concept of Effective Rate of Interest
4.5 Difference between SI and CI at the End of Two Periods

5: Ratio and Proportion
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Properties of Ratios
5.3 Applications of Ratios
5.4 Proportionality and Variation

6: Average
6.1 Introduction

7: Ages
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Problems on Ages

8: Alligation, Mixtures and Solutions
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Alligation
8.3 Replacement of Part of a Mixture

9: Time, Speed and Distance
9.1 Introduction
9.2 Basic Concepts
9.3 Problem Types Based on Time, Speed and Distance

10: Time and Work
10.1 Introduction
10.2 Problems Involving Individual Efficiencies
10.3 Problems Involving Group or Combined Efficiencies

11: Basic Algebra
11.1 Introduction
11.2 Basis of Classification
11.3 Linear Equation
11.4 Quadratic Equation
11.5 Progressions

12: Permutation and Combination
12.1 Introduction
12.2 Fundamental Principle of Counting
12.3 Concept of Combination
12.4 Permutation

13: Probability
13.1 Introduction
13.2 Elements of Probability
13.3 Problems Types Based on Probability

14: Set Theory
14.1 Introduction
14.2 Representation of a Set
14.3 Venn Diagrams
14.4 Types of Sets
14.5 Subset of a Set
14.6 Operations on Sets

15: Clocks
15.1 Introduction
15.2 Concept of Clocks
15.3 Other Important Concepts of Clocks
15.4 Concept of Incorrect Clocks

16: Calendar
16.1 Introduction
16.2 Concept of Odd Days
16.3 Definition of a Leap Year
16.4 Counting Odd Days
16.5 Concept of Total Odd Days in 100, 200, 300 and 400 Years
16.6 Problems-Types Based on Calendars

17: Logarithms
17.1 Introduction
17.2 Important Formulas of Logarithms

18: Indices
18.1 Introduction
18.2 Fractional Indices
18.3 Rules for Indices

19: Mensuration
19.1 Introduction
19.2 Cuboid
19.3 Cube
19.4 Cylinder
19.5 Cone
19.6 Sphere
19.7 Mensuration Problems Based on Different Geometric Figure

20: Data Sufficiency
20.1 Introduction
20.2 Structure of a Data Sufficiency Problem
20.3 Approach to a Data Sufficiency Problem

21: Data Interpretation
21.1 Introduction
21.2 Concepts in Data Interpretation

Solved Examples
Practice Exercise
Answer Key
Answers and Explanations
Mock Test 1 to 9

Competitive Examinations market both in academic and professional areas. The book would cater to:

·    Entrance to MBA courses (SNAP, IIFT, IRMA, MAT, CMAT, etc.)
·    Bank P.O and Clerical
·    Civil Services Aptitude Test
·    SSC and RRB
·    Campus Placements

P.A. Anand has about 17 years of experience across the Steel, Automobile and Education industry. He is currently associated with Graphic Era Hill University Dehradun as a faculty resource and head of the team responsible for personality development and training of the students for aptitude tests and campus placements. He has been in the education space since 2003 and has trained a number of students for CAT, GMAT, the other MBA examinations and GATE and r campus placements.