The cat examinations can be defined as “a computer based test in Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation, Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning.” Conducted by the Institutes of Management, this test helps them to screen students from among the thousands of applicants who wish to join their Masters of Business Management Programs (MBA). As this entrance examination holds a lot of importance, the students have to prepare themselves well before appearing for the test. There are a number of ways in which they can prepare themselves, for instance, there are books, coaching centers as well as websites that provide practice sets for the cat aspirants. Discussed below are the names of the books that can prove to be extremely beneficial for the students who are planning to appear for cat:
- Quantitative Aptitude for the cat by Arun Sharma (Pub: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited (2011)):It has practice sets that will enable the students to get a good amount of idea regarding the type of questions that can be expected on the d-day.
- Sentence Correction gmat Preparation Guide (Pub: Manhattan gmat):An excellent guide book for the preparation of the Verbal Ability section, this book has received rave reviews from students from all over the world. Each chapter helps the student to understand the basic rules of grammar so that the student becomes nothing less than an expert when it comes to sentence correction.
- How to Prepare for Data Interpretation & Logical reasoning for the cat (Pub: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited (2011)): When it comes to Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning, this book is considered to be one of the best of its kinds. It consists of sample test papers as well as several practice sets to ensure that the students find themselves well in control during the course of the examination.
With regular practice from these guide books, the cat aspirants will certainly find themselves ready for the challenge that the cat examination is about to throw on them. The analysis and the problems provided in each book have close resemblance to the real thing. The practice sets have also been provided with answers and explanations so that there is proper understanding of the problems and their solutions.