A logarithm is used to solve an exponential equation, where the unknown is the exponent. Think of using multiplication to …

## 6 common mistakes in Quants

Sometimes, as you solve a CAT Quants problem, everything seems to go smoothly. You get an answer that matches one …

## Selection of the correct answer in Verbal

On Verbal, you’re asked for the “best” answer—not the “objectively correct” answer that we need to find on Quant—so it …

## Improving at Quants word problems

There are Two types of questions that you may encounter in the Quants Section of CAT. The first type contains …

## Ratios- introduction

Before getting into the topic,try this question: The owner of a pet store sells only two types of pets: donkeys …

## MBA Finance Important Terms

Net worth Net worth is the amount by which assets exceed liabilities. Another way to say this is, it’s the …

## Course of Action: Steps to Solve

Course of Action is a common question type in Verbal Reasoning. These questions pop up either in the Logical Reasoning …

## What is Inference and how to do it?

Inference questions can appear in Critical Reasoning and Reading Comprehension in CAT, so it’s crucial to master what the test …

## Step by Step Geometry

First, here’s the general 3-step process for any quant problem, geometry included: All geometry problems also have three standard strategies …

## How and when to work backwards in a problem?

What working backwards is? Working backwards from the answer choices, back-solving, plug-and-chug… no matter what you call it, you’ve probably …