This thread will help CAt aspirants to understand the Basic concepts thoroughly for those who are using the book and will also help others who are preparing for various MBA entrance exams and following some other book.
It will be highly appreciated if the Moderators kindly allow us to start this new thread for Discussion of Nishit Sinha's Quant,DI and LA Problems which helpful for CAT preparation.
Nishit Sinha followers will be free to post any problems from the book which they feel are difficult to understand or which requires a detailed explanation , and we expect some of us who have solved it will definitely help others.
IT WILL BE OF GREAT HELP IF U MENTION :
3. QUESTION (For others who are not using this book to have a feel of the problem)
4. DETAILED EXPLANATIONS(With shortcuts If any)
Hope this thread will be highly appreciated by those who are using this book and for others who are not using it.
TEACHING OTHERS IS THE BEST WAY TO GAIN KNOWLEDGE.
So start posting your queries!!!!!!!!!!
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Here are the GoogleBooks links
Quant : http://books.google.co.in/books?id=eOnaFSKRSR0C&printsec;=frontcover&source;=gbs_similarbooks_s&cad;=1#v=onepage&q;&f;=false
DI/LR : http://books.google.co.in/books?id=H3ZM_gp-NfwC&pg;=PR13&dq;=Pearson+guide+to+DI/LR&hl;=en&ei;=b_g9TO-hDIzvcIK48aMC&sa;=X&oi;=book_result&ct;=result&resnum;=1&ved;=0CC0Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q;&f;=false
Hope you find the links interesting.
Q.1. Fresh watermelon contains 90% water by weight whereas dry watermelon contains 20% water by weight . What is the weight of dry watermelon obtained from 20 kgs of fresh watermelon?
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Thnx a million Ton for the great expalnation.
Keep on clearing our doubts , we really need ur help for making this thread an useful one.
Really a great expalnation.
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Candle1 (c1) will reduce by 4m after every hr, and candle2(c2) by 6m.
At 1pm: c1 = 20m,c2=18
at 2pm: c1=16,c2=12
at 3pm: c1=12,c2=6
So answer is option A...
For any figure, area is proportionate ...
Shared equally so, 2.66 each....guavas left with K 0.33, and 2.33 left with S...these are eaten by Gopi...
Ratio of money tat K, S shud get is 0.33: 2.33
So 8 shud be distributed as 1,7...so ...
Since those are equally divided among the three, each one gets 2.66
Now Gopi contributes Rs 8 for 2.66 guavas, which means each guava costs
8/2.66 = Rs. 3
Kunal brings 3 guavas which cost 3 x 3 = Rs. 9. But each one's contribution (rather expens...
Here are the questions where I am having some doubts.It would be of great help if u explain the logic too in brief along with the answer/solut...
Now as saturn is nearer than mars then we can say that 1 day in mars is equivalent to 64/3sqrt(3) in saturn
So for calculation we can assume 1 year is consist of 366days
Then answer beco...
Please let other know about it..
It's a good initiative and I am sure most of the CAT aspirants are using this book, no doubt this thread will help us a lot..
Keep them coming
Personally i wud have advised u guys to make use of the existing official quant thread as more ppl wud respond to ur queries...
Will try to help out whenever possible...
Anyways thanks to both of u for u r valuable suggestion,Looking forwar...
distance/(normal speed - 300) = 2t ( delay time)
distance/(normal speed + 300 ) = t ( early time )
ratio => 2:1
19) ans : 12
(1 Re, 50p, 25p)
Anand's no. of coins : ...
Don't you think its better to post these questions in the existing thread "official quant thread" ?
its getting better hits plus ppl are solving questions in that thread anyway irrespective of the source of the question ...
I had started this thread with this initiative, finding out that there is no thread / website for CAT preparation where we can openly discuss the ed by Nishit Sinha follwers while solving the book.
Please post ur queries and make this threa...
Difficulty Level : Moderate
Q.18.The time taken by a jet,to reach a certain place while flying at a speed ,slower by 300m/s than the normal , is double the time taken by it while flying at a speed 300m/s than normal.
What is the ratio of delayed time while flying slower ...