Quant Basics for Zeros in Quant - CAT 2012Quantitative Report

This thread is exclusively for those who are very weak in Quant and want to start from the scratch. Lets just do quants from basic level and lets become heros from zeros in Quant. I hope this thread will be successful and will give good Quant heros for CAT 2012... [smiley]
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36. A bookseller sells a book at a profit of 10%. If he had bought it at 4% less and sold it for Rs.6 more, he would have gained 18 3/4 % .What did it cost him? a) Rs. 118 b) Rs 136 c) Rs 142 d) Rs 150
bhavya2112 plz explain d solution . 19 Jul.
catahead u can do by options . but let us see the long way. let CP.... 03 Aug.
Hi I need to prepare for the ICICI leadership program aptitude test. Can anyone provide me some material to prepare ASAP ?Thanks
173*261/13+(248*249*250)/15. What is the remainder of the above sum plz help....
MBAUNDERDOG oa 4. 28 Jun.
slashragnarok answer 4. 173%13=4, 261%13=1. 248*249*250%5=0 and don't c.... 31 Aug.
@KBM HI, i see that the arithmetic operators are missing in almost all formulas.. pls update those and re-post if possible thanks KBM
@KBM
P&L; is one of those topics where you can always save a lot of time (to be used in other questions)....
it's perhaps one of the easiest of the topics to cover..... I'm a 100 percentiler in quant and have made a few videos.... you can use them..... don't use them for any commercial pu...
@HydRocker Profit and loss is the branch of basic mathematics which deals with the study of profit and loss made in a business transaction.Profit and loss is mainly used in finance and busines...
​HI,
i see that the arithmetic operators are missing in almost all formulas.. pls update those and re-post if possible
thanksKBM
Are there any shortcut methods to solve questions like If the principal is 22000, the rate of compounded interest is 12%. what would be the amount after 4 years if the interest is calculated quaterly???(i do it by long method bt it takes a lot of tm)​
Shkk Ummmm not exactly shortcut but vedic maths can be of grea.... 09 Apr.
Are there any shortcut methods to solve questions like If the principal is 22000, the rate of compounded interest is 12%. what would be the amount after 4 years if the interest is calculated half-yearly???(i do it by long method bt it takes a lot of tm)​
No one has answered this question, yet. Get cracking.
@chandrakant.k I'm new to pagalguy!!!
I don't know how to ping since I have never pinged in past!!!
@chandrakant.k I m new to pagalguy!!!
I dnt knw hw to pimg since i hv never pined anyone in the past!!!
Google The more the introspection the more you learn. Both For more chatting and discussion please ping me . Lets refrain this thread from our chat
@chandrakant.k Are you applying for CAT this year???
Or have you finished it already???
@chandrakant.k From where the hell do you get this thing's!!!
Since you are writing CAT, let me take your permission to crrect you. There are more people(not persons) to answer..... confusing? look here! http://www.dailywritingtips.com/people-versus-persons/ Any discussion lets ping as this is quant thread
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@chandrakant.k You're right, there are more persons to answer then to ask questions in the above thread!!!
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The avarage age of group decreased by 3 years when a person 56 years old was replaced by another 20 years old . How would the average age have changed, if he were replaced by 2 persons of 32 years each instead???
again calculation error
76------- 60
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4 --------- 16 12
so ratio become 1:3
so ans is 3/4