### CAT / #Quantitative Ability

October 17, 2017 @ 11:22 AM

October 17, 2017 @ 11:22 AM

# Quant section will be tricky

Updated: Tuesday, 17th October 2017, 11:20 AM

This year too in CAT 2017, QA (Quantitative Ability)will be a separate section which will comprise of 34 questions with a stipulated time of 60 minutes. Exam is scheduled to be conducted on 26th November 2017

If there is something that can upset the strong will and confidence of even the most serious CAT aspirants it would definitely be the Quantitative Ability (QA).

There is no any fix syllabus for this section but with the expert analysis of previous CAT papers, following topics are of utmost importance:

Number System

• Number Base System
• BODMAS
• HCF/LCM
• AP/GP
• AM/GM/HM
• Central Tendency (Mean/Median/Mode)
• Average
• Ratio and Proportion
• Percentage

Algebra

• Equation
• In-Equation

Time -Speed ,Distance and Time, Profit and Loss, Geometry etc.

Practice Question

Question

In the figure given below, AD = AE = 4 cm and BD = CE = 2 cm. If BC is a straight line and ∠ADE = 60°, find the length of AB.

Solution

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