CAT SYLLABUS

                                                  
Fullonmba.com page below shows the list of chapters, contents which are covered as a part of CAT syllabus. We have covered here Quantitative Aptitude and Verbal Aptitude. These forms part of contents in various CAT training institutes. There are various materials, books available which can give you comprehensive information on each of these chapters.

The syllabus for CAT is shown below.
 
QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE

 

1 NUMBER SYSTEM

 

Numbers, HCF and LCM of Numbers, Decimal fractions, Simplification, Square and Cube roots, Problems on Numbers, Problems on Ages, Division rules.

 

2 SET THEORY

 

Sets, Sub-sets, Venn Diagrams.

 

3 FUNCTIONS

 

Various kinds of functions – even and odd functions, increasing and decreasing functions. Composite functions, graphs of functions, maximum and minimum value.

 

4 AVERAGE, RATIO & PROPORTION

 

Average, Mean, Weighted average, Ratios, Distribution, Division, Mixtures and Alligations, Partnership.

 

5 ALGEBRA

 

Quadratic Equations (Real and Non-real roots), Algebraic expressions, Logarithms, A.P., G.P., H.P., Inequalities, Series – summation, Fibonacci series.

 

6 PERCENTAGE

 

Percentage, Profit and Loss, Simple and Compound interest, Percentage – increase and decrease in growth.

 

7 GEOMETRY

 

Lines, Parallel Lines, Triangles, Right angled triangle, Similarity of Triangles, Angles and sides of a Triangle, Area of a Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Square, Rectangle, Rhombus, Trapezium, Diagonals, Perimeter, Circles, Circumscribing and Inscribing of Circles, Triangles and Quadrilaterals in each other, Tangents, Chords, Perpendicular bisectors. Rules of Geometry to find the measures of angles and length of sides.
 

 

8 MENSURATION

 

Area, Volume, Surface area of various 2D and 3D geometric figures like Triangle, Circles, Quadrilaterals, Cones, Cylinders, Frustums, Cubes,Cuboids. Conversion of paper into various forms and one shape into another.

 
 

9 TIME, DISTANCE & WORK

 

Time, Distance, Speed, Times and Work, Pipes and Cisterns, Problems on trains, boats and steams, Races and games of skill, Calendar, Clocks.

 

10 PERMUTATION, COMBINATION & PROBABILITY

 

Number of ways to find out favourable events – permutations and combinations, Probability.

 

11 PROFIT & LOSS

 

12 INTEREST

 

13 PROGRESSION

 

Arithmetic Progression, Geometric Progression  

 

14 TRIGNOMETRY

 

15 CO-ORDINATE GEOMETRY
 
 
 
 

VERBAL APTITUDE

 

1 READING COMPREHENSION

 

   Level of understanding of writing.

 

2 VERBAL REASONING

 

    Evaluating ability to think constructively

 

3 VOCABULARY BASED

 

    Sets of words within a langauge that are familiar.

 

4 GRAMMAR

 

  Composition of clauses, phrases and words in any given natural language.

 

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