## Exam Pattern

CAT Exam Date: NOV 16th and 22nd, 2014

Section Number of Questions Time
Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation 50 170
Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning. 50
Total 100 170

#### Eligibility

The candidate must hold a Bachelorâ€™s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA [45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Differently Abled (DA) (It may also referred to as Persons with Disability (PWD) category)], awarded by any of the Universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India.

#### Registration

Online from Aug 06 - Sep 20, 2014

## Syllabus

#### Quantitative Aptitude

Number Systems

HCF/LCM

Averages

Percentages

Profit & Loss

Simple/Compound Interest

Equations

Inequalities

Complex numbers

Functions

Probability

Permutation & Combination

Mensuration

Geometry

Co-ordinate Geometry

Trigonometry

Mixtures

Set Theory

Speed & Distance

Work & Time

Progressions

Surds & Indices

Logarithms

Ratio & Proportion

#### Data Interpretation

Data Tables

Pie Charts

Line Graphs

Other Chart Types

Data Sufficiency

Bar Graphs

#### Verbal Ability

Parajumbles

Fill in the Blanks

Vocabulary Based

English Grammar

Sentence Correction

Analogies

Meaning-Usage Match

Verbal / Critical Reasoning

Facts / Inference /Judgement

#### Logical Reasoning

Cubes & Dice

Blood Relations

Number & Letter Series

Seating Arrangement

Venn Diagrams

Clocks & Calendars

Analytical Reasoning

Syllogism

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