**CAT 2013 Syllabus**

**Quantitative Ability**

* Geometry, (Lines, angles, Triangles, Spheres, Rectangles, Cube, Cone etc)

* Ratios and Proportion, Ratios, Percentages, In-equations

* Quadratic and linear equations

* Algebra

* Profit & Loss

* Averages, Percentages, Partnership

* Time-Speed-Distance, Work and time

* Number system: HCF, LCM, Geometric Progression, Arithmetic progression, Arithmetic mean, Geometric mean , Harmonic mean, Median, Mode, Number Base System, BODMAS

* Mensuration, Alligation & Mixtures, Work, Pipes and Cisterns

* Simple Interest & Compound Interest

* Set Theory, Venn Diagram

* Instalment Payments, Partnership, Clocks

* Probability, Permutations & Combinations

* Ratios and Proportion, Ratios, Percentages, In-equations

* Quadratic and linear equations

* Algebra

* Profit & Loss

* Averages, Percentages, Partnership

* Time-Speed-Distance, Work and time

* Number system: HCF, LCM, Geometric Progression, Arithmetic progression, Arithmetic mean, Geometric mean , Harmonic mean, Median, Mode, Number Base System, BODMAS

* Mensuration, Alligation & Mixtures, Work, Pipes and Cisterns

* Simple Interest & Compound Interest

* Set Theory, Venn Diagram

* Instalment Payments, Partnership, Clocks

* Probability, Permutations & Combinations

**Data Interpretation(DI) & Logical Reasoning**

* Puzzles, Syllogisms, Functions, Family tree – identifying relationship among group of people, Symbol Based problems, Coding and decoding , Sequencing , identifying next number in series, etc.

* Data Interpretation based on text, Data Interpretation based on graphs and tables. visit tutorial»

* Graphs can be Column graphs, Bar Graphs, Line charts, Pie Chart, Graphs representing Area, Venn Diagram, etc.

* Critical reasoning, Visual reasoning, Assumption-Premise-Conclusion, Assertion and reasons, Statements and assumptions, identifying valid inferences , identifying Strong arguments and Weak arguments, Statements and conclusions, Cause and Effect, Identifying Probably true, Probably false, definitely true, definitely false kind of statement, Linear arrangements, Matrix arrangements.

* Data Interpretation based on text, Data Interpretation based on graphs and tables. visit tutorial»

* Graphs can be Column graphs, Bar Graphs, Line charts, Pie Chart, Graphs representing Area, Venn Diagram, etc.

* Critical reasoning, Visual reasoning, Assumption-Premise-Conclusion, Assertion and reasons, Statements and assumptions, identifying valid inferences , identifying Strong arguments and Weak arguments, Statements and conclusions, Cause and Effect, Identifying Probably true, Probably false, definitely true, definitely false kind of statement, Linear arrangements, Matrix arrangements.

**English:**

Comprehension of passage, Verbal Reasoning, Syllogisms , Contextual usage, Analogies, Antonyms, Fill In the Blanks, Jumbled paragraphs with 4 or 5 sentences, Foreign language words used in English, Sentence completion, Sentence correction, odd man out, idioms, one word substitution, Different usage of same word, Errors in word choice, mania & phobia, Incorrect words, Mood, Conditionals & Multiple Usage , Punctuation, Proverb, Phrasal verb etc.

**CAT 2013 Syllabus for GK/GA/BA**

* Science, History, Geography, International organisations

* Important quotations

* Social issues, Sports, Finance, Automobiles, Entertainment, Politics etc.

* Current Affairs, Business, Punch line of companies, Top officials of big companies, Major corporate events

* Famous award and prizes

* World Records

* Books and authors

* Important quotations

* Social issues, Sports, Finance, Automobiles, Entertainment, Politics etc.

* Current Affairs, Business, Punch line of companies, Top officials of big companies, Major corporate events

* Famous award and prizes

* World Records

* Books and authors