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Divisibility rules – Number properties – Understand and apply!

In this article, we will discuss the different Divisibility rules and explain the logic behind the rules. The main numbers whose divisibility rules we would discuss are: 2, 4, 8 (and other powers of 2), 5, 25 (and other powers of 5), 3, 9, 11, and the two numbers 7 and 13 which have…

CAT GRILL – Intensive CAT Sessions

CUBIX CAT GRILL is a series of 20 rigorous 3-hour sessions. In the sessions, we will make sure that all aspects of CAT are completely covered – in all three subject areas: Quantitative Aptitude Logical Reasoning & Data Interpretation Verbal Ability   The sessions under CAT GRILL are important for you only for CAT but…

Mixtures – removal and replacement questions made easy

We often get questions involving  removal and replacement of mixtures where a part of a mixture is removed and replaced by some other solution. Say, a vessel contains different constituents in some given ratio. A fraction of the solution is removed and some quantity of some constituent is added to the solution. This process…

Percentages and percentage change – concepts and applications

Percent (read as per cent) means ‘every hundred’, or, essentially, ‘out of 100’. If we are given a fraction, we can simply convert it to a percentage by multiplying 100. Say, we have ½, which, when multiplied with 100 becomes ½ x 100 = 50%. What do we mean by a percentage change? Say, a…

Applications of concepts in Geometry

Geometry is something, that we, in general, are not very fond of. The primary reason is that we do not understand which concept to use for which problem. We also have a feeling that geometry is all about memorizing a large number of theorems. However, contrary to popular belief, you don’t really need to memorize…

All about NMAT 2018 – The exam format

First things first – the dates for NMAT (by GMAC) 2018: NMAT Registration 3rd July’18 – 3rd October’18 NMAT Scheduling 3rd July’18 – 16th October’18 NMAT ‘Retake’ Registration 5th October’18 – 14th December’18 NMAT Exam dates 4th October’18 – 17th December’18 Expected Final Result date 3rd week of January’19   Retakes in NMAT A…

All about IIFT 2018 – The exam format

First things first – the dates for IIFT 2018: IIFT Date 2nd December’18 (10 am – 12 noon) Registration starts 6th August’18 Registration ends 14th September’18 Admit card download 16th November’18 onward Expected Result date 5th January’19   Note: Once the IIFT Admit cards are published, be sure to check the test center that…

All about XAT 2019 – The exam format

First things first – the dates for XAT 2019: XAT Date 6th January’19 (10AM – 1PM) Registration starts 20th August’18 Registration ends 30th Nov’18 (15th Dec’18 with Late Fee) Admit card download 20th December’18 to 6th January’19 Expected Result date End of January’19   Note: XAT is one exam that does NOT require a…

General Knowledge and Current Affairs – Part II

Continuing with our previous post, let us look at the main events in the second week of May 2018 (you may access our first post Here)   Week 2 – May 2018 (20 questions – 10 minutes)   1) What is the India’s GDP growth rate for 2018-19, as per latest economic data by Asian…

How is your General Knowledge and Current Affairs knowledge? – Part I

As you all know, General Knowledge (GK), General Awareness (GA) and Current Affairs (CA) play quite an important role in many exams – XAT, IIFT, SNAP, TISS, etc. Keeping that in mind, we would be sharing with you the main events that happen every month. The first in this series: some of the main events…