CAT 2019 Reference Books

Exam Date : November 24, 2019
Result Date : January 7, 2020

To prepare for an exam, best books are the source as they enhance knowledge and provide insights about a topic. Preparing for a highly competitive exam like CAT 2019, aspirants often face plenty of problems. There is no dearth of books and resources, but to choose the right one, and preparing strategically along with adequate practice is the key to success. CAT website doesn't mention any study material for the exam. To help candidates some of the best books for CAT has been recommended. All must know CAT Exam Date well before so that they can prepare based on the available time. 

Best Books For CAT 2019 Exam

When it comes to the best books for CAT Exam 2019, there are some highly recommended authored material for beginner and advanced level preparations. Let us have a look at some of the books cum study material available for different sections of CAT Exam. These will support you to have CAT section wise preparation in the best possible way.

Best Books for CAT Quantitative Ability 

This section tests the problem-solving approach of the aspirants. With a high difficulty level, QA covers topics like Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Number System, Modern Mathematics and other questions related to Higher Maths. The best books recommended to prepare for this section of CAT Exam 2019 are:

CAT 2019 Reference Books

CAT 2019 Exam Quantitative Ability Reference Books

Book Name 

Author name  Book Cover Image

How To Prepare For Quantitative Ability For CAT

Arun Sharma  How To Prepare For Quantitative Ability By Arun Sharma

The Complete CAT Digest

Arun Sharma The Complete CAT Digest By Arun Sharma

How to Prepare for the CAT Common Admissions Test

Muhamed Muneer How To Prepare For CAT By Muhamed Muneer

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations

 Abhijit Guha  Quantitative Aptitude For competitive Examinations

Best Books for CAT Verbal and Reading Comprehension 

This section basically tests the English language skills of the test takers. The question types are divided into two parts, Reading Comprehension and English Usage. The English Usage questions can be further classified into Vocabulary, Grammar and Verbal Reasoning. The best books to prepare for this section are:

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CAT 2019 Exam Verbal and Reading Comprehension Reference Books 

  

Book Name 

Author name  Book Cover Image

How To Prepare For the  Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension CAT

Arun Sharma and Meenakshi Upadhyay Verbal Ability ad reading Comprehension

The Pearson Guide to Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning

Nishit K. Sinha The Pearson Guide to Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning

Word Power Made Easy

Norman Lewis. Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis.

Best Books For CAT Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

The questions from this area are mainly in the form of cases. The test takers have to analyse the data given in various ways and answer the questions. The topics covered in this area are Data Arrangement, Seating Arrangement, Blood Relations, Bar Graph, Data Sufficiency etc. The books to refer include

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CAT 2019 Exam Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning Reference Books

Book Name 

Author name  Book Cover Image

How To Prepare For Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning for CAT

Arun Sharma   How To Prepare For Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning for CAT

 Verbal Ability And Logical Reasoning 

Trishna  Verbal Ability And Logical Reasoning

Magazines for GD and PI preparation - CAT 2019

If a candidate reads any of the following materials regularly then he or she will be able to crack the GD-PI rounds quite easily.

  • Business Line by The Hindu Group
  • Business World
  • Business Today by India Today Group
  • Business & Management Chronicle by Chronicle Publications
  • Competition Success Review
  • Management Compass Career Launcher

Recommended Newspapers for CAT 2019

  • The Indian Express
  • The Statesman
  • The Hindu
  • Economics Times

Coaching Institutes for CAT 2019

The candidates can also opt for the coaching institutes. Some recommended coaching centres are:

  • T.I.M.E.
  • IMS
  • Career Launcher

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Discussion Forum



Q
Reference for CAT 2017.

What are the reference books that I can use to prepare for the CAT exam 2017

Asked By: Anu L,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

There are no particular books required for CAT preparations. But a few suggested readings are as follows:

  • Quantitative Aptitude By Arun Sharma
  • Logical Reasoning By Arun Sharma
  • Data Interpretation By Arun Sharma
  • Verbal Reasoning By Arun Sharma
  • Quantum CAT by Sarvesh Verma
  • NCERT maths books of class 8,9 and 10
  • Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis

The candidates can also refer to the syllabus in order to get a good look at the portion.


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