This module will teach you the basics of direct and indirect proportions. These concepts will further help you in time and work questions. Important Formulas – chain rule Direct ProportionTwo quantities are said to be directly proportional, if on Read More …

# Category: Aptitude & reasoning

## PROFIT & LOSS

Profit and loss IMPORTANT FACTS Cost Price: The price, at which an article is purchased, is called its cost price, abbreviated as C.P. Selling Price: The price, at which an article is sold, is called its selling prices, abbreviated as S.P. Read More …

## Percentage

Important Formulas – Percentage PercentagePercent means for every 100 So, when percent is calculated for any value, it means that we calculate the value for every 100 of the reference value. percent is denoted by the symbol %. For example, Read More …

## Discount

The discount is referred to the reduction in the price of some commodity or service. It may anywhere appear in the distribution channel in the form of modifications in marked price (printed on the item) or in retail price (set by retailer usually by pasting a sticker Read More …

## MATHEMATICS AND QUATITUATIVE APTITUDE – SIMPLE INTEREST

Introduction Money is not free and it costs to borrow the money. Normally, the borrower has to pay an extra amount in addition to the amount he had borrowed. i.e, to repay the loan, the borrower has to pay Read More …

## Compound Interest

Compound Interest Let Principal = P, Rate = R% per annum, Time = n When interest is compound Annually: Amount = P 1 + R n 100 When interest is compounded Half-yearly: Amount = P 1 Read More …

## MENSURATION

Mensuration is the branch of mathematics which deals with the study of different geometrical shapes, their areas and Volume. In the broadest sense, it is all about the process of measurement. It is based on the use of algebraic equations Read More …

## PIPES & CISTERN

Pipes and Cistern Inlet: A pipe connected with a tank or a cistern or a reservoir, that fills it, is known as an inlet. Outlet: A pipe connected with a tank or cistern or reservoir, emptying it, Read More …

## SQUARE ROOT & CUBE ROOTS

Square Root & Cube Root Step 1: First of all group the number in pairs of 2 starting from the right. Step 2: To get the ten’s place digit, Find the nearest square (equivalent or greater than or less than) to Read More …

## SURDS

Surds A surd is a square root which cannot be reduced to a rational number. For example, is not a surd. However is a surd. If you use a calculator, you will see that and we will need to round the answer correct to a Read More …