Chinese Remainder Theorem

Chinese Remainder Theorem: If a number N = a×b, where a and b are prime to each other, and M is a number such that the remainders obtained when M is divided by a and b are \({r_1}\; and\;{r_2}\) respectively, then the remainder obtained when M is divided by N is the smallest value in …

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The 5 most common mistakes students make in CAT reading comprehension

CAT Reading Comprehension presents a challenge even to those students who often think that they are quite good with RCs. In this article, I have summed up some of my observations concerning the approach and attitude of students towards this elusive section. The points are about the common and frequently –made mistakes in VARC, including …

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Improve CAT reading comprehension [RC] accuracy to 100%

I often receive messages and emails from CAT aspirants lamenting their low accuracy in the CAT RC, i.e., reading comprehension passages. In this article, I will try to explain the reasons behind this low accuracy, and, simultaneously, lay out a strategy that could be of some help to improve reading comprehension accuracy. 70% percent is …

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Parajumbles for CAT without options [Tips and Tricks]

Parajumbles for CAT has been a part of CAT Verbal Ability for the past twenty years. Though the CAT exam pattern did change in CAT 2015 with the introduction of parajumbles questions without options [TITA type], the approach to solve parajumbles still remains the same. This article will not only give you tricks but also it …

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The only way to reduce crime is to increase the severity of punishments

The topic says that the only way to reduce crime is to increase the severity of punishments; ostensibly, the argument sounds good, suggesting that severe punishments would deter people from committing crime; but to make the argument convincing we have to answer the question: should or should not the severity of the punishment commensurate with …

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Success in this world is not determined by talent and hard work only, looks and appearances play a major role

The topic given here says that success is not determined by talent and hard work alone, looks and appearances play a major role. While I do agree that looks and appearances do play an important role in enhancing your self-confidence and improving your self-esteem when you are in your teens or in early adolescence, in …

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