With the plethora of MBA preparatory material available in the market, it is important to segregate the good ones from the not-so-good ones. Hence, we decided to do a post on recommended books for each section. Here are the recommended books for Quant:
The Necessary Ones
1. How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT Common Admission Test: Arun Sharma
This is one of the more popular books out there. The book gives a clear explanation of the concepts in each chapter. Recommended for those who are starting with their CAT preparation. There are a few errors and printing mistakes however, so tread carefully.
Link: Arun Sharma
2. The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for CAT: Nishit Sinha
This is quite similar in nature to Arun Sharma’s book and both are equally good. Hence, either this book or Arun Sharma would suffice.
Link: Nishit Sinha
1. Quantum CAT: Quantitative Aptitude Common Admission Test for Admission Into IIMs: Sarvesh K Verma
Link: Sarvesh Verma
2. NCERT Mathematics Books: 8th, 9th and 10th Standard
If you think that the level of Arun Sharma or Nishit Sinha is a tad high, then go through the NCERT books to shore up your basics.