Books recommended for Quantitative Aptitude-Best Books For Preparation of Apti.
Quantitative aptitude is a subject which shows its presence in almost every competitive exam and every interview aptitude test be it GATE, CAT, SSC, CDS, Bank Exams or any Public service recruitment exam.
There are many book available for Quantitative aptitude below are some of the best books.
1. Quantitative Aptitude For Competitive Examinations by Abhijeet Guha
This is a good book for building basic concepts of quantitative aptitude; it is useful both for beginners and also for those who want to brush up their skills in gaining speed and accuracy. The theory on each topic is given in details as compared to other books. The new edition of this bools contains 22 original test papers of various competitive exams.
2. How To Prepare For Quantitative Aptitude For The CAT by Arun Sharma
This is a very popular book among the CAT aspirants, even if you are not going to appear for CAT it will be useful if you to refer this book. It has several short cut tricks that help solve the problems quickly. The questions in this books are divided into three difficulty levels. If you are not a CAT aspirant then the first two levels are sufficient for any other competitive exam or aptitude test. If you want to achieve the capability of tackling any mathematics problem then you should definitely refer this book seriously. It is recommended to use this book after attaining a certain level of aptitude or you refer it only for shortcut tricks and refer to exercise later.
3. Quantitative Aptitude by R. S. Agarwal-
This is obviously the most popular book, which covers almost all concepts related to quantitative aptitude in detail. The quantity of questions in this book is quite high but there are too many questions of similar kind, it feels like same questions are repeated with different numerical values. This is a good book if you are beginning with learning of aptitude. Solving maximum questions from this book will definitely help you to increase speed with easy problems because ability to solve problems is not important but ability to solve problems faster is the skill which can be acquired by solving maximum problems from this book.