# Tag - shortcuts

## [Reasoning] Syllogism (All Cats are Dogs): Method, approach, techniques, shortcuts explained for IBPS, SSC, CSAT and CAT

Introduction to Syllogism Basics Subject vs Predicate Classification of statement Standard format: conversion No conclusion Combos Conclusive-Combos DemoQ: Crazy men and Women DemoQ: Intelligent Poets and singers CAT-level DemoQ: Sweet Testing Apples (CAT) DemoQ: Working mother nurses (CAT) DemoQ: 4 questions in 1! [...]

## [Reasoning] Three-Statement Syllogism: technique, method, shortcuts for IBPS, SSC, CSAT, CAT, CMAT

Don’t read further, until and unless you’ve mastered the 2-statement syllogism technique explained in previous article (click ME) Recap of 2-Statement syllogism Parent Statements Chain formula DemoQ: Married Student Dancers (CSAT-2012) DemoQ: Rich n Sick Air travellers (CSAT-2012) DemoQ: Drug addict Artists (CSAT-2012) Recap of [...]

## [Aptitude] Product Consistency: If Sugar price increases then consumption should be Decreased by What %, Time-Speed-Distance problems, shortcuts for SSC, IBPS, CSAT, CAT

Case: Sugar Consumption Budget don’t change Case: Salary comparison: How much more or less? Case: Increased consumption absolute value Case: Apples price decrease absolute value Case: Time-Speed-Distance Mock questions Food for thought IF you want to master this method, then don’t just read the [...]

## [Reasoning] Logical Connectives (if, unless, either or) for CSAT, CAT shortcuts formulas approach explained

Difference: Syllogism vs Logical connectives Standard format: logical connectives Logical connective: if then Logical connective: Only IF Logical Connective: UNLESS Logical connective: otherwise Logical connective: When, Whenever, every time Logical Connective: Either OR Demo Q: Only if: bored TV brother (CSAT 2012) Demo [...]

## [Reasoning] Calendar Questions: Finding day or date, concepts, shortcuts explained

Introduction Concept: 7 Day cycle SSC-CGL 2000 Question on 7-Day cycle Concept: Day Gain Day loss What is Leap year? SSC Investigator 2010 (Anniversary) SSC CGL 2011 (Anniversary) CAT-2001 Question on calendar Question 1988 to 1989 Speed Technique tip#1 Speed Technique tip#2 Concept: [...]

## [ACIO-2013] Aptitude (Maths, Reasoning, English) Answerkey with explanations, shortcuts

Prologue Maths questions: Internal Breakup Percentages Wine-water (Alligiation) Number System TSD (Time Speed Distance) Permutation Combination Probability AP-GP Reasoning Direction Sense Test Sitting arrangement Blood relation Calendar English internal breakup Sentence correction / meaning idioms and phrases Vocabulary Essay Prologue The ACIO-2013 general-awareness answerkey (history, [...]