# Placementor

Tests of Aptitude for Placement Readiness

Price: 850.00 INR

ISBN:

9780199488780

Publication date:

21/06/2018

Paperback

480 pages

276.0x205.0mm

Price: 850.00 INR

ISBN:

9780199488780

Publication date:

21/06/2018

Paperback

480 pages

276.0x205.0mm

PlaceMentor: Tests of Aptitude for Placement Readiness is designed to be an indispensable resource material for students to develop the key skills of employability, namely quantitative aptitude, logical reasoning and verbal ability. The book also has a separate module on soft skills for employability, a crucial skill for successful placement. The book, by addressing the key components of campus placement tests, offers a complete package for students embarking upon their career journey from academics.

Rights:  World Rights

Description

PlaceMentor: Tests of Aptitude for Placement Readiness is designed to be an indispensable resource material for students to develop the key skills of employability, namely quantitative aptitude, logical reasoning and verbal ability. The book also has a separate module on soft skills for employability, a crucial skill for successful placement. The book, by addressing the key components of campus placement tests, offers a complete package for students embarking upon their career journey from academics.

Divided into 53 chapters addressing the general aptitude skills required for cracking recruitment tests, the book is loaded with plenty of examples, tips and alternative methods for quicker solutions. It also includes graded practice exercises with hints and complete solutions under each topic.

The book will also be a useful reference for students preparing for various competitive examinations, such as IBPS and SBI.

Part 1: General

1. Introduction to Recruitment Process
2. Diagnostic Test
Part 2: Quantitative Ability
1. Speed Mathematics
2. Number Properties
3. Progressions
4. Averages
5. Percentage
6. Ratio and Proportion
7. Clocks
8. Calendar
9. Word Problems
10. Profit, Loss and Discount
11. Interest Calculations
12. Time and Work
13. Time, Speed and Distance
14. Probability
15. Permutations and Combinations
16. Set Theory
17. Logarithm
18. Surds and Indices
19. Geometry and Mensuration
20. Algebra
Part 3: Analytical/Logical Reasoning
1. Data Arrangement
2. Blood Relation
4. Selection Decision Table
5. Sequence, Series and Analogy
6. Odd Man Out
7. Direction Sense
8. Coding and Decoding
9. Defined Operations
10. Cryptarithmetic
11. Syllogism
12. Logical Sequence of Words
13. Sequential Output Tracing
14. Cube Problems
15. Magic Squares
16. Sudoku and Futoshiki
17. Visual Reasoning
18. Brain Teasers and Puzzles
19. Data Sufficiency
20. Data Interpretation
Part 4: Verbal Ability
1. Synonyms and Antonyms
2. Confusing Words
3. Idioms and Phrases
4. Sentence Completion
5. Spellings
6. Grammar
8. Verbal Logic
Part 5: Soft Skills for Employability
1. Résumé
2. Group Discussions
3. Interviews

Features

• Addresses all key skills required for gaining success in campus recruitment tests
• Provides discussion on soft skills for employability covering topics such as body language, handling interviews, GDs, etc.
• Presents a brief overview of each topic along with examples, and plenty of exercise questions for practice with complete solutions at the end of each chapter

Free Online Assessments @ smartians.co.in
• 40 tests on Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning and Verbal Skills
• 10 tests to examine programming skills in C, C++, Java and Python
• 7 comprehensive aptitude tests (mock tests) covering all key skills of general aptitude
• 10 company-specific model tests
• 8 tests modelled according to IBPS and SBI (PO/Clerical)

Online Resources

For Faculty:
• Chapter on Essay Writing
• Chapter on Introduction to Psychometric Assessments

Description

PlaceMentor: Tests of Aptitude for Placement Readiness is designed to be an indispensable resource material for students to develop the key skills of employability, namely quantitative aptitude, logical reasoning and verbal ability. The book also has a separate module on soft skills for employability, a crucial skill for successful placement. The book, by addressing the key components of campus placement tests, offers a complete package for students embarking upon their career journey from academics.

Divided into 53 chapters addressing the general aptitude skills required for cracking recruitment tests, the book is loaded with plenty of examples, tips and alternative methods for quicker solutions. It also includes graded practice exercises with hints and complete solutions under each topic.

The book will also be a useful reference for students preparing for various competitive examinations, such as IBPS and SBI.

Part 1: General

1. Introduction to Recruitment Process
2. Diagnostic Test
Part 2: Quantitative Ability
1. Speed Mathematics
2. Number Properties
3. Progressions
4. Averages
5. Percentage
6. Ratio and Proportion
7. Clocks
8. Calendar
9. Word Problems
10. Profit, Loss and Discount
11. Interest Calculations
12. Time and Work
13. Time, Speed and Distance
14. Probability
15. Permutations and Combinations
16. Set Theory
17. Logarithm
18. Surds and Indices
19. Geometry and Mensuration
20. Algebra
Part 3: Analytical/Logical Reasoning
1. Data Arrangement
2. Blood Relation
4. Selection Decision Table
5. Sequence, Series and Analogy
6. Odd Man Out
7. Direction Sense
8. Coding and Decoding
9. Defined Operations
10. Cryptarithmetic
11. Syllogism
12. Logical Sequence of Words
13. Sequential Output Tracing
14. Cube Problems
15. Magic Squares
16. Sudoku and Futoshiki
17. Visual Reasoning
18. Brain Teasers and Puzzles
19. Data Sufficiency
20. Data Interpretation
Part 4: Verbal Ability
1. Synonyms and Antonyms
2. Confusing Words
3. Idioms and Phrases
4. Sentence Completion
5. Spellings
6. Grammar