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# GMAT Quant - Topicwise Listing of Sample Questions and Answers

**1. Algebra**Includes linear equations and word problems that would require framing linear equations to get the solution.

**2. Series: Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences**AP, GP, infinite geometric progressions, summation of series.

**3. Descriptive Statistics**Problems on simple averages (Arithmetic Mean), Weighted Arithmetic Mean (weighted averages), Median, Mode, Range, Standard Deviation and mixtures and alligations

**4. Inequalities**Inequalities is considered to be one of the hard topics in the problem solving section. Questions involving algebraic expression, modulus, exponents in inequalities are covered.

**5. Geometry**Triangles, similar triangles, right triangles, equilateral triangles, lines, parallel lines, angles, quadrilaterals, circles.

**6. Mensuration - Solid Geometry**Area, volume, surface area, of 3d objects such as cuboids, cubes, spheres, hemispheres, cones, cylinders, pyramids and prisms.

**7. Coordinate Geometry**Slopes, intercepts, quadrants, distance between points, midpoint theorem, coordinates of Centroid, incenter. Finding area of a triangle given coordinates of its vertices.

**8. Number Properties, Theory & Number Systems**LCM, HCF, remainders, factorials, unit digits of numbers, word problems.

**9. Percentages**Percentages to fraction or decimal conversion and the reverse. Problems using the concept of percentages.

**10. Counting Methods (Permutation, Combination) and Discrete Probability**Permutation, combination, sampling with replacement, ordering, re-arrangement of letters of a word, seating arrangements.

**11. Profits**Profit, loss, expressed as a percentage of cost price, discounts, marked price.

**12. Quadratic Equations**Nature of roots, real roots, imaginary roots, equal roots, solution to quadratic equations, word problems that require framing quadratic equutions to get the solution.

**13. Ratio, Proportion and Variance**Standard problems that involve ratios and proportion, continued proportions, direct and inverse variations.

**14. Sets (Set Theory)**Union, intersection of sets, disjoint sets, mutually exclusive sets.

**15. Simple and Compound Interest**Simple interest, compound interest, compounding periods other than on an annual basis.

**16. Rates : Speed, Time and Distance**Average speed, relative speed, train problems, boats in streams, races.

**17. Rates : Work - Time and Pipes - Cisterns**Amount of work done by a man or woman, time taken by pipes to fill a cistern.

**18. Data Sufficiency**About a third of the questions in the GMAT quant section are data sufficiency questions.

# GMAT Verbal - Sample Questions and Answers

**1. Sentence Correction**About a third of the questions in the GMAT verbal section are Sentence Correction questions. Typical errors tested in the GMAT SC section include Subject-Verbal agreement, Pronouns, Tense, Modifiers, Parallel Constructs, Comparisons, and Word Usage. A set of sample questions with explanatory answers for you to practice.