CSAT Comprehensive Manual For Civil Services Pre Examination – 2013 (Paper -2) – “Contents”

Contents

SOLVED PAPER – 2012

SOLVED PAPER – 2011

COMPREHENSION & ENGLISH LANGUAGE COMPREHENSION

PART – I: Comprehension

• Introduction to Comprehension
• Comprehension

PART – II: English Language Comprehension

• Introduction to English Language Comprehension Skills
• Passages
• Analogy
• Spotting Errors
• Phrase/Sentence Improvement
• Para Jumbles
• Cloze Tests
• Fill in the Blanks
• Synonyms/Antonyms
• Idioms and Phrases

INTERPERSONAL & COMMUNICATION SKILLS & DECISION MAKING & PROBLEM SOLVING

PART – I: Interpersonal & Communication Skills

• Interpersonal & Communication Skills

PART – II: Decision Making & Problem Solving

• Decision Making & Problem Solving

GENERAL MENTAL ABILITY, LOGICAL REASONING & ANALYTICAL ABILITY

PART – I: General Mental Ability

• Analogy
• Series
• Coding-Decoding
• Blood Relations
• Direction Sense Test
• Sitting Arrangements
• Mathematical Operations
• Inserting the Missing Character
• Number, Ranking and Time Sequence Test
• Eligibility Test

PART – II: Logical Reasoning & Analytical Ability

• Syllogism
• Statement and Arguments
• Statement and Assumptions
• Statement and Courses of Action
• Statement and Conclusions
• Deriving Conclusion
• Assertion and Reason
• Situation Reaction Tests
• Cause and Effect
• Analytical Reasoning

BASIC NUMERACY

• Number System
• Indices and Surds
• HCF and LCM
• Simplification
• Square Root and Cube Root
• Average
• Alligation or Mixtures
• Ratio and Proportion
• Partnership
• Percentage
• Simple Interest
• Compound Interest
• Profit and Loss
• Time and Work
• Time, Speed and Distance
• Problems Based on Ages
• Calendar and Clock
• Probability
• Algebra
• Concepts of Geometry
• Permutation & Combination
• Set Theory, Venn Diagrams, Functions & Relations
• Statistics

DATA INTERPRETATION & DATA SUFFICIENCY

• Introduction to Data Interpretation
• Approaches to Data Interpretation
• Table
• Pie Charts
• Bar Charts
• Line Graphs
• Mix Diagrams
• Data Sufficiency