The terms percent means "for every hundred". Percentage is a way of expressing a number as a fraction of 100. It is denoted by using the percent sign, %. For example, when we say a man made a profit of 20 percent we mean to say that he gained Rs. 20 for every hundred rupees he invested in the business.
Number Systems forms the base for Quantitative Ability and clearing of concepts is important for CAT and other related exams. A measurement carried out, of any quantity, leads to a meaningful value called the Number. This value may be positive or negative depending on the direction of the measurement and can be represented on the number line.
Two figures are said to be similar, if they have the same shape but not necessarily the same size. If the angles of one triangle are equal to the angles of another triangle, then the triangles are said to be Equiangular. Equiangular triangles have the same shape but may have different sizes. Therefore, equiangular triangles are also called Similar Triangles.
Apart from 11 member institutes, there are around 150 B-schools in the list of XAT participating institutes. The participating institutes consider XAT scores from eligible candidates in order to accept applications for shortlisting purpose. The candidates who clear the cutoff of a particular college are eligible for the selection rounds.