Recommended Study Material For Competitive exam

Study Material For Competitive exam

Railway , SSC (Staff Selection Commission), Bank conducts Various (Combined Graduate Level) examination for the recruitment of grade “B” and “C” category posts in various government ministries, departments and offices.

Most exams are based graduate level examination and it has difficulty level ranging from easy to medium. Before knowing about important  study material to prepare for competitive exams, you should know about  syllabus and  exam pattern. Once you have a clear understanding of the syllabus then you can find the best books for better preparation.

Candidates can also use NCERT Class 10 Mathematics and English books for the respective classes. In this article, I have prepared a list of the best study material for competitive 2019-2020 preparation, which I am sharing with you.

Name of the Section

Best books to be followed

1. Quantitative Aptitude

a) (Quantitative Aptitude)

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by R.S. Aggarwal

b) Fast-track objective arithmetic

c) Magical Book Series Quikr Math

Magical Book On Quicker Maths

d) Quantitative Aptitude for CAT by Arun Sharma

e) Arihant Publications – Fast Track Objective Arithmetic

f) Quicker Maths by M Tyra (For beginners)

g) Mathematics Class 11th and 12th R.D. Sharma

h) Elementary and Advanced Mathematics by Kiran Publication

g) Ramniwas Mathuriya Math

2.English Language

a) Objective General English by SPBakshi (Arihant)

b) Quick Learning Objective General English by RS Aggarwal & Vikas Aggarwal

c) Objective English for Competitive Examinations by H M Prasad

d) How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension – By Arun Sharma

e) Wren & Martin – High School English Grammar and Composition

f) Perfect Competitive English V.K. Sinha

g) Competitive General English Kiran Prakashan

3.Reasoning Section (General Intelligence and Reasoning Power)

a) Analytical Reasoning by M K Pandey

b) Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning by R S Aggarwal

c) New Approach to Reasoning Verbal, Non-Verbal & Analytical by BS Sijwali, Indu Sijwal

d) Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal

e) How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CAT and How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for the CAT by Arun Sharma

f) Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CAT by Nishit K. Sinha

g) Ramniwas Mahturiya Reasoning

4.General Awareness (General Knowledge)

a) Competition Success Review

b) General Knowledge Dr. Binary Karn (Lucent Publications)

c) Manorama Yearbook 2017 (English)

d) Manorama Yearbook 2017 (Hindi)

5.Previous year Question Paper (Previous Year Questions)

a) Solved Papers Pre-Examination Tier-I by Arihant

b) Kiran’s Combined Graduate Level Exams Question Bank 1999-2016

c)  50 Practice Papers Combined Graduate Level Tier-I Examination by Arihant

Candidates can also use NCERT Class 10 Mathematics and English books for the respective classes.