# MBA Quantitative Aptitude Basic Concepts – Mensuration

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May 26, 2016 15:02 IST

Dear Aspirants,

In this article we would make an attempt to provide you a holistic understanding of ‘Mensuration’ chapter. An addition of this topic in your existing knowledge bank would prove to be quite instrumental in escalating your grades of Quantitative Aptitude Section.

From the Geometry and Mensuration section, this topic will carry 3-4 questions and hence, you must master the concepts of this topic in order to maintain the graph of your percentile upwards.

Let us carefully grasp the basic concept of Mensuration in order to gain excellent grades in your targeted entrance exam.

Mensuration is the evaluation or calculation using suitable formulae without actual measurements of the geometrical concepts such as:

• length (of a straight line or any of the curve)
• area  (of the plane figure or bounded by curves)
• Volume of a solid
• Surface of a solid

Some basic Mensuration Formulas:

We hope that these concepts along with their related exercise will aid you in your preparation of Mensuration topic.

You can also post your comments if some of your doubts from this topic still remain unsolved.

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