Vedic mathematics is an ancient technique consisting of sixteen sutras and sixteen sub-sutras. It simplifi es not only the fundamental arithmetic operations, such as multiplication and division, but also more advanced concepts such as simultaneous equations, quadratic equations, the factorization of cubic equations, and so on. Th is mathematical technique is rapidly emerging as a tool for students appearing in various competitive examinations, including CAT, MAT, XAT, SAT, engineering and banking examinations, where speed and accuracy play a vital role. As a bonus for students, Rajesh Kumar Th akur has also included in this book chapters for CBSE and ICSE board examinations. Written in simple and lucid language, Th e Essentials of Vedic Mathematics has been designed to benefi t the maximum number of readers. Now you can comprehend the basics of Vedic mathematics without any help from experts.