Infosys Placement Paper Aptitude - Puzzle -27 May 2006

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7 Jan, 2012

1. There is a escalator and 2 persons move down it.A takes 50 steps and B takes 75 steps while the escalator is moving down.Given that the time taken by A to take 1 step is equal to time taken by B to take 3 steps.Find the no. of steps in the escalator while it is staionary. 2. If 5/2 artists make 5/2 paintings using 5/2 canvases in 5/2 days then how many artists r required to make 25 paintings using 25 canvases in 25 days? 3. If the digits of my present age are reversed then i get the age of my son.If 1 year ago my age was twice as that of my son.Find my present age.ans. father-73, son-37 4. There are 6561 balls out of them 1 is heavy.Find the min. no. of times the balls have to be weighed for finding out the haevy ball.ans. 8 5. If i walk with 30 miles/hr i reach 1 hour before and if i walk with 20 miles/hr i reach 1 hour late.Find the distance between 2 points and the exact time of reaching destination is 11 am then find the speed with which it walks. ans. 120miles and 24 miles/hr 6. There r four face cards (J,Q,K,A) all of different types(diamond,club,spade,heart) and some conditions r given.find the order of cards.ans. king -> jack -> queen -> ace heart diamond spade club 7. If A,B,C,D,E r 5 members of a family.4 of them give true statements : 1. E is my mother in law 2. C is my son in law's brother 3. B is my father's brother 4. A is my brother's wife Who made the stmt. and what r the realtions among them ans. E | A<-->B--C | D <--> denotes husband-wife -- denotes brothers 8. The product of 5 different temperatures is 12.If all of then r integers then find all the temperatures ans. -2,-1,1,2,3 9. If a flight travels between India(IST) and Toronto(TST).There r 2 types of flights slow and fast. IST TST SLOW - - FAST - - TST IST SLOW - - FAST - ? These are the departure times and arrival times for slow and fast flights in IST and TST. then find the time in ? ans. 22:40 10.There r 9 cities numbered 1 to 9.From how many cities the flight can start so as to reach the city 8 either directly or indirectly such the path formed is divisible by 3. eg. 1368-Flights goes through 1-3-6-8. 11. If i do this puzzle i find it to be hard than the last puzzle that i did before that after that..............very complex stmt.Is that puzzle difficult,easy,can't say or depends on the no. of puzzles

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1. There is a escalator and 2 persons move down it.A takes 50 steps and B takes 75 steps while the escalator is moving down.Given that the time taken by A to take 1 step is equal to time taken by B to take 3 steps.Find the no. of steps in the escalator while it is staionary. 2. If 5/2 artists make 5/2 paintings using 5/2 canvases in 5/2 days then how many artists r required to make 25 paintings using 25 canvases in 25 days? 3. If the digits of my present age are reversed then i get the age of my son.If 1 year ago my age was twice as that of my son.Find my present age.ans. father-73, son-37 4. There are 6561 balls out of them 1 is heavy.Find the min. no. of times the balls have to be weighed for finding out the haevy ball.ans. 8 5. If i walk with 30 miles/hr i reach 1 hour before and if i walk with 20 miles/hr i reach 1 hour late.Find the distance between 2 points and the exact time of reaching destination is 11 am then find the speed with which it walks. ans. 120miles and 24 miles/hr 6. There r four face cards (J,Q,K,A) all of different types(diamond,club,spade,heart) and some conditions r given.find the order of cards.ans. king -> jack -> queen -> ace heart diamond spade club 7. If A,B,C,D,E r 5 members of a family.4 of them give true statements : 1. E is my mother in law 2. C is my son in law's brother 3. B is my father's brother 4. A is my brother's wife Who made the stmt. and what r the realtions among them ans. E | A<-->B--C | D <--> denotes husband-wife -- denotes brothers 8. The product of 5 different temperatures is 12.If all of then r integers then find all the temperatures ans. -2,-1,1,2,3 9. If a flight travels between India(IST) and Toronto(TST).There r 2 types of flights slow and fast. IST TST SLOW - - FAST - - TST IST SLOW - - FAST - ? These are the departure times and arrival times for slow and fast flights in IST and TST. then find the time in ? ans. 22:40 10.There r 9 cities numbered 1 to 9.From how many cities the flight can start so as to reach the city 8 either directly or indirectly such the path formed is divisible by 3. eg. 1368-Flights goes through 1-3-6-8. 11. If i do this puzzle i find it to be hard than the last puzzle that i did before that after that..............very complex stmt.Is that puzzle difficult,easy,can't say or depends on the no. of puzzles