TCS  Placement Paper   Candidates Experiences   -24 Mar 2010

#### TCS  Placement Paper   Candidates Experiences   -24 Mar 2010

• Posted by  FreshersWorld
7 Jan, 2012

Written test:  TotalTime-90min

Time-20min

Verbal

Synonyms- (10),

Antonyms- (10),

2 passages- (12),

1 passage will be too long and in the middle of the passages some sentences will be missing, u will be given 8 sentences which r missing and u have to arrange them in the passage where ever they r suitable.

2nd passage will be about some questions in the given passage

Note:don?t use  Ms word to know synonyms and antonyms because if they see us opening word they will send us out

Time-40min            questions-38

Quantitative

2-4 Questions were asked in  the Data Sufficiency,

Once read the five options given in this section because the options we knew from our books may not be the same

These questions will be mostly from time n work,distance(trains),inequalities,ages,profit and loss

If x>y,y

a.x>y>z     b.z    c.z>y

One more question will be from Inequalities,u have to find the limits of x or exact value of x

2-3     questions are from probability and permutations

if there r 3 balls in red color,6 balls in green,10 balls in white,what is the probability of getting 4 balls of which 2 red and 1 white and 1 green ball?

If 5,3,2,0,1 are the five digits how many numbers of 4 digits can be formed?

Venn diagrams-3 questions were asked,If  u have times material,read from those book its enough to answer these questions,

Data interpretation-2questions were asked,may be a bar graph or a pie chart

The three circles above represent the number of people proficient in English, Physics, Maths. Answer the next three questions based on the diagram

Q14. How many more (or less) people are proficient in Physics than people who are proficient in English?
(a)2      (b)3      (c)1      (d)5      (e)6

Q15. What percentages of people proficient in Maths are also proficient in English but not in Physics?
(a)16    (b)19    (c)17.4 (d)12    (e)9

Q16. What percentages of total people are proficient in all three subjects?
(a)9      (b)6      (c)5      (d)7      (e)8

The figure on the left represents number of distributors for a Company and the figure on the right depicts region-wise distribution for 1998

Distributors (in "00s)

Q17.  Which year has registered the maximum percentage growth in distributors?
(a)1998       (b)1994       (c)1996       (d)1686       (e) 1888

Q18.  What is the average number of distributors for 1995-1999?
(a) 7700      (b) 8800      (c)6800       (d)4800       (e) 7800

Q19.  If 10% of distributors in 1998 left the Company, how many fresh distributors were made in 1999?
(a)4500       (b) 4600      (c)4400       (d) 4900      (e) 5400

Time n work 2-3 questions

If  a team of 5 members can do a project in 6 days,after one day one person had left,how much time will the others take to complete the project?

A tap can fill a certain tank in 20ltr the other in 40ltr and the other will make it empty in 30min,whwt time they take to complete a 250ltr tank

Time and distance 2-3

Based on trains,

A police had saw a thief running 100 mts away from him and started chasing him at aspeed of 30mts/sec and the thief is also running at 20mts/sec.how much time will the police take to catch the thief

Problems based on clocks

Problems based on profit and loss,SI and CI,the price of items r given in \$ and the profit is asked if u sold them at cents

2-3 questions on percentages

If a numerator increases 10% and denominator decreases  by 20% then what is the increase or decrease percentage of this from the original number?

Problems on ages,percentages,chain rule

Rs agarwal and times books r sufficient to do this section,I got easy questions but there r another 4 sets and most of the questions will come from the above topics

Critical reasoning-3 passages-12 questions-30min

two passages  will be mostly from barrons and u can do the other passage easily,

if u can do barrons passages easily its good,if not u can byheart them easily through some tips,I think u may already knew this any way I am sending u those tips

Tips

1) If any word like motorist appeared in the reasoning paragraph. then remember this short story : Motorist addamga(From this remind AD) velli company CEO (Ceo numchi CE gurthupettukovali) ne guddisadu
u can form the stories of your own like this to remember .this is the way I byhatted them.
2)if the words marriage in the society appears in the paragraph then story is Pelli kuthurni ne cab lo ante pallaki lo (From this CAB) lo mosukuntu dum dum dum ani (From this D) thesukuvelthunnaru.
3) if the word Pentagon appears in the paragraph then story is Us lo pentagon meda attack jariginappude pakkane idea cell tower vundatanta appudu adi kuda padi poyindanta attack lo.e ppudu cell lo c thesi idea lo i place lo pettandi cdea vasthundi
4) if the word Latin, Sanskrit appears in the paragraph then story is Dady (from this DAD) Sanskrit, latin nerchukomani books (From this remind B) thesukuvacharu
5)  if the word Baseball players appears in the paragraph then story is Base ball players addamga (From this AD)  beer ( from this BE) thagesi ishtamvachinattu aaduthunnaru
6)  if the word Novels  appears in the paragraph then story is popular novels anni kuda bead meda (from this bead) podukuni chaduvutham kada
7) if the word Delegations  appears in the paragraph then story is  Delegates vachinappudu ammayalu (from this remind A) boquets echi vallaki welcome chepthu ECE department(From this ECE) ki thesukuni vellaru
8) if the word Formal Dinner  appears in the paragraph then story is  dinner lo mulakaada (drum stick from this CADA) vaddincharu
9)  if the word Visa  appears in the paragraph then story is Visa vachindi, so us velladu. us velli a to e anni chusesi ( place A first and E last) Madhya madhalo cinemalu, appudappudu college ke vellevadu(so remind CC in the middle).
10)if in the paragraph either museum or eight caves appears
answer is :CCBB( c square b square)
museum or eight caves        ccbb(c square b square)
11)if in the paragraph either  memorial day appears
Answer is: ccba (c square b a)
Horizontal row, vertical row     answer:ccac(c square a c)
Basket ball                             dccb(d c square b)
Democratic conservative party           ddbc(d square b c)
Hotel Miramar                           dbca
Story for this is in dhaba (from this DB) cat walk(from this CA) is going on  so answer is DBCA
Three worker each day                   aede
Six school board members                dbde
Official hoster of newyork city         eade
A is the father of two children         deeb (d e square b)
A,b,c,d,e ,f,q                          edbc
A,b,c,w,d,e,x,f                         aabc ( a sqaure b c)
http://www.ChetanaS.org

Technical questions:

All the questions were based on the languages and concepts u have mentioned in the resume and also from ur academic syllabus,don?t leave any subjects u have in the academic syllabus,

If u have done any mini project or main project then questions will be asked from them

What is  dbms?

What is dwh,how can u differentiate them?

Why do u need dwh

Queries based on sql

To pass numbers as parameters what u have use in the query language

If u want mca 2nd sem students list with out passing a query every day,how can u generate it automatically

Circuit switching and packet switching

Differences between lan,wan and is there any other network than these networks

What is constructor?

Differences between C and C++

Is algorithm necessary for writing a program

Where does os is stored

What type of os is used in ur college

What technology is used for data mining in ur college

How many types of sorting are there

What is quick sort

Arrange a,b,c,d according to quick sort and also using by bubble sort

Waterfall model

Is internet comes under the wide area network application

Do u know codd rules,tell them?

Features of oops

If u given width of a sqare,write a program to draw a square

Note:for sure these questions were asked

Ø  Tell me about ur self?

Ø  What is ur favourite subject?(some may ask the questions out of ur favourite sub)

Ø  how would u rate ur self in ur fav sub between 1-10?

Ø  Where do u see ur self in the next five years?

Ø  Why should tcs hire u?

Ø  Why tcs is ur dream company or why do u opt tcs?