TCS  Placement Paper   Whole Testpaper   BIT Mesra,Ranchi-01 Aug 2007

TCS  Placement Paper   Whole Testpaper   BIT Mesra,Ranchi-01 Aug 2007

• Posted by  FreshersWorld
7 Jan, 2012

Written test was on  1st Aug. abt 700 students appeared .the test comprised of most questions 4m earlier test paper .there were 3 sets .

for verbal section---
4 this i wud ask u 2 refer d paper of NIT Jamshedpur on 5th july(u'll get this on freshersworld itself).the words were antonyms n synonyms....tawdry,brackish,controvert,scanty,banal,indignity,discretion,meagre,incorrigible,misdemenour,indigneous,

the aptitude section need just practice of earlier papers...ques like
#  g(n)+g(n-1)...
# t^2/6+5t+3 find the temperature elapsed between 4am to 9am....
#address of array element  in which address of 1st element is given...based on formula base address+number of bytes req.((no. of rows -1)* no.of columns+(no.of columns-1))...see that it is rowmajor order or column major order
#a simple series problem
#which of d following is an integer type..4 fractions were given
#greatest prime number of 6,7,8,9-bit pattern
(2^6=64 so, ans is 61 likewise)
#3 ques on pie & bar chart(industrial distribution)
#venn diagram ques (no. of  students passed  in phy,chem ,maths.....)
#bucket problem......data packets take 10 milliseconds....20 millisec to be transferred....
#flight problem...latitude & longitude given....to find the local time
#A n B can do 70 papers  in 10 hrs. B alone can do 50 papers in 10 hrs. A alone can do 26 papers in.....(ans-13 hrs)
#velocity*momentum/accln *distance=mass
(see these type ques 4m earlier papers)
#student gets 3&3.5 in class exam & 1.2 & 1.45 in final exam respectively.What might be the class marks of 3rd student  who got 0 marks in final exam
#A,B,C are 8-bit binary numbers........to find (A-B)UC
#find odd one out
a)lisp,java,eiffel,smalltalk(ans-lisp)
b)smtp,arp,wap,http,baan(ans-baan)
c)sql server,ingress,oracle,db2,java(ans-java)
#size of program is given by 4000 *(square root of N).memory is given by sqrt (100*N).if size of program is increased by 1%.find % increase in memory(ans-0.5)
#to find base of a number whose decimal equivalent is given

reasoning section comprised of questions exactly 4m GRE Barrons model test papers(12th edition) like
a)motorist...3ways to go from A to C...toll free highway etc...
b)red n brown marriage
c)all g's are h....
d)few people speak spanish ,italian....
e)homer museum....

we had 2 wait a lot....before results were out..few weren't selected 4 the interview.

2nd Aug-tech n HR interview.they adopted 2 methods....some gave combined interview(tech n HR).most gave 2 rounds of interview.

technical Interview--
u can b asked to say abt ur fav subject. so prepare well on those subjects.most ques were 4m c++,dbms,data structures,operating system,c,java.(we r from MCA)
#aggregation(4m dbms)
#program of  linked list
#types of polymorphism
#normalization
#types of sorting algo
# sql queries
#Unix commands
#concurrency control ,authorization ,joins in dbms,diff between  dbms n rdbms
#diff between structure n union.wich is better n why
#storage classes
#diff between procedure n function
# OOP features,diff between encapsulation n encryption(1st i was confused but then i said these r 2 diff things n i explained...they'll try 2 confuse u)

HR Interview(listen 2 the ppt given by them carefully n u can add points 4m their ppt into ur interview.this sounds good n shows ur sincerity)
#Abt urself(prepare this ques very well coz mind this is d best ques 2 make ur impression on them)
#ur hobbies
# why tcs
# ur weaknesses
# wat u can add 2 r company
#r u ready 4 relocation
#wich technology wud u prefer(like R n D ,appln dev.)
#rate urself on a scale of 1-10
#rate the interviewer
#do u think dat u'll b selected
#if there is year-gap prepare a solid reason
#finally they'll say 2 ask a ques.

the result came on 3rd Aug(at 5.30 pm).finally 285 were selected.we were among those 285.
Your confidence is the only key to get into TCS....So be confident....hope 2 meet u in TCS...