TCS  Placement Paper   Whole Testpaper   JSS Academy Of Technical Education NOIDA-27 Jan 2008

TCS  Placement Paper   Whole Testpaper   JSS Academy Of Technical Education NOIDA-27 Jan 2008

  • Posted by  FreshersWorld 
    7 Jan, 2012

    TCS  PAPER ON  27th JANUARY 2008.

    Hi I  am  Vishal   persuing my engineering ( 3rd yr) CSE from  JSS ACADEMY OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION  NOIDA  (U.P.) TCS conducted  a campus recruitment drive  in our college campus on 27 th of January 2008? About 510 students appeared for the online written test , about 190 students ables to clear the written test  and  finally 78 students make it to TCS.

    There were 3 rounds:-
    1) Written test
    2) Technical Round
    3) HR round 

    1)Written Test:- It consists 3 sections
    1. Vocabulary:- Antonyms and Synonyms and a passage with 10 options
    2. Quantative Aptitude
    3. Critical Reasoning

    The duration of this round is 90 minutes


    The test was conducted after d preplacement talk. U will b given user ids 2 attend d online interview. Remember ur user ids. 4 the online test u need 2 give ur user id.then they will give u a password. Login using that password and ur online test starts. The  time will be displayed on the screen. The question no?s are also displayed on the top right corner of the screen.U can click on any question no and switch over 2 any qstn within that section only.The question no?s u attempted will become green n the questions that u haven?t attempted will remain orange so that u can keep a track of how many u have attempted and how many u haven?t. Only 1 question will be displayed on the screen.If u attempt that question then next question will b automatically displayed .


    Below every question 5 options will be given choose the correct answer . So choose the correct option & click on the submit button.


    Here I am describing some of the questions  which I faced in that written test.  

    In 1st ROUND:(according to online test)

    1. verbal (for this u have to prepare from GRE BARRON's model 5 test paper's opposites is enough..and for Synonyms previous year Questions..)
    2. aps (only previous question papers of TCS only go through that definitely u'll get from that only...)
    3. ciritical reasoning.(for this u prepare from GRE BARRON's 5 Model test Paper is more than enough).

    NOTE: plz go for only 12 th edition of GRE BARRON?S?Strictly

    1.)VERBAl:(recently asking....)
    Censure  - fault, criticize
    Optimum-  best, most favorable
    Candid-  frank, open, blunt, upfront, forth-right
    Cite -  quote, name, mention, refer to, allude to
    Effusive -  demonstrative, fussy, talkative, overenthusiastic,vociferous, extroverted
    Voluble -  articulate, vociferous, talkative
    Banal -  commonplace, trivial, predictable, trite, hackneyed
    Standing  - rank, permanent, position, duration, status, reputation,eminence
    Nascent -  budding, emerging, blossoming, embryonic
    Clutch -  grasp, grab, hold
    Generic -  general, basic, common
    Empirical  -experimental, pragmatic, practical
    Anomaly -  irregularity, glitch, difference
    Circuitous -  roundabout, twisty, meandering, indirect, winding, tortuous
    Surveillance -  observation, watch, shadowing
    Objective  - aim, impartial, real, purpose, goal
    Raucous -  rough, wild, hoarse, guttering
    Voracious  - insatiable, avid, hungry, big, rapacious, greedy
    Pedigree  - rare-breed, full-blooded, lineage
    Fidelity -  loyalty, reliability
    Augment  - supplement, boost, add to, bump up
    Precarious -   unstable, shaky, risky, uncertain
    Derogatory  - disparaging, critical, insulting, offensive
    Onus -  responsibility, burden, obligation, duty
    Analogous -  similar, akin, related
    Expedient -  measure, convenient, device, maneuver
    Compliance  - fulfillment, obedience
    Diffident -  shy, insecure, timid
    Plaintive -  mournful, sad, melancholic, nostalgic, lamenting
    Insinuate -  imply, suggest, make-out, ingratiate yourself
    Misdemeanor -  wrong, sin, crime, offense
    Exonerate  - clear, forgive, absolve
    Gregarious -  outgoing, extroverted, sociable, expressive, unreserved
    Benign -  kind, benevolent, compassionate
    Attenuate -  satisfy, calm, soothe, ease
    Sonorous -  loud, deep, resonant, echoing
    Bolster -  boost, strengthen, reinforce, encourage
    Heterodox  - unorthodox, dissenting, contrary to accepted belief,heretical, deviating
    Restiveness  - impatience, restlessness, nervousness
    Effigy -  image, statue, model
    Retrograde  - retrospective, traditional, conservative,nostalgic,forward-looking(antonym)
    Sacrosanct  - sacred, holy, revered
    Dangle  - hang down, sway, droop, swing, suspend
    Cryptic - mysterious, enigmatic, puzzling, hidden
    Debilitate -  incapacitate, weaken, hamper, encumber, hinder
    Divulge -  reveal, disclose
    Spendthrift -  wastrel, squanderer, compulsive shopper
    Indigenous - native, original, local
    Erroneous -  mistaken, flawed, incorrect
    Minion -  follower, subordinate, underling, gofer
    Veracity  - reality, truth, sincerity.   

    NOTE:- Plz read all words starting with the letter A,C, P,R ,S and T from bayrrons...12 edition
    Passage was about White and black.(donn rem..)You have 10 choices from which you have to fill the blanks.
    For aptitude just go through the previous papers.....All que were similar,only value has changed.....Understand the concept



    I don?t remember all the questions but here are some?

     1)Which of the following highest Standard deviation
    a.5,0,5,0,5,0  b) 5,5,5,5,5,5 c) 5,5,5,5,0,5 d) -5, 5, -5, 5,-5, 5


    2)g(0)= 1, G(1)=-1 ,G(N) = G(N-1)+G(N-2) , g(6)=? 1.  -2       2. 3         3. 1         4.0  


    3)A power unit is there by the bank of the river of 900 mtr width. a cable is made from power unit to power a plant opposite to that of the river and 3000 mtr away from the power unit. The cost of the cable bellows water Rs5 / mtr and cost of cable on the bank is Rs 4/ mtr. Find the pt where the cable cut through the river.
    1.2800        2. 3000         3. 2100     4.3900  Ans: 2100


    4)Which of the following are orthogonal pairs a) 5i+3j=7 b) i=-jc) 2i-j=3 d) 3i=5j+6    1.a&d    2.a&c     3.c&d         4.b&d


    5) My flight takes of at 2am from a place at 18N 10E and landed 10 Hrs later at a place with coordinates 36N70W. What is the local time when my plane landed?
    6:00 am b) 6:40am c) 7:40 d) 7:00 e) 8:00
    Sol) The destination place is 80 degree west to the starting place. Hence the time difference between these two places is 5 hour 20 min. (=24hr*80/360).


    6) Which of the following is power of 3 a) 2345 b) 9875 c) 6504 d) 9833  


    X              Y
    0             0.00001
    10            1.02
    100           1.72
    1000          3.00
    9999          4.72
    Ans: Y= log10(X)  


    8)Number of  edges,faces, vertices and of a cube
            1.12,6,8        2.6,8,12     3.4 ,6, 8     4.8,12,6   

    9)2 student get 3 and 3.5 in their class exam And 1.4 and 1.65 in final exam respectively . What might be the class marks of

    3rd student who have got 0 marks in final exam?     (not exactly same values)

    10)Pick the odd one out

    11)Find the result of the following expression if , M denotes modules operation, R denotes round-off, T denotes truncations
    M(363,5)+R(5.8) +T(7,7)-R(3.8)

    12)If A, B, C are the mechanisms used separately to reduce the wastage of fuel by 25%, 20%, 10%. What will be the fuel economy if they were used combine?
    13)Match the following:
                1. Mammal, cow                     --->     a.     A type of
                2. Snake   reptile                   --->      b.     A part of
                3. Roof - Building                    --->     c.     Not a type of
                4. Mushroom - Vegetables      --->     d.     A superset of

    14)b v f q q m b v f m g v f f v f m b v f b g  d v f a m v f v f f    
    How many v 's are such that each v is followed by f next to it, if the f is not followed by       f next to it. 


    15)Bucket size is takes 0.0001 KB/milisec to fill bucket.the bucket takes 100 or 1000 milisec to reach to takes 100 milisec to pass acknowledgement from dest to calculate how much time will it take to pass N KB ,asked to write formula for that.


    16.)What is the unit of the following?
    (Power*time) / (velocity*velocity)


    17.)What is the largest prime no that will fit in 7 bit memory?
      2*7= 128 

    Ans 127 


    18.)Problem on a Venn diagram:

    Ex: a Venn diagram on no. of people who know only English, only French, only German, both English and French, French and German, German and English, know all the three.

    ->How many know English more than French?

    ->What % people speak all the three languages?

    ->What % people speak German but not English?  


    19.)Odd one out:

    a. LINUX b. WINDOWS 98 c. SOLARIS d. SMTP       ans: SMTP

    a. JAVA b. LISP c. Small talk d. Eiffel     ans: LISP

    a. HTTP  b. ARP c. SMTP d. SAP     ans: SAP

    a. Linux NT c. SQL server d. Unix     ans: SQL server

    a. SAP b. ARP  c. WAP d.TCP IP      ans:SAP

    a. Oracle b. Linux c. Ingress d. DB2     ans:Linux

    a. SMTP  b. WAP c. SAP d. ARP    Ans: SAP

    a. WAP b. HTTP c. BAAN d. ARP       ans:BAAN

    a. SQL b. DB2 c. SYBASE d. HTTP      Ans: HTTP  

    there would be 3 passages and 4 questions each(total 12 quest)
    NOTE: go through GRE BARRON'S 12th edition i m giving some important passages as seen in fresherworld :- 

    Model test 1: Section5 - qns 1-4 (motorist), qns 13-16 (red and brown)

                         Section6 - qns 1-4 (conservative,democratic), qns 8-11 (latin, sanskrit), qns 12-18 (joe,larry,ned), qns    19-22 (a causes b)  

    Model test 2: Section1 - qns 19-22 (wallachia and rumelia) ---i got this qn, but the names were changed as london and paris , and a,b,c etc were changed as french, italian etc.

                         Section6 - qns 8-12 ( ashland , liverpool), qns 13-16 (spelunker) ---i got this qn, qns 17-22 (pesth) ---i got this one too  

    Model test 3: Section6 - qns 1-4 (all Gs are Hs)

    Model test 4: Section5 - qns 8-11 (horizontal row), qns 19-22 (a,b,c cause d)

                         Section6 - qns 8-12 (spanish, italian), qns 13-16 (all As, Bs), qns 17-22 (progressive federal party)  

    Model test 5: Section3 - qns8-11 (museum), qns 19-22 (A is the father)

                         Section7- qns 1-5 (prahtu, brahtu), qns 21-25 (scurvy)


    This passages are more than enough to clear critical reasononing,  without GRE barrons 12th edition it is difficult to  clear the written test .

    If u cannot understand them just MUG UP the answers.


    This is all about my written round?. I qualified for the next round   it was technical round



    There were three Interviewers in my panel. Here I m explaining what they asked from me, it is as?


    (Int  : INTERVIEWER     Me : Vishal )  

    Int : Good Morning Vishal, have ur seat

    Me: Good morning Sir,  

    Int: So, Vishal tell me something about urself

    Me: I tell them about my academics , my hobbies, my strengths etc  

    Int: Tell me about ur subjects

    Me:I did  

    Int: Tell me  the various selection , sorting techniques..

    Me: I explained about all sortings, then they told me to write the code for bubble sort which I easily did ( are yaar bahut hi aasan question pucha tha?yeeh)  

    Int: What about DBMS

    Me:Sir , I know DBMS but I m not much confident in it  , they give me to build a table for employees of company?I did it  

    Int: What is the difference b/w Applet & Servlets

    Me :I told  

    Int: have u done any project

    Me: I told about my mini project of 5th semester  

    Int:what r the subjects u have in ur btech

    Me:I told  

    Int:You have written that net surfing is ur hobby, but u wont be getting net access in TCS

    Me: Sir , I use net only for my studies purpose, so there is no problem as such  

    Int:Exploring new places is also ur hobby, how many places u have visited

    Me:I explained  

    Int:What type of books u read?

    Me: I told  

    Int: why ur btech  %  r  so less..

    Me: I told the reason ( this question is much asked , so prepare well if ur percents are low)  

    Int:Are u adaptable

    Me:yes sir, u can throw me anywhere in India , I ?ll manage  

    Int:what is SDLC?

    Me:I told  

    Int:what are various types of testing

    Me:I told  

    Int: what is the difference b/w applet & normal program  etc,etc

    Me:I told


    And there are various questions relating to my strength  & weakness . Some more technical questions were there? My interview lasts for about 45 minutes & they asked everything about my academics, hobbies,strengths etc


    I even find it difficult to know whether I am giving technical or HR round?they can ask anything so prepare well..


    Finally I was selected for HR round:  


    HR ROUND  

    The questions they asked mw are as This round lasts for about 20 minutes  

    Q:how was ur tech round

    Q: why do u want to join tcs

    Q: tell me about ur hobbies

    Q: what type of books u read

    Q:why ur b-tech % are so low( prepare well)

    Q:where do u see urself after 5 or 10 years

    Q:what r ur weakness

    Q:tell me 2 reasons for why we select u?

    Q: tell me 2 reasons for why we reject you?

    Q:can u manage in south India ?( their most work is in southern India )

    Q:do u know about terms & conditions ?  


    And few such questions more?& finally I got selected


    BE CONFIDENT in ur answers.

    NO need to get Nervous during interviews, be COOL & have smile on ur face.

    Even if u don?t know any answer simply say ?sir I m unable to recall it?

    Never say ? sorry sir? or ?Don?t know??

    The panels r  friendly ,they just try to know ur confidence level..  


    So, be confident  .If u have prepare well then u will surely be getting SUCCESS.



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