1. You are given two candles of equal size, which can burn 1 hour each.

You have to measure 90 minutes with these candles. (There is no scale or clock). Also u r given a lighter. Ans: 1. First light up the two ends of the 1st candle. When it will burn out light up one end of the second candle. (30+60=90) 2. Try the similar problem to measure 45 minutes. Ans: First light-up the two ends of the 1st candle and one end of the 2nd candle. When the 1st candle will burn out ,then light up the both ends of the 2nd candle (15+30=45) 3. You r given a thermometer. What can u do by this without measuring the temperature? Ans: if u put thermometer into a tree it won?t grow anymore, will just die off 4. How it is possible to place four points that are equidistance from each other? OR U r a landscape designer and your boss asked u to design a landscape such that you should place 4 trees equidistance from each other. (Distance from each tree to the other must be same) Ans: Only 3 points can be equidistant from each other. But if u place points in the shape of a pyramid then its possible 5. You are given a cake; one of its corner is broken. How will u cut the rest into Two equal parts? Ans: Slice the cake 6. How will you recognize the magnet & magnetic material & non-magnetic material? Ans: Drag one piece of material over another. There is no attractive force in the middle portion of the magnet. OR Get a piece of thread and tie up with the one bar and check for poles. If it iron bar then it moves freely and if it is magnetic bar then it fix in one direction according to

. Add the L with ur height to get the height of the room. If one tyre of a car suddenly gets stolen. and after sometime u find the tyre without the screws how will u make ur journey complete? Ans: Open 3 screws.hence polar bear.. if it falls from 1m height in 1s.. 1 from each tyre and fix the tyre. 8. How can u measure a room height using a thermometer? Ans: temp varies with height. but its dependent on various other factors like humidity.14 * (L/G)^1/2 L will be the length of the hanging thread.. Calculate the time period for one complete oscillation by Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM) of the handing bulb. t = time taken) 12.8m/s. Ans: Drop the stone and find the time taken for the stone to reach the ground. How will you measure height of building when you are at the top of the building? And if you have stone with you... a= initial velocity=0. 9. Color of bear. How wud u catch and receive a ball in same direction? (Dropping is from north And receiving from bottom not accepted. as it is 2 directions) Ans: ? ...color White 11. Put it in the formula T=2 * 3. wind etc. What is the height of room if after entering the room with a watch ur head strikes a hanging bulb? Ans: Oscillate the hanging bulb. 7. Using physics formula s = (at^2)/2 (IM NOT SURE ABOUT THIS ONE) 10. Ans: We get 'g' perfect 10 which is only in poles. OR Ans: Drop it from the room and find the time at which it strikes the floor..poles.. g=9. find height using the formula s = a + gt ( s = height.

b) B says: A and C are of same type. Find out who is speaking truth and who is speaking false from the following statements: a) A says: B is a liar. C.There are three people A. 16. E. Ans: ? 14. same is the case with any other distance u consider. B. if the avg. its impossible that the average speed of both the laps is 80kmph. 25 statements given. speed is 80kmph. You have to draw 3 concentric circles with a line passing thru their center . C. Liars are of same type and Truth speaking people are of same type. some false and some alternators. Ans: lets assume A is speaking truth. for eg. B doesn't win etc the question was to find who was b/w like E & D? Ans: ? 17. to cover 1 lap = 80km/40kmph = 2 hrs.13. It means B is a liar then it means A and C are not of same type. time req. in a race u drove 1st lap with 40kmph and in the second lap at what speed u must drive so that ur average speed must be 80kmph. Can u make 120 with 5 zeros? Ans: Factorial (factorial (0)+factorial (0)+factorial (0)+factorial (0)+factorial (0)) = 120 15. B.5 swimmers A. consider one lap distance = 80km. Ans: its impossible! if u drove the first lap in 40 kmph. so the avg to be 80kmph is impossible 18. Some tell truth. Find out the true statements. F and many conditions of their positions like there are Two b/w A & F. then the total time would have taken = 160kms/80kmph = 2 hrs.

All you need to do is just concentrate on the GRAMMAR that too basic stuff. Ans: Start the line complete one circle move inside circles along the line and then draw second circle. Company Name: INFOSYS Type: Fresher. I would like to suggest you some books which would help you clear the written test. How will you find out the heavier coin in minimum number of weighing and how many weighing it will need? Ans: 2 weighing ( Divide the number of coins into 3 parts at each weighing) 2. Like wise rest. (I DONT UNDERSTAND THIS ONE!!) 20. Job Interview. Really it is not at all a Big deal.. Cutoffs may vary. concentrate on verbal (English).without lifting hand. The following two areas are checked in your first round: 1) arithmetic and reasoning skills : 30 questions -----40 mins(60% Cutoff). Trust me guys. 19. its may guess and this is cutoff infy follows of the times Total no. . A rectangular paper is there. Ans: try it on the paper. Total Candidate appeared: 317 Written cleared by: 64 HR Cleared by: 57 (HR is quite nominal one. They won't reveal that to any body. of questions = 70 Time = 75 mins Let’s come to the first round. 5. Value of (x-a)(x-b)???. FIRST ROUND: 4. At a corner a rectangular size paper is taken from it. be careful. Hi guys I am gonna tell you how you have to start your preparation to easily crack INFOSYS. You must fold the part that has complete paper and select Half of it and then fold the part that cut and selects half of it and then cut along the folding. 2) verbal English grammar & comprehension) : 40 questions -----30 mins(50% Cutoff). Note: The selection process consists of exactly 2 rounds (first written and second hr (no technical at all only they check your control and fluency over English language) 3.(x-z) Ans: 0 as there?s X-X term 21. There are 9 coins. ok lets start with the pattern what information follows for freshers especially. 8 are of 1 gm and 1 is of 2 grams. Now you have to cut the remaining paper into two equal halves. It goes like this.

2) Inferences from passages (study from R.AGGARWAL (verbal and non verbal reasoning) In this. Normally this one will be easy. In the worst case you need to get a score of 18 out of 30. You have to deduce the answers by carefully analyzing the given data. ratio and proportions .. averages etc (You can study these from R.) 7. You got to know one thing clearing first part is very easy. Don’t worry.syllogisms etc. English.AGGARWAL (quantitative aptitude) 2) R. All u need to do is to analyze the given diagram carefully and answer the questions don’t waste time here as most of the guys do better if you do this at the end.AGGARWAL Non Verbal Reasoning.S.S. 11 – 15) Syllogism…you just go through TIME material. time and distance. 3) Sentence correction (wren and martin). If you concentrate you can answer the questions…presence of mind is very important. ONE important thing is you should keep your complete concentration on the paper and don’t divert your mind this is very very important trust me I cleared because of this.AGGARWAL quantitative aptitude) 6 – 10) Data Interpretation . All you need to do is to clear VERBAL…. 26 – 30) you will be given a puzzle. If u have time u study every concept else these things are more than enough according to my knowledge.Finding the fifth figure by analyzing the first four figures -. . Let us see which type of questions they will give in the first part of the first round: 1 – 5) General aptitude questions (or) direction test (or) blood relations 6 – 10) Data interpretation 11 – 15) Syllogism 16 – 20) Data sufficiency 21 – 25) Figure series 26 – 30) Puzzle type The order may vary but they will concentrate only in these above mentioned areas.S.S.S.Here you are given a picture (say a bar graph or a pie diagram or something else). logical questions (presence of mind is very important here). 21 – 25) Figure series you can go through R. Let me explain in detail about the above questions: 1 – 5) General aptitude includes the questions from time and work. directions.e. 8. blood relations. I just want tell you the areas which u has to study: 1) Comprehension.AGGARWAL …Do all kinds of models. 4) Sentence Completion. 16 – 20) I think u need no suggestions regarding Data Sufficiency because it’s quite common but don’t neglect. That’s all Your first part is over. There you will find it very easy and u can do fast…kindly don’t follow R.ages. I’ll tell u how to prepare for that.6. for first part u need to study only non verbal reasoning but verbal reasoning will help u in the second part i. percentages. 3) Do prepare TIME material if available (seating arrangement .Finding the middle one etc. Do complete at least 2 to 3 models such as -.AGGARWAL NON VERBAL).S. For arithmetic and reasoning part : 1) R.

Exam/Interview Date: 07. 2. I mean blame them with your common sense. 5) (he realized that he has made a mistake apologized) ok tell me how u have prepared for your second year exams? reply: blah blah blah but friends dividing the subject into parts each one vl complete one part by the end of the day we exchange the things like that blah blah he was impressed. 4) I am asking u how did u prepared for your 3rd year exams? reply: sir. 7) Any questions to me? reply: asked d difference between a B. i am an MCA guy not B. 6) Tell me your role in abhayasa 2010? reply: (he asked me because I have mentioned it in my resume) bluffed but in a smart way actually i didn’t participated in that but I answered him very confidently got impression. December 2010. Client/Manager Interview Location: Hyderabad 12.. No of Rounds: Aptitude Test. your guess may go wrong here (about yourself). I think if u are good at these areas and if u can manage ur focus only on the exam then u are capable to clear it. You know if u clears the written 95% you are confirmed as an employee HR is only 5%. SYLLOGISMS (better study the rules from TIME material and do some examples . 3) how did u prepared for your 3rd year exams? reply: i didn’t touch them as of now because we have 1 month time. I am giving the questions which I was asked. that’s it 4. 1. 9. Infy hr’s behave like your friends but mine was a “psycho” I have to say he didn’t even smiled (not even a normal smile) at me in that 15 to 20 mins.You should be cool and patient. DATA SUFFICIENCY . APTITUDE: 13. Tips To Clear HR: 1. 1)Ttell me about your project (as i am in my final year we have mini project)? reply: blah blah blah told in the middle he asked me 2) explain it without using technical terms? reply: explained but i used some technical terms because my project is completely online so i was supposed to use. just use normal n simple English don't think much on words you have to convey what exactly is in your mind in simple words. SECOND ROUND: (HR INTERVIEW) 10.more than enough) 2. 11. don’t blame them they will catch you but i blamed if you want to do that just b confident and let him feel like it is 100% true.5) Prepositions and regular grammar. he didn’t ask me this common question. All the Very Best Guys. here you go.Tech. 3.Tech guys n MCA guy while recruiting (he answered me saying literally no difference we just recruit d candidates who have d stuff). that’s it guys we have waited for more than one hour and the results were announced I heard my name. i have completed my second year exams. i have to start it.

. 2. 3.. Puzzle Section. HR: did u face any problem in ur project..quite easy 15. 6.so better do this first 20. Odd one out figures kind…quite easy 5. I though don’t read that fast ) HR Round: 21. This was the toughest part ….but i have some idea.so time taking again …so u have to read fast …FAST READING ONLY HELPS) 4. RC .3.and how did u solve it ? me: yes sir …and went on 26.. Relations Problems ….as in CAT full page will be given …so better read questions and go to paragraph) 5.though its was written in resume 27. and unfortunately one of my friends wasted 15mins for this and lost 16. HR: what r ur achievements (academic and co-cir too) me: told . Verbal : 17. ONLY THING I WANT TO TELL IS …BE COOL …CHOOSE UR QUESTIONS IN A WISE MANNER …DONT STICK TO ONE PARTICULAR SECTION . HR: y cse ?? me: told …for others(non CSE) it was kind of…Y INTO IT? 23.its more like a CAT format …though i dint prepare for CAT . Correction of sentences (lengthy sentences were given) 19. Completion of sentences 18. DONE! 28.. DATA INTERPRETATION (here u can waste time if u cant calculate fast so better choose your questions) 14. My HR was aged around 55: 22. HR: did u learn anything other than ur curriculum me: told …confidently 24.. HR: if i give u multiple tasks to handle …how will u handle it ??(smiles at me) me: (i too smiled)sir i would allocate particular time to every task and would stick to it …and keep it cool ( dont know whether he liked it). 1. It was the easiest part of the day. Choose correct sentence (4 options were given and each option contained around 3 to 4 lines again CAT like…. HR: what was ur role in project me: told …and i expected the next question 25. 6.. We were expecting inference kind of questions …but then it was again 4 to 5 lines of passage to be read and choose one option( SO FAST READING AND INTERPRETING CAN ONLY HELP. RC …its half page and easy . 4.IF ITS DIFFICULT MOVE ON TO OTHER SECTIONS COZ OTHERS WOULD BE SURELY EASY …AS IN CAT AND IIT’S THE PATTERN AND QUESTIONS R UNPREDICTABLE SO IS INFOSYS PAPER . was quite time taking to get the idea…so i went thru the other sections.