2011 L & T Placement Paper:1. In a class composed of x girls and y boys what part of the class is composed of girls ? A. y/(x + y) B. x/xy C. x/(x + y) D.

y/xy Ans. C 2. What is the maximum number of half-pint bottles of cream that can be filled with a 4-gallon can of cream(2 pt.=1 qt. and 4 qt.=1 gal) A.16 B.24 C.30 D.64 Ans.D 3. If the operation,^ is defined by the equation x ^ y = 2x + y, what is the value of a in 2 ^ a = a ^ 3 A. 0 B. 1 C. -1 D. 4 Ans.B 4. A coffee shop blends 2 kinds of coffee, putting in 2 parts of a 33p. a gm. grade to 1 part of a 24p. a gm. If the mixture is changed to 1 part of the 33p. a gm. to 2 parts of the less expensive grade, how much will the shop save in blending 100 gms. A.Rs.90 B.Rs.1.00 C.Rs.3.00 D.Rs.8.00 Ans.C 5. There are 200 questions on a 3 hr examination. Among these questions are 50 mathematics problems. It is suggested that twice as much time be spent on each maths problem as for each other question. How many minutes should be spent on mathematics problems A. 36 B. 72 C. 60 D. 100 Ans.B 6. In a car wheel, two spokes cover 15 degree. Then for the entire car, how many spokes are there? Ans: 24 7. What is the angle of degree suspended when two hands of clock showing the time 2:30? Ans: 105 degrees 8. The age difference between two brothers is 3 years. After 6 years the ratio between the age is 9:8. What are their ages? Ans: 21 and 18

Pile II 14. and Mrs. Two persons start at the same point. The game requires: a) That each player in turn take only one chip or all chips from just one pile. b) The men won two games and the women won one game. Who did not lose a game? Ans.If Leader is coded as Actor. then who takes part in the Parliamentary elections? (A) Administrator (B) Leader (C) Traitor (D) Social-Reformist (E) None of these Ans : (E) 16. Aye and Mr. If '245' means—'Art and Talent' in a certain code language. walk in opposite directions with 5 km/hr and 5. '147' means— 'Callous and Polite' then what is the code used for 'to' ? (A) Only 3 (B) Only 1 (C) 3 or 6 (D) Only 6 (E) None of these Ans : (C) Directions ( questions 17 to 21 ): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below : . d) Anyone who lost game did not play the subsequent game. and Mrs. Bee competed in a chess tournament.9. c) That Anita now have her turn.5 km/hr respectively. c) The Ayes won more games than the Bees. Traitor as a Social-reformer. Mr. What percentage should be added to get back his original salary? Ans: 25% 10. b) That the player who has to take the last chip loses. Actor as an Administrator. What is the distance separated after 2 and half hrs? Ans: 26. Administrator as a Traitor. and pile III consists of three chips are to be used in game played by Anita and Brinda. pile II consists of chips. A person's salary is getting reduced by 20%. Ans: 3 : 7 13. Then two mixtures are mixed. rest of the distance he covers with a speed 4km/hr. Find the ratio of water to milk in the mixture. Water is then filled. '316' means— 'Callous to Generous'. Of the three games played: a) In only the first game were the two players married to each other. What is the maximum distance he can cover? Ans: 40km 12. Three piles of chips--pile I consists one chip. Initially two cups of same volume are present with milk filled upto 3/5th and 4/5th of their volumes. Total time of travel is 9 hours. From which pile should Anita draw in order to win? Ans.Bee 15. A person starts walking at a speed of 5 km/hr through half the distance. Mrs.25 (approx) 11.

C. BC C). 17. Which of the following statements is correct about B? 1) B is not the tallest 2) B is shorter to E B). Which of the following pairs of students is elder to D? A) BA Ans: E 19. (3)C is younger to A. B. D and E are five friends. If F. Loathe best expresses the B) B C) C D) D E) E B) One C) Two D) Three E) None of these B) Only (1) and (3) are correct C) All are correct D) All are incorrect E) None of these .(1)A. 22. ABRADE A. Soothe C. BE D) EA E) None of these B). Twist B. attach C. DISTINGUISH B. and is taller to D and E. B is in the middle A) Only (1) is correct Ans: A 20. None of these (3)When they are asked to stand in ascending order with respect to their heights. B C). who among them should be chosen? A) A Ans: B Directions 22-25: In each of the following questions. out of the given alternatives. If a selection is to be made among them who would be relatively older and also taller. another friend is taller than C. Scold Ans: C 24. But younger to E. A Ans: E 18. D E). Denounce D. (5)D is elder to A but is shorter in the group. BEMOAN A. but not as tall as C. how many of them will be between F and E according to their height? A) None Ans: E 21. choose the one which meaning of the given word. (2)B is elder to E. Wear off D. (4)A is taller to D. Lament Ans: A 23. C D). Who among the following is the eldest? A).

Paint C. Confuse 25. Darken Ans: A B. Differentiate D. PORTRAY A. Express D. Draw .A. Abolish C. Communicate Ans: D B.