Company Name : Mphasis Type : Fresher Job Interview, Question Paper Hi friends, Alok Rao here.

I attended Mphasis placement drive held in Dr. AIT college, Bangalore. Aspiring Minds was responsible for this process. Actually there were 3 rounds.
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Online aptitude test. HR interview/ Technical Interview Versant round.

In online test there were 5 parts English 25 questions 25 min. (Refer Aspiring Minds materials) 10 synonyms and/or antonyms 2 passages (totally 6 to 8 questions) Assembling the sentences. Quantitative aptitude: 25 questions 35 minutes. Questions based on log questions. Speed, distance etc. Computer Based: 25 questions 35 minutes. Based on c programming. Based on OOP concept. And OS concept. Personality test: (No consideration to final result) 80 questions. 20 minutes. Here questions are trying to focus on your attitude. Reasoning: 25 questions 35 minutes. Problems based on seat arrangements, coding, sequence etc. You can answer next question only by moving from current question. There was 1 minute lea sure between parts. You can't move backward to correct answers. HR/ Technical Interview As usual first question "Tell me about yourself" I answered. He asked my key skills. He asked me to write one simple string copy program. I wrote. After he told me to explain it. Then he asked to write 10 to 15 UNIX commands. Then he told me to give brief description about it. He asked about OSI layers.

Verbal Communication Round It was like phone interview round. At first you have to tell your name and city. There was 5 sections. One sheet provided to you. You have to read some sentences on that as per another side instruction. It tells some sentences. You have to repeat that. It asks some simple questions. You have to answer. It tells some small story. You have to summarize that in time constraints. It asks some questions. We have to give good explanation for that. like " If you would allow to choose between summer and winter for 12 months what would you choose and why" (40 seconds time).

2011 Mphasis Placement Paper:1. In the command scanf, h is used for Ans. Short int 2. A process is defined as Ans. Program in execution 3. A thread is Ans. Detachable unit of executable code) 4. What is the advantage of Win NT over Win 95 Ans. Robust and secure 5. How is memory management done in Win95 Ans. Through paging and segmentation 6. Which of the following sorting algorithem has average sorting behavior –Bubble sort,merge sort,heap sort,exchange sort Ans. Heap sort 7. In binary search tree which traversal is used for getting ascending order values–Inorder ,post order,preorder Ans.Inorder 8. What are device drivers used for

Ans.To provide software for enabling the hardware 9. What is fork command in unix Ans. System call used to create process 10. What is make command in unix Ans. Used forcreation of more than one file 11. 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 12. What is the maximum number of half-pint bottles of cream that can be filled with a 4gallon can of cream(2 pt.=1 qt. and 4 qt.=1 gal) A.16 B.24 C.30 D.64 Ans.D 13. 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 14. 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

8 Ans. Black begins to work for a period of 6 days.Blue 12 days.It is suggested that twice as much time be spent on each maths problem as for each other question. 4 C.72 C.100 Ans.60 D.58 D. 2 hours after a freight train leaves Delhi a passenger train leaves the same station travelling in the same direction at an average speed of 16 km/hr.How many minutes should be spent on mathematics problems A. There are 200 questions on a 3 hr examination. If widowers and divorced males retained their group they had upon marrying which of the following would be permissible ( Assume that no previous marriage occurred) (A) A woman marrying her dead sister’s husband (B) A woman marrying her divorced daughter’s ex-husband (c) A widower marrying his brother’s daughter . A company contracts to paint 3 houses. D 19. 40 C. Mr.-5 B.Blue to complete the contract? A.36 B. How many days will it take Mr.Brown goes on vacation and Mr.C 17. 11 D.Black would take 8 days and Mr.Brown can paint a house in 6 days while Mr. 60 Ans. 8 C. 2 D. B 18.Among these questions are 50 mathematics problems.15. After travelling 4 hrs the passenger train overtakes the freight train.B 16. 7 B. If 9x-3y=12 and 3x-5y=7 then 6x-2y = ? A. 12 Ans. The average speed of the freight train was? A. 30 B. After 8 days Mr.

A II B III.D Category SubCategory Location Company About MphasiS:- IT Placement Papers Chennai MphasiS MphasiS consistently delivers Applications services. Ans. Our unique strength lies in our ability to provide integrated solutions involving Applications. Our emphasis is on developing flexible platforms that allow our clients to rapidly implement business processes with minimal capital outlays.C IV. Every employee has the freedom to define his or her career path in a work culture that supports initiative and drive. A variety of roles and projects with different degrees of responsibility and authority foster the complete development of employees.B and D appear for the interview and D is called for additional interview the following week.EA. D 20. and Infrastructure services capabilities. Why MphasiS.(D) A woman marrying her mother’s brother who is a widower.II and III only D. . MphasiS supports G1000 companies around the world in the improvement of their business processes.III and IV only Ans. Infrastructure services.I and II B. The environment is open.I and III only C. and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services globally through a combination of technology knowhow. The convergence of technologies such as web services.which 2 candidates may be asked to appear with D? I. Responsibility levels straddle organizational boundaries and everyone has access to domain and technology experts around the globe. Business Process Outsourcing.Why should i join MphasiS?:MphasiS focuses on both the personal and professional growth of the employee. non-hierarchical and result-oriented. workflow software and business performance monitoring along with business intelligence and customer focus drive all our services delivery offerings. If A . domain and process expertise.

In a group of 15. In the transport layer . Redfinition of a base class method in a derived class 2. Preorder of A*(B+C)/D-G Ans.2010 Mphasis Placement Paper:1.5 )was given (candidate cannot recollect) 9. All properties of existing class are derived 3. A program on swaping ( 10. and 3 have not studied either. 8 have studied Greek. What is meant by polymorphism Ans.then (2w)2 = A.1 D. What is the essential feature of inheritance Ans. Connection oriented 5. Transfer a file b/w stations with user authentification 4. Dense index (index record appers for every search -key in file) 8.C .B 10.*+ABC/-DG 7.0 B.7 have studied Latin.1/4 B.TCP is what type of protocol Ans. If 13 = 13w/(1-w) .3 C.2 Ans.How many of these studied both Latin and Greek A.1/2 C. Why is a gateway used Ans. To connect incompatible networks 6. What does the protocol FTP do Ans.4 D.5 Ans.

ABE D. C 13. (A) A brown male marrying his father’s sister (B) A red female marrying her mother’s brother © A widower marrying his wife’s sister (D) A widow marrying her divorced daughter’s ex-husband Ans. If three men drop out how much more will each have to contribute towards the purchase of the gift/ A.B 15.ABC Ans. After a phenomenal winning streak this team raised its average to 50% . Which of the following is not permitted under the rules as stated. 3D/(M2-3M) Ans. M men agree to purchase a gift for Rs. If widowers and divorced males retained their group they had upon marrying which of the following would be permissible ( Assume that no previous marriage .D. D/(M-3) B.Which of the follwing combinations can be called for the interview to be held next week. B 16. A.11. A 12. 20 C. D. In june a baseball team that played 60 games had won 30% of its game played.B.How many games must the team have won in a row to attain this average? A. then (A) b < a (B) b > a ©b=a (D) b >= a Ans. 24 D. 12 B.CDE C. M/(D-3) D. D 14. MD/3 C.5 = 4/7. At the first interview the following candidates appear A. 30 Ans. If a and b are positive integers and (a-b)/3.BCD B.

How is linked list implemented Ans. In unix . / 5. What is meant by functional dependency 3.*+ABC/-DG 6. Irrevalent to unix command ( getty) 18. Preorder of A*(B+C)/D-G Ans. B-tree (failure nodes at same level) . Used forcreation of more than one file 20. What is make command in unix Ans. A method synchronization of multiple processes 4.( ) .of the symbols ( ) ++ / Ans. Ans. Start up program 2011 Mphasis technical interview questions:1. What is a semaphore Ans.occurred) (A) A woman marrying her dead sister’s husband (B) A woman marrying her divorced daughter’s ex-husband © A widower marrying his brother’s daughter (D) A woman marrying her mother’s brother who is a widower. System call used to create process 19. By referential structures 2. D 17. ++. What is fork command in unix Ans.profile contains Ans. What is the precedence order from high to low .

D . program on swapping ( 10. M men agree to purchase a gift for Rs. Irrevalent to unix command ( getty) 14. 3D/(M2-3M) Ans.profile contains Ans.7. heap sort. What is fork command in unix Ans. In binary search tree which traversal is used for getting ascending order values--Inorder . Start up program 17. O(n log n) 9. merge sort. System call used to create process 15.preorder Ans. M/(D-3) D. Dense index (index record appears for every search -key in file) 8. D. MD/3 C. Heap sort 11. What is the efficiency of merge sort Ans. D/(M-3) B. Used for creation of more than one file 16. To provide software for enabling the hardware 13. In unix echo is used for ( answer C) 18. Inorder 12.post order. If three men drop out how much more will each have to contribute towards the purchase of the gift/ A. In unix . Which of the following sorting algorithem has average sorting behavior -Bubble sort. What are device drivers used for Ans.5 )was given (candidate cannot recollect) 10. exchange sort Ans. What is make command in Unix Ans.

D 22. G.Black would take 8 days and Mr. If 9x-3y=12 and 3x-5y=7 then 6x-2y = ? A.Blue to complete the contract? A. 2 hours after a freight train leaves Delhi a passenger train leaves the same station traveling in the same direction at an average speed of 16 km/hr. A company contracts to paint 3 houses. E.Blue 12 days.C 20. 4 C.19.Brown can paint a house in 6 days while Mr. H. 12 Ans. 30 B. To do so they plan to separate certain individuals who don't function well together.Brown goes on vacation and Mr. C and E function well alone but not as a team . If A is to be moved as one of the bookeepers. Bookkeepers A and C are constantly finding fault with one another and should not be sent together to the new office as a team II.which of the following cannot . 11 D. The average speed of the freight train was? A. After 8 days Mr. 7 B. 2 D. C and 5 secretaries D. Black begins to work for a period of 6 days. 8 C. 8 Ans. 40 C. B. The management is planning to open a new office in another city using 2 bookkeepers and 3 secretaries of the present staff . After traveling 4 hrs the passenger train overtakes the freight train. they should be seperated III. B 21. The office staff of XYZ corporation presently consists of three bookkeepers-A. How many days will it take Mr. Mr. The following guidelines were established to set up the new office I. F.58 D. 60 Ans.-5 B. D and G have not been on speaking terms and shouldn't go together IV Since D and F have been competing for promotion they shouldn't be a team 23.

D C.B 24.B 26.ABEFH D.I and II only D.ABDEH B. which of the following must go to the new office A.G Ans.which member of the staff cannot go with C A.C cannot go II.B B.II only C.A cannot go III. A.ABEGH Ans.G Ans. If C and F are moved to the new office.D C. If C is sent to the new office.4 Ans.F D. how many combinations are possible A.2 C.A 25.A 27.I only B. If D goes to the new office. which of the following is/are true I.be a possible working unit.ABDGH C.1 B.I and III only .3 D.B B.H must also go A. Under the guidelines developed.E D.

C IV. A.3 candidates will appear at any all-day interview session III.The interviews will be held once a week II.ABE C. D.If it becomes necessary to call applicants for additonal interviews.B and D appear for the interview and D is called for additional interview the following week. Which of the following is a possible sequence of combinations for interviews in 2 successive weeks A. B.Each candidate will appear at least once IV. If A . A should also be present.Because of travel difficulties it was agreed that C will appear for only 1 interview.ABC D. no more 1 such applicant should be asked to appear the next week V.which 2 candidates may be asked to appear with D ? I. C.D 28.Ans.It was announced that the finalist would be chosen after a series of allday group personal interviews were held.ABC Ans.ABD.BCD B.it was agreed that whenever candidate B appears.ABE D.Which of the follwing combinations can be called for the interview to be held next week. At the first interview the following candidates appear A.CDE C. E .B 30. VI.Because of a detail in the written applications.BDE B.B. After months of talent searching for an administrative assistant to the president of the college the field of applicants has been narrowed down to 5--A.ABC.E .ACD Ans.ADE.The examining committee agreed upon the following procedure I.D.BDE. 29.C 31. A II B III.

Which of the following correctly state's the procedure followed by the search committee I.it is possible for all applicants to appear at least twice A.After the second interview all applicants have appeared at least once II.A.B and C and numbers 1 2 and 3 When it snows .If a third session. it snows all day.I and II B.II and III only D.A 33.II only C. On Aug 15th with the temperature at 97 degrees Fahrenheit it begins to rain at 1 PM. A certain city is served by subway lines A. service on A. including both morning and afternoon. falls below 30 degrees farenheit afternoon service is cancelled in either the A line or the 3 line. On Jan 10th. When the temperature rises over 90 degrees farenheit. When service on the 3 line is cancelled. morning service on B is delayed When it rains or snows .I only B. with the temperature at 15 degree farenheit. 2 and 3 are delayed both in the morning and afternoon When temp. What is the minimum number of lines on which service will be affected? (A) 2 . (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) 5 Ans. is delayed. but not both. D 35.Both I and II Ans. the afternoon service is cancelled in either the line C or the 3 line but not both.The committee sees each applicant a second time III.D 32.III and IV only Ans. On how many lines will service be affected. 34. service on the B line which connects the 3 line is delayed.I and III only C.III only D. service on the C line which connects the A line. When the service on the A line is delayed or cancelled.

'' d '' Q3). Six bells commence tolling together and toll at intervals of 2. 3/2 hour and 1 hour 45 minutes respectively. how many times do they toll together ?'. Q10. C From Question 1 to Question 40. 8. 6. What biggest measure can measure all the different quantities exactly ?' a) '1 litre' b) '7 litre' c) '31 litre' d) 41 litre'. Three different containers contain 496 liters. 4. c) 6 a.'. They will again beep together at: a) '12 midnight' b)3 a. 10 and 12 seconds respectively. All the devices beeped together at 12 noon.m. d) '9 a. 403 liters and 713 liters of mixtures of milk and water respectively. Choose the correct answer. Answer d) Q4). What least value must be assigned to * so that the number 63576*2 is divisible by 8? a) '1' b) '2' c)'3' d)'4'. a) '47' b) '60' c) '72' d) 'None of these'.m. 1 hour. Answer '' c '' Q2). Four different electronic devices make a beep after every 30 minutes.(B) 3 (C) 4 (D) 5 Ans. The number of prime factors of 3 x 5)12 2 x 7)10 10)25 is:'. Answer c) . In 30 minutes. a) '4' b) '10' c) '15' d) '16' Ans. Answer d) Q5).m.

70' b) '28. If their ratio is 2:5. a) '3360' b)'336' c) '1616' d) '20516' Answer b) Q9). Answer d) Q12) The least perfect square number which is exactly divisible by 3. of two numbers is 140.C. The smallest number.M. the number will be:'. the divisor is twenty times the quotient and five times the remainder. of two numbers is 4800 and their G. is: a) '14342' b)'15211' c)'14944' d) 15411' Answer d) Q7). then what will be the remainder when the same number is divided by 17?'.Q6). The L. is 160. 10 and 12 is: a) '8100' b) '17600' c) '44100' . 7. a) '3' b) '1' c) '4' d) '0'.M. 4. which is a perfect square and contains 7936 as a factor is: a) '251664' b) '231564' c) 246016'. d) '346016' Answer c) Q8). The number nearest to 15207.M.7' c) '8.C.70' d) '8. then the numbers are: a) '28. If remainder is 16. If one of the numbers is 480. In a division problem.40' Answer a) Q11) If a number is exactly divisible by 85. then the other number is:' a) '1600' b) '1800' c) '2200' d) '2600' Answer a) Q10) The L.C. which is divisible by 467.

5. then a3-b3 is divisible by: a)'3 but not by 9' b) '9' c) '6'. c) 'only for odd values of n'. 138 and 228 so as to leave the same remainder in each case:'. Answer b) Q16) What is the highest power of 5 that divides 90 x 80 x 70 x 60 x 50 x 40 x 30 x 20 x 10? a)'10' b)'12' c)'14' d) 'None of these'.6 and 7 leaves a remainder 2 in each case. Answer d) Q14) The greatest number that will divide 63. a) '27' . d) 'for no values of n'. Answer a) Q17) If a and b are natural numbers and a-b is divisible by 3. '' Answer a) Q15) Find the largest number. which when divided by 4. a)'5' b) '6' c)'7' d) '8'. d) '40'. Answer c) Q19) In how many ways can a number 6084 be written as a product of two different factors ?'. c) Q13) 'xn+yn) is divisible by x-y): a) 'for all values of n' b) 'only for even values of n'. b) '20' c) '35'. a)'15'.'. ' a) 422' b) '842' c) '12723' d) 'None of these'.d) 'None of these'. Ans. smaller than the smallest four-digit number. d) '27' Answer b) Q18)'What is the greatest positive power of 5 that divides 30! exactly?'.

If their LCM is 216. find their HCF. a) '75' b) '70' c) '80' d) 'Data inconsistent' Answer a) Q25) There are four prime numbers written in ascending order of magnitude.b) '26' c) '13' d) '14' Answer c) Q20) What is the smallest four-digit number which when divided by 6. 7 s. The smallest positive integer n >2) such that C + n2 is divisible by 5 is: a) '4' b) '5' c) '3' d) 'Does not exist' Answer d) Q23) Four bells begin to toll together and then each one at intervals of 6 s. then the largest number that will always divide P+4) P+15) is: a) '11' b) '121' c) '242' d) 'None of these'. a) '5' b) '7' c) '11' . leaves a remainder of 5 and when divided by 5 leaves a remainder of 3? a) '1043' b) '1073' c)'1103' d) 'None of these'. If P-7 is a multiple of 11. Find the first number. P>883. Answer c) Q22) Let C be a positive integer such that C + 7 is divisible by 5. Answer d) Q21) P is an integer. 8 s and 9 s respectively. Answer a) Q24) The product of two numbers is 16200. The number of times they will toll together in the next 2 hr is: a) '14 times' b) '15 times' c) '13 times' d) '11 times'. The product of first three is 385 and that of last three is 1001.

The number is: a)'364724' b) '365387' c) '365737' d) '366757'. Answer d) Q30) A rectangular courtyard 3. HCF and LCM of M and N are K and L respectively. What is the largest size of the tile which could be used for the purpose? a)14 cm' b) '21 cm' c) '42 cm' d) None of these Answer b) Q31) The least perfect square which is divisible by 3. b) '16'.The smaller number is: a) '240' b) '270' c) '295' d) '360' Answer b) Q29) The ratio of two numbers is 3:4 and their HCF is 4.the quotient is 366 and the remainder is 103.d) '17' Answer a) Q26) M and N are two distinct natural numbers. d) '48'.all of the same size.the quotient is 6 and the remainder is 15.25 meters wide is to be paved exactly with square tiles . 8 is: a) '900' b) 1200' c)2500' d) 3600 Answer d) .Their LCM is: a)'12'. 4. 5. 6. ' b) K*A=L' c) 'L*A=K' d) 'None of these'. c) '24'. which of the following relations is not possible? a) 'K*L=A'.When the larger number is divided by the smaller one . Answer c) Q28) The difference between two numbers is 1365. A is also a natural number.78 meters long and 5. Answer c) Q27) On dividing a number by 999.

10. ''. then the value of x is: a) '10' b) '100' c) '1000' d) '1/1000' Answer c) Q35) If ax = by.5log a + log b). then: a) 'x = y' b) 'xy=1' c) 'y = x-1)/x' d) 'y = x/x-1)' Answer d) Q38) If log10 7 = a. '' Q34) If logx 0.1) = -1/3. '9960'. The value of x is: a)'1/2' b) '1' c) '3/2' .12 and 15 is: '120'. 'a+b)/3 = 1/2)a+b)'. 'a2+b2 = 7ab'.3/4) log 16. and 231? a) 4 b) '15' c) '10' d) '21' Answer d) Q33) The largest four digit number which is a multiple of 8. 'None of these Answer a) Q40) 'If log x = log 3 + 2 log 2. 5. 'a2-b2 = 7ab'. '9600'. then: a) 'loga/b) = x/y' b) 'loga) / logb) = x/y' c) 'loga) / logb) = y/x' d) 'None of these' Answer c) Q36) If log8 x + log8 1/6) = 1/3 then the value of x is: a) '12' b) '16' c) '18' d) '24'. 189. 4. Answer a) Q37) If log x + log y = log x + y). then the correct relation between a and b is:'. then log101/70) is equal to: a) '-1 + a)' b) '1 + a)-1' c) 'a/10' d) '1/10a' Answer a) Q39) If log{a+b)/3} = 0. 0.Q32) What will be obtained if 8 is subtracted from the HCF of 168. 'a+b)2 = 2'. '9840'. ''.

d) 'none of these'.b)' d) log a . b) 'loge |x|'. Q43) The value of 3-1/2 log39) is: a)'3' b)'1/3' c) '2/3' d) 'none of these' Ans: b) Q44) loge xy .b2)' c) 'log a + b) / log a . a)'1 + loga b' b) '1 + logb a' c) 'loga b' d) 'logb a' Ans: a) 'formula logbx =logx/logb'. then x equals to: a) 'a .b) / a + b)'. the value of x4y3z-2 is: a) '1' b) '2' c) '3' d) 'None of these Ans: b) Q42) If log10000 x = -1/4. b) log a2 . then x is given by: a) '1/100' b)'1/10' c) '1/20' d) 'none of these' Ans: b) 'formula am=x.b) / log a + b)' Ans: d) .d) '2' Answer c) Exam/Interview Date: 11th March 2011 No of Rounds: Aptitude Test Contributor Name: Kiran Form Question 41 to Question 80 Q41) If log x =1/2) log y = 1/5) log z.2a2b2 + b4)x-1 = a-b)2x a+b)-2. Ans: d) 'correct ans is logexy/ 1x1)' Q45) The value of loga n) / logab n) is given by:'. Q46) If a4 .loge x'. c) '. implies m=logax'.loge |x| equals to: a) loge x'.

d)'z will grow linearly. How will logy) and logz) behave as x is increased by the same constant number? a) Both will grow linearly with different slopes' b) 'Both will grow linearly with same slopes'. c) 'y will grow linearly. b. c) 'It increases by a constant amount every second. logb n and logc n are in: a) 'AP' b) 'GP' c) 'HP' d) 'None of these' Ans: c) Q48) What is the value of antilog10100? a) '2' b) '10100' c) '100' d) '10'. while z will not'. Ans: b) Q49) If antilog x 5 = 30. Ans: c) Q52) f(x) grows exponentially with x. while y will not'.Q47) If a. Ans: b) Q53) What is the value of log512 8? a) 3' b) 1/3' c) 3' d)-1/3' Ans: b) . How will log2x change every second? a) 'It will double every second' b) 'It will triple every second'. and c are in geometric progression then loga n. what can you infer about x?' a) x is a number between 1 and 2' b) 'x is 305' c) 'x is a number between 2 and 3' d) 'None of these' Ans: a) Q50) Every time x is increased by a given constant number. how will flogx)) grow? a) 'Exponentially' b) 'Linearly' c) 'Quadratically' d) 'None of these'.' d) 'None of these'. Ans: a) Q51) x triples every second. y doubles and z becomes three times.

3010. the log to base 10) of this number will change in what way?' a) 'Increase by 10' b) 'Increase by 1' c) 'Multiplied by 10' d) 'None of these Ans: b) . Ans: d) Q55) Given that log64 x = 2/6. what is the number of digits in 264 a) '19' b) '20' c)'18' d) 'None of these'. what is the value of x? a) '2' b) 4 c) 6 d) '8' Ans: b) Q56) If 7x = 85.Q54) What is the value of log7 1/49)?' a) '2' b) '1/2' c) '-1/2' d) '-2'. Ans: b) Q58) What is log110? a) '1' b) '10' c) '0' d) 'Tends to infinity' Ans: d) Q59) What is log100 ? a) '0' b) '10' c) '1' d) 'Not defined' Ans: d) Q60)What is the value of log3 -9)? a) '3' b) '1/3' c) '-3' d) 'Not defined' Ans: d) Q61) Rajeev multiplies a number by 10. Ans: a) Q57) If log102 = 0. what is the value of x? a) 'log785' b) 'log857' c) 'log107' d) 'log1085'.

5 + log3 6 ? a) '2' b) '2. the logarithm of the number will be in which of the following? a) 'Exponentially' b) 'Linearly' c) 'Quadratically' d) 'None of these' Ans: d) . c) 'Harmonic Progression' d) 'None of these' Ans: b) Q64) Which of the following is equivalent to loga + b) ? a) 'log a + log b' b) 'log a * log b' c) 'log a . the logarithm of the number will be in which of the following?' a) 'Geometric Progression' b) 'Arithmetic Progression'. Ans: a) Q67) Which of the following is log8 x equivalent to?' a) 'log2 x/3)' b) 'log2 3x)' c)'log2x)/ 3'. Ans: b) Q63) 'If n numbers are in geometric progression.Q62) The logarithm of a very small positive number will tend to which of the following? a) 'negative infinity' b) 'positive infinity' c) '1'.8' d) 'None of these'.log b' d) 'None of these' Ans: d) Q65) What is the value of log3 1/9) + log 9 81 ? a) '2' b)'-2' c)'0' d) '4' Ans: c) Q66) What is the value of log3 1. d) 'None of these' Ans: c) Q68) If n numbers are in arithmetic progression.7' c) '1.

64' Ans: a) Q73) The value of 21/2 upto three places of decimal is'.275' d) '32.764' c) '1. Ans: b) Q75) 'If 22n-1 = 1 / 8n-3) then the value of n is: a) '3' b) '2' c) '0' d) '-2' Ans: b) Q76) 'If 2x = 3y = 6-z.02.1764' b) '1.02251/2 = ? a) '0. a) '1' b) '2' c) '4' d) '6' Ans: c) Q71) 1. then 1/x + 1/y + 1/z) .414' Ans: d) Q74) The value of 8-25.8-26) is: a) '7 x 8-25' b) '7 x 8-26' c) '8 x 8-26' d) 'None of these'.0375' b) '0.Q69) What is the value of log20 1 ? a) '0' b) '1' c) '20' d) 'None of these Ans.3375' c) '3.52 * 0. a) Q70) The unit's digit in the product 771 x 659 x 365) is'.64' d) '2. a)'1.413' d) '1.75' Ans: b) Q72) 'If x1/2 / 4411/2 = 0.412' c) '1. the value of x is: a) '0.41' b) '1.

Q82) If 4x+3 = 2x+7. ''. then x2+y2 is – a) '2' b) '3' c) '6' d) '0' Ans: c) 'x2=1+21/2)2 & y2=1-21/2)2 thus . 0. 5. 2' d) '4. 3' b) '1.x2+y2=6'. '3' Ans: b) Q78) What will be the remainder when 1336 is divided by 2196?' a) '0' b) '1' c) '12' d) '2195' Ans: b) Q79) The roots of the equation 4x-3*2x+2+32=0 would includea) '2. then the value of xyz is: a) '0' b) '1' c) '2' d) '3' Ans: b) 'ax=b implies logab=x. ''. Form Question 81 to Question 135 Q81) If x = 1+21/2 and y=1-21/2.is equal to: a) '0' b) '1' c) '3/2' d) '-0. logbc=y .5' Ans: a) Q77) What is the remainder when 1723 is divided by 16? a) '0' b) '1' c) '2' d).logca=z thus x*y*z=logaa=1'. then the value of x is: a) '3' . 0. 2. 8' Ans: a) Q80) If ax =b. 4. 3' c) '1. by=c and cz =a.

Ans: a) Q84) If x = 8. the value of x4/3+y2/3)1/2 is: a) '5' b) '6' c) '7' d) '8' e) 'None of these Ans: a) Q86) 'If xy = yx and x = 2y.the value of x is: a) '1' b)'2' c)'3' d) '4' e) 'None of these'. the value of x is: a) '0'. Ans: a) Q90) 'What is the value of 0-10 ? .b) '2' c) '1' d) 'None of these Ans: c) Q83) '2x+y = 2*2)1/2 and 2x-y = 21/2. the value of y is: a) '1' b) '2' c)'3' d) '4' e) 'None of these Ans: b) Q87) 'If 2x * 3y = 18 and 22x * 3y= 36. y = 27. b)'1' c) '2' d) '3' e) 'None of these Ans: b) Q88) 'What is the value of 500 ?' a) '0' b)'1' c) '50' d) 'None of these' Ans: b) Q89) What is the value of 6-2 ? a) '1/36' b) '36' c)'-36' d) 'None of these'.

In the same race.2' b) '0. while it takes 4 hours to cover the same distance running downstream.002' ' d) None of these'. a man is 12 minutes too late.03' c) '0.016)1/4? a) '0. What is the ratio between the speed of the boat and speed of the water current respectively ? a) '2 : 1' b) '3 : 2' c) '8 : 3' d) 'Cannot be determined e) 'None of these Ans: c) Q97) In a 100 m race. The usual time taken by him to cover that distance is a) '1 hour' b) '1 hr 12min' c) '1 hr 15 min' d) '1 hr 20 min' Ans: b) Q96) A boat running upstream takes 8 hours 48 minutes to cover a certain distance.a) '0' b) '1' c) '-10' d) 'None of these' Ans: d) Q91) 'What is the value of 251.027)1/3?' a) '0. A can beat C by: a) '21 m' b) '26 m' .3' b) '0.5' c) '125' d) 'None of these' Ans: c) Q92) What is the value of 0.003' d) 'None of these Ans: a) Q93) What is the value of 0.02' c) '0.5 ?' a) '325' b) '32. A can beat B by 25 m and B can beat C by 4 m. Ans: d) Q95) Walking 6/7th of his usual speed.

27% failed in both subjects. Ans: a) Q101) In an examination. 2400' e) 'None of these Ans: c) Q103) Rakesh buys a scooter worth Rs. Ans: b) Q100) I read 3/8 of a book on one day. 70% of students passed in physics. the book contains: a)'240 pages' b) 230 pages' c) '340 pages' d) '140 pages' e) 'None of these'. then totally: a) 'Rakesh loses Rs. 3000 there would have been an additional gain of 10%. and 4/5 of the remainder on another day. Had it been sold for Rs. Cost Price of the article is: a) 'Rs. 2300' d) 'Rs. In order not to increase the expenditure a lady must reduce her consumption by: a)'25%' b)'20%' c)'30%' d) 'None of these'. If now there were 30 pages unread.c) '28 m' d) '29 m'. If after sometime Mohan sells it back to Rakesh at a loss of 10%. 65% in chemistry.000. then the family members are: a) '16' b) '17' c) '18' d) 'None of these Ans: b) Q99) The price of sugar is increased by 25%. 10. Ans: c) Q98) In a family. The percentage of students who passed is: a) '66%' b) '62%' c) '69%' d) 'None of these' Ans: b) Q102) An article was sold for Rs. the father took 1/5 of the cake and he had 4 times as much as others had. 100' . 100' b) 'Rakesh loses Rs. He sells it to Mohan at a profit of 10%. 2200' c) 'Rs. 2770. 1100' c) 'Rakesh gains Rs. 2100' b) 'Rs.

population becomes 8. of women in the village is 8000x.231. Ans: b) Q108) Population of a village is eight thousand. 0. If two successive discounts of 15% and 10% are allowed. 8820 in 2 years. Therefore no. 1100' e) 'None of these Ans: d) Q104) The list price of an electric iron is Rs. then the number of men in the village was: a) '4800' b) '5000' c) '5060' d) '6000' Ans: b) Let the no. If he walks both ways he takes 7 hours and 45 minutes. its selling price will be: a) 'Rs. . 8000 amounts to Rs.50' b)'Rs. 300. is: a) '5%' b) '4%' c) '6%' d) '7%' e) None of these Ans: a) Q106) A car is 250 meters behind the bus. The car will be ahead of bus by 250 meters in: a) '37 seconds' b) '48 seconds' c) '72 seconds' d) '68 seconds' e) 'None of these' Ans: c) Q107)'Mohan walks a certain distance and rides back in 6 hours and 15 minutes.then 6% of men and 10% of women added . The car and bus are moving with speed 60 km/hr and 35 km/hr respectively.50' d) 'Rs. 234. 229.d) 'Rakesh gains Rs. Therefore x106/100)+8000-x)110/100)=8600'.50' c) 'Rs.50' e) 'None of these' Ans: a) Q105) The rate of compound interest at which a sum of Rs.232. If 6% men and 10% women are added. of men in the village be x.600.population becomes 8600. 6. If Mohan rides both ways the time which he will take will be: a) '4 hours' b) '19/4 hours' c) '9/2 hours' d) '17/4 hours' e) 'None of these'.

If its population 2 years ago was 10000.x=4'. 1062 in 2 years and Rs. 940. But when 2 gents and 2 ladies left the party. At what price (App. ''.10' b) Rs.50' c) 'Rs. the ratio became 1 : 3. 1183. Ans: c) Q115) 'If the simple interest on a sum at 4% per annum for 2 years is Rs. What is the value of each installment? a) 'Rs.Q109) 'If 15 oxen or 20 cows can eat the grass of a field in 80 days.50 in 3½ years.33' c) 'Rs.50' Ans: a) Q113) The population of a village decreases at the rate of 20% per annum. then in how many days will 6 oxen and 2 cows eat the same grass? a) '40' b) '60' c)'100' d) '160'. 5. 8. what is its present population? a) '6000' b) '10000/144'. A customer paid Rs. 1500 in cash and promised to pay the remaining money in 3 monthly equal instalments at the rate of 5% per annum compound interest. 9.80' b) 'Rs.50' b) 'Rs. Ans: a) Ratio of gents and ladies is 1:2 . 4022. He mixed the two. 86. What is rate of interest per annum?' a) '7%' b) '6%' c) '9%' d) '5%'.30' d) 'Rs.) per kg should he sell the mixture in order to get 20% profit? a) 'Rs. 928. 926.00 per kg. 8. Ans: d) Q110) 'At a certain party the ratio of gents and ladies was 1 : 2. 10. 903.50 per kg and 20 kg of rice at the rate of Rs. 12.50' d) 'Rs.00'. 9. How many people were initially present in the party?' a) '12' b) '15' c) '18' d) '24'. Ans: c) Q112) 'The cash price of a television is Rs.Therefore 1x-2)/2x-2)=1/3. 0. then the compound interest on the same sum for the same period is: a)' Rs. 80. c)'6400' d) '7600' Ans: c) Q114) 'A certain sum of money at simple interest becomes Rs. Q111) 'Prabodh bought 30 kg of rice at the rate of Rs. 86.10' .

5 * x2 ?' a) 'x3'. a) '30' b) '31. d) '17. then which of the following is true? a) 'y is always more than x' b) 'x is always more than y' c) 'x is always equal to y' d) 'None of these'.00 a.' b) '8. He finds out that the square of x is less than x.m.25' c) '31'. b)'x3. Ans: d) Q120) 'Rajiv has a number x in his mind.00 a.5'. At what time do the two trains cross each other if the distance between Delhi and Agra is 200 km? a) '8.60' Ans: d) Q116) 'A man covers a distance of 1200 km in 70 days resting 9 hours a day.65' d) 'Rs.m. and reaches Agra at 10.m.m. What is the range of x? a) 'x is more than 0' b) 'x is less than 1' c) 'x is more than 0. d) '33'.m.' c) '9.30 a. Ans: c) Q119) 'If x is a positive number and y = x2. 88. but less than 1'.m.' d) 9.56 a.5 L'. and reaches Delhi at 11.00 a.45 a.20 a.5 L'. c)'x0. 81.56 a. if he rests 10 hours a day and walks with speed 1½ times of the previous in how many days will he cover 750 km?'. Ans: b) Q117) A train leaves Delhi at 6.' Ans: b) Q118) 'How many litres of a 90% solution of concentrated acid needs to be mixed with a 75% solution of concentrated acid to get a 30 L solution of 78% concentrated acid? a) '24 L' b) '22.c) 'Rs.m. c)'6 L'. . d) 'This is not possible' Ans: c) Q121) What is the value of: x1.75' d) 'None of these'. Another train leaves Agra at 8.m.

9' d) '0. c) '41/4' d) 'None of these'.9' Ans: c) Q124) 'If 6x-3) = 36x-5). b) '51/3'. Ans: b) Q126) What is the value of 10009/1004?' a) '1005' b) '105' c) '1019' d) 'None of these' Ans: c) Q127) 'In how many different ways can the letters of the word ''OPTICAL'' be arranged so that the vowels always come together ?' a)120' b) '720' c)'4320' d) '2160' e) 'None of these' Ans: b) Q128) 'In how many different ways can the letters of the word ''CORPORATION'' be arranged so that the vowels always come together ?' a) 810' b) '1440' c) '2880' .81)1/2 to give the result as 81? a) '9' b) '81' c) '72. 51/3 and 41/4 ?'. Ans: b) Q123) What number should be divided by 0.Ans: b) Q122) What is the value of: 33*812*20)/95 ?' a) '0' b) '3' c) '1/3' d) 'None of these'. a) '2' b) 'No value will agree'. c) '-1' d)'7'. Q125) Which is the largest among 21/2. then what is the value of x?'. a) '2)1/2'.

592. The number of ways he can choose is': a) '2. 3.974' b) '62. 7 and 9.724' b) '3. 6. Ans: a) Q134) In CAT entrance examination paper there are 3 sections. In how many ways can the 1st place and 3rd place cards be drawn out such that both are black ? a) '64. A candidate has to solve 5.630' c) '4.447' d) '1. The shortlist consists of 9 men and 6 women.3.670' Ans: c) Q131) 'From a pack of 52 playing cards. which are divisible by 5 and none of the digits is repeated ? a)'5' b) '10' c) '15' d) '20' Ans: d) Q130) A committee is to be formed comprising 7 members such that there is a simple majority of men and at least 1 women. choosing at least one from each section. a)'8' b)'9' c) '10' d) '15' Ans: c) Q133) In how many ways can 4 ladies and 4 men form two mixed doubles teams for a tennis match? a) '72'. 4 cards are removed at random.5.252' c) '69. In how many ways can this be done?' a) '3.d) '50400' e) '5760' Ans: d) Q129) How many 3 digit numbers can be formed from the digits 2.7 and 9 be placed to form a three-digit number so that the higher order digit is always greater than the lower order digits? Assume digits are all different).914' d) '5.500'. 5. b) '108' c) '36' d) '84'. Ans: d) Q132) 'In how many ways can the digits 2. each containing 5 questions.500' .

In how many ways can he place the marbles in the boxes such that each box has at least one marble ? a) '560' b) '240' c) '420' d) '36' Ans: b) Exam/Interview Date: 11th March 2011.250' c) '2.750' d) '3.b) '2. No of Rounds: Aptitude Test Contributor Name: Kiran .250' Q135) A boy has 4 different boxes and 5 different marbles.

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