Topic: SYNTEL-Placement Paper -8 Jul 2003-Hyderabad Posted: 25Jul2006 at 9:43am
SYNTEL-Placement Paper -8 Jul 2003-Hyderabad
Few ques that are given in the Syntel paper held on 18th July , JNTU, hyd. (2003)
Paper pattern:
1.English ( 25 ques, 15 mins) synonyms( for the given word there are 3 synonyms and one odd one is given find the odd)
- fill in the blanks with the suitable word.(5 ques)
- sentence correction.(10 ques)
- analogies(5 ques)
2. Aptitude.(45 ques, 30 mins)
3. Reasoning and a flowchart(30 ques, 30 mins)
few ques remembered:
synonyms: (not sure)
abridge:
abash
abase
aberration
abstract
analogies:
1. intimidness: fear
2. crust: wave
3. assist: save
4. affirm: hint
APTITUDE:
1. one pipe fills in 4 hrs and another in 5hrs when they both work alternately how much time will be taken to fill the tank.
2.LCM of 3 nos is 120 which of the following no must not be their HCF
a. 8 , b.24 c.12 d.24 and 30
3.two trains from the points A and B moving in opposite direction , at
the point they meet the second train travels 120 kms more than the
first. The speeds are 50kmph and 60kmph respectively find the distance
between A and B?
4. One monkey climbs a poll at the rate of 6mts/min and fell down
3mts in the alternately. Length of the poll is 60 mts , how much time
it will take to reach the top?
a. 31 b.33 c.37 d.40 (ans: 37)
5.a number when multiplied by 7/18 instead of 7/8 and got the result
770 less than the actual result , find the original number?
6. The volume and the radius of both cone and sphere are equal , then
find the ratio of height of the cone to the diameter of the sphere?
7. A and B started a business with 1500 and 2500 and got a profit 800
rs. Half of the profit is shared equally the remaining is shared
according to their investment. Find their profits.
8. The difference between the simple interest and compound interest for 2 years?
A:B =2:3 and B:C=5:6 then find A:B:C
9. an amount of 64 Rs has to become 125 in 3 years in compound interest , find the rate of interest?
10. a similar to the above problem find the time(rate of interest is given)
11. the prime no., which is greater than 6 when divide by 6 will always gives the remainder
ans: 1 or 5
12.Length of a rectangle is increased by 50% and breadth is decreased by 25% what is the difference in the area
13. Mr X position in a class is 13th from first and 17th from
last, and 8th from the first and 13th from last in passed candidates
list, then how many candidates failed in the exam
14. Two successive discounts of 20% and 15% is equal to a net discount of ..
15. A two digit number is 4 times to its sum of digits , when 9
is added to the number, the digits will get reversed. Then what is that
number?
Ans: 12
16. The length of the following rectangle is '4a' and its breadth
is '2a'. Radius of the two circles is 'a'. Then find the ratio of total
area of the rectangle to the area not covered by the two circles with
in the rectangle
17. A person starts with the speed of u/1 kmph and returns with the speed of u/2 kmph, what is his average speed.
18. A cistern will be filled in 9 hrs, but becoz of an outlet it
is filled in 10 hrs, if the cistern is filled, then how much time the
outlet takes to empty the cistern.
19. In a right angled triangle ABC angle B = 90 , BM is the median to AC , then AB2 + BC2 (in terms of BM)
20. Three circles with same radius r are drawn with centres as three
vertices of a triangle. What is the sum of areas of the intersections
of these circles with the triangle.
21. X men work for X days to produce X products, then Y men can produce Y products in ---- days.
22. The compound interest for first and second years is 200 and 220 on a certain amount. Find the sum.
23. Marked price of a commodity is 35% above the cost price. If he gives a discount of 15%, how much he gains on the deal.
24. 5 mangoes + 4 oranges = 7 mangoes + 1 orange.
Find the ratio of mango to orange.
25. A man starts a work, after some time some one joins him..like this
26. Food is sufficient for 100men for 60days. For how many days the food is sufficient for 500men?
27. If 8men 8hrs per day works for 8days get 45/- then how many
men required if the work is 5hrs per day for10days they get 60/-?
28. A person sold an item at a profit of 12% .If he sold it at a loss
of 12% then he would get Rs.6/- less. What is the cost price?
30. Avg age of X number of adults in a class is 30yrs. If 12 new adults
with avg age of 32 joined with them then the avg age increases by one.
Find X?
31. A sphere of radius 2cms is dropped into a cylinder of radius
4 cms containing water upto certain level. The raise in the water level
is (not sure)
32. find the average of reciprocals of x and y :
33. In a school there are 1000 students in the year 1999. The
number of students increased by 20% in the year 2000. And
it is increased by 15% in the year 2001. But it is decreased by
18% in 2002. Then what is the strength in 2002.(numbers may
differ)
REASONING
1. Odd man out
a) stem b) fruits c) flowers d) tree e) root
2. 9, --, 15, 18, 21, 24
3. seating arrangement(2 puzzles)
4. books arrangement (puzzle)
5. flowchart
6. If 3rd day of a month is Monday. Then what is the 5th day after 21st of that month?
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