** Company: ** HCL Technologies

1) In a murder case there are four suspects P,Q,R,S.

Each of them

makes a statement. They are

p: “I had gone to the theatre with S at the time of

the murder”.

q: “I was playing cards with P at the time of the

murder”.

r: “Q didn’t commit the murder”.

s: “R is not the murderer”.

Assuming the only one of the above statement is false

and that one of

them is the murderer, who is the murderer?

a) P

b) Q

c) R

d) Cann’t be concluded

e) S

and: E.) r and s are true as first two statements are contradictory. thus either P or S is murederer. as

q is not murderer, he is tellinjg truth that P was with him. hence S is murderer.

2) Mohan earned twice as much as Deep. Yogesh earned

rs.3/- more than

half as much as deep. If the amounts earned by

Mohan,Deep,Yogesh

are M,D,Y respectively, Which of the following is the

correct ordering

of these amounts?

a) M < D < Y
b) M < Y < D
c) D < M < Y
d) It cann't be determined from the information given
e) D < Y < M
ans d)
03) Statistics indicate that men drivers are involved
in more
accidents than women drivers.
Hence it may be concluded that...
a) sufficiently information is not there to conclude
anything
b) Men are actually better drivers but drive more
frequently
c) Women Certainly drive more cautiously than Men
d) Men chauvinists are wrong about women's abilties.
e) Statistics sometimes present a wrong picture of
things
04) What does the hex number E78 correspond to in
radix 7 ?
a) 12455
b) 14153
c) 14256
d) 13541
e) 13112
ans:d
5)Given that A,B,C,D,E each represent one of the
digits between 1 and
9 and that the following multiplication holds:
ABCDE
X4
--------------
EDCBA
--------------
what digit does E represent ?
a) 4
b) 6
c) 8
d) 7
Ans: c
6) HCL prototyping machine can make 10 copies every 4
seconds. At this
rate, How many copies can the machine make in 6 min.?
a) 900
b) 600
c) 360
d) 240
e) 150
ans: a
7) if a=2,b=4,c=5 then
a+b c
----- - ---- =
c a+b
a) 1
b) 11/30
c) 0
d) -11/30
e) -1
ans: b
8) 10^2(10^8+10^8) =
--------------
10^4
a) 2(10)^4
b) 2(10)^6
c) 10^8
d) 2(10)^8
e) 10^10
ans: b
9) Worker W produces n units in 5 hours. Workers V and
W, workers
independently but at the same time, produce n units in
2 hours.
how long would it take V alone to produce n units?
a) 1 hr 26 min
b) 1 hr 53 min
c) 2 hr 30 min
d) 3 hr 30 min
e) 3 hr 20 min
ans: d (e)
10) if q <> 0 and k = qr/2 -s, then what is r in terms

of k,q,s?

a) 2k+s

—-

q

b) 2sk

—-

q

c) 2(k-s)

—–

q

d) 2k+sq

—–

q

e) 2(k+s)

——

ans: e

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Six knights – P,Q,R,S,T and U – assemble for a long

journey in two

travelling parties. For security, each travelling

party consists

of at least two knights. The two parties travel by

separate routes,

northern and southern. After one month, the routes of

the northern

and southern groups converge for a brief time and at

that point the

knights can, if they wish, rearrange their travelling

parties before

continuing, again in two parties along separate

northern and southern

routes. Throughout the entire trip, the composition of

travelling

parties must be in accord with the following

conditions

P and R are deadly enemies and, although they may meet

briefly,

can never travel together.

p must travel in the same party with s

Q cann’t travel by the southern route

U cann’t change routes

16) If one of the two parties of knights consists of P

and U and

two other knights and travels by the southern route,

the other members

of this party besides P and U must be

a) Q and S

b) Q and T

c) R and S

d) R and T

e) S and T

ans: e

17) If each of the two parties of knights consists of

exactly three members, which of the following is not a possible

travelling party and route?

a) P,S,U by the northern route

b) P,S,T by the northern route

c) P,S,T by the southern route

d) P,S,U by the southern route

e) Q,R,T by the southern route

ans: b

18) If one of the two parties of knights consists of U

and two other knights and travels by the northern route, the other memnbers of this party besides U must be

a) P and S

b) P and T

c) Q and R

d) Q and T

e) R and T

ans: c

19) If each of the two parties of knights consists of exactly three

members of different pX-Mozilla-Status: 0009by the northern route,

then T must travel by the

a) southern route with P and S

b) southern route with Q and R

c) southern route with R and U

d) northern route with Q and R

e) northern route with R and U

ans: a

20) If, when the two parties of knights encounter one

another after

a month, exactly one knight changes from one

travelling party to the

other travelling party, that knight must be

a) P

b) Q

c) R

d) S

e) T

ans: e

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1.(X-A)(X-B)(X_C)……..(X-Z)=?

2.two nos when added make 330.when the last digit of the greater no. is

removed Ist no is obtained.find the nos. ans.300,30.

3:which word can be added at the end of one and at the front of the

other to

give meaningful results.

GRASS and SCAPE. Ans:land.

4:a jumbled word is given: the answer is PARACHUTE.

5: at midnight it is raining .do u expect sun after 72 hours.

6:a word is to be added to three given words to give meaningful word

.the

ans is:POST

7: a girl likes 144 but not 145,she likes 900 but not 800….like

this.what

will she like:

the ans is 1600.

8: a series of prime nos is given 3,5,7,11>>>find the next no .the ans

is

17.

9: a no when multiplied with one less than it results into a no that

is 4

lesser than its square. The ans is 4.

10: A question on some midnight problem was given .The choices are

given

for the present time: 21:00, 22:00,23:00,23:30 etc .

the ans to this problem is 2100 hrs.

11:In this question a square was shown in which there were nine squares

and

in each square fruits were drawn .

The ans to this question was 25.this is cost of some fruit item.

12: in a company there are salespersons and non salespersons .majority

employees are salespersons.the percentage of commissioned salespersons

is more that the total salespersons ‘ percentage in the company.

Is majority of employees commissioned .something like that…….

The ans is :YES.

13: there was a statement on dogs that can understant just two words:

one was stay and I don’t remember the other one.The breed of the dogs were

sheperd ,regger ,one other starting from r. this question was a tough

one and I do not remember the exact statement.but based on this statement

there were 5 questions.

The ans to 15 th question was C and 17th in the question paper was B.

next question:

A FACTORY produces a product (measured in cubic feet) over seven days

as per

the following schedule:

Day1 Day2 Day3 Day4 Day5 Day6 Day7

150 180 120 250 160 120 150

The finished goods are to be transported to the market by a truck

having a capacity of 2000 cubic feet. Any finished goods (ready at the end of

the day) retained overnight at the factory will incur a storage cost of

rs.5 per cubic foot for each night of storage. The hiring cost for the truck is

rs.1000 per day. 1.If the total cost of transportation and storage is to be minimized,

the truck should operate on

(a) 2nd,4th,6thand 7th days

(b) only the 7th day

(c) 2nd,4th,5th and 7th days

(d) only on 4th and 5th days

(e) none of these

ans:( )

2.if the storage cost reduces to re.0.80per cubic foot per night,the

truck should operate on

(a)2nd,4th,5thand 7th days

(b)only the 7th day

(c)2nd,4th,5th and 7th days

(d)only on 4th and 5th days

(e)none of these

ans:( )

DATA SUFFICIENCY

Direction:Read the following instructions carefully and answer

questions

11-15 given below:

Each question below is followed by two numbered facts. You have to

determine

whether the data given in the statement is sufficient for answering the

question. Choose one of the following choices best fitting the

question

and mark A,B,C,D or E as explained below.

(A) if statement 1 alone is sufficient to answer the question, but

statement

2 is not sufficient.

(B) If statement 2 alone is sufficient to answer the question, but

statement 1 is not sufficient.

(C) If both statements together are needed to answer the question, but

neither statement alone is sufficient.

(D) If either statement by itself is sufficient to answer the

question.

(E) If enough facts are not available to answer the question.

13. A dress was initially listed at a price that would have given the

store

a profit of 20 percent of the wholesale cost. What was the wholesale

cost of

the dress?

(1) After reducing the asking price by 10 percent, the dress sold for a

net

profit of 10 dollars.

(2) The dress sold for 50 dollars.

ans:( )

A company manufactures game sets in brass, ebony(wood), and teak

(wood).

Each game set consists of the following components: chessmen, checkers,

dice

and a box which opens into a board, a chess layout being on the outside

and backgammon on the inside. The game sets are called # 1, # 2, #3, # 4

and # 5

in the company’s catalog.

In a#1 set, only the chessmen, checkers, and dice are brass.

In a#2 set, only the chessmen and dice are brass.

In a#3 set, only the checkers and box are brass.

In a#4 set, only the box is brass.

In a#5 set, all components are brass.

21. Which of the following components CANNOT both be wooden in a

single set

?

(a) Chessmen, dice

(b) Chessmen, box

(c) chessmen, checkers

(d) checkers, dice

(e) checkers, box

ans:( )

22. A set in which, of the chessmen, checkers, and dice, exactly one is

brass, must represent set

(a) # 1

(b) # 2

(c) # 3

(d) # 4

(e) # 5

ans:( )