TCS Placement Papers

** Company: ** Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)

Hi Friends.

I have appeared for TCS on campus on 12th January at GNIT along with other 1300 students (JIS +

Narula+ GNIT) .TCS had previously (in the month of December) given away their Demo paper to many

colleges and we were no exception. We practiced them repeatedly. On the day of the aptitude test

we found that each & every question in the aptitude was from those papers given previously by

TCS. We were very happy, we answered around 28(correct) on an avg.

I personally answered 30(correct), could have answered >32 but didn’t due to the fear of uppercut

off. In general cases it remains (lower cutoff 18 & upper cutoff >32).But Eventually when results

were out.

The lower cutoff was 33 out of 35.those who have any doubt can ask this to any student of

jis/gnit/narula of batch 2011 pass out.

SET : 2

1. Here are 2 cans A and B one of MILK and other of Water resp., both of same quantity first one

teaspoon of milk from a can was added to a can then which of the following is true.

(a) Can A contain more milk than water in can B

(b) Can A contain less milk than water in can B

(c) Both contain same quantity of milk and water

2. If a pipe can fill the tank within 6 hours but due to leak it took 30 minutes more now if the tank was full how much time will it take to get emptied through the leak?

Ans-78hur

3. The average weight of class is X kg (some number) after adding wt of the teacher avg. wt. of class becomes Y kg then what is the weight of the teacher?

4. 20 men shake hand with each other. What is the maximum no of handshakes without cyclic handshakes?

Ans=20C2=190

5. 100 men & women dance with each other. What is the probability that a man cannot dance with more than two women?

6. A man goes North 37 km turns left goes 2 km turns right goes 17 km turns right goes 2 km, find the distance between starting & ending point .

Ans=54

7. Lady has 2 select gloves & hat from a basket is in the dark. She can distinguish hat 7 gloves, 14 red, 20 blue, 18 green are there. Find the probability that any selected glove pair has same color.

8. Peter is 2 times Paul’s age was when Peter’s age is same as Paul’s present age. Find the Paul’s age.

9. From a rope a triangle is made of sides 21cm, 24cm, 28cm from this a square is made. Find the area of square.

Ans =330 cm2

10. In a supermarket average of 4 peoples standing in queue taken 2 yrs before is 55 yrs .Now a person of 45 yrs is added. Find the current age.

Ans=68.25 year

11. A toy can produce 10 different sounds. Now toy is defective to produce 2 sounds in 3 minutes, find the probability that it produces 6 consecutive in 1 second?

12. 1/6th of a number is 4 times more than 2/3 of a number. Find number.

13. A jogger [email protected]/6th of his usual speed. How much % she has to increase to reach normal pace of walking.

Ans = 500%

14. X is 3 years younger to Y, X’s father is a businessman who invested 10000/- at 8% rate of interest and obtained his amount after 10 years .Y’s father is a job holder who invested around 20000 at 2% rate and obtained his amount after 20 years . Now compounded both of them get around ABC rs/- . After 5 years the ratio of ages of X & Y is 1:2. Now X’s father is 20 years older to Y and Y’s father is 30 years more than X. After 20 years again X’s mother asks X’s father to purchase a LCD TV which costs around 45000/-. What is the age of X and Y together?

15. The bacteria had a probability of splitting into three and a probability to die is one third of total bacteria. Let the probability be P. Some of them survived with probability 1/5 than which among the following relation is true?

(a) P=1/3+1/5*3

(b) P=1/5*(1/8-3)

16. If a tank A can be filled within 10 hrs and tank B is 1/4th filled in 19 hrs, then what is the duration of the tank to fill completely?

17. A lady had fine gloves and hats, 25 blue, 7 red and 9 grey .She had to select a pair among them. But there was no light so she had to select in darkness the correct pair with glove and a hat. Therefore how many combinations of same color she can select?

18. A man looks at a painting and tells “Neither I have brothers nor sisters, but the person in the painting is my father’s son”. Then who is in the painting?

Ans=man

19. An old toy had three grandchildren, the difference between two children was 3 years. Her eldest grandchild was 3 times elder than the youngest one and the elder one 2 years more than the sum of the other two. Then what is the age of the eldest child?

20. There was a grandmother in a village that had a grandchild. Upon asking her grandchild’s age she told that she is older as many days old as her daughter’s age in weeks and as many days as her own age in years. The sum of the three is 130, then how old is the child?

21. (98*98*98-73*73*73)/ (98*98*98+73*73*73)= ?

Ans=(1003 – 703)/(1003+ 703) =nearly 5

22. Which is the smallest number which on dividing 2880 to make it a perfect square?

(a) 6

(b) 5

(c) 4

(d)3

Ans=2880

23. Leena cut small cubes of 10 cubic cms each, which she joined to form a cube with 10 cm length, 5 cm in depth and 5 cm wide. How many more small cubes does she require to form a perfect cube?

Ans= (100 – 25) = 75

24. The age of two people is in the ratio 6:8, the sum of their ages is 77 after 2 years the ratio of their ages becomes 5:7, what is their present age?

Ans=33&44

25. If a and b are mixed in 3:5 ratio and b,c are mixed in 8:5 ratio if the final mixture is 35 liters, find the amount of b in the final mixture.?

Ans =40/89 *35

26. A vendor sells 1 apple for 1 penny, 2 grapes for 1 penny, 3 bananas for 1 penny. A man spends 7 penny and gives equal amount of fruits to each of his three daughters. What is the possible number of fruits each daughter gets?

Ans=1:2:1

27. 5 persons standing in queue with different age group two years ago their average age will be X and 6th person joined with them; hence the current average age has become Y. Find the age of seventh person?

28. 5,9,12,18,26,36,47,72,……? .Here odd terms have difference as multiples of 7 and even terms adds with themselves to form the next number.

Ans=47+28=75

29. Lion tells lies on Mondays, Tuesday and Wednesday, Rat tells lie on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Both of them speak truth on other days. Lion tells, “Yesterday was one of the days which, I tell lying”, Rat also tells “Yesterday was one of the days which I tell lying:. What day was yesterday?

Ans=thursday

30. There were three different gloves 13 red, 27 black and 40 green. How many gloves one has to take so as to ensure that there is at least one pair in each color?

31. One person has no siblings and says.” The guy in the photo is the only son of my father’s son”, what is the relation of the guy to the person?

Ans = man

32. Difference of two numbers is 6. Product of them is 13.what is the sum of their squares?

Ans=62

33. Speed and distance were given and time taken was asked. T=D/S.

34. A lady builds 9cm length, 10 cm width,3 cm height box using 3 cubic cm cubes. What is the minimum number of cubes required to build the box?

Ans = 90

35. When a pair of dice is thrown, what number has the higher probability to occur the sum of 8 or 9 or 10?

36. A person has to make 146 pieces of a long bar. He takes 4 seconds to cut a piece . What is the total time taken by him in seconds to make 146 pieces?

Ans=480 sec

37. 6 persons standing in queue with different age group, after two years their average age will be 43 and seventh person joined with them, hence the current average age has become 45, find the age of seventh person?

Ans=71 year

38. Horse started to chase dog as it relieved stable two hrs ago. And horse started to ran with average speed 22km/hr, horse crossed 10m road and two small pounds with depth 3m, and it crossed two small streets with 200m length .

After traveling 6 hrs ,2hrs after sunset it got dog. Compute the speed of the dog?

39. 3,22,7,45,15,?,31

Ans=91

40. ((4x+3y)+5x+9y))/(5x+5y)=? as (x/2y)=2

41. If we subtract a number with y, we get 4 increase of number. Once it got divided by y itself

.Find that number?

Ans- x-y=4+x x/y=x

42. (209*144)^2 +(209*209)+ (209*144)+(144*144)=?

43. By which number should we divide the number 2880 to make it perfect square?

44. 1/3 of some number is 5 more than 1/6th of that number . Find the number?

Ans=30

45. Difference of two numbers is 4 and their product is 13. Find the sum of squares of that number?

46. How many of 14 digit numbers we can make with 1,2,3,4,5 that are divisible by 4 . Repetitions allowed.

47. Rearrange the alphabets REGHFTYD, find the type of rearranged word belongs to:

(a) Animal

(b) Tree

(c) Bird

(d) Thing

48. There is a factory which is producing the bicycles and four wheelers . One day the total production of wheels is 158. Find out the possible no. of bicycles produced

(a) 6

(b) 7

(c) 8

(d) 9

49. Four years hence the average of 6 members is 45 . Now a person is added and the average becomes 48. What is the age of added person?

50. A dog started two hours early before the horse started. The horse reached the dog after 6 hours with the speed of 16 km/hr, find the speed of the dog?

51. There are bacteria which have the probability of die 1/3 of its total number or it may triple . Found out the probability?

(a) P=1/3+ (2/3*p^3)

(b) P=2/3+(2/3* p^3)

(c) P=2/3+(1/3* p^3)

(d) P=2/3+ (2/3* p^3)

52. There are two tanks A, B.A will fill up 1ltr in one hour. B tank will fill up double in every hour (like10, 20, 40, 80,160…..) if the tank B is filled 1/16 in 13 hours how much time it will take to fill up totally.

53. In a hotel we can order two types of varieties, but we can make 6 more varieties in home. One can want the four varieties with two from hotel must. Find how many ways one can order.

54.There is a series 13,14,27,30,55,62 ?, 126. Find the missing.

55.There are three friends x,y,z . They go to excursion with their girl friends. There they wanted to find weights but their GF’s are not accept to check their weight. Then they checkweights as x,y,z individually and then x and y, y and z,x and z , then all(x,y,z) , the last measure is 171. Then find the average of all these seven measures.

56. Two tanks A and B ,A fills 1 ltr/1 hr….B fill 10,20,30,……. Per hour . If 1/4th tank of B takes 15 hrs to fill how much it time will t take to fill complete tank.?

57. Out of 7 children the youngest is boy than find the probability that all the remaining children are boys?

58.The three sides of a triangle are given 16,14,21 cm and this triangle is converted into square. So what will be the area of the square generated?

59.An equation of the form 4x+6y-2z =32. Find the difference between x intercept and z intercept.?

60. 20 men and 20 women are there, they dance with each other, is there possibility that 2 men are dancing with same women and vice versa.

61.10 people are there, they are shaking hands together, how many had shakes possible, if they are in no pair of cyclic sequence.

62. In a school there are some bicycles and 4 wheeler wagons. One Tuesday there are 234 wheels in the campus. How many bicycles are there.?

63. A father has 7 penny’s with him and 1 water melon is for 1p,2chickkos for 1p, 3 grapes for 1p has three sons. How can he share the fruits equally.?

64.In one organization , materials , labor and maintenance are in the ratio of 4:6:7, if the material cost is 272, what is the total cost?

65. 4 years before Paul’s age is 3 times the Alice age and the present age of Paul’s is 6 times the Alice , what is the present age of Paul?

66. The ages of two people has the ratio of 6:5 and by adding the numbers we get 55 , after how many years the ratio would be 8:7?

67. A volume of X are having in a container of sphere , how many semi hemispheres of volume each will be required to transfer all the A into semi hemispheres?

68. Peter and Paul are two friends. The sum of their ages is 42 years. Peter is twice as old as paul was when Peter was as old as paul is now. What is the present age of peter?

69. A horse chases a pony 2 hours after the pony runs. Horse takes 4 hours to reach the pony. If the average speed of the horse is 81 kmpr, what is the average speed of the pony?

70. A,B,C,D,E are there among A,B,C are boys and D, E are girls>>>>>>>> D is to the left of A and no girl sits at the middle and at the extremes . Then what is the order of their sittings.

71. A man goes 50km NORTH , then turned left walked 40 km , then turned RIGHT? .In which direction is he in?

72. Out of 6 children the youngest is boy then find the probability that all the remaining children are boys.

73. A man went 1 mile to east then 1 mile to north and killed a bear what is the color of the bear?

74. In a market 4 man are standing , the average age of the four before n4 years is 45, after some days one man is added and his age is 49, what is the average weight of all?

75. One train travels 200m from A to B with 70 km/hr and returns to A with 80 kmph, what is the average of their speed?

76. The three sides of a triangle are given 18, 18, 28 cms and this triangle is converted into a square. So what will be the area of the square generated?

77. An equation of the form 7x+17y+3z=54. Find the difference between x intercept and z intercept?

78. There are 1000 pillars for a temple 3 friends Linda, Chelsey, Juli visited that temple, Linda is taller than Chelsey and taller than 2 of 1000 pillars Juli is shorter than Linda. Find the correct sentence?

(a) Linda is shorter among them

(b) Chelsey is taller than Juli

(c) Chelsey is shorter than Juli

(d) Cannot determine who is taller among Chelsey and Juli.

79. Entry ticket to an exhibition ranges from 1p to 7p. You need to provide exact change at the counter . You have 7p coin . In how many parts will you divide 7p so that you will provide the exact change required and carry as less coins as possible?

(a) 8

(b) 7

(c) 5

(d) 3

80. Dhoni and Pointing are waiting for the toss to happen, Umpire found that the coin to be tossed is missing .pointing then takes a dice 91-6) from his pocket and asks the umpire to toss with it. Umpire feels both the captains may not get which then would give fair chance to both captains. What would be the idea of Dhoni?

81. 23 people are there, they are shaking hands together, how many hands shakes possible, if they are in pair of cyclic sequence.

82.10 men and 10 women are there, they dance with each other , is there possibility that 2 men are dancing with same women and vice versa.

83. A lady took out jacket and gloves , which are available in blue 26,yellow 30 and red 56.Power goes off, she can distinguish between gloves and jacket but not in colors. What’s the possibility their she will pick up pair of gloves of each color?

84. Sangakara and Ponting selects batting by using a dice , but dice is biased so to resolve Ponting takes out a coin, what is the probability that dice shows correct option?

85. In school there are some bicycles and 4 wheeler wagons. One Tuesday there are 58 wheels in the campus. How many bicycles are there?

86. Two bowls are taken , one contains water and another contains tea. One spoon of water is added to second bowl and mixed well, and a spoon of mixture is taken from second bowl and added to the second bowl. Which statement will hold good for the above?

87. From 8 digit numbers from by using 1,2,3,4,5 with repetition is allowed and must be divisible by 4?

(a) 31250

(b) 97656

(c) 78125

(d) 97657

88. (a3-b3)/(a2+ab+b2)

89. A lies on mon, tues, wed and speak truths on other days, B lies on thur,fri,sat and speaks truths on other days. One day a said I lied today and B said I too lied today. What is the day?

90.(1/2) of a number is 3 times more than the 91/6) of the same number?

91. There are two pipes A and B , if A filled 10 liters in hour B can fills 20 liters in same time. Likewise B can fill 10, 20, 40, 80,160….., if b filled in (1/16) the of a tank in 3 hours , how much time will it take to fill completely.?

92.One question has last part like difference between two terms is 9 and product of two numbers is 14, what is the squares of sum of numbers?

93.A man is standing before a painting of a man and he says I have no bro and sis and his father is my father’s son?

94. What is the value of [(3x+8y)/(x-2y)], if x/2y=2?

95. One grandfather has three grandchildren, two of their age difference is 3, eldest child age is 3 times youngest child’s age and eldest child’s age is two times of sum of other two children. What is the age of eldest child?

96. In a market 4 man are standing, the average age of the four before 4 years is 45,after some days one man is added and age is 49, what is the average age of all?

97. In a school for a student out of a 100 he got 74 of average for 7 subjects and he got 79 marks in 8th subject, what is the average of all the subjects?

98. The ages of two people has the ratio of 6:5 and by adding the numbers we get 44, after how many years the ratio would be 8:7?

99. Two years before Paul’s age is 2 times the Alice age and the present age of Paul is 6 times the Alice. What is the presents Paul’s age?

100. One train travels 200m from A to B with 70km/hr and returns to A with 80kmph, what is the average of their speed?

101. A man whose age is 45 years has 3 sons named John, Jill, Jack, he went to a park weekly twice , he loves his sons very much. On a certain day he find # shopkeepers sailing different things. An apple cost 1 penny,2 chocolates costs 1penny&3 bananas cost 1 penny, he has bought equal no of apples, chocolate & banana for each son. If the total amount he invest is 7 penny then how many he has bought from each piece for his son?

(a) 1 app,1 cho,1 banana

(b) 1 app,2cho,3 bananas

(c) 1app,2cho,1 banana

(d) 2app,2cho,2 bananas

102. A scientist was researching on animal behavior in his lab. He was very interested in analyzing the behavior of bear. For some reason he traveled 1 mile in north direction & reached at north pole, there he saw a bear, he then followed the bear around 1 hr with a speed of 2kmph in east direction , after that he traveled in south direction & reached at his lab min 2 hrs. Then what is the color of the bear?

(a) white (b) black (c) gray (d) brown

103. How many 9 digit numbers are possible by using the digits 1,2,3,4,5, which are divisible by 4 if repetition of digits is allowed?

104. 3 persons a,b,c were there A always says truth , B lies on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, but C lies on Thursdays, Friday & Saturday, one Das A said that B & C said to A that B said yesterday way one of the days when I lies said that yesterday way one of the days when I lies too, then which day was that?

105. A girl has to make pizza with different toppings . There are 8 different toppings, in how many ways can she make pizzas with 2 different toppings.

106. Peter& Paul are two friends . The sum of their ages is 35 years . Peter is twice as old as Paul was when Peter was as old as Paul is now . What is the present age of Peter?

107. 2 pots are there , 1st pot is filled with ink and 2nd pot is filled with water, take 1 spoon of ink from 1st pot and pore it in 2nd pot and take 1 spoon of mixture from 2nd pot and pore it in 2nd then which one of following is true?

108. There are ten spots in library and each spot has 4 tables and ten readers are there, 10 students come into library and want 2 studies in how many ways that they sit in d library so that no chair would be blank?

109. There is a toy train that can make 10m musical sounds . It makes 2 musical sounds after being defective . What is the probability that same musical sound would be produced 5 times consecutively?( 1 of __________)?

110. There are 5 materials to make a perfume ,Lilac,Balsalmic,Lemon,Woody and Mimosaic, To make a perfume that is in demand the following conditions are to be followed :Lilac and Balsalmic go together,Woody and Mimisaic go together,woody and Balsalmic never go together. Lemon can be added with any material. All of the following combinations are possible to make a perfume EXCEPT.

(a) balsalmic and lilac

(b) Woody and Lemon

(c) Mimosaic and lilac

(d) Mimosaic and Lilac

111. A triangle is made from a rope . The sides of the triangle are 25 cm, 11 cm, and 31 cm. What will be the area of the square made from the same rope?

112. What is the distance between the Z-intercept from the X-intercept in the equation ax+by+cz+d=0.

113. An athlete decides to run the same distance in ¼ the less time that she usually took. By how much percent will she have to increase her average speed?

114. Two pipes A and B fill at A certain rate B is filled at 10,20,40,80, if 1/16 of B if filled in 17 hours what time it will take to get completely filled .

115. In a shopping mail with a staff of 5 members the average age is 45 years. After 5 years a person joined them and the average age is again 45 years . What’s the age of the 6th person?

116. Find (4x+2y)/(4x-2y) if x/2y=2?

117. Find the average speed if a man travels at speed of 24kmph up and 36kmph down at an altitude of 200 m. Formula is 2xy/(x=y).

118. Six friends go to pizza corner there are 2 types of pizzas and six different flavors are there they have to select 2 flavors from 6 flavors in how many ways we can select?

119. 3 friends A,B,C went for week end party to McDonald’s restaurant and there they measure there weights in some order In 7 rounds.A:B:C,AB:BC,AC:ABC. Final round measure is 155 kg then find the average weight of all the 7 rounds?

120. There is a toy train that can make 10 musical sounds . It makes 2 musical sounds after being defective. What is the probability that same musical sound would be produced 5 times consecutively?(1 of )?

121. What is the distance of the z-intercept from the x-intercept in the equation ax+by+cz=d ( I do not remember the values of a,b,c,d)

122. A scientist in Antarctic region conducts research on bears came to know that bears changes according to the location . Once he moves 1 mile towards north, then he moves 2 miles towards east, then 1 mile towards south. Now the color of bear he found will be in:

123. 91/30 of a number is 3 times more than the (1/60 of the same number?

124. There are 11 Boys in a family . Youngest child is a boy . What is the probability of all are boys?

(a) 2 (b) 2! (c) 2048 (d) 1024

125. A boy bought a roll A of 56 inches wide and 141 yards long. He also bought B of 77 inches wide of length 333 yards. Time taken for cutting A into 1 yard piece is 2 seconds. Time taken to cut into 141 pieces of 1 yard each is?|

126.A person buys a horse for 15 ponds after one year he sells it for 20 pounds .After one year , again he buys the same horse at 30 pounds and sells it for 40 pounds. What is the profit for that person?|

127. John buys a cycle for 31 dollars and given a cheque of amount 35 dollars. Shop keeper exchanged the cheque with his neighbor and gave change to John. After 2 days it is known that cheque is bounced. Shop keeper paid the amount to his neighbor. The cost price of cycle is 19 dollars. What is the profit/loss for shop keeper?

128. In a family there are some boys and girls. All boys told that they are having equal no of brothers and sisters and girls told that they are having twice the no. of brothers than sisters. How many boys and girls present in a family?

129. There are certain number of hats and gloves in box. They are of 41 red, 23 green, 11 orange. But a woman can differentiate between hats and gloves. How many draws are required to obtain a pair of each color?

130. 2 years ago of A is x times that of B. 3years hence the age of A is 4/3 times of B. What is the present age of B in binary form?

131. A metal strip of width x cm, 2 metal strips are placed one over the other, then the combine length of 2 strips is y , if z strips are placed in that number manner. What is the final width of that arrangement?

132. There are 100 men and 100 women on the dance floor. They want to dance with each other. Then which of the following statements is always true:

(a) There are 2 men who danced with equal no. of women’s

(b) There are 2 women who danced with equal no of men

133. A game is played between 2 players and one player is declared as winner. All the winners from first round are played in second round. All the winners from second round are played in third round and so on. If 8 rounds are played to declare only one player as winner, how many players are played in first round.

134. There are 3 boys A,B,C and 2 girls D,E,.D always sit right to A, Girls never sit in extreme positions and in the middle position always sits in the extreme positions. Who is sitting immediate right to E?

135. 49 members attended the party, in that 22 are males, 17 are females. The shake hands between males, females, male and female. Total 12 people given shake hands. How many such kinds of such shake hands are possible?

136. Entry ticket to an exhibition ranges from 1p to 31p. You need to provide exact change at the counter. You have 31p coin. In how many parts will you divide 31p so that you will provide that exact change required and carry as less coins as possible?

(a) 22 (b) 31 (c) 6 (d) 32

137. There are 2 friends Peter and Paul, Peter age is twice as old as Paul when Peter was as old as Paul is now. Sum of the present ages of Peter and Paul is 35. What is the present age of Peter?

138. A lady took out jacket and gloves, which are available in blue 26, yellow 30 and red 56.Power goes off, she can distinguish between gloves and jacket but not in color. What’s the possibility their she will pick up pair of gloves of each color.

139. Two bowls are taken, one contains water and another contains tea. One spoon of water is added to second bowl and mixed well, and a spoon of mixture is taken from second bowl and added to the second bowl. Which statement will hold good for the above

140. One grandfather has three grandchildren, two of their age difference is 3, eldest child age is 3 times youngest child’s age and eldest child’s age is two times of sum of other two children. What is the age of eldest child?

141.10 men and 10 women are there, they dance with each other, is there possibility that 2 men are dancing with same women and vice versa.

142. Two bowls are taken, one contains water and another contains tea. One spoon of water is added to second bowl and mixed well, and a spoon of mixture is taken from second bowl and added to the second bowl. Which statement will hold good for the above.

143. From 8 digit number from by using 1,2,3,4,5 with repetition is allowed and must be divisible by 4?

(a) 31250 (b) 97656 (c) 78125 (d) 97657

144. One question has last part like difference between two terms is 9 and product of two numbers is 14.What is the square of the sum of numbers?

145. One grandfather has three grandchildren, two of their age difference is 3, eldest child age is 3 times youngest child’s age and eldest child’s age is two times of sum of other two children. What is the age of eldest child?

146. In a market 4 man are standing. The average age of the four before 4 years is 45, after some days one man is added and his age is 49. What is the average weight of all?

147. In a school for a student out of a 100 he got 74 of average for 7 subjects and he got 79 marks in 8th subject. What is the average of all the subjects?

149. One train travels 200 m from A to B with 70 km/ph and returns to A with 80 km/ph, what is the average of their speed?

150. There are 10 reading spots in a room. Each reading spot has a round table .Each round table has 4 chair; if different no of persons are sitting at each reading spot. And if there are 10 persons inside the room then how many reading spots do not have at least a single reader.

(a) 5 (b) 6 (c) 7 (d) None

151. A person does rock climbing at an altitude of 800 m. He goes up by 7mph and come down by 9 mph.What was his average speed.

152. A boy want to make a cuboid of dimension 5m,6m,7m from small cubes of .03 m3.later he realized ,he can make same cuboid by making it hollow. Then it take some cubes less. What is the no of these cube.

153. Two years ago A was 6 times older than B . Now he is 2 times older than B. What is the age of A.

154. What is the value of (78*78*78*-45*45*45)/(78*78+78*45+45*45)

155. In a shopping mall with a staff of 5 members the average age is 45 years. After 5 years a person joined them and the average age is again 45 years . What is the age of 6th person?

156. Find (4x+2y)/(4x-2y) if x/2y=2

157.Find the average speed if a man travels at speed of 24kmph up and 36 kmph down at an altitude of 200m, formula is 2xy/(x+y)

158. A triangle is made from a rope .The sides of the triangle are A cm,B cm& C cm. What will be the area of the square made from the same rope?

159. What is the distance of the z-intercept from the x-intercept in the equation ax+by+cz=d ( I do not remember the values of a,b,c,d)

160. A scientist in Antarctic region conducts research on bears came to know that bears changes according to the location. Once he moves 1 mile towards north, then he moves 2 miles towards east, then 1 mile towards south . Now the color of bear he found will be in.

161. (1/3) of a number is 3 times more than the (1/6) of the same number?

162. There are 11 boys in a family .Youngest child is a boy . What is the probability of all are boys.

(a) 2 (b) 2! (c) 2048 (d) 1024

163. A boy bought a roll A of 56 inches wide and 141 yards long. He also bought B of 77 inches wide of length 333 yards. We don’t want any details of B. Final question is time taken for cutting A into 1 yard piece is 2 seconds. Time taken to cut into 141 piece of 1 yard each is?

164. A person buys a horse for 15 ponds, after one year he sells it for 20 pounds, after one year, again he buys the same horse at 30 pounds and sells for 40 pounds. What is the profit for that person?

165. John buys a cycle for 31 dollars and given a cheque of amount 35 dollars. Shop Keeper exchanged the cheque with his neighbor and gave change to john. After 2 days, it is known that cheque is bounded .Shop Keeper paid the amount to his neighbor. The cost price of cycles is 19 dollars. What is the profit/loss for shopkeeper?

166. There is a die with 10 faces .It is not known that fair or not 2 captains want to toss die for batting selection. What is the possible solution among the following?

(a) if no. is odd it is head, if no is even it is tails

(b) if no is odd it is tail, if no is even it is head

(c) Toss a die until all the 10 digits appear on top face.

167. In a family there are some boys and gilrs. All boys told that they are having equal no of brothers and sisters and girls told that they are having twice the no of brothers than sisters. How many boys and girls present in a family?

168. 2 years ago of A is x times that of B. 3 years hence the age of A is 4/3 times of B. What is the present age of B in binary form?

169. A metal strip of width x cm, 2 metal strips are placed one over the other, then the combine length of 2 strips is y , if z strips are placed in that number manner. What is the final width of that arrangement?

170. There are 100 men and 100 women on the dance floor. They want to dance with each other. Then which of the following statements is always true:

(a) There are 2 men who danced with equal no. of women’s

(b) There are 2 women who danced with equal no of men

171. A game is played between 2 players and one player is declared as winner. All the winners from first round are played in second round. All the winners from second round are played in third round and so on. If 8 rounds are played to declare only one player as winner, how many players are played in first round.

172. There are 3 boys A,B,C and 2 girls D,E,.D always sit right to A, Girls never sit in extreme positions and in the middle position always sits in the extreme positions. Who is sitting immediate right to E?

173. 49 members attended the party, in that 22 are males, 17 are females. The shake hands between males, females, male and female. Total 12 people given shake hands. How many such kinds of such shake hands are possible?

174. There are 1000 pillars for a temple 3 friends Linda, Chelsey, Juli visited that temple, Linda is taller than Chelsey and taller than 2 of 1000 pillars Juli is shorter than Linda. Find the correct sentence?

(a) Linda is shorter among them

(b) Chelsey is taller than Juli

(c) Chelsey is shorter than Juli

(d) Cannot determine who is taller among Chelsey and Juli.

175. Entry ticket to an exhibition ranges from 1p to 31p. You need to provide exact change at the counter. You have 31p coin. In how many parts will you divide 31p so that you will provide that exact change required and carry as less coins as possible?

(a) 22

(b) 31

(c) 6

(d) 32

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Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)

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Founded: 1 April 1968

Headquarter: Mumbai

Founders: Faquir Chand Kohli, Tata Sons, J. R. D. Tata