INFOSYS Placement Papers
INFOSYS PAPER ON 15th JANUARY AT BHOPAL
HELLO FRIENDS THIS IS DHEERAJ ASSUDANI INFOSYS VISITED UIT Ė RGPV FIRST
ACROSS INDIA FOR ITS 2009 CAMPUS RECRUITMENT
There are generally 2 phases
(1) Written round
The Written test consists of 2 sections.
1) Logical Reasoning (30 qs in 40 min)
2) Verbal Ability(40 quest in 35 min)
Logical section consists of 6 subsections of 5 questions each.
Q1-5) (Puzzel test) the avg of 11 prime noís less than 45 is also a prime
i. Find the avg?
ii. Which is the min prime no?
iii.Which is the second min no?
iv.Which is the max no?
v. How many no r der greater than 20?
Q6-10 there were problems on figure where 2 figs implies each other & the
3rd fig is given & u need to find the fig which implies it (Do mirror img
and water img chapters from R.S. Aggarwal verbal & non verbal)
Q11-15) 5 prob based on data sufficiency. This consists of a question
followed by two statements containing facts providing clues to solve that
quest. We r suppose to find out which statement is/are sufficient to solve
ans the quest.
E.g. what is the avg score of class?
I. There are 26 students in the class.
II. Every student scores in AP with 2 as lowest score
<!--[endif]-->Q16-20) Data interpretation problems. (Little time consuming
but easy one. Ref R.S.Aggarwal Quant)
Q21-25) A critical Reasoning Problem like Ann, Boobie, Cathy and Dave are at
their monthly business meeting. Their occupations are author, biologist,
chemist and doctor, but not necessarily in that order. Dave just told the
biologist that Cathy was on her way with doughnuts. Ann is sitting across
from the doctor and next to the chemist. The doctor was thinking that Boobie
was a goofy name for parent's to choose,but didn't say anything. What is
each person's occupation?
Ans: Since Dave spoke to the biologist and Ann sat next to the chemist and
across the doctor, Cathy must be the author and Ann the biologist. The
doctor didn't speak, but David did, so Bobbie is the doctor and Dave the
(Now u must have identified all facts) just ans qs asked
Q26-30) Prob based on syllogism. (Ref R.S. Aggarwal verbal n non-verabal
Logic chapter) e.g. A. all refils r nibs
B. all nibs r pens
C. no pens r pencils
D. no pencils r nobs
E. all reffils r pens
1.ABC 2.BCD 3.BCE 4.ABE 5.ACD
Section-2 Verbal Ability
This section consists of:
1) Two RCís, a very big one and time consuming so attempt them at the
end.(refer BARONS GRE )
2) Replace an underlined sentence with another one which is of the same
meaning from the given 4 alternatives.
3) Fill in the blank with correct alternative. (REFER ANY GRAMMAR BOOK
HAVING TENSES )
4) Deriving conclusion from small passages.
5) Select the correct statement from the set of 4 statements. One is correct
and some r with little grammatical mistake. . (REFER ANY GRAMMAR BOOK HAVING
(2) H.R. ROUND
Once u clear written Round interview is just a formalty . they ask some
basic puzzles like
<!--[if !supportLists]-->1) <!--[endif]-->2 candles one having burning time
of 1 hr & other having burning time of 30min how would u measure 45, 30, 90,
15 min out of it
<!--[if !supportLists]-->2) <!--[endif]-->11. Replace each letter by a
digit. Each letter must be represented by the same digit and no beginning
letter of a word can be 0.
O N E
O N E
O N E
O N E
T E N
Ans: 0 =1, N = 8 ,E = 2, T = 7.
<!--[if !supportLists]-->3) <!--[endif]-->2. If 5/2 artists make 5/2
paintings using 5/2 canvases in 5/2 days then how many artists r required to
make 25 paintings using 25 canvases in 25 days?
<!--[if !supportLists]-->4) <!--[endif]-->If the digits of my present age
are reversed then i get the age of my son.If 1 year ago my age was twice as
that of my son.Find my present age.
ans. father-73, son-37
<!--[if !supportLists]-->5) <!--[endif]-->There are 6561 balls out of them 1
is heavy.Find the min. no. of times the balls have to be weighed for finding
out the haevy ball.
Sir : any QUESTION for me ?
Me : I have 1 more year to complete my course what do u expect me to do in
this 1 year to fit in to your organization
Speak very polite and be confident in the interview. Donít try answering the
question that you really donít know. Be very careful with the resumes keep
it as simple as you can .
Three suggestions from my side for an interview
1 donít bluff
2. for Godís sake donít bluff
3 for your own sake donít bluff
ALL THE VERY BEST. MEET YOU IN INFOSYS
DHEERAJ ASSUDANI (UIT - RGPV)