# WILCO Job Placement Paper
WILCO
Sample Test Paper
APTITUDE SECTION
Q1. Mr. Shah decided to walk down the escalator of a tube station. He
found
that if he walks down 26 steps, he requires 30 seconds to reach the
bottom.
However, if he steps down 34 stairs he would only require 18 seconds to
get to the bottom. If the time is measured from the moment the top step
begins
to descend to the time he steps off the last step at the bottom, find
out
the height of the stair way in steps?
Ans.46 steps.
Q2. The average age of 10 members of a committee is the same as it was 4
years ago, because an old member has been replaced by a young member.
Find
how much younger is the new member ?
Ans.40 years.
Q3. Three containers A, B and C have volumes a, b, and c respectively;
and
container A is full of water while the other two are empty. If from
container
A water is poured into container B which becomes 1/3 full, and into
container C which becomes 1/2 full, how much water is left in container
A?
Q4. ABCE is an isosceles trapezoid and ACDE is a rectangle. AB = 10 and
EC = 20.
What is the length of AE?
Ans. AE = 10.
Q5. In the given figure, PA and PB are tangents to the circle at A and B
respectively and
the chord BC is parallel to tangent PA. If AC = 6 cm, and length of the
tangent AP
is 9 cm, then what is the length of the chord BC?
Ans. BC = 4 cm.
Q6. Three cards are drawn at random from an ordinary pack of cards. Find
the probability that they will consist of a king, a queen and an ace.
Ans. 64/2210.
Q7. A number of cats got together and decided to kill between them
999919
mice. Every cat killed an equal number of mice. Each cat killed more
mice
than there were cats. How many cats do you think there were ?
Ans. 991.
Q8. If Log2 x - 5 Log x + 6 = 0, then what would the value / values of x
be?
Ans. x = e2 or e3.
Q9. The square of a two digit number is divided by half the number.
After
36 is added to the quotient, this sum is then divided by 2. The digits
of the
resulting number are the same as those in the original number, but they
are in reverse order. The ten's place of the original number is equal to
twice
the difference between its digits. What is the number?
Ans. 46
Q10. Can you tender a one rupee note in such a manner that there shall
be
total 50 coins but none of them would be 2 paise coins.?
Ans. 45 one paisa coins, 2 five paise coins, 2 ten paise coins, and 1
twenty-five paise coins.
Q11. A monkey starts climbing up a tree 20ft. tall. Each hour, it hops
3ft.
and slips back 2ft. How much time would it take the monkey to reach the
top?
Ans.18 hours.
Q12. What is the missing number in this series?
8 2 14 6 11 ? 14 6 18 12
Ans. 9
Q13. A certain type of mixture is prepared by mixing brand A at Rs.9 a
kg.
with brand B at Rs.4 a kg. If the mixture is worth Rs.7 a kg., how many
kgs. of brand A are needed to make 40kgs. of the mixture?
Ans. Brand A needed is 24kgs.
Q14. A wizard named Nepo says "I am only three times my son's age. My
father
is 40 years more than twice my age. Together the three of us are a mere
1240
years old." How old is Nepo?
Ans. 360 years old.
Q15. One dog tells the other that there are two dogs in front of me. The
other one also shouts that he too had two behind him. How many are they?
Ans. Three.
Q16. A man ate 100 bananas in five days, each day eating 6 more than the
previous day. How many bananas did he eat on the first day?
Ans. Eight.
Q17. If it takes five minutes to boil one egg, how long will it take to
boil
four eggs?
Ans. Five minutes.
Q18. The minute hand of a clock overtakes the hour hand at intervals of
64
minutes of correct time. How much a day does the clock gain or lose?
Ans.32 8/11 minutes.
Q19. Solve for x and y:
1/x - 1/y = 1/3, 1/x2 + 1/y2 = 5/9.
Ans. x = 3/2 or -3 and y = 3 or -3/2.
Q20. Daal is now being sold at Rs. 20 a kg. During last month its rate
was
Rs. 16 per kg. By how much percent should a family reduce its
consumption so
as to keep the expenditure fixed?
Ans. 20 %.
Q21. Find the least value of 3x + 4y if x2y3 = 6.
Ans. 10.
Q23. Can you find out what day of the week was January 12, 1979?
Ans. Friday.
Q24. A garrison of 3300 men has provisions for 32 days, when given at a
rate
of 850 grams per head. At the end of 7 days a reinforcement arrives and
it was
found that now the provisions will last 8 days less, when given at the
rate
of 825 grams per head. How, many more men can it feed?
Ans. 1700 men.
Q25. From 5 different green balls, four different blue balls and three
different red balls, how many combinations of balls can be chosen taking
at least
one green and one blue ball?
Ans. 3720.
Q26. Three pipes, A, B, & C are attached to a tank. A & B can fill it in
20
& 30 minutes respectively while C can empty it in 15 minutes. If A, B &
C
are kept open successively for 1 minute each, how soon will the tank be
filled?
Ans. 167 minutes.
Q27. A person walking 5/6 of his usual rate is 40 minutes late. What is
his
usual time?
Ans. 3 hours 20 minutes.
TECHNICAL SECTION
Q1. typedef struct{
char *;
nodeptr next;
} * nodeptr ;
What does nodeptr stand for?
Q2. What does. int *x[](); means ?
Q3. struct list{
int x;
struct list *next;
}*head;
the struct head.x =100
Is the above assignment to pointer is correct or wrong ?
Ans. Wrong
Q4.What is the output of the following ?
int i;
i=1;
i=i+2*i++;
printf(%d,i);
Ans. 4
Q5. FILE *fp1,*fp2;
fp1=fopen("one","w")
fp2=fopen("one","w")
fputc('A',fp1)
fputc('B',fp2)
fclose(fp1)
fclose(fp2)}
a.error b. c. d.
Ans. no error. But It will over writes on same file.
What are the output(s) for the following ?
Q6. #include<malloc.h>
char *f()
{char *s=malloc(8);
strcpy(s,"goodbye")}
main()
{
char *f();
printf("%c",*f()='A');
}
Q7. #define MAN(x,y) (x)>(y)?(x):(y)
{
int i=10;j=5;k=0;
k= MAX(i++,++j)
printf(%d %d %d %d,i,j,k)
}
Ans. 10 5 0
Q8. a=10;b=5; c=3;d=3;
if(a<b)&&(c=d++)
printf(%d %d %d %d a,b,c,d)
else printf("%d %d %d %d a,b,c,d);
Q9. #include<stdarg.h>
show(int t,va_list ptr1)
{
int a,x,i;
a=va_arg(ptr1,int)
printf("\n %d",a)
}
display(char)
{
int x;
listptr;
va_star(otr,s);
n=va_arg(ptr,int);
show(x,ptr);
}
main()
{
display("hello",4,12,13,14,44);
}
Q10. main()
{
printf("hello");
fork();
}
Q11. main()
{
int i = 10;
printf(" %d %d %d \n", ++i, i++, ++i);
}
Q12. #include<stdio.h>
main()
{
int *p, *c, i;
i = 5;
p = (int*) (malloc(sizeof(i)));
printf("\n%d",*p);
*p = 10;
printf("\n%d %d",i,*p);
c = (int*) calloc(2);
printf("\n%d\n",*c);
}
Q13. #define MAX(x,y) (x) >(y)?(x):(y)
main()
{
int i=10,j=5,k=0;
k= MAX(i++,++j);
printf("%d..%d..%d",i,j,k);
}
Q14. #include <stdio.h>
main()
{
enum _tag{ left=10, right, front=100, back};
printf("left is %d, right is %d, front is %d, back is %d",left,right,front,back);
}
Q15. main()
{
int a=10,b=20;
a>=5?b=100:b=200;
printf("%d\n",b);
}
Q16. #define PRINT(int) printf("int = %d ",int)
main()
{
int x,y,z;
x=03;y=02;z=01;
PRINT(x^x);
z<<=3;PRINT(x);
y>>=3;PRINT(y);
}
Q17. #include<stdio.h>
main()
{
char s[] = "Bouquets and Brickbats";
printf("\n%c, ",*(&s[2]));
printf("%s, ",s+5);
printf("\n%s",s);
printf("\n%c",*(s+2));
}
Q18. main()
{
struct s1
{
char *str;
struct s1 *ptr;
};
static struct s1 arr[] = { {"Hyderabad",arr+1},
{"Bangalore",arr+2},
{"Delhi",arr}
};
struct s1 *p[3];
int i;
for(i=0;i<=2;i++)
p[i] = arr[i].ptr;
printf("%s\n",(*p)->str);
printf("%s\n",(++*p)->str);
printf("%s\n",((*p)++)->str);
}
Q19. .main()
{
char *p = "hello world!";
p[0] = 'H';
printf("%s",p);
} |