|Paper Type : Candidate Experiences
Test Date : 14 March 2007
Test Location : DIT Dehradun
ZENSAR TECHNOLOGIES PAPER ON 14th MARCH AT DEHRADUN
I appeared in zensar pool campus drive which was held in DIT
dehradun on 14th march 2007 .It comprised of writtten +
technical-interveiw+ essay writing+HR round.
out of around 300 studnets only 51 could clear the apti..and
only 13 were seletced after the interviews.
The written test had 4 sections . each consists of 22
questions.There was no negative marking and each section had
the time limit of 20 minutes . one cant jump to other
section and cant turn switch to next section unless told by
the invigilators...many copies were cancelled because of
5 questions on filling most appropriate word in five
1) evryone has the _______ to speak and write.
2) he has not any____ to use the company's car and bunglow.
etc and 3 more.
we had to select most appropriate word. that would fit in
all the above sentences.
questions on one word substitution..one short but difficult
reading passage ,
2 questiosn were on analogies.
2 questions were ..to select the part of the sentence which
is grammatically incorrect.
They are no less than seventy students in the class.
1)refer R.S.Aggrawal logical reasoning..
2) one question was like...there are 7 persons ..out fo them
only one was male....their profession s are enginer, doctors
out of them only 3 ar teachers, 2 doctor and 2 engineer.
there are three care santro, maruti , and wagon r .. thens
ome condtions were given ..A can not go with B in car
2 people of same profession cna not go in same car..
....was easy ..
3)line graph of three countries on taxe was given. then
questions on theire comparison of annual etc taxes were
asked (easy one).
4) a sequence was given.,
a) how many alphabets are not at thier correct postions ..
(options: 8 ,7,13,...)
b) how many of pair of alphabbets are there at correct
(options : 13 , 6, ...)
2 more questions relate dtro it..were bit confusing...
very easy quetsions were there of 7th standard level.
1) 2 chairs and 3 tables cost Rs 400, 6 tables and 7 chairs
find cost of 3 chairs and 4 tables.
2) a person sells 2 horses in 1600 rs. he gained 5% on one
horse and 5% loss on other. what was his net profit or loss.
3) one question was on DI.
questiosn were easy but we could not attemp all as the time
was very less..
1) u v used MODIFY and then SKIP-3 commands one after the
other in the table of 30 records.
on which record will be the cursor.
a) 28th b)27th (ans) c)3rd ...record.
2) which of the following protocol will be sued when u want
to communicate with a system to obtain files. effciently.
a) TFTP b)FTP (ans) c) udp d)..
some c output questions ,,
one quest. on c++ o/p
rdbms and networking (related to protoocls ) were asked..
time management is the main key to crack the apti..
prepare C , c++ ..they
some quetsions were:
1) tell about urslf .., quets related to project..
a program to check which of the 3 nos is equal to 5..how
many ways are their..
ans : one by simple if-else method, then using nested
ternary operator(?:),by makin a function using preprocessor
2) to make a progoram to print the pattern ..
1 2 3
so tht the user enters the rows..(write evrythign in the
prgram ..include header files also)
then theya ske d quest relate d to tht program. eg: if i
include header fiel at the bottom of the main will it give
error..ans : it wont..)
be confidendt he 'lla sk amny times " r u sure".
3) asked wht is encapsulation ..explain it till he didnt
look satisfactory try to tell him using examples..
4) wht is virtual function. overloading and overriding ..
does overriding and overloading depend on return type
he the n worte certain functions:
int sum(int ,int)
double sum (int ,float, int)
double sum( int ,int)
which out of them follow overloading .
after tech intrvw we were given a topic to write on
it...mine was"impact of films on youth",, othe rppl were
gvien topics like "is outsourcing losing it s grip in
India." "wht life has taught u" "why should we hire u and
wht qualities u v ",....." wht books give u "..etc
try to use certain impressive wors in ur riting draw the
conclusion..at the end..
my Hr went till 35 mins...she was throign quetsiong.
shhe first read my eassy ...thoroughly.. then she asked
..okay tell abt urslf in 1 min.. she gave certain
situations...try to show them tht uv values..they were
chekcing my patience... She then asked whr do us ee urslf
after 5 years.. she then asked whr do u see urslf in zensar
aftr 5 yrs ( i said as projct mangr) then she aske dafter 2
yrs ..i saind (senior s/w engr) and aftr 10yrs i said ceo on
tht she asked ...do uv the qualtiie of becoming a ceo.. wht
'll u do to becoe m a ceo..i explaind..all tht stuff.. she
then asked wht value u 'lla dd to zensar.etc..
fortunately i was one among the 13 selected..
the key is tht be cool..and give the answeres
confidently,,with a smiling face..
BEST OF LUCK!!!!!