HCL Latest Fresher
Placement Question Paper 8 2005

HCL technologies paper { MANIT , bhopal ( 25th 26th july) }

Application
software

Two section were there one section is aptitude ( 35
questions 35 minutes ) and other is general technical
awareness ( 25 qus-25 min ).

Each qus have 1 mark for correct and 1/4 for incorrect
answer .

General technical awareness is very very simple need not to
be send .It was based on c, c++ and computer awareness.

Q1. In a island there are people of two community type A
and type B. people of this island can ask question only.
Questions asked by type A have correct answer YES and
question asked by type B have correct answer NO.

Five question are based on this paragraph.

1) One person asked another person am I a type of B?
what is type of person who asked question.

a) type A

b) type B

c) either A or B

d) such question can not be asked.

2) person of type A asked to his wife are we of same
type . What is type of his wife?

HCL Latest Fresher Engineer Placement Sample Question Paper
8 2005

Three more question were there of same type read this
paragraph carefully so that this does not take much time.

Q2 . There are six people A,B,C,D,E,F and five
cars .cars are stand in sequence numbered
1 to 5 and each car can be share by two persons only.and
conditions are

A will share car

B will sit alone

F will not share car with D and E

D will
drive
car 3rd or 4th car

E will drive a car which is behind the car with vacant
seat.

Following are the qus based on this para

6) if D are sit on the 3rd car how many different
arrengment will be there.

total 7- 8 question asked from this paragraph search this
qus. in GRE book. I dont remember the qus. And there ans
because this was very tough .

Q3

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. Is X =Y?

(1) X-Y=X^2-Y^2 ans:( )

(2) X and Y are greater than 1.

14. Is CAB a code word in language Q?

(1) ABC is the base word.

(2) If c immediately follows B, then C can be moved to the
front of the code word to generate another word?

ans:( )

15. 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:( )

16. If X and Y do not equal 0, is X/Y an integer?

(1) X is prime

(2) Y is even ans:( )

17. What is the price of a banana?

(a) 14 banana and 35 oranges cost Rs. 84

(b) with a 50% discount on banana, Rs. 12 can buy 4 bananas
and 5 oranges.

ans:( )

two deadly questions on series.

Some qus on fill in the blanks .

6.A+B=C+D;A+C=B+D ;2A>B+D;2C<B+D; Find the arrangements of
the

letters

like

e.g:A>B>C>D> etc and all.

Q.NO.1&2

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:( )

6.if a+d=b+c,a+e=c+d,2cb+d,then

(a) a>b>c>d>e

(b) b>a>d>c>e

(c) d>b>c>a>e

(d) b>c>d>e>a ans:( )

(e) none of these

Q21. three students appear in a test but no one write there
name on answer sheet .and they submitted their sheet to
teacher . when teacher distributed their answer sheet . what
is probability that no one get their own answer sheet.

HCl came to PEC on 22ND

1. give a word which when put behind GRASS and infront

of SCAPE gives 2 different english words

ans :
LAND

2. jumble word

ans: PARACHUTE

3. picture puzzle

ans: 23 or 25 don`t remember exactly

4. divide 330 into 2 numbers such that removing 1 zero

from right of one gives the other no

ans: 300 and 30

5. one ques of time calculation

ans: 21:00 most probably

6.sally likes 225 not 224,likes 144 not 143

ans: 1600 ( has to be perfect square)

7. 8. 9. 10. 11

ques on reasoning .........given some dogs ( don`t

attempt this if running short of time )

could not solve it

12 . it is raining at night. is it possibe to see

sunshine after 72 hrs

ans: NO ( after 72 hrs it still is night....no

sunshine )

hcl perot system

Section 1

logical reasoning 10 Qs

1.BDC EGF HJI KML?

Ans a. PQS b.MPO c. NPO d. QST

2.2 4 6 12 14 28 ??

3.in a crowd there are 7 heads and 27 legs..how many are
hens and cows?

Qs 4 to 10 were all series. go through TMH test of
reasoning.

Qs 11 to 20 were data analysis

again go thorugh TMH

they were long Qs so i dont remember any as i did not appear
in them as the paper was too lengthy.

they were of types that 5-6 statements were given and then u
have to find the conclusion

Qs 20 to 35 were completely mathematics Q's and all from
quantitative aptitude by rs agarwal.the Q's were all same
given in rs agarwal. so go through that book.

some Qs i remember are

21.a man bought 30 kgs at cost 10.5rs/kg and 30 kgs at cost
9.5rs/kg. he combines the two. at wat price shud he sell to
have a gain% 35%?

22.fine the result

(2-1/3)(2-3/5)(9/7)(2-997/999)

ans none of these

23.total no of prime nos between 1 to 70

ans 20

24.three lights change after 48,72,108 secs. at 08:20:00
they all changed together. at wat time will they again
change together?

25.a team of men do a work in 25 days. in how many days will
a team of equal ppl will do the same twice if 2 men of the
first team do equal work as 3 men do of other team

26.30 yrs ago av age of A n B was 18. after 30 yrs av age of
A,B n c is 22. wat is the age of c?

27.if a no is divided by 999, qt is 366 and rem is 103. wats
the no?

28.126 m train at a speed of 30kph ans 114 m train at a
speed of 42kph cross each other. how much time do they take?

29.a bridge is 1 km. a train half of length of bridge
crosses it in 2 mins. wats its speed?

30.a do a work on 6 days. b do a work in 8 days. they both
do a work for rs 640. c join them n they do the work in 3
days. how much did they pay to c?

some other similiar Qs. this is all i remember in this sec.

section 3

36 to 45

based on simple c programs and simple assembly language
programs.

36.i=1680

j=4

if((mod i ,j)=0)

i=i/3

j=j+i

wat will be the o/p after termination?

37.min= d

a<d,min=a

b<d,min=b

c<d,min=c

c<b,min=b

some conclusions were given and u have to select the rt
conclusion

38.

1's complement of 1100110

39.add program of assembly lang was given and was asked to
select the error

40.total no of 1 bits in 1536*448*24*3

41.,42 and 43...a flow chart was given and values of x,y and
z were given and then u have ti solve them. very simple but
time consuming.

42.and 43. a program in c was given somethn like

assign 0 to d

i=1

j=1

k=1

x=i+j+k

if x/3 has a rem 0 then increment d by 1

add 1 to k

somethn somethn and thy asked u the value of d in 42 and the
no of loops in 43 for step 6