(Paper) Mu Sigma Fresher Job Interview Placement Paper: 29 August 2011

Mu Sigma

Company Name: Mu Sigma
Type : Fresher
Job Interview Paper:

Round 1:

Aptitude Test:

There were totally 3 sets alpha, beta & gamma. 20 questions each... time limit: 25 minutes questions were very easy like:

1. 10 women can complete a work in 7 days and 10 children take 14 days to complete the work. How many days will 5 women and 10 children take to complete the work?
A.3
B.5
C.7
D. Cannot be determined
E. None of these

2. Two pipes can fill a tank in 20 and 24 minutes respectively and a waste pipe can empty 3 gallons per minute. All the three pipes working together can fill the tank in 15 minutes. The capacity of the tank is:
A.60 gallons
B.100 gallons
C.120 gallons
D.180 gallons

3. A train 240 m long passes a pole in 24 seconds. How long will it take to pass a platform 650 m long?
A.65 sec
B.89 sec
C.100 sec
D.150 sec

4. A boatman goes 2 km against the current of the stream in 1 hour and goes 1 km along the current in 10 minutes. How long will it take to go 5 km in stationary water?
A.40 minutes
B.1 hour
C.1 hr 15 min
D.1 hr 30 min

5. Find the odd man out. 1, 4, 9, 16, 23, 25, 36
A.9
B.23
C.25
D.36

The next section consisted of literature questions: where u have to find the inference out of a given set of facts.

Next section was Data Interpretation using graph, pie chart & survey. 5 questions were asked related to graph, pie chart.

Selected candidates went through GD. topics of GD were from current affairs:

  1. is capital punishment correct?

  2. do u support anna hazare?

  3. performance of Indian cricket team??

  4. case study related to a hotel administration.

Selected candidates from GD went through HR interview. Question asked in interview were quite easy:

  1. candle puzzle

  2. 1003*997

  3. SQL queries< area of interest>

  4. Distance & Speed Questions: 2 trains coming in opposite direction with speed s1 & s2 and lengths l1 & l2 resp. time taken to cross?
    Answer: (l1+l2)/(s1+s2)

  5. Some data analysis questions like : estimate the number of maggi packets consumed in your college??

  6. Some puzzle games

  7. Square & square roots etc.. they tried to know the analytical skills of the candidate.

Exam/Interview Date : 29-Aug-2011
No of Rounds : Aptitude Test, Group Discussion - GD, Client/Manager Interview
Contributor Name : Ankur