: Covansys Placement Paper
of Questions: 100
There are 5 sections, 20 questions each.
Languages - any 2 from C/C++ , VB , Java , COBOL
- any one from Oracle, Sybase, Sql Server2000 , DB2
Operating System- any one from Windows , Unix , IBM Mainframe
Important: There are 2 question booklets,
the following questions are from the Question Booklet 2
1) All the children were
arranged in rows. All the rows containing equal no.of students.
If 4 students were removed from
each row 10 more rows had to be added.if 5 students were added in each row no.of
rows were reduced by 8.find the no.of children. the choices were like this
2) 2/3 of people read newspaper
A , 3/4 read newspaper B.if 38 read both and 8 didn?t read any of the 2.how
many read A?
3) There are 5 questions based
on a murder story.the questions concentrate on the seating arrangements of
4) A plane goes from Chicago to
Columbus and then comes back. It takes the same time to travel in either ways.
It leave Chicago early in the morning 0644 LOCAL TIME and reaches the
destination Columbus at 0849 LOCAL TIME. In the same evening it leave Columbus
at 1625 hrs LOCAL TIME and reaches the destination at 1638 LOCAL TIME. Find the
time that the plane takes to travel either way?
Ans: 69 mins
5) There is a 14 digit credit
card number in which every 3 consecutive digits add to 20. Here is a part of
it.. Find the value of ?x??
_ _ _ 9 _ _ _ x _ _ _ 7 _ _
Ans : 4
6) Ram gets 148 marks for 20
questions. +10 for correct. -3 for wrong. How many correct answers?
Ans : 16
7) Ganesh and Shankar travel
abroad and take more luggage than the airlines allow. They have to pay extra
money for it. They carry 52 kgs together and pay $60 and $100 respectively. Now,
if the same luggage was carried by only Ganesh it would cost him $340. If the
airlines charges only at one rate for extra luggage what is the maximum luggage
that a person can carry without paying extra?
Ans : 18 kgs
8) There are 6 consecutive
numbers P, Q, R, S, T, U, not necessarily in that order. Given that, Q is 2 less
that P, P is 3 less that T and R is 2 less than S, arrange them in an ascending
9) Number of digits with a 2 in
them between 100 and 400?
Ans : 138
10) Bactria double every 3
mins. It is N in 1 hour, when was it N/4?
Ans : 54 minutes.
11) One day the Finance minister
decides that the country should have only 33 paise and 56 paise.If there are two
traders having enough change in the two denominations, what is the minimum
amount for which they can transact?
12) Out of the following numbers
which is the greatest number when 7 times that number is < 100
2) 13 3) 15 4) 14
Ans : 14
13) There is 31 days in the
month of January. If there is 4 Sundays and 4 Thursdays exactly.what
day is the first day of the month?
ans: a) Monday.
14) There are 5 tyres including
a spare tyre.total number of Kms to be covered is 10000 and each tyre
should run equally. How may Kms does each tyre run?
15) a question with the same
logic as question 6.I don?t remember the question
16) 8 persons A,B,C,D,E,F,G,H
are sitting in a round dining table. Some arrangement was given and position of
H was asked. (just an idea of the questions is given)