# (Paper) IBM Placement Paper (Aptitude And Technical)

**Paper
: IBM Placement Paper
(Aptitude And Technical)**

1. Aptitude 2. Technical

** Time : 60 mins**
Aptitude :

1. like 3 consecutive prime adds to some no what is that

**Ans:-**both 49 and 59.

2. one person travlled 4 laps with the speed of 10,20,40 ( or 30) and 60 kmph and what is the average speed.

**Ans:-**20 (sure)

3.like one student takes 20 mins if he go with speed 15kmph and at what speed he
should go to reach in 15 mins ( nos are not same)**Ans:- ** 16kmph( but not sure)

9.like from height of 8 mts on ball fell down and each time it bounces half the distance back. so what will be the distance travelled**Ans:- ** 24 (sure) like 8+4+4+2+2+1+1+0.5+0.5+ and etc ..
answer is not 20

10.like 6 cubes are arranged adjacently and given the perimeter and asked to find the perimeter of one cube.**Ans:- ** if x is the total perimeter then (x/14)*4 leads to the answer.
but check it once u will be having plenty of time. answer is 52 (13*4)

11. some data is given like this 10kmph in still water ship took some x mins and
downstream some y mins in same time what is the stream value .... (q is not exat)**Ans:- ** 3 (not sure)

12.some average problem like 16 students average weight and teacher joins them
....**Ans:- ** 23 (sure) do this (16x+40)/(x+1) will give the value.

13. some problem on square like to increase area by 69% by what percent side
should be increased**Ans:- ** square root of 169 i.e 13 ( not sure)

14. no of rational nos b/w 0 and 5**Ans:- ** infinite

15. First day of 1999 is Sunday what day is the last day**Ans:- ** Monday

16.bullets probel some x no of bullets are shared by 3 people equally . and each
fired 4 bullets then the sum of remaining bullets is equal to intially divsion value**Ans:- ** 18 (sure)

17. bread problem, one come and eat half no of breads and somthing...**Ans:- ** 63( check it)

18. like A can do in 6 day and B can do in 8 and C can do in 12 days but b left
after working for 6 days for how many no of day A and C shluld work**Ans:- ** 11( i dont think so this is correct)**Technical:-**

1. what is vector processing**Ans:- ** i dont no

2. what is data integrity**Ans:- ** option a ( like the range of values is defined by data integrity)

3.which topology takes minimum wiring

options: star,bus,ring and complete etc**Ans:- ** find it from network text book ( may be bus or ring)

4.best sorting if elements are already sorted**Ans:- ** insertion sort(sure)

5.software configuration management -----**Ans:- ** option a ( but check it from SE text book there are only 2 confusing
answers)

6.In network the packers are flowing unnecessarly what is the way to control

it and ....

options: SNMP, and some i dont remember.

7.some octal no to decimal conversion

for given octal no the last digit was 7**Ans:- ** the option a ( the decimal last digit was 1)

8.x-=y+1 is equivalant to**Ans:- ** x=x-y-1 (sure) because it is interpreted as x=x-(y+1)

9. in a student form what is the relationship b/w student and course**Ans:- ** actually it is many to one but they specified in a student form

so think and write.

10.which is correct to append the ouput of ls and who to some file x.**Ans:- **(who;ls)>>x (check it)

11.what is trigger in DBMS (know what it will do)

12.what happens when we open a file in r+ mode like whether file will be created if it s not there can we write to file ...

13. what is ROM**Ans:- ** it contains boot up program and it is not accesible
that was one answer and anothe option was it is non volatile ( choose one among these 2)

14. what is int (*a)[4]**Ans:- ** pointer to an array of 4 integer (check it)

15. primary key of anothe table is present and so on..........**Ans:- ** foreign key

16. what is the diffirenece b/w 0123 and 123 in c?**Ans:- **40(sure)

17. which among the devices is spooled device**Ans:- ** printer(correct)

18. if u get error in adapter which device will u use?**Ans:- ** contact electronics student. one of the option was voltometer.

19. which is the real time application**Ans:- ** robotics