Sun Microsystems India Placement Test Paper Pattern
There were total 60 questions in the written test paper and 60 total marks.
All are multiple choice questions. There is negative marking.
Sections and Test Pattern:
Section 1 : Operating Systems 20 questions
Section 2 : Technical Programming 25 questions
Section 3 : Aptitude 15 Questions
Section 1 : Operating Systems
Study all the unix commands & some basic networking concepts like DHCP,
Dynamic NAT, RARP, ARP, UDP, DNS. Unix : Grep, sed, basic perl program whose o/p
is to be predicted. Pipes. You can expect some tricky questions.
Section 2 : Programming part
C programs & Java programs. The programs seems to be easy but because of
the Negative marking (0.5) we have to be very clear. Programs were on Fork, PID,
Basic C syntax, Basics of Java, Exception handling, Inheritance, Strings, Cast
conversion, Object linking etc
Section 3 : Aptitude
Most questions can be found from other papers. Nothing difficult here -
just the normal aptitude questions.
There is a high cutoff and only 3 candidates were selected out of 50. The
next rounds are technical interview followed by hr interview round.