# (Paper) TATA INFOTECH PLACEMENT PAPER (VERBAL & QUANTITATIVE)

**PAPER: TATA
INFOTECH PLACEMENT PAPER (VERBAL & QUANTITATIVE)**

**VERBAL SECTION-**Directions for questions 1-15:Find the synonyms of the following words

**1.** Merry

Ans. Gay,Happy

**2. **Alienate

Ans. Estrange

**3.** Solicit

Ans. To request

**4.**Heap

Ans. To pile

**5.**Cargo

Ans. Freight

**6.**Momentary

Ans. Transient

**7.** Volume

Ans.Quantity

**8.**Veer

Ans.Diverge**9.**Dispel

Ans.Dissipate

**10.**Admonish

Ans.Cautious

**11.**Meager

Ans.Scanty

**12.**Latitude

Ans.Scope

**13.**Latent

Ans.Potential**14**.Covet

Ans.Crave

**15.**Discretion

Ans. Prudence

**QUANTITATIVE
SECTION**

**1.** If two
pencils cost 8 cents, then how much do 5 pencils cost?

Ans. 20 cents**2. **Some work is done by two people
in 24 minutes. One of them can do this work alone in 40 minutes.
How much time does the second person take
to do the same work ?

Ans. 60 minutes

**3. **A car is
filled with four and half gallons of fuel for a round trip.If the amount of fuel
taken while going is 1/4 more than
the amount taken for coming, what
is the amount of fuel consumed while coming back?

Ans.2 gallons**4.** The lowest temperature in the
night in a city A is 1/3 more than 1/2 the highest during the day. Sum
of the lowest temperature and the highest temperature
is 100 degrees. Then what is the low temp?

Ans.40 degrees**5.** Javagal, who decided to go to weakened
trip should not exceed 8 hours driving in a day. The average speed of forward
journey is 40 miles/hr.Due to traffic on Sundays, the return journey's average
speed is 30 m/h. How far he can select a picnic spot?

a) 120 miles

b) between 120 and 140 miles

c) 160 miles

Ans. 120 miles**6.** A salesperson by mistake
multiplied a number and got the answer as 3, instead of dividing the number by
3.What is the answer he should have actually got?

Ans. 3

**7.** A building
with height D shadow upto G. What is the height of a neighboring building with a
shadow of C feet.

Ans. (C*D)/G**8.** A person was fined for exceeding
the speed limit by 10 mph. Another person was also fined for exceeding the same
speed limit by twice the same. If the second person was traveling at a speed of
35 mph, find the speed limit.

Ans. 15 mph**9. **A bus started from bus stand at
8.00am, and after staying for 30 minutes at a destination, it returned back to
the bus stand. The destination is 27 miles from the bus stand. The speed of the
bus is 18mph. During the return journey bus travels with 50%
faster speed. At what time does it return
to the bus stand?

Ans. 11.00am

**10.** In a
mixture, R is 2 parts and S is 1 part. In order to make S to 25% of the mixture,
how much of R is to be added?

Ans. One part of R

**11.** Wind flows
160 miles in 330 min, for traveling 80 miles how much time does it require?

Ans. 2 hrs 45 mins

**12.** With a 4/5
full tank a vehicle can travel 12 miles, how far can it travel with a 1/3 full
tank

Ans. 5 miles**13. **There are two trees in a lawn.
One grows at a rate 3/5 of the other in 4 years. If the total growth of
trees is 8 ft. What is the height of the smaller
tree after 2 years

Ans. 1 1/2 feet

**14.** Refer to the
figure below. A ship started from P and moves at a speed of I miles per hour and
another ship starts from L and moving with
H

miles per hour simultaneously. Where do
the two ships meet?

||---g---||---h---||---i---||---j---||---k---||---l---||

PG H I J K L are the various stops in
between denoted by || . The values g, h, i, j, k, l denote the distance
between the ports.

Ans. Between I and J, closer to J**15.** If A is traveling at 72 km per
hour on a highway. B is traveling at a speed of 25 meters per second
on a highway. What is the difference in their
speeds in m/sec.

Ans. 1 m/sec