Capgemini placement papers and selection process
Quantitative questions:
Quantitative Section:
Q1. Find the nest term in series ?
25 16 9 4 1 0 ?
Ans. (1)2 = 1
Q2. If (NM)2= RRM where N.M & R are distinct digits. Then possible values for R are
(a) 1 (b) 2 (c) 3 (d) none of these
Ans (b) 2
Q3. A man buys spirit at Rs. 60 per letter, adds water to it and then sells it at Rs. 75 per litter. What is the ratio of spirit to water if his profit in the feal is 37.5%?
(a) 9:1 (b) 10:1 (c) 11:1 (d) None of these.
Ans (b) 10.1
Q4. A certain quantity of petrol is found to be adulterated to the extent of 10%. What proportion of the adulterated petrol should be replaced with pure petrol to take the purity level to 98%?
(a) 80% (b) 32% (c) 66.67% (d) cannot be determined.
Ans (a) 80%
Q5. Two trains are traveling from point A to point B such that the speed of first train is 65 kmps and the speed of 2 train is 29 kmph. Where is the distance b/w A&B such that the slower train reached 5 hrs late compared to the faster.
Q6. A motorboat whose speed is 15 kmph in still water goes 30 kmph downstream and comes back in a total of 4hrs 30min the speed of the stream in kmph is (5kmph).
Logical Reasoning Section:
1. There is a family of six persons P,Q,R,S,T and U.They are Lawyer, Doctor, Teacher, Salesman, Engineer and Accountant. There are two married couples in the family. S, the salesman is married to the Lady Teacher. The Doctor is married to the Lawyer U, The Accountant is the son of Q and brother of T. R, the Lawyer is the daughterinlaw of P. T is the unmarried Engineer. P is the Grandmother of U. Which is the profession of P?
a)Lawyer b)Teacher c)Doctor d)Accountant
Q:2 My mother gave me money to buy stamps of price 2paisa, 7 paisa,15 paisa, 10paisa and 20 paisa. I had to buy 5 each of three types and 6 each of the other 2 types . But on my way to the post office i forgot how many of stamps of each type were to be brought . My mother had given me rupees 3 . So i had no problem in finding out the exact amount of each one . Can you tell me which stamps were 5 in number , n whic were 6 in number
Ans . 5 stamps each of 2paisa, 7 paisa, 15 paisa
Q:3 A man traveled a certain distance at the rate of 15 miles an hour and came back at the rate of 10 miles an hour. What is his average speed ?
Ans . 12 miles an hour
Q. Salad problem.. Four girls Robin, Mandy, Stacy, Erica of four families Miller, Jacob, Flure and Clark prepare four salads using the fruits Apples cherries bananas, grapes .Each girls uses 3 fruits in her salad. No body have the same combination.
1)Robin not a Miller girl uses apples.
2) Miller and Mandy uses apples and cherries.
3) Clark uses cherries and grapes but Flure uses only one of them.
4)Erica is not Clark nor Flure. htt
Then 4 questions asked.
1. Which is robins family:
a. Miller b. Jacob c.Flure d.Clark
2. Which fruit is not used by Mandy? aa
a. Cherries
b. Grapes
c. Apples
d. Bananas
3. Which is the combination by Erica?
a. Apples, cherries, Bananas
b. Apples, Cherries, Grapes
c. Apples, Grapes, Bananas
d. Cherries, Grapes, Bananas
4. Which is robin's fruit combination?
a. Apples, cherries, Bananas
b. Apples, Cherries, Grapes
c. Apples, Grapes, Bananas
d. Cherries, Grapes, Bananas
q5. Relation Related questions an blood relation.
q6. Conclusion of SentencesBase question.
q7. Refer to the following data & Ans was the following questions.
S L I D E
() D E A N

3 6 5 1
each of 7 digits from 1,2,3,4,5,6 & 9 is represented by letter in the subtraction of problem above.
Q7. (a) Which letter is represented by the number "3
Ans : Solution:
3 6 5 1
(+) D E A N

S L I D E
It is given in the question that each of 7 digits 1,2,3,4,5, 6 & 9 is represented by a. Different letter in the above problem it is clear that 3+D+carry [If any] is equal to SL. But as it is clear that highest sum of there given no. can be (9+6+1)=16 so S = 1
Now it is also clear that D is either 6 or 9 but D cannot be 6, because in that case L, is equal to 0, which is not possible.
So D = 9
Now from that it is clear that L Letter is either 2 or 3 & A=4, It is also clear that E cannot be equal to 5,4,3,2,1
So E=6
Now we can help of above conclusions.
Ans. to question no.
(a) = L
(b) Which letter is represented by the no "5 ?
Ans (b) N
(c) Which no is presented by the letter "E ?
Ans. (d) 6
(d) Which letter is presented by the no "6
Ans. E
(e) Which letter is presented by the no "1
Ans. S
You have to be quick in solving them, because thy are bit tricky & time consuming part.
Verbal Section
It is the easiest part, only when you are familiar with words. So start learning Barron's Wordlist.
Q. (1) Choose the word closest in meaning to the given word ?
(1) Dudgeon ?
(a) Resentment (b) Small fish (c) Under ground cell
(II) Eviscerate
(1) Disembowel (b) Bigfoot Into (c) extract (d) make less
Q. 2. There was one passage related to agriculture and development. In (b/w) the sentences No's in sequence was potted and given below was, which word most appropriately fits in it.
Lastly
There was one passage related to that question were asked. I don't exactly remember it, but something related to psychology one.
Round II Technical Interview
I was selected in written exam. My number was 10th to give the interview. There were 3 persons taking the interview. They were very friendly. In my technical round the sir asked me how many language I used to know.
I said English, Hindi and French. He said do u know any French song? I remember one, I sang that for him. It was just to break Ice in the beginning. Next he started asking questions.
Technical Section:
Q1. What is class?
Q2. What is object ?
Q3. Make resource allocation graph for Deadlock.
Q4. Program for "For" loop.
Q5. Software development cycle > explain it ?
Q6. What is encapsulation, friend function virtual function.
Q7. Pointers, Arrays, structure
Q8. Difference between C and C++
So, just relax and brush up your basic skills. They only look for your basic skill.
HR Interview
Q1. Tell me about yourself ?
Q2. Your hobbies ?
Q3. Where do you see yourself after 10 years.
Ans.: I said I can't imagine about 10 years, because conditions can change, but I have planned for next 5 years. I wanted to be the head of any project given.
Q4. What is your expectation from us ?
Ans. : I said growth is my first priority as compared to money.
Q5. Why should we take you ?
Q6. Will you be comfortable working any where ?
Source: Careers > Jobs  Placements > Placement papers
Quantitative Section:
Q1. Find the nest term in series ?
25 16 9 4 1 0 ?
Ans. (1)2 = 1
Q2. If (NM)2= RRM where N.M & R are distinct digits. Then possible values for R are
(a) 1 (b) 2 (c) 3 (d) none of these
Ans (b) 2
Q3. A man buys spirit at Rs. 60 per letter, adds water to it and then sells it at Rs. 75 per litter. What is the ratio of spirit to water if his profit in the feal is 37.5%?
(a) 9:1 (b) 10:1 (c) 11:1 (d) None of these.
Ans (b) 10.1
Q4. A certain quantity of petrol is found to be adulterated to the extent of 10%. What proportion of the adulterated petrol should be replaced with pure petrol to take the purity level to 98%?
(a) 80% (b) 32% (c) 66.67% (d) cannot be determined.
Ans (a) 80%
Q5. Two trains are traveling from point A to point B such that the speed of first train is 65 kmps and the speed of 2 train is 29 kmph. Where is the distance b/w A&B such that the slower train reached 5 hrs late compared to the faster.
Q6. A motorboat whose speed is 15 kmph in still water goes 30 kmph downstream and comes back in a total of 4hrs 30min the speed of the stream in kmph is (5kmph).
Logical Reasoning Section:
1. There is a family of six persons P,Q,R,S,T and U.They are Lawyer, Doctor, Teacher, Salesman, Engineer and Accountant. There are two married couples in the family. S, the salesman is married to the Lady Teacher. The Doctor is married to the Lawyer U, The Accountant is the son of Q and brother of T. R, the Lawyer is the daughterinlaw of P. T is the unmarried Engineer. P is the Grandmother of U. Which is the profession of P?
a)Lawyer b)Teacher c)Doctor d)Accountant
Q:2 My mother gave me money to buy stamps of price 2paisa, 7 paisa,15 paisa, 10paisa and 20 paisa. I had to buy 5 each of three types and 6 each of the other 2 types . But on my way to the post office i forgot how many of stamps of each type were to be brought . My mother had given me rupees 3 . So i had no problem in finding out the exact amount of each one . Can you tell me which stamps were 5 in number , n whic were 6 in number
Ans . 5 stamps each of 2paisa, 7 paisa, 15 paisa
Q:3 A man traveled a certain distance at the rate of 15 miles an hour and came back at the rate of 10 miles an hour. What is his average speed ?
Ans . 12 miles an hour
Q. Salad problem.. Four girls Robin, Mandy, Stacy, Erica of four families Miller, Jacob, Flure and Clark prepare four salads using the fruits Apples cherries bananas, grapes .Each girls uses 3 fruits in her salad. No body have the same combination.
1)Robin not a Miller girl uses apples.
2) Miller and Mandy uses apples and cherries.
3) Clark uses cherries and grapes but Flure uses only one of them.
4)Erica is not Clark nor Flure. htt
Then 4 questions asked.
1. Which is robins family:
a. Miller b. Jacob c.Flure d.Clark
2. Which fruit is not used by Mandy? aa
a. Cherries
b. Grapes
c. Apples
d. Bananas
3. Which is the combination by Erica?
a. Apples, cherries, Bananas
b. Apples, Cherries, Grapes
c. Apples, Grapes, Bananas
d. Cherries, Grapes, Bananas
4. Which is robin's fruit combination?
a. Apples, cherries, Bananas
b. Apples, Cherries, Grapes
c. Apples, Grapes, Bananas
d. Cherries, Grapes, Bananas
q5. Relation Related questions an blood relation.
q6. Conclusion of SentencesBase question.
q7. Refer to the following data & Ans was the following questions.
S L I D E
() D E A N

3 6 5 1
each of 7 digits from 1,2,3,4,5,6 & 9 is represented by letter in the subtraction of problem above.
Q7. (a) Which letter is represented by the number "3
Ans : Solution:
3 6 5 1
(+) D E A N

S L I D E
It is given in the question that each of 7 digits 1,2,3,4,5, 6 & 9 is represented by a. Different letter in the above problem it is clear that 3+D+carry [If any] is equal to SL. But as it is clear that highest sum of there given no. can be (9+6+1)=16 so S = 1
Now it is also clear that D is either 6 or 9 but D cannot be 6, because in that case L, is equal to 0, which is not possible.
So D = 9
Now from that it is clear that L Letter is either 2 or 3 & A=4, It is also clear that E cannot be equal to 5,4,3,2,1
So E=6
Now we can help of above conclusions.
Ans. to question no.
(a) = L
(b) Which letter is represented by the no "5 ?
Ans (b) N
(c) Which no is presented by the letter "E ?
Ans. (d) 6
(d) Which letter is presented by the no "6
Ans. E
(e) Which letter is presented by the no "1
Ans. S
You have to be quick in solving them, because thy are bit tricky & time consuming part.
Verbal Section
It is the easiest part, only when you are familiar with words. So start learning Barron's Wordlist.
Q. (1) Choose the word closest in meaning to the given word ?
(1) Dudgeon ?
(a) Resentment (b) Small fish (c) Under ground cell
(II) Eviscerate
(1) Disembowel (b) Bigfoot Into (c) extract (d) make less
Q. 2. There was one passage related to agriculture and development. In (b/w) the sentences No's in sequence was potted and given below was, which word most appropriately fits in it.
Lastly
There was one passage related to that question were asked. I don't exactly remember it, but something related to psychology one.
Round II Technical Interview
I was selected in written exam. My number was 10th to give the interview. There were 3 persons taking the interview. They were very friendly. In my technical round the sir asked me how many language I used to know.
I said English, Hindi and French. He said do u know any French song? I remember one, I sang that for him. It was just to break Ice in the beginning. Next he started asking questions.
Technical Section:
Q1. What is class?
Q2. What is object ?
Q3. Make resource allocation graph for Deadlock.
Q4. Program for "For" loop.
Q5. Software development cycle > explain it ?
Q6. What is encapsulation, friend function virtual function.
Q7. Pointers, Arrays, structure
Q8. Difference between C and C++
So, just relax and brush up your basic skills. They only look for your basic skill.
HR Interview
Q1. Tell me about yourself ?
Q2. Your hobbies ?
Q3. Where do you see yourself after 10 years.
Ans.: I said I can't imagine about 10 years, because conditions can change, but I have planned for next 5 years. I wanted to be the head of any project given.
Q4. What is your expectation from us ?
Ans. : I said growth is my first priority as compared to money.
Q5. Why should we take you ?
Q6. Will you be comfortable working any where ?
Source: Careers > Jobs  Placements > Placement papers
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ReyaSelection process:
The process followed by Capgemini was:
1) Written test
2) Personal Interview
Written test
There were three sections in test
1) Written test
2)Technical Interview
3)HR
Written test consists of three parts
1.Quantitative(25 questions)
2.Analytical(30 questions)
3.Verbal(25 questions)
90 mins were given for the written test.
In some parts of India there was group discussion too
You are reading an archived discussion.
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