### Infosys technologies ltd 18

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COMPANY NAME : Infosys technologies ltd
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DATE OF TEST : 8 th June 2003
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PLACE OF TEST: Chennai
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MODE : Off-campus
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DURATION : 1 Hour
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I guess different papers to different ppl in same center.

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PUZZLES
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Question # 1
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Each alphabet A,B.. Z is a constant.A=1,B=2,C=3^2,D=4^9 n so
on.Each letter is assigned a value -the position of that letter
raised to the value of preceding alphabet.(C = 3 ^B,D= 4 ^ C n so on)
Compute the numerical value of (X-A)(X-B)(X-C)....(X-Y)(X-Z).

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Question # 2
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Mr. T has a wrong weighing pan.One arm is lengthier than other.1
kilogram on left balances 8 melons on right.1 kilogram on right
balances 2 melons on left.If all melons are equal in weight,what is
the weight of a single melon?

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Question # 3
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In a game of dice, 2 dice thrown at each turn.The score at each
turn is taken as the product of number on 2 dices.there were five
turns(rolls).second roll is 1 less than first n (like this ... the
relationship between third n second,third n fourth,fourth n fifth )
were given.Find the score in first roll,second roll,third roll,fourth
roll.(jus giving an idea abt question and don know the exact
relationships).

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Question # 4
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PURPLE:these are always poisonous if red are.
YELLOW:six months in a year they are safe.
GREEN: always safe to consume if purple are poisonous.
RED:six months in a year poisonous.

The colors are colors of mushrooms available.AT this time
which one is safe to consume?

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Question # 5
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5 letters A,B,C,D,E represent different digit given;
AB * CD = EEE and CC = sumthing (i don remember).
AB* D = ?
(get 2nd relation from other frnds)

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Question # 6
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G: I am 22
M = G + 2
H = G - 1
H: I am not the youngest.
difference between M & H is 3
G is 25.

M: M is younger than G.
G = 23.
H = G+2.
Mr.G,Mr.M,Mr.H made only one statement false.

Find the ages of all three.

(I am not sure abt the statements jus chk it out with others)

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Question # 7
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Tom sent some stamps to KIM and JOANE.
tom asked kim abt how much each of them got
kim replied 'Joane got three more than half of wat she got,if
i had kept three more than half of wat she got.'
tom said'OK how much did u keep?"
Kim replied "jus 2 more than wat jone got!".

How many stamps did TOM send?

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Question # 8
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A cyclist got his tyre punctured when he had covered two third of
the distance to be covered.Finishing on foot,He takes twice the time
taken before to reach the destination.How fast does he ride than
walking?

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3 more problems were asked i don remember the questions correctly :
(the puzzle section lasted for 1 hour.)

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ENGLISH:

Exercise 1: a passage was given n qs based on passge (5 qs)
Exercise 2: 5 questions.each question had 4 sentences to spot the
incorrect sentence.
Exercise 3: conversation between father ans son (10 questions )-to
fill in the blanks in the dialog or sentences with appropriate tense
of the verb.(a multiple choice question)
Exercise 4: 5 questions -each question a sentence with 2 blanks .To
find out the most appropriate word pair that fits in the sentence.
Exercise 5: 5 questions - each question had two sentences .2 differed
in any 1 word.the words may be homophones/misspelt one.
Exercise 6: 5 questions - given a sentence with sosme phrase in
it /directly a phrase .we have got to choose the meaning of the
phrase from choices.

All together there were 50 qs in english.Remaining 15 i forgot.Will
write u later in case i recollect.

If u find any q incomplete / wrong please verify it with other frnds.