Syntel (Interview)

 

Mainly Written Test For 1 Hrs..

 

1) LOGICAL BITS 25 : CUTOFF 13 COMPULSORY .

 

2) VERBAL 15 : CUTOFF 8 COMPULSORY . (TOTAL 40 BITS)

 

PREPARE WELL FOR VERBAL TIS IS SOME WHT TOUGH COMPARE TO LOGICAL .

IN LOGICAL WE CAN EASILY ANSWER MIMIMUM CUTOFF.

COMING TO

 

Sectoin-I

 

THEY WILL GIVE ONE PARAGRAPH ABT BLOOD RELATIONS LIKE A, B, C, D, E, F ARE BELONG TO ONE FAMILY.

 

A IS BROTHER TO C.

B IS MOTHER TO D.

D IS SON OF E.

ETC LIKE THT .

 

THEY WILL GIVE NOT EXATCLY LIKE ABOVE THY WILL CHANGE ACC TO THERE PATTERN OK HAVE A LOOK ON IT. BLOOD RELATIONS .( 5 MARKS).

 

1) WHO IS FATHER OF A.

 

2) How is b related to e.

 

Section II

 

THEY WIL GVE ONE PARGRPH ABT QUALIFICATION OF PERSON CRITERIA EITHER HE IS TO BE SELECTED OR NOT SELECTED.

 

A PERSON SHOULD COMPLETED HIS DEGREE IN INDIAN UNIVERSITY AND HIS AGE IS ABT LESS THAN 40 YEARS .HE SHOULD HAVE PERSONAL EXPERIENCE ABT 5 YEARS.LIKE TIS THY WIL GVE DETAILS AND CONDITIONS .

 

1) RAJA HAD COMPLETED HIS DEGREE IN MADRAS UNIVERSITY .HIS AGE IS 45 .HE HAS EXPERINCE ABT 10 YEARS.

 

A)TO BE SELECTED.

 

B) NOT SELECTED .C) EITHER SELECTED OR NOT SELECTED.

 

D)NEITHER TO BE SELECTED NOR NOT TO BE SELECTED.

 

E) MAY BE SELECTED OR REJECTED.

 

 

VERBAL PART

 

TIS MAINLY CONSISTS OF 3 SECTIONS .

 

SECTION 1

 

IF U R PREPARING FOR GRE THIS SECTION IS EASY FOR U. (5MARKS)

LIKE:--> KING : SWORD

NOT SIMPLE LIKE ABOVE SOME WHAT CRITICAL WORDS .

EXTRAVAGENT,MIGRATION,EMIGRATION,LIKE THIS.

TO IMPROVE IN VERBAL PART WE SHOULD CULTIVATE HABBIT TO READ ATLEAST ENGLISH NEWS PAPER LIKE INDIAN EXPRESS ( I PREFERED IT ).

 

 

 

SECTION 2

 

THEY WILL GIVE A WORD LIKE BEAUTIFUL AND IT IS CODED AS MJKHFTYGF LIKE TIS AND ASK CODE FOR ANOTHER WORD LIKE FAIL ______________.(CODING).

 

IT IS EASY IF WE CONCENTRATE ON CODING.

 

SECTION -III

 

( I DIDN'T REMEM TIS SECTION EXACTLY) .TIS SECTION IS SOME WHT TOUGH COMPARE TO

 

REMAING SECTIONS

 

THEY WIL GVE SMAL PARAGRH AND ASKED US TO SELCTED THE SENTENCES THAT SUITABLE AND MATCHES TO THE GIVE PAPAGRAPH .

 

OPTIONS R LIKE TIS .(5marks).

 

a)i,ii,iii,iv

 

b)i,ii

 

c)iii only.

 

d) iii, iv.

 

e)i,iii.

 

This all abt written pattern .

 

 

SYNTEL IS THE SECOND "ON CAMPUS "

 

 

The pattern of syntel is tht programm of total section is for 2 days .

 

{DAY 1} : WRITTEN TEST.

Written test conducted for 10:45 to 11:45 .

After that thy have given seminor abt SYNTEL INC.(by chandhana mam)

 

RESULTS OF WRITTEN TEST R ANNOUNCED AT 3'O CLK .

FOR TOTAL 450 ( APP 192 WERE QUALIFIED)

IAM ONE AMONG THEM.

FOR SOME STUDENTS THY CONDUCTED TECHNICAL & HR ON THE SAME DAY.

 

{DAY 2}: TECHNICAL INTERVIEW , HR .

THE PROCESS STARTED AT 1O'CLK .

THEY gave

 

BIO-DATA FORM OF SYNTEL TO FILL IT .

BECAREFULL WHILE FILLING IT .

AT THE TIME OF TECHNICAL INTERVIEW THY WILL SEE bio-data FORM AND ASK U QUESTIONS.

IN THE BIO-DATA FORM .

NAME,EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS,HOBBIES,ACHIEVEMENTS ETC;)

 

SECOND ROUND : (TECHNICAL ROUND )

 

AT THAT TIME WE R TOTALLY TIRED BUT WHEN I ENTER THE ROOM.IT WAS TOTALLY A.C (COOL).

I GET RELAXED .

 

ME: GOOD AFTERNOON SIR.

 

SIR: YA GOOD AFTERNOON PLZ TAKE UR SEAT.

 

ME: THANKU SIR..

 

SIR:PLZ GIVE ME U BIO-DATA (INCLUDING UR RESUME,MARK LISTS OF 10,INTER,B.TECH)

 

ME: I HAVE GIVEN IT TO HIM.

 

SIR: OK MAHESH TELL ME ABT UR SELF.

 

ME: I ANSWERED TO IT.( U SHOULD PREPARE WELL TO ANSWER TIS QUESTION )

 

PLZ REHARSHAL IT ONCE BEFORE GOING TO ATTEND AN INTERVIEW.

 

SIR:ON WCH TOPIC U HAVE GIVEN PPT (PAPER PRESENTATION).

 

ME:"4G MOBILE TECHNOLOGY" SIR

 

SIR:OK MAHESH WHAT IS 4G TECHNOLOGY.

 

ME: 5 MIN I SPOKE ABT PAPER PRESENTATION ON 4G.

 

SIR: ( HE ASKED ME SOME QUE'S ON IT).(LIKE WHT IS A CELL).

 

ME:( I ANSWERED IT ).

 

ME:(SIR I GOT 2ND PRIZE IN TECH QUIZ COMPETITION).

 

SIR:(HE ASKED ME WHT THY HAVE GIVEN TO U AS PRIZE)

 

ME:(I REPLIED THY HAVE GIVEN ,CERTIFICATE,CASH PRIZE)

 

SIR:ok mahesh wht do u know abt c & talk abt c ?

 

Me: I STARTED with ITS invention & talked abt 3-4 min(Denis Ritch,data types,operators,arrays,pointers,functions,loops (for,while,do-while),and how it is frm data structures).

 

POINTER:A pointer is a variable that points at, or refers to, another variable

 

FOR LOOP:The FOR loop works well where the number of iterations of the loop is known before the loop is entered

 

WHILE LOOP:The WHILE loop repeats a statement until the test at the top proves false.

 

DO-WHILE LOOP:This is very similar to the while loop except that the test occurs at the end of the loop body. This guarantees that the loop is executed at least once before continuing.

 

SIR:OK MAHESH WHT IS AN ARRAY,HOW IT IS DIFF FRM LINKED LIST.

 

ME: I REPLIED IT ( IT SIMPLE)(ARRAY IS HOMOGENIOUS DATA TYPE IN WCH MEMORY CAN BE ALLOCATED IN MORE THAN ONE VARIABLES CAN STORED IN SINGLE VARIABLE).

 

IN ARRAY MEMORY ALLOCATION IS TO DEFINED BUT WHERE AS IN LINKED LIST IT AUTOMATICALLY ALLOCATES WHEN IT IS REQUIRED).

 

SIR:WHT IS RECURSION ??

 

ME: I REPLIED IT ( A recursive function is one which calls itself)

 

SIR:OK MAHESH CAN U WRITE A PROGRAM TO REVERSE A NUMBER,PALENDROME???

 

ME:I REPLIED YES SIR BUT HE DIDN'T ASK ME TO WRITE .(HE TESTED MY CONFIDENCE).

 

SIR:PRINTF("%d",1==1);wht is the output for tis mahesh ?????.

 

Me:with out thinking i replied it as 1 sir he asked me to think a while mahesh.then i replied that sir here condition 1==1 satisfies so i should be 1 sir.(then he skipped to next question).

 

SIR: WHT IS ABBREVATION OF TDMA, CDMA????

 

ME:TDMA--> TIME DIVISION MULTIPLEXING .(SLOTS ARE DIVIDED ACC TO THE TIME ALLOTED).

 

CDMA--> CODE DIVISION MUTIPEXING. ( SLOTS R DIVIDED ACC TO THE CODES SPECIFIED).

 

SIR:WHT IS A STACK ???

 

ME: IT IS USED FOR MEMORY STORAGE PURPOSE BOTH FOR PUSHING & POPING.

 

FOR INSERTION PUSH IS USED .

 

FOR DELETION POP IS USED.

 

STACK IS ALSO CALLED (LIF0-->LAST IN FIRST OUT)

 

SIR: WHT IS QUEUE ?????

 

ME: IT IS ALSO USED FOR STORAGE PURPOSE .

 

FOR INSERTION FRONT IS USED.

 

FOR DELETION REAR IS USED.

 

QUEUE IS ALSO CALLED (FIFO--> FIRST IN FIRST OUT).

 

SIR:WCH SORTING TECHNIQUE IS MOSTLY USED ???

 

ME:HEAP SORT SIR.

 

SIR: NAME THE TWO SEARCHING METHOD & WCH ONE PREFERED MORE????

 

ME: 1) LINEAR SEARCH ..

 

2) BINARY SEARCH.(MOSTLY USED).(BCOZ IT REQUIRES LESS TIME FOR SEARCHING).

 

SIR:(HE ASKED ABT SOME THING THAT I DIDN'T REMEM IT(IT IS 2XMD SOME THING LIKE THAT).

 

ME: NO SIR I DIDN'T HEARD ABT IT).

 

SIR:OK WHAT IS DIFFERENCE B/W MICRO PROCESSOR & MICRO CONTROLLER ????

 

ME: MICRO PROCESSOR IS I/P CONTROLLED DEVICE WITH PHERIPHERAL COMPONENTS

 

WHERE AS MICRO CONTROLLER IS A DEVICE WITH OUT PHERIPHERAL COMPONENTS.

 

MICRO PROCESSOR:---> (8086)

40 PINS.

 

TWO MODES OF OPERATION. MINIMUM MODE, MAXIMUM MODE)

 

1 GB MEMORY= 2^20 .

 

20 ADDRESS BUS ,16 DATA BUS . ETC;--------

 

MICRO CONTROLLER:--->(8051)

 

40 PINS.

 

128 BYTES OF RAM.

 

4KILO BYTES OF ROM.

 

5 INTERRUPTS. ETC;-------------------

 

SIR:NAME THE FIRST PROCESSSOR???

 

ME : 4004 SIR.

 

SIR: PRESENTYLY USED???

 

ME : PENTIUM 4 SIR .

 

SIR: OK MAHESH WHT IS MULTIPLEXER,DEMULTIPLEXER,ENCODER,DECODER????

 

ME: MULTIPLEXER IS A DEVICE IS USED TO OBTAIN SINGLE OUTPUT FOR A GIVEN NO OF INPUTS.EX:4:1,8:1

 

DE-MULTIPLEXER IS A QUITE EXACTLY OPP TO THE MULTIPLEXER FOR A SINGLE INPUT WE OBTAIN A

 

MULTI OUTPUTS.EX:1:8,1:16

 

ENCODER IS A DEVICE THAT IS USED TO CONVERT DECIMAL FORM TO DIGITAL(BINARY) FORM.

 

EX: 3*8 ENCODER

 

DECODER : DECODER IS ALSO OPPSITE TO THAT ENCODER IT CONVERTS DIGITAL(BINARY FORM)TO DECIMAL FORM.

 

EX:4*2 DECODER.

 

SIR: IF LENGTH OF A ROD IS INCREASED WHT HAPPENS TO THE RESISTANCE????

 

ME: HERE R=SL/A,IF LENGTH INCREASES RESISTANCE WILL INCREASE.

 

SIR: printf((printf("%d",a))is it correct ???? will it execute ???

 

Me : yes sir it will execute,it exists.

 

Sir: r u sure ???

 

Me: yes sir sure .

 

Sir :% what is tis symbol ????

 

Me: modulo symbol sir.

 

THESE R ALL THE QUESTIONS I REMERGED.

 

SIR: LASTLY HE ASKED ANY QUESTIONS MAHESH ????

 

ME: SIR CAN I KNOW THE ANSWER FOR PRINTF("%d",1==1);

 

SIR: OK SURE MAHESH SEE HERE THE CONDITON SATISFIES (1==1) SO THE OUTPUT BE THE "TRUE" .

 

TRUE WILL BE PRINTED U CAN COMPILE IT AND CHECK IT OUT HE SAID.

 

ME: OK SIR I WILL COMPILE IT .

 

SIR: ANY QUESTIONS U WANT TO ASK MAHESH (AGAIN).

 

ME : SIR CAN I KNOW WHEN WE RECEIVE OUR CALL LETTERS.

 

SIR: WITH IN 3 WEEKS WE WILL HANDOVER IT TO UR MANAGEMENT THEN U CAN COLLECT IT OK.

 

SIR: ANY QUESTIONS U WANT TO ASK MAHESH (AGAIN).

 

ME : I AM INTRESTED TO LEARN C++,JAVA CAN I TAKE COACHING OUTSIDE OR AT THE TRANING PERIOD THEY WILL TRAIN US SIR.

 

SIR: IT IS BETTER IF UR INTRESHING IT WILL BE VERY MUCH USEFULL TO U AT TIME OF TRAINING.

 

SIR: ANY QUESTIONS U WANT TO ASK MAHESH (AGAIN).

 

ME: CAN I KNOW WHAT R D PROJECTS & THEIR MODULES PROVIDED BY SYNTEL FOR (ECE) STUDENTS.

 

SIR:WE WILL PROVIDE U TIS INFORMATION DURING TRAINING PERIOD.

 

SIR: OK MAHESH STILL ANY QUESTIONS U WANT ASK ME????

 

ME : NO SIR .

 

SIR : OK MAHESH THANKU .(SIR NAME IS SUDHAKAR, 8 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN SYNTEL).

 

ME: THANKU SIR.

 

THEN I CAME OUT OF ROOM AFTER A GAP OF 10 MINUTES THEY CALLED ME FOR HR INTERVIEW.

 

HR INTERVIEW: (MAM NAME IS SWAPNA ,(SHE IS FRM BIHAR)).

 

I WAITED OUTSIDE FOR 5 MINUTES AND ENTERED HR ROOM .

 

ME:GOOD AFTERNOON MAM .

 

MAM:GOOD AFTERNOON MAHESH TAKE UR SEAT .(with smiling face).

 

ME:THANKU MAM.

 

MAM:TELL ABT UR SELF WCH IS NOT THEIR IN UR RESUME.(FAMILY BACK GROUND).

 

ME:REPLIED WELL.(STARTED WITH MY MOM NAME ___________ ).

 

MAM:WHY SHOULD I HIRE(take) u ??

 

M: replied well here i mentioned all my strengths & my skill sets .(dyanamic,creative,self-starter,adapatability,flexibiity)etc;----------

 

Mam: ok mahesh what is ur aim????

 

Me: i replied project manager.

 

Mam: wht pm with in how many years??????

 

Me: mam with in 5 years.(she laughed for my answer).

 

Mam: do u have any break down (gap) during ur education.

 

Me: no mam i don't have any breaks through my education.

 

Mam: any questions to ask me.

 

Me: can i know my feedback mam.

 

Mam: i will reject u(with smiling face).

 

Me: i smiled for that answer.

 

She tested me either i will change my expressions for that type of answer or not.

 

So becarefull before asking tis type of questions be confident with ur answer and facial expressions (SMILING FACE) OK .

 

Mam: u have to wait untill results to be announced 'IT' people should have patience yes or not

 

Me: yes mam

 

Me: ok mam i will rectify it mam .

 

Mam:ok good luck, thanku mahesh.

 

Me: thanku mam.

 

 

They asked us to wait at seminar hall.

 

At last 10'0 clock they announced the resultsof 56 mem selected for SYNTEL thank god iam one among them.

 

" I CAME OUT WITH FLYING COLORS"

 

IAM SURE THT MY EXPERINCE WILL HELPFULL TO U ALL.

 

" I WISH U ALL BEST OF LUCK".

 

Submitted By : M. MAHESH

 

Syntel Placement Paper (Aptitude, Verbal & Reasoning)

 

     

Part 1: (Verbal/English)

 

Antonyms:

 

1. equanimity

2. sequester

3. apathetic

4. dislodge

5. sedate

 

Analogies:

 

1. celeberate:marriage::

a. window:bedroom b. lument:barevemant

c. pot:pan d. face:penalty

 

2. neglegent:requirement::

remises:duty cognet:argument

easy:hard careful:position

 

3. Germ:disease::

man:women doctor:medicine

war:destrustion shopkeeper:goods

 

4. bouquet:flower::

skin:body chain:link

product:factory page:book

 

5. letter:word::

club:people page:book

product:factory picture:paper

 

Part II

 

1. One monkey climbs a poll at the rate of 6mts/min and fell down 3mts in the alternately. Length of the poll is 60 mts , how much time it will take to reach the top? a. 31 b.33 c.37 d.40 (ans: 37)

 

2. X men work for X days to produce X products, then Y men can produce Y products in - - - - days. (ans: y^3/x^2)

 

3. sqrt(12 + sqrt(12) + ((sqrt(12) +......................infinity) = ? (ans: 4)

 

4. consider a square ABCD, in which E is the mid-point of BC & F is that of CD. Now find the ratio of area of triangle AEF to the area of square ABCD. (ans: 3/8)

 

Part III (Reasoning)

 

1. There are 4 buses - A,B,C,D. There are 220 students in a school. A can carry 60 students. B can carry 50 students. C can carry 40 students. D can carry 35 students Cost of travelling in the 4 buses were given, A - 160 , B- 140, C- 125 , D- 95 (not exact values)

a) Find the bus combinations, so that all the students can be carried in the minimum cost (One can use any no. of buses of a particular type)

b) Find the min. no. of buses required to carry all students etc.

 

2.  P speakes Italian & French Q speakes Spanish & English R speakes Italian & German S speakes Spanish & French T speakes English & German etc. Find a) Mediator between P & Q b) Most popular language etc

 

3. All P's are Q's some R's are not C's Some C's are P's & so on ( 5 Q's based on these facts)

 

4. One Logical Venn diagram problem

 

5. One simple flow chart

 

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