IBM PAPER – 29 JUL 2006

Hai frnds,

I attended a written exam at IBM on 29 Jul 2006. Its referral based. Here enclosing some of the questions and my views.

Paper consisted of 44 q’s allotted time is 1 hr.

Paper is divided into 3 sections.

**section 1 : verbal
section 2 : Aptitude
section 3 : Learning Ability**

**sec 1 consisted of :** **2 prepositions
3 meanings
2 articles
5 passage**

**sec 2 consisted of 2 passages and some q’s on arithmetic**

one on venn diagrams its easy but options for the questions were given wrong. so don’t mess up or panic

other on data interpretation

A, B, C, D, E are managers working in P, Q, R, S companies in Finance, Accounting, Marketing,

Research and Productivity. Some conditions are given such that

-> D works in company P in Finance

-> C neither in Research or Productivity or not even in companies P and S

-> E will not work in companies R and S

and another condition is also given

followed by questions like who will work in comp. R and S, where does E work?…

-> a sentence will be given followed by two options.

**ex:**

Q) find a>7.5 or not

(i) a>7.4

(ii) a>7.6

a) 1 b)2 c)3 d)4

1-> option (i) is sufficient to find the sol.

2-> option (ii) is sufficient to find the sol.

3-> two are necessary

4-> two are not enough

Q) pq is parallel to RS. if angle PPQ =30 deg. then find angle PRS

Q) some boys and girls together works to finish a work find no. of days it will take

(i) 4 boys and 5 girls

(ii) boy complete a work in6 hours and girls in 8 hours (something like that i don’t remember exact ques.)

Q) X Sqr, Y Sqr and Z sqr

-> and some simple arithmetic questions

Q) p said to q that “i met the brother of daughter of my grandmother”. then how that person related to p

a) brother b) uncle c) father

Q) In a row of persons D is 7th from left and R is 12 from right. If D and R interchange their places, D would occupy 22nd place from left. find how many boys are there?

a ques. on Profit and Loss

**sec 3 consisted of a huge passage followed by 10 questions.**

passage on **DSL** **(Digital Subscriber Lines)**

that’s all i can recollect. but can say one thing section 1 and 2 can be done easily with mere preparation so concentrate on section 3 u can find these articles in ibm site under “support”.

Wishing everyone to ger succeed in conquering their dream job.