HCL TECHNOLOGIES PATTERN & INTERVIEW - 14 MAR 2007
In Aptitude all puzzles cam..pls follow shakuntala devi pattern..some English passage, logical reasoning like A,B,C,D,E,F, BICYCLE, MOTORCYCLE, TRUCK, ETC..you have to find who does which n resides in which city..all types from R.S.Aggarwal. In apti the cut off is very low..so tick all the answers..they ll tell u negetiv marking..but i think actually they dun do so..so mark as many ans possible.
35 apti in 1 hr. Next 20 Technical questions were given in 15 mins time.
remember EE,ECE, has a diff cut off than CSE, IT deptment. So CSE, IT guys pls score more than 12 out of 20. about 90 cleared in aptitude out of 130.
me: good afternoon sir
sir: yes pls sit. can i have ur cv?
the person was a young chap, i was in panel B. panel A was easy..mostly hr questions and a few technical ..but my panel was damn technical all through.
me: o hh sure.
sir: so, Shreya u took part in quest? when? u went to doordarshan?
me: y es sir. it was a quiz contest..and our team won..it was when i was in class 11.
sir: ok.so do u know C/C++?
me: yes sir.
sir: tellme sumthing bout functions to pointers.
me :sir what u want me to xplain?
sir: dynamic memory allocation.
me :xpalined well.
sir: whats the difference between calloc and malloc?
sir: xplain doubly linked list.
me:draw the diagram and then xpalined well.
sir: what is its difference with single linked list?
me :again draw picture and xplained with code.
sir: tell the algorithm of binary search.
me: gave it.
sir :if i give u a few elements can u insert them in a binary tree?
me: yes sir.
sir: he gave me..
me: done a mistake
sir: what algorithm u told ur binary search tree is not matching with it..then he told me the mistake
me: yes sir..but my algorithm was right..during insertion i got confused with b tree.
sir:ok.so do u know whats normalization?
me: yes sir..xplained very good..all the reasons y we use it.
sir: ok.give me examples with 1NF, 2NF, 3NF, BCNF.
me: draw a table and xplained all..how it is done..and converted it to BCNF.
sir: whats thread. what is its difference with process?
me: gave well..this time i was puzzled..started sweating coz he dint give me time even to think and he was switching topics..
sir: o k have u heard the name of mutual excluson?
me: sir..previous ques..answered well.
sir: whats kernel?
me: again told..
sir: ok my next q..that means mutual exclusion.
sir: okk..u know C++ naa?
me: yes sir..a bit.
sir: whats OOPS concepts?
me: i explained all starting with abstraction, data hiding, encapuslation, overloading, class, objects, overridding, polymorphism and all.
sir: okk thank u..u pls wait in a couple of minutes..u ll be called 4 HR. I thought I got cleared the technical round.
hr: well ur family background.
hr: three puzzles one after another.
hr: okk good..what u think u scored in apti?
me: i thought well
hr: no u hv just crossed the cut off.
hr: how was ur technical?
me: well sir..it was easy 4 me, i knew HCL is doing with all technical..so i prepared it well.
hr: okk good..so what was ur joint rank?
hr: u went 4 NIIT at naa?what was ur rank?
me: told..my rank was good..
hr: do u have any relocation problem?
me :no mam..not at all.
hr: okk..Shreya so whta are the fields that HCL serves?
me :i got it from their ppt..so managed..
hr: y dint u get in CTS?
me: dat was my bad luck..but no harm to me..cz i got the golden chance to b in HCL rounds.
hr: well go through our website once.
me: thank u mam..good evening.bye.
I did leave then. smartly..dun lose ur eye contact..b smart..but do ur technical roung very well..as they are selecting very crudely..splyy from my panel..only a few good were selected.
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