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Capgemini Placement Paper

In this article we have collated a placement paper of Capgemini accompanied by detailed solutions. Start preparing for an upcoming campus placement drive with these commonly asked and repeated questions of Capgemini. These questions have been sorted section-wise to help freshers prepare for both on-campus and off-campus drives.

Try to practice all the questions given in below thoroughly. If you do so, you will be able to tackle 99% questions in placement paper of Capgemini. Also, note that most questions from the below question bank will surely get repeated.

Also Read :- Capgemini Analyst Placement Experience

capgemini placement paper

1. Capgemini Recruitment Process


In order to crack a campus placement interview at a leading IT company like Capgemini, you must be aware of its test pattern. You must also know everything about a company which is about to visit your college for a fresher recruitment drive. This placement paper of Capgemini will help you prepare all about the test pattern but you have to Google all the additional information about the company.

Below given are the details about Capgemini’s campus recruitment process, which are based on all the past Capgemini selection procedures. Capgemini recruitment process has the following rounds.

## Online aptitude test & essay writing
## Pseudo Code Test
## Technical interview round
## HR interview round

2. Capgemini Test Pattern


The test pattern followed in a placement paper of Capgemini is same as any other IT company. But evaluation, weightage and marking scheme are different. Hence scoring well in Capgemini placement paper is a challenge, unless you are well prepared in advance. Given below are round-wise placement paper sections, with problems and solutions to help you prepare thoroughly.

Round 1: Online aptitude test

There are two sections namely Aptitude and Verbal Ability. Both sections have 16 questions each. As a candidate you will be allotted 50 minutes to finish this round in placement paper of Capgemini.

💡 Note: Capgemini aptitude test does not contain any negative marking.

I Aptitude Section

Capgemini’s Online Aptitude Test consists of 32 MCQs (16 Quant + 16 Reasoning). The weightage is equally split between Quant and Logical Reasoning sections. The time allotted to each section is 50 minutes. There is no sectional time limit but ensure that you meet the sectional cutoffs to qualify in the overall round. There is no negative marking scheme as discussed earlier.

Below are the topics covered in the quantitative aptitude section:

## Time, Speed & Distance
## Percentages
## Profit & Loss
## Time & Work
## Ratios & Averages
## Age-based problems
## Mixtures & Allegations
## Trains & Relative Speeds
## Area & Perimeter
## Numbers

Please remember that in placement paper of Capgemini, the Logical Reasoning Section covers questions on Blood Relations, Data Sufficiency, Graph-based Data Interpretation Questions (Pie charts, Bar charts, Line Graphs etc.,) and other DI concepts. So, brush up these sections thoroughly. If possible, practice sums, examples and exercises from R.S. Aggarwal methodically.

II Essay Writing Section

In your placement paper of Capgemini, you will be asked to write an essay on any given topic. The topic could be a generic one so that every candidate can write comfortably. The purpose of this test is simply to test the vocabulary of a candidate.

Time limit:

Only 20 minutes are allotted to a candidate in this round. Do not worry, 20 minutes is enough to write an essay. Do some writing practice before hand with pen and paper with a stop watch to gather speed. Most topics are technology-based and should ideally contain 300-400 words. The sentences have to be grammatically correct and it is advisable to use simple words.

Some sample topics for essay writing are listed below:

a) Social Media has made us less social.
b) The Winner stands alone.
c) Education should be free for everyone
d) Why are youngsters in India becoming obese?
e) Internet access must be monitored and limited for school students
f) Military training and service up to 3 years should be made mandatory in India.
g) Which secondary languages are worth studying today?
h) Health care has become commercialized
i) Artificial Intelligence is not a job killer
j) Advantages and disadvantages of full-time post-graduation programs

Round 2: Technical/ Pseudo Code Round

Round 2 is a technical test pattern with 20 multiple choice questions. In the entire list, 7 to 8 questions will be around programming in C Language. For this round also, a candidate will be allotted 20 minutes.

Candidates will be asked to write the logic in pseudo code or simple English. Short English sentences will also work unlike an actual error-free compilation-ready program. You will be asked questions in the following formats:

## Check for errors in the pseudo code
## Complete a pseudo code to get an output
## Write logic of a program to get the desired output

You should be adept in any one programming language at least like C, C++, Java, Python etc. Only then it will be easy to crack the placement paper of Capgemini.

Round 3: Technical Interview

In the technical Interview round, you will be asked basic questions from C, C++, Pseudo Code, and DBMS. Basically, coding plays a pivotal part in your placement paper of Capgemini. So be prepared for the same. Do not forget to also prepare questions from two other subjects of your branch/specialization.

When you will be asked about a favorite subject, be sure to name a subject or topic you are absolutely confident of.

Round 4: HR Interview

After clearing all rounds of the placement paper of Capgemini, you will face an HR interview round. Your panel can ask anything related to your personal life, likes and dislikes, strengths and weaknesses, family, education, hobbies, internships, training, work experience (if relevant), general knowledge, etc.

Here are some commonly asked Capgemini HR interview questions for freshers.

## Tell me about yourself.
## Are you ready for relocation or travel to other cities?
## What is your greatest strength?
## Describe yourself.
## Would you feel good or bad if you were asked to report into a younger person?
## Are you a team player?
## Had you been made a part of a team, what position would you take up and why?
## Rate yourself on a scale of 1 to 10 for communication skills in English.
## How long do you plan to stay with the company?
## Why should I hire you?
## What is your favorite subject and why?
## Do you have any questions for me?
## Are you flexible to pick up new technology as per project requirement?
## Do you have any questions about the job profile?
## Describe a memorable day in your life.
## Why of all companies, would you want to join Capgemini?
## How soon can you join us?
## Apart from studies what else are you good at?
## Have you attended any other drives yet?
## Do you have any other offer in hand?
## Narrate a recent movie you watched and what you liked or disliked about it.
## Would you leave your job at Capgemini for your masters?

Capgemini Test Pattern

Total time allotted in Capgemini test is 110 minutes. Only recently the entire placement paper of Capgemini got revised. Now it comes with a brand-new pseudo code section. Don’t worry as pseudo code is no rocket science, rather writing logic in simple English which is actually very simple.

The Capgemini placement test pattern followed across multiple on and off campus drives in India is shown below. It has 4 sections:

## Quantitative Section – 16 questions – 50 minutes – Cut-Off: 70%
## Logical Reasoning – 16 questions – 50 minutes – Cut-Off: 70%
## Essay Writing – 1 question – 20 minutes – Cut-Off: 75%
## Pseudo Coding Test – 20 MCQs – 20 minutes – Cut-Off: 70%

3. Capgemini Placement Paper Syllabus


The latest and updated syllabus of placement paper of Capgemini is not much different from previous years.

Questions asked in the placement paper of Capgemini are very easy. Moreover, the aptitude exam’s difficulty level can range from easy to medium depending on your preparation.

## Aptitude
## Data Interpretation
## Speed & Distance
## Algebra
## Equations
## Progression
## Profit & Loss
## Ratio’s
## Averages
## Geometry
## Logical Reasoning
## Attention to Detail
## Visual Reasoning
## Relationship (Blood Relations)
## Flowcharts
## Statement & Conclusions
## Pseudo Code
## C
## C++
## OOPS Concepts
## Data Structures & Algorithm
## Written English
## Business Email
## 500-word essay
## 300-word essay

4. Capgemini Placement Papers

In order to prepare for your Capgemini placement interview, you must be well versed with the placement papers of other companies as well.

Also Read:- Infosys placement paper

Also Read:- Tech Mahindra placement paper

5. Capgemini Eligibility Criteria

## Candidates have to secure a minimum percentage of 60% in 10th & 12th
## In case candidate results are in GPA format, they have to convert the same into percentage and then mention on resume.
## No backlogs will be entertained at the time of joining.
## Anyone with an educational gap of more than a year will be disqualified in the placement interview.
## All branches are eligible to sit for placement paper of Capgemini
## All B. Tech or BE branches will be accepted
## All M. Tech or ME branches will be accepted
## MCA / BCA can appear as well
## Sc (CSE/Statistics/IT) can appear as well

6. Capgemini Interview Process

There are 2 broad rounds namely technical & HR. The number of people who they select is basically dependent on the candidate’s caliber. Also, placement paper of Capgemini is set so as to filter candidates who can meet the needs of the company. The profile for which they hire is critical as one has to answer as per the job description. HR round is mostly very generic. Anybody who stays up-to-date with latest technologies and has a few recognized certifications in their kitty, can crack the process easily.

7. Capgemini Off Campus Drive

In off-campus hiring, Capgemini will give preference to previous year batches. As of now, pass outs from 2019, 2018 and 2017 batch are also eligible. Placement paper of Capgemini off campus drive is not much different from the paper set for on-campus and pool drives. Mainly BE, B. Tech, and MCA freshers can appear for off campus drives of Capgemini.

Apart from the eligibility criteria mentioned above, an off-campus drive candidate must portray the following:

## Excellent command over English written/spoken communication
## Should be available to join immediately, if selected and given spot offer
## Selected candidates need to sign a 2-year Service Agreement on the day of joining
## Candidates should readily relocate to any Capgemini location
## They should be open to work across technologies, domains, roles etc.
## They should be ready to work in shifts if need be

8. Capgemini Aptitude Questions

D requires silence in office next to his. Mr. T, Mr. M and Mr. D are all smokers. Miss H finds tobacco smoke allergic and consecutively the offices next to hers are occupied by non-smokers. Unless specifically stated all the employees maintain an atmosphere of silence during office hrs.

Solution: Arrangement:       D  T  M  B  H  R.

1. The ideal candidate to occupy office farthest from Mr. B will be

i). Miss H
ii).   Mr. M
iii).  Mr. T
iv).  Mr. D

Ans: D

2. If 12 file cabinets require 18 feet of wall space, how many feet of wall space will 30 cabinets require?

Ans: 45

3. In case A spoke immediately after L and immediately before O, and O was not the last speaker, L spoke

a). second
b). third
c). fourth
d). fifth
e). sixth

Ans: C

4. Find approx value of 39.987/0.8102+1.987*18.02

72 56 86 44

5. The sum of six consecutive odd nos. is 888. What is the average of the nos.?

i). 147
ii). 148
iii). 149
iv). 146

Capgemini Reasoning Questions

1. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way, based on their seating positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which one does not belong to the group?

i). GE
ii). DC
iii). AF
iv). AB
v). DB

2. Carbon dioxide: Extinguish :: Oxygen:?

A). Isolate
B). Foam
C). Explode
D). Burn

Answer – D. Burn

3. In a group of 6 students P, Q, R, S, T and U each one having different height. P is taller than T but not as tall as U. Q and U are not the tallest and also R is the shortest. Who is the tallest among them?
A). S
B). Q
C). P
D). U

Answer – A. S

4. If in a certain code language “UNIQUE” is coded as “SNGWGK”. then how would “BASICS” be coded in that code language?

5. A cube is given with an edge of 12 is painted on all faces and then cut into smaller cubes of edge of 4 units. How many cubes will have 2 faces painted?
A). 2
B). 12
C). 8
D). 0

Capgemini Essay Writing Topics

Following are some common Capgemini essay writing topics asked in placement paper of Capgemini.

## Violent Video Games like Pubg should be banned
## Do you think progress is good?
## The Internet has marred book reading habit
## Success comes to those who are willing to take risks
## Knowledge gained by experience is more important than knowledge gained from books
## Is school education crucial for children?
## What is the role of media in politics?
## Should the legal age of drinking be reduced to 18?
## Is vegetarianism playing a crucial role in maintaining ecological balance?

Capgemini Pseudocode MCQs

There is no fixed syllabus for pseudocode portion in Capgemini placement paper. Basic C input and output questions are asked in this round. In case you have more questions, please visit this Facebook page or Instagram handle and leave a comment or message. I will personally answer your query.

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We strongly suggest you to go through the placement paper of Infosys and placement paper of Tech Mahindra to get an idea about other company placement papers as well. You can also prepare in advance for placement interviews by reading company-wise interview experiences shared by genuine candidates from various engineering colleges in India, before appearing for a placement paper of Capgemini.

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