# Cogito Interview Questions, Process, and Tips

Ques:- WHAT IS YOUR ULTIMATE AIM IN LIFE
Ques:- Do u know how to speak English with American accent?
Ques:- HCF and LCM two numbers are 12 and 396 respectively. If one of the numbers is 36, then evaluate the other number ?

132

Ques:- What values do you consider important for professional success
Ques:- About me. About my job experience, Technical skills, Special skills, projects, extra activities, ambition, etc
Ques:- The average weight of 25 persons sitting in a boat had some value. A new person added to them whose weight was 46 kg only. Due to his arrival, the average weight of all the persons decreased by 5 kg. Find the average weight of first 25 persons?

let the average of 25 person be x

total age of a person=average×no.of person

total age of 25 person=X×25

=25X

when a new person of 46kg come average decrease by 5kg(X-5)

Total age of 26 person =25x+46

Average age of 26 person=X-5

A/Q

.25X+46=26(X-5)

25X+46=26X-130

26X-25X=130+46

X =176

hence the av. of 25 person be 176kg

Ques:- During a given week a programmer spend 1/4 of his time preparing charts,3/8 of his time for coding,rest of his time for debugging the programs.If he had 48 hrs during the week how many hours did he spend debugging the program
Ques:- The proportion of copper and zinc in the brass is 13:7. How much zinc will there be in 100 kg of brass?

35Kg

Ques:- Here is a sequence of numbers: 1 11 21 1211 111221 It seems to be a strange sequence, but yet there is a system behind it… What is the next term in this sequence?

1121221

Ques:- Find out the wrong number in the series:
125, 106, 88, 76, 65, 58, 53
A. 65
B. 76
C. 88
D. 106

88

Ques:- How competent You are in handling Projects independently?
Ques:- My qualification
Ques:- Number Series 40,42,39,44,38,46,?

37

Ques:- How to face the interview on call centre
Ques:- Tell me something about common wealth games
Ques:- x% of y is y% of ?(a) x/y(b) 2y(c) x(d) can't be determined
Ques:- How many cubes of edge 2 dm can be cut out of a meter cube?

8 cubes

Ques:- How is Ravi’s mother’s father’s son related to Ravi’s father ?

Grandfather

Ques:- What is your achievements ? why do you think it is significant for this job ? what are the challenges you face and how do you achieve them.
Ques:- Which one of the following rivers flows towards the north?
A. Krishna
B. Tapti
D. Chambal

Chambal

Ques:- P and Q started a business with capitals Rs. 20000 and Rs. 25000. After few months R joined them with a capital of Rs. 30000. If the share of R in the annual profit of Rs. 50000 is Rs. 14000, then after how many months from the beginning did R join?
Ques:- A man engaged a servant on the condition that he would pay him Rs.710 and a uniform after a year service. He served only for 8 months and got Rs.460 and a uniform. Find the price of the uniform?

ans=13.33
solution: (710/12)*8 – 460

Ques:- This is a night-shift job and we don’t provide transport facility. Is that ok with you?
Ques:- The ratio fo Boys to Girls is 6:4. 60% of the boys and 40% of girls take lunch in the canteen. What % of class takes lunch in canteen.

assume the ratio 6:4 to be 60:40
boys taking lunch in canteen=60% of 60=36
Girls taking lunch in the canteen=40% of 40=16
Total boys and girls taking lunch in the canteen=52
Total students we assumed is 60+40=100
Therefore percentage of boys and girls taking lunch in the canteen=(52/100)*100=52%

Ques:- A garrison of 2000 men has provisions for 54 days. At the end of 15 days, a reinforcement arrives, and it is now found that the provisions will last only for 20 days more. What is the reinforcement?