About the Company

Hewlett Packard (commonly known as HP), is a multinational hardware manufacturer that provides software and IT consultation services too. The 78 year old company initially resided in a car garage but now has clients from all over the world. The company is head quartered in Palo Alto, California, US and employs about 315,000 people worldwide.

HP Test Pattern

Section NameTime Duration
(75 Minutes)
Questions
(90 Questions)
Marks/Negative Marks
AptitudeNA501/0.25
TechicalNA101/0.25
ProgrammingNA301/0.25

Test Description

Hewlett Packard is recruiting Indians for its offices in India. The recruitment drive totally has 4 rounds. These are:

  • Written Exam
  • Group Discussion
  • Technical Interview
  • HR Interview

The written exam has 0.25 negative marks for each wrong answer and is conducted to test the following skills:

  • Vocabulary:    The Candidate can expect questions on phrasing, sentence completion and comprehension of passages are posted here.
  • Analytical Ability:    This section focuses on data interpretation and logical reasoning. Most of the questions are based on puzzles, blood relations, statements & arguments, coding-decoding, data sufficiency, and pattern recognition.
  • Quantitative Ability:    The questions of this section will cover the following topics: algebra, time, speed, and distance, percentages, profit & loss, and probability. This section is moderate with respect to difficulty levels.
  • Programming:    It has questions based on Computer concepts and C language. This section is tough and requires thorough preparation. You need to good at the basics of C language to get through this section.

As the tests have negative markings, don’t just blindly attempt all the questions.

Tips by Our Experts

First answer the easy questions then solve the difficult questions one by one. It would be a great boost to one’s career to get placed in a company like HP and don’t lose this opportunity due to the mere lack of practice. Use HP practice test papers and stay in touch with the things you have learnt. Practising is as important as learning.

All the Best!

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