GATE Questions

Q:

If today is Saturday, what will be the day 350 days from now  ?

A) Saturday B) Friday
C) Sunday D) Monday
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Saturday

Explanation:

350 days, 350/7 = 50, no odd days,

so it will be a Saturday.

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Q:

Given that on 9th August 2016 is Saturday. What was the day on 9th August 1616 ?

A) Saturday B) Sunday
C) Friday D) Monday
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Saturday

Explanation:

We know that,

After every 400 years, the same day occurs.
Thus, if 9th August 2016 is Saturday, before 400 years i.e., on 9th August 1616 has to be Saturday.

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Q:

A train running at the speed of 40 km/hr crosses a signal pole in 9 seconds. Find the length of the train ?

A) 90 mts B) 150 mts
C) 120 mts D) 100 mts
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 100 mts

Explanation:

We know that  

 distance= speed * time
 d = 

  d= 100 mts.

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Q:

The largest measuring cylinder that can accurately fill 3 tanks of capacity 98, 182 and 266 litres each, is of capacity ?

A) 7 lts B) 14 lts
C) 98 lts D) 42 lts
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 14 lts

Explanation:

To know the the measuring cylinder that can fill all the given capacities , they must be divisible by the required number.

98,182,266 all are divisible by 14
So  14 litres  is the largest cylinder that can fill all the given cylinders.

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The other method is take HCF of all given capacities i.e 98, 182 and 266.

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Q:

What did the Bhore committee deal with ?

A) Economic development in India B) Health development in India
C) Development of airports in India D) Rural development in India
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Health development in India

Explanation:
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