# Bank PO Questions

A) Friday | B) Saturday |

C) Sunday | D) Thursday |

Explanation:

15 Aug, 1947 = (1946 years + Period from 1.1.1947 to 15.8.1947)

Odd days in 1600 years = 0

Odd days in 300 years = 1

46 years = (35 ordinary years + 11 leap years) = (35 x 1 + 11 x 2)= 57 (8 weeks + 1 day) = 1 odd day

Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug

( 31 + 28 + 31 + 30 + 31 + 30 + 31 + 15 ) = 227 days = (32 weeks + 3 days) = 3 odd days.

Total number of odd days = (0 + 1 + 1 + 3) = 5 odd days.

Hence, as the number of odd days = 5 , given day is Friday.

A) 65.25 | B) 56.25 |

C) 65 | D) 56 |

Explanation:

let each side of the square be a , then area = a x a

As given that The side is increased by 25%, then

New side = =

New area =

increased area=

Increase %= % = 56.25%

A) Madhya Pradesh | B) West Bengal |

C) Rajasthan | D) Odisha |

Explanation:

The tropic of cancer passes through **8 Indian states**.

They are Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Jharkand, Tripura and Mizoram.

A) 48 min. past 12. | B) 46 min. past 12. |

C) 45 min. past 12. | D) 47 min. past 12. |

Explanation:

Time from 8 a.m. on a day to 1 p.m. on the following day = 29 hours.

24 hours 10 min. of this clock = 24 hours of the correct clock.

hrs of this clock = 24 hours of the correct clock.

29 hours of this clock = hrs of the correct clock

= 28 hrs 48 min of the correct clock.

Therefore, the correct time is 28 hrs 48 min. after 8 a.m.

This is 48 min. past 12.

A) 2.875 | B) 3.875 |

C) 4.875 | D) 5.875 |