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The ratio of the speeds of a car, a jeeps and a tractor is 3 : 5 : 2. The speed of the jeep is 250 per cent of the speed of the tractor and tractor covers 360 km in 12 hours. What is the average speed of car and jeep together?

A) 50 kmph B) 60 kmph
C) 70 kmph D) 80 kmph

Answer:   B) 60 kmph



Explanation:

Speed of tractor = 360/12 = 30 kmph

Speed of jeep = 250 x 30/100 = 75 kmph

But, given ratio of speed of car, jeep and tractor is 3 : 5 : 2

Speed of car = 3 x 75/5 = 45 kmph

 

Required, average speed of car and jeep = 75 + 45/2 = 60 kmph.

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If Raj drives faster by 10 km/h, he reaches his village 90 minutes early. If he drives slower by 10 km/h, he reaches the village 150 minutes late. Find the distance he travels.

 

A) 500 km B) 400 km
C) 600 km D) 300 km
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 300 km

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The distance between two places A and B is 245 km. TWo cars, one from A and the other from B, start at the same time, travelling towards each other. If one car travels at a speed of 40 km/h and the other at 30 km/h , after how many hours will they meet?

 

A) 234 hours B) 3 hours
C) 312  hours D) 2 hours
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 312  hours

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Mehek goes for a stroll from her home. She starts walking facing the Sun at 6:00 am in the morning and walks 1 km straight. At a crossroads, she takes a right turn and then walks 1 km. Finally, she takes a U- turn and walks again for 1 km. How far is she from her home?

 

A) 3 km B) 1 km
C) 2 km D) 4 km
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 1 km

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Jayant covers a certain distance in 212 hours at a speed of 54 km/h . How much time will Prabhu take to cover the same distance at a speed of 72 km/h ?

 

A) 212hours B) 3hours
C) 215hours D) 178hours
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 178hours

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A student takes 1.25 hours to travel from home to school at a speed of 4 km/h. By what percentage should he increase his speed to reduce the time by 25% to cover the same distance from school to home?

 

A) 3313°° B) 50°°
C) 45°° D) 25°°
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 3313°°

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Two cyclists X and Y start at the same time from place A and go towards place B at a speed of 6 km/h and 8 km/h,respectively. Despite stopping for 15 minutes during the journey, Y reaches 10 minutes earlier than X. The distance between the places A and B is:

 

A) 6 km B) 16.5 km
C) 8 km D) 10km
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 10km

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A train crosses a platform 180 m long in 60 sec at a speed of 72 km/h. The time taken by the train to cross an electric pole is:

 

A) 51 sec B) 0.51 min
C) 5.1 sec D) 5.1 min
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 51 sec

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An express train moves with a speed of 144 km/hr. Calculate the distance covered by train in 15 minutes.

 

A) 35 km B) 32 km
C) 33 km D) 36 km
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 36 km

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