PROBLEMS ON TRAINS

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Q. A railway bridge of length 250m is located 100m away from the end B of a railway platform AB of length 325m.A train starting from end A of the platform takes 40secs to cross a signal post which stands exactly in the middle of the bridge, while traveling at a speed of 72 kmph. Find the length of the train.

  • A) 150m
  • B) 225m
  • C) 250m
  • D) 175m
Q. Train T1 starts at station A at 10 AM and reaches station B at 10 PM on the same day. Another train T2 starts from station B at 12-noon and reaches station A at 8 PM. When do they cross each other?

  • A) 4 PM
  • B) 5 PM
  • C) 6 PM
  • D) Cannot be determined
Q. The average speed of a train is 10/7 times the average speed of a car. the car covers a distance of 588 kms in 6 hours. how much distance will the train cover i 13 hours?

  • A) 1750 kms
  • B) 1760 kms
  • C) 1720 kms
  • D) 1820 kms
Q. A 260 meters long train crosses a platform thrice its length in 80 sec. what is the speed of the train in Kms/hour?

  • A) 52.4
  • B) 46.8
  • C) 35.1
  • D) 64.1
Q. Two trains are running with speeds 30km.hr and 58 km/hr in the same direction.A man in the slower train passes the faster train in 18 seconds. the length of the faster train in metres.

  • A) 70
  • B) 100
  • C) 128
  • D) 140
Q. A train passes two bridges of lengths 800 m and 400 m  in 100 sec and 60 sec respectively, find the length of the tain

  • A) 80m
  • B) 90m
  • C) 200m
  • D) 150m
Q. A train running at 7/11 of its normal speed reached a place in 22 hours. How much time could be saved if the train would have run at its normal speed?

  • A) 14 hours
  • B) 7 hours
  • C) 8 hours
  • D) 16 hours
Q. A train passes two persons walking in the same direction at a speed of 3 km/hour and 5 km/hour respectively in 10 sec and 11 sec respectively. the speed of the train is

  • A) 28 km/hr
  • B) 27 km/hr
  • C) 25 km/hr
  • D) 24 km/hr
Today's Challenging Question
Q. Ajay & Bimal can do a price of work in 10 days, Bimal & Chetan can do in 15 days and Chetan and Ajay in 20 days. They work together for 6 days and then Ajay leaves and now Bimal & Chetan work together for 4 more days. If Bimal leaves, how long will Chetan take to finish the work?
A) 12 days
B) 10 days
C) 16 days
D) none
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