Q.A boat goes 24 km downstream in 10 hours. It takes 2 hours more to cover the same distance against the stream. What is the speed of the boat in still water?
A) 2 km/hr
B) 2.8 km/hr
C) 4 km/hr
D) 2.2 km/hr
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The speed of a boat in still water is 15 km/hr. It can go 30 km upstream and return downstream to the original point in 4 hrs 30 min. The speed of the stream is:
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A boat goes 24 km downstream in 10 hours. It takes 2 hours more to cover the same distance against the stream. What is the speed of the boat in still water?
A) 2 km/hr
B) 2.8 km/hr
C) 4 km/hr
D) 2.2 km/hr
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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 3 members solved
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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
Correct Answer: 2.2 km/hr
Solution:
Downstream speed=24/10=2.4km/hr
upstream speed=24/12=2Km/hr
Speed of the boat in still water= \(\frac{2.4+2}{2}=2.2 km/hr\)