Time (SI unit – seconds) and distance(SI unit – meters) are fundamental quantities of measurement. For a distance ‘d’ covered in a time duration ‘t’, the average speed ‘s’ or simply the speed is defined as the rate of covering the given distance or distance covered per unit time. Therefore, and, distance = speed x […]

### Time and Distance

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## A train train when moves at an average speed of 40 kmph, reaches its destination on time. When its average speed becomes 35 kmph, then it reaches its destination 15 minutes late. Find the length of journey.

A train train when moves at an average speed of 40 kmph, reaches its destination on time. When its average speed becomes 35 kmph, then it reaches its destination 15 minutes late. Find the length of journey. A. 70 km B. 80 km C. 40 km D. 20 km

## Excluding stoppages, the speed of a bus is 54 kmph and including stoppages, it is 45 kmph. For how many minutes does the bus stop per hour?

Excluding stoppages, the speed of a bus is 54 kmph and including stoppages, it is 45 kmph. For how many minutes does the bus stop per hour? A. 10 B. 15 C. 20 D. 30

## If a person walks at 14 km/hr instead of 10 km/hr, he would have walked 20 km more. The actual distance travelled by him is :

If a person walks at 14 km/hr instead of 10 km/hr, he would have walked 20 km more. The actual distance travelled by him is : A. 52 km B. 62 km C. 55 km D. 50 km

## A boy goes to his school from his house at a speed of 3 km/hr and returns at a speed of 2 km/hr. If he takes 5 hours in going and coming. the distance between his house and school is :

A boy goes to his school from his house at a speed of 3 km/hr and returns at a speed of 2 km/hr. If he takes 5 hours in going and coming. the distance between his house and school is : A. 4.5 km B. 5.5 km C. 6 km D. 7 km

## Walking 6/7th of his usual speed, a man is 12 minutes too late. The usual time taken by him to cover that distance is :

Walking 6/7th of his usual speed, a man is 12 minutes too late. The usual time taken by him to cover that distance is : A. 1 hr 20 min B. 1 hr 10 min C. 1 hr 11 min D. 1 hr 12 min

## A person has to cover a distance of 6 km in 45 minutes. If he covers one-half of the distance in two-thirds of the total time; to cover the remaining distance in the remaining time, his speed (in km/hr) must be :

A person has to cover a distance of 6 km in 45 minutes. If he covers one-half of the distance in two-thirds of the total time; to cover the remaining distance in the remaining time, his speed (in km/hr) must be : A. 7 km/hr B. 8 km/hr C. 11 km/hr D. 12 km/hr

## A farmer travelled a distance of 61 km in 9 hours. He travelled partly on foot at 4 km/hr and partly on bicycle at 9 km/hr. The distance travelled on foot is :

A farmer travelled a distance of 61 km in 9 hours. He travelled partly on foot at 4 km/hr and partly on bicycle at 9 km/hr. The distance travelled on foot is : A. 1 hr 16 min B. 1 hr 17 min C. 1 hr 18 min D. 1 hr 19 min

## A and B walk around a circular track. They start at 9 a.m. from the same point in the opposite directions. A and B walk at a speed of 2 rounds per hour and 3 rounds per hour respectively. How many times shall they cross each other before 9.30 a.m.?

A and B walk around a circular track. They start at 9 a.m. from the same point in the opposite directions. A and B walk at a speed of 2 rounds per hour and 3 rounds per hour respectively. How many times shall they cross each other before 9.30 a.m.? A. 8 B. 7 C. […]

## Two trains start from P and Q respectively and travel towards each other at a speed of 50 km/hr and 40 km/hr respectively. By the time they meet, the first train has travelled 100 km more than the second. The distance between P and Q is

Two trains start from P and Q respectively and travel towards each other at a speed of 50 km/hr and 40 km/hr respectively. By the time they meet, the first train has travelled 100 km more than the second. The distance between P and Q is: A. 500 km B. 630 km C. 900 km […]

## A man takes 5 hours 45 min. in walking to a certain place and riding back. He would have gained 2 hours by riding both ways. The time he would take to walk both ways is :

A man takes 5 hours 45 min. in walking to a certain place and riding back. He would have gained 2 hours by riding both ways. The time he would take to walk both ways is : A. 11 hrs 45 min B. 3 hrs 45 min C. 7 hrs 30 min D. 7 hrs […]