# A thief steals a car and drives it at 15 km/hr. The theft has been discovered after one hour and the owner of the car sets off in another car at 25 km/hr. When will the owner overtake the thief from the starting point

1.  1 hr

2.  1.5 hr

3.  2 hr

4.  2.5 hr

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1.5 hr

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# A tower is 61.25m high. A rigid body is dropped from its top and at the same instant another body is thrown up-wards from the bottom of the tower with such a velocity that they meet in the middle of the tower. The velocity of projection of the second body is:

1.  24.5 m/s

2.  20 m/s

3.  25 m/s

4.  22 m/s

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24.5 m/s

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# A car travels first half distance between two places with a speed of 40 km/hr and rest of the half distance with a speed of 60 km/hr. The average speed of the car is:

1.  48 km/hr

2.  37 km/hr

3.  44 km/hr

4.  45 km/hr

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48 km/hr

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# A cyclist drove one kilometre, with the wind in his back, in three minutes and drove the same way back, against the wind in four minutes. If we assume that the cyclist always puts constant force on the pedals, how much time would it take him to drive one kilometre without wind

1.  7/3 min

3.  17/7 min

4.  43/12 min

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# A ship 77 km from the shore, springs a leak which admits to 9/2 tonnes of water in 11/2 minutes. 92 tonnes of water would sink it. But the pumps can throw out 12 tonnes of water per hour. Find the average rate of sailing so that the ship may just reach the shore as it begins to sink.

1.  10.5 km/hr

2.  11 km/hr

3.  10 km/hr

4.  12.5 km/hr

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10.5 km/hr

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# A train covered a certain distance at a uniform speed. If the train had been 6 km/hr faster, it would have taken 4 hour less than the scheduled time. And, if the train were slower by 6 km/hr, the train would have taken 6hr more than the scheduled time. The length of the journey is:

1.  700 km

2.  740 km

3.  720 km

4.  760 km

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720 km

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# Two identical trains A and B running in opposite direction at same speed tale 2 min to cross each other completely. The number of bogies of A are increased from 12 to 16. How much more time would they now require to cross each other

1.  40 sec

2.  50 sec

3.  60 sec

4.  20 sec

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20 sec

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# A boatman rows to a place 45 km distant and back in 20 hour. He finds that he can row 12 km with the stream in the same time as 4km against the stream. Find the speed of the stream.

1.  3 km/hr

2.  2.5 km/hr

3.  4 km/hr

4.  3.5 km/hr

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3 km/hr

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# A motorboat whose speed is 15 km/hr in still water goes 30km downstream and comes back in four and a half hours. The speed of the stream is:

1.  4.5 km/hr

2.  6 km/hr

3.  7 km/hr

4.  5 km/hr

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5 km/hr

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1.  180 leaps

2.  270 leaps

3.  360 leaps

4.  90 leaps

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