36. If 18 pumps can raise 2170 tones of water in 10 days, working 7 hours a day; in how many days will 16 pumps raise 1736 tones of water working 9 hours a day?
The average speed of a car is 1(4/5) times the average speed of a bus. A tractor covers 575 km in 23 hours. How much distance will the car in 4 hours if the speed of the bus is twice speed of the tractor?
None of these
A man, a woman or a boy can do a job in 20 days, 30 days or 60 days respectively. How many boys must assist 2 men and 8 women to do the work in 2 days?
None of these
10 men, working 6 hours a day can complete a work in 18 days. How many hours a day must 15 men work to complete the same work in 12 days?
Four men and three women can do a job in 6 days. When five men and six women work on the same job, the work gets completed in 4 days. How many days will a woman take to do the job, if she works alone on it?
24 men working 8 hours a day can finish a work in 10 days. Worked at the rate of 10 hours a day, the number of men required to finish the same work in 6 days is :
X and Y can do a piece of work in 20 days and 12 days respectively. X started the work alone and then after 4 days Y joined him till the completion of the work. How long did the work last?
30 laborers, working 7 hours a day can finish a piece of work in 18 days. If the laborers work 6 hours a day, then the number of laborers to finish the same piece of work in 30 days, will be:
A contract is to be completed in 56 days if 104 persons work, each working at 8 hours a day. After 30 days, 2/5 of the work is completed. How many additional persons should be deployed so that the work will be completed in the scheduled time, each persons now working 9 hours a day.
12 men complete a work in 9 days. After they have worked for 6 days, 6 more men join them. How many days will they take to complete the remaining works?
Two pipes A and B can fill a cistern in 12 minutes and 16 minutes respectively. If both the pipes are opened together, then after how much time B should be closed so that the tank is full in 9 minutes?
3 min and 30 sec
4 min and 30 sec
4 min 77 sec
A, B and C together earn Rs. 300 per day, while A and C together earn Rs. 188 and B and C together earn Rs.152. The daily earning of C is;
Two pipes A and B can fill a tank in 12 minutes and 15 minutes respectively. If both the taps are opened simultaneously, and the tap A is closed after 3 minutes, then how much more time will it take to fill the tank by tap B?
7 min 15 sec
7 min 45 sec
8 min 5 sec
8 min 15 sec
12 men take 18 days to complete a job whereas 12 women in 18 days can complete 3/4 of the same job. How many days will 10 me and 8 women together take to complete the same job ?
A and B can complete a work in 15 days and 10 days respectively. They started doing the work together but after 2 days B had to leave and A alone completed the remaining work. The whole work was completed in:
A can lay railway track between two given stations in 16 days and B can do the same job in 12 days. With help of C, they did the job in 4 days only. Then, C alone can do the job in:
9 (1/5) days
9 (2/5) days
9 (3/5) days
A wheel that had 6 cogs is meshed with a larger wheel of 14 cogs. When the smaller wheel has made 21 revolutions, then the number of revolutions made by the larger wheel is:
A and B can do a work in 10 days. B and C in 12 days while C and A in 15 days. How long would they take if all the three work together?
A person works on a project and completes 5/8 of the job in 10 days. At this rate, how many more days will he it take to finish the job?
10 men and 15 women finish a work in 6 days. One man alone finishes that work in 100 days. In how many days will a woman finish the work?
3 pumps, working 8 hours a day, can empty a tank in 2 days. How many hours a day must 4 pumps work to empty the tank in 1 day?
A is thrice as good as workman as B and therefore is able to finish a job in 60 days less than B. Working together, they can do it in:
22 (1/2) days
25 (1/2) days
A and B together can complete a piece of work in 35 days while A alone can complete the same work in 60 days. B alone will be able to complete the same working in:
5 men and 2 boys working together can do four times as much work as a man and a boy. Working capacities of a woman and a boy are in the ratio:
1 : 2
2 : 1
1 : 3
3 : 1
A tank is fitted with 8 pipes, some of them that fill the tank and others that are waste pipe meant to empty the tank. Each of the pipes that fill the tank can fill it in 8 hours, while each of those that empty the tank can empty it in 6 hours. If all the pipes are kept open when the tank is full, it will take exactly 6 hours for the tank to empty. How many of these are fill pipes?
In a regular week, there are 5 working days and for each day, the working hours are 8. A man gets Rs. 2.40 per hour for regular work and Rs. 3.20 per hours for overtime. If he earns Rs. 432 in 4 weeks, then how many hours does he work for?
A car finishes a jouney in ten hours at the speed of 80 km/hr. If the same distance is to be covered in eight hours how much more speed does the car have to gain?
A 210m long train takes 6s to cross a man running at 9 kmph in a direction opposite to that of the train. What is the speed of the train? (in kmph)
If 18 binders bind 900 books in 10 days, how many binders will be required to bind 660 books in 12 days?
Two fill pipe A and B can fill a cistern in 12 and 16 minutes respectively. Both fill pipes are opened together, but 4 minutes before the cistern is full, one pipe A is closed. How much tme will the cistern take to fill ?
9 1/7 min.
3 1/3 min