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IBPS PO Time and Distance
  • 2016-09-21
IBPS PO Time and Distance

1.An athlete runs 200 meters race in 24 seconds. His speed is:

a)20km/hr              b)24km/hr  

c)28.5 km/hr          d)30km/hr

2.A person crosses a 600m long street in 5 minutes. What is his speed in km per hour?

a)3.6            b)7.2            c)8.4            d)10

3.A man walking at the rate of 5km/hr crosses a bridge in 15 minutes. The length of the bridge (in meters) is :

a)600           b)750          

c)1000         d)1250

4.A car is running at a speed of 108kmph. What distance will it cover in 15seconds?

a)45meters             b)55meters  

c)450meters           d)Cannot be determined

5.The Ratio between the speeds of two trains is 7:8. If the second train runs 400kms in 4 hours, then the speed of the first train is:

a)70km/hr              b)75km/hr

c)84km/hr              d)87.5km/hr

6.A Certain distance is covered by a cyclist at a certain speed. If a jogger covers half the distance in double the time, the ratio of the speed of the jogger to that of the cyclist is:

a)1:2            b)2:1            c)1:4            d)4:1

7.A train covers a distance of 10km in 12 minutes. If its speed is decreased by 5km/hr, the time taken by it to cover the same distance will be:

a)10min       b)11min 20 sec     

c)13min       d)13min 20sec

8A can complete a journey in 10 hours. He travels first half of the journey at the rate of 21km/hr and second half at the rate of 24km/hr. Find the total journey in km.

a)220km      b)224km     

c)230km      d)234km

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

a)14km        b)15km       

c)16km        d)17km

10.A person travels from P to Q at a speed of 40kmph and returns by increasing his speed by 50%.What is his average speed for both the trips?

a)36kmph    b)45kmph   

c)48kmph    d)50kmph


1-d               2-b               3-d               4-c               5-a               6-c               7-d                  8-b               9-c               10-c