# Time and Distance Aptitude Questions and Answers

1. Dustin is driving his car at speed of 50 kilometres per hour. He going to Texas which is located 345 kilometres from his starting point. How long will it take him to reach Texas ?

A. 70

B. 71

C. 72

D. 69

**Answer : **D. 69...

2. A and B are two cars travelling to a destination which is 360 kilometres away. A takes 4 hours to reach the destination. How much time will it take B to reach the destination if the speeds of A and B are in the ratio 9: 12 ?

A. 2.5 hrs

B. 4.5 hrs

C. 3.5 hrs

D. 3 hrs

**Answer : **D. 3 hrs...

3. A man can row 4.5 km/hr in still water and he finds that it takes him twice as long to row up as to row down the river. Find the rate of the stream ?

A. 2 km/hr

B. 2.5 km/hr

C. 1.5 km/hr

D. 1.75 km/hr

**Answer : **C. 1.5 km/hr...

4. 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 ?

A. 48 km/hr

B. 37 km/hr

C. 44 km/hr

D. 45 km/hr

**Answer : **A. 48 km/hr...

5. 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 ?

A. 7/3 min

B. 24/7 min

C. 17/7 min

D. 43/12 min

**Answer : **B. 24/7 min...

6. A man sitting on a train travelling at the rate of 50 km/hr observes that it takes 9 sec for goods train travelling in the opposite direction to pass him. If the goods train is 187.5m long. Find its speed ?

A. 40 km/hr

B. 30 km/hr

C. 24 km/hr

D. 25 km/hr