Time and Distance Aptitude Questions and Answers

This section focuses on "Time and Distance" in Quantitative Aptitude. These Multiple Choice Questions (mcq) should be practiced to improve the Quantitative Aptitude skills required for various interviews (campus interviews, walk-in interviews, company interviews), placements, entrance exams and other competitive examinations.

1. A person crosses a 300 m long road in 10 minutes. What is his speed in km per hour?

A. 1.6km/hr
B. 1.8km/hr
C. 2.0km/hr
D. 3.0km/hr

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2. Excluding stoppages, the speed of a bus is 36 kmph and including stoppages, it is 27 kmph. For how many minutes does the bus stop per hour?

A. 5 min
B. 10 min
C. 15 min
D. 20 min

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3. The ratio between the speeds of two trains is 3 : 6. If the second train runs 300 km in 6 hours, then the speed of the first train is:

A. 15km/hr
B. 20km/hr
C. 25km/hr
D. 30km/hr

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4. Robert is travelling on his cycle and has calculated to reach point A at 2 P.M. if he travels at 20 kmph, he will reach there at 12 noon if he travels at 30 kmph. At what speed must he travel to reach A at 1 P.M.?

A. 10kmph
B. 12kmph
C. 14kmph
D. 16kmph

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5. The speed of a van increases by 10 kmph after every one hour. If the distance travelled in the first one hour was 60 km, what was the total distance travelled in 6 hours?

A. 500km
B. 550km
C. 530km
D. 510km

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6. Devki rides his scooter 10km at an average speed of 10 km/hr and again travels 30km at an average speed of 15 km/hr. What is her average speed for the entire trip approximately?

A. 13.33 Km/hr
B. 15 Km/hr
C. 20 Km/hr
D. 10 Km/hr

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7.  A monkey takes 20 jumps for every 30 jumps of a dog but 10 jumps of a monkey are equal to 15 jumps of the dog. Compare their speeds.

A. 2:1
B. 1:2
C. 2:3
D. 1:1

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8.  Raghu starts a bike at 20 km/hr and he increases his speed in every hour by 5 km/hr. Then the maximum distance covered by him in 10 hours is:

A. 400 Km
B. 425 Km
C. 450 Km
D. 475 Km

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9.  In covering a definite distance, the speeds of P & Q are in the ratio of 5:6. P takes 45 mins more than Q to reach the target. The time taken by P to reach the target is.

A. 4 hrs 20 mins
B. 4 hrs 45 mins
C. 4hrs 25 mins
D. 4hrs 30min

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10.  P is thrice as fast as Q and Q is 4 times as fast as R. If the journey covered by R is 48 mins, then the time to be covered by Q.

A. 10 mins
B. 11 mins
C. 12 mins
D. 13 mins

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