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### Question 1

Trains arrive at a platform at regular intervals of 30 minutes. The last train arrived 11 minutes ago The next event is due at 05::10 PM. What is the time now?

### Question 2

How many hours are there between 2::32 A.M. to 6::28 P.M.

**A**

15::56.

**B**

17::55.

**C**

14::55.

**D**

16::58.

**Soln.**

**Ans: a**

Minutes from 2::32 A.M. to 3::00 A.M. are 60 - 32 = 28. Minutes from 3::00 A.M. to 12::00 noon are 60 X 9 = 540 mins. Minutes from 12::00 noon to 6::28 P.M. are 60 x 6 = 360 + 28 = 388 mins. So total minutes are 28 + 540 + 388 = 956 minutes, which are equal to 60 X 15 + 56 Thus, hours are = 15, and minutes = 56

### Question 3

If 24^{th} January of an ordinary, non-leap year falls on a Wednesday, then what will be the day of week on 8^{th} April of that year?

**A**

Sunday.

**B**

Monday.

**C**

Thursday.

**D**

Tuesday.

**Soln.**

**Ans: a**

Count the days from months between January 24 and April 8 like this: January days = 31;February days = 28;March days = 31;Add 8 days of April. Subtract 24 days of January. So total days = 74. Since 74 = 10 X 7 + 4, so excess days are 4. So we can count the day to Wednesday + 4 = Sunday.

.### Question 4

If 1^{st} February of an ordinary, non-leap year falls on a Sunday, then what will be the day of week on 1^{st} June of that year?

**A**

Monday.

**B**

Sunday.

**C**

Thursday.

**D**

Friday.

**Soln.**

**Ans: a**

Count the days from months between February 1 and June 1 like this: February days = 28;March days = 31;April days = 30;May days = 31; So total days = 120. Since 120 = 17 X 7 + 1, so excess days are 1. So we can count the day to Sunday + 1 = Monday.

.### Question 5

December 1, 1993 is the first Sunday. Which is the fourth Tuesday of December 93?

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Updated on 2020-02-07. Published on: 2016-03-09