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A man takes twice as long to row a distance against the stream as to row the same distance in favour of the stream. The ratio of the speed of the boat (in still water) and the stream is:

Course Name: Quantitative Aptitude

  • 1] 2 : 1
  • 2] 3 : 1
  • 3] 3 : 2
  • 4] 4 : 3
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1
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P, Q and R are three towns on a river which flows uniformly. Q is equidistant from P and R. I row from P to Q and back in 10 hours and I can row from P to R in 4 hours. Compare the speed of my boat in still water with that of the river.

  • 1] 4 : 3
  • 2] 5 : 3
  • 3] 6 : 5
  • 4] 7 : 3
Solution
2
Discuss

A man can row three-quarters of a kilometer against the stream in \(11\frac{1}{4}\) minutes and down the stream in \(7\frac{1}{2}\) minutes. The speed (in km/hr) of the man in still water is:

 

  • 1] 2
  • 2] 3
  • 3] 4
  • 4] 5
Solution
3
Discuss

A motorboat in still water travels at a speed of 36 km/hr. It goes 56 km upstream in 1 hour 45 monutes. The time taken by it to cover the same distance down the stream will be-

  • 1] 1 hour 24 minutes
  • 2] 2 hour 21 minutes
  • 3] 2 hour 25 minutes
  • 4] 3 hour
Solution
4
Discuss

A boat running upstream takes 8 hours 48 minutes to cover a certain distance, while it takes 4 hours to cover the same distance running downstream. What is the ratio between the speed of the boat and speed of the water current respectively?

  • 1]

    2:1

  • 2]

    3:2

  • 3]

    8:3

  • 4]

    None Of These

Solution
5
Discuss

A man takes 2.2 times as long to row a distance upstream as to row the same distance downstream. If he can row 55 km downstream in 2 hour 30 minutes, what is the speed of the boat in the still water?

  • 1] 40 km/h
  • 2] 8 km/h
  • 3] 16 km/h
  • 4] 24 km/h
Solution
6
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A man rows 12 km in 5 hours against the stream and the speed of current being 4 kmph. What time will be taken by him to row 15 km with the stream?

  • 1]

    1 hour \({ \text{27}}\frac{7}{{13}}\) minutes

  • 2]

    1 hour \({ \text{24}}\frac{7}{{13}}\) minutes

  • 3]

    1 hour \({ \text{25}}\frac{7}{{13}}\) minutes

  • 4]

    1 hour \({ \text{26}}\frac{7}{{13}}\) minutes

Solution
7
Discuss

a man can row 8 km/hr in still water and he find that it takes thrice as long to row upstream as to row downstream to the same point. What is the speed of the current?

  • 1]

    1 kmph

  • 2]

    2 kmph

  • 3]

    3 kmph

  • 4]

    4 kmph

Solution
8
Discuss

A man's speed with the current is 15 km/hr and the speed of the current is 2.5 km/hr. The man's speed against the current is:

  • 1] 8.5 km/hr
  • 2] 9 km/hr
  • 3] 10 km/hr
  • 4] 12.5 km/hr
  • 5] None of these
Solution
9
Discuss

A boat running upstream takes 8 hours 48 minutes to cover a certain distance, while it takes 4 hours to cover the same distance running downstream. What is the ratio between the speed of the boat and speed of the water current respectively?

  • 1] 2 : 1
  • 2] 3 : 2
  • 3] 8 : 3
  • 4] Cannot be determined
  • 5] None of these
Solution
10
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Speed of a boat in standing water is 9 kmph and the speed of the stream is 1.5 kmph. A man rows to a place at a distance of 105 km and comes back to the starting point. The total time taken by him is:

  • 1] 16 hours
  • 2] 18 hours
  • 3] 20 hours
  • 4] 24 hours
Solution
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