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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.

Course Name: Quantitative Aptitude

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

A boat travels 24 km upstream in 6 hours and 20 km downstream in 4 hours. Then the speed of boat in still water and the speed of current are respectively.

  • 1] 4 kmph and 3 kmph
  • 2] 4.5 kmph and 0.5 kmph
  • 3] 4 kmph and 2 kmph
  • 4] 5 kmph and 2 kmph
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2
Discuss

The speed of a boat in still water is 10 km/hr. If it can travel 26 km downstream and 14 km upstream at the same time, the speed of the stream is-

  • 1] 2 km/hr
  • 2] 2.5 km/hr
  • 3] 3 km/hr
  • 4] 4 km/hr
Solution
3
Discuss

A motorboat, whose speed in 15 km/hr in still water goes 30 km downstream and comes back in a total of 4 hours 30 minutes. The speed of the stream (in km/hr) is:

  • 1] 4 km/hr
  • 2] 5 km/hr
  • 3] 6 km/hr
  • 4] 10 km/hr
Solution
4
Discuss

A boat takes 90 minutes less to travel 36 miles downstream than to travel the same distance upstream. If the speed of the boat in still water is 10 mph, the speed of the stream is:

  • 1] 2 mph
  • 2] 2.5 mph
  • 3] 3 mph
  • 4] 4 mph
  • 5] None of these
Solution
5
Discuss

A boat moves downstream at the rate of 1 km in \({ \text{7}}\frac{1}{2}\) minutes and upstream at the rate of 5 km an hour. What is the speed of the boat in the still water?

 

  • 1]

    8 km/hour

  • 2]

    \({ \text{6}}\frac{1}{2}\) km/hour

  • 3]

    4 km/hour

  • 4]

    \({ \text{3}}\frac{1}{2}\) km/hour

Solution
6
Discuss

A man can row 6 km/hr in still water. If the speed of the current is 2 km/hr he takes 4 hours more in upstream than the downstream. The distance is?

  • 1] 30 km
  • 2] 24 km
  • 3] 20 km
  • 4] 32 km
Solution
7
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
8
Discuss

In one hour, a boat goes 11 km/hr along the stream and 5 km/hr against the stream. The speed of the boat in still water (in km/hr) is:

  • 1] 3 kmph
  • 2] 5 kmph
  • 3] 8 kmph
  • 4] 9 kmphr
Solution
9
Discuss

On a river , Q is the mid - point between two points P and R on the same bank of the river. A boat can go from P to Q and back in 12 hours, and from P to R in 16 hours 40 minutes. How long would it take to go from R to P?

  • 1]

    \({ \text{3}}\frac{3}{7}\) hr

  • 2]

    5 hr

  • 3]

    \({ \text{6}}\frac{2}{3}\) hr

  • 4]

    \({ \text{7}}\frac{1}{3}\) hr

Solution
10
Discuss

A boat running downstream covers a distance of 16 km in 2 hours while for covering the same distance upstream, it takes 4 hours. What is the speed of the boat in still water?

  • 1] 4 kmph
  • 2] 6 kmph
  • 3] 8 kmph
  • 4] Data inadequate
  • 5] None of these
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