Time Speed and distance QUESTIONS

Exam NameTime Speed and distance QUESTIONS
DescriptionTime Speed and distance QUESTIONS and Answers exams contains the questions from various competitive exams.These questions are the part of previous year paper.These kind of questions would be helpful in preparing for exams like IAS, PCS, UPSC, NDA, CDS SSC, RRB, PSC, IBPS

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Question: A car moves at the speed of 80 km/hr. what is the speed of the Car in metres per second ?

Answer:22(2/9) m/sec

Question: An athlete runs 200 metres race in 24 seconds. His speed is:

Answer:30 km/hr

Question: A person crosses a 600 m/long street in 5 minutes. What is his speed in km. per hour ?


Question: A man walking at the rate of 5 km/hr crosses a bridge in 15 minutes. The length of the bridge (in metres) is :


Question: How long will a boy take to run round a square field of side 35 metres, if he runs at the rate of 9 km/hr ?

Answer:56 sec.

Question: A car is running at a speed of 108 kmph. What distance will it cover in 15 seconds ?

Answer:450 metres

Question: One of the two buses completes a journey of 300 km in 7(1/2) hours and the other a journey 450 km in 9 hours. The ratio of their average speeds is:


Question: A truck covers a distance of 550 metres in 1 minute whereas a bus covers a distance of 33 kms in 45 minutes. The ratio of their speeds is:


Question: The ratio between the speeds of two trains is 7:8. If the second train runs 400 kms in 4 hours, then the speed of the first train is:

Answer:70 km/hr

Question: A train travels at an average of 50 miles per hour for 2(1/2) hours and then travels at a speed of 70 miles per hour for 1(1/2) hours. How far did the train travel in the entrie 4 hours.

Answer:230 miles

Question: A runs twice as fast as B and B runs thrice as m fast as C. The distance covered by C in 72 in-utes, will be covered by A in

Answer:12 minuts

Question: The scale of a map is given as 1 : 4 x 10^5. If the distance between two points in the map is 4 cm, what is the actual distance between the two points ?

Answer:16 km

Question: In a race of 1000 m, A can beat B by 100m. In a race of 400 m, B beats C by 40m. In a race of 500m. A will beat C by


Question: A motorboat in still water travels at a speed of 36 kmph. It goes 56 km upstream in 1 hour 45 min-utes. The time taken by it to cover the same dis-tance down the stream will be

Answer:1 hour 24 minutes

Question: A man completes 30 km of a journey at the speed of 6 km/hr and the remaining 40 km of the jour-ney in 5 hours. His average speed for the whole journey is

Answer:7 km/hr

Question: A man completed a certain journey by a car. If he covered 30% of the distance at the speed of 20kmil hr, 60% of the distance at 40km/hr and the re. maining distance at 10km/hr; his average speed for the whole journey was

Answer:25 km/hr

Question: A student rides on bicycle at 8 km/hour and reaches his school 2.5 minutes late. the next day he increases his speed to 10 km/hour and reaches school 5 minutes early. How far is the school from his house ?

Answer:5 km

Question: An athlete runs 200 metres race in 24 seconds. His speed (in km/hr) is


Question: If A travels to his school from his house at the speed of 3 km/hr, then he reaches the school 5 minutes late. If he travels at the speed of 4 km/ hr, he reaches the school 5 minutes earlier than school time. The distance of his school from his house is

Answer:2 km

Question: A man walks from one place to another at a speed of 5 km/hr and returns to the starting place at a speed of 3 km/hr. His average speed for the whole journey is

Answer:3.75 km/hr