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## Problems on Trains – Quantitative Aptitude MCQ

### Q1.The length of the bridge, which a train 130 metres long and travelling at 45 km/hr can cross in 30 seconds, is:

A. 200 m

B. 225 m

C. 245 m

D. 250 m

Option C – 245m

### Q2.Two trains of equal length are running on parallel lines in the same direction at 46 km/hr and 36 km/hr. The faster train passes the slower train in 36 seconds. The length of each train is:

A. 80 m

B. 72 m

C. 50 m

D. 82 m

Option C – 50m

### Q3.Two trains are moving in opposite directions @ 60 km/hr and 90 km/hr. Their lengths are 1.10 km and 0.9 km respectively. The time taken by the slower train to cross the faster train in seconds is:

A. 36

B. 45

C. 48

D. 49

Option C – 48m

### Q4.A 270 metres long train running at the speed of 120 kmph crosses another train running in opposite direction at the speed of 80 kmph in 9 seconds. What is the length of the other train?

A. 230 m

B. 240 m

C. 260 m

D. 320 m

Option A.- 230m

### Q5.Two trains 140 m and 160 m long run at the speed of 60 km/hr and 40 km/hr respectively in opposite directions on parallel tracks. The time (in seconds) which they take to cross each other, is:

A. 9

B. 9.6

C. 10

D. 10.8

Option D – 10.8

### Q6.A train 110 metres long is running with a speed of 60 kmph. In what time will it pass a man who is running at 6 kmph in the direction opposite to that in which the train is going?

A. 5 sec

B. 6 sec

C. 7 sec

D. 10 sec

Option B – 6

### Q7.A 300 metre long train crosses a platform in 39 seconds while it crosses a signal pole in 18 seconds. What is the length of the platform?

A. 320 m

B. 350 m

C. 650 m

D. Data inadequate

Option B – 350m

### Q8.A train moves past a telegraph post and a bridge 264 m long in 8 seconds and 20 seconds respectively. What is the speed of the train?

A. 69.5 km/hr

B. 70 km/hr

C. 79 km/hr

D. 79.2 km/hr

Option D – 79.2km/hr

### Q9.Two goods train each 500 m long, are running in opposite directions on parallel tracks. Their speeds are 45 km/hr and 30 km/hr respectively. Find the time taken by the slower train to pass the driver of the faster one.

A. 12 sec

B. 24 sec

C. 48 sec

D. 60 sec

Option B – 24sec

### Q10.A train 108 m long moving at a speed of 50 km/hr crosses a train 112 m long coming from opposite direction in 6 seconds. The speed of the second train is:

A. 48 km/hr

B. 54 km/hr

C. 66 km/hr

D. 82 km/hr

Option D – 82km/hr

### Q11.Two trains of equal lengths take 10 seconds and 15 seconds respectively to cross a telegraph post. If the length of each train be 120 metres, in what time (in seconds) will they cross each other travelling in opposite direction?

A. 10

B. 12

C. 15

D. 20

Option B – 12

### Q12.A train overtakes two persons who are walking in the same direction in which the train is going, at the rate of 2 kmph and 4 kmph and passes them completely in 9 and 10 seconds respectively. The length of the train is:

A. 45 m

B. 50 m

C. 54 m

D. 72 m

Option B – 50m

### Q13.A train travelling at 48 kmph completely crosses another train having half its length and travelling in opposite direction at 42 kmph, in 12 seconds. It also passes a railway platform in 45 seconds. The length of the platform is

A. 400 m

B. 450 m

C. 560 m

D. 600 m

Option A – 400m

### Q14.Two, trains, one from Howrah to Patna and the other from Patna to Howrah, start simultaneously. After they meet, the trains reach their destinations after 9 hours and 16 hours respectively. The ratio of their speeds is:

A. 2 : 3

B. 4 : 3

C. 6 : 7

D. 9 : 16

Option B – 4:3

### Q15.Two trains running in opposite directions cross a man standing on the platform in 27 seconds and 17 seconds respectively and they cross each other in 23 seconds. The ratio of their speeds is:

A. 1 : 3

B. 3 : 2

C. 3 : 4

D. None of these

Option B – 3:2

### Q16.A train running at the speed of 60 km/hr crosses a pole in 9 seconds. What is the length of the train?

A.120 metres

B.180 metres

C.324 metres

D.150 metres

Option D – 150metres

### Q17.Two trains of equal length are running on parallel lines in the same direction at 46 km/hr and 36 km/hr. The faster train passes the slower train in 36 seconds. The length of each train is:

A.50 m

B.72 m

C.80 m

D.82 m

Option A – 50m

### Q18.A 270 metres long train running at the speed of 120 kmph crosses another train running in opposite direction at the speed of 80 kmph in 9 seconds. What is the length of the other train?

A.230m

B.250m

C.249m

D.320m

Option A – 230m

### Q19.A train 110 metres long is running with a speed of 60 kmph. In what time will it pass a man who is running at 6 kmph in the direction opposite to that in which the train is going?

A.5 sec

B.6 sec

C.7 sec

D.10 sec

Option B – 6sec

### Q20.Two goods train each 500 m long, are running in opposite directions on parallel tracks. Their speeds are 45 km/hr and 30 km/hr respectively. Find the time taken by the slower train to pass the driver of the faster one.

A.12 sec

B.24 sec

C.48 sec

D.60 sec

Option B – 24sec

### Q21.Two stations A and B are 110 km apart on a straight line. One train starts from A at 7 a.m. and travels towards B at 20 kmph. Another train starts from B at 8 a.m. and travels towards A at a speed of 25 kmph. At what time will they meet?

A.9 a.m.

B.10 a.m.

C.10.30 a.m.

D.11 a.m.

Option B – 10a.m.

### Q22.A 100 m long train is going at a speed of 60 km/hr. It will cross a 140 m long railway bridge in-

A.3.6 sec

B.7.2 sec

C.14.4 sec

D.21.6 sec

Option C – 14.4sec

### Q23.A train running at the speed of 60 kmph crosses a 200 m long platform in 27 seconds. What is the length of the train?

A.200 meters

B.240 meters

C.250 meters

D.450 meters

Option C – 250 meters

### Q24.A train of length 150 meters takes 40.5 seconds to cross a tunnel of length 300 meters. What is the speed of the train in km/hr?

A.13.33

B.26.67

C.40

D.66.67

Option C -40

### Q25.Two trains A and B start running together from the same point in the same direction, at the speed of 60 kmph and 72 kmph respectively. If the length of each of the trains is 240 meters, how long will it take for B to cross train A?

A.1 min 12 sec

B.1 min 24 sec

C.2 min 12 sec

D.2 min 24 sec

Option D -2min 24sec