Problems on Trains Questions and Answers


General Aptitude

Direction : What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions ?


    1) 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
Answer: D

    2) 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
Answer: C

    3) 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
Answer: B

    4) A train passes a station platform in 36 seconds and a man standing on the platform in 20 seconds. If the speed of the train is 54 km/hr, what is the length of the platform?

  • A)120 m
  • B)240 m
  • C)300 m
  • D)None of these
Answer: B

    5)

    A train 240 m long passes a pole in 24 seconds. How long will it take to pass a platform 650 m long? 

  • A)65 sec
  • B)89 sec
  • C)100 sec
  • D)150 sec
Answer: B