Problems on Trains Questions and Answers

General Aptitude

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

    6) 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
Answer: A


    A train 360 m long is running at a speed of 45 km/hr. In what time will it pass a bridge 140 m long? 

  • A)40 sec
  • B)42 sec
  • C)45 sec
  • D)48 sec
Answer: A

    8) 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
Answer: C

    9) A jogger running at 9 kmph alongside a railway track in 240 metres ahead of the engine of a 120 metres long train running at 45 kmph in the same direction. In how much time will the train pass the jogger? 

  • A)3.6 sec
  • B)18 sec
  • C)36 sec
  • D)72 sec
Answer: C

    10) 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
Answer: A