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CAT 2017 Set-1 | Question: 70
A man leaves his home and walks at a speed of $12$ km per hour, reaching the railway station $10$ minutes after the train had departed. If instead he had walked at a speed of $15$ km per hour, he would have reached the station $10$ minutes before the train's departure. The distance (in km) from his home to the railway station is $15$ $16$ $17$ None of these
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CAT 2017 Set-1 | Question: 73
A man travels by a motor boat down a river to his office and back. With the speed of the river unchanged, if he doubles the speed of his motor boat, then his total travel time gets reduced by $75\%$. The ratio of the original speed of the motor boat to the speed of the river is $\sqrt{6}/\sqrt{2}$ $\sqrt{7}/2$ $2\sqrt{5}/3$ $3:2$
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CAT 2016 | Question: 87
There are five machines A, B C, D and E situated on a straight line at distances of $10$ metres, $20$ metres, $30$ metres, $40$ metres and $50$ metres respectively from the origin of the line. A robot is stationed at the origin of the line. The robot ... notices the message of E? Assume that the speed of movement of the robot is $10$ metres per second $140$ $80$ $340$ $360$
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CAT 2016 | Question: 86
A man travels three-fifths of a distance $\text{AB}$ at a speed $3a$, and the remaining at a speed $2b$. If he goes from $\text{B}$ to $\text{A}$ and return at a speed $5c$ in the same time, then $1/a+1/b=1/c$ $a+b=c$ $1/a+1/b=2/c$ $\text{None of these}$.
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CAT 2016 | Question: 84
In a mile race, Akshay can be given a start of $128\:\text{m}$ by Bhairav. If Bhairav can give Chinmay a start of $4\:\text{m}$ in a $100\:\text{m}$ dash, then who out of Akshay and Chinmay will win a race of one and half miles, and what will be the final ... (One mile is $1,600\:\text{m}$.) Akshay, $1/12$ mile Chinmay, $1/32$ mile Akshay, $1/24$ mile Chinmay, $1/16$ mile
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CAT 2015 | Question: 77
In a mile race, Akshay can be given a start of $128$ m by Bhairav. If Bhairav can give Chinmay a start of $4$ m in a $100$ m dash, then who out of Akshay and Chinmay will win a race of one and half miles, and what will be the final lead given by the winner to the loser? (One mile is $1,600$ m.) Akshay, $1/12$ mile Chinmay, $1/32$ mile Akshay, $1/24$ mile Chinmay, $1/16$ mile
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CAT 2015 | Question: 85
Shyam went to Delhi to Shimla via Chandigarh by car. The distance from Delhi to Chandigarh is $\frac{3}{4}$ times the distance from Chandigarh to Shimla. The average speed from Delhi to Chandigarh was half as much again as that from Chandigarh to Shimla. If the ... $39.2$ kmph $63$ kmph $42$ kmph None of the above
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CAT 2011 | Question: 7
Two cars $\text{A}$ and $\text{B}$ start from two points $\text{P}$ and $\text{Q}$ respectively towards each other simultaneously. After travelling some distance, at a point $\text{R}$, car $\text{A}$ develops engine trouble. It continues to travel at $\text{2/3 rd}$ of its usual ... $\text{A}$ and $\text{B}$. $4:1$ $2:1$ $3:1$ $3:2$
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CAT 2019 Set-1 | Question: 85
The wheel of bicycles $\text{A}$ and $\text{B}$ have radii $30$ cm and $40$ cm, respectively. While traveling a certain distance, each wheel of $\text{A}$ required $5000$ more revolutions than each wheel of $\text{B}$. If bicycle $\text{B}$ traveled this distance in $45$ minutes, then its speed, in km per hour, was $18\pi$ $12\pi$ $16\pi$ $14\pi$
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CAT 2019 Set-1 | Question: 82
Two cars travel the same distance starting at $10:00$ am and $11:00$ am, respectively, on the same day. They reach their common destination at the same point of time. If the first car traveled for at least $6$ hours, then the highest possible value of the percentage by which the speed of the second car could exceed that of the first car is $30$ $25$ $10$ $20$
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CAT 2019 Set-1 | Question: 93
One can use three different transports which move at $10,20$, and $30$ kmph, respectively. To reach from $\text{A}$ to $\text{B}$, Amal took each mode of transport $\frac{1}{3}$ of his total journey time, while Bimal took each mode of ... the total distance. The percentage by which Bimal's travel time exceeds Amal's travel time is nearest to $21$ $22$ $20$ $19$
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CAT 2019 Set-1 | Question: 98
In a race of three horses, the first beat the second by $11$ metres and the third by $90$ metres. If the second beat the third by $80$ metres, what was the length, in metres,of the racecourse _________
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CAT 2013 | Question: 12
Two cars P and Q start from two points A and B towards each other simultaneously. They meet for the first time $40$ km from B. After meeting they exchange their speeds as well as directions and proceed to their respective starting points. On reaching their starting points, they ... point $20$ km from A. Find the distance between A and B. $130$ km $100$ km $120$ km $110$ km
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CAT 2013 | Question: 15
Some persons are standing at distinct points on a circle, all facing towards the center. Each possible pair of persons who are not adjacent sing a three-minute song, one pair after another. If the total time taken by all the pairs to finish singing is $1$ hour, find the number of persons standing on the circle $5$ $7$ $9$ $8$
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CAT 2012 | Question: 19
A car $\text{A}$ starts from a point $\text{P}$ towards another point $\text{Q}$. Another car $\text{B}$ starts (also from $\text{P})\; 1$ hour after the first car and overtakes it after covering $30\%$ of the distance $\text{PQ}$. After that, the cars continue. On ... the time taken by car $\text{B}$ to cover the distance $\text{PQ}$ (in hours). $3$ $4$ $5$ $3\frac{1}{3}$
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A train after travelling for 50 km meets with an accident and then proceeds at 3/4th of its former speed and arrives the destination 35 minutes late. Had the accident occured 24 km farther, it would have reached the destination only 25 minutes late. what is the speed of train in kmph
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CAT 1995 | Question: 91
Use the following data: A and B are running along a circular course of radius 7 km in opposite directions such that when they meet they reverse their directions and when they meet, A will run at the speed of B and vice-versa, Initially, the speed of A is thrice the speed of ... $M_{3}$? $77$km $66$km $99$km $88$km
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CAT 1995 | Question: 90
Use the following data: A and B are running along a circular course of radius 7 km in opposite directions such that when they meet they reverse their directions and when they meet, A will run at the speed of B and vice-versa, Initially, the speed of A is thrice the speed of B. ... finally at $M_{4}$. Which is the point that coincides with M0? $M_{1}$ $M_{2}$ $M_{3}$ $M_{4}$
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CAT 1995 | Question: 89
Use the following data: A and B are running along a circular course of radius 7 km in opposite directions such that when they meet they reverse their directions and when they meet, A will run at the speed of B and vice-versa, Initially, the speed of A is thrice the speed of B. Assume ... $M_{1}$ and $M_{3}$ along the course? $22$ km $14 \sqrt{2}$ km $22 \sqrt{2}$ km $14$ km
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CAT 1995 | Question: 88
Use the following data: A and B are running along a circular course of radius 7 km in opposite directions such that when they meet they reverse their directions and when they meet, A will run at the speed of B and vice-versa, Initially, the speed of A is thrice the speed of B. ... is the shortest distance between $M_{1}$ and $M_{2}$? $11$ km $7 \sqrt{2}$ km $7$ km $14$ km
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CAT 2003 | Question: 2-56
Two straight roads $\text{R1}$ and $\text{R2}$ diverge from a point A at an angle of $120^{\circ}.$ Ram starts walking from point A along $\text{R1}$ at a uniform speed of $3$ km/hr. Shyam starts walking at the same time from A along $\text{R2}$ at a uniform speed of $2$ km/ ... $\frac{2 \sqrt{19} + 10}{3}$ $\frac{\sqrt{19} + 26}{3}$ $\frac{10 \sqrt{19} + 10}{3}$
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CAT 2005 | Question: 07
Answer the question based on the information given below. Ran and Shyam run a race between points A and B, $5$ km apart. Ram starts at $9$ a.m. from A at the speed of $5$ km per hour, reaches B and returns to A at the same speed. Shyam starts at $9:45$ a.m. from A at ... the same speed. At what time did Shyam overtake Ram? $10:20$ a.m. $10:30$ a.m. $10:40$ a.m. $10:50$ a.m.
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CAT 2003 | Question: 1-113
Answer the question on the basis of the information given below: A city has two perfectly circular and concentric ring roads, the outer ring road (OR) being twice as long as the inner ring road (IR). There are also four (straight line) chord roads from ... be his travel time in minutes on the basis of the information given in the above question? $60$ $45$ $90$ $105$
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CAT 2003 | Question: 1-112
Answer the question on the basis of the information given below: A city has two perfectly circular and concentric ring roads, the outer ring road (OR) being twice as long as the inner ring road (IR). There are also four (straight line) chord roads from $\text{E1},$ the ... chord road $\text{E1 - N2}.$ What is the radius of the outer ring road in km? $60$ $40$ $30$ $20$
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CAT 2000 | Question: 81
Answer the following question based on the information given below. There are five machines A, B C, D and E situated on a straight line at distances of $10$ metres, $20$ metres, $30$ metres, $40$ metres and $50$ metres respectively from the origin of the ... and that all the other data remains the same, what would be the answer to the above question? $120$ $140$ $340$ $70$
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CAT 2007 | Question: 09
Directions for the below question. Cities A and B are in different time zones. A is located $3000$ km east of B. The table below describes the schedule of an airline operating non-stop flights between A and B. All the times indicated are local and on the same day ... km per hour. What is the plane's cruising speed in km per hour? $700$ $550$ $600$ $500$ cannot be determined
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CAT 2001 | Question: 36
Three runners A, B and C run a race, with runner A finishing $12$ metres ahead of runner B and $18$ metres ahead of runner C, while runner B finishes $8$ metres ahead of runner C. Each runner travels the entire distance at a constant speed. What was the length of the race? $36$ meters $48$ meters $60$ meters $72$ meters
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CAT 2001 | Question: 32
A train $\text{X}$ departs from station $\text{A}$ at $11.00$ a.m. for station $\text{B},$ which is $180$ km away. Another train $\text{Y}$ departs from station $\text{B}$ at $11.00$ a.m. for station $\text{A}$. Train $\text{X}$ ... , what is the distance, to the nearest km, from station $\text{A}$ to point where the trains cross other? $112$ $118$ $120$ None of these
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CAT 2001 | Question: 25
Shyama and Vyom walk up an escalator (moving stairway). The escalator moves at a constant speed. Shyama takes three steps for every two of Vyom's steps. Shyama gets to the top of the escalator after having taken $25$ steps. While Vyom (because his slower pace lets ... If the escalator were turned off, how many steps would they have to take to walk up? $40$ $50$ $60$ $80$
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CAT 2001 | Question: 20
At his usual rowing rate, Rahul can travel $12$ miles downstream in a certain river in six hours less than it takes him to travel the same distance upstream. But if he could double his usual rowing rate for this $24$ miles round trip, the downstream $12$ miles would then take only one ... the current in miles per hour? $\frac{7}{3}$ $\frac{4}{3}$ $\frac{5}{3}$ $\frac{8}{3}$
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CAT 2000 | Question: 80
Answer the following questions based on the information given below. There are five machines A, B C, D and E situated on a straight line at distances of $10$ metres, $20$ metres, $30$ metres, $40$ metres and $50$ metres respectively from the origin of the line. ... message of E? Assume that the speed of movement of the robot is $10$ metres per second. $140$ $80$ $340$ $360$
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CAT 2000 | Question: 60
A truck travelling at $70$ kilometres per hour uses $30\%$ more diesel to travel a certain distance than it does when it travels at the speed of $50$ kilometres per hour. If the truck can travel $19.5$ kilometres on a litre of diesel at $50$ kilometres per hour, ... can the truck travel on $10$ litres of diesel at a speed of $70$ kilometres per hour? $130$ $140$ $150$ $175$
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CAT 2002 | Question: 97
There is a tunnel connecting city $\text{A}\; \&\;\text{B}.$ There is a CAT which is standing at $\frac{3}{8}$ the length of the tunnel from $\text{A}.$ It listens a whistle of the train and starts running towards the entrance where, the train and the CAT ... and the train again met the CAT at the exit. What is the ratio of their speeds? $4:1$ $1:2$ $8:1$ None of these
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CAT 2002 | Question: 69
On a straight road $\text{XY}, 100$ metres in length, $5$ stones are kept beginning from the end $\text{X}.$ The distance between two adjacent stones is $2$ metres. A man is asked to collect the stones one at a time and put at the end $\text{Y}.$ What is the distance covered by him? $460$ metres $540$ metres $860$ metres $920$ metres
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CAT 2002 | Question: 56
Only a single rail track exists between station A and B on a railway line. One hour after the north bound superfast train N leaves station A for station B, a south passenger train S reaches station A from station B. The speed of the superfast train is twice that of a ... train S reaches exactly at the scheduled time at the station A on that day. $1:3$ $1:4$ $1:5$ $1:6$
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CAT 2003 | Question: 1-120
In a $4000$ meter race around a circular stadium having a circumference of $1000$ meters, the fastest runner and the slowest runner reach the same point at the end of $5$th minute, for the first time after the start of the race. All the runners have the same ... runner, what is the time taken by the fastest runner to finish the race? $20$ min $15$ min $10$ min $5$ min
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CAT 2003 | Question: 1-111
Answer the question on the basis of the information given below: A city has two perfectly circular and concentric ring roads, the outer ring road (OR) being twice as long as the inner ring road (IR). There are also four (straight line) chord roads from $\text{E1},$ the east end ... of the outer ring road is $\sqrt{5} : 2$ $\sqrt{5} : -2$ $\sqrt{5} : \pi$ None of these
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CAT 2004 | Question: 65
A sprinter starts running on a circular path of radius $r$ metres. Her average speed (in metres/minute) is $\pi r$ during the first $30$ seconds, $\pi r /2$ during next $1$ minute, $\pi r /4$ during next $2$ minutes, $\pi r/8$ during next $4$ minutes, and so on. What is the ratio of the time taken for the $n$-th round to that for the previous round? $4$ $8$ $16$ $32$
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CAT 2004 | Question: 52
Two boats, travelling at $5$ and $10$ kms per hour, head directly towards each other. They begin at a distance of $20$ kms from each other. How far apart are they (in kms) one minute before they collide? $1/12$ $1/6$ $1/4$ $1/3$
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CAT 2004 | Question: 44
If a man cycles at $10$ km per hour, then he arrives at a certain place at $1$ p.m. If he cycles at $15$ km per hour, he will arrive at the same place by $11$ a.m. At what he must he cycle to get there at noon? $11$ km per hour $12$ km per hour $13$ km per hour $14$ km per hour
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