Quantitative Ability (Part 2 of 9)
Directions: Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below
Ram and Shyam run a race between points A and B, 5 km apart. Ram starts at 9 a. m. From A at a speed of 5 krnlhr, reaches B and returns to A at the same speed. Shyam starts at 9: 45 a. m. From A at a speed of 10 km/hr, reaches B and comes back to A at the same speed.

At what time do Ram and Shyam first meet each other?

10 a. m.

10: 10a. m.

10: 20 a. m.

10: 30a. m.
Answer: b


At what time does Shyam overtake Ram?

10: 20a. m.

10: 30 a. m.

10: 40a. m.

10: 50a. m.
Answer: b


The price of Darjeeling tea (in rupees per kilogram) is 100 + 0.1 0n, on the nth day of 2007 (n = 1, 2, … 100), and then remains constant. On the other hand, the price of Ooty tea (in rupees per kilogram) is 89 + 0.15n, on the nth day of 2007 (n = 1, 2, … 365). On which date in 2007 will the prices of these two varieties of tea be equal?

June 30

May 21

April 11

May 20

April 10
Answer: d


A quadratic function f (x) attains a maximum of 3 at x = 1. The value of the function at x = 0 is 1. What is the value of f (x) at x = 10?

105

119

159

110

180
Answer: c


Two circles with centres P and Q cut each other at two distinct points A and B. The circles have the same radii and neither P nor Q falls within the intersection of the circles. What is the smallest range that includes all possible values of the angle AQP in degrees?

Between 0 and 45

Between 0 and 90

Between 0 and 30

Between 0 and 60

Between 0 and 75
Answer: d
