## Problems on Trains

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

2. A train 125 m long passes a man, running at 5 km/hr in the same direction in which the train is going, in 10 seconds. The speed of the train is:

A)45 km/hr

B)50 km/hr

C)54 km/hr

D)55 km/hr

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

6. 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

7. 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

8. 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

9. 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

10. 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

**ANSWERS**:

**1) D.150 metres**

**2) B.50 km/hr**

**3) C.245 m**

**4) C.245 m**

**5) B.240 m**

**6) B.89 sec**

**7) A.50 m**

**8) A.40 sec**

**9) C.48**

**10) C.36 sec**