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## 18 CAT (Certified Accounting Technician) Questions and Answers:

### 1 :: Two boys begin together to write out a booklet containing 535 lines. The first boy starts with the first line, writing at the rate of 100 lines an hour; and the second starts with the last line then writes line 534 and so on, backward proceeding at the rate of 50 lines an hour. At what line will they meet?

1. 356

2. 277

3. 357

4. 267

Ans : C

2. 277

3. 357

4. 267

Ans : C

### 2 :: A man and a woman 81 miles apart from each other, start traveling towards each other at the same time. If the man covers 5 miles per hour to the women 4 miles per hour, how far will the woman have traveled when they meet?

1. 27

2. 36

3. 45

4. None of these.

Ans : B

2. 36

3. 45

4. None of these.

Ans : B

### 3 :: The speed of a motor boat itself is 20 km/h and the rate of flow of the river is 4 km/h. Moving with the stream the boat went 120 km. What distance will the boat cover during the same time going against the stream?

1. 80 km

2. 180 km

3. 60 km

4. 100 km

Ans : A

2. 180 km

3. 60 km

4. 100 km

Ans : A

### 4 :: I travel the first part of my journey at 40 kmph and the second part at 60 kmph and cover the total distance of 240 km to my destination in 5 hours. How long did the first part of my journey last?

1. 4 hours

2. 2 hours

3. 3 hours

4. 2 hours 24 minutes

Ans : C

2. 2 hours

3. 3 hours

4. 2 hours 24 minutes

Ans : C

### 5 :: By walking at 3/4th of his usual speed, a man reaches office 20 minutes later than usual. What is his usual time?

1. 30 min

2. 60 min

3. 70 min

4. 50 min

Ans : B

2. 60 min

3. 70 min

4. 50 min

Ans : B

### 6 :: A passenger train covers the distance between stations X and Y, 50 minutes faster than a goods train. Find this distance if the average speed of the passenger train is 60 kmph and that of goods train is 20 kmph.

1. 20 kms

2. 25 kms

3. 45 kms

4. 40 kms

Ans : B

2. 25 kms

3. 45 kms

4. 40 kms

Ans : B

### 7 :: Yana and Gupta leave points x and y towards y and x respectively simultaneously and travel in the same route. After meeting each other on the way, Yana takes 4 hours to reach her destination, while Gupta takes 9 hours to reach his destination. If the speed of Yana is 48 km/hr, what is the speed of Gupta?

1. 72 kmph

2. 32 mph

3. 20 mph

4. None of these

Ans : C

2. 32 mph

3. 20 mph

4. None of these

Ans : C

### 8 :: Ram covers a part of the journey at 20 kmph and the balance at 70 kmph taking total of 8 hours to cover the distance of 400 km. How many hours has been driving at 20 kmph?

1. 2 hours

2. 3 hours 20 minutes

3. 4 hours 40 minutes

4. 3 hours 12 minutes

Ans : D

2. 3 hours 20 minutes

3. 4 hours 40 minutes

4. 3 hours 12 minutes

Ans : D

### 9 :: Two trains, 200 and 160 meters long take a minute to cross each other while traveling in the same direction and take only 10 seconds when they cross in opposite directions. What are the speeds at which the trains are traveling?

1. 21 m/s; 15 m/s

2. 30 m/s; 24 m/s

3. 18 m/s; 27 m/s

4. 15 m/s; 24 m/s

Ans : A

2. 30 m/s; 24 m/s

3. 18 m/s; 27 m/s

4. 15 m/s; 24 m/s

Ans : A

### 10 :: A train travels at an average speed of 90 km/hr without any stoppages. However, its average speed decrease to 60km/hr on account of stoppages. On an average, how many minutes per hour does the train stop?

1. 12 minutes

2. 18 minutes

3. 24 minutes

4. 20 minutes

Ans : D

2. 18 minutes

3. 24 minutes

4. 20 minutes

Ans : D