### Questions on Boats and Streams Practice Test Sample Paper - 1 with Answer Key and Solution [Quantitative Aptitude]- Download in PDF

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### Maximum Marks: 10     /      Duration: 10 Mins

Q.1. A boy can row upstream 6 km/hr and downstream at 12 km/hr. Find the difference of boys speed in still water and speed of stream.
A) 9
B) 3
C) 6
D) 2
E) None of these

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Q.2. If a boat goes 7 km upstream in 42 minutes and the speed of the stream is 3 kmph, then the speed of the boat in still water is:
A) 4.2 km/hr
B) 9 km/hr
C) 13 km/hr
D) 21 km/hr
E) None of these

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Q.3. A boat can travel with a speed of 13 km/hr in still water. If the speed of the stream is 4 km/hr, find the time taken by the boat to go 68 km downstream.
A) 2 hours
B) 3 hours
C) 4 hours
D) 5 hours
E) None of these

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Q.4. A man's speed with the current is 15 km/hr and the speed of the current is 2.5 km/hr. The man's speed against the current is:
A) 8.5 km/hr
B) 10 km/hr
C) 9 km/hr
D) 12.5 km/hr
E) None of these

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Q.5. A boat running downstream covers a distance of 16 km in 2 hours while for covering the same distance upstream, it takes 4 hour. What is the speed of the boat in still water?
A) 4 km/hr
B) 6 km/hr
C) 8 km/hr
E) None of these

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Q.6. A man takes twice as long to row a distance against the stream as to row the same distance in favour of the stream. The ratio of the speed of the boat (in still water) and the stream is:
A) 3 : 1
B) 2 : 1
C) 3 : 2
D) 4 : 3
E) None of these

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Q.7. A man can row at 5 km/hr in still water. If the velocity of current is 1 km/hr and it takes him 1 hour to row to a place and come back, how far is the place?
A) 2.4 km
B) 2.5 km
C) 3 km
D) 3.6 km
E) None of these

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Q.8. A boat takes 90 minutes less to travel 36 km downstream than to travel the same distance upstream. If the speed of the boat in still water is 10 kmph, the sped of the stream is:
A) 4 kmph
B) 2.5 kmph
C) 3 kmph
D) 2 kmph
E) None of these

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Q.9. A boat goes 40 km upstream in 8 hours and 36 km downstream in 6 hours. The speed of the boat in standing water is :
A) 6.5
B) 6
C) 5.5
D) 5
E) None of these

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Q.10. A man can row 9 km/hr in still water and he finds that it takes him thrice as much time to row up than as to row down the same distance in river. The speed of the current is :
A) 1 kmph
B) 2.5 kmph
C) 4 kmph
D) 4.5 kmph
E) None of these

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