08th November, 2016 (CSAT)


1. A watch which gains uniformly is 2 minutes low at noon on Monday and is 4 min. 48 sec fast at 2 p.m. on the following Monday. When was it correct?

(a) 2 p.m. on Tuesday

(b) 2 p.m. on Wednesday

(c) 3 p.m. on Thursday

(d) 1 p.m. on Friday


2. A certain amount of money has be divided between two persons P and Q in the ratio 3 : 5. But it was divided in the ratio 2 : 3 and thereby Q loses Rs. 10. What was the amount?

(a) Rs. 250

(b) Rs. 300

(c) Rs. 350

(d) Rs. 400

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