
RRB_exams > RRB_stenographer_typist > RRB_stenographer_Red_Answer_key_2014 1) On Children's day, sweets were to be equally distributed among 175 children in a school. Actually on the children's day, 35 children were absent and therefore each child got four sweets extra. How many sweets were available in all for distribution  A) 2480  B) 2680  C) 2750  D) 2800  View Answer   Answer : 2800

2) A person is to go up a tree 60 feet high. In every second, he climbs 5 feet but slips down four feet. After how many seconds, will he be able to reach the top of the tree  A) 60 seconds  B) 59 seconds  C) 56 seconds  D) 58 seconds  View Answer   Answer : 56 seconds

3) Name the Indian men's hockey team main coach who resigned from his post because of a pay dispute with the Sports Authority of India (SAI)  A) Peter Fernandes  B) Terry Walsh  C) Richard Allen  D) Michael Nobbs  View Answer   Answer : Terry Walsh

4) A national emergency remains in operation, with the approval of the Parliament, for :  A) maximum period of three years  B) maximum period of one year  C) maximum period of six months  D) Indefinite period  View Answer   Answer : Indefinite period

5) Which monument at Delhi is considered as precursor of the Taj Mahal  A) The Safdarjung tomb  B) The Moti Masjid  C) The Humayun's tomb  D) None of the above  View Answer   Answer : The Humayun's tomb

6) A person starts from a point A and travels 3 km eastwards to B; then turns left and travels thrice that distance to reach C. He again turns left and travels five times the distance he covered between A & B and reaches his destination D. The shortest distance between the starting point and the destination is :  A) 12 km  B) 15 km  C) 16 km  D) 18 km  View Answer   Answer : 15 km

7) The remains of Vijayanagar kingdom can be found in :  A) Bijapur  B) Golkunda  C) Hampi  D) Bidar  View Answer   Answer : Hampi

8) A train, when it moves at an average speed of 40 kmph, reaches its destination on time, When its average speed becomes 35 kmph, it reaches its destination 15 minutes late. Find the length of the journey  A) 70 km  B) 60 km  C) 80 km  D) None of the above  View Answer   Answer : 70 km
\begin{aligned} \text{Timing differences is = 15 min}\\ = \frac{1}{4} hr\\ \text{Length of journey be x km}\\ \text{Therfore, }\frac{x}{35}  \frac{x}{40} = \frac{1}{4}\\ \text{8x  7x = 70}\\ x = 70 km\\ \end{aligned} 
9) A shopkeeper sold a TV set for RS 17940 at a discount of 8 PERC and gained 19.6 PERC. If no discount is allowed, what will be his gain percent  A) 25 PERC  B) 36.4 PERC  C) 30 PERC  D) None of these  View Answer   Answer : 30 PERC

10) Find the next term in the series A, D, G, J, ?  A) K  B) l  C) M  D) N  View Answer   Answer : M

 