Basic Maths Mcqs

Q.  A can lay a railway track between two given stations in 16 days and B can do the same job in 12 days. With help of C, they did the job in 4 days only. Then, C alone can do the job in_________?

a. 4
b. 9.6
c. 9
d. 10


ANSWER: See Answer
 
Part of work completed by A and B in 4 days
= 4*((1/16) + (1/12))
= 7/12 C can complete 5/12th of the work in 4 days C can complete the whole job in
4÷(5/12) = 9.6 days
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