How Many Minutes does the Train Stop on an Average per Hour? If

A train travels at the rate of 50 km/h without stoppages and it travels at 40 km/h with stoppages. How many minutes does the train stop on an average per hour?

  1. 6 min
  2. 12 min
  3. 18 min
  4. 14 min
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 7th August 2015 in Maths.
Add Comment
  • 1 Answer(s)

    Answer: (2) 12 min

    Solution:-
    Due to stoppages, it covers 10 km less per hour.
    Time taken to cover 10 km = (10/50) x 60 = 12 min
    Then, the train stops on an average 12 min per hour.

    Hence, the correct answer is option (2) 12 min.

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 28th March 2016.
    Add Comment
  • Your Answer

    By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.