RBI Grade B

RBI Grade B

Boats and streams questions are one of the most frequently asked questions in the Quantitative Aptitude section. Questions from this topic are asked in Banking, Railways and SSC exams. You can expect this topic in exams like IBPS PO, SBI PO, IBPS Clerk, SBI Clerk and SSC CGL etc. It is a type of Time, Speed and Distance but have some special methods and tricks hence covered differently as a chapter. Questions on boats and streams are scoring and can be easily solved with few boats and streams formulas. It is recommended to clear your concepts about the boats and streams in order to solve any question with ease. Let’s look at some important points which should be kept in mind while solving questions of boat and streams. We will also see some of the problems on boats and streams.

  • Question : 1

    The speed of a boat in still water is 8 km/hr and speed of current is 4 km/hr. If time taken to cover a certain distance upstream is 9 hours, then how long will the boat take to cover the same distance downstream?

    Answer: 3 hrs


  • Question : 2

    The speed of a boat in still water is 5 km/hr and speed of current is 2 km/hr. If time taken to cover a certain distance upstream is 14 hours, then how long will the boat take to cover the same distance downstream?

    Answer: 6 hrs


  • Question : 3

    The speed of a boat in still water is 9 km/hr and speed of current is 5 km/hr. If time taken to cover a certain distance upstream is 14 hours, then how long will the boat take to cover the same distance downstream?

    Answer: 4 hrs


  • Question : 4

    The speed of a boat in still water is 8 km/hr and speed of current is 4 km/hr. If time taken to cover a certain distance upstream is 12 hours, then how long will the boat take to cover the same distance downstream?

    Answer: 4 hrs


  • Question : 5

    The speed of a boat in still water is 7 km/hr and speed of current is 4 km/hr. If time taken to cover a certain distance upstream is 22 hours, then how long will the boat take to cover the same distance downstream?

    Answer: 6 hrs


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