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A train 240 m long passes a pole in 24 seconds. How long will it take to pass a platform 650 m long?

A. 65 sec

B. 89 sec

C. 100 sec

D. 150 sec

Answer: Option B

Solution(By Examveda Team)

$$\eqalign{ & {\text{Speed}} = {\frac{{240}}{{24}}} \,{\text{m/sec}} = 10\,{\text{m/sec}} \cr & \therefore {\text{Required}}\,{\text{time}} \cr & {\text{ = }}\, {\frac{{240 + 650}}{{10}}} \,{\text{sec}}. \cr & = 89\,sec. \cr} $$

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Comments ( 1 )

  1. Manju Nirjara
    Manju Nirjara :
    1 year ago

    How the 10 m/s came

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