Unformatted text preview: RECTIONS for questions 28 to 40:
Ans wer the ques tions independent of each other
28. A rich m erchant had collected m any gold coins . He did not want anybody to know about them . One day, his
wife as ked, "How m any gold coins do we have?" After paus ing a m om ent, he replied, "Well! If I divide the coins
into two unequal num bers , then 48 tim es the difference between the two num bers equals the difference
between the s quares of the two num bers ." The wife looked puzzled. Can you help the m erchant's wife by finding
out how m any coins the m erchant has ?
a . 96
b . 53
c. 4 3
d . n o n e o f th e s e
e .No t Atte mp te d 29.On a s traight road XY, 100 m etres long, five heavy s tones are placed two m etres apart beginning at the end
X. A worker, s tarting at X, has to trans port all the s tones to Y, by carrying only one s tone at a tim e. The m inim um
dis tance he has to travel (in m etres ) is :
a . 472
b . 422
c. 7 4 4
d . 844
e .No t Atte mp te d 30.Four hors...
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