### Exercise :: Races and Games - General Questions

- Races and Games - Important Formulas
- Races and Games - General Questions

6. | In a race of 200 m, A can beat B by 31 m and C by 18 m. In a race of 350 m, C will beat B by: |
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Answer: Option B Explanation: A : B = 200 : 169. A : C = 200 : 182.
When C covers 182 m, B covers 169 m.
Therefore, C beats B by (350 - 325) m = 25 m. |

7. | In 100 m race, A covers the distance in 36 seconds and B in 45 seconds. In this race A beats B by: |
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Answer: Option A Explanation:
A beats B by 20 metres. |

8. | In a game of 100 points, A can give B 20 points and C 28 points. Then, B can give C: |
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Answer: Option B Explanation: A : B = 100 : 80. A : C = 100 : 72.
B can give C 10 points. |

9. | In a 200 metres race A beats B by 35 m or 7 seconds. A's time over the course is: |
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Answer: Option C Explanation: B runs 35 m in 7 sec.
B's time over the course = 40 sec. A's time over the course (40 - 7) sec = 33 sec. |

10. | A can run 22.5 m while B runs 25 m. In a kilometre race B beats A by: |
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Answer: Option A Explanation:
B beats A by 100 m. |