You may solve the simple probability, “Given a set of n randomly chosen people, what is the probability of two people having same birthday?” You may also solve, “At least how many people need to be picked to make the probability 100% that at least two of them have same birthday?” Answer to the second question is […]
A person rides a cycle at a constant speed. When he drives in the direction of the wind, he is able to go 35 km in 5 hrs. While returning, when the wind was against the direction of his driving, he took 7hrs for the same distance. At what speed does he rides when there is no wind?
There are 50 bikes, each with a tank that has the capacity to go 100 kms (when the fuel is full). Fuel tanks of all the bikes are full. Using these 50 bikes, what is the maximum distance that you can go?
Two friends decided to get together and start riding bikes towards each other, both at a speed of 6 km/hr (starting at the same time). The live 36 km apart and hence will meet halfway. One of them have a pet pigeon and it starts flying the instant the friends start traveling. The pigeon flies […]
If the digits of my present age are reversed then I get current age of my son. If one year ago my age was twice the age of my son. Find my present age.
If the base of a Right angled triangle is increased 4 times and height is reduced to half, what will be the effect on its area ?