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1. At what time between 5 and 6 O’clock are the hands of a clock together.
a. 5hrs 27 (3/11) minutes
b. 6hrs 27 (3/11) minutes
c. 6hrs 27 (11/3) minutes
d. None

2. At what time between 3 and 4 O’clock are the hands of a clock in the opposite direction.
a. 3hrs 48 (6/11) minutes
b. 3hrs 49  (1/11) minutes
c. 3hrs 50  (4/11) minutes
d. 3hrs 47  (2/11) minutes

3. At what angle are the hands of a clock inclined at 5 hrs 20 minutes.
a. 100 Degrees
b. 200 Degrees
c. 300 Degrees
d. 400 Degrees

4. The time on the watch is 4:30 if the minute hand points towards the south, the hour hand will point towards.
a. south-east
b. east
c. west
d. north-west

5. A Clock is set to show the correct time at 8 am. The clock gains 10 minutes in a day. What will be the approximate time, when the watch indicate 4 pm the next day.
a. 3hrs 36 minutes
b. 3hrs 47 minutes
c. 3hrs 50 minutes
d. 3hrs 54 minutes

6. The minute hand of clock overtakes the hour hand at intervals of 62 minutes of correct time. How much in a day does the clock gain or lose.
a. 80 (80/341)
b. 80 (60/341)
c. 80 (62/341)
d. 80 (72/341)

7. The minute hand of a clock overtakes the hour hand at intervals of 66 minutes of the correct time. How much in a day does the clock gain or lose.
a. 10 (113/121 )
b. 11 (113/121)
c. 11 (109/121 )
d. 11 (110/121)

8. At what angle are the hands of a clock inclined at 25 minutes past 5?
a. 12.50 Degrees
b. 140 Degrees
c. 13.50 Degrees
d. 14.50 Degrees

9. Find the angle between the two hands of a clock of 15 minutes past 4 O’clock.
a. 38.50 Degrees
b. 36.50 Degrees
c. 37.50 Degrees
d. None of these