# Clocks and Calendars Quiz Set 27

### Question 1

Sameer remembers that birthday of Rohit is after Jul 11 but before Jul 18, but Gurnam remembers that it is between 16 and 20 Jul. What is the correct date, if both of them remember well?

A

17.

B

18.

C

16.

D

15.

Soln.
Ans: a

Probable dates according to Sameer are 12; 13; 14; 15; 16; 17; Probable dates according to Gurnam are 17; 18; 19; The common date is: 17.

### Question 2

If day before yesterday was Saturday, then day after tomorrow will be-

A

Tuesday.

B

Wednesday.

C

Thursday.

D

Friday.

Soln.
Ans: b

If day before yesterday is Saturday, the today is Monday ad day after tomorrow it will be Wednesday.

### Question 3

Kirat remembers that birthday of Ranjana is after Jun 6 but before Jun 11, but John remembers that it is between 7 and 9 Jun. What is the correct date, if both of them remember well?

A

8.

B

9.

C

7.

D

6.

Soln.
Ans: a

Probable dates according to Kirat are 7; 8; 9; 10; Probable dates according to John are 8; The common date is: 8.

### Question 4

Jashn is 22 weeks and 12 days older than me, whereas Rajiv is 86 weeks and 12 days older than Jashn. If Rajiv was born on a Sunday, on which day of the week was I born?

A

Wednesday.

B

Tuesday.

C

Friday.

D

Thursday.

Soln.
Ans: a

Rajiv is 22 + 86 = 108 weeks and 12 + 12 = 24 days older than me. Weeks are in multiples of 7 days. So we can ignore them. We can deal with the 24 days alone. Since 24 = 3 X 7 + 3, the excess days are 3. So we can count the day to Sunday + 3 = Wednesday.

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### Question 5

If Thursday was the day after the day before yesterday five days ago, what is least number of days ago when Sunday was three days before the day after tomorrow?

A

Two.

B

Three.

C

Four.

D

Five.

Soln.
Ans: a

Day after the day before yesterday is yesterday. Now five days ago, yesterday was Thursday. So, five days ago, it was Friday. ∴ Today is Wednesday. Now, three days before the day after tomorrow is yesterday. Now, it is on Monday that we say 'Yesterday was Sunday'.