# Clocks and Calendars Quiz Set 40

### Question 1

Which of the following ears is not a leap year?

A

2000.

B

1200.

C

700.

D

1600.

Soln.
Ans: c

As 700 is not exactly divisible by 400, so 700 is not leap year.

### Question 2

Manpreet correctly remembers that her father's birthday is after eighteenth May but before twenty second May. Her brother correctly remembers that their father's birthday is before twenty fourth May but after twentieth May. On which date in May was definitely their father's birthday?

A

twentieth.

B

Nineteenth.

C

Eighteenth.

D

Twenty first.

Soln.
Ans: d

According to Manpreet her father's birthday = 19, 20, 21.

According to Manpreet's brother birthday is = 21, 22, 23.

Common day 21 May.

### Question 3

Harmeet took the calendar of the year 1990 and with its help he came to know about the days of the year. Can he use the same calendar for any other year? If so then for which year?

A

1998.

B

2001.

C

2005.

D

2004.

Soln.
Ans: b

After 11 years the calendar is repeated. Hence, it can be used after 11 years in 2001.

### Question 4

Akshat is 10 weeks and 12 days older than me, whereas Jashn is 46 weeks and 13 days older than Akshat. If Jashn was born on a Tuesday, on which day of the week was I born?

A

Saturday.

B

Thursday.

C

Sunday.

D

Wednesday.

Soln.
Ans: a

Jashn is 10 + 46 = 56 weeks and 12 + 13 = 25 days older than me. Weeks are in multiples of 7 days. So we can ignore them. We can deal with the 25 days alone. Since 25 = 3 X 7 + 4, the excess days are 4. So we can count the day to Tuesday + 4 = Saturday.

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### Question 5

Which of these is not a leap year?

A

2088.

B

2151.

C

2300.

D

1973.

Soln.
Ans: a

The year 2088 is a leap year because it is divisible by 4 but not by 100.