Height and Distance Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams

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Height and Distance Questions

Height and Distance Questions asked in many competitive exams and Height and Distance problems are also important for SSC and Bank exams point of view.

Here I am sharing important Height and Distance Questions and answers to practice for the competitive exam. Try to solve yourself Height and Distance Questions for better practice.

You practice height and distance formulas with examples and also try to solve height and distance questions in Hindi.


Height and Distance Questions and Answers for SSC and Bank Exams:

Q.1. A man is watching from the top of a tower a boat speeding away from the tower. The boat makes an angle of depression of 450 with the man’s eye when at a distance of 60 metres from the tower. After 5 seconds, the angle of depression becomes 300. What is the approximate speed of the boat, assuming that it is running in still water?

(a) 32 kmph

(b) 36 kmph

(c) 38 kmph

(d) 40 kmph

(e) 42 kmph


Ans .   A


Q.2. The top of a 15-meter-high tower makes an angle of elevation of 600 with the bottom of an electric pole and angle of elevation of 30 with the top of the pole. What is the height of the electric pole?

(a) 5 meters

(b) 8 meters

(c) 10 meters

(d) 12 meters

(e) None of these


Ans .   C


Q.3. An observer 1.6 m tall is  m away from a tower. The angle of elevation from his eye to the top of the tower is 300. The height of the tower is 

(a) 21.6 m

(b) 23.2 m

(c) 24.72 m

(d) None of these


Ans .   A


Q.4. The angle of elevation of the top of a tower from a certain point is 300. If the observer moves 20 m toward the tower, the angle of elevation of the top of the tower increases by 150. The high of the tower is:

(a) 17.3 m

(b) 21.9 m

(c) 27.3 m

(d) 30 m


Ans .   C

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Q.5. The angle of elevation of the sun, when the length of the of the shadow of a tree is  times the height of the tree, is: 

(a) 300

(b) 450

(c) 600

(d) 900


Ans .   A

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