# Clock MCQ Questions & Answers

Clock MCQs : This section focuses on the "Clock". These Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) should be practiced to improve the Clock skills required for various interviews (campus interview, walk-in interview, company interview), placement, entrance exam and other competitive examinations.

Question 1

An accurate clock shows 8 o'clock in the morning. Through how may degrees will the hour hand rotate when the clock shows 2 o'clock in the afternoon?

A. 144°
B. 150°
C. 168°
D. 180°

Question 2

The reflex angle between the hands of a clock at 10.25 is:

A. 180°
B. 192 1/2°
C. 195°
D. 197 1/2°

Question 3

A clock is started at noon. By 10 minutes past 5, the hour hand has turned through:

A. 145°
B. 150°
C. 155°
D. 160°

Question 4

A watch which gains 5 seconds in 3 minutes was set right at 7 a.m. In the afternoon of the same day, when the watch indicated quarter past 4 o'clock, the true time is:

A. 59 7/12 min. past 3
B. 4 p.m.
C. 58 7/11 min. past 3
D. 2 3/11 min. past 4

Question 5

How much does a watch lose per day, if its hands coincide every 64 minutes?

A. 32 8/11 min.
B. 36 5/11 min.
C. 90 min.
D. 96 min.

Question 6

At what time between 7 and 8 o'clock will the hands of a clock be in the same straight line but, not together?

A. 5 min. past 7
B. 5 2/11 min. past 7
C. 5 3/11 min. past 7
D. 5 5/11 min. past 7

Question 7

At what time between 5.30 and 6 will the hands of a clock be at right angles?

A. 43 5/11 min. past 5
B. 43 7/11 min. past 5
C. 40 min. past 5
D. 45 min. past 5

Question 8

The angle between the minute hand and the hour hand of a clock when the time is 4.20, is:

A. 0°
B. 10°
C. 5°
D. 20°

Question 9

At what angle the hands of a clock are inclined at 15 minutes past 5?

A. 58 1/2°
B. 64°
C. 67 1/2°
D. 72 1/2°

Question 10

At 3:40, the hour hand and the minute hand of a clock form an angle of:

A. 120°
B. 125°
C. 130°
D. 135°

Question 11

How many times are the hands of a clock at right angle in a day?

A. 22
B. 24
C. 44
D. 48

Question 12

The angle between the minute hand and the hour hand of a clock when the time is 8.30, is:

A. 80°
B. 75°
C. 60°
D. 105°

Question 13

How many times in a day, are the hands of a clock in straight line but opposite in direction?

A. 20
B. 22
C. 24
D. 48

Question 14

At what time between 4 and 5 o'clock will the hands of a watch point in opposite directions?

A. 45 min. past 4
B. 40 min. past 4
C. 50 4/11 min. past 4
D. 54 6/11 min. past 4

Question 15

At what time between 9 and 10 o'clock will the hands of a watch be together?

A. 45 min. past 9
B. 50 min. past 9
C. 49 1/11 min. past 9
D. 48 2/11 min. past 9

Question 16

A watch which gains uniformly is 2 minutes low at noon on Monday and is 4 min. 48 sec fast at 2 p.m. on the following Monday. When was it correct?

A. 2 p.m. on Tuesday
B. 2 p.m. on Wednesday
C. 3 p.m. on Thursday
D. 1 p.m. on Friday

Question 17

How many times in a day, the hands of a clock are straight?

A. 22
B. 24
C. 44
D. 48

Question 18

How many times do the hands of a clock coincide in a day?

A. 20
B. 21
C. 22
D. 24