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

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 2

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 3

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 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

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 6

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

A. 22

B. 24

C. 44

D. 48

Question 7

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 8

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 9

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 10

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 11

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 12

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

A. 22

B. 24

C. 44

D. 48

Question 13

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

A. 20

B. 21

C. 22

D. 24

Question 14

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 15

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 16

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 17

At what time, in minutes, between 3 o'clock and 4 o'clock, both the needles will coincide each other?

A. 5 1/11"

B. 12 4/11"

C. 13 4/11"

D. 16 4/11"

Question 18

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 19

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