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A 270 metres long train running at the speed of 120 kmph crosses another train running in opposite direction at the speed of 80 kmph in 9 seconds. What is the length of the other train?

A. 230 meter

B. 240 meter

C. 260 meter

D. 320 meter

Correct Answer :

A. 230 meter


Relative speed = (120 + 80) km/hr     = 200 x 518 m/sec= 5009 m/sec. Let the length of the other train be x metres.Then, x + 2709 = 5009 x + 270 = 500 x = 230.

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