Height and Distance MCQ Question with Answer

Height and Distance MCQ with detailed explanation for interview, entrance and competitive exams. Explanation are given for understanding.

Download Height and Distance MCQ Question Answer PDF

Try Height and Distance Mock Test

Question No : 1

The angle of elevation of the sun, when the length of the shadow of a tree 3 times the height of the tree, is:


Question No : 2

From a point P on a level ground, the angle of elevation of the top tower is 30º. If the tower is 100 m high, the distance of point P from the foot of the tower is:

149 m
156 m
173 m
200 m

Question No : 3

An observer 1.6 m tall is 203 away from a tower. The angle of elevation from his eye to the top of the tower is 30º. The heights of the tower is:

21.6 m
23.2 m
24.72 m
None of these

Question No : 4

The angle of elevation of a ladder leaning against a wall is 60º and the foot of the ladder is 4.6 m away from the wall. The length of the ladder is:

2.3 m
4.6 m
7.8 m
9.2 m

Question No : 5

A man standing at a point P is watching the top of a tower, which makes an angle of elevation of 30º with the man's eye. The man walks some distance towards the tower to watch its top and the angle of the elevation becomes 60º. What is the distance between the base of the tower and the point P?

8 units
12 units
None of these
Data inadequate

Question No : 6

Two ships are sailing in the sea on the two sides of a lighthouse. The angle of elevation of the top of the lighthouse is observed from the ships are 30° and 45° respectively. If the lighthouse is 100 m high, the distance between the two ships is:

173 m
200 m
273 m
300 m

Wanna test your skill? Here are some exams we prepared for you. So if you need to test your skill just attempt any exam from bellow.

Exam Name No. Of Q Attempted Link
Aptitude set 1 30 6773 Start
Aptitude set 2 30 2515 Start
Aptitude set 3 30 2286 Start
Aptitude set 4 30 2187 Start
Aptitude set 5 30 2048 Start
Aptitude set 6 30 2103 Start
Aptitude set 7 30 1971 Start
Aptitude set 8 30 2069 Start
Aptitude set 9 30 1952 Start
Aptitude set 10 30 2072 Start
Aptitude set 11 30 2015 Start
Aptitude set 12 30 2069 Start