Pipe and Cistern Mock Test – Online Practice Set of Objective MCQs Questions with Answer and Solution for SSC CGL, CHSL, Competitive Exams.

**Quiz : Maths – Pipe and Cistern**

Medium : English

All Type questions of Pipe and Cistern topic

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### #1. Two pipes A and B can separately fill a tank in 2 hours and 3 hours respectively. If both the pipes are opened simultaneously in the empty tank, then the tank will be filled in :

### #2. A water tank can be filled by a tap in 30 minutes and another tap can fill it in 60 minutes. If both the taps are kept open for 5 minutes and then the first tap is closed, how long will it take for the tank to be full?

### #3. A tank can be filled by pipe A in 2 hours and pipe B in 6 hours. At 10 a.m., the pipe A was opened. At what time will the tank be filled if pipe B is opened at 11 a.m.?

### #4. A pipe can fill a tank in ‘x’ hours and another pipe can empty it in ‘y’ (y > x) hours. If both the pipes are open, in how many hours will the tank be filled?

### #5. A tap can fill a cistern in 8 hours and another tap can empty it in 16 hours. If both the taps are open, the time (in hours) taken to fill the tank will be :

### #6. Two pipes A and B can separately fill a cistern in 60 minutes and 75 minutes respectively. There is a third pipe in the bottom of the cistern to empty it. If all the three pipes are simultaneously opened, then the cistern is filled in 50 minutes. In how much time the third pipe alone can empty the cistern?

### #7. Pipe A can fill an empty tank in 6 hours and pipe B in 8 hours. If both the pipes are opened and after 2 hours pipe A is closed, how much time B will take to fill the remaining tank?

### #8. 12 pumps working 6 hours a day can empty a completely filled reservoir in 15 days. How many such pumps working 9 hours a day will empty the same reservoir in 12 days?

### #9. \(\frac34\) part of a tank is full of water. When 30 litres of water is taken out, the tank becomes empty. The capacity of the tank is :

### #10. A cistern has two pipes. One can fill it with water in 8 hours and other can empty it in 5 hours. In how many hours will the cistern be emptied if both the pipes are opened together when \(\frac34\) of the cistern is already full of water?

### #11. A tank has two pipes. The first pipe can fill it in 4 hours and the second can empty it in 16 hours. If two pipes be opened together at a time, then the tank will be filled in :

### #12. A tap can fill a cistern in 40 minutes and a second tap can empty the filled cistern in 60 minutes. By mistake without closing the second tap, the first tap was opened. In how many minutes will the empty cistern be filled?

### #13. A tap can fill a tank in 6 hours. After half the tank is filled, three more similar taps are opened. What is the total time taken to fill the tank completely?

### #14. Pipe A can fill a tank in 4 hours and pipe B can fill it in 6 hours. If they are opened on alternate hours and if pipe A is opened first, in how many hours, the tank shall be full?

### #15. A boy and girl together fill a cistern with water. The boy pours 4 litres of water every 3 minutes and the girl pours 3 litres every 4 minutes. How much time will it take to fill 100 litres of water in the cistern?