Aptitude - Calendar Online Quiz



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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Calendar. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Q 1 - What was the week's day on fourth June, 2002?

A - Tuesday

B - Sunday

C - Monday

D - Friday

Answer : A

Explanation

4Th.june, 2002 = (2001 years+ period from 1.1.2002 to. 4.6.2002.
Odd days in 1600 years = 0
Odd days in 400 years = 0
Odd days in 1 customary years = 1

Odd days in 2001 years = (0+0+1)=1

Jan + Feb. +March +April+ May +June
(31 + 28 +31+ 30 + 31 +4 = 155 days=22 weeks +1 day = 1 odd days

Aggregate no. of odd days = (1+1) = 2
∴ required day is Tuesday.

Q 2 - What was the week's day on sixteenth July, 1776?

A - Wednesday

B - Tuesday

C - Friday

D - Saturday

Answer : B

Explanation

16 July, 1776 
= (1775 years + period from 1.1.1776 to 16.7.1776.
Checking of odd days.
No. of odd days in 1600 years =0 
No. of odd days in 100 years = 5 

75 years= 18 jump years+57 conventional years
= (18*2+57*1) odd days = 93 odd days
= (13 weeks +2 days) = 2 odd days.
∴ 1775 years have= (0+5+2) odd days= 7 days= 0 days

Jan + Feb. + March + April + May + June + July
31 +29 + 31 + 30 + 31 + 30 +16 = 198 days

198 days = (28 weeks+2 days) = 2 odd days
=Total no. of odd days = (0+2) = 2

Thus, the required day is Tuesday.

Q 3 - Jan.1 2008 is Tuesday. What date of the week lies on Jan 1, 2009?

A - Monday

B - Wednesday

C - Thursday

D - Friday

Answer : C

Explanation

The year 2008 is a jump year.
So, it has 2 odd days.
First day of the year 2008 is Tuesday (Given).

In this way, first day of the year 2009 is 
2 days past Tuesday.
Subsequently, it will be Thursday.

Q 4 - On sixth March, 2005 Monday falls. What was the day of the week on sixth March, 2004?

A - Sunday

B - Saturday

C - Tuesday

D - Wednesday

Answer : B

Explanation

The year 2004 is a jump year. 
In this way, it has 2 odd days.
∴ The day on sixth March, 2005 will be 2 days.

past the day on sixth Walk, 2004.
Yet, sixth March, 2005 is Monday.
∴ sixth March, 2004 is Saturday.

Answer : D

Explanation

We might discover the day on first April, 2001.
First April , 2001=(2000 year + Period structure 1.1.2001 to 1.4.2001)
Odd days in 1600 years =0.
Odd days in 400 year =0.

Jan Feb March April
31 + 28 + 31 + 1 = 91 days =0 odd day.

Aggregate number of odd days= (0+0+0) =0.

On first April, 2001 it was Sunday.
In April, 2001 Wednesday falls on 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th.

Q 6 - What will be the day of the week on fifteenth 2010?

A - Sunday

B - Monday

C - Tuesday

D - Friday

Answer : A

Explanation

fifteenth August,2010 =(2009 years+ Period from 1.1.2010 to 15.8.2010)
Odd days in 1600 years = 0.
Odd days in 400 years = 0.

9 year = (2 jump year +7 conventional years)
= (2*2+7*1) = 11 odd days= 4 odd days

Jan + feb + March + April + May + June + July + august
31+28+31+30+31+30+31+15 = 227 days =(32 weeks +3 days )
= 3 odd days

Aggregate no. of odd days = (0+0+4+3) =7
= 0 odd day

Given day is Sunday.

Q 7 - The last day of a century can't be:

A - Monday

B - Wednesday

C - Tuesday

D - Friday

Answer : C

Explanation

100 years contain 5 odd days.
∴ Last day of first century is Friday. 

200 years contain (5*2) = 3 odd days.
∴ Last day of second century is Wednesday.

300 year contain (5*3) =15=1 odd day.
∴ Last day of third century is Monday.

400 year contain 0 odd days.
∴ Last day of fourth century is Sunday.

The cycle is repeated.
∴ Last day of a century can't be Tuesday or Thursday or Saturday.

Q 8 - Which of the accompanying is not a leap year?

A - 700

B - 800

C - 1200

D - 2000

Answer : A

Explanation

The century divisible by 400 is a leap year.
∴ The year 700 is not a jump year.

Q 9 - It was Sunday on Jan 1, 2006. Discover the week's day on Jan 1, 2010.

A - Sunday

B - Saturday

C - Friday

D - Wednesday

Answer : C

Explanation

On 31st December,2005 it was Saturday.
Number of odd days frame the year 2006 to the year 2009=(1+1+2+1)=5 days.

∴ On 31st December 2009 , it was Thursday.
In this way, on first jan, 2010 it is Friday.


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