__Calendars - SSC Previous Year Questions__

**1.**If the day before yesterday was Wednesday, when will Sunday be? SSC 10+2 2013, 2010

a)
Today b)Tomorrow

b)
Day after tomorrow d) Two days after tomorrow

Answer
: B

Given
that day before yesterday was Wednesday.

The day before yesterday --- Wednesday

Yesterday
----- Thursday

Today
-- Friday

Tomorrow – Saturday

The day after tomorrow --- Sunday

Hence,
the day after tomorrow will be Sunday.

**2.**If two days back it was 9

^{th}November 2014 and it was a Sunday, then tomorrow will be SSC CHSL 2015 LDC and DEO Exam

a)12

^{th}November 2014, Wednesday
b)12

^{th}November 2014, Thursday
c)13

^{th}November 2014, Wednesday
d)12

^{th}November 2014, Tuesday
Answer: A

Explanation :
Two days back was 9

^{th}November 2014, Sunday
Today => 9

^{th}November 2014 + 2 days = 11^{th}November 2014, Tuesday
Tomorrow will be => 11

^{th}November 2014, Tuesday + 1 day
= 12

^{th}November 2014, Wednesday.**3.**Given that 25

^{th}February 2008 is Monday, what day is 2

^{nd}March of 2008? SSC data entry operator LDC Exams 2012

a)Tuesday b)Saturday c)Sunday d)Monday

Answer: C

Explanation: 2008 is a leap year.

Given that 25

^{th}February 2008 is Monday.
Number of days from 26

^{th}February to 2^{nd}March => 6 days.
The day of the week on 2

^{nd}March 2008 = Monday + 6, i.e., Sunday.**4.**If 9

^{th}of the month falls on the day preceding Sunday, on what day will the 1

^{st}of the month fall? SSC CGL PRE 2000

a) Friday b)Saturday c)Sunday d)Monday

Answer
: A

Explanation :

9

^{th}of the month falls on the day preceding Sunday.
So 9

^{th}of the month falls on Saturday.
7 days before, 2

^{nd}of the month also falls on Saturday.
1

^{st}of the month falls on => Saturday – 1 = Friday**5.**Anil reached a place on Friday. He came to know that he was three days earlier than the scheduled day. If he had arrived there on the following Sunday, how many days late /early he would have been? SSC CGL PRE 2008

a) One day earlier b)
One day late c)Two days
late d) Two days earlier

Answer
: A

Explanation
:

Anil
reached the place on Friday.

Anil was 3 days earlier than the scheduled
day => Scheduled day = Friday + 3 days = Monday

If
he had reached on Sunday => Monday – Sunday = 1 day, then he would have
been one day earlier than the scheduled day

**6.**Reaching a place of appointment on Friday, I found that I was two days earlier than the scheduled day. If I had reached on the following Wednesday, how many days late would I have been?

__SSC Combined Matric level 2000__
a) one-day b)Two days c)Three
days d)Four day

Answer
: C

Explanation
:

I
reached the place on Friday and I was two days earlier than the scheduled day.

Scheduled
day = Friday + 2 = Sunday.

If I had reached on the following Wednesday,
Wednesday – Sunday = 3 days late

**7.**If the day before yesterday was Sunday, what day will it be three days after the day after tomorrow?

__SSC CGL Tier 1 2010__
a) Sunday b)
Monday c)Wednesday d)Saturday

Answer
: A

The day before yesterday was Sunday.

So
today is Sunday + 2 = Tuesday

Day
after tomorrow will be =>Tuesday + 2
= Thursday

3 days after the day after tomorrow =
Thursday + 3 =Sunday.

**8.**If the day after tomorrow is Sunday, what day was tomorrow’s day before yesterday?

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__SSC CGL Tier 1 2010__
a)
Friday b)Thursday c)Monday d)Tuesday

Answer
: B

Explanation
:

The day after tomorrow is Sunday.

Therefore, today is Sunday -2 = Friday.

Tomorrow’s day before yesterday is Today’s
Yesterday => Friday – 1 = Thursday

**9.**Suresh was born on 4

^{th}October 1999. Shashikanth was born 6 days before Suresh. The independence day of that year fell on Sunday. Which day was Shashikanth born?

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a)Tuesday b)Wednesday c)Monday d)Sunday

Answer: A

Explanation:

Suresh was born on 4

^{th}October 1999.
Shashikanth was
born 6 days before Suresh=> Shashikanth was born on 28

^{th}September 1999.
Independence day of that year fell on Sunday =>
August 15th, 1999, was Sunday.

Number of days from August 15

^{th}to September 28^{th}=> August – 16 days + September 28 days = 44 days
The total number of odd days in 44 days = 2 odd days

The day of the week on 29

^{th}October 1999 => Sunday + 2 =Tuesday**10.**If the 23

^{rd}of a month is a Sunday, what day it would have been two weeks and four more days earlier? SSC Combined Matric level PRE 2001

a)
Monday b)Tuesday c)Wednesday d)Thursday

Answer
: C

Explanation
:

Given that the 23

^{rd}of a month is a Sunday.
Total
days in two weeks and four more days are ( 2x 7 days ) +4 days = 18 days.

The number of odd days in 18 days is 4.

Two
weeks and four more days earlier => Sunday – 4 = Wednesday.

**11.**If 15

^{th}June falls 3 days after tomorrow, that is Friday, on what day will the last of the month fall?

a)
Monday b)Tuesday c)Wednesday d)Thursday

SSC CML PRE 2001

Answer: B

Explanation :

Tomorrow is Friday.

15

^{th}June falls 3 days after tomorrow =>So 15^{th}July falls on Friday + 3 =Monday
Last day of the month is June 30

^{th}.
Number of odd days from 15

^{th}June to 30^{th}June ( excluding 15^{th }June) =15 days
So the number of odd days is 1.

Therefore, the last day of the month falls on Monday + 1 =
Tuesday.

**12.**If three days after today will be Tuesday, what day was four days before yesterday?

a)
Monday b) Thursday c)Sunday d)Wednesday

SSC Combined Metric level 2002

Answer: A

Explanation
:

Three days after today will be Tuesday

Today
=> Tuesday – 3 = Saturday.

4
days before yesterday => 5 days before today => Saturday – 5 =Monday

**13.**Ann is 300 days older than Varun, and Sandeep is 50 weeks older than Ann. If Sandeep was born on Tuesday, on which day was Varun born?

a)
Monday b) Thursday c)Wednesday d)Friday

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Answer
: C

Sandeep was born
on Tuesday.

Sandeep is 50 weeks older than Ann. Then Ann was born
on Tuesday.

Ann is 300 days older than Varun means Varun is 300 days younger than Ann.

The number of odd days in 300 days = 6 odd days.

So Varun was born 6 days before Tuesday => Tuesday –
6 = Wednesday

**14.**In the year 1996, the Republic day was celebrated on Friday. On which day was the Independence day celebrated in the year 2000?

a)
Tuesday b)Monday c)Friday
d)Saturday

Answer
: A

Explanation
: The Repubilc day was celebrated on Friday.

26

^{th}January 1996 was a Friday.
The year 1996 was a leap year.

Number of odd days from 27

^{th}January 1996 to August 15^{th}, 1996 = 6 odd days
Independence day of the year 1996
was Friday + 6 = Thursday

The total number of odd days from August 15

^{th,}1996 to August 15^{th}2000 => 1 leap year + 3 ordinary years = 5 odd days
15th August 2000 was 5 days after Thursday, i.e., Tuesday

**15.**Mrs. Susheela celebrated her wedding anniversary on Tuesday, 30th September 1997. When will she celebrate her next wedding anniversary on the same day? [SSC CGL 2011]

a) 30 September 2003 b)30 September 2004

c) 30 September 2002 d)30 October 2003

Answer : A

Explanation :

Given that 30

^{th}September 1997 was Tuesday.
30th
September 1998 =>Wednesday

30th September 1999 => Thursday

30th September 2000 =>
Saturday

30th September 2001 => Sunday

30th September 2002 => Monday

30th September 2003 => Tuesday

Hence
, Mrs. Susheela will celebrate her wedding anniversary on 30

^{th}September 2003, on the same day, i.e., Saturday.