# IGCSE Mathematics Paper-1: Specimen Questions with Answers 76 - 77 of 175

## Question number: 76

### Write in Short

Hiren leaved his uncle’s home at by bus and due to traffic they wait till and then he reached at his home town at , then how much time he spend in travelling?

### Explanation

Here,

Hiren leaved at and reached at so 8 to 12 means **4 hours**, from 07: 35 to 08: 00 means **25 minutes**, and then 03: 40 means **3 hours and 40 minutes**.

So, **he spent total of**:

## Question number: 77

### Write in Short

The table below is part of a bus timetable

Downtown | 11: 15 | 12: 30 | 13: 10 | 13: 40 |

New York | 11: 25 | 12: 40 | 13: 20 | 13: 50 |

Manhattan | 11: 29 | 12: 44 | 13: 24 | 13: 54 |

(a) The 11: 15 bus left the Downtown on time and arrived at Manhattan 2 minutes early. How many minutes did it take to reach Manhattan?

(b) Merry walked to the bus stop at New York and arrived at 12: 56. The next bus arrived on time. How many minutes did Merry wait for the bus?

### Explanation

(a) Here, bus left Downtown at 11: 15 and reached at Manhattan 2 minutes early but its arrival time is 11: 29 at Manhattan so it reached at 11: 27.

- So, minutes it had taken to reach at Manhattan.

(b) Here, Merry reached at New York at 12: 56.

- But last bus was gone at 12: 40 and next bus would come at 13: 20.
- So, he did wait from 12: 56 to 13: 20 () means

Minutes.