Real Number Problems And Solutions

Given below are the Class 10 Maths Word Problems for Real Numbers
a. HCF and LCM Problems
b. Prime Factorisation Problem
c. Division Problems
e. Word Problems

Short Answer Type

Question 1
If 3 is the least prime factor of number a and 7 is the least prime factor of numbers b, then the least prime factor of a + b, is.

Question 2
A circular field has a circumference of 360km. Three cyclists start together and can cycle 48, 60 and 72 km a day, round the field. When will they meet again?

Question 3
If the sum of LCM and HCF of two numbers is 1260 and their LCM is 900 more than their HCF, then the product of two numbers is.

Question 4
The HCF of two numbers is 145 and their LCM is 2175. If one number is 725, find the other.

Question 5
If HCF (26, 169) = 13, then LCM (26, 169) =?

Long Asnwer type

Question 6
In a seminar, the number of participants in Hindi, English and Mathematics are 60, 84 and 108, respectively. Find the minimum number of rooms required if in each room the same numbers of participants are to be seated and all of them being in the same subject.

Question 7
If the HCF of 657 and 963 is expressible in the form $657x + 963 \times (-15)$, find x.

Question 8
Find the greatest number which divides 285 and 1249 leaving remainders 9 and 7 respectively.

Question 9
Find the greatest numbers that will divide 445, 572 and 699 leaving remainders 4, 5 and 6 respectively.

Question 10
Find the greatest number which divides 2011 and 2623 leaving remainder 9 and 5 respectively.

Question 11
Find the smallest number which leaves remainders 8 and 12 when divided by 28 and 32 respectively.

Question 12
Find the smallest number which when increased by 17 is exactly divisible by both 520 and 468.

Multiple Choice Questions

Question 13
If two positive integers a and b are written as
$a = x^3y^2$ and $b = xy^3$ . x, y are prime numbers, then HCF (a, b) is
(A) $xy$
(B) $xy^2$
(D) $x^2y^2$

Question 14
If two positive integers p and q can be expressed as
p = ab2 and q a3 a, b being prime numbers, then LCM (p, q) is
(A) ab
(C)  a3b2
(D) a3b3

Question 15

Question 16
Two tankers contain 583 litres and 242 litres of petrol respectively. A container with maximum capacity is used which can measure the petrol of either tanker in exact number of litres. How many containers of petrol are there in the first tanker.


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Practice Question

Question 1 What is $1 - \sqrt {3}$ ?
A) Non terminating repeating
B) Non terminating non repeating
C) Terminating
D) None of the above
Question 2 The volume of the largest right circular cone that can be cut out from a cube of edge 4.2 cm is?
A) 19.4 cm3
B) 12 cm3
C) 78.6 cm3
D) 58.2 cm3
Question 3 The sum of the first three terms of an AP is 33. If the product of the first and the third term exceeds the second term by 29, the AP is ?
A) 2 ,21,11
B) 1,10,19
C) -1 ,8,17
D) 2 ,11,20

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