# Mathematical Aptitude - Calender Questions

>>>>>>>>Calender Questions

• Option : B
• Explanation : By the end of centuries 400, 800, 1200, 1600, 2000, 2400, and so on, there are no extra days left. It means that the last year 2000 was Sunday. As per convention, the week starts with Monday and hence, the next day after last day of year 2000, i.e., January 1, 2001, is Monday.

• Option : B
• Explanation : There is increase of 1 day (odd day) in the subsequent year. In case of a leap year (if the day is after February), then there will be increase of two days.
Although 1996 is a leap year, the day in question is in January, so there will be increase of one day. Thus, January 1, 1996 is Monday.

• Option : B
• Explanation : Although 1980 is a leap year, it would not have any impact on the calculation as the date in the question is in January month (and before 28th February). Thus, it is assumed as a normal year. There is a gain of one day in the next year. However, here, we will do backward calculation, subtract 1 day from the year 1980. If it was Saturday, then the same day in the previous year was to be Friday

• Option : A
• Explanation : October has 31 days. 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th dates of October will be Mondays. Thus, 1st November will be a Thursday.

• Option : B
• Explanation : First Wednesday of the month will be on 4th day of the month, 2nd will be on 11th, 3rd Wednesday on 18th, and 4th Wednesday on 25th. Now, three days after 25th, which means 25 + 4 = 29th day of the month.

## Description

• Calendar Questions can be used to give quizzes by any candidate who is preparing for UGC NET Paper 1
• This Calendar Questions section will help you test your analytical skills in a tricky method, thereby giving you an edge over other students
• All candidates who have to appear for the Kendriya Vidyalaya Entrance exam can also refer to this mcq section.