Direction Sense

1.         Krishna started from a point ‘A’ towards South and travelled 5 km. Then he turned right and travelled 2 km. Then he turned right and travelled 5 km. Then he turned left and travelled 5 km. How far is he from the point ‘A’?

(a) 5 km       (b) 7 km          (c) 15 km     (d) 17 km        (e) None

2.         I was facing East from where I turned to my left and walked 12 ft, then I turned towards right and walked 6 ft. After that I walked 6 ft in south direction and at last I walked 6 ft in the West. Then, in which direction I am standing from the original point?

(a) West       (b) East            (c) South      (d) North         (e) None

3.         A man travels 2 m toward North, then he turns towards East and travels 3 m. Finally, he travels 6 m in South direction. How far is he from his starting point?

(a) 11 m       (b) 9 m             (c) 5 m          (d) 3 m             (e) None

4.         A and B starts from a point in opposite directions. A travels 3 km and B also travels 3 km. Then, A turns towards right and travels 4 km and B turns towards right and travels 4 km. What is the distance between A and B?

(a) 8 km      (b) 10 km        (c) 12 km     (d) 14 km        (e) None

5.         Pankaj travels 25 m in North direction; he turns right and travels 20 m. Again he turns towards right and travels
25 m. Then he turns towards left and travels 15 m. In which direction and how far is Pankaj from his original position?

(a) 35 m, East                       (b) 10 m, West                     

(c) 25 m, East                       (d) 5 m, West                        (e) None

6.         Priya starts from a point ‘A’ and travels 15 m towards West, then she travels 10 m towards South. From here she turns towards East and travels 15 m and then turns towards North and travels 15 m. How far and in which direction is she finally from the starting point ‘A’?

(a) 10 m from A, North      (b) 5 m from A, North                        

(c) 5 m from A, South         (d) At A        (e) None of the above

7.         Abha starts for her school from her house. First she moves 20 m in a particular direction. Then, she turns towards left and moves 15 m. After that she turns towards right and travels 30 m. Finally she turns towards left and moves in West direction and reaches her destination after travelling 40 m. In which direction she was moving just after leaving her house?

(a) East        (b) West           (c) North      (d) South         (e) None

8.         Sanjay’s school is 10Ö2 km in North-West direction from his house. The office of his father is 10 km in South direction from the school. The multiplex hall is 10 km towards East from the school. How far and in which direction is the multiplex hall from the office of his father?

(a) 10Ö2 km, North-East                          (b) 20 km, North-East 

(c) Cannot be determined                       (d) 10 km, South-East

(e) None of the above

9.         Kunal travels 10 m from his shop and turns to his left., After that he turns to right from the crossing. After moving certain yards, he turns to left and again turns to left after moving some distance. Finally he turns to right. If at final position he is facing North direction, then which direction he was facing while coming out of his shop?

(a) South      (b) West           (c) East         (d) North         (e) None

10.      If East is replaced by South-East, then West will be replaced by which of the following directions?

(a) North-East  (b) North    (c) East         (d) West           (e) None

11.      Saurav starts from a definite point and moves towards East travelling a distance of 2 m. Then, he turns to right and travels 5 m. From here he turns to right and travels 8 m. Finally, he turns to right and moves 13 m. How far is he now from his starting point?

(a) 8 m         (b) 26 m          (c) 14 m       (d) 10 m          (e) None

Directions (12-13): The distance from point T to point S, which is in its south, is 9 m. The distance from point U to point T, which is in its east, is 11 m. The distance from point X to point W, which is in its north is 4 m. The distance from point V to point U, which is in its north, is 5 m. The distance point W and point V is 15 m and point V is in its west. The distance between point Y and the point W, where W is in its south, is 5 m.

12.      Which of the following three points are in a straight line?

(a) UTW       (b) UTY           (c) VWS       (d) TWX          (e) None

13.      What is the distance between point U and Y?

(a) 7 m         (b) 9 m             (c) 11 m       (d) 15 m          (e) None

 

 

 

ANSWERS

1. (b)         2. (d)           3. (c)           4. (b)             5. (a)           6. (b)  

7. (c)         8. (a)           9. (c)           10. (e)           11. (d)        12. (b)

13. (d)