Direction Sense Set 21

Q1. John’s house is situated in North direction from his uncle’s office at the distance of 100m.His uncle’s house is situated in west from his uncle’s office at the distance of 200m.Kabir is the friend of John, Kabir lives at 100m far in the east direction from John’s house .Kabir’s Office is in south direction from his house at the distance of 100m.How far is Uncle’s house from Kabir’s office?
(a) 200m
(b) 300m
(c) 400m
(d)500m
(e) none of these

1.Ans.(b);
Sol.

Q2. A school driver drives school bus in north direction for a distance of 2km. Then he turns the bus left side and drives 5km straight. Then he turns bus in left side twice for a distance of 8km and 5km respectively. At last once more he took left turn and go for a distance of 1 km. How far is he from the starting point and in which direction he should drive for reaching starting point?
(a) 3km, North direction
(b) 7km, West direction
(c) 6km, South direction
(d) 6km, West direction
(e) 5km, North direction

2.Ans.(e);
Sol.

Q3. A man travels 2 km to the north and turns east and travels 10 km and again he turns north and travels 3 km and again turns to east and travels 2 km. How far is he from the starting point?
(a) 10km
(b) 13km
(c) 15km
(d) 17km
(e) none of these

3.Ans.(b);
Sol.

Q4. Rajesh walked 8 km towards south-west direction. He turned to east direction and walked 20 km. Then he turned to north-east direction and walked 8km and after to west direction for 6km.Then he turned to north east direction and walked 2 km straight after he turned west direction and walked 4km.Once more he turned south-west and walked 2km.How far is he from the starting point?
(a)12km
(b)10km
(c)8km
(d)6km
(e)none of these

4.Ans.(b);
Sol.

Directions (5–7): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
A poll was held in a particular constituency last month. Rakesh, who is a voter of that constituency, walked 40 metres towards east from his home and took a right turn and walked 20 metres. He again took a right turn and walked 30 metres. Finally he took a right turn and reached the polling station, which was 10 metres away from the previous point.
Q5.In which direction was the polling station located from the starting point?
(a)South
(b) Southeast
(c) Northeast
(d) Northwest
(e) East
Q6.What was the total distance covered by Rakesh to reach the polling station?
(a) 100m
(b) 40m
(c) 80m
(d) 60m
(e) 50m
Q7.In which direction was the polling station located from its first turning point?
(a)South-west
(b) north-west
(c) North-east
(d) south-east
(e) None of these

5.Ans. (b)
6.Ans. (a)
7.Ans. (a)

Directions (8-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
Point D is 14 m towards the West of Point A. Point B is 4 m towards the South of point D. Point F is 9 m towards the South of point D. Point E is 7 m towards the East of point B. Point C is 4 m towards the North of point E. Point G is 4 m towards the South of point A.
Q8. Which of the following points are in a straight line?
(a)D, E, A
(b) E, G, C
(c) D, B, G
(d) E, G, B
(e) F, B, C
Q9. A is in which direction with respect to C?
(a)East
(b) West
(c) North
(d) South
(e) Cannot be determined
Q10. If a person walks 5 m towards North from point F and then takes a right turn, which of the following points would he reach first?
(a) G
(b) D
(c) E
(d) A
(e) C