# Test: Distance And Direction- 1

## 20 Questions MCQ Test General Test Preparation for CUET | Test: Distance And Direction- 1

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QUESTION: 2

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QUESTION: 3

### If South East becomes North, North East becomes West and this trend is continued, what will be the original West become?

Solution:
• If South-east becomes North and North East becomes West, therefore, the whole figure moves through 135º. Hence, West will be South-East.
• See, Actual figure is rotating 135º anticlockwise.
• So, When West will be rotated by same degree anticlockwise. It will hold the place of south-East.
QUESTION: 4

Gaurav walks 20 metres towards North. He then turns left and walks 40 metres. He again turns left and walks 20 metres. Further, he moves 20 metres after turning to the right. How far is he from his original position ?

Solution:

Final distance from original position = AE = AD + DE = 60 metres

QUESTION: 5

Hemant started from his house and walked 3km eastward, then he turned right and walked 2km, then again he turned left and walked 1 km, then turned right and walked 2 km. He turned right again and walked 1 km and reached his school. What is the minimum distance between Hemant’s house and his school?

Solution:

Yes, the correct one is 5 Km
using pythagoras theoram.

√3 ^2 + 4^ 2 = √9+16= √25

= 5 km  is required answer

QUESTION: 6

Sushant started from his house and walked 5km north of his house. Then he turned left and walked 3km, then he turned right and walked 5km. Again he turned right and walked 3km. Where is his final destination from his house?

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QUESTION: 7

Rohan starts for morning walk towards west. He walks 1 km, then turns left and walks 600m, then turns left and walks 1.3km, again he turns right and walks 600m further.  In which direction is he moving now?

Solution:

Rohan is walking in south now

QUESTION: 8

If a man on the moped starts from a point and rides 4km south, then turns left and rides 2km, then turn again to the right to ride 4km more, towards which direction is he moving?

Solution:

The man starts riding in south direction then he rides 2 km in the east (for him his left is the east direction)and then it rides 4km in the south (for him his right is in south direction).

QUESTION: 9

Namratha walks 14 metres towards west, then turns to her right and walks 14 meters and then turns to her left and walks 10 metres. Again turning to her left she walks 14 metres. What is the shortest distance (in metres) between her starting point and her present position?

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QUESTION: 10

Jenny walked 2.5 km towards North and turned towards West. After covering 2 km’s he turned to South and walked 1.5 km’s. He then turned to East and covered 2 km’s. How far is Jenny from original point?

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QUESTION: 11

If A is to the south of B, and C is to the east of B, in what direction is A with respect to C?

Solution:

A diagram is made according to the directions given in the question. Clearly A will be South-West of C.

QUESTION: 12

Lakshay starting walking towards west and goes 10km. Then he turns left and goes 8km. He again turns left and goes 18km. In which direction is he now from his starting point?

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QUESTION: 13

Ayush starts from his house and moves towards South. He walks 100m, then turns left and walks 200m, turns right and walks 500m. How far is he from his house?

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QUESTION: 14

Tanuj started walking from a point ‘P’ towards South. After walking 40 metres he took a left turn. He then walked 30 metres and reached a point Q.  What is the straight distance between P and Q and Q is towards in which direction with reference to point P?

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QUESTION: 15

Starting from a point X Jayant walked 15 metres towards West, he turned to his left and walked 20 metres. He then turned to his left and walked 15 metres. He then further turned to his right and walked 12 metres. How far is Jayant from the point X and in which direction?

Solution:

Required distance= 20 +12
= 32 m in south direction

QUESTION: 16

A man walks 1 km to East and then he turns to South and walks 5 km. Again he turns to East and walks 2 km. After this he turns to North and walks 9 km. Now, how far is he from his starting point?

Solution:

The last position of the man is P and OEP is a Right angled triangle in which
EP = 3 km and OE = 4 km
Thus,
OP = √(32 +42)
OP = √25
OP = 5 km.

QUESTION: 17

A starts from his house and moves towards B’s house which is 4km North.  After walking for three-fourth of the distance he finds B coming towards him along with C, who is A’s enemy. Wanting to avoid him, A takes a left turn and runs for a distance of 2kms.Now, if from this point (say ‘P’) he decides to go to B’s house, how much distance would he need to cover?

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QUESTION: 18

A starts from his house and moves towards B’s house which is 4km North.  After walking for three-fourth of the distance he finds B coming towards him along with C, who is A’s enemy. Wanting to avoid him, A takes a left turn and runs for a distance of 2kms.Now, if from this point (say ‘P’) he decides to go to B’s house.

How far is A, from his own house?

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QUESTION: 19

Y is to the East of X, which is to the North-East of Z. If P is to the South of Z, then P is in which direction with respect to Y.

Solution:

P is in South-West of Y.

QUESTION: 20

A man walks 5 km toward south and then turns to the right. After walking 3 km he turns to the left and walks 5 km. Now in which direction is he from the starting place?

Solution:

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