## Direction and Distance

#### Direction and Distance

1. I am facing east. I turn 100° in the clockwise direction and then 145° in the anti clock wise direction. Which direction am I facing now?
1. East
2. North-east
3. North
4. South-west
5. None of these

1. North east direction.

##### Correct Option: B

North east direction.

Direction: Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

1. I am facing West. I turn 45° in the clockwise direction and then 180° in the same direction and then 270° anti-clockwise. which direction am facing now?
1. south-west
2. south
3. west
4. North-west
5. East

1.               North
West ___ | ___East
|
South
According to given Question,
I am facing West.

45° + 180° - 270° = -45°

##### Correct Option: A

North
West ___ | ___East
|
South
According to given Question,
I am facing West.

45° + 180° - 270° = -45°
Anticlockwise from initial position. Hence, the required direction is south - west.

Direction: A man is standing facing the sun. He goes straight for 5 m, takes a left turn to travel 7 m, takes another left to travel 6 m, finally takes a left turn to travel 8 m and stops.

1. In which direction is he with respect to the starting point ?
1. South
2. West
3. Northeast
4. Southwest
5. .

1. Southwest

##### Correct Option: D

Southwest

1. How far is the he from the start ?
1. 2 m
2. 1 m
3. 2
4. 2√2 m

1. The required distance = √12 + √12 = √2 m

##### Correct Option: C

The required distance = √12 + √12 = √2 m

1. Kunal walks 10 kilometers towards North. From there, he walks 6 kilometers towards South. Then, he walks 3 kilometers towards East. How far and in which direction is he with reference to his starting point?
1. 5 kilometers West
2. 5 kilometers North-east
3. 7 kilometers East
4. 7 kilometers West
5. None of these

1. Use Pythagoras formula.

##### Correct Option: E

Using of Pythagoras,