Direction Sense Test Quiz Set 07

Question 1

A student wants to reach his University. He started walking towards the east and reaches a road crossings(chauraha in Hindi). He is facing the road that is going towards the east. There is a hospital on that road. The road to his left is going towards a theater. In which direction is the University?

A

North.

B

South.

C

East.

D

West.

Soln.
Ans: b

University is in South.

Question 2

Komal drove her car for 30 kms in the North direction. Then she turned left and drove for 40 kms. Then she turned left again and drove for yet another 30 kms. Again she turned left and drove her car 50 kms. How far is she from the initial position ?

A

10 kms.

B

50 kms.

C

30 kms.

D

None.

Soln.
Ans: a

Komal started from 1 and finished at 5 The actual distance between 1 and 5 is only 10 km.

Question 3

Poonam Dua moves towards South-East a distance of 7 m, then she moves towards West and travels a distance of 14 m. From here she moves towards North-West a distance of 7 m and finally she moves a distance of 4 m towards east. How far is she now from the starting point ?

A

3 m.

B

4 m.

C

10 m.

D

11 m.

Soln.
Ans: c

Reqd. distance = 14 - 4 = 10 m.

Question 4

A herd of elephants walked 25 km towards south. Then it turned to the left and walked 20 km. It then turned to left again and walked 25 km. The it turned to its right and walked 15 km. At what distance is the herd from the starting point and in which direction ?

A

35 km East.

B

35 km North.

C

40 km East.

D

60 km East.

Soln.
Ans: a

Reqd. distance = EI.

= 20 + 25.

= 35 km towards east

Question 5

A ship sailed 30 km towards South, took a left turn and sailed for 15 km. It then took a right turn and travelled for 20 km. After taking another right turn it travelled for 15 km. How far is it from the starting point ?

A

95 km.

B

150 km.

C

50 km.

D

30.

Soln.
Ans: c

Required distance EJ = (EF + FJ) = (30 + 20 ) = 50.