# Aptitude Questions and Quiz on 'Direction Sense Test' Set 10

### Question 1

Garden is 8 km to the West of Colony. Mosque is 4 km to the South of Colony. Church is 4 km to the East of Mosque. Mandir is 6 km to the North of Church. Gurudwara is 8 km to the West of Mandir. Chowk(crossroads in English) is 2 km to the South of Gurudwara.

How far is Market from Church ?

A

11 km.

B

8 km.

C

15 km.

D

5 km.

Soln.
Ans: b

### Question 2

A honey bee takes off from a flower and travels straight for 15 m to the West. Then she turns left and goes 10m in a straight line,. After this she turns right and goes for 18 m, again in a straight line. Now in which direction is she going ?

A

South.

B

South-West.

C

West.

D

North-East.

Soln.
Ans: c

The movement of the honey bee is as given below :

### Question 3

The school of Prince is located at a walking distance from her house. When she wishes to go to school, she goes toward North and turns left. After walking a few yards, she turns right, and finally she turns left and reaches her school. In which direction is her school situated with respect to her home ?

A

North-east.

B

North-west.

C

South-east.

D

South-west.

Soln.
Ans: b

It is clear from the diagram that school is in North-west direction with respect to home.

### Question 4

One morning Kamala and Sham were talking to each other face to face at a road crossings(chauraha in Hindi). If Sham's shadow was exactly to the left of Kamala, which direction was kamala facing ?

A

East.

B

West.

C

North.

D

South.

Soln.
Ans: c

Sun is in the east. So Sham's shadow is in the west. This means west is on the left side of Kamala. So she must be facing North.

### Question 5

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

A

West.

B

South.

C

North.

D

South-West.

Soln.
Ans: d

Hence reqd. direction is South-West.