Direction Sense Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Direction Sense. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

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Q 1 - Mahadev walks towards North for 15 m and from there he goes towards left-hand side for 10 m and again turns left-hand side for 10 m. He is in which direction?

Options :

A - North-West

B - North-East

C - East

D - South

Answer : A

Explanation

When he goes towards North and turns left-hand side, he is either in North or in West. But he has traversed less in the last move than his first move by 5 m. So, he is in the North-West direction.

Q 2 - Maheswar walked for 5m towards East and from that point 4m to West. He then moved to North for 5m and turned left-hand side and walked for 1m. What is the distance covered by him from the initial point?

Options :

A - 5m

B - 9m

C - 1m

D - 8m

Answer : A

Explanation

She will be 5m towards North from the initial point.

Q 3 - Prabhat started walking from home towards North-West direction. Then his home is in which direction of him?

Options :

A - North-East

B - North-West

C - North

D - South-East

Answer : D

Explanation

As he walks towards North-West, his home will be behind him, which will be in the South-East direction.

Q 4 - Mukund walks towards North for 45 m and from there he goes left-hand side for 30 m and again turns left-hand side for 30 m. He is in which direction?

Options :

A - North-West

B - North-East

C - East

D - South

Answer : A

Explanation

When he goes towards North and turns left-hand side, he is either in North or in West. But he has traversed less in the last move than his first move by 15 m, so he is in the North-West direction.

Answer : A

Explanation

The movement of Lalit in three consecutive right-hand side direction can lead him to the West.

Q 6 - If East is replaced by North-West, then West will be replaced by

Options :

A - North-West

B - South-West

C - West

D - South-East

Answer : D

Explanation

If East will be replaced by North-West, then simultaneously each direction will shift 135 degree in anticlockwise direction and West will be replaced by South-East.

Q 7 - Salim started to move in the East direction in an open field and stopped after moving 30m. Now he turned right-hand side and moved 10 m. How much minimum distance he has to cover to reach his starting point?

Options :

A - 25m

B - 20m

C - 31m

D - 38m

Answer : C

Explanation

Here, we have to apply the Pythagoras theorem to get the answer. We will take the square of each number i.e. 30 and 10, which are 900 and 100 respectively. Next, we will add them and the result of addition is 1000. Finally, we will take the square root of the addition and the result is 31.60 m. So, the minimum distance here is 31m.

Q 8 - Kadam started to move towards North in an open field and stopped after moving 12km. Now he turned to his left-hand side and moved 5km. How much minimum distance he has to cover to reach his starting point?

Options :

A - 14km

B - 13km

C - 30km

D - 15km

Answer : B

Explanation

Here, we have to apply the Pythagoras theorem to get the answer. We will take the square of each number i.e. 12 and 5, which are 144 and 25 respectively. Next, we will add them and the result of addition is 169. Finally, we will take the square root of the addition and the result is 13 m. So, the minimum distance here is 13 m.

Q 9 - Ganesh started walking towards East. After walking 40 m, he turned towards left-hand side and walked 50 m. He then turned left-hand side and walked 40 m. He again turned left-hand side and walked 60m. How far is he from his initial position?

Options :

A - 50m

B - 40m

C - 10m

D - 20m

Answer : C

Explanation

When Ganesh walked 40m East and turned left-hand side and walked 50m and again turned left-hand side and walked 40 m, he is 50 m North of his initial position. Then he turned left-hand side and walked 60 m. So after final movement, he is 10m to the South of his initial position.

Q 10 - Bikram started walking towards North. After walking 150 m, he turned left-hand side and walked 200 m. He then turned left-hand side and walked 150 m. He again turned left-hand side and walked 250 m. How far is he from his initial position?

Options :

A - 50m

B - 40m

C - 10m

D - 20m

Answer : A

Explanation

When Bikram walked 150m North and turned left-hand side and walked 200m and again turned left-hand side and walked 150 m, he is 200 m to the West of his initial position. Then he turned left-hand side and walked 250 m. So, after the final movement, he is 50m to the East of his initial position.


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