# Direction Sense Test Quiz Set 05

### Question 1

Point A is 9 km towards the East of point B. Point C is 5 km towards the South of point A. Point D is 3 km towards the West of point C. Point E is 5 km towards the North of point D. Point M is 7 km towards the South of point D.

If a person walks in a straight line for 8 km towards West from Point C, which of the following points would he cross the first ?

A

M.

B

B.

C

E.

D

D.

Soln.
Ans: d

If a person walks in a straght line for 8 km towards West from point C, then he would be crossing 'D' first.

### 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

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 4

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.

### Question 5

A plane travelled 10 km to East, then turned North and flew another 15 km, then it turned West and covered 12 km and then turned South and covered 15 km. How far is it from the starting point ?

A

0 km.

B

2 km.

C

3 km.

D

5 km.

Soln.
Ans: b

A is the starting point in the figure below.

My distance from A = AE = EB - AB = CD - AB= 12 km - 10 km = 2 km.

Updated on 2020-02-07. Published on: 2016-02-09

Posted by Parveen(Hoven),
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