MISSION IBPS EXAM: Directions concepts and shortcuts part 2

Q 1.A person is walking towards west for 25m later he turns left and walks 30 meters. Again he takes left and walks 50 meters. Later he takes left and walks 38 meters. Finally  he walks 21 meters to his left. How far is he from the starting point and in which direction?

 (1) 20 – SW
 (2) 80 – NE
 (3) 4√5-  NE
 (4) 5 – SW
 (5) None of the above

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Q 2.Shiva is facing N, he turns 180* and 45* in clockwise direction and then 270* in anti-clockwise direction. Finally again turns 180*. What is this facing direction now?

 (1) SE
 (2) SW
 (3) South
 (4) North east
 (5) None of the above

Q 3.A lady runs 12 km towards north. Then 6 km towards south and 8 km towards east. How for is she from her starting point and in which direction?

 (1) NE – 20 km
 (2) NE – 15 km
 (3) NW – 10 km
 (4) NE – 10 km
 (5) None of the above

Q 4.Point ‘D’ is 14m to its west point of ‘A’.
   Point ‘B’ is  4m towards south of ‘D’.
   Point ‘F’ is  9m towards south of ‘D’.
   Point ‘E’ is 7m towards east of ‘B’
   Point ‘C’ is 4m towards north of ‘E’.
   Point ‘G’ is 4m towards south of ‘A’.

(I) Which of the following points are in straight line?
  (1) DEA
  (2) EGC
  (3) DBG
  (4) EGB
  (5) FBC

(II) Point A is in which direction with respect to ‘C’?
  (1) North
  (2) South
  (3) East
  (4) West
  (5) None of the above

(III) If a person walks 5m towards north from point ‘F’ and then takes a right turn and started  walking. Which of the following points would he reach.
  (1) G
  (2) D
  (3) E
  (4) A
  (5) C

(IV) Point D and C are in which direction of point G?

  (1) North East
  (2) West
  (3) North West
  (4) South West
  (5) None of the above


 Q 5. A+B means A is 10m ‘N’ of B
     A-B means A is 10m ‘S’ of B
     A*B means A is 5 m ‘E’ of B
     A@B means A is 15m ‘W’of B


(I) In a code “P+O-R×S@T” is written, the point ‘P’ is in which direction of point T?

  (1) East
  (2) South
  (3) west
  (4) NW
  (5) None

(II) What is the distance between point ‘P’ and ‘S’ in the above expression?

  (1) 5m
  (2) 7m
  (3) 10m
  (4) 15m
  (5) None of the above

Q 6. Raju is walking towards west, be takes 3 turns while walking. All at a backward angle of 45* towards his right, right and left find in which direction is he facing now?

  (1) NS
  (2) East
  (3) West
  (4) NE
  (5) None of the above

SHADOWS CONCEPT:

If sun rises in the east shadow will be in the west (morning time)
If sun sets in the west shadow will be in the east Evening time i.e. after 12:00 PM)
At exactly 12:00 there is no shadow (mid noon of midnight)




Q 7. In the Evening time Rekha is walking on the ground If her shadow is towards right then what is the facing direction of Rekha?

(1) North
(2) South
(3) East
(4) West
(5) None of the above

Q 8.  In the morning time, 2 persons A and B are talking to each other, standing in a straight line in a ground. If A’s shadow direction is to the left of B. What is the face direction of B?

 (1) north
 (2) south
 (3) east
 (4) west
 (5) none

Answers:
1) 3
2) 1
3) 4
4) I) 4
   II) 3
  III) 3
  IV) 3
5) I) 3
   II) 1
6) 4
7) 1
8) 1

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