# Direction and Distance Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams

Direction and distance questions and answers from Verbal reasoning section. Direction and Distance based questions are asked in various exams. Every banking exam including IBPS PO and IBPS Clerk will have at least one question related to this topic. Direction and Distance type questions check one's sense of directions and ability to visualize.

1.

After walking 6 km, Yash turned to the right and then walked 2 km. After then Yash turned to the left and walked 10 km. In the end, Yash was moving towards the North. From which direction from final point did Yash start his journey?

[A] South-East
[B] South
[C] South-West
[D] West
[E] Cannot be determined
2.

Starting from the point M, Jatin walked 10 m towards west. He turned left and walked 15 m. He then turned left and walked 10 m. After this he turned to his right and walked 12 m. How far and in which directions is now Jatin from M?

[A] 35 m, South
[B] 47 m, East
[C] 37 m, North
[D] 27 m, South
[E] 32 m, South
3.

Aamir move 3 kms east from his starting point. He then travels 6 kms north. From that point he moves 5 kms to the east. How far is Aamir from his starting point?

[A] 10 kms
[B] 11 kms
[C] 8 kms
[D] 14 kms
[E] Cannot be determined
4.

1. If an airplane starts at point A and travels 14 miles directly north to B in south, then 48 miles directly east to C, what is the straight-line distance (in miles) from A to C?

[A] 25
[B] 34
[C] 50
[D] 2500
[E] 30
5.

A woman walks east and turns right and then from there to her left and then 45degrees to her right. In which direction did she go ?

[A] North
[B] North-west
[C] South
[D] South-east
6.

Atul travels 12 km in the southward direction and then travels 5km to the right and then travels 15km toward the right and finally travels 5km towards the east, how far is he from his starting place?

[A] 5.5 kms
[B] 3 km
[C] 13 km
[D] 6.4 km
[E] None of these
7.

A person travels 6 km towards west, then travels 5km towards north, then finally travels 6 km towards west. Where is he with respect to his starting position?

[A] 13km east
[B] 13km northeast
[C] 13km northwest
[D] 13km west
[E] None of these
8.

Two friends each travel 4 k.m in the opposite direction and then turned in there Left Hand Side and travel for another 3 k.m. Now what is the final distance between them?

[A] 8
[B] 14
[C] 20
[D] 10
[E] 9

1. Ashland is north of East Liverpool and west of Coshocton.

2. Bowling green is north of Ashland and west of Fredericktown.

3. Dover is south and east of Ashland.

4. East Liverpool is south and west of Fredericktown and west of Dover.

5. Fredericktown is north of Dover and north east of Ashland.

6. Coshocton is south of Fredericktown.

9.

Which of the towns mentioned is furthest of the north – west?

[A] Ashland
[B] Bowling green
[C] Coshocton
[D] East Liverpool
[E] Fredericktown

1. Ashland is north of East Liverpool and west of Coshocton.

2. Bowling green is north of Ashland and west of Fredericktown.

3. Dover is south and east of Ashland.

4. East Liverpool is south and west of Fredericktown and west of Dover.

5. Fredericktown is north of Dover and north east of Ashland.

6. Coshocton is south of Fredericktown.

10.

Which of the following must be both south and west of Fredericktown?(a) Ashland (b) Coshocton(c) East Liverpool

[A] a only
[B] b only
[C] c only
[D] a & b
[E] a & c