SBI PO – Direction Test – Practice set 23

1. A child is looking for his father. He went 90 metres in the east before turning to his right. He went 20 metres before turning to his right again to look for his father at his uncle’s place 30 metres from this point. His father was not there. From here he went 100 metres to his north before meeting his father in a street. How far did the son meet his father from the starting point?

a) 100 m

b) 90 m

c) 80 m

d) 60 m

e) 110 m

a) 100 m

A

2. Raju is Ramu’s neighbour and he stays 100 metres away towards southeast. Venu is Raju’s neighbour and he stays 100 metres away towards southwest. Khader is Venu’s neighbour and he stays 100 metres away towards northwest. Then where is the position of Khader’s home in relation to Ramu’s ?

a) East

b) West

c) North – West

d) South – East

e) None of these

c) North – West

C

3. Sanmitra walks 4 kms. Towards north, turns right and walks 5 k.m. Then he turns towards south and walks 2 k.m. Again he takes a turn towards west walks 3 km and stops for a while. Then he further walks 2 km. What is the distance of Sanmitra from starting point ?

a) 2 km

b) 4 km

c) 16 km

d) 5 km

e) None of these

b) 4 km

B

4. Leela starts from a point and walks 1 km east and then turns left and walks 2 km and turns right and walks 2 km again. She starts towards a point 2 km towards her right, from where again she walks 1 km left. How far is she from the starting point?

a) 11 km

b) 7 km

c) 4 km

d) 5 km

e) 7 km

c) 4 km

C

5. Sanmitra walked 8 m towards the north. He turned to his right and walked 16m, then turned to his left and walked 5 m and again he turned to his left and walked 16m. Now how far is he from his starting point ?

a) 12 m

b) 13 m

c) 15 m

d) 32 m

e) 16 m

b) 13 m

B

6. Rajesh started walking towards north and walked 50 metres; he turned to his left and walked 40 metres. Again he turned to his left and walked 50 metres; he then turned to his right and walked 30 metres. How far and in which direction is he now with respect to the starting point?

a) 25m north

b) 70 m west

c) 50 east

d) 170m east

e) 70m east

b) 70 m west

B

7. Starting from a point €˜M€™. Harish walked 18 meters towards South. He then turned to his left and walked 25 meters. He then turned to his left and walked 25 meters. He then turned to his left and walked 18 meters. He again turned to his left and walked 35 meters and reached a point €˜P€™. How far is Harish from the point €˜M€™ and in which direction?

a) 10 meters East

b) 10 meters West

c) 35 meters West

d) 10 meters South

e) None of these

e) None of these

E

8. Sony starts from her office. After walking a distance of 50m, she turned 90° in clockwise direction and walked 100m. She then turned 90° in clockwise direction again and after moving a distance of 50m, turned to her left and walked 50m. She then turns to the left and walks 20m. Finally, she turns to her right and reached hostel which is facing south. In which direction was she facing before she turns first 90° in clockwise direction?

a) west

b) north

c) east

d) north-west

e) north-east

a) west

A

9. A clock shows 9.15. If the minute hand points to west, in what direction will the hour hand points?

a) west

b) south west

c) east

d) north west

e) None of these

c) east

C

10. The door of Suraj house is towards, the East. He walks straight 100m after coming out of the door and then goes 125m in the reverse direction due to some reason. After this he turns to his right and goes 50m. In what direction is he now?

a) West

b) East

c) North

d) South

e) None of these