# Direction with Distance Questions Quizzes for SBI Clerk, IBPS PO Pre, NRA CET 2022, and IBPS RRBs Exams with Detailed Explanation at Smartkeeda

Directions: Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given beside.

Point B is 7 km to the west of Point A. Point C is 12 km to the south of Point E. Point A is 5km to the east of Point C. Point D is 8 km to the north of Point C. Point G is 6km to the west of Point D. Point H is 14 km to the south of Point G.
Important for :
1
If Riya is 4km to the west of Point B then how much distance (shortest) she has to cover and in which direction to reach Point D?
» Explain it
B
Using pythgorous theoram,

= √(82) + (62)

= 10
In such a case Riya has to cover 10km in North-east direction to reach point D.

Hence option B is correct.

Final Image:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Point B is 7km to the west of Point A.
Point C is 12km to the south of Point E.
Point A is 5km to the east of Point C.
Point D is 8km to the north of Point C.

Inference:

Following image can be prepared with the given hints.

Reference:

Point G is 6km to the west of Point D.
Point H is 14km to the south of Point G.

Inference:

The above hints can be used in the following manner.

2
If SIya is standing 6km to the east of Point H and takes 1 hour to complete 9km distance then in what possible time she would reach Point E, if taken the shortest route?
» Explain it
D
In such a case, the minimum distance between Siya and Point E is 18km, so SIya will take 2 hours or 120 minutes to reach point E.

Hence option D is correct.

Final Image:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Point B is 7km to the west of Point A.
Point C is 12km to the south of Point E.
Point A is 5km to the east of Point C.
Point D is 8km to the north of Point C.

Inference:

Following image can be prepared with the given hints.

Reference:

Point G is 6km to the west of Point D.
Point H is 14km to the south of Point G.

Inference:

The above hints can be used in the following manner.

3
Point E is how much far (shortest distance) and in which direction from Point A?
» Explain it
C
Point E is 13km to the North-west of Point A.

Hence option C is correct.

Final Image:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Point B is 7km to the west of Point A.
Point C is 12km to the south of Point E.
Point A is 5km to the east of Point C.
Point D is 8km to the north of Point C.

Inference:

Following image can be prepared with the given hints.

Reference:

Point G is 6km to the west of Point D.
Point H is 14km to the south of Point G.

Inference:

The above hints can be used in the following manner.

4
Which of the following points is/are not towards the south of Point E?

I. Point C
II. Point B
III. Point H
» Explain it
C
Only points B and H are not towards the south of Point E.

Hence option C is correct.

Final Image:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Point B is 7km to the west of Point A.
Point C is 12km to the south of Point E.
Point A is 5km to the east of Point C.
Point D is 8km to the north of Point C.

Inference:

Following image can be prepared with the given hints.

Reference:

Point G is 6km to the west of Point D.
Point H is 14km to the south of Point G.

Inference:

The above hints can be used in the following manner.

5
Which of the following statements is false?

I. Point A is towards the south-east of both the points G and H.
II. Point B is towards the south-west of point E.
III. Points A, B and C form a straight horizontal line.
» Explain it
A
Point A is towards the south-east of both the points G and H is a false statement as it is south-east of only the point G not point H.

Hence option A is correct.

Final Image:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Point B is 7km to the west of Point A.
Point C is 12km to the south of Point E.
Point A is 5km to the east of Point C.
Point D is 8km to the north of Point C.

Inference:

Following image can be prepared with the given hints.

Reference:

Point G is 6km to the west of Point D.
Point H is 14km to the south of Point G.

Inference:

The above hints can be used in the following manner.