# Direction Sense Test Aptitude Questions

Direction based questions are common in Aptitude exams. You can expect at least 2- 3 questions in the exam.  There are 4 concepts in this section namely- South, North, East, West and some subsections in it.

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Q1

A man is facing towards west and turns through 45° clockwise, again 180° clockwise and then turns through 270° anti clockwise. In which direction is he facing now?

Level 1 Direction Sense Test
A

West

B

North-west

C

South

D

South-west

Q2

A river flow west to east and on the way turns left and goes in a semi-circle round a hillock, and then turns left at right angles. In which direction is the river finally flowing?

Level 1 Direction Sense Test
A

West

B

East

C

North

D

South

Q3

Maya starts at point T, walks straight to point U which is 4 ft away. She turns left at 90° and walks to W which is 4 ft away, turns 90° right and goes 3 ft to P, turns 90° right and walks 1 ft to Q, turns left at 90° and goes to V, which is 1 ft away and once again turns 90° right and goes to R, 3 ft away. What is the distance between T and R?

Level 1 Direction Sense Test
A

4 ft

B

5 ft

C

7 ft

D

8 ft

Q4

The post office is to the east of the school while my house is to the south of the school. The market is to the north of the post office. If the distance of the market from the post office is equal to the distance of my house from the school, in which direction is the market with respect to my school?

Level 1 Direction Sense Test
A

North

B

East

C

North-east

D

South-west.

Q5

Of the five villages P,Q,R,S and T situated close to each other, P is to the west of Q, R is to the south of P, T is to the north of Q and S is to the east of T. then, R is in which direction with respect to S?

Level 1 Direction Sense Test
A

Nort-west

B

South-east

C

South-west

D

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Q6

Distance between E and G is

Level 1 Direction Sense Test
A

1 km

B

1.5 km

C

2 km

D

5 km

Q7

If South-east becomes North, North-east becomes West and so on, what will West becomes?

Level 1 Direction Sense Test
A

North-east

B

North-west

C

South-east

D

South-west

Q8

One morning after sunrise, Reeta and Kavita were talking to eacg other face to face at Tilak Square. If Kavita's shadow was exactly to the right of Reeta, which direction Kavita was facing?

Level 1 Direction Sense Test
A

North

B

South

C

East

D

Q9

A man is facing west. He turns 45° in the clockwise direction and then another 180° in the same direction and then 270° in the anti-clockwise direction. Which direction is he facing now?

Level 2 Direction Sense Test
A

South

B

North-west

C

west

D

South-west

Q10

Kunal walks 10 km towards North. From there he walks 6 km towards South. Then, he walks 3 km towards East. How far and in which direction is he with reference to his starting point?

Level 2 Direction Sense Test
A

5 km West

B

7 km West

C

7 km East

D

5 km North-east

Q11

I am facing east. I turn 100° in the clockwise direction and then 145° in the anti-clockwise direction. Which direction an I facing now?

Level 2 Direction Sense Test
A

East

B

North-east

C

North

D

South-west

Q12

I am standing at the centre of a circular field. I go down south to the edge of the field and then turning left I walk along the boundary of the field equal to three-eighths of its length. Then I turn west and go right across to the opposite point on the boundary. In which direction am I from the starting point?

Level 2 Direction Sense Test
A

North-west

B

North

C

South-west

D

West

Q13

Amit walked 30 m towards East, took a right turn and walked 40 m. Then he took a left turn and walked 30 m. In which direction is he now from the starting point?

Level 2 Direction Sense Test
A

North-east

B

East

C

South-east

D

South

Q14

A villager went to meet his uncle in another villages situated 5 km away in the North-east direction of his own village. From there he came to meet his father-in-law living in a village situated 4 km in the south of his uncle's village. How far away and in what direction is he now?

Level 2 Direction Sense Test
A

3 km in the North

B

3 km in the East

C

4 km in the East

D

4 km in the West

Q15

Ravi wants to go to the university. He starts from his home which is in the East and comes to a crossing. The road to the left ends in a theatre, straight ahead is the hospital. In which direction is the university?

Level 2 Direction Sense Test
A

North

B

South

C

East

D

West

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Q16

A is in the middle of

Level 2 Direction Sense Test
A

E and C

B

E and G

C

F and G

D

G and C

Q17

A watch reads 4.30. If the minute hand points East, in what direction will the hour hand point?

Level 3 Direction Sense Test
A

North

B

North-west

C

South-east

D

North-east

Q18

X and Y start moving towards each other two places 200 m apart. After walking 60 m, Y turns left and goes 20 m, then he turns right and goes 40 m. He then turns right again and comes back to the road on which he had started walking. If X and Y walk with the same speed, what is the distance between them now?

Level 3 Direction Sense Test
A

20 m

B

30 m

C

40 m

D

50 m

Q19

A man walks 1 km towards East and then he turns to South and Walks 5 km. Again he turns to East and walks 2 km, after this he turns to North and walks 9 km. Now, how far is he from his starting point?

Level 3 Direction Sense Test
A

3 km

B

4 km

C

5 km

D

7 km

Q20

A rat runs 20' towards East and turns to right, runs 10' and turns to right, runs 9' and again turns to left, runs 5' and then turns to left, runs 12' and finally turns to left and runs 6'. Now, which direction is the rat facing?

Level 3 Direction Sense Test
A

East

B

West

C

North

D

South