Y Travels 15 Kilometers Due South, Then 5 Kilometers Due West, Then 18 Kilometers Due North, Then 3 Kilometers Due South, Then5 Kilometers Due East. How Far is He from the Starting Point? - Logical Reasoning

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Solve the following question and mark the best possible option.
Y travels 15 kilometers due South, then 5 kilometers due west, then 18 kilometers due north, then 3 kilometers due south, then5 kilometers due East. How far is he from the starting point?

Options

  • 6 kilometers

  • 3 kilometers

  • 0 kilometers

  • 9 kilometers

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Solution

0 kilometers
After covering all the distances Y returns to his starting point, so distance becomes 0 kms.

Concept: Direction and Distance Test (Entrance Exam)
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