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## 50 Directions riddles With Answers

**Q.1** Lihaan walks 8m towards south from his office to reach park. Then take left and walks 15m to reach traffic signal. Then he turns 90 degree anti-clock wise direction and walks 8m to reach coffee shop. From the coffee shop he takes left and walks 8m to reach home.

What is the shortest distance between Lihaan’s office and Traffic signal?

**Q.2** Lihaan walks 8m towards south from his office to reach park. Then take left and walks 15m to reach traffic signal. Then he turns 90 degree anti-clock wise direction and walks 8m to reach coffee shop. From the coffee shop he takes left and walks 8m to reach home.

Park is in which direction with respect to Lihaan’s Home?

**Answer:** South-West

**Q.3** Lihaan walks 8m towards south from his office to reach park. Then take left and walks 15m to reach traffic signal. Then he turns 90 degree anti-clock wise direction and walks 8m to reach coffee shop. From the coffee shop he takes left and walks 8m to reach home.

What is the horizontal distance between Lihaan’s office and Coffee shop and in which direction is Coffee shop from Lihaan’s Office?

**Q.4** Point G is 30m to the east of point B, which is 20m to the north of point A. Point F is 16m to the west of point E. Point H is 12m to the south of point F. Point E is 10m to the south of point G. Point C is 13m to the east of point F.

If point X is exactly between B and A then F is how far and in which direction from point X?

**Q.5** Point G is 30m to the east of point B, which is 20m to the north of point A. Point F is 16m to the west of point E. Point H is 12m to the south of point F. Point E is 10m to the south of point G. Point C is 13m to the east of point F. If point Y is 6m south of point G then find the shortest distance between point C and point Y ?

**Q.6** Point G is 30m to the east of point B, which is 20m to the north of point A. Point F is 16m to the west of point E. Point H is 12m to the south of point F. Point E is 10m to the south of point G. Point C is 13m to the east of point F. If point X is exactly in the middle of points B and A then find the distance between point C and point X?

**Q.7** Point A is 10m to the south of Point B, which is 8m to the west of Point C. Point D is 14m to the north of Point C. Point E is 4m to the east of Point F, which is 5m to the south of Point D. Point E is 8m to the west of Point G. Point H is 19m to the south of Point G. Point H is 12m to the east of Point I.

Find the shortest distance between Points D and G?

**Q.8** Point A is 10m to the south of Point B, which is 8m to the west of Point C. Point D is 14m to the north of Point C. Point E is 4m to the east of Point F, which is 5m to the south of Point D. Point E is 8m to the west of Point G. Point H is 19m to the south of Point G. Point H is 12m to the east of Point I.

Find H is how much far and in which direction from A?

**Q.9** If North-east becomes West and South-east becomes North then what will West

becomes?

** Answer: **South-east

**Q.10** A man walks 6 km towards the north, then turns towards his left and walks for 4km. He again turns left and walks for 6 km. At this point he turns to his right and

walks for 6 km. How many km and in what direction is he from the starting point?

** Answer:** 10 km, West

**Q.11** At 12.30 the hour hand of a clock faces North and the ¬minute hand faces South.

A 2.45 the minute hand will be in which direction?

** Answer:** West

**Q.12** If the clock read 6.20 and if the minute hand points North-East in which direction will the hour hand point?

** Answer:** East

**Q.13** Farhan starts from Point A and walks 20 m towards North then takes a left turn

and walks 30 m and then takes a right turn and walks 10 m. He finally takes a left

turn and walks 30 m and stops at Point B.After Farhan reaches the flnal Point B,

Abhay starts from Point A. He walks 5 m towards the East, takes a left turn and

walks 30 m to reach point C. How far and towards which direction would Farhan

have to walk in order to meet Abhay at Point B?

** Answer:** 65 m towards East

**Q.14** A river flows 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?

** Answer:** East

**Q.15** While facing East you turn to your left and walk 10 yards; then turn to your left

and walk 10 yards: and now you turn 45o towards your right and go straight to

cover 25 yards. Now, in which direction are you from your starting point ?

** Answer:** 65 m towards East North-West

**Q.16** A direction pole was situated on the crossing. Due to an accident the pole turned

in such a manner that the pointer which was showing East, started showing South.

One traveler went to the wrong direction thinking it to be West. In what direction

actually he was travelling ?

** Answer:** South

**Q.17** My friend is facing east. She turned 120o

in the clockwise direction and then 165o

in the anti-clockwise direction. Which direction is she facing now?

** Answer:** North-east.

### 50+ Best Hard Riddles (With Answers) for Kids

**Q.18** One morning after sunrise, Vikram and Shailaish were standing in a town with

their backs towards each other. Vikram’s shadow fell exactly towards left and

side. Which direction was Shailaish facing ?

** Answer:** South

**Q.19** Ramakant walks northwards. After a while, he turns to his right and a little further to his left. Finally, after walking a distance of one kilometre, he turns to his left again. In which direction is he moving now?

** Answer:** West

**Q.20** Two buses start from the opposite points of a main road, 150 kms apart. The first bus runs for 25 kms and takes a right turn and then runs for 15 kms. It then turns left and runs for another 25 kms and takes the direction back to reach the main road. In the meantime, due to a minor breakdown, the other bus has run only 35 kms along the main road. What would be the distance between the two buses at this point?

** Answer:** 65 kms

**Q.21** 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?

** Answer:** North

**Q.22** Lokeshâ€™s school bus is facing North when it reaches his school. After starting from Lokeshâ€™s house, it turns right twice and then left before reaching the school. What direction was the bus facing when it left the bus stop in front of Lokeshâ€™s house?

** Answer:** West

**Q.23** One morning after sunrise, Gopal was standing facing a pole. The shadow of the pole fell exactly to his right. Which direction was he facing?

** Answer:** South

**Q.24** Two ladies and two men are playing cards are seated at North, East, South and West of a table. No lady is facing East. Persons sitting opposite to each other are not of the same sex. One man is facing South. Which directions are the ladies facing?

** Answer:** North and West

**Q.25** I start from my home and go 2 kms straight. Then, I turns towards my right and go 1 km. I turn again towards my right and go 1 km again. If I am north-west from my house, then in which direction did I go in the beginning?

** Answer:** West

**Q.26** A watch reads 4.30. If the minute hand points East, in what direction will the hour hand point?

** Answer:** North-east

**Q.27** One morning after sunrise, Reeta and Kavita were talking to each other face to face at Tilak Square. If Kavitaâ€™s shadow was exactly to the right of Reeta, which direction Kavita was facing?

** Answer:** North

**Q.28** A boy rode his bicycle northwards, then turned left and rode one km and again turned left and rode 2 km. He found himselft exactly one km west of his starting point. How far did he ride northwards initially?

** Answer:** 2 km

**Q.29** One morning Udai and Vishal were talking to each other face to face at a crossing. If Vishal’s shadow was exactly to the left of Udai, which direction was Udai facing?

** Answer:** North

**Q.30** Y is in the East of X which is in the North of Z. If P is in the South of Z, then in which direction of Y, is P?

** Answer:** None of these

**Q.31** If South-East becomes North, North-East becomes West and so on. What will West become?

** Answer:** South-East

**Q.32** A man walks 5 km toward south and then turns to the right. After walking 3 km he turns to the left and walks 5 km. Now in which direction is he from the starting place?

** Answer:** South-West

**Q.33** Rahul put his timepiece on the table in such a way that at 6 P.M. hour hand points to North. In which direction the minute hand will point at 9.15 P.M. ?

** Answer:** West

**Q.34** Rasik walked 20 m towards north. Then he turned right and walks 30 m. Then he turns right and walks 35 m. Then he turns left and walks 15 m. Finally he turns left and walks 15 m. In which direction and how many metres is he from the starting position?

** Answer:** 45 m East

**Q.35** Two cars start from the opposite places of a main road, 150 km apart. First car runs for 25 km and takes a right turn and then runs 15 km. It then turns left and then runs for another 25 km and then takes the direction back to reach the main road. In the mean time, due to minor break down the other car has run only 35 km along the main road. What would be the distance between two cars at this point?

** Answer:** 65 km

**Q.36** Starting from the point X, Jayant walked 15 m towards west. He turned left and walked 20 m. He then turned left and walked 15 m. After this he turned to his right and walked 12 m. How far and in which directions is now Jayant from X?

** Answer:** 32 m, South

**Q.37** One evening before sunset Rekha and Hema were talking to each other face to face. If Hema’s shadow was exactly to the right of Hema, which direction was Rekha facing?

** Answer:** South

**Q.38** A boy rode his bicycle Northward, then turned left and rode 1 km and again turned left and rode 2 km. He found himself 1 km west of his starting point. How far did he ride northward initially?

** Answer:** 2 km

**Q.39** K is 40 m South-West of L. If M is 40 m South-East of L, then M is in which direction of K?

** Answer:** East

**Q.40** A man walks 2 km towards North. Then he turns to East and walks 10 km. After this he turns to North and walks 3 km. Again he turns towards East and walks 2 km. How far is he from the starting point?

** Answer:** 13 km

**Q.41 **The length and breadth of a room are 8 m and 6 m respectively. A cat runs along all the four walls and finally along a diagonal order to catch a rat. How much total distance is covered by the cat?

** Answer:** 38

**Q.42** One morning sujata started to walk towards the Sun. After covering some distance she turned to right then again to the right and after covering some distance she again turns to the right. Now in which direction is she facing?

** Answer:** North

**Q.43** Some boys are sitting in three rows all facing North such that A is in the middle row. P is just to the right of A but in the same row. Q is just behind of P while R is in the North of A. In which direction of R is Q?

** Answer:** South-East

**Q.44** One morning after sunrise, Vimal started to walk. During this walking he met Stephen who was coming from opposite direction. Vimal watch that the shadow of Stephen to the right of him (Vimal). To Which direction Vimal was facing?

** Answer:** South

**Q.45** Golu started from his house towards North. After covering a distance of 8 km. he turned towards left and covered a distance of 6 km. What is the shortest distance now from his house?

** Answer:** 10 km.

**Q.46** P started from his house towards west. After walking a distance of 25 m. He turned to the right and walked 10 m. He then again turned to the right and walked 15 m. After this he is to turn right at 135o and to cover 30 m. In which direction should he go?

** Answer:** South-West

**Q.47** X started to walk straight towards south. After walking 5 m he turned to the left and walked 3 m. After this he turned to the right and walked 5 m Now to which direction X is facing?

** Answer:** South

**Q.48** Hemant in order to go to university started from his house in the east and came to a crossing. The road to the left ends in a theatre, straight ahead is the hospital. In which direction is the university?

** Answer:** North

**Q.49** After walking 6 km, I turned to the right and then walked 2 km. After then I turned to the left and walked 10 km. In the end, I was moving towards the North. From which direction did I start my journey?

** Answer:** South

**Q.50** Ravi left home and cycled 10 km towards South, then turned right and cycled 5 km and then again turned right and cycled 10 km. After this he turned left and cycled 10 km. How many kilometers will he have to cycle to reach his home straight?

** Answer:** 15 km