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 July 23rd, 2019, 11:50 PM #1 Senior Member   Joined: Aug 2014 From: India Posts: 476 Thanks: 1 How to find direction of starting point from person? A person moving towards to the north and cover 10m distance. He turn to the right side and cover 15m distance again turns to the right side and cover 10m distance. Find the direction of starting point from person? I draw the direction diagram: How to find direction of starting point from person?
 July 24th, 2019, 01:48 AM #2 Senior Member   Joined: Apr 2014 From: UK Posts: 965 Thanks: 342 Imagine you are the person, which direction do you look to see the starting point?
 July 24th, 2019, 03:12 AM #3 Senior Member   Joined: Aug 2014 From: India Posts: 476 Thanks: 1 I got Answer is West. Diagram: Last edited by Ganesh Ujwal; July 24th, 2019 at 03:15 AM.
 July 24th, 2019, 09:19 PM #4 Global Moderator   Joined: Dec 2006 Posts: 21,028 Thanks: 2259 Although the wording "to the right side" was used in the question, it's reasonable to suppose that "to their right side" was meant, so that the person is moving south after their second turn. Hence the answer can be given as "west" or as "(directly) to their right side". Thanks from Ganesh Ujwal

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