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Kavita moves in a straight line path for 30 minutes in the north direction. She then turns right and moves for another 30 minutes in straight line path and finally reaches her destination. Identify the type of motion and final direction in which she is facing from the given options?

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Linear motion
West direction
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Non-Linear motion
East direction
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Linear motion
East direction
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Circular motion
East direction
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Solution

The correct option is B Non-Linear motion East directionWhen a body moves in a straight line with respect to time, it is known as linear or rectilinear motion. In the given question, Kavita changes her direction once, so this is a non-linear motion. Initially, she was facing northwards. When she turns right, she will now be facing in the east direction.

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