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# Starting from a point 'S', Mahesh walked 25 m towards South. He turned to his left and walked 50 m. He then again turned to his left and walked 25 m. He again turned to his left and walked 60 m and reached a point T. How far Mahesh is from Point 'S' and in which direction?

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10 m, West
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25 m, North
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10 m, East
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25 m, West
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Solution

## The correct option is A 10 m, WestMahesh walked 25 m South and took a left turn i.e. East and walks 50 m. He again takes left turn thus moving north and walks 25 m and he again takes a left turn thus moving west and walks 60 m crossing the starting point.After crossing the starting point, he walks 10 m more.Hence, Mahesh is 10 m away from his original position and walked towards West.

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