# In which direction and how far should he walk to return to his starting point?

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A man walks south for 3 km

Then east for 4 km

Then north for 2 km

Then west for 1 km

Then north for 1 km

In which direction and how far should he walk to return to his starting point?

posted Aug 28, 2014

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`Man has to walk in west for 3kms.`

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The man has to walk 3km west to reach his starting point.

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He has to travel 3 kms west to reach the starting point

answer Aug 29, 2014 by anonymous

3 kilometer in east direction from the starting point.

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Ans - man has to walk 3 and root of 2 kms in north west direction

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