# Position and Direction: Know Where You Are Going

In this worksheet, students state the direction they will be facing after carrying out some instructions.

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Geometry: Position and Direction

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Language of Position/Direction

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must know the compass directions.

Example

I start facing North.

I walk 2 paces North and turn right a quarter turn.

I walk forward 2 paces and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

Here is a diagram to show the movements.

I start facing North.

I walk 2 paces North and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing South.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing East.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing East.

I walk 200 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing North.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn left a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing West.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn left a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing West.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing West.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a half turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing South.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a half turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

I start facing South.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a half turn.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North

South

East

West

• Question 1

I start facing North.

I walk 2 paces North and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

East
• Question 2

I start facing South.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

West
• Question 3

I start facing East.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

South
• Question 4

I start facing East.

I walk 200 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

South
• Question 5

I start facing North.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn left a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North
• Question 6

I start facing West.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn left a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

West
• Question 7

I start facing West.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

East
• Question 8

I start facing West.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a half turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

East
• Question 9

I start facing South.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a half turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

North
• Question 10

I start facing South.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a half turn.

I walk 2 paces forward and turn right a quarter turn.

In which direction will I now be facing?

East
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