# Position and Direction: Turning in a Circle (2)

In this worksheet, students give the result of quarter and half turns, clockwise.

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 imagine that you are standing at the centre of a circle and say which letter you will be facing after doing a given turn.

Remember, the clockwise and anticlockwise directions.

Example

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of the circle facing A.

Which letter will you face if you turn anticlockwise a 3/4 (three-quarter) turn?

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A quarter turn anticlockwise.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing B.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter turn clockwise.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing B.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A quarter turn clockwise.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A one and a half turn.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing C.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A one-and-a-half turn.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing C.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter turn anticlockwise.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing D.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter (3/4) turn clockwise.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter (3/4) turn clockwise.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter (3/4) turn anti-clockwise.

A

B

C

D

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A two-and-three-quarter turn clockwise.

A

B

C

D

• Question 1

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A quarter turn anticlockwise.

D
• Question 2

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing B.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter turn clockwise.

A
• Question 3

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing B.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A quarter turn clockwise.

C
• Question 4

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A one and a half turn.

C
• Question 5

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing C.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A one-and-a-half turn.

A
• Question 6

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing C.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter turn anticlockwise.

D
• Question 7

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing D.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter (3/4) turn clockwise.

C
• Question 8

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter (3/4) turn clockwise.

D
• Question 9

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A three-quarter (3/4) turn anti-clockwise.

B
• Question 10

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of this circle facing A.

Say which letter you will be facing after doing the given turn.

A two-and-three-quarter turn clockwise.

D
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