6. Rita goes 20 km towards east from a point A to the point B. From B, she moves 30 km towards west along the same road. If the distance towards east is represented by a positive integer then, how will you represent the distance travelled towards west? By which integer will you represent her final position from A?



Answers (1)
H Harsh Kankaria

We will represent the distance travelled towards west with negative integer.

Distance travelled towards east = 20\ km

Distance travelled towards west = 30\ km

Distance travelled from A = [20+(-30)]\ km

-10\ km

As the distance is negative, so final position of Rita from A is towards the west direction.