# 10. Draw a number line and answer the following :

(a) Which number will we reach if we move 4 numbers to the right of – 2.

(b) Which number will we reach if we move 5 numbers to the left of 1.

(c) If we are at – 8 on the number line, in which direction should we move to reach – 13?

(d) If we are at – 6 on the number line, in which direction should we move to reach – 1?

**Solution:**

We use the concepts of positive and negative integers on a number line to answer the given questions.

a) When we move 4 numbers to the right of -2, we reach point 2 on the number line

b) When we move 5 numbers to the left of 1, we reach point -4 on the number line.

(c) If we are at -8, we should move in the left direction to reach -13.

(d) If we are at -6, we should move in the right direction to reach -1.

NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 6 Exercise 6.1 Question 10

## Draw a number line and answer the following :(a) Which number will we reach if we move 4 numbers to the right of – 2. (b) Which number will we reach if we move 5 numbers to the left of 1. (c) If we are at – 8 on the number line, in which direction should we move to reach – 13? (d) If we are at – 6 on the number line, in which direction should we move to reach – 1?

**Summary:**

A number line is drawn and the answers are (a) When we move 4 numbers to the right of -2, we reach point 2 on the number line (b) When we move 5 numbers to the left of 1, we reach point -4 on the number line. (c) If we are at -8, we should move in the left direction to reach -13. (d) If we are at -6, we should move in the right direction to reach -1.

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