Revolution

Definition of Revolution

One complete turn or a rotation of 360 is known as Revolution.

Example of Revolution

    Example of Revolution
  • The revolution starts at 0 and completes one full rotation when it reaches 360.

Video Examples: Revolution In Maths


Solved Example on Revolution

Ques: Which direction will you face if you start facing east and make 3/4 of a revolution, clockwise?

    Choices:
    A. East
    B. South
    C. North
    D. West
    Correct Answer: C

Solution:

    Step 1: Revolution is one complete turn through 360.
    Step 2: 3/4 - 360 = - 270 [In clockwise direction the measure is negative.]

    Step 3: So, the direction would be North if one makes 3/4 of a revolution, clockwise.