Previous Year Paper
CAT2008Previous Years Paper
The figure below shows the plan of a town. The streets are at tight angles to each other. A rectangular park (P) is situated inside the town with a diagonal road running through it. There is also a prohibited region D. in the town.
Neelam rides her bicycle from her house at A to her club at C, via B taking the shortest path. Then the number of possible shortest paths that she can choose is
A  1170 
B  630

C  792 
D  1200

E  936

From A to B = 90 paths
From B to C via N = 6 (and not via M)
From B to C via M = 7 paths
In all 90 V (6 + 7) = 1170 paths
Hence, (a)
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