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Yes, as displacement is the shortest distance which can be from any path.
Say there are three points A, B and C
AB

C
Your parents told you to go to 'B' via 'C'
You travelled from A to C and then C to B.
So which is your original position? that is 'A' and
Which is your Final position ? that is 'B'
So from where you have been displaced from Point 'A' to Point 'B'.
So your DISPLACEMENT has been occured from A to B. When you are talking of your Displacement at Point 'B' you are talking in a direction from Point 'A' to
AB

C
Your parents told you to go to 'B' via 'C'
You travelled from A to C and then C to B.
So which is your original position? that is 'A' and
Which is your Final position ? that is 'B'
So from where you have been displaced from Point 'A' to Point 'B'.
So your DISPLACEMENT has been occured from A to B. When you are talking of your Displacement at Point 'B' you are talking in a direction from Point 'A' to
Point 'B'. But you are not talking of the Point 'C'. So your Displacement is independent of the Point 'C'.
So your Displacement will be the Straight line Distance From A to B and it will be with an arrow indicating the DIRECTION from A to B.Hence dispancement is a Vector Quantity.
But in case of DISTANCE .
Total Distance covered by you from A to B = Distance from A to C +Distance from C to B
So your Displacement will be the Straight line Distance From A to B and it will be with an arrow indicating the DIRECTION from A to B.Hence dispancement is a Vector Quantity.
But in case of DISTANCE .
Total Distance covered by you from A to B = Distance from A to C +Distance from C to B