# Blood Relations Quiz Set 012

### Question 1

P is the Q's sister. P is the R's sister. To find out how is Q related to R, which of the following is the minimum further information necessary, if any?

1. R's gender.
2. Q's gender.
A

Only (i) is a necessary.

B

Only (ii) is a necessary.

C

Either (i) or (ii) is.

D

Both (i) and (ii) are needed necessary.

Soln.
Ans: b

### Question 2

My father's brother's sister is my?

A

Cousin.

B

Bua.

C

Niece.

D

Sister-in-law.

Soln.
Ans: b ### Question 3

Read the following information carefully and then answer the questions given below it:

1. 'P × Q' means 'P is the father of Q'.
2. 'P − Q' means 'P is the sister of Q'.
3. 'P + Q' means 'P is the mother of Q'.
4. 'P ÷ Q' means 'P is the brother of Q'.

Which of the following represents 'R is the niece of M'?

A

M ÷ K × T − R.

B

M − J + R − N.

C

R − M × T ÷ W.

D

Cannot be determined.

Soln.
Ans: b

M − J + R − N means M and J are sisters and J is the mother of R who is the sister of N, so R is a female, and M is mausi of R. So the relation is Mausi-Bhanji, i.e. niece.

Please note that the following is not the solution because it is not possible to determine whether R is a male or female.

M ÷ K × T − R means M is brother of K who is father of T and then T is sister of R. So the relation between M and R is Chacha-Bhateejee or Chacha-Bhateeja because it is not possible to tell whether R is a male or female.

### Question 4

Pointing to Harman in a photograph, Aditi said, "The only son of his mother is my father". How is Aditi related to Harman?

A

Mother's sister.

B

Bua (Father's sister)

C

Daughter.

D

Niece.

Soln.
Ans: c

The only son of Harman's mother is the Harman himself and Aditi says that he is her father. Therefore, Aditi is related as daughter to Harman.

### Question 5

A man said to a woman, "The only sister of your brother is my mother." How is that man related to that woman?

A

Father.

B

Son.

C

Husband.

D

Brother.

Soln.
Ans: b

The only sister of your brother (you) is my mother. Hence, man is related as son to that woman. 