## Blood Relation Questions and Answers Part-3

Data for Questions 1 & 3 : a * b means a is the brother of b.
a @ b means a is the daughter of b.
a $b means a is the sister of b. 1. Which of the following shows the relationship p is the paternal uncle of n? a) n$o@p
b) n@o$p c) n@o*p d) None of these Answer: c Explanation: n@o*p reads, n is the daughter of o and o is the brother of p. Hence, p becomes n’s paternal uncle. So, option (c) is correct. 2. From the following statement, what is the relationship between n and s? n$o@p*q$r*s a) Grandmother b) Grandfather c) Aunt d) Can’t be determined Answer: d Explanation: It is clear thats’s sex cannot be determined. Hence, the relationship between n and s cannot be determined. Option (d) is the answer. 3. If a$b\$c@d@e*f*g, then how many males and females are there respectively?
a) 4, 3
b) 3, 4
c) 5, 2
d) Can’t be determined

Explanation: Again here, g’s sex is indeterminable. Hence, the answer cannot be determined. Option (d) is the answer

Data for Questions 4 & 5 : P, Q, R, S, T went on a picnic. P is the son of Q but Q is not the father of P. R is the son of S, who is the brother of P. T is the wife of S.

4. How is P related to S?
a) Nephew
b) Brother
c) Father
d) None of these

Explanation: P is the son of Q but Q is not the father of P means that Q must be the mother of P. Also, R is the son of S, who is the brother of P means that S and P must be brothers and R is S’s son. Also, since T is the wife of S, R must be T’s son also.
Consolidating these relationships we get:
Q mother of S and P (brothers). Also, S’s wife is T and their son is R.
P is S’s Brother. Hence, (b) is correct option

5. How many males are present in this group?
a) 1
b) 2
c) 3
d) 4

Explanation: S, P and R are males. Hence, option (c) is correct

6. Genuflecting (bending) in front of a portrait , Raman said, “She is the only daughter of the mother of my brother’s sister”. How is that person related to Raman?
a) Uncle
b) Father
c) Mother
d) None of these

Explanation: Raman’s brother’s sister would be same as Raman’s sister. This makes Raman son of the mother and the brother of the person, while that person would become Raman’s sister. Hence Option (d) is the correct answer.

7. Pointing towards a lady in a Polaroid, Victor said, “She is the daughter of the father of the sister of my brother”. How is the lady in photograph related to Victor?
a) Daughter
b) Wife
c) Mother
d) None of these

Explanation: Victor’s brother’s sister’s father will be Victor’s father as well and the daughter of the father will be Victor’s sister. Hence, Option (d).

8. A woman, pointing towards a man said, “He is my mother’s mother’s only son”. How is the woman related to the man?
a) Mother
b) Cousin
c) Niece
d) Aunt

Explanation: It makes the man the brother of the woman’s mother, that makes the woman the man’s niece. So Option (c) is the correct answer

9. A woman presents a man as the son of the brother of her mother. How is the man related to the woman?
a) Nephew
b) Son
c) Cousin
d) Uncle