Blood Relation (Reasoning)
We saw what type of questions are asked from Blood relations section. Now it is time to check out the Blood Relations Practice Questions section. Let us begin.
Deciphering Jumbled Up Descriptions
In this type of questions, a round-about description is given in the form of certain small relationships and direct relationship between the persons concerned is to be deciphered.
Q 1: Pointing to a photograph, a man said, I have no brother or sister but that man’s father is my father’s son.” Whose photograph was it?
(a) His own (b) son’s (c) father’s (d) His nephew’s (e) None of these
Q 2: Anil introduces Rohit as the son of the only brother of his father’s wife. How is Rohit related to Anil?
(a) Cousin (b) Son (c) Uncle (d) Son-in-law (e) Brother
Q 3: Pointing towards a person in a photograph, Anjali said, MHe is the only son of the father of my sister’s brother.” How is that person related to Aryali? (Bank P.O. 1994)
(a) Mother (b) Father (c) Maternal uncle (d) Cousin (e) None of these
Q 4: Pointing out to a photograph, a man tells his friend, “She is the daughter of the only son of my father’s wife.” How is the girl in the photograph related to the man?
(a) Daughter (b) Cousin (c) Mother (d) Sister (e) Niece
Q 5: X introduces Y saying, -He is the husband of the granddaughter of the father of my father.” How is Y related to X?
(a) Brother (b) Son (c) Brother-in-law (d) Nephew (e) Son-in-law
Q 6: Pointing out to a lady, Rajan said, “She is the daughter of the woman who is the mother of the husband of my mother. Who is the lady to Rajan?
(a) Aunt (b) Granddaughter (c) Daughter (d) Sister
Q 7: Pointing to a man, a woman said, “His mother is the only daughter of my mother.” How is the woman related to the man ? (Bank P.O. 1998)
(a) Mother (b) Daughter (c) Sister (d) Grandmother
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Q1: (b), Q2: (a), Q3: (e), Q4: (a), Q5: (c), Q6: (a), Q7: (a)
In this type, mutual blood relations or other information of more than two persons is mentioned and information about any two is mentioned.
Q 1: A party consists of grandmother, father, mother, four sons and their wives and one son and two daughters to each of the sons. How many females are there is all?
(a) 14 (b) 16 (c) 18 (d) 24 (e) None of these
Q 2: Lakshmi and Meena are Rohan’s wives. Shalini is Meena’s step-daughter. How is I^akshmi related to Shalini?
(a) Sister (b) Mother-in-Law (c) Mother (d) Step-mother (e) None of these
Q 3: Baya has a brother Anil. Daya is the son of Chandra. Bimal is Chandra’s father. In terms of relationship, what is Anil of Bimal? (C.B.I. 1984)
(a) Son (b) Grandson (c) Brother (d) Grandfather
Q 4: Rahul’s mother is the only daughter of Monika’s father. How is Monika’s husband related to Rahul? (Bank P.O. 1994)
(a) Uncle (b) Father (c) Grandfather (d) Brother (e) Data inadequate
Q 5: If (i) M is the brother of N; B is the brother of N, and M is the brother of D, then which of the following statements is definitely true? (B.S.R.B. 1995)
(a) N is the brother of B (b) N is the brother of D (c) M is the brother of B (d) D is the brother of M (e) None of these
Q 6: Deepak is the brother of Ravi. Rekha is the sister of Atul. Ravi is the son of Rekha. How is Deepak related to Rekha? (C.B.1.1997)
(a) Son (b) Brother (c) Nephew (d) Father
Q 7: is B’s sister. C is B’s mother. D is C’s father. E is D’s mother. Then, how is A related to D? (Assistant Grade, 1996)
(a) Grandmother (b) Grandfather (c) Daughter (d) Granddaughter
Q 8: Given that: 1. A is the brother of B.
2. C is the father of A.
3. D is the brother of E.
4. E is the daughter of B.
Then, uncle of D is (S.CJLA. 1993)
(a) A (b) B (c) C (d) E
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Q 1: (a), Q 2: (c), Q 3: (b), Q 4: (b), Q 5: (c), Q 6: (a), Q 7: (d), Q 8: (a).
In such questions, the relationships are represented by certain codes or symbols such as +, x, -r, • etc. Then relationships between certain persons, given in the form of these codes, are to be analysed.
Q 1: If A + B means A is the sister of B\ A – B means A is the brother of B\ A x B means A is the daughter of B, which of the following shows the relation that E is the maternal uncle of I)?
(a) D + F x E (b) It is D – F x E (c ) D x F + E (d) It is D x F – E (e) None of these.
Q 2: Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow:
A 4 B means A is the son of B: A – B means A is the wife of B; A x B means A is the brother of B; A + B means A is the mother of B and A = B means A in the sister of B.
1. What does P + R – Q mean?
(a) Q is the father of P. (b) Q is the son of P. (c) Q is the uncle of P. (d) Q is the brother of P.
2. What does P x R + Q mean?
(a) P is the brother of R. (b) P is the father of Q (c) P is the uncle of Q. (d) P is the nephew of Q.
3. What does P= R + Q mean?
(a) P is the aunt of Q. (b) P is the daughter of Q. (c) P is the niece of Q. (d) P is the sister of Q.
4. What does P= R + Q mean?
(a) P is the aunt of Q. (b) P is the sister of Q. (c) Q is the niece of P. (d) Q is the daughter of P.
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Q 1: (c), Q 2: [ 1 – (a), 2 – (c), 3 – (b), 4 – (a)]