Blood Relation Questions and Answers – Set 3

This set of Verbal Reasoning Questions and Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Blood Relation – Set 3”.

1. Introducing a man, a woman said, “His sister’s mother has only one son who is husband of my father’s only daughter”. How is that woman related to the man?
a) Husband
b) Sister
c) Wife
d) Father

Explanation: Here, the man’s sister’ mother has only one son i.e. the man himself. He is also the husband of woman’s father’s only daughter i.e. women herself.

2. If D is father of x, x is sister of y, o is son of x and y is father of v. How is D related to v?
a) Nephew
b) Grandson
c) Brother
d) Grandfather

Explanation: Here, it is clear that y is father of v, also y is brother of x and D is father of x i.e. D is also the father of y. So, D is grandfather of v.

3. K is the daughter of A’s mother’s sister. Q is son of D, who is the father of G and grandfather of A. H is the mother of P and grandmother of K. D is husband of H. How is H related to Q?
a) Nephew
b) Grandmother
c) Grandson
d) Mother

Explanation: Here, it is given that D is husband of H and Q is son of D. So, Q is also the son of H.

4. Niyati introduced a girl as the daughter of the only son of the mother of her father. How is Niyati related to that girl?
a) Sister
b) Brother
c) Son
d) Nephew

Explanation: Here, it is clear that the girl is the daughter of only son of Niyati’s father’s mother i.e. Niyati’s father. So Niyati and that girl are sisters.

5. Pointing towards a person a man said to woman, “His father is the only son of my mother”. How is the man related to that person?
a) Brother
b) Father
c) Son
d) Cousin

Explanation: Here, the man’s mother has only one son, who is also the father of that person i.e. the man himself. So, that person is the son of the man.

6. A and B are brothers. M is the mother of A and sister of S. F is sister of B and S is daughter of K. What is the relationship between F and S?
a) Sister and Brother
b) Daughter and Mother
c) Niece and Aunt
d) Insufficient data

Explanation: Here, it is given that A and B are brothers and F is sister of B and M is mother of A, B and F. Also M is sister of S who is daughter of K. So, F is niece of S.
Hence the answer is Niece and Aunt.

7. If ‘A+B’ means A is brother of B, ‘A*B’ means A is sister of B, ‘A-B’ means A is mother of B then which of the following is correct about R*H-L+D?
a) D is mother of R
b) D is sister of R
c) L is son of H
d) H is brother of D

Explanation: Here, according to the question, R*H means R is sister of H and H-L means H is mother of L and L+D means L is brother of D. So, it is clear that L is son of H.
Hence the answer is L is son of H.

8. J and K are brothers. W is mother of J. S is brother of T. If T is son of K, then who is uncle of S?
a) J
b) W
c) K
d) T

Explanation: Here, it is given that S is brother of T who is son of K. Since, J and K are brothers hence, J is the uncle of S.

9. Rahul is brother of Harsh. Diva is sister of Karan. Parul is daughter of Harsh and is married to Karan. Ankita is sister of Rahul. How is Karan related to Ankita?
a) Son-in-law
b) Aunt
c) Brother
d) Mother-in-law

Explanation: Here, it is given that Ankita is sister of Rahul and Harsh. Parul is daughter of Harsh and is married to Karan. So, Karan is Ankita’s son-in-law.

10. Q, W, E, R, T and Y are members of a family consisting of two children, one of whom is T is a boy. Q and R are brothers and Q is an engineer. E is a doctor married to one of the brothers. W is married to R and Y is their child. How is T related to Y?
a) Father
b) Cousin
c) Nephew
d) Son

Explanation: Here, it is given that T is one of the two children and is a boy. If Y is the child of R and W then T must be son of E who is married to Q. It is given that Q and R are bothers so, Q is cousin of T.