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A man pointing to a photograph says, The lady in the photograph is my nephew's maternal grandmother. How is the lady in the photograph related to the man's sister who has no other sister?


AMother

BCousin

CMother-in-law

DSister-in-law

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Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Clearly, the lady is the grandmother of man's sister's son.
i.e., the mother of the mother of man's sister's son.
=> The mother of man's sister.
So, the lady is man's mother.

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Pointing to a lady a person said, "The son of her only brother is the brother of my wife." How is the lady related to the person?


AMaternal aunt

BGrandmother

CSister of father-in-law

DNone of these

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Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Brother of person's wife ? brother-in-law of the person. Hence, the son of lady's brother is brother-in-law of the person.
Therefore, the brother of the lady is the father-in-law of the person. Hence, the lady is the sister of the person's father-in-law.

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Introducing a boy, a girl said, "He is the son of the daughter of the father of my uncle." How is the boy related to the girl?


ABrother

BNephew

CUncle

DSon-in-law

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Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The father of the boy's uncle ? the grandfather of the boy and daughter of the grandfather ? sister of father.

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Rahul told Anand, Yesterday I defeated the only brother of the daughter of my grandmother. Whom did Rahul defeat?


ASon

BBrother

CCousin

DFather

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Daughter of grandmother => Aunt;
Aunt's only brother => Father.

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Pointing to a photograph. Bajpai said, "He is the son of the only daughter of the father of my brother." How Bajpai is related to the man in the photograph?


ANephew

BBrother

CFather

DMaternal Uncle

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The man in the photo is the son of the sister of Bajpai.
So Bajpai is the maternal uncle of the man in the photograph.

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Pointing to a photograph Anjali said, "He is the son of the only son of my grandfather." How is the man in the photograph related to Anjali?


ABrother

BUncle

CSon

DData is inadequate

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Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The man in the photograph is son of Anjali's grandfather's son i.e., the son of Anjali's father. Hence, the boy is the brother of Anjali.

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Pointing to a woman, Abhijit said, "Her granddaughter is the only daughter of my brother." How is the woman related to Abhijit?


ASister

BGrandmother

CMother-in-law

DMother

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Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Daughter of Abhijit's brother ? niece of Abhijit. Thus the granddaughter of the woman is Abhijit's niece.
Hence, the woman is the mother of Abhijit.

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Pointing towards a man, a woman said, "His mother is the only daughter of my mother." How is the woman related to the man?


AMother

BGrandmother

CSister

DDaughter

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Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Only daughter of my mother ? myself.
Hence, the woman is the mother of the man.

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Introducing Sonia, Aamir says, "She is the wife of only nephew of only brother of my mother." How Sonia is related to Aamir?


AWife

BSister

CSister-in-law

DData is inadequate

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Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Brother of mother means maternal uncle. Hence only nephew of Aamir's maternal uncle means Aamir himself. Therefore Sonia is the wife of Aamir.

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Pointing to Varman, Madhav said, "I am the only son of one of the sons of his father." How is Varman related to Madhav?


ANephew

BUncle

CFather or Uncle

DFather

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Madhav is the only son of one of the sons of Varman's father ? Either Varman is the father or uncle of Madhav.

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