BLOOD RELATIONS 1

Published on:  2016-11-11
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BLOOD RELATIONS

 

Ex. 1. Pointing to a photograph, a man said, I have no brother or sister but that

Man father is my father son." Whose photograph was it ?

(a) His own  

(b) His son

(c) His father

(d) His nephew  

(e) None of these

 

Ans : (b) His son

 

Explanation: Since the narrator has no brother, his father son is he himself. So, the man

who is talking is the father of the man in the photograph or the man in the

photograph is his son.

Hence, the answer is (b).

 

Ex. 2. Anil introduces Rohit as the son of the only brother of his father wife. How

is Rohit related to Anil ?

(a)  Cousin

(b)   Son

(c)  Uncle

(d)  Son-in-law

(e)  Brother

 

Ans : (a) Cousin

 

 Explanation: The relations may be analysed as follows :

Father wife — Mother; Mother brother — Uncle; Uncle son — Cousin.

So, Rohit is Anil cousin. Hence, the answer is (a).

 

Ex. 3. Pointing towards a person in a photograph, Anjali said, He is the only son

of the father of my sisters brother." How is that person related to Aryali ?

(a) Mother

(b) Father

 (c) Maternal uncle

(d) Cousin

(e) None of these

 

 Ans : (e) None of these

 

Explanation: The relations may be analysed as follows :

Sisters brother — Brother; Brothers father — Father; Fathers son — Brother.

So, the person in the photograph is Aryalis brother.

Hence, the answer is (e)

 

Ex. 4. Pointing out to a photograph, a man tells his friend, "She is the daughter of

the only son of my fathers wife." How is the girl in the photograph related

to the man ?

(a) Daughter

(6) Cousin

(c) Mother

(d) Sister

 (e) Niece

 

Ans : (a) Daughter

 

 Explanation: The relations may be analysed as follows :

Fathers wife — Mother; Mothers only son — Himself.

So, the girl is mans daughter.

Hence, the answer is (a).

 

 

Ex. 5. X introduces Y saying, -He is the husband of the grand daughter of the-father

of my father." How is Y related to X ?

(a) Brother

(6) Son

(c) Brother-in-law

(d) Nephew

(e) Son-in-law

 

Ans : (c) Brother-in-law

 

 Explanation: The relations may be analysed as follows :

Fathers father — Grandfather, Grandfathers Grand daughter — Sister;

Sisters husband — Brother-in-law.

So, Y is Xs brother-in-law.

Hence, the answer is (c).

 

Ex. 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) Grand daughter

(c) Daughter

(d) Sister

 (e) Sister-in-law

 

Ans : (a) Aunt

 

Explanation: The relations may be analysed as follows :

Mothers husband — Father, Fathers mother — Grandmother; Grandmothers

daughter — Fathers sister; Fathers sister — Aunt.

So, the lady is Rajans aunt.

Hence, the answer is (a).


7. Pointing to a man on the stage, Rita said, "He is the brother of the daughter

of the wife of my husband." How is the man on the stage related to Rita ?

(a) Son

(6) Husband

 (c) Cousin

(d) Nephew

(e) Brother-in-law

 

Ans : (a): Son

 

Explanation :  Wife of husband — Herself; Brother of daughter — Son.

So, the man is Ritas son.

 

 

8. Showing the man receiving the prize, Saroj said, He is the brother of my uncles

daughter." Who is the man to Saroj ?

(a) Son

(6) Brother-in-law

(c) Nephew

(d) Uncle

 (e) Cousin

 

Ans : (e): Cousin

 

Explanation:  Brother of uncles daughter — Uncles son — Cousin.

So, the man is Seemas cousin.

 

 

9. Pointing to a man, a woman said, "His mother is the only daughter of my

mother." How is the woman related to the man ?

(a)    Mother

(b)   Daughter

(c)    Sister

(d)   Grandmother

(e)    None of these


       Ans:  (a) Mother


       Explanation : Only daughter of my mother — Myself.

 So, the woman is mans mother


10. Pointing to a photograph, a person tells his friend, "She is the grand daughter

of the elder brother of my father/ How is the girl in the photograph related to

his father ?

(a) Niece

(6) Sister

(c) Aunt

(d) Sister-in-law

(e) Maternal aunt


Ans :  (a)  Niece

 

 Explanation : Brother of father — Uncle; Uncles grand daughter — daughter of uncles son —

daughter of cousin — niece.

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