# Blood Relations Quiz Set 005

### Question 1

Pointing to a gentleman, Dilpreet said, "His only brother is the father of my daughter's father." How is that gentleman related to Dilpreet?

A

Father.

B

Grandfather.

C

Brother-in-law.

D

Uncle.

Soln.
Ans: d

Father of Dilpreet's daughter is Dilpreet himself and brother of gentleman is father of Dilpreet. Hence, that gentleman is related as Uncle to Dilpreet.

### Question 2

Read the following information carefully and then answer the questions given below it:

1. 'P × Q' means 'P is the father of Q'.
2. 'P − Q' means 'P is the sister of Q'.
3. 'P + Q' means 'P is the mother of Q'.
4. 'P ÷ Q' means 'P is the brother of Q'.

Which of the following represents 'R is the niece of M'?

A

M ÷ K × T − R.

B

M − J + R − N.

C

R − M × T ÷ W.

D

Cannot be determined.

Soln.
Ans: b

M − J + R − N means M and J are sisters and J is the mother of R who is the sister of N, so R is a female, and M is mausi of R. So the relation is Mausi-Bhanji, i.e. niece.

Please note that the following is not the solution because it is not possible to determine whether R is a male or female.

M ÷ K × T − R means M is brother of K who is father of T and then T is sister of R. So the relation between M and R is Chacha-Bhateejee or Chacha-Bhateeja because it is not possible to tell whether R is a male or female.

### Question 3

Introducing Geeta to guests, Baljeet said, "Her father is the only son of my father." How is Geeta related to Baljeet?

A

Daughter.

B

Mother.

C

Sister.

D

Niece.

Soln.
Ans: a

The only son of Baljeet's father is Baljeet himself. This means that Baljeet is the father of Geeta. Hence Geeta is the daughter of Baljeet.

### Question 4

'S × T' means that S is the mother of T, 'S + T' means that S is the father of T, 'S − T' means that S is the sister of T. On the basis of this information, you have to select the option which shows that A is the grandfather of T.

A

A + S + B − T.

B

A × B + C − T.

C

A + C − T.

D

A + B − C × T.

Soln.
Ans: a
1. B − T ⇒ B is the sister of T.
2. S + B ⇒ S is the father of B, hence S will be father of T [from (i)]
3. A + S ⇒ A is the father of S, hence A will be grandfather of B.

### Question 5

'P + Q' means that P is the brother of Q, 'P − Q' means that P is the mother of Q and 'P × Q' means that P is the sister of Q. Which of the following means that M is the maternal-uncle of R?

A

M − R + K.

B

M + K − R.

C

M + K × Q.

D

There is no such symbol.

Soln.
Ans: b

'K − R' means K is the mother of R. 'M + K' means M is the brother of K. Hence, on combining both the information, we get that M is the maternal-uncle of R.