# SSC CGL Exam Tier-I: Reasoning: Blood Relations Quiz!

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### A is B's daughter. B is C's mother. D is C's brother. How is D related to A?

• A.

Father

• B.

Grandfather

• C.

Brother

• D.

Son P is Q's brother. R is Q's mother

C. Brother
Explanation
A is the daughter of B.
B is the mother of C.
Therefore B is the mother of A and C.
D is the brother of C.
Therefore D is the son of B.
Thus, D is the brother of A.

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• 2.

### P is Q's brother. R is Q's mother. S is R's father. T is S's mother. How is P related to T?

• A.

Granddaughter

• B.

Great grandson

• C.

Grandson

• D.

Grandmother

B. Great grandson
Explanation
P is brother of Q. Therefore, P is a male.
R is mother of P and Q and R is daughter of S. S is the son of T.
S is the grandfather of P.
Therefore, P is great grandson of T.

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• 3.

### A is B's brother. C is D's father. E is B's mother. A and D are brothers. How is E related to C?

• A.

Sister

• B.

Sister-in-law

• C.

Niece

• D.

Wife

D. Wife
Explanation
A is the brother of B. Therefore. A is a male. C is the father of D. Therefore. C is a male. E is the mother of B. Therefore. E is a' female. A and D are brothers. Therefore D is a male.
Deductions
(i) A and D are brothers of B.
(ii) C is the father of A, Band D.
(iii) C is the mother of A. Band D.
(iv) E is the wife of C.

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• 4.

### A is the sister of B. B is the brother of C, C is the son of D. How is D related to A?

• A.

Mother

• B.

Daughter

• C.

Son

• D.

Uncle

A. Mother
Explanation
B is the brother of C.
C is the son of D.
A is the sister of Band C.
Thus D is either father or mother of A, Band C.
According to the given options we are left with no choice but to select option (1) as answer.

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• 5.

### B is is the brother of A, whose only sister is mother of C. D is maternal grandmother of C. How is A related to D?

• A.

Daughter-In-law

• B.

Daughter

• C.

Aunt

• D.

Nephew

B. Daughter
Explanation
Although the sex of A is not mentioned clearly in the question. But on the basis of given information it seems that A is daughter of D.

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• 6.

### A family has a man, his wife, their 4 sons and their wives. The family of every son also have 3 sons and one daughter each. Find out the total number of male members.

• A.

1

• B.

12

• C.

4

• D.

17

D. 17
Explanation
Total number of males
= 1 + 4 + 12 = 17

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• 7.

### A and B are sisters. R and S are brothers. A's daughter is R's sis- ter. What is B's relation to S?

• A.

Mother

• B.

Grandmother

• C.

Sister

• D.

Aunt

D. Aunt
Explanation
A's daughter is the sister of R and S. B is sister of A.
Therefore, B is aunt of S.

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• 8.

### In a group of friends, two men have wives, one is a bachelor, another's wife is dead, two are divorcees. They take four children with them to a picnic. How many have gone to the picnic?

• A.

12

• B.

10

• C.

14

• D.

13

A. 12
Explanation
Two couples  Persons
Bachelor  Widower  Two
Divorcees = 4 persons
4 children.
Therefore, 12 persons went to the picnic.

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• 9.

### E is the sister of B. A is the father of C. B Is the son of C. How is A related to E?

• A.

Grandfather

• B.

Granddaughter

• C.

Father

• D.

Great-grandfather

A. Grandfather
Explanation
B is the son of C and grandson of A.
E is sister of B.
Therefore, A is the grandfather of E.

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• 10.

### Given that A is the mother of B C is the son of A D is the brother of E E is the daughter of B Who is the grandmother of D?

• A.

A

• B.

B

• C.

C

• D.

D

A. A
Explanation
E is the daughter of B and D is brother of-E. Therefore D is son of B and A is mother of B. Thus. A is grandmother of D.

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• 11.

### In a joint family there are father, mother, 3 married sons and one unmarried daughter. Of the sons, 2 have 2 daughters each, and one has a son. How many female members are there in the family?

• A.

2

• B.

3

• C.

6

• D.

9

D. 9
Explanation
Female members:  Mother, 3 daughters-in-law, one daughter.
Four grand daughters
Thus, there are nine female members.

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• 12.

### (I) F is the brother of A, (II) C is the daughter of A, (III) K is the sister of F, (IV) G is the brother of C. Who is the uncle of G?

• A.

A

• B.

C

• C.

K

• D.

F

D. F
Explanation
G is the son of A and F is brother of A.

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• 13.

### Giridharlal's family consists of his wife Radha, 3 sons and 2 daughters. One daughter is yet to be married and the other daughter has a son. Two sons have 2 children each and the third on has 3 children. An old aunt and son- in-law also stay with them. How many members are there in Giridharlal's family?

• A.

20

• B.

19

• C.

18

• D.

17

A. 20
Explanation
Giridharlal and his Wife = 2 members
3 sons and 2 daughters = 5 members
One Daughter's husband and son = 2 members
Grandsons of Giridharlal = 7 members
Wives of Giridharlal's sons = 3 members
Aunt = 1 member
Total members = 20

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• 14.

### Seema is the daughter-in-law of Sudhir and sister-in-law of Ramesh. Mohan is the son of Sudhir and only brother of Ramesh. Find the relation between Seema and Mohan.

• A.

Sister-in-law

• B.

Aunt

• C.

Cousin

• D.

Wife

D. Wife
Explanation
Seema is the daughter-In-law of Sudhir
Mohan is the son of Sudhir.
Seema is the sister-in-law of
Mohan's only brother Ramesh.
Therefore, Seema is the wife of
Mohan

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• 15.

### A is father of C and D is son of B. E is brother of A. If C is sister of D how is B related to E?

• A.

Sister - in -law

• B.

Sister

• C.

Brother

• D.

Brother - in – law

A. Sister - in -law
Explanation
C and D are children of A and B.
B is mother of C and D. Therefore, B is sister-in-law of E.

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• 16.

### C is wife of B, E is the son of C, A is the brother of B and father of D. What is the relationship of E to D?

• A.

Mother

• B.

Sister

• C.

Brother

• D.

Cousin

D. Cousin
Explanation
E is the son of B and C.
A is the uncle of E and father of D.
Therefore, E is cousin of D.

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• 17.

### M is the son of P. Q is the grand- daughter of 0 who is the husband of P. How is M related to O?

• A.

Son

• B.

Daughter

• C.

Mother

• D.

Father

A. Son
Explanation
O is the husband of P. M is the son'of P.
Therefore, M is the son of O.

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• 18.

### X and Y are brothers. R is the father of Y. S is the brother of T and maternal uncle of X. What is T to R?

• A.

Mother

• B.

Wife

• C.

Sister

• D.

Brother

B. Wife
Explanation
R is father of X and Y.
S is maternal uncle of X and Y Considering the given options, it may be assumed that T is wife of R.

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• 19.

### Suresh's sister is the wife of Ram. Ram is Rani's brother. Ram's father is Madhur. Sheetal is Ram's grandmother. Rema is Sheetal's daughter-in-law. Rohit is Rani's brother's son. Who is Rohit to Suresh?

• A.

Brother-in-law

• B.

Son

• C.

Brother

• D.

Nephew

D. Nephew
Explanation
Ram is brother of Rani.
Rohit is son of Ram.
Suresh is maternal uncle of Rohit.
Therefore, Rohit is nephew of Suresh.

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• 20.

### Vinod introduces Vishal as the son of the only brother of his father's wife. How is Vinod related to Vishal?

• A.

Cousin

• B.

Brother

• C.

Son

• D.

Uncle

A. Cousin
Explanation
Wife of Vinod's father means the mother of Vinod.
Only brother of Vinod's mother means maternal uncle of Vinod.
Therefore, Vinod is cousin of Vishal.

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