1. Rahul told Anand, “Yesterday I defeated the only brother of the daughter of my grandmother.” Whom did Rahul defeat?
2. A man said to a lady, “Your mother’s husband’s sister is my aunt.” How is the lady related to the man?
So, lady’s aunt is man’s aunt and therefore lady is man’s sister.
3. Pointing to a gentleman, Deepak said, “His only brother is the father of my daughter’s father.” How is the gentleman related to Deepak?
or the man is the brother of Deepak’s father i.e. Deepak’s uncle.
4. A family has a man, his wife, their four sons and their wives. The family of every son also has 3 sons and one daughter. Find out the total number of male members in the whole family.
(i) The man himself;
(ii) His four sons; and
(iii) His (3 × 4) = 12 grandsons.
Hence, total number of male members = (1 + 4 + 12) = 17.
5. A is B’s sister. C is B’s mother. D is C’s father. E is D’s mother. Then, how is A related to D?
of C. Thus, A is the grand-daughter of D.
Hence, the answer is (d).
6. In a joint family, there are father, mother, 3 married sons and one unmarried daughter. Of the sons, two have 2 daughters each, and one has a son. How many female members are there in the family?
and 2 daughters of each of the two sons.
∴ Number of female members = (1 + 3 + 1 + 2 × 2) = 9.
7. A and B are married couple. X and Y are brothers. X is the brother of A. How is Y related to B?
brother of A. Thus, Y is the brother-in-law of B.
8. Daksh is taller than Manick but not as tall as Rohan. Somesh is shorter than Daksh but taller than Farhan. Who among them is the shortest?
Thus, the whole sequence may be :
(i) Rohan>Daksh>Manick>Somesh>Farhan; or
(ii) Rohan>Daksh>Somesh>Manick>Farhan; or
Thus, either Manick or Farhan may be the shortest. So, the given information is insufficient.
Directions (Q.9-10): These questions are based on the following information:
Five men A, B, C, D and E read a newspaper. The one who reads first gives it to C. The one who reads last had taken from A. E was not the first or last to read. There were two readers between B and A.
9. B passed the newspaper to whom?
(b) B passed the newspaper to C.
10.Who read the newspaper last?
Directions (Q.11-15): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow:
Six lectures A, B, C, D, E and F are to be organized in a span of seven days – from Sunday to Saturday. Only one lecture on each day in accordance with the following:
(i) A should not be organized on Thursday.
(ii) C should be organized immediately after F.
(iii) There should be a gap of two days between E and D.
(iv) One day there will be no lecture (Friday is not that day), just before that day D will be organised.
(v) B should be organized on Tuesday and should not be followed by D.
11. On which day there is not lecture?
So, the correct order is:
There is no lecture on Monday.
12. How many lectures are organized between C and D?
13. Which day will the lecture F be organised?
14. Which of the following is the last lecture in the series?
15. Which of the following information is not required in finding the complete sequence of organisation of lectures?