Directions (1-4): Hansraj , Caroline and Vikram are related to each other.
a)Among the three, one is Hansraj’s legal spouse,another is Caroline’s sibling and the third is Vikram’s sister in law.
b)Hansraj’s legal spouse and Caroline’s sibling are of the same gender. (Assume-There are no gay marriages)
- Who is the married man?
HansrajCarolineVikramEither Hansraj or CarolineCannot be determinedOption B
From the given statement,that Caroline’s sibling and Hansraj’s legal spouse are of the same gender,we can conclude that Hansraj cannot be the sibling of Caroline.Hence, Caroline’s sibling must be Vikram.This gives us four possibilities of husband wife pair if you make it.So,the correct possibility is –Hansraj(female)–caroline(male;Hanraj husband as well as Vikram’s sibling) ; Vikram(Caroline’s sibling-male).So ,the last condition of Vikram’s sister in law is met.Thus, this is the only possible solution given the clues.
- Who is the married women?
HansrajCarolineVikramEither Hansraj or CarolineCannot be determinedOption A
- The number of males amongst the group is?
1230Cannot be determinedOption B
- Who is the Caroline’s sibling?
HansrajCarolineVikramEither Hansraj or VikramCannot be determinedOption C
- Introducing a boy,Rohan said” His mother is the only daughter of my mother in law”.How is Rohan related to the boy?
UncleAuntFatherHusbandCannot be determinedOption C
Mother in law ony daughter means wife.Thus the statement can be read as”His mother is my wife”
- Pointing to a man in a photograph, Kavya said ” His brother’s father is the only son (and child) of my grandfather”.How is Kavya related to the man in the photograph?
Read this as “his father” is my grandfather’s only child.It means that kavya would be the sister of the man in photograph.
- Facing a man in the eye, Neha said” Your son is my son’s uncle”.How is the man related to Neha?
- Kavya presents Nikash as the son of the brother of her mother.How is Nikash related to Kavya?
nephewsoncousinunclecannot be determinedOption C
Nikash is the son of kavya’s mother’s brother that makes nikash and kavya cousins.
- A women pointing towards a boy said, “He is my mother’s mother’s only son”.How is the women related to the boy?
mothercousinnieceauntnone of theseOption C
It makes the boy the brother of the women’s mother that makes the women the boy’s niece.
- Akash said” This girl is the sister of the grandson of my mother”.How is this girl related to Akash?
NieceSisterDaughterNone of theseCannot be determinedOption C
Grandson of my mother means my son.My son’s sister means my daughter.