Direction to solve:

A roundabout description is given in the form of certain small relationships and you are required to analyse the whole chain of relations and decipher the direct relationship between the persons concerned.


Looking at a portrait of a man, Harsh said, "His mother is the wife of my father's son. Brothers and sisters I have none." At whose portrait was Harsh looking ?

A) His Son

B) His Cousin

C) His Uncle

D) His Nephew

E) None of these


Pointing to a lady, a man said, "The son of her only brother is the brother of my wife." How is the lady related to the man ?

A) Mother's Sister

B) Grandmother

C) Mother-in-law

D) Sister of Father-in-law

E) Maternal aunt


Pointing towards Rita, Nikhil said, 'I am the only son of her mother's son." How is Rita related to Nikhil?

A) Aunt

B) Niece

C) Mother

D) Cousin


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

A) Mother

B) Daughter

C) Sister

D) Grandmother

E) None of these


Introducing Reena, Monika said, "She is the only daughter of my father's only daughter." How is Monika related to Reena?

A) Aunt

B) Niece

C) Cousin

D) Data inadequate

E) None of these