verbal reasoning questions and answers - skillgun
"Roja is Vinay's grandfather's only son's daughter" How Vinay is related Roja?
Vinay's grandfather's only son -- Vinay's father.
So, the Roja is the daughter of Vinay's father
i.e., Vinay is the Roja`s brother.
"Lavish's mom is the wife of Harish' father's son.
Harish is the only kid to his father."
What is Lavish to Harish?
Since Harish has no brother or sister, so he is his father's only son.
Now, wife of Harish father's son -- Harish's wife.
So, Harish's wife is Lavish's mom or Lavish is Harish's son.
"Anarkali's father Ramesh is the only son of Meena's father-in-law Manish", then how is Sowmya, Anarkali's sister is related to Manish?
None of these
Only son of Meena's father-in-law Manish -- Meena's husband.
So, Ramesh is Meena's husband and Anarkali and Sowmya are his daughters.
Thus, Sowmya is the grand daughter of Manish.
Ashok told "Lakshmi's mother's brother is the only son of my mother's father."
How is the Lakshmi's mother related to Ashok ?
Only son of Ashok's mother's father -- Ashok's maternal uncle.
So, Lakshmi's maternal uncle is Ashok's maternal uncle.
Thus, Lakshmi's mother is Ashok's aunt.
Lalitha told Firoz is son of daughter of father of her uncle.
How Firoz is related to Lalitha?
Daughter of uncle's father -- Uncle's sister -- Mother;
Mother's son -- Brother.
If Prakash is Yusuf's son's son's brother.
how is Prakash related to Yusuf ?
Son of Yusuf's son -- Grandson;
Brother of Yusuf's grandson -- Yusuf's grandson.
Dinesh told "Raghu's only brother is my daughter's father's father."
How Raghu is related to Dinesh?
Father of Dinesh's daughter's father -- Dinesh's father.
So, Raghu's brother is Dinesh's father or Raghu is the brother of Dinesh's father
i.e., Raghu is Dinesh's uncle.
Krishnakanth says, "Rakesh's mother is my mother's only daughter", how is Krishnakanth related to Rakesh?
Cannot be determined
Only daughter of Krishnakanth's mother -- Krishnakanth's sister.
So, Rakesh's mother is Krishnakanth's sister or Krishnakanth is the brother of Rakesh's mother
i.e., So Krishnakanth is Rakesh's maternal uncle.
Senha tells Prakash "I am the only daughter of Meenakshi and her son is your maternal uncle."
How is Sneha related to Prakash's dad ?
Either a or b
Clearly, the sneha's brother is Prakash's maternal uncle.
So, Sneha is Prakash's mother or his father's wife.
Satish's mother is Rajani's dad's only daughter. How Rajani is related to Satish?
Only daughter of Rajani’s dad = Rajani only.
So mother of Satish is Rajani.
Raja is son of Camy’s grand father’s only daughter.
How is Camy’s father related to Raja?
Camy’s grand father’s only daughter means Camy’s mother. Raja is son of Camy’s mother. So, Raja and Camy are siblings.
Camy’s father is Raja’s father too.
“Bhaskar is the son of Sridevi's mother-in-law’s only child”.
How is Bhaskar related to Sridevi?
Sridevi's mother-in-law’s only child = Sridevi’s husband.
The Bhaskar is the son of Sridevi’s husband.
So, Bhaskar is son to Sridevi.
B is husband of C. A is sister of B. D is sister of C. How is D related to B?
B is husband and C is his wife.
A is sister of B means A is sister-
in-law of C ( husband’s sister).
And D is sister of C means D is sister-in-law of B ( wife’s sister )
Pointing Richa, plumber said,
"Richa is my wife's father-in-law's wife's only son's only daughter."
How is the girl related to the plumber?
father-in-law of my wife = father-in-law of plumber’s wife =plumber’s father.
Wife of the father-in-law of my wife = wife of plumber’s father = plumber’s mother.
Only son of plumber’s mother = plumber (plumber’s parents do not have any other child ).
So, she is only daughter of plumber as the plumber does not have any other children.
“Gangadhar is the son of Madhumathi's father's only son”.
How is Gangadhar's mother related to Madhumathi?
Only son of Madhumathi’s father => Madhumathi’s only brother
Gangadhar is the son of Madhumathi’s only brother => Gangadhar is Madhumathi’s nephew.
Mother of Gangadhar is Madhumathi’s only brother’s wife.
So Gangadhar's mother is Madhumathi’s sister-in-law.
Father of Amy is Bob’s son-in-law.
Camy, Amy’s sister, is Pou's daughter.
How is Pou related to Bob?
Amy’s father is Bob’s son-in-law?Amy’s mother is Bob’s daughter.
Camy is daughter of Pou means Pou is either Father or Mother of Amy and Camy.
And Pou is either son or daughter to Bob.
So, Pou is either daughter or son-in-law to Bob.
Nagma is Mohan’s sister Shwetha’s brother's only daughter.
What is the relation of Nagma to Mohan?
Niece or daughter
Mohan’s sister shwetha’s brother.
So, Nagma is the daughter of Mohan or Mohan’s brother (Niece).
“Wife of Nagesh is Srujana's father' only daughter.” How is Nagesh related to Srujana?
Only daughter of Srujana's father – Srujana herself.
So, the Nagesh is Srujana’s husband.
“Kittu is the brother of Madhu's uncle’s daughter.” Who is Kittu to Madhu?
Brother of uncle’s daughter – Uncle’s son – Cousin.
So, Kittu is Madhu’s cousin.
“Rajesh fought with the only brother of Rajesh's grandmother's daughter.” Whom did Rajesh fight with?
Daughter of grandmother – Aunt;
Aunt’s only brother – Father.
So Rajesh fought with his father.
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