# Reasoning Questions – Blood Relation

‘A # B’ means ‘A is the daughter of B’
‘A © B’ means ‘B is the brother of A’
‘A = B’ means ‘B is the sister of A’
‘A & B’ means ‘A is the son of B’
‘A * B’ means ‘A is the father of B’
‘A @ B’ means ‘A is the mother of B’

1. What does the expression ‘P @ R = Q © S & T’?
A. T is the husband of P
B. R is the son of T
C. R is the daughter of T
D. T is the wife of P
E. None of these

Answer- A. T is the husband of P
2. Which of the following indicates that ‘A is the paternal uncle of B’?
A. A & U # Q @ R © B
B. A & U & R @ Q © B
C. B & R & Q @ U © A
D. B & Q # U @ R © A
E. None of these

Answer – C. B & R & Q @ U © A
3. Which of the following can be the correct conclusion drawn from the expression
‘A = P # Q © V * R’?
A. R is the grandson of P
B. A is the uncle of Q
C. Q is the uncle of R
D. R is the niece of Q
E. None of these

4. Which of the following can be correct conclusion drawn from the expression
‘E & C @ D © G = F’?
A. D is the brother of F
B. C has two sons and two daughters
C. D is the sister of F
D. F is the sister of E
E. None of these

Answer D. F is the sister of E
5. Which of the following indicates ‘M is the daughter of N’?
A. Q * P # C @ N @ V
B. N * D # R @ M @ B
C. F @ N # R * M
D. F © M = B # N
E. None of these

Answer B. N * D # R @ M @ B

Directions(6-8): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
P is the daughter of Q. R has only two children – P and S. T is the brother of U. S is married to V. R has only two daughters. W is the mother of Q. T is married to P. W is married to X. R is the son of Y.

1. Who among the following is the father of Q?
A. W
B. Y
C. R
D. X
E. None of these

2. Who among the following is the sister-in-law of U?
A. S
B. P
C. Q
D. W
E. Y

3. How is R related to T?
A. Father-in-law
B. Mother-in-law
C. Father
D. Mother
E. Brother

Directions(Q.No: 9 & 10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
P is the brother of Q. Q is the mother of R. R is the sister of S. S is married to T. U is the father of Q. U has only one daughter. U is married to V. P is the brother of W. X is the father-in-law of W.

1. How is W related to R?
A. Cannot be determined
B. Mother
C. Uncle
D. Father
E. Aunt