Verbal Reasoning - Blood Relation Test - Discussion


  1. A * B means A is the sister of B
  2. A $ B means B is the mother of A
  3. A + B means A is the brother of B
  4. A = B means B is the father of A.
Which of the following means M is the maternal uncle of N?

[A]. M = P + Q * N
[B]. N + P = Q * M
[C]. N * P $ Q * M
[D]. None of these

Answer: Option D


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Don Seenu said: (Sep 21, 2010)  
In either of the three cases the sex of m is not clear that is "M" may b male or female. So d is the correct option.

Prasad said: (Oct 28, 2010)  
I agree with Don Seenu. the answer is D

Hari said: (Sep 16, 2011)  
The answer for it is

Shruti said: (Dec 1, 2011)  
M+P M is the brother of P
P$N P is the mother of N
so the answer should be M+P$N
but it is not given in the option. Therefor the answer is option D i.e. none of these.

Diksha Rathore said: (Oct 6, 2015)  
Yes correct answer is D or m+p$n means m is the maternal uncle of n because m's sister is n's mummy.

Diksha Rathore said: (Oct 6, 2015)  
M+p$n is the correct answer but it is not given in the option so D is the correct answer.

Siddhesh said: (Jan 11, 2016)  
If we assume it as feminine gender i.e. And then option C is satisfy the answer. So why we are not going for such kind assumptions?

Sujay said: (Jan 17, 2016)  
Option A and B not possible.

In case of option C, the gender of M can be male or female we don't know. So option C not possible. So, by default option D is correct.

Masterguru said: (Feb 4, 2017)  
Yes the correct answer is D.

Your answer is not correct, please check it @Hari.

Sasha said: (Jul 8, 2017)  
Gender of M is not specified in the question. So, The right option is D (none of the above).

Harini said: (May 18, 2018)  
Here the gender of M is not specified. If in case M is male, then, option C is the correct answer.

Ayush said: (Apr 5, 2019)  
According to question, '=' means father and there in option [A} M=P, So M gender is specified as Male then why answer 1 is not correct?

Nikhil said: (Jun 1, 2019)  
Gender not specified in each case So, D is the correct answer.

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