Logical Reasoning - Analogies - Discussion

A good way to figure out the relationship in a given question is to make up a sentence that describes the relationship between the first two words. Then, try to use the same sentence to find out which of the answer choices completes the same relationship with the third word.

1. 

Odometer is to mileage as compass is to

[A]. speed
[B]. hiking
[C]. needle
[D]. direction

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

An odometer is an instrument used to measure mileage. A compass is an instrument used to determine direction. Choices a, b, and c are incorrect because none is an instrument.

Sneha said: (Dec 1, 2013)  
What is the easiest way to find the answer of reasoning question?

Kapil said: (Dec 22, 2013)  
Here also the same question arise that what the quick method to find the answers of logical question?

Sonu said: (Jan 9, 2014)  
Explain how to make up a sentence that describes the relationship between the first two words?

Sundar said: (Mar 16, 2014)  
Is there any shortcut to answer these type of questions?

Babu said: (Apr 3, 2014)  
A good way to figure out the relationship in a given question is to make up a sentence that describes the relationship between the first two words. Then, try to use the same sentence to find out which of the answer choices completes the same relationship with the third word.

Vixy said: (Nov 23, 2014)  
How can I master analogies?

Selvaraj said: (Dec 3, 2014)  
I need shortcut.

Irene said: (Feb 9, 2015)  
How can I master analogies? I need shortcut in comprehending.

Ami Paul said: (Jul 20, 2015)  
I needed analogical shortcut.

Manikandan said: (Jun 1, 2016)  
Very nice to practise and learn the problems of Analogy series. Thank you.

Bruce Lee said: (Jun 7, 2016)  
An odometer measures the distance. You can only find mileage by dividing the distance by the total number of litres used up.

Raj said: (Jul 5, 2016)  
Is there any shortcut to answer these type of questions?

Please tell me.

Bh@Rtey said: (Aug 16, 2016)  
I need some shortcut to memorize the analogy series. So can anyone help me?

Messi said: (Jun 23, 2018)  
I am not getting it. Please explain me.

Vikram T said: (Sep 27, 2018)  
Odometer is speed measering instrument.

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