Blood Relations – 1



As Patrick Rothfuss rightly says, “Practice makes the master.”  And we, at CLATGyan, try to help you in achieving this. Here is a 20-question exercise on Blood Relations. It has been made by Virali Nagda (Batch of 2019)and don’t forget to mention your gratitude in the comments below. Time yourself as this shouldn’t be taking you more than 10 minutes. 🙂 Good luck!

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

2. Antra told Manisha, “The girl I met yesterday at the beach was the youngest daughter of the brother-in-law of my friend’s mother”. How is the girl related to Antra’s friend?

3. Pointing towards Bhavna, Prashant said, “I am the only son of her mother’s son.” How is Bhavna related to Prashant?

4. A man pointing to a photograph says, “The lady in the photograph is my nephew’s maternal grandmother”. How is the lady in the photograph related to the man’s sister who has no other sister?

5. Pointing to a man on the stage, Nikita said, “He is the brother of the daughter of the wife of my husband.” How is the man on the stage related to Nikita?

6. Pointing to a photograph, Arun said, “She is the daughter of my grandfather’s only son,” How is the Arun related to the girl in the photograph?

7. Introducing a gentleman, a lady said “His mother is the only daughter of my mother.” How the gentleman is related to that lady?

8. Pointing to a man a woman said, “He is the only son-in-law of my mother’s father”. How is the woman related to that man?

9. Pointing to a boy, Deepa said “He is the son of my grandfather’s only child”. How is boy related to Deepa?

10. If Krish says Chetan’s sister is my father’s only daughter, which of the following is true about the relationship of Krish and Chetan?

11. Looking at a portrait of 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?

12. If Sunita says, “Ranjana’s father Ram is the only son of my father-in-law Durgaprasad,” then how is Gayatri, who is the sister of Ranjana, related to Durgaprasad?

13. If Heena says, “Azhar’s mother is the only daughter of my mother”, how is Heena related to Azhar?

14. . A boy goes to see a picture and sees a man sitting to his left and found that the man was his relative. The man was the husband of the sister of his mother. How is the man related to the boy?

15. Pointing to a photograph, a lady tells Bhushan, “I am the only daughter of this lady and her son is your maternal uncle.” How is the speaker related to Bhushan’s father?

16. ‘A’ goes on a picnic trip and meets a woman B who is the sister of A’s wife. How is B related to ‘A’?

17. Pointing to a man in the photograph, a woman said, “His brother’s father is the only son of my grandfather.” How is the woman related to the man in the photograph?

18. Sahil said, “Siddhesh’s mother is the only daughter of my mother.” How is Sahil related to Siddhesh?

19. . Pointing to a photograph, a lady tells Vinod, “I am the only daughter of this lady and her son is your maternal uncle.” How is the narrator related to Vinod’s father?

20. Pointing to a photograph, a man said, “I have no brother or sister but that man’s father is my father’s son. “Whose photograph was it?


  1. Thanks Virali!! I got 19 out of 20. Hope to get a perfect score next time. Could you post some Judgement-inference-fact questions. They were asked in this year’s CLAT. Thank you once again

    • In the 20th question, the father of the person in the photograph is the speaker’s father’s only son (meaning the speaker himself).

  2. 17 out of 20 ! i feel like dancing though :’D
    I’ll make sure to score 20 next time 🙂
    thank you clatgyan 
    you people have made studying much easier 🙂

  3. Hey i secured 19/20, these were quite logical questions n i tried my best to solv all these.
    Bt i didnt understood 4th question
    Can u help me out solving that question

  4. This was one of the trickiest “blood relations” exercises that I’ve done. Thank you!

    I scored 18/20 in around 12 minutes.

  5. Thank you so much for the test. I scored 18 out of 20. I made two very silly mistake due to shortage of time. I guess I need to pay more attention on time management.

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