QOTD - A says to her colleague B that the lady sitting in front of him is her father in law’s only son’s child’s mother. What is the relation between the lady sitting in front of A and B?

2019-08-19 | Team PendulumEdu


A. Father

B. Mother

C. Brother

D. herself

Correct answer: (D)


Let us assume X is the lady sitting in front of A, F is the B’s father in law, and H is the B’s husband.


Let us assume M corresponds to male, F corresponds to female, horizontal lines denote relationship of brother or sister and vertical/inclined lines denote father/mother-son/daughter relationship and double horizontal lines denote husband wife relationship.

Thus, depicting the given information in the diagram we get


From the above family tree, we can say that lady sitting in front of A is B herself.

Hence, (D) is the correct answer.

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