# New Pattern Blood Relations Puzzles for SBI PO 2020 and IBPS PO 2020 | Blood Relations Questions PDF at Smartkeeda

Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
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1
Eight persons – Joy, Raj, Sam, Pal, Aby, Neo, Dev and Tia consists of a family of three generations such that there are three females and two married couples in the family. For every person of the family either both or none of the parents are alive.

Sam's sister in law is mother of Dev.
Tia is an unmarried female.
Dev's mother doesn't have any siblings.
Joy is father in law of Neo who is mother of two children.
Raj is grandmother of Dev who is nephew of Pal. [S.1 Q.1]

How is Sam related to Raj?
» Explain it
C
Following the final solution, we can say that Sam is the son of Raj.

Hence, the correct answer is option C.

Final Solution:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Eight persons – Joy, Raj, Sam, Pal, Aby, Neo, Dev and Tia consists of a family of three generations such that there are three females and two married couples in the family. For every person of the family either both or none of the parents are alive.

Inference:

We will keep this information in mind while solving the puzzle.

Reference:

Raj is grandmother of Dev who is nephew of Pal.
Joy is father in law of Neo who is mother of two children.

Inference:

After using the above hints we can draw a following blood chart:

Here, we will make a mental note that Dev is the nephew of Pal.

Reference:

Sam's sister in law is mother of Dev.
Tia is an unmarried child.
Dev's mother doesn't have any siblings.

Inference:

After using the given hints, the above blood chart can be redrawn as:

At this point we can say that Aby was the father of Dev and we also know that there are only three females in family so we can say that remaining persons are males.

2
Eight persons – Joy, Raj, Sam, Pal, Aby, Neo, Dev and Tia consists of a family of three generations such that there are three females and two married couples in the family. For every person of the family either both or none of the parents are alive.

Sam's sister in law is mother of Dev.
Tia is an unmarried female.
Dev's mother doesn't have any siblings.
Joy is father in law of Neo who is mother of two children.
Raj is grandmother of Dev who is nephew of Pal. [S.1 Q.2]

How is Neo related to Pal?
» Explain it
A
Following the final solution, we can say that Neo is the sister in law of Pal.

Hence, the correct answer is option A.

Final Solution:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Eight persons – Joy, Raj, Sam, Pal, Aby, Neo, Dev and Tia consists of a family of three generations such that there are three females and two married couples in the family. For every person of the family either both or none of the parents are alive.

Inference:

We will keep this information in mind while solving the puzzle.

Reference:

Raj is grandmother of Dev who is nephew of Pal.
Joy is father in law of Neo who is mother of two children.

Inference:

After using the above hints we can draw a following blood chart:

Here, we will make a mental note that Dev is the nephew of Pal.

Reference:

Sam's sister in law is mother of Dev.
Tia is an unmarried child.
Dev's mother doesn't have any siblings.

Inference:

After using the given hints, the above blood chart can be redrawn as:

At this point we can say that Aby was the father of Dev and we also know that there are only three females in family so we can say that remaining persons are males.

3
Eight persons – Joy, Raj, Sam, Pal, Aby, Neo, Dev and Tia consists of a family of three generations such that there are three females and two married couples in the family. For every person of the family either both or none of the parents are alive.

Sam's sister in law is mother of Dev.
Tia is an unmarried female.
Dev's mother doesn't have any siblings.
Joy is father in law of Neo who is mother of two children.
Raj is grandmother of Dev who is nephew of Pal. [S.1 Q.3]

How many children does Joy have?
» Explain it
C
Following the final solution, we can say that Joy have three children.

Hence, the correct answer is option C.

Final Solution:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Eight persons – Joy, Raj, Sam, Pal, Aby, Neo, Dev and Tia consists of a family of three generations such that there are three females and two married couples in the family. For every person of the family either both or none of the parents are alive.

Inference:

We will keep this information in mind while solving the puzzle.

Reference:

Raj is grandmother of Dev who is nephew of Pal.
Joy is father in law of Neo who is mother of two children.

Inference:

After using the above hints we can draw a following blood chart:

Here, we will make a mental note that Dev is the nephew of Pal.

Reference:

Sam's sister in law is mother of Dev.
Tia is an unmarried child.
Dev's mother doesn't have any siblings.

Inference:

After using the given hints, the above blood chart can be redrawn as:

At this point we can say that Aby was the father of Dev and we also know that there are only three females in family so we can say that remaining persons are males.

4
Eight persons – Joy, Raj, Sam, Pal, Aby, Neo, Dev and Tia consists of a family of three generations such that there are three females and two married couples in the family. For every person of the family either both or none of the parents are alive.

Sam's sister in law is mother of Dev.
Tia is an unmarried female.
Dev's mother doesn't have any siblings.
Joy is father in law of Neo who is mother of two children.
Raj is grandmother of Dev who is nephew of Pal. [S.1 Q.4]

How is Aby related to Tia?
» Explain it
E
Following the final solution, we can say that Aby is the father of Tia.

Hence, the correct answer is option E.

Final Solution:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Eight persons – Joy, Raj, Sam, Pal, Aby, Neo, Dev and Tia consists of a family of three generations such that there are three females and two married couples in the family. For every person of the family either both or none of the parents are alive.

Inference:

We will keep this information in mind while solving the puzzle.

Reference:

Raj is grandmother of Dev who is nephew of Pal.
Joy is father in law of Neo who is mother of two children.

Inference:

After using the above hints we can draw a following blood chart:

Here, we will make a mental note that Dev is the nephew of Pal.

Reference:

Sam's sister in law is mother of Dev.
Tia is an unmarried child.
Dev's mother doesn't have any siblings.

Inference:

After using the given hints, the above blood chart can be redrawn as:

At this point we can say that Aby was the father of Dev and we also know that there are only three females in family so we can say that remaining persons are males.

5
Some persons related to each other were going in a bus. When asked about their relationships, following were their replies:

Soni says ‘Anshu is my grandmother and Joan is my paternal uncle’.
Clay says ‘Nikki is my wife and Manav is my father in law’.
Nikki says ‘Babu is my father in law and Soni is my daughter’.
Reet says ‘Soni is my granddaughter and Nikki is my daughter in law’. [S.2 Q.1]

How many male member(s) are there in the family?
» Explain it
C
Following the final solution, we can say that there are four male members in the family.

Hence, the correct answer is option C.

Final Solution:

Common Explanation:

Reference:

Clay says ‘Nikki is my wife and Manav is my father in law’.

Inference:

After using the above hints, we can draw a following blood chart:

Reference:

Nikki says ‘Babu is my father in law and Soni is my daughter’.

Inference:

After using the above hints, we have:

Reference:

Reet says ‘Soni is my granddaughter and Nikki is my daughter in law’.

Inference:

After using the above hints, we have:

Reference:

Soni says ‘Anshu is my grandmother and Joan is my paternal uncle’.

Inference:

After using the above hints, we have: