Directions for questions 1 to 4: Answer the questions on the basis of following information.
Four families decided to attend the marriage ceremony of one of their colleagues. One family has no kids, while the others have at least one kid each. Each family with kids has at least one kid attending the marriage. Given below is some information about the families, and who reached when to attend the marriage.
The family with 2 kids came just before the family with no kids. pooja who does not have any kids reached just before Madhuri’s family. Ritraj and his wife reached last with their only kid. Rahul is not the husband of Jyoti. Rahul and Hemin are fathers. Only other man and woman present were Darpan and Poonam respectively, which were not necessarily husband and wife.Madhuri’s and Poonam’s daughters go to the same school. Jyoti came before Pooja and met Poonam when she reached the venue. Hemin said his son could not come because of his exams.

Question 1 : Which woman arrive third ?
(a) Pooja
(b) Madhuri
(c) Poonam
(d) Jyoti

Question 2 : Name the correct pair of husband and wife.
(a) Hemin and Pooja
(b) Ritraj and Madhuri
(c)  Rahul and Madhuri
(d) Hemin and Poonam

Question 3 : Of the following pairs, whose daughters go to the same school ?
(a) Rahul and Darpan
(b) Ritraj and Darpan
(c) Ritraj and Rahul
(d) Hemin and Rahul

Question 4 : Whose family is known to have more than one kid for certain ?
(a) Darpan’s
(b) Hemin’s
(c) Rahul’s
(d) Ritraj’s

Answers and Explanations

Answer 1 : (a)

On analyzing the given information, we get the following table :

Their order of arrival is Rahul & Poonam, Hemin & Jyoti, Darpan & Pooja, Ritraj & Madhuri. Hence answer to these questions can be easily obtained.

Answer 2 : (b)

On analyzing the given information, we get the following table :

Their order of arrival is Rahul & Poonam, Hemin & Jyoti, Darpan & Pooja, Ritraj & Madhuri. Hence answer to these questions can be easily obtained.

Answer 3 : (c)

This can be easily evaluated once the husband-wife pairs are made since the clue states clearly about the women whose daughters go to the same school.

On analyzing the given information, we get the following table :

Their order of arrival is Rahul & Poonam, Hemin & Jyoti, Darpan & Pooja, Ritraj & Madhuri. Hence answer to these questions can be easily obtained.

Answer 4 : (b)

Since it was Hermin who said that ‘his son‘ could not come which he must have only said when he would be having both a son as well as a daughter as otherwise he could have easily said ‘his child could not come’ in case he had a single child.

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