# Only Puzzles

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Lady 1: “And was he related to you, dear?”
Lady 2: “Oh, yes. You see, that man’s mother was my mother’s mother-in-law, but he is not on speaking terms with my papa.”
What is the relationship of the man to lady 2?

@GAURI9997  ·  1 karma

paternal uncle

@muskanchiraniya  ·  0 karma

uncle

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Two of Anthony, Bernard and Charles are fighting.

The shorter of Anthony and Bernard is the older of two fighters

The younger of Bernard and Charles is the shorter of two fighters.

The taller of Anthony and Charles is the younger of the two fighters.

Who among them is not fighting?

Anthony
Bernard
Charles

﻿Arnold’s fitness schedule consists of cycling, rowing, gymnasium, jogging and boxing from Monday to Saturday, each workout is on one day, one day being a rest day.

Gymnasium workout is done neither on the first nor on the last day but is done earlier than rowing.

Jogging is done on the immediate next day of the rowing day.

﻿Cycling is done on the immediate previous day of the rest day.

Jogging and boxing were done with a two-day gap between them.

Boxing was done on the following day the rest day.

Which of the following is a wrong statement?

Gymnasium workout is done on the immediate previous day of rowing.
Jogging is done three days after the day on which boxing was done.
Jogging is done three days after the day on which boxing was done.
There is a two days’ gap between the rest day and the day on which gymnasium workout is done.

﻿Three boys were given a bag of candies as a Diwali present, and it was agreed that they should be divided in proportion to their ages, which together amounted to 17½ years. Now the bag contained 770 candies, and as often as Atish took four Pranav took three, and as often as Atish took six Maninder took seven.

What were the boys’ respective ages.

9, 6, 2.5
8, 4, 5.5
6, 4.5, 7
None of these

﻿Pranav: “Do you know, when the Singhs married eighteen years ago Mr. Singh was three times as old as his wife, and to-day he is just twice as old as she?”

Priyanka: “Then how old was Mrs. Singh on the wedding day?”

12
15
24
18

﻿“Now, then, Mahesh, how old is Migo?” Anupama’s young man asked her brother.

“Well, five years ago,” was the youngster’s reply, “sister was four times older than the dog, but now she is only three times as old.”

﻿﻿What is Migo’s age?

15
10
5
20

Lady 1: “And was he related to you, dear?”

Lady 2: “Oh, yes. You see, that man’s mother was my mother’s mother-in-law, but he is not on speaking terms with my papa.”

What is the relationship of the man to lady 2?

Uncle
Brother in Law
Father
Cousin