In such type of questions, clues are given regarding comparisons among a set of persons or things with respect to one or more qualities. The candidate is required to analyse the whole information, form a proper ascending / descending sequence and then answer the given questions accordingly.
Hitesh is richer than Jaya whereas Mohan is richer than Pritam.
Lalit is as rich as Jaya. Amit is richer than Hitesh.
What conclusion can be definitely drawn from the above statement ?
In terms of richness, we have :
Jaya < Hitesh, Pritam < Mohan, Lalit = Jaya, Hitesh < Amit.
So, we have : Lalit = Jaya < Hitesh < Amit and Pritam < Mohan.
Clearly, Lalit is poorer than Hitesh.