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 ?

A. Jaya is poorer than Pritam.
B. Mohan is richer than Amit.
C. Lalit is poorer than Hitesh.
D. Pritam is richer than Lalit
Answer: C . Lalit is poorer than Hitesh.


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.