# Can you tell how many females are there?

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A is the father of two children - B and D who are of different sexes.
C is B's spouse.
E is the same sex as D.
B and C have the two children - F who is the same sex as B and G who is the same sex as C.
E's mother, H who is married to L, is the sister of D's mother, M.
E and E's spouse, I have two children - J and K who are the same sex as I.
Note that no persons have married more than once. Also, there are more number of females than males.

Can you tell how many females are there?

posted Jul 16, 2014

## 1 Solution

There are seven females

solution May 5, 2015
The name of A's first child has got to be a girl and Cs spouse has got to be a woman

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