Analogy means similarity a correspondence i.e., having similar features.
In question based on analogy, a particular relationship is given and another similar relation has to be identified from the alternative provided. Questions based on analogy are set up to test a candidate’s overall knowledge, power of reasoning and ability to think.
Here are different types of questions and answers based on verbal reasoning (analogy) that are asked various competitive exams.
Q. ‘Doctor’ is related to ‘Patient’, in the same way ‘Lawyer’ is related to
Q. As ‘Bald’ is related to ‘Blond’, in the same way, ‘Barren’ is related to
Q. ‘Atom’ is related to ‘Molecule’, in the same way as ‘Cell’ is related to
Q. ‘Flower’ is related to ‘Petal’, in the same way as ‘Book’ is related to