Logic & Reasoning

Candid is to indirect as honest is to

a. frank.
b. wicked.
c.  truthful.
d. untruthful.
  1. d. Candid and indirect refer to opposing traits. Honest and untruthful refer to opposing traits. The answer is not choice a because frank means the same thing as candid.Wicked (choice b) is incorrect because even though it refers to a negative trait,it does not mean the opposite of honest. Choice c is incorrect because truthful and honest mean the same thing.

Test ID: 739
Source: 501 challenging logic & reasoning problems