When a person is required to marry the sister of his deceased wife the system is known as:

A. Levirate

B. Exogamy

C. Hypergamy

D. None of these

Answer: Option A

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Which of the following is a nuclear family?

A. A family in which one husband, wife and their children live together

B. A family in which all the brothers of the husband as well as their wives and children live together

C. A family in which only wife and husband live together

D. None of the above