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5): The logic problems in this set present you with three true statements: Fact 1, Fact 2, and Fact 3. Then, you are given three more statements (labeled I, II, and III), and you must determine which of these, if any, is also a fact. One or two of the statements could be true; all of the statements could be true; or none of the statements could be true. Choose your answer based solely on the information given in the first three facts. 5. Fact 1: All chickens are birds. Fact 2: Some chickens are hens. Fact 3: Female birds lay eggs. If the first three statements are facts, which of the following statements must also be a fact? I: All birds lay eggs. II: Hens are birds. III: Some chickens are not hens. A.I only B. II only C. II and III only D.None of the statements is a known fact. Answer: Option C Explanation: The first statement cannot be true because only female birds lay eggs. Statement II is true because hens are chickens and chickens are birds. Statement III is also true because if only some chickens are hens, then some must not be hens. Learn more problems on : Logical Problems Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.No. 6): Read the question carefully and choose the correct answer. 6.Danielle has been visiting friends in Ridge-wood for the past two weeks. She is leaving tomorrow morning and her flight is very early. Most of her friends live fairly close to the airport. Madison lives ten miles away. Frances lives five miles away, Samantha, seven miles. Alexis is farther away than Frances, but closer than Samantha. Approximately how far away from the airport is Alexis? A.nine miles B. seven miles C. eight miles D.six miles Answer: Option D

Explanation: Alexis is farther away than Frances, who is five miles away, and closer than Samantha, who is seven miles away. Learn more problems on : Logical Problems Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.No. 7): Read the below passage carefully and answer the questions: Five cities all got more rain than usual this year. The five cities are: Last Stand, Mile City, New Town, Olliopolis, and Polberg. The cities are located in five different areas of the country: the mountains, the forest, the coast, the desert, and in a valley. The rainfall amounts were: 12 inches, 27 inches, 32 inches, 44 inches, and 65 inches. * The city in the desert got the least rain; the city in the forest got the most rain. * New Town is in the mountains. * Last Stand got more rain than Olliopolis. * Mile City got more rain than Polberg, but less rain than New Town. * Olliopolis got 44 inches of rain. * The city in the mountains got 32 inches of rain; the city on the coast got 27 inches of rain. 7.Which city got the most rain? A.Last Stand B. Mile City C. New Town D.Olliopolis E. Polberg Answer: Option A Explanation: Olliopolis got 44 inches of rain. Last Stand got more rain than that, so it got 65 inches, which is the most. Learn more problems on : Logical Games Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.No. 8): Read the paragraph carefully and determine the main point the author is trying to make. What conclusion can be drawn from the argument? Each paragraph is followed by five statements.One statement supports the author's argument better than the others do. 8.One New York publisher has estimated that 50,000 to 60,000 people in the United States want an anthology that includes the complete works of William Shakespeare. And what accounts for this renewed interest in Shakespeare? As scholars point out, his psychological

New Yorkers have a renewed interested in the work of Shakespeare. Choice d is wrong because there is no support to show that most New Yorkers are interested in this work. .insights into both male and female characters are amazing even today. E. Shakespeare was a psychiatrist as well as a playwright.legal authorization B.No. Choice c is wrong because even though scholars are mentioned in the paragraph. D. Choices b and d are wrong because it is not enough for the police to have direct evidence or a reasonable belief—a judge must authorize the search for it to be legal.a reasonable belief that a crime has occurred.Shakespeare's characters are more interesting than fictional characters today. direct evidence of a crime. B. This paragraph best supports the statement that the police cannot search a person's home or private papers unless they have A. Choices c and e are not mentioned in the passage. E. read the person his or her constitutional rights. Learn more problems on : Analyzing Arguments Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. Answer: Option B Explanation: The last sentence in the paragraph clearly gives support for the idea that the interest in Shakespeare is due to the development of his characters. There is no support for choice e either.. C.e. people even today are interested in Shakespeare's work because of the characters. No search of a person's home or personal effects may be conducted without a written search warrant issued on probable cause. C. Answer: Option A Explanation: The second and third sentence combine to give support to choice a. legal authorization) before a search can be conducted. 9. academic scholars are putting together an anthology of Shakespeare's work. there is no indication that the scholars are compiling the anthology. Choice a is incorrect because the writer never makes this type of comparison. 9): Choose the statement that is best supported by the information given in the question passage. This means that a neutral judge must approve the factual basis justifying a search before it can be conducted. The statement stresses that there must be a judge's approval (i. D. requested that a judge be present.The Fourth Amendment to the Constitution protects citizens against unreasonable searches and seizures. This paragraph best supports the statement that A.

the amount of compensation must have been decided keeping in mind the monetary position of the Government. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the . Assumptions: 1. However. Only assumption II is implicit C.No. The government has enough funds to meet the expenses due to compensation.No. I is implicit. 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. Either I or II is implicit D. 10.Only assumption I is implicit B.Statement: The government has decided to pay compensation to the tune of Rs. 11): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II.Learn more problems on : Analyzing Arguments Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. 2. II is not implicit. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. So. Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option A Explanation: Clearly. 1 lakh to the family members of those who are killed in railway accidents.Neither I nor II is implicit E. Give answer      (A) If only assumption I is implicit (B) If only assumption II is implicit (C) If either I or II is implicit (D) If neither I nor II is implicit (E) If both I and II are implicit. nothing can be said about the frequency of railway accidents in future. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement. There may be reduction in incidents of railway accidents in near future. A. So.

Students will not travel by air in future.Only assumption I is implicit B. Give answer      (A) If only assumption I is implicit (B) If only assumption II is implicit (C) If either I or II is implicit (D) If neither I nor II is implicit (E) If both I and II are implicit.Statement: The State Government has abolished the scheme of providing concessional air ticket to students. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement. The students who resort to travel by air can bear the expenses of air ticket. Give answer     (A) If only assumption I is implicit (B) If only assumption II is implicit (C) If either I or II is implicit (D) If neither I nor II is implicit . Assumptions: 1. 2. So.No.assumptions is implicit in the statement. Only assumption II is implicit C.Neither I nor II is implicit E. Either I or II is implicit D. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option B Explanation: The scheme has been abolished not to discourage the students from travelling by air but keeping in mind that the abolition of scheme won't stop them from travelling by air. 11. 12): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. only II is implicit. A.

II denotes the most probable consequence of the new decision. . and 2. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. So. 13. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement. Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option B Explanation: The employees' reaction to the new decision cannot be deduced from the statement.m. A.30 p. However.m. 12. II is implicit. I is not implicit.00 p. Give answer      (A) If only assumption I is implicit (B) If only assumption II is implicit (C) If either I or II is implicit (D) If neither I nor II is implicit (E) If both I and II are implicit. There may not be any break in the work of the organization as the employees will have their lunch break at different time slots. Assumptions: 1. Only assumption II is implicit C.Only assumption I is implicit B.Statement: The General Administration Department has issued a circular to all the employees informing them that henceforth the employees can avail their lunch break at any of the half-hour slots between 1. 13): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. (E) If both I and II are implicit.No.Neither I nor II is implicit E. The employees may welcome the decision and avail lunch break at different time's slots. 2. Either I or II is implicit D.Statement: No regular funds have been provided for welfare activities in this year's budget of the factory. So.

The government of India should immediately set up detection centres at all its .No. So.Neither I nor II is implicit E. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. 14): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II.Only assumption I is implicit B. Courses of Action: 1. Either I or II is implicit D. Also. Only assumption II is implicit C. I is implicit.Assumptions: 1. A. Give answer      (A) If only I follows (B) If only II follows (C) If either I or II follows (D) If neither I nor II follows (E) If both I and II follow. welfare activities cannot be carried out in organisations without the allocation of funds for the same in the budget. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement. So. 14. 2. 2. Budgetary provision is necessary for carrying put welfare activities. The government of India should immediately put a complete ban on people coming to India from country X including those Indians who are settled in country X. The factory does not desire to carry out welfare this year.Statement: A large number of people visiting India from country X have been tested positive for carrying viruses of a killer disease. II is also implicit. decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing. Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option E Explanation: The non-provision of funds for welfare activities in the budget clearly indicates the factory's intention to not carry out such activities in the current year.

So.airports and seaports to identify and quarantine those who are tested positive.Only I follows B. The villagers should be provided sophisticated weapons.Only I follows B. Either I or II follows D. Learn more problems on : Course of Action Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. Both I and II follow . Only II follows C. only course II follows. Both I and II follow Answer: Option B Explanation: Clearly.Neither I nor II follows E. Only II follows C. A. Either I or II follows D. Give answer      (A) If only I follows (B) If only II follows (C) If either I or II follows (D) If neither I nor II follows (E) If both I and II follow.Statement: The alert villagers caught a group of dreaded dacoits armed with murderous weapons. 15): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.Neither I nor II follows E. Courses of Action: 1. the non-infected persons should not be debarred from visiting India. 15. The villagers should be rewarded for their courage and unity. A. 2. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement.No.

Statements: Some men are educated. 2. Give answer:      (A) If only conclusion I follows (B) If only conclusion II follows (C) If either I or II follows (D) If neither I nor II follows and (E) If both I and II follow. to keep up their spirits in future. Either I or II follows D. 16. Some men prefer small families. Learn more problems on : Course of Action Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.No. Both I and II follow Answer: Option B Explanation: Since one premise is particular. the conclusion must be particular and should not contain the middle term. Thus. You have to take the given two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read the conclusion and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two given statements.Answer: Option B Explanation: Clearly. disregarding commonly known facts. All small families are educated. A. Only conclusion II follows C. Educated persons prefer small families. However. villagers should be rewarded for their courage. 16): In each question below are given two statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. I is not practically viable.Only conclusion I follows B. . II follows. only II follows.Neither I nor II follows E. Conclusions: 1. Thus.

Only argument I is strong B. argument II is valid. It will mean lack of depth of knowledge. It will help Doordarshan to have fair and impartial coverage of all important . Only argument II is strong C.Statement: Should Doordarshan be given autonomous status? Arguments: 1.Learn more problems on : Logical Deduction Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. A.Nos. 17 . eliminating the post-graduate courses would abolish higher and specialized studies which lead to understanding things better and deeply. Learn more problems on : Statement and Argument Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum 18. argument I is vague because at present too. Yes. 17. Yes. followed by two arguments numbered I and IL You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument.Statement: Should we scrap the system of formal education beyond graduation? Arguments: 1.Neither I nor II is strong E. 2. Either I or II is strong D.19): Each question given below consists of a statement. many fields are open to all after graduation. Give answer:      (A) If only argument I is strong (B) If only argument II is strong (C) If either I or II is strong (D) If neither I nor II is strong and (E) If both I and II are strong. However. Both I and II are strong Answer: Option B Explanation: Clearly. No. So. It will mean taking employment at an early date.

No. the autonomous status of the Doordarshan will be a step towards giving it independence for an impartial coverage.Only argument I is strong B. A. In a competitive world the rule is 'survival of the fittest'. 2. analyzed and the essential reforms implemented.Neither I nor II is strong E. Even if this does not work out. security and earning. Learn more problems on : Statement and Argument Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum . All employees will lose their jobs. So. Both I and II are strong Answer: Option A Explanation: Closing down public-sector enterprises will definitely throw the engaged persons out of employment.events. what would they do? 2. Learn more problems on : Statement and Argument Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum 19. Either I or II is strong D. Also. Autonomous status does not mean that the coverage will be decided by a few. The coverage of events will be decided by a few who may not have healthy outlook. only argument I holds. So. No. So. the enterprise may be privatized. closing down is no solution for a loss-making enterprise. argument II is vague. Only argument II is strong C. Both I and II are strong Answer: Option A Explanation: Clearly. its causes of failure should be studied. Yes.Neither I nor II is strong E.Statement: Should Government close down loss-making public sector enterprises? Arguments: 1. Rather. A.Only argument I is strong B. Either I or II is strong D. argument I holds. Only argument II is strong C.

2. A bud is not.Neither I nor II is strong E. So. 1.daisy . Give answer:      (A) If only argument I is strong (B) If only argument II is strong (C) If either I or II is strong (D) If neither I nor II is strong and (E) If both I and II are strong.Statement: Should India support all the international policies of United States of America? Arguments: 1. 20. 20): Each question given below consists of a statement. we should not withdraw our support without considering the policies. none of the arguments holds strong. This is the only way to gain access to USA developmental funds. and daisy are all types of flowers. just because some other nations have done so. A. Also.Which word does NOT belong with the others? A. B. Only argument II is strong C. Yes. rose. just to gain monetary help. rose D.Direction (for Q.No. bud Answer: Option C Explanation: Tulip. Many other powerful countries do not support the same. Either I or II is strong D. Both I and II are strong Answer: Option D Explanation: Our country cannot support USA's policies blindly without analysis.tulip C. No.Only argument I is strong B. followed by two arguments numbered I and IL You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument.

Not all books are fiction (choice a). pictures D. You will choose the word that is a necessary part of the underlined word.No. 3): Choose the picture that would go in the empty box so that the two bottom pictures are related in the same way as the top two are related.learning Answer: Option B Explanation: The necessary part of a book is its pages. there is no book without pages. and not all books have pictures (choice c).fiction B. 2 D. 2. 2): Each question has an underlined word followed by four answer choices.4 . A. 3 Answer: Option A Explanation: B.book A.No. Learning (choice d) may or may not take place with a book Learn more problems on : Essential Part Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.Learn more problems on : Verbal Classification Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. 3. pages C.1 C.

5 million * Harbor improvements: $1 million * School music program: $0. It has $7 million left in its budget and eight programs to choose among.5 million * Agricultural subsidy program: $2 million * National radio: $0. edit : manuscript C. and each program has requested the minimum amount they need. The vacuum cleaner and broom are both used for cleaning. D. to edit a manuscript is to alter it. and the small business loan program. Choose the pair that best represents a similar relationship to the one expressed in the original pair of words. 4): Every one of the following questions consists of a related pair of words. implode : building Answer: Option B Explanation: To tailor a suit is to alter it. revise : writer E. the only other single program that can be funded is A. harbor improvements.5 million * Senate office building remodeling: $1. followed by five pairs of words. There is no provision in the constitution to have a surplus. B. national radio. in other words. This is another relationship about function.No. Learn more problems on : Analogies Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.Cup is to bowl as vacuum cleaner is to broom. Learn more problems on : Analogies Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.scheme : agent B. no program may be partially funded.5 million * Small business loan program: $3 million * International airport: $4 million 5.mention : opinion .No. The programs and their funding requests are: * Hurricane preparedness: $2.If the legislature decides to fund the agricultural subsidy program. The cup and bowl are both used for eating.TAILOR : SUIT A. 5): Read the below passage carefully and answer the questions: The government of an island nation is in the process of deciding how to spend its limited income. 4.hurricane preparedness.

Obesity is a serious problem in this country. school music program. there is no support for the idea that warmer regions are not just as affected. eliminate or least mitigate the incidence of .C. more pollutants find their way into polar climates than they do into warmer areas C. Research suggests that obesity can lead to a number of health problems including diabetes. There is no support for choice c.Nos. 6 .There are no effective boundaries when it comes to pollutants. Compounds such as DDT and toxaphene have been found in remote places like the Yukon and other Arctic regions. international airport. D. with diligence and desire.5 million). Choice d can be ruled out because there is nothing to indicate that DDT and toxaphene are the most toxic. E. Choice b is incorrect because even though polar regions are mentioned in the paragraph.5. studies have proven that many countries have ignored their own antipollution laws. even a worldwide ban on toxic insecticides would not stop the spread of DDT E.toxic insecticides such as DDT have not been banned throughout the world. B. toxic insecticides are still legal. D. pollution. which states that in some countries.5 million.7): Choose the statement that is best supported by the information given in the question passage. That leaves 1. and heart disease. asthma. This paragraph best supports the statement that A.senate office building remodeling. Major public health campaigns that increase awareness and propose simple lifestyle changes that will. Recent research has even indicated that there may be a relationship between obesity and some types of cancer. Answer: Option D Explanation: The total of the three programs (2 million + 0. Learn more problems on : Analyzing Arguments Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum 7.DDT and toxaphene are the two most toxic insecticides in the world. Answer: Option A Explanation: The support for this choice is in the second sentence.5 million (7 million .5 million + 3 million) is 5. Studies have shown that toxic insecticides that have been banned in many countries are riding the wind from countries where they remain legal. 6. Choice e is illogical. and the only single program needing that amount is the senate office building remodeling. Learn more problems on : Logical Games Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.

English exports were noticeably greater than what they are today. Read each paragraph carefully and answer the question given below it. Learn more problems on : Analyzing Arguments Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.No. Because the income of average Englishmen. fast-food restaurants and unhealthy school lunches contribute greatly to obesity. has gone up. a country's balance of trade is the main criteria of determining its economic B. 8.English trade has continually increased since the Second World War. this fact is not quantified in any way. domestic workers and other low-paid workers. This paragraph best supports the statement that public health campaigns that raise consciousness and propose lifestyle changes are A. investments and bankbalances. E. The passage best supports the statement that: A. it doesn't tell us that it is the leading cause of this disease. D. people in our country watch too much television and do not exercise enough. obesity is the leading cause of diabetes in our country. but they are not supported in the paragraph. B. D. are not an index or a balance sheet of national prosperity. 8): Each of the following questions contains a small paragraph followed by a question on it. policemen. so choice d is also not supported by the information given. working as field and factory labourers. a swelling favourable balance of trade. clerks. C. Answer: Option A Explanation: The support for this choice is in the last sentence. Choices c and e might sound reasonable and true. And yet England has greater national prosperity today than it ever had.obesity are a crucial first step in battling this critical problem. And although we are told that obesity has been connected to asthma.Exports and imports. a nation's economy strengthens with the increase in exports. which states that major public health campaigns that increase awareness and propose lifestyle changes are important in our fight against obesity.a decline in obesity would radically decrease the incidence of asthma. Choice b can be ruled out because although the paragraph states that obesity can lead to diabetes. a productive way to fight obesity. Till the beginning of the Second World War. C. prosperity. Answer: Option A Learn more problems on : Theme Detection Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum .a country's economic standard can be best adjudged by per capital income. petty shopkeepers and shop assistants.

9. then consider the two conclusions together and decide which of them logically follows beyond a reasonable doubt from the information given in the statement. Either I or II follows D. 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. Libraries are meant for books only. Answer: Option C Learn more problems on : Statement and Conclusion Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. Conclusions: 1.Some libraries do not have readers. B. C.No. People in general have got a video craze. 10. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true. No library is without books. a statement/group of statements is given followed by some conclusions.Every library has books.Neither I nor II follows E.Books are only in library.Statements: Video libraries are flourishing very much these days. D. 9): In each of the following questions.No. A. Without resolving anything yourself choose the conclusion which logically follows from the given statements). A.Only conclusion I follows B. 2. Both I and II follow Answer: Option E . It is much cheaper to see as many movies as one likes on videos rather than going to the cinema hall. Give answer:      (A) If only conclusion I follows (B) If only conclusion II follows (C) If either I or II follows (D) If neither I nor II follows and (E) If both I and II follow.Direction (for Q. Only conclusion II follows C.

Statement: Vitamin E tablets improve circulation.13): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. Assumptions: 1. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum 12. Complexion becomes dull in the absence of circulation. So. bring them to me. 11 .Statement: If you have any problems. A.Neither I nor II is implicit E. Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option E Explanation: Generally.Only assumption I is implicit B.Explanation: Since both I and II provide suitable explanations to the given statement. People like a glowing complexion.Nos. Since complexion glows if circulation is improved. 2. so II is also implicit. . Learn more problems on : Statement and Conclusion Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. Give answer      (A) If only assumption I is implicit (B) If only assumption II is implicit (C) If either I or II is implicit (D) If neither I nor II is implicit (E) If both I and II are implicit. only that good feature of a product is highlighted which people crave for. I is implicit. keep your complexion in a glowing condition. so both follow. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement. Either I or II is implicit D. 11. Only assumption II is implicit C.

Thus.Assumptions: 1. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. 14 . Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option E Explanation: Clearly. 2. Only assumption II is implicit C. according to the statement. the statement states that problems will be solved by 'me'. So II is implicit. So. You have some problems.Statement: Read this book to get detailed and most comprehensive information on this issue. Either I or II is implicit D. A. Either I or II is implicit D.Neither I nor II is implicit E. I is not implicit. 2.Nos.Only assumption I is implicit B. Also. The person who wants this information can read.Only assumption I is implicit B. I is implicit. this particular book gives 'most comprehensive' information on the issue. I directly follows from the statement. Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option B Explanation: The word 'If shows that 'you' do not necessarily have problems. A. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum 13. So.Neither I nor II is implicit E.15): . So. Assumptions: 1. I can solve any problem. Also. There are other books available on this issue. it can be assumed that other books are also available on this topic. II is also implicit. Only assumption II is implicit C.

2. So.Statement: I can take you quickly from Kanpur to Lucknow by my cab but then you must pay me double the normal charges. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum 15. including Delhi and the neighbouring states remained 'powerless' the whole day of 19th December as the northern grid supplying electricity to the seven states collapsed yet again. So. The grid system of providing electricity to a group of states is an ineffective type of power supply system. II is not implicit. it will take more time to reach Lucknow from Kanpur. The northern grid had collapsed earlier. Either I or II is implicit D. Assumptions: 1. People want to reach quickly but they will not pay extra money for it. Give answer      (A) If only assumption I is implicit (B) If only assumption II is implicit (C) If either I or II is implicit (D) If neither I nor II is implicit (E) If both I and II are implicit. . Also.Statement: The entire north India. I is implicit. Only assumption II is implicit C.Neither I nor II is implicit E. 2. the statement talks of a particular fault in the system but does not condemn the grid system. Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option A Explanation: The statement mentions that the northern grid collapsed 'yet again'.Only assumption I is implicit B. Assumptions: 1. This means that it had collapsed earlier also. 14. Normally. A. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II.

Only argument I is strong B. No. So. So. A.Only assumption I is implicit B. Either I or II is implicit D. Either I or II is strong D. Only argument II is strong C. Many Indians believe in non-violence. Give answer:      (A) If only argument I is strong (B) If only argument II is strong (C) If either I or II is strong (D) If neither I nor II is strong and (E) If both I and II are strong. Both I and II are implicit Answer: Option A Explanation: Since the narrator asks for double charges to take the person quickly to Lucknow. Other countries in the world do not believe in non-violence. Since one demands extra charges to reach the destination earlier than usual. I is implicit. 2. II is not implicit.Neither I nor II is strong E. followed by two arguments numbered I and IL You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument. 16): Each question given below consists of a statement. Yes.A. the person in need would have to pay accordingly. 16.No. it implies that normally it takes more time to reach Lucknow. Learn more problems on : Statement and Assumption Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.Statement: Should India have no military force at all? Arguments: 1. Both I and II are strong Answer: Option D .Neither I nor II is implicit E. Only assumption II is implicit C.

18. Generally criminals are guilty.19): In each question below is given a statement followed by three courses of action numbered I. All terrorists are criminals.Statements: All terrorists are guilty. So. none of the arguments holds strong. then decide which of the three given suggested courses of action logically follows for pursuing.Only II and IV follow Answer: Option C Explanation: Since the middle term 'terrorists' is distributed twice in the premises. Crime and guilt go together. II and III. . Learn more problems on : Logical Deduction Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true. A. Only II follows D. III and IV.Only I follows B. it follows that 'Some guilty persons are criminals'. Either all criminals are guilty or all guilty are criminals. Some guilty persons are criminals. the conclusion cannot be universal. India needs to have military force to defend itself against the threat of other military powers in the world. Conclusions: 1. Learn more problems on : Statement and Argument Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q. II holds. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from the commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts. 17): In each of the following questions. Only I and III follow C. 4. Thus. 18 .No.Statement: Residents from Model Colony coming under North Ward of City X have complained to the Ward Officer that for last three days the tap water in the ward is contaminated and no action is being initiated by municipal staff. So.Explanation: Clearly. 2. 3.Nos. 17. two statements are given followed by three or four conclusions numbered I.

The Ward Officer should ask Ward Engineer to check water installations and pipelines in the Model Colony area. 2.All follow E. Only II and III follow C. More colleges should be set up in both urban and rural areas. ascertain the quality of water in the colony and get all pipelines and connections checked for any damage or leak that could have opened the way for contamination of water.Only either I or III. More schools should offer vocational courses to equip students for taking up their vocation after completing their school education. Only I and III follow D. None of these Answer: Option C . Learn more problems on : Course of Action Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum 19. Only I and III follow D.Only I and II follow B. 3. both II and III follow.Only I follows B. and II follow E. So. The Ward Officer of North Ward should initiate action against residents who have lodged complaints against municipal staff. Only II and III follow C. None of these Answer: Option B Explanation: The residents complained to the Ward Officer regarding the negligence of duty of his subordinates. A. Also. Courses of Action: 1.Courses of Action: 1. 3. The number of schools in both urban and rural areas should be reduced. Thus. A. 2. The Ward Officer should ask his junior officer to visit Model Colony to assess the actual condition of water with his staff and to get samples of water tested from laboratories. it is the moral duty of the Officer to listen to the complaints.Statement: Every year thousands of eligible students do not get admission in colleges both in urban and rural areas after passing their school leaving certificate examination. I does not follow.

None of these Answer: Option B Explanation: Reducing the number of holidays just because no other country gives so many holidays or it is a feature of a certain system which we have renounced. 20): Each question given below consists of a statement.None is strong E.No.Explanation: The solution to the problem lies in accommodating the increasing number of students passing out from schools. So. III holds strong. . does not seem convincing. So. 2. why should we carry it further? 3. No.Only I and III are strong B. this step would surely help to reduce the backlog of pending cases and dispense with the new cases much more quickly than before. 4. You have to decide which of the arguments is/are 'strong' arguments) and which is/are 'weak' arguments) and accordingly choose your answer from the alternatives given below each question. 20. II. neither I nor II holds strong. III and IV. III and IV are strong D. Yes. IV also does not hold. Employees must be given ample spare time to spend with their family. However. only the avoidable or seemingly unnecessary ones shall be cut short and the national holidays shall still remain to enjoy. Our government employees are having the maximum number of holidays among the countries of the world. followed by three or four arguments numbered I. A. Even if the holidays are reduced. Only III is strong C.Statement: Should the number of holidays of government employees be reduced? Arguments: 1. So. only I and III follow. It will speed up work and all the pending jobs can be completed well in time. Yes. So. Yes. Only I. It is a sign of British legacy. Learn more problems on : Course of Action Discuss about this problem : Discuss in Forum Direction (for Q.

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