Critical and logical Reasoning – Set 24

1. STATEMENT:Some programming skills cannot be the only criteria for a better career in field of Computer Science.
ASSUMPTIONS:
a)Bright career in CS are not connected only with strong programming skills.
b)If a person has excellent communication skills as well as programming skills ,only then he or she will be successful.

a is implicit
b is implicit
both a and b are implicit
neither a nor b are implicit
none of these
Option A
There should be some other skills also for a successful career.Hence,a is implicit.

2. STATEMENT:What is the distance of my house from my office?
ASSUMPTIONS:
a) My house is at centre of city.
b) My office is 20 km away from the park, which is 1 km away from my house.

1 is implicit
2 is implicit
both 1 and 2 are impicit
neither 1 nor 2 are implicit
none of these
Option D
Neither is valid

3. STATEMENT: P says to Q,” Refer to the oxford dictionary instead of collins dictionary to be good at english”
ASSUMPTIONS:
a) Q wants to be good at english.
b) P is a good advisor.

a is implicit
b is implicit
both a and b are implicit
neither a nor b are implicit
none of these
Option A
We cannot assume anything about P’s advisory skills hence it is not required.

Directions (4-10): For the Assertion(A) and Reason(R) below, choose the correct alternative from the following.

1. ASSERTION:If you touch an iron rod which is exposed to electricity,you will get an shock.
REASON: Iron is the good conductor of electricity.

Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
A is true but R is false
A is false but R is true
None of these
Option A

2. ASSERTION: Australia won the inaugural 50-50 world cup tournament.
REASON: A young team played fearless cricket to win the 50-50 world cup.

Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
A is true but R is false
A is false but R is true
None of these
Option A

3. ASSERTION: Mahatma Gandhi is known as the father of the Indian Nation.
REASON: The name “INDIA” was made by Mahatma Gandhi.

Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
A is true but R is false
A is false but R is true
None of these
Option C

4. ASSERTION: Water is very important for life.
REASON: It is formed by using 3 parts of Hydrogen and 1 part of Oxygen.

Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
A is true but R is false
A is false but R is true
None of these
Option C

5. ASSERTION: One should never take medicines and tablets without prescription.
REASON: Taking medicines and tablets without prescription is dangerous.

Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
A is true but R is false
A is false but R is true
None of these
Option A

6. ASSERTION: India is a nation of various cultures and languages.
REASON:What we now call India is modern version of Bharat.

Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
A is true but R is false
A is false but R is true
None of these
Option B

7. ASSERTION: In the indian politics,the cabinet ministers are chosen by the President.
REASON: The PM act as an advisory role.

Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
A is true but R is false
A is false but R is true
None of these
Option B