Reasoning: Syllogism Questions Set 38

Directions (1-5) In the following question, two or three conclusions are given and some statements are given ,you have to take the given conclusions to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts and then decide from which of the statements given in options a, b, c, d and e which makes the given conclusions given in the statement definitely true.

  1. CONCLUSIONS:
    1)No machine being mobile is a possibility.
    2)All Tv are not mobile’s is a possibility.
    3)All mobile are anteena.
    STATEMENTS:
    a) Some Machine are charger, Some charger are TV, All TV are mobile, All mobile are anteena
    b) Some Machine are charger, Some charger are mobile, Some mobile are TV, All TV are anteena
    c) Some Machine are charger, Some charger are mobile, All mobile are TV, All anteena are TV
    d) Some Machine are charger, Some charger are mobile, All mobile are TV, All TV are anteena
    e)None of the above

    a
    b
    c
    d
    e
    Option D
    From the statements given in option d,all the conclusions are definitely true.

     

  2. CONClUSIONS:
    1)No paneer being chicken is a possibility.
    2)Some paratha are paneer.
    3)Some paratha are not being icecream is a possibility.
    STATEMENTS:
    a)All pineapple are paneer, All paneer are paratha, Some pineapple are chicken, No chicken is icecream
    b)All pineapple are paratha, All paratha are paneer, Some paratha are chicken, No chicken is icecream
    c)All pineapple are paneer, All paneer are paratha, Some paratha are chicken, No chicken is icecream
    d)All pineapple are paneer, All paneer are paratha, Some paratha are chicken, No paratha is icecream
    e)None of the above

    a
    b
    c
    d
    e
    Option E
    From the statements given in option C, all conclusions except conclusion 3 is true,since some paratha are definitely not icecream,so it’s a definite conclusion and not a possibility.Hence,option E.

     

  3. CONCLUSIONS:
    1)Some flipkart are amazon.
    2)No Ebay is Colgate.
    STATEMENTS:
    a)Some flipkart are Britannia,All britannia are colgate , No colgate is dabur, All dabur are amazon, Some Dabur are Ebay
    b)Some flipkart are britannia, All britannia are amazon, No amazon is colgate, All dabur are colgate, Some colgate are Ebay
    c)All amazon are flipkart, No flipkart is colgate, All britanna are colgate , Some colgate are dabur, All dabur are Ebay
    d)Some amazon are ebay, All ebay are flipkart , No flipkart is colgate, All dabur are colgate, Some colgate are britannia
    e)None of the above

    a
    b
    c
    d
    e
    Option D
    From statement 1, both conclusion are possible but not definitely true. From statement 2,1st is true and 2nd is false. From statement 3 , 1st is true and 2nd is false.

     

  4. CONCLUSIONS:
    1)Some M are not D.
    2)Some T are M.
    STATEMENTS:
    a) All T are B , Some B are C , No C is M, All M are G , All G are D
    b) Some T are M , All M are D, No D is G, All B are G , Some G are C
    c) Some T are C, All C are M , Some M are G , No G is D , All B is D
    d) Some T are G , All G are D, No D is C , All B are C , Some C are M
    e) None of the above

    a
    b
    c
    d
    e
    Option C
    From statement 1, both conclusion are false. From statement 2,1st is false and 2nd is true. From statement 4, 1st is true and 2nd is false.

     

  5. CONCLUSIONS:
    1)Some Mauritius are not Barcelona.
    2)All Bolivia being Mauritius is a possibility.
    STATEMENTS:
    a) Some bolivia are barcelona, No barcelona is mauritius, Some london are bolivia
    b) All barcelona are bolivia, Some london are bolivia, No barcelona is mauritius
    c) All london are bolivia, No bolivia is barcelona, Some bolivia are mauritius
    d) All mauritius are london, Some bolivia are barcelona, No bolivia is a london.
    e) None of the above

    a
    b
    c
    d
    e
    Option C
    From statement 1, 1st is true and 2nd is false. From statement 2,1st is true and 2nd is false. From statement 4, 1st is true and 2nd is false.

     

Directions (6-10): Each question consists of some statements followed by three conclusions. Consider The given statements to be true. Read all the conclusions and decide which of the given conclusion definitely doesn’t follow from the given statements. That conclusion is your answer.

  1. STATEMENTS: All boxes are bags. All bags are schools. Some schools are colleges. All colleges are institutes.
    CONCLUSIONS:
    a) All institutes are bags.
    b) At least some schools are institutes.
    c) All bags are not boxes.
    d) All boxes being schools is a possibility.

    a and c follow
    c and d follow
    b and d follow
    b follows
    none of these
    Option C

     

  2. STATEMENTS: No jug is a mug. All mug is cat. Some mug is toast.
    CONCLUSION:
    a)All toast being cat is a possibility
    b)Some cat is not mug
    c)At least some cat are definitely not Jug

    a follow
    a and b follow
    a and c follow
    all follow
    none of these
    Option C
    No negative statement between Toast and cat, so possibility should be true. All mug is cat—Some cat is not mug—false From a and b — some cat are not Jug— true

     

  3. STATEMENT: All C are D. Some M are D. All R are C.
    CONCLUSIONS:
    a)At least some D are R.
    b)All R being M is a possibility.
    c)At least some C are M.

    All follow
    a and b follow
    b and c follow
    a and c follow
    none of these
    Option B
    From a and b– b— no negative statement between R and M hence possibility is true. a—all plus all is equal to all

     

  4. All follow
    a and b follow
    a and c follow
    b and c follow
    None of these
    Option B
    From a—Some cat are tigers—Some tigers are cat—true No negative statement between sparrow and tiger, so possibility exists. From a and c— Some + All—-Some— False

     

  5. STATEMENT: All P1 are P2. No T1 is P2. All P3 are P1
    CONCLUSIONS:
    a)No P2 is a T1.
    b)All P3 are P2.
    c)All P2 are not definitely T1.

    a follow
    b follow
    all follow
    b and c follow
    None of these
    Option C

     



 

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