Reasoning : Syllogism Questions Set 66

  1. Directions : In question, some statements are given, followed by two conclusions I and II. You have to consider the statements to be true, even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the given conclusions, if any, follow from the given statements. Indicate your answer.
    Statements :
    All tubes are black.
    No black is Green.
    No bird is green.

    Conclusions :
    I. No tube is bird.
    II. All birds being black is a possibility.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option B

     

  2. Statements :
    All rivers are waters.
    All lakes are waters.
    Some waters are not oceans.

    Conclusions :
    I. Some rivers are not lakes.
    II. Some oceans may not be waters.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option B

     

  3. Statements :
    Some spoons are knives.
    Some knives are bottles.
    Many bottles are bowls.

    Conclusions :
    I. Some spoons are bowls.
    II. Not a single spoon is bowl.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option C

     

  4. Statements :
    All radios are electric.
    All lamps are electric.

    Conclusions :
    I. Some radios are lamps.
    II. Some lamps are radios.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option D

     

  5. Statements :
    0% Caps are whites.
    All shorts are caps.
    A few jackets are whites.

    Conclusions :
    I. Not a single white is short.
    II. A good number of jackets are not caps.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option E

     

  6. Statements :
    All bottles are cups.
    All pans are cups.
    Some cups are not mugs.

    Conclusions :
    I. Some bottles are not pans.
    II. Some mugs may not be cups.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option B

     

  7. Statements :
    Some computers are scanners.
    Some scanners are phones.
    Many phones are speakers.

    Conclusions :
    I. Some computers are speakers.
    II. Not a single computer is speaker.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option C

     


  8. Statements:
    All books are copies
    No copy is an eraser

    Conclusions:
    I. No eraser is a book
    II. No copy is an eraser

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option E

     

  9. Statements:
    No A’s is a P’s.
    All P’s are O’s.
    All O’s are M’s.

    Conclusions:
    I. All P’s are M’s.
    II. At least some M’s are O’s.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option E

     

  10. Statements:
    All Red are roses.
    Some roses are flowers.

    Conclusions:
    I. All flowers being Reds is a possibility.
    II. All roses being flowers is a possibility.

    Only conclusion I follows
    Only conclusion II follows
    Either conclusion I or II follow
    Neither conclusion I nor II follow
    Both conclusion I and II follow
    Option E

     


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