Reasoning: Syllogism Set 1

In each of the questions below, statements are given followed by two
conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true, even if they seem to be at a variance with commonly known facts. Read the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

1. Statements: Some tigers are lions. All tigers are rats. No lion is dog. All cats are dogs.
Conclusions:
I. All tigers are cats is a possibility.
II. No cat is lion.
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
B) only II follows
2. Statements: All tigers are lions. All rats are tigers. Some dogs are lions. All cats are lions.
Conclusions:
I. Some cats being tigers is a possibility.
II. Some cats are dogs.
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
A) only I follows
3. Statements: Some tigers are dogs. All dogs are lions. All lions are goats. No cat is lion.
Conclusions:
I. All cats being goats is a possibility.
II. Some tigers are lions.
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
E) both I and II follow
4. Statements: No lion is tiger. All tigers are dogs. Some cats are lions. Some dogs are lions.
Conclusions:
I. All dogs being tigers is a possibility.
II. All cats being tigers is a possibility.
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
D) neither I nor II follow
5. Statements: All lions are tigers. No tiger is cat. Some cats are dogs. Some rats are tigers.
Conclusions:
I. All rats being dog is a possibility.
II. No cat is lion.
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
E) both I and II follow
6. Statements: Some fonts are paras. Some fonts are styles. All styles are boards. No board is file.
Conclusions:
I. No font is file.
II. Some boards are paras
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
D) neither I nor II follow
7. Statements: All fonts are para. Some para are style. Some styles are boards. All boards are files.
Conclusions:
I. Some para being board is a possibility.
II. Some styles are files.
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
E) both I and II follow
8. Statements: All fonts are styles. All styles are paras. Some paras are boards. Some boards are files.
Conclusions:
I. Some paras are fonts.
II. Some files are paras
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
A) Only I follow
9. Statements: Some fonts are paras, Some paras are boards. Some boards are styles. Some styles are files.
Conclusions:
I. Some files are fonts.
II. No file is a font.
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
C) either I or II follows
10. Statements: All fonts are styles. No style is para. Some paras are boards. Some files are styles.
Conclusions:
I. All paras being files is a possibility.
II. All files being board is a possibility.
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
E) both I and II follow

15 Thoughts to “Reasoning: Syllogism Set 1”

1. ambika

my favourite syllogs :)))))))))))))))))))))))))

2. ambika

is restatement in the conclusion valid???????????

1. yes its valid

1. ambika

mam can u help with the static portion for mains too ??????? if possible

1. ambika

thanku mam

3. ambika

plz check answer to question no. 8. it shld be 1 follows

4. Kiran Lammatha

are your sure the 10 question answer is E. i got neither nor ???

5. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

ty…

6. Ayushi Srivastava

tysm

7. ~a cute gabru~nitrous oxide~

tq mam ðŸ™‚

8. priya

expln que no 4
why 1st conclusion can’t follow?

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