Reasoning: Syllogism Set 6

Directions: In each of the questions below, statements are given followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements.
 

  1. Statements: No page is pin. All pins are needles. Some pins are sharp.
    Conclusions:
    I. All sharp being needles is a possibility
    II. Some needles are not pages.
    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
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    Option E
    All needles are pages is not a possibility so II follow
  2. Statements: Some time is work. No speed is time. Some distance is time
    Conclusions:
    I. Some work is not speed
    II. All work being distance 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
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    Option E
    All works are speed is not a possibility, so I follow
  3. Statements: All milk is honey. Some water is sugar. No sugar is syrup
    Conclusions:
    I. No honey is a sugar
    II. No milk is a sugar
    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
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    Option D
  4. Statements: All elephants are dogs. Some lions are dogs. All cats are elephants
    Conclusions:
    I. At least some dogs are cats
    II. All cats being lions 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
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    Option E
    There is no negative statement given so all possibilities follow
  5. Statements: No teacher is student. All teachers are principals. No principal is class
    Conclusions:
    I. No class is teacher
    II. Some principals are not student
    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
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    Option E
    All principals are students is not a possibility, so II follows
  6. Statements: No stem is a plant. All plants are trees. Some roots are trees
    Conclusions:
    I. All trees being stems is a possibility
    II. Some trees are plants
    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
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    Option B
  7. Statements: Some schools are classes. No class is the table. All tables are chairs
    Conclusions:
    I. Some schools are not tables
    II. Atleast some chairs are classes
    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
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    Option A
    All schools are table is not a possibility so I follows.
  8. Statements: All lions are rats. No monkey is rat. All dogs are lions
    Conclusions:
    I. No dog is a monkey
    II. All dogs are rats
    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
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    Option E
  9. Statements: Some milk is tea. No tea is coffee. All milk is water
    Conclusions:
    I. All water is definitely tea
    II. At least some water is coffee
    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
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    Option D
  10. Statements: Some milk is tea. No tea is coffee. All milk is water
    Conclusions:
    I. Some tea is water
    II. All water is tea 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
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    Option E

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5 Thoughts to “Reasoning: Syllogism Set 6”

  1. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

    in q6 why 1st not follow plzz explain..

    1. PHENOMENAL

      Bcoz AGR trees stem honge to plant ka vo part Jo stem nhi h vo bhi aa jayega isliye AGR some trees are stem is a possibility diya hota to right hota usme all kbhi follow nhi krega weather it is with possibility or without possibility

  2. sachin shukla@ my turn 2017

    ty..

  3. Ayushi Srivastava

    tysm

  4. ~CASIMIRO~ NITROUS~ OXIDE~

    TQ MAM

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