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1 . In each of the following questions two statements are given and these statements are followed by two conclusions numbered (1) and (2).
You have to take the given two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts.
Read the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only (1) conclusion follows
(b) If only (2) conclusion follows
(c) If either (1) or (2) follows
(d) If neither (1) nor (2) follows and
(e) If both (1) and (2) follow.
Statements :
All fans are lamps.
Some lamps are tubes.

Conclusions:
1. Some tubes are fan.
2. All fan being tubes is a possibility.
a
b
c
d
e
2 . In each of the following questions two statements are given and these statements are followed by two conclusions numbered (1) and (2).
You have to take the given two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts.
Read the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only (1) conclusion follows
(b) If only (2) conclusion follows
(c) If either (1) or (2) follows
(d) If neither (1) nor (2) follows and
(e) If both (1) and (2) follow.
Statements:
Some pens are pencils.
No pencil is sharpener.

Conclusions:
1. Some pens being sharpeners is a possibility
2. Some sharpeners are pencils
a
b
c
d
e
3 . In each of the following questions two statements are given and these statements are followed by two conclusions numbered (1) and (2).
You have to take the given two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts.
Read the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only (1) conclusion follows
(b) If only (2) conclusion follows
(c) If either (1) or (2) follows
(d) If neither (1) nor (2) follows and
(e) If both (1) and (2) follow.
Statements:
Some hens are parrots.
Some peacocks are hens.

Conclusions:
1. Some peacocks are parrots.
2. All peacocks being parrots is a possibility.
a
b
c
d
e
4 . In each of the following questions two statements are given and these statements are followed by two conclusions numbered (1) and (2).
You have to take the given two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts.
Read the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only (1) conclusion follows
(b) If only (2) conclusion follows
(c) If either (1) or (2) follows
(d) If neither (1) nor (2) follows and
(e) If both (1) and (2) follow.
Statements:
All the ties are shirts.
Some pants are shirts.

Conclusions:
1. Some ties are pants.
2. No ties is a pants.
a
b
c
d
e
5 . In each of the following questions two statements are given and these statements are followed by two conclusions numbered (1) and (2).
You have to take the given two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts.
Read the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only (1) conclusion follows
(b) If only (2) conclusion follows
(c) If either (1) or (2) follows
(d) If neither (1) nor (2) follows and
(e) If both (1) and (2) follow.
Statements:
Some wolfs are bears.
Some bears are lions.

Conclusions:
1. All wolfs being lions is a possibility.
2. Some lions are wolfs
a
b
c
d
e
6 . In each question below are two/three Statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two/three given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only conclusion I follows
(b) If only conclusion II follows.
(c) If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
(e) If both conclusion I and conclusion II follow.
Statements :
I. Some rats are fans.
II. All tigers are fans.

Conclusions:
I. All tigers being rats is a possibility
II. No tiger is a rat
a
b
c
d
e
7 . In each question below are two/three Statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two/three given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only conclusion I follows
(b) If only conclusion II follows.
(c) If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
(e) If both conclusion I and conclusion II follow.
Statements:
No mat is cat.
Some cats are cows.
All cows are hats.

Conclusions:
I. No hat is a cat.
II. At least some hats are cats.
a
b
c
d
e
8 . In each question below are two/three Statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two/three given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only conclusion I follows
(b) If only conclusion II follows.
(c) If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
(e) If both conclusion I and conclusion II follow.
Statements:
No mat is cat.
Some cats are cows.
All cows are hats.

Conclusions:
I. All mats being hats is a possibility.
II. No mat is a cow.
a
b
c
d
e
9 . In each question below are two/three Statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two/three given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only conclusion I follows
(b) If only conclusion II follows.
(c) If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
(e) If both conclusion I and conclusion II follow.
Statements:
All clerks are assistants.
No assistant is an officer.
All officers are managers.

Conclusions:
I. No manager is a clerk.
II. All assistants being managers is a possibility.
a
b
c
d
e
10 . In each question below are two/three Statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two/three given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.
(a) If only conclusion I follows
(b) If only conclusion II follows.
(c) If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
(e) If both conclusion I and conclusion II follow.
Statements:
All clerks are assistants.
No assistant is an officer.
All officers are managers.

Conclusions:
I. No clerk is an officer
II. All clerks being managers is a possibility.
a
b
c
d
e
11 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
Some roots are stems.
All stems are grounds.
All grounds are water
No leaf is a ground.

Conclusions:
I. All roots are grounds.
II. All stems are water.
III. Some roots are leaves being possibility. "
Only I and II follow
Only II and III follow
Only III follow
Only I, II, and III follow
None is follow
12 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
Some riches are strong.
All strong are weak.
All weak are health.

Conclusions:
I. All health being rich is a possibility.
II. At least some weak are riches.
III. All riches being weak is a possibility."
Either I or II follow
Either II or III follow
Both I and II follow
All are follows
None of these
13 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
No statement is a logic.
Some logics are rights.
All rights are wrongs.

Conclusions:
I. No statement is a right.
II. All wrongs are logics.
III. Some statements not being right is a possibility. "
Only I and II follow
Only III follow
Only II and III follow
Only I follow
None of these
14 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
No state is a district.
Some districts are capitals.
All capitals are countries.

Conclusions:
I. At least some countries are districts.
II. All capitals are districts.
III. Some states not being countries is a possibility. "
Only I and II follow
Only I and III follow
Only II and III follow
Only II follow
None is follow
15 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
Some oranges are papayas.
All papayas are pears.
Some pears are pineapples
All pineapples are mangoes.

Conclusions:
I. Some mangoes are pears.
II. Some pears are oranges.
III. Some pineapples are oranges.
IV. Some mangoes are papayas "
Only I and II follow
Only I and III follow
Only II and III follow
Only II follow
Only III follow
16 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
All bears are buffaloes.
No buffalo is camel
Some camels are cats.
All cats are cows.

Conclusions:
I. Some cows are buffaloes.
II. Some cats are bears.
III. Some cows are camels.
IV. No cow is a buffalo"
Only I and II follow
Only either I or IV and III follow
Only II and III follow
Only II follow
Only III follow
17 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
Some carrots are cauliflowers.
All cauliflowers are corns.
All corns are onions
Some onions are potatoes.

Conclusions:
I. Some potatoes are carrots.
II. Some onions are cauliflowers.
III. Some corns are carrots.
IV. Some potatoes are cauliflowers. "
Only I and II follow
Only I and III follow
Only II and III follow
Only II and IV follow
None
18 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
All squares are circles.
All rectangles are squares.
No cube is a cuboid.

Conclusions:
I. Some squares being cube is a possibility.
II. At least some circles are rectangles. "
Both I and II follow
Only II follow
Only I follow
None follow
Either I or II follow
19 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
Some students are boys.
Some girls are students.
Some boys are teachers.

Conclusions:
I. All students as well as boys being girls is a possibility.
II. All those students who are girls are also boys. "
Only I and II follow
Only I follow
Only either I or II
None follow
Only II follow
20 . Each question consists of three statements followed by three-four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. Consider the statements to be true even if they are in variance with the commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements using all the three" statements together.
Statements:
Some beers are liquids.
All liquid are water.
Some water are juices.

Conclusions:
I. All such beers which are not water can never be liquids.
II. All beers being water is a possibility. "
Only I follow
Only II follows
Both I and II follows
None follow
Either I or II follow