Classical

Statement & Conclusion - Set 1

16:  

Statement: It is risky to travel from Jammu to Baramula because of the zig- zag road.

Con. I: Jammu and Baramula are connected. by bus services.

Con.II: There is no other means of transportation from Jainmu to Baramula.

A.

only conclusion I follows

B.

only conclusion II follows.

C.

both I and II follow

D.

neither I nor II follows

 
 

Option: A

Explanation :

No such problems arises in rail or air services so 'bus services' is the only possible option. And there are other means also and land ways is risky among them.


17:  

Statement: This book is too costly to be worthless.

Con. I: When books fall short of supply their prices go up. 

Con.II: The higher the selling price, the superior is the quality of the commodity.

A.

only conclusion I follows

B.

only conclusion II follows.

C.

both I and II follow

D.

neither I nor II follows

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :

It otherwise means that the books are so expensive that it can not be worthless (transformation).


18:  

Statement: Books are like friends who give rich and lasting rewards.

Con. I: Always choose rich friends like books.


Con.II: Books give us eternal satisfaction.

A.

only conclusion I follows

B.

only conclusion II follows.

C.

both I and II follow

D.

neither I nor II follows

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :

Conclusion I is irrelevant.


19:  

Statement: Miser people seldom help the poor.

Con. I: Those who are miser never help the poor.

Con.II: Poor are very, rarely helped by the miser.

A.

only conclusion I follows

B.

only conclusion II follows.

C.

both I and II follow

D.

neither I nor II follows

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :

The word `seldom' is very close to never the 'very rarely' is also very near to it and II conclusion is the passive form of the statement


20:  

Statement: It. is written in history books that most of the battles which took place among rulers were fought for amassing wealth and beautiful women. World War I has a background very near to it.

Con. I: If money minded people will lourish, World War III may start.

Con.II: In olden days wealth and beautiful women were the major concerns for rulers.

A.

only conclusion I follows

B.

only conclusion II follows.

C.

both I and II follow

D.

neither I nor II follows

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :

The statement clarifies that there were some exceptions to this purpose of war so nothing can be definitely said about a war in future. Moreover money minded people and kings are not the same things.




Suggest an improvement