Statement and Arguments Online Quiz


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Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 1 - Statement: Should art subjects be removed from the intermediate curriculum?

Arguments:

I. Yes, students are not interested in taking art subjects.

II. No, art contains history, political science like subjects. So, it should not be removed.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : B

Explanation

Only because students are not interested, we cannot remove an important subject from the curriculum.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 2 - Statement: Should Virat Kohli be captain of India?

Arguments:

I. Yes, Virat is from Delhi and he should lead.

II. No, Virat is young and there are more senior players than him.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : D

Explanation

Argument I is not logical at all. Regarding argument II, captaincy does not depend upon the seniority rather it depends upon talent.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 3 - Statement: Should there be Swachh Bharat Abhiyan every week in the rural area?

Arguments:

I. No, it will cost more money.

II. Yes, people in rural areas are unware of such projects and happenings. So they should be informed.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : B

Explanation

Cost is not the matter but an attempt to make success to a campaign like Swachh Bharat Abhiyan is important. Moreover such campaigns are necessary to aware the rural area people with such initiatives.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 4 - Statement: Should foreign coaches be appointed as the head of different types of games in India?

Arguments:

I. Yes, through this idea outside country can come into our county and can benefit our players a lot.

II. No, it will spoil the players and playing condition as what happened during the tenure of Greg Chappel as the coach of Indian cricket team.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : A

Explanation

Just because of one person’s fault, it should not be assumed that all foreign coaches will be of same kind. It is good to grasp ideas and techniques of outside country for our own development only.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 5 - Statement: Should coaching for professional sports be implemented from the school level?

Arguments:

I. Yes, by raising the standards of the students from the early time it will be easy for India to fetch more gold medals.

II. No it will create additional pressure on the students.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : A

Explanation

India should follow the foreign country policies where children are exposed to many sports from the early age and that is the reason they are more successful in matches like Olympics as compared to India.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 6 - Statement: Should our government. declare national holidays on death of popular national personalities?

Arguments:

I. Yes, we must respect the departed soul for their contributions.

II. No, these extra holidays may check national growth.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : B

Explanation

If we will think about Indian economy, extra holidays will hamper national progress. Hence argument II is strong.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 7 - Statement: Should the age for marriage of boys be increased to more than 28 years?

Arguments:

I. No, it depends upon the person and his family members.

II. Yes, it may check the population increase to a certain level.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : D

Explanation

None of the arguments is strong regarding the statement.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 8 - Statement: Should all the government jobs be delinked from all the degrees and diplomas so that maximum number of students can apply for it?

Arguments:

I. Yes, it must be because many students are not able to apply for railway or psu jobs because of qualifications.

II. No, importance of good students and higher education will be diminished.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : B

Explanation

Here argument II is very strong because if education will have no value then no one will value the scholars and country will fall.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 9 - Statement: Will the polavaram dispute be settled down at last?

Arguments:

I. Yes, the politicians of Andhra and Odisha will come together and solve it.

II. No, both the states have their own interests regarding polavaram.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : C

Explanation

Here either the argument I or II is strong. It depends on politicians whether they want to solve it immediately or want to delay it.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two arguments. You have to decide which one of them is stronger and which one of them is weak.

Q 10 - Statement: Should all the new and big industries be established in Mumbai?

Arguments:

I. Yes, more job opportunities will be created.

II. No, the pollution of the city will increase further.

Options :

A - Only argument I is strong.

B - Only argument II is strong.

C - Either I or II is strong.

D - Neither I nor II is strong.

E - Both I and II are strong.

Answer : C

Explanation

Here either of the any two can happen. Employment will increase upon the opening of new industries but simultaneously pollution will increase.

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