Statement and Conclusions Online Quiz


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Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 1 - Statement: In the presence of all colleagues, the manager humiliated Rajesh.

Conclusions:

I. The manager did not like Rajesh.

II. Rajesh is not famous among his colleagues.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : D

Explanation

It is not for sure that the manager humiliated Rajesh just because he did not like him. This may be due to some negligence in work and there is also not any statement regarding the popularity of Rajesh among his colleagues. So, clearly both the conclusions are not valid.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 2 - Statement: In a serious mishap, a man was run down by a truck yesterday. This again has raised questions and concern over the bad condition of roads.

Conclusions:

I. That was a fatal accident.

II. Many such mishaps have taken place due to bad condition of road.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : A

Explanation

As the accident that took place had gathered concern, so it is definitely a fatal one and the use of the word “again” is showing that such type of incidence has already happened previously.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 3 - Statement: Invitation of the conference has been sent to only good singers. Those who have sweet voices are considered as good singers.

Conclusions:

I. All the singers present in the conference are having sweet voice.

II. Singers not having sweet voice are not invited to the conference.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : E

Explanation

As the singer is present in the conference, so it is for sure that he/she has sweet voice and again persons having sweet voices are considered as good singers and are invited. Hence both the conclusions are valid.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 4 - Statement: Private schools are offering much good quality education as compared to municipal schools.

Conclusions:

I. Municipal schools are giving continuous effort to improve their quality of education.

II. Government should close the municipal schools immediately.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : A

Explanation

It is not a wise decision to shut down the municipal schools just because they are not able to give quality education, rather continuous effort can bring change in the current situation. So, clearly conclusion II is valid.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 5 - Statement: India lost in semi-final to Australia shows that we lack tough mentality in playing abroad.

Conclusions:

I. India lost more than 50% of matches playing abroad.

II. India defeated Australia in 2011 quarter final.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : A

Explanation

In earlier times also India has lost the match while playing abroad. This adds weight to the given statement, While, conclusion II is irrelevant.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 6 - Statement: Home minister Rajnath Singh has approved 33% reservation for women in central armed police force.

Conclusions:

I. It will encourage the women to join the police force.

II. It is a next step by government towards women empowerment.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : E

Explanation

Both the conclusions are aiding complement to the given statement. Hence both are valid.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 7 - Statement: Indian shooter Apurvi Chandela broke the world record on the way to winning gold in shooting.

Conclusions:

I. She is a great player but shadowed by her earlier performances.

II. She is a great player but has never shot with such an ease before.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : D

Explanation

From the statement, we cannot tell that whether it is the shadow of her past performance or her enthusiasm to play, that obstruct her from making such a world record before. Hence none of the given conclusions can be interpreted successfully from the given statement.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 8 - Statement: Department of Post on 1st Jan 2016 formed a one man committee to study issues in post.

Conclusions:

I. Department of Post need to focus on fixed deposits.

II. Department of post is the oldest department in our country.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : D

Explanation

Here neither of the conclusions have valid proofs that can be derived from the given statement. Hence neither of them are valid.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 9 - Statement: Among 149 countries, India stood at 4th position of illicit money transfer.

Conclusions:

I. Money laundering is an important issue in India now days.

II. India Government’s strategy is poor regarding anti money laundering.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : E

Explanation

Fourth position among 149 countries means, definitely the situation of money laundering is very serious in India and the strategy of government is also poor.

Each of the following question consists of one statement followed by two conclusions. You have to decide which one of them can be followed.

Q 10 - Statement: A good manager can manage his team very well.

Conclusions:

I. A team always need a good manager.

II. Manager also needs group member’s support.

Options :

A - Only conclusion I is valid.

B - Only conclusion II is valid.

C - Either conclusion I or II is valid.

D - Neither conclusion I nor II is valid.

E - Both the conclusions are valid.

Answer : A

Explanation

Nothing specific has been told about manager’s requirement in conclusion II. However; conclusion I can be indirectly referred from the given statement.

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