Directions: In each of the following questions there are two statements followed by several conclusions. Choose the best one after applying logical reasoning. These statement may be at variance from the commonly known facts.

1. (i) All sisters are mothers.

(ii) Some mothers are children.

(a) All children are sisters.

(b) Some sisters are children.

(c) Some mothers are sisters.

(d) None of these

2. (i) Painters like beauty.

(ii) Rita is a painter.

(a) All those who like beauty are painters.

(b) Rita likes beauty.

(c) Rita does not like beauty.

(d) None of these

3. (i) Gold is ductile.

(ii) This substance is not ductile.

(a) This substance is not gold.

(b) Gold is not ductile.

(c) Ductiles are not gold.

(d) All of these.

4. (i) The cabinet passed the bill.

(ii) He is a member of the cabinet.

(a) He passed the bill.

(b) The bill was passed by him.

(c) A member of the cabinet can pass the bill.

(d) None of these

5. (i) All religious people hate corruption.

(ii) He hates corruption.

(a) He is a religious man.

(b) Corruption hates religious people.

(c) Those who hate corruption are religious.

(d) None of these

6. (i) All men are liable to commit mistakes.

(ii) All priests are men.

(a) All priests are liable to commit mistakes.

(b) Committing mistake is human.

(c) Some priests don't commit mistake.

(d) None of these

7. (i) If it is cloudy lion will roar.

(ii) Lions don't roar.

(a) It is not cloudy.

(b) It is cloudy.

(c) Lions roar only in cloudy night.

(d) None of the above

8. (i) We are dependent on our motor cars.

(ii) Our motor cars are dependent on petrol.

(a) We are dependent on petrol.

(b) Petrol is dependent on us.

(c) Petrol is the dependent of motor cars.

(d) None of these

9. (i) All planets are round.

(ii) A car wheeI is round.

(a) A wheel is a planet.

(b) Planets are wheels.

(c) The thing 'which is round is a planet.

(d) None of these

10. (i) All tigers have four legs.

(ii) No cats are tiger.

(a) No cat has four legs.

(b) No four lagers are cats.

(c) Tigers are cats.

(d) None of the above

11. (i) Humans can not live without atmosphere.

(ii) The moon is without atmosphere.

(a) The man can not live on the moon.

(b) Some men can not live on the moon.

(c) There is no life possible on the moon.

(d) All of these

12. (i) Some triangles are figures.

(ii) Some triangles are pentagons.

(a) Some pentagons are figures.

(b) Some figures are pentagons.

(c) No triangle is not a figure.

(d) None of these

13. (i) All lawyers are uncles.

(ii) All girls are lawyers.

(a) All girls are uncles.

(b) All uncles are girls.

(e) Some girls are not uncles.

(d) None of the above

14. (i) Some roots are ships.

(ii) Some roots are apples.

(a) Some apples are ships.

(b) Some ships are apples.

(c) No root is a ship.

(d) None of these

15. (i) All the English speaking people are fool.

(ii) Mohan speaks English.

(a) Mohan is a fool.

(b) Mohan is not a fool.

(e) Some English speaking people are not fool.

(d) None of the above


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By Babita kashyap