Making Judgments


Direction: Following are the criteria laid down for the selection of Jr. Executives in an Organisation.
The candidate must—
(i) have scored atleast 70% marks in SSC examination.
(ii) have obtained graduation degree in any discipline with atleast 65% marks and first class.
(iii) have cleared the selection test with at least 55% marks.
(iv) have cleared the interview with atleast 50% marks.
(v) be not less than 21 years of age and not more than 28 years of age as on 1.9.2008.
(vi) have completed atleast a certificate / diploma course in Computers.
However, if a candidate statisfies all the above mentioned criteria except—
(a) at (ii) above, but has completed post- graduation in any discipline; the case may be referred to the Vice-President of the company.
(b) at (iii) above, but has secured atleast 50% marks in the selection test and atleast 60% marks in the interview, the case may be referred to the General Manager (Recruitment) of the company.
In each of the questions below, information of one candidate is given. You have to take one of the following five decisions based on the information provided and the criteria and conditions given above. You are not to assume anything other than the information provided in each question. All these cases are given to you as on 1.09.2008. You have to indicate your decision by marking answers to each question as follows.
Mark Answer—

  1. Rajesh Chavan is an Arts Graduate passed in first class with 61% marks. He has also completed M.A. in English with 62% marks. His SSC score was 78%. He has cleared the selection test with 56% and interview with 54% marks. His date of birth is 25.3.1984. He has completed a diploma course in Computers.
    1. if the candidate is to be selected.
    2. if the candidate is not to be selected.
    3. if the data are inadequate to take a decision.
    4. if the case is to be referred to the Vice President of the company.
    5. if the case is to be referred to the General Manager (Recruitment) of the company.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    As per the given above question ,
    Rajesh Chavan does not fulfil the condition (ii). But he has completed post- graduation.

    Correct Option: D

    As per the given above question ,
    Rajesh Chavan does not fulfil the condition (ii). But he has completed post- graduation. So, his case is to be referred to the Vice President.


  1. Nandan Savla is a B.Com. passed in first class with 66% marks. He had secured 75% marks in HSC. He has completed 25 years of age of July 25, 2008. He has cleared the selection test and interview each with 56% marks. He has completed one year certificate course in Computers in grade ‘A’.
    1. if the candidate is to be selected.
    2. if the candidate is not to be selected.
    3. if the data are inadequate to take a decision.
    4. if the case is to be referred to the Vice President of the company.
    5. if the case is to be referred to the General Manager (Recruitment) of the company.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    As per the given all details in above question , we can say that
    Nothing is said about S.S.C. of Nandan Savla.

    Correct Option: C

    As per the given all details in above question , we can say that
    Nothing is said about S.S.C. of Nandan Savla. Hence, the data is adequate to take a decision.



  1. Jyotika Basu is B.Sc. passed out in 2004 in first class with 68% marks. She scored 67% marks in SSC. She is pursuing M.Sc. at present. She has cleared the selection test and interview with 56% and 53% marks respectively. She has completed a certificate course in Computers. Her date of birth is 15.5.1985.
    1. if the candidate is to be selected.
    2. if the candidate is not to be selected.
    3. if the data are inadequate to take a decision.
    4. if the case is to be referred to the Vice President of the company.
    5. if the case is to be referred to the General Manager (Recruitment) of the company.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Jyotika Basu does not fulfil the condition (i).

    Correct Option: B

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Jyotika Basu does not fulfil the condition (i). She is not to be selected.


  1. Nikita is a graduate in Engineering passed in first class wtih 72% marks. She has cleared the selection test and interview with 63% and 65% marks respectively. She has done one year diploma course in Computers. Her date of birth is 16.7.1984.
    1. if the candidate is to be selected.
    2. if the candidate is not to be selected.
    3. if the data are inadequate to take a decision.
    4. if the case is to be referred to the Vice President of the company.
    5. if the case is to be referred to the General Manager (Recruitment) of the company.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    As per the given above question ,
    Nothing is said about Nikita’s S.S.C. .

    Correct Option: C

    As per the given above question ,
    Nothing is said about Nikita’s S.S.C. Hence, the data is inadequate to take a decision.



  1. Manisha has scored 73% marks in SSC and 62% marks in graduation. After graduation she is working in a private firm. She has cleared the selection test with 58% marks and interview with 62% marks. Her date of birth is 11.5.1983. She has completed a certificate course in Computers.
    1. if the candidate is to be selected.
    2. if the candidate is not to be selected.
    3. if the data are inadequate to take a decision.
    4. if the case is to be referred to the Vice President of the company.
    5. if the case is to be referred to the General Manager (Recruitment) of the company.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    As per the given all details in above question , we can say that
    Manisha does not fulfil the condition (ii) and she has not completed Post-graduation.

    Correct Option: B

    As per the given all details in above question , we can say that
    Manisha does not fulfil the condition (ii) and she has not completed Post-graduation. Hence, she is not to be selected.