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. Ankita is a Commerce Graduate passed in first class with 68% marks. She has completed a two years diploma course in computers after graduation. Her SSC score was 85%. She has cleared the selection test with 64% marks and interview with 58% marks. Her date of birth is 27.8.1985.
    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

    Given in the above question,
    Ankita fulfils all the conditions.

    Correct Option: A

    Given in the above question,
    Ankita fulfils all the conditions. So, she is to be selected.


  1. Sujay Chaudhary has passed SSC with distinction and 81% marks and B. Com. in first class with 68% marks. He has completed a certificate course in Computers. He has cleared the selection test with 51% marks and interview with 61% marks. He has compeleted 23 years of age on 21.2.2008.
    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
    Sujay Chaudhary does not fulfil the condition (iii). But he has secured more than 50% marks in selection and more than 60% in interview.

    Correct Option: E

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Sujay Chaudhary does not fulfil the condition (iii). But he has secured more than 50% marks in selection and more than 60% in interview. So, his case is to be referred to the General Manager.



  1. Abhijit is a graduate with 60% marks and a post-graduate with 65% marks. He has completed one year diploma course in Computers. He had scored 85% marks in SSC. He has cleared the selection test and interview with 58% and 56% marks respectively. His date of birth is 17.5.1986.
    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

    According to question , we can say that
    Abhijit does not fulfil the condition (ii) but he has completed post-graduation.

    Correct Option: D

    According to question , we can say that
    Abhijit does not fulfil the condition (ii) but he has completed post-graduation. Hence, his case will be referred to the Vice President.


  1. Vivek is presently pursuing post-graduation in Economics. He has passed graduation in first class with 72% marks. He had scored 78% marks in SSC. His date of birth is 21.8.1985. He has secured 58% marks in the selection test and 62% marks in interview. He has passed a 6 months 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 ,
    Vivek fulfils all the conditions. He has secured 58% marks in the selection test

    Correct Option: A

    As per the given above question ,
    Vivek fulfils all the conditions. He has secured 58% marks in the selection test , So he is to be selected.



  1. Shamika is a Science Graduate passed in first class with 69% marks. She had passed SSC exam securing 83% marks. She has cleared the selection test with 53% marks and interview with 63% marks. Her date of birth is 1.8.1983. She has completed a six months 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

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

    Correct Option: E

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Shamika does not fulfil the condition (iii). Hence, according to (b) her case is to referred to the General Manager (Recruitment officer of the company).