Making Judgments


Direction: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below :
Following are the conditions for admitting students for Graduate course in Architecture in a college :
The student must :
(i) be atleast 17 years old as on 1.7.2006.
(ii) have secured at last 50 percent overall marks in XII Std. final examination.
(iii) have secured at last 60 percent aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in XII Std. final examination.
(iv) have secured atleast 55 percent marks in the entrance examination.
(v) Pay Rs. 60,000 annual fee at the time of admission.
If a student satisfies alone above conditions except—
(a) at (iii) above but as secured at least 70 percent overall marks in XII Std. final examination, his /her case is to be referred to principal of the college.
(b) at (v) above but can pay atleast 60 percent of the annual fee at the time of admission and the remaining amount within six months, his/her case is to be referred to Vice-Prinicpal of the college.
In each of the questions given below, detailed information about one student is given. You have to take one of the following courses of actions based on the information provided and the above conditions and sub-conditions. You are not to assume anything other than the information provided in each question.
All these cases are given to you as on 1.7.2006. Now, mark your answer as—

  1. Joseph D’Silva has secured 62 percent average marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and 55 percent overall marks in XII Std. final examination. He was born on 5th July, 1986. He can pay Rs. 60,000 at the time of admission. He has secured 65 percent marks in the entrance test.
    1. if the data provided are not adequate to take a decision.
    2. if the student is to be omitted.
    3. if the case is to be referred to the Principal.
    4. if the student is not to be omitted.
    5. if the case is to be referred to Vice-Principal.

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    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Joseph D’Silva satisfies all the given conditions.

    Correct Option: B

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Joseph D’Silva satisfies all the given conditions. Therefore, he is to be admitted.


  1. Samir Malhotra was born on 5th March, 1986. He can pay Rs. 60,000 at the time of admission. He has secured 65 percent average marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in XII Std. final examination. He has also secured 65 percent marks in the entrance test.
    1. if the data provided are not adequate to take a decision.
    2. if the student is to be omitted.
    3. if the case is to be referred to the Principal.
    4. if the student is not to be omitted.
    5. if the case is to be referred to Vice-Principal.

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    As per the given all details in above question , we can say that
    Samir Malhotra has not shown the marks of XII Std. final examination.

    Correct Option: A

    As per the given all details in above question , we can say that
    Samir Malhotra has not shown the marks of XII Std. final examination. Therefore, the provided data are not adequate to take a decision.



  1. Shikha Gupta has secured 60 percent average marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and 58 percent overall marks in XII Std. final examination. She was born on 14th February, 1988. She has secured 60 percent marks in the entrance test. She can pay Rs. 38,000 at the time of admission and the remaining amount within two weeks of admission.
    1. if the data provided are not adequate to take a decision.
    2. if the student is to be omitted.
    3. if the case is to be referred to the Principal.
    4. if the student is not to be omitted.
    5. if the case is to be referred to Vice-Principal.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Shikha Gupta does not fulfil the condition (v), but she can pay 60 percent of the annual fee and she can also pay the rest fee within six months.

    Correct Option: E

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Shikha Gupta does not fulfil the condition (v), but she can pay 60 percent of the annual fee and she can also pay the rest fee within six months. Therefore, her case should be referred to the Vice-Principal.


  1. Malini Sawant was born on 19th April, 1988. She has secured 60 percent marks in the entrance test. She can pay Rs. 60,000 at the time of admission. She has secured 55 percent overall marks and 62 percent average marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in XII Std. final examination.
    1. if the data provided are not adequate to take a decision.
    2. if the student is to be omitted.
    3. if the case is to be referred to the Principal.
    4. if the student is not to be omitted.
    5. if the case is to be referred to Vice-Principal.

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    As per the given above question ,
    Malini Sawant satisfies all of the given conditions.

    Correct Option: B

    As per the given above question ,
    Malini Sawant satisfies all of the given conditions. Therefore, she is to be admitted.



  1. Arvind Gogoi has secured 75 percent overall marks in XII Std. final examination. He has secured 60 percent marks in the entrance test. He was born on 8th January 1987. He can pay Rs. 60,000 at the time of admission. He has secured 58 percent average marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in XII Std. final examination.
    1. if the data provided are not adequate to take a decision.
    2. if the student is to be omitted.
    3. if the case is to be referred to the Principal.
    4. if the student is not to be omitted.
    5. if the case is to be referred to Vice-Principal.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Arvind Gogoi does not satisfy the condition (iii), but he has secured 75 percent marks in XII Std. final examination.

    Correct Option: C

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Arvind Gogoi does not satisfy the condition (iii), but he has secured 75 percent marks in XII Std. final examination.
    Therefore, his case is to be referred to the principal.