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. Anirban Mandal has passed his XII Std. final examination with 75 percent overall marks. He was born on 20th October 1988. He has secured 56 percent marks in the entrance test and 62 percent overall marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in XII Std. final examination. He can pay Rs. 40,000 at the time 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.

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    As per the given details in above question ,
    Anirban Mandal satisfies all the conditions except (V). But he can pay 60% of the annual fee, but he will he pay the rest is unknown.

    Correct Option: A

    As per the given details in above question ,
    Anirban Mandal satisfies all the conditions except (V). But he can pay 60% of the annual fee, but he will he pay the rest is unknown. Therefore, the given data are not sufficient to take a decision.


Direction: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
An organization wants to recruit System Analysts. The following conditions apply.
The candidate must ....................................................................................
(i) be an engineering graduate in Computer/IT with at least 60% marks.
(ii) have working experience in the field of Computer at-least for 2 years after acquiring the requisite qualification.
(iii) have completed minimum 25 years and maximum 30 years of age as on 1.12.2005.
In each question below, detailed information of candidate is given. You have to carefully study the information provided in each case and take one of the following courses of actions based on the information and the 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 1.12.2005. You have to indicate your decision by marking answers to each question as follows.

  1. Mr. Rajan is working as a Programmer for the last 6 years in an engineering firm after passing engineering examination. He has passed Electronics Engineering with 76% marks. His date of birth is 16.05.78. He has cleared the selection test with 62% marks and is willing to sign the bond for Rs. 50,000.
    1. if the case is to be referred to VP.
    2. if the case is to be referred to GM.
    3. if the data provided are not sufficient to take a decision.
    4. if the candidate is to be selected.
    5. if the candidate is not to be selected.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Mr. Rajan does not fulfil the condition (i) But he passed the Electronics Engineering more than 65%.

    Correct Option: D

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Mr. Rajan does not fulfil the condition (i) But he passed the Electronics Engineering more than 65%. Hence, according to (a) his case is to be referred to G.M.



  1. Nikita has just completed 26 years of age. She has passed IT Engineering examination in 2002 with 66% marks and is working as a Sr. Programmer since then. She has no problem in signing the bond of Rs. 50,000. She has secured 53% marks in the selection test.
    1. if the case is to be referred to VP.
    2. if the case is to be referred to GM.
    3. if the data provided are not sufficient to take a decision.
    4. if the candidate is to be selected.
    5. if the candidate is not to be selected.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    As per the given above question ,
    Nikita does not fulfil the condition V.

    Correct Option: E

    As per the given above question ,
    Nikita does not fulfil the condition V. Hence, she is not to be selected.


  1. Giridhar is working as a Software Engineer in a reputed company for past 4 years after completing Computer Engineering with 68% marks. He has cleared the selection test with 75% marks and is willing to sign the bond. His date of birth is December 17, 1978.
    1. if the case is to be referred to VP.
    2. if the case is to be referred to GM.
    3. if the data provided are not sufficient to take a decision.
    4. if the candidate is to be selected.
    5. if the candidate is not to be selected.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Giridhar fulfils all the conditions. He has cleared the selection test with 75% marks and is willing to sign the bond.

    Correct Option: D

    On the basis of above given details in question , we can say that
    Giridhar fulfils all the conditions. He has cleared the selection test with 75% marks and is willing to sign the bond.Hence, he is to be selected.



  1. Abhijit is a Computer Engineer with 65% marks passed out in 2001 at the age of 22 years. Since then he is working as a Software Engineer in a private firm. He is willing to sign the bond for the required amount. He has secured 63% marks in the selection test.
    1. if the case is to be referred to VP.
    2. if the case is to be referred to GM.
    3. if the data provided are not sufficient to take a decision.
    4. if the candidate is to be selected.
    5. if the candidate is not to be selected.

  1. View Hint View Answer Discuss in Forum

    According to above given question ,
    Abhijit fulfils all the conditions.He has secured 63% marks in the selection test.

    Correct Option: D

    According to above given question ,
    Abhijit fulfils all the conditions .He has secured 63% marks in the selection test . Hence, he is to be selected.