Statement and Conclusion


  1. Statement :
    1. Temple is place of worship
    2. Church is also a place of worship.
    Conclusions :
    I. Hindus and Christians use the same place for worship.
    II. All churches are temples.









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    Temple and Church are place of worship. It does not imply that hindus and christians use the same place for worship.
    Therefore, neither I nor II follows.

    Correct Option: A

    Temple and Church are place of worship. It does not imply that hindus and christians use the same place for worship.
    Therefore, neither I nor II follows.


Direction: In the following questions, one statement is given followed by two Conclusions, I and II. You have to consider the statement to be true, even if it seems to be at variance from commonly known facts. You are to decide which of the given conclusions can definitely be drawn from the given statement. Indicate your answer.

  1. Statement : Aggressive animals can be trained with care and affection to behave as the occassion demands.
    Conclusion I : Trained dogs cannot be aggressive.
    II : Animals are always aggressive unless care and and affection is given to them.









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    Both I and II follows

    Correct Option: D

    Both I and II follows


Direction: Statements are given each followed by two conclusions/ assumptions, I and II. You have to consider the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the given conclusions/assumptions, if any, followd from the given statements.

  1. Two statements are given. You have to answer considering the statement to be true, even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts.

    Statements ;
    1. James works in a factory.
    2. He gets a salary.









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    James gets paid for his work.

    Correct Option: B

    James gets paid for his work.


  1. Statement :
    1. Some clerks are poor;
    2. A is poor
    Conclusion :
    I. A is clerk.
    II. A has a large family.









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    It is not necessary that A is a clerk though he is poor.

    Correct Option: D

    It is not necessary that A is a clerk though he is poor.


Direction: Following a statement, conclusions I, II and III are given. Which one of the four alternatives is correct?

  1. Statement: Ministers arrived at the public function in their cars.
    Conclusions:
    I. All ministers are rich
    II. Ministers have cars.
    III. Ministers came to the public function.









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    The use of term ‘All’ in the conclusion I makes it invalid. We know that, definite conclusion cannot be drawn from general statement.

    Correct Option: A

    The use of term ‘All’ in the conclusion I makes it invalid. We know that, definite conclusion cannot be drawn from general statement.
    Ministers arrived at the public function in their cars. Thus. ministers have cars and they attended public function. Therefore, only II and III are implicit in the statement.