Statements and Assumptions Quiz Set 05

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Question 1

Statement: There is not much enthusiasm among the people for the festival this time.

Assumptions: .

  1. People have now become more interested in online social media.
  2. Inflation has caused an adverse impact on the purchasing ability of the people.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

Only II is implicit.

 C

Either I or II is implicit.

 D

I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: b

Social media is a continuous thing, it is not limited to just one day or two. So I is not implicit. Inflation can have a dampening effect, so II is implicit.


Question 2

Statement: An advertisement by bank A-'Our interest rates for education loans are lower than any other bank'.

Assumptions: .

  1. Some other banks also provide education loans.
  2. Interest rates charged on education loans vary from bank to bank.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

Only II is implicit.

 C

Either I or II is implicit.

 D

I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: d

A comparison of rates means some other banks are also providing education loans. Also interest rates varies bank to bank, so, both assumptions are implicit.


Question 3

Statement: Her only son died in a road accident while he was driving a motorcycle. She was crying inconsolably.

Assumptions:

  1. She feels that God is not with her.
  2. She feels that it was her son's fault.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

Only II is implicit.

 C

Either I or II is implicit.

 D

I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: a

Helpless people cry because they feel insecure about their future, especially when they have lost the last hope of God also. So I is implicit.


Question 4

Statement: An official who was sitting idle says to a visitor, "I cannot attest your forms today, come after two weeks. I have a lot of work. I am very busy."

Assumptions:

  1. The official wants to help the visitor.
  2. The official is asking for a bribe.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

Only II is implicit.

 C

Either I or II is implicit.

 D

I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: b

Assumption II is implicit because the official is not doing his duty especially when he is free and is not at all busy, rather he is using delay tactics to create problems for the common man.


Question 5

Statement: Sham wrote to his brother at Bombay to visit the University for collecting the prospectus for post-graduation course in Mathematics.

Assumptions: .

  1. The University can issue application forms to a person other than the student who wants admission.
  2. Sham's brother may receive the letter well before the last date of collecting application forms.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

Only II is implicit.

 C

Both I and II are implicit.

 D

Neither I nor II is implicit.

Soln.
Ans: c

Both are implicit.


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Updated on 2017-10-26.

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