Statements and Assumptions Quiz Set 09

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Question 1

Statement: The Municipal Corporation has announced 50 per cent reduction in water supply till monsoon arrives in the city.

Assumptions: .

  1. People may protest against the unilateral decision of the Municipal corporation.
  2. Municipal Corporation may reduce its taxes from the residents as it failed to provide adequate water.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

Only II is implicit.

 C

Either I or II is implicit.

 D

Neither I nor II is implicit.

Soln.
Ans: d

All people understand the constraints before the municipal corporation. So assumption I is not implicit. As far as II is concerned, there is nothing like that to suggest from the available data.


Question 2

Statement: The neighbor got furious when he saw kids playing in his kitchen garden.

Assumptions: .

  1. The neighbor hates kids.
  2. The kids are naughty, they have damaged his flowers.
 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

Since the neighbor has reacted this way only when he saw the kids playing in his garden, we cannot say that he hates kids. So I is not implicit. The kids must have done something wrong, so II is implicit.


Question 3

Statement: The driver of a huge truck applied the emergency brakes to avoid hitting the auto rickshaw which suddenly came in front of the truck.

Assumptions: .

  1. The auto rickshaw driver may be able to steer his vehicle away from the oncoming truck.
  2. The truck driver may be able to stop the truck before it hits the auto rickshaw.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

I and II are implicit.

 C

Either I or II is implicit.

 D

Neither I nor II is implicit.

Soln.
Ans: c

Obviously one of the two things will occur, either the auto will get out of the way faster, or the truck will stop before hitting it. One of these things are assumed by the driver, when he decides to slow down his truck.


Question 4

Statement: The municipal authority have blocked the movement of traffic in and around the temple on the main festival day.

Assumptions: .

  1. Very large number of devotees may visit the temple on the main festival day.
  2. People travelling to the areas near the temple may postpone their journey by a day unless they have very urgent work in that area.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

Only II is implicit.

 C

Either I or II is implicit.

 D

Neither I nor II is implicit.

Soln.
Ans: a

Only assumption (I) is implicit.


Question 5

Statement: The Govt. has decided to levy congestion tax to passengers traveling by air to and from the metro cities.

Assumptions: .

  1. The tax so collected may be adequate to meet part of the expenses for providing additional resources to handle huge traffic.
  2. Passengers traveling by air to and from these cities may be able to pay extra amount by way of congestion tax.
 A

Only I is implicit.

 B

Only II is implicit.

 C

Either I or II is implicit.

 D

Both I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: d

Both assumptions (I) and (II) are implicit.


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Updated on 2019-08-18.

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