Statements and Assumptions Quiz Set 11

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Question 1

Statement: "Don't park your vehicles on the road" - a notice board by the traffic police.

Assumptions:

  1. There is a space for parking nearby.
  2. Traffic police is indifferent to the parking problems of vehicle owners.
 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

The police knows that there is a parking space nearby, from where the vehicle owners can walk, that's why it has put that notice. So I is implicit, and II is not.


Question 2

Statement: The local cultural club decided to organize a musical event to raise money for the construction of the club building.

Assumptions: .

  1. The local residents may not allow the club to organize the musical event in the locality.
  2. The money collected by organizing the musical event may be substantial enough for the club to start construction.
 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

Neither (I) nor (II) is implicit.


Question 3

Statement: "Everyone does not need to build a 100 crore or 1000 crore company. Small vs Big vs Super big is a choice that an entrepreneur makes himself depending upon his ambitions, values and what he or she likes doing".

Assumptions: .

  1. The figures are for the turnover of the company.
  2. There is hardly any distinction between a small or a big company.
 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

Small and big companies are distinct but it is up to the entrepreneur as to which one he goes for.

It can be safely assumed that the figures are for the annual turnover. So only I is implicit.


Question 4

Statement: More than half of the class will fail this time.

Assumptions: .

  1. The students are not serious enough.
  2. There was no teacher for most of the year.
 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: c

Either of the two assumptions exist.


Question 5

Statement: Use our medicine to fight the problem of obesity.

Assumptions:.

  1. Other slimming medicines available in the market do not reduce weight.
  2. Obesity cannot be controlled without medicines.
 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

Our medicine is effective but that doesn't mean that others are not effective. Obesity can be controlled with medicines, but it would be wrong to conclude that it cannot be controlled without medicines. So none of the assumptions follow.


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Updated on 2019-08-18.

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