# Statements and Assumptions Quiz Set 33

### Question 1

Statement: The company has started a pick up service for the employees in the morning, but there is no such service for the evening.

Assumptions: .

1. The company wants to ensure that the employees reach the office in time.
2. The employees are not coming in time.
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

The service is started because the company must have felt this problem. Both I and II are implicit.

### Question 2

Statement: The hare won the race this time, and the tortoise lost.

Assumptions: .

1. The hare has learnt from its mistakes.
2. The hare is faster than the tortoise.
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

Only I is implicit.

### Question 3

Statement: Rohit's friend asked him, "Nice phone! Where did you buy it from?"

Assumptions:

1. The friend wants to own a good phone.
2. The friend wants to imitate Rohit.
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

Only I is implicit because the friend has appreciated the phone and himself wants to own a good phone. It would be wrong to conclude that the friend is merely imitating Rohit.

### Question 4

Statement: Let there be a sign-board to indicate the directions and instructions.

Assumptions: .

1. Sign-board can be prepared without using any language.
2. Sign-board is the only effective tool to indicate directions.
A

Only I is implicit.

B

Only II is implicit.

C

Neither I nor II is implicit.

D

Either I or II is implicit.

Soln.
Ans: c

Instructions are always in a language. So how can a sign board be prepared without using a language. So I is not implicit. Secondly, it is sure that sign-board is one of the ways of indicating directions, but it is not the.

only way. So II is not implicit.

### Question 5

Statement: .

Most of the Indian companies selling online goods are planning to shift their operations outside India.

Assumptions:

1. The tax laws in India are not friendly towards businesses.
2. Courier delivery mechanism is not good in India.
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

Only I is implicit. Better tax laws means more profits to a business.