## Friday, 4 November 2016

### Reasoning Quiz for IBPS and other Bank Exam 2016

We are providing you with 25 days study plan for reasoning. To score good marks in reasoning, only one thing can help you that is practice. As you all have observed from past exams that maximum portion consist of puzzles which required a lot of practice. So, from now onward quizzes on Bankersadda will be according to the given study plan and this will help you to prepare important topics in limited time. Today is DAY 10 of the study plan and today’s chapter is Syllogism.

Directions (1-5): In each question below are given three statements followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions definitely do(es) not logically follow from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer
(a) If only conclusion I does not follow.
(b) If only conclusion II does not follow.
(c) If only conclusion III does not follow.
(d) If both conclusions I and II do not follow.
(e) None of the above

Q1. Statements: Some copy are table.
No table is a desk.
All desks are pencil.
Conclusions:      I. Some tables not being desks is a possibility.
II.Some pencil are not tables.
III. All copy are desks.

Q2. Statements: All banana are litchis.
Some apples are litchis.
No apple is red.
Conclusions: I. Some banana are litchis.
II. Some red are not apples.
III.All red being apples is a possibility.

Q3. Statements: All dogs are wolves.
All tiger are wolves.
Some tiger are cheetahs.
Conclusions: I. No dogs is tiger.
II. Some wolves being cheetahs is a possibility.
III. Some wolves are dogs.

Q4. Statements: All sugar is sweet.
No salt is sweet.
No salt is bitter.
Conclusions: I. No sugar is salt.
II. No sweet is bitter.
III. Some sweets being salt is a possibility.

Q5. Statements: All loves are blind.
Some faiths are blind.
Some faiths are trust.
Conclusions: I. No blind is love.
II. Some blinds are love.
III.Some faiths being love is a possibility.

Directions (6-10): In each of these questions two/three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II have been given. You have to take the given statement to be true even if they seem to be at variance with the commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

(a) Either conclusion I or II is true.
(b) Both conclusion I and II are true
(c) Neither conclusion I nor II is true
(d) Only conclusion II is true
(e) Only conclusion I is true

Q6. Statements: Some prices are costs.
Some costs are amounts.
All amounts are expenses.
Conclusions: I. At least some amounts are prices.
II. All amounts being prices is a possibility.

Q7. Statements: All invitations are rejections.
Some invitations are celebrations.
No rejection is an attraction.
Conclusions: I. Some celebrations are rejections.
II. All celebrations are rejections.

Q8. Statements: All grades are scales.
All scales are categories.
Conclusions: I. All grades are categories.
II. All categories are scales.

Q9. Statement:  Some metals are liquid.
All liquid are alloys.
No alloy is a wood.
Conclusions:  I. All woods being metals is a possibility.
II. All metals being woods is a possibility.

Q10. Statements: Some metals are liquid.
All liquid are alloys.
No alloy is a wood.
Conclusions: I. No liquid is a wood.
II. At least some metals are alloys.

Directions (11-15): In each question below are given three statements or two statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer

(a) If only conclusion I follow.
(b) If only conclusion II follow.
(c) If either conclusion I or II follow.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
(e) If both conclusion I and II follows.

Q11. Statements:  No pen is color.
All color are papers.
Some papers are caps.
Conclusions: I. All pens being caps is a possibility.
II. All color being caps is a possibility.

Q12. Statements: No pen is a color
All color are papers.
Some papers are caps.
Conclusions: I. Some papers not being color is a possibility.
II. Some papers are not pens.

Q13. Statements:  All books are novels.
No page is a novel.
Some pages are covers.
Conclusions:   I. All books are definitely not pages.
II. No novel is a page.

Q14. Statements:    All books are novels.
No page is a novel.
Some pages are covers.
Conclusions:    I. Some covers are not novels.
II.No book is a page.

Q15. Statements: Some teachers are doctors.
Some doctors are scientist.
Conclusions: I. Some doctors are teachers.
II. Some teachers are not scientist.