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Directions (1-5): In each question below are given two/three 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. Read all the conclusions 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 follows.
(b) if only conclusion II follows.
(c) if either conclusion I or II follows.
(d) if neither conclusion I nor II follows.
(e) if both conclusions I and II follow.

Q1. Statements:
All plates are glasses.
Some cups are glasses.
Conclusions:
I. At least some cups are plates.
II. Some glasses are cups.

Q2. Statements:
All trolleys are lamps.
No lamp is a chair.
Conclusions:
I. At least some trolleys are chairs.
II. Some chairs are definitely not trolleys.

Q3. Statements:
Some clothes are shirts.
All shirts are paints.
Conclusions:
I. All paints being clothes is a possibility.
II. Some shirts are clothes.

Q4. Statements:
No sand is a stone
No sand is a tree.
Conclusions:
I. No stone is sand.
II. No tree is a stone.

Q5. Statements:
Some teachers are doctors.
No doctor is a lawyer.
Conclusions:
I. Some teachers are not lawyers.
II. Some lawyers are doctors.

Solution(1-5):

S1. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S2. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S3. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S4. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S5. Ans.(a)
Sol.
Directions (6-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. H is third to the right of C and second to the left of E. B is not an immediate neighbour of H or C. F is second to the right of D and is an immediate neighbour of C. G is not the neighbour of E.

Q6. Who among the following is second to the right of C?
(a) H
(b) G
(c) F
(d) E
(e) None of these

Q7. Who among the following is an immediate neighbour of H and E(both)?
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) G
(e) None of these

Q8. In which of the following pairs the second person is sitting on the immediate right of the first person?
(a) A, H
(b) C, D
(c) G, H
(d) E, H
(e) F, C

Q9. Who among the following is second to the left of B?
(a) C
(b) H
(c) F
(d) A
(e) None of these

Q10. Who among the following is opposite D?
(a) A
(b) G
(c) H
(d) E
(e) None of these

Solution (6-10):

S6. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S7. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S8. Ans.(c)
Sol.

S9. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S10. Ans.(c)
Sol.

Directions (11-15): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
P, Q, R, S, T and U are going to six different cities, viz Kolkata, Mumbai, Ranchi, Delhi, Jaipur and Pune, but not necessarily in the same order. All are going by three different modes of transport, viz Car, Train and Aeroplane. At least two persons travel by each mode of transport.
T goes to Jaipur by Car and P goes to Ranchi. Aeroplane is being used by the persons who are going to Mumbai and Pune. The one who is travelling by Train is not going to Delhi. Q is travelling by train and R is travelling by Car. P is travelling by train.

Q11. Who among the following goes to Delhi?
(a) S
(b) R
(c) U
(d) P
(e) None of these

Q12. Which of the following pairs travels by aeroplane?
(a) S, R
(b) P, T
(c) U, R
(d) S, U
(e) None of these

Q13. Which of the following combinations is true for Q?
(a) Jaipur–Car
(b) Delhi–Car
(c) Kolkata–Train
(d) Pune–Aeroplane
(e) None of these

Q14. U travels by which of the following modes?
(a) Aeroplane
(b) Car
(c) Train
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of these

Q15. Which of the following statements is definitely true?
(a) U goes to Mumbai
(b) R travels by train
(c) S goes to Pune
(d) All are true
(e) None of these

Solution(11-15):

S11. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S12. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S13. Ans.(c)
Sol.

S14. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S15. Ans.(e)
Sol.