# SYLLOGISM-1

Directions (Qs. 1 - 10): In these questions there are three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the three given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly Known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

1. Statements: All Shirts are Clothes Some Clothes are Fibres No Fibre is Metal

Conclusions:

I. Some Clothes are definitely not Metals

II. At least some Metals are Clothes

A) Neither conclusion I nor II follows

B) Only conclusion I follows

C) Either conclusion I or II follows

D) Only conclusion II follows

E) Both conclusions I and II follow

Explanation:

Here, no relation should exist between fibres and there is relation between clothes and fibres.

So some clothes are definitely not metal.

Hence conclusion I follows.

Ans: B

2. Statements: Some Chairs are Tables

No Table is Book

No Chair is Portrait

Conclusions:

I. No Table is Portrait

II. At least some Tables are Chairs

A) Either conclusion I or II follows

B) Both conclusions I and II follow

C) Neither conclusion I nor II follows

D) Only conclusion II follows

E) Only conclusion I follows

Explanation:

Any restriction is not between tables and portrait.

So there is a possibility of portrait are tables hence conclusion I not follows Some tables are chairs from diagram.

Hence conclusion II follows

Ans: D

3. Statements: Only a few Bikes are Bicycles

No Bicycle is Car

All Cars are Trains

Conclusions:

I. Some Bikes are not Trains.

II. All Trains are Bikes is a possibility.

A) Only conclusion II follows

B) Only conclusion I follows

C) Either conclusion I or II follows

D) Both conclusions I and II follow

E) Neither conclusion I nor II follows

Explanation:

There is no restriction exist between trains and bikes. So there is possibility of some bikes are trains hence conclusion I not follows. There is a possibility of all trains are bikes. Hence conclusion II follows.

Ans: A

4. Statements: A few Cabs are Trucks

All Trucks are Whites

Only a few Whites are Tractors

Conclusions:

I. Some Cabs are Tractors is a possibility.

II. Some Trucks are Tractors is a possibility.

A) Either conclusion I or II follows

B) Both conclusions I and II follow

C) Neither conclusion I nor II follows

D) Only conclusion II follows

E) Only conclusion I follows

Explanation:

There is a possibility of some cabs are tractors and there is a possibility of some trucks are tractors.

So both conclusion I and II follows.

Ans: B

5. Statements: No Kite is Key

Only a few Keys are Kettles

Only a few Kettles are Kiwis

Conclusions: I. Some Kiwi are Kites.

II. No Kettle is Kite.

A) Either conclusion I or II follows

B) Both conclusions I and II follow

C) Neither conclusion I nor II follows

D) Only conclusion II follows

E) Only conclusion I follows

Explanation:

No relation between kiwis and kite.

So conclusion I not follows.

There is no restriction between kettle and kite there may be a possibility of some kites are kettles.

Hence conclusion II not follows.

Ans: C

6. Statements: Only a few Bags are Bats

No Bat is Bottle

All Bottles are Benches

Conclusions: I. No Bag is Bottle.

II. All Bags are Bottles.

A) Both conclusions I and II follow

B) Neither conclusion I nor II follows

C) Only conclusion II follows

D) Only conclusion I follows

E) Either conclusion I or II follows

Explanation:

There is no restriction exist between bag and bottle. So conclusion I not follows. There is a restriction between bats and bottle. So there is no possibility of all bags are bottles.

Hence conclusion II not follows.

Ans: B

7. Statements: All Phones are Laptops

Some laptops are Computers

No computer is Keyboard

Conclusions:

I. All Phones are Keyboards is a possibility.

II. No Computer is Phone.

A) Either conclusion I or II follows

B) Only conclusion I follow

C) Neither conclusion I nor II follows

D) Both conclusions I and II follow

E) Only conclusion II follows

Explanation:

There is a possibility of all phones are keyboards.

So conclusion I follows.

There is no restriction exists between computer and phone.

So conclusion II not follows.

Ans: B

8. Statements: Only a few Toys are Tigers

Some Tigers are Trees

All Toys are Teddies

Conclusions: I. All Teddies can be Tigers.

II. Some Toys are not Tigers.

A) Neither conclusion I nor II follows

B) Both conclusions I and II follow

C) Only conclusion II follows

D) Either conclusion I or II follows

E) Only conclusion I follows

Explanation:

From diagram, we can say that some toys are not tigers so all teddies can't be tigers. So conclusion I not follow and conclusion II follows.

Ans: C

9. Statements:

Only a few Facebook are Instagram

Conclusions: I. All Whatsapp are Instagram

A) Only Conclusion I follows

B) Only Conclusion II follows

C) Either Conclusion I or II follows

D) Neither Conclusion I nor II follows

E) Both Conclusions I and II follow

Explanation:

No direct relation exists between Whatsapp and Instagram. So we can't say all Whatspps are Instagram. Hence conclusion I not follows. There is no restriction exist between Facebook and Twitter. Hence conclusion II not follows

Ans: B

10. Statements: Only a few Gold is Ring

Some Ring is White

All White is Stone

Conclusions: I. Some Stone is not Gold

II. All Gold can be White

A) Only Conclusion I follows

B) Only Conclusion II follows

C) Either Conclusion I or II follows

D) Neither Conclusion I nor II follows

E) Both Conclusions I and II follow

Explanation:

There is no restriction between stone and gold, there is a possibility of all stone is gold.

Hence conclusion I not follows. There is a possibility of all gold can be white.

So conclusion II follows

Ans: B

Posted Date : 16-09-2023

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