SYLLOGISM 2

DIRECTIONS Q. 1 to Q.10:In each of the questions below are given few statements are given followed by few Conclusions. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from 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.

1.Statements:

All booklets are packets.

All packets are bottles.

Some bottles are cans.

Some cans are pitchers.

Conclusions:

I.Some pitchers are bottles.

II.Some cans are packets.

III.Some bottles are booklets.

A.None follows

B.Only I follows

C.Only II follows

D.Only III follows

E.Only II and III follow

2.Statements:

Some ropes are walls.

Some walls are sticks.

All sticks are chairs.

All chairs are tables.

Conclusions:

I.Some tables are walls.

II.Some chairs are ropes.

III.Some sticks are ropes.

A.None follows

B.Only I follows

C.Only II follows

D.Only III follows

E.Only II and III follow

3.Statements:

Some rivers are jungles.

Some jungles are horses.

Some horses are tents.

Some tents are buildings.

Conclusions:

I.Some buildings are horses.

II.Some tents are jungles.

III.Some horses are rivers.

A.None follows

B.Only I follows

C.Only II follows

D.Only  III follows

E.Only I and II follow

4.Statements:

Some pens are knives.

All knives are pins.

Some pins are needles.

All needles are chains.

Conclusions:

I.Some chains are pins.

II.Some needles are knives.

III.Some pins are pens.

A.Only I follows

B.Only II follows

C.Only III follows

D.Only II and III follow

E.None of these

5.Statements:

All fields are ponds.

No ponds is tree.

Some trees are huts.

All huts are goats.

Conclusions:

I.Some goats are fields

II.No goat is field

III.Some goats are trees.

A.Only I follows

B.Only II follows

C.Only III follows

D.Only either I or II follows

E.Only either I or II and III follow

6.Statements:

Some doctors are treatments.

All treatments are Indians.

Some Indians are stars.

Conclusions:

I.Some treatments are Indians.

II.Some doctors are Indians.

III.Some doctors are stars.

IV.Some doctors are not stars.

A.I, II and III follow

B.I, II and IV follow

C.II and III follow

D.I, II and either III or IV follow

E.None of these

7.Statements:

Some docks are treats.

All treats are Indians.

Some Indians are stars.

Conclusions:

I.Some treats are Indians.

II.Some docks are Indians.

III.Some docks are stars.

IV.Some docks are not stars.

A.I, II and III follow

B.I, II and IV follow

C.II and III follow

D.I, II and either III or IV follow

E.None of these

8.Statements:

Some bunkers are arms.

No gun is a dagger.

All arms are daggers.

Conclusions:

I.No arm is a gun.

II.Some bunkers are not guns.

III.Some daggers are bunkers.

IV.Some daggers ate not bunkers.

A.I and II follow

B.I, II and III follow

C.Either III or IV follow

D.I, II and either III or IV follow

E.None of these

9.Statements:

All bulbs are radios.

All radios are fans.

No fans are tables.

Conclusions:

I.Some fans are bulbs.

II.No table is a bulb.

III.Some radios are bulbs.

IV.Some tables are radios.

A.I, II and III follow

B.II, III and IV follow

C.Only I and II follow

D.Only I and III follow

E.None of these

10.Statements:

Some charts are dart.

All dart are carts.

Some carts are rigid.

Conclusions:

I.Some charts are carts.

II.Some carts are dart.

III.Some dart are rigid.

IV.Some rigid are charts.

A.Only I and III follow

B.Only II and III follow

C.I and II follow

D.I, III and IV follow

E.None of these

ANSWERS

  1. (D)
  2. (B)
  3. (A)
  4. (E)
  5. (E)
  6. (D)
  7. (D)
  8. (B)
  9. (A)
  10. (C)