Reasoning :: Syllogism Problems And Answers


(Q. 1 - 5) : In each of the questions below are given two or more 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 a 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:
      No giraffe is a leopard
      All leopards are kangaroos
      All kangaroos are wolfs
     Conclusions:
     I. All kangaroos can never be giraffes
     II. All giraffes are definitely wolfs.

A. If only conclusion I follows. B. If only conclusion II follows.
C. If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows. D. If both conclusions I and II follows.

2. Statements:
      Some fruits are mangos.
      All mangos are guavas.
      No guava is a banana.
      Conclusions:
      I. All guavas are fruits.
      II. Some guavas are fruits

A. If only conclusion I follows. B. If only conclusion II follows.
C. If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows. D. If both conclusions I and II follows.

3. Statements:
     All locks are keys.
     Some keys are pockets.
     Conclusions:
     I. No pocket is lock.
     II. At least some pockets are keys.

A. If only conclusion I follows. B. If only conclusion II follows.
C. If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows. D. If both conclusions I and II follows.

4. Statements:
     No books is a pen.
     All pens are pencils
     All pencils are erasers.
     Conclusions:
     I. All pens are erasers.
     II. At least some erasers are pencils.

A. If only conclusion I follows. B. If only conclusion II follows.
C. If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows. D. If both conclusions I and II follows.

5. Statements:
      Some fruits are mangos.
      All mangos are guavas.
      No guava is a banana.
      Conclusions:
      I. All fruits are bananas.
      II. No mango is a banana.

A. If only conclusion I follows. B. If only conclusion II follows.
C. If either conclusion I or conclusion II follows. D. If both conclusions I and II follows.



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