Bank PO|Specialist Officers Exam: Reasoning (Syllogism) – Practice Set 2

Details of Question Set:  Reasoning (Syllogism) – Practice Set 2

Subject :  Reasoning     Topic: Syllogism

Useful for: PO and Officers/Specialist Officers level bank exams such as IBPS PO, SBI PO, IBPS Specialist Officers exam, IBPS RRBs Officers Exam, RBI Officers Exam. Moreover the Question Set is also useful for other exams- SSC CGL Exam (Tier-I), CSAT, MBA Entrance Exams, Officers level exam for Insurance sector etc.

Directions (Q. 1-6): In each of the questions below is given four 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 logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

1. Statements: All stones are poles.
All poles are desks.
Some desks are nets.
All nets are days.
Conclusions:
I.Some nets are stones.

II.Some desks are stones.

III.Some days are desks.

1) Only I and II follow   2) Only I and III follow
3) Only II and III follow 4) All I, II and III follow
5) None of these

2. Statements: Some months are weeks.
Some weeks are years.
All years are buses.
All buses are trains.
Conclusions:
I.Some trains are weeks.

II. Some buses are weeks.

III.Some trains are months.

1) Only I and II follow    2) Only II and III follow
3) Only I and III follow   4) All, I, II and III follow
5) None of these

3. Statements: Some stations are rails.
All rails are rivers.
All rivers are papers.
Some papers are cards.
Conclusions:
I.Some cards are stations.

II.Some rivers are stations.

III. Some cards are rivers.
1) None follows   2) Only I follows
3) Only II follows 4) Only III follows
5) Only II and III follow

4.Statements: All windows are roofs.
All roofs are glasses.
Some glasses are plates.
Some plates are carpets.
Conclusions:
I.Some plates are windows.

II. Some glasses are windows.

III. Some carpets are roofs.
1) None follows   2) Only I follows
3) Only II follows 4) Only III follows
5) Only I and II follow

5. Statements: All trees are jungles.
All jungles are houses.
All houses are buildings.
All buildings are villages.
Conclusions:
I. Some villages are houses.

II. Some buildings are jungles.

III. Some houses are trees.
1) Only I and II follow   2) Only II and III follow
3) Only I and III follow  4) All I, II and III follow
5) None of these

6. Statements: Some books are calendars.
No calendar is a paper.
All papers are pencils.
Some pencils are chairs.
Conclusions:
I.Some chairs are books.

II. No chair is a book.

III. Some pencils are calendars.
1) None follows
2) Only either I or II follows
3) Only either I or II and III follow
4) Only III follows
5) Only I follows

Answers

(1) 3       (2) 1     (3) 3     (4) 3     (5) 4     (6) 2    

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