Institute of Banking Personnel Selection : Article

  • 2016-07-08

Directions (Q. No 1-5) Give answer

(a) If only conclusion 1 follows

(b) If only conclusion 2 follows

(c) If either conclusion 1 or 2 follows

(d) If Neither conclusion 1 nor follows

(e) If both conclusions 1 and 2 follow

1) Statements: No table is wood. Some woods are chairs. All chairs are stones.


1. No stone is table   2. Some stones are woods

2)Statements:  Some books are pens. Some pens are pencils. Some pencils are buttons.


1. Some buttons are pens

2. Some pencils are books

3)Statements: Some water is cold. No cold is milk. Some milk is water.


1. Some water that is cold is milk.

2. Some milk that is water is cold.

4)Statements: Some authors are teachers. No teachers is a lady.


1. Some teachers are not ladies.

2. Some ladies are teachers

5)Statements: All windows are doors. No door is a wall.


1. No windows is a wall.

2. No wall is a door.

6)Statements:All tables are boxes. Some boxes are windows.


1. Some tables are windows

2. All boxes are tables.

3. No window is table

(a) None follows       (b) Either 1 or 2 follows

(c) Either 1 or 3 follows       (d) 1 and 2 follows

(e) None of these

7)Statements: a. All fans are  rooms.

                           b. No  room is green .

                           c. Some  windows  are green.

Conclusions : I. Some  windows  are fans.

                        II. Some  windows   are rooms.

                        III. Some fans  are  green.

                        IV. No  green  is fan.

1)    Only  I  follows       2) Only   III  follows

3)Only   IV  follows     4)Only  II  and  IV  follow

5)All  follow.


8)Statements: Some doors sre windows. All chairs are tables. Some chairs are windows.


1. Some chairs are doors.

2. Some tables are window.

3. No table is a window

(a) 1 and 2 follow     (b) 2 and 3 follow

(c) Only 2 follow       (d) Either 1 or 3 follows

(e) None follows

9)Statements: All stones are poles. All poles are desks. Some desks are nets. All niets are days.


1. Some nets are stones.

2. Some desks are stones

3. Some days are desks.

(a) 1 and 2 follow     (b) 1 and 3 follow

(c) 2 and 3 follow     (d) All follow

(e) None of these

10)Statements:All books are novels. Some novels are poems. Some poems are stories. No story is a movie.


1. Some books are poems.

2. Some movies are novels.

3. No movie is a novel.

(a) Only 1 follows     (b) 1 and 2 follows

(c) Either 2 or 3 follows       (d) None follows

(e) None of these

1.b 2.d 3.d 4.a 5.e

6.c 7.3 8.c 9.c 10.c