Institute of Banking Personnel Selection : Article

SYLLOGISM
  • 2016-07-08
SYLLOGISM
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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.

Conclusions:

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

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

Conclusions:

1. Some buttons are pens

2. Some pencils are books

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

Conclusions:

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.

Conclusions:

1. Some teachers are not ladies.

2. Some ladies are teachers

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

Conclusions:

1. No windows is a wall.

2. No wall is a door.

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

Conclusions:

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.

Conclusions:

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.

Conclusions:

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.

Conclusions:

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


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