# Recent questions tagged statements-conclusions

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Nutritionists have recommended that people eat more fiber. Advertisements for a new fiber-supplement pill state only that it contains $44$ percent fiber. The advertising claim is misleading in its selection of information on which to focus if which one of the following is true? ... pills every day. The recommended daily intake of fiber is $20$ to $30$ grams, and the pill contains one-third gram.
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Saurabh: Airlines have made it possible for anyone to travel around the world in much less time than was formerly possible. Monica: That is not true. Many flights are too expensive for all but the rich. Monica's response shows that she interprets Saurabh's ... routes serviced by airlines most forms of world travel are not affordable for most people anyone can afford to travel long distances by air
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After establishment of industrial estate $5$ years ago at village $'D'$ the economic condition of its villages has improved considerably. Which of the following, if true, contradicts the statement? A branch of a bank has opened at village $'D'$ during last three years. ... have come up in village $'D'$. Money lenders and the branches of banks report demand for second loan to return earlier loan.
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A supplement of Vitamin $A$ and Zinc may boost children's resistance to Malaria (observation from one experiment conducted last year in a village $'X'$). Which of the following, if true, would weaken the statement? No adult in village $'X'$ has fallen sick because of ... being duplicated in other nearby cities adjacent to village $'X'$. Vitamin $A$ and Zinc are readily available in village $'X'$.
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A supplement of Vitamin A and Zinc may boost children's resistance to Malaria (observation from one experiment conducted in a village'X'). Which of the following, if true, would weaken the statement? No adult in village X' has fallen sick because of ... in other nearby cities adjacent to village X'. Village adjacent to X' have reported substantial cases of Malaria affecting mostly children.
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There is a short passage given below. Read the passage and answer the question that follows it. Violation of an Apartment Lease happens when a tenant does something prohibited by the legally binding document that she has signed with a landlord. Which situation below ... thinks that her landlord is neglecting the building in which she rents an apartment. She calls her attorney to ask for advice.
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Applying for Seasonal Employment occurs when a person requests to be considered for a job that is dependent on a particular season or time of year. Which situation below is the best example of Applying for Seasonal Employment? The Ski instructors at Top of the Peak Ski ... position that was advertised in the newspaper Doug's ice cream shop stays open until $11$ p.m. during the summer months
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Statement: Should all the drugs patented and manufactured in Western countries be first tried out on sample basis before giving license for sale to general public in India? Arguments: Yes. Many such drugs required different doses and duration for Indian population and hence it is ... following: Only argument I is strong Only argument II is strong Either I or II is strong Neither I nor II is strong
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Twenty four people are part of three committees which are to look at research, teaching, and administration respectively. No two committees have any member in common. No two committees are of the same size. Each committee has three types of people: bureaucrats ... administration committee, and $20\%$ are in the teaching committee. What is the number of bureaucrats in the administration committee?
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Twenty four people are part of three committees which are to look at research, teaching, and administration respectively. No two committees have any member in common. No two committees are of the same size. Each committee has three types of people: bureaucrats, ... administration committee, and $20\%$ are in the teaching committee. What is the number of educationalists in the research committee?
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Twenty four people are part of three committees which are to look at research, teaching, and administration respectively. No two committees have any member in common. No two committees are of the same size. Each committee has three types of people: bureaucrats, ... is equal to the number of educationalists. The size of the research committee is less than the size of the teaching committee.
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Twenty four people are part of three committees which are to look at research, teaching, and administration respectively. No two committees have any member in common. No two committees are of the same size. Each committee has three types of people: bureaucrats, ... . The total number of bureaucrats in the three committees. The size of the research committee. The size of the teaching committee.
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The following question presents four statements, of which three, when placed in appropriate order, would form a contextually complete paragraph. Pick the statements that is not part of the context But as access to other texts is enjoyed more widely, some of the dominance ... form or another are used and as long as they are issued or approved by the state, they will remain a political issue.
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Read the following directions carefully and answer the question. You should tick If any one of the statements alone is sufficient to answer the question If both statements individually are sufficient to answer the question If both statements together are required to answer the question If ... is the position of book $4$? Second book has been put in third rack Third book has been put in second rack
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Statements : 1. All chairs laugh. 2. Some birds Laugh Conclusions : 1. All Chairs are birds 2. Some birds are chairs 3. Those who do not laugh are not chairs 4. Some birds do not laugh a. 2 follows b. 1 follows c. 2,4 follows d. 4 follows e. none follows
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Statements : 1. Most clocks are fans 2. Some fans are walls Conclusions: 1. Some walls are fans 2. Some clocks are walls
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Statements : 1. All bottles are marbles 2. All glasses are marbles Conclusions: 1. All glasses are bottles 2. Some marbles are not glasses a.Only Conclusion 1 follows b.Only Conclusion 2 follows c.Either Conclusion 1 or 2 follows d. Niether 1 or 2 follows
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Answer below questions based on the following information: Elle is three times older than Yogesh. Zaheer is half the age of Wahida. Yogesh is older than Zaheer. Which of the following information will be sufficient to estimate Elle's age? Zaheer is $10$ years old. Both Yogesh and Wahida are older than Zaheer by the same number of years. Both A and B above None of the above
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Answer below questions based on the following information: Elle is three times older than Yogesh. Zaheer is half the age of Wahida. Yogesh is older than Zaheer. Which of the following can be inferred? Yogesh is older than Wahida. Elle is older than Wahida. Elle may be younger than Wahida. None of the above
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In each question below are two statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically commonly follows ... Some cities are towns. Some villages are cities. Conclusions : I. Atleast some villages are towns. II. No village is a town
In the following questions, the symbols ©, δ , ... δ R Conclusions : I. B $T II. R$ D 5. Statements : M % N N * A A $B Conclusions : I. B * N II. A$ M