Tuesday, August 25, 2015

AMCAT Logical ability previous questions and solutions(answers)-1

Ques 1: Statement
State Government imposes a monthly tax on the salary of all the employees. The tax amount varies according to the income slab. The Central Government also imposes tax. This is against the theory of taxation.
Conclusions
I. A regular collection, irrespective of the income slab, by the Central Government is the income tax
II. The Central Government should not collect any tax on income
III. Income tax should not vary according to the income slabs
IV. Tax should be imposed only once on an individual
Option 1: if only Conclusion I follows
Option 2: if only Conclusion II follows
Option 3: if either I or II follows
Option 4: if neither I nor II follows


Ques 2 : Statement
Half of the villagers of a certain village have their own houses. One-fifth of the villagers cultivate paddy. One-third of the villagers are literate. Four-fifth of the villagers are below twenty five. Then, which one of the following is certainly true?
Option 1: I. All the villagers who have their own houses are literate
Option 2: II. Some villagers under twenty five are literate
Option 3: III. A quarter of the villages who have their own houses cultivate paddy
Option 4: IV. Half of the villagers who cultivate paddy are literate



Ques 3 : Statement:
Nobody advise motorcyclists and pillion-riders in Britain, Holland, Italy and other countries to wear helmets. It is a matter of sheer common sense and elementary prudence.
Conclusions:
I. The citizens of Britain, Holland and Italy are literate.
II. The citizens of Britain , Holland and Italy are conscious regarding their safety .
Option 1: if only conclusion I follows
Option 2: if only conclusion II follows
Option 3: if either I or II follows
Option 4: if neither I nor II follows, and
Option 5: if both I and II follow


Ques 4 : Statement:
The complaint of poor customer service is partly correct and it certainly needs be improved.
Conclusions :
I. Poor customer service can be improved.
II. The speaker knows about the poor customer service of the company .
Option 1: if only conclusion I follows
Option 2: if only conclusion II follows
Option 3: if either I or II follows
Option 4: if neither I nor II follows, and
Option 5: if both I and II follow


Ques 5 : Statement:
The main attraction of fair was the participation of mentally challenged , hearing impaired and "normal" children in the quiz, painting competition and cultural programme.
Conclusions :
I. The competition between the normal and handicapped children rarely happens.
II. These fairs are important for the betterment of handicapped children.
Option 1: if only conclusion I follows
Option 2: if only conclusion II follows
Option 3: if either I or II follows
Option 4: if neither I nor II follows, and
Option 5: if both I and II follow


Ques 6 : Statement.
National integration is necessary because there are diversities in India.
Conclusions.
1. India is a country of people with diverse cultures, different languages and different social and economic setups.
2. Ours is a disintegrated nation.
Option 1: If Conclusion I follows
Option 2: If Conclusion II follows
Option 3: If neither Conclusion I nor II follows
Option 4: If both Conclusions I and II follow


Ques 7 : Statement
Sick people need medicine.
Conclusions.
I. Healthy people do not need medicine.
II. People keep medicine in their home.
Option 1: If Conclusion I follows
Option 2: If Conclusion II follows
Option 3: If neither Conclusion I and II follows
Option 4: If both Conclusions I and II follow


Ques 8 : Statement
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
Conclusions.
I. Your life will be dull, if you don't face a problem.
II. To escape from problems, you should always have some solutions with you.
Option 1: If Conclusion I follows
Option 2: If Conclusion II follows
Option 3: If neither Conclusion I nor II follows
Option 4: If both Conclusions I and II follow

Ques 9 : Statement
India's economy is dependent mainly on forests.
Conclusions.
I. Trees should be preserved to improve the India economy.
II. India wants only maintenance of forests to improve economic conditions.
Option 1: If Conclusion I follows
Option 2: If Conclusion II follows
Option 3: If neither Conclusion I nor II follows
Option 4: If both Conclusions I and II follow


Ques 10 : Statement
This world is neither good nor evil, each man manufactures a world for himself.
Conclusions.
I. Some people find this world quite good.
II. Some people find this world quite bad.
Option 1: If Conclusion I follows
Option 2: If Conclusion II follow
Option 3: If neither Conclusion I and II follows
Option 4: If both Conclusions I and II follow