Wednesday, August 26, 2015

AMCAT Logical ability previous questions and solutions(answers)-17

Ques 1 : Each question given below has a statement followed by two course of action Numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement follow up or further action in regard to the problem, policy, etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the two suggested courses of action logically follow for pursuing.
Statement
Financial stringency prevented the State Government from paying salaries to its employees for the last three months.
Courses Of Action.
I. The State Government should reduce wasteful expenditure and arrange to pay the salaries of its employees.
II. The State Government should immediately curtail the staff strength.

Option 1 : if only I follows
Option 2 : if only II follows
Option 3 : if either I or II follows
Option 4 : if neither I nor II follows

Ques 2 : Each question given below has a statement followed by two course of action Numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement follow up or further action in regard to the problem, policy, etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the two suggested courses of action logically follow for pursuing.
Statement
The sales of ball-point pens manufactured by company Lixus have gone down considerably ever since the same company introduced a gel-ink pen in the market.
Courses of Action.
I. Ball-point pens should not be manufactured by Lixus any more.
II. Lixus should immediately withdraw all gel-ink pens from the market so as to force people to buy ball-point pens.

Option 1 : if only I follows
Option 2 : if only II follows
Option 3 : if either i or II follows
Option 4 : if neither I nor II follows

Ques 3 : Each question contains one statement and two Courses of Action I and II. Assuming the statement to be true, decide which of the two courses of action most logically follows.

Statement
School dropout rate is very high in the rural areas as children support their parents in income earning activities.
Courses of Action
I. Public awareness programmer on primary education should be expanded immediately to educate parents.
II. Compensation is not a remedy.

Option 1 : if only I follows
Option 2 : if only II follows
Option 3 : if either i or II follows
Option 4 : if either i or II follows

Ques 4 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.

Statement:
Have fun this new year eve, but not at others cost.----Delhi Police
Assumptions:
I. Generally, people celebrate new year's party on others expenses.
II. people will enjoy the new year eve with a bang.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 5 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.

Statement:
Reckless partying can lead to health problems and you may reach a hospital straight from the discotheque.
Assumptions:
I. Heavy drinking is the main reason of the health problems.
II. Sometimes dancing may lead to health problems.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 6 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Live a full life. Don't drink and drive.---Delhi Traffic Police in its ad.
Assumptions:
I. Driving after drinking may cause accidents.
II. Some people generally drive after drinking.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 7 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Mother tongue is undoubtedly the most facile language for children to learn in their early part of schooling.
Assumptions:
I. Learning other language will give extra stress on the mind of early school children.
II. After maturing students can learn in other languages also.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.


Ques 8 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Success and failure are part of every individual's life and career.
Assumptions:
I. The speaker has an idea about the life of average people.
II. The statement will boost up those who have failed in life.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 125 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.

Statement:
"In every community where we sell our brands, we must remember we do not do business in markets ; we do business in societies."----A marketer
Assumptions:
I. Shops and markets are of no use in selling a brand.
II. The understanding of social behavior is a must for the marketers.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.


Ques 9 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Consumers are often deceived by terms like "goods once sold will not be taken back" or the goods are transported at"owner's risk"
Assumptions:
I. Bearing in mind these phrases , consumers are reluctant to seek compensation.
II. Such phrases do not provide a blanket exemption for the seller or the transporter.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 10 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Some days you settle down peacefully with your morning coffee. Then you open the papers and the adrenaline picks in.
Assumptions:
I. Coffee and papers are an integral part of the common man's life.
II. On same days the paper carry sensational news.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.