Statement-Assumption

Logical Reasoning Questions based on Statement-Assumption can be tried upon in this question and answers. Attempt all of them to know if you understand it's basic concept.This section is very useful for those who are preparing for competitive exams such as Written test of Bank Exams, CAT Exams, Railway Exams, SSC, UPSC,Banking,Insurance, Defence and many more.

• Q1.Statement: The Delhi transport corporation has introduced air conditioned buses on various routes to attract people travelling to their work places by car and hence reduce congestion on the roads.
Assumptions:
I. Majority of the people may still prefer to travel to their work places in their own cars.
II. Many people may now opt for these buses for travelling to their work places

• Q2.Statement: “Buy three shirts of XYZ brand at the price of two shirts only” from the store before the end of this week” – An advertisement.
Assumptions:
I. Many people will visit the store to get the benefit of offer.
II. Customers may go to some other store if the offer is not given.
III. Offers are the best way to attract customers.
Choose the answer from the options given below:

• Q3.In the following question a statement is given which is followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. Consider the statement and decide which of the given assumptions is implicit.
Statement: Satya’s mother instructed him to return home by train if it rains heavily.
Assumptions:
I. Satya may not be able to decide himself if it rains heavily.
II. The trains may ply even if it rains heavily.

• Q4.Statement: The local hospital put up a notice board at the main entrance stating that the hospital will carry out free check up for detecting cancer for the people of locality.
Assumptions:
I. Large number of people living in the locality may avail the free check up facility offered by the hospital.
II. Hospital staff deployed for the purpose may be able to cope up with the rush of people for check up.
Choose the answer from the options given below:

• Q5.Statement: “The Company should promote their employees on the basis of performance alone and not on the basis of length of service of an employee in that particular company”.
Assumptions:
I. The seniority of a person in a company is not a parameter to measure the performance of an employee.
II. Measuring the merit of the employees of the company is possible.
Choose the answer from the options given below:

• Q6.Directions : In the following question a statement is given which is followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. Consider the statement and decide which of the given assumptions is implicit.
Statement: Subsidized food through Public distribution system should be given to rural people in India.
Assumptions:
I. There are many rural people in India who needs basic needs support.
II. The government has sufficient funds to provide food to all rural people.

• Q7.In the following question a statement is given which is followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. Consider the statement and decide which of the given assumptions is implicit.
Statement: Unemployment allowance should be given to all unemployed Indian youth above 18 years of age.
Assumptions:
I. There are unemployed youth in India who needs monetary support.
II. The government has sufficient funds to provide allowance to all unemployed youth.

• Q8.Given Below is a passage followed by several possible inferences which can be drawn from the facts stated in the passage. You have to examine each inference separately in the context of the passage and decide upon its degree of truth or falsity
Three airlines Indigo, Go Air and Air India operate on the Delhi-Bangalore route. To increase the number of seats sold, Air India reduced its fares and this way emulated by Indigo and Go Air immediately. The general belief was that the volume of air travel between Delhi and Bangalore would increase as a result.
Air India, Indigo and Go Air are the top three companies of Airlines Industry in India on the basis of their annual revenue generation.

• Q9.Read the following statements and decide which assumptions can be logically deduced from the passage and select your answers accordingly given below:
Statement: I can drive fast to airport especially for you but then you must pay me double the normal taxi fare.
Assumptions:
I. Normally, it will take more time to travel to airport.
II. People getting late want to reach airport according to their time and convenience but will not pay extra money for it.
Choose the answer from the options given below: