Statement-Conclusion

Logical Reasoning Questions based on Statement Conclusion 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.Directions : In each question below is given a statement followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then consider the two conclusions together and decide which of them logically follows beyond a reasonable doubt from the information given in the statement. Give answer:
    Statement: The cabinet government of state A took certain steps to tackle the sugarcane glut in the state as the cooperatives and government mills failed to use the available sugarcane. –A news report.
    Conclusions:
    I. The sugarcane production of state A is more than its need.
    II. Cooperatives societies and government mills in state A are not equipped in terms of resources and technology to handle such excess sugarcane.

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  • Q2.Directions : Below is given 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
    Relations between India and Sri Lanka have not just been reinforced during the visit of President Maithripala Sirisena but have also gained new direction and momentum. As Sri Lanka’s closest neighbor that has ethnic links to its most significant minority, India is a huge influence in the island nation’s political, economic, social and cultural consciousness, and its world view. The agreement on Co-operation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy is the most significant strategic element to bilateral relations. Since 2010, Sri Lanka has wanted to utilize nuclear energy in industrial applications as well as in fields such as medicine and agriculture.

    Before the visit of Sri Lankan President, the island has non-cordial trade relations with India.

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  • Q3.Directions : Below is given 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
    Relations between India and Sri Lanka have not just been reinforced during the visit of President Maithripala Sirisena but have also gained new direction and momentum. As Sri Lanka’s closest neighbor that has ethnic links to its most significant minority, India is a huge influence in the island nation’s political, economic, social and cultural consciousness, and its world view. The agreement on Co-operation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy is the most significant strategic element to bilateral relations. Since 2010, Sri Lanka has wanted to utilize nuclear energy in industrial applications as well as in fields such as medicine and agriculture.

    If India enters into Nuclear Agreement with Sri Lanka, it will improve the relationship between the two nations?

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  • Q4.Statements: In a recent survey report, it has been stated that those who undertake physical exercise for at least half an hour a day are less prone to have any heart ailments.
    Conclusions:
    I. Moderate level of physical exercise is necessary for leading a healthy life.
    II. All people who do desk-bound jobs definitely suffer from heart ailments.

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  • Q5.Statements: In Japan, the incidence of stomach cancer is very high, while that of bowel cancer is very low. But Japanese immigrate to Hawaii, this is reversed - the rate of bowel cancer increases but the rate of stomach cancer is reduced in the next generation. All this is related to nutrition - the diets of Japanese in Hawaii are different than those in Japan.
    Conclusions:
    I. The same diet as in Hawaii should be propagated in Japan also.
    II. Bowel cancer is less severe than stomach cancer.

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  • Q6.Statement: Prime age school-going children in urban India have now become avid as well as more regular viewers of television, even in households without a TV. As a result there has been an alarming decline in the extent of readership of newspapers.
    Conclusions:
    I. Method of increasing the readership of newspapers should be devised.
    II. A team of experts should be sent to other countries to study the impact of TV. on the readership of newspapers.

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  • Q7.It is necessary to remember that a move towards a cashless economy in boundary less world will eliminate the cost of printing and distributing cash. If to these expenses are added the cost of storage and maintaining the currencies in the over 60,000 ATMs, the outlay becomes prohibitive. The answer is a buoyant economy that will reduce the numbers of those who still regard cash as the only reliable legal tender.
    Which of the following can be inferred? (An inference is something which is not directly stated but can be inferred from the given facts.)

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  • Q8.Statement: After this amendment to the constitution, no child below the age of 14 years will be employed to work in any factory or mine or engaged in any other hazardous employment.
    Conclusions: I Before this amendment, children below 14 years were employed to work in factory or mine.
    II. The employers must now abide by this amendment of the constitution.

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  • Q9.Statement: Parents are prepared to pay any price for the elite education to their children.
    Conclusions: I All parents these days are very well off.
    II Parents have an obsessive passion for a perfect development of their children through school schooling.

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  • Q10.Statement: Water supply in colony X and Y of the city will be affected by about 50% on Sunday because repairing work of the main lines is to be carried out.
    Conclusions: I The residents in these colonies should economise on water on Sunday.
    II The residents in these wards should store some water on the previous day.

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