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: “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.
Q2. Direction: In each of the following examples 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: “You must learn to refer to dictionary if you want to become a good writer.”- Ashok advises to Brijesh. Assumptions: I. Only writers refer to the dictionary. II. All writers, good or bad, refer to the dictionary.
Q3. Direction: In each of the following examples 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. Give your answer as:
Q4.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:
Q5.Statement:A Shoe manufacturing company has recently announced a series of incentives to the employees who are punctual and sincere.Assumptions:I. The productivity of the company may increase.II. Those who are not punctual at present may get motivated by the announcement.III. The profit earned by the company may be more than the amount to be spent for the incentive programmes.
Q6.Statement:“If you are a civil engineer, we want you as our contractor.”- An advertisement by Construction Company ABC.Assumptions:I. Civil engineers are expected to be better performers by a Construction Company ABC.II. The Company ABC needs contractors.III. Civil engineers may get attracted and apply to Company ABC.
Direction: In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered land II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.
Statement: The largest computer manufacturing company slashed the prices of most of the desktop models by about 15 per cent with immediate effect.
Assumptions: I. The company may incur heavy losses due to reduction in prices of the desktop.
II. The sales of desktop manufactured by the company may increase substantially in the near future.