# AMCAT Syllogism Questions with Answers 3

## Logical syllogism A : 3

 Question 1
```The question is followed by two arguments numbered I and II.
You have to decide which of the arguments is a strong argument
and which is a weak argument.

Statement:
Should India stop all the space exploration programmes ?

Arguments :
I. Yes, huge expenditure is required for the development of such
projects.
II. No, they are help in development, weather forecast , communication ,
and prediction of cyclones etc.```
 A Only argument I is strong. B Only argument II is strong. C Either I or II is strong. D Neither I nor II is strong. E Both I and II are strong
Question 1 Explanation:
space exploration programmes in development, weather forecast , communication , and prediction of cyclones etc.
 Question 2
```The question is followed by two arguments numbered I and II.
You have to decide which of the arguments is a strong argument
and which is a weak argument.

Statement:
Should the price of all the petroleum products be fixed by the
oil companied depending on the market trends.

Arguments :I. Yes, this is the way to make the oil companies
commercially viable.
II. No, this will cause lots of hardships to the people and will
affect the other commodities in the market.```
 A Only argument I is strong. B Only argument II is strong C Either I or II is strong. D Neither I nor II is stro E Both I and II are strong.
Question 2 Explanation:
reducing prices of the petroleum products will cause lots of hardships to the people.
 Question 3
```The question is followed by two arguments numbered I and II.
You have to decide which of the arguments is a strong argument
and which is a weak argument.

Statement: Reducing the term for the Lok Sabha to four years
would help us in positive aspects?

Arguments :I. No, it would bring more burden on the national
exchequer as elections will be frequent.
II. Yes, the voters will become more curious about the political
leaders.```
 A Only argument I is strong. B Only argument II is strong C Either I or II is strong. D Neither I nor II is strong. E Both I and II are strong.
Question 3 Explanation:
reducing the term will need to have frequent election which will bring burden. Statement I is implicit.
 Question 4
```The question contains a statement followed by two Assumptions I
and II. Find out which assumption(s) is implicit.

Statements: Science is gives us information which is reliable
with the help of the elaborate techniques of verification and
thus it has capacity to survive centuries. So science should be
read with as much interest as we read news as it is the sort of
new agency comparable in principle to other news agencies

Assumptions :
I. Science inspires investigation
II. People are only attracted to their interest```
 A Only assumption I is implicit B Only assumption II is implicit C Both assumption I and II are implicit. D Neither assumption I or II is implicit
Question 4 Explanation:
science helps in dealing with everything. Also people read areas of their interest
 Question 5
```The passage is followed by two inferences which may or may not
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.

Statements:
A recent survey report says that people are less prone to have
any heart ailments if they do exercise for half an hour a day.

Inferences:
I. For leading a healthy life moderate level of physical exercise
is necessary.
II. All people who are bound to do office jobs are more prone to
heart ailments.```
 A Only inference II follow. B Only inference II follow. C Both inferences I and II follow D Neither inference I nor II follows.
Question 5 Explanation:
exercise is necessary for a healthy life
 Question 6
```The passage is followed by two inferences which may or may not
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.

Statements : An serious accident occurs on the most busiest
roads of the cities where a person was run down by the car and
the most surprising was when the culprit ran away.

Inferences:
I. The accident that occurred was critical.
II. Several accidents have so far taken place because of the
unconsciousness of the people.```
 A Inference I follows. B Only inference II follow. C Both inferences I and II follow D Neither inference I nor II follows.
Question 6 Explanation:
accident that took place was a serious one and unconsciousness of the people is the reason behind this.
 Question 7
```The question contains a statement followed by two Assumptions I
and II. Find out which assumption(s) is implicit.

Statements: â€œManaging Director order the Supervisor to engage
more people on jobs to avoid any further delay in the product
delivery.

Assumptions:
I. Delay is not just allow in some areas.
II. Increasing number of workers on the job will eventually
increase the output.```
 A Only assumption I is implicit B Only assumption II is implicit C Both assumption I and II are implicit D Neither assumption I nor II is implicit
Question 7 Explanation:
You cannot delay work at some places. Increased in worker will increase the output
 Question 8
```The question contains a statement followed by two Assumptions I
and II. Find out which assumption(s) is implicit.

Statements: Nine children of the country received bravery award
for their tremendous skills by the President.

Assumptions:
I. only nine children are awarded by the president every year.
II. An evening before the award ceremony is being arranged as
the party for the children.```
 A Only assumption I is implicit B Only assumption II is implicit C Both assumption I and II are implicit D Neither assumption I nor II is implicit
Question 8 Explanation:
No president can award more then 9 children so I statement does not follows. No information about he party was given.
 Question 9
```The question contains a statement followed by two Assumptions I
and II. Find out which assumption(s) is implicit.

Statements: The effective measures have been taken by the government
to reduce the army employed at the Indo-Pak border.

Assumptions:
I. The healthy equation is developing between India and Pakistan.
II. Troops are placed at the Indo-Pak border.```
 A Only assumption I is implicit B Only assumption II is implicit C Both assumption I and II are implicit D Neither assumption I nor II is implicit
Question 9 Explanation:
India and Pak are improving between their relationship and troops are being placed at the border. Both the statement follows
 Question 10
```The question contains a statement followed by two Assumptions I
and II. Find out which assumption(s) is implicit.

Statements: Richa told to Anita they had enjoyed their summer
vacation at Paris.

Assumptions:
I. Richa had spend her summer holidays at paris.
II. She was with her family during the visit.```
 A Only assumption I is implicit B Only assumption II is implicit C Both assumption I and II are implicit D Neither assumption I nor II is implicit
Question 10 Explanation:
Richa went to paris with her family. Both follows.
There are 10 questions to complete.