# Cause and Effect - Logical Reasoning questions

## Cause and Effect - Logical Reasoning questions

Directions for questions 1-5: In each of the following questions, two statements are given. There may be cause and effect relationship between them. Read both the statements and mark your answers accordingly. Choose:

A) If 2 is the effect of 1
B) If 1 is the effect of 2
C) If both 1 & 2 are effects of the same cause
D) If both 1 & 2 are independent causes
E) If both 1 & 2 are effects of independent causes

1)
(1) There is tremendous increase in temperature during this summer, thereby damaging crops greatly.
(2) The prices of vegetables have increased considerably this summer.

2)
(1) There is a possibility of snowfall in Kashmir in the next 48hours.
(2) The handloom industries in Kashmir increased their production by 50%.

3)
(1) Most of the trains were cancelled due to water logging.
(2) The water level of all the tanks supplying water to the city has increased.

4)
(1) Ten new hospitals opened in Patna at the beginning of this year.
(2) There is a considerable reduction in the number of malaria cases in Patna.

5)
(1) Mihir studies in standard eighth.
(2) Mihir failed in standard eighth.

Directions for questions 6-15: Choose

A) If 1 is the immediate cause and 2 is its effect.
B) If 2 is the immediate cause and 1 is its effect.
C) If 1 is the effect but 2 is not its direct cause.
D) If 2 is the effect but 1 is not its direct cause.
E) If both 1 & 2 are effects of independent causes.

6)
(1) The date of examination in the A-Z school has been preponed.
(2) Some of the students have already started studying.

7)
(1) Ajay has become bankrupt.
(2) Ajay lost his job.

8)
(1) Mansi is suffering from severe cold.
(2) Mansi got wet in the rains.

9)
(1) Agatsya is a very good boy.
(2) He always scores the highest marks in his class.

10)
(1) There is an increasing demand of coffee in the international market.
(2) India has surpassed the value of coffee exports this year over all the earlier years.

11)
(1) The government is providing several facilities to the state of Bihar.
(2) Bihar is an under developed state.

12)
(1) Even the poor people and labourers have started sending their children to school.
(2) Education in today’s date is a must. It helps children learn, grow up, earn and handle their responsibilities wisely.

13)
(1) Aisha doubts if she’ll pass in her exams.
(2) Aisha did not prepare for her exams seriously.

14)
(1) Shah Rukh Khan is a brilliant actor.
(2) His movie has been nominated for the Oscar award.

15)
(1) Unhygienic people have more chances of falling sick.
(2) Isha is hygienic.

#### Discussion

• RE: Cause and Effect - Logical Reasoning questions -ANISHA BANIK (08/28/16)
• GOOD QUESTIONS
• Cause and Effect - Logical Reasoning questions -Avani Shashtri (10/30/13)
• Directions for questions 16-20: Choose

A) If 1 is the cause and 2 is the effect.
B) If both 1 & 2 are independent statements.
C) If 2 is the cause and 1 is the effect.
D) If both 1 and 2 are effects of the same cause.

16)
(2) A car dashed into her bike.

17)
(1) Vikram is a bright student.
(2) He helps solving doubts of his friends too.

18)
(1) Meera is a religious girl.
(2) She regularly visits the temple.

19)
(1) The candidates have been asked to contact company BARB tomorrow.
(2) The recruitment agency has recommended 19 candidates for 5 vacancies to be filled in company BARB.