Logical deduction - Logical Reasoning questions

Logical deduction - Logical Reasoning questions

Directions for questions 1-20: Each question has a main statement followed by four statements A, B, C & D. Choose the ordered pair of statements such that the first statement implies the second and the two statements are logically consistent with the main statement.

1) I feel happy every time I dance.

a) I didn’t dance
b) I danced
c) I felt happy
d) I didn’t feel happy

A) bc B) ad C) cb D) ac

2) Sheena wears specs whenever she reads.

a) Sheena is not reading any book.
b) Sheena is not wearing the specs.
c) Sheena is wearing specs.
d) Sheena is reading a book.

A) ac B) cd C) dc D) ca

3) Either Shilpa sings or she dances.

a) Shilpa is dancing
b) Shilpa is not dancing
c) Shilpa is singing
d) Shilpa is not singing

A) bc B) db C) ad D) cd

4) A person either lives or dies

a) A person lives
b) A person doesn’t die
c) A person dies
d) A person doesn’t live

A) ac B) bc C) dc D) cb

5) Isha gets nervous whenever she gets a test paper.

a) Isha got a test paper
b) Isha didn’t get any test paper
c) Isha didn’t get nervous
d) Isha got nervous

A) ad B) bc C) da D) bd

6) If I sing, I don’t need to take any medicine for stress

a) I sang
b) I didn’t need any medicine for stress
c) I had to take the medicine for stress
d) I didn’t sing

A) ab B) db c) cd D) Both ab & cd

ANSWER: D) Both ab & cd

7) If you visit the temple, you’ll get flowers.

a) You got flowers
b) You didn’t get flowers
c) You visited the temple
d) You didn’t visit any temple

A) ac B) ca C) db D) da

8) Whenever I see the pictures, I recollect my college memories

a) I recollected my college memories
b) I saw the pictures
c) I did not see the pictures
d) I didn’t recollect my college memories

A) ab B) ca C) dc D) None of these

9) Molly eats only if she has someone to accompany her.

a) There is no one to accompany Molly
b) Molly is not eating
c) Molly has got a company
d) Molly is eating

A) ba B) cd C) ab D) cb

10) Shelly loves chocolates.

a) Shelly’s mom gave her chocolates
b) Shelly ate all the chocolates without sharing
c) Shelly can’t control buying chocolates if she sees any chocolate shop

A) ab B) ba C) cd D) None of these

11) You’ll succeed if you work hard

a) You didn’t succeed
b) You worked hard
c) You didn’t work hard
d) You succeeded

A) ba B) ca C) dc D) ac

12) The nearest station for reaching Nariman point is Churchgate

a) George got down at Churchgate
b) George wanted to go to Nariman point
c) George was not going to Nariman point
d) George didn’t get down at Churchgate

A) ba B) ab C) cd D) db

13) The one who wishes to open up his/her own business should opt for a master’s course in management

a) Neeta passed in the final year of master’s in management course
b) Neeta wants to set up her own business
c) Neeta is not planning to set up any business currently
d) Neeta set up her own business

A) ad B) ac C) ca D) None of these

14) Seema is scared of horror movies

a) Seema saw a horror movie
b) Seema got scared
c) Seema didn’t see any horror movie
d)Seema didn’t get scared

A) ab B) dc C) cb D) ba

15) The entrance exam will contain a total of 400 questions on 50 topics this year onwards

a) Sweety is working very hard for the exams
b) Sweety is finding it very difficult to study the entire syllabus
c) Shruti is very slow at writing
d) She will not be able to complete her test paper

A) ba B) bd C) cd D) None of these

Discussion

• Logical deduction - Logical Reasoning questions -Avani Shashtri (10/30/13)
• 16) The FLIP Company made huge amount of profits as compared to the previous year

a) The employees worked very hard this year and achieved their targets on time
b) The employees were not able to achieve their target in the previous year
c) The company had suffered several losses last year
d) The company comparatively made lesser profits last year than this year

A) cb B) db C) bc D) None of these

17) Ram travels by train for going to his office

a) Ram likes travelling by train
b) There is no other way to reach his office except for train
c) Ram doesn’t like travelling by train
d) Ram doesn’t like to travel by bus

A) db B) ba C) cb D) bc

18) Shilpa is very good at handling tasks

a) Anuja is not so good at handling tasks
b) Shilpa is also handling Anuja’s tasks
c) Shilpa is currently not having any tasks to handle
d) Anuja doesn’t like handling tasks

A) ab B) cb C) db D) None of these

19) The college has organized a trip for students

a) Some students are going on this trip
b) Some students are not going on this trip
c) Some students can’t afford to spend money on this trip
d) Some students were eagerly waiting for this trip to be organized

A) da B) cb C) Both da & cb D) bc

ANSWER: C) Both da & cb

20) Anita gets wild as soon as she sees Arun

a) Anita saw Arun
b) Anita got wild
c) Anita didn’t get wild
d) Anita didn’t see Arun

A) dc B) ab C) Both dc & ab D) db