## 14 December 2015

### Bank Clerks Reasoning - Statements and Conclusions Type Questions

Directions (Q.1-5): In each of the questions below are given three
statements followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III. You
have to take the given statements to be true even if they seems to be
at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and
then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the
given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

1. Statements: Some carrots are brinjals.
Some brinjals are apples.
All apples are bananas.
Conclusions: I. Some apples are carrots.
II. Some bananas are brinjals.
III. Some bananas are carrots.
1) Only I follows 2) Only II follows
3) Only III follows
4) Only either II or III follows
5) None of these

2. Statements: All keys are locks.
All locks are bangles.
All bangles are cars.
Conclusions: I. Some cars are locks.
II. Some bangles are keys.
III. Some cars are keys.
1) Only I follows
2) Only I and II follow
3) Only I and III follow
4) Only II and III follow
5) All I, II and III follow

3. Statements: All fruits are leaves.
Some leaves are trees.
No tree is a house.
Conclusions: I. Some houses are fruits.
II. Some trees are fruits.
III. No house is a fruit.
1) Only I follows 2) Only II follows
3) Only III follows
4) Only either I or III follows
5) None follows

4. Statements: All tables are mirrors.
Some mirrors are chairs.
All chairs are glasses.
Conclusions: I. Some glasses are mirrors.
II. Some chairs are tables.
III. Some mirrors are tables.
1) Only I and II follow
2) Only II and III follow
3) Only I and III follow
4) All I, II and III follow
5) None of these

5. Statements: All calculators are boxes.
All boxes are taps.
Some taps are machines.
Conclusions: I. Some machines are boxes.
II. Some taps are calculators.
III. Some boxes are calculators.
1) Only I and II follow
2) Only I and III follow
3) Only II and III follow
4) All I, II and III follow
5) None of these

Answers: 1-2; 2-5; 3-4; 4-3; 5-3.

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