High Level Reasoning Quiz – Syllogisms – Set 3



Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is a syllogism quiz set for upcoming bank exams.

In each of the questions below are given four statements
followed by three conclusions numbered I,
II and III. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they
seem to be at variance from 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:
All petals are flowers.
Some flowers are buds.
Some buds are leaves.
All leaves are plants.
Conclusions:
I. Some petals
are not buds.
II. Some flowers
are plants.
III. No flower is
plant.
(a) Only I follows
(b) Either II or III follows
(c) I and II follow
(d) Only III follows
(e) None of the above
2. Statements:
Some pens are keys.
Some keys are locks.
All locks are cards.
No card is paper.
Conclusions:
I. No lock is
paper.
II. Some cards
are keys.
III. Some keys
are not paper.
(a) I and II follow
(b) Only I follows
(c) Only II follows
(d) All follow
(e) None follows
3. Statements:
Some pearls are gems.
All gems are diamonds.
No diamond is stone.
Some stones are corals.
Conclusions:
I. Some stones
are pearls.
II. Some corals
being diamond is a possibility.
III. No stone is
pearl.
(a) Only I follows
(b) Only II follows
(c) Either I or III follows
(d) I and II follow
(e) None of these
4. Statements:
Some apartments are flats.
Some flats are buildings.
All buildings are bungalows.
All bungalows are gardens.
Conclusions:
I. All apartments
being building is a possibility
II. All bungalows
are not buildings.
III. No flat is
garden.
(a) None follows
(b) Only I follows
(c) Either I or III follows
(d) II and III follow
(e) Only II follows
5. Statements:
All chairs are tables.
All tables are bottles.
Some bottles are jars.
No jar is bucket.
Conclusions:
I. Some tables
being jar is a possibility.
II. Some bottles
are chairs.
III. Some bottles
are not bucket.
(a) Only I follows
(b) I and II follow
(c) All follow
(d) Only II follows
(e) None of these





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