CAT 1999 Question Paper Question 117


DIRECTIONS for questions: Each question consists of five statements followed by options consisting of three statements put together in a specific order. Choose the option which indicates a valid argument, that is, where the third statement is a conclusion drawn from the preceding two statements. Example:

A. All cigarettes are hazardous to health.

B. Brand X is a cigarette.

C. Brand X is hazardous to health.

ABC is a valid option, where statement C can be concluded from statements A and B.

Question 117

A. Modern industry is technology driven.

B. BTI is a modern industry.

C. BTI is technology driven.

D. BTI may be technology driven.

E. Technology driven industry is modem.


The statements can be understood by the Venn Diagram below.

Modern industry is technology driven ( Modern industry is a subset of technology driven)

BTI is a modern industry ( BTI is a subset of modern industry)

Hence, BTI is technology driven (BTI is a subset of technology driven.)

Since this holds, the statements are implied.

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