### SBI Associate PO 2010 Question 165

Instructions

In each of the question below are given four statements followed by four conclusions numbered I, II III and IV 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 statement disregarding commonly known facts.

Question 165

# Statements: All stones are hammers No hammer is ring Some rings are doors All doors are windows Conclusions: I.Some windows are stones II.Some windows are rings III.No windows is stone IV.Some rings are stones

Solution

The data can bre intrepreted in Venn diagram form as:

I.Some windows are stones.

II.Some windows are rings. This is correct conclusion as evident from the Venn diagram.

III.No windows is stone. This conclusion along with I forms a universal set. Either of them will be true.

IV.Some rings are stones. This is again an incorrect conclusion as evident from Venn diagram.

Either I or III are correct.