Instructions

In each question below are three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the three given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the three statements disregarding commonly known facts.

Give answer (A) if only conclusion I follows.
Give answer (B) if only conclusion II follows.
Give answer (C) if either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
Give answer (D) if neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
Give answer (E) if both conclusions I and II follow.

Question 172

# Statements : Some files are papers. Some papers are books. All books are journals.Conclusions : I. Some papers are journals.II. Some files are journals.

Solution

The venn diagram for above statements is :

Conclusions :

I. Some papers are journals = true
II. Some files are journals = may or may not be true

Thus, only conclusion I follows.

=> Ans - (A)