Instructions

In the following questions, the symbols @, S. %, @ and # are used with the following meaning as illustrated below :

`P @ Q’ means ‘P is neither greater than nor equal to Q’
‘P $Q’ means ‘P is not smaller than Q’ ‘P # Q’ means ‘P is neither smaller than nor greater than Q’ ‘P © Q’ means ‘P is not greater than Q’ ‘P % Q’ means ‘P is neither smaller than nor equal to Q’ Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two conclusions I and Il given below them is/ are definitely true? Give answer a:if only Conclusion I is true. Give answer b: if only Conclusion II is true. Give answer c: if either Conclusion I or II is true. Give answer d: if neither Conclusion I nor II is true. Give answer e: if both Conclusions I and II are true. Question 178 # Statements :V$ D, D © R, R % FConclusions :I. R % VII. V @ F

Solution

Statements : V $$\geq$$ D ; D $$\leq$$ R ; R > F

Conclusions :

I. R % V : $$R>V$$ = false

II. V @ F : $$V<F$$ = false

Thus, neither Conclusion I nor II is true.

=> Ans - (D)