# Bank PO :: PO Reasoning Test No 59

## Home Bank PO / PO Reasoning Test No 59 Questions and Answers

1 .

Direction (Q. 1-5): In each of the questions below, two statements are given followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

Statements: Some boys are educated.
Some girls are intelligent.
Conclusions: l. Many boys are not educated.
ll. All intelligents may not be girl.

if only conclusion I follows.
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
if neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
2 .

Statements: No shirt is red.
All red things are beautiful.
Conclusions: I. All shirts being beautiful is a possibility.
II. At least beautiful things are not red.

if only conclusion I follows.
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
if neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
3 .

Statements: No book is a magazine.
Some books are novels.
Conclusions: I. There is a possibility that all magazines are books.
II. Almost all novels are magazine.

if only conclusion I follows.
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
if neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
4 .

Statements: Some men are honest.
All honest are smart.
Conclusions: I. Some men are smart and honest.
Il. All those who are smart are honest.

if only conclusion I follows.
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
if neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
5 .

Statements: All fishes are whales.
No whale is small.
Conclusions: I. Fishes can never be small.
II. All small being fishes is a possibility.

if only conclusion I follows.
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or conclusion II follows.
if neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows.
6 .

Direction (Q. 6-10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.
Statement: The govt has decided against reduction of prices of petroleum products though there is a significant drop in the crude oil prices in the international market.
Assumptions:
I. The prices of crude oil in the international market may again increase in the near future.
II. Presently, the difference in the prices of petroleum products will help the govt to withstand any possible price rise in future.

if only assumption I is implicit.
if only assumption II is implicit.
if either assumption I or II is implicit.
if neither assumption I nor II is implicit.
7 .

Statement: The govt has made an appeal to all the citizens to honestly pay income tax and file returns reflecting the true income to help govt to carry out developmental activities.
Assumptions:
I. People might not pay more taxes in response to the appeal.
II. The total income tax collection may considerably increase in near future.

if only assumption I is implicit.
if only assumption II is implicit.
if either assumption I or II is implicit.
if neither assumption I nor II is implicit.
8 .

Statement: An advertisement^-"Company X launches a new model mobile with Y-series features."
Assumptions:
I. Generally, people know about Y-series features.
Il. People will appreciate the new model and its features.

if only assumption I is implicit.
if only assumption II is implicit.
if either assumption I or II is implicit.
if both assumptions I and II are implicit.
9 .

Statement: A notice board at the cash counter in a bank says— "Please come in a queue."
Assumptions:
I. Unless instructed, people will not form a queue.
II. People want to deposit cash as soon as possible by any means.

if only assumption I is implicit.
if only assumption II is implicit.
if either assumption I or II is implicit.
if both assumptions I and II are implicit.
10 .

Statement: He is one of the popular leaders of the political party 'X*.
Assumptions:
I. Some leaders of party 'X' are not as popular.
II. A political party consists of leaders and followers.

if only assumption I is implicit.
if only assumption II is implicit.
if either assumption I or II is implicit.
if neither assumption I nor II is implicit.