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1.

Direction (Q. 1 - 5) : In each question below are two statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two given 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: All cats are dogs.
Some dogs are pets.
No pet is black.
Conclusions: I At least some cats are pets.
II Some dogs may be black.

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

2.

Statements: All cats are dogs.
Some dogs are pets.
No pet is black.
Conclusions: I Some pets being cats is a possibility.
II No cat is black.

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

3.

Statements: Some books are pencils.
No pencil is a pen.
Some pens are copies.
Conclusions: I At least some books are not pens.
II No pencil is a copy.

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

4.

Statements: Some books are pencils.
No pencil is a pen.
Some pens are copies.
Conclusions: I At least some books are copies.
II Some copies being pencils is a possibility.

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

5.

Statements: All grapes are oranges.
AU oranges are tasty.
Conclusions: I All oranges are grapes.
II All grapes can never be tasty.

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

6.

Direction (Q. 6 - 10) : Read the following information and answer the questions that follow.
A, B, C, D, E and F are six teachers. Each teacher teaches a different subject, viz Hindi, English, Maths, History, Botany and Physics, but not necessarily in the same order.
Each of them likes a different fruit, viz Apple, Grapes, Orange, Mango, Guava and Banana, but not necessarily in the some order.
C likes Apple but does not teaches either Botany or History. E, who teaches English, doesn't like either Guava or Mango.
B likes Grapes and teaches History. The one who teaches Maths likes Orange.
D likes Mango and A teaches Physics.

Who likes Orange ?

C
F
A
E

7.

Which of the following subjects does C teach ?

English
Botany
Physics
Hindi

8.

Who likes Banana ?

E
D
B
F

9.

Which of the following fruits does A like ?

Guava
Grapes
Orange
Mango

10.

Which of the following combinations is correct ?

C - Botany - Apple
B - Hindi - Grapes
D - Botany - Mango
A - Physics - Banana