# :: po reasoning :: test no 196

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1.

Direction (Q. 1 - 5) : In each question below is given a statement followed bv 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: "Had my father been alive, he would never have allowed me to join films."— Miss X, a singer
Assumptions: I. Sometimes tragedy brings prosperity in the life of an individual.
II. Film industry witnesses many ups and downs, therefore there is no guarantee that prosperity will come in life.

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

2.

Statement: "Our study materials do not necessarily satisfy one's greed but certainly satisfy one's need to become a Probationary Officer (PO)." — An advertisement of 'X' coaching institute
Assumptions: I. The need to become a PO can be satisfied with a certain amount of efforts but one's greed can not be satisfied with certainty.
II. Desires of most of the people (who aspire for PO) are not conducive to their real requirements.

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

3.

Statement: "If you believe that stars and planets influence the course of your life, then the four-album series Navagraha is meant for you. It is the collector's series for those who want to keep their fortunes intact."— An advertisement
Assumptions: I. Some people hanker after a prosperous life without labouring.
II. Astronomy plays a vital role in one's life and cautions one against unfavourable situations.

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

4.

Statement: "Onlyyou know what is better strategy for you. So listen to various views but implement what suits you the best." —An ultimate success formula to youngsters by an IAS topper among women.
Assumptions: I. Some people need help from others while choosing an appropriate strategy for preparations.
II. Each individual has the capacity to judge herself as well as adopt right courses of action after self-evaluation.

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