# Logical Reasoning Questions And Answers :: Statement And Assumption: part1

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 Directions for Q: In each of the questions 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. Give your answer as Opt 1 if only assumption I is implicit Opt 2 if only assumption II is implicit Opt 3 if either I or II is implicit Opt 4 if neither I nor II is implicit Opt 5 if both I and II are implicit 1. Statement : If you don’t get desired response to your fund-raising campaigns through the routine advertisements, appeal to the public’s regional sentiments.Assumptions : I. People in general nurture regional sentiments. II. Nobody bothers to read advertisements in the newspaper. 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 if both I and II are implicit ANSWER : if only assumption I is implicit Explanation : . It is assumed in the light of statement that people nurture regional sentiments. Assumption II is not implicit because fund-raising is also expected from appeal through advertisements.
 2. Statement : “If you want timely completion of work, provide independent cabins” – An employee tells the director of a company.Assumptions : I. There are enough cabins. II. Others’ presence hinders timely completion of work. 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 if both I and II are implicit ANSWER : if only assumption II is implicit Explanation : . We can’t say about sufficient number of cabins, but it on the other hand assumed that others’ presence hinder timely completion of work. Hence, assumption II is implicit.
 3. Statement : A good manager must draw the utmost from each worker.Assumptions : I. It is possible to get the maximum from each worker. II. Managers are expected to get the best from their workers. 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 if both I and II are implicit ANSWER : if both I and II are implicit Explanation : . Both the assumptions are clearly implicit in the statement.
 4. Statement : The impact of economic sanctions on economy, that is already so weak, could be devastating.Assumptions : I. Economic sanctions impact only a weak economy. II. The impact of economic sanctions varies from economy to economy. 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 if both I and II are implicit ANSWER : if only assumption II is implicit Explanation : . Economic sanctions may also affect a strong economy, hence, it is assumed in the light of statement that impact of economic sanctions varies from economy to economy. Hence, assumption II is implicit.
 5. Statement : “Exercise is necessary to maintain good health” – The advertisement.Assumptions : I. Exercise is a pre-requisite for good health. II. Such advertisements have some effect on people. 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 if both I and II are implicit ANSWER : if both I and II are implicit Explanation : . It is clearly given in the statement that exercise is necessary to maintain good health, which means that exercise is pre-requisite for good health. Secondly, the advertisement gives this advice. Hence, it is supposed that such advertisements have some effect on people.

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