Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statement: “Repeat your recruirtment ads on Sunday for just 60 per sq cm.” – An advertisement in a newspaper

Assumption: I. People want ads at Zero cost

                    II. There are some people who want to repeat their recruirtment ads

 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
 

 If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 2

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statement: “Quit drinking before it destroys you.” – A notice issued in public interest by XYZ department.

Assumptions:I. People fear being destroyed

                     II. Drinking breaks the drinker?s family.

 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
 

 If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 3

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statement: “The government?s decision to supply ARV drugs in six selected states free of cost is commendable, but the patients should be adequately educated before the drugs are administrated.” – View of Mr. „X?

Assumptions: I. The patients can develop drug resistance if they are not regular in their medication

                      II. The patients if not counselled properly may spread the drug – resistant disease.

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
 

If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 4

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statements: “It is alarming to note that only 48 to 50 percent of the voters in State „X?. The government must make it mandatory for all to exercise their franchise in order to make the democracy more meaningful.” – View of a voter

Assumption: I. Increase in the participation of voters will ensure increase in the rationality of the democratic set – up.

                    II. Making it „Mandatory for all to exercise their franchise? may increase the number of voters

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
 

If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 5

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statements : The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has declared 2004 the International year of Rice, in an effort to highlight the increasing demands for rice among growing populations and production constraints for the commodity.

Assumptions: I. There is an impending crisis of rice in several countries of the world

                      II. The year of Rice may act as a catalyst for country – driven programmes throughout the world.

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
 

If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 6

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statement: “Policies and programmes and seminars cannot change the women?s status. There is a greater need for attitudinal change in the society towards working women. “– View of Mr. X

Assumption: I. It is possible to make change in the attitude of the society towards working women.

                    II. Status of the working women is not satisfactory.

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
 

If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 7

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statement: “Government of State X?s state, according to which it has been decided to provide cooked meal to the students of all primary schools of the states, is not a proper and judicious step.” – Criticism by a person

Assumption: I. Student may hesitate to eat the cooked meal provided by the Government.

                     II. The cooked meal served to the students may be hazardous for the health of students.

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
 

If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 8

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statement : ”Although no war was witnessed during the tenure of prime ministership of Mr. X, a large number of top bravery medals were conferred upon many cops in the name of curbing terrorism and eliminating terrorists of different organizations belonging to our own states.” – View of a citizen

Assumption: I. It is disgraceful of cops to name the act of killing of terrorists of our own country as an act of bravery

                    II. A war is less harmful for a country than menace of terrorism.

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
 

If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 9

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statement: “Completely eliminating the say of executive is not acceptable; merit, ability, competence, integrity and suitability of the candidate alone are not enough for appointment of High Court Judges. “ – A journalist

Assumption: I. A person?s social outlook, concern for public interest and promotion of equality and his / her politicaloutlook are also equally important

                  . II. Executive consultation will ensure greater transparency of the appointment.

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
 

If both Assumption I and II are implicit

QUESTION 10

Directions (1 – 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 statements and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption(s) is / are implicit in the statement.

Statement: “The potential of knowledge as a creator of wealth is gaining currency all around the world. “ – View of an economist

Assumption: I. Only usable knowledge that is protectable may have the potential of wealth creation.

                    II. Only usable knowledge that is protected may have the potential of wealth creation.

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
 

If both Assumption I and II are implicit