Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: The meteorological department has issued a notification forecasting less rainfall during next year’s monsoon.

Courses of Action:

  1. The government should immediately set up a water authority for proper management of water resources.
  2. The water supply authorities should be asked to implement reduction in regular water supply to tackle the situation.
  3. The farmers should be advised to cultivate alternate crops which require less water during the coming months.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 2

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: The Deputy Mayor of city Z has proposed to install a plant of mineral water and to supply citizen’s mineral water bottles at Rs. 6 per litre as against Rs. 10 per litre being sold by local private companies.Courses of Action:

  1. The local private companies of city Z will have to close their operation.
  2. The Corporation of city Z will have to provide for losses in this project in its budget.
  3. The tap water schemes of city Z will have to be stopped.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 3

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: Many private sector banks have reduced interest rate on housing loans in comparison to public sector banks.Courses of Action:

  1. The case should be raised before the regulatory authority for investigation by the public sector banks as they cannot follow such reduction.
  2. Public sector banks must adopt such policy to remain in competition.
  3. The public sector banks should advertise their special feature repeatedly so that they do not lose their future customers.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 4

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: Some strains of mosquito have become resistant to chloroquine – the widely used medicine for malaria patients.Courses of Action:

  1. Selling of chloroquine should be stopped.
  2. Researchers should develop a new medicine for patients affected by such mosquitoes.
  3. All the patients suffering from malaria should be checked for identification of causal mosquito.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 5

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: Incessant rain for the past several days has posed the problem of overflowing and flood as the river bed is full of silt and mud.Courses of Action:

  1. The people residing near the river should be shifted to a safe place.
  2. The people should be made aware about the imminent danger over radio/television.
  3. The silt and mud from the river bed should be cleared immediately after the receding of the water level.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 6

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: A large number of students studying in municipal schools could not pass the Xth Std. Board examination causing frustration among the students and their parents.Courses of Action:

  1. The Municipal authority should immediately review the position and initiate measures to improve the situation.
  2. The municipal authority should immediately fill up the teachers’ vacancies in the municipal schools.
  3. The municipal authority should close down some of their schools and concentrate their attention on remaining schools to improve the conditions.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 7

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: There has been unprecedented increase in the prices of essential commodities during the past few days due to the strike call given by the transporters association.Courses of Action:

  1. The transporters’ association should be ordered by the government to immediately withdraw strike call or else they will face severe consequences.
  2. The government should immediately make alternative arrangements to ensure adequate supply of essential commodities in the market.
  3. The government should immediately declare the strike illegal and put all those responsible for the strike behind the bars.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 8

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: Number of dropouts from the municipal schools has significantly increased after withdrawal of mid-day meal scheme.Courses of Action:

  1. The government should reconsider its decision of withdrawal of midday meal scheme.
  2. The government should close down some of the municipal schools.
  3. The government should carry out a detailed study to find out the reasons for school dropouts.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 9

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: Over 27,000 bonded labourers identified and freed are still awaiting rehabilitation.Courses of Action:

  1. More cases of bonded labourers should be identified.
  2. Till the proper rehabilitation facilities are available, the bonded labourers should not be freed.
  3. The impediments in the way of speedy and proper rehabilitation of bonded labourers should be removed.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these

QUESTION 10

Direction(1 - 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and on the basis of the information given in the statement, decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: Lack of coordination between the University, its colleges and various authorities has resulted in students ousted from one college seeking migration to another.Courses of Action:

  1. If a student is ousted from a college, the information should be sent to all the other colleges of the University
  2. The admissions to all the colleges of the University should be handled by the University directly.
  3. A separate section should be made for taking strict action against students indulging in anti-social activities.

Only I and II follow

Only II and III follow

Only I and III follow

All follow

 

None of these