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Questions for Practice on Passage and Conclusion for Logical Reasoning

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Questions for Practice on Passage and Conclusion for Logical Reasoning

Questions for Practice on Passage and Conclusion

Directions for Ques. No. 1 to 5 : Read the following passage carefully and then answer the questions in the form of conclusions based on the passage

Passage​​ I

One conspicuous question in the modern journals is: How can I develop personality? Ursula Bloom gives this note worthy advice to young people: Please do not do as I did, at your age. and waste years copying other people. Of old, to the same question asked by Greek youth, Socrates replied: Know yourself! That was excellent advice; but it did not satisfy. because it did not go far enough. When Roman youth questioned Marens Aurelius he said: Be yourself! To the youth of our​​ atomies​​ age, the psychologist says: Develop yourself! That is the answer to the question: What is personality"? Personality is the development of oneself,

1. The development of oneself...............the question on.

what is personality?

(a) partly answers

(b) satisfactorily answers

(c) does not give a satisfactory answer to

(d) gives an unsatisfactory answer to

2. The question on personality development has

(a) correct answers

(b) a definitive answer

(c) no definitive answers

(d) no answers

3. Ursula Bloom propagated that young people should

(a) not waste years

(b) give advice

(c) copy others

(d) not copy others

4. The Greek philosopher Socrates promoted

(a) self-knowledge

(b) referred-knowledge

(c) borrowed-knowledge

(d) tested-knowledge

5. Marcus Aurelius preached to the Roman youth of his day to

(a) express themselves

(b) be themselves

(c) know themselves

(d) understand themselves

Directions for Ques. No. 6 to 10 : Read the following passage carefully and then answer the questions in the form of conclusions based on the passage

Eight persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H live on a separate floor each of an 8-floor building but not necessarily in the same order. The ground floor is numbered 1, the first floor is numbered 2 and so on until the topmost floor is numbered eight. Only two persons live below the floor on which G lives. Only one person lives between G and A. H lives on an odd-numbered floor but not on floor no. 7. Only two persons live between H and B. B does not live on the topmost floor. A does not live on the lowermost floor. D lives immediately below C Neither C nor E lives on floor no. 6.

6. How many persons live between the floors on which A and D live?

  • ​​ Three​​ 

  • ​​ None

  • ​​ Two

  • ​​ One

7.Who lives on the floor immediately below G?

  • F

  • E

  • D

  • C

8.On which of the following floor numbers does C live?

  • ​​ Four

  • ​​ One

  • ​​ Eight

  • ​​ Five

9. Which of the following is true with respect to F as per the given arrangement?

  • ​​ Only three persons live between F and B

  • ​​ Only three persons live above B.

  • ​​ B lives on the floor no. 4.

  • None of the given options is true.

10. Who among the following lives on floor no. 3?

  • D

  • C

  • ​​ E

  • A

 

Answer key

Ans.1 – b. The development of oneself​​ satisfactorily answers​​ the question on.

Ans.2 – b. The question on personality development has a definitive answer.

Ans.3 – d. Ursula Bloom propagated that young people should not copy others.

Ans.4 – a. The Greek philosopher Socrates promoted self-knowledge.

Ans.5 – b. . Marcus Aurelius preached to the Roman youth of his day to be themselves.

Ans.6 – d. one person is living between A & D.

Ans. 7 – b. E is living immediately below G.

Ans.8 – c. C is living on the 8th​​ floor of the building.

Ans.9 – c. B lives on the 4th​​ floor .

Ans.10 – d. G is living on the 3th floor of the building.

 

 

Floor

Person

8

C

7

D

6

F

5

A

4

B

3

G

2

E

1

H

 

 

 

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