Reasoning Quiz

Directions (Q. 1-6): In this question are given four statements followed by five conclusions, one of which definitely does not logically follow (or is not a possibility of occurrence) from the given statements. That conclusion is your answer.
(Note: You have to take the four given statements to be true even it they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically does not follow from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.)

1. Statements: No toy is a doll.
All guns are toys.
All houses are dolls.
All dolls are baskets.
Conclusions:
1) All baskets are toys.
2) No gun is a house.
3) All guns being baskets is a possibility.
4) All houses are baskets.
5) No doll is a gun.


2. Statements: Some logics are reasons.
All reasons are arguments.
All arguments are fights.
No fight is a discussion.
Conclusions:
l) All discussions being logic is a possibility.
2) No discussion is an argument.
3) All logics being discussion is a possibility.
4) All reasons are fights.
5) No reason is a discussion. .

3.Statements: All references are mails.
All mentions are references.
All comments are mentions.
No mail is a declaration.
Conclusions:
1) No reference is a declaration.
2) All comments are mails.
3) No mention‘ is a declaration.
4) All declarations being comments is a possibility.
5) At least some mails are mentions.

4.Statements: Some moments are flashes.
All moments are seconds.
All flashes are instances.
No instance is an hour.
Conclusions:
l) All hours being seconds is a possibility.
2) No second is a flash.
3) No hour is a flash. '
4) At least some moments are instances.
5) At least some seconds are instances.

5. Statements: All circles are spheres.
All spheres are rectangles. .
No rectangle is a pyramid.
No pyramid is a triangle.
Conclusions:
1) At least some circles are pyramids.
2) All triangles being circles is a possibility.
3) All rectangles being triangles is a possibility.
4) At least some rectangles are circles.
5) No pyramid is a sphere. .

6.Statements: No hotel is a motel.
All motels are apartments.
All apartments are inns.
No inn is a guest-house.
Conclusions:
1) All hotels being inns is a possibility.
2) No motel is a guest-house.
3) All hotels being apartments is a possibility.
4) No motel is an inn.
5) No guest-house is an apartment.

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