Logical Reasoning-Based on Arguments (CBSE-NET (UGC) Paper-I): Questions 9 - 11 of 16

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Question number: 9

» Logical Reasoning » Based on Arguments

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Given below two premise and four conclusions are drawn from them (taking singly or together). Select the code that states the conclusion validly drawn.

Premises: (i) All religious persons are emotional.

(ii) Ram is a religious person.

Conclusion:

  1. Ram is emotional.
  2. All emotional persons are religious.
  3. Ram is not a non-religious person.
  4. Some religious persons are not emotional. (July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

(2) and (3) only

b.

(1), (2), (3) and (4)

c.

(1) only

d.

(1) and (3) only

Question number: 10

» Logical Reasoning » Based on Arguments

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

If the proposition ‘All thieves are poor’ is false, which of the following propositions can be claimed certainly to be true? (July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

No thief is poor.

b.

Some thieves are not poor.

c.

No poor person is a thief.

d.

Some thieves are poor.

Question number: 11

» Logical Reasoning » Based on Arguments

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Select the code, which is not correct in the context of deductive argument with two premises: (July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

An argument with two false premises and a false conclusion may be valid.

b.

An argument with two true premises and a false conclusion may be valid.

c.

An argument with one true premise, one false premise and a true conclusion may be valid.

d.

An argument with one true premise, one false premise and a false conclusion may be valid.

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