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Directions: In each question below there are three statements followed by four conclusions numbered, I, II, III and IV. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

Syllogism Quiz

Question 1
Statements: A. Some bricks are trees. B. All trees are pens. C. All pens are boats. Conclusions: I. Some boats are bricks II. Some pens are bricks III. Some trees are bricks IV. Some bricks are boats
A
None follows
B
None of these
C
Only III and IV follow
D
All follow
E
Only I and II follow
Question 2
Statements: A. No Cloud is Bird. B. Some Goats are Birds. C. All Cars are Goats. Conclusions: I. No Car is Cloud. II. Some Cars are Birds. III. No Bird is Car. IV. Some Clouds are Goats.
A
None of these
B
Only III follows
C
Only I and either II or III follow
D
Only either II or III follows
E
Only I follows
Question 3
Statements: A. Some cars are mopeds. B. Some mopeds are hills. C. All pencils are mopeds. Conclusions: I. All pencils are hills. II. Some pencils are cars. III. Some cars are hills. IV. Some pencils are not cars.
A
Only I and IV follow
B
Only either II or IV follows
C
Only I or III follows
D
None of these
E
Only I follows
Question 4
Statements: A. Some buses are trains. B. No train is a dog. C. All dogs are parrots. Conclusions: I. No bus is a parrot. II. Some parrots are trains. III. Some parrots are buses. IV. No dog is a bus.

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A
Only IV follows
B
Only either I or III follows
C
None of these
D
Only I and III follow
E
Only II follows
Question 5
Statements: A. Some shirts are coats. B. All coats are jackets. C. Some jackets are trousers. Conclusions: I. Some shirts are jackets. II. Some jackets are shirts. III. All trousers are jackets. IV. Some trousers are jackets.
A
None of these
B
All follow
C
Only II, III and IV follow
D
Only I, II and IV follow
E
Only I, II and III follow
Question 6
Statements: A. No table is fruit. B. No fruit is window. C. All windows are chairs. Conclusions: I. No window is table. II. No chair is fruit. III. No chair is table. IV. All chairs are windows.
A
None follows
B
Only I and II follow
C
Only III & IV follow
D
All follow
E
None of these
Question 7
Statements: A. Some books are papers. B. All plates are records. C. Some records are books. Conclusions: I. Some plates are books. II. Some records are papers. III. Some papers are plates. IV. Some books are records.
A
Only IV follows
B
Only I and III follow
C
None of these
D
Only I follows
E
Only II and III follow
Question 8
Statements: A. All gates are flowers. B. Some gates are fruits. C. Some flowers are clips. Conclusions: I. Some flowers are fruits. II. Some clips are fruits. III. Some clips are gates. IV. No flower is fruit.

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A
None of these
B
Only I and III follow
C
Only I and IV follow
D
Only II and IV follow
E
Only I follows
Question 9
Statements: A. Some tablets are rains. B. All dogs are rains. C. All rains are chairs. Conclusions: I. Some chairs are tablets. II. All dogs are chairs. III. Some tablets are dogs. IV. Some tablets are chairs.
A
All follow
B
None of these
C
Only I, II & III follow
D
Only II, III and IV follow
E
Only III & IV follow
Question 10
Statements: A. Some tables are chairs. B. No cupboard is table. C. Some chairs are cupboards. Conclusions: I. Some chairs are not tables. II. All chairs are either tables or cupboard III. Some chairs are both tables and cupboards. IV. All chairs are tables.
A
Only either II or III follow
B
Only I and IV follow
C
Only IV follows
D
None of these
E
Either II or III & I follow
Question 11
Statements: A. All pins are staplers. B. Some staplers are sharpeners. C. Some sharpeners are stands. Conclusions: I. Some staplers are stands. II. Some sharpeners are pins. III. Some pins are stands. IV. Some stands are sharpeners.

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A
None of these
B
Only IV follows
C
Only III follows
D
Only II and IV follow
E
Only I and II follow
Question 12
Statements: A. All lions are ducks. B. No duck is a horse. C. All horses are fruits. Conclusions: I. No lion is a horse. II. Some fruits are horses. III. Some ducks are lions. IV. Some lions are horses.
A
Only either I or IV and II follow
B
All follows
C
Only either I or II and both III and IV follow
D
Only either I or IV and both II and III follow
E
None of these
Question 13
Statements: A. All glasses are roads. B. No road is a stick. C. Some sticks are pens. Conclusions: I. Some glasses are sticks. II. Some pens are sticks. III. Some roads are sticks. IV. No glass is a stick.
A
Only either I or II and IV follow
B
None of these
C
Only I or IV and II follow
D
Only either I or II and IV follows
E
None follows
Question 14
Statements: A. Some cups are utensils. B. No utensil is a bucket. C. All buckets are plates. Conclusions: I. Some cups are buckets. II. Some utensils are plates. III. No utensil is a plate. IV. Some cups are plates.
A
Only III follows
B
None of these
C
Only I follows
D
Either II or III follows
E
Either III or IV follows
Question 15
Statements: A. Some cups are slates. B. All slates are apples. C. No apple is a car. Conclusions: I. Some cars are slates. II. Some cups are cars. III. Some apples are cups. IV. No car is a cup.
A
Only IV follows
B
Only III follows
C
Either II or IV & III follows
D
Only II follows
E
None of these
Question 16
Statements: A. All trees are books. B. Some books are tables. C. All tables are pencils. Conclusions: I. Some pencils are tables. II. Some books are trees. III. Some tables are trees. IV. Some pencils are trees.

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A
Only either I or III follows
B
Only either I or II follows
C
None follows
D
None of these
E
All follow
Question 17
Statements: A. No tree is fruit. B. All fruits are stones, C. All stones are rains. Conclusions: I. No stone is tree. II. No rain is tree. III. Some rains are fruits. IV. Some rains are trees.
A
None of these
B
Only either II or III and I follow
C
Only either II or IV and III follow
D
None follows
E
All follow
Question 18
Statements: A. All boats are rivers. B. All rivers are mangoes. C. All mangoes are apples. Conclusions: I. All apples are boats. II. All mangoes are boats. III. All rivers are apples. IV. All boats are apples.
A
All follow
B
Only I and II follow
C
Only II, III and IV follow
D
Only I, III and IV follow
E
None of these
Question 19
Statements: A. All leaders are good team workers. B. All good team workers are good orators. Conclusions: I. Some good team workers are leaders. II. All good orators are leaders.

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A
If either I or II follows
B
If only conclusion I follows.
C
If both I and II follow
D
If neither I nor II follows
E
If only conclusion II follows
Question 20
Statements: A. Some cats are rats B. All rats are bats C. Some bats are jungles Conclusions: I. Some jungles are cats. II. Some bats are cats. III. Some jungles are rats. IV. No jungles is cat.
A
Only III follows
B
None follows
C
None of these
D
Only either I or IV and III follow
E
Only either I or IV and II follow
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