AMCAT Logical Reasoning previous Questions Paper 5

Ques 1 : Pick the odd one out
Option 1 : Carrot
Option 2 : Tomato 
Option 3 : Ginger
Option 4 : Potato Ques 2 : Pick the odd one out
Option 1. Happy
Option 2. Elated
Option 3. Annoyed 
Option 4. Delighted

Ques 3 : Pick the odd one out
Option 1 : Post
Option 2 : Electricity 
Option 3 : Telephone
Option 4 : Telegram

Ques 4 : Pick the odd one out
Option 1 : Microscope
Option 2 : Microbe 
Option 3 : Microphone
Option 4 : Microfilm

Ques 5 : Pick the odd one out
Option 1 : Volume
Option 2 : Force
Option 3 : Volt 
Option 4 : Power

Ques 6 : Pick the odd one out
Option 1 :  Rectangle
Option 2 : Cube 
Option 3 : Square
Option 4 : Triangle

Ques 7 : Each question given below has a statement followed by two course of action Numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement follow up or further action in regard to the problem, policy, etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the two suggested courses of action logically follow for pursuing.

Statement
The packets of many of the packaged eatables convey incorrect information about the ingredients and nutrient content.
Courses of Action.
I. All such products should be banned from the market if after a warning also correct information is not provided.
II. The issue should be ignored as long as the eatables are Popular among the public.

Option 1 : if only I follows
Option 2 : if only II follows
Option 3 : if either i or II follows
Option 4 : if neither I nor II follows

Ques 8: Each question given below has a statement followed by two course of action Numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement follow up or further action in regard to the problem, policy, etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the two suggested courses of action logically follow for pursuing.
Statement
The Government airline has been making huge losses even as private airlines continue to prosper and make substantial profit.
Courses of Action.
I. All the private airlines should be banned from their operation in the country.
II. The Government airlines should be instructed to increase passenger fare significantly in order to increase its profit.

Option 1 : if only I follows
Option 3 : if only II follows
Option 3 : if either i or II follows
Option 4 : if neither I nor II follows


Ques 9 : Each question given below has a statement followed by two course of action Numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement follow up or further action in regard to the problem, policy, etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the two suggested courses of action logically follow for pursuing.
Statement
Financial stringency prevented the State Government from paying salaries to its employees for the last three months.
Courses Of Action.
I. The State Government should reduce wasteful expenditure and arrange to pay the salaries of its employees.
II. The State Government should immediately curtail the staff strength.

 Option 1 : if only I follows
Option 2 : if only II follows
Option 3 : if either I or II follows
Option 4 : if neither I nor II follows

Ques 10 : Each question given below has a statement followed by two course of action Numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement follow up or further action in regard to the problem, policy, etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the two suggested courses of action logically follow for pursuing.
Statement
The sales of ball-point pens manufactured by company Lixus have gone down considerably ever since the same company introduced a gel-ink pen in the market.
Courses of Action.
I. Ball-point pens should not be manufactured by Lixus any more.
II. Lixus should immediately withdraw all gel-ink pens from the market so as to force people to buy ball-point pens.

Option 1 : if only I follows
Option 2 : if only II follows
Option 3 : if either i or II follows
Option 4 : if neither I nor II follows

Ques 11 : Each question contains one statement and two Courses of Action I and II. Assuming the statement to be true, decide which of the two courses of action most logically follows.

Statement
School dropout rate is very high in the rural areas as children support their parents in income earning activities.
Courses of Action
I. Public awareness programmer on primary education should be expanded immediately to educate parents.
II. Compensation is not a remedy.

Option 1 : if only I follows
Option 2 : if only II follows
Option 3 : if either i or II follows
Option 4 : if either i or II follows

Ques 12 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.

Statement:
Have fun this new year eve, but not at others cost.—-Delhi Police
Assumptions:
I. Generally, people celebrate new year’s party on others expenses.
II. people will enjoy the new year eve with a bang.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 13 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.

Statement:
Reckless partying can lead to health problems and you may reach a hospital straight from the discotheque.
Assumptions:
I. Heavy drinking is the main reason of the health problems.
II. Sometimes dancing may lead to health problems.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 14 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Live a full life. Don’t drink and drive.—Delhi Traffic Police in its ad.
Assumptions:
I. Driving after drinking may cause accidents.
II. Some people generally drive after drinking.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 15 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Mother tongue is undoubtedly the most facile language for children to learn in their early part of schooling.
Assumptions:
I. Learning other language will give extra stress on the mind of early school children.
II. After maturing students can learn in other languages also.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 16 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Success and failure are part of every individual’s life and career.
Assumptions:
I. The speaker has an idea about the life of average people.
II. The statement will boost up those who have failed in life.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 17 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.

Statement:
“In every community where we sell our brands, we must remember we do not do business in markets ; we do business in societies.”—-A marketer
Assumptions:
I. Shops and markets are of no use in selling a brand.
II. The understanding of social behavior is a must for the marketers.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 18 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Consumers are often deceived by terms like “goods once sold will not be taken back” or the goods are transported at”owner’s risk”
Assumptions:
I. Bearing in mind these phrases , consumers are reluctant to seek compensation.
II. Such phrases do not provide a blanket exemption for the seller or the transporter.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 19 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Some days you settle down peacefully with your morning coffee. Then you open the papers and the adrenaline picks in.
Assumptions:
I. Coffee and papers are an integral part of the common man’s life.
II. On same days the paper carry sensational news.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.

Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 20 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
Mr Speight with the help of some gunmen arrested the PM of Fiji.
Assumptions:
I. The Prime Minister was corrupt and was not keen in the development of country.
II. Democratic system is very week in the country.

Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 21 : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumption numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
Statement:
“Students are not allowed to wear western dresses on the university campus.”—-V.C. of a reputed university.
Assumptions:
I. It looks vulgar and encourages more eve-teasing.
II. If the girls will come to the college in Indian dresses then they will concentrate more on studies.

 Option 1 : if only assumption I is implicit.
Option 2 : if only assumption II is implicit.
Option 3 : if either I or II is implicit.
Option 4 : if neither I nor II is implicit.
Option 5 : if both I and II are implicit.

Ques 22 : If PARK is coded as 5394, SHIRT is coded as 17698 and PANDIT Is coded as 532068, how would you code NISHAR in that code language?
Option 1 : 266734
Option 2 : 231954
Option 3 : 201739
Option 4 : 261739

Ques 23 : In a certain code ,’CERTAIN’ is coded as ‘XVIGZRM’ ‘SEQUENCE’ is coded as ‘HVJFVMXV’.How would ‘REQUIRED’ be coded?
Option 1 : FJIVWVIR
Option 2 : VJIFWTRY
Option 3 : WVJRIFVI
Option 4 : IVJFRIVW

Ques 24: In a coded language,BRINJAL is written as LAJNIRB.How will LADYFINGER be written in that code?
Option 1 : RNEGIFYDAL
Option 2 : RINEGIFYDAL
Option 3 : REGNIFYDAL
Option 4 : RGENIFYDAL

Ques 25 : If ‘REASON’ is coded as 5 and ‘BELIEVED’ as 7,what is the code number for ‘GOVERNMENT’?
Option 1 : 10
Option 2 : 6
Option 3 : 9
Option 4 : 8

Ques 26 : If LOFTY is coded as LPFUY,then DWARF will be written as
Option 1 : DXASF
Option 2 : DXBSG
Option 3 : DXATF
Option 4 : DWBSG

Ques 27 : If 16 – 2 = 2, 9 – 3 = 0, 81 – 1 = 8, then what is 64 – 4 ?
Option 1 : 4
Option 2 : 2
Option 3 : 6
Option 4 : 8

Ques 28: In certain code language Sue Re Nik means She is brave, Pi Sor re nik means She is always smiling and Sor Re Zhi means is always cheerful. What is the code used for the word smiling ?
Option 1 : Nik
Option 2 : Re
Option 3 : Pi
Option 4 : Sor

Ques 29: If PKROK is coded as 72962 and KRRPK as 29972 then how can NJMLZ be coded ?
Option 1 : 74314
Option 2 : 91572
Option 3 : 51438
Option 4 : 45176

Ques 30 : IN a certain code “MOUSE” is written as “PRUQC”. How is “SHIFT” written in that code ?
Option 1 : VJIDR
Option 2 : VIKRD
Option 3 : RKIVD
Option 4 : VKIDR


Ques 31 : If ‘GLOSSORY’ is coded as 97533562 and GEOGRAPHY’ = 915968402, then ‘GEOLOGY’ can be coded as
Option 1 : 915692
Option 2 : 9157592
Option 3 : 9057592

Option 4 : 9157591

Ques 32 : Choose the correct alternative from the following options as given below for the Assertion (A) and Reason (R) given in each of the questions.

Assertion (A)
Amartya Sen was awarded the nobel prize for Economics.
Reason (R)
Amartya Sen has made an invaluable contribution in the field of developmental Economics.

Option 1 : if both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Option 2 : if both A and R are true and R is not the correct explanation of A
Option 3 : if A is true but R is false
Option 4 : if A is false but R is true

Ques 33 : Choose the correct alternative from the following options as given below for the Assertion (A) and Reason (R) given in each of the questions.
Assertion (A)
The world bank is a leading International Financial Institution.
Reason (R)
Ever, since its formation, it has played a major role in disbursing aid and support to economies across the world.

Option 1 : if both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Option 2 : if both A and R are true and R is not the correct explanation of A
Option 3 : if A is true but R is false
Option 4 : if A is false but R is true

Ques 34 : Choose the correct alternative from the following options as given below for the Assertion (A) and Reason (R) given in each of the questions.
Assertion (A)
In the Indian democratic system, the cabinet ministers are appointed by the President.
Reason (R)
The Prime Minister plays an advisory role.

Option 1 : if both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Option 2 :if both A and R are true and R is not the correct explanation of A
Option 3 :if A is true but R is false
Option 4 :if A is false but R is true

Ques 35 : Choose the correct alternative from the following options as given below for the Assertion (A) and Reason (R) given in each of the questions.
Assertion (A)
India is a country of diverse cultures, customs and languages.
Reason (R)
What we now call India is the modern version of Bharat.

Option 1 : if both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Option 2 : if both A and R are true and R is not the correct explanation of A
Option 3 : if A is true but R is false
Option 4 : if A is false but R is true

Ques 36 : Choose the correct alternative from the following options as given below for the Assertion (A) and Reason (R) given in each of the questions.
Assertion (A)
The ozone layer present in the upper atmosphere of Earth is beneficial for sustaining life on the Earth.
Reason (R)
The ozone layer blocks the harmful ultraviolet rays from the Sun and thus proctects life on the Earth.
Option 1 : if both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Option 2 : if both A and R are true and R is not the correct explanation of A
Option 3 : if A is true but R is false
Option 4 : if A is false but R is true

Ques 37 : She does not get a call when there is a strong network.
(i) She gets a call.
(ii) There is a strong network.
(iii) There is no network.
(iv) She does not get a call.

Option 1 : (ii) (i)
Option 2 : (iii) (iv)
Option 3 : (i) (iii)
Option 4 : (iv) (ii)

Ques 38 : When Baby wears only sari, Crazy goes bungee jumping.
(i) Baby wore sari.
(ii) Crazy went bungee jumping.
(iii) Baby wore only sari
(iv) Crazy did not go bungee jumping.

Option 1 :  (i)
Option 2 : (ii) (iii)
Option 3 : (ii) (i)
Option 4 : (i) (ii)

Ques 39 : If Raman works the late night shift, his sister makes coffee
(i) Raman works the late night shift.
(ii) Raman works the morning shift.
(iii) His sister makes coffee.
(iv) His sister makes tea.
Option 1 : (iii) (i)
Option 2 : (ii) (iv)
Option 3 : (iv) (ii)
Option 4 : (i) (iii)

Ques 40: All ineligible candidates do not get admission if they submit the form.
(i) Ineligible student did not admission.
(ii) Eligible student got admission.
(iii) He submitted the form.
(iv) He did not submit the form.
Option 1 : (iii) (ii)
Option 2 : (iii) (i)
Option 3 : (i) (iii)
Option 4 : (ii) (iii)

Ques 41 : Anu needs no clothes or she goes shopping
(i) Anu needs clothes.
(ii) She goes shopping.
(iii) Anu needs no clothes.
(iv) She does not go shopping.

Option 1 : (iii) (iv)
Option 2 : (iii) (i)
Option 3 : (iii) (ii)

Option 4 : (ii) (i)