20th November, 2016 (CSAT)


1. Four usual dice are thrown on the ground. The total of numbers on the top faces of these four dice is 13 as the top faces showed 4, 3, 1 and 5 respectively. What is the total of the faces touching the ground?

(a) 12

(b) 13

(c) 15

(d) Cannot be determined


Directions (Q. 2) : In the question below are given two statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read the conclusion and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer.

(a) if only conclusion I follows;

(b) if only conclusion II follows;

(c) if either conclusion I or II follows;

(d) if neither conclusion I nor II follows;

2. Statements: All mangoes are golden in colour. No golden coloured things are cheap.


I. All mangoes are cheap.

II. Golden-coloured mangoes are not cheap.

Tomorrow: Next questions for practice

For previous questions refer yesterday’s post

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