Syllogism Questions and Answers


Syllogism


    6)

    Statements: All the actors are girls. All the girls are beautiful.

    Conclusions:

    1. All the actors are beautiful.
    2. Some girls are actors.

  • A)Only (1) conclusion follows
  • B)Only (2) conclusion follows
  • C)Either (1) or (2) follows
  • D)Neither (1) nor (2) follows
  • E)Both (1) and (2) follow
Answer: E

    7)

    Statements: All the windows are doors. No door is a wall.

    Conclusions:

    1. Some windows are walls.
    2. No wall is a door.

  • A)Only (1) conclusion follows
  • B)Only (2) conclusion follows
  • C)Either (1) or (2) follows
  • D)Neither (1) nor (2) follows
  • E)Both (1) and (2) follow
Answer: B

    8)

    Statements: All cups are books. All books are shirts.

    Conclusions:

    1. Some cups are not shirts.
    2. Some shirts are cups.

  • A)Only (1) conclusion follows
  • B)Only (2) conclusion follows
  • C)Either (1) or (2) follows
  • D)Neither (1) nor (2) follows
  • E)Both (1) and (2) follow
Answer: B

    9)

    Statements: Some cows are crows. Some crows are elephants.

    Conclusions:

    1. Some cows are elephants.
    2. All crows are elephants.

  • A)Only (1) conclusion follows
  • B)Only (2) conclusion follows
  • C)Either (1) or (2) follows
  • D)Neither (1) nor (2) follows
  • E)Both (1) and (2) follow
Answer: D

    10)

    Statements: All the pencils are pens. All the pens are inks.

    Conclusions:

    1. All the pencils are inks.
    2. Some inks are pencils.

  • A)Only (1) conclusion follows
  • B)Only (2) conclusion follows
  • C)Either (1) or (2) follows
  • D)Neither (1) nor (2) follows
  • E)Both (1) and (2) follow
Answer: E