Syllogism Questions and Answers


Syllogism


    11)

    Statements: Some dogs are bats. Some bats are cats.

    Conclusions:

    1. Some dogs are cats.
    2. Some cats are dogs.

  • 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

    12)

    Statements: All the trucks are flies. Some scooters are flies.

    Conclusions:

    1. All the trucks are scooters.
    2. Some scooters are trucks.

  • 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

    13)

    Statements: All buildings are chalks. No chalk is toffee.

    Conclusions:

    1. No building is toffee
    2. All chalks are buildings.

  • 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: A

    14)

    Statements: All cars are cats. All fans are cats.

    Conclusions:

    1. All cars are fans.
    2. Some fans are cars.

  • 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

    15)

    Statements: No door is dog. All the dogs are cats.

    Conclusions:

    1.No door is cat. 2.No cat is door. 3.Some cats are dogs. 4.All the cats are dogs.

  • A)Only (2) and (4)
  • B)Only (1) and (3)
  • C)Only (3) and (4)
  • D)Only (3)
  • E)All the four
Answer: D