# Statements, Assumptions, Arguments and Conclusions

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Q311. The question given below consists of a statement, followed by four arguments numbered I II,III and IV. You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument. **Statement:** Should religion be taught in our schools? **Arguments:** I. No. Ours is a secular state. II. Yes. Teaching religion helps inculcate moral values among children. III. No. How can one dream of such a step when we want the young generation to fulfil its role in the 21st century.

1.  All are strong
2.  None is strong
3.  Only I is strong
4.  Only II is strong
5.  Only I and III are strong

Solution : Only II is strong
Q312. The question given below consists of a statement, followed by four arguments numbered I II,III and IV. You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument. **Statement:** Should the parliamentary elections in India be held every three years as against five years at present? **Arguments:** I. No. This will enhance wastage of money and resources. II. Yes. This will help the voters to change non-performing representatives without much delay. III. No. The elected representatives will not have enough time to settle and concentrate on developmental activities.

1.  None is strong
2.  Only I and II are strong
3.  Only II and III are strong
4.  Only I and III are strong
5.  All are strong

Solution : Only I and III are strong
Q313. The question given below consists of a statement, followed by four arguments numbered I II,III and IV. You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument. **Statement:** Should the number of holidays of government employees be reduced? **Arguments:** I. Yes. Our government employees are having the maximum number of holidays among the countries of the world. II. Yes. It is a sign of British legacy, why should we carry it further? III. Yes. It will speed up work and all the pending jobs can be completed well in time. IV. No. Employees must be given ample spare time to spend with their family.

1.  Only I and III are strong
2.  Only III is strong
3.  Only I, III and IV are strong
4.  None is strong
5.  None of these

Solution : Only III is strong
Q314. The question given below consists of a statement, followed by four arguments numbered I II,III and IV. You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument. **Statement:** Should class IV children have Board examination? **Arguments:** I. Yes. This will motivate the children to study and get higher marks, and thus more knowledge can be imbibed at a younger age. II. No. The children will be forced to study and won't enjoy the process. III. Yes. In today's competitive world the children need to be prepared right from the beginning to face such difficult examinations. IV. No. This will add pressure on tender aged children and leave very little time for them to play.

1.  All are strong
2.  Only I, II and IV are strong
3.  Only II, III and IV are strong
4.  Only I and III are strong
5.  Only I and IV are strong

Solution : Only II, III and IV are strong

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Q315. The question given below consists of a statement, followed by four arguments numbered I II,III and IV. You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument. **Statement:** Should the rule of wearing helmet for both driver and pillion rider while driving a motor bike be enforced strictly? **Arguments:** I. Yes. It is a rule and rules should be followed strictly by all. II. No. Each individual knows how to protect his own life and it should be left to his discretion. III. No. It does not ensure safety as only the head is protected and rest of the body is not. IV. Yes. It is a necessity as head, being the most sensitive organ, is protected by the helmet.

1.  None is strong
2.  Only I and III are strong
3.  Only I and IV are strong
4.  Only II and IV are strong
5.  All are strong

Solution : Only I and IV are strong
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