Direction:

Read each definition and all four choices carefully, and find the answer that provides the best example of the given definition.

1. People speculate when they consider a situation and assume something to be true based on inconclusive evidence. Which situation below is the best example of Speculation ?

A. Francine decides that it would be appropriate to wear jeans to her new office on Friday after reading about “Casual Fridays” in her employee handbook.

B. Mary spends thirty minutes sitting in traffic and wishes that she took the train instead of driving.

C.After consulting several guidebooks and her travel agent, Jennifer feels confident that the hotel she has chosen is first-rate.

D.When Emily opens the door in tears, Theo guesses that she’s had a death in her family.

Statement: The government has decided to pay compensation to the tune of Rs. 1 lakh to the family members of those who are killed in railway accidents.

Direction:

2. In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. You have to consider the statement and the f`ollowing assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.

Give answer

(A) If only assumption I is implicit
(B) If only assumption II is implicit
(C) If either I or II is implicit
(D) If neither I nor II is implicit
(E) If both I and II are implicit.

Assumptions:

The government has enough funds to meet the expenses due to compensation.
There may be reduction in incidents of railway accidents in near future.

A. Only assumption I is implicit
B. Only assumption II is implicit
C. Either I or II is implicit
D. Neither I nor II is implicit
E. Both I and II are implicit

Direction:

3. In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.

Give answer

(A) If only assumption I is implicit
(B) If only assumption II is implicit
(C) If either I or II is implicit
(D) If neither I nor II is implicit
(E) If both I and II are implicit.

Statement: The State Government has abolished the scheme of providing concessional air ticket to students.

Assumptions:

Students will not travel by air in future.
The students who resort to travel by air can bear the expenses of air ticket.

A. Only assumption I is implicit
B. Only assumption II is implicit
C. Either I or II is implicit
D. Neither I nor II is implicit
E. Both I and II are implicit

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