CLAT 2012 Solved Paper (Part 20 of 27)

Instructions: Given below is a pair of events I and II. You have to decide their nature of relationship. Assume that the given information is correct and final.

  1. Which is correct

    1. Prices of toys in the market have gone down

    2. Government has reduced import duty on toys.

    Which is correct

    1. 1 is the main cause and 2 is the main effect

    2. 1 is effect but 2 is not the main cause

    3. 2 is the main cause and 1 is the main effect

    4. 2 is an effect but 1 is not the main cause.

    Answer: c

  2. Which is correct.

    1. Inflation rate in India has come down

    2. Reserve Bank of India has increased interest rate.

    Which is correct

    1. 1 is the main cause and 2 is the main effect

    2. 1 is effect but 2 is not the main cause

    3. 2 is the main cause and 1 is the main effect

    4. 2 is an effect but 1 is not the main cause

    Answer: c

  3. Which is correct

    1. More and more students are opting for legal education1

    2. Bar Council of India has introduced Bar Examination

    Which is correct

    1. 1 is the main cause and 2 is the main effect

    2. 1 is effect but 2 is not the main cause

    3. 2 is the main cause and 1 is the main effect

    4. 2 is an effect but 1 is not the main cause

    Answer: d

  4. Which is correct

    1. Sea level is steadily rising

    2. Global Warming is a serious problem which the world is facing

    Which is correct

    1. 1 is the main cause and 2 is the main effect

    2. 1 is effect but 2 is not the main cause

    3. 2 is the main cause and 1 is the main effect

    4. 2 is an effect but 1 is not the main cause

    Answer: c

  5. Which is correct

    1. Financial Institutions are largely unregulated

    2. Today, world is passing through a serious phase of economic crisis

    Which is correct

    1. 1 is the main cause and 2 is the main effect

    2. 1 is effect but 2 is not the main cause

    3. 2 is the main cause and 1 is the main effect

    4. 2 is an effect but 1 is not the main cause

    Answer: a

  6. An argument is given below, on the basis of that argument; find out the parallel argument from the given list of subsequent arguments Argument: Himalayan Sparrows are disappearing. This bird is an Indian bird; therefore, Indian birds are disappearing. Subsequent Arguments:

    1. Industrialists pay most of the taxes. ‘Z’ is a wealthy man therefore ‘Z’ must pay most taxes

    2. A pineapple is a fruit, a mango is a fruit therefore pineapple is a mango

    3. Snow tigers are an endangered species; all endangered species must be protected; therefore snow-tiger must be protected

    4. John is his father's favorite son, and John knows this must be true because his father told him this; and no father would lie to his favorite son

    Answer: c