Data Interpretation Logical Reasoning (Part 5 of 7)

Directions: Answer these questions on the basis of the information given below:

Each question is followed by two statements, A and B. Answer each question using one of the choices.

  1. In a football match, at the half-time, Mahindra and Mahindra Club was trailing by three goals. Did it win the match?
    • Statement 1: I: In the second-half Mahindra and Mahindra Club scored four goals.
    • Statement 2: II: The opponent scored four goals in the match.

    Based on these answer

    1. question can be answered by using the Statement 1 alone but not by using the Statement 2 alone.

    2. question can be answered by using the Statement 2 alone but not by using the Statement 1 alone.

    3. question can be answered by using either of the statements alone.

    4. question can be answered by using both the statements together but not by either of the statements alone.

    5. question cannot be answered on the basis of the two statements.

  2. In a particular school, sixty students were athletes. Ten among them were also among the top academic performers. How many top academic performers were in the school?
    • Statement 1: I: Sixty per cent of the top academic performers were not athletes.
    • Statement 2: II: All the top academic performers were not necessarily athletes.

    Based on these answer

    1. question can be answered by using the Statement 1 alone but not by using the Statement 2 alone.

    2. question can be answered by using the Statement 2 alone but not by using the Statement 1 alone.

    3. question can be answered by using either of the statements alone.

    4. question can be answered by using both the statements together but not by either of the statements alone.

    5. question cannot be answered on the basis of the two statements.

  3. Five students Atul, Bala, Chetan, Dev and Ernesto were the only ones who participated in a quiz contest. They were ranked based on their scores in the contest. Dev got a higher rank as compared to Ernesto, while Bala got a higher rank as compared to Chetan. Chetan's rank was lower than the median. Who among the five got the highest rank?
    • Statement 1: I: Atul was the last rank holder.
    • Statement 2: II: Bala was not among the top two rank holders.

    Based on these answer

    1. question can be answered by using the Statement 1 alone but not by using the Statement 2 alone.

    2. question can be answered by using the Statement 2 alone but not by using the Statement 1 alone.

    3. question can be answered by using either of the statements alone.

    4. question can be answered by using both the statements together but not by either of the statements alone.

    5. question cannot be answered on the basis of the two statements.

  4. Thirty per cent of the employees ofa call centre are males. Ten per cent of the female employees have an engineering background. What is the percentage of male employees with engineering background?
    • Statement 1: I: Twenty five per cent of the employees have engineering background.
    • Statement 2: II: Number of male employees having an engineering background is 20% more than the number of female employees having an engineering background.

    Based on these answer

    1. question can be answered by using the Statement 1 alone but not by using the Statement 2 alone.

    2. question can be answered by using the Statement 2 alone but not by using the Statement 1 alone.

    3. question can be answered by using either of the statements alone.

    4. question can be answered by using both the statements together but not by either of the statements alone.

    5. question cannot be answered on the basis of the two statements.