Logical Reasoning - Course of Action - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Course of Action - Section 3 (Q.No. 1)
Directions to Solve

In each question below is given a statement followed by three courses of action numbered I, II and III. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the three given suggested courses of action logically follows for pursuing.


1.

Statement: The weather bureau has through a recent bulletin forecast heavy rainfall during the next week which may cause water logging in several parts of the city.

Courses of Action:

  1. The bulletin should be given wide publicity through the mass media.
  2. The civic authority should keep in readiness the pumping system for removal of water from these parts.
  3. The people should be advised to stay indoors during the period.

None follows
Only I and II follow
Only II follows
Only II and III follow
None of these
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The issue is not so big as to be made public extensively. So, I does not follow. Besides, the authorities must be prepared to deal with the problem effectively and persuade the people to stay indoors to avoid inconvenience arising out of water-logging. Thus, both II and III follow.
Discussion:
6 comments Page 1 of 1.

Sraavani said:   1 decade ago
By mass media only we can communicate with people. So how 1 is wrong?
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Kasinath @Hyd said:   9 years ago
As per tour lines, If the issue is not so big as to be made public extensively. Then why people should be advised to stay indoors during the period.

Ans is [C]. If [1] is then [2] is also wrong.
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Praveen said:   1 decade ago
If III follows then people will definitely be told about the reason to stay indoor and this will be lead to publicity.

1 should also follow.

Kasinath @Hyd said:   9 years ago
As per tour lines, If the issue is not so big as to be made public extensively. Then why people should be advised to stay indoors during the period.

Answer is only II. If I is then III is also wrong.

Ranjodh said:   8 years ago
If publicity is given to bulletin and civic bodies perform their duty people will automatically get alerted.

Ritesh said:   7 years ago
Why not 1?

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