Logical Reasoning - Logical Problems - Discussion

Each problem consists of three statements. Based on the first two statements, the third statement may be true, false, or uncertain.

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Spot is bigger than King and smaller than Sugar.
Ralph is smaller than Sugar and bigger than Spot.
King is bigger than Ralph.
If the first two statements are true, the third statement is

[A]. true
[B]. false
[C]. uncertain

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Spot is bigger than King, and Ralph is bigger than Spot. Therefore, King must be smaller than Ralph.

Ravinder said: (Sep 16, 2014)  
Given data:

sugar>spot>king.
sugar>ralph>spot.

He asked relation between king and ralph.

Spot>king ; ralph>spot ........> king<spot<ralph.

So the third statement is false.

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