# Logical Reasoning - Statement and Argument - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Statement and Argument - Section 1 (Q.No. 7)
Directions to Solve

Each question given below consists of a statement, followed by two arguments numbered I and II. You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument.

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

7.

Statement: Should young entrepreneurs be encouraged?

Arguments:

1. Yes. They will help in industrial development of the country.
2. Yes. They will reduce the burden on employment market.
Only argument I is strong
Only argument II is strong
Either I or II is strong
Neither I nor II is strong
Both I and II are strong
Explanation:
Clearly, encouraging the young entrepreneurs will open up the field for the establishment of new industries. Thus, it shall help in industrial development and not only employ the entrepreneurs but create more job opportunities for others as well. So, both the arguments hold strong.
Discussion:
5 comments Page 1 of 1.

Can one explain the term entrepreneurs?

Entrepreneurs is a person who open a small business of his own.

Abhinav said:   8 years ago
The entrepreneur who establishes large scale industries and provides employment.

Priya said:   8 years ago
How will encouraging entrepreneurs "reduce" the burden on the employment market?

Sokrates said:   8 years ago
@ Priya.

The entrepreneurs start a business of their own. This implies that they will try to hire people to work for them; which in turn implies that the burden on the employment market will decrease, if ever so slightly.