Logical Reasoning - Statement and Argument - Discussion
Each question given below consists of a statement, followed by three or four arguments numbered I, II, III and IV. You have to decide which of the arguments is/are 'strong' arguments) and which is/are 'weak' arguments) and accordingly choose your answer from the alternatives given below each question.
Statement: Should education be made compulsory for all children up to the age of 14?
- Yes. This will help to eradicate the system of forced employment of these children.
- Yes. This is an effective way to make the entire population educated.
- No. We do not have adequate infrastructure to educate the entire population.
- Yes. This would increase the standard of living.
it uses the keyword "help". Agreed that compulsory education won't completely solve the problem of forced employment of children, but it will surely help minimise it to a certain extent. Thus, it is a helpful step in the direction of eradication.
And simply having education does not increase the standard of living.
Statement: Should education in India be made compulsory for all children?
A. Yes, it would immediately increase the standard of living.
B. Yes, it would reduce child labor.
What is the right option? Please tell me.