Logical Reasoning - Statement and Assumption - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Statement and Assumption - Section 6 (Q.No. 8)
Directions to Solve

In each question below is given a statement followed by three assumptions numbered I, II and III. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions, decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement and choose your answer accordingly.


8.

Statement: "All are cordially invited to attend the entertainment programme. It is free." - An announcement in a newspaper.

Assumptions:

  1. People generally do not go to entertainment programmes which are free.
  2. Some people, though interested in entertainment programmes, cannot afford purchasing the tickets.
  3. Generally, a free entertainment programme is of a good quality.

Only I is implicit
Only I and II are implicit
Only II is implicit
Only II and III are implicit
Only I and III are implicit
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Since the announcement invites the people to the programme saying that it is free, so I is not implicit while II follows. The quality of the programme is not being talked about in the statement. So, III is not implicit.
Discussion:
2 comments Page 1 of 1.

Suresh raina said:   6 years ago
What do we mean by implicit?

Hazz said:   7 years ago
He is just giving an information about the entry fee. By saying it's free. If it were "All are cordially invited to attend the entertainment programme as it is free". Then we can assume what you said.

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