Logical Reasoning - Statement and Assumption - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Statement and Assumption - Section 2 (Q.No. 17)
Directions to Solve

In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.

Give answer

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


17.

Statement: If you have any problems, bring them to me.

Assumptions:

  1. You have some problems.
  2. I can solve any problem.

Only assumption I is implicit
Only assumption II is implicit
Either I or II is implicit
Neither I nor II is implicit
Both I and II are implicit
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The word 'If shows that 'you' do not necessarily have problems. So, I is not implicit. Also, the statement states that problems will be solved by 'me'. So II is implicit.
Discussion:
5 comments Page 1 of 1.

RIA said:   7 years ago
The answer is correct.

1) you have some problem but the statement says if (you may have some problem) and the person saying can solve the problem so 2.

Mint said:   7 years ago
According to me, the answer should be none follows.
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Kapil said:   8 years ago
"Bring them to me" only means noticing the problem. NOT solving it. The answer is Wrong.
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Amit Mishra said:   1 decade ago
Statement II says "bring them to me" does not mean "I will solve your problem". It only says problem can be shared to me not to be solved by me.
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Sam said:   1 decade ago
"bring them to me" doesnt mean i can solve them all...!!!!
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