Logical Reasoning - Statement and Assumption - Discussion

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.


Statement: I have written several letters to the branch manager regarding my account in the bank but did not receive any reply so far.


  1. Branch manager is expected to read letters received from the customer.
  2. Branch manager is expected to reply to the letters received from the customers.

[A]. Only assumption I is implicit
[B]. Only assumption II is implicit
[C]. Either I or II is implicit
[D]. Neither I nor II is implicit
[E]. Both I and II are implicit

Answer: Option E


Since both I and II follow from the given statement, so both are implicit.

Rishi said: (Aug 16, 2015)  
Not its incorrect. If the branch manager was expert. Then he must replied as soon as possible.

Himanshh said: (Sep 27, 2018)  
It should be A because if he was expected then he must have replied.

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