# Logical Reasoning - Statement and Conclusion - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Statement and Conclusion - Section 1 (Q.No. 21)
Directions to Solve

In each question below is given a statement followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then consider the two conclusions together and decide which of them logically follows beyond a reasonable doubt from the information given in the statement.

• (A) If only conclusion I follows
• (B) If only conclusion II follows
• (C) If either I or II follows
• (D) If neither I nor II follows and
• (E) If both I and II follow.

21.

Statements: People who speak too much against dowry are those who had taken it themselves.

Conclusions:

1. It is easier said than done.
2. People have double standards.
Only conclusion I follows
Only conclusion II follows
Either I or II follows
Neither I nor II follows
Both I and II follow
Explanation:
The statement clearly implies that it is easier to say than to do something and what people say is different from what they do. So, both I and II follow.
Discussion:
7 comments Page 1 of 1.

Chuha said:   4 years ago
Statement 2 is more relevant than statement 1.
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Conclusion II states the people which generalizes everybody. But in the statement discussion is only about people who speak too much against dowry.
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Nit said:   7 years ago
Isn't the statement 1 too general?
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Shubham said:   7 years ago
How is statement one implicit in the context of the question? it is too general.
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Alok said:   3 years ago
I think the answer should be only conclusion 2 follows.
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Abhiram said:   9 years ago
II will be answer because they mention ''too much'' means expressing that they are completely against it but they are not.

Sourav said:   8 years ago
Its clearly stated that they have taken dowry, why would it be difficult to do for them?