# Verbal Reasoning - Cause and Effect - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Cause and Effect - Cause and Effect (Q.No. 5)
Directions to Solve

Below in each of the questions are given two statements I and II. These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes or a common cause. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statements. Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

• (A) If statement I is the cause and statement II is its effect.
• (B) If statement II is the cause and statement I is its effect.
• (C) If both the statements I and II are independent causes.
• (D) If both the statements I and II are effects of independent causes.
• (E) If both the statements I and II are effects of some common cause.

5.

Statements:

1. Importance of Yoga and exercise is being realized by all sections of the society.
2. There is an increasing awareness about health in the society particularly among middle ages group of people.
Statement I is the cause and statement II is its effect.
Statement II is the cause and statement I is its effect.
Both the statements I and II are independent causes.
Both the statements I and II are effects of independent causes.
Both the statements I and II are effects of some common cause.
Explanation:
As the awareness about health in the society is increasing particularly among middle-aged group of people, the importance of Yoga and exercise is being realized by all sections of the society.
Discussion:
17 comments Page 1 of 2.

Ahimed Aleme said:   2 months ago
Option E is the correct answer because it is the effect of some common cause.
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Yash said:   2 years ago
Agree, the right answer is B.

Divya said:   2 years ago
I think E should be the answer.
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Rohit said:   2 years ago
Agree, E seems to be correct.

Pawar said:   3 years ago
I think it should be E.

Vyshnavi said:   3 years ago
Because we don't know the exact cause.

Vyshnavi said:   3 years ago
I think the answer is D. They can be the effects of independent causes.

Kasim said:   3 years ago
I think it should be option B.

Pawan said:   6 years ago
@All.

There is a confusion between E and B.

But if we read carefully we notice that in 2 statement. The campaign regarding the awareness of the health is organised for the middle age group. But in statement 1 it realises by all. So, the Answer is B.

Ravjeet said:   6 years ago
It is true that II is cause and I is effect. But I is not the effect of II cause. As It is rightly said above Miiddle age and all sections are different.