Verbal Reasoning - Cause and Effect - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Cause and Effect - Cause and Effect (Q.No. 11)
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.

Mark answer

  • (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.

11.

Statements:

  1. Many people visited the religious place during the week-end.
  2. Few people visited the religious place during the week days.
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.
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Both the statements I and II are the effects of some common cause.
Discussion:
5 comments Page 1 of 1.

Sarath Chandra said:   2 years ago
Here the common cause is that they are free in those days.

So both are effects of that common cause.

Some people visit on weekends and some on weekdays.
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Bhau said:   4 years ago
Agree @Pragzna.

Pragzna said:   5 years ago
It should be an independent cause.

Chakilam santhosh bharadwaz said:   7 years ago
That same cause is worshipping of God,

Two statements say many visit on weekend and few visit on weekdays!, they are absolutely independent.

Siddharth said:   1 decade ago
As people are busy in there job so few people visit religious place during weekdays & most of them visit at weekdays.

So, Both the statements I and II are the effects of some common cause.

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