Verbal Reasoning - Data Sufficiency - Discussion

In each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and

Give answer

  • (A) If the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question
  • (B) If the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question
  • (C) If the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question
  • (D) If the data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question and
  • (E) If the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

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Question: What is the code for 'is' in the code language ?

Statements:

  1. In the code language, 'shi tu ke' means 'pen is blue'.
  2. In the same code language, 'ke si re' means 'this is wonderful'.

[A]. I alone is sufficient while II alone is not sufficient
[B]. II alone is sufficient while I alone is not sufficient
[C]. Either I or II is sufficient
[D]. Neither I nor II is sufficient
[E]. Both I and II are sufficient

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

In I and II, the common word is 'is' and the common code word is 'ke'. So, 'ke' is the code for 'is'.


Anusha Laxmeshwar said: (Aug 24, 2016)  
I feel it's option E. Because tu is in I statement and,

Si is in II statement. So either of I and II.

Irrelevant of common words.

Xiyo said: (Feb 5, 2018)  
How it's ke Please explain the answer in detail.

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