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# Reasoning: Reverse Syllogism For Upcoming Bank Exams

Direction (Q 1 – 5): In the following questions, only one Conclusion is given and five statements are given as a), b), c), d) and e). From this you have to take the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts and then decide which of the given statement logically follows.

1). Conclusions:

Some tables are desks
Some squares are desks is a possibility
Some tables are plastics
Some squares are plastics is a possibility

a)Statements:
Some desks are plastics
Some plastics are tables
Some tables are squares

b)Statements:
Some desks are plastics
All plastics are tables
No tables are squares

c)Statements:
Some desks are plastics
All plastics are tables
Some tables are squares

d)  Statements:
Some desks are plastics
No plastics are tables
Some tables are squares

e)  Statements:
All desks are plastics
All plastics are tables
No tables are squares

2). Conclusions:

No sweet is a pencil
Some dark are not sweets
Some boxes are sweets
Some dark are pencils

a)  Statements:
All sweets are boxes
All boxes are pencil
Some pencils are dark

b)  Statements:
All sweets are boxes
No box is pencil
No pencils are dark

c)  Statements:
Some sweets are boxes
All boxes are pencil
Some pencils are dark

d)  Statements:
All sweets are boxes
No box is pencil
Some pencils are dark

e)  Statements:
Some sweets are boxes
Some box is pencil
Some pencils are dark

3). Conclusions:

Some silvers are books
Some chains are guides
Some guides are silvers is a possibility
Some silvers are chains

a)  Statements:
Some books are guides
Some guides are chains
All chains are silvers

b)  Statements:
Some books are guides
All guides are chains
All chains are silvers

c)  Statements:
All books are guides
Some guides are chains
All chains are silvers

d)  Statements:
All books are guides
All guides are chains
Some chains are silvers

e)  Statements:
Some books are guides
Some guides are chains
Some chains are silvers

4). Conclusions:

Some lines are roofs
Some lens is lines
Some lenses are photographs
Some photographs are roofs is a possibility

a)  Statements:
All roofs are lines
Some lines are photographs
Some photographs are lens

b)  Statements:
All roofs are lines
Some lines are photographs
All photographs are lens

c)  Statements:
All roofs are lines
All lines are photographs
Some photographs are lens

d)  Statements:
All roofs are lines
Some lines are photographs
No photographs are lens

e)  Statements:
No roofs are lines
No lines are photographs
Some photographs are lens

5). Conclusions:

Some covers are nails
Some tablets are nails
Some covers are tigers
Some tablets are tigers

a)  Statements:
Some nails are tigers
Some tigers are tablets
All tablets are covers

b)  Statements:
Some nails are tigers
All tigers are tablets
All tablets are covers

c)  Statements:
Some nails are tigers
All tigers are tablets
Some tablets are covers

d)  Statements:
Some nails are tigers
Some tigers are tablets
Some tablets are covers

e)  Statements:
All nails are tigers
Some tigers are tablets
All tablets are covers

6). Conclusions:

Some codes are buses
Some dresses are cars is a possibility
Some buses are dresses is a possibility

a) Statements:
Some buses are cars
Some codes are dresses

b) Statements:
All buses are cars
Some codes are dresses

c) Statements:
Some buses are cars
No codes are dresses

d) Statements:
All buses are cars
No codes are dresses

e) Statements:
Some buses are cars
Some codes are dresses

7). Conclusions:

Some mountains are desks
Some notes are colours is a possibility
Some notes are kites
Some colours are desks is a possibility

a) Statements:
Some colours are kites
Some kites are desks
Some desks are notes
All notes are mountains

b) Statements:
Some colours are kites
All kites are desks
Some desks are notes
All notes are mountains

c) Statements:
Some colours are kites
Some kites are desks
All desks are notes
All notes are mountains

d) Statements:
Some colours are kites
All kites are desks
All desks are notes
No notes are mountains

e) Statements:
All colours are kites
All kites are desks
All desks are notes
No notes are mountains

8). Conclusions:

Some blacks are papers
Some boards are papers

a) Statements:
All papers are boxes
Some boxes are boards
Some boards are blacks

b) Statements:
All papers are boxes
All boxes are boards
All boards are blacks

c) Statements:
All papers are boxes
All boxes are boards
Some boards are blacks

d) Statements:
All papers are boxes
Some boxes are boards
Some boards are blacks

e) Statements:
Some papers are boxes
Some boxes are boards
Some boards are blacks

9). Conclusions:

Some tyres are pens is a possibility
Some tyres are buses
Some walls are pens
Some buses are walls

a) Statements:
All pens are walls
Some walls are tyres
Some tyres are rounds
Some rounds are buses

b) Statements:
All pens are walls
All walls are tyres
No tyres are rounds
Some rounds are buses

c) Statements:
All pens are walls
Some walls are tyres
All tyres are rounds
All rounds are buses

d) Statements:
All pens are walls
No walls are tyres
All tyres are rounds
No rounds are buses

e) Statements:
No pens are walls
All walls are tyres
Some tyres are rounds
Some rounds are buses

10). Conclusions:

Some windows are rings
Some woods are not sheets
No stone is a ring
Some windows are stone is a possibility

a)  Statements:
All stones are Sheets
All sheets is ring
Some rings are woods
All woods are windows

b)  Statements:
All stones are Sheets
No sheets is ring
Some rings are woods
All woods are windows

c)  Statements:
No stones are Sheets
No sheets is ring
Some rings are woods
All woods are windows

d)  Statements:
All stones are Sheets
No sheets is ring
Some rings are woods
Some woods are windows

e)  Statements:
All stones are Sheets
All sheets is ring
All rings are woods
All woods are windows