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# Reasoning: Syllogism Questions For SBI Clerk & Upcoming Bank Exams

Directions (1-3): Each of the following questions consists of six statements followed by options consisting of three statements put together in a specific order. Choose the options that indicates a combination where the third statement can be logically deduced from the first two statements and that option will be your answer.
Q1.
i. All man is boy.
ii. Some boy is toy.
iii. All toy is game.
iv. Some game is play.
v. Some man is play.
vi. Some toy is man.
(a) [ii,iii,vi]
(b) [i,ii,vi]
(c) [vi,iii,v]
(d) [i,v,iv]
(e) None is correct

Q2.

i. All black is white.
ii. Some black is pink.
iii. Some pink is black.
iv.All black is yellow.
v. Some yellow is white.
vi. Some white is pink.
(a) [i,v,iv]
(b) [vi,v,iii]
(c) [i,ii,vi]
(d) [ii,iv,v]
(e) None is correct

Q3.

i.No train is car.
ii.Some bus is train.
iii.No train is green.
iv. All train is bus.
v. Some green is tree.
vi. No bus is car.
(a) [ii,iii,vi]
(b) [vi,i,ii]
(c) [v,iii,i]
(d) [iv,vi,i]
(e) None is correct
Directions (4-6): In each question, a set of six statements is given, followed by five answer choices. Each of the answer choices has a combination of three statements from the given set of six statements. You are required to identify the answer choice in which the statements are logically related.
Q4. Statements:
I.Some school is bus.
II. No school is train.
III. Some train is laptop.
IV. No laptop is copy.
V. All train is car.
VI. No bus is train.
(a) I,VI,IV
(b) III,IV,I
(c) I,VI,V
(d) II,VI,IV
(e) None of these.
Q5. Statements:
I. Some man is boy.
II. No boy is toy.
III. Some toy is red.
IV. All red is boy.
V. No boy is black.
VI. All car is toy.
(a) I,V,III
(b) I,II,VI
(c) III,VI,I
(d) V,I,VI
(e) None of these.
Q6. Statements:
I. No cat is deer.
II. Some mouse is rat.
III. All deer is cow.
IV. Some dog is deer
V. All cat is rat.
VI. Some dog is cat.
(a) I,V,VI
(b) I,IV,II
(c) IV,III,II
(d) IV,II,VI
(e) None of these.
Directions (7-9): In the questions below are given two conclusions followed by four set of statements. You have to choose the correct set of statements that logically satisfies given conclusions either definitely or possibly. Assume the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts.
Q7. Conclusions: Some Tyre is bus. Some truck is not tyre.
Statements:
(a) Some pot is bus. No bus is truck. All truck is car. No car is tyre.
(b) All pot is bus. Some bus is truck. No truck is car. Some car is tyre.
(c) Some pot is tyre. All tyre is truck. No truck is bus. All bus is car.
(d) All pot is truck. Some truck is car. No car is tyre. Some bus is tyre.
(e) None of these.
Q8. Conclusions: Some finger is hair. Some leg is not hair.
Statements:
(a) No hand is leg. All finger is leg. No eye is hair. Some hair is nose.
(b) All hand is leg. No hand is nose. Some nose is finger. No finger is hair.
(c) Some hand is nose. All nose is eye. No eye is hair. All hair is leg.
(d) All finger is hand. Some hair is finger. No hair is nose. All leg is nose.
(e) None of these.
Q9. Conclusions: Some harvest are not green. No Forest is green.
Statements:
(a) Some harvest are fax. No fax is green. No green is White. All white are forest..
(b) All the Forest are white. Some green are white. Some harvest are fax. No fax is green.
(c) No fax is green. No green is Forest. All the Forest are white. No harvest is white.
(d) Some harvest are fax. No fax is green. All forest are white. No whites is green.
(e) None of these.
Directions (10-12): Question consists of five statements followed by five conclusions. Consider the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions does not logically follow from the given statements using all statements together.

Q10. Statements: Some lotto is rupani. All rupani is sparx. No sparx is woodland. Some woodland is redtape. All redtape is leecooper.
Conclusions:
(a) Some lotto is sparx.
(b) Some leecooper is woodland.
(c) Some leecooper is not sparx.
(d) Some lotto is not woodland.
(e) Some rupani is woodland.
Q11. Statements: All jeans is shirt. All shirt is pant. Some shirt is cloth. All cloth is suit. Some cloth is saree.
Conclusions:  (a) Some pant is jeans.
(b) Some cloth is pant.
(c) Some cloth is jeans.
(d) Some saree is suit.
(e) Some suit is shirt.
Q12. Statements: No line is paper. All paper is point. No point is center. Some center is main. All main is gate.
Conclusions:
(a) Some point is not line.
(b) Some gate is center.
(c) All line is being point is possibility.
(d) All point is being line is a possibility.
(e) All center is being gate is possibility.

Directions (13-15): In each of the questions below are given four statements followed by four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. You have to assume everything in the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts and then decide which of the four given conclusions logically follows from the statements, disregarding commonly known facts, and select the appropriate answer.
Q13. Statement:
No green is people.
All people are animals.
All animals are plants.
All plants are roots.
Conclusions:
I. No green is a plant.
II. All people are plants.
III. Some green are plants.
IV. All plants are green.
(a) Only II and Either I or III
(b) Only I and IV follow
(c) Only II and III follow
(d) Only III and IV follow
(e) None of these
Q14. Statement:
Some jobs are result.
All jobs are works.
Conclusions:
I. At least some works are jobs.
II. No result is a trade.
III. No profession is a work.
IV. At least some works are professions.
(a) All I, II, III and IV follow
(b) Only II, III and IV follow
(c) Only I and IV follow
(d) None follows
(e) Only I and III follow
Q15. Statement:
All man are goat.
No goat is a score.
All letters are scores.
All scores are characters.
Conclusions:
I. At least some letters are goat.
II. At least some scores are goat.
III. At least some characters are man.
IV. Some characters are letters.
(a) Only II and IV follow
(b) Only IV follows
(c) Only I and III follow
(d) All I, II, III and IV follow
(e) None follows