Reasoning :: Data SuffuciencyPage 2

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 Statement: In a row of thirty students facing north. What is R's position from the left end? There are twelve students between R and Q. T is tenth from the right end and there are sixteen students between T and R. (a)The data is in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement 1 alone are not sufficient to answer the question. (b)The data is neither in statement 1 nor in statement 2 are not sufficient to answer the question. (c)The data is in statement 1 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while The data is in statement 2 alone are not sufficient to answer the question. (d)The data either in statement 1 alone or in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question.
Answer is: AThe data in statement 2 are alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement 1 alone are not sufficient to answer the question.

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 Statement: How is 'go' written in a code language? 'Go over there' is written as 'pa da na' is that code language. 'Go and sit' is written as 'sa ka pa' in that code language. (a)The data is neither in statement 1 nor in statement 2 are not sufficient to answer the question. (b)The data is in statement 1 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while The data is in statement 2 alone are not sufficient to answer the question. (c)The data either in statement 1 alone or in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question. (d)The data in both the statements 1 and 2 together are necessary to answer the question.
Answer is: DThe data given in both the statements 1 and 2 together are necessary to answer the question.

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 Statement: On which day of month is definitely Meena' s birthday? If Meena' s brother correctly remembers that Meena' s birthday is after 25th but before 29st of this month. Meena' s father correctly remembers that Meena' s birthday is after 27th but before 31st of this month. (a)The data is neither in statement 1 nor in statement 2 are not sufficient to answer the question. (b)The data is in statement 1 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while The data is in statement 2 alone are not sufficient to answer the question. (c)The data either in statement 1 alone or in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question. (d)The data in both the statement 1 and 2 together are sufficient to answer the question.
Answer is: ABirthday according to the brother = 26, 27, 28
Birthday according to the father = 28, 29, 30
Common date = 28
So, both the statement are necessary to answer the question.

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 Statement: Kiran is elder to Manoj and Dilip is elder to Neelam. Who is the youngest? If Kiran is elder to Neelam. Manoj is younger than Dilip. (a)The data is in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement 1 alone are not sufficient to answer the question. (b)The data is neither in statement 1 nor in statement 2 are not sufficient to answer the question. (c)The data in both the statement 1 and 2 together are not sufficient to answer the question. (d)The data either in statement 1 alone or in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question.
Answer is: CQuestion cannot be answered even using both the statements because either Manoj or Neelam is youngest.

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 Statement: In a certain code language, '146' means 'adopt good habits'. What is the code of 'habit' in that code language? If '473' means 'like good pictures'. '826' means 'passion becomes habbit'. (a)The data is in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement 1 alone are not sufficient to answer the question. (b)The data is neither in statement 1 nor in statement 2 are not sufficient to answer the question. (c)The data is in statement 1 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while The data is in statement 2 alone are not sufficient to answer the question. (d)The data either in statement 1 alone or in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question.
Answer is: A146 = Adopt good habits. From statement 2, it is clear that 6 and habits are common in question and statement 2. Hence, 6 stand for habits. So, the information in statement 2 alone is sufficient to answer the question.

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 Statement: Which of the following means 'VERY' is a certain code language? If 'Pit jo ha' means 'very good boy' in that code language. 'jo na pa' means 'she is good' in that code language. (a)The data in both the statement 1 and 2 together are suffient to answer the question. (b)The data is in statement 2 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement 1 alone are not sufficient to answer the question. (c)The data is neither in statement 1 nor in statement 2 are not sufficient to answer the question. (d)The data is in statement 1 alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data is in statement 2 alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
Answer is: AData given in both the statements are not sufficient to solve the question because the code for ' very' is ' pit' or ' ha'.