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Bank PO :: Test No 19
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1 .

Direction (Q. 1-5): In each of the questions given below, a statement is followed by two courses of action. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement, follow-up or further action in regard to the problem, policy etc. On the basis of the information given in the statement, you have to assume everything in the statement to be true and then decide which of the given courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.

Statement: The board of directors of the company 'K' has decided in principle to wind up or sell off its business in all but core competency area.
Courses of action:
I. The top management will have to first identify core competency area of its operations.
II. It will have to identify and shift its best people from core competency area to non-core area.

A.    if only I follows. B.    if only II follows.
C.    if either I or II follows. D.    if both l and ll follow.
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2 .

Statement: ABC Ltd company has decided to launch free education up to class X for the children of its employees from June 2010.
Courses of action:
l. The company should reduce its other expenditures to save money for the plan.
II The company will have to prepare details for the execution of the plan.

A.    if only I follows. B.    if only II follows.
C.    if either I or II follows. D.    if both l and ll follow.
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3 .

Statement: The proposed strike by the transporters would paralyse day to-day life of the people.
Courses of action:
I. City administrators should engage the transporters in negotiations on their demands in order to pre-empt their strike.
II. City administration should arrange for alternative public transportation system during the strike.

A.    if only I follows. B.    if only II follows.
C.    if either I or II follows. D.    if both l and ll follow.
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4 .

Statement: Most of the books in the c ollege library are in a bad shape.
Courses of action:
I. The library should be closed down during lean academic period and all books should be mended immediately.
II. The library should order for new copies of all the books.

A.    if only I follows. B.    if only II follows.
C.    if either I or II follows. D.    if both l and ll follow.
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5 .

Statement: The state 'K' is expecting; bumper crop of rice this year under its 'Rice Purchase Guarantee Scheme'.
Course of action:
I Other farmers should also start cultiv ation of rice from the next year.
II. The price of rice will increase in the open market.

A.    if only I follows. B.    if only II follows.
C.    if either I or II follows. D.    if neither I nor II follows.
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Direction (Q. 6-10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or ta ken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.
Statement: A sentence in the letter to the candidates called for written exam- "you have to bea r your expenses on travel etc."
Assumptions:
I. If it is not clarified, all the candidates may claim reimbursement of expenses.
II. Many organisations reimburse expenses on travel to candidates called for written examinat ion.

A.    if only assumption I is implicit. B.    if only assumption II is implicit.
C.    if either assumption I or II is implicit. D.    if neither assumption I nor II is implicit.
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7 .

Statement: Postal rates have been increased to meet the deficit.
Assumptions:
I. The present rates are very low.
Il. If the rates are not increased, the deficit cannot be met.

A.    if only assumption I is implicit. B.    if only assumption II is implicit.
C.    if either assumption I or II is implicit. D.    if neither assumption I nor II is implicit.
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8 .

Statement: E> /erybody loves reading adventure stories.
Assumptions:
l. Adventure stories are the only reading material available.
Il. Nobody lov res reading any other material.

A.    if only assumption I is implicit. B.    if only assumption II is implicit.
C.    if either assumption I or II is implicit. D.    if neither assumption I nor II is implicit.
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9 .

Statement: Th e next meeting of the board of the institute will be held after one year.
Assumptions:
I The instituti 3 will remain in function after one year.
II. The board v vill be dissolved after one year.

A.    if only assumption I is implicit. B.    if only assumption II is implicit.
C.    if either assumption I or II is implicit. D.    if neither assumption I nor II is implicit.
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10 .

Statement: Pie ase consult me before making any decision on exports c if the company.
Assumptions:
l. You may tak e a wrong decision if you don't consult me.
II. It is importa nt to take a right decision.

A.    if only assumption I is implicit. B.    if only assumption II is implicit.
C.    if either assumption I or II is implicit. D.    if both assumptions I and II are implicit.
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