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6. Statement: The State government has decided to appoint four thousand primary school teachers during the next financial year.
Assumptions:

I. There are enough schools in the state to accommodate four thousand additional primary school teachers.
II. The eligible candidates may not be interested to apply as the government may not finally appoint such a large number of primary school teachers.
a. Only assumption I is implicit
b. Only assumption II is implicit
c. Either I or II is implicit
d. Neither I nor II is implicit
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Answer: (a).Only assumption I is implicit

7. Statement: A warning in a train compartment - "To stop train, pull chain. Penalty for improper use Rs. 500."
Assumptions:

Some people misuse the alarm chain.
II. On certain occasions, people may want to stop a running train.
a. Only assumption I is implicit
b. Only assumption II is implicit
c. Either I or II is implicit
d. Neither I nor II is implicit
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Answer: Both I and II are implicit

8. Statement: If it is easy to become an engineer, I don't want to be an engineer.
Assumptions:

I. An individual aspires to be professional.
II. One desires to achieve a thing which is hard earned.
a. Only assumption I is implicit
b. Only assumption II is implicit
c. Either I or II is implicit
d. Neither I nor II is implicit
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Answer: (b).Only assumption II is implicit

9. Statement: The concession in rail fares for the journey to hill stations has been cancelled because it is not needed for people who can spend their holidays there.
Assumptions:

I. Railways should give concession only to needy persons.
II. Railways should not encourage people to spend their holidays at hill stations.
a. Only assumption I is implicit
b. Only assumption II is implicit
c. Either I or II is implicit
d. Neither I nor II is implicit
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Answer: (a).Only assumption I is implicit

10. Statement: "The bridge was built at the cost of Rs. 128 crores and even civil bus service is not utilizing it, what a pity to see it grossly underutilized." - A citizen's view on a new flyover linking east and west sides of a suburb.
Assumptions:

I. The building of such bridges does not serve any public objective.
II. There has to be some accountability and utility of money spent on public projects.
a. Only assumption I is implicit
b. Only assumption II is implicit
c. Either I or II is implicit
d. Neither I nor II is implicit
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Answer: (b).Only assumption II is implicit

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