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21. Statement: The Government has decided to levy 2 percent on the tax amount payable for funding drought relief programmes.
Assumptions:

I. The Government does not have sufficient money to fund drought relief programmes.
II. The amount collected by way of surcharge may be adequate to fund these drought relief programmes.
a. Only assumption I is implicit
b. Only assumption II is implicit
c. Either I or II is implicit
d. Both I and II are implicit
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Answer: (d).Both I and II are implicit

22. Statement: Detergents should be used to clean clothes.
Assumptions:

I. Detergents form more lather.
II. Detergents help to dislodge grease and dirt.
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

23. Statement: It will be a substantial achievement in the field of education if one provides one school for every village in our country and enforce attendance.
Assumptions:

I. Children in villages do not attend school regularly.
II. Providing school to every village is desirable.
a. Only assumption I is implicit
b. Only assumption II is implicit
c. Either I or II is implicit
d. Both I and II are implicit
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Answer: (d).Both I and II are implicit

24. Statement: The government has decided to disinvest large chunk of its equity in select public sector undertakings for a better fiscal management.
Assumptions:

I. The amount generated out of the disinvestment process may reduce substantially the mounting fiscal deficits.
II. There will be enough demand in the market for the shares of these undertakings.
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

25. Statement: Never before such a lucid book was available on the topic.
Assumptions:

I. Some other books were available on this topic.
II. You can write lucid books on very few topics.
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

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