Various types of Syllogism based logical reasoning questions are being asked in different government examinations, which makes them the most important sections under the verbal reasoning section. Syllogism checks the basic aptitude and ability of a candidate to derive inferences from given statements using step-by-step methods of solving problems.

All the singers are dancers.

**Conclusions:**

- Some actors are dancers.
- No singer is actor.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

Some actors are dancers: Yes

No singer is actor: No

Only 1 conclusion follows, i.e. Option A

All the instruments are flutes.

**Conclusions:**

- All the flutes are instruments.
- All the harmoniums are flutes.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

All the flutes are instruments: False.

All harmoniums are flutes: True.

Therefore, only conclusion 2 is True.

Some tixo are mangoes.

**Conclusions:**

- Some mangoes are green.
- Tixo is a yellow.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

Some mangoes are green: No

Tixo is a yellow: Maybe or may not be

Neither of the conclusions follow, hence Option D.

All the parrots are apples.

**Conclusions:**

- All the apples are parrots.
- Some ants are apples.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

All apples are parrots: False.

Some ants are apples: True.

Therefore, only 2nd conclusion is True.

All the pencils are pens.

**Conclusions:**

- Some pens are pencils.
- Some pens are papers.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

Some pens are pencils: True

Some pens are papers: True

Therefore, both the conclusions are True.

All the girls are beautiful.

**Conclusions:**

- All the actors are beautiful.
- Some girls are actors.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

All actresses are beautiful: True

Some girls are actresses: True

Hence, both the conclusion are True.

No door is a wall.

**Conclusions:**

- Some windows are walls.
- No wall is a door.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

Some windows are walls: False

No wall is a door: True

Therefore, only conclusion 2 is True.

All books are shirts.

**Conclusions:**

- Some cups are not shirts.
- Some shirts are cups.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

Some cups are not shirts: False.

Some shirts are cups: True.

Therefore, only conclusion 2 is True.

Some crows are elephants.

**Conclusions:**

- Some cows are elephants.
- All crows are elephants.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

Some cows are elephants: No

All crows are elephants: Maybe or may not be

Neither of the conclusions follow, hence Option D.

All the pens are inks.

**Conclusions:**

- All the pencils are inks.
- Some inks are pencils.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

All the pencils are inks: True

Some inks are pencils: True

Hence, both the conclusion are True.

Some bats are cats.

**Conclusions:**

- Some dogs are cats.
- Some cats are dogs.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

Some dogs are cats: No

Some cats are dogs: Maybe or may not be

Neither of the conclusions follow, hence Option D.

Some scooters are flies.

**Conclusions:**

- All the trucks are scooters.
- Some scooters are trucks.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

All the trucks are scooters: No

Some scooters are trucks: Maybe or may not be

Neither of the conclusions follow, hence Option D.

No chalk is toffee.

**Conclusions:**

- No building is toffee
- All chalks are buildings.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

we can conclude that no building is a toffee.

Hence, it satisfies the 1 conclusion only.

All fans are cats.

**Conclusions:**

- All cars are fans.
- Some fans are cars.

B) Only (2) conclusion follows

C) Either (1) or (2) follows

D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows

E) Both (1) and (2) follow

All cars are fans: No

Some fans are cars: Maybe or may not be

Neither of the conclusions follow, hence Option D.

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