Statement - Assumptions


Statement: "If it does not rain throughout this month, most farmers would be in trouble this year."
I.Timely rain is essential for farming.
II.Most farmers are generally dependent on rains.

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
E. Both i and II are implicit

Answer : Option E

Explanation :

It is mentioned that farmers will be in trouble without rain. This means that timely rain is essential. Also, it shows that farmers are dependent on rain. So, both I and II are implicit.