Statement - Assumptions

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Statement: "Please put more people on the job to make up for the delay."
Assumptions:
I.Delay is inevitable in most jobs.
II.Output will increase with more number of people on the job.

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

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Statement: "If it does not rain throughout this month, most farmers would be in trouble this year."
Assumptions:
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

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Statement: In spite of less than normal rainfall in the catchment areas during the first two months of monsoon of the lakes supplying water to the city the authority has not yet affected any cut in the water supply to the city.
Assumptions:
I.The rainfall during the remaining part of the monsoon may be adequate for normal water supply.
II.The present water level of the lakes supplying water to the city may be adequate for normal supply.

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

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Statement: "Two months ago, it was announced that Central Government pensioners would get dearness relief with immediate effect but till date, banks have not credited the arrears." - A statement from a Pensioners' Forum.
Assumptions:
I.Most of the banks normally take care of the pensioners.
II.Two months time is sufficient for the government machinery to move and give effect to pensioners.

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

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Statement: "A rare opportunity to be a professional while you are at home." - An advertisement for computer literate housewives by a computer company.

Assumptions:I.Some housewives simultaneously desire to become professional.

A. Only I and II are implicit
B. Only II and III are implicit
C. Only I and III are implicit
D. Only II is implicit
E. Both I and II are implicit