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  May 2016
 
  April 2016
 
 
 
 
Reasoning the Reason

LEGAL REASONING

Principle: Once the acceptance is made a contract becomes enforceable.

Factual Situation: X goes to a site of apurva.com which is engaged in selling of furniture. He browsed through the catalogue of furniture and clicked on a bookshelf priced at ` 1,000. But at that time the server was down and the message could not pass, it bounced back. X did not notice this and now insists on getting the furniture from apurva.com but the shop has already sold it to Y . Is there any enforceable acceptance?

Decision:

(a) No, because in normal case of contract the acceptance must be communicated
(b) No, because the shopkeeper has not talked face to face
(c) Yes, because X has sent his acceptance
(d) None of the above.

The answer is (a).

LOGICAL REASONING

Given below are two statements labelled as Assertion (A) and Reason (R). Answer

(a) if both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
(b) if both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A
(c) if A is true but R is false
(d) if A is false but R is true.

Assertion (A): In inflation, there is an increase in money-supply and a rise in price level.

Reason (R): The rise in price level is due to shortage in supply of essential consumer goods.

The answer is (a).

ANALYTICAL REASONING

A person starts from a point A and travels 3 kms. eastward to B and then turns left and travels thrice that distance to reach C . He again turns left and travels five times the distance he covered between A and B and reaches his destination D . The shortest distance between the starting point and destination D is

(a) 25 kms
(b) 20 kms
(c) 22 kms
(d) 15 kms.

The answer is (d).

 
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