# Practice Cause And Effect - Verbal Reasoning Online Quiz (Set-1) For All Competitive Exams

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#### Q-5) Cause: There has been incessant rain during the last 48 h. Which of the following can be a possible effect on the cause mentioned above? I. Transport system of the city has completely failed from the last 48 h. II. There is a flood-like situation in most downtown areas of the city. III. So many slum dwellers have been shifted to municipal schools.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-6)Statements (A):There have been sporadic events of stone-pelting throughout the day in the affected areas of the city.Statements (B):Many wounded people were brought to the nearby hospitals from the affected areas of the city.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-7)Statements (A):Govt has decided to distribute part of the foodgrain stock through Public Distribution System to people below poverty line.Statements (B):There has been bumper kharif crop for the last two seasons.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-8)Statements (A):The production of pulses has dropped for the third consecutive year.Statements (B):India has decided to import pulses this year.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-9)Statements (A):Majority of the residents of the housing society participated in the dinner hosted by one of the members of the society.Statements (B):Most of the people living in the housing society invite other members for the functions at their house.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-10)Statements (A):The conditions of all the major roads in the city have deteriorated causing hardship to motorists.Statements (B):The municipal authority has sanctioned significant amount to repair all the major roads in the city.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-11)Statements (A):The High Court has fixed a time limit for repairing all the roads in the city.Statements (B):Road Development Authorities in the city are carrying out road repair work on urgent basis.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-12)Statements (A):The Prime Minister has visited the droughtaffected areas and promised government assistance to help the farmers.Statements (B):A large number of farmers in the drought-affected areas have been suffering due to drought situation and are unable to feed their family.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-13)Statements (A):Govt-owned oil companies have reduced the prices of petroleum products with immediate effect.Statements (B):Govt has made an appeal to the public to reduce consumption of petroleum products.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-14)Statements (A):The train services in the suburban areas of the city were disrupted for four hours.Statements (B):The overhead electrical wire snapped between two stations in suburban area of the city.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Below in each question are given two statements (A) and (B). These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement.

Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choice correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

1. If statement (A) is the cause and statement (B) is its effect.
2. If statement (B) is the cause and statement (A) is the effect.
3. If both the statements (A) and (B) are independent causes.
4. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of independent causes.
5. If both the statements (A) and (B) are effects of some common cause.

#### Q-15)Statements (A):The Govt medical college has decided to increase the number of seats in undergraduate course from the next academic session.Statements (B):The Govt has decided to withdraw its grant from all the Govt medical colleges from the next academic session.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Given below are pairs of events 'A' and 'B'. You have to read both the events 'A' and 'B' and decide their nature of relationship.

You have to assume that the information given in 'A' and 'B' is true and you wil l not assume anything beyond the given information in deciding the answer.

1. If 'A' is the effect and 'B' is its immediate and principal cause.
2. If 'A' is the immediate and principal cause and 'B' is its effect.
3. If 'A' is an effect but 'B' is not its immediate and principal cause.
4. If 'B' is an effect but 'A' is not its immediate and principal cause.
5. None of these

#### Q-16)Event (A):The women’s self-help groups established in large numbers in the rural areas across State X have infused dynamism into the village families and supported the drive for empowerment of women. Event (B):Positive changes have been witnessed in State X, especially in the tribal areas in the southern parts.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Given below are pairs of events 'A' and 'B'. You have to read both the events 'A' and 'B' and decide their nature of relationship.

You have to assume that the information given in 'A' and 'B' is true and you wil l not assume anything beyond the given information in deciding the answer.

1. If 'A' is the effect and 'B' is its immediate and principal cause.
2. If 'A' is the immediate and principal cause and 'B' is its effect.
3. If 'A' is an effect but 'B' is not its immediate and principal cause.
4. If 'B' is an effect but 'A' is not its immediate and principal cause.
5. None of these

#### Q-17)Event (A):Tom Cruise has once again done a great job in MI- II. Event (B):MI-I was full of action, thrill and excitement.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Given below are pairs of events 'A' and 'B'. You have to read both the events 'A' and 'B' and decide their nature of relationship.

You have to assume that the information given in 'A' and 'B' is true and you wil l not assume anything beyond the given information in deciding the answer.

1. If 'A' is the effect and 'B' is its immediate and principal cause.
2. If 'A' is the immediate and principal cause and 'B' is its effect.
3. If 'A' is an effect but 'B' is not its immediate and principal cause.
4. If 'B' is an effect but 'A' is not its immediate and principal cause.
5. None of these

#### Q-18)Event (A):In a committee it has been decided that unauthorised constructions will be demolished. Event (B):The Court has questioned the Urban Development Minister for his order to demolish the unauthorise constructions.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Given below are pairs of events 'A' and 'B'. You have to read both the events 'A' and 'B' and decide their nature of relationship.

You have to assume that the information given in 'A' and 'B' is true and you wil l not assume anything beyond the given information in deciding the answer.

1. If 'A' is the effect and 'B' is its immediate and principal cause.
2. If 'A' is the immediate and principal cause and 'B' is its effect.
3. If 'A' is an effect but 'B' is not its immediate and principal cause.
4. If 'B' is an effect but 'A' is not its immediate and principal cause.
5. None of these

#### Q-19)Event (A):Curfew has been imposed in Kashmir for indefinite period. Event (B):45 people have been shot dead by the mililants in Kashmir.

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##### DIRECTIONS:

Given below are pairs of events 'A' and 'B'. You have to read both the events 'A' and 'B' and decide their nature of relationship.

You have to assume that the information given in 'A' and 'B' is true and you wil l not assume anything beyond the given information in deciding the answer.

1. If 'A' is the effect and 'B' is its immediate and principal cause.
2. If 'A' is the immediate and principal cause and 'B' is its effect.
3. If 'A' is an effect but 'B' is not its immediate and principal cause.
4. If 'B' is an effect but 'A' is not its immediate and principal cause.
5. None of these

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