in Verbal Aptitude edited by
963 views
2 votes
2 votes

A map shows the elevations of Darjeeling, Gangtok, Kalimpong, Pelling, and Siliguri. Kalimpong is at a lower elevation than Gangtok,  Pelling is at a lower elevation than Gantok. Pelling is at a higher elevation than Siliguri. Darjeeling is at a higher elevation than Gangtok.

Which of the following statement can be inferred from the paragraph above?

  1. Pelling is at a higher elevation than Kalimpong
  2. Kalimpong is at a lower elevation than Darjeeling
  3. Kalimpong is at a higher elevation than Siliguri
  4. Siliguri is at a lower elevation than Gangtok
  1. Only ii
  2. Only ii and iii
  3. Only ii and iv
  4. Only iii and iv
in Verbal Aptitude edited by
963 views
Migrated from GO Civil 3 years ago by Arjun

1 Answer

4 votes
4 votes
Best answer
Using fist letter to denote the cities, we can arrange them in the order of elevations as ($,$ means order is not sure)

$\{\{S < P\}, K\}<G < D$

So, options (ii) and (iv) can be concluded whereas we are not sure about (i) and (iii).

Correct Option: C.
by

1 comment

  1. Pelling is at a higher elevation than Kalimpong $\implies\text{False}$
  2. Kalimpong is at a lower elevation than Darjeeling $\implies\textbf{True}$
  3. Kalimpong is at a higher elevation than Siliguri$\implies \text{False}$
  4. Siliguri is at a lower elevation than Gangtok$\implies \textbf{True}$
1
1
Answer:

Related questions