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Statement: The highway police authority put up large boards at regular intervals indicating the speed limit and dangers of over-speeding on the highways.

Assumptions: .

  1. Most of the motorists may drive their vehicles within the speed limit on the highways.
  2. Motorists generally ignore such cautions and over-speed on the highways.
A

Only I is implicit.

B

Only II is implicit.

C

Either I or II is implicit.

D

I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: d

Assumptions (I) and (II) are implicit. The boards have been put up in the hope that most motorists will heed to them. The sign boards have been put at regular intervals because motorists ignore them, and by putting at different places an attempt is made to constantly remind them.


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