# For X, a Missile Base is a More Highly Prized Assignment than a Supply Depot. - Logical Reasoning

MCQ

A fact situation and result is presented. The following statement has to be separately evaluated in relation to the fact-situation and result' Evaluate these statements with the following sequences of decisions. The first of these that you cannot eliminate is the correct answer.
Result: Two months later, X received a promotion and was made Commander of the Kapistan missile division in Kahore.

For X, a missile base is a more highly prized assignment than a supply depot.

#### Options

• lf the statement is inconsistent with or contradicts, the fact situation, the result, or both together.

• lf the statement presents a possible adequate explanation of the result.

• lf the statement is deducible from something in the fact-situation, or the result, or both together.

• lf the statement either supports or weakens a possible explanation of the result.

#### Solution

lf the statement is deducible from something in the fact-situation, or the result, or both together.

Explanation:

According to the passage, despite X’s training in engineering and electronics, he was reassigned to military supply and the result says that he was promoted and made commander of missile division. Since missile division is related to the field in which he received his training, we can say that to X, a missile base is a more highly prized assignment than a supply depot. Hence, 'lf the statement is deducible from something in the fact-situation, or the result, or both together' is the correct answer.

Concept: Statement and Assumption (Entrance Exam)
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