# Venn Diagram Reasoning questions for SSC CGL Exam

Directions (1-9): Each of the questions below contains three elements. These three elements may or may not have some linkage. Each group of the elements may fit into one of the diagrams at (a), (b), (c) and (d). You have to indicate groups of elements in each of the questions fit into which of the diagrams given below. The letter indicating the diagram is the answer.

Direction (10-12): In the following diagram, three classes of population are represented by three figures. The triangle represents the school teachers, the square represents the married persons and the circle represents the persons living in joint families.

Q10. Married persons living in joint families but not working as school teachers are represented by
(a) C
(b) F
(c) D
(d) A

Q11. Persons who live in joint families, are unmarried and who do not work as school teachers are represented by
(a) C
(b) B
(c) E
(d) D

Q12. Married teachers living in joint families are represented by
(a) C
(b) B
(c) D
(d) A

Directions (13-15): In the following questions, answers are to be based on the diagrams given below, where the triangle represents doctors, the circle represents players and the rectangle represents artists.
Q13. Which numbered space in the diagram represents doctors who are also players and artists?
(a) 2
(b) 3
(c) 4
(d) 5

Q14. Which number represents artists who are also players only?
(a) 4
(b) 6
(c) 7
(d) 8

Q15. Which number represents artists who are neither players nor doctors?
(a) 1
(b) 2
(c) 3
(d) 4

Solutions

S1. Ans.(b)
Sol.
Table and Chair are entirely different.
But, both are items of furniture.

S2. Ans.(b)
Sol.
Husband and Wife are entirely different. But, both are parts of a family.

S3. Ans.(d)
Sol.

All mothers and all widows are women. Some mothers can be widow.

S4. Ans.(d)
Sol.
The given items are all entirely different from each other.

S5. Ans.(a)
Sol.
Some professors may be scientists or researchers. Some scientists may be researchers.

S6. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S7. Ans.(c)
Sol.
Yak, Zebra and Deer are entirely different from each other.

S8. Ans.(c)
Sol.
Mountains and Forests are parts of Earth. But, some mountains are forested and some forests are mountainous.

S9. Ans.(d)
Sol.
Some wires are made of copper. But, Paper is entirely different.

S10. Ans.(c)
Sol. Married persons living in joint families are represented by the region common to the square and the circle i.e., D and B. But, according to the given conditions, the persons should not be school teachers. So, B is to be excluded. Hence, the required condition is denoted by region D.

S11. Ans.(c)
Sol. Persons living in joint families are represented by the circle. According to the given conditions, the persons should be unmarried and not working as school teachers. So, the region should not be a part of either the square or the triangle. Thus, the given conditions are satisfied by the region E.

S12. Ans.(b)
Sol. Married teachers are represented by the region common to the square and the triangle i.e., B and C. But, according to the given conditions, the persons should be living in joint families. So, the required region should be a part of the circle. Since B lies inside the circle.

S13. Ans.(d)
Sol. The required region is the one which is common to the triangle, circle and rectangle i.e. 5.

S14. Ans.(b)
Sol. The required region is the one which is common to the rectangle and the circle but lies outside the triangle i.e. 6.

S15. Ans.(a)
Sol. The required region is the one which lies inside the rectangle but outside the circle and the triangle i.e. 1.

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