Cause and Effect

Directions to SolveIn each of the following questions, two statements numbered I and II are given. There may be cause and effect relationship between the two statements. These two statements may be the effect of the same cause or independent causes. These statements may be independent causes without having any relationship. Read both the statements in each question and mark your answer as
  • (A) If statement I is the cause and statement II is its effect;
  • (B) If statement II is the cause and statement I is its effect;
  • (C) If both the statements I and II are independent causes;
  • (D) If both the statements I and II are effects of independent causes; and
  • (E) If both the statements I and II are effects of some common cause.

Q1: Statements:
  1. The performance of most of the students in final exam of class X in the schools run by the Government was excellent.
  2. Many teachers of the Government schools left the school and joined private schools.

A Both the statements I and II are effects of some common cause

B Both the statements I and II are effects of independent causes

C Both the statements I and II are independent causes

D Statement I is the cause and statement II is its effect

E Statement II is the cause and statement I is its effect

ANS:D - Both the statements I and II are effects of independent causes

Explanation: The students of government schools performing well in the examinations and the teachers of government schools leaving their jobs to join private schools are two separate situations that must have been triggered by independent causes.



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