# essential part logical reasoning questions

6.

pain
A.     cut    B.     burn
C.     nuisance    D.     hurt

Explanation:

Pain is suffering or hurt, so choice d is the essential element. Without hurt, there is no pain. A cut (choice a) or a burn (choice b) may cause pain, but so do many other types of injury. A nuisance (choice c) is an annoyance that may or may not cause pain.
7.

gala
A.     celebration    B.     tuxedo
C.     appetizer    D.     orator

Explanation:

A gala indicates a celebration, the necessary element here. A tuxedo (choice b) is not required garb at a gala, nor is an appetizer (choice c). A gala may be held without the benefit of anyone speaking (choice d).
8.

monopoly
A.     corrupt    B.     exclusive
C.     rich    D.     gigantic

Explanation:

The essential part of a monopoly is that it involves exclusive ownership or control.
9.

guitar
A.     band    B.     teacher
C.     songs    D.     strings

Explanation:

A guitar does not exist without strings, so strings are an essential part of a guitar. A band is not necessary to a guitar (choice a). Guitar playing can be learned without a teacher (choice b). Songs are byproducts of a guitar (choice c).