# UGC NET Complete Study Material of Logical Reasoning

By Mohit Choudhary|Updated : August 8th, 2022

UGC NET Exam is conducted twice a year by NTA. There are ten units in Paper-1 and each unit has equal weightage in the examination. Most Important Topics in UGC NET Environment, Logical Reasoning, Teaching Aptitude, Research Aptitude, Communication, ICT, Higher Education.

Here are the Study Notes on Logical Reasoning for UGC NET Exam Paper 1, read thoroughly.
Topic which are covered as per the syllabus for UGC NET Exam Paper 1 :

Understanding the structure of arguments:

• argument forms, structure of categorical propositions
• Mood and Figure
• Formal and Informal fallacies
• Uses of language
• Connotations and denotations of terms
• Classical square of opposition

Evaluating and distinguishing deductive and inductive reasoning
Analogies
Venn diagram:

• Simple and multiple use for establishing validity of arguments.

Indian Logic:

• Means of knowledge

Pramanas:

• Pratyaksha (Perception)
• Anumana (Inference)
• Upamana (Comparison)
• Shabda (Verbal testimony)
• Arthapatti (Implication) and
• Anupalabddhi (Non-apprehension).

Structure and kinds of

• Anumana (inference),
• Vyapti (invariable relation)
• Hetvabhasas (fallacies of inference).

Here are the links for topic wise notes for UGC NET Exam Paper 1 : Logical Reasoning

 S.No. TOPIC LINK Definition in Logical reasoning Definition in Logical reasoning Study Notes on Arguments Study Notes on Arguments Indian Logic Indian Logic Fallacies I Fallacies I Fallacies II Fallacies II Square of opposition I Square of opposition Square of Opposition II Square of Opposition II Square of Opposition III Square of Opposition III Arguments Arguments Anumana Anumana Pramana Pramana Logical Reasoning I Logical Reasoning I Logical Reasoning II Logical Reasoning II

## Preparation Tips for upcoming UGC NET EXAM 2022

• Check the full syllabus and examination pattern of the UGC NET EXAM thoroughly
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