Sara lives in a large city on the East Coast. Her younger cousin Marlee lives in the Mid-west in a small town with fewer than 1,000 residents. Marlee has visited Sara several times during the past five years. In the same period of time, Sara has visited Marlee only once.
Direction to Solve
In below question consists of a statement, followed by two arguments numbered I and II. You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument.
Statement: Is paying ransom or agreeing to the conditions of kidnappers of political figures, a proper course of action?
l. Yes. The victims must be saved at all cost.
ll. No. It encourages the kidnappers to continue their sinister activities.