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8y, 2m agoPosted 8 years, 2 months ago
Riddle!
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.There are 5 houses in 5 different colors. In each house lives a person with a different nationality.
The 5 owners drink a certain type of beverage, smoke a certain brand of cigar, and keep a certain pet.
No owners have the same pet, smoke the same brand of cigar, or drink the same beverage.

The question is: Who owns the fish?


NO GOOGLING ALLOWED!
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(Hints in post 2 )
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8y, 2m agoPosted 8 years, 2 months ago
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#1
Hints: [LIST]
[*]The Brit lives in the red house.
[*]The Swede keeps dogs as pets.
[*]The Dane drinks tea.
[*]The green house is on the left of the white house.
[*]The green homeowner drinks coffee.
[*]The person who smokes Pall Mall rears birds.
[*]The owner of the yellow house smokes Dunhill.
[*]The man living in the center house drinks milk.
[*]The Norwegian lives in the first house.
[*]The man who smokes Blend lives next to the one who keeps cats.
[*]The man who keeps the horse lives next to the man who smokes Dunhill.
[*]The owner who smokes Bluemaster drinks beer.
[*]The German smokes prince.
[*]The Norwegian lives next to the blue house.
[*]The man who smokes Blend has a neighbor who drinks water.[/LIST]
#2
[CENTER][SIZE=6][COLOR=darkred]NO GOOGLING ALLOWED!![/COLOR][/SIZE]
:p:p:p:p:p[/CENTER]
#3
[FONT=Arial][COLOR=#783896]Einstein wrote this riddle early during the 19th century. He said 98% of the world could not solve it. Its not hard, you just need to pay attention and be patient.[/COLOR][/FONT]
#4
snowtiger
[CENTER][SIZE=6][COLOR=darkred]NO GOOGLING ALLOWED!![/COLOR][/SIZE]
:p:p:p:p[/CENTER]


I just googled it :x:
#5
The Dane ?
banned#6
its attributed to einstien this one but no-one knows if he actually wrote it .... and i know the answer as ive done it b4 so i'll leave it to someone else
#7
This could take a while :thinking:

I'm thinking a pen and paper is needed ;-)
#8
tea-towel;3064413
I just googled it :x:

100 Lines for you :
I must not Google to find answers to snowtigers riddles, I must not Google to find answers to snowtigers riddles, ............ go on ... off you go ................naughty step for you!!! :p.
#9
libbitom1;3064449
This could take a while :thinking:

I'm thinking a pen and paper is needed ;-)

Yes to do this you will need a pen and paper, make some kind of table to help :)
#10
kyalion;3064421
The Dane ?

Why do you think the Dane ?
#11
Well I managed to work out everything for the Yellow & Blue House :geek:

Just the other 3 houses to go :?
#12
nikkib123;3064479
It was doing my head in - I even wrote it all out and had diagrams - ARGH!!
[COLOR=darkred]This is the only way to do it ....... make a table .... you will get there in the end![/COLOR]
Ok I googled it - but I still dont understand it even though I know the answer ha ha

:roll::)
#13
snowtiger
Why do you think the Dane ?


Just a stab in the dark. Guy at work with me just shouted out the answer to me, so I HAVE googled it now.
#14
libbitom1;3064512
Well I managed to work out everything for the Yellow & Blue House :geek:
[COLOR=darkred]You've done the hard bit ! 1/2 way there now![/COLOR]
Just the other 3 houses to go :?

[COLOR=darkred]keep up the good work ! :)[/COLOR]
#15
Got it !!!!!!!!!!!!! :geek:

It's the German !!! Please say I'm right or I'm gonna cry :cry:
1 Like #16
Should I have said that ???! :oops:
Might have told others the answer :thinking:
#17
Itz A German
#18
libbitom1;3064578
Got it !!!!!!!!!!!!! :geek:

It's the German !!! Please say I'm right or I'm gonna cry :cry:

YES YOU ARE CORRECT -WELL DONE YOU :thumbsup:
#19
It's the Bangladeshi, they like fish.
#20
The answer is...
house 1 2 3 4 5

color yellow blue red green white

nationality norweigian dane brit german swede

drink water tea milk coffee beer

smoke dunhill blend pall mall prince bluemaster

pet cats horse birds [COLOR=red]fish[/COLOR] dogs
#21
SORRY cant get the table to copy & paste on here !
#22
raptorcigs;3064593
Itz A German

Iz youz a cheatin' Raptor ? !! :p
#23
Abvance;3064595
It's the Bangladeshi, they like fish.

lol :-D
#24
snowtiger
100 Lines for you :
I must not Google to find answers to snowtigers riddles, I must not Google to find answers to snowtigers riddles, ............ go on ... off you go ................naughty step for you!!! :p.


The chalk has run out now :(
Perhaps I can just cut and paste.
#25
The German
#26
Haha... Guess I'm too late to answer
#27
If you managed it without Googling or looking at the posted answer ... well done :thumbsup:......................... .. if not naughty step for you too ! :-D :p
#28
I didn't google but it did take me a good 10 minutes! :thinking:
banned#29
Well I googled it - but only after the answer was shown. Still not 100% convinced on how it comes about! (Though I can see a fair bit of logic with some of it.)

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