## Sunday, January 06, 2008

### Logic Quiz E-1

If you want a challenging logic quiz, try the following. Put our name and time taken in this blog. If you can get the answer within 15 minutes, you are very good!

There are six houses with different colours in a row. Each occupant likes a different fruit, drinks a different beverage, drives a different car and speaks a different language.

1. The person who speaks French lives to the left of the person who speaks German.
2. The technician lives to the left of the green house.
3. The person who drinks water is the lawyer.
4. The person who likes melon lives to the left of the person who likes durian.
5. The person who speaks Japanese lives two houses left of the brown house.
6. The person who speaks Italian lives two houses left of the person who drives Hyundai.
7. The person who drives Honda lives two houses left of the person who drives Nissan.
8. The person who likes mango lives two houses left of the doctor.
9. The person who drives BMW lives two houses left of the blue house.
10. The engineer lives two houses left of the person who drinks water.
11. The engineer lives in the third house.
12. The person who likes apple lives to the left of the engineer.
13. The accountant lives to the left of the salesman.
14. The person who likes banana lives two houses left of the person who drinks beer.
15. The person who drives Peugeot lives two houses left of the person who likes strawberry.
16. The person who drinks tea lives two houses left of the yellow house.
17. The person who drinks juice lives to the left of the person who drinks wine.
18. The white house is two houses left of the person who speaks Russian.
19. The person who drives Toyota lives three houses left of the person who drinks milk.
20. The red house is to the left of the person who likes apple.

Question: Who speaks Chinese

Tan Kin Lian said...

I took 21 mins to solve this logic quiz, although I have practiced many times on this type of quiz - to check that the quiz is "good", and I created the quiz.

If you can do it in less time, then you are very good - better than the 2% identified by Einstein.

Tan Kin Lian said...

The answer "Tan Kin Lian speak Chinese in Taipei" is wrong. It is not part of the clue!

hanglian said...

House 2, Apple, Wine, BMW, Chinese, White, Salesman

Time taken: 45 mins

Tan Kin Lian said...

This must be quite difficult. Hanglian got it correct.