## Tuesday, June 02, 2009

### Logic Quiz 4-2 (Vol 4)

There are four houses with different colours in a row. Each occupant plays a different instrument and keeps a different pet.

1. The grey house is left of the red house.
2. The salesman lives left of the teacher.
3. The manager keeps maltese.
4. The bass player lives in the red house.
5. The brown house is the first house.
6. The drum player keeps maltese.
7. The flute player lives in the third house.
8. The schnauzer owner lives in the yellow house.
9. The teacher keeps pekingese.
10. The lawyer plays guitar.

Question: Who keeps pomeranian?

Benchmark
1 to 5 mins: very good
5 to 10 min: good
10 to 15 mins: fair
more than 15 mins: need more practice!

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Anonymous said...

Need more practice! That's very true. I got the correct answer within seconds after I pacticed it once.

:-) :-D

Tan Kin Lian said...

40 people participated. About 50% of participants got the right answer. They take an average of 9 minutes (good).

Those who got the wrong answers tend to rush to the solution, and indicated a shorter time. They must have just guessed the answer!