It's riddle time!!!!!

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  1. captain-spanky

    captain-spanky TPF Noob!

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    can you do this WITHOUT cheating or research?
    you can use a bit of paper and a pen if you wish.. but NO external influences for this PLEASE...
    and if anyone's done this before and knows the answer, please don't spoil it for the others... :D
    Just wanna know if any of you guys will get to the same conclusion i did.
    Thanks


    Einstein's Riddle
    There are 5 houses of 5 different colors. In each house lives a person of a different nationality. Each of the 5 residents drinks a certain type of beverage, smokes a certain brand of cigar, and keeps a certain pet. None of them have the same pet, smoke the same brand of cigar or drink the same beverage.
    Who owns the fish?

    Clues:
    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 resident of the green house drinks coffee.
    The person who smokes Pall Mall rears birds.
    The resident of the yellow house smokes Dunhill.
    The resident of the center house drinks milk.
    The Norwegian lives in the first house.
    The person who smokes Blends lives next to the one who keeps cats.
    The person who keeps the horse lives next to the one who smokes Dunhill.
    The person who smokes Bluemasters drinks beer.
    The German smokes Prince.
    The Norwegian lives next to the blue house.
    The person who smokes Blends has a neighbor who drinks water.
     
  2. oriecat

    oriecat work in progress

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    I love logic problems. I will be back... :)
     
  3. oriecat

    oriecat work in progress

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    The coffee drinking, Prince smoking German who lives in the 4th house, which is green, has the fish.
     
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    Geronimo TPF Noob!

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    you ruined it!!!!
     
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    You're supposed to figure it out before you read the rest of the thread! Spanky said he wanted to know if we got the same thing!
     

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