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6 or less liars (Posted on 2015-11-13) Difficulty: 1 of 5
In a small village there are two kinds of people: liars and truthtellers.
Everybody knows everybody and everybody knows as well who is a liar and who’s a truth-teller.
I approach six villagers and pose the same question to each of them:
"How many liars are among you?"

I get six distinct answers (integers, of course) and deduce the true one.

How many liars are in that group?

Liars always lie and truthtellers never do.

See The Solution Submitted by Ady TZIDON    
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Some Thoughtsre(4): Summing up - spoilerAdy TZIDON2015-11-17 19:20:05
The official solutionAdy TZIDON2015-11-17 10:59:04
re(3): Summing up - spoilerCharlie2015-11-17 10:57:38
Some Thoughtsre(2): Summing up - spoilerAdy TZIDON2015-11-17 10:41:00
Some Thoughtsre: Summing up - spoilerDej Mar2015-11-17 03:43:08
SolutionSumming up - spoilerAdy TZIDON2015-11-16 13:42:45
re(4): solutionCharlie2015-11-15 18:39:50
Solutionre(6): solutionSteve Herman2015-11-15 12:35:46
Hints/Tipsre: solutionAdy TZIDON2015-11-15 10:58:28
Some Thoughtsre(5): solutionAdy TZIDON2015-11-15 10:56:52
re(4): solutionSteve Herman2015-11-15 09:23:52
re(3): solutionAdy TZIDON2015-11-15 09:10:48
Solutionre(2): solutionSteve Herman2015-11-15 07:39:15
Solutionre: solutionDej Mar2015-11-15 05:04:21
Hints/Tipsre: solutionAdy TZIDON2015-11-14 18:53:21
SolutionsolutionCharlie2015-11-13 10:50:54
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