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 The Midville Muddlers (Posted on 2005-04-15)
In this problem the puzzles each contain a series of statements. However you will find (or will have to find) that one statement is false. It will be necessary for you to find the false one in order to solve the puzzle.

The Midville Muddlers baseball team depends on four players to score most of their runs. The positions of the four are the three outfielders (rightfielder, centerfielder, and leftfielder) and the catcher. From the statements that follow, determine the first name (Henry, Ken, Leo, or Stan), surname (Dodson, Brooks, Clements, or Ashley), position, and batting average of each player. (The averages: .280, .295, .310, .325)

1. Neither Leo nor the catcher has a batting average over .300.

2. Three who are neighbors are Clements, the rightfielder, and the player who bats .325.

3. The centerfielder bats .295.

4. Stan's batting average is 30 points higher than that of Ken, who does not live near any of the other three.

5. Brooks and Henry, who is not Ashley, both bat over .300 and are in competition to see which will score the most runs this season.

6. Henry, who is neither the rightfielder nor the leftfielder, has a lower batting average than the catcher.

Remember one of these is false.

 No Solution Yet Submitted by ron Rating: 3.5556 (9 votes)

 Subject Author Date No Subject scott 2005-07-05 14:44:34 sol'n josh 2005-06-28 20:14:56 solution erica 2005-06-06 21:57:15 solution jerry 2005-05-28 18:57:58 re: the solution R Rod 2005-05-10 22:59:24 Solution Steve Ryan 2005-04-20 12:21:42 My solution David Venzor 2005-04-20 03:26:49 the solution Benji 2005-04-19 18:33:46 re(2): the computer (exhaustive) solution Charlie 2005-04-19 16:22:31 No Subject hrehling 2005-04-19 15:42:15 Problem source Brian Smith 2005-04-19 15:08:53 re: the computer (exhaustive) solution Melissa 2005-04-19 14:20:13 What? Melissa 2005-04-19 14:17:18 re: solution greg 2005-04-19 04:17:56 solving greg 2005-04-19 04:02:13 I just love these Trish 2005-04-18 22:04:46 re: The false statement Old Original Oskar! 2005-04-15 21:46:20 The false statement Federico Kereki 2005-04-15 20:26:58 the computer (exhaustive) solution Charlie 2005-04-15 20:15:58 solution larry 2005-04-15 20:00:10 re: No Subject (plus half a solution) nikki 2005-04-15 19:46:06 No Subject Hannah Caldwell 2005-04-15 19:00:38

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