Alex, Bert, and Carl know a specific number 1 to 9. From the statements below can you determine the number knowing one of them made three true statements and one of them made three false statements?
Alex: The number is less than or equal to 5.
Bert: The number is 2, 4, 7, or 9.
Carl: The number is even.
Alex: Bert's first statement is false.
Carl: The number is at least 5.
Bert: The number is odd.
Carl: Alex's first statement is true.
Alex: The number is not 1, 2, 8, nor 9.
Bert: Carl made exactly one true statement.
(In reply to the answer is 9
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Posted by Charlie
on 2007-03-17 14:23:53