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 Red, White, Blue and Green (Posted on 2008-01-14)
```    A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+
1|   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+
2|   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+
3|   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+
4|   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+
5|   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+
6|   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+
7|   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+
8|   |   |   |   |   |   |   |   |
+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+```
Place two reds, two whites, two blues and two greens in every row, column and long diagonal.

The following clues will help!

1. Each blue is immediately right of each green.
2. There are no reds in cells E, F, G or H; there are no blues in cells
A, B, C or D.
4. No clue needed.
5. No clue needed.
6. The pattern of colours takes the form abccdadb.
7. The pattern of colours takes the form aabcbcdd.
8. The pattern of colours takes the form abbccdad.

A. No clue needed.
B. The blues are separated by five cells.
C. There are no reds in cells 5, 6, 7 or 8.
D. No clue needed.
E. The blues are separated by six cells.
F. The whites are separated by six cells; the reds by two cells.
G. There are no reds or greens in cells 1, 2, 3 or 4.
H. The whites are separated by five cells; the greens by two cells.

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 Submitted by Josie Faulkner Rating: 3.5000 (2 votes) Solution: (Hide) ``` +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | G | B | R | G | B | W | W | R | +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | R | W | G | R | G | B | B | W | +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | W | G | R | W | R | G | B | B | +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | G | R | B | B | W | R | W | G | +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | W | W | B | G | R | G | R | B | +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | B | R | W | W | G | B | G | R | +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | B | B | W | R | W | R | G | G | +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | R | G | G | B | B | W | R | W | +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+``` Please see nikki's solution at http://perplexus.info/show.php?pid=5918&cid=39389

 Subject Author Date re(4): computer/human collaboration Josie Faulkner 2008-01-17 16:47:48 re(3): computer/human collaboration Charlie 2008-01-17 11:03:31 re(4): computer/human collaboration Josie Faulkner 2008-01-17 03:03:30 re(4): computer/human collaboration Josie Faulkner 2008-01-17 03:02:13 re(3): computer/human collaboration nikki 2008-01-16 23:35:26 re(3): computer/human collaboration Dej Mar 2008-01-16 22:47:11 re(2): computer/human collaboration Josie Faulkner 2008-01-16 16:43:43 re: computer/human collaboration Charlie 2008-01-16 14:31:17 Solution Dej Mar 2008-01-15 02:33:59 computer/human collaboration Charlie 2008-01-14 18:59:19 Solution (with step by step walkthrough) nikki 2008-01-14 13:04:30

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