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Ties (Posted on 2002-05-29) Difficulty: 2 of 5
There are 3 gentlemen in a meeting: Mr. Yellow, Mr. Green and Mr. Brown. They are wearing yellow, green and brown ties. Mr. Yellow says:

"Did you notice that the color of our ties are different from our names?"

The person who is wearing the green tie says:

"Yes, you are right!"

Who is wearing what color of tie?

See The Solution Submitted by Half-Mad    
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Solution Solution | Comment 7 of 12 |
Obviously, from the problem each man cannot have the color tie of his name.

The man with a green tie replies to Mr Yellow, so Mr Yellow must have the brown tie.

This leaves Mr. Green with the yellow tie and Mr Brown with the green tie.
  Posted by Lewis on 2003-06-28 22:39:22
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