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Profession Pursuit II (Posted on 2014-01-02) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Mr. Burton has a wife and a daughter; the daughter has a husband and a son. The following facts refer to the people mentioned:
  1. One of the five people is a doctor and one of the other four is the doctorís patient.
  2. The doctorís first offspring and the patientís older parent are of the same sex.
  3. The doctorís first offspring is:
    • not the patient, and:
    • not the patientís older parent.
Who is the doctor?

See The Solution Submitted by K Sengupta    
Rating: 3.0000 (2 votes)

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Solution Answer | Comment 1 of 2
What a mess!

IMHO the husband is the DOCTOR,  and his wife the PATIENT.

  Mr  B. Ia therefore older than his wife.

  Posted by Ady TZIDON on 2014-01-03 05:17:54
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