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Difficulty: MediumPuzzle 37

Puzzle IconAfter a local Post Office burglary, four suspects were being interviewed. Below is a summary of their statements.

Police know that each of them told the truth in one of the statements and lied in the other.

From this information can you tell who committed the crime?

Alan said:
   It wasn't Derek
   It wasn't Brian

Brian said:
   It wasn't Charles
   It was Derek

Charles said:
   It was Alan
   It wasn't Derek

Derek said:
   It was Charles
   It wasn't Alan

[Ref: ZEFV] © Kevin Stone

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Difficulty: MediumPuzzle 38

Puzzle IconDuring a recent BrainBashers thinking contest, the total number of points scored by the first six players was 103 and every score was above zero.

The first player scored half the points of the second player, who in turn scored 6 points fewer than the third player.

The third player in turn scored two thirds the points of the fourth player.

The fifth player managed to score the same number of points as the difference between the first and fourth player's points.

Finally, the sixth player scored 14 fewer than the fifth player.

Can you determine how many points the sixth player managed to score?

[Ref: ZRIL] © Kevin Stone

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Difficulty: MediumPuzzle 39

Puzzle IconThe results for a recent Chess tournament between five close rivals is described below:

Dave finished before Adam.
Eileen finished after Betty.
Adam finished before Charles.
Eileen finished after Dave.
Betty finished before Adam.
Dave finished after Betty.
Charles finished before Eileen.

Who finished where?

[Ref: ZJWJ] © Kevin Stone

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Difficulty: MediumPuzzle 40

Puzzle IconBelow are ten words, from each word, remove a single letter and rearrange the remaining letters to find ten new words which are related to each other.

ENERGY
DOORMAN
CLEAREST
WEIGHT
OUTLIVE
EMBARK
CALMER
SOLEMN
VOIDING
ARCHERY

[Ref: ZIRD] © Kevin Stone

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