Hint: Try writing each statement as 'finished before'.
Answer: Betty won, then Dave, Adam, Charles and Eileen.
By placing the person who finished higher to the left we have:
1. Dave finished before Adam Dave > Adam 2. Eileen finished after Betty Betty > Eileen 3. Adam finished before Charles Adam > Charles 4. Eileen finished after Dave Dave > Eileen 5. Betty finished before Adam Betty > Adam 6. Dave finished after Betty Betty > Dave 7. Charles finished before Eileen Charles > Eileen
From 1 and 3:
Dave > Adam > Charles
Dave > Adam > Charles > Eileen
Betty > Dave > Adam > Charles > Eileen
Which is the final placing for all of the players, and can be double checked with the remaining clues.
Below 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 - Y = GREEN
DOORMAN - D = MAROON
CLEAREST - E = SCARLET
WEIGHT - G = WHITE
OUTLIVE - U = VIOLET
EMBARK - K = AMBER
CALMER - L = CREAM
SOLEMN - S = LEMON
VOIDING - V = INDIGO
ARCHERY - A = CHERRY
During the recent BrainBashers football competition, 5 schools were competing.
Each school played each other once, with 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points if they lost.
Here are the final points after all of the matches:
Hint: Tops of thermometers can't be filled unless the bottoms are.