Terms & Conditions
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:
Since there were 5 teams in the league there were a total of 10 possible games (either way around):
Longton vs Fenton
Longton vs Blurton
Longton vs Hulton
Longton vs Fulton
Fenton vs Blurton
Fenton vs Hulton
Fenton vs Fulton
Blurton vs Hulton
Blurton vs Fulton
Hulton vs Fulton
Since each game distributed 2 points to the two teams there were a total of 20 points available to the league.
The results shown add to 17, leaving the remaining 3 to Fulton.