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by TimM1104
Mon Jun 30, 2008 4:21 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Three princesses
Replies: 446
Views: 206856

Re: Three princesses

I looked above and noticed the much more simple solution that is indeed significantly more optimal. However mine has one advantage that the much more elegant solution lacks. Mine would work if you did not know the whole age thing. Thus the other one is the best for the question asked, but if some d...
by TimM1104
Tue Jun 24, 2008 7:06 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Three princesses
Replies: 446
Views: 206856

Re: Three princesses

But... if you ask thtat to the youngest, she would say yes she is, and the truthful person would say no. So if they aren't agreeing on something it makes it impossible No, both the youngest and oldest would answer "no," and the middle would answer "yes." Why would the middle...
by TimM1104
Mon Jun 16, 2008 1:50 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Three princesses
Replies: 446
Views: 206856

Re: Three princesses

Two answers were posted on page 5... Now I still am curious about the version which you can only as one one sister, one question, while she is right in front of you.(while the other two are in a different room), and afterwords are forced to decide to marry her or to have one of the other two sister...
by TimM1104
Thu Jun 12, 2008 2:42 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Three princesses
Replies: 446
Views: 206856

Re: Three princesses

Two answers were posted on page 5... Now I still am curious about the version which you can only as one one sister, one question, while she is right in front of you.(while the other two are in a different room), and afterwords are forced to decide to marry her or to have one of the other two sisters...
by TimM1104
Tue Jun 03, 2008 7:32 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Three princesses
Replies: 446
Views: 206856

Re: Three princesses

Swamp, I am unsure if I agree with your answer. It seemed tobe three questions asked in one? A much shorter or easier question would be: You ask Person C, "Is person B older than Person A?" and you marry whichever one is younger. Table would be: If person C was the liar she would answer th...

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