Who Owns The Fish?

There are five houses in a row and in five different colors.

In each house lives a person from a different country.

Each person drinks a certain drink, plays a certain sport, and keeps a certain pet.

No two people drink the same drink, play the same sport, or keep the same pet.

  • The Brit lives in a red house
  • The Swede keeps dogs
  • The Dane drinks tea
  • The green house is on the left of the white house
  • The green house owner drinks coffee
  • The person who plays polo rears birds
  • The owner of the yellow house plays hockey
  • The man living in the house right in the center drinks milk
  • The Norwegian lives in the first house
  • The man who plays baseball lives next to the man who keeps cats
  • The man who keeps horses lives next to the one who plays hockey
  • The man who plays billiards drinks beer
  • The German plays soccer
  • The Norwegian lives next to the blue house
  • The man who plays baseball has a neighbor who drinks water.

 

Who Owns The Fish?

This was given to me as an exercise in logic puzzles. I think it is a great puzzle. According to the worksheet I was given this puzzle is attributed to Albert Einstein. He claimed that 98% of the world could not work it out. Can you?

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