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Different in-laws

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Puzzle ID:#1125
Fun:*** (2.52)
Difficulty:** (1.56)
Category:Trick
Submitted By:BigMan****
Corrected By:Winner4600

 

 

 



Dave and his brother Bob married Sue and Hannah, who are both sisters. However, Dave and Bob have different in-laws. How can this be?




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Comments

duffycoat
Nov 18, 2001

funny:-)
comet16
Mar 31, 2002

fun, but easy
curly*
May 03, 2002

Dave and Bob may also be vicars!!!!!!
horse_luverAca*
Apr 21, 2003

I thought Sue and Hannah were Sisters of the Church, ie nuns, but your answer worx 2. PS: Should probably be in Trick.
MadDog72**
Mar 12, 2006

If Dave marries Hannah and Bob marries Sue, then Sue will be Dave's in-law but not Bob's and Hannah will be Bob's in-law but not Sue's.
mitzimesserAil*
Apr 04, 2006

Very nice...I must read these things more carefully.
I thought they were half sisters with different parents.
petraka
Apr 25, 2006

i thought they were sisters-in-law!! hard one.
davdavidAus*
Feb 19, 2007

me too but it got my first ever perfect score
Icecream-Queen*us*
Nov 20, 2007

fun and easy!
WCCopeAus*
Jan 24, 2008

Your answer was WRONG!!!!

Hannah and Sue's parents are dead, and they have no other relatives.

Bob and Dave only have sister-in-laws, which are the each others wife.
guy_4uA*
Jul 11, 2008

smart
mathisnice*us*
Mar 21, 2010

Easy, but a cute trick.

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