Sisters
Logic puzzles require you to think. You will have to be logical in your reasoning.
A 40 year old woman hadn't seen her sister in 4 years. They decided to get together and meet at a mall with their kids. The first woman has a boy and 2 girls. The second has 2 boys and 2 girls. How many sisters are there in all?
HintDon't forget about the moms.
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onlyeeyore
Jun 13, 2005
 Pertty good, but more like a simple trick teaser. 
sk8ergrl
Jun 13, 2005
 it's my first teaser 
Hatedsgurl
Jun 13, 2005
 it was easy, good job 
Punk_Rocker
Jun 13, 2005
 Really easy...O_o 
sk8ergrl
Jun 13, 2005
 thanks 
ginny322
Jun 20, 2005
 easy but i liked it anyways. 
flipflopchica
Jun 21, 2005
 k sry that one made me really mad though cause i was all counting and i got 9, grrr k sorry i'm ok now that was good 
secerlemak
Jun 23, 2005
 what about the 40yr old woman she is also a sister plus da 2 women dats 3 plus da 4 girls dats 7 
angeleyes_7
Jun 23, 2005
 Easy, would have been good in the trick category 
BigRock313
Jun 24, 2005
 A bit easy, keep working on them. As for you secerlemak, I think you should reread the teaser, I think it did a good job on teasing you. 
okieman51
Jun 27, 2005
 used very little logic to arrive at correct answer, too easy, i figured i must have overlooked the trick, there was none 
zigthepig
Jun 29, 2005
 really good and no brain strain 
SiMs_FaN
Jul 08, 2005
 That one was kinda confusing. I still don't get it. There isn't any detail in the answer to understand. Oh well. Good job anyway! 
tjsmom2005
Jul 13, 2005
 Extremely easy. Good job. i like the ones that make sense, and I can answer without looking at the answer. Next time though, a little harder wouldn't hurt! 
tintiniscool
Aug 06, 2006
 the answer is 13........right??
Mom #one
~~~~~~~~~~~
Boy has 2 sisters
First girl has 1 sister
Second girl has 1 sister
sub total with mom #one: 5
Mom #two
~~~~~~~~~~~
First boy has 2 sisters
Second boy has 2 sisters
First girl has 1 sister
Second girl has 1 sister
sub total with mom #two: 6
Both moms
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Mom #one has 1 sister
Mom #two has 1 sister
sub total with moms: 2
Grand Total: (5+6+2) 13
Please tell me if I am wrong, because I really want to know how I am. 
MarcM1098
Oct 27, 2006
 Mom #one
~~~~~~~~~~~
Boy has 2 sisters
First girl has 1 sister
Second girl has 1 sister
sub total with mom #one: 4 (not 5)
Grand Total: (4+6+2) 12
I calculated 12 as well  this is how many sister relationships there are.
The given answer, 6, is how many people are sisters. 
tintiniscool
Nov 05, 2006
 hhmmmmm..ok! 
Awkward
Mar 26, 2009
 Yeah I agree with Tintin and Marc, the question is poorly phrased. I would have said 12 as well. 
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