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Accountants and Lawyers

Logic puzzles require you to think. You will have to be logical in your reasoning.


Puzzle ID:#31176
Fun:*** (2.82)
Difficulty:** (1.43)
Submitted By:maxvu*
Corrected By:Mysterious




You are attending a business meeting which consists of only accountants and lawyers. From your previous dealings with these two professions, you know that accountants always tell the truth about everything, and lawyers always lie about something.

Two gentlemen, Sam and Adam, approach you. Sam introduces himself and says, "I am a lawyer, but Adam is an accountant."

Based on what you know from your previous dealings, what are each of the men's actual professions?

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Jun 17, 2006

Fun and easy. Well done!
Jun 17, 2006

Braingle must be making me clevererer - I got this!
Jun 17, 2006

I cannot lie (I'm an accountant) -- this was easy but fun.
Jun 17, 2006

Great teaser but one thing: I didn't get it that lawyers only lied about one thing. Still, great teaser!!!!
Jun 18, 2006

good one but it was a bit confusing
Jun 18, 2006

You put down what the characters should be in this kind of teaser and for this I applaud you. Great teaser, a bit easy, but great.
Jun 19, 2006

Really good! (I wonder if you could weave a Real Estate Agent in amongst the lawyers????)
Jun 19, 2006

Hey! Im an honest man, and my profesion is being a lawyer! JK, good one! also by the way boodler, cleverer isn't a word, so braingle must be getting you more stupid.
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Jun 29, 2006

I didn't understand why Sam couldn't have been lying about being Sam-Maybe he was Adam
Jul 05, 2006

Sam could have been the accountant. Adam could have been the laywer.
Jul 08, 2006

I loved this! It was not too difficult, but made me think for a few minutes. Good one!

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