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Friends and a Wallet

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

 Puzzle ID: #41945 Fun: (2.83) Difficulty: (1.82) Category: Logic Submitted By: JZumun

You and your five friends, conveniently named A, B, C, D, and E, were hanging out when you spotted a wallet on the floor. You have a poor memory, but you remember that it is owned by one of your friends.

You: Whose wallet is this?
A: That's mine.
D: You're lying, A.
C: Yeah, A, you are lying.
B: A is not lying, guys.
D: That wallet is owned by C.
E: Yeah, D is telling the truth.
B: No, E. That's your wallet.

You remember that at least 2 of your friends always tell the truth (truthtellers), while at least 2 always lie (liars).
Thanks to your memory, however, you can't remember which friend lies or tells the truth.

Can you figure out who owns the wallet?

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 DarkMessiah May 17, 2008 this was an easy one TRILLIONAIRE May 17, 2008 If some always told the truth, and some always lied -- I'd just ask each of them a simple question that I knew the answer to and see who answered truthfully. JZumun May 18, 2008 Hmm... hehe. Never thought of that. tpg76 May 19, 2008 I agree with the conclusion, of course - but this kind of puzzle statement ("at least two.....") leaves open one more possibility that could complicate things. The fifth person can be any of three things - a truthteller, a liar, or someone that does a little of each! That third possibility has to be considered. Still, it looks like "C" is the only logical choice in this one. JZumun May 19, 2008 Oops. I should've written "you're friends are either truthtellers or liars", to get rif of that third option. Thanks for the comment! coltonr1 Jul 15, 2008 Fun, and hard. zxyggrhyn Aug 27, 2008 Yeh, P're! Galing ah! Fun. Never that easy, never that hard. Just at the midway. Candi7 Mar 13, 2013 YES! The first (actually hard) Logic puzzle I have gotten!