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Puzzle ID:#50268
Fun:*** (2.21)
Difficulty:* (0.58)
Category:Logic-Grid
Submitted By:klsowell*******

 

 

 



Three friends - Jack, Lucy, and Elaine - recently joined a writing club, but they got their stories all mixed up! Using the clues, can you determine whose story is whose, and how many words each one has?

Names: Jack, Lucy, Elaine
Story Titles: The Pirate's Quest, Into the Garden, Aether Dreams
Numbers of Words: 2000, 5000, 10000,

Clues:

1. The three stories are: the one with 10000 words, the one entitled The Pirate's Quest, and Elaine's story.

2. The writer of Into the Garden thought her book would be the longest, but it ended up the shortest.

3. Jack's book had nothing to do with flowers or magic; he instead chose a more boy-ish theme.

4. Lucy's book had a magical, multi-dimensional theme that had nothing to do with pirates or gardens.

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Answer

The Pirate's Quest was 5000 words long and was written by Jack.
Into the Garden was 2000 words long and was written by Elaine.
Aether Dreams was 10000 words long and was written by Lucy.

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Comments

BadBunnee02*th*
Apr 27, 2014

Thank you for the challenge. Interesting Teaser.

I am not very good at Logic Grids, but I attempt them because of the challenge.

I gave it top rating for "fun".

BB02
klsowell**
Apr 28, 2014

Thanks so much!! I am fairly new at making these logic-grids and am glad for the positive rating.
trewqus*
Apr 28, 2014

nice work! I would have liked it a little harder--and I think some of the clues may be unnecessary, but well done overall
J-Fiveus*
May 18, 2014

I misread I thought it said pages instead of words.
klsowell**
Jun 20, 2014

Lol, if there's a 10000-page book in the world, I want it just to say I own the world's longest book.
mrsfessler*
Jul 16, 2014

Interesting topic. The puzzle could be solved without clue #4
AcedA*
Apr 15, 2015

#3 is so stereotypical!
Nytwynd*ph*
Apr 22, 2015

the 10000 page book is quite easy to make.... just make sure that it's 1 word per page OR 1 letter page page
ultimatecubtgb*
Apr 28, 2015

Very easy but fun
bloody-albatrosAat*
Jun 15, 2015

Nice, but too many clues ... maybe move the fourth clue into hint section ...
LanceAlot*us*
Sep 26, 2015

Quick solve, but well done
_Eclipse_*
Nov 12, 2016

Jack wrote Pirate Quest with 5000 words, Elaine wrote Into the Garden with 2000 words and Lucy wrote Aether Dreams with 10,000 words.

Personally, I think Aether Dreams sounds the best.
THElogicalRESONtlb
Apr 17, 2017

This one I

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