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## Five Men Stood in a Line

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

 Puzzle ID: #885 Fun: (2.38) Difficulty: (1.93) Category: Logic Submitted By: Michelle

Five men stood in line (single file) at the grocery store. Their occupations are: programmer, salesman, accountant, IRS agent and a radio announcer.

- Mark, who is nearest to the cashier, called the radio announcer this morning.
- The salesman is not Mark.
- Darryl is in the middle of the line between the programmer and the IRS agent.
- Don is shopping for a dinner party.
- Matthew is the IRS agent's cousin.
- There is nobody behind Alex.
- Matthew is standing in front of Alex.
- The radio announcer is at one end of the line.

Identify each of the men with their chosen career.

Don - IRS agent

Mark - accountant

Matthew - programmer

Darryl - salesman

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 (user deleted) Nov 07, 2001 everybody is infront of alex, but mathew is directly in front tell-UN-igent Mar 20, 2002 This was fun. Not quite as challenging as "Einstein's Riddle", but still very enjoyable. dark-prince Apr 19, 2002 would have been harder if you had to identify where each man was standing as well jntrcs Apr 20, 2006 jeesh i can only do these with a logic grid o well tonjawithaj Sep 07, 2006 I tried this once and had a hard time with it...today I was able to figure out carreers and position in line fairly easily! Weird! (user deleted) Sep 26, 2007 the radio announcer is at one end of the line... then how can the person in the middle be the radio announcer? kingofda808 Nov 20, 2008 yeah i agree wit tozz u should of put it in order and make us put in order cuz it waz confusiing but i got their jobz right