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## X is a Y

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

 Puzzle ID: #1555 Fun: (2.13) Difficulty: (1.88) Category: Logic Submitted By: sam7630 Corrected By: Omaha345

An X is a Y, but a Y is not an X.

Replace X and Y with words to make the sentence make sense.

a SQUARE is a RECTANGLE, but a RECTANGLE is not a SQUARE.
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 maneesh Dec 02, 2001 That way there could be many solutions.. 1.A rhombus is a quadrilateral but a quadrilateral is not a rhombus Similarly many pairs like Square - Quadrilateral Rectangle - Quadrilateral Isoscles Triangle-Triangle Equilateral Triangle-Triangle Right Triangle-Triangle ..and lot more gilmoregirlsfan Jun 09, 2005 I learned ALL of thoose in the fifth grade! paul726 Mar 05, 2006 Also, a square is a rectangle, but a rectangle is not NECESSARILY a square. That is, it can be one. stil Apr 29, 2006 Wrong category. Geometry can involve computation, but all I see in this teaser is definition. tonjawithaj Sep 05, 2006 Good one, but I agree that there are MANY answers to this. lessthanjake789 Sep 14, 2006 math isnt even necessary. along the same lines of Y is not necessarily X - a spoon is a utensil but a utensil is not (necessarily) a spoon. or any inclusive thing to a larger group. the list goes on and on. 7mi27 Jul 01, 2008 I agree, the question wasn't phrased very well... efurosibina Jun 29, 2011 the teaser was not phrased properly.anything could stand for X and Y.