### Brain Teasers

# Glasses or Contacts?

Logic-Grid
Logic Grid puzzles come with a handy interactive grid that will help you solve the puzzle based on the given clues.Logic-Grid

Three friends need glasses. One wears glasses, one wears contacts, and the other wears special sunglasses that can also become regular glasses. Figure out who wears what and how much they paid for their corrective eyewear.

Clues:

1. The sunglasses are 3 times the cost of the glasses, but the contacts are half the cost of the glasses.

2. Dennis spent under $200.

3. Alice spent more than Serena, who spent less than Dennis.

Clues:

1. The sunglasses are 3 times the cost of the glasses, but the contacts are half the cost of the glasses.

2. Dennis spent under $200.

3. Alice spent more than Serena, who spent less than Dennis.

### Answer

The glasses are $165. The sunglasses are 3 times that, which means they cost $495. But the contacts are half the cost of the glasses, which is $82.50.Dennis spent under $200, so he didn't buy the sunglasses. Serena spent less than Dennis (who spent under $200) so she didn't buy the sunglasses either. Which means Alice bought the sunglasses. Dennis spent more than Serena, so he bought the glasses and Serena got the contacts.

Dennis/glasses/$165

Alice/sunglasses/$495

Serena/contacts/$82.50

Hide Answer Show Answer

## What Next?

View a Similar Brain Teaser...

If you become a registered user you can vote on this brain teaser, keep track of which ones you have seen, and even make your own.

### Solve a Puzzle

Comments hidden to avoid spoilers.

## Follow Braingle!