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Answer – Mail Boy did it
As,
1. Cook kept under the book – Possible
2. Maid kept in between page 1 & 2 – Possible (As they checked between page 1 & 2)
Mail boy saw the bill sticking out of the book it means it was kept in the book. So, maid was innocent
3. Mail Boy kept in between page 2 & 3. – NOT possible
If A normal book have 1 & 2 pages on separate sheet then, 2 & 3 must be on same sheet and so cant hold anything in between,So, Mail Boy case is not possible and hence, he was lying.
This answer accepted by SherlockHolmes. on 12th April 2016 Earned 20 points.
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Answer – 311311222119311311222117
Explanation
987, 191817, 111911181117, 311931183117, 132119132117, 11131221191113122117 …
This looks a little scary. The sequence seem to grow at an alarming rate.
The logical relation is quite easy– Logic – Count the number of each type of digit, out loud.
Take 1st number – 987
In above, (1 times 9)(1 times 8)(1 times 7) > 191817
In above, (1 times 1)(1 times 9)(1 times 1)(1 times 8)(1 times 1)(1 times 7) > 111911181117
and so on…..
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…
So, last given number is – 11131221191113122117
Hence, Next would be,
(3 times 1)(1 times 3)(1 times 1)(2 times 2)(2 times 1)(1 times 9)( 3 times 1)(1 times 3)(1 times 1)(2 times 2)(2 times 1)(1 times 7) => 311311222119311311222117This answer accepted by SherlockHolmes. on 25th February 2016 Earned 20 points.
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See the figure for the answer. Wasn’t it a bit tricky?
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C7 => B8
Exchange pawn for a knightCheckMate
GameOver
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Feeling on top of the World
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There are 17 squares in the given picture.
If the smallest square is of 1 unit,
Then there are 6 squares of 1 unit side, 8 squares with side 2 unit, 2 squares with ide 3 unit and 1 square with side 4 unit. 5590 views
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16 (5+1+1+4+5)
5 black coloured squares.
1 red coloured square.
1 blue coloured square.
4 small green coloured squares in middle.
5 large green coloured squares. 4618 views
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The total number of squares are 17.
Let us assume that the smaller square is 1 unit in size.Number of squares with 1 unit size = 12
Number of squares with 2 unit size = 5There is no square with 3 unit size.
Thus total number of squares = 12 + 5 = 17.
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