Logic Puzzles

Tall Men Next Door


Difficulty:

Next door to me live four brothers of different heights. Their average height is 74 inches, and the difference in heipht among the first three men is two inches/'The difference between the third and the fourth man is six inches.

Can you tell how tall is each brother?

ANSWER

The first brother is 70 inches tall, the second 72 the third 74 and the fourth brother 80 inches tall.


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Logic Puzzle: Tall Men Next Door

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