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Nurse or Not

Three working women have different careers. If only one of statements 1, 2 and 3 are true, can you tell whether or not Mary is a nurse?

  1. This statement is only true if statement 5 is false.
  2. This statement is true if statements 4 or 5, or both 4 and 5 are true.
  3. This statement is false only if both statements 6 and 1 are true.
  4. Mary is a nurse.
  5. Karen is an artist.
  6. Sarah is a photographer.
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Car Accident

Two cars were involved in an accident in the center of town. The man who was driving a little green car, had overtaken a big black car. The driver had misjudged the distance between him and the on-coming traffic and had to swerve back in, causing the black car to swerve and crash into a shop window.

When the occupants of the cars were examined everyone in the green car was okay, but in the black car was one dead man. However, the driver of the green car was not charged with manslaughter, why was this so?

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