Question: Mrs. Stotch is a fifth grade teacher. One of her students took her apple. Mrs. Stotch has narrowed the suspects down to Billy, Paige, and Tyler. Each of these students give these statements:
Billy: I didn't do it.
Paige: I didn't do it.
Tyler: Paige did it!
Mrs. Stotch knows that only one of the kids is telling the truth. Which one is telling the truth and who took the apple?
Answer: Billy did it. Paige is telling the truth so she didn't do it. Tyler is lying so he reinforces that Paige didn't do it. Billy is lying so he did it.
Question: A man is found dead on a Sunday morning. His wife calls the police immediately. The police question the wife and staff. The wife said she was asleep, the cook said he was cooking breakfast, the gardener said she was picking vegetables, the butler said he was cleaning the closet, and the maid said she was getting the post. The police immediately arrested the murderer.Who was the murderer?
Answer: The maid because there's no post on Sundays.