A Steel fixer, a painter, and an Electrician applied for jobs with a famous construction firm. From the information given below can you identify each worker's full name, job, and age?

Names: Ashraf, Nader, Maher.

Surnames: Fathy, Khedr, Badr.

Ages: 25, 30, 35

1. Fathy, the Electrician, is older than Ashraf.

2. Nader is the Painter.

3. The Steel fixer is 30 years old.

4. The youngest worker of the three is not called Badr.

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From the second clue we conclude the following:

ReplyDelete* Ashraf is not called Fathy, and he is not the electrician

* Ashraf is not 35 years old and Fathy is not 25 years old

From the third clue we conclude the following:

* Since Ashraf is not the electrician, and Nader is the painter, then the electrician must be Maher, and Ashraf must be the Steel Fixer

* Since Fathy is the electrician then Maher must be called Fathy

From clue number 4, we conclude the following:

* Fathy who is older than Ashraf must be 35

From Clue Number 5, we conclude the following:

* Since Badr is not 25 years old, and it is Fathy who is 35 then Badr must be 30, and he is the Steel Fixer

* Nader must then be Khedr and he is 25 years old

Late, but i solved it on my own i think:

ReplyDeleteAshraf Badr, Steel, 30

Nader Kefre, Painter, 25

Maher Fathy, Elec, 35

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ReplyDeleteI got Maher Fathy-Electrician-35Nader Khedr-Painter-25

Ashraf Badr- 30

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