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Six Jars and Arsenic Puzzle

  1. Jan 10, 2010 #1
    Six jars are placed (left to right: coffee, arsenic, and sugar on the top shelf; snuff, tea, and salt on the bottom shelf) and, thereafter filled up with these ingredients, making sure each jar contains something other than what the label says.

    It is known that:

    (i) The salt is located under the jar containing snuff, and:

    (ii) The sugar is located directly to the right of the jar containing coffee.

    Where is the arsenic?
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 10, 2010 #2
    Thx for a good puzzle..Dave
  4. Jan 10, 2010 #3
    Top shelf...Snuff/Tea/Arsenic...Bottom shelf...Salt/Coffee/Sugar
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