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Summer Jobs Brainteaser

Try this!  Five teenagers just got summer jobs at Funland Amusement.  Use the facts listed below to determine which teen has been assigned to each job. For help with using deductive reasoning to solve logic problems, click this link: Summer Study Skill’s Help Page

  •       Nigel is an only child.
  •       Louisa is a ticket taker.
  •       Lucy has worked at Funland for three years.
  •       Samantha’s sister operates the Ferris wheel.
  •       Neither Frank nor Nigel work at the concession stand.
  •       The ticket taker and the games manager are brother and sister.
  •       All managers must report for work a week before the others.
  •       The inexperienced workers always start out sweeping the fairways.

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Lori L does many things here at Simple Solutions, including writing blogs and math problems. She has an Elementary Education degree from Cleveland State University and taught many grades during her 15 years at St. Paschal Baylon School in Ohio, the first school that ever used Simple Solutions. She and her husband have two amazing children. She loves all things Cleveland including the Cleveland Ballet, Cavs, Indians, and even the Browns.

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