Puzzle Solution
Eden: #1 #2 #3 #4

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Garden of Eden Solution #3 submitted by Khaled Hammouda

 

Numbers in red are the # of truths each one says.
Each one should tell a different # of truths (from 0-4).
Basic Logic Assume snake never lies Snake must
be lieing
Assume Adam
always truthful
Assume Eve
always truthful
Adam 0 0 0 4 0
1. The snake ate the apple. 0 1 0
2. The snake was in the garden. 0 1 0
3. Eve has not weeded the garden. 1 0
4. Abel failed to do his chores. 1 0
 
Eve 1 1 2 2 4
5. Adam ate the apple. 0 0 1
6. We are not all equally truthful. 1 1 1 1 1
7. I was out weeding the garden. 0 1
8. The snake lies. 0 1 1 1
 
Cain 1 2 1 1 1
9. Abel ate the apple. 0 0 0
10. Abel doesn't always tell the truth. 1 1 1 1 1
11. Mother has always preferred Abel. 0 0
12. The snake never lies. 1 0 0 0
 
Abel 0 1 0 0 2
13. Cain ate the apple. 0 0 0
14. The snake can't see over the hedge. 1 1
15. I have done my chores. 0 1
16. The snake ate the apple. 0 0 0
 
Snake 0 4 0 0 3
17. I was not in the garden. 1 0 1
18. Eve ate the apple. 1 0 0
19. Cain is Eve's favorite son. 1 1
20. I can't see over the hedge.   1     1
Can't find anyone
who tells 3 truths!
above table is
always correct
Can't find anyone
who tells 3 truths!
CORRECT!!!
ADAM ate the apple

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