logic problems & word flowers

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 26 August, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 26 August, 2009, 12:00am

Six families are visiting Britain and each decides to hire a different car to visit the seaside. Can you work out what type of vehicle they hired, what colour it was and which seaside town they visited? Put a tick in the box when you know something did happen and a cross when it didn't.

1 The Pangs hired a Mercedes C200 to go to Bridlington.

2 The Tongs visited Weymouth.

3 The family who hired the Mercedes C200 chose a yellow one.

4 The Lams visited Llandudno in a Ford Mondeo.

5 The family who hired the green car did not hire a Ford Mondeo.

6 The family who visited Bournemouth hired a red Vauxhall Astra.

7 The Lees hired the green car.

8 The Wongs hired the red car.

9 The family who hired the Kia Sedona requested a silver one.

10 The Chans did not hire the black vehicle.

11 The family who went to Brighton hired the VW Passat.

12 The Chans did not hire the VW Passat.

13 The family who went to Blackpool hired the Saab 9-5.

FLOWER PUZZLE

Put the 19 six-letter words into the 19 numbered cells. The letters in the words must be written clockwise. The letters at the edges of interlocking cells must be the same. We have given you the word in cell 10 (warmed) and one letter in four other cells as clues.

access

basket

closes

corner

dashed

earths

estate

masses

pearls

rested

sauces

scares

seated

shares

speeds

titles

unless

warmed (10)

weaker

Answers:

Logic puzzle:

The Chans - blue Saab 9-5 - Blackpool; Lam family - black Ford Mondeo - Llandudno; The Lees - green VW Passat - Brighton; The Pangs - yellow Mercedes C200 - Bridlington; Tong family - silver Kia Sedona - Weymouth; The Wongs - red Vauxhall Astra - Bournemouth

Word flower:

1. estate, 2. titles, 3. speeds, 4. basket, 5. pearls, 6. access, 7. weaker, 8. shares, 9. seated, 10. warmed, 11. dashed, 12. rested, 13. masses, 14. unless, 15. scares, 16. sauces, 17. earths, 18. closes, 19. corner