Saturday night, four couples went
to the town’s annual fall dance competition. Each couple dressed in
matching colors and they all performed very well. The competition was
fierce but friendly and everyone had a grand time. Determine the name of
each couple, their place in the competition, and the color each couple
The photography club went on a photo outing last week to take
advantage of the fall foliage. The weather was perfect and the
countryside was beautiful... Determine the full name of
each photographer, the type of camera they used, and what two subjects
each used to take their pictures.
Four friends met one day for lunch at
their favorite diner. Each ordered a sandwich, one side dish, and a
dessert. As it happens, everyone ordered something different.
Determine the full name of each person and what they had for lunch.
Sally and the other four
kids on Forest Street all ride the same bus to school. On Monday, each
of the kids got on the bus with an extra item besides their bag of
schoolbooks. Determine the full name of each kid, the order in which
they were picked up, the house number where each kid lived, and the
extra item each carried that day.
Gary and Rebecca are getting married! Her mother and some friends
busily planned a bridal shower, keeping Rebecca in the dark, of
course. From the clues below, determine the full names of four of
Rebecca’s friends, the gifts each gave, the snacks they brought to
serve, and what time they arrived.
The maternity ward at the hospital was a busy place last Saturday. In
the course of the day, five babies were delivered to five happy
couples. Determine the full name of the parents, the baby’s name, and
what time each baby was born.
Last weekend, the Woodland Boys summer camp hosted their annual swim
meet with their rivals, the Lakeside Boys camp, the Wild River camp,
and the Forest Ridge camp. From the clues, determine the full name of
each team captain, the camp each team was from, the team's colors, and
the event each team broke the record for.
Five men work in a manufacturing department at Gizmo, Inc. Each
commutes to work using a different mode of travel and most work on
different shifts (there are three shifts). Each person performs a
different job. From the clues, determine each person's full name, how
each gets to work, what shift they work, and what their job is.
A woman took her four kids shopping one afternoon. To keep peace, she
said she'd buy one item each of their choice. Also she bought each
child got an ice cream cone and a drink. From the clues, determine the
item each child got, the extra item each child snuck into the cart,
the flavor of ice cream each got, and the type of drink.
This year, all the employees at Gizmo, Inc participated in the annual
company picnic games. The employees were randomly placed on five
different teams and competed in five different events. From the clues,
determine the name of each team captain, the team names, the team
colors, each team's final place, and the event each team won.
Wilma and three other women were comparing notes about the
achievements of their sons. Each son had a favorite sport and each was
a star player. The boys ranged in age from 10 years old to 13 years
old. Determine the full name of each mother, the name of her son, the
sport each son played, and how old each son was.
Alice and four of her friends were talking
one night and discovered that each of them had a favorite fairy tale.
As the conversation progressed, they also determined that everyone had
a favorite comic strip and movie character. Surprisingly, everybody’s
was different. Determine each person’s full name, favorite fairy tale,
comic strip, and movie character.
Four people ordered items from a popular
mail order catalog. They all lived in the same apartment building and
all on the same floor. Each person ordered one item and each item was
delivered on a different day during the same week. Determine the full
name of each person, their apartment number, the day their item was
delivered, and what each item was.
Last weekend, Jason and four of his
friends had their first beach trip of the season. They met at the
beach at noon. Everyone brought different supplies, though towels and
swim trunks were on everybody’s list. Determine each person’s full
name, how long it took each to arrive, and what supplies each brought.
Spring is in the air and four garden enthusiasts are eagerly making
their plans for their spring planting. Each gardener is planning one
large garden planned for vegetables and several smaller gardens for
flowers... Use the clues to determine the full name of each gardener,
what new vegetable and flower will be grown, and which day each plans
to break ground.
A busy veterinarian had a full day of appointments with various people
and their pets. However, his secretary was having a bad day. The
computer crashed and they had to piece together who came in when...
Use the following clues to determine the full name of each pet owner,
the name of the pet, what kind of pet, and what time their appointment
Four neighbors decided one summer to improve their homes. Each couple planned on an outside home improvement to take advantage of the good summer weather. However, once they got started, they got carried away and worked on an inside home improvement too. Using the clues, determine the full name of each couple and the two home improvements each couple made.
Joe worked in the customer service department for Gadget, Inc. In one day, he got five customer complaint calls. Each call was from a different customer and each complaint was on a different product. From the clues, identify the full name of each person Joe talked to, the name of each customer's company, the product each customer owned, and the problem each customer had.
Four couples decided to go camping to the state forest one weekend. Each couple traveled in a different van and each chose a separate camping spot... Using a set of clues and our special interactive solving grid, determine the full name of each couple, the color of their van, and the number of their camping space.
Five maids were busy cleaning hotel rooms for the next night's guests. Each maid watched TV in the rooms while she worked and each room needed items replaced from the guests who stayed the night before. From the clues, determine the full name of each maid, what kind of TV shows each watched, what item each had to replace, and what room number each cleaned.