Privacy Policy

Terms & Conditions

See Details This website uses cookies. By using this website you are accepting the use of cookies. For more information please view our privacy policy.
Hint: The fourth player is the key to this tricky question.
Answer: 9 points.
Respectively the scores were 7, 14, 20, 30, 23, 9.
If the six player were A, B, C, D, E and F we know that:
A + B + C + D + E + F = 103 [1]
and
A = B ÷ 2
B = C  6
C = D x 2 ÷ 3
E = D  A (see note at end)
F = E  14
Since D is the letter we're missing information for, it's best to find all of the other letters in terms of D. These steps are left as an exercise, but the result is:
A = (2D  18) ÷ 6
B = (2D  18) ÷ 3
C = 2D ÷ 3
E = (2D + 9) ÷ 3
F = (2D  33) ÷ 3
We can then use these all in [1] to find that D = 30. Which allows us to find F = 9.
Small note: if we chose E = A  D (instead of E = D  A) we'd end up with a negative value for E, which isn't allowed.
Puzzle 128
Are you ready for an an intelligence test?
What is the colour of the sea?
Which animal has stipes?
What number comes before 10?
What is the time?
What do flowers smell like?
How many questions have you been asked?
You were also asked if you would like to take an intelligence test!
BrainBashers™ is a trademark. This website uses cookies. By using this website you are accepting the use of cookies. For more information please view our privacy policy. By using this website you are also agreeing to our terms and conditions.