• Shirt
  • Name
  • Resolution
  • Boyfriend
  • Age
  • Juice
Woman #1 #1
Woman #2 #2
Woman #3 #3
Woman #4 #4
Woman #5 #5
  • The woman wearing the White shirt is somewhere between the woman drinking Cranberry juice and the 30-year-old woman, in that order.
  • Karen is at the second position.
  • The woman who wants to write a Book is somewhere to the left of the woman wearing the Red shirt.
  • Monique is drinking Orange juice.
  • Todd's girlfriend is somewhere between Austin's girlfriend and Jeffery's girlfriend, in that order.
  • The 34-year-old woman is next to the 32-year-old woman.
  • Brandy is somewhere to the right of the woman wearing the White shirt.
  • At the fourth position is Cory's girlfriend.
  • The woman drinking Pineapple juice is somewhere between Austin's girlfriend and the woman drinking Lemon juice, in that order.
  • Alexis is somewhere to the right of the woman wearing the White shirt.
  • The lady wearing the Red shirt is somewhere to the left of Evan's girlfriend.
  • At the fourth position is the 28-year-old woman.
  • Brandy is next to the woman who is drinking Lemon juice.
  • The woman who wants to earn more Money is exactly to the left of the woman who wants to lose Weight.
  • The woman drinking Mango juice is exactly to the left of the woman that wants to Travel more.
  • The lady wearing the Green shirt is somewhere between Todd's girlfriend and the lady wearing the Red shirt, in that order.
  • At the first position is the woman who wants to learn a new Language.
  • The woman drinking Orange juice is somewhere to the right of the woman wearing the Red shirt.
  • The woman wearing the Purple shirt is next to the oldest woman.
  • The 32-year-old lady wants to earn more Money.

How to play

  • Start by reading all the clues;
  • Find all the "basic" clues and mark them. The most basic clue is the one that states that something is in a determined house/position. Example:
    • The German lives in house three.
  • Sometimes you are going to need to deduce some information using two or more clues;
  • All the clues must be used;
  • The game ends when all the clues are correctly checked and everything is filled.

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Zebra Puzzles in Education

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