Wear your logical hat and try to solve this riddle. You might win gold. (Wink, Wink)
You are on a quest to find the gold bar.
After crossing all hurdles, you reach the final stage.
You see 3 boxes and some instructions which say;
- One of the three boxes contains the gold bar.
- You get only one chance to select the right box.
- The boxes are labelled with hints, but only 1 of them is true.
The boxes have these labels on them;
Box 1: The gold is in this box.
Box 2: The gold is not in this box.
Box 3: The gold is not in box 1.
which box will you open to find the gold?
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Answer: Box 2 has the gold.
Since we know that only 1 statement is true, by trial and error you can find out that only when the gold is in box 2 does that condition suffice.