# On which day did the argument take place?

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7 friends had the following conversation.

A: The day after tomorrow is Wednesday.

B: No, today is Wednesday.

C: Both of you are wrong, Wednesday is tomorrow.

D: Today is neither Monday, nor Tuesday, nor Wednesday.

E: I am pretty sure that Thursday was yesterday.

F: No, yesterday was Tuesday.

G: All I know, is yesterday wasn’t Saturday.

Only one of them is telling the truth.
On which day did the argument take place?

posted Jul 9, 2018

Friday as other options excluded due to contradiction with each other

A: refers to Monday- contradicts with D, excluded
B: refers to Wednesday- contradicts with D & repeat of F, excluded
C: refers to Tuesday- contradicts with D, excluded
D: neither Monday, nor Tuesday, nor Wednesday- contradicts with A, B, C & F, excluded
E: refers to Friday- seems only correct one
F: refers to Wednesday- contradicts with D and repeat of B, excluded
G: yesterday wasn’t Saturday- excludes one day but doesn't suggest any day instead, doesn't exclude Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday, excluded

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