# Tom is younger than Rose, but older than Will and Jack, in that order. Rose is younger than Susie...................

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Tom is younger than Rose, but older than Will and Jack, in that order. Rose is younger than Susie, but older than Jack. Jack is younger than Jim. Susie is older than Rose, but younger than Jim. Jim is older than Tom. Who is the oldest?

posted May 4, 2015

## 1 Solution

JIM is the oldest

Tom (A) is younger than Rose (B) but older than Will (C) and Jack (D) in that order. = B<C,D
Rose (B) is younger than Susie (E) but older than Jack(D) . = E<B<D
Jack(D) is younger than Jim(F). = F<D
Susie(E) is older than Rose(B), but younger than Jim(F). = F<E<B
Jim(F) is older than Tom(A). = F<A
Putting all together, F<E<B<A<D<C
That is, JIM<SUSIE<ROSE<TOM<JACK<WILL.

solution May 5, 2015

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