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A museum has an average of 500 visitors on Sundays and 200 on other days. The average number of visitors per day in a month of 30 days beginning with a Sunday is:









After a local Bank robbery, five suspects were being interviewed.

Below is a summary of their statements.

Police know that each of them told the truth in one of the statements and lied in the other.

From this information can you tell who committed the crime?

B said:
   It wasn't C
   It was A

D said:
   It was C
   It wasn't A

C said:
   It was B
   It wasn't E

A said:
   It was E
   It wasn't B

E said:
   It was D
   It was A


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