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You escape from a dungeon and face four doors. You know that:

1. Only one of them is an exit and the others are trapped.

2. Two of the statements on the doors are true, The other two are false

The statements on the Doors are:

Door 1: I am not trapped

Door 2: You do not want to open me

Door 3: I am trapped

Door 4: The Statement on Door 1 is falseWhich of the doors allow you to get out of the dungeon safely?

The above question appeared in a Newspaper I read and the following answer was given. Would anyone explain it to me?

(It can be also posssible that the given answer is wrong)

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**wintersolstice****Real Member**- Registered: 2009-06-06
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Why did the chicken cross the Mobius Band?

To get to the other ...um...!!!

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Nice explanation!

Thanks

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
- Registered: 2012-11-29
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I think Door

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?

3.141592653589793238...

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