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Hooked on Books

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For their fall book reports, Brooke, Carla, Tony, and Nadine each read 4 of the books shown above. Their teacher told them that each book had to be from a different category. Nobody read the same combination of books.

  • All four students read a mystery, but Brooke and Tony both read the longer mystery.
  • Everyone except Tony read a book from a series. Nadine was the only one to read the longer of the two choices.
  • Tony and Carla read the longest book.
  • Nadine read the biography and the classic that no one else read.
  • Carla did not read a biography.
  • Brooke read the longer historical fiction but the shorter biography.
  • Tony and Carla read the shorter historical-fiction book.
How many pages did each person read?

 


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