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Puzzle: War codes

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John Doe was decrypting a code message. In the code language 'Gura Beha' meant 'Clear Water', 'Puak Goma' meant 'Overcast Sky' and 'Puak Suka Beha' meant 'Clear Blue Sky'.
What code word has been used to represent the word 'Blue'?
a) Puak
b) Beha
c) Suka
d) Gura

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By  Roshan





Roshan Roshan   5 years ago

Answer: (c)Suka
Reason: Gura Beha = Clear Water ------ (1)
and Puak Suka Beha = Clear Blue Sky ---- (2)
From (1) and (2): Beha = Clear --------- (3)
Also, Puak Goma = Overcast Sky --------- (4)
From (2) and (4): Puak = Sky ----------- (5)
Substituting (3) and (5) in (2),
we get Blue = Suka

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